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China ex-railway minister convicted for graft
Liu Zhijun given suspended death sentence for taking bribes and giving lucrative projects to associates.
Last updated: 08 Jul 2013 05:57 GMT
China ex-minister tied to bullet-train graft
Former top railway official allegedly took more than $125m in kickbacks on government contracts linked to bullet trains.
Last updated: 10 Apr 2013 11:00 GMT
China's mighty trip over mistresses
Liaisons with concubines have led to the downfall of many as Communist state uses promiscuity to nail officials.
Last updated: 17 Jun 2012 14:07 GMT
Chinese rail workers killed in accident
Twenty-one dead after a vehicle transporting them to work overturned in country's third rail-related accident this year.
Last updated: 29 Oct 2011 09:57 GMT
China recalls bullet trains in rail overhaul
Another blow to country's high-speed rail network, already reeling from suspension of all new projects.
Last updated: 12 Aug 2011 10:13 GMT
Crash-weary China puts brakes on rail plans
Beijing suspends all new rail projects and imposes safety checks on existing lines after last month's deadly wreck.
Last updated: 11 Aug 2011 11:11 GMT
'Faulty signal' blamed for China train crash
Amid public outcry, Premier Wen vows to punish those responsible for accident in which 39 people were killed.
Last updated: 28 Jul 2011 09:12 GMT
China sacks officials after fatal train crash
Government fires three top railway officials, as rescue efforts continue in bid to find victims of high-speed crash.
Last updated: 24 Jul 2011 18:26 GMT
Dozens die on derailed Chinese bullet train
Ultra-fast trains collide after loss of power, causing two carriages to fall from bridge, killing 32 people.
Last updated: 23 Jul 2011 21:07 GMT
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