Detained without informing relatives

Detained without informing relatives

According to the revisions to the Criminal Procedure Law, crime suspect endangering national security can be detained without informing relatives. “The revised law says that when suspects or defendants are ‘involved in crimes concerning state security, terrorism or especially serious corruption and notification of where they are residing could obstruct investigations,’ they can be held […]

Bo: my fault to promote Wang Lijun

Bo: my fault to promote Wang Lijun

Mar 9, Bo Xilai and Huang Qifan at press conference of Chongqing delegation for the Fifth Session of the 11th NPC. Bo said that it was his fault to promote Wang Lijun in Chongqing’s crime crackdown. When asked what lessons can be learned from Wang’s incident, Bo Xilai said the investigation has not ended yet, […]

Huang Qifan: Chongqing will answer all questions on Open Day

Huang Qifan: Chongqing will answer all questions on Open Day

Mar 9 will be the Open Day of Chongqing delegation for the Fifth Session of the 11th NPC. According to Chongqing Mayor Huang Qifan, the delegation will answer all questions from journalists on that day. The story behind the Chongqing deputy Mayor Wang Lijun’s absence has become the focus of the two sessions this year. […]

CPPCC member demands apology from the Ministry of Education

CPPCC member demands apology from the Ministry of Education

CPPCC member, Professor Ge Jianxiong (葛剑雄) from Fudan University demands apology from the Ministry of Education for exam paper leak of 2012 graduate school entrance exam. Minister of Education Yuan Guiren (袁贵仁) was questioned by reporters after the meeting session. January 7, 2012 graduate examinations were held nationally. It is been learned that the English […]

North Korean soldiers shoot target with Lee’s name

North Korean soldiers shoot target with Lee’s name

March 5, the Korean People’s Army held a live fire exercise on the west coast of DPRK. Soldiers shoot target with Lee Myung-bak’s name using automatic rifles and pistols. According to the KCNA report, the North Korean army is waiting for the command to attack South Korea. Militia training photo released by North Korea on […]

Ni Ping and Mao Xinyu at CPPCC

Ni Ping and Mao Xinyu at CPPCC

Mar 4, after CPPCC session, CPPCC National Committee Member Ni Ping came across Mao Xinyu in Beijing International Hotel. “I watched your program on TV, you interpreted the artistic conception of Mao Zedong’s poem in a romantic way, which is so great.” said Ni Ping.

Premier Wen delivers government work report

Premier Wen delivers government work report

March 5, the fifth meeting of the 11th National People’s Congress opened at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao delivers the government work report during the opening meeting. According to the report, the government is projecting a deficit of 800 billion yuan (about 127 billion U.S. dollars), a decrease […]

Xi: promoting stability, development and harmony in HK

Xi: promoting stability, development and harmony in HK

Member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee, Vice President Xi Jinping attended the CPPCC group meeting of Hong Kong and Macao members. Xi stressed the need to grasp the opportunity and deepen mutually beneficial cooperation between the Mainland, Hong Kong and Macao. Promoting stability, development and harmony has […]

Massive rally in DPRK

Massive rally in DPRK

Pyongyang citizen Sunday gathered in Kim Il-Sung Square to denounce the South Korean military and defend Kim Jong-un, the vice chairman of Korean Workers Party Central Military Commission. This is the largest rally since the funeral of Kim Jong-il.