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Bo Xilai Allowed To Appeal Life Sentence

Reuters | Posted 12.08.2013 | World

BEIJING, Oct 9 (Reuters) - A court in eastern China on Wednesday allowed ousted former senior politician Bo Xilai to appeal against ...

China's Most Sensationalist Trial Hints At Love Triangle

AP | GILLIAN WONG | Posted 10.26.2013 | World

JINAN, China — China's most sensational trial in decades ended with disgraced politician Bo Xilai hinting at a love triangle involving his wife ...

Chinese Court Liveblogs Bo Xilai Trial On Social Media

AP | DIDI TANG | Posted 08.23.2013 | World

BEIJING -- Much of China was riveted to the stream of microblog updates from the trial of disgraced politician Bo Xilai – even a TV anchorwoman ...

Bo Xilai Calls Wife 'Insane' After Damning Testimony

Reuters | Posted 10.23.2013 | World

By John Ruwitch JINAN, China, Aug 23 (Reuters) - Fallen Chinese politician Bo Xilai called his wife insane after she testified at his ...

China Finally Indicts Disgraced Politician

AP | GILLIAN WONG | Posted 07.25.2013 | World

BEIJING -- Deposed politician Bo Xilai will go on trial on charges of corruption and abuse of power within weeks, wrapping up a festering scandal that...

China Punishes Man Posting Bo Xilai Case Details Online

AP | DIDI TANG | Posted 10.13.2012 | World

BEIJING -- A Chinese man has been ordered to serve seven days in detention for posting details online about the case of a former police chief that set...

Ex-Police Chief To Be Tried In China's Scandal Of The Decade

AP | GILLIAN WONG | Posted 11.14.2012 | World

BEIJING — China's presumed next leader has made a public appearance for the first time in two weeks. The official Xinhua News Agency says Vice ...

Wife Of Ousted Chinese Politician Charged With Murder

AP | GILLIAN WONG and CHARLES HUTZLER | Posted 09.25.2012 | World

BEIJING — Prosecutors have charged the wife of ousted Chinese politician Bo Xilai and a family aide with the murder of a British businessman, th...

Bo Scandal 'Isolated Case'

Reuters | Posted 07.24.2012 | World

By Benjamin Kang Lim and Chris Buckley BEIJING, May 25 (Reuters) - Chinese President Hu Jintao has demanded senior Communist Party off...

British FM: Briton Killed In China Not A Spy

AP | DAVID STRINGER | Posted 06.26.2012 | World

LONDON — Britain's Foreign Secretary William Hague on Thursday took the unusual step of publicly insisting that a U.K. businessman who died in s...

The Bo Xilai Scandal and What It Says About Us

Michael Levy | Posted 06.25.2012 | World
Michael Levy

The Bo Xilai scandal is many things. It is intriguing, complex, significant, and even sexy. But don't believe the hype. It will no more bring down Beijing than Watergate brought down Washington.

Son Of Chinese Fallen Leader Speaks Out On Scandal

AP | CHRISTOPHER BODEEN | Posted 06.25.2012 | World

BEIJING -- The son of fallen Chinese politician Bo Xilai defended his academic record and social life while at university in England and the United St...

China Ousts Top Politician, Suspects Wife Of Murder

AP | CHARLES HUTZLER | Posted 06.10.2012 | World

BEIJING — A flamboyant and telegenic politician who until recently seemed destined for the top ranks of China's leadership was stripped of his m...