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Bo Xilai indicted for corruption, abuse of power in China


Disgraced Chinese leader Bo Xilai was Thursday charged with bribery, embezzlement and abuse of power by prosecutors in one of the biggest political scandals to hit the ruling Communist Party in decades.

China leader warns corruption could trigger 'collapse'


China's president Hu Jintao on Thursday warned the Communist Party faces 'collapse' if it fails to clean up corruption and called for an economic revamp as he opened a congress to inaugurate a new sla

China's Bo Xilai expelled from Communist Party


Disgraced Chinese politician Bo Xilai has been expelled from the ruling Communist party, state media said Sunday, clearing the way for him to face criminal trial.

The decision, made at a meeting of

China's Bo Xilai stripped of parliament seat: Xinhua

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Disgraced Chinese politician Bo Xilai has been expelled from the country's parliament and stripped of his legal immunity, clearing the way for his prosecution, state media said on Friday.

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Bo ouster shows unity in China party: State media


China's Communist Party has put on a forceful display of unity by expelling Bo Xilai, state media said on Saturday, but web users denounced the case as a sign of deep-rooted corruption plaguing the ru

China says disgraced Bo Xilai to 'face justice'


Disgraced Chinese politician Bo Xilai will ‘face justice’ for a litany of crimes including abuse of power, bribes and improper sexual relations with multiple partners, state media said on Friday.


China ex-police chief gets 15 years jail


A Chinese court on Monday sentenced Wang Lijun, the top police official whose defection to US Consulate has sparked off country's biggest political scandal, to 15 years in prison.

Wang, 52, once a c

Will Chinese politician’s wife’s ‘lookalike’ serve jail term for Heywood’s murder?

Experts have said that Gu Kailai, wife of disgraced Chinese politician Bo Xilai, employed a ‘lookalike’ to take her place in court during her trial for the murder of British businessman Neil Heywood.

China's Gu Kailai gets death sentence with reprieve: Witnesses


A Chinese court on Monday sentenced Gu Kailai, wife of ousted politician Bo Xilai, to death with a two-year reprieve for murdering a British businessman, witnesses to the closed-door hearing said, in

China opens murder trial of ousted leader’s wife


China's most politically sensitive trial in three decades opened on Thursday with police dragging two protesters away from a courthouse where the wife of ousted Politburo member Bo Xilai is expected to be swiftly convicted of murder.

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