As domestic security chief, I made Chinese people vanish on a regular basis. So I’m puzzled at the fuss over this missing flight.
On the 17 December, the deadline for the first J visa for the New York Times’s China bureau expires – but will the bureau?
The scene: a tense ‘open’ courtroom in Jinan Supreme Court, Shandong province. Three judges, dressed in black, enter…
JINAN (China Daily Show) – Former Chongqing Party Secretary Bo Xilai was today spectacularly cleared of all charges of embezzlement, misuse of power and crimes of fashion.
BEIJING (China Daily Show) – Leaders are utterly corrupt, their self-serving policies denying citizens even their basic constitutional rights, the People’s Daily has sensationally claimed.
LUSHAN (China Daily Show) – The Red Cross has pledged to investigate how money intended for the charity’s managers instead made its way to a needy child orphaned by the recent Sichuan earthquake.
BEIJING (China Daily Show) – Mixed reactions have greeted the news that China’s unstoppable economic rise will soon hand it a dubious new honor: world’s most corrupt nation.
GUIYANG (China Daily Show) – Surrounded by stacked bills amounting to several million dollars, corrupt Guizhou rail official Du Guan admits he is no longer quite certain why he needs that much money.
LANZHOU (China Daily Show) – An adult male who was astonished to learn of Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao’s family wealth has been found in a remote Chinese village, anthropologists claim.
BEIJING (China Daily Show) – A puzzled Bo Xilai wondered this morning why his daily beating had been neglected recently.