Seven Sentenced to Death for Drug Smuggling
   2014-06-18 11:46:13    CRIENGLISH.com      Web Editor: Wang Mengzhen

 

 

BEIJING MORNING POST

Hunan Officials Punished

Local authorities say a total of 466 officials involved in an election scandal in Hunan have been punished.

The officials are connected to a vote-buying scandal that triggered public outrage last year.

The provincial legislature says more than 500 lawmakers have been disqualified or dismissed.

THE BEIJING NEWS

Student Cheating

A China Central Television report has exposed an organized cheating ring in the national college entrance examinations or gaokao in Henan.

The police are now involved, as is the Ministry of Education.
 
College students involved in cheating will be expelled, while high school students who hired others to take the test will have their scores canceled.

SHANGHAI DAILY
 
3 More Questioned in CCTV Bribe Probe
 
Three more staffers with China Central Television's finance and economics channel-2 are being questioned over bribery allegations.

A senior producer, as well as an anchor and a director, are being questioned.

The director-general of CCTV-2 is also under investigation amid questions about his huge income.

GLOBAL TIMES

Seven Sentenced to Death for Drug Smuggling

A court in Shandong has sentenced seven people to death for drug smuggling.

Three others among a group of 17 have been given death with a 2-year reprieve, which is the equivilant of a life-sentence.

The court says its handed down the harsh punshiments to deter others from dealing drugs.

BEIJING YOUTH DAILY

Cooperation on Public Health

Health authorities in Beijing, Tianjin and Hebei are going to strengthen their cooperation when dealing with possible public health emergencies.

The three neighboring governments will have their best emergency medical experts participate in a drill next month to cope with potential public health emergencies.

CHINA DAILY

Flight Gets Lost

A flight from Nanchang to Singapore was delayed for over 8-hours during a stop-over in Nanning, after the pilot got lost while on the taxiway.

The incident involved a China Eastern flight.

Its unclear what caused the flight crew to lose their direction on the tarmac.

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