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Myanmar ends media censorship

YANGON: Myanmar's government said Monday it was abolishing the harsh practice of directly censoring the country's media, the most dramatic move yet toward allowing freedom of expression in the long-repressed nation.

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Bo’s wife gets suspended death sentence

BEIJING: Disgraced Chinese politician Bo Xilai's wife Gu Kailai, who confessed to murdering a British businessman, was today handed down a suspended death sentence by a Hefei court in a high-profile case that triggered a major political scandal in ruling CPC and cost her husband his job.

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