Asia Former Mongolian president Nambaryn Enkhbayar, found guilty in August 2012 of graft and sentenced to four years in prison, was pardoned by the man who unseated him in a 2009 election.
Asia The daughter of former Chinese leader Hu Yaobang has denied any connection to an investigation into bribery by UK drug giant GlaxoSmithKline.
Asia Sun Liansheng, former chief of Development and Reform Commission in Shanghai’s Nanhui District and former chairman of Nanhui Urban and Rural Construction Development Co., received an 11-year sentence for taking bribes totaling $455,376 from real...
Asia Audit director of Henan provincial Education Department, Feng Zhe, was sentenced to 15 years in prison for taking $371,518 in bribes and owning $1.3 million unexplained assets.
Asia Two senior legislators in south China's Guangdong Province were removed from their posts on Wednesday following probes into their alleged discipline violations, the legislature said.
Asia Huang Dongliang says his uncle was being ignored by his low-paid cancer specialist at a Chinese government hospital. So the family gave the doctor a "hongbao," the traditional red envelope used for gifts, with 3,000 yuan ($480).
Asia China's work safety watchdog on Wednesday announced that 27 people have been punished over an explosion that left four people dead last month at a tank storage area owned by PetroChina in northeast China.
Asia In an apparent bid to earn a more lenient sentence, disgraced Chinese leader Bo Xilai has agreed to plead guilty at a trial likely to be held within weeks, three sources said Wednesday.
Asia More than 2,000 Party and government officials have been punished as of late June for breaking new Party rules against extravagance and excess formality, an official from China's top anti-graft agency said on Monday.