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China cracks down on rumours, removes 210,000 online posts (Lead)


April 12th, 2012 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 12 (IANS) China has removed over 210,000 online posts since mid-March and shut down 42 websites in its crackdown on Internet-based rumour-mongering, a senior official said Thursday.Liu Zhengrong, ... Read more...

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China cracks down on rumours, removes 210,000 online posts


April 12th, 2012 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 12 (IANS) China has removed more than 210,000 online posts since mid-March and shut down 42 websites in its crackdown on Internet-based rumour-mongering, Xinhua quoted a senior official ... Read more...

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China cracks down on online crime, over 1,000 held (Lead)


March 31st, 2012 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 31 (IANS) In a massive nationwide crackdown on internet crime, Chinese police Saturday said they have arrested 1,065 suspects and deleted more than 208,000 "harmful" online messages. Six ... Read more...

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China cracks down on high kindergarten fees


January 4th, 2012 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 4 (IANS) China has decided to ban the unauthorized collection of kindergarten fees, its latest bid to crack down on the excessively high costs of pre-school education."The move ... Read more...

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China cracks down on bogus cigarette dens, 78 held


November 14th, 2011 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 14 (IANS) Police in China have busted 122 criminal dens and arrested 78 suspects in a raid on a bogus cigarette manufacturing ring in nine provinces, the government ... Read more...

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China cracks 28,000 IPR violation cases


November 6th, 2011 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 6 (IANS) Police in China have cracked over 28,000 cases during the course of a year-long crackdown on intellectual property rights (IPR) infringements and counterfeit goods, Xinhua ... Read more...

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China cracks down on pornography


October 21st, 2011 - 11:03 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 21 (IANS) Police in China have launched a crackdown in different parts of the country as part of their anti-pornography drive, arresting 69 people and seizing thousands of ... Read more...

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China cracks down on cheating at world’s largest test


June 3rd, 2011 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 3 (IANS) China has begin a crackdown on sale of high-tech devices that can be used for cheating as 9.3 million students prepare to take the world's largest ... Read more...

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China cracks down on Liu Xiaobo’s supporters ahead of Nobel peace prize ceremony


December 10th, 2010 - 6:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 10 (ANI): China has prevented supporters of jailed dissident Liu Xiaobo from travelling abroad just a day ahead of Nobel peace prize ceremony in his honour.Beijing is furious at ... Read more...

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China cracks down on online smear activities


November 12th, 2010 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Nov.12 (ANI): A police investigation has revealed that a Beijing-based Internet PR company launched a smear campaign, and this has prompted the authorities to consider clipping the wings of Internet users ... Read more...

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China cracks down on dissidents despite dissident getting Nobel Peace Prize


October 29th, 2010 - 4:32 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Oct. 29 (ANI): China has defied widespread international criticism and continued its crackdown on human rights activists and lawyers despite one of its dissident citizens receiving the coveted Nobel Peace prize.Jailed ... Read more...

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China cracks down on ‘anonymous’ Internet and Cell-phone users


May 5th, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, May 5 (ANI): China is vigourously promoting the use of real-name registration for users of Internet and cell phone services.Continuing its earlier efforts to adopt a real-name registration system for website ... Read more...

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China cracks down on new set of political activists, writers and lawyers


January 4th, 2009 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 4 (ANI): China has launched a tough countrywide crackdown on a new network of political activists, writers and lawyers who have supported a bold new manifesto that presses for ... Read more...

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