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Disgraced top official Ling Jihua expelled from party

Former Chinese President Hu Jintao’s top adviser Ling Jihua has been kicked out of the ruling Communist Party and sacked from his government post, state news agency Xinhua said Monday night. The 58-year-old is accused of violating party discipline, taking bribes, illegally obtaining confidential information about the party and the country, abusing his power to […]