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Larry Lang Live

Friday, 15.9.2006

“A popular television host known as China’s Larry King said on Wednesday that Shanghai authorities pulled the plug on his talk show this year to prevent him from exposing a sensitive case of local official corruption. In his first interview with Western media since being forced off of the air in February, Taiwan-born finance professor Lang Hsien-ping said he kept silent after receiving threats of expulsion, imprisonment and even assassination. His show — Larry Lang Live — was a near overnight success after it started in 2004 in a city whose residents pack into brokerages to play the stock market, becoming one of the city’s three most popular programs …” Quelle: NYT/ Reuters. 

Chinese swell numbers at British universities

Friday, 15.9.2006

Quelle: The Guardian.

Kloster Qingliansi bei Jincheng, Provinz Shanxi

Friday, 15.9.2006

Foto: Shen Yun