The HRIC Daily Brief is a daily selection of news stories and commentary related to human rights in China, drawn from Chinese- and English-language news and online media sources that we monitor daily. In addition to headlines and source links, HRIC also provides English translation of Chinese headlines.

Thursday, October 17, 2013

Corruption (腐败)

Mayor of Chinese city is held by Communist Party investigators
New York Times, October 17, 2013

科研经费每年千亿流失 部分申请需返点潜规则
60% of China's science budget spent on conferences, business trips
First Caijing Daily, October 17, 2013, October 17, 2013


Mistress-driven anticorruption: study says 15% of accusers are lovers
Wall Street Journal, October 17, 2013