Party throws out Bo Xilai

China's ruling Communist Party has expelled disgraced senior politician Bo Xilai from the party. He will also face criminal charges.

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Four policemen sentenced to jail for covering up Neil Heywood's murder

Four policemen accused of covering up Neil Heywood's murder have been given prison sentences, ranging from five to 11 years.

Former deputy Chongqing police chief Guo Weiguo and leading officer Li Yang were sentenced to 11 years.

Officers Wang Pengfei and Wang Zhi were given five years each.

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