According to state news agency Xinhua, China has formally launched a criminal probe into former senior politician Bo Xilai.
"The Supreme People's Procuratorate has decided to put Bo Xilai under investigation for alleged criminal offences," Xinhua said in a brief English-language report.
More top news
A Cornish village fundraising to develop a community centre were helped out with a donation from an unlikely source - the Emir of Dubai.
Thursday will be an unsettled day across many northern areas with outbreaks of rain which could be heavy, accompanied by strong winds.
Apple has marked the 10th anniversary since the first iPhone went on sale.