02 Sep '11, 11am

Chinese bloggers question official's suicide: Tens of thousands of Internet users have gone online to question r...

Chinese bloggers question official's suicide: Tens of thousands of Internet users have gone online to question r...

Tens of thousands of Internet users have gone online to question reports in China's state-run media saying an anti-corruption official found dead with 11 stab marks to his body had taken his own life. -- PHOTO: WEIBO.COM BEIJING (AFP) - Tens of thousands of Internet users have gone online to question reports in China's state-run media saying an anti-corruption official found dead with 11 stab marks to his body had taken his own life. The body of Xie Yexin, who worked as an anti-corruption official in the central Chinese province of Hubei, was discovered in his office on Tuesday next to a knife wrapped in a paper napkin with a knife, press reports said. By Friday, Xie's death was the third most talked-about subject on the popular news site Sina.com, while the same company's Weibo - China's answer to Twitter - had more than 130,000 comments on the subject. The vast majority ...

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