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Jul 10, 2014

Sinosphere Blog: Battle Between 2 State Giants, CCTV and Bank of China, Unravels

The state broadcaster CCTV, itself mired in corruption scandals, has accused one of the country’s biggest banks of money laundering in a report that provoked both surprise and cynicism... #China Central Television #Zhou Yongkang #China #Xi Jinping

Jul 11, 2014

Chinese State Media: The iPhone Is a ‘National Security Threat’

A Chinese state broadcaster has labeled the iPhone a “national security threat” to the country. CCTV, a news station whose reports can have wide influence, said that the location-tracking feature on Apple’s popular smartphone could be used to access ... #Wall Street Journal #China

Jul 26, 2014

Caught by the real big brother: Detectives use new technology to catch shoplifter by matching CCTV image with face of his elder sibling

The controversial system being trialed in Leicestershire compares CCTV footage with images of criminals already on the police database... #Wall Street Journal #China

Jul 28, 2014

Parents catch Romanian nursery workers on CCTV 'beating and drugging children'

Staff at the Little Kingdom nursery, in the Black Sea city of Constanta, used to leave cameras on each morning from 9am until 12noon so parents could watch their children playing and in lessons... #Wall Street Journal #China

Jul 19, 2014

Pictured: Shocking moment dozens of youths launch beer bottles from bridge onto motorway

Around 30 youths were captured on CCTV throwing bottles on to the M61 motorway in Greater Manchester from an old railway bridge above the carriageway... #Wall Street Journal #China

Jul 25, 2014

Tesco thief caught on CCTV walking calmly out with 52-inch TV

The raider - wearing a distinctive orange and blue checked shirt - walked into the store at Cross Point Business Park in Walsgrave, Coventry, on July 4... #Wall Street Journal #China

Jul 24, 2014

Chilling CCTV footage of mystery stalker following two victims through the early morning streets of Manchester before sexually assaulting them

This is the moment an unnamed man approaches a 26-year-old woman who is on her way work in Deansgate, Manchester. The woman, who is talking on the phone to her boyfriend is dragged to the ground as the attacker pulls at her clothes. Minutes later a s... #Wall Street Journal #China

Jul 04, 2014

Teenage sex attacker who assaulted woman in late-night attack was caught after police discovered his checklist of how to commit a crime

Zach Jackson, 19, sexually assaulted his victim and stole her phone in Blackpool, Lancashire - after writing a note saying 'Gloves', 'Warm up', 'Watch for CCTV' and 'Grab'... #Wall Street Journal #China

Jul 14, 2014

Phone fail! Distracted texter plunges headfirst into an indoor fountain's pool while fully-clothed

The CCTV footage captured at an unknown location, shows a woman engrossed on her handheld device walking straight towards a shallow pool... #Wall Street Journal #China

Jul 16, 2014

Magician facing jail after he accidentally handed over a USB stick containing child porn to police investigating drug dealing in his area

Entertainer Nigel Hardman, 46, of Preston, Lancashire, agreed to give CCTV images taken from outside his house to officers investigating drug dealing in the area... #Wall Street Journal #China