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Mao Zedong’s Last Grandson Reportedly Dies in North Korean Bus Crash

Chinese communist leader Mao Zedong’s grandson may have been among the 36 casualties in a bus accident in North Korea last month, according to Radio France International’s Chinese arm.

While the Chinese government has not released the names of the victims, RFI reported on April 30 citing a Chinese source that 48-year-old Mao Xinyu was among those who perished in the bus crash in North Hwanghae Province.

Corrupt Chinese Officials Get Publically Shamed in a New Reality Show

Corrupt Chinese officials are now taking the center stage this week in “Always on the Road,” a new reality TV show in China in which accused government officials are shown confessing their crimes on national television.

The eight-part series will show former senior party officials who were caught during Xi Jinping’s anti-corruption campaign. It is produced by CCTV in partnership with the Communist Party’s Central Commission for Discipline Inspection, according to South China Morning Post.