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Author Ma Jian jokes after mistaken for jailed China spymaster

BEIJING: Exiled Chinese author Ma Jian joked that his children were puzzled to learn he was a corrupt spymaster after several media outlets used his picture in stories about his namesake who was just sentenced to life imprisonment. "Not content with sharing my name, the corrupt spy chief Ma Jian, who was vice minister of the agency responsible for banning me from China, has now stolen my face as well," Ma wrote on Twitter. The former deputy head of China's ministry of state security was on Thursday jailed for life for…

Imran acting upon advices of a former ‘spymaster’: Pervez Rasheed

LAHORE: The Minister for Planning and Development, Ahsan Iqbal has said that rigging would have taken place at some places, but on the basis of it entire elections in the country cannot be rejected. He said that all the surveys regarding public opinion prior to the General Elections 2013, indicated Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PMLN) to be ahead of all the parties, ARY News reported.