Two online friends who'd obviously never seen that cartoon about the dog on the computer were filmed getting into a heated argument in the middle of the street after meeting for the first time in real life, apparently accusing each other of using deceiving pictures online. [ more › ]
Myanmar’s jailing of scores of Chinese allegedly caught illegally logging is deepening a rift between Beijing and Yangon.
But Moscow’s growing assertiveness concerns U.S. military
Obama is heading to Kenya and Ethiopia for a four-day trip to East Africa
Where to go, what to do this weekend in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist's picks. [ more › ]
A rocket attack on a warship was just the latest in a series of escalating attacks on Egyptian forces in SInai
The market debut is planned for early 2016
Disney, Warner Bros., Fox and more are accused of violating European law
A government official in Hunan who was suspended on suspicion of corruption had been given away by his very own daughter, reports said on Tuesday. [ more › ]
A newborn child who had a cleft lip was found dead at Shanghai's Chongming No.2 People’s Hospital on July 15, Oriental Morning Post reports, and the baby's grandfather along with a gynaecologist at the hospital have been detained on suspicion of murdering the child. [ more › ]
Ai Weiwei speaks to the WSJ about his travel plans and why the Chinese government returned his passport.
A 16-year-old female who attempted to commit suicide by jumping off the 55-meter high Yangtze River Bridge in Chongqing managed to survive, but suffered from multiple fractures, contusions and a bruised back. [ more › ]
Footage of a recent Chinese military drill has many Taiwanese wondering if Beijing is doubling down on its longstanding threat to reclaim the island by force.
The latest version of the Martin Jetpack, the world's first commercial jetpack, was unveiled at the Kuang-Chi International Innovators Conference in Shenzhen, People's Daily reports. The jetpacks are expected to be available as soon as next year, starting at 150,000 USD. [ more › ]
The singer was prevented from leaving the country on Wednesday
A 77-year-old retiree in Shanghai's Minhang district has attracted attention online for his decade-long hobby of painting ornate Peking opera masks on delicate eggshells. [ more › ]
Chinese reality shows must "uphold socialist core values" and not become “a place to show off wealth and rely on celebrities," according to a new government regulation.
Police in Shandong has recently cracked down on an illegal case of wildlife product smuggling, seizing 961 pieces of python skin and two suspects. [ more › ]
Video footage captured the moment a building site at a 45 billion USD construction project in Shenzhen, dubbed the Manhattan of the Pearl Delta, slowly toppled over as workers stood nearby. [ more › ]
China may be proud of its terracotta warriors, but Beijing has no tolerance for scantily-clad Spartans.