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11-month-old baby girl dies after receiving injections at local clinic in Fujian

4 days agoChina / Shanghai : Shanghaiist

An 11-month-old baby girl threw up blood and then died after she was given two injections at a Fujian clinic to try to cure her fever. The clinic has since been shut down and the doctor involved taken away by police. [ more › ]

Sommelier and First Cellars co-founder Alex Cumming on the Chinese wine market

4 days agoChina / Shanghai : Shanghaiist

New Zealand native Alex Cumming, is the co-founder and sommelier of Shanghai's newest alcohol e-tailer, FirstCellars.com. Shanghaiist caught up with him to ask him about the Chinese wine market and the challenges that lie ahead. [ more › ]

Misery for travellers in Hong Kong as torrential rain causes chaos at Chek Lap Kok Airport

4 days agoChina / Shanghai : Shanghaiist

25 arriving and departing flights have been cancelled and almost 700 flights delayed in 24 hours of chaos at Hong Kong. [ more › ]

Police bust China's first WeChat pyramid scheme

4 days agoChina / Shanghai : Shanghaiist

Police recently broke up China's first WeChat pyramid scheme in Nanjing, Jiangsu province, the first case of its kind seen on the mainland. [ more › ]

Wives of government officials dress up in revolutionary dress to study anti-corruption

4 days agoChina / Shanghai : Shanghaiist

The spouses of 50 Jiangxi government officials dressed up in red army uniform to take part in special anti-corruption training this past Friday. [ more › ]

Airplane cabin turns into a sauna at Shenzhen airport

4 days agoChina / Shanghai : Shanghaiist

A series of photos have emerged showing a dense cloud of water vapour inside an airplane on the tarmac at Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport. [ more › ]

Xinjiang policeman amazes netizens with his finger tutting skills

4 days agoChina / Shanghai : Shanghaiist

A video showing a young police performing "finger tutting" to the background music of Canadian singer Bruno Mars' Uptown Funk has made waves on the internet. [ more › ]

Tour bus overturns in horrific road accident

5 days agoChina / Shanghai : Shanghaiist

A bus carrying more than 50 people overturned on a highway in Hunan this morning, killing 7 and injuring over 40 passengers. [ more › ]

Singapore bans Jolin Tsai's lesbian-themed hit, We're All Different, Yet The Same

5 days agoChina / Shanghai : Shanghaiist

Taiwanese singer Jolin Tsai's runaway hit We're All Different, Yet the Same ????????has been banned from the airwaves and television screens in Singapore, according to Hongkong's Mingpao News. [ more › ]

Shanghai summer to be very hot and full of typhoons this year

5 days agoChina / Shanghai : Shanghaiist

Batten down the hatches, fire up the air conditioning, it looks like we're in for a scorcher. Forecasters announced yesterday that Shanghai is set to experience a hot and typhoon filled summer this year. [ more › ]

George Clooney in Shanghai to promote Tomorrowland

5 days agoChina / Shanghai : Shanghaiist

American film star George Clooney came to town yesterday to promote his latest project, a sci-fi adventure film called Tomorrowland. [ more › ]

Hubei woman becomes online celebrity after listing strict requirements for her future husband

5 days agoChina / Shanghai : Shanghaiist

A 30-year-old "leftover woman" from Hubei has become a minor internet celebrity after she revealed the stringent criteria that one lucky man must abide by if he hopes to be her future husband. [ more › ]

Dog rescued after being trapped under collapsed residential building for over 25 hours

5 days agoChina / Shanghai : Shanghaiist

The owner of this dog in Guizhou could not help crying with excitement when rescuers handed him back his pet after it had been buried underneath debris for 25 hours after his apartment collapsed. [ more › ]

Four youngsters saved after attempting to commit suicide "for fun"

5 days agoChina / Shanghai : Shanghaiist

Four children have been saved after they met online and decided to commit suicide together because they thought it would be an exciting thing to do. [ more › ]

Snow is apparently the world's best selling beer

5 days agoChina / Shanghai : Shanghaiist

It turns out that the watery brew consumed only in mainland China has been the world's top selling beer by volume since 2008. [ more › ]

Shaanxi toddler rescued from 40-meter-deep after being trapped for 20 hours

5 days agoChina / Shanghai : Shanghaiist

A two-year-old boy has been rescued following a 20 hour ordeal after falling into a deep and narrow well near a demolition site in Xi'an, Shaanxi province yesterday morning. [ more › ]

Guo Meimei charged with running illegal casino, may face 10 years in prison

5 days agoChina / Shanghai : Shanghaiist

Following Guo Meimei's arrest for running an online gambling ring back in April, prosecutors in Beijing have formally charged Guo along with another suspect named Zhao Xiaolai. [ more › ]

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