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Young woman with no arms becomes internet star by livestreaming about her everyday life

2 hours agoChina / Shanghai : Shanghaiist

In her videos, Yang Li shows her followers how she brushes her teeth, chops apples, and puts on makeup. [ more › ]

Tencent vows PUBG will align with 'socialist core values' when it's officially released in China

18 hours agoChina / Shanghai : Shanghaiist

Fresh off surpassing Facebook in market value, Chinese tech giant Tencent is now tasked with figuring out how to make the massively popular battle royale shooter Player's Unknown Battlegrounds (PUBG) conform with socialism with Chinese characteristics. [ more › ]

Thousands of migrants in Beijing are being evicted, with their homes set for demolition

20 hours agoChina / Shanghai : Shanghaiist

It's been a bad week for Beijing. As yet another child abuse scandal at a private kindergarten horrifies middle-class parents, thousands of migrant workers are being evicted from their homes just as winter begins in the aftermath of a deadly fire on Saturday. [ more › ]

WATCH: Jim Rogers' daughters wow Chinese internet with their fluent Mandarin

21 hours agoChina / Shanghai : Shanghaiist

Move over Arabella, there's a couple of new Chinese-speaking foreign children in town. [ more › ]

Netizens outraged after RYB kindergarten adds it has gone to police about some 'false accusations'

22 hours agoChina / Shanghai : Shanghaiist

For the second straight day, an alleged child abuse scandal at an expensive private kindergarten in Beijing is the biggest story on the Chinese internet as censors struggle to deal with the fallout from sickening accusations of employees drugging and sexually molesting children. [ more › ]

Photography Friday: An interview with Liu Tao

A very special interview with Chinese photographer Liu Tao. [ more › ]

Hero saves four people from drowning, rewarded with free fish heads for life

Driving back to Hangzhou after a lunch with colleagues on Sunday, Liu Xinting saved four people from drowning following a traffic accident, thus earning himself free fish heads for life. [ more › ]

Beijing kindergarten accused of drugging, molesting kids after parents find needle marks

Yet another abuse scandal at a childcare center in China has sent shockwaves across the Chinese internet with parents accusing employees at a private Beijing kindergarten of drugging and sexually molesting their kids. [ more › ]

Farine bakery whistleblower says he was blocked from getting another job in Shanghai

A man who blew the whistle on a food safety scandal that rocked Shanghai earlier this year says that he was forced to leave town after being blacklisted from finding another job. [ more › ]

Henan officials claim woman actually killed herself because son's betrothed was too short

Officials in Henan province have refuted online rumors that a local mother committed suicide recently because she could not afford a proper betrothal gift for her son's wedding. Instead, they have alleged another reason for the woman's suicide, which appears to be even more ridiculous. [ more › ]

WATCH: Woman stops car in middle of road, dashes out to help man on crutches cross street

Traffic police praised the woman, saying that she committed no violations. [ more › ]

WATCH: Lucky man dodges death twice in seconds on Liaoning roadside

Online commenters say that he has such good luck he should try buying lottery. [ more › ]

After fire kills 19 in Beijing shanty town, migrant workers flee ahead of forced demolitions

"Nobody cared about them before, now they chase them away. Who should assume responsibility? Tenants should not be taking the fall!" [ more › ]

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