Dan Wolfe posted a video of a very smart dog walking around in Huangpu village in China carrying a sign to help advertise a local burger join. The clever pup occasionally paused to make sure people passing by saw his important sign. We saw a dog holding a sign for a local burger joint while...
According to the Global Times, some Chinese are joking about an American “cultural revolution,” in reference to their own “cultural revolution” where Chairman Mao murdered millions of people. The Global
For half a century, stories have endured of an American aviator, lost in the mountains of rural China. Chinese people talked about "the white man." But was that only a myth?
Learn a character a day with Mandarin Blueprint right here at Shanghaiist! ?- zì- self, oneself, one’s own. This character is often thought of as a nose, which is what Chinese people point to when referring to “oneself”. Westerners tend to point at their chests, Chinese point at their nose. Show More Summary
State-run Chinese media agency Xinhua News is facing increasing backlash over a propaganda video, in which it takes inflammatory jabs at Indians, specifically the minority Sikh community. The video, called the "7 Sins of India," features a...Show More Summary
A Chinese crime writer has been arrested for allegedly murdering four people in a cold case that stumped police for 22 years. “I’ve been waiting for you all this time,” Liu Yongbiao, 53, told cops when they arrested him at his home in China’s Anhui province Friday, China Daily reported. Police say Liu and another...
China on Wednesday denied violations of religious freedom after the United States accused Beijing of persecuting Christians, Muslims, Falun Gong members and Tibetan Buddhists in an annual report. "All Chinese people of all ethnic groups and all regions are fully entitled to religious belief. Show More Summary
A Chinese teen has died after spending less than 48 hours at a centre that treats internet addicts, shining a spotlight on the controversial facilities that seek to unlatch people from their screens.
Approximately 1.4 billion people — roughly 20% of the world's population — live in China. By 2020, China aims to move 100 million of those people from rural areas into cities — a goal the government unveiled in 2013 in its 23-year plan for urbanization. Show More Summary
(Institute of Atmospheric Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences) Known as the 'water tower of Asia,' the Tibetan Plateau (TP) is the source of the 10 largest rivers in Asia, supporting more than 1.4 billion people and exerting a substantial influence on the water resources, agriculture, and ecosystems of the downstream countries. Show More Summary
Also: President Trump will approve a probe of alleged Chinese theft of U.S. intellectual property; a new fire in Washington State; and people won't be able to see total solar eclipses in the future.
Chinese police questioned 27 people, detained 12 and "severely" reprimanded 15, over the spreading of gossip about Linshang Bank - a lender with 61 billion yuan ($9.1 billion) in deposits - which caused a rare bank run in Eastern China. The...Show More Summary
From a long blog post on contemporary Chinese religious art and architecture: The post contains many other photographs of this monument, some with groups of people standing before it, so it is a real thing. We know where the monument is: Dalishucun ("Big Pear Tree Village"), Fengcheng City, Dandong Prefecture, Liaoning Province in China's Northeast (formerly Manchuria). […]
After months of stores dropping her line, a mass viral movement called #GrabYourWallet that encouraged people to boycott her line and a rather horrific report on the conditions at a Chinese factory where her line is manufactured, Ivanka Trump's eponymous label has chosen to open up a stand-alone store in the most predictable place possible. Show More Summary
In the latest escalation between two nuclear powers (aside for the US and North Korea of course), the Indian Army has ordered the evacuation of a village close to the Doklam India-Bhutan-China tri-junction amid to a standoff between Indian and Chinese solders, India's News 18 reports. Show More Summary
The Fraud And Damage Of The 'We Are Descendants Of American Slavery' Scheme 45 Million Blacks Inside Of "The American Container" Credit to the Chinese CGTN 'Africa Live' program for doing an extended review of the election counting process...Show More Summary
A Japanese shop owner has ignited outrage online after being caught attempting to rip off Chinese tourists. The nerve of some people. [ more › ]
Chinese monitors say they've detected multiple landslides but no major building collapses following a powerful earthquake in the country's mountainous southwest that killed at least 19 people.
Apple has come under considerable criticism following its decision to agree to a Chinese government request to remove VPN apps from its local App Store. Virtual private networks allow people in China to access sites blocked by the government,...Show More Summary
Don’t mess with these grannies! A gang of Chinese seniors is headed to the slammer for strong-arming people into leaving their homes and terrorizing deadbeats by cussing, spitting — and in at least one case, grabbing a man’s genitals, the South China Morning Post reported. The 14 elderly women, aged up to 70, were paid...