Apple Daily – Hong Kong's finest, most muck-raking-est tabloid – has a front page story out today alleging that the resignation of US ambassador to China Gary Locke was due to an...
by James Griffiths, 22 November 2013
South African leader's close links with the Middle Kingdom.
by James Griffiths, 05 December 2020
Photos uploaded to Weibo apparently showing cops in Chengdu beating a beggar's dog to death with a shovel have attracted outrage online.
by James Griffiths, 06 March 2014
On the morning of December 2, in Beijing's Chaoyang district, a woman with a "northeastern accent" crashed her scooter into an unidentified foreign resident, and promptly accused him...
by James Griffiths, 03 December 2013
Beijing has instituted airport style security checks at several subway stops around the city, leading to huge queues and delaying commutes.
by James Griffiths, 26 May 2014
A story which has gone viral in the English-language media about Chinese teens walking cabbages to cope with depression is, shockingly, not true.
by James Griffiths, 05 May 2014
Police in Beijing allegedly held a fake casting call in order to find models working in China using tourist visas.
by James Griffiths, 14 May 2014