Defying a Soviet Union-led boycott, Li Ning earns the nickname Prince of Gymnasts.
by Ned Kelly, 28 July 2021
The Dutch socialist who attended the First National Congress of the CPC.
by Ned Kelly, 23 July 2021
A giant spiral in the sky, a spiral allegedly seen by 10 million people in Sichuan and Yunnan provinces.
by Matthew Bossons, 23 July 2021
Half a century ago, then-US National Security Advisor Henry Kissinger flew to Beijing to meet with Chinese officials.
by Joshua Cawthorpe, 09 July 2021
On July 7, 1937, the cataclysmic event that led to the start of the Second Sino-Japanese War.
by Steve George, 08 July 2021
On July 1, 1997, China resumed its control of Hong Kong after 156 years of British rule.
by Adrienne Hoe, 01 July 2021
June 1967 sees China become the world's fourth thermonuclear power.
by Ned Kelly, 14 June 2021
On June 11, 1983 Shanghai-born high jumper Zhu Jianhua cleared 2.37m at a meet in Beijing, setting a new world record.
by Ned Kelly, 11 June 2021