Explainer: Why Beijing Gets Central Heating Yet the South is Left in the Cold

When the ancient Huai River-Qin Mountains Line and the days of central planning combine...

by Ned Kelly, 12 December 2018

This Week in History: The Discovery of Peking Man

And its mysterious disappearance in World War II...

by Ned Kelly, 05 December 2018

This Day in History: China's Deadliest Maritime Disaster

The world's worst maritime disaster unrelated to military action happened at the mouth of the Huangpu.

by Ned Kelly, 04 December 2018

Jasmine Chen Talks 'Crazy Rich Asians' Ahead of Shanghai Premiere

And how three super-fan friends Regina Galang, Lenora Chu and Melissa Lam made it happen...

by Ned Kelly, 30 November 2018

This Week in History: China Ends the Eunuch Era

Finally banned in 1924, the system had endured for over 3,000 years and through 25 dynasties.

by Ned Kelly, 29 November 2018

What You Need to Know About China's Recent Drug Crackdown

Drug-related detentions and deportations are on the rise.

by Ned Kelly, 26 November 2018

This Week in History: When Albert Einstein Came to Shanghai

On arrival the Swedish consulate reiterated that he had officially been awarded the Nobel Prize for Physics.

by Ned Kelly, 14 November 2018

15 Photos of China's Sinkhole Epidemic That Will Terrify You

WARNING! Chinese sinking feeling could be coming to a town near you...

by Ned Kelly, 13 November 2018

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