On July 1, 1997, China resumed its control of Hong Kong after 156 years of British rule.
by Adrienne Hoe, 02 July 2018
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 2018
Praying in the Great Mosque of Xi'an and sparring with a Brawl on the Bund referee: a look back on the 1985 visit of The Greatest to the Middle Kingdom
by Ned Kelly, 20 May 2018
Shanghai's only downtown jail was nicknamed 'Alcatraz of the Orient' for its tough reputation.
by Ned Kelly, 18 May 2018
Today marks the 10th anniversary of the deadly Sichuan Earthquake, a catastrophic event that rocked China and claimed over 80,000 lives.
by Tabatha Baylis, 12 May 2018
On April 13, 1988, Hainan Island and its surrounding island groups, formerly a division of Guangdong, were declared an independent province.
by Jesse Pottinger, 13 April 2018
The King of Comedy's fly-by 1936 visit to the Pearl of the Orient.
by Ned Kelly, 08 March 2018