This Day in History: Nelson Mandela's Changing Relationship with China

South African leader's close links with the Middle Kingdom.

by James Griffiths, 03 December 2021

Here is a photo of Wen Jiabao skipping

Former premier Wen Jiabao paid a visit to a high school in Hebei Province this week, where this photo was taken, to all our benefit.

by James Griffiths, 30 May 2014

Hong Kong born British parliamentarian quitting over racist abuse

The UK's only Chinese-born parliamentarian is resigning from politics because of continued racist abuse from her opponents.

by James Griffiths, 30 May 2014

Chinese farmer invents 'manned luggage' with top speed of 12 mph

A farmer in Hunan Province has invented a suitcase which can carry two passengers at speeds of 20 kph (12 mph).

by James Griffiths, 29 May 2014

Police stop van on highway, find 200 human placentas inside

Police in Jiangxi Province have arrested the driver of a van found to contain more than 200 human placentas, CNS reports.

by James Griffiths, 29 May 2014

This is what 7,000 Chinese tourists look like

The biggest ever Chinese tour group has descended on the western United States, with more than 7,000 employees of Perfect (China) Company visiting Los Angeles.

by James Griffiths, 29 May 2014

Dog shelter staff kill puppies in front of their mother

Staff at a dog shelter in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province allegedly killed seven newborn puppies in front of the animals' mother and members of the public.

by James Griffiths, 28 May 2014

This Chinese shopping mall is selling bras for eggs

A shopping mall in Xi'an, Shaanxi Province engaged in a bizarre promotion Sunday in which customers could exchange eggs for underwear.

by James Griffiths, 28 May 2014

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