Fujian woman amazingly left unharmed after being wiped out by truck

A woman from Zhenghe, Fujian province amazingly escaped serious injury after turning across a truck and being wiped out by the larger vehicle.

by James Griffiths, 22 October 2013

Alibaba US IPO could be 'biggest since Facebook'

The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and the Nasdaq have given the green light to an initial public offering in the US for Alibaba Group Holding, parent company of Taobao and Alipay. ...

by James Griffiths, 22 October 2013

Bo Xilai appeal held in secret, public not invited

The appeal of former Chongqing party chief Bo Xilai took place in secret in Jinan this weekend, the Telegraph reports.

by James Griffiths, 22 October 2013

China's 'richest man' made $695,000 an hour in 2012

'China's richest man' and personal avatar of the real estate bubble Wang Jianlin made 4.24 million yuan ($695,676) an hour last year, Xinhua reports.

by James Griffiths, 22 October 2013

Girl 'addicted to studying' goes on hunger strike after parents refuse to pay for private tutor

A couple in Chongqing say their daughter is ‘addicted’ to studying with private tutors, Xinhua reports.

by James Griffiths, 22 October 2013

Fox News hired its very own 50 Cent Party to post comments online

In his new book, Murdoch's World: The Last of the Old Media Empires, NPR media reporter David Folkenflik claims that the Fox News public relations team used a series of dummy 'sock-puppet'...

by James Griffiths, 22 October 2013

China creates 50 billion tons of artificial rain every year

The rain gods of the Chinese Communist Party have given the country almost 50 billion tonnes of rain in the last year, according to a new report submitted to the National People's Congress....

by James Griffiths, 22 October 2013

Sleepwalking Xinjiang man awakes to find himself trapped on a 100 foot cliff

A 27 year old man from Turpan, Xinjiang autonomous region had to be rescued by firefighters after he woke up on the edge of a 30 metre (100 foot) cliff he'd climbed in his sleep.

by James Griffiths, 22 October 2013

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