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
Only the third blue plaque honoring a Chinese person.
by Paul French, 29 June 2021
Greyhounds, monkey jockeys, football riots, dance floor brawls, political rallies, mass executions and denunciations.
by Ned Kelly, 22 June 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
There's strange, and then there's this story...
by Matthew Bossons, 07 June 2021
On June 4, 1928, a train carrying warlord Zhang Zuolin from Beijing to Shenyang was ripped apart by a huge explosion.
by Ned Kelly, 04 June 2021