Statistics released in 2010 show at least 273,400 were killed by the earthquake in Gansu, with Haiyuan losing 73,604 people, nearly half of the county’s entire population.
by Jonathan Zhong, 16 December 2020
An inside look at the Japanese takeover of Shanghai's International Settlement, which began on December 8, 1941.
by Mark Felton, 08 December 2020
South African leader's close links with the Middle Kingdom.
by James Griffiths, 05 December 2020
The sinking of SS Kiangya was the world's worst maritime disaster unrelated to military action.
by Ned Kelly, 04 December 2020
The circumstances surrounding this story have captured the imaginations of UFO investigators across the Middle Kingdom and beyond.
by Matthew Bossons, 30 November 2020
From the 1860s to the final kick of the International Settlement era.
by Simon Drakeford, 25 November 2020