Latest stories about China
18 February 2014
Take a look at photos taken by Russian climbing team Vadim Makhorov and Vitaly Raskalov from the top of what will soon be the second tallest building in the world.
16 February 2014
There’s an emerging group of Chinese musicians working outside government-controlled media channels, striving to form an independent voice through musical expression in China.
14 February 2014
One of the organizers of the occupation said that many of those who participated did so wanting to meet new friends, hoping to turn a "prank" into a "blind date".
13 February 2014
In the past ten years, a large number of newspapers columnists, editors, radio and TV hosts have been sacked for their critical stance towards the Hong Kong and Beijing governments.
In China, moon bears are kept in captivity and their bile is harvested for use in traditional Chinese medicine.
11 February 2014
A shoddy but sexy report on pollution in Beijing was republished across news site around the world, exposing the bias that Western media has for bad news in China.
After the report, a 6,000-strong force reportedly raided 12 hotels and entertainment venues, leading to 67 arrests.
9 February 2014
Apparently smart and touching TV commercial by China’s dating website Baihe.com backfires, leading to an online protest.
7 February 2014
Archaeologist K.C. Chang observed that “Chinese people are especially preoccupied with food” and that “food is at the center of, or at least it accompanies or symbolizes, many social interactions.”
4 February 2014
The company, similar to Amazon.com, has filed the largest initial public offering of a Chinese Internet company in the US thus far.