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Underground building

Chinese Society | Oct 1, 2013 AM

An 8-storey dilapidated building looks like part of the foundation of neighboring skyscrapers and roads in Chongqing

It seems that the eight-storey dilapidated building are part of the foundations of some neighboring high-rise buildings and streets in southwestern C...

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Fake Tiananmen

Chinese Society | Sep 29, 2013 AM

What you may not know: The modern-day Tiananmen Gate is a fake; Original one ordered to be completely demolished in top political secrecy in 1969

Every year millions of Chinese and Laowais swarm to pay a visit to the Chinese national symbol: the Gate of Heavenly Peace - Tiananmen, but few of th...

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Toy bricks building

China Economy | Sep 28, 2013 AM

Toy Bricks building appears in Guangzhou

As the Guangzhou Copper Coin Building is almost finished with construction, another bizarre building has been recently discovered by some alert netiz...

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Rooftop house

China Economy | Sep 11, 2013 AM

Sky houses supported simply by pillars appear on rooftop of three-storey building in Dongguan

We once gave the envious crown the most awesome villa of China to the four rooftop villas in Zhuzhou, Hunan, and then to the Beijing rooftop villa wi...

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Chinese Society | Sep 1, 2013 AM

Chinese woman savagely beats up alleged xiaosan of her husband on the street of Wuxi

Recently a netizen revealed a street brawl between two women on the street of Wuxi, Jiangsu province with large crowd of onlookers watching on, China...

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Spreading rumor

Chinese Society | Sep 1, 2013 AM

Hubei man detained for exaggerating traffic accident death toll

A netizen from Shiyan, Hubei province was detained on August 29 when he reported the number of dead in a traffic accident as seven, when it was three...

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Rumor monger

Chinese Society | Sep 1, 2013 AM

Hebei netizen detained on spreading rumor charges after asking on internet 'I heard of a murder case, anyone knows the truth?'

Police in Qinghe county, Hebei province detained a female netizen on August 28 and accused her of spreading rumors and disturbing social order, Peopl...

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Rumor monger

Chinese Society | Aug 31, 2013 PM

Guangzhou netizen arrested for 'defaming Eighth Route Army Heroes'; Guangzhou police warns not to expand crackdown on 'online rumor mongers'

A netizen was detained by police of Yuexiu District, Guangzhou for “fabricating information, spreading rumors online and defaming Langyashan Fi...

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Xue Manzi

Chinese Society | Aug 25, 2013 AM

Outspoken Chinese-American investor Charles Xue arrested in Beijing over 'prostitution'; Hu Xijin, Global Times chief editor, reveals possibly the true reason

Chinese-American investor and Weibo celebrity Charles Xue (aka Xue Manzi) has been detained in Beijing for 'suspected involvement in prostitution...

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Guardrail blown down

China Economy | Aug 20, 2013 AM

Zhejiang bridge named as Paper Bridge after stone guardrails on it blown down by wind

Can you imagine concrete guardrails of a bridge which are used to prevent pedestrians and even cars from falling off the bridge can be blown down by ...

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Environment | Aug 18, 2013 AM

Sinkhole in Shenzhen swallows two vehicles

What a world we live in when the ground beneath our feet might open up any moment and suck us under.On the morning of August  17th, a stretch of...

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Shenzhen Evening News

Chinese Society | Aug 13, 2013 AM

Shenzhen newspaper promotes Shenzhen as a city where Chengguan do not beat vendors, men do not go whoring with primary school girls, besides cool weather in summer

Shenzhen, the most well-known and first special economic zone of China, has something more to brag about besides its skyscrapers, sweatshops, and daz...

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Rooftop villa

China Economy | Aug 12, 2013 AM

Beijing professor spends six years building an awesome villa with mountain rock and tree on roof of 26-storey apartment building; Update: to be demolished in 15 days

Chinese netizens have given the envious crown the most awesome villas of China to four houses built on roof of a shopping center in Zhuzhou city of H...

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Land use right

Chinese Society | Aug 11, 2013 AM

Sichuan officials tell netizens not to think too long term, as 'we (the party?) may not survive another 40 years'

Although the state officially owns all the land in vast mainland China, Chinese government does allow people to own property (above the land) and (us...

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Beijiu barrel

China Economy | Aug 10, 2013 AM

Take a look at the Hangzhou Liquor Barrel building that remains unfinished for ten years

Shanghai residents may be proud of their artistic building Riding Boot, Beijing has Giant Penis and Big Underpants, Suzhou is famous for its Long Joh...

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Temple of Heaven

China Travel | Aug 10, 2013 AM

Temple of Heaven? No, it is a luxury cemetery park in Wuhan

Chinese netizens have revealed a group of pictures taken in rural Xinzhou district of Wuhan city in central China’s Hubei province. In the pict...

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Child sexual abuse

Chinese Society | Aug 9, 2013 PM

Yet another case of child sexual abuse by male teacher on primary school girls draws public outrage

62 years old man Tao Biaogong had been a regular teacher in the township middle school, but later was demoted to a temporary teacher in Shangyuan Pri...

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Wolf skin smuggling

China Economy | Aug 9, 2013 AM

Beijing custom officials intercept 645 pieces of wolf skin being smuggled into China

Beijing custom officials seized 645 pieces of whole wolf skin which were not on list for custom clearance on August 9, 2013. This is the case Beijing...

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Forced abortion

Chinese Society | Aug 6, 2013 AM

Is forced abortion of her 7-month old baby the cause of the Hunan woman's mental disorder? Or does the answer matter anyway?

Forced abortion is no news in China and usually sparks little attention, but this case happening in Hunan still surfaces in the limelight as the moth...

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Mini Paris

China Economy | Aug 4, 2013 AM

China's Little Paris in Hangzhou ends up like ghost town and functions more as backdrop for wedding photography

We have seen western architectures sprouting across China, from replicated US White House to US Capitals, from Austrian town to English villages.But ...

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