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999 roses

Chinese Society | Feb 13, 2014 AM

Hangzhou man propses marriage to his girlfriend with 999 roses folded from 200,000 yuan ($32,000) worth of 100-yuan notes

Displeased by the remark of his would-be mother-in-law during the Chinese Spring Festival reunion in his girl friend’s family, the man with the...

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Lin Chi Ling

Chinese Society | Jan 15, 2014 AM

Jiangsu pupil's complaint to city mayor that was rejected: The cleavage of Lin Chi-ling on advertisement damages my mental health

A netizen sent a message to the mayor of Taizhou complaining of being hurt by the cleavage of Lin Chi Ling on outdoor advertisement.The message was l...

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Cave dweller

Chinese Society | Jan 12, 2014 AM

Guangxi 'cave dwellers' reluctant to go back home, or do they have a home anyway?

Recently some netizen revealed that there lived several old tramps in the mountain caves by the Hongshui River (or Red Water River) in the vicinity o...

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Pee in squat toilet

Chinese Society | Jan 11, 2014 PM

Suzhou middle school management gets pissed off by three boys peeing in squat toilet where only pooping is allowed, punishes them

Pee in urinals and poop in the squatting style stool troughs and if you pee in the stool trough or poop in the urinals, you will get punished. This i...

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Hang hair to study

Chinese Society | Jan 10, 2014 PM

Pictures of hardworking college girl hanging hair to clothes dryer to keep awake go viral in China; More examples emerge online

Two sophomore students, Chen Tang and her roommate Huang Lu, from Fujian Agriculture and Forestry University in Fuzhou, Fujian province, in southeast...

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Zhang Yimou

Chinese Society | Jan 9, 2014 AM

Chinese public show sympathy with film director Zhang Yimou over the huge fine of 7.48 million yuan ($1.2 million) imposed on him for violating birth control policy

Family planning officials in Wuxi, Jiangsu province imposed a staggering fine of 7.48 million yuan (roughly $1.2 million) on the best-known Chinese f...

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Separate boys and girls

Chinese Society | Jan 7, 2014 AM

Inner Mongolia middle school separates boys and girls when they have meal in school canteen

The measure is part of the efforts of the managing staff of the Shuguang Middle School of Hohhot to further discipline the junior and senior middle s...

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Gutter oil

Chinese Society | Jan 6, 2014 AM

Xi'an officials close down gutter oil refining workshop concealed in pig farm

Receiving tip-offs, law enforcement officers has closed down a pig farm in Shuangfeng village, Xixian New District on the border of Xi’an and X...

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Partition stumps

Chinese Society | Jan 4, 2014 AM

Nanjing officials erect 80 stakes along a 50-meter long section of sidewalk to keep vehicles outside of pedestrian street

The dense crowd of stakes at entrance to the pedestrian street Changjiang Road make shoppers and sightseeing visitors entering the street feel like p...

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Cut finger

Chinese Society | Jan 4, 2014 AM

Jiangxi couple cut ring finger to attest allegiance to each other on wedding anniversary and New Year's Day

January 1st is the New Year’s Day and also the anniversary of their wedding ceremony for Mr. Cao and his wife Ms. Liu from Jingdezhen city, Jia...

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Sex scandal

Chinese Society | Dec 30, 2013 AM

Chief of Shenyang Health Bureau and female hospital director fired after online video reveals their adultery relationship

A man dating a woman frequently in hotels is usually not news, but if one or both parties are alleged to be officials,  it can become big China ...

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Chinese Society | Dec 29, 2013 AM

Wuxi court parades recalcitrant businessmen and individuals refusing to implement court verdict on large screen of shopping center

Calling them "old deadbeats", the Intermediate People’s Court of Wuxi city in East China's Jiangsu province publicized the names ...

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Forced cremation

Chinese Society | Dec 27, 2013 AM

Anhui officials hate peasant being buried after death in the earth, excavate the grave open and burns his body on the spot

Cheng Zhaomu, an old peasant of Jingxian county, Anhui province died on December 13th and according to his will, his children placed his body in a co...

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Nail house

Chinese Society | Dec 25, 2013 AM

This nail house in Qingdao stands like a lone island in middle of a construction site

Nail houses that refer to homes belonging to people who refuse to make room for development are really common thing in China and on the Christmas Day...

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Uncut banknote

Chinese Society | Dec 8, 2013 AM

Generous Tianjin parents give 99 rolls of uncut bills worth 10 million yuan as part of the dowry to their daughter ahead of lavish wedding

Wealthy Tianjin parents gave their daughter a gorgeous dowry that included real estate properties, luxury cars, and 99 rolls of uncut banknotes of va...

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Well dweller

Chinese Society | Dec 6, 2013 PM

Beijing officials hate marginalized people living in wells, seal them off with concrete

We all know there are a great number of "rat people" cramming in underground windowless rooms in Beijing and many people across the country...

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Forced demolition

Chinese Society | Nov 27, 2013 AM

'Diaoyu Islands are Chinese territory, this house belongs to Xie Taiyang'; Jiangxi man erects stone monument protesting against forced demolition

A stone monument erected on a construction site in Ganzhou city, Jiangxi province has drawn a large crowd of spectators online, Xinhua reported on Mo...

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Chinese Society | Nov 26, 2013 AM

Do USA and Japan over-react to the newly announced Air Defense Identification Zone of China; Check the map: ADIZ of China VS that of Japan

China’s Ministry of National Defense announced an "East China Sea Air Defense Identification Zone (ADIZ)" effective as of 10 am on No...

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Parade in public

Chinese Society | Nov 23, 2013 AM

Three mice are tied up to and 'paraded publicly' on a street tree in Chengdu because they steal vegetables

The picture, taken by Shuangliu police near their office in Chengdu city, Sichuan province Friday afternoon, shows three mice (or rats) were tied up ...

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Nail house

Chinese Society | Nov 20, 2013 AM

Hubei 'nail house' besieged by broad moat stands like a sore thumb on an extensive open construction site

We have see numerous nail houses across China. A nail house (Chinese: 钉子户, Dingzihu) is a Chinese term for homes whose owners refuse to move to ma...

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