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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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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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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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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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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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Self castration

Chinese Society | Aug 4, 2013 AM

Jiangsu man conducts self castration because wife restricts sexual frequency to once a year to punish him for being unable to afford an apartment

The tragedy happened in a rented apartment in Wuzhong district, Suzhou city, Jiangsu province early morning August 1, 2013. The 38 years old man with...

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Woman captures man

Chinese Society | Aug 3, 2013 PM

Changchun quick-thinking and tough woman captures man when he jumps off 6-story apartment window, saves him

The quick-thinking Changchun woman draws nationwide applause and admiration for her swift action to save her husband life by grabbing firmly his ankl...

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Shandong fishing boat massacre

Chinese Society | Jul 21, 2013 AM

Death voyage across Pacific Ocean: 11 Chinese men kill 22 fellow crew members; All 11 convicted and 5 to be executed

It sounds like a Hollywood thriller: 33 crew members started off to the ocean, when the fishing boat returned after 8 months, only 11 men were left w...

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Fake certificate

Chinese Society | Jul 6, 2013 PM

Hubei police confiscate over 20 thousand fake certificates, diplomas and stamps

As we have reported, Chinese can not survive to some extent without certificates and permits issued from the government and other government sanction...

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Pile of shit

Chinese Society | Jul 6, 2013 AM

'Do not touch me, I am a pile of shit', says a note affixed on a newborn baby's face by hospital stuff in Hunan

Giving birth to a baby is a happy moment for most parents, but for Ms. Tang, the fresh mother that gave her first baby boy Haohao in the Yueyang City...

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Sex ratio at birth

Chinese Society | Jun 30, 2013 AM

More than 30 million Chinese men will be lifetime bachelors by 2020 thanks to years of abnormally high gender imbalance at birth

Normally the sex ratio at birth stands between 102 to 107 to every 100 girls, but in China the sex ratio has remained averagely 120 for the last two ...

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Dog attacks

Chinese Society | Jun 29, 2013 PM

Shall China ban residents from raising large dogs? Frequent attacks and killings by Tibetan mastiff spark outrage against dog owners and national debate on urban dog control

The death of a 3-year-old girl from Dalian of Liaoning province and the injury of an 8-year-old girl from Yuncheng of Shanxi province has set off &nb...

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Take turns having sex

Chinese Society | Jun 28, 2013 AM

Learn Chinese new phrase: ‘Take turns to have sex’ goes viral on China’s social media

Chinese language is so profound and powerful that English speakers may not be able to imagine.Thanks to the profoundness of powerful Chinese language...

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Siblings drown

Chinese Society | Jun 27, 2013 AM

All three left-behind siblings of a Jiangxi rural family drown to death

Three siblings of a rural family drowned in a pond in Wenqing village, Honggutan New District, Nanchang city, Jiangxi province in central China, Jian...

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Little girl rescued

Chinese Society | Jun 23, 2013 AM

8-year-old Wenzhou girl rescued after dangling from balcony anti-theft net with her head stuck between bars

On the afternoon of June 22, an 8-year-old little girl was seen by one of her neighbours dangling from the balcony anti-theft net of her sixth s...

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Forced flooding

Chinese Society | Jun 22, 2013 PM

Man drowns in Weihe river forced flooding under eyes of tens of rescuers after trapped on small riverbed, waiting TWO hours in vain desperately for rescue

June 20, 2013, a fishing man trapped on a small riverbed was finally swept away and drowned by rising Weihe River forced flooding after waiting ...

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Parking accident

Chinese Society | Jun 20, 2013 AM

Zhejiang novice driver crushes her husband to death and kills herself when trying to back car into parking spot, witnessed by their 6-year-old daughter

In a country where driver's license can be bought, drivers that are granted a driver's license are not necessarily skilled enough at running ...

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Luxury car

Chinese Society | Jun 20, 2013 AM

It looks like street luxury cars bumping game: Anhui father and son vent their spleen by driving Benz and BMW to bump into each other on busy city street

For most Chinese nationals, owning a car is still one of the many Chinese dreams that President Xi Jinping has introduced as new Chinese political ja...

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