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

Land use right,House slave

‘Do not think too long term, as we (or the party?) may not exist after 40 years', response of Sichuan Liangzhong officials to netizen's questioning regarding the 40-year-long land usufruct.

Although the state officially owns all the land in vast mainland China, Chinese government does allow people to own property (above the land) and (usually) grants 70-year-long land use right when the...   Full Story

Chinese Society | Aug 11, 2013 AM | Related China Story:Land use right

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Temple of Heaven

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

Chinese netizens reveal that a luxury public cemetery built in suburb of Wuhan city in central China is so grandiose that even the real Temple of Heaven in Beijing is outshone. Read More

China Travel | Aug 10, 2013 AM | Related China stories:Temple of Heaven

Child sexual abuse

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

Yet another child sexual abuse case happened in Ruichang city, Jiangxi province. The suspect 62 years old teacher Tao Biaogong has been taken in custody by police, reported Xinmin Weekly. Read More

Chinese Society | Aug 9, 2013 PM | Related China stories:Child sexual abuse

Wolf skin smuggling

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

As many as 645 pieces of entire wolf skin were intercepted by Beijing custom officials on way of being smuggled into China. Read More

China Economy | Aug 9, 2013 AM | Related China stories:Wolf skin smuggling

Mini Paris

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

Located in Hangzhou, the Shanzhai Paris, actually named as Tianducheng Sky City, boasts of the Champ de Mars and Eiffel Tower, is a housing project that ends up like a ghost town in China. Read More

China Economy | Aug 4, 2013 AM | Related China stories:Mini Paris

Self castration

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

A 38 years old man from Jiangsu province cut off one of his testicles with his own hands after a quarrel with his wife over his inability to afford an apartment on August 1, 2013. Read More

Chinese Society | Aug 4, 2013 AM | Related China stories:Self castration

Sky villas

Will the roof houses survive possible forceful demolition? Houses built in the sky by Hunan developer are ruled as illegal and not allowed to be sold

As many as 25 villas have been built on a commercial building in Hengyang, Hunan province. The roof houses have been ruled as illegal by authority and not permitted to sell. Read More

China Economy | Aug 3, 2013 PM | Related China stories:Sky villas

Woman captures man

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

A suicidal man in Changchun was saved by his agile and tough wife when she grabbed him by his ankle as he jumped out of their 6-story apartment window. Read More

Chinese Society | Aug 3, 2013 PM | Related China stories:Woman captures man

Shandong fishing boat massacre

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

Horrifying Shandong fishing boat massacre: a Shandong court has convicted 11 men of intentionally murdering 22 fellow crew members during an oceangoing fishing voyage across the Pacific Ocean; Five of them received death sentence. Read More

Chinese Society | Jul 21, 2013 AM | Related China stories:Shandong fishing boat massacre

Pile of shit

'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

Before the dispute whether it is the medical malpractice of the hospital that leads to a newborn' sickness is resolved, the parents becomes even outraged to see the note saying 'I am pile of shit' affixed on the face of their baby by hospital staff. Read More

Chinese Society | Jul 6, 2013 AM | Related China stories:Pile of shit

Xiaolangdi Dam

Very yellow, very violent, Chinese tourists swarm to Xiaodangdi dam to admire the miraculous

While Chinese media hail the silt-washing operation of Xiaolangdi Dam as miraculous 'Yellow Dragon roaring' spectacle, Chinese netizens call it too yellow, too violent that reflects the uncontrolled soil erosion disaster of China. Read More

China Travel | Jul 6, 2013 AM | Related China stories:Xiaolangdi Dam

Sex ratio at birth

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

Approximately 30-35 million Chinese men will not be able to find a wife by 2020 due to years of abnormally high sex ratio at birth resulting from the preference for sons, one-child policy and sex-selective abortion, Chinese media reported June 28th, 2013. Read More

Chinese Society | Jun 30, 2013 AM | Related China stories:Sex ratio at birth

Dog attacks

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 Liaoning and the injury of an 8-year-old girl from Shanxi has sparked national debate on whether ferocious dogs should be banned from cities and what kind of responsibilities the dog owners should shoulder. Read More

Chinese Society | Jun 29, 2013 PM | Related China stories:Dog attacks

Take turns having sex

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

From 'alleged gang rape' to 'take turns having sex', the changing wording in Chinese official media reports on a criminal case has sparked new wave of outrage against the suspect Li Tianyi and his father Li Shuangjiang. Read More

Chinese Society | Jun 28, 2013 AM | Related China stories:Take turns having sex

Siblings drown

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

Three siblings of a rural family drowned in a village pond in Nanchang city, Jiangxi province in central China. All the three siblings are left behind children with their parents working in remote costal cities. Read More

Chinese Society | Jun 27, 2013 AM | Related China stories:Siblings drown

Little girl rescued

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

An 8-year-old little girl was rescued after she had her head stuck between bars of the anti-theft net of her sixth storey apartment balcony in Wenzhou city of eastern China’s Zhejiang province. Read More

Chinese Society | Jun 23, 2013 AM | Related China stories:Little girl rescued

Forced flooding

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

Shaanxi man drowned in Weihe river forced flooding under eyes of tens of rescuers and hundreds of onlookers after trapped on small riverbed, waiting 2 hours in vain desperately for rescue. Read More

Chinese Society | Jun 22, 2013 PM | Related China stories:Forced flooding

Parking accident

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

A couple died in the underground garage of a residential complex in east China’s Zhejiang province, when the wife tried to back the car into a parking spot under direction of her husband standing behind the car but accidentally killed both. Read More

Chinese Society | Jun 20, 2013 AM | Related China stories:Parking accident

Emergency escape tool

Hubei to replace hammer with brick as emergency safety device in public buses, inspired by mental patient's insane action

Inspired by an action of a mentally ill patient who smashed bus door with a brick, Xiangyang public transportation company considers replacing emergency hammers with the cheap but powerful bricks as safety device in all public buses. Read More

Chinese Society | Jun 17, 2013 AM | Related China stories:Emergency escape tool

Giant Yellow Duck

Shanzhai Giant Yellow Duck sprouts across mainland China

The successful story of the 16-meter tall Giant Yellow Duck installed in Hong Kong has inspired an imitation fever across mainland China, as many property developers in Chinese cities rush to install similar but smaller yellow ducks to attract potential customers. Read More

China Economy | Jun 2, 2013 AM | Related China stories:Giant Yellow Duck

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