Buddhist Temple in China Forms ‘Anti-Terrorist’ Squad

After the knife attack at the southwestern China's Kunming train station that claimed 33 lives and a vehicle ploughing into tourists at Tiananmen Square in October, labelled as a suicide attack, China…

Happy 60th Birthday, Jackie Chan

Who doesn't love Jackie Chan? Well, today is his 60th birthday and apparently he is loved enough for someone to have created an Infographic for him, with quite a few interesting facts you might not…

Chinese Smog to Die Death of a Thousand Chops

Forget filtering facemasks or having to stay indoors -- we’re done running. It’s time to face the issue and smugly slug the smog. It’s been around in the major industrial Chinese cities f…

Armless Chinese Man Makes His Own Prosthetics

Chinese farmer Jifa Sun lost both of his arms in an accident and has made his own version of prosthetic arms. Since he cannot afford to buy the commercial type, for about eight years he worked on c…

Chinese Man Feeds Himself to Tigers in Suicide Attempt

In China, a man attempted to feed himself to tigers, but fortunately (or unfortunately) failed. Jinhai Yang, 27, was reported to have jumped from a tree to get to the den, and performed animated mo…

Added to the List of Counterfeit Items from China: Condoms

Adding to the list of counterfeit goods from China are the famous Durex-brand condoms. Two million condoms that were labeled as Durex, Contex, and Jissbon were confiscated from a raid early last year.…

Chinese Man Proposes with Dollar-Bill Roses

For the young Mr. Chen, nothing catches the attention of his future mother-in-law than £20,000’s worth of paper bills folded into origami roses -- all presented to his fiancé on the day he propose…

10 Surprisingly Weird Things That Happen Only in China

Two weeks ago, we featured the 8 Weird Wonders of India. Today, our sights turn to China as another crown bearer of Asia's weirdest superlatives. Here are the craziest that made it to the top 10: …

Chinese Street Showcases Fake Brands

From Starbucks to “SFCCCKS,” Hugo Boss to “Hugo Bgss,” and Zara to “Zare,” these famous brands seem to have blatantly morphed into their counterfeit counterparts on this street in China. …

Chinese Man Rides Scooter Backwards

A weird motorist caught the attention of Chinese pedestrians in Chongqing, China. A man was reportedly riding his motorbike backwards, and comfortably so, riding down the streets of Chongqing.  …

7,000 Artists Help Launch 30th Annual Harbin International Ice and Snow Festival

As The Harbin International Ice and Snow Festival celebrates its 30th year, more than 7,000 artists have worked to accomplish the finishing touches on the event. In northeastern China, this fes…

Chinese Real-Estate Tycoon Works As a Street Cleaner

While Bill Gates and Warren Buffet vow to give away half of their fortunes to the world, this real-estate mogul in China momentarily sidesteps from her wealth and cleans the streets of Wuhan instead. …

Chinese Concept Train Goes Non-Stop, Literally

From quiet supersonic jets to mile-high skyscrapers, futuristic urban concepts all have but two common themes: saving time and maximizing space. Though ahead of its time, the Chinese concept tr…

Lost and Forgotten: China Opens Shelters for Abandoned Babies

Can’t afford to raise your child? No problem. Just leave your baby in what may be China’s 21st-century foundling wheel. Such premise may seem satirical, but in a city of seven million, like…