In Beijing these days, it’s almost possible to believe China really has stamped out the coronavirus. There are traffic jams…Continue reading
The gāokǎo 高考, China’s national college entrance exam, is administered every June, with nearly 10 million students competing for 7…Continue reading
NBA becomes first major American sports league to suspend its season because of COVID-19. Others follow suit.
On Monday, Utah Jazz all-star center Rudy Gobert made a coronavirus joke at a press conference, touching all the microphones and…Continue reading
Here’s a name you should be prepared to hear much more in the sports world: Zhāng Wěilì 张伟丽. The 30-year-old Hebei…Continue reading
About three weeks ago, they stopped letting delivery people into the neighborhood where I live, a nearly one-square-kilometer block carved…Continue reading
There have been fewer than 100 reported cases of COVID-19 in Xinjiang, but Uyghurs and other Muslim minorities in the…Continue reading
Fifty-one years ago yesterday, the People’s Liberation Army launched a surprise offensive at the Russian border, causing 31 deaths, thus…Continue reading