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Tourists wonder at deep freeze in Heilongjiang Province

Temperatures dropped to -22°F (-30°C) in Xunke, Heilongjiang Province, on December 5. It was so cold that rime ice started to…

Chinese singer, pop star Chen Yufan busted for drugs in Beijing

Chén Yǔfán 陈羽凡, a 43-year-old Chinese singer best known as half of the pop-rock duo Yǔquán 羽泉, has been labeled a “drug addict”…

Trade war, day 153: China affirms ‘very successful’ trade meeting

After Donald Trump and Xi Jinping agreed to a vague tariff cease-fire (Access paywall) at the…

China’s got talent!

This nine-year-old Chinese girl can play the piano with her left hand while playing the guzheng with her right hand at the same…

‘As if you’ve spent your whole life in prison’: Starving and subdued in Xinjiang detention centers

When Chinese state authorities prepared to release Gulbahar Jelil, an ethnic Uyghur woman born and raised in Kazakhstan, they told her that…

Trade war, day 152: Tariff Man tweets, markets plunge

The morning tweets of Donald Trump today gave reasons for both optimism and pessimism about the future of U.S.-China trade negotiations,…

State media today: The Global Times snarls about Xinjiang

All central state media today highlight the arrival of general secretary Xí Jìnpíng 习近平 in Portugal “for a two-day state visit…

Chinese Corner: TikTok does no good for the Chinese music industry

TikTok does no good for the Chinese music industry 现在的华语新歌不靠抖音就火不了吗? Has TikTok become indispensable for Chinese songs going viral? By Jiǎ Xiǎofán 贾小凡 November…

300 outfits made of household objects: Chinese man puts on DIY fashion show

38-year-old fashion designer Dou Xiaogang, of Meishan, Sichuan Province, has made more than 300 outfits out of materials ranging from cookware to waste…

When passengers attack: The harsh reality of being a bus driver in China

Driving is a risky activity. But imagine how demanding and distressing it would be…

China launches the first potato-based skincare line — Pototaly

If China has potato royalty, Yiwen Hao is it. She is the founder of Pototaly, the world’s first potato-based organic skincare brand….

Giant panda Gao Gao makes first public debut after returning to China

Giant panda Gao Gao, who is 28 years old, stayed at San Diego Zoo in the U.S. for 15 years before returning back…

‘An American-made Asian movie’: Chinese moviegoers on ‘Crazy Rich Asians’

Crazy Rich Asians, with its majority-Asian cast, was both a critical and commercial success in the U.S. upon its release over the summer….

Kuora: Breaking the Great Firewall

This week’s column comes from one of Kaiser’s answers originally posted to Quora on January 12, 2015. Can’t hackers around…

Friday Song: EXO treks well-covered boy band territory in ‘Growl’

EXO is an extremely popular Chinese-South Korean boy band formed in 2011. They’ve managed to gain broad appeal in Asia with their catchy…