Puff, the magic vast cannabis fields are gone

Chinese satellite finds largest cannabis plantation, then unfinds it


Selfie taken on top of Hong Kong skyscraper

‘World’s Most Dangerous Selfie’ taken atop a Hong Kong skyscraper

Girl drags phone-addicted boyfriend around subway

Phone addict’s girlfriend pulls him through Beijing subway


Beijing indie film festival forbidden by authorities

Authorities have shut down the 11th Beijing Independent Film Festival

Privatizing State-owned Enterprises

How will privatization change China’s SOEs


The Viral Week That Was: Too Ugly to Jaywalk

Chen Guangbiao’s crazy ice bucket challenge, girls beaten for being too ugly, Beijing gets 300 pandas, and more

The normal chaos of (Chinese) love

A report on China’s booming divorce rate, imposing reflections on causes and possible antidotes


Modernizing State Media

The leviathan that is China’s state media may soon be updated


Foreigner faints on Shanghai metro, passengers run away

Middle aged foreigner passes out on the metro, commuters scatter

10 ways to save money in Beijing

A few humble tips to leading a more ‘local’ life in Beijing


Chinese cafe owner refuses to hire black barista

Chinese coffee shop owner in Australia says customers don’t want coffee ‘made by black people’

Beijing ranked China’s most charitable city

After being voted one of the unfriendliest cities in the world, Beijing showcases its bright sides