Strange and Deadly Plastic Surgery Fads in China

China seeks to regulate cosmetic surgery as the procedures get more creative...and deadlier



Zhengzhou residents on back of truck

72 Hours in Henan's Floods

Photos and voices from the people living through catastrophic floods central China


The Life of a Millennial Factory Worker

Pyramid Schemes, Menial Work, Debt—Over 40 years on from China's reform and opening, one young worker describes life in the country's factories today


Father searching for son

Viral Week: Father and son reunited after 24 years and other trending news

Father searches 24 years for trafficked son, man steals manhole covers to pay live streamer, a Kris Wu scandal—it's Viral Week

Zhang Zhehan

Why are Chinese Fans Calling Male Celebs "Wife"?

As male stars play more complex characters, female fans are giving them traditionally feminine labels

Jiangguo Zhongling Temple

The Japanese Temple Left to Rot in Northeast China

In Changchun, Jilin province, a cultural relic remains in disrepair despite decades of attempts at restoration

Two Chinese vocational students

Student’s Suicide Exposes Abusive Factory Internships

Long hours, low pay, and intimidation a regular feature of vocational work study programs

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What is the Future of China’s Animation Industry?

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