Tag Archive for China

People are going to extreme lengths to stay safe on escalators in China after a woman died

People are going to extreme lengths to stay safe on escalators in China after a woman died

It’s not clear if the pics are due to genuine concern or part of the most insensitive social media trend ever. Read more

Have Maroon 5 been banned from China because of a tweet to the Dalai Lama?

Have Maroon 5 been banned from China because of a tweet to the Dalai Lama?

Social media is bad, very bad Read more

One million evacuated as 100mph typhoon batters China

One million evacuated as 100mph typhoon batters China

It’s the strongest storm to hit the country since 1949, say weather experts. Read more

There’s a really worrying financial crisis (not in Greece) but in China

There’s a really worrying financial crisis (not in Greece) but in China

They’ve lost $3 trillion (£2.12) since June. Read more

This panda nursery in China is where we want to be – all day, errday

This panda nursery in China is where we want to be – all day, errday

If you ever feel sad, just remember this place exists. Read more

China has deployed ‘anti-cheating’ drones for exams

China has deployed ‘anti-cheating’ drones for exams

China’s ‘gaokao’ exam has been dubbed ‘the most pressure-packed exam in the world’. Read more

China is banning ‘your mum’ (because it’s a dirty, loaded phrase)

China is banning ‘your mum’ (because it’s a dirty, loaded phrase)

AS IF this is going to happen? Read more

Big Trouble In Little China is rubbish: Roll on the remake with The Rock

Big Trouble In Little China is rubbish: Roll on the remake with The Rock

Remake away, Mr The Rock. Remake away. Read more

There’s big trouble on Twitter over news of a Big Trouble In Little China remake

There’s big trouble on Twitter over news of a Big Trouble In Little China remake

Twitter’s just experienced some very unreasonable things. Read more

Shocking photographs show the horrific reality of banned cat and dog meat festival in China

Shocking photographs show the horrific reality of banned cat and dog meat festival in China

The festival was banned in Yulin, central China last year Read more

Sixty children. Two minivans. Only in China.

Sixty children. Two minivans. Only in China.

Mind-boggling. Read more

English signs in China are accidentally telling people to f*ck things

English signs in China are accidentally telling people to f*ck things

When translation goes very, very wrong Read more

Man creates brilliant five Olympic rings bike to tour China on

Man creates brilliant five Olympic rings bike to tour China on

We so want this. Read more

Huge hoard of dinosaur eggs discovered by construction workers in China

Huge hoard of dinosaur eggs discovered by construction workers in China

remarkable discovery of 43 eggs was made earlier this month by construction workers in the Chinese city of Heyuan Read more

China still executes far more people than any other country

China still executes far more people than any other country

Amnesty International general secretary Salil Shetty said the number of executions worldwide was ‘appalling’. Read more

China cracks down on toilet paper

China cracks down on toilet paper

8,000 rolls are emblazoned with the face of Hong Kong leader CY Leung. Read more

Meanwhile, in China: Tofu wrestlers battle in vat of slimy bean curd

Meanwhile, in China: Tofu wrestlers battle in vat of slimy bean curd

Warning: Graphic images of meat substitute Read more

This factory in China makes 60 per cent of the world’s Christmas decorations

This factory in China makes 60 per cent of the world’s Christmas decorations

For these workers it actually is Christmas everyday. Read more

US ‘to announce North Korea behind Sony hack, with link to China’

US ‘to announce North Korea behind Sony hack, with link to China’

Sony cancelled the release of comedy film ‘The Interview’, which was the initial reason they were targeted. Read more

Farmer is amazed by healthy lamb born with two heads in China

Farmer is amazed by healthy lamb born with two heads in China

The little fella has four eyes, two mouths and two noses. Read more

China uses panda to convince tourists not to behave badly in strange advert

China uses panda to convince tourists not to behave badly in strange advert

If this doesn’t convince you to behave while on holiday in China, nothing will. Read more

The truth about video games in China – Reader’s Feature

The truth about video games in China – Reader’s Feature

A reader describes his experience with the video games scene in China, and explains why consoles will struggle to take off there. Read more

Assassin’s Creed goes to China for season pass

Assassin’s Creed goes to China for season pass

A new 2D platformer set in China is just one of the extras being planned for Assassin’s Creed Unity, as well as DLC Dead Kings. Read more

Prison-themed restaurant opens in China and we totally want to go

Prison-themed restaurant opens in China and we totally want to go

Because ‘normal’ restaurants are so 2013. Read more