Shaoyang citizens get compensated by completing phone interviews

To encourage citizens doing polls on phone, the government compensates 300 RMB for whoever completed a phone interview for over 5 minutes.

Five injured in C China chemical plant explosion

At least five people were injured after an explosion took place at a chemical plant in Huojia County, central China’s Henan Province, on Tuesday…

In China, forwarding “Internet rumors” can get you in prison

Mainland China legislated a new law – a person who forwarded internet “rumors” over 500 times will be charged…

Ridiculous college cafeteria food in mainland China

For the purpose of lowering cost of cafeteria dishes, colleges in mainland China created some “original” dishes with ridiculous combination of food..

Blast outside school in China kills at least 2

A three-wheeled truck caught fire and exploded Tuesday outside a school in southern China, killing at least two people and injuring 17…

Rubber Duck makes its official debut in Beijing

The high-profile giant Rubber Duck made its official debut on Friday on Yuanbo Lake in Beijing’s Garden Expo Park ..

Shaanxi man claims he took “hell bank note” from ATM

ATM machines in banks of mainland China often reported out of order, without timely repairs. This time, a man in Shaanxi claimed that he got 11 “hell bank notes”…

Kai-fu Lee diagnosed with cancer

Kai-fu Lee, chief executive officer of Innovation Works, is diagnosed with cancer, confirmed by Innovation Works spokesman Wang Zhaohui.

6 indicted in death of Chinese man in detention

Chinese prosecutors have indicted six men in the death of a state industry executive who was allegedly dunked in ice water during questioning in a case

China’s ‘Brother Watch’ gets 14-year prison term

A Chinese provincial official whose grinning at the scene of a deadly bus crash sparked an outcry and, eventually, led to corruption…