Activists slam China’s most watched program for sexist jokes


CCTV’s new year program ‘Chunwan’ was accused of gender discrimination…

Beijing’s temple fair prevents stampede


As people flock to Beijing’s temple fair during Lunar New Year’s celebration, Beijing police is getting ready to prevent stampede happening…

Hong Kong Lunar New Year Parade


Hong Kong residents celebrated the arrival of the Year of the Sheep with a colourful night parade that included floats…

President Obama offers a Lunar New Year message


The President and First Lady sends their best wishes to all who are celebrating the Lunar New Year in 2015….

South Korea: People flock to sheep cafe ahead of new year


Crowds of people flocked to a cafe in Seoul on Tuesday where they can spend time feeding and petting sheep…

Chinese warned about crime during Lunar New Year


As people are celebrating Chinese New Year, thieves are targeting travelers and shoppers with new methods…

China urges fewer fireworks during New Year celebrations


Setting off fireworks to celebrate Chinese New Year may be a centuries-old tradition, but the country’s authorities are urging people…

Jack Ma sends out 1 million red envelopes


Alibaba’s founder Jack Ma sent out 1 million red envelopes with different amounts of cash through Sina Weibo…

Is it the year of sheep, goat or ram?


Year of the Sheep? Year of the Goat? Or Year of the Ram?

American lobster: The new Chinese New Year delicacy


Now on the menu in Beijing for Chinese New Year: lots and lots of American lobster…