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Developers Enclose Chinese Couple’s Home in a Trench for Refusing to Leave

Developers Enclose Chinese Couple’s Home in a Trench for Refusing to Leave

Local developers just outside the Chinese village of Wuhan could not persuade a couple to abandon their home through standard means. So, someone decided to drive an excavator through their home Saturday afternoon and dig a 1-mter wide, 1.5-meter deep trench. Now, 52-year-old Yin Yangju and her husband Xiao Ming find it difficult to step […]

Photos from U.S. Hunting Mag. Passed off as Camouflaged PLA Soldiers

Photos from U.S. Hunting Mag. Passed off as Camouflaged PLA Soldiers

The PLA Daily on Friday morning posted pictures on Weibo of what appeared to be armed, PLA soldiers ready to strike while disguised in camouflage gear. What else was more than meets the eye? The photos were actually ripped right off the pages of an American hunting magazine. The Nanfang initially found the photos to […]

Chinese Police Recover $3 Million Worth of Illegal Ivory, Rhino Horns and Bear Paws

Chinese Police Recover $3 Million Worth of Illegal Ivory, Rhino Horns and Bear Paws

Chinese authorities announced on Monday the seizure of nearly 1800 pounds of illegally-smuggled ivory along with rhino horns and bear paws worth about $3.8 million (24 million yuan). 16 people suspected of having been part of the smuggling ring have been arrested. According to CCTV.com, China is the world’s largest market for illegal ivory. Police […]

The First President of China

The First President of China

On the 10th of October, in the year 1913, Yuan Shikai was installed as the first president of China. It was done against the wishes of Sun Yat Sen, who is considered by many to be the father of modern China, but with his political maneuvering was able to make it so with the coerced […]

Biggest Traffic Jam? China Locked in Carpocalypse

Biggest Traffic Jam? China Locked in Carpocalypse

Thousands of motorists on Wednesday were stranded on Chinese roadways in what analysts are calling “Carpocalypse.” Tourists were making their way back from Golden Week celebrations. About 750 million people were expected to travel across China’s roadways and rails during the six-day-long festival. According to the Wall Street Journal, more than 3 million people visited […]

U.S. to Support Taiwan Defense in South China Sea

U.S. to Support Taiwan Defense in South China Sea

The United States is now authorized to provide “assistance and training” to Taiwan and other countries in the Asia-Pacific region as outlined in the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal year 2016. Last Thursday, the House of Representatives approved changes the Senate had made to the NDAA 2016 in June. Both bodies had been at […]

Ttongsul: Waste Not Want Not

Ttongsul: Waste Not Want Not

Ttongsul is the name of a medicinal wine, which is prepared traditionally in Korea. Ttongsul is also popularly known as the feces wine. Feces are the main ingredient used to prepare this medicinal wine that makes it unique from all other wines. Though it is called a traditional wine of Korea, its existence and use […]

China’s President Xi Mending Country’s Political Divide One Funeral at a Time

China’s President Xi Mending Country’s Political Divide One Funeral at a Time

Following his crackdown on corruption which strained his ties with senior officials, China’s

President Xi Jinping is on the road to rebuilding political bridges and gathering support ahead of the 19th Party Congress in 2017.

China Angry Over Taiwan’s Visit To Japan

China Angry Over Taiwan’s Visit To Japan

China has recently expressed its anger at Japan because the opposition leader of Taiwan will be visiting Japan. China is enraged because they are of the opinion that Taiwan should not be offered any kind of platform for promoting their wrong views. The Democratic Party in Taiwan is of the opinion that the people of […]

Predicting The Future Of Unstable Chinese Economy

Predicting The Future Of Unstable Chinese Economy

China seems to be facing tumultuous times of late as there are a lot of problems coming up. In the last 2 decades, the nation has managed to avert any major financial crisis, but it looks like the days ahead are going to be really hard for the nation. The way the Chinese stock market […]