Chinese students in an internet cafe

Why China is trying to ban anonymity on social media

One-Minute Read Wed 14 Jan, AT 15:11

Cyberspace Administration plans to 'beef up' control of internet to stop rumour-mongering

Chinese restaurant

Restaurant offers free food for attractive customers

One-Minute Read Tue 13 Jan, AT 10:21

A restaurant in China is giving away free meals to its 50 most attractive diners each day

Passengers on a plane

First-time flier opens plane's emergency exit 'for fresh air'

One-Minute Read Thu 18 Dec, AT 16:04

Airline says the passenger will not be fined for the dangerous mistake as he was not acting maliciously

Mark Zuckerberg Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg 'stuns' Beijing with fluent Mandarin

Video Thu 23 Oct, AT 14:52

Founder of Facebook apologises to audience for his 'terrible Chinese' before holding full Q&A in Mandarin

Health workers

Ebola response: who has donated the most?

Briefing Fri 17 Oct, AT 12:43

The UN launches an emergency appeal for funds as China is criticised for its failure to contribute

Kim Jong-un 'to visit Russia' in first international state visit

One-Minute Read Wed 28 Jan, AT 10:28

Kremlin confirms North Korean leader's visit to Moscow, a move which will be seen as a 'significant snub' to China

A Chinese evangelicalist

Church of the Almighty God: what is China's 'demon-killing' cult?

Briefing Thu 21 Aug, AT 15:23

Described as a 'plague on humankind', members of the sect are going on trial for a brutal murder

Masked health workers at the quarantine zone

Chinese city sealed off after squirrel causes plague death

One-Minute Read Wed 23 Jul, AT 09:44

30,000 residents on lockdown after Chinese man contracts pneumonic plague and dies

A Chinese shopping street

How China shored up economic growth

One-Minute Read Wed 16 Jul, AT 15:37

After months of gloomy figures, Chinese growth is accelerating again – slightly

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