The Health Code system and the ‘Green Horse’ meme have become part of everyday life in a zero-Covid China.
Multiple Chinese (military) bloggers started using 'weak goose' (菜鹅) term in light of Russia's fading victory.
China's latest patriotic blockbuster 'Home Coming' focuses on Chinese diplomats as the saviours of overseas Chinese in times of trouble.
It's corn! The "6 yuan corn" debate just keeps going.
Chinese manufacturers of heating equipment are the "invisible champions" of Europe's energy crisis.
Political commentator Hu Xijin about China's zero-Covid Policy: " This fight is bound to be like navigating a boat against the current."
"Why is that every time Mahsa Amini is mentioned, it somehow gets linked to America?"
After Li Jiaqi's return to livestreaming, the 'tank cake incident' has become the elephant in the room on social media.
They’ve been in lockdown for 42 days already, but according to some Lhasa-based bloggers, there have been no improvements in the local epidemic situation. They say there is a stark difference between what officials are reporting and the daily reality...
'Cuànfǎng' became a popular word on Chinese social media and in official Chinese discourse this year. But what is it?
"I wish I could be quarantined at Disney too!" The Shanghai Disney hotel apparently is the happiest place to get locked in.
News of 'Little Paul' quietly joining Pelosi to Taiwan received over 380 million views on Weibo on Friday.
Yili residents wonder: "We've been in this epidemic for three years already, how can the measures still be so poor?"
This is the What's on Weibo podcast #5. The death of Li Wenliand caused a social media storm in February 2020. It's been a year - time to look back.
The rise of Ding Zhen: it started with one Douyin clip and triggered a social media storm.
The third episode of the What's on Weibo podcast, discussing the latest trends on Weibo.
Many Weibo users think it is unnecessarily cruel for young children to be kept separate from their parents at this Shanghai quarantine location.
In the midst of the Shanghai phased lockdown, some on social media say present-day Shanghai feels like two worlds in one city.
Videos of people dancing for healthcare workers are all the rage on Chinese social media, but many think the trend is not about gratitude, but attention...
In backing up their claim that an American company made Covid-19, Chinese state media confused The Daily Mail and a British misinformation site.
Some say this year is not 2022 but "2020too", suggesting that everything has gone back to the initial stage of the Covid outbreak.
Hotpot Friday night turned into a three-day hotpot marathon for this lady from Zhengzhou.
People express shock and sadness after China Eastern Airlines flight MU5735 crashed on March 21st.
The stories of Liu Xuezhou and the Xuzhou mother both developed in real-time while netizens pushed them to the front page, making them too big for...
A shifting focus on other issues that are framed within Chinese news narratives of the Russia-Ukraine war.
First in Shangrao, now in Huizhou.
Some see the rising relevance of Weibo in the international social media scene as a sign of a rising China.
The Chinese Embassy stresses that Chinese people should maintain unity and keep helping each other in Ukraine.
Although the embassy first advised Chinese citizens in Ukraine to show a Chinese flag, they now suggest it is better to be careful in displaying their...
Many see the presence of the US warship in the Taiwan Strait as a provocation.
Chinese netizens are so focused on the Russian attack on Ukraine that nobody can focus on work (wuxin gongzuo).