A selection of the best modern literary fiction works that provide deeper insights into China.
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This CCTV video leaves no doubt about what narrative on the Hong Kong protests it's trying to convey.
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Chinese netizens pay their respects to veteran actress Lily Leung Shun-Yin (1929-2019), who passed away on August 13.
Boycotting bubble tea? The popular CoCo Tea company is not so popular on Weibo this week.
"Hong Kong, the Pearl of the Orient, is no longer blooming, but covered in cuts and bruises."
An exchange student studying at the Hebei University of Engineering has been expelled and will soon be deported after harassing a female student.
Chinese tourists who were planning a solo trip to Taiwan are out of luck.
Some users just found out they could've bought a house with the money they've spent on Taobao.
Recreating the Mulan make-up look was the biggest beauty challenge on Chinese social media this July.
Is "take a photo with a foreigner" an appropriate homework assignment? This Zhuhai school teacher thinks it is.
Yao Li, one of the seven great singing stars of Shanghai in the 1940s, has passed away.
A wave of sentiment against foreign students is taking over Chinese social media this week.
The devastating arson attack at Kyoto Animation has shocked Chinese anime fans.
Novoland, China's "Game of Thrones" was canceled just before its premiere six weeks ago.
Eating dog meat is a personal choice, many commenters argue.
The story of Mulan is ingrained in Chinese culture, but Disney has made her an international classic.
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No hot summer on Weibo: the social media network announces extra censorship on 'vulgar content.'
Add cola, add chicken, and it's a recipe for success.
It's been a tough year for Chinese celebrity Fan Bingbing.