A selection of the best modern literary fiction works that provide deeper insights into China.
The best books to understand modern China - from society and history to gender and (online) language.
China's latest COVID-19 infection prevention and control measures are drawing criticism from social media users.
Idol reality survival shows are riding a new wave of popularity in China.
..Chinese netizens made the super-popular reality show "Sisters Who Make Waves" go viral anyway.
Hainan's police have never been cooler.
A major oil tanker explosion has left over a hundred people injured and at least ten dead in Wenling, Zhejiang.
Some of the most popular Chinese tv dramas of the moment.
"Are these the 'human rights' that you are advocating?"
Another incident shows the gravity of China's school bullying problem.
Weibo talks egg freezing.
How a Weibo journal got caught up in pandemic politics: the Wuhan Diary controversy explained.
As a role model for female empowerment, Papi Jiang should not have given her child her husband's last name, 'feminists' on Weibo say.
Local authorities announced a "wartime mode" lockdown due to 13 new local coronavirus cases in Shulan.
For some people, IKEA apparently feels a little too much like home.
Chinese students are back to school, but school life is not back to normal.
As the COVID-19 lockdown has ended in Wuhan, many people are happy to see the city's traffic finally getting busy again. "I hated traffic jams before,...
"My wages have gone down, Haidilao's prices have gone up," - netizens criticize Haidilao's price surge after its reopening.
Are foreigners in quarantine being treated better than Chinese nationals? This Nanjing Daily article has triggered controversy.
'Cunbo' aka 'rural livestreaming' is all the rage. A win-win situation for farmers, viewers, and Alibaba.
Hubei officials announced a controversial measure to reward frontline medical workers.
Heroes of the coronavirus crisis or victims of visual propaganda? A video showing female medical workers having their heads shaved has triggered controversy.