Posts Tagged ‘news’

Not a crime at the tip of tongue?

June 18, 2014


Dog is human’s friend in western countries, but maybe just another meat in China. Here are some pictures of an annual dog meat festival at Yulin City, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region (广西玉林).


No one dares to help a fallen senior

August 17, 2012


On August 10, an old man fallen on street in Shanghai. He could not get up on himself and his face was covered by blood. Many people surrounded him but no one dared to offer help. This is because that there had been several cases when helpers got sued after they offered help. In at least one case, helper lost in court because the judge argued that he wouldn’t have offered help if it was not his fault.


A homeless man raises abandoned girl for 13 years

August 2, 2012

On July 8, 2011, the 13 years old Xiao Li and her adoptive father Lao Huang (both faked names) Squatted at an abandoned well house in Nanjing City (南宁). Tear poured out on her face. This house is their home.


Tobacco helps pupils succeed

July 24, 2012

This is a banner appeared at a HOPE school. The banner says: “Genius comes out of hard-working and Tobacco helps you succeed”.

Match making party for PLA soliders

July 15, 2012


On May 19, 2012, Beijing Women’s Federation held a blind date gathering for more than 400 PLA soliders. Among the ladies are nurses, accountants, and female officers etc.


A family on the shoulder of a nine years old boy

May 3, 2012

The 9 years old Bai Guangchun (白广春) is a third grade student at Houyingzhen Elementary School (侯营镇中心小学), Liaocheng City, Shandong Province (山东省聊城市). His father lost control of this body due to mental disorders, and his mother can move her right arm because of sequelae from encephalitis. So, he takes the burden to surpport this family. He returned to the family from his grandmom’s home after five years old. He has to do all the house work while he studies at school. He dreams to become a doctor to help his mother and others.


A copy of Tiananmen

December 13, 2011

This building is at Wuzhangyuan, Qishen County (岐山县五丈原), Shannxi Province (陕西). It is the main gate of a local manufactory. It is 33 meters high, 45 meters wide. It is a counterfeit of Tiananmen in Beijing.

Driver suffered minor injury when dozens of steel bars broke through his car

October 27, 2011

Look at this car accident. Surprisingly, the driver suffered minor injuries only.


A mix of drama and grievances

October 10, 2011


On January 22, 2011, in the morning at 9:10 a.m., five women kneeled down in front of Kaifeng government building (开封府) of Kaifeng City (开封市), Henan province submit their appeal to an actor acting as “Bao Zheng“. Their family member were detained for more than 150 days.


Cost of China’s space station

October 4, 2011

On Sept 29, China launched its first Tiangong 1 Space Lab onto orbit. According to Zhou Jianping, chief designer of China’s manned space program, the total cost of its rendezvous and docking mission is about 12 billion yuan (1US$ = 6.3813 yuan). The earlier space walk from “Shenzhou 7” mission cost about 3 billion yuan. As for the future space station, Zhou said that they haven’t gone to the details for cost estimate. (more…)