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Past articles by Zhuang:

How the Wuhan experience could help coronavirus battle in US and Europe

Protocols developed at the pandemic’s first hotspot could guide health care workers in the US and Europe as they struggle with the same issues. → Read More

Chinese woman opens plane’s emergency exit for some fresh air, delaying flight

A flight was delayed for an hour and a woman detained by police after she opened the emergency exit for “a breath of fresh air” before the flight took off in central China’s Hubei province on Monday, mainland media reported. → Read More

The catch in releasing: across China, a Buddhist ritual endangers local ecosystems

On a recent chilly winter Sunday morning, as she has at least twice a month for two years, Li Huiyun boarded a coach in downtown Beijing bound for Fangshan district in the far south of the city.... → Read More

Chinese court plays up achievements in ‘Super Mario Mr Judge’ video

Three-minute clip shows Mario tackling difficult law enforcement issues, battling a corrupt ‘tiger’ and finishing big projects like building ‘smart courts’ → Read More

Chinese city caps ‘bride price’ at US$7,450 to reduce wedding pressure

The “bride price” – or betrothal gifts given to a woman’s family – has gone up so much amid China’s huge gender imbalance that a city government has decided to step in.... → Read More

Dumb luck for Tesla rival brings Nio smart car to a halt in Chinese capital

The cutting edge image of Chinese electric car builder Nio was blunted a little after a test drive of one of its smartcars ground to a halt on one of Beijing’s most prestigious addresses, leaving the driver and a Nio rep stuck inside until the vehicle completed a software update.... → Read More

Chinese in disbelief that a US$295 monthly salary makes them ‘middle class’

Statistics bureau gives rare official definition of ‘middle income’ that is met with ridicule online, forcing it to clarify that it applied to a specific report → Read More

Series of explosions rock China’s Changchun city

Downtown Changchun in northeastern Jilin province was rocked by a series of explosions on Friday afternoon.... → Read More

Shanghai international school’s dirty joke in children’s text book angers parents

International school had already been caught up in a food safety scandal before text book’s content prompted fresh round of complaints → Read More

China’s first womb transplant recipient gives birth to a healthy baby boy

A Chinese woman who three years ago became the first in the country to undergo a uterus transplant has reached another medical milestone, by giving birth to a healthy baby boy. ... → Read More

Chinese family torn apart by stalker killing wins case review after public outcry

A young woman is fighting for the release of her parents who are in detention waiting to learn if they will be charged over the killing of a stalker who entered their property in northern China last year and attacked the family with a knife.... → Read More

Dolce & Gabbana advert completely ruined my career, says Chinese model as she breaks her silence over race row

The Chinese model who appeared in a Dolce & Gabbana advertisement that triggered a major backlash over accusations of racial stereotyping has broken her silence to apologise for her part in the film, adding that it had “completely ruined” her career.... → Read More

As winter grips rural China, who’s really paying the price for Beijing’s clean air plan?

Xi Jinping wants to beat pollution by building an ‘ecological civilisation’ → Read More

China’s prisons go digital for inmate convenience and clean management

China’s love of online shopping and cashless payment has gone a step further by moving into most unlikely territory – behind prison bars.... → Read More

Chinese woman abandoned as baby on bridge in Fuyang appeals for biological parents to attend her wedding

A Chinese woman who was abandoned as a baby on a bridge in Fuyang, Anhui province, 20 years ago wants her biological parents to attend her wedding on Friday next week.... → Read More

Chinese Lothario faces court after flirtatious phone calls betray his life with three spouses and children

A man in eastern Jiangsu province who married three women in three years, fathered a child with each, and arranged for them all to live within a kilometre of each other has been taken to court after his “wives” discovered each other.... → Read More

China’s ‘Ice Boy’ has new home and new hope after viral photo sparked flood of donations

Wang Fuman now lives in a smart house with his family and it takes him just 10 minutes to get to school → Read More

Headmaster cooks for pupils at a rural Chinese school, repaying his childhood teachers for their kindness

When he was a lonely, fatherless third-grader, Zhang Zhanliang’s teachers were a source of comfort. They took him into their homes for meals and stitched up his ragged clothes.... → Read More

Chinese ‘Nazi soldier’ arrested for posing in German uniform at memorial park

An 18-year-old Chinese man has been detained for wearing a German military uniform at a park dedicated to war heroes in eastern China and posting images of his “offensive” behaviour on social media.... → Read More

Three students die in blast at Beijing university laboratory

Fire department investigating cause of explosion at Beijing Jiaotong University → Read More