Christians in a Chinese community were told recently to pull down images of Jesus Christ on their walls and hang up portraits of President Xi Jinping, who they said, has the sole power to save every believer from poverty, sickness and diseases. Li Aijie, a wife to one Chinese Christian lawyer who was arrested and … Continue reading Wife of a Chinese Christian lawyer beaten to pulp for refusing to divorce imprisoned husband
A shrewd Chinese businessman who owns a retail outlet for selling VPN software has been sentenced to 9 months in prison. The recent court sentence angered most netizens who took to social media and expressed concerns that their government is making huge efforts to block access to some foreign websites, movies, books and chat apps … Continue reading Businessman imprisoned for selling VPN Software in China
Liu Xiaobao, one of China's most popular dissidents who died earlier in July, has sent a meltdown around the country, sparking suspicions that the recent usage problem with popular social media messaging apps --Wechat and Whatsapp -- could mean the apps have been blocked just like Google, Twitter and Facebook. In the aftermath of Xiaobao's … Continue reading China blocks Whatsapp And Wechat in a massive crackdown on Liu Xiaobao’s Posthumous Popularity
Police in China has received empowerment from the ruling Chinese Communist Party, to legally spy on over 720 million internet users in the country. The authorities now have an express right to access a person's social media contacts in order to prove links to crime. According to a report from Radio Free Asia, China's Ministry of … Continue reading China grants police the right to monitor social media apps
Wreckage of the 9-seat Cessna 208B propeller seaplane is being salvaged after its fatal crash (Source: People's Daily Online). CHINA’S civil aviation authority has grounded all aircraft belonging to Joy General Aviation yesterday after one of its seaplanes crashed in the waters in Jinshan District in Shanghai on Wednesday, killing five people. The plane’s in-flight … Continue reading Chinese Govt Orders Probe Into Jinshan Seaplane Crash.
The Chinese government has announced it's reconstruction and rehabilitation plans in the historical village with the goal of turning it into a tourist attraction. The pictures show a bird's-eye view of courtyards built in Loess land pits in Sanmenxia city of Central China's Henan province. The traditional "pit courtyards" are under conservation by local government … Continue reading 4,000-Year-Old Historical Pit Village Opening for Tourism.