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Chinese Censor Unburdens Conscience Days Before Death

April 6, 2013, 9:33 am

The passing of a well-known newspaper censor in China reveals some of the difficulties Chinese face living under the control of the communist regime, and indeed the officials [...]

Rising Pneumonia Cases in Shanghai Amid Bird Flu Fears

April 5, 2013, 5:27 pm

Shanghai residents are concerned that the large number of people being diagnosed with pneumonia may actually be infected with the new bird flu strain H7N9.

New Flu Strain in China Prompts Mass Killing of Pigeons

April 5, 2013, 3:37 pm

New flu strain: The Chinese regime said that six people have been killed by a new strain of bird flu on Friday and Shanghai authorities killed thousands of pigeons being sold [...]

Fifth Person Dies From Bird Flu in China

April 4, 2013, 2:04 pm

A new strain of bird flu continues to spread in eastern China, with a fifth death on Thursday.

Deadly New Bird Flu Virus in China Possibly Linked to Dead Pigs

April 3, 2013, 10:50 pm

Three people in China have died from a virulent new strain of H7N9 bird flu virus, which may be linked to the thousands of dead pigs recently dumped in a river.

New Bird Flu Takes Hold in East China

April 3, 2013, 6:42 pm

“I only believe half of the state media reports are true, and am using my own judgment to fill in the blanks of the other half.” Mr. Gao, a veterinary pharmacist at Hebei [...]

Heavy Metal Pollution Threatens China’s Rice Industry

April 3, 2013, 11:37 am

Heavy metal contamination of farmlands is preventing rice sales in Hunan, China’s No. 1 rice-growing province, and is a nationwide problem.

March 32 Weather Report: Partly Cloudy in East China

April 2, 2013, 11:39 pm

Yangzhou Television viewers were left confused by a March 32 weather report. It seemed to be a joke about the imminent April Fools’ Day, but the station later corrected it [...]

Commercial Tomb-Sweeping Day Services Proliferate in China

April 2, 2013, 9:56 pm

The crass commercialization of China’s annual Tomb Sweeping Day seems to change the traditional meaning of the important festival.

Chinese Parents Protest New Baby Milk Scandal

April 2, 2013, 7:27 pm

Parents in eastern China’s Jiangsu Province protested the regime’s inaction over a new infant formula scandal involving counterfeit milk.


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