Hanfu, the traditional clothing of the Han ethnic majority of ancient China, has now become a craze among young Chinese. (Image: Screenshot / YouTube)

Hanfu Making a Comeback in China

With China on the rise, aspects of its traditional culture that were suppressed for a long time are once again gaining popularity. Hanfu, the traditional clothing of the Han ethnic majority of ancient China, has now become a craze among…

Sivananda claims to be more than 120 years old. (Image:  YouTube/Screenshot)

The Oldest Living People on Earth

Staff at the Abu Dhabi Airport were in for a surprise recently. A man from India was waiting to check-in at immigration. When they took a look at his passport, they were stunned, as it indicated the individual was 123…

'The Blind Girl' (1856) is a painting by John Everett Millais. The scene was painted on the road just outside the quaint, medieval town of Winchelsea near the coast of southern England. (Image:  wikimedia /  CC0 1.0)

From Art to Society: We Can’t Make It on Our Own

In 19th century England, John Everett Millais established the Pre-Raphaelite movement in painting, which shifted away from the stiff and heroic, neo-classical themes that were the staple of his time. Millais and his fellow Pre-Raphaelite companions explored narratives in their…

The U.S. government has added 28 Chinese organizations to its ‘Entity List,’ banning them from procuring parts and components from American companies without getting approval from the administration. (Image: Screenshot / YouTube)

Evil Tech: US Blacklists 8 Chinese Companies

The U.S. government has added 28 Chinese organizations to its “Entity List,” essentially banning them from procuring parts and components from American companies without getting approval from the administration. Among the blacklisted entities, 20 are government agencies, while the remaining…

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No Uyghur Identity, Even in Death

The Uyghurs of China have been one of the most persecuted communities in recent times. The Chinese government forces them to disown much of their faith and pledge loyalty to…

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Ancient Rhymes: The History of Tang Poetry

Between A.D. 618 and A.D. 907, China was ruled by the Tang Dynasty. Considered one of the high points of Chinese civilization, the period is also known as the “Golden Age”…

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Google reCAPTCHA V3: Compromising Your Privacy

Last year, Google introduced reCAPTCHA V3, the latest version of its verification technology that confirmed whether a website is being accessed by a bot or human. However, the new version…

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History’s 5 Most Significant Events

History is often determined by a few events that change the nature of existing social structures and introduces certain reformations. The present world we live in is the direct result…

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How Beijing Bullies Chinese-Canadians

The Chinese government bullies its citizens to submit to communist ideologies. Beijing seems to be exporting the attitude overseas, especially to Canada where Chinese ethnic people are now being harassed…