“The dog ate my homework” is an English expression purported to be a favorite excuse made by schoolchildren explaining their failure to turn in an assignment on time. However, this expression recently took on a whole new meaning in China.
During Lunar New Year festivals and birthdays, elder relatives often give red packets of money to their grandchildren. If the money is spent without the child’s permission, it is considered to be a legal infringement on the child’s rights. In Shanghai,…
While Mainland China media outlets are using headlines such as “Pigs Forced to Commit Suicide,” this is not exactly the situation. Huang Demin, a pig farmer from Ningxiang County, Hunan Province, has come up with a unique way of enhancing…
A woman has been found dead inside an elevator in China, with the horrific scene being discovered by service workers. Investigators stated that her hands were mangled, apparently from attempts to free herself.
Irish Journalist Teresa Mannion, from Raidió Teilifís Éireann (RTÉ), has found Internet fame after she gave a brave, but hilarious, live weather report during the middle of a storm.
Hoverboards — a.k.a self-balancing scooters or rideables — are the latest fad, but many of the cheaper models are proving to be unsafe.
In a modern global context, the idea of a big food fight — such as the “battle of the oranges” — comes across as somewhat odd and wasteful.
Getting up close and personal with a Great White Shark in murky waters may not be everyone’s idea of fun, but that’s what American Spencer Reilly did while cage diving in Gansbaai, South Africa.
You may be forgiven for thinking this might have been a publicity stunt for the next Star Wars installment, but it isn’t.
Life insurance, auto insurance, travel insurance — there are so many different kinds of insurances worldwide, but definitely not this one.