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Mar 8, 2014

Malaysia Airlines Plane, Flight 370 To China Lost Radio Contact, Now Missing

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Malaysia Airlines Plane Credit: Francis Silvan / Agence-France Presse A Malaysia Airlines plane, Flight MH 370 carrying 227 passengers, two infants and 12 crew members was on its way to China when it reportedly lost contact to air traffic control tower on Saturday morning, March 8, 2014. The Malaysia Airlines Flight, Boeing 777-220 plane, was […]

Sep 28, 2013

Hornets terrorize China: Asian Giant Hornets Swarms Rural Areas

Hornets terrorize China
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Hornets terrorize China Credit: Henry Samuel/Telegraph The Asian giant Hornets terrorized China residents walking through fields and wooden areas in the Shaanxi province. Chinese officials issued alert to their citizens over a series of hornet attacks in rural areas. As of posting, the stinging insect has killed over 28 individuals and injured hundreds of people. […]

May 5, 2013

Rat meat sold: Rat-meat Ring busted by Chinese Police

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Rat meat sold Credit: Wikimedia commons A rat-meat ring was believed to be broken by Chinese authorities. Over $1 million worth of rat meat and several other small mammal meat was sold by the ring over the years in China. Based on the official website of the Ministry of Public Security, Chinese police have arrested […]

Apr 21, 2013

China earthquake: Chinese reporter in wedding dress covers earthquake aftermath (Video)

China earthquake: Chinese reporter in wedding dress covers earthquake aftermath (Video)
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A Chinese reporter reported live on TV about the aftermath of the devastating earthquake this Saturday, April 20, 2013, while wearing her wedding gown and veil, as shown in the video below. This is because it was also her wedding day. But due to the call of duty, she left her wedding and went back […]

Apr 13, 2013

Two-headed Pig in China suffers from ‘Axial Bifurcation’ (Photo)

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Two-headed pig born in China Credit: Weird Asia News A two-headed pig was born this month at a village in Jiujiang located in the eastern part of China‘s Jiangxi province. News reports say that the two-headed pig have two snouts, two ears and a shared eye. The weird feature of the animal is caused by […]

Mar 19, 2013

Chicken lays giant egg in China, with 2 yolks and 1 egg, may be world’s largest chicken egg (Video)

Chicken lays giant egg in China, with 2 yolks and 1 egg, may be world's largest chicken egg (Video)
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A Chinese chicken lays a giant egg, as shown in the video below. Amazingly, the huge egg, which has a size of 3 eggs and weighs about half a pound, has 2 yolks and another fully-formed egg inside. The so-called “miracle” hen is from Guizhou province in Southwest China, and recently laid five gigantic eggs. […]

Mar 11, 2013

Dead pigs in a river in Shanghai now over 3,000, health concerns being raised

Dead pigs in a river in Shanghai now over 3,000, health concerns being raised
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More than 3,000 dead pigs have been found in Huangpu River in Shanghai, China since Thursday, March 7; and health issues were the immediate concern of local residents. A swine virus was reportedly discovered in samples taken, but local authorities insist that tap water in the area is still safe for drinking. One of the […]

Jan 12, 2013

Lions hit with snowballs: Scene photos went viral, anger netizens

Lions hit with snowball
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Lions hit with snowballs Image Credit: Huffington Post China‘s Hangzhou Zoo lions were hit with snowballs by visitors last Saturday, January 5, 2013. Photos of the incident were uploaded on Sina Weibo, China‘s micro-blogging site similar to Twitter, and instantly went viral, according to a report by the China Daily on Wednesday, January 9. The […]

Dec 26, 2012

1,428-mile high-speed rail line opens in China, World’s longest (Photo)

1,428-mile high-speed rail line opens
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A 1,428-mile high-speed rail line opens in China on Wednesday, December 26, 2012. Considered as the world’s longest high-speed rail, China‘s new transport system links Beijing and Guangzhou, formerly known as Canton. High-speed train G-502 Image Credit: The Xinhua News Agency reported that the latest addition to China‘s railway system stretches along a 2,298 […]

Dec 16, 2012

Apocalypse Survival Pods: Mayan apocalypse nears, pods created by Chinese (Video, Photos)

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Mayan Apocalypse survival pods Image Credit: AFP Photo / Ed Jones Mayan apocalypse survival pods were created by a farmer from China as the Mayan apocalypse forecast nears, according to an RT news on Friday, December 14, 2012. The Chinese was reportedly inspired, to create the apocalypse survival pods, by the “2012” Hollywood film. Liu […]