When we hear the words, “afternoon tea,” most of us think of the very English tradition. And it has come to my attention that there is a notion that tea, itself, comes from England. 308 more words
HONG KONG (CNN) — Paleontologists have discovered a 50-foot “dragon” dinosaur species in China that may have roamed the earth 160 million years ago during the Late Jurassic period. 330 more words
Anonymous activists supporting Tibet have had a busy week. Twitter threads were hot with reports of a major attack, in which the server of a Chinese government website, that covers the area of Yushul in eastern Tibet’s Kham region, was hacked. 54 more words
This place with this magical scenery is called Xialong (under the dragon 下龙). This is located on the Li River, a few kilometers upstream of Xingping. 104 more words
Beijing is blocking Internet services that let users bypass the Great Firewall of China.
“China has the upper hand when it comes to blocking sites and services.” says Karl Kathuria, CEO of Psiphon, a Toronto-based VPN company. 223 more words
Beijing is calling on Washington to scale back, or cancel, aerial surveillance of the Chinese mainland, since such a practice represents a security risk and a deterrent to better bilateral relations – otherwise it is ready to take measures. 50 more words