A video of ten-year-old boy's attempt to use money he received from gifts at Spring Festival to buy his mother a diamond ring, pulled the heart strings of people in the jewelry store and online.
Should men grow it or mow it? This is the latest question taking up space in some people's minds on China's social media as they debate which is sexier, a bearded or a clean shaven man.
China's heaviest man has not only lost 142 kilograms since undergoing stomach surgery six months ago, he now stands taller and takes a smaller shoe size.
Police in Central China's Hunan Province thought they were doing the right thing by taking in a young lost Husky but later dubbed the dog a saboteur after it chewed up files and made a mess of their office.
Traffic police departments in China are showing they have a sense of humor by adopting a traffic safety tip from the blockbuster sci-fi movie The Wandering Earth.
A hair stylist from Northeast China, who has been enlisted to cut the hair of a dozen relatives during his Spring Festival holiday, is getting a lot of sympathy from other professionals facing requests for help from family members.
A visitor to the Yancheng zoo in Changzhou, Jiangsu Province, made an expensive mistake when she tossed an apple into the bear enclosure. She apparently mixed up the edible kind of apple with her Apple iPhone.
To the relief of hundreds of onlookers, a young girl who fell into a giant panda enclosure on Saturday was rescued by a security guard just as three of the curious bears lumbered toward her.
A 13-year-old boy in East China who drank three 100-milliliter bottles of liquor after his girlfriend broke up with him has recovered from alcohol poisoning that put him in a coma, according to a video posted on Sina Weibo.
A giant high-tech bust of an ancient Terracotta Warrior in downtown Xi'an, Northwest China's Shaanxi Province is startling, amusing and even frightening passers-by.
A veteran mathematics teacher has embraced TikTok (or Douyin in Chinese), a media app for creating and sharing short videos, to assist in teaching the subject to youngsters at a middle school in Jiangshan City, Zhejiang Province.
Apart from kissing, putting on lipsticks, what else can lips do? Wang Qianjin, a 26-year-old in Zhenjiang, East China's Jiangsu province, uses hers to write on computer.
A bus ticket taker on a local bus in Central China is warming the hearts of passengers - and thousands more online - by handing out colorful cartoon figurine of Peppa Pig he makes out of dough.
A performing arts company in East China is giving its single, 30-and-over female employees some extra days off during the Spring Festival holiday in the hope that they can find a mate, leading to an online storm from men in the same age range and relationship status.
Dads in Southeast China took mock exams at a primary school with their kids and barely managed a passing grade, showing that some fathers have some way to go in better understanding their children.
An amusement park that features a giant swing that hurls people over a hundreds-meter-high cliff in Southwest China's Chongqing Municipality is offering "regret medicine" allowing riders who lose their nerve to stop the launch of the swing.
A first-year graduate student in East China's Jiangxi Province is an accomplished portrait painter but instead of a paint brush he uses a cigarette lighter to gently scorch an image on paper.
To alleviate his 2-year-old son's fear of going to the hospital, a doctor in Northeast China conducted some very successful major surgeries on… fruit.
A woman who posted a picture of a chocolate souvenir she bought in the ancient city of Xi'an likely never imagined the image would start a friendly online war of one-upmanship featuring Terracotta Warriors.
A family in Leshan, Sichuan province, received unwanted attention recently, after a photo of the family hanging a large amount of preserved pork sausages over the balcony fence was posted online.
Video of a man in Southwest China seemingly cooking a steaming hotpot on the hood of a car not only went viral on social media, but also earned him a warning from local traffic police.
A 4-year-old boy in Zhaotong, Southwest China's Yunnan Province bravely climbed up a hill to seek help from locals after surviving a car crash. His efforts were credited with saving his 18-month-old sister, but their two relatives died in the accident.
An 84-year-old woman who suffers from Alzheimer's disease confused people at a kindergarten when she came to pick up her daughter who had left the school 30 years ago.
People who drive know how frustrating it can be finding a parking space, and now a bunch of pupils at a kindergarten in East China getting an early life-lesson in orderly parking.
Zhang Wanquan in a factory of a subsidiary of Taiyuan Iron and Steel (Group) Co., Ltd. in Taiyuan said his company has developed an extremely thin type of stainless steel.
The release of WeChat's annual data report on Wednesday offers some curious insights into how different generations use China's most popular instant messaging app.
Women looking to freshen up their makeup or perhaps experiment with new brands of cosmetics can make a pit stop at standalone booths that are popping up in malls around the country.
A video posted on Weibo by an American muscle man and movie star speaking quite fluent Chinese has gone viral not only because of his role in the hit movie Bumblebee, but for his exuberant love for the iconic Chinese chili sauce, Laoganma.
Sophomore Zhang Xianxi at Jiangxi Agriculture University in East China made the sunflower seed auto-cracker machine with his friend.
Fathers with doctorate degrees are being invited to teach their children and their classmates in an East China primary school, leading other parents to complain about unequal education opportunities.