A pair of young Chinese chess players added a new dimension to the challenging and ancient board game, leading millions of people on social media to ask, which tastes better, Coke or Pepsi?
A seat-sharing hot pot restaurant that aims to match singles in Chengdu, capital of Southwest China's Sichuan Province, has been well-received by young people.
A woman in Southwest China, who must have had job-interview-jitters, was surprised and delighted when she was required to play Mahjong during an interview for a sales manager position.
The owner of an e-commerce company in East China has become subject to a lot of snickering in his office and beyond after giving employees small stylized posters or blessing paper that he believes can protect men from going bald.
A 12-year-old boy attempted to add the personal information of the lead actor of The Wandering Earth on his family's household registry, saying he adores the actor and longs to be part of his family.
A video of a young man from a village in North China riding his motorcycle with a single-wheel that is actually a hoop around the entire bike has become a hit on social media, with netizens offering advice and good humor critiques of his invention.
A man calmly gave police a fake driver's license that wasn't even close to being a facsimile of a real one. It did have all the pertinent details - age, ID number and photo - but he had simply scribbled them on a piece of paper in his own handwriting.
A group of middle-aged and elderly women is winning high praise for their daily exercise habit: square dancing in silence in Chongqing.
A cattle rancher, who graduated from university, returned to his remote, mountainous village with some innovative ideas, including putting a GPS tracking device on several of his heifers allowing him to use his cell phone to follow his herd of 130 cattle.
It's heard of for Chinese parents to quit their jobs and follow their university-bound children to college in a new city hoping to prevent their kids from feeling homesick.
Police in Shanghai were surprised to discover nine horses "taking a walk" along a city street in the wee hours on March 18.
Authorities in Liuzhou City, Southwest China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, said they are applying for national and UNESCO recognition of Luosifen, a local rice noodle specialty, as an intangible cultural heritage.
A homeless man in Shanghai who recently became an Internet celebrity known for his eloquence and erudition said fame cannot change his fate.
A woman living in Hangzhou, East China's Zhejiang province, who was involved in drug cases, never expected that she would be "betrayed" by a toy poodle that she had kept for nine years when caught in a recent police raid.
Starting from the city of Golmud in northwestern China's Qinghai province, the Qinghai-Tibet Highway winds south through the mighty Kunlun Mountains and beside the Chumar and Tuotuo rivers.
Screenshot shows apology letter posted by the public security bureau of Zhenxiong county for using four suspects' childhood photos in a wanted circular.
By selling film cameras and vintage cameras part-time on Alibaba's e-commerce platform Taobao, Dou Li has earned more than 40,000 yuan since this year's Spring Festival.
Students at a driving school in Zhenjiang, East China's Jiangsu Province say newly installed robotic coaches have eliminated some of the stress they experienced when practicing with a human coach.
Kuakua groups on WeChat, whose members seek compliments for moral support, have become a new fad among college students in China.
A father's humorous videos of superheroes doing out-of-character ballet and gently walking through a city have now gone viral on social media.
A dog that has been trained to supervise the owner's daughter doing her homework in Guiyang, Southwest China's Guizhou Province, has gained a lot of attention on Sina Weibo.
Two passengers delayed a flight from Jinan, Shandong province, for two hours on Sunday after they threw coins at the plane for good luck, according to the Beijing News' report.
A new trend — seeking praise from strangers — has gone viral on Chinese social media, especially among China's over-stressed young people.
A village in Huangyang town, Northwest China's Shaanxi Province, encountered a group of special "relatives," four wild golden monkeys, on Thursday afternoon.
A supermarket worker from Liverpool in northern England has ended up with a Russian accent on her road to recovery after suffering a life-changing stroke.
Following the debut of Starbucks' cat-paw mugs, which caused fisticuffs among some overeager collectors the day they went on sale, cat owners and netizens are having fun creating images of real cat paws in a mug.
A hot pot restaurant in Central China went viral on Chinese social media after the owner created a unique way for single diners to start their surprise date.
A man in South China spent two years making a four-propeller flying drone that he rides like a motorcycle.
A hornet with a wingspan of 9.35 cm discovered in Southwest China's Yunnan province.They have not found the queen wasp, which they say is sure to be even larger.
Publishing an academic paper not only enriches the authors' CV, it also earns them a free drink at a cafe at an East China university.