Mandy Zuo

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19 Jan 2019 | 2:37 PM

Peppa Pig trailer strikes a chord with Chinese ahead of Lunar New Year

Five-minute clip tells story of the British cartoon character from perspective of old Chinese man living in mountain village, and it’s winning hearts in China
Grandson wants ‘Peppa’ for the festival

18 Jan 2019 | 11:10 AM

Schoolyard fight turns into tragedy in China as child stabbed to death

Incident the latest in a string of violent cases involving children

17 Jan 2019 | 7:28 AM

Racism row: British university apologises to Chinese students for exam cheating warning

University of Liverpool’s vice-chancellor says notification with Chinese characters sent to all international students was a mistake

2 Jan 2019 | 3:31 PM

Hazed Chinese bridegroom to sue friends after wedding day pranks go too far

From wedded bliss to wedded blitz as groom, half blinded by eggs, beer and ink, hit by car as he flees boisterous friends

22 Dec 2018 | 1:49 PM

Chinese fugitive wore ‘getting away with it’ hoodie. Not so fast, say police

Teenager was wanted for fraud, but he said he had never imagined that his clothing would attract the police’s attention

11 Dec 2018 | 11:43 AM

Chinese retailer takes blame after six-year-old girl killed by falling shop mirror

Child dies from brain injury in hospital after being struck by fitting
Shop manager claims mirror was regularly inspected for stability

7 Dec 2018 | 9:07 PM

Chinese taxi driver takes his wife with Alzheimer’s to work every day

Cabby considered quitting until he realised his beloved spouse was happiest sitting beside him, according to colleague
Social media users urged not to give driver, who does not like being in the public eye, poor reviews on taxi booking app

4 Dec 2018 | 10:52 AM

Chinese woman feeds wolves using her mouth

Widely shared video causes online stir
Letting them take meat from between her teeth builds an emotional link with pack of eight

29 Nov 2018 | 7:51 AM

Chinese wedding rite turns ugly as escaping bridegroom hit by car

Friends stripped and beat him until he ran on to highway to get away from hazing ritual

28 Nov 2018 | 12:17 PM

From the one-child policy to online shopping: the catchphrases of 40 years of Chinese slogans

Painting slogans on walls has long been a valued messaging practice in China