Wealthy Chinese gave fewer gifts in 2013, and the value of the gifts too dropped compared with the previous year, according to Hurun Report's Chinese Luxury Consumer Survey 2014.
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More than 1.4 million candidates sat for the 2015 Chinese civil service exam on Sunday.
Would you be more inclined to go to church if services came with a Big Mac and a side of fries?
The Oxford English Dictionary named "vape" - the word used for drawing on an electronic cigarette instead of a burning stick of tobacco – as its 2014 word of the year.
A chance encounter with a rare book changed the course of Subbiah Yadalam’s life.
How people perceive and taste alcohol depends on genetic factors, and that influences whether they "like" and consume alcoholic beverages, according to researchers in Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences.
Detentions, the kidnapping of bishops, tearing down churches -- these are the actions against Christians China has been guilty of.
Announcing the world’s most expensive anything is a surefire way to attract attention, but when the thing is a $3m motor home, questions arise beyond the obvious “Why?”
China not only has the world's longest fortification, the 21,196-kilometer-long Great Wall, but arguably the world's longest circular city wall, the Ming City Wall, which was originally 35 kilometers around.
Unless you were born rich, at some point in your life you’ve probably dreamed about becoming wealthy.