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  • Jiangsu chengguan dons Google Glass on the beat, prompts debate

    Jiangsu chengguan dons Google Glass on the beat, prompts debate

    A picture showing an officer from the City Urban Administrative and Law Enforcement Bureau, also known as "chengguan" in Chinese, wearing a Google Glass device while on his beat in the Tianning ...

  • Shaolin online: Home of kung fu now has Wi-Fi throughout

    Shaolin online: Home of kung fu now has Wi-Fi throughout

    Shaolin Temple in central China's Henan province, famous as a home of Chinese kung fu, has aggressively promoted the use of the internet in recent years under the leadership of its head abbot Shi ...

  • Inundate us, Sicilian mayor urges Chinese tourists

    Inundate us, Sicilian mayor urges Chinese tourists

    A promotional video urging Chinese tourists to "inundate" an Italian town has become a viral hit, reports the website of China's official Xinhua news agency."Welcome, our dear Chinese friends. We ...

  • MLB launches baseball reality show in China

    MLB launches baseball reality show in China

    Major League Baseball has launched a reality show in China with a leading Chinese internet video website in an aim to spread baseball culture in the world's most populous nation.The auditions for the ...

  • Kunming couple arrested for home-made porn

    Kunming couple arrested for home-made porn

    A young Chinese couple have been arrested for selling home-made pornographic films, much to the dismay of their legion of loyal fans.Police in Kunming, the capital of southwestern China's Yunnan ...

  • Fake Google exec dupes Tencent founder Ma Huateng

    Fake Google exec dupes Tencent founder Ma Huateng

    A Chinese netizen posing as a Google executive has finally come clean, but not after duping Ma Huateng (Pony Ma), the founder of Chinese internet services giant Tencent.Jia Yanbin had claimed for ...

  • Yunnan zoo hopes new TV will cheer up depressed panda

    Yunnan zoo hopes new TV will cheer up depressed panda

    A giant panda showing signs of abnormal behavior and depression has been given a TV in her pen to help brighten up his mood.Ordinarily cheery, Sijia from the Yunnan Wildlife Park in the southwestern ...

  • RMB2bn? I'm not as rich as Jack Ma, says Jackie Chan

    RMB2bn? I'm not as rich as Jack Ma, says Jackie Chan

    Just how rich is action superstar Jackie Chan? According to a report in the Sichuan-based Tianfu Morning Post, rumors that the 60-year-old Chan is worth as much as 2 billion yuan (US$320 million) may ...

  • Baby gender tests gain popularity in China

    Baby gender tests gain popularity in China

    It is becoming increasingly common to see various adverts online promoting services in China for expectant mothers who want to know their baby's sex before birth. The business is profitable due to ...

  • China-made Hitler tea cup shocks Germany

    China-made Hitler tea cup shocks Germany

    Controversial tea cups bearing the face of Adolf Hitler have been traced back to a Chinese manufacturer, reports Hong Kong newspaper Ta Kung Pao.The 5,000 tea cups, which feature a faded stamp of ...

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    Wang Guosheng is the governor of Hubei province. Born: 1956Birthplace: Dong'e county, ShandongProfession: PoliticianMarital Status: MarriedCareer: ...