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Xu Caihou

Xu was detained and put under investigation on suspicion of bribery in March 2014, in one of the highest profile corruption investigations in PLA history, and was expelled from the Communist Party in June 2014.

Wang Fang and Zhou Xiaoping

When this couple got married on March 15th, 2017, the husband Zhou Xiaoping tweeted their marriage on Weibo saying "I have devoted my body to my country,...

Sun Zhengcai

Sun Zhengcai (孙政才; born September 1963) is a Chinese politician and senior regional official. From 2012 to 2017, Sun served as the Communist Party Secretary of Chongqing, an interior municipality. He...

Yang Hengjun

Yang Hengjun (楊恒均)(born in 1965 in Hubei Province) is a Chinese - Australian novelist. After graduating from Fudan University in 1987, he worked in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Beijing. From 1992 to 1997, he worked in Hong...

Stephen Chow Sing-chi

Stephen Chow Sing-chi ( 周星馳, born 22 June 1962) is a Hong Kong film director, actor, writer, film producer, and political adviser of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference. Chow began his...

Zhou Dongyu

Zhou Dongyu (周冬雨; born 31 January 1992) is a Chinese actress, who gained recognition after appearing in Zhang Yimou's film Under the Hawthorn Tree. She was also chosen by Southern Metropolis Daily as one of...

Fan Bingbing

China’s tax authorities have launched a probe into the fiscal affairs of the film and TV industries, following allegations that leading actress Fan Bingbing engaged in contract chicanery to hide a massive payday.

Lu Qi

Lu Qi (陆奇; born September 3, 1961), more commonly known as Qi Lu in English (pronounced "chee loo"), is a Chinese software engineer and programmer and former Executive...

Zhong Shanshan

Zhong Shanshan (钟睒睒, born 1954) is a Chinese billionaire businessman, who founded and chairs Nongfu Spring, the largest beverage company in China. He is also the owner of the Chinese pharma giant "Wantai".

Fei-fei Li

Fei-Fei Li (born 1976), who publishes under the name Li Fei-Fei(李飞飞), is an Associate Professor of Computer Science at Stanford University. She is the director of the Stanford...

Zhang Guorong’s tragic legacy

Leslie Cheung Kwok-wing (张国荣, 12 September 1956 – 1 April 2003) was a Hong Kong singer and actor. He is considered "one of the founding fathers of Cantopop" by...

Gao Zhisheng

Gao Zhisheng (高智晟,born 1964) is a Chinese human rights attorney and dissident known for defending activists and religious minorities and documenting human rights abuses in China.

Wu Jinglian

Wu Jinglian (吴敬琏; born January 24, 1930) is one of the preeminent economists of PR China, primarily specializing in economic policy as it applies to China's ongoing series of economic reforms. Renowned for his...

Li Wenliang

Li Wenliang (李文亮; 12 October 1986 – 7 February 2020) , a ophthalmologist at Wuhan Central Hospital who warned about a new coronavirus strain in December 2019 on WeChat to fellow colleagues.

Chen Danqing

Chen Danqing (born 11 August 1953, Shanghai, China) is a Chinese-American artist, writer, and art critic. He was well known for his realist paintings of Tibetans. Chen graduated from China Central...

Rui Chenggang

China media break silence on journalist Rui Chenggang, sparking intrigue By Kerry Allen Chinese media have broken a two-year silence on a high-profile journalist who was arrested on suspicion...

Mo Yan:Controversies and criticism

Mo Yan, pen name for Guan Moye (管谟业), is best known to Western readers for his 1987 novel Red Sorghum Clan, of which the Red Sorghum and Sorghum Wine...

Deng Wendi

Wendi Deng (邓文迪; born December 8, 1968) is a Chinese-American actress, film producer, and businesswoman. Born in Jinan, Shandong, she was the third wife of News Corporation...

Jack Ma and his business background

Ma Yun (Chinese: 马云, ; born September 10, 1964), known professionally as Jack Ma, is a Chinese business magnate who is the founder and executive chairman of Alibaba...

Li-Meng Yan

Li-Meng Yan is a Chinese virologist. Yan claims she is a whistleblower who researched the COVID-19 at the University of Hong Kong, later leaving the city for the United States.