Asia Pacific / Offbeat Feb 14, 2018

Chinese woman follows handbag into X-ray scanner

A woman in southern China was so attached to her handbag that she crawled into an X-ray security scanner rather than let it out of her sight. A video showing the woman's silhouette as she passed through the X-ray machine at a railway station Sunday ...

Chinese university mocked over 'toilet building'

Asia Pacific / Offbeat Sep 27, 2017

Chinese university mocked over 'toilet building'

China has another entry when it comes to buildings that look suspiciously like something else: a 12-story university block strongly resembling a giant toilet. Architects have had a field day in China in recent years with a number of outlandish designs springing up across the ...