The number of registered divorces in China reached a record 8.6 million in 2020 — almost double the 2019 total.
The country markets itself as a liberal destination for LGBTQ people, yet the nation still doesn’t recognize same-sex unions. That could change as soon as this year.
Classrooms across the country remain empty and children are still stuck at home — many without internet access for online learning.
Technology that measures emotions based on biometric indicators such as facial movements, tone of voice or body movements is increasingly being marketed in China, researchers say, despite concerns about its accuracy and wider human rights implications. Drawing upon artificial intelligence, the tools range from cameras ...