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24 Photos Of China's Insanely Stressful College Entrance Exam Process

Nearly 9.8 million Chinese high school students took the National College Entrance Exam, called gaokao, on June 7 and 8.<p>The emphasis on a two-day test has sparked criticism from some educators because of the incredible amount of pressure it places on students leading up to just one test. Gaokao has …

Change.org Crashes After 1.5 Million People Sign Petition To Overturn Olympic Figure Skating Result

Russia's Adelina Sotnikova won the gold medal in an upset over South Korea's Yuna Kim.<p>After the event, a Change.org petition called "Open Investigation into Judging Decisions of Women's Figure Skating and Demand Rejudgement at the Sochi Olympics" was started by a user named "Justice Seeker."<p>It went …

Rakuten to Acquire Viber Internet Messaging App for $900 Million

Rakuten Inc., the Japanese online retailer controlled by billionaire Hiroshi Mikitani, is buying the Viber Internet messaging and calling service for …

אקזיט ענק: רקוטן היפנית רוכשת את וייבר תמורת כ-900 מיליון דולר

חברת המסחר האלקטרוני הגדולה ביפן, רקוטן (Rakuten), רוכשת את אפליקציית הצ'ט וייבר תמורת כ-900 מיליון דולר. "כלכליסט" חשף השבוע כי החברה - שנוסדה על …

10 Most Famous Brands of Chinese Liquor

You have probably heard of China’s favorite liquor: baijiu, a Chinese distilled alcoholic beverage with a relatively high alcohol percentage. But …

The girl who helped fainted street cleaner? Yeah, that was all staged

Another story of news being completely staged has surfaced in Guangzhou, and is going viral on Sina Weibo.<p>Shanghaiist translated the original story …

Qiyanqiao : Tun Bu village #9

Photos of Shanghai During the First Half of the 20th Century

<b>From NetEase:</b><p>Free Shanghai<p>This is a city full of freedom factor, where the people here exchange cigarettes, rice, and intelligence. Here in this …