Wang Bingbing, a state broadcaster reporter who became a national icon in 2020 has become the centre of controversy after some web users published her poor English test scores and online diaries detailing her past relationships earlier this week.Photo: Weibo
China society
‘Be a virgin or a slut?’ outrage after TV reporter doxxed and shamed
13 Jan 2022 - 6:45PM

Chinese internet users have jumped to the defence of a television reporter who was shamed after details of a previous divorce and academic results were published online.

Wang Bingbing, a state broadcaster reporter who became a national icon in 2020 has become the centre of controversy after some web users published her poor English test scores and online diaries detailing her past relationships earlier this week.Photo: Weibo
‘Be a virgin or a slut?’ outrage after TV reporter doxxed and shamed

Chinese internet users have jumped to the defence of a television reporter who was shamed after details of a previous divorce and academic results were published online.

13 Jan 2022 - 6:45PM
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8 Jan 2022 - 9:00AM
An agriculture firm in Shanghai offers cash incentives to encourage staff to have more children. Photo: SCMP artwork
Baby bonus: Chinese firm offers cash and extra leave for expecting parents

In an unusual move in a country where parents often face discrimination at work, one company goes against the grain and offers bonuses and extra leave for employees expecting a child.

12 Jan 2022 - 9:36AM
China society
First case under China’s parenting law sees neglected girl returned to mother

A court in central China has heard the first-ever case under the country’s first-ever parental behaviour laws which came into effect on January 1, this year.

A court in central China has heard the first-ever case under the country’s first-ever parental behaviour laws which came into effect on January 1, this year.

8 Jan 2022 - 9:00AM
LGBTQ in China
Taiwanese activists buoyed by court ruling allowing same-sex adoption

Decision enables 34-year-old man to become legal guardian of his spouse’s daughter, who his husband adopted before they married.

Decision enables 34-year-old man to become legal guardian of his spouse’s daughter, who his husband adopted before they married.

5 Jan 2022 - 7:20PM
5 Jan 2022 - 9:00AM
Adultery is not reason to file for divorce: Chinese court’s reasoning criticised
4 Jan 2022 - 6:22PM
Death of man bullied for being effeminate sends dark warning, experts say
5 Jan 2022 - 7:20PM
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My Hong Kong | How a Chinese granny showed us not to give in to racism

When a 76-year-old Chinese woman was punched by a young white male in the US in an unprovoked racist attack, she fought back. Her bravery and resolve are a lesson to us all about the need to stand up to bigotry.

4 May 2021 - 4:25PM
My Hong Kong | How a Chinese granny showed us not to give in to racism

When a 76-year-old Chinese woman was punched by a young white male in the US in an unprovoked racist attack, she fought back. Her bravery and resolve are a lesson to us all about the need to stand up to bigotry.

4 May 2021 - 4:25PM
My Hong Kong | Conformity is not a dirty word, no matter what the West might think

The Chinese value teamwork, and the collective mindset is what has kept Hongkongers safe during the coronavirus pandemic while thousands have died in other countries

4 May 2021 - 4:27PM
My Hong Kong | Don’t mock the boy with ‘fried rice’ tattoo, embrace admiration of Chinese culture

Hong Kong desperately needs foreigners prepared to reflect their love of the city, even if that is via Chinese character tattoos referencing popular takeaway dishes.

4 May 2021 - 4:25PM
Blowing Water | Give new mums a break and let them use their phones when breastfeeding

Mothers face constant pressure to be perfect but shouldn’t be denied a connection with their social circles when nursing their newborns.

2 Sep 2019 - 4:54PM
Sino File | Gay marriage: as Taipei shines, its brotherly love with Beijing fades

Taiwan’s embrace of same-sex marriage further establishes it as a champion of freedom, democracy and human rights and sets an example to Hong Kong. It also highlights a widening gap that makes reunification look ever less likely

26 May 2019 - 11:00AM
Opinion | Calling out racism wherever it is found is everyone’s obligation
27 Jan 2019 - 10:44AM

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Anti Asian rhetoric has risen in the past year. 76-year-old Xie Xiaozhen fought back against her racist attacker. Photo: Gofundme
My Hong Kong | How a Chinese granny showed us not to give in to racism

When a 76-year-old Chinese woman was punched by a young white male in the US in an unprovoked racist attack, she fought back. Her bravery and resolve are a lesson to us all about the need to stand up to bigotry.

4 May 2021 - 4:25PM
My Hong Kong | Conformity is not a dirty word, no matter what the West might think

The Chinese value teamwork, and the collective mindset is what has kept Hongkongers safe during the coronavirus pandemic while thousands have died in other countries

The Chinese value teamwork, and the collective mindset is what has kept Hongkongers safe during the coronavirus pandemic while thousands have died in other countries

4 May 2021 - 4:27PM
Conformity is not a dirty word, no matter what the West might think
My Hong Kong | Don’t mock the boy with ‘fried rice’ tattoo, embrace admiration of Chinese culture

Hong Kong desperately needs foreigners prepared to reflect their love of the city, even if that is via Chinese character tattoos referencing popular takeaway dishes.

Hong Kong desperately needs foreigners prepared to reflect their love of the city, even if that is via Chinese character tattoos referencing popular takeaway dishes.

4 May 2021 - 4:25PM
Don’t mock the boy with ‘fried rice’ tattoo, embrace admiration of Chinese culture

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