Thursday, June 27, 2019
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A man carries his pet cat as he walks under the cherry blossoms at Tongji University in Shanghai

China’s Expected Surge in Pet Spending Draws Disbelief, Criticism

BEIJING (Reuters) A forecast double-digit jump in spending by Chinese pet owners on their furry companions this year has been met with disbelief and...
Combination picture shows makeup artist He Yuhong posing without her makeup and garments, and without her makeup following her transformation into the "Girl with a Pearl Earring" at her house in Chongqing

Masterpiece Theater: Chinese Make-Up Artist Brings Paintings to Life

CHONGQING, China (Reuters) Marilyn Monroe, Audrey Hepburn and Cristiano Ronaldo are just a few of the famous faces that Chinese make-up artist He Yuhong...
Xuecheng, the abbot of the Longquan Temple and then deputy secretary of the Buddhist Association of China, speaks during a Buddhist culture festival in Shenzhen

China Investigates High-Ranking Buddhist Monk Accused of Coercing Nuns into Sex

BEIJING (Reuters) China's religious affairs administration said on Thursday it would investigate claims a high-ranking Buddhist monk sexually harassed nuns and coerced them into...
Viral content - vaccine scandal test Beijing's grip on information control

Viral Content – Vaccine Scandal Test Beijing’s Grip on Information Control

By Adam Jourdan and Pei Li SHANGHAI/BEIJING (Reuters) A Chinese vaccine scandal has laid bare a new challenge Beijing faces in its long-running battle for...
Butchered dogs are transported to a vendor's stall at a market during the local dog meat festival in Yulin

Home of China’s Dog Meat Festival Defiant amid Outcry

By Joyce Zhou and Christian Shepherd YULIN, China (Reuters) Residents of China's southern city of Yulin defended eating dog meat to celebrate the summer solstice...
Visitors use phones underneath of logo of Tencent at Global Mobile Internet Conference in Beijing

Tencent Pulls Investment in Content Start-Up after Online Backlash

By Sijia Jiang HONG KONG (Reuters) Tencent Holdings, which owns China's top social media app WeChat, has scrapped an investment of up to 30 million...