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    China’s ‘League of Legends’ Criticized for Rewriting History

    To the chagrin of Party newspaper journalist, Tencent’s ‘Honour of Kings’ adapts historic figures for the virtual battle field. China’s hit mobile game “Honour of Kings” was criticized by a Party newspaper article for misrepresenting...

    Trump outraged South Koreans by saying Korea used to be part of China. Is...

    A firestorm has erupted on South Korean social media after Trump said during an interview with The Wall Street Journal, “Korea actually used to be a part of China.” The Wall Street Journal published the story on April 12,...

    The Taiping Rebellion

    The Taiping Rebellion or Taiping Civil War (太平天国运动, literally "Taiping Heavenly Kingdom Movement") was a massive rebellion or civil war in China that lasted from 1850 to 1864 fought between the established Manchu-led Qing...

    Destruction Of Chinese Books In The Peking Siege Of 1900

    PAPER The destruction of cultural treasures has attracted the fascination of scholars for centuries and no more than in modern times. Since before Alexandria, the effects of natural and human disasters on books and libraries...

    Reforms in the Taiping Heavenly Kingdom

    The Taiping Heavenly Kingdom (太平天国) was an oppositional state in China from 1851 to 1864, supporting the overthrow of the Qing dynasty by Hong Xiuquan and his followers. The unsuccessful war it waged against the...

    In search of the medicine for immortality

    Later in his life, Qin Shi Huang feared death and desperately sought the fabled elixir of life, which would supposedly allow him to live forever. He was obsessed with acquiring immortality and fell prey...

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    Seven Sages of the Bamboo Grove

    The Seven Sages are Ji Kang, Liu Ling, Ruan Ji, Ruan Xian, Xiang Xiu, Wang Rong and Shan Tao.  (阮籍、嵇康、山涛、刘伶、阮咸、向秀、王戎). The Seven Sages of the...

    History walks into future

      We live in a world of constant changes. History is a mirror. To know about the future and what actions we should take, we...

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