A group of hopeful young South Africans arrived in China to teach English. Now they’re jobless, cash-strapped, and battling to leave the country.
Many South Africans head over to the likes of South Korea to teach English, but here’s one Capetonian’s cautionary tale to make sure you do your homework.
Everyone is going crazy over this brave crayfish, after its hardcore attempt to escape a boiling, soupy death was captured on video.
This adorable Chinese giant salamander faces the threat of extinction. Of course humans are to blame, because we really are the worst.
When the windshield of a plane suddenly shattered at 32 000 feet, a pilot and his co-pilot were forced into emergency action.
This illuminating display of more than a thousand dancing drones wowed watchers below, and broke a world record while they were at it.
You might get taken aback when looking at property prices in Cape Town, but just wait until you see how much space costs in Hong Kong.
Wang Mingqing isn’t the kind of man who gives up easily, which is why he kept looking for his long-lost daughter despite the long odds.
Karma is rather unpredictable, and in some instances villains never quite get their comeuppance. In this video, however, it’s not skipping a beat.
Finding himself in a dark room filled with Terracotta Warriors of the First Emperor, a 24-year-old man snapped a selfie. Then he committed another crime.
Flying drones might make you roll your eyes, but this Chinese company’s autonomous vehicle that will carry people or cargo stands out from the rest.
Sensational new allegations accuse China of gifting the Africa Union their headquarters under false pretences, with reports of bugging devices in the walls.
After sharing more than 300 videos and amassing more than a million fans, Wu Yongning suddenly went silent. Then, his girlfriend came out with the truth.
After a few hiccups, the Victoria’s Secret Angels took to the runway in China yesterday. Of course it was all wings and diamonds and outrageous outfits.
While we don’t normally get to see the eccentric side of high-flying business folk, Alibaba’s Jack Ma likes to dress up every now and again and bust out his moves.
No one can really anticipate the road in front of them disappearing into a massive sinkhole, but it doesn’t help when your eyes aren’t on the road.
Housing 86 passengers, the latest in luxury air travel sees a 10-day tour around the world for the very, very wealthy. Tough life.
Winnie the Pooh is a pretty mellow character, so what has he done to piss off the people of China? Turns out someone is being a delicate snowflake.
For centuries, many Chinese women had their toes broken and bound, but it turns out the reason behind the practice was very misunderstood.
The Premier League can boast about being the most watched league in the world, but it isn’t often the players become involved in massive brawls.
Egypt is bored of its capital, and has thus decided to build a new one with the help of some Chinese investments. Let’s take a closer look.
Given the size of their population space is often at a premium in Chinese cities, and this 49 million people strong city has really outdone themselves.
The ancient art of kung fu may be at its end, and this master predicts he will be the last of his kind. Teach us, oh wise one.
He is currently the world’s saddest polar bear, but Pizza might soon be making a trip to greener pastures all in the name of happiness.
Complete lunacy went down in China, when an inflatable moon decided it was more than just prop for a festival. Cue panic on the streets.
During a long-haul flight many of us reach for a magazine, but we wouldn’t expect to find blatantly racist material masquerading as advice.
The relationship between China and the U.S. has often been a little frayed around the edges, something that was clear from this weekend’s meeting.