Ex-lover of disgraced actress Zheng Shuang fined $6.7 million for his role in tax evasion case

Actress Zheng Shuang (left) was fined US$46 million (S$61.8 million) for tax evasion and her ex-partner Zhang Heng was fined US$5 million for abetting the crime.Weibo The former partner of Zheng Shuang, who has run afoul of Chinese regulators, was fined more than 32 million yuan (S$6.7 million) on Monday (Oct 17) for helping the...

Quirky China: Man breaks down over daughter’s maths fail, publisher stung for confusing a bee and a fly, Prada PR disaster

A handout photo. Textbook publisher embarrassed by insect mix-up.South China Morning Post A Chinese father lay down in the middle of a road begging police to detain him because his daughter could not solve a simple mathematics calculation. The man, a resident of Kunshan in Jiangsu eastern China, said he felt “so angry and so helpless”...

8 Chinese Celebrities Who Have Connections To Triads

Beneath the glitz and glamour, many celebrities in showbiz have secrets they’d prefer to keep close to their chests. But in some instances, the past can come back to haunt certain people. As seen in the list below, some of these famous A-listers from Hong Kong, Taiwan, and even Japan apparently have close connection to...

Influencer Han Anran’s New Husband Shared Mistress With Her Twice-Divorced Ex-Beau

Most people usually plan for a simple life- study hard, get a job, get married, have kids and then retire. It’s a tried and true life plan which many people subscribe to. It’s a life plan that leaves out a lot of complications. Social influencer Abby Han Anran (韩安冉) (22) is following a different life...

Netflix show Squid Game brings windfall for online sellers in China, where the series is unavailable

A handout photo. In Neflix’s Squid Game, financially-troubled contestants play a series of deadly children’s games for the chance to win a cash prize.South China Morning Post New Netflix series Squid Game has yet to be officially released in China, but factories in the country are already busy churning out related products for domestic and...

No joke: Man gets $1,700 sushi restaurant bill in Hong Kong after QR code prank

A sushi enthusiast shared a photograph of his meal on Facebook, only to be pranked by netizens who ordered more food for him via the QR code in the image. On Saturday (Oct 2), a man in Hong Kong posted in a sushi and sashimi interest group on Facebook, showing him dining in at Genki...

Zheng Shuang Claims Ex-Husband Is A PUA; Tried To Use The Kids Against Her

It has been nearly a week since Chinese actress Zheng Shuang (郑爽) launched a virtual campaign against ex-husband Zhang Heng (张衡). It began with her accusing him of cheating, followed by nude photos of Zhang Heng’s mistress. Although she initially claimed she was exposing Zhang Heng to obtain an apology, her most recent posts seem to indicate...

Kris Wu’s Arrest Has Caused Over 2000 People To Change Their Names

Your name is a huge part of your identity. Parents spend ages agonising over names for their children and often have disputes over it. Most people are pleased when they share names with celebrities. But, it can be a bad thing when the celebrity gets into a scandal. After Kris Wu or otherwise known as...

Actress Li Xi Er Required 54 Stiches After Brutal Car Accident

Wishing each other safe travels when a person has to travel a distance is normal. After all, you never know when or how an accident might occur. Chinese actress Li Xi Er (李羲儿) worried netizens when news of her in an accident made headlines. Their concerns weren’t unfounded, she was involved in a major car...

Actress Zheng Shuang Leaks Nudes Of Zhang Heng’s Mistress; Demands Apology For Infidelity

It has been nine months since news of Chinese actress Zheng Shuang (郑爽)’s surrogate scandal broke. Unfortunately, the actress has yet to fully recover from the damage wrought by it. In addition to her movies being removed, fans have sided with former lover Zhang Heng (張衡). However, Zheng Shuang is now exposing her ex-husband’s true colours and...