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Henan Province

Giant Chairman Mao Statue Demolished By Embarrassed Officials

The Huffington Post | Samantha Guff | Posted 01.08.2016 | World

Remember the massive golden statue of Chairman Mao that was mysteriously erected in a rural town in China earlier this week? Well, turns out the late ...

A Weirder Than Usual Week, Even by Chinese Standards

Tony Phillips | Posted 10.22.2013 | Weird News
Tony Phillips

China's central government is powerful -- but not as powerful as Hollywood.

21st Century Monks

The Huffington Post | Samreen Hooda | Posted 08.19.2012 | Religion

They are monks -- but they're also scholars, academics and even geeks. Shaolin Temple in Central China's Henan province encourages its monks to lea...

Young, Sick And Weak Enslaved In China, Despite Government Pledges

blogs.wsj.com | Brian Spegele, with contributions from Sue Feng | Posted 11.07.2011 | Impact

Police in central China’s Henan province said they have rescued 30 mentally handicapped people who had been enslaved at illegal brick kilns, in the ...

China Faces Worst Drought In 50 Years

GlobalPost | David Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

GONGYI, China -- The flowers that welcome visitors to the town of Gongyi in China's Henan province have seen better days. The stems that spell out the...

China Blames Attack On Foreign Journalists On AIDS Sufferers

China Media Project | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

By David Bandurski -- The attack last week on a Belgian television crew in Henan province has drawn condemnation from foreign media, NGOs and governme...