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CinaOggi.it and China-underground.com are two websites focused on China and Chinese culture. The site includes thousands of articles on this country structured in categories: news, trends, economy, history, art, guides, literature , pictures gallery, videos and Chinese cinema.

Recent articles

Demystify the romance trope

Featured image: Installation view of Sun Yunfan & Dave Liang: Flashbacks in a Crystal Ball at Inna Art Space, New York (all images...

Chronicles of Hong Kong: Interview with Canna, illustrator and artist

Canna is an art student in Hong Kong who is currently doing her GCSEs. She does illustrations of video games and popular media.She also does...

The extreme story of Crown Casino’s business involving China

Crown Casino is one of the most popular casino venues in Australia with millions of visitors almost every month. But the secret, or not that...

Super Me Review (2019): A Story of Lucid Dreaming and Redemption

A journey into the depths of the mind and daily internal struggles. A film where genres like science fiction, romance, comedy, action, fantasy, adventure, and...

China’s economic growth at its lowest level since 1992

The growth of the Chinese economy has fallen to its lowest level in almost three decades since the last quarter, a consequence also of...

Interview with Xiao Dou: the psychedelic sound of Run Run Run

Xiao Dou, a student of the erhu, 二胡, a two-stringed bowed musical instrument known in the West as the Chinese violin, started his career...

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China reacted angrily against ‘meddling as US House of Representative passes bill backing Hong Kong protesters

The House of Representatives has passed a bill paving the way for sanctions against individuals who undermine Hong Kong’s autonomy, prompting an angry response from China. Related: interview with Joshua WongThe Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act,...

China expands its “anti-addiction” program on video platforms for teens

Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC) expands the anti-addiction program for users under 16. Related: Interview with Hao Wu, director of People's Republic of Desire, 10 years of internet addiction rehabs in ChinaAnother 24 live streaming sites and nine...

Ai Weiwei and the Intersection Between Digital Technology and Art

Unless you've been living under a rock for the past five years, you likely already know all about Ai Weiwei. The enfant terrible of Chinese dissident artist has established himself as one of the most prominent names in...

The Garden of Forking Paths by Jorge Luis Borges

Read online The Garden of Forking Paths ("El jardín de senderos que se bifurcan") by Jorge Luis Borges The Garden of Forking Paths is a short story, written in 1941 by Argentine writer and poet Jorge Luis Borges about a...

Xi Jinping warns threatening China will end in ‘crushed bodies’, amid Hong Kong protests

Xi issues warning to ‘external forces’ as China faces criticism over Hong Kong protests, and Xinjiang criticism During his visit to Nepal, a first for a Chinese president in 22 years, Xi Jinping warned that any attempt to...

China unveils the first picture of its Mars explorer, set to be launched in 2020

The China Aerospace Technology Corporation revealed the first image of its Mars explorer, a probe that will be launched in 2020. Related: Chinese space programChina's Mars exploration will mainly study life on mars, Mars ontology (morphology and geological...