Michael Evans

Michael Evans

China

Shark fin soup sales plunge in China

Austerity, ecological awareness and fishy safety record among the reasons for the delicacy's decline.

Shark fin soup sales plunge in China

Poverty & Development

Boot camp greets China's pampered young

Mandatory military training aims to toughen up students, but Internet generation failing to make the grade.

Boot camp greets China's pampered young

China

China catches lottery fever

Lottery sales have hit $35.5bn in China, but the craze has left some worrying about gambling's dark side.

China catches lottery fever