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Image caption Wu Huayan ate only rice and chillies in order to save money to help her sick brother. A severely malnourished student who survived on just 2 yuan ($0.30, £0.20) per day for years to support her brother has died, Chinese media say. Wu Huayan's plight shocked China when pictures of the young woman, who weighed just over 20kg (43lb), emerged last year. She was admitted to hospital with breathing problems in October 2019. Donations flooded in to help her recovery, but her brother told reporters she had died on Monday. The brother, who has not been named, told Beijing Youth Daily that she was just 24 when she died. Doctors said last year that the third-year university student was ... Full story

14 January