Four university juniors in Nanjing have recently set up a club
to help single fellow students find their life partners, winning
both applause and objections on campus.
Xu started the club with three other girls. Days after posting
their ad, they received their first call seeking help in
So far, the club has attracted 20 members and numerous calls.
Sun, a university student majoring in engineering, said he needed
help from the club as the department he was studying in has few
female students. Some, however, argue that romance is a personal
affair and it is unnecessary to let a third party get involved.
(China Daily October 18, 2006)