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Woman Splashed With Acid and Stabbed in South Shanghai

Woman Splashed With Acid and Stabbed in South Shanghai

(Zhou's blood, covering the library floor)A female student was murdered yesterday, following an emotional exchange with
May 1, 2016, 12:55 p.m. by Dan Entwistle
China’s Most Obvious Rip-off To Date?

China’s Most Obvious Rip-off To Date?

Earlier this week Fujian-based Tingfei Long Sporting Goods Co, launched its very own Under Armour rip-off, imaginatively
April 29, 2016, 2:19 p.m. by Dan Entwistle
DJ Dad

DJ Dad

When and why did you come to Shanghai?“I first came in 2010 to work as the music coordinator at the World Expo South Afr
April 29, 2016, 1:04 p.m. by
Two Killed In Hongqiao Airport Fire

Two Killed In Hongqiao Airport Fire

A fire broke out at Hongqiao Airport at 7am this morning, killing two people and injuring four others. According to
April 29, 2016, 12:23 p.m. by Ben Cost
Panda Man Shot After Threatening To Blow Up Baltimore TV Station With Chocolate

Panda Man Shot After Threatening To Blow Up Baltimore TV Station With Chocolate

In a story that will no doubt have us looking at our panda-hat toting brethren more closely, a man in a panda onesie was
April 29, 2016, 9:47 a.m. by Ben Cost
Hidden Gem: The Best Fried Dumplings In Shanghai At Da Hu Chun

Hidden Gem: The Best Fried Dumplings In Shanghai At Da Hu Chun

You probably know the fried dumpling as the crusty cousin of xiaolongbao, the face of Shanghai cuisine…to outsiders. She
April 28, 2016, 6:32 p.m. by Ben Cost
The Latest F*** You To China's Ugly Building Ban

The Latest F*** You To China's Ugly Building Ban

Apparently Hangzhou didn't get the memo about the nationwide ugly building ban, as they currently in the process of erec
April 28, 2016, 1:08 p.m. by Ben Cost
Rant Of The Week: ABCs In Shanghai

Rant Of The Week: ABCs In Shanghai

Out of all the expats living in Shanghai, we American Born Chinese are the hardest to pin down (disclaimer: gross stereo
April 27, 2016, 7:13 p.m. by Ben Cost
How To Banish The Bullies

How To Banish The Bullies

Bullying among tweens and teens is not a new phenomenon. But with the meteoric rise of social media and increasing acces
April 27, 2016, 6:25 p.m. by Rebecca Curtin
WATCH: We Got An Early Look At Shanghai Disney Town!

WATCH: We Got An Early Look At Shanghai Disney Town!

Yesterday morning at 10 o’clock, the Disney subway station opened to the public. Despite almost no publicity and repeate
April 27, 2016, 6:04 p.m. by Dan Entwistle
Shanghai Tower Soft Opens To The Public!

Shanghai Tower Soft Opens To The Public!

The wait is over. Shanghai Tower has kicked off a trial run today, granting visitors access to select areas of the skysc
April 27, 2016, 1:12 p.m. by Ben Cost
Why Second Tier Cities Are Becoming China's New Business Hubs

Why Second Tier Cities Are Becoming China's New Business Hubs

Maxxelli has released its second China International City Index (CICI) report, providing information concernin
April 26, 2016, 4:57 p.m. by maxxelli
The Grape Debate

The Grape Debate

Technically speaking, wine has been in China for quite a long time. Greek settlers brought wine with them to Xinjiang in
April 26, 2016, 4:14 p.m. by chelsea stone
LOOK: Robocop Debuts In Chongqing

LOOK: Robocop Debuts In Chongqing

Introducing the future of urban pacification: the Anbot. Unveiled at the Chongqing Hi-Tech fair last week, this 1.5-mete
April 26, 2016, 2:11 p.m. by Ben Cost
Sprout Lifestyle: Cooking For Kids

Sprout Lifestyle: Cooking For Kids

The struggle to come up with healthy, wholesome meals for your kids is real, especially when paired off with their picky
April 26, 2016, 12:01 p.m. by
7 Types Of Expats You'll Meet In Shanghai

7 Types Of Expats You'll Meet In Shanghai

Obviously trying to condense Shanghai’s vast expat scene into an internet listicle is pretty ludicrous. We know there ar
April 25, 2016, 9:11 p.m. by Ben Cost
How to use QQ Music

How to use QQ Music

We all know China's internet is a f***ing goldmine when it comes to accessing music, movies, TV shows, software and more
April 25, 2016, 3:34 p.m. by Dan Entwistle
How to Download TV Shows and Movies in China

How to Download TV Shows and Movies in China

Tired of paying the DVD man on the corner RMB12 for a movie that you know he's just downloaded and burnt to a disc himse
April 25, 2016, 1:51 p.m. by Dan Entwistle
World's Fastest Elevator Opening Soon In Shanghai

World's Fastest Elevator Opening Soon In Shanghai

Though Shanghai Tower failed to capture the title of "world's tallest building," the 632-meter structure will
April 25, 2016, 12:28 p.m. by Ben Cost
4 Reasons to Visit the New Shanghai Legoland Now

4 Reasons to Visit the New Shanghai Legoland Now

I know what you’re thinking: you want me to go to a NEW attraction in Shanghai within the opening month? If the Luj
April 22, 2016, 2:44 p.m. by Nicole Chia