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The Shanghai marriage market, visualized

If you ever get a chance to wander through Shanghai’s marriage market in the park at People’s Square, you…

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Sinica Podcast: Paul French and Shanghai noir

This week’s Sinica Podcast is now live: Listen to it now! This week on the Sinica Podcast, Kaiser and…

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How do you say “maternal grandmother” in Chinese? Depends who you ask

Not unlike “coke,” “pop,” and “soda” — words for the same soft drink that have divided America…

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Searching for jazz in Shanghai

Photo by Zheng Kaimin   “I just follow music and do what I want.”  

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A China Christmas Story: New traditions in Shanghai

Each year, on the farmlands of eastern North Carolina, an average American fellow smiles giddily on Christmas Day as…

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Demolition of Laoximen: Shanghai’s best link to its pre-colonial past may soon be gone

Pictured: All of Laoximen as seen from its northeastern corner: Fuxing Road to the left, Fangbang Road to the…

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Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show makes history in Shanghai

The Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show came to Asia for the first time in its illustrious 23-year history. Monday night’s…

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This is how an angel falls

Set to the backdrop of some high-profile drama, the hotly anticipated 2017 Victoria’s…

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Katy Perry’s Chinese fans lament her China ‘ban’

Katy Perry, the 33-year-old pop star lovingly nicknamed “Fruit Sister” by her Chinese fans, was reportedly barred from entering…

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China says Apple has an exploding iPhone problem

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News roundup: High-speed rail link between Shanghai and Kunming, plus Sinica Podcast with Carla Nappi

High-speed rail link between Shanghai and Kunming President Xi Jinping’s trip to South America to attend the Asia-Pacific…

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Shanghai’s new Good Samaritan law finally goes into effect, but how much will it help?

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Sinica extra: Q&A with Ma Tianjie on toxic heavy metals, bourgeois culture and more

Ma Tianjie is the blogger behind Chublic Opinion, editor of the environmental website

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