Sand sculpture festival opens in Shanghai

A sand sculpture festival opens in Shanghai showcasing dozens of exquisitely crafted figures.

‘Hello Corgi’: Short-legged dogs shine at Shanghai cafe

Corgis pounce around a cafe surrounded by pink walls in Shanghai as customers chomp on sweets shaped like the rump of the short-legged dogs.

Reactions in Shanghai to gene-edited babies controversy

People in Shanghai react to the genetically-edited babies controversy. A Chinese scientist who claims to have created the world’s first genetically-edited babies announced his trial had been paused, following an international outcry over the highly controversial procedure.

Shanghai skyline soars, 40 years after economic opening

Forty years after China began reforms to open up its economy in the late 1970s, the Shanghai skyline has exploded and giant freeways snake throughout the city. Aerial views reveal a metropolis of pulsating energy.

Forever young: China’s ‘dancing aunties’ kick up their heels

55-year-old retiree Zhang Yongli and dozens of neighbours liven up a Shanghai park by doing the jitterbug, part of a public dance craze that has become China’s national pastime.

Shanghai exhibit draws egg-lovers and selfie-takers

Young people in Shanghai are flocking to ‘The Egg House’, a pop-up exhibition where visitors are free to interact with the displays.

Shanghai residents react to reports two-child policy may end

Shanghai residents react to reports China may scrap the two-child limit.

Asia CES 2018 opens its doors in Shanghai

Robotic sharks and blushing androids are among the latest tech and gadgets on show at the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) Asia in Shanghai.