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What's on Today: Rolex Masters Tennis, Swan Lake, A Night with Miss Seychelles and Voodoo Kungfu

33 minutes agoChina / Shanghai : Shanghaiist

Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist's picks. [ more › ]

U.S. Ramps Up Maritime Aid As China Island-Building Tensions Rise

The U.S. says a dramatic increase in funding to countries in Southeast Asia has nothing to do territorial disputes in the South China Sea -- but China isn't buying it.

Three Charts that Clear the Haze on Smoking in China

New research shows that the number of deaths in China caused by tobacco will triple by 2050 – and that men are more than 20 times more likely than women to smoke.

Remember this picture? It's given the female model 3 years of hell. Now she's suing.

6 hours agoChina / Shanghai : Shanghaiist

Unless you've been hiding in a cave or under a rock, you will undoubtedly have seen this ad floating around on the internets. It's the image of an outstandingly good-looking couple with their three -- how do we put this politely? --Show More Summary

Photography Friday: Li Wei

7 hours agoChina / Shanghai : Shanghaiist

The artist under the guise of an acrobat with a thousand faces, is a self-taught artist with humble origins. “How about you, didn’t you fell any joy?” [ more › ]

LOOK: Angelababy and Huang Xiaoming hold fairytale wedding at Shanghai Exhibition Center

7 hours agoChina / Shanghai : Shanghaiist

Chinese power couple Angelababy and Huang Xiaoming promised a lavish, fairytale wedding and damn it they delivered! [ more › ]

West Side Story in Wuhan: Dancing aunties face off in the city streets

8 hours agoChina / Shanghai : Shanghaiist

Each night a road in downtown Wuhan transforms into a scene from the Upper West Side of Manhattan in the mid-1950s with multiple gangs of (elderly) dancers competing to see who rules the street. [ more › ]

Tanzania arrests notorious Chinese 'Ivory Queen,' charged with smuggling more than 700 tusks

9 hours agoChina / Shanghai : Shanghaiist

A Chinese national and restaurant owner known as the "Ivory Queen" has been arrested and charged with smuggling more than 700 tusks worth nearly $2.5 million in Tanzania. [ more › ]

Shocking new study finds that smoking will kill one in three men in China

10 hours agoChina / Shanghai : Shanghaiist

Earlier today, a group of researchers released a truly incredible statistic: Unless a substantial portion of the male Chinese population quits smoking, one in three of them will eventually be killed by the habit. [ more › ]

LOOK: Chinese tourists turn Qinghai Lake into a garbage dump after Golden Week

11 hours agoChina / Shanghai : Shanghaiist

Certain parts of Qinghai Lake have been turned into a rubbish dump by Chinese tourists after the Golden Week rush. According to Sina News, there were 5,343 tourists on the first day of the national holiday alone, which represents an increase of 20% to the year before. [ more › ]

Video: China’s Massive ‘Golden Week’ Traffic Jam

Aerial footage captured by a drone shows a 50-lane traffic jam on a Beijing highway as people returned from the Golden Week holiday.

China’s Didi Kuaidi Gets License to Ride in Shanghai

In the race for legal legitimacy in China’s fast-growing market for private rides, Uber Technologies Inc.’s local rival has become the first to cross the finish line.

Hapless driver opens car door, cyclist thrown under oncoming bus and killed

16 hours agoChina / Shanghai : Shanghaiist

A shocking video has emerged of a woman being knocked into the path of a bus and crushed under its wheel after a careless taxi driver opened his car door into oncoming traffic. [ more › ]

What's on Today: The Train Driver, Jeeb Ensemble, Carcass and Explicit Fridays

20 hours agoChina / Shanghai : Shanghaiist

Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist's picks. [ more › ]

Russian Missiles Targeted at Syria Crashed in Iran

This was the first time the cruise missiles had been fired during wartime

LOOK: Incredible images of life in Republican-Era Shanghai taken by a French journalist

We are nothing if not suckers for some good old-timey photographs and honestly there was no better subject matter for black-and-white photos than Shanghai during its "Golden Era." [ more › ]

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