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A picture is worth a thousand words.
Kunqu Opera performers enthrall visitors at Guyi Garden - Shanghai Metro News
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Kunqu Opera performers enthrall visitors at Guyi Garden

In the midst of the sweet-scented osmanthus and the enchanting autumn scenery, Kunqu Opera performers delighted the audience at Jiading District's historical Guyi Garden.
Sculptures deck up Maoming Road, walking street to stay open till 4am - Shanghai Metro News
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Sculptures deck up Maoming Road, walking street to stay open till 4am

Celebrated artists have put up sculptures along the weekend-only pedestrian street on Maoming Road, jazzing up old neighborhoods and creating an atmospheric downtown corner.
City in full bloom celebrating holiday, Congress - Shanghai Metro News
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City in full bloom celebrating holiday, Congress

Shanghai has been fully spruced up for the National Day holiday and the upcoming 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China.
Residents know the drill with city defense exercise - Shanghai Metro News
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Residents know the drill with city defense exercise

A citywide air defense drill was carried out at noon on Saturday, National Defense Education Day.
Farewell to childhood memories as Wenmiao Road set for renovation - Shanghai Metro News
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Farewell to childhood memories as Wenmiao Road set for renovation

Many shops and small restaurants that have been running business on Wenmiao Road since the 1980s are closing or getting ready to move away ahead of a planned renovation.
Last two dilapidated lane houses in downtown Shanghai to be renovated - Shanghai Metro News
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Last two dilapidated lane houses in downtown Shanghai to be renovated

For the past 30 years, the city has renovated more than 30 million square meters of dilapidated houses, benefiting about 1.3 million families.
Sunflowers blooming lovely at suburban park - Shanghai Metro News
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Sunflowers blooming lovely at suburban park

Despite the heat, the 6,000 square meters of sunflowers in stunning full bloom are attracting visitors.
Summer bazaar flourishing at Yuyuan Garden Malls - Shanghai Metro News
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Summer bazaar flourishing at Yuyuan Garden Malls

The event, themed on the 24 solar terms, aims to promote traditional culture while boosting consumption in the wake of the pandemic.
Thousands sit high school entrance exam amid torrid heat - Shanghai Metro News
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Thousands sit high school entrance exam amid torrid heat

The mercury hit 37 degrees Celsius and airconditioning was compulsory for exam rooms. And there is no relief from the heat in sight.
Tougher commuting between Shanghai and Kunshan - COVID-19 news
COVID-19

Tougher commuting between Shanghai and Kunshan

It takes an extra hour for some people to get home – and not everyone can even get a pass.
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