Shadow puppetry delights holiday


Shadow puppetry delights holiday


Chinese, Iranian FMs meet on nuclear issue

China supports Iran to defend its own legitimate rights, opposes unilateralism and hegemonic moves, and calls for upholding the comprehensive deal on Iran's nuke issue.

New housing market rebounds

Shanghai's new housing market rebounded moderately last week despite an overall sluggish sentiment, latest market data showed.

No emergency as children sing

A charity flash mob at a city hospital entertains staff and patients in a unique festival celebration

Temple celebrates festival in the traditional way

Local artists, scholars and musicians performed at the city's Jade Buddha Temple with the aim of reviving ways of celebrating Mid-Autumn Festival lost over time

Young people on the revolutionary road

New 'red tourism' route gets youngsters involved in city's past with interactive activities

Balancing act costs performer 50 yuan

Dangerous stunts on a moving car lands pair in trouble with the police

Woman apologizes for train incident

Passenger who refused to move seats poured water over passengers trying to film her 

EU to set up legal entity to facilitate trade with Iran

The legal entity will allow European companies to continue to trade with Iran in accordance with EU law and could be open to other partners in the world.

Chinese, Canadian FMs underline multilateralism, rule-based trade

Chinese and Canadian foreign ministers on Monday highlighted the importance of defending multilateralism and the rule-based trade order during their meeting.

Smart money flows to a future for artificial intelligence

AI has already become a major driving force in a new round of the technology and industrial revolution, the bule print report said.

Instagram co-founders resign from Facebook-owned company

Instagram co-founders Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger are leaving the photo-sharing app bought by Facebook six years ago, they said late Monday.

Running with the times to win consumers

Colin Currie, managing director of adidas Asia Pacific, talked with Shanghai Daily in an exclusive interview about the company's role in China's sports development. 

Changing rules of the game in health care

Their custodians or caregivers will be alerted at once if the patients, limited to moving within a certain radius of homes or hospitals, stray from the designated "geofenced" area.

Modric named FIFA best men's player of the year

Croatian playmaker Luka Modric won the FIFA best men's player of the year award here on Monday.

Trump says second Kim summit may happen soon

US President Donald Trump said he expects a second summit with Kim Jong Un to take place "quite soon" as he returned to the UN to trumpet a turnaround in ties with the DPRK leader.

'Hong Kong National Party' now illegal group

The government of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region yesterday banned the so-called "Hong Kong National Party," which advocated "Hong Kong independence."

Complaints galore during festive holiday

The city's market watchdog said it received more than 400 complaints during the three-day Mid-Autumn Festival holiday, which ended yesterday.

Russia set to boost Syria's air defenses

Russia announced it will supply an S-300 surface-to-air missile system to Syria, a week after Moscow blamed Israel for causing the downing of a Russian military plane in Syria.

Golden handshake merger is world No. 1

Canadian mining giant Barrick Gold agreed yesterday to buy Africa-focused rival Randgold Resources to create a global industry champion worth US$18.3 billion.