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Everyone has a story to tell.
Everyone has a story to tell.
A bike, a dream and gritty resolve. The odyssey begins - Travel in China
Travel

A bike, a dream and gritty resolve. The odyssey begins

Ever feel like throwing caution to the wind and hitting the road? Many of us may dream such flights of fancy, but stay in usual ruts. Meet a man who didn't and never looked back.
Meet one of Shanghai's trash-sorting trailblazers - Shanghai Metro News
Metro

Meet one of Shanghai's trash-sorting trailblazers

Niu Guangcheng has been promoting recycling for years. With the city now enforcing strict rules on garbage sorting, his efforts haven't gone to waste.
Editing people's life stories with sculpture - Lifestyle in China
Lifestyle

Editing people's life stories with sculpture

To Wang Songyin, a cemetery is like a huge library of autobiographies, and he is the man who edited the life stories of those in a condensed, artistic way. 
He gives the dearly departed a caring farewell - Lifestyle in China
Lifestyle

He gives the dearly departed a caring farewell

Wearing a facial mask, isolation gown and gloves, Chen Weifeng, a mortician at the Minhang Funeral Parlor, carefully cleaned each part on the corpse's face.
Gritty documentary focuses on miners with black lung disease - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Gritty documentary focuses on miners with black lung disease

Independent filmmaker Jiang Nengjie looks no further than his own hometown to highlight the suffering of coal miners who sacrifice their health to put food on family tables.
The divine nature of giving palliative care - Lifestyle in China
Lifestyle

The divine nature of giving palliative care

Having been a medical social worker for one year, Wang Dan set a new goal – devoting herself to palliative care and helping develop the role of social work in medical treatment.
Spring cheer lifts gloom of winter virus - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Spring cheer lifts gloom of winter virus

An elite Shanghai dancer has starred in a new short film with a spring theme to highlight the city's green shoots of recovery after a winter of COVID-19 discontent.
'So many memories!' The changing face of Shanghai's east bank - Lifestyle in China
Lifestyle

'So many memories!' The changing face of Shanghai's east bank

A photo retrospective captures how Lujiazui was transformed from a muddy backwater into one of the world's most dazzling financial centers.
Medic on call: from terrorism to COVID-19 - Lifestyle in China
Lifestyle

Medic on call: from terrorism to COVID-19

Much has been written about the heroes at the forefront of the coronavirus outbreak. But their individual stories never fail to strike a deep chord in our homage to basic humanity.
No theater is above the coronavirus curse - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

No theater is above the coronavirus curse

Like many other venues in Shanghai, Theater Above is in lockdown amid the coronavirus outbreak. CEO Ding Nai-chu shared her thoughts on how the theater has fared during the period.
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