Chen Huizhi

Metro Reporter

Bookstore alliance a boon for bookworms across Huangpu

Fifteen bookstores in Huangpu District formed an alliance for cross-promotion, as well as some bigger ambitions.

Father held for abandoning baby son

A man has been detained for allegedly abandoning his 6-month-old baby son – twice – Shanghai police said yesterday.

Party hero and chronicler of the Long March

A suburban watertown in Shanghai pays tribute to its native son Chen Yun, who rose from poverty to become an influential shaper of China's economic policies.

Police: Man "killed ex-wife, daughter and then himself"

The apparent murder-suicide was caused by family disputes, police said after a preliminary investigation.

New address offers fresh attractions

The Shanghai History Museum, which opened at its new address at the end of March, had new attractions to dazzle visitors.

Sanitation worker scratches cars 'to revenge parking lot keeper'

A total of 11 cars were scratched with a sharp object, and the suspect was put on bail because car owners have forgiven her, police said.

On the high seas, modern fisherman hauls in the catches

Jin Weiguo spends six to eight months every year in western and central Pacific Ocean. His contributions to the Chinese tuna-fishing fleet earned him a "Shanghai Standout" honor.

Shanghai silverware and European ceramics exhibited at history museum

Over 100 silverware items from multiple historical periods of Shanghai, as well as over 100 European ceramics, are the attractions at Shanghai History Museum.

7 held over illegal visa service to foreigners

Seven suspects have been arrested for illegally helping foreigners to acquire residence permits in Shanghai. 43 foreigners paid the suspects over 370,000 yuan (US$58,000).

They shall pass in all directions

Diagonal zebra lines have been newly painted at three crossroads, including that of Nanjing Road W. and Changde Road in the busy Jing'an Temple area.