Shanghai's only downtown jail was nicknamed 'Alcatraz of the Orient' for its tough reputation.
by Ned Kelly, 18 May 2020
Keith Richards: “I feel like Marco Polo!”
by Ned Kelly, 08 April 2020
The laundries and opium dens of Limehouse were once at the heart of London's Chinese community. Now just three restaurants remain.
by Oscar Holland, 11 February 2017
The total number Jews arriving at the open port of Shanghai by sea and land between November 1938 and 1941 is estimated at 20,000.
by Ned Kelly, 21 August 2018
On February 27, 1972, President Richard Nixon and Premier Zhou Enlai signed the Shanghai Communique, a document that has remained the basis for Sino-American relations ever since.
by Ned Kelly, 27 February 2020
The 1861 power grab of the woman who went on to control the Qing Dynasty.
by Ned Kelly, 04 November 2019
An inside look at the Japanese takeover of Shanghai's International Settlement, which began on December 8, 1941.
by That's Shanghai, 06 December 2019