Neighbourhood spotlight: Jing’an, Shanghai
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The Ohio State University. For seventy-seven days from January 23 to April 8, Wuhan, a Chinese city with a population of eleven million people, was locked down to contain the spread of the coronavirus. A lot of questions remain in the unpredictable aftermath of the lockdown: How did people cope with the lockdown physically, psychologically and emotionally? How did people live their lives during and after such a tremendous disruption?
Taiwan's gays hope for a 'Marriage Revolution'
Your Name Engraved Herein is set during the summer of when the martial law ended in Taiwan. With the public slowly becoming more open-minded, year-old Chang A Han played by Hao Sen moves to the city to study at a Christian high school. He joins a band led by Canadian priest Oliver, and there he meets a boy named Birdy played by Jing Hua.
Luxury-brand flagships are juxtaposed with parks and art museums, and redevelopment seems to be the only constant. It served as a plastics factory in the days of the Cultural Revolution. Designed like British townhouses, these luxury complexes were built in and feature a combination of British and Chinese architecture. Her minimalist-yet-cosy boutique space showcases items from a wide range of local designers, including delicate gold jewellery, and often hosts visiting designer shows from around the region.