Police dogs trained at training base in SW China

A police dog is trained at a training base in Chongqing, southwest China, April 29, 2017.

Harry Potter, mugwumps and a man called Boris dominate first week of electioneering in Britain

The first full week of campaigning ahead of Britain's June 8 snap general election has ended with the headlines being dominated by a quirky insult hurtled by foreign secretary Boris ...
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/30 9:05:33

Police dogs trained at training base in SW China

A police dog is trained at a training base in Chongqing, southwest China, April 29, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/29 16:38:35

Sex lives of wild pandas revealed

Love is in the air for Sichuan's wild pandas, and experts have been watching - in the dark.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/27 19:38:41

Enormous "pet" crocodile found alive after house fire in Australia's north

A gigantic, four-meter-long saltwater crocodile, which is kept as a pet by an Australian in Darwin, has survived a house fire which gutted its owner's house.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/28 11:51:33

Up above the yin-yang

A group performs tai chi in Jiaozuo, Central China’s Henan Province on Wednesday.
Source: IC | 2017/4/27 19:43:41

That’s a big bunny, honey

Annette Edwards holds Jeff the Rabbit, one of the world’s longest at more than 1.1 meters, in the UK. Jeff’s brother Simon, a 90-centimeter-long rabbit, passed away at a US ...
Source: IC | 2017/4/27 19:38:42

What’s hot on Sina Weibo

Are you up on what the hundreds of millions of Chinese netizens are talking about? Take a moment and get the rundown of what's hot, what's trending, and what's drawing ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/27 19:38:41

No end in sight for Japan ‘crisps crisis’

Legions of Japanese crisps addicts are suffering and it doesn't look like they'll be getting their full fix anytime soon.
Source: AFP | 2017/4/27 19:33:41

Rivers of blood orange: Juice floods Russian town

Russian authorities on Wednesday were probing an accident at a beverage factory that saw fruit juice flood the streets of a town south of Moscow.
Source: AFP | 2017/4/27 19:33:41

Georgian man finds stranded bear cub, takes him to... the Parliament

It's not only Russia where the bears walk the streets. An unusual visitor showed up in the office of the Georgian Parliament in Tbilisi on April 25. A small brown ...
Source: Sputniknews | 2017/4/27 15:05:39

Man asks cop to help him push freshly stolen e-bike

A Zhengzhou man who asked a plainclothes cop for help pushing a stolen e-bike is now in police custody.
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/26 19:38:41

Tinder to help rare rhino get lucky

The world's last male northern white rhino has joined the Tinder dating app as wildlife experts make a last-chance breeding effort to keep his species alive.
Source: AP | 2017/4/26 19:38:40

Chinese social media wants to shuck away Denmark’s ‘oyster invasion’

A Danish embassy post on Sina Weibo about how the nation's southwestern coast is infested with oysters has proven to be a pearl of a PR move.
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/26 19:38:40

Chinese model claims she was denied entry to US on suspicion of prostitution

A Chinese woman alleged she was denied entry to the US early this month because border officials believed her to be a sex worker.
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/26 19:38:40

Drone maker offers 1m yuan reward for rogue pilots

A major Chinese drone manufacturer is offering a 1 million yuan ($145,200) reward for help tracking down the drone pilots who have been repeatedly flying unmanned craft around a Sichuan ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/26 19:33:43

Warm reunion

Polar bears Tonja and Wolodja at the zoo Tierpark Berlin in Germany are reunited for the first time on Tuesday since the recent death of their cub Fritz.
Source: IC | 2017/4/26 19:33:42

Ginger beards

Two statues crown a mountain sculpture made from ginger plants at an expo in Huang county, Central China’s Henan Province. The 26-meter-long installation is made with around 20,000 kilograms of ...
Source: IC | 2017/4/26 19:28:40

The empire strikes gold

An employee at Ginza Tanaka jewelry store poses with a Darth Vader mask made from 15 kilograms of 24K gold in Tokyo, Japan on Tuesday. The mask was displayed ...
Source: IC | 2017/4/25 19:13:39