Winning shot

French photographer Roumain Doucelain, 20, scores with this shot of a mouse heading a soccer ball taken in the Rhône-Alpes region on Wednesday. The ball was baited with cheese inside. Photo :IC

Eye-catching pictures of China's library go viral in Bangladesh

Pictures of eye-catching Tianjin Binhai Library in China have gone viral on Bangladesh social media since the country's largest cell phone operator Grameenphone shared a post on its Facebook page ...
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/23 8:02:18

Horny dino's headgear borne of sexual selection

Horned dinosaurs including the Triceratops likely evolved their impressive head displays for the purpose of attracting a mate, rather than to recognize members of their own species, according to research ...
Source: AFP | 2018/3/22 18:58:39

Tourists promised cherry blossoms get plastic fakes

The only thing blooming at a cherry blossom exhibition in East China was anger as expectant visitors realized they had paid to see trees lined with plastic flowers.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/22 18:58:39

Missing giant yellow duck found in Australia

A giant yellow inflatable duck named Daphne that made a break from its moorings in Australia has been located after a week on the lam, its swimming club owners said ...
Source: AFP | 2018/3/22 18:53:40

Teacher fired for kissing student

A high school teacher in Shaanxi Province was sacked after he uploaded a video of him making out with a 17-year-old female student.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/22 18:53:40

Scientists develop brain scanner in a helmet

British scientists have developed a lightweight and highly sensitive brain imaging device that can be worn as a helmet, allowing the patient to move about naturally.
Source: Reuters | 2018/3/22 18:53:39

Tear down the wall

Pictured is a work made of LEGO bricks on display at the exhibition “The Art of the Brick. LEGO Art” by US artist Nathan Sawaya in Minsk, Belarus on Wednesday. ...
Source: IC | 2018/3/22 18:38:40

Winning shot

French photographer Roumain Doucelain, 20, scores with this shot of a mouse heading a soccer ball taken in the Rhône-Alpes region on Wednesday. The ball was baited with cheese inside. ...
Source: IC | 2018/3/22 18:38:39

Hot springs warm-up

Members of the Fanlin Yoga Club practice their poses at a hot springs in Huixian, Henan Province on Sunday. The club had been preparing for a performance on Dragon Heads-raising ...
Source: IC | 2018/3/21 19:23:43

Tomato jam

Two policemen shovel tomatoes that had spilled from a truck and onto a highway in Guizhou Province on Sunday. The truck had tipped after the driver hit the brakes too ...
Source: IC | 2018/3/21 19:23:42

Lanzhou seeks to put its iconic beef noodles on the culinary map

As a deputy at the recently ended Two Sessions, Ma Limin was busy pushing for his home city - by pulling for its noodles.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/21 19:23:41

China school threatens sloshed students with parental shame

A Southwest China university instating a campus-wide alcohol ban is threatening to punish students found inebriated with the ultimate buzzkill - sending a drunk pic to their parents.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/21 19:23:40

Where's the beef? Village officials told to slim down meaty banquets

In what is perhaps a small victory for vegetarians, Party officials in Yunnan Province are being limited in the number of dishes that can be served at banquets - and ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/21 19:18:40

Stray hippo captured in Mexico

A stray hippopotamus that had been roaming around the countryside in Mexico has been captured after a 10-day hunt and relocated to a wildlife refuge, authorities said Tuesday.
Source: AFP | 2018/3/21 18:03:40

Japan condom makers hope for 2020 Olympic lift

Japanese condom makers are ramping up preparations ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, seeing a golden opportunity to showcase their world-record ultra-thin products.
Source: AFP | 2018/3/21 18:03:39

Twin bed

Two women mark today's World Sleep Day with a livestreamed 'sleeping event' at a tea plantation in Lishui, Zhejiang Province on Tuesday. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2018/3/20 18:33:40

Panda pack

Three dogs groomed to resemble pandas are walked in Chengdu on Tuesday. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2018/3/20 18:33:39

Baby in critical condition after apple thrown from high-rise window strikes her head

An infant girl is in critical condition after she was hit by an apple dropped from a high-rise apartment building in Dongguan, Guangdong Province.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/20 18:28:40