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Students at Tianjin's Jiankai Middle School wear VR goggles as part of an anti-drug lecture on Wednesday. Photo: IC

Man arrested after violent bite of small boy's buttocks on street

A Fujian Province man accused of snatching a toddler from his mother and biting his buttocks until it bled is in police custody.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/10 18:43:39

Helicopter wedding a village hit

A groom in East China surely had his new bride feeling she was walking on air when they arrived at their wedding ceremony by helicopter on Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/10 18:38:40

Chinese daredevil dies after fall from 54-story tower

A Chinese daredevil who had gained more than 1 million followers on social media for his heart-stopping selfies while scaling skyscrapers has fallen to his death, media confirmed.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/10 18:38:39

Fake restaurant becomes London's top-rated eatery

A non-existent restaurant supposedly based in a garden shed briefly became London's top eating place on travel and restaurant website TripAdvisor, who on Thursday hit back at the hoaxers.
Source: AFP | 2017/12/10 18:38:39

A boaring day at school in Japan

Two wild boars caused pandemonium at a Japanese school by charging into classes and even taking a dip in the school pool, forcing pupils to interrupt their exams.
Source: AFP | 2017/12/10 18:33:40

Doggie dash

A young woman races her dog in pet sports competition held in Kunming, Southwest China's Yunnan Province on Saturday.
Source: VCG | 2017/12/10 18:33:39

Deserves a big hand

Italian inventor Federico Ciccarese demonstrates his double bionic hand made by company YouBionic in Vigevano, Italy. The 3D-printed device enables users to achieve a super-human dual grip
Source: IC | 2017/12/10 18:33:39

Hot shots

Two photographers risk their lives to get the perfect shot of lava spewing close to Mount Kilauea, Hawaii on September 23, 2017.
Source: IC | 2017/12/7 19:43:40

Virtual fur flies as 'CryptoKitties' collar blockchain

Never mind Bitcoin mania: The real online craze to get with is to breed virtual cats.
Source: AFP | 2017/12/7 19:43:40

Very Important Pig

A crowd visits “strong-willed pig” that famously survived the 8.0-magnitude Wenchuan Earthquake in 2008 at his home in the Jianchuan Museum in Chengdu on Tuesday.
Source: IC | 2017/12/7 19:43:40

Any bids for a shot of Tupac's penis?

Looking for a special holiday gift for a fan of rap legend Tupac Shakur? Now available to the highest bidder - a picture of his penis.
Source: AFP | 2017/12/7 19:38:40

Chinese students seek stand-in parents to rent

Recently students in China have been putting the rent in parent.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/7 19:38:40

Hundreds of pigs fly to China

A shipment of 658 pigs from France that arrived in China on Wednesday will soon be put to work - making sweet amour.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/7 19:38:39

Tea'd-off: Experts rail against Chinese herbal tea brand's claims of life-extending effects

A popular Chinese herbal tea brand touting a State-funded report they say claims that drinking their product could extend one's life by 10 percent has been criticized by medical experts ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/7 19:33:39

Cocked for controversy

Two roosters square off in Kashmir on Tuesday. Despite animal protection laws, the tradition of cockfighting is still observed ahead of the upcoming Sankranti Festival
Source: IC | 2017/12/6 19:53:40

First US baby born to mother with transplanted uterus

For the first time in the US, a baby has been born to a mother who received a uterus transplant, doctors announced Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/6 19:53:39

Super-bowl champ

Artists pose with their sculpture “No.1 Bowl” in Changsha, Hunan Province on Tuesday. It took eight artists more than half a year and nine attempts to create, said Huang Yinchun ...
Source: VCG | 2017/12/6 19:53:39

Nigerian state sees country's first 'happiness minister'

It has been ranked among the happiest places in the world despite widespread unrest, political crisis and recession. Now one Nigerian state has a minister in charge of contentment.
Source: AFP | 2017/12/6 19:48:40