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 news: Boy gets eyelid stuck in zipper

Firefighters in Jiangsu Province had to free a young boy from his jacket zipper on Monday after his eyelid became caught in its teeth.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/13 19:03:39

Arch at Argentine glacier collapses

An ice bridge that was part of a glacier at the tip of Argentina has collapsed in the dead of night, thwarting thousands of tourists who had hoped to watch ...
Source: AFP | 2018/3/13 18:13:41

Ancient giant shark tooth goes missing in Australia

A giant fossilized tooth from a prehistoric shark has gone missing from a supposedly secret location at a remote Australian World Heritage site, and wildlife officials want it back.
Source: AFP | 2018/3/13 18:13:41

Belgian royals greeted in Canada with German flag

A German flag accidentally flapped Monday at an official welcome in Canada for Belgium's king and queen.
Source: AFP | 2018/3/13 18:13:40

Reporter's eye roll at Two Sessions goes viral

A press conference during China's ongoing Two Sessions took a dramatic turn on Tuesday when a reporter was caught on camera delivering a truly exasperated eye roll in response to ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/13 17:38:39

Chengdu engineer builds environmentally-friendly bamboo bicycles

A Chinese engineer is hoping to draw more attention to an environmentally-friendly mode of transport - bamboo bicycles.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/13 8:25:11

Spread those wings

A young man readies to release a rescued goshawk during an event held by Shenyang's forestry bureau on Sunday. A vulture, three goshawks and a crow that had been rescued ...
Source: VCG | 2018/3/12 19:23:40

Couple born in the same hospital on same day now married

A couple who was born in the same hospital 27 years ago in Mianyang, Sichuan Province was married on Saturday. Guo Yuting said she remembers the day when Su Jingjie transferred ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/12 19:23:40

Sweet moves

Ma Rongjun, a candy maker in Sanhe county, Anhui Province, swings malt sugar into a rope shape on Monday. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2018/3/12 19:23:40

'Human fingernail pills' raise hairs on social media

Usually finding fingernails in something you buy is reason enough for a refund. But a popular herbal medicine that has been upturning stomachs on social media over its unusual formula ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/12 19:23:39

Babies' bodies found in bottles in house in Japan

Termite exterminators working on a house renovation in the Japanese capital of Tokyo uncovered the bodies of several babies preserved in bottles, some with umbilical cords still attached, Kyodo news ...
Source: Reuters | 2018/3/12 18:58:39

India doctors suspended after severed leg used as pillow

Indian authorities have suspended two doctors and launched an investigation after a patient's severed leg was used as a pillow to prop up his head, a hospital official said Sunday.
Source: AFP | 2018/3/12 18:53:40

Nando's leads charge to recognize S.African names

Seeing the names of loved ones flagged as spelling mistakes with jagged red lines under them will be a familiar experience for many people around the world.
Source: AFP | 2018/3/12 18:53:39

Peak tourism

Visitors dressed in traditional costumes take photos on a glass bridge on Batai Mountain, Sichuan Province on Saturday. The bridge, installed about 186 meters above the ground, is 198 meters ...
Source: IC | 2018/3/11 18:58:39

Dressed for the occasion

Cosplayers gather at a comic and gaming convention in Shenyang, Liaoning Province on Sunday. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2018/3/11 18:58:39

Doctors pull 100 fish bones from old man's anus

In an unusual medical case, doctors removed more than 100 fish bones lodged in a man's rectum after he feasted on fish.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/11 18:53:40

Bamboo bike maker in Chengdu seeks to grow green industry

As bike sharing companies get China back on two wheels, a small workshop in Chengdu is seeking to ride on their success with bespoke bamboo bicycles.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/11 18:53:40

University tackles digital distraction with phone check-in system

A university in Northwest China's Gansu Province is asking students and teachers to "pocket" their phones at the door.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/11 18:53:39