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

Bus driver caught on camera driving while distracted by rice noodles

A bus driver in South China was fined after video surfaced of him slurping away a bowl of noodles while at the wheel, local media reported on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/6 18:43:40

Bus company waits 10 years to return lost items

A bus company in Fuyang, Anhui Province has been storing found items in the hopes of returning them to their owners.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/6 18:43:39

Two for one

An angler surnamed Lu nets two fish at once at a fishpond in Shenyang, Liaoning Province on Monday. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2018/3/6 17:23:40

Keep in touch

An employee at the Swan National Nature Reserves prepares to release a tagged swan carrying a tracking device in Rongcheng, Shandong Province on Tuesday. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2018/3/6 17:23:39

Thieves steal $5m from jet in Brazil

A group of thieves stole $5 million in cash, which had been due to travel from Brazil to Switzerland aboard a Lufthansa jet, at a freight airport near Sao Paulo, ...
Source: AFP | 2018/3/6 17:18:40

Turkey fines Italian 100k euros for truffle-smuggling

Turkey fined an Italian citizen nearly 100,000 euros ($123) for trying to illegally smuggle white truffles out of the country, authorities said Monday.
Source: AFP | 2018/3/6 17:18:40

Men's dorm knitting circle goes viral

Dong Sizhuang never thought he'd get internet famous just for doing his homework. But more than 6 million views later, Dong has realized that lots of people are interested in ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/5 19:18:39

Store owner mistakenly sells his winning 8.2m yuan lottery ticket

A lottery outlet owner in Shaanxi Province saw his luck run out after he accidentally sold a ticket he was saving that turned out to be an 8.2 million-yuan ($1.3 ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/5 19:13:40

Flower child

A child romps through a tulip field at Kaiguang Subtropical Botanical Park in Xinyu, Jiangxi Province on Saturday. The park is home to more than 1 million tulips, covering an ...
Source: IC | 2018/3/5 19:13:40

Dish it up

Women in Beijing's Huairou district show off their cooking skills on Monday in celebration of the upcoming International Women's Day on March 8. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2018/3/5 19:13:39

German equality czar pens gender neutral anthem

Germany's equality czar wants to remove words like "fatherland" and "brotherly" from the country's national anthem, following Canada and Austria in adopting gender neutral phrases.
Source: Reuters | 2018/3/5 18:33:39

Air passenger tied up after stripping naked

A Bangladeshi passenger who reportedly stripped naked and attacked a stewardess during a flight from Malaysia has been arrested, the airline said Monday.
Source: AFP | 2018/3/5 18:28:40

Mother bear fights off Indian tiger

Tourists on a wildlife safari in central India were treated to a rare and vicious fight for survival between a sloth bear defending its young and a huge Bengal tiger.
Source: AFP | 2018/3/5 18:28:39

Cub celebrity

An employee at Hangzhou Safari Park, East China's Zhejiang Province pets a South China Tiger, one of three 20-day-old triplets that made their public debut at the park, on Saturday. ...
Source: IC | 2018/3/4 19:13:40

Light entertainment

Pictured is a scene from the Festival of Lights performance at Beijing's Happy Valley on Friday held to mark China's Lantern Festival. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/3/4 19:13:39

Less make-up, shorter hair, quieter high heels: China school district releases 'good teacher' standards

Walking quietly in high heels and wearing light makeup are just some of the dozens of teacher dress code standards recently put forth by district education authorities in East China's ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/4 18:58:40

Toddler disables mom's iPhone for '48 years'

A mother in Shanghai sought help with her iPhone after her toddler repeatedly entered the wrong passcode - locking it for nearly 48 years.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/4 18:58:40

Chinese dad builds getaway in remote mountain cave

Peng Xingqiang has his very own man cave - in a real cave.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/4 18:58:39