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A court in Sichuan Province has launched a citywide shame campaign against debtors in the form of a short cartoon describing their crimes.

Baidianer the World Cup cat dies

Baidianer, a museum-residing cat that became a celebrity in China for predicting the outcome of eight World Cup matches this year, has died.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/3 19:43:40

All about his mother: Turkmen media laud leader's new book

Discussing the book on television Friday, a provincial representative of Berdymukhamedov's party noted that a Turkmen woman's "best features" are "devotion to the family home and loyalty to our national ...
Source: AFP | 2018/7/3 19:43:40

Prank caller talks to Trump aboard Air Force One

A prank caller talking to the leader of the world's most powerful country aboard Air Force One? It's apparently possible if you're a comedian.
Source: AFP | 2018/7/2 20:56:44

Trapped dog gets neighborhood's attention by taking away their internet

A dog that fell down a manhole was eventually rescued after it chewed through cables and knocked out the neighborhood's internet service.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/2 19:28:40

Man sells protected animal to cop

A man was detained after he unknowingly tried to sell a protected animal to a forestry police chief over WeChat
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/2 19:28:40

Cambodia earns Guinness Record for longest scarf

Cambodia won a place in the Guinness book of World Records Sunday for a 1,100-meter long version of the country's popular krama scarf.
Source: AFP | 2018/7/2 19:28:39

Chinese offer to eat US' invasive crab problem

Chinese social media users are offering to help the US with an invasive crab species that for years has choked rivers and lakes along the eastern seaboard - by eating ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/2 19:23:41

High-flying heroine

Semin Ozturk, Turkey's first professional female aerobatic pilot, performs a demonstration flight with her Pitts S2-B plane above Eskisehir, Turkey on Sunday. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/7/2 19:23:40

Eggspensive souvenir

Pictured is an egg decorated with the 2018 Russia FIFA World Cup logo. The piece was made by Zeng Huosheng, a 60-year-old egg artist from Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/7/2 19:23:39

Wild boar killed on highway, driver demands carcass

An East China driver is demanding compensation from highway police after he was stopped from taking a protected wild boar he had struck with his car.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/1 19:58:40

Bored worker kills time with dead mosquito project

A worker in East China has found an unusual way to pass the time and rid his office of mosquitoes.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/1 19:58:39

Hello Kitty train debuts in Japan

A sleek "Hello Kitty" bullet train festooned with images of the global icon from Japan began services on Saturday, drawing hundreds of fans to its opening ceremony.
Source: AFP | 2018/7/1 19:53:40

China cries for Argentina, Portugal after World Cup losses

Chinese social media collectively lamented the World Cup exit of soccer mega stars Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi following their teams' defeats on Saturday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/1 19:53:40

French lawmakers urge fix for 60-year-old typo in constitution

French lawmakers are pushing for an official correction to a grammatical error which slipped into the country's constitution 60 years ago.
Source: AFP | 2018/7/1 19:53:40

Citrus selfie

A woman takes a selfie in front of a statue made from oranges and lemons during the International Finike Orange Festival, held on the Mediterranean coast of Turkey's Antalya province ...
Source: IC | 2018/7/1 19:53:39

Primped for pride

A drag queen flaunts her fabulous hairdo during the 10th Barcelona Pride Parade 2018 in Catalonia, Spain on Saturday. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/7/1 19:48:39

Hair donation drive in Shanghai helps get wigs to children with leukemia

A children's hospital is joining forces with barbers, stylists and salons across Shanghai for a citywide hair drive that aims to get wigs to children with leukemia.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/28 19:57:49

Belgian ex-'Big Brother' star charged over ATM blast

A former Belgian reality TV star was charged Wednesday over a bomb attack on an ATM in the town where she is a councilor in charge of children and animal ...
Source: AFP | 2018/6/28 19:55:35