Show time!

A show dog is combed before being shown to the jury at the Winter Dog Show international dog exhibition in Budapest, Hungary on Saturday. Photo: IC

Man found with bullet in carry-on detained at East China airport

A 38-year-old man was given six days in police detention after security at a Jiangsu Province airport found a bullet in his bag.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/25 19:08:39

Mistaken man faints over misread lottery ticket

A Suzhou man who thought he hit it big on a lottery ticket was rushed to hospital after he fainted from the excitement, thepaper.cn reported.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/25 19:03:40

French lawmakers vote for 'right to make mistakes'

French lawmakers have voted for a flagship article in a new law which will give citizens the "right to make mistakes" in dealings with the government without being punished.
Source: AFP | 2018/1/25 19:03:40

US driver follows GPS into lake

A man blindly following his GPS app has driven an SUV with two passengers on board into an icy lake in the northeastern state of Vermont, local police said.
Source: AFP | 2018/1/25 19:03:40

Battle to rescue trapped stray dog in northwest China

Rescuers are trying to save a stray dog trapped in a well in northwest China's Gansu Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/25 14:06:35

Changsha officers armed with toy water guns enforce city's coal fire ban

Urban management officers have been enforcing coal fire bans and getting a few smiles in Changsha, Hunan Province by patrolling the streets with children's water guns.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/25 13:33:39

Livestream King

A man wearing a Monkey King mask livestreams with a selfie stick on Nanjing Road East in Shanghai on Tuesday. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/1/24 19:43:41

Warming up in the cold

Due to freezing temperatures on Tuesday, students perform calisthenics indoors at Changhonglu Primary School in Xiangyang, Hubei Province. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2018/1/24 19:43:40

Two US spacewalkers repair robotic arm

Two US astronauts floated outside the International Space Station on Tuesday for a seven-hour, 24-minute spacewalk to repair the orbiting outpost's aging robotic arm, NASA said.
Source: AFP | 2018/1/24 19:38:40

Neo-Nazis hit hard for b-day bash

Polish prosecutors on Tuesday charged three men for allegedly propagating Nazism after hidden camera footage of a group celebrating Adolf Hitler's birthday sparked uproar in the country.
Source: AFP | 2018/1/24 19:38:39

Got rats? Vendor selling rodent meat riles internet users

News of an elderly man spotted selling bundles of dried rat meat at a South China market got social media users both squeamish - and curious.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/24 18:23:40

Ancient emojis: China's oracle bone script gets modern makeover

A university professor in Beijing is giving ancient Chinese characters modern meanings with a new series of emojis.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/24 18:23:39

Chinese university ends forced internships at electronics factory

Amid scandals surrounding university students in China being required to work in factories to remedy local labor shortages, one school has promised to end the practice.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/24 18:23:39

Twist and twirl

A woman performs on stage during a square dancing (guangchangwu) show held in North China's Tianjin on Monday night. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2018/1/23 19:13:41

Festival feast

Primary school students in Handan, Hebei Province on Tuesday display the ingredients for laba porridge, a food traditionally eaten on the Laba Festival, which falls on the eighth day of ...
Source: VCG | 2018/1/23 19:13:40

Chinese police find missing man who planned to bike 1,000 kilometers home

Highway police in East China stopped a man on Friday who told officers he was well on his way to biking nearly 1,000 kilometers back home.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/23 18:58:40

Police search for poachers who bragged about kills on social media

Chinese authorities are asking for help in finding the alleged poachers who have been showing off their trophies on social media.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/23 18:38:40

Sea turtles hatched without a hitch

Over 100 baby turtles have hatched on a Singapore beach before being released into the sea, authorities said Tuesday.
Source: AFP | 2018/1/23 18:23:41