Kitten care

Shaki the monkey grooms a newly rescued kitten in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on November 18. Animal rescuer Jamil Bin Ismail, 48, said he took the heartwarming image after finding the kitten in a parking lot with Shaki, his pet monkey.

Teens busted for stunt moto video

Police arrested a teen motorbike gang after they posted a video of their rowdy riding on social media and taunted local police to come and watch it.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/22 19:53:39

Head case: Police bust Buddha-decapitating temple robbers

Authorities in Sichuan Province finally caught up with a gang of temple raiders that were severing the heads of stone Buddha statues and selling them online, police said.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/22 19:53:39

I went to Brazil for a bath, says McLaren reserve Norris

A canceled Formula One tire test meant McLaren reserve Lando Norris flew all the way from Britain to Brazil this week just to take a bath.
Source: Reuters | 2017/11/22 19:48:40

McDonald's to demolish 'Store No. 1' historic replica

It has stood alone, closed to visitors, for a decade - a historic replica built on the site of the first McDonald's franchise restaurant in the Chicago suburb of Des ...
Source: AFP | 2017/11/22 19:48:40

Jumbo sale: two 747 jets auctioned on Taobao

The sky seems to be the limit for Chinese online shopping portal Taobao.
Source: AFP | 2017/11/22 19:48:40

Trump pardons turkey to follow White House Thanksgiving tradition

US President Donald Trump on Tuesday pardoned Drumstick, the official White House turkey, in the White House's Rose Garden, following a funny White House tradition in honor of the Thanksgiving ...
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/22 8:15:32

New face on fast food

Make-up artist Chit Choi from Vancouver, Canada models one of her food themed creations. The former preschool teacher is now a full-time make-up artist known for face paintings inspired by ...
Source: IC | 2017/11/21 20:18:40

Police urge West Ham fans not to dial 999

Fans of the UK's West Ham United have been warned to stop calling the emergency services number 999 to complain about their team, who are languishing in the Premier League ...
Source: AFP | 2017/11/21 20:18:39

Bowstring biter draws attention

Zhou Jinsheng, 55, performs a feat of physical strength by stretching a bow with his mouth in Beijing on Sunday. Zhou leads a performance group that specializes in martial arts ...
Source: IC | 2017/11/21 20:18:39

Don't buy fake artwork online, says Panchen Lama

The 11th Panchen Lama has accused vendors on Taobao of selling artworks that are falsely attributed to him and is asking the public not to buy them.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/21 19:58:39

Tourist causes uproar for feeding bears at drive-through wildlife park

A tourist has apologized after video of him feeding bears at a drive-through wildlife zoo in Beijing sparked criticism online.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/21 19:53:40

Victoria's Secret falls into success

Heated discussions have erupted on Chinese social media over the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show in Shanghai, with 470 million views on the online topic.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/21 19:53:39

UK embassy cat named 'chief mouser'

At the British embassy in Jordan, a former rescue cat is settling into his new position as chief mouser - as a traditional well established in the ministries of London ...
Source: Reuters | 2017/11/21 19:53:39

Snakelike colorful road draws tourists

A colorful winding road in southwest China's Chongqing Municipality has drawn tourists from across the country.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/21 10:23:39

Polar plungers

A winter swimmer dives into a freezing Songhua River in Harbin, Heilongjiang Province on Monday. The man is one of more than 30 brave souls that collected at the spot, ...
Source: IC | 2017/11/20 19:23:39

Optical illusion

Pictured is a building in Harbin, Heilongjiang Province that when viewed from the side appears paper-thin.
Source: VCG | 2017/11/20 19:18:40

Surgeons claim head transplant using human cadavers a success

The world's first human head transplant was carried out using two cadavers Friday at a Northeast China university, surgeons claimed.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/20 19:18:39

Woman sprayed with fire extinguisher at wedding in latest bridal hazing case

Excessive and inappropriate hazing at Chinese weddings has once again sparked ire online, this time over a video showing a Guangdong Province bridesmaid being doused with a fire extinguisher straight ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/20 19:17:34