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Police dogs trained at training base in SW China

A police dog is trained at a training base in Chongqing, southwest China, April 29, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/29 16:38:35

Up above the yin-yang

A group performs tai chi in Jiaozuo, Central China’s Henan Province on Wednesday.
Source: IC | 2017/4/27 19:43:41

That’s a big bunny, honey

Annette Edwards holds Jeff the Rabbit, one of the world’s longest at more than 1.1 meters, in the UK. Jeff’s brother Simon, a 90-centimeter-long rabbit, passed away at a US airport this week on its way to a celebrity buyer.
Source: IC | 2017/4/27 19:38:42

Warm reunion

Polar bears Tonja and Wolodja at the zoo Tierpark Berlin in Germany are reunited for the first time on Tuesday since the recent death of their cub Fritz.
Source: IC | 2017/4/26 19:33:42

Ginger beards

Two statues crown a mountain sculpture made from ginger plants at an expo in Huang county, Central China’s Henan Province. The 26-meter-long installation is made with around 20,000 kilograms of ginger plants.
Source: IC | 2017/4/26 19:28:40

The empire strikes gold

An employee at Ginza Tanaka jewelry store poses with a Darth Vader mask made from 15 kilograms of 24K gold in Tokyo, Japan on Tuesday. The mask was displayed to the celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Star Wars series. The mask is valued at around $1.4 million.
Source: IC | 2017/4/25 19:13:39

Nice day for a wet wedding

A groom shields his bride from the rain as they head to his home by boat in a traditional Chinese wedding procession on Monday in Foshan, South China’s Guangdong Province.
Source: IC | 2017/4/25 19:13:39

Over 50 tiger cubs born in NE China in April

A Siberian tiger cub is seen in the Hengdaohezi Felid Breeding Center in northeast China's Heilongjiang Province, April 24, 2017. In April, over 50 tiger cubs have been born in the center by now.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/25 9:48:44

Morbid meal

An elderly couple dines next to their own tombs at their home in Shaotong,Yunnan Province on Monday. The couple, in their eighties, had the tombs built decades ago because they have no children, media reported. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2017/4/24 20:18:40

Yolks for folks

A dozen chefs make egg pancakes on a pan 3 meters in diameter on Sunday to mark the start of a gourmet festival in Fogang county, South China’s Guangdong Province. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2017/4/23 19:33:39

Beauty is a beast

A model in beastly makeup poses backstage during a body art competition at the XV International ‘Crystal Angel’ Festival of Hairdressing, Fashion and Design in Kiev, Ukraine, on Saturday. The best hairdressers and make-up artists from different countries participated in the festival, which ended Saturday. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2017/4/23 19:33:39

Four-month-old penguin Tifani at Budapest Zoo in Hungary

A staff member holds a four-month-old penguin called Tifani at the Budapest Zoo in Budapest, Hungary, on April 21, 2017. The four-month-old penguin called Tifani is first introduced to the audience at Budapest Zoo on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/22 10:54:58

German girl learns Chinese martial art in SE China's Yongchun

Niewerth Luise (L front) and her family members pracitce at Wenggongci martial art club in Yongchun, southeast China's Fujian Province, April 20, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/21 23:04:51

4-meter-tall paper rhino sets Guinness record

Artist Liu Tong leads a team to make a paper rhino at a shopping mall in Zhengzhou City, the capital of East China’s Henan Province, April 19, 2017. It took eight members of Liu’s team more than four hours to make a rhino 7.833 meters long and 4.064 meters tall using 196 square meters of white paper. The paper artwork won a Guinness world record.
Source: Ecns.cn | 2017/4/21 9:53:13

Ice in the lanes

A large iceberg is visible from the shore in Ferryland, an hour south of St. John’s, Newfoundland on Monday. More icebergs have drifted into major shipping lanes off Newfoundland, forcing ships to go far out of their way to steer clear of the massive ice mountains. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2017/4/20 19:33:39

Working his hands to the bone

An archaeologist works to unearth an ancient tomb discovered at a construction site in Zhengzhou, Central China’s Henan Province on Thursday. So far some 30 tombs thought to date back to the Eastern Zhou Dynasty 770-256 BC have been discovered at the site, many of which contain complete skeletons in different poses. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2017/4/20 19:33:39

Special delivery

An Atlas V rocket lifts off from Complex 41 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida, US. The rocket launched Tuesday with cargo for the International Space Station. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2017/4/19 20:08:40

Checked at the crosswalk

People walk through newly installed crosswalk gates on Jinyintan street in Wuhan, Central China’s Hubei Province on Wednesday. The gates shut when traffic lights turn red. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2017/4/19 20:08:39