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Giraffe dies at China zoo after getting stuck in dead tree

A giraffe's death at a Southwest China zoo following a lengthy rescue effort has since prompted accusations online of negligence.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/17 20:28:39

Giraffe dies at China zoo after getting stuck in dead tree

A giraffe's death at a Southwest China zoo following a lengthy rescue effort has since prompted accusations online of negligence.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/17 15:28:39

Powdery party

Devotees celebrate the Sindoor Jatra Festival in Thimi, Bhaktapur, Nepal on Sunday. The festival welcoming the Nepali New Year is marked with tossing sindoor (red powder), traditional music and street processions. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/4/16 18:43:40

Perfect pose

Two stump-tailed macaques embrace on Mount Huangshan, East China's Anhui Province on Sunday. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/4/16 18:43:40

Darling debut

Polar bear cub Nanook makes her public debut with her mother at the Zoom Erlebniswelt zoo in Gelsenkirchen, Germany, on Friday. Born in December, the little bear had remained with mother Lara inside their habitat's cave. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/4/15 19:58:40

Queen of the sky

A kite resembling a very Elizabeth Taylor-like Cleopatra is flown during a kite contest on Saturday in Fuyang, Anhui Province. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/4/15 19:58:40

Hunger games: India PM to fast as politics gets gutsy

India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lead a day-long fast on Thursday in a tit-for-tat protest against the opposition, whose leaders were caught feasting moments before they launched their own hunger strike.
Source: AFP | 2018/4/12 18:53:40

Big-time Bryant fan

Liu Zhe of Harbin displays on Wednesday a jersey and shoes autographed by basketball legend Kobe Bryant. Liu said he won the items, all worn by the former LA Lakers star, in an NBA auction as a birthday gift. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/4/12 18:53:39

Spring shower

A worker powerwashes a statue of King Sejong as part of a springtime cleanup detail at Gwanghwamun Square in central Seoul, South Korea on Thursday. Sejong, a king during the Joseon Dynasty (1392-1910), created the Korean alphabet Hangul in 1446. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/4/12 18:48:40

Brush with a rare breed

An attendant brushes the hair of a Turkish Van at the House of Van Cats in Turkey's Van Province on Sunday. Around 50,000 people visit the house annually to interact with this rare cat breed. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/4/11 19:18:40

Ancient eagle

A clay sculpture of an eagle unearthed at the Shimao ruins, a Neolithic site dating back to 2000 BC, is displayed in Shimao village, Gaojiabao town, Shenmu, Northwest China's Shaanxi Province on April 3. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/4/11 19:18:40

Spring in its step

A spring lamb leaps among a flock of its fellows in Scotland, UK on Sunday. Photographer Graeme MacDonald captured this joyful scene in the woodlands of the Corrie Fee National Reserve. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/4/10 19:43:40

Freeze! Police!

Chinese paramilitary policemen stand guard as ice is cleared with explosives in Tahe county, Greater Khingan Range, Northeast China's Heilongjiang Province on Sunday. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/4/10 19:43:40

Hello, halo!

A rare solar halo appears in the sky in Kunming, Southwest China's Yunnan Province at noon on Monday. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/4/9 18:53:40

Hidden talent

Artist Mr Doodle poses while seated among his distinctive work The Doodle Room at Sense of Space, an art pop-up in Broadgate, London. The installation is open through May 18. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/4/9 18:53:39

Trolley throwback

A trolley-shaped bus, locally known as a dangdangche, which translates to “clanker car” in Chinese, cruises a street in Luoyang, Central China's Henan Province on Saturday. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/4/8 19:13:39

Nice headshot

A Nepalese man shows off his latest tattoo of his daughter's portrait at the 8th International Tattoo Convention in Kathmandu, Nepal on Saturday. A total of 150 tattoo artists hailing from 10 different countries participated in the three-day event. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/4/8 19:08:40

Auto fixation

A man stands beside an antique Ford during an auto show in Sao Paulo, Brazil on Sunday. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/4/3 19:13:39