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Lit-up pup

A lantern statue of a dog is displayed in Xuan'an county, Hubei Province on Wednesday. The county displayed around 100 lanterns ahead of the upcoming Spring Festival. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2018/1/18 18:33:40

Latest catch

Fishermen collect scores of fish from a net in Suihua, Heilongjiang Province on Tuesday. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/1/17 18:18:40

Bird blinders

A craftsman holds a falcon wearing one of his handmade falconry hoods in Tianjin, media reported on Wednesday. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2018/1/17 18:18:39

A leg up on training

A young ballerina stretches at a dance center in Hohhot, the Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region on Tuesday. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2018/1/16 18:03:40

Harvest highlights

Women dressed in traditional Miao ethnic costume celebrate the annual Lusheng Festival on Monday in Qiandongnan Miao and Dong Autonomous Prefecture, Guizhou Province. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2018/1/16 18:03:40

Drumming dames

More than 300 women perform a “Feng Yang Flower Drum” dance in Chuzhou, Anhui Province on Friday. Their performance was recorded for the upcoming CCTV Spring Festival Gala broadcast. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2018/1/15 19:08:39

Fishing is for the birds

Fisherman Wang Hai rows with his flock of trained cormorants in Xinghua, Jiangsu Province on January 9. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2018/1/15 19:08:39

'King Oyster'

An oyster farmer holds up his prize-winning oyster at a contest in Rushan, Shandong Province on Saturday. Weighing in at 1.71 kilograms, the mollusk was dubbed “King Oyster” at the competition. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/1/14 19:08:40

Triple poodle

Three dogs perform during an activity for pets held in Shanghai's Jinshan district on Saturday. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/1/14 19:08:39

Friendly firefighter

A young woman gives a proud salute after she and her husband put out a blaze at her home on Monday in Guilin, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. The fire sparked after clothes being warmed on a heater caught fire. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2018/1/11 19:33:40

Topless training

Armed police officers swan dive into snow as they train in -30 C temperature along the Wusuli River in Heilongjiang Province, media reported on Wednesday. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/1/11 19:33:39

Remarkable root

A wild ginseng root touted as one of the world's largest is displayed during a news conference in Changchun, Northeast China's Jilin Province on Monday. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/1/10 18:48:40

Frosted highlights

Primary school students laugh at a classmate after he arrived at school with frost-covered hair in Zhaotong, Southwest China's Yunnan province on Monday. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/1/10 18:48:39

Wet kiss

A Beluga whale kisses its trainer during a performance at Haichang Ocean Park in Chengdu, Southwest China's Sichuan Province on Monday. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/1/9 19:12:10

Carving a niche

Artisan Lou Guizhong, 51, poses behind his carved wooden sculpture in Chongqing, media reported on Monday. The sculpture is made of rare Phoebe zhennan wood, which under second-class national protection. A wood sculptor for 30 years, Lou says his business has struggled of late. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2018/1/9 19:12:09

Model mother

A new mother models lingerie during a Victoria's Secret-like show at a hotel in Yinchuan, Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region on Sunday. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2018/1/8 18:33:39

Roost rescue

Farmer Xiao Libin removes his chickens from a collapsed coop on Sunday in Xiangyang, Hubei Province. More than 16,000 chickens were left stranded after recent heavy snowfall caused the roof to collapse. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/1/8 18:23:39

Tied up for tea

Long Qunying prepares grapefruits to be made into tea by air drying them outside her home on Sunday in Ankang, Shaanxi Province, where grapefruit tea is listed as local cultural heritage. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/1/7 19:43:39