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Mending bridges

Workers repair the Huanxi Yongning Bridge in Hangzhou, East China's Zhejiang Province on Monday. The famed bridge spanning the Grand Canal collapsed on July 6 due to heavy rains. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2017/9/4 18:43:39

Hair-raising competition

Jimmy Fox is videotaped for a promotional GIF during the 2017 World Beard and Moustache Championships in Austin, Texas, the US. Held on Sunday, the championships attracted over 700 competitors in 27 categories of facial hair growth and styling contests. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2017/9/4 18:43:39

Rescue underway

Rescue crews work to save a 20-month-old boy trapped down a 50-meter well in Xi'an, North China's Shaanxi Province on Saturday. The boy was rescued after a 10-hour effort. He is in stable condition.
Source: IC | 2017/9/3 18:48:40

Muddy motors

A race driver steers his vehicle through mud during the 2017 Baja SAE China in Xiangyang, Central China's Hubei Province on Saturday. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2017/9/3 18:48:39

Dance of faith

Traditional Nepalese masked dancers perform a Devi dance (Devi Pyankha) prior to the Indra Jatra Festival in Kathmandu, Nepal on Wednesday. The festival is held in the worship of Indra, king of heaven in the Hindu faith. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2017/8/31 17:53:39

Mixed signals

Pictured is an array of traffic signs along a road in a residential community in Changchun, Northeast China's Jilin Province on Thursday. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2017/8/31 17:53:39

Tea tech

A robot serves tea at a restaurant in Lianyungang, East China's Jiangsu Province on August 29, 2017. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2017/8/30 19:23:39

Panda party of one

Weiwei, a giant panda at a Wuhan park, celebrates its 12th birthday with a cake made from ice on Tuesday. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2017/8/30 19:23:39

Giant panda in Britain could give birth in September

An undated photo provided by Edinburgh Zoo shows giant panda Tian Tian at Edinburgh Zoo, Scotland. Tian Tian, the only female Chinese giant panda in Britain, is pregnant, and a cub could be born in September, local media reported here on Aug. 24, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/30 10:55:02

Wild rice

Pictured is an aerial view of rice paddies grown in cartoon animal designs in Hangzhou, East China's Zhejiang Province on Monday. Photo: IC
Source: VCG | 2017/8/29 18:53:39

Tomb of 'China's Shakespeare' discovered in East China

The final resting place of China's most famed playwright has been identified 400 years after his death, archaeologists in East China's Jiangxi Province announced Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/29 18:53:39

Fall snow

Mohe county in Northeast China's Heilongjiang Province witnesses its first snow of the autumn on Monday. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2017/8/28 18:28:40

Bosniak bride

A bride in traditional face paint poses for a photo in Prizren, Kosovo on Saturday. The tradition is kept alive by 65-year-old Bosniak artisan Aziza Setifagic, who paints traditional symbols and shapes on the faces of brides in several Bosniak villages on the foothills of the Sar (Sharr) Mountains in the south of Kosovo. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2017/8/28 18:28:39

Endangered crested ibis seen at riverside in NW China

Two crested ibis, an endangered bird species once believed to be extinct in China, are seen at a riverside in Ankang City, northwest China's Shaanxi Province, Aug. 21, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/25 22:31:55

Udderly fresh

A farmer surnamed Yu milks a goat to sell at a morning market in Jiaohe, Jilin Province, media reported on Wednesday. The milk is priced at 6 yuan (around $1) for 500 grams. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2017/8/24 18:13:40

Wheel problems

Over 30,000 impounded shared bicycles from various companies fill up a lot in Jing'an district, Shanghai on Wednesday. Local authorities said the bikes were illegally parked. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2017/8/24 18:13:39

Birds of a feather

Hundreds of farmed chickens are rounded up in a village in Guanyun county, Jiangsu Province on Tuesday. The chickens are locally nicknamed “airplanes” for their unusually strong ability to fly. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2017/8/23 20:08:40

Giant panda Beibei celebrates 2-year-old birthday in US

Giant panda Beibei is seen beside its birthday cake during a celebration at Smithsonian's National Zoo in Washington D.C., the United States, Aug. 22, 2017. The zoo on Tuesday held a celebration for giant panda Beibei's two-year-old birthday, which attracted lots of visitors. (Xinhua/Yang Chenglin)
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/23 11:10:36