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Photographer braves nesting terns to capture amazing shot

A photo taken on June 23 shows a tern swooping toward wildlife photographer Roger Coan to protect its chicks, as he was taking photos on the Farne Islands, off the ...
Source: – VCG | 2018/7/13 11:53:18

Explore the only official producer of national flags in India

A photo taken on May 9, 2018, shows employees stitching together Indian national flags at the Indian National Flag Production Center in Bengeri, the southern state of Karnataka. Tulasigeri Village ...
Source: – VCG | 2018/7/12 18:16:05

Maritime milestones mark the 2018 China National Maritime Day

China National Maritime Day is observed on July 11 every year since 2005. That year marked the 600th anniversary of the ocean voyages of Zheng He, a famous navigator during ...
Source: | 2018/7/12 18:10:27

Shanghai has windy weather as Typhoon Maria hits coastal areas

Affected by Typhoon Maria's landfall in East China's Fujian Province, Shanghai is hit by windy weather on July 11. Trains going between Shanghai and East China's coastal areas have been ...
Source: | 2018/7/11 16:10:44

Buddhist ceremony held to memorialize victims of the Thai shipwreck that killed 45

The Phuket government held a Buddhist ceremony for the victims of the Thai shipwreck at Chalong Pier on Wednesday morning. Forty-five people were confirmed dead in the accident, with two ...
Source: | 2018/7/11 15:23:58

People celebrate the Mango Festival in New Delhi, India

Two girls take a photo during the Mango Festival at Dilli Haat in Janakpuri on July 7, 2018, in New Delhi, India. The three-day festival is being organized from July ...
Source: – VCG | 2018/7/10 18:45:25

The Exhibition of Archaeological Discoveries in Shandong kicks off

The Exhibition of Archaeological Discoveries in Shandong kicks off at the National Museum of China in Beijing. The exhibition has an abundance of remains from the Dawenkou culture from the ...
Source: | 2018/7/10 18:40:42

Dancing or fighting: Two great blue herons take to the air in Hungary

Two great blue herons majestically fight mid-air over a small lake in the Kiskunsag National Park, Hungary. Appearing to engage in an amazing aerial dance, the two large wading birds ...
Source: – VCG | 2018/7/9 18:05:37

Egret catches fish on the Xin'an River in Huangshan, China's Anhui

An egret snatches a fish out of the air while standing on a rock in the Xin'an River in Huangshan, East China's Anhui Province, on July 8, 2018. Photo: VCG
Source: – VCG | 2018/7/9 18:01:52

Chinese ambassador to Thailand meets Thai PM at the Phuket rescue command center

Chinese ambassador to Thailand Lü Jian met with the Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-ocha at the Phuket search and rescue command center at Chalong Bay Pier in Phuket Monday afternoon. ...
Source: | 2018/7/9 17:35:55

A glimpse of Phuket after two boats capsize, kill 42 people

Tourists continue to take cruises after two boats capsized off Phuket Island and killed 42, with 5 still missing.
Source: | 2018/7/9 14:40:49

Rescue efforts continue after boats capsized in Phuket, Thailand

A China and Thailand joint rescue team continued their search for the 14 tourists still missing after two boats capsized in a storm off the island of Phuket, southern Thailand. ...
Source: | 2018/7/8 19:58:36

Thai, Chinese rescuers continue search for missing tourists after tragic boat capsize

Rescuers from Thailand and China set out to retrieve boat capsized in Phuket on July 8. Photos: Cui Meng/GT
Source: | 2018/7/8 12:37:36

Farmers celebrate 40th anniversary of China's reform and opening-up with rice seedlings Chinese characters

A photo, taken on July 4, 2018, shows an aerial view of the colorful rice seedling Chinese characters in Gangnan Village, Hangzhou, East China's Zhejiang Province. The celebratory message says ...
Source: – VCG | 2018/7/5 17:45:19

48 skydivers form the word 'PEACE' over California

Forty-eight skydivers from all over the world spelled 'PEACE' after jumping from planes 16,500 feet above Perris, California, USA. The event took place at Skydive Perris and was organized by ...
Source: – VCG | 2018/7/5 17:42:21

Beijing's historic Central Axis seeks UNESCO World Heritage status

Beijing is preparing 14 heritage sites along the city's Central Axis, including Tiananmen Square and Temple of Heaven, by 2030 to match the application criteria for UNESCO, so as to ...
Source: | 2018/7/5 17:39:05

Stranded arctic fox on small iceberg rescued

An arctic fox found stranded on a small iceberg was rescued by three Canadian fishermen on June 25 after they took it on their boat, fed it and released it ...
Source: | 2018/7/5 15:02:11

China carries out 18 successful launch missions in first half of 2018

In the first half of 2018, China successfully carried out 18 launch missions, including the relay satellite for the Chang'e-4's lunar probe Queqiao and twin Beidou-3 navigation satellites. Every successful ...
Source: | 2018/7/4 18:31:51