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Photos: Recess is far from free play for these Chinese students

From calisthenics to eye exercises, group exercises during recess have been a regular part of Chinese school curriculums. But in recent years, schools have been replacing sit-ups and knee bends ...
Source: | 2017/11/21 17:42:19

Bird's-eye views of flamingos flocking over salt lakes in Kenya, Tanzania

The following are some breathtaking aerial photos of a huge swarm of flamingos flying over salt lakes in Kenya and Tanzania.
Source: | 2017/11/21 17:40:02

Enlightened visit to Prague's Strahov Monastery

Built in 1143, Prague's Strahov Monastery is one of the Czech Republic's most celebrated treasures. Founded by a Premonstratensian order of the Catholic Church, the monastery is most known for ...
Source: | 2017/11/21 17:34:40

Hidden jewel on the hill: Prague's Vyšehrad

If Prague is known as the “City of a Hundred Spires,” then Vyšehrad holds some of the city's oldest.
Source: | 2017/11/21 17:22:34

Queen Elizabeth II, Prince Philip go platinum, celebrate 70th anniversary

November 20 marks the platinum wedding anniversary of the UK's Queen Elizabeth II and her husband Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. This series of photos highlights some of the happier ...
Source: | 2017/11/21 16:58:06

Please don't eat me!

The expression on this fish's face says it all as it heads down the hatch of a hungry egret at Fort DeSoto Park in St Petersburg, Florida, US.
Source: | 2017/11/21 16:53:27

'Sanctuary Asia' announces Wildlife Photography Awards 2017 winners

Indian environmental news magazine 'Sanctuary Asia' recently announced the winning photos of its contest Sanctuary Wildlife Photography Awards 2017. Photographer Biplab Hazra won “Sanctuary Wildlife Photographer of the Year” with ...
Source: | 2017/11/17 15:56:19

Close look at Special Police of China

As the most elite publicly-known Special Forces unit in China, Special Police of China is under the direct leadership of the Chinese People's Armed Police Force Headquarters. Check out these ...
Source: | 2017/11/16 19:57:13

East China teacher paints amazing acrylics on tree leaves

Pictured is an acrylic painting on a tree leaf by Liu Ping, a teacher at Qingdao Experimental Primary School in Qingdao, Shandong Province on November 14, 2017.
Source: | 2017/11/15 16:47:10

Chinese enthusiasts build giant military replicas

Hobbyists across China have shown their love of all things military by building giant replicas of military equipment.
Source: | 2017/11/15 15:21:30

Hindus celebrate Kartika Pournami festival

Hindus light lamps in prayer at a temple in Hyderabad, India on November 13 during a festival to celebrate Shiva, the god of light.
Source: | 2017/11/14 16:19:17

Views of coastal Da Nang

Situated in central Vietnam, Da Nang is the country's fourth-largest city. As the host city of the 2017 APEC summit from November 6 to 11, Da Nang is famous for ...
Source: VCG - | 2017/11/11 7:25:10

A bite of Vietnam

Food is one of the best ways to get a taste for any country. The following is a mouth-watering collection of the cuisine of Vietnam. Join us to have a ...
Source: | 2017/11/9 10:27:27

Belgian royal couple arrives to severe air pollution on India visit

Indian President Ram Nath Kovind (fourth from left) with his wife Savita Kovind (fifth from left), and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi (first from left) hold a reception for visiting ...
Source: | 2017/11/8 14:09:56

Scottish red deer graze during late rutting season

The rutting season for Scottish red deer often draws to a close in early November when the stags spend the winter feeding to regain strength for the following season. These ...
Source: | 2017/11/7 17:28:46

NASA's photo surveys reveal frozen beauty of Antarctica

Over the past nine years, NASA's Operation IceBridge research aircraft have been helping scientists survey the Arctic and Antarctic regions and better understand the connections between polar ice regions and ...
Source: | 2017/11/7 17:15:38

Beautiful Laos

China's Foreign Ministry announced Friday that President Xi Jinping will pay state visits to Vietnam and Laos from November 12 to 14. Here's a peek of the beautiful scenery of ...
Source: | 2017/11/6 14:05:09

The lonely line: Life as a railway worker in remote Hebei

Yangmuzhazi is a small freight railway station on the Tangshan-Zhangjiakou line, an important line for coal transportation. Yangmuzhazi station is located in a remote mountainous region nearly 200 kilometers from ...
Source: | 2017/11/3 15:42:43