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Chinese long jumpers leap to history

[2015-08-26 10:19]

Chinese teenager Wang Jianan pulled off China's first ever world long jump medal at Beijing athletics world championships on Tuesday.

Female honor guards train for military parade debut

[2015-08-26 07:37]

It is the first time China's female guards of honor will attend a military parade. The guards are all soldiers from Bethune Military Medical College in Shijiazhuang in Hebei province.

Top 10 richest universities in China

[2015-08-26 07:11]

Four - Tsinghua University, Zhejiang University, Peking University and Shanghai Jiao Tong University - have annual accounts worth more than 10 billion yuan ($1.6 billion).

The looks of despair in Chinese stock market

[2015-08-25 14:34]

Stock market rout dealt a crippling blow to the emerging middle class in China. Since the start of market plunge after it hit peak in mid June, Chinese investors have suffered a loss of 6.8 trillion yuan ($1.1 trillion).

Goodbyes and tears as left-behind children head home

[2015-08-26 09:31]

A girl bids goodbye to her family before boarding a train in Weihai, East China's Shandong province, on Tuesday. Like her, many children whose parents work in cities began their journey back home after spending summer vacation with their parents.

Bull crushes bear in stock market statue

[2015-08-25 13:07]

In today's trending, a wishful stock market statue receives offerings, woman downs entire bottle of XO and is barred from her plane, Chongqing unveils Asia’s largest glass platform, and Shanghai's typhoon forces stewardesses to 'catwalk'.

Top 10 emerging cities on the Chinese mainland

[2015-08-25 07:30]

The Economist Intelligence Unit indentified the top emerging cities on Chinese mainland based on such measures as population, income, infrastructure and economic activities.

Jamaican Fraser-Pryce again becomes world champion

[2015-08-25 09:26]

Jamaican runner Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce on Monday again became the world's fastest women by winning the 100-meter race at IAAF Beijing 2015.

Glowing in the night

[2015-08-25 07:13]

Tourists in clothing decorated with LED lights board inflatable boats on Sunday at a park in Changsha, Hunan province, to drift in a river at night.

Mechanical horse dragon Long Ma performs in France

[2015-08-24 14:42]

People gather around the mechanical Horse Dragon Long Ma during its performance in Nantes, France, on Aug 22, 2015.

Giant panda Bao Bao celebrates two-year birthday

[2015-08-24 02:30]

Giant panda Bao Bao celebrates her two-year birthday at the Smithsonian's National Zoo in Washington on Sunday morning amid a large crowd of fans.

Across America over the week (Aug 14 - Aug 20)

[2015-08-22 02:54]

Across America over the week (Aug 14 - Aug 20)

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