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Students demonstrate new official anti-smoking gestures

[2015-05-12 11:32]

On Monday, more than 1,000 pupils at Beijing Wenhui Middle School practiced three anti-smoking gestures, which were recognized city-wide to convey that smoking is not okay in a given area. The pupils are covering their nose with their hand to signal "I am bothered by your smoke." The capital city will roll out strict anti-smoking regulations on June 1, 2015. [Photo/CFP]

Wenchuan earthquake: Seven years on

[2015-05-12 09:02]

Tuesday marks the seventh anniversary of the Wenchuan earthquake, which hit Wenchuan in southwest China's Sichuan province on May 12, 2008.

Ten photos you don't wanna miss - May 11

[2015-05-11 09:46]

360 couples who have studied or are studying in Zhejiang University held a group wedding at the campus, as part of the school's 118th anniversary celebration, on Sunday.

Man successfully flies homemade plane

[2015-05-11 11:16]

Yang Shijun prepares to fly his homemade small plane up to an altitude of 200 meters in Changchun city, Northeast China's Jilin province, May 10, 2015. Yang, 45, has conducted two test flights in the past, and has managed to fly for 2.5 hours in total. Yang named the plane after his father, Jinhai. He plans to build three two-seater planes in the future.

Beautiful images capture amazing Tibet

[2015-05-12 07:05]

Obsessed with natural landscape in Tibet, China Photographers' Association member Liu Dongsheng has been there twice to capture the breathtaking scenery of the place.

Russian daredevils scale Ping An building

[2015-05-11 11:46]

In today's trending, two Russians film themselves on China's tallest building, an incredible straw dragon, a patient prepares to demand compensation even before surgery, and men experience labor pains for Mother's Day.

Super fit mother works out with her three children

[2015-05-10 06:00]

Australian mother Kimberley Welman's quirky exercises have gone viral since she started using a push chair as a gym prop and her three children as weights.

Fireworks explode across Russia to celebrate Victory Day

[2015-05-10 12:29]

Russia marks the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II in Europe on Saturday.

Mother's Day marked across China

[2015-05-10 16:05]

Chinese mothers receive love, joy and happiness from their children or companions around Mother's Day. It is thoughtful to express love to mothers on a special day, but it is more important to do so every day. What a mother wants most is for those she loves to be "by her side".

Prince Harry receives Maori greetings in New Zealand

[2015-05-09 18:10]

Britain's Prince Harry receives a hongi (traditional Maori greeting) from Maori elder Lewis Moeahu during his official welcome at the Government House in Wellington, May 9, 2015. Harry is starting a week-long tour of New Zealand.

In photos: Russia holds V-Day parade

[2015-05-09 16:24]

In photos: Russia holds V-Day parade.

Huizhou, home to Huizhou Culture

[2015-05-10 04:50]

The Huizhou Culture refers to a civilization that originated in southern Anhui and centered on the ancient Huizhou Prefecture.

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