CHINA EUROPE AFRICA ASIA
Home / Photos

In photos: Typhoon Fitow aftermath

[2013-10-09 10:13]

Typhoon Fitow has affected the lives of 4.56 million people in East China's Zhejiang and Fujian provinces, the State Flood Control and Drought Relief Headquarters said on Monday.

Higgs and Englert win physics Nobel prize

[2013-10-09 03:15]

Britain's Peter Higgs and Francois Englert of Belgium won the Nobel Prize for physics on Tuesday for predicting the existence of the Higgs boson particle that explains how elementary matter attained the mass to form stars and planets.

Japan-US military drill raises tension

[2013-10-09 00:43]

As a scheduled annual event since 1981, joint drills between Japan's Self-Defense Forces and US Marines are slated to be the center of attention.

Post office for Liaoning carrier opens

[2013-10-08 23:15]

The first post office to serve China's aircraft carrier, the Liaoning, has been opened in Qingdao.

In Bali, they relax in local fashions

[2013-10-08 23:11]

After falling out of favor during the global economic turmoil, Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation's propensity for dressing up its leaders in "silly shirts" returned with gusto on Monday as Indonesia's guitar-strumming president led a stylish parade of Balinese design.

Chasing the dragons

[2013-10-08 00:47]

He is a farmer who has tilled the soil in several countries from his native Malaysia to Indonesia, Papua New Guinea, and now, China. The humble man of the land talks to Li Yang in Qinzhou, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region.

Firming friendships

[2013-10-08 00:22]

Peng Liyuan of China, wife of Chinese President Xi Jinping, holds hands with Rosmah Mansor of Malaysia, wife of Prime Minister Najib Razak, and Ani Yudhoyono, the Indonesian president’s wife, during their visit to the Bali Safari and Marine Park in Gianyar, on the Indonesian resort island of Bali on Monday.

A smog-filled Beijing targets polluting cars

[2013-10-08 00:12]

Welcome to Beijing. The slogan used to greet visitors during the 2008 Olympics lost some of its luster if you traveled to the capital in the last few days of the National Day holiday.

Animal welfare to be added in training

[2013-10-08 00:05]

The Ministry of Education has included the topic of animal welfare in the curriculums of veterinary medicine courses this school year, reflecting the country's rising concern for animals, an expert said.

New couples take wedding photos during holiday

[2013-10-07 08:42]

Many couples went to scenic spots for taking wedding pictures, which promoted the economy of service industry during the National Day Vacation.

Boehner: US on path to default if Obama won't negotiate

[2013-10-07 04:05]

Republican House Speaker John Boehner vowed on Sunday not to raise the US debt ceiling without a "serious conversation" about what is driving the debt, while Democrats said it was irresponsible and reckless to raise the possibility of a US default.

Disney's new heights

[2013-10-07 00:41]

Shanghai resort will be Disney’s most technologically advanced, Wang Zhuoqiong reports.

Most Popular
Hot Topics
The Week in Photos