CHINA EUROPE AFRICA ASIA
Home / Photos

Hangzhou: Paradise for connoisseurs of tea

[2016-09-02 07:00]

Whenever somebody talks about Hangzhou's tea, Longjing tea is the first name that springs to mind. But Longjing is not the only tea that Hangzhou produces. Many counties also have their own brands.

Top 10 trends in China's internet development

[2016-09-02 07:15]

The number of Chinese using internet rose to 710 million as of June, accounting for 51.7 percent of the country's total population, exceeding the global average by 3.1 percent.

Childhood captured in raw, emotive black and white

[2016-09-02 07:46]

This beautifully evocative series celebrates the potential for childhood without digital distractions. Pennsylvania, US-based award-winning fine art grapher and mother Christine Kapuschinsky Johnson specializes in raw, emotive pictures in black and white. She wants to show that a child's best memories are those away from electronic screens and keyboards.

Korean ethnic dance drama shines in Beijing

[2016-09-01 09:35]

Korean ethnic dancers performed their traditional dance drama A Li Lang Hua during the Fifth Minorities Art Festival in August in Beijing. The drama was put on stage again in Changchun, Jilin province on Aug 16.

Children explore science and technology at museum

[2016-09-01 11:23]

Children experience new technologies at Foshan Science Museum in Foshan, South China's Guangdong province, August 29, 2016.

Children wearing Hanfu attend writing ceremony

[2016-09-01 08:48]

Two children arrange hat and clothes of each other at the first writing ceremony in Zhixing Elementary School in Qiaoxi District under Xingtai, North China's Hebei province, Aug. 31, 2016.

73rd Venice Film Festival opens in Italy

[2016-09-01 11:02]

Actress Zhao Wei, member of Venezia 73 International Jury, poses for photographers during a photocall at the 73rd Venice Film Festival in Venice, Italy August 31, 2016.

'World's most dangerous village' draws visitors

[2016-08-31 10:36]

Dubbed "the world's most dangerous village", Guoliang, at an altitude of 1,700 meters, is perched at the top of mountains and steep cliffs in Central China's Henan province.

Chinese female pilots fly fighter-bomber JH-7

[2016-08-31 06:52]

A female pilot with the Chinese air force flies the Chinese-made JH-7 fighter-bomber in Northern China on August 26, 2016. The two-seat, twin-engine, all-weather JH-7 is also known as the FBC-1 Flying Leopard.

African trainees learn lion dance in NE China's Dalian

[2016-08-31 07:48]

Li Mingxu, an inheritor of Jinzhou Lion Dance, teaches an African trainee the essentials of lion dance performance during a training session in Dalian, Northeast China's Liaoning province, Aug 28, 2016.

Left-behind children back to hometown after spending summer with family

[2016-08-31 07:52]

As the summer vacation comes to an end, many schoolchildren who are left behind by their migrant parents are on their way back to hometowns before the new semester starts on Sept 1, 2016. The children were brought by their parents in late June or early July from hometowns to the big cities where they are working to spend the vacation as part of family reunion.

Top 10 wealthiest countries in the world

[2016-08-30 06:44]

The United States is the wealthiest country in the world, with a total wealth of $48.9 trillion as of June, according to a report released by research company New World Wealth on August 23.

Most Popular
Hot Topics
The Week in Photos