Fidel Castro thanked Cubans for their best wishes on his 90th birthday and criticized US President Barack Obama in a lengthy letter published by state media.
Silver medalist He Zi of China (R) receives a marriage proposal from teammate Qin Kai after the medal ceremony of the women's 3 meter springboard at the Rio Olympics on Sunday. Qin won the men's 3 meter synchronized 3m springboard on August 10.
Ji Zhenshan, a folk artist from Chiping county in Liaocheng, East China's Shandong province, pyrographs the portraits of China's Rio Olympics champions and athletes on Egg gourd.
Bolt proves he's the king of men's sprint once again
Michael Phelps of the United States won the Olympic 200 meters individual medley on Thursday to capture the 22nd gold medal of his career and become the first swimmer to win the same event at four consecutive Games.
China's Ma Long overwhelmed his teammate and defending champion Zhang Jike with a 4-0 win to seize gold in the men's table tennis singles final on Thursday, with Japan's Jun Mizutani claiming the bronze.
The "black pottery" is made from unique clay found in Yingjing county of Sichuan province, and the art of making this pottery was included in the list of national intangible cultural heritage items in 2008.
Gymnast perform during an "underwater Olympics" at Haichang Polar Ocean World in Tianjin, Aug 8, 2016. Torch relay, gymnastics, and judo were performed underwater.
Wang Zhenbei, an inheritor of Songshan wood carving, works on an artwork at his workshop in Zhenzhou, capital of Central China's Henan province, July 31, 2016.
A Disney-backed film on pandas, monkeys and snow leopards in China will hit theaters soon, Wang Kaihao reports. It is like Zootopia－but real.
As China continues to witness more tourists heading abroad, visa applications to favorite destinations are increasing. According to leading online travel agency Ctrip, Thailand recorded most visa applications in the first half of the year.
China's Ding Ning beat teammate Li Xiaoxia 4-3 to win women's table tennis singles gold medal at Rio De Janeiro in Brazil on August 10, 2016. Li won silver metal of the match.