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Creating a splash like their Olympic heroes

[2016-08-11 07:48]

Children attend a swimming training session at Hangzhou Chen Jinglun Sport School Natatorium, where Olympic swimmers Sun Yang and Fu Yuanhui also trained, in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, China, August 10, 2016.

Breathtaking wedding ceremony in the air

[2016-08-10 07:49]

Zhou Wenlong and his bride, Jiang Huizhu, celebrate Qixi Festival, or Chinese Valentine's Day, 180 meters in the air at a scenic zone in Pingjiang, Hunan province, on Tuesday.

Beijing's museum brings spirit of craftsmen alive

[2016-08-10 11:13]

The exhibition titled "The Great Spirit of the Craftsman" featuring eight superb crafts of Beijing opens at the Capital Museum on Tuesday and will run through November 9.

Phelps adds Olympic gold medal haul to historic 21

[2016-08-10 09:57]

Michael Phelps seized the 20th Olympic gold medal of a swimming career that keeps on giving with a 200 metres butterfly triumph on Tuesday that avenged his stinging 2012 defeat to South African Chad Le Clos.

Lin Yue and Chen Aisen win Olympic gold medal

[2016-08-09 05:33]

Lin Yue and Chen Aisen secured China's second diving gold medal at the Rio Olympics on Monday by winning the men's synchronized 10m platform.

Artist creates mini-mes for loving couples at Qixi festival

[2016-08-09 11:11]

Sun Jingchang is a dough figurine artist who can make dough figurines that have the same features as his clients. At this year's Qixi festival, known as Chinese Valentine's Day, his works have attracted many young people.

Skyscraper demolished outside ancient city

[2016-08-09 10:03]

A 90-meter-high building adjacent to an ancient city is demolished in Datong, North China's Shanxi province, on Aug 8, 2016.

Chinese Valentine: Love conquers everything

[2016-08-09 10:37]

Editor's note: As today marks Chinese Valentine's Day Qixi, which annually falls on the seventh day of the seventh month on the lunar calendar, we share some touching photos to show how love can beat age, illness and hardship.

Ace swimmers make record-breaking splash in Rio

[2016-08-08 13:58]

The smiles or tears on the faces of these swimmers will be remembered and shared by the whole world as they smash world records of the swimming competitions at Rio Olympics.

Chinese weightlifter Long smashes world record

[2016-08-08 08:10]

Long Qingquan of China wins the men's 56kg category of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games Weightlifting events.

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