As the Chinese get rich, many have moved from spree-buying luxury goods to paying more attention to their health, and they are willing to spend big on health preservation.
Equestrians of China Equestrian Association ride horses to their offices on Friday in Beijing to promote a more environmentally friendly means of transportation.
A ten tonne polar bear camping out at Sydney's majestic Circular Quay isn't likely to survive for more than a day or two.
Dallas Mavericks head coach Rick Carlisle praised German giant Dirk Nowitzki for playing through the pain barrier.
A partial solar eclipse is seen in Changchun, the capital of Northeast China’s Jilin province, June 2, 2011. The phenomenon, which sees the moon pass in front of the sun and partially block it as seen from earth, began at 3:25 am on Thursday.
The house, made of packing materials, covers an area of six square meters and can be assembled within one hour. The house costs about 2,000 yuan ($309).
Dwarf bullfighter Osvaldo Hernandez from Los Enanitos Toreros (Dwarf Bullfighters) performs a pass to a calf in Cancun May 29, 2011.
Chinese artist Ju Duoqi produces a sculpture made entirely of Chinese cabbage in Beijing in this photo released on June 2, 2011.Ju calls her project "The Fantasies of Chinese Cabbage."
Against a backdrop of blue skies and ancient architectural splendor, Italian President Giorgio Napolitano presided over an 80-minute parade on Thursday marking the 150th anniversary of the nation's unification.
China's tennis legend Li Na made history again at the French Open, beating Maria Sharapova of Russia 6-4, 7-5 here on Thursday to roar into the women's singles final.
The Slovenian Logar family has adopted the three-and-half-month-old bear cub that strolled into their yard about 30 days ago. Although the family would like to prepare a fenced enclosure for it, veterinary authorities would prefer to move it into a shelter for wild animals.
European aircraft maker Airbus on Wednesday delivered to a Chinese carrier an A320 Family aircraft assembled in China.