• Holi festival celebrated in Sri Lanka

    COLOMBO, March 12 — The Indian community in Sri Lanka celebrated the Holi festival at the Mount Lavinia Hotel beach, just outside Colombo on Saturday. Holi, a festive day filled with color, is popular in India and marks the end of winter and the abundance of the upcoming spring harvest season. Participants...
  • Autumn scenery of Zhangye National Wetland Park in NW China

    Aerial photo taken on Oct. 30, 2017 shows the autumn scenery of Zhangye National Wetland Park in Zhangye, northwest China’s Gansu Province. (Xinhua/Wang Jiang) Tourists visit Zhangye National Wetland Park in Zhangye, northwest China’s Gansu Province, Oct. 30, 2017. (Xinhua/Wang Jiang) Aerial photo taken on Oct. 30, 2017 shows...
  • Scenery of ginkgo trees at Yuanmingyuan Park in Beijing

    A woman poses for photos under ginkgo trees at Yuanmingyuan Park in Beijing, capital of China, Oct. 31, 2017. (Xinhua/Luo Xiaoguang)    Tourists enjoy themselves under ginkgo trees at Yuanmingyuan Park in Beijing, capital of China, Oct. 31, 2017. (Xinhua/Luo Xiaoguang) Tourists enjoy themselves under ginkgo trees at Yuanmingyuan...
  • Federer wins eighth Wimbledon title

    Roger Federer of Switzerland holds up the trophy after he won the men’s singles final match with Marin Cilic of Croatia at the Wimbledon Championships 2017 at Wimbledon, London, Britain on July 16, 2017. (Xinhua/Jin Yu) LONDON, July 16 (Xinhua) — Roger Federer defeated seventh seed Marin Cilic in...
  • China Focus: Main structure of world’s longest sea bridge finished

    Photo taken on July 5, 2017 shows the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge under construction. The main structure of world’s longest cross-sea bridge linking Hong Kong, Zhuhai, and Macao was finished on July 7, 2017. The main structure measures 29.6 kilometers, consisting of a 22.9-km bridge section and 6.7-km underground tunnel....
  • Aircraft carrier “Liaoning” sails near Lamma Island in HK

    Chinese aircraft carrier “Liaoning” sails near the Lamma Island in Hong Kong, south China, July 7, 2017. (Xinhua/Wang Shen) Chinese aircraft carrier “Liaoning” sails near the Lamma Island in Hong Kong, south China, July 7, 2017. (Xinhua/Wang Shen)...
  • Children learn traditional intangible cultural heritages in E China

    Children make blue dyeing flags during a campaign to learn traditional intangible cultural heritages in Wuxi, east China’s Jiangsu Province, July 5, 2017. (Xinhua/Sheng Guoping) Children paint on oiled paper umbrellas during a campaign to learn traditional intangible cultural heritages in Wuxi, east China’s Jiangsu Province, July 5, 2017....
  • In pics: closing ceremony of the FIFA Confederations Cup

    Photo taken on July 2, 2017 shows the closing ceremony of the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 in St. Petersburg, Russia. (Xinhua/Wu Zhuang) Photo taken on July 2, 2017 shows the closing ceremony of the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 in St. Petersburg, Russia. (Xinhua/Wu Zhuang) Photo taken on July 2, 2017...
  • USTC students celebrate graduation in east China

    Graduates pose for souvenir photo upon graduation in the University of Science and Technology of China (USTC) in Hefei, capital of east China’s Anhui Province, June 20, 2017. (Xinhua/Yang Xiaoyuan) Graduate Xue Jiahong’s granny puts on the cap for him during a graduation ceremony in the University of Science...