Chinese president Xi Jinping's office was revealed as he delivered 2014 New Year speech on December 31, 2013. As a video shot from CCTV news, there are three telephones sets on Xi's desk, two were red while one was white. There is a painting of the Great Wall hung over the bookshelf at his back, and four family photos on the shelf, including the ones he took with his parents and his own family.
Mo Shunhai, 59 years old, and Zhou Qunxing, a year younger, have been married for 34 years. Though Zhou is younger, she looks hoary-haired and morbid. Twenty-six years ago, she got systemic muscular atrophy. Till now, she has completely lost the capacity to take care of herself. Mo has never thought of forsaking her, but looks after her as carefully as possible. For years, he has held her hands tightly.
Recently, a candidate from Super Speaker, a renowned variety TV show, hits the Internet. She is An’ran, whose photos on Weibo are now popular for her pure and pretty appearance. She is now known as the best-looking “bald” beauty. Due to familial inheritance, she was diagnosed to be innately bald in her childhood. She has recorded for a number of hot shows, such as Extraordinary Dance, More Than Perfect, Wonderful Chinese, which build her fame among audience.
Fishing used to be a way to make a living, whereas it has become a kind of rite now. Yang Bin, who has been a fisherman for over 40 years, sees his identity change from a full-time fisherman to a part-time, the fish-catching method transformation from man-power to motor vessel then back to manpower sailing ship, the fishing period adjustment from the whole year to a month.
Chinese actors perform during the Peking Opera named "The Monkey King Making Havoc in Heaven" inside the Cultural Center of the Philippines in Pasay City, the Philippines, on May 19, 2018. The theatre play is organized by the National Commission for Culture and the Arts and the Cultural Center of the Philippines, in cooperation with China's Ministry of Culture and Tourism and Chinese Embassy in the Philippines. (Xinhua/Rouelle Umali)
Miss Philippines Earth 2017 Karen Ibasco (R) places the crown on Miss Philippines Earth 2018 Celeste Cortesi during the Miss Earth Philippines 2018 coronation night in Pasay City, the Philippines, May 19, 2018. A total of 42 candidates vied for the crown that will represent the country in the Miss Earth 2018 beauty pageant.
Photo taken on May 18, 2018 shows ancient stilt houses in Pengjiazhai, Xuan'en County, central China's Hubei Province. The county set up a museum on the theme of Tujia ethnic culture, which includes ancient Tujia villages of Pengjiazhai, Shimaozhai and Wangjiazhai.
Souvenirs of Britain's Prince Harry and U.S. actress Meghan Markle are on display in a shop window one day before the Royal Wedding in Windsor, Britain, on May 18, 2018. Britain's Prince Harry and U.S. actress Meghan Markle's wedding will be held on May 19 at St George's Chapel in Windsor Castle.
Giant panda Shuangxi is seen at the Tangshan Zoo in Tangshan City, north China's Hebei Province, May 16, 2018. Four giant pandas, on loan from the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding in southwest China's Sichuan Province, arrived in Cangzhou and Tangshan cities in Hebei Province recently, starting a three-year trip in these two northern cities.