A priest, 84, was killed with a knife and another hostage seriously wounded on Tuesday in an attack on a church in France carried out by assailants linked to IS.
Democrats divided over the future of their party agreed on at least one thing at their national convention in Philadelphia on Monday night: Michelle Obama was a star.
A Chinese centenarian couple dressed up to celebrate their 80 years of marriage in the East China'a Anhui province on Saturday.
China nuclear giant CGN said Monday that it had partnered with French new-energy firm Eolfi on a winning tender for a floating wind power project in France.
The twenty finalists of Miss Hong Kong 2016, an annual beauty pageant that has introduced Chinese mega-stars like Maggie Cheung and Michelle Reis to the world, were released yesterday.
Australia's Olympic delegation chief has praised efforts to fix problems at the Rio 2016 athletes' village and said the team would likely check into the complex on Wednesday.
A knife-wielding man broke into a facility for the disabled in a small town near Tokyo early on Tuesday and killed 19 patients as they slept.
Hong Kong businessman George Wong is holding a show in Beijing of works covering four phases of Italian art.
Summer is the best season to enjoy the scenes of lotus flowers, and their refreshing fragrance can bring a sense of coolness to the hot summer days.
UK has begun discussing with China ways to reach a free trade deal with the world's second-largest economy, British Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond said.
China's commitment to building green generating capacity is real but it needs the support of technologically mature economies to make sure that it invests in the right projects and that the most advanced solutions are rolled out, a leading UK industrial expert says.