Slide: Dragon boats race across China

2012-06-23 14:22:56

A dragon boat race is a major part of the celebrations during the Dragon Boat Festival, which falls on the fifth day of the fifth month in the Chinese lunar calendar; and this year it falls on June 23.

Slide: Blacksmith fond of basin stunt show

2012-06-21 17:10:45

Liu Huiren, 69, has been a blacksmith for 40 years. He has enjoyed martial arts since he was young and developed an interest in the basin stunt show last year.

Celebrity watchers at the Euro 2012

2012-06-21 14:18:01

As players fight it out for victory and fans all over the world wait for the powerhouse showdown, celebrity football fans and players' wives and girlfriends (WAGs) figure out their ways to show support for the favored and beloved ones.

England, France complete heavyweight last eight

2012-06-20 10:45:27

England and France took the last places in a heavyweight final eight at Euro 2012 on Tuesday.

Tomato festival in Colombia

2012-06-11 17:00:34

Revellers play with tomato pulp during the annual "Tomatina" (tomato fight) in Sutamarchan Province in Boyaca June 10, 2012.

Lingerie Football League exhibition match

2012-06-11 14:14:12

Lingerie Football League exhibition match was held at Olympic Park in Sydney, June 9, 2012.

Battleship to become floating museum

2012-06-10 11:13:36

The battleship USS Iowa, which served the United States through victory and tragedy during six decades at sea, will dock at San Pedro to become a floating museum.

New terracotta warriors unearthed in NW China

2012-06-10 08:39:12

Terracotta warriors are unearthed in the excavation pit at the mausoleum of China's First Qin Emperor on Saturday in Shaanxi province.

Traning session of the Euro 2012

2012-06-08 11:36:49

Traning session of the Euro 2012

A glance at Electronic Entertainment Expo in LA

2012-06-07 11:24:28

E3 is the $78.5 billion videogame industry's most important yearly trade show. More than 45,000 analysts, retailers, investors and reporters are expected to attend the show.

Pottery found in Tang Dynasty tomb

2012-06-06 12:06:38

Archeologists have unearthed maid-figured potteries, holding drums, in the tomb of Mrs Wei, a general’s wife dating back to the Tang Dynasty (AD 618-907) in Luoyang city, Central China’s Henan province on June 5, 2012.

Wedding dress show in Albania

2012-06-06 10:09:03

Models present a wedding creation by Geraldina Sposa during a fashion show in Tirana June 5, 2012.