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Standing up for reading

Volunteers read books at Shanghai Metro Line 2's Jiangsu Road Station this morning on World Reading Day. More than 30 volunteers joined today's campaign to read or recite poems on city subways while slowing their body movements to encourage the public to spend more time with books.

Paralyzed ex-gymnast introduces baby boy

Paralyzed former gymnast Sang Lan, holding her newborn baby, meets the press in Beijing today. Sang’s family announced her delivery of a baby boy on her microblog on April 14.

Drunk elephants stagger around after eating fermented marula fruit

These comical pictures were taken after a herd of young elephants ate a fruit which is said to make large mammals drunk when eaten in huge quantities.

Mom protects 2-year-old daughter by biting off dog's ear

Mackenzie Camp who has spoken for the first time and her mother, Chelsi, right, are visited in hospital by 911 dispatcher Rhonda Barrow, left, and Officers Massey and Zavesky, who saved the little girl.


Shark fin trade from Hong Kong to China drops almost 90 per cent in one year

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Drunk elephants stagger around after eating fermented marula fruit

Drunk elephants stagger around after eating fermented marula fruit

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Expo Axis reborn as shopping center

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THE former main entrance to the World Expo site will reopen to the public today...

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180,000 replica guns seized

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Man held after cyclist killed in hit-and-run

A hit-and-run driver was detained after he ran over and killed a cyclist in Shanghai's Qinqpu District on April


Expo Axis reborn as shopping center

THE former main entrance to the World Expo site will reopen to the public today in the form of a four-story shopping

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