11 Amazing Images of an Old Teahouse in Chengdu


One of the oldest tea house of Sichuan is located in Pengzhen, 30 kilometers far from Chengdu.

Paris climate target to cost Asia $300 billion a year, but will help save lies - research

People take photos near the Singapore Flyer observatory wheel shrouded by haze August 26, 2016. REUTERS/Edgar Su TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY - RTX2N6PN

JAKARTA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Developing economies in Asia will have to spend $300 billion a year until 2050 to meet targets set by the Paris climate deal, but can expect to save thousands of lives and avoid worsening poverty if they shift to low-carbon growth, research showed on Tuesday.

14 Beautiful Images of the Daming Palace, the Palace of Great Brilliance


The Palace of Great Brilliance, the Daming Palace, in Xi'an, Shaanxi, served as the royal residence of the Tang emperors for more than two centuries.

World's Largest Radio Telescope put into use


Five-hundred-meter Aperture Spherical Telescope (FAST), nicknamed Tianyan (Eye of Heaven) is the world's largest radio telescope, measuring 500 meters in diameter. FAST was completed and put into use on Sunday.

Meet The Anbot, China's new security robot

The Anbot
The design of the Anbot resembles the Doctor Who's Dalecks

The Anbot is a Chinese security robot developed by the National Defense University. It was unveiled at the Chongqing Hi-Tech Fair on April 2016.

U.N. agency snubs Taiwan, recognising Beijing's 'One China'

Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen speaks during an interview in Luque, Paraguay, June 28, 2016. REUTERS/Jorge Adorno

MONTREAL/TAIPEI (Reuters) - A U.N. aviation agency has snubbed Taiwan by not inviting it to its assembly in Canada, the latest sign of pressure China is bringing to bear on the new independence-leaning government of an island it views as a renegade province.

20 rare images of the last tattooed women of China

During the celebrations of the Derung New Year, which is celebrated in the month of December of the lunar calendar, diverse animal sacrifices are celebrated to make an offering to the sky

In the depth of the rain forest of the southwest China, along the border with Myanmar, there is a quite mysterious ethnic minority group, the Derung people (Derung, Dulong, 独龙族).

Taiwan asks Google to blur images showing new South China Sea facilitites

An aerial photo taken though a glass window of a Taiwanese military plane shows the view of Itu Aba, which the Taiwanese call Taiping, at the South China Sea, March 23, 2016. REUTERS/Ministry of Foreign Affairs/Handout via Reuters/File Photo

(Reuters) - Taiwan's defence ministry said it is asking Google to blur satellite images showing what experts say appear to be new military installations on Itu Aba, Taipei's sole holding in the hotly disputed South China Sea.

Chinese movies at Toronto Film Festival 2016


The Toronto International Film Festival [TIFF] is one of the largest publicly attended film festivals in the world, attracting over 480,000 people annually.

Old Stone


A hard-working cab driver in a bustling Chinese metropolis is plunged into a bureaucratic nightmare when he takes an injured man to the hospital.