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Sanders supporters boo as urged to elect Clinton

Bernie Sanders on Monday urged his supporters to back Democratic rival Hillary Clinton in her White House bid, drawing jeers and shouts of "We want Bernie" in a show of discord as the party kicked off its national convention.

Trump speech hits China on economic issues

"We are going to enforce all trade violations, including through the use of taxes and tariffs, against any country that cheats," Trump said in the speech, which made its way through various media outlets on Thursday afternoon.

Cooling off in pool to escape heat

Visitors throng to a swimming pool of a water park in Southwest China's Chongqing municipality to escape heat on Sunday.

G20 should support a new tax system for growth: China finance minister

G20 should play a leading role in improving the international tax governance and support the development of a new international tax system, China's Finance Minister Lou Jiwei said.

Daughter gifts Jay Chou album

Mandarin pop's big star shows his fans a different side of his music.

Rio Olympic Village opens its gate

The brand new complex of residential towers are where nearly 11,000 athletes and some 6,000 coaches and other handlers will sleep, eat and train during the upcoming games, that will kickoff on Aug 5.

The world in photos: July 18-25

Here, we present some of the most striking images from major stories around the world in the past week.

Artist's Noah's Garden blurs reality and perception

Standing inside artist Deng Guoyuan's installation of Noah's Garden in Beijing, visitors find countless "themselves" reflected in mirrors from all directions, making it difficult to know which image is real and which isn't.

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Between rocks in a hard place

I was on a rugged, narrow stone path carved out of a cliff face. In fact it was so narrow that before I embarked on it I had to make sure no one was coming the other way because even two slim people would barely have been able to pass each other.

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Ancient cures for a new nation

A visit to a Chinese acupuncturist has opened a whole new world of medicine for Issa Justin, a young South Sudanese man who is both a patient and medical student in Juba, capital of the world's newest nation.

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