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A worker takes samples for quality of molten iron outside a furnace at the Zhong Tian (Zenith) Steel Group Corporation in Changzhou, Jiangsu province, China
A vendor eats her meal near busts of late Chinese leader Mao Zedong for sale at a curio market in Beijing, China today.
Chinese sculptor Tian Yongjun works on a Mao Zedong sculpture outside his workshop in Shaoshan, China
Sichuan Opera actors from the Jinyuan Opera Company perform for villagers at the Dongyue Temple in Cangshan, Sichuan province, China. Sichuan opera is a vibrant, centuries-old tradition that showcases the joys and challenges of daily life in rural China with tales of love, tradition, and family honour
A boy rides a robot style vehicle outside a shopping mall in Daqing, Heilongjiang province
Visitors look at a Boyue SUV by Chinese automaker Geely at the Beijing International Automotive Exhibition in Beijing
Yoga enthusiasts perform at a tea garden in Enshi Tujia and Miao Autonomous Prefecture, Hubei Province of China
Students perform Wu Qin Xi, a type of qigong, during a competition in Bozhou, China
A Chinese, wearing a mask, passes by a sculpture during a smoggy day in Beijing city
Aerial view of the flower fields in Marco Polo Flower World in Yangzhou, China. The Marco Polo Flower World included seven themed sessions with various kinds of flowers
A general view over construction works on the Hong Kong Zhuhai Macau bridge on Lantau island in Hong Kong, China. The construction project consists of a series of bridges and tunnels crossing part of the Pearl River Estuary that will connect Hong Kong, Macau and Zhuhai in mainland China
A farmer walks through rice fields in Qiantang village of Suichuan county, Jiangxi Province, China
A man rides an escalator in front of high rise buildings in the financial district Lujiazui in Shanghai
People walk during a polluted day in Shenyang
Delivery men attend a training session in Shanghai, China, on Wednesday
Freddy Nock of Switzerland walks on tightrope during a competition in Wulong county, Chongqing, China today.