Mon, 06 Dec 2021

Xinhua Photos of the Day (Nov. 28)

28 Nov 2020, 16:51 GMT+10

BEIJING, Nov. 28 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from Xinhua.

Photo shows the exterior of the No.5 nuclear power unit in the city of Fuqing, southeast China's Fujian Province, Nov. 26, 2020. China's first nuclear power unit using Hualong One technology, a domestically developed third-generation reactor design, was connected to the grid at 0:41 a.m. Friday and started to generate electricity, according to the China National Nuclear Corporation. (Xinhua)

A worker labors 1,840 meters below ground under the Qinling Mountains in northwest China's Shaanxi Province, Nov. 19, 2020. With the temperature of over 40 degrees Celsius and 90 percent in relative humidity, workers labor in a tunnel of a water diversion project under the Qinling Mountains. Upon completion, water from the Hanjiang River, a major tributary of the Yangtze River, will flow through the 9,830-meter-long tunnel to the Weihe River, a tributary of the Yellow River, to ease water supply strains in central Shaanxi. (Xinhua/Liu Xiao)

Aerial photo taken on Nov. 27, 2020 shows the winter scenery of a metasequoia forest in Huaian, east China's Jiangsu Province. (Photo by Wan Zhen/Xinhua)

Students take part in a roller skating training session at a primary school in Tangshan, north China's Hebei Province, Nov. 27, 2020. (Photo by Liu Mancang/Xinhua)

A visitor takes photos of an exhibit during a mineral-themed exhibition at Nanjing Museum in Nanjing, east China's Jiangsu Province, Nov. 27, 2020. (Photo by Su Yang/Xinhua)

An exhibitor sells goods at the "Belt and Road" exhibition area of the 17th China-ASEAN Expo at Nanning International Convention and Exhibition Center in Nanning, south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, Nov. 27, 2020. The expo kicked off on Friday, highlighting booming digital economy cooperation and the implementation of a recently signed major trade pact. (Xinhua/Zhang Ailin)

People do shopping for Black Friday sales at Saks Fifth Avenue in New York, the United States, Nov. 27, 2020. Black Friday, one of the most anticipated days by consumers, shifted its consumption patterns due to the COVID-19 pandemic this year. More shoppers have opted for online sales, and in-store shoppers tend to buy things much faster than before. (Xinhua/Wang Ying)

People attend the funeral of former Sudanese Prime Minister and the leader of the National Umma Party (NUP) Sadiq al-Mahdi in Khartoum, Sudan, Nov. 27, 2020. Earlier on Thursday, the NUP announced in a statement that al-Mahdi died from the novel coronavirus. (Photo by Mohamed Khidir/Xinhua)

Palestinian protesters run to take cover from tear gas canisters fired by Israeli soldiers and members of Israeli border police following a protest against the expansion of Jewish settlements in the West Bank village of Beit Dajan, east of Nablus, Nov. 27, 2020. (Photo by Ayman Nobani/Xinhua)

Photo taken on Nov. 9, 2020 shows a model wearing a face shield prepares backstage before presenting a creation of the late designer Barli Asmara during a recording of the Jakarta Fashion Week 2021 virtual show in Jakarta, Indonesia. The Jakarta Fashion Week 2021 has been recorded without audience amid the COVID-19 outbreak, and would be presented virtually via the official website and a number of social media from Nov. 26 to Nov. 29, 2020. (Xinhua/Agung Kuncahya B.)

A firefighter drinks water on the site of a fire engulfing a residential area where 200 families were left homeless in Manila, the Philippines, Nov. 27, 2020. (Xinhua/Rouelle Umali)

Flowers and candles are placed to mourn the death of football legend Diego Maradona at the Argentine embassy in Beijing, capital of China, Nov. 27, 2020. Argentine football icon Diego Maradona died at the age of 60 on Wednesday of a heart attack. (Xinhua/Peng Ziyang)

Wang Chuqin of China competes during the men's singles quarterfinals against Hugo Calderano of Brazil at World Table Tennis (WTT) Macao 2020 Tournament in Macao, south China, Nov. 27, 2020. (Xinhua/Cheong Kam Ka)■

More Beijing News

Access More

Sign up for Beijing News

a daily newsletter full of things to discuss over drinks.and the great thing is that it's on the house!