Car rams Mississippi arena during Bush speechA car bumped into the building of the arena in Southhaven, Mississippi, where US President George W. Bush was making one of his four campaign speeches scheduled for Saturday.
Beijing's fifth ring road opens to trafficBeijing's fifth ring road opened to traffic Saturday. The fifth round-the-city highway is one of the large-scale infrastructure projects being prepared ahead of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games.
Poster for construction site in Hangzhou A woman passes by a construction site decorated with a large commercial poster in Hangzhou, capital of east China's Zhejiang Province, Nov. 1, 2003.
Premier Wen makes speech at annual Boao forumPremier Wen Jiabao delivers a speech at the second annual conference of Boao Forum for Asia in South China's Hainan Province November 2, 2003. Wen said that China's reform, opening-up and further economic development will surely bring more development opportunities and tangible benefits to other Asian countries.
China's space hero meets enthusiastic HK communityThe stadium in Causeway Bay became a sea of red flags and flowers as around 40,000 Hong Kong people were coming to meet China's space hero Yang Liwei.
Space hero meets enthusiastic HK community China's first astronaut Yang Liwei and Hong Kong film star Jackie Chan sing a song named "A man should strive to improve himself constantly" at the Hong Kong Stadium November 1, 2003. The stadium became a sea of red flags and flowers as 40,000 people came to meet Yang. At the invitation of the HK Special Administrative Region government, the 38 year-old astronaut arrived with the delegation of China's First Manned Space Mission Friday night.
Fireworks to mark BFA Annual ConferenceFireworks explode over the BFA Int'l Convention Center in Bo'ao, south China's Hainan Province, Nov. 1, to mark the opening of BFA Annual Conference 2003.