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Possibly the biggest family photo ever

Over 500 members of the Ren family in China got together to celebrate new year and get a humongous family photo taken.

Over 500 members of the Ren family in China got together to celebrate new year and get a humongous family photo taken.

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Chocolate sushi for your Valentine!

Nestle presents sushi-shaped KitKat chocolate in a light-hearted bid to attract more Valentine's Day shoppers

Nestle presents sushi-shaped KitKat chocolate in a light-hearted bid to attract more Valentine's Day shoppers

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No more Mr. Tough Guy - endurance race bows out after 30 years

If an 8-mile cross-country run on a muddy route wasn’t tough enough, add a lengthy and challenging obstacle course and freezing cold muddy waters in the British winter, and you have the “Tough Guy”…

If an 8-mile cross-country run on a muddy route wasn’t tough enough, add a lengthy and challenging obstacle course and freezing cold muddy waters in the British winter, and you have the “Tough Guy”…

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Anger after rat is strung up by its limbs

Images of a rat being strung-up by its limbs in China have been condemned as ‘heartbreaking’ by animal rights campaigners.

Images of a rat being strung-up by its limbs in China have been condemned as ‘heartbreaking’ by animal rights campaigners.

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Hot air balloons in Switzerland

Château-d’Oex in Switzerland is hosting its International Balloon Festival until January 29.

Château-d’Oex in Switzerland is hosting its International Balloon Festival until January 29.

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Belarus Ice Swimming

A winter swimming championship was held in Minsk, the capital of Belarus. The competition attracted participants from across Europe.

A winter swimming championship was held in Minsk, the capital of Belarus. The competition attracted participants from across Europe.

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And also... a German snowman, a frozen fox and an Irishman in the pub

Every Friday journalists from euronews’ various language teams choose a selection of stories from Europe and beyond which did not make the international…

Every Friday journalists from euronews’ various language teams choose a selection of stories from Europe and beyond which did not make the international…

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See Italy's first capsule hotel

Rooms are 4 metres square and cost 8 euros an hour - or 25 for a whole night.

Rooms are 4 metres square and cost 8 euros an hour - or 25 for a whole night.

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Thousands brush up on their calligraphy in Tokyo to start the new year

Thousands of people brushed up their calligraphy as they gathered and competed in the traditional Kaikizome (literally ‘first writings’) of the New Year on Thursday (January…

Thousands of people brushed up their calligraphy as they gathered and competed in the traditional Kaikizome (literally ‘first writings’) of the New Year on Thursday (January…

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Japan: Sushi restaurant purchases bluefin tuna for over $614,000

A popular sushi restaurant in Tokyo, Sushizanmai, purchased a 212 kilogram bluefin tuna for 72 million yen (614,016 USD) at Japan’s iconic Tsukiji fish market during its first auction of the year on T

A popular sushi restaurant in Tokyo, Sushizanmai, purchased a 212 kilogram bluefin tuna for 72 million yen (614,016 USD) at Japan’s iconic Tsukiji fish market during its first auction of the year on T

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Hundreds take New Year plunge in Dutch seaside town

Hundreds of people plunged into the icy cold North Sea as part of a New Year’s Day tradition in the Dutch seaside town of Scheveningen.

Hundreds of people plunged into the icy cold North Sea as part of a New Year’s Day tradition in the Dutch seaside town of Scheveningen.

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Los Angeles' iconic Hollywood landmark vandalised

The Hollywood sign erected on the hills overlooking Los Angeles has been vandalised as part of a New Year prank

The Hollywood sign erected on the hills overlooking Los Angeles has been vandalised as part of a New Year prank

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No Comment Review 2016 : animal antics

From the cuddly cubs and creepy crawlies to menacing monkeys, have a look at No Comments recap of all things ‘animal’ from 2016

From the cuddly cubs and creepy crawlies to menacing monkeys, have a look at No Comments recap of all things ‘animal’ from 2016

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2016: a year in memes

2016 was a year rich in events that inspired the imagination of Internet users.

2016 was a year rich in events that inspired the imagination of Internet users.

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No Comment Review 2016: Vertigo

Watch a selection of the year’s most breathtaking videos taken from the world’s tallest heights

Watch a selection of the year’s most breathtaking videos taken from the world’s tallest heights

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Mexican teen's birthday party goes viral

Little did this Mexican family know that by posting an invitation to their daughter’s coming-of-age party on Facebook, 1.

Little did this Mexican family know that by posting an invitation to their daughter’s coming-of-age party on Facebook, 1.