In this Week in Photos, a rainstorm in Shenzhen causes 11 fatalities; students in Shanghai take selfies with the first-ever image of a black hole; and Pikachu electrifies a Beijing crowd.
Students from the Chinese Academy of Sciences take selfies with the first-ever image of a black hole while attending a press conference in Shanghai, April 10, 2019. Jiang Xiaowei/IC
Visitors play with Pikachu during the 9th Beijing International Film Festival in Beijing, April 13, 2019. Song Fan/IC
A woman in traditional Han clothing waves her arms on a windy day in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, April 9, 2019. Yang Chaobo/Zhejiang Daily Press Group/IC
Firefighters search for survivors after a flood in Shenzhen, Guangdong province, April 12, 2019. Gu Wei/Southern Metropolis Daily
An elderly fan raises a sign in support of one of her team’s stars during a CBA match in Shenyang, Liaoning province, April 9, 2019. Pan Yulong/Xinhua
A tourist snaps a shot of a young girl trying to pick tea leaves in Wuyishan, Fujian province, April 9, 2019. Song Weiwei/Xinhua
Parents wait for the school bus to drop their children off in Hinggan League, Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, April 12, 2019. Cui Nan for Sixth Tone