Best of News

Keywords

National Model Worker and NPC delegate for 55 years, Shen Jilan from... News PhotoAll People,Arrival,Beijing,Congress,Event,Government,Horizontal,National People's Congress,Opening Event,Political Party,Politics,VotingPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPNational Model Worker and NPC delegate for 55 years, Shen Jilan (R) from Shanxi Province, who is famous for voting 'yes' and supporting the party on every NPC proposal, arrives for the opening session of the National People's Congress (NPC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on March 5, 2013. Thousands of delegates from across China were meeting this week to seal a power transfer to new leaders whose first months running the Communist Party have pumped up expectations with a deluge of propaganda. AFP PHOTO/Mark RALSTON (Photo credit should read MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)