Friday, 26 May 2017

News in Pictures

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Female Kashmiri students lead protests

SRINAGAR: A 17-year-old was reportedly shot dead by security forces on April 15 in Indian-administered Kashmir while at least 50 college students were wounded by police officers who fired pellets and tear gas. Video showing Indian soldiers using physical abuse sparked anger leading to violent clashes between police and protesting students outside ...

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Paris attack claimed by IS

Bystanders being searched. French authorities said the police shot the gunman dead as he tried to flee. People in the area walked toward police officers. The gunman jumped out of a car and opened fire on a police vehicle, officials said. The police swarmed the area around the Champs-Élysées after ...

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Picture of the week

A rhino charges a forestry and technical team after being released as part of a relocation project in Chitwan National Park, Nepal

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Photo of the day

Gaetan Richard, founder of the Miam Factory 3D printing chocolate company, displays a chocolate beer bottle after being printed at Belgian chocolate company Miam Factory in Gembloux, Belgium, April 10, 2017.

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Picture of the day

The 2014 Nobel Peace Prize laureate is presented with honorary Canadian citizenship by Trudeau in the Library of Parliament. She also received a Canadian flag previously flown on the Peace Tower as she became only the sixth person to be granted honorary citizenship. Former prime minister Stephen Harper announced the honour in 2014, ...

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Picture of the day

Mumbai: Girls display painting of former Indian spy – naval officer Kulbhushan Jadhav, who has been sentenced to death by a Pakistani military court on charges of espionage

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Picture of the day

A zoo employee holds one of two six-week-old baby tigers before it gets vaccinated for the first time at a Zoo in Leipzig, Germany.

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Thousands bid farewell to murdered PC

The funeral of PC Keith Palmer, who was killed in last month’s Westminster attack, has taken place at Southwark Cathedral in central London. Thousands of police officers lined the route of a 2.6-mile funeral cortege starting at the Palace of Westminster. PC Palmer, 48, who was married with a five-year-old ...

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