<![CDATA[Photos - Astro Awani]]> http://english.astroawani.com/ http://static.astroawani.com/images/astro_awani_logo.png Astro Awani 248 146 <![CDATA[Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2 in cinemas 27 April 2017]]> (10 Photos)
Actors from left, Dave Bautista, Zoe Saldana, Pom Klementieff, Chriss Pratt, director James Gunn, actors Kurt Russell, Karen Gillan and Michael Rooker pose for photographers upon arrival at the premiere of the film Director James Gunn and Jennifer Holland pose for photographers upon arrival at the premiere of the film Actors Anna Faris, left, and Chris Pratt pose for photographers upon arrival at the premiere of the film Actress Pom Klementieff poses for photographers upon arrival at the premiere of the film This image released by Disney-Marvel shows Kurt Russell in a scene from, "Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2." (Chuck Zlotnick/Disney-Marvel via AP) This image released by Disney-Marvel shows Groot, voiced by Vin Diesel,  in a scene from, "Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2." (Disney-Marvel via AP) This image released by Disney-Marvel shows Elizabeth Debicki in a scene from, "Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2." (Disney-Marvel via AP) This image released by Disney-Marvel shows Zoe Saldana, from left, Karen Gillan, Chris Pratt, Dave Bautista and Rocket, voiced by Bradley Cooper, in a scene from, "Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2." (Disney-Marvel via AP) This image released by Disney-Marvel shows David Bautista, left, and Pom Klementieff in a scene from, "Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2." (Disney-Marvel via AP) This image released by Disney-Marvel, Chris Pratt, left, and Michael Rooker appear in a scene from, Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2." (Marvel Studios/Disney via AP) ]]>
http://english.astroawani.com/photos/album/guardians-galaxy-vol-2-cinemas-27-april-2017-4390 Tue, 25 Apr 2017 23:54:19 +0800 4390
<![CDATA[Flower power in Sao Paulo]]> (6 Photos)
Bicycles are seen during a performance created by Japanese artist Azuma Makoto, bringing art to the streets with a fleet of 30 bicycles covered in blooms at Paulista avenue in Sao Paulo, Brazil April 18, 2017. - REUTERS/Nacho Doce Cyclists ride their bicycles during a performance created by Japanese artist Azuma Makoto, bringing art to the streets with a fleet of 30 bicycles covered in blooms at Paulista avenue in Sao Paulo, Brazil, April 18, 2017. - REUTERS/Nacho Doce A cyclist drinks water during a performance created by Japanese artist Azuma Makoto, bringing art to the streets with a fleet of 30 bicycles covered in blooms at Paulista avenue in Sao Paulo, Brazil April 18, 2017. - REUTERS/Nacho Doce A cyclist gives a flower to a taxi driver as she rides her bicycle during a performance created by Japanese artist Azuma Makoto, bringing art to the streets with a fleet of 30 bicycles covered in blooms at Paulista avenue in Sao Paulo, Brazil April 18, 2017. - REUTERS/Nacho Doce Cyclists ride their bicycles during a performance created by Japanese artist Azuma Makoto, bringing art to the streets with a fleet of 30 bicycles covered in blooms at Paulista avenue in Sao Paulo, Brazil April 18, 2017. - REUTERS/Nacho Doce Cyclists ride their bicycles during a performance created by Japanese artist Azuma Makoto, bringing art to the streets with a fleet of 30 bicycles covered in blooms at Paulista avenue in Sao Paulo, Brazil April 18, 2017. - REUTERS/Nacho Doce ]]>
http://english.astroawani.com/photos/album/flower-power-sao-paulo-4387 Mon, 24 Apr 2017 21:58:26 +0800 4387
<![CDATA[Preparations for the Coronation Day of Yang di-Pertuan Agong Sultan Muhammad V]]> (10 Photos)
The Istana Negara basking in lights in preparation for the upcoming Coronation Day of the 15th Yang di-Pertuan Agong, Sultan Muhammad V on Monday. -fotoBERNAMA Escort police personnel rehearsing for the upcoming Coronation Day of the 15th Yang di-Pertuan Agong, Sultan Muhammad V. -fotoBERNAMA Istana Negara staff arranging chairs in preparation for the Coronation Day of the 15th Yang di-Pertuan Agong, Sultan Muhammad V. -fotoBERNAMA Pantas Batek and Enterprise manager Zuhairi Abdullah shows the Royal Buckle to be worn by Sultan Muhammad V on Coronation Day. - fotoBERNAMA Pantas Batek and Enterprise songket maker Kelthom Hussien, 70, shows her artistic work on a songket ordered for Yang di-Pertuan Agong Sultan Muhammad V, in her shop in Kota Bharu, Kelantan. -fotoBERNAMA Headgear maker, M.Z Fairuz Zakaria, 40, shows a replica of Diwani Kraf Managing Director is writing a Thuluth calligraphy letter on goat skin in Shah Alam. He will be producing a Khat Jawi calligraphy for Sultan Muhammad V Yap Chong Sing, 63, a Tionghua flutist, is the only non-Muslim staff in the Gendang Besar Diraja team who has worked there for close to 20 years. - fotoBERNAMA Retired teacher Seman @ Kamarulzaman Hassan, 72, taught Geography to Sultan Muhammad V at Sekolah Kebangsaan Sultan Ismail (1), Kota Bharu. - fotoBERNAMA (2017) Sultan Muhammad V ]]>
http://english.astroawani.com/photos/album/menjelang-hari-pertabalan-yang-di-pertuan-agong-xv-4385 Sun, 23 Apr 2017 18:04:50 +0800 4385
<![CDATA[Fatal shooting in Champs Elysees Avenue]]> (7 Photos)
Police seal off the Champs Elysees avenue in Paris, France, after a fatal shooting in which a police officer was killed along with an attacker, Thursday, April 20, 2017. - AP Photo/Thibault Camus A soldier stands guard near the Arc of Thriomphe at the top of the Champs Elysees avenue in Paris, after a fatal shooting in which a police officer was killed along with an attacker, Thursday, April 20, 2017. - AP Photo/Kamil Zihnioglu Masked police stand on top of their vehicle on the Champs Elysees Avenue after a policeman was killed and two others were wounded in a shooting incident in Paris, France, April 20, 2017. - REUTERS/Christian Hartmann Forensic experts investigate the crime scene  after a fatal shooting in which a police officer was killed along with an attacker on the Champs Elysees avenue in Paris, France, Friday, April 21, 2017. - AP Photo/Kamil Zihnioglu People raise their arms to show their hands as they walk towards police on a side road near the Champs Elysees Avenue after two policemen were killed and another wounded in a shooting incident in Paris, France, April 20, 2017. -
 REUTERS/Benoit Tessier Bystanders are frisked by police officers near the Champs Elysees avenue in Paris, France, after a fatal shooting in which a police officer was killed along with an attacker, Thursday, April 20, 2017. - AP Photo/Thibault Camus Police secure the Champs Elysees Avenue after one policeman was killed and another wounded in a shooting incident in Paris, France, April 20, 2017. - REUTERS/Christian Hartmann ]]>
http://english.astroawani.com/photos/album/fatal-shooting-champs-elysees-avenue-paris-4382 Fri, 21 Apr 2017 08:07:34 +0800 4382
<![CDATA[Julia Roberts named People's 'most beautiful' for record 5th time]]> (9 Photos)
Cast member Julia Roberts poses on the red carpet as she arrives for the screening of the film "Money Monster" out of competition at the 69th Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, France, May 12, 2016.  REUTERS/Regis Duvignau Julia Roberts, best supporting actress nominee for her role in "August: Osage County" arrives on the red carpet at the 86th Academy Awards in Hollywood, California March 2, 2014.  REUTERS/Mike Blake Julia Roberts from HBO Russell Crowe whispers to Julia Roberts as the two pose for photographers at the Academy Awards in Los Angeles March 25, 2001. Roberts won Best Actress for her role in the film "Erin Brockovich" and Crowe won Best Actor for his role in the film "Gladiator". JM/RCS Cast members Julia Roberts and George Clooney pose on the red carpet as they arrive for the screening of the film "Money Monster" out of competition at the 69th Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, France, May 12, 2016.  REUTERS/Regis Duvignau Cast member Julia Roberts arrives for the "August: Osage County" screening at the 38th Toronto International Film Festival in Toronto, September 9, 2013.    REUTERS/Mark Blinch Actresses Meryl Streep (L) and Julia Roberts arrive at the 19th annual Critics American actress Julia Roberts smiles during a news conference at the 46th Berlin International Film Festival, February 23. Roberts presented her new movie "Marie Reilly" at the festival which takes place until February 26 - REUTERS Julia Roberts accepts her Oscar for Best Actress at the 73rd annual Academy Awards in Los Angeles, March 25, 2001. Roberts won for her role in "Erin Brockovich". - REUTERS ]]>
http://english.astroawani.com/photos/album/julia-roberts-named-peoples-most-beautiful-record-5th-time-4381 Fri, 21 Apr 2017 08:00:00 +0800 4381
<![CDATA[Dubai Camel Race]]> (7 Photos)
In this Saturday, April 8, 2017 photo, a marshal tries to control the camels behind the start barrier a few seconds ahead of a race at the Al Marmoom Camel Racetrack in Al Lisaili about 40 kilometres south east of Dubai, United Arab Emirates. - AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili In this Saturday, April 8, 2017 photo, a camel keeper carries robotic jockeys ahead of a race at the Al Marmoom Camel Racetrack, in al-Lisaili about 40 km (25  miles) southeast of Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Camel racing is a big-money sport and fast thoroughbreds can fetch well over a million dollars. As rising temperatures across Gulf Arab countries signal the end of the winter camel racing season, Dubai is wrapping up its races with the annual Al Marmoom Heritage Festival that has drawn thousands of camels from across the oil-rich Gulf. - AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili In this Saturday, April 8, 2017 photo, a camel keeper prepares a camel for the morning race at the area close to Al Marmoom Camel Racetrack in Al Lisaili about 40 kilometres south east of Dubai, United Arab Emirates. - AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili In this Saturday, April 8, 2017 photo, camel keepers try to load two camels inside a truck to take them to Al Marmoum Camel Racetrack in Al Lisaili about 40 kilometres south east of Dubai, United Arab Emirates. - AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili In this Saturday, April 8, 2017 photo, camels riding by robot jockeys start a race at the Al Marmoom Camel Racetrack in Al Lisaili about 40 kilometres south east of Dubai, United Arab Emirates. - AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili In this Friday, April 14, 2017 photo, camel keepers make final preparation of their camels before the start point of a race at the Al Marmoom Camel Racetrack, in al-Lisaili about 40 km (25  miles) southeast of Dubai, United Arab Emirates. - AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili In this Friday, April 14, 2017 photo, camels run to reach the finish line as their owners in SUVs control the robot jockeys from the cars at the Al Marmoom Camel Racetrack in Al Lisaili about 40 kilometres south east of Dubai, United Arab Emirates. - AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili ]]>
http://english.astroawani.com/photos/album/dubai-camel-racing-4380 Thu, 20 Apr 2017 07:38:41 +0800 4380
<![CDATA[Indonesians vote in Jakarta poll marred by religious divisions]]> (7 Photos)
Muslim women shows their ink-stained fingers after voting during the runoff election in Jakarta, Indonesia, Wednesday, April 19, 2017. Residents of the Indonesian capital are electing a governor Wednesday after a polarizing campaign that undermined the country A man show his ink-stained finger after voting during the runoff election in Jakarta, Indonesia, Wednesday, April 19, 2017. Residents of the Indonesian capital are electing a governor after a polarizing campaign that undermined Indonesia Candidate Anies Baswedan casts his vote along his wife Fery Farhati Ganis (L) and daughter Mutiara Annisa in the Jakarta governor election in South Jakarta, Indonesia April 19, 2017. - REUTERS/Beawiharta Gubernatorial candidate Anies Baswedan, center, his wife Fery Farhati Ganis, left, and daughter Mutiara show their ink-dipped fingers after giving their votes during the local election in Jakarta, Indonesia, Wednesday, April 19, 2017. Millions of Indonesians in the capital Jakarta are electing a governor Wednesday in a poll that pits the minority Christian incumbent, Basuki "Ahok" Tjahaja Purnama, against Baswedan, a former Cabinet minister who has courted the support of conservative clerics who oppose electing a non-Muslim. 
- AP Photo/Dita Alangkara Incumbent Governor Basuki -Ahok- Tjahaja Purnama holds up his ink stained finger along with his wife Veronica Tan and his son Nicholas (L) after casting his vote the Jakarta governor election in North Jakarta, Indonesia April 19, 2017.   -
 REUTERS/Darren Whiteside Jakarta Governor Basuki "Ahok" Tjahaja Purnama who is seeking for his second term in office, right, with his wife Veronica, center, and son Nicholas cast their ballot at a polling station during the runoff election in Jakarta, Indonesia, Wednesday, April 19, 2017. Residents of the Indonesian capital are electing a governor after a polarizing campaign that undermined Indonesias reputation for practicing a tolerant form of Islam. - AP Photo/Tatan Syuflana Electoral workers help an elder woman casts her ballot at makeshift a polling station under a bridge during the runoff election in Jakarta, Indonesia, Wednesday, April 19, 2017.  Residents of the Indonesian capital are electing a governor after a polarizing campaign that undermined Indonesias reputation for practicing a tolerant form of Islam. - AP Photo/Tatan Syuflana ]]>
http://english.astroawani.com/photos/album/indonesians-vote-jakarta-poll-marred-religious-divisions-4378 Wed, 19 Apr 2017 12:01:52 +0800 4378
<![CDATA[Deadly garbage landslide in Sri Lanka]]> (6 Photos)
A member of the military inspects a damaged house for victims during a rescue mission after a garbage dump collapsed and buried dozens of houses in Colombo, Sri Lanka April 15, 2017. - REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte A photograph of a baby is seen on a cracked wall in a damaged house during a rescue mission after a garbage dump collapsed and buried dozens of houses in Colombo, Sri Lanka April 16, 2017. - REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte Members of the military wait until another rescue team recovers a dead victim during a rescue mission after a garbage dump collapsed and buried dozens of houses in Colombo, Sri Lanka April 16, 2017. - REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte Military officers operate an excavator during a rescue mission after a garbage dump collapsed and buried dozens of houses in Colombo, Sri Lanka April 15, 2017. - REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte Family members of victims react during a rescue mission after a garbage dump collapsed and buried dozens of houses in Colombo, Sri Lanka April 16, 2017. -
 REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte People gather on top of a bridge after a garbage dump collapse and bury over 100 houses on Sinhala, Hindu and Tamil New Year day in Colombo, Sri Lanka, April 14, 2017. - REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte ]]>
http://english.astroawani.com/photos/album/deadly-garbage-landslide-sri-lanka-4377 Tue, 18 Apr 2017 16:55:38 +0800 4377
<![CDATA[Photo of the week (10-16 April 2017)]]> (7 Photos)
A stuntman rides a motorcycle inside the "Well of Death" attraction during a fair in Bhaktapur, Nepal April 12, 2017. - REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar Missiles are driven past the stand with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and other high ranking officials during a military parade marking the 105th birth anniversary of North Korea In this Thursday, April 13, 2017, picture artisan Nicu Poenariu demonstrates his technique on an Easter egg on sale at a fair in Bucharest, Romania. - AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda A crow flies towards a tree in a blooming rapeseed field on a spring morning in Vufflens-la-Ville near Lausanne April 12, 2017. - REUTERS/Denis Balibouse Nepali mountain climber Min Bahadur Sherchan, 85, who will attempt to climb Everest to become the oldest person to conquer the world Azizulhasni Awang holds his gold medal as he celebrates after winning the men A Kashmiri boatman paddles his shikara amid dense fog on Dal Lake after fresh snowfall in the outskirts of Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir, April 10, 2017. -AP Photo/Dar Yasin ]]>
http://english.astroawani.com/photos/album/photo-week-10-16-april-2017-4373 Sun, 16 Apr 2017 19:31:12 +0800 4373
<![CDATA[Postcards from Pyongyang]]> (9 Photos)
A man walks the the street decorated with flags as North Korea prepares to mark Saturday People practice for the expected parade on the main Kim Il-Sung Square in central Pyongyang, North Korea April 12, 2017. - REUTERS/Damir Sagolj Passengers ride the bus in newly constructed area in central Pyongyang, North Korea April 12, 2017. - REUTERS/Damir Sagolj A policewoman controls the traffic as people gather near the main Kim Il Sung square in central Pyongyang, North Korea April 11, 2017. - REUTERS/Damir Sagolj People chat in central Pyongyang, North Korea April 12, 2017. - REUTERS/Damir Sagolj Thousands of people arrive for an opening ceremony of a newly constructed residential complex in Ryomyong street in Pyongyang, North Korea April 13, 2017. - REUTERS/Damir Sagolj Attendees carry sheets in the colours of North Korea Military vehicles carry missiles with characters reading "Pukkuksong" during a military parade marking the 105th birth anniversary of country High ranking military officers cheer as North Korean leader Kim Jong Un arrives for a military parade marking the 105th birth anniversary of country ]]>
http://english.astroawani.com/photos/album/tx-15042017-postcards-pyongyang-4371 Sat, 15 Apr 2017 17:08:43 +0800 4371
<![CDATA[Songkran water festival]]> (7 Photos)
Elephants spray tourists with water in celebration of the Songkran Water Festival in Ayutthaya province, north of Bangkok, Thailand April 11, 2017. -
 REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom An elephant sprays tourists with water in celebration of the Songkran Water Festival in Ayutthaya province, north of Bangkok, Thailand April 11, 2017. -
 REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom A volunteer kisses an elephant in celebration of the Songkran water festival in Ayutthaya province, north of Bangkok, Thailand April 11, 2017. -
 REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom Local residents and tourists take part in waterfights during the annual Thai New Year celebration Songkran water festival on the island of Koh Samui in Thailand, April 13, 2017. - REUTERS/Toby Melville Revellers take part in a water fight at Songkran Festival celebrations in Bangkok, Thailand April 13, 2017. - REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha Revellers take part in a water fight at Songkran Festival celebrations in Bangkok, Thailand April 13, 2017. - REUTERS/Jorge Silva Revellers react at a foam party during Songkran Festival celebrations in Bangkok, Thailand April 13, 2017. - REUTERS/Jorge Silva ]]>
http://english.astroawani.com/photos/album/tx-15042017-songkran-water-festival-4369 Fri, 14 Apr 2017 16:10:56 +0800 4369
<![CDATA[Exploring Italy's deserted building sites]]> (6 Photos)
In this photo taken on Thursday, March 16, 2017, a view of the abandoned gasometer storage area, in Milan, Italy. -AP Photo/Luca Bruno In this photo taken on Thursday, Nov 3, 2016, the word In this photo taken on Thursday, Dec 1, 2016, a view of a shed at the abandoned automotive Innocenti factory in Milan, Italy. -AP Photo/Luca Bruno In this photo taken on Friday, Feb 3, 2017, water comes from the roof inside the abandoned Alfa Romeo car factory, in Arese, near Milan, Italy. -AP Photo/Luca Bruno In this photo taken on Wednesday, Feb 8, 2017, a view of the dismissed steelworks plant Falck, in Sesto San Giovanni, Italy. -AP Photo/Luca Bruno In this photo taken on Thursday, March 16, 2017, a view of the abandoned gasometer storage area, in Milan, Italy. -AP Photo/Luca Bruno ]]>
http://english.astroawani.com/photos/album/italy-abandoned-factory-4366 Thu, 13 Apr 2017 17:40:51 +0800 4366
<![CDATA[Syrian refugees in Malaysia]]> (8 Photos)
Refugee Ahmad Khola arrived in Malaysia three months ago and now working as IT management at the Malaysian Life Line for Syria in Wangsa Maju Kuala Lumpur on 12 April 2017. - Astro AWANI / Shahir Omar Refugee Syrian , Ahmad Khola just 3 month arrive in Malaysia and working as IT management in Malaysian Life  Line for Syria in Wangsa Maju Kuala Lumpur on 12 April 2017. - Astro AWANI / SHAHIR OMAR Refugee Ahmad Khola arrived in Malaysia three months ago and now working as IT management at the Malaysian Life Line for Syria in Wangsa Maju Kuala Lumpur on 12 April 2017. - Astro AWANI / Shahir Omar Refugee Syrian , Ahmad Khola just 3 month arrive in Malaysia and working as IT management in Malaysian Life  Line for Syria in Wangsa Maju Kuala Lumpur on 12 April 2017. - Astro AWANI / SHAHIR OMAR Syrian refugee children in their classroom at the Syrian Refugee School in  Setiawangsa Kuala Lumpur on 12 April 2017. - Astro AWANI pic / Shahir Omar Refugee Syrian watching the cartoon at Syrian Refugee School at Setiawangsa in Kuala Lumpur on 12 April 2017. - Astro AWANI / SHAHIR OMAR Syrian refugees performing prayers at the Syrian Refugee School in  Setiawangsa Kuala Lumpur on 12 April 2017. - Astro AWANI pic / Shahir Omar Syrian refugees performing prayers at the Syrian Refugee School in  Setiawangsa Kuala Lumpur on 12 April 2017. - Astro AWANI pic / Shahir Omar ]]>
http://english.astroawani.com/photos/album/syrian-refugee-malaysia-4367 Thu, 13 Apr 2017 15:45:47 +0800 4367
<![CDATA[Taman Pudu Ulu Recreation Park opened to public]]> (7 Photos)
The phase 2 which costs about RM11mil, will feature some unique features including a wading pool for children, as well as a 700m walking deck that is unique to this park. AWANI / SHAHIR OMAR. Datuk Seri Tengku Adnan Tengku Mansor who officiated at the groundbreaking ceremony, said Taman Pudu Ulu was a perfect example of the city giving back to the community. AWANI / SHAHIR OMAR Children playing near the pool at Taman Pudu Ulu at the event launching by Federal Territories Minister Datuk Seri Tengku Adnan Tengku Mansor at Cheras, Kuala Lumpur on 10 April 2017. AWANI / SHAHIR OMAR Federal Territories Minister Datuk Seri Tengku Adnan Tengku Mansor signing the plaque at the gimmick launching of Taman Pudu Ulu phase 2 at Cheras ,Kuala Lumpur on 10 April 2017. AWANI / SHAHIR OMAR Federal Territories Minister Datuk Seri Tengku Adnan Tengku Mansor looking the picture of the park during the launching of Taman Pudu Ulu phase 2 at Cheras, Kuala Lumpur on 10 April 2017. AWANI / SHAHIR OMAR Performance dance ats the gimmick launching of Taman Pudu Ulu phase 2 by Federal Territories Minister Datuk Seri Tengku Adnan Tengku Mansor at Cheras, Kuala Lumpur on 10 April 2017. AWANI / SHAHIR OMAR Federal Territories Minister Datuk Seri Tengku Adnan Tengku Mansor said the Petanque venue in the park would be completed by June. AWANI / SHAHIR OMAR ]]>
http://english.astroawani.com/photos/album/taman-pudu-ulu-recreation-park-opened-public-4364 Wed, 12 Apr 2017 20:03:45 +0800 4364
<![CDATA[Celcom Axiata Malaysia Open 2017]]> (6 Photos)
Sarawak Chief Minister Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud hands out the trophy to China World no. 1 women Supporters of Datuk Lee Chong Wei react after the player lost to Lin Dan of China in the final of the 2017 Celcom Axiata Malaysia Open at the Stadium Perpaduan Petra Jaya. Chong Wei lost 19-21, 14-21. -BERNAMA Sarawak Chief Minister Tun Abdul Taib Mahmud and wife Toh Puan Ragad Kurdi enjoying the final match of the 2017 Celcom Axiata Malaysia Open at the Stadium Perpaduan Petra Jaya. -BERNAMA Indonesia China ]]>
http://english.astroawani.com/photos/album/celcom-axiata-malaysia-open-2017-4363 Mon, 10 Apr 2017 09:45:39 +0800 4363
<![CDATA[Displaced by drought in Somalia]]> (7 Photos)
An internally displaced woman from drought hit area reacts after she complains about the lack of food at makeshift settlement area in Dollow, Somalia April 4, 2017. - REUTERS/ Zohra Bensemra Internally displaced boys from a drought hit area play with handmade toys at a makeshift settlement in Dollow, Somalia  April 5, 2017. - REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra An internally displaced boy from a drought hit area sits with his handmade toy in a makeshift settlement in Dollow, Somalia April 5, 2017. - REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra An internally displaced woman from drought hit area carries a jerrycan of water as she walks towards her shelter at a makeshift settlement area in Dollow, Somalia, April 4, 2017. - REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra An internally displaced woman from a drought hit area carries firewood for cooking near her shelter at a makeshift settlement in Dollow, Somalia, April 5, 2017. - REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra Somali internally displaced children queue before getting into a classroom at a school beside an IDP camp in Dollow, Somalia April 4, 2017. - REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra An internally displaced man from drought hit area wheels his cart as he past a dead donkey near a makeshift settlement in Dollow, Somalia April 5, 2017. - REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra ]]>
http://english.astroawani.com/photos/album/tx-09042017-displaced-drought-somalia-4360 Sat, 08 Apr 2017 23:11:49 +0800 4360
<![CDATA[Iraqi hot springs spa reopens amid Mosul chaos]]> (7 Photos)
An Iraqi cover his body with sand from a sulfur pond at Hammam al-Alil city south of Mosul, Iraq on April 3, 2017. Hammam al-Alil, a town south of Mosul famous for its healing hot waters, is back in business after a U.S.-backed offensive retook the area from Islamic State militants and authorities reopened its spa. - Photo Reuters/Suhaib Salem An Iraqi cover his hand with sand from a sulfur pond at Hammam al-Alil city south of Mosul, Iraq on April 3, 2017. - Photo Reuters/Suhaib Salem An Iraqi man bathes in a sulfur pond at Hammam al-Alil city south of Mosul, Iraq on April 3, 2017. - Photo Reuters/Suhaib Salem An Iraqi cover his boy with sand from a sulfur pond at Hammam al-Alil city south of Mosul, Iraq on April 3, 2017. - Photo Reuters/Suhaib Salem Iraqis bathe in a sulfur pond at Hammam al-Alil city south of Mosul, Iraq on April 3, 2017. - Photo Reuters/Suhaib Salem An Iraqi boy jumps at a sulfur pond at Hammam al-Alil city south of Mosul, Iraq April 3, 2017. - Photo Reuters/Suhaib Salem An Iraqi boy bathes at a sulfur pond at Hammam al-Alil city south of Mosul, Iraq on April 3, 2017. - Photo Reuters/Suhaib Salem ]]>
http://english.astroawani.com/photos/album/tx-08042017-hot-springs-spa-reopens-amid-mosul-chaos-4358 Sat, 08 Apr 2017 15:44:31 +0800 4358
<![CDATA[US launches military strike against Syria]]> (7 Photos)
U.S. President Donald Trump delivers a statement about missile strikes on a Syrian airbase, at his Mar-a-Lago estate in West Palm Beach, Florida, U.S., April 6, 2017. - REUTERS/Carlos Barria Senior advisor Steve Bannon (C) stands between U.S. Deputy National Security Advisor for Strategy Dina Powell (L) and Ivanka Trump as U.S. President Donald Trump delivers a statement about missile strikes on a Syrian airfield, at Trump In his statement delivered on April 6, 2017, U.S. President Donald Trump said he ordered missile strikes against a Syrian airfield from which a deadly chemical weapons attack was launched in America The guided-missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71) fires a tomahawk land attack missile April 7, 2017. - U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Robert S. Price/Released The guided-missile destroyer USS Porter (DDG 78) conducts strike operations while in the Mediterranean Sea, April 7, 2017. - U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Ford Williams/Released Shayrat Airfield in Homs, Syria is seen in this DigitalGlobe satellite image released by the U.S. Defense Department on April 6, 2017 after announcing U.S. forces conducted a cruise missile strike against the Syrian Air Force airfield. - DigitalGlobe/Courtesy U.S. Department of Defense/Handout via REUTERS U.S. Navy guided-missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71) is underway in the Mediterranean Sea on January 5, 2016. Picture taken on January 5, 2016. - Justin Stumberg/Courtesy U.S. Navy/Handout via REUTERS ]]>
http://english.astroawani.com/photos/album/us-strike-syria-4356 Fri, 07 Apr 2017 13:56:16 +0800 4356
<![CDATA[Winners of the Open categories of the 2017 Sony World Photography Awards]]> (10 Photos)
Gasing Up At Roy Flamingo Halloween Protagonists - Constantinos  Sofikitis, Greece, 1st Place, Open, Street Photography, 2017 Sony World Photography Awards Sunrise at Sea - Sergey Dibtsev, Russian Federation, 1st Place, Open, Still Life (open), 2017 Sony World Photography Awards Mathilda - Alexander Vinogradov, Russian Federation, 1st Place, Open, Portraits (Open), 2017 Sony World Photography Awards Borderline - Hiroshi Tanita, Japan, 1st Place, Open, Nature, 2017 Sony World Photography Awards Submerged field - Camilo Diaz, Colombia, 1st Place, Open, Motion, 2017 Sony World Photography Awards #3 Hearth - Lise Johansson, Denmark, 1st Place, Open, Enhanced, 2017 Sony World Photography Awards Oculus - Tim Cornbill, United Kingdom, 1st Place, Open, Architecture, 2017 Sony World Photography Awards Tai Chi - Jianguo Gong, China, 1st Place, Open, Culture, 2017 Sony World Photography Awards ]]>
http://english.astroawani.com/photos/album/winners-open-categories-2017-sony-world-photography-awards-4354 Wed, 05 Apr 2017 20:27:10 +0800 4354
<![CDATA[Suiting up the Swiss Guards]]> (6 Photos)
Blacksmith Johann Schmidberger works on a suit of armour for the Vatican Faced with an aged stock in need of replacement, the Vatican Johann and Georg Schmidberger are the fifth generation to run the family blacksmith The brothers, Johann and Georg Schmidberger, have produced 10 of the Vatican The brothers Suits of armour for the Vatican ]]>
http://english.astroawani.com/photos/album/suiting-swiss-guard-4353 Tue, 04 Apr 2017 12:39:37 +0800 4353