<![CDATA[Photos - Astro Awani]]> http://english.astroawani.com/ http://static.astroawani.com/images/astro_awani_logo.png Astro Awani 248 146 <![CDATA[Muslims around the world celebrate Eid al-Fitr]]> (9 Photos)
People attend Eid al-Fitr prayers to mark the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan at a play ground in the suburb of Sale, Morocco June 26, 2017. 
 - REUTERS/Youssef Boudlal Iraqi children enjoy riding a mini car as they celebrate Eid al-Fitr, in Mosul, Iraq June 25, 2017. - REUTERS/Alaa Al-Marjani Yemeni-American Muslim Abdul Udayni (L) helps his sister Hajar Udayni prepare a breakfast feast to celebrate the Eid al-Fitr holiday in Brooklyn, New York, U.S., on June 25, 2017. - REUTERS/Kholood Eid Muslim women hug as they gather for the celebration of the Eid al-Fitr holiday, the end of the holy month of Ramadan at Angel Stadium of Anaheim in Anaheim, California, U.S., June 25, 2017. - REUTERS/Patrick T. Fallon Muslim men attend prayers during Eid al-Fitr celebrations at the historic Niujie mosque in Beijing, China June 26, 2017. - REUTERS/Thomas Peter A girl (R) attends an Eid al-Fitr mass prayer to mark the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan at a public park, outside El-Seddik Mosque in Cairo, Egypt June 25, 2017. - REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh A Pakistani Muslim woman, hands decorated with traditional henna,  prays during Eid al-Fitr prayers at historical Badshahi mosque in Lahore, Pakistan,  Monday, June 26, 2017. Eid al-Fitr marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan, during which Muslims all over the world fast from sunrise to sunset. - AP Photo/K.M. Chaudary Muslims pray to celebrate the end of the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan at the capital Tiranas recently renovated Skanderbeg Square Sunday, June 25, 2017. - AP Photo/Hektor Pustina Two Palestinian boys play in front of women attend a gathering at a local park to mark the end of the Holy month of Ramadan known as Eid al-Fitr, in Gaza City , Sunday, July 52, 2017. - AP Photo/ Khalil Hamra ]]>
http://english.astroawani.com/photos/album/muslim-celebrate-eid-fitr-around-world-4487 Tue, 27 Jun 2017 07:27:02 +0800 4487
<![CDATA[Muslims around Asia celebrate Eid al-Fitr]]> (7 Photos)
A Muslim prays before an Eid al-Fitr mass prayer to mark the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan at a mosque in Bangkok, Thailand, June 25, 2017. - REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha Children are prepared before attending an Eid al-Fitr mass prayer to mark the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan at a mosque in Bangkok, Thailand, June 25, 2017. - REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha Muslims visit the graves of their loved ones on the first day of Eid al-Fitr, marking the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan, in Singapore, June 25, 2017. - REUTERS/Edgar Su Muslim men walk past traditional Phinisi ships to attend an Eid al-Fitr mass prayer to mark the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan at Sunda Kelapa port in Jakarta, June 25, 2017. - REUTERS/Agoes Rudianto Muslims perform prayers for Eid Al-Fitr at Al-Mabrur mosque in Surabaya, East Java, Indonesia, June 25, 2017 in this photo taken by Antara Foto. - Antara Foto/Zabur Karuru via REUTERS A group of women pose for a picture, before the start of Eid Al-Fitr prayers, which marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan at Luneta Park in Metro Manila, Philippines June 25, 2017. - REUTERS/Dondi Tawatao Philippines police officers perform Eid al-Fitr prayers outside a mosque inside city hall compound as government forces continue their assault against insurgents from the Maute group, who have taken over large parts of Marawi City, Philippines, June 25, 2017. - REUTERS/Jorge Silva ]]>
http://english.astroawani.com/photos/album/muslim-celebrate-eid-fitr-asia-4486 Mon, 26 Jun 2017 00:02:24 +0800 4486
<![CDATA[Aidilfitri exodus around the world]]> (6 Photos)
A man arrives with his child at a ferry terminal as they travel home to celebrate Eid al-Fitr festival in Dhaka, Bangladesh June 23, 2017. - REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Hossain People board atop of an overcrowded passenger train as they travel home to celebrate Eid al-Fitr festival at a railway station in Dhaka, Bangladesh June 23, 2017. - REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Hossain Heavy traffic is seen on a main toll road as many people leave the city ahead of the upcoming Aidilfitri holiday marking the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan in Jakarta, Indonesia June 22, 2017. -Antara Foto/Rivan Awal Lingga/ via REUTERS Travellers on motorbikes enter a ferry to cross the Sunda Strait as many head home for the upcoming Eid al-Fitr holiday marking the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan at the Port of Merak, Cilegon, Banten, Indonesia June 21, 2017. -Antara Foto/Sigid Kurniawan/ via REUTERS Syrians, who say they are returning to Syria ahead of the Eid al-Fitr, carry their belongings as they walk to the Turkish Cilvegozu border gate, located opposite of Syrian crossing point Bab al-Hawa in Reyhanli, in Hatay province, Turkey, June 15, 2017. - REUTERS/Umit Bektas People line up to head back to their hometowns at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) on Saturday, 24 June 2017 ahead of the Aidilfitri celebration. - fotoBERNAMA (2017) ]]>
http://english.astroawani.com/photos/album/people-around-world-who-return-their-hometown-celebrate-eid-al-fitr-4484 Sat, 24 Jun 2017 18:49:28 +0800 4484
<![CDATA['Balik kampung' exodus begins]]> (9 Photos)
People are seen inside a train en route to Padang Besar at the KL Sentral station to go back their hometowns ahead of the Eid al-Fitr celebration, 23 June 2017. -Astro AWANI / SHAHIR OMAR A mother holds her child inside a train heading to Padang Besar to go back to their hometowns ahead of the Eid al-Fitr celebration. 23 June 2017. - Astro AWANI / SHAHIR OMAR A man is seen searching for his seat inside a train at the KL Sentral station to go back to his hometown for the Eid al-Fitr celebration, 23 June 2017. - Astro AWANI / SHAHIR OMAR A general view of the KL Sentral as people throng the station to head back to their hometowns ahead of the Eid al-Fitr celebration, 23 June 2017. -Astro AWANI / SHAHIR OMAR Two men are seen taking a nap while waiting for their bus to go back their hometown ahead of the Eid al-Fitr celebration at the Terminal Bandar Selatan (TBS) station, 23 June 2017. -Astro AWANI / SHAHIR OMAR Passengers are seen checking the arrival & departure board at the Terminal Bandar Selatan (TBS) station for their buses as they head back to their hometown ahead of the Aidilfitri celebration, 23 June 2017. -Astro AWANI / SHAHIR OMAR The atmosphere at the Terminal Bandar Selatan (TBS) station as people crowd the ticketing counters ahead of the Aidilfitri celebration, 23 June 2017. -Astro AWANI / SHAHIR OMAR A general view of the traffic at the Jalan Duta Toll Plaza ahead of the Aidilfitri celebration, 23 June 2017. -Astro AWANI / SHAHIR OMAR A general view of the traffic at the Jalan Duta Toll Plaza ahead of the Aidilfitri celebration, 23 June 2017. -Astro AWANI / SHAHIR OMAR ]]>
http://english.astroawani.com/photos/album/balik-kampung-2017-4480 Fri, 23 Jun 2017 17:48:10 +0800 4480
<![CDATA[Keep on trucking: Art on the move in Pakistan]]> (7 Photos)
A security guard poses for a portrait in front of his favourite decorated truck at a truck stop outside Faisalabad, Pakistan, May 3, 2017. - REUTERS/Caren Firouz A driver holds open the door of the carved wood cab of his decorated truck in Faisalabad, Pakistan, May 4, 2017. - REUTERS/Caren Firouz Drivers rest on beds at a truck stop outside Faisalabad, Pakistan, May 3, 2017. - REUTERS/Caren Firouz An electric gauge is seen in the cab of a decorated truck in Faisalabad, Pakistan, May 4, 2017. - REUTERS/Caren Firouz Artwork is seen on a decorated truck carrying sacks of wheat in Charsadda, Pakistan, May 1, 2017. REUTERS/Caren Firouz Artwork is seen on a decorated truck in Peshawar, Pakistan, May 1, 2017. - REUTERS/Caren Firouz Plastic bottles used to store water and a tyre stopper are wedged on the side of a decorated truck in Faisalabad, Pakistan, May 4, 2017. - REUTERS/Caren Firouz ]]>
http://english.astroawani.com/photos/album/keep-trucking-art-move-pakistan-4479 Fri, 23 Jun 2017 13:33:09 +0800 4479
<![CDATA[#QuranHour programme at Tuanku Mizan Zainal Abidin Mosque, Putrajaya]]> (7 Photos)
A participant of the #QuranHour programme recites the Quran during the event at Tuanku Mizan Zainal Abidin Mosque in Putrajaya, June 19, 2017. Astro AWANI / SHAHIR OMAR Schoolchildren hold the holy Quran while waiting for the arrival of the Sultan of Perak, Sultan Nazrin Muizzuddin Shah during the #QuranHour programme at Tuanku Mizan Zainal Abidin Mosque in Putrajaya, June 19, 2017. Astro AWANI / SHAHIR OMAR Young Muslim women pose for a group photo before taking part in the #QuranHour programme at Tuanku Mizan Zainal Abidin Mosque in Putrajaya, June 19, 2017. Astro AWANI / SHAHIR OMAR Schoolchildren lining up to get to their seats before taking part in the #QuranHour programme at Tuanku Mizan Zainal Abidin Mosque in Putrajaya, June 19, 2017. Astro AWANI / SHAHIR OMAR Some of the 5,000 over participants of the #QuranHour programme resonating the Quran recitation at Tuanku Mizan Zainal Abidin Mosque in Putrajaya, June 19, 2017. Astro AWANI / SHAHIR OMAR The Sultan of Perak, Sultan Nazrin Shah, Perak Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Dr Zambry Abd Kadir (left) and Minister in the Prime Minister The #QuranHour programme on June 19, organised for the third time by the Warisan Ummah Ikhlas Foundation, was held in more than 1,660 locations simultaneously, including 750 locations worldwide. Astro AWANI / SHAHIR OMAR ]]>
http://english.astroawani.com/photos/album/malaysia-quranhour-2017-4475 Thu, 22 Jun 2017 14:51:36 +0800 4475
<![CDATA[Shoppers throng malls, bazaars as they prepare for Eid]]> (10 Photos)
People shop for decorations at Chowkit Road, Kuala Lumpur as a preparation for Eid Fitr celebration, June 12, 2017. -ASTRO AWANI / SHAHIR OMAR Malaysian Muslims shop for clothes at the Sogo shopping mall in Kuala Lumpur to prepare for the Eid Fitr celebration, 12 June 2017. -ASTRO AWANI / SHAHIR OMAR Shoppers throng the Sogo shopping mall in Kuala Lumpur to look for new clothes as they prepare for the coming Eid Fitr celebration. -ASTRO AWANI / SHAHIR OMAR A mother shops for her kids Traditional cookies are being sold by traders at Jalan Tunku Abd Rahman in Kuala Lumpur in conjunction with the Eid Fitri celebration.  -ASTRO AWANI / SHAHIR OMAR Traders selling traditional cookies at Jalan Tunku Abd Rahman in Kuala Lumpur as Muslims in the country make their preparations for coming Eid Fitr celebration on 25 June 2017.  -ASTRO AWANI / SHAHIR OMAR Muslims visit a cemetery in Titiwangsa in Kuala Lumpur before the Eid Fitr celebration, 12 June 2017. -ASTRO AWANI / SHAHIR OMAR A man shops for "songkok" at Jalan Tunku Abd Rahman in Kuala Lumpur as Muslims in the country prepare to celebrate Eid Fitr on 25 June 2017. -ASTRO AWANI / SHAHIR OMAR A man is seen shopping for traditional Malay clothes called "Baju Melayu" at Jalan Tunku Abd Rahman in Kuala Lumpur. -ASTRO AWANI / SHAHIR OMAR People throng Jalan Tunku Abd Rahman in Kuala Lumpur to look for clothes, cookies and decorations as they prepare to celebrate Eid Fitr on 25 June 2017. -ASTRO AWANI / SHAHIR OMAR ]]>
http://english.astroawani.com/photos/album/eid-preparation-4476 Tue, 20 Jun 2017 23:52:27 +0800 4476
<![CDATA[Vehicle hits pedestrians in London's Finsbury Park]]> (7 Photos)
Police officers attend to the scene after a vehicle collided with pedestrians in the Finsbury Park neighborhood of North London, Britain June 19, 2017. - REUTERS/Neil Hall Police officers attend to the scene after a vehicle collided with pedestrians in the Finsbury Park neighborhood of North London, Britain June 19, 2017. - REUTERS/Neil Hall Police officers attend to the scene after a vehicle collided with pedestrians in the Finsbury Park neighborhood of North London, Britain June 19, 2017. REUTERS/Neil Hall Police officers attend to the scene after a vehicle collided with pedestrians in the Finsbury Park neighborhood of North London, Britain June 19, 2017. REUTERS/Ritvik Carvalho Emergency crews attend to the scene after a vehicle collided with pedestrians near a mosque in the Finsbury Park neighborhood of North London, Britain June 19, 2017. REUTERS/Neil Hall Police officers attend to the scene after a vehicle collided with pedestrians in the Finsbury Park neighborhood of North London, Britain June 19, 2017. REUTERS/Neil Hall Emergency services are seen near Finsbury Park as British police say there are casualties after reports of a vehicle colliding with pedestrians in North London, Britain June 19, 2017. - REUTERS/Ritvik Carvalho ]]>
http://english.astroawani.com/photos/album/finsbury-park-vehicle-rammed-4470 Mon, 19 Jun 2017 10:46:04 +0800 4470
<![CDATA[Dozens killed as forest fire rages in Portugal]]> (7 Photos)
Firefighters of the Portuguese National Republican Guard work to stop a forest fire from reaching the village of Avelar, central Portugal, at sunrise Sunday, June 18 2017. -AP Photo/Armando Franca Firefighters work to put out a forest fire near Bouca, in central Portugal, June 18, 2017. - REUTERS/Rafael Marchante A forest fire is seen near Bouca, in central Portugal, June 18, 2017. -
 REUTERS/Rafael Marchante Firefighters work to put out a forest fire near Bouca, in central Portugal, June 18, 2017. - REUTERS/Rafael Marchante A forest fire is seen near Tojeira, Pedrogao Grande, in central Portugal, June 18, 2017. - REUTERS/Rafael Marchante A burned car is seen in the aftermath of a forest fire near Pedrogao Grande, in central Portugal, June 18, 2017. - REUTERS/Rafael Marchante Smoke is seen on the IC8 motorway during a forest fire near Pedrogao Grande, in central Portugal, June 18, 2017. - REUTERS/Rafael Marchante ]]>
http://english.astroawani.com/photos/album/temporary-tittle-forest-fire-portugal-4469 Sun, 18 Jun 2017 21:08:06 +0800 4469
<![CDATA[Huge fire engulfs 27-storey London tower block]]> (8 Photos)
Smoke and flames rise from a building on fire in London, Wednesday, June 14, 2017. Metropolitan Police in London say they Smoke and flames rise from a building on fire in London, Wednesday, June 14, 2017. Metropolitan Police in London say they Smoke and flames rise from a building on fire in London, Wednesday, June 14, 2017. Metropolitan Police in London say they A person peers out of a window from a building on fire in London, Wednesday, June 14, 2017. Metropolitan Police in London say they Smoke rises from a building on fire in London, Wednesday, June 14, 2017. A massive fire raced through the high-rise apartment building in west London early Wednesday, emergency officials said. - AP Photo/Matt Dunham Firefighters wait to start their shift after a massive fire raged in a 27-floor high-rise apartment building in London, Wednesday, June 14, 2017. London Smoke rises from a building on fire in London, Wednesday, June 14, 2017. Metropolitan Police in London say they Emergency service responders and local people at a cordon surrounding the fire that has engulfed the 27-storey Grenfell Tower in west London. More than 200 firefighters were sent to tackle the blaze and London Ambulance Service said 30 people had been taken to five hospitals. - Rick Findler/PA Wire ]]>
http://english.astroawani.com/photos/album/huge-fire-engulfs-27-storey-london-tower-block-4465 Wed, 14 Jun 2017 22:57:46 +0800 4465
<![CDATA[Microsoft unveils Xbox One X]]> (8 Photos)
The Xbox logo is seen while gamers wait for the Microsoft Xbox E3 2017 media briefing in Los Angeles, California, U.S., June 11, 2017. REUTERS/Kevork Djansezian Kareem Choudhry, Xbox Vice President, introduces the Xbox One X gaming console during the Xbox E3 2017 media briefing in Los Angeles, California, U.S., June 11, 2017. REUTERS/Kevork Djansezian Head of Microsoft Xbox Phil Spencer introduces the Xbox One X gaming console during the Xbox E3 2017 media briefing in Los Angeles, California, U.S., June 11, 2017. REUTERS/Kevork Djansezian Gamers interact with newly announced games and experiences at the Xbox Media Showcase at E3 2017 in Los Angeles on Monday, June 12, 2017. Photo by Casey Rodgers/Invision for Microsoft/AP Images Fans interact with the Xbox One X at the Xbox Media Showcase at E3 2017 in Los Angeles on Monday, June 12, 2017. Photo by Casey Rodgers/Invision for Microsoft/AP Images Gamers interact with newly announced games and experiences at the Xbox Media Showcase at E3 2017 in Los Angeles on Monday, June 12, 2017. Photo by Casey Rodgers/Invision for Microsoft/AP Images Fans interact with the Xbox One X at the Xbox Media Showcase at E3 2017 in Los Angeles on Monday, June 12, 2017. Photo by Casey Rodgers/Invision for Microsoft/AP Images The Xbox One X on display at the Xbox Media Showcase at E3 2017 in Los Angeles on Monday, June 12, 2017. Photo by Casey Rodgers/Invision for Microsoft/AP Images ]]>
http://english.astroawani.com/photos/album/microsoft-unveils-xbox-one-x-4463 Tue, 13 Jun 2017 09:29:11 +0800 4463
<![CDATA[Muslims around the country celebrate the holy month of Ramadan]]> (7 Photos)
Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak takes the opportunity to buy popiah rolls when visiting a Ramadan bazaar in Jalan Raja Alang, after performing Asar prayer at Masjid Jamek Kampung Baru, Kuala Lumpur on June 11, 2017. - fotoBERNAMA Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi mingles with the crowd when attending a programme on noble values in conjunction with the month of Ramadan at Tuanku Syed Putra Mosque, Kangar, June 11, 2017. - fotoBERNAMA Noha Foundation volunteers attend to children from the Madrasah Hashimiah in making preparations for the coming Aidilfitri during the Foreign tourists also take the opportunity to experience the breaking of fast with Muslims during the Iftar@KL event at Dataran Merdeka, Kuala Lumpur, June 10, 2017. - fotoBERNAMA People attending the recitation of Quran event at a Tadarus programme organised for the Padang Terap Parliament, in Naka, Kedah, June 10, 2017. - fotoBERNAMA Sarawak Minister of Welfare, Community Well Being, Women, Family and Childhood Development Datuk Fatimah Abdullah (2nd right) joins a gotong royong event to prepare Aidilfitri packages for security forces and enforcement personnel at Wisma Wanita, Kuching, June 10, 2017. - fotoBERNAMA Mohd Jafri Abdul Rashid, 60, reads the Quran at Masjid Negeri Sultan Ahmad Satu, Kuantan, June 9, 2017. - fotoBERNAMA ]]>
http://english.astroawani.com/photos/album/kemeriahan-sambutan-ramadan-di-seluruh-malaysia-4461 Mon, 12 Jun 2017 22:43:31 +0800 4461
<![CDATA[Britons head to the polls]]> (7 Photos)
A voter leaves a polling station in Garthorpe, Britain, June 8, 2017. - REUTERS/Paul Childs Nuns leave after voting at a polling station in Hyde Park, London, Britain, June 8, 2017. - REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne Britain The Fox and Hounds public house is used as a temporary polling station in Christmas Common, Watlington, Britain, June 8, 2017. - REUTERS/Eddie Keogh A woman holds her polling card and identification as she waits to vote outside a polling station on general election day in London, Britain, June 8, 2017. - REUTERS/Neil Hall A police officer stands on duty outside a polling station in Tower Hamlets, London, Britain, June 8, 2017. - REUTERS/Hannah McKay Jeremy Corbyn, leader of Britain ]]>
http://english.astroawani.com/photos/album/britain-votes-4459 Fri, 09 Jun 2017 01:34:58 +0800 4459
<![CDATA[Islamist militants strike heart of Tehran, Iran blames Saudis]]> (8 Photos)
Smoke is seen during a gunmen attack at the parliament Members of Iranian forces are seen during an attack on the Iranian parliament in central Tehran, Iran, June 7, 2017. - Tasnim News Agency/Handout via REUTERS Members of Iranian forces run during an attack on the Iranian parliament in central Tehran, Iran, June 7, 2017. - Tasnim News Agency/Handout via REUTERS Members of Iranian forces take cover during an attack on the Iranian parliament in central Tehran, Iran, June 7, 2017. - Tasnim News Agency/Handout via REUTERS Smoke is seen during an attack on the Iranian parliament in central Tehran, Iran, June 7, 2017. - Tasnim News Agency/Handout via REUTERS Women are seen inside the parliament during an attack in central Tehran, Iran, June 7, 2017. - TIMA via REUTERS Iranian lawmakers sit inside the parliament during an attack in central Tehran, Iran, June 7, 2017. - TIMA via REUTERS A boy is evacuated during an attack on the Iranian parliament in central Tehran, Iran, June 7, 2017. - Omid Vahabzadeh/TIMA via REUTERS ]]>
http://english.astroawani.com/photos/album/islamist-militants-strike-heart-tehran-iran-blames-saudis-4457 Thu, 08 Jun 2017 07:45:58 +0800 4457
<![CDATA[Urban farming in Brooklyn]]> (11 Photos)
LED lights glow from a cluster of 10 hydroponic climate controlled farms housed in repurposed 320-square-foot metal shipping containers where entrepreneur farmers enrolled in the "Square Roots" farming program are growing and selling a variety of organic greens in the parking lot of a former Pfizer factory in the Brooklyn Borough of New York City, U.S. on May 23, 2017. Picture taken May 23, 2017. - REUTERS/Mike Segar Farmer Nabeela Lakhani works on racks of greens growing inside her hydroponic climate controlled farm, one of 10 repurposed 320-square-foot metal shipping containers where entrepreneur farmers enrolled in the "Square Roots" farming program are growing and selling a variety of greens in the parking lot of a former Pfizer factory in the Brooklyn Borough of New York City, U.S., on May 5, 2017. Picture taken May 5, 2017. - REUTERS/Mike Segar Farmer Erik Groszyk holds a rack of Buttercrunch lettuce growing inside his hydroponic climate controlled farm, one of 10 repurposed 320-square-foot metal shipping containers where entrepreneur farmers enrolled in the "Square Roots" farming program are growing and selling a variety of greens in the parking lot of a former Pfizer factory in the Brooklyn Borough of New York City, U.S. on May 5, 2017. Picture taken May 5, 2017. - REUTERS/Mike Segar Farmer Erik Groszyk holds a rack of Tuscan Kale growing inside his hydroponic climate controlled farm, one of 10 repurposed 320-square-foot metal shipping containers where entrepreneur farmers enrolled in the "Square Roots" farming program are growing and selling a variety of greens in the parking lot of a former Pfizer factory in the Brooklyn Borough of New York City, U.S. on May 5, 2017. Picture taken May 5, 2017. - REUTERS/Mike Segar Tuscan Kale is seen growing under LED lights inside a hydroponic climate controlled farm, one of 10 repurposed 320-square-foot metal shipping containers where entrepreneur farmers enrolled in the "Square Roots" farming program are growing and selling a variety of greens in the parking lot of a former Pfizer factory in the Brooklyn Borough of New York City, U.S. on May 5, 2017. Picture taken May 5, 2017. - REUTERS/Mike Segar Farmer Erik Groszyk holds a tray mustard green seedlings for transplanting that are growing inside his hydroponic climate controlled farm, one of 10 repurposed 320-square-foot metal shipping containers where entrepreneur farmers enrolled in the "Square Roots" farming program are growing and selling a variety of greens in the parking lot of a former Pfizer factory in the Brooklyn Borough of New York City, U.S. on May 5, 2017. Picture taken May 5, 2017. - REUTERS/Mike Segar Farmer Erik Groszyk holds a tray mustard green seedlings for transplanting that are growing inside his hydroponic climate controlled farm, one of 10 repurposed 320-square-foot metal shipping containers where entrepreneur farmers enrolled in the "Square Roots" farming program are growing and selling a variety of greens in the parking lot of a former Pfizer factory in the Brooklyn Borough of New York City, U.S. on May 5, 2017. Picture taken May 5, 2017. - REUTERS/Mike Segar Tuscan and Red Russian Kale are seen growing inside Farmer Erik Groszyk Farmer Erik Groszyk (L) hand delivers a package of freshly harvested greens to a client at the offices of Kickstarter Inc, in Brooklyn, New York, that were grown in his hydroponic climate controlled farm, one of 10 repurposed 320-square-foot metal shipping containers where entrepreneur farmers enrolled in the "Square Roots" farming program are growing and selling a variety of greens in the parking lot of a former Pfizer factory in the Brooklyn Borough of New York City, U.S. on May 5, 2017. Picture taken May 5, 2017. - REUTERS/Mike Segar Farmer Erik Groszyk works inside his hydroponic climate controlled farm, one of 10 repurposed 320-square-foot metal shipping containers where entrepreneur farmers enrolled in the "Square Roots" farming program are growing and selling a variety of greens in the parking lot of a former Pfizer factory in the Brooklyn Borough of New York City, U.S. on May 5, 2017. Picture taken May 5, 2017. -
 REUTERS/Mike Segar Farmer Nabeela Lakhani carries a bag of packaged greens for delivery through the subway that were grown inside her hydroponic climate controlled farm, one of 10 repurposed 320-square-foot metal shipping containers where entrepreneur farmers enrolled in the "Square Roots" farming program are growing and selling a variety of greens in the parking lot of a former Pfizer factory in the Brooklyn Borough of New York City, U.S. on May 5, 2017.  Picture taken May 5, 2017. - REUTERS/Mike Segar ]]>
http://english.astroawani.com/photos/album/urban-farming-brooklyn-4456 Wed, 07 Jun 2017 18:28:06 +0800 4456
<![CDATA[One Love Manchester Concert]]> (10 Photos)
One Love Manchester is raising money for those affected by the bombing at the end of Ariana Grande Security staff check people arriving for the One Love Manchester benefit concert for the victims of last month Singers will.i.am, from left, apl.de.ap, Ariana Grande and Taboo perform at the One Love Manchester tribute concert in Manchester, north western England. - Dave Hogan via AP Singers Ariana Grande, left, and Miley Cyrus perform at the One Love Manchester tribute concert in Manchester, north western England, - Dave Hogan via AP Singer Robbie Williams performs at the One Love Manchester tribute concert in Manchester, north western England. - Dave Hogan via AP Singer Justin Bieber performs at the One Love Manchester tribute concert in Manchester, north western England, Sunday, June 4, 2017. - Dave Hogan via AP Singers Liam Gallagher, left, and Chris Martin perform at the One Love Manchester tribute concert in Manchester, north western England - Dave Hogan via AP Singers Perrie Edwards, from left, Jesy Nelson, Leigh-Anne Pinnock and Jade Thirlwall from the band Little Mix perform at the One Love Manchester tribute concert in Manchester, north western England. - Dave Hogan via AP Singers Howard Donald, from left, Gary Barlow and Mark Owen from the band Take That perform at the One Love Manchester tribute concert in Manchester, north western England. - Dave Hogan via AP Singers Katy Perry, Pharrell Williams, and Niall Horan perform at the One Love Manchester tribute concert in Manchester, north western England, Sunday, June 4, 2017. - Dave Hogan via AP ]]>
http://english.astroawani.com/photos/album/one-love-manchester-concert-4455 Mon, 05 Jun 2017 12:08:48 +0800 4455
<![CDATA[Terror attack in London Bridge]]> (10 Photos)
Police attend to an incident on London Bridge in London, Britain, June 3, 2017. - Reuters / Hannah McKay Police officers on Borough High Street as police are dealing with a "major incident" at London Bridge. Saturday June 3, 2017. - Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire A paramedic rushes to the scene as  police are dealing with a "major incident" at London Bridge. Saturday June 3, 2017. - Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire People walking down Borough High Street as police are dealing with an incident on London Bridge in London, Saturday, June 3, 2017.    Witnesses reported a vehicle hitting pedestrians and injured people on the ground. - Dominic Lipinski/PA via AP Police officers guard the approach to Southwark Bridge after an incident near London Bridge in London, Britain June 4, 2017. - REUTERS/Neil Hall People leave the area with their hands up after an incident near London Bridge in London, Britain June 4, 2017. - REUTERS/Neil Hall Police officers stand with people evacuated from the area after an incident near London Bridge in London, Britain June 4, 2017. - REUTERS/Neil Hall Police officers guard the approach to Southwark Bridge after an incident near London Bridge in London, Britain June 4, 2017. - REUTERS/Neil Hall People speak with a police officer after an incident near London Bridge in London, Britain June 4, 2017 - REUTERS/Hannah Mckay People leave the area wearing foil blankets after an incident near London Bridge in London, Britain June 4, 2017. - REUTERS/Hannah Mckay ]]>
http://english.astroawani.com/photos/album/incident-london-bridge-4453 Sun, 04 Jun 2017 08:39:25 +0800 4453
<![CDATA[7 tahfiz students killed in Kuala Krai accident]]> (5 Photos)
A horrifying sight greet onlookers at the scene of the accident involving 14 tahfiz students of Pusat Tahfiz Al-Hashimi Kampung Tualang today. In the 9.40am incident, seven students were killed when their van skidded and rammed into a house. Another seven students in the van were injured in the 9.40am tragedy at Kampung Telekung near Kuala Krai, Kelantan. The students, all male aged between 14 and 18 from Pusat Tahfiz Al-Hashimi Kampung Tualang, were headed to the Sultan Mohammad IV Stadium to attend Ramadan Tadarus organised by the state government when the incident took place. - BERNAMApic The van carrying 14 tahfiz students skidded and rammed into a house at Kampung Telekung near Kuala Krai in Kelantan. The tragedy claimed the lives of seven teenagers while seven others were injured. The students, all male aged between 14 and 18 from Pusat Tahfiz Al-Hashimi Kampung Tualang, were headed to the Sultan Mohammad IV Stadium to attend Ramadan Tadarus organised by the state government when the incident took place. - BERNAMApic The police marking out the scene where the incident occurred and claimed the lives of seven students of Pusat Tahfiz Al-Hashimi Kampung Tualang. In the 9.40am incident, seven students were killed when their van skidded and rammed into a house. Another seven students in the van were injured in the tragedy at Kampung Telekung near Kuala Krai, Kelantan. The students, all male aged between 14 and 18 from Pusat Tahfiz Al-Hashimi Kampung Tualang, were headed to the Sultan Mohammad IV Stadium to attend Ramadan Tadarus organised by the state government when the incident took place. - BERNAMApic Family members helping hospital workers and police to carry the remains of a victim at the Kuala Krai Hospital here today. In the 9.40am incident, seven students were killed when their van skidded and rammed into a house. Another seven students in the van were injured in the 9.40am tragedy at Kampung Telekung near Kuala Krai, Kelantan. The students, all male aged between 14 and 18 from Pusat Tahfiz Al-Hashimi Kampung Tualang, were headed to the Sultan Mohammad IV Stadium to attend Ramadan Tadarus organised by the state government when the incident took place. - BERNAMApic Family members could not contain their griefs as they watch the remains of one of the victims being carried into Kuala Krai Hospital morgue today. In the 9.40am incident, seven students were killed when their van skidded and rammed into a house. Another seven students in the van were injured in the 9.40am tragedy at Kampung Telekung near Kuala Krai, Kelantan. The students, all male aged between 14 and 18 from Pusat Tahfiz Al-Hashimi Kampung Tualang, were headed to the Sultan Mohammad IV Stadium to attend Ramadan Tadarus organised by the state government when the incident took place. - BERNAMApic ]]>
http://english.astroawani.com/photos/album/van-pelajar-tahfiz-rempuh-rumah-4452 Fri, 02 Jun 2017 17:35:52 +0800 4452
<![CDATA[Gunfire, explosions at Manila resort]]> (7 Photos)
Evacuated employees and guests of hotels stand along a road and watch as smoke billows from a Resorts World building in Pasay City, Metro Manila, Philippines June 2, 2017. REUTERS/Erik De Castro An armoured fighting vehicle (AFV) arrives near the Resorts World Manila after gunshots and explosions were heard in Pasay City, Metro Manila, Philippines June 2, 2017. REUTERS/Erik De Castro Tourists are pictured after being evacuated from a Resorts World building in Pasay City, Metro Manila, Philippines June 2, 2017. REUTERS/Erik De Castro Policemen stand guard near evacuated employees of a hotel near a situation at a Resorts World building, in Pasay City, Metro Manila, Philippines June 2, 2017. REUTERS/Erik De Castro A security guard stops photographers from entering the vicinity of Resorts World Manila after gunshots and explosions were heard in Pasay City, Metro Manila, Philippines June 2, 2017. REUTERS/Erik De Castro Armed security officers walk outside a hotel at the Resorts World Manila complex, early Friday, June 2, 2017, in Manila, Philippines. Gunshots and explosions rang out early Friday at a mall, casino and hotel complex near Manila An injured man drinks water after gunshots and explosions rang out early Friday, June 2, 2017, at the Resorts World Manila complex near Manila ]]>
http://english.astroawani.com/photos/album/gunfire-explosions-manila-resort-4449 Fri, 02 Jun 2017 09:06:49 +0800 4449
<![CDATA[Ant Hunting Here We Go !]]> (7 Photos)
A view of ant larvae and ants feeding on honey, belonging to an enthusiast who rented a house to keep his ants, in Johor Bahru, Malaysia, April 19, 2017. - REUTERS/Edgar Su Chris Chan, an ant collector, holds up a queen ant at a house he rented to keep his ants in Johor Bahru, Malaysia. While most ants in Singapore are harmless, the insects are often regarded as a nuisance. That is something Chris Chan is hoping to change. - REUTERS/Edgar Su An ant catcher shows the containers he uses for catching ants at a public housing estate in Singapore, May 3, 2017. - REUTERS/Edgar Su Denise Ong, 20, catches ants with a test tube on a pedestrian bridge near the central business district in Singapore. - REUTERS/Edgar Su Denise Ong, 20, checks lamps for ants as joggers run past in Singapore. - REUTERS/Edgar Su A curious resident looks at ants caught by a group of enthusiasts at a public housing estate in Singapore. - REUTERS/Edgar Su People catch ants with a test tube at a public housing estate in Singapore. - REUTERS/Edgar Su ]]>
http://english.astroawani.com/photos/album/ant-hunting-here-we-go-4447 Thu, 01 Jun 2017 10:30:30 +0800 4447