Category: World

Health worker bends a metal pole by pressing it into his eye

HANOI: Ngo Chien Thuat, a traditional health worker, bends a metal pole by pressing it into his eye as he…

Vladimir Putin sworn in as Russia’s President

MOSCOW: Russian President Vladimir Putin (R) greets supporters after an inauguration ceremony in Cathedral Square at the Kremlin in Moscow,…

Russian service women march

MOSCOW: Russian service women march during a rehearsal for the Victory Day parade at Red Square in Moscow, Russia May…

Donald Trump holds an umbrella as he arrives at Dallas Love

DALLAS: US President Donald Trump holds an umbrella as he arrives at Dallas Love Field in the rain on his…

Policemen detain opposition supporters during a protest

MOSCOW: Policemen detain opposition supporters during a protest ahead of President Vladimir Putin's inauguration ceremony, Moscow, Russia May 5, 2018.…

A black kite flies past a cat to catch a piece of meat

KARACHI: A black kite flies past a cat to catch a piece of meat, left by people who believe feeding…

Nicolas Maduro speaks during a campaign rally

CARACAS: Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro speaks during a campaign rally in Caracas, Venezuela May 4, 2018. REUTERS

A military officer casts her ballot during the early voting

KUALA LUMPUR: A military officer casts her ballot during the early voting ahead of the 14th general election on May…

70th anniversary of the “Women’s Union”

FRANKFURT:- German Chancellor Angela Merkel celebrates the 70th anniversary of the "Women's Union" of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) in…

Hundreds of Palestinians injured in Friday’s Gaza protests

A Palestinian woman protester hurls stones towards Israeli forces during clashes along the border with the Gaza strip east of…

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un meets with Chinese State Councillor Wang Yi

PYONGYANG: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un meets with Chinese State Councillor Wang Yi, in this undated photo released by…

Xi Jinping speaks at an event commemorating

BEIJING: Chinese President Xi Jinping speaks at an event commemorating the 200th birth anniversary of Karl Marx, in Beijing, China…

Donald Trump participates in the National Day of Prayer ceremony

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump participates in the National Day of Prayer ceremony at the White House in Washington, U.S.,…

Newly-wed Palestinian couple and medics

Newly-wed Palestinian couple and medics Muadh Al-Raqab (C) and Hadeel Al-Najjar (C-L) pose for a family photo outside a tent…

Local government elections in London

LONDON: Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May and her husband Philip arrive to vote in local government elections in London, May…

British Airways passenger plane flies in front of the moon

LONDON: A British Airways passenger plane flies in front of the moon above London, Britain, May 3, 2018. REUTERS

Mike Pompeo Swearing In Ceremony

WASHINGTON: U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is sworn in by U.S. Vice President Mike Pence (R) as U.S. President…

Fast Train project

JAKARTA: State-owned Enterprises Minister, Rini Soemarno (L), along with China Railway Corporation (CRC) general manager, Lu Dongfu (2nd L), receive…

President of France Emmanuel Macron greets Australian Minister for Foreign Affairs Julie Bishop

SYDNEY: President of France Emmanuel Macron greets Australian Minister for Foreign Affairs Julie Bishop as Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull…

Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan shakes hands with South Korea’s President Moon Jae-in

SEOUL: Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan shakes hands with South Korea's President Moon Jae-in during a meeting at the presidential…