Thursday 29 September 2016

Typhoon toll

A man inspects a collapsed crane after typhoon Megi's passage in Hualien County, eastern Taiwan, September 28. Typhoon Megi hit Taiwan's east coast on September 27 afternoon, bringing strong wind and heavy rain, paralyzing land and air traffic. The storm left at least four people dead a


Yemenis mark World Tourism Day

Yemenis perform as three grooms (R) stand in front of the Dar al-Hajar (Rock Palace), perched atop a rock pinnacle at the Wadi Dhahr valley, north of Sana'a, Yemen on September 26. The historical five-storey Dar al-Hajar palace was built in 1786 AD. The United Nations World Tourism Day will


Show of might

An EXTRA 300 of Romanian Air Club (F) is seen on the runway during the airshow 'Chisinau International Air Show 2016' held to mark Civil Aviation Day at the International Airport of Chisinau, Moldova, on September 25.  EPA/Dumitru Doru  


High-rise hazard

A portion of a crane hangs from the side of a high-rise building after the crane collapsed, injuring at least three people in Sydney, Australia on September 25. Paramedics on the scene treated one person for a fractured arm before they were taken to the Royal North Shore Hospital, a second pers


Saving the species

Stuffed animals on the back of a delivery truck arrive at the Sandton Convention Centre as preparations for the CoP17 continue, in Johannesburg, South Africa on September 23. The Conference of Parties (CoP) starts today as 3,500 delegates converge to discuss topics including poaching, the trade


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