Sunday 28 May 2017

G7 protest

Oxfam activists wearing masks of the leaders attending the G7 summit stage a protest in Giardini Naxos, near the venue of the G7 summit in the Sicilian town of Taormina, southern Italy. Heads of States and Governments of the G7, the group of most industrialised economies, plus the European Unio


Race rush in Monaco

German Formula One driver Pascal Wehrlein of Sauber F1 Team in action during the second practice session at Monte Carlo circuit in Monaco on May 25. The 2017 Formula One Grand Prix of Monaco will take place on May 28. EPA/Valdrin Xhemaj  


Mosul battle continues

A member of Iraqi federal police force takes position in front of an Islamic State militants' position during a battle at Dawasa district in the centre of western Mosul city, Iraq on May 24. The Iraqi forces will launch a new operation to retake the old city area which still under IS contro


Digital learning

A woman looks at a robot during the Digital Business World Congress in Madrid, Spain on May 23.The event runs from May 23 to 25. EPA/Chema Moya  


Joining hands for peace

A handout photo made available by the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) shows US President Donald J Trump (R), US First Lady Melania Trump (R-2), King Salman bin Abdulaziz al-Saud of Saudi Arabia (C) and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi (L) opening the World Center for Countering Extremist Though


Robocop in Dubai

Dubai Police has welcomed a new member to its force - a robot policeman. The super smart cop, the world’s first operational robot policeman, stands 170 cm tall and weighs 100 kg and is equipped with an emotion detector which can recognise gestures and hand signals from up to 1.5 m away. T


No news day

A man reads a Sozcu newspaper published with blank pages to protest the latest operations against the newspaper by Turkish police, in Istanbul, Turkey on May 20. Turkish police started an operation on opposition Sozcu Newspaper and arrest the owner and three employees over alleged ties to the m


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