Pictures of the day

A selection of images from around the world

  • Fishermen clean their nets after fishing at sunset in Banda Aceh. AFP / Chaideer MAHYUDDIN

  • Artisanal fish smokers carry a basket filled paper which is tied with wood shavings to help smoke fish quicker, along the coastline in Bargny. AFP / JOHN WESSELS

  • Palestinian girls swing and play next to their house in Khan Yunis in the southern Gaza Strip. AFP / MAHMUD HAMS

  • A Hindu devotee sanitizes a temporary platform, next to an idol of Hindu god Ganesh, the deity of prosperity, ahead of the Ganesh Chaturthi festival, amidst the coronavirus disease outbreak, in Kolkata, India. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

  • People enjoy a music party inside a swimming pool at the Wuhan Maya Beach Park, in Wuhan, Hubei province, China. REUTERS/Stringer

  • Former nurse Marleen Gorlias, 68, poses with garden gnomes, which are part of her collection of more than 100 figurines, in her house in Koksijde, Belgium. REUTERS/Yves Herman

  • Bill Nichols, 84, works to save his home as the LNU Lightning Complex fires tear through Vacaville, Calif. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)

  • One of the casts dressed as zombies prepares before performing a demonstration of a drive-in haunted house show at a garage in Tokyo. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)

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