College girls cover their faces with cloth & wearing sunglass to get some respite from the heat when they going to their home as the mercury rise 45ºc on a hot & humid day at Bolpur in Birbhum district.
An Italian business is taken down from the dome of St. Peter after two days of protest. The man staged the demonstration against against the misapplication of Bolkestein law to the Italian seaside sector.
The economic crisis in Portugal becomes more and more visible in the streets where many closed down shops with rolled down shutters are to be seen. More and more people lose their jobs and remain unemployed and elderly have their pensions reduced.
Don Andrea Gallo (Genoa, 18 July 1928) is an Italian presbyter, founder and leader of the community of San Benedetto al Porto of Genoa. He often call himself "priest of sidewalk", referring to his activity of help to poor and needy people.
As many as 10,000 people marched through the streets carrying banners and placards demanding that the government provide free public education on a day when Chile's President Sebastian Pinera's gave his final state of the nation speech.
A local schoolgirl desperate to help fellow victims of the tornado in Moore, received an overwhelming load of donations from other local well wishers in the area. She plans to distribute the aid in the coming days.
This small city, settled on the river Seine bank, is considered as the French main-city of inland water transport. Lot of barges stop there while sailing down to Le Havre, or up to Paris. Other barges, definitely moored at the pier, are used as home.
Palestinians wait to travel over the Rafah crossing point with Egypt in the southern Gaza Strip. The Rafah border crossing point between the Gaza Strip and Egypt was closed due to a kidnapping of police, which have since been released.
Violent incidents took place in Valparaiso after protesters clashed with police during an attempt to reach Chile's Congress. Two motorcycles were set on fire and a number of police officers and at least four soldiers suffered minor injuries.
Copacabana is a bairro (Neighbourhood) located in the Zona Sul (Southern zone) of the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. It is known for its 4 km balneario beach, which is one of the most famous in the world.
The 7th traditional Strongman Night took place in Kranj this Sunday. After being a part of Teden Mladih festival for the past six years, it became a standalone event and expanded its program. MMA fights joined in and a concert ended the show.
Estonian police have pulled over 15 cars and detained seven drivers taking part in Gumball 3000, an internationally followed road trip featuring celebrities and exotic cars. Estonian Court will have decided the destiny of those Gumballers on May 22.
"Emerging from the Crisis: Transformation of Companies in Europe" presented by the University of Pittsburgh, Katz Graduate School of Business in Prague, Czech Republic. Jane Gilson, COO Microsoft DE; Hannu Kasim ABB and Josef Kotrba, Deloitte.
Last year, Jean-François Carenco, Region Prefect based in Lyon, a town where four Romas died this week, gave identity cards to about 100 Romas. At the moment, he is trying to avoid a backlash from the extreme-right wing.
Luxury silk industry made the reputation of Lyon, but the know-how and the right gestures are now mainly in old workmen’s hands and the tradition runs the risk of ending with them. At Velours Blaffo, a worker makes precise hand adjustments on a loom.
Bosowa taxi company has begun to seriously to invest in Banyuwangi so as to serve the needs of customers requiring taxis. Fifty new vehicles are being made ready at the beginning of the investment and expansion of the business.
The 7th Strongman Night took place in Kranj. After being a part of the Teden Mladih festival for the past six years, it has now become a standalone event and expanded its program. MMA fights and a concert concluded the entertainment.
A rally was held in Dublin in response to the 67.5 billion euro bailout, and the Irish government's plans via Coilte State Forestry Company that owns 445,000 acres of prime forest, to sell off forest harvesting rights.
To make the 720th Surabaya birthday merrier, some 2,000 people took part in a blood donation event in Tunjungan Plaza. Participants included soldiers, police, and workers, and the donation scheme was organized by the Indonesia Red Cross.
Tea Party and FairTax groups gathered at the Georgia State Capitol Building in Atlanta, GA to express their disapproval of the way the IRS delayed the processing of applications submitted by various conservative groups for non-profit status.
Coach Graham Rowntree answered questions from the media 10 days ahead of their first match. Only 22 of the 37-man squad are on board, for the moment, with players from Leinster, Ulster, Northampton and Leicester set to join.
Several dozen students demonstrated before the Supreme Court building in Brno on arrival of the Czech President Milos Zeman. They were demonstrating against the decision not to appoint historian Martin C. Putna as college professor.
Jabbawockeez, an international hip-hop dance crew known for their exceptional dance routine, performed at Glorietta, Ayala, Makati. Hundreds of fans flocked the mall's activity center and welcomed the popular group with loud cheers.