Wednesday 22 February 2017

Messi promotes Egypt’s medical tourism drive

FC Barcelona's Argentinian striker Lionel Messi at the Mena House Hotel near the Pyramids of Giza to attend a press conference in Giza, Egypt on February 21. Messi arrived in Egypt on an one-day visit to promote the country's Tour n'Cure medical tourism campaign, which promotes tour


No to Trump

Protesters demonstrate against the proposed State visit to the UK of US President Donald J. Trump, in London, Britain on February 20. The British Parliament is debating the proposed visit of President Trump to Britain. Nearly two million Britons have signed a petition against his visit.  E


Tour of Oman

Participants cross the finish line of the Tour of Oman 2017 on the Corniche in Muttrah in the center of the capital Muscat on February 19.  EPA/Hamid Al-Qasmi  


A penny goes a long way

Competitors including Michelle Chia from Singapore (L) starts in the Novice race event, at the National Penny Farthing Championships in the historic town of Evandale, northern Tasmania, Australia on February 18. The annual event began in 1983, and attracts tourists and enthusiasts of the penny


Action in the air

Yakovlev Aerobatic team perform in the sky at the 'Aero India-2017' at the Yelahanka air base in Bengaluru, India. Over 550 defence and aerospace firms, including 279 foreign companies from 30 countries took part in the 11th biennial event being held at the Yelahanka air force base. Ind


Robot idol

The interactive humanoid robot 'Androidol U' is presented at a press event in Tokyo on February 15. Androidol U, whose name comes from 'android' and 'idol', aims to become a humanoid robot idol. The term idol refers in Japan to young starlets admired for their prettiness


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