Earthquake that shook China and other pictures from this week

Published: 11th August 2017 05:08 PM  |   Last Updated: 12th August 2017 03:38 PM  

At least 12 people were killed when a 6.5-magnitude earthquake struck southwestern China on Tuesday. A tour bus damaged during an earthquake is seen in Jiuzhaigou. ( Photo | AFP )
12 people were killed when a 6.5-magnitude earthquake struck southwestern China on Tuesday. A tour bus damaged during an earthquake is seen in Jiuzhaigou. ( Photo | AFP )
Venkaiah Naidu took the oath as India's Vice President on August 11 2017. He won the August 5 poll after defeating former West Bengal Governor and Mahatma Gandhi's grandson Gopalkrishna Gandhi.  ( Photo | PTI )
Venkaiah Naidu took the oath as India's Vice President on August 11 2017. He won the August 5 poll after defeating former West Bengal Governor and Mahatma Gandhi's grandson Gopalkrishna Gandhi.  ( Photo | PTI )
People offer prayers at the Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima, western Japan, Sunday, Aug. 6, 2017, to mark the 72nd anniversary of the world's first atomic bombing that killed 140,000 people in 1945. (Photo |AP )
People offer prayers at the Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima, western Japan, Sunday, Aug. 6, 2017, to mark the 72nd anniversary of the world's first atomic bombing that killed 140,000 people in 1945. ( Photo | AP )
United States' Justin Gatlin bows to Jamaica's Usain Bolt after winning the Men's 100 meters final during the World Athletics Championships in London Saturday, Aug. 5, 2017. (Photo | AP)
United States' Justin Gatlin bows to Jamaica's Usain Bolt after winning the Men's 100 meters final during the World Athletics Championships in London Saturday, Aug. 5, 2017. ( Photo | AP )
Five people have been killed in post-election violence in Kenya after opposition leader Raila Odinga claimed 'massive' fraud in Tuesday's vote. ( Photo | AP )
Five people have been killed in post-election violence in Kenya after opposition leader Raila Odinga claimed 'massive' fraud in Tuesday's vote. ( Photo | AP )
The Maratha Kranti Morcha marched towards Mumbai demanding reservations for the Maratha community members in jobs and educational institutions. ( Photo | EPS )
The Maratha Kranti Morcha marched towards Mumbai demanding reservations for the Maratha community members in jobs and educational institutions. ( Photo | EPS )
Nepal's living goddess Kumari, watches a parade during Mataya Festival in Lalitpur, Nepal. ( Photo | AP )
Nepal's living goddess Kumari, watches a parade during Mataya Festival in Lalitpur, Nepal. ( Photo | AP )
Sikh Americans across the country marked the tragic anniversary of Oak Creek massacre by conducting seva, a central tenet of Sikhism requiring selfless service to those in need, visible through the hashtag #RememberOakCreek. ( Photo | AP )
Sikh Americans across the country marked the tragic anniversary of Oak Creek massacre by conducting seva, a central tenet of Sikhism requiring selfless service to those in need, visible through the hashtag #RememberOakCreek. ( Photo | AP )
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