The week in pictures - The New Indian Express

The week in pictures

  • Typhoon Man-yi, one of the most powerful storms to lash Japan this season, was bearing down on Japan and went past Tokyo on Monday, leaving one dead and dumping torrential rains, damaging homes and flooding parts of the country's popular tourist destination of Kyoto, where hundreds of thousands of people were ordered to evacuate to shelters. (AP Photo)
  • Mount Sinabung spews volcanic materials from its crater as seen from Karo, North Sumatra, Indonesia. (AP Photo)
  • An international team of engineers is trying a never-before attempted strategy to set upright the luxury liner, which capsized after striking a reef in 2012 killing 32 people on the Tuscan Island of Giglio, Italy.. (AP Photo)
  • A ferry boat sails in front of the Costa Concordia ship lying on its side on the Tuscan Island of Giglio, Italy. (AP Photo)
  • An Iraqi man inspects the aftermath of Sunday's car bomb explosion at a commercial street in Baghdad's eastern neighborhood of Mashtal, Iraq. (AP Photo)
  • Indonesian workers march during a rally against cheap wages in Jakarta, Indonesia. (AP Photo)
  • U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, center, poses with French President Francois Hollande, second right, French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius, second left, and British Foreign Secretary William Hague, rear right, pose before a meeting at the Elysee presidential palace to discuss the ongoing problems in Syria, in Paris. (AP Photo)