Find today's news in pics from India and around the world for September 22, 2022
Vice President Jagdeep Dhankhar and his wife Sudesh Dhankhar being welcomed by Assam Governor Jagdish Mukhi and Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma, upon their arrival in Guwahati.
Mortal remains of comedian Raju Srivastava being carried for cremation at Nigambodh Ghat in New Delhi. Srivastava passed away at the age of 58 after being hospitalised for more than 40 days in Delhi, on Wednesday.
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar with Foreign Minister of Dominican Republic Robalsdq Alvarez at the UN HQs.
Family members and relatives of Popular Front of India Delhi unit head Parvez, after National Investigation Agency (NIA) arrested him during a raid by multi-agencies led by NIA for allegedly supporting terror activities in the country, in New Delhi.
In this photo provided by the Ukrainian Security service Press Office, Ukrainian soldiers released in a prisoner exchange between Russia and Ukraine, hold the Ukrainian flag close to Chernihiv, Ukraine. Ukraine announced a high-profile prisoner swap early Thursday that culminated months of efforts to free many of the Ukrainian fighters who defended a steel plant in Mariupol during a long Russian siege.
The Soyuz-2.1A rocket booster with Soyuz MS-22 space ship carrying a new crew to the International Space Station, ISS, blasts off at the Russian leased Baikonur cosmodrome, Kazakhstan, Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2022. The Russian rocket carries NASA astronaut Frank Rubio, Roscosmos cosmonauts Sergey Prokopyev and Dmitri Petelin.
A migrant eats on the deck of the Spanish NGO Open Arms lifeguard ship after being rescued from open waters during a rescue operation in an international waters zone of the Mediterranean sea. More than four hundred migrants from Egypt, Syria, Pakistan Bangladesh, Eritrea, Sudan, Ethiopia, Somalia, were rescued by NGO Open Arms crew members.
In this photo taken by an individual not employed by the Associated Press and obtained by the AP outside Iran, protesters chant slogans during a protest over the death of a woman who was detained by the morality police, in downtown Tehran, Iran. Iranians saw their access to Instagram, one of the few Western social media platforms still available in the country, disrupted following days of the mass protests.
Families take a refuge at a camp after leaving their flood-hit homes, in Jaffarabad, a district of Baluchistan province, Pakistan. Devastating floods in Pakistan's worst-hit province have killed 10 more people in the past day, including four children, officials said Wednesday as the U.N. children's agency renewed its appeal for $39 million to help the most vulnerable flood victims.
Riot police detain demonstrators during a protest against mobilization in Moscow, Russia. Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered a partial mobilization of reservists in Russia, effective immediately. He risks a deeply unpopular step that follows humiliating setbacks for his troops nearly seven months after invading Ukraine.
US President of the United States Joe Biden addresses the 77th session of the United Nations General Assembly at U.N. headquarters.
In this photo provided by the Ukrainian Security service Press Office, Ukrainian soldiers, who were released in a prisoner exchange between Russia and Ukraine, smile close to Chernihiv, Ukraine.
Fog surrounds buildings of the banking districts in Frankfurt, Germany. In foreground the city of Kronberg.
In this image made from a video released by the Russian Presidential Press Service, Russian President Vladimir Putin addresses the nation in Moscow, Russia.
US President Joe Biden addresses to the 77th session of the United Nations General Assembly at U.N. headquarters.
Members of the rescue service work to clean the debris and unstable structures that could fall, on the roof of a residential building that was damaged after a Russian attack in Kharkiv, Ukraine.
President of Iran Ebrahim Raisi holds up a photo of slain Iranian Gen. Qassem Soleimani, as he addresses the 77th session of the United Nations General Assembly at U.N. headquarters.
External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar during a meeting with UK Foreign Secretary James Cleverly, in USA.
British Prime Minister Liz Truss and US President Joe Biden hold a bilateral meeting during the 77th UN General Assembly at the UN building in New York.
Ukrainian Valeriy Bondar, left, fights for the ball with Scotland's Che Adams during the UEFA Nations League soccer match between Scotland and Ukraine, at Hampden Park, in Glasgow, Scotland.
Vice President Jagdeep Dhankhar in a meeting with former chief minister of Haryana Om Prakash Chautala, at Upa-Rashtrapati Nivas in New Delhi.
A security person keeps vigil outside the Popular Front of India (PFI) party office in Navi Mumbai. A multi-agency operation was spearheaded by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) on the PFI in 11 states for allegedly supporting terror activities in the country.
Union Parliamentary Affairs, Coal and Mines Minister Pralhad Joshi speaks during Technical Term Review Meeting of GSI (Geological Survey of India) at Geological Survey of India Central HQ, in Kolkata.
Vehicles wade through the waterlogged Delhi-Gurugram Expressway service road after monsoon rains, in Gurugram.
Youngsters undergo physical test as part of Indian Army recruitment ‘Agniveer’ programme at Morhabadi grounds in Ranchi.
Daily wage employees of Public Health Engineering Department of J&K stage a protest demanding regularisation of their jobs, outside BJP office in Jammu.
The 'Kala Samhara Moorthy' idol of Lord Shiva.
Agitators from the Kurmi community stage a protest to press for their demand for Scheduled Tribe (ST) status, in West Medinipur district.
Relatives of comedian Raju Srivastava react during his funeral at Nigambodh Ghat in New Delhi. Srivastava passed away at the age of 58 after being hospitalised for more than 40 days in Delhi, on Wednesday.
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi and others during the 15th day of party's 'Bharat Jodo Yatra' in Ernakulam, Kerala.
Police personnel during a raid of National Investigation Agency (NIA) at the residence of a functionary of Popular Front of India (PFI), in Madurai. NIA along with other agencies conducted raids at the offices of Popular Front of India (PFI) and Social Democratic Party of India (SDPI) across the country as part of its search against people supporting terror groups.
Police personnel during a raid of National Investigation Agency (NIA) at the residence of a Social Democratic Party of India (SDPI) leader, in Pathanamthitta. NIA along with other agencies conducted raids at the offices of Popular Front of India (PFI) and Social Democratic Party of India (SDPI) across the country as part of its search against people supporting terror groups, on Thursday.
A view of Neptune’s rings, captured by NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope.
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi addresses a press conference during the party's 'Bharat Jodo Yatra', in Ernakulam district.
CPI(M) General Secretary Sitaram Yechury during the party's 'Bharat Bachao' rally at Gandhi Maidan in Patna.
Jharkhand Governor Ramesh Bais and Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren with the family members of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) jawan Chitaranjan Kumar, during a ceremony to pay last respects to Kumar, in Ranchi. Kumar got injured in an encounter with Maoists in Chatra on September 18, and later succumbed to his injuries at a hospital in Ranchi.
Students participate in a flash mob as a tribute to the cultural diversity of India, at Churchgate Railway Station in Mumbai.
Police personnel try to disperse fans gathered to buy tickets for India vs Australia cricket match, following a stampede at Gymkhana Ground in Hyderabad. At least 4 people suffered injuries in the incident, according to officials.
BJP MP and Bollywood actor Hema Malini during inauguration of a new 50-seater intercity rail bus connecting Mathura-Vrindavan.
Uttar Pradesh Finance Minister Suresh Kumar Khanna speaks during the Monsoon Session of UP Assembly, at Vidhan Bhavan in Lucknow.
An artist gives final touches to an idol of Goddess Durga ahead of Durga Puja festival, in Karad.
Students take part in an awareness rally on wildlife conservation on the occasion of 'World Rhino Day' at Assam State Zoo in Guwahati.
Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh Chief Mohan Bhagwat during his visit to meet All India Imam Organisation Chief Umer Ahmed Ilyasi, at a mosque in New Delhi.
An artisan gives finishing touches to an idol of Goddess Durga, ahead of the Durga Puja celebrations, in Nadia.
Youngsters holding an umbrella walk down the Kartavya Path amid rainfall, in New Delhi.
Shikha Srivastava, wife of comedian Raju Srivastava during his funeral at Nigambodh Ghat in New Delhi. Srivastava passed away at the age of 58 after being hospitalised for more than 40 days in Delhi, on Wednesday.
Comedian Sunil Pal during the funeral of comedian Raju Srivastava, at Nigambodh Ghat in New Delhi.
Participants during National Rafting Championship at Pirdi in Kullu district.
One-horned rhinos graze inside the Burapahar Range of Kaziranga National Park, on World Rhino Day, in Nagaon district.
Artists give finishing touches to a painting of rhinoceros to create awareness on wildlife conservation, on World Rhino Day in Patna.
Members of Popular Front of India (PFI) being produced before CJM Court after a nationwide raid spearheaded by the National Investigation Agency (NIA), in Guwahati.
Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren (left) chairs a meeting of Jharkhand Ministers and United Progressive Alliance (UPA) MLAs, in Ranchi.
Rescue and relief operation underway after a portion of a five-storey building collapsed in Ulhasnagar, in Thane district. Atleast four people were killed in the mishap, according to officials.
The newly-built 'Hemanta Setu' (Tala Bridge) on the day of its inauguration of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, in Kolkata.
Religious clerics carry books recovered from the premises of Mohammad Ali Jauhar University, run by a trust headed by Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan, to a sessions court for deposition, in Rampur. These books were allegedly stolen from Madrasa Alia, according to police.
BJP National President JP Nadda being felicitated during a public meeting, at Karaikudi in Sivaganga district.
Rural artists perform at an art installation and exhibition organised to promote the upcoming Durga Puja festival, at Town Hall in Kolkata.
Samajwadi Party workers raise slogans during a protest against the remission of sentence given to the convicts of Bilkis Bano's case by Gujarat government, in Mumbai.
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLAs march towards the Punjab Raj Bhawan to protest against state governor Banwarilal Purohit’s decision to cancel the special assembly session, in Chandigarh.
Director & UNESCO Representative for UNESCO New Delhi Office Eric Falt looks at a copper installation of Lord Durga at an exhibition, in Kolkata. UNESCO has accorded the Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH) tag to Durga Puja.
Vikramaditya Singh and Ajatshatru Singh, grandsons of Maharaja Hari Singh with others during a felicitation programme, in Jammu. The J&K government has recently announced a public holiday on the birthday of Maharaja Hari Singh.
Books recovered from the premises of Mohammad Ali Jauhar University, run by a trust headed by Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan, being taken to a sessions court for deposition, in Rampur. These books were allegedly stolen from Madrasa Alia, according to police.
Popocatepetl volcano puffs ash, seen from Cholula, Mexico.