Congress leader P Chidambaram addressing a press conference with party leaders Kapil Sibal and Abhishek Singhvi at AICC HQ, in New Delhi. The Delhi High Court on Tuesday refused to grant any protection from arrest to Chidambaram in the INX media case.
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar is greeted by the dignitaries on his arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport, in Kathmandu. Jaishankar arrived to participate in the 5th Joint Commission Meeting between India and Nepal and to take stock of the entire gamut of the bilateral relationship.
ITBP personnel conduct search operation at the site of wreckage of a private helicopter, which crashed while carrying relief material for the cloudburst-hit people of Arakot, near Moldi in Uttarkashi district. All three people onboard the helicopter died in the crash.
Officials and locals near the wreckage of a private helicopter, which crashed while carrying relief material for the cloudburst-hit people of Arakot, near Moldi in Uttarkashi district, . All three people onboard the helicopter died in the crash.
A policeman walks past the busts of Veer Savarkar, Subhash Chandra Bose and Bhagat Singh installed outside the Arts Faculty of Delhi University, in New Delhi. The Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad-led Delhi University Students' Union had installed the busts on Tuesday outside the Arts Faculty without permission, leading to a controversy.
Zambian President Edgar Chagwa Lungu pays ffloral tributes at the samadhi of Mahatma Gandhi, at Rajghat, in New Delhi. Minister of State for External Affairs and Parliamentary Affairs V. Muraleedharan is also seen.
Uttar Pradesh Governor Anandiben Patel and Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath in a group photo with the newly inducted ministers after their swearing-ing ceremony at Raj Bhawan in Lucknow. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath expanded his cabinet to include 23 new ministers.
India's Foreign Minister Subrahmanyam Jaishankar, left, arrives at Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu, Nepal. Jaishankar is on a two-day visit to attend the Nepal-India Joint Commission meeting.
In this file photo, former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Babulal Gaur meets party workers, at BJP State Headquarters, in Bhopal. Gaur (89) passed away on Wednesday, Aug 21, 2019, at a private hospital in Bhopal after prolonged illness.
President Ram Nath Kovind, center, shakes hand with his Zambian counterpart Edgar Chagwa Lunguin upon his arrival at the Indian presidential palace for a ceremonial reception as Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, right, watches in New Delhi. Lunguin is on a three day state visit to India.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, center, welcomes Zambian President Edgar Chagwa Lunguin upon his arrival at the Indian presidential palace as Indian President Ram Nath Kovind, right, watches in New Delhi.
Media personnel seen outside the residence of former union finance minister and Congress leader P Chidambaram, in New Delhi. The Delhi High Court on Tuesday refused to grant any protection from arrest to Chidambaram in the INX media case, the CBI issued a notice, asking him to appear before the investigation officer within two hours, after failing to find him at his residence.
In this photo, A woman stands next to an antenna at an NYU base camp at the Helheim glacier in Greenland. Summer 2019 is hitting the island hard with record-shattering heat and extreme melt. Scientists estimate that by the end of the summer, about 440 billion tons of ice, maybe more, will have melted or calved off Greenland's giant ice sheet.
Islamic preacher Zakir Naik arrives at Police Headquarters for questioning in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Police said Tuesday Aug. 20, 2019, Zakir Naik, wanted in India for alleged money laundering and hate speech, has been banned from public activities after racial slurs in his recent speeches sparked outrage in Malaysia.
The Open Arms rescue ship arrives on the Sicilian island of Lampedusa, southern Italy. Italian prosecutor Luigi Patronaggio has ordered the seizure of a migrant rescue ship and the immediate evacuation of more than 80 migrants remaining on board, capping dramatic developments that saw 15 migrants jump into the sea in a desperate bid to reach land and the Spanish government dispatch a Naval ship on a long journey to resolve the escalating crisis.
Migrants onboard the Open Arms vessel celebrate the news of an Italian prosecutor who has ordered that the migrants be disembarked on the island of Lampedusa, southern Italy. At least 15 more migrants jumped into the sea Tuesday from the Open Arms rescue ship in desperate bids to reach the shores of Italy after 19 days of being on the boat in deteriorating conditions as Italy refuses to open its ports.
In this photo, the 500-year-old mummy of an Incan girl sits inside a vault at the National Museum of Anthropology in La Paz, Bolivia. The mummy recently returned to its native Bolivia 129 years after it was donated to the Michigan State University museum in 1890.
People demand the release of former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva outside the Justice Ministry on the 500th day of his arrest, in Brasilia, Brazil. Da Silva is serving a 12-year sentence for corruption and money laundering.
Members of the Belgian Royal Stilt group perform during the 50th Debrecen Flower Festival in Debrecen, Hungary. This is one of the country's major national holidays when Hungarians commemorate the foundation of their state and its founder King St Stephen.
Surfers come to the aid of an injured sperm whale, who then alerted police and animal advocates, in San Bartolo, Peru. The young sperm whale - about four meters long, or 13 feet - had been stranded during the morning hours. It was treated by an ORCA veterinarian and then returned to sea with the help of rescue personnel and surfers.
Japan's Akane Yamaguchi returns a shuttlecock to Singapore's Yeo Jia Min during their women's singles second round match at the BWF Badminton World Championships in the St. Jakobshalle in Basel, Switzerland.
In this photo courtesy of the Santa Cruz governor's office, firefighters walk through scorched land in Robore, in the Santa Cruz province of Bolivia. Authorities say wildfires have devoured about 400,000 hectares of forested land and are approaching the city of Santa Cruz in eastern Bolivia.
Jose Salvatierra/Santa Cruz governor's office via AP
A hydroplane operates on a wildfire in Canary Islands, Spain. The wind dropped in the Canary Islands Tuesday, allowing firefighters to make progress against Spain's biggest wildfire so far this year and raising the possibility some evacuated residents may soon be able to return home.
Police personnel baton charge activists of Bhim Army during a rally to protest against the demolishment of Ravidas Mandir in Tughlakabad on the orders of the Supreme Court, near Ravidas Chowk in New Delhi.
Kris Gopalkrishnan, co-founder of Infosys with Rekha Menon, Chairman and Senior Managing director of Accenture (L) during the '15th India Innovation Summit 2019' orgnanised by Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) in Bengaluru,.
First-year MBBS students (faces blurred to conceal identity) of Uttar Pradesh University of Medical Sciences Saifai, walk in a single file with their heads shaved in an alleged case of ragging on the campus, in Etawah.
Director General of Police Dilbag Singh and other police officers carry the coffin of special police officer (SPO) Bilal Ahmad during a tribute paying ceremony in Baramulla district of Kashmir. Ahmad was killed in an encounter with the militants.
Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju and former footballer Baichung Bhutia prepare to dive for ‘Op-Blue Freedom', an initiative taken by armed forces' veterans for adventure sports, survival training and self-defence mission, in New Delhi.
Industrialist Mukesh Ambani's mother Kokilaben with Bollywood actress Kajol during the inauguration of the 32nd Annual Women Entrepreneurs' Exhibition, organised by the ladies wing of the IMC Chamber of Commerce and Industry, in Mumbai.
Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa releases a Coffee Table Book 'Exercise Vayu Shakti – 2019' along with Air Marshal HS Arora, Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief of South Western Air Command at Air HQ (Vayu Bhavan) in New Delhi.
A view of Amazon's world’s largest campus building, in Hyderabad. With 15,000 work points across 1.8 million sq ft in office space, built on 3 million sq ft of construction area - this is Amazon's single largest building in the world in terms of total area.