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May Day around the world

World | News18.com | May 1, 2017, 2:59 pm
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Philippines: Protesters carry a mock coffin to protest the continuing killings under Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's war on drug as they march towards the Presidential Palace to mark May Day celebrations in Manila, Philippines, Monday, May 1, 2017. As in the past years, workers mark Labor Day with calls for higher wages and an end to the so-called

Philippines: Protesters carry a mock coffin to protest the continuing killings under Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's war on drug as they march towards the Presidential Palace to mark May Day celebrations in Manila, Philippines, Monday, May 1, 2017. As in the past years, workers mark Labor Day with calls for higher wages and an end to the so-called

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Cambodia: Cambodian garment workers shout slogans during a gathering to mark May Day at a blocked street near National Assembly, in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, Monday, May 1, 2017. More than a thousand workers staged a rally under a topic of

Cambodia: Cambodian garment workers shout slogans during a gathering to mark May Day at a blocked street near National Assembly, in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, Monday, May 1, 2017. More than a thousand workers staged a rally under a topic of

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India: Members of the Centre of Indian Trade Unions (CITU) shout slogans during a protest rally on the occasion of International Labour Day in Jammu on Monday. (Image: PTI)

India: Members of the Centre of Indian Trade Unions (CITU) shout slogans during a protest rally on the occasion of International Labour Day in Jammu on Monday. (Image: PTI)

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strong>China: A boy holds a Chinese flag aloft as he poses for a photo on Tiananmen Square during the May Day holiday in Beijing, Monday, May 1, 2017. Millions of Chinese are taking advantage of the May Day holidays to visit popular tourist sites. (Image: AP)

strong>China: A boy holds a Chinese flag aloft as he poses for a photo on Tiananmen Square during the May Day holiday in Beijing, Monday, May 1, 2017. Millions of Chinese are taking advantage of the May Day holidays to visit popular tourist sites. (Image: AP)

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North Korea: North Korean children perform at a celebration of May Day at the Pyongyang Thermal Power Complex in Pyongyang, North Korea, Monday, May 1, 2017. International Workers' Day, which is also known as Labour Day in some countries, is being celebrated worldwide.  (Image: AP)

North Korea: North Korean children perform at a celebration of May Day at the Pyongyang Thermal Power Complex in Pyongyang, North Korea, Monday, May 1, 2017. International Workers' Day, which is also known as Labour Day in some countries, is being celebrated worldwide. (Image: AP)

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Turkey: Police arrest demonstrators as they march during May Day, in Istanbul, Monday, May 1, 2017. Security forces prevented leftist groups trying to reach city's iconic Taksim Square to celebrate May Day. (Image: AP)

Turkey: Police arrest demonstrators as they march during May Day, in Istanbul, Monday, May 1, 2017. Security forces prevented leftist groups trying to reach city's iconic Taksim Square to celebrate May Day. (Image: AP)

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Bangladesh: Bangladeshi garment workers shout slogans as they participate in a May Day rally in Dhaka, Bangladesh, Monday, May 1, 2017. Thousands of workers and activists marched during International Workers' Day demanding higher wages and better work conditions. (Image: AP)

Bangladesh: Bangladeshi garment workers shout slogans as they participate in a May Day rally in Dhaka, Bangladesh, Monday, May 1, 2017. Thousands of workers and activists marched during International Workers' Day demanding higher wages and better work conditions. (Image: AP)