Offbeat Photos of the Month: April 2018

India | AFP | April 29, 2018, 8:05 am
Pocket
X
1/ 15
 Milwaukee Brewers' Jonathan Villar watches from the dugout with cups on his face during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins in Milwaukee. (Image: AP)
Pocket

Milwaukee Brewers' Jonathan Villar watches from the dugout with cups on his face during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins in Milwaukee. (Image: AP)

X
2/ 15
 Stacked stones are pictured during the European Stone Stacking Championships 2018 in Dunbar, Scotland. (Image: AFP)
Pocket

Stacked stones are pictured during the European Stone Stacking Championships 2018 in Dunbar, Scotland. (Image: AFP)

X
3/ 15
 A Filipino fire dancer performs for the last time a day before the government implements the temporary closure of the country's most famous beach resort island of Boracay, in central Aklan province, Philippines. (Image: AP)
Pocket

A Filipino fire dancer performs for the last time a day before the government implements the temporary closure of the country's most famous beach resort island of Boracay, in central Aklan province, Philippines. (Image: AP)

X
4/ 15
 People fly kites during the 32nd International Kite Festival (RICV) at the beach of Berck-sur-Mer, northern France. (Image: AFP)
Pocket

People fly kites during the 32nd International Kite Festival (RICV) at the beach of Berck-sur-Mer, northern France. (Image: AFP)

X
5/ 15
 A man uses his mobile phone to take pictures of a burning oil well after it was caught fire in Pasir Putih village in eastern Aceh, Indonesia. (Image: AP)
Pocket

A man uses his mobile phone to take pictures of a burning oil well after it was caught fire in Pasir Putih village in eastern Aceh, Indonesia. (Image: AP)

X
6/ 15
 Australia’s Enid Sung competes in the hoop event of the rhythmic gymnastics team final and individual qualification during the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games at the Coomera Indoor Sports Centre on the Gold Coast. (Image: AFP)
Pocket

Australia’s Enid Sung competes in the hoop event of the rhythmic gymnastics team final and individual qualification during the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games at the Coomera Indoor Sports Centre on the Gold Coast. (Image: AFP)

X
7/ 15
 Students wearing boxes reading
Pocket

Students wearing boxes reading "Struggle, Students, Violence, Duty, Movement, State," perform in front of a blocked entry at the Institute of Political Studies (IEP) or Sciences Po, in Paris, France. (Image: AP)

X
8/ 15
 People throw coloured powder as they celebrate at the end of the Color Run 2018 race in front of the Eiffel Tower in Paris. (Image: AP)
Pocket

People throw coloured powder as they celebrate at the end of the Color Run 2018 race in front of the Eiffel Tower in Paris. (Image: AP)

X
9/ 15
 A honeybee flies towards a cherry tree blossom in Markendorf, Germany. (Image: AP)
Pocket

A honeybee flies towards a cherry tree blossom in Markendorf, Germany. (Image: AP)

X
10/ 15
 Dancers of the Art Tremendo dance company perform in front of the Ludwigslust's castle, northern Germany. (Image: AFP)
Pocket

Dancers of the Art Tremendo dance company perform in front of the Ludwigslust's castle, northern Germany. (Image: AFP)

X
11/ 15
 A handout picture released by the Zoological Society of London (ZSL)shows the Australian Mary River turtle, Elusor macrurus, a native of Queensland, Australia. Boasting a green, punk hairdo and the unusual ability to breathe through its butt. (Image: Chris VAN WYK / ZSL / AFP)
Pocket

A handout picture released by the Zoological Society of London (ZSL)shows the Australian Mary River turtle, Elusor macrurus, a native of Queensland, Australia. Boasting a green, punk hairdo and the unusual ability to breathe through its butt. (Image: Chris VAN WYK / ZSL / AFP)

X
12/ 15
 Two storks bill in their nest on a stillage in Poehlde, northern Germany. (Image: AFP)
Pocket

Two storks bill in their nest on a stillage in Poehlde, northern Germany. (Image: AFP)

X
13/ 15
 Joggers line up on the start line to participate in a fun run wearing only their undergarments in Manila. (Image: AFP)
Pocket

Joggers line up on the start line to participate in a fun run wearing only their undergarments in Manila. (Image: AFP)

X
14/ 15
 The skeletons two Jurassic age (161-145 million years) dinosaurs, a Diplodocus (back) and an Allosaurus (front) are displayed before being auctioned at the Drouot auction house in Paris. (Image: AFP)
Pocket

The skeletons two Jurassic age (161-145 million years) dinosaurs, a Diplodocus (back) and an Allosaurus (front) are displayed before being auctioned at the Drouot auction house in Paris. (Image: AFP)

X
15/ 15
 The female Gorilla Fatou eats a 'rice-cake' to celebrate her 61st birthday at the zoo in Berlin, Germany. (Image: AP)
Pocket

The female Gorilla Fatou eats a 'rice-cake' to celebrate her 61st birthday at the zoo in Berlin, Germany. (Image: AP)

Top Galleries

Countdown To Elections Results
  • 01 d
  • 12 h
  • 38 m
  • 09 s
To Assembly Elections 2018 Results

India

  • Active Cases

    3,666

     
  • Total Confirmed

    4,067

     
  • Cured/Discharged

    291

     
  • Total DEATHS

    109

     
Data Source: Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, India
Updated: April 06 (09:00 AM)
Hospitals & Testing centres

World

  • Active Cases

    940,028

     
  • Total Confirmed

    1,274,346

     
  • Cured/Discharged

    264,838

     
  • Total DEATHS

    69,480

     
Data Source: Johns Hopkins University, U.S. (www.jhu.edu)
Hospitals & Testing centres