A day in photos

A cargo ship at the wrong place and a bad tempered cabbie at a police station are featured events on April 5, 2017.



The cargo ship Star 62 runs into the bank of the Chao Phraya River in Phra Pradaeng district, Samut Prakan, damaging two houses and two restaurants. — Somchai Poomlard


Taxi driver Phusadee Anchanpat talks to deputy Metropolitan Police Bureau commissioner Pol Maj Gen Montree Yimyaem after her surrender at Bang Khen police station to face theft charges. She came under extensive public criticism after a video clip was posted online on March 28 showing her sitting behind the wheel and rudely haranguing the passengers in her cab. — Tawatchai Kemgumnerd


Officials attend a meeting to promote the Eastern Economic Corridor scheme chaired by Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha at U-tapao airport in Rayong. — Apichart Jinakul


Balinese men offer prayer during the Hindu Festival of Galungan, celebrating the triumph of good over evil at a temple in Bali, Indonesia. — AP


Police officers stand alongside some of the 903 kilogramme haul of the drug 'ice' seized in a joint operation involving Australian Federal Police and Victoria Police in Melbourne. — Reuters


People walk through a tunnel with a view of cherry blossoms in full bloom ahead in Tokyo. — AP


People lay flowers at a symbolic memorial at Technologicheskiy Institute subway station in St Petersburg, Russia. Investigators searched for possible accomplices of a 22-year-old native of Kyrgyzstan identified as the suicide bomber in the subway. — AP


Pedestrians stop to look at a dead humpback whale that washed up on a beach in New York on April 4. — Reuters


People enjoy the good weather during a sunset at a lake on the outskirts of Minsk, Belarus, on April 4. — Reuters

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