A day in photos

Stranded passengers at Suvarnabhumi and a wearable robotic leg brace are featured events on April 12, 2017.



Passengers are stranded at Suvarnabhumi airport on April 11 after discovering there was no trip to Japan arranged by WealthEver, a firm which claimed to sell food supplements. — Patipat Janthong


BMA officials move Phra Buddha Sihing to the City Hall public square, Lan Kon Muang, on Wednesday. The highly venerated statue is normally at the Buddhaisawan Chapel in the National Museum and annually is outside for public blessing during the Songkran festival. — Apichart Jinakul


A car fuelled by LPG gas burns on the side of the Phahon Yothin highway in Wang Noi district, Ayutthaya. The family of three on his way to celebrate the Songkran festival in Nakhon Ratchasima had a lucky escape. — Sunthorn Pongpao


Cambodian passengers converge at a bus station in Phnom Penh to travel to their villages to celebrate the Khmer New Year from Apri 14 -16. — EPA


A model demonstrates the Welwalk WW-1000, a wearable robotic leg brace designed to help partially paralysed people walk at the main system with treadmill and monitor, at Toyota Motor Corp's head office in Tokyo. It is made up of a motorised mechanical frame that fits on a person's leg from the knee down. — AP


Women wear traditional clothes as North Korea prepares to mark the 105th anniversary of the birth of Kim Il-sung, North Korea's founding father and grandfather of the current ruler, in central Pyongyang. — Reuters

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