A day in photos

  • 11 Sep 2017 at 20:13
  • Newspaper section: Photo

A win for a Thai boxer and a victory for Klity villagers are featured events on Sept 11, 2017.



Srisaket Sor Rungvisai poses for photos after knocking out Roman Gonzalez in the fourth round of the WBC super flyweight championship boxing match on Sept 9 in Carson, California. — AP


Villagers celebrate their victory in front of Kanchanaburi Court. The Supreme Court has upheld lower courts' decision to award 36 million baht in damages to 151 Thai-Karen villagers in Kanchanaburi's Thong Pha Phum district affected by a lead-contaminated creek. Lead Concentrates (Thailand) Co has been order to clean up and rehabilitate the polluted Klity Creek. — Piyarach Chongcharoen


Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha and his cabinet members welcome a Japanese delegation led by Economy, Trade and Industry Minister Hiroshige Seko at Government House. — Chanat Katanyu


Dr Prasit Watanapa, dean of Siriraj Hospital's Medicine Faculty, reacts during a press conference at the hospital on the future of a medical student allegedly involved in drugging at least one puppy for compensation coverage. — Wichan Charoenkiatpakul


Men push a tricycle vehicle while wading through a flooded road caused by heavy rains in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar. — AP


Halimah Yacob speaks to reporters as she leaves the Elections Department. The Elections Department announced that Yacob, a former People's Action Party politician, will be declared Singapore's first female president on Sept 13, as the two other potential candidates fell short of the qualification criteria. — AP


An Acehnese man reacts as he is whipped as punishment in front of the public in Banda Aceh, Indonesia. Eleven 11 Acehnese were sentenced 10 to 29 strokes of the whip for adultery and gambling. — EPA-EFE


An Acehnese man reacts as he is whipped as punishment in front of the public in Banda Aceh, Indonesia. Eleven 11 Acehnese were sentenced 10 to 29 strokes of the whip for adultery and gambling. — EPA-EFE


People move through flooded streets in Havana after the passage of Hurricane Irma on Sept 10. — AP


Men wearing reproductions of Catalan military costumes of the 18th century shoot blaze weapons during a performance during the Catalan National Day in Barcelona. — AP


Britain's biggest reusable rocket Skybolt 2, which stands 8.3 metres tall, is launched by Starchaser Industries, at Otterburn in Northumberland, England. The rocket reached a maximum height of 4,000 feet before it was lowered back down to earth by parachute. — AP

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