A day in photos

  • 13 Mar 2017 at 18:44
  • Newspaper section: Photo

'Nong May' at All England final and elephants at a palace are featured events on March 13, 2017.

Ratchanok Intanon pauses as she played against Tai Tzu Ying during the Womens' Final at the All England Open Badminton Championships in Birmingham on March 12. She lost to the Taiwanese 16-21, 20-22. — AP

Elephants at the Ayutthaya Elephant Palace enjoy fruit and veg on National Elephant Day. — Chanat Katanyu

Refugees who fled fighting in neighbouring Myanmar find shelter in the house of a relative in the village of Baiyan near Nansan in Yunnan province, China, on March 12. — Reuters

A protester from an environmental advocacy group acts out during a demonstration outside the offices of food and beverage conglomerate San Miguel Corporation in Mandaluyong City, east of Manila, calling on the firm to shut down coal-fired plants operated by its subsidiaries in Bataan province located northwest of Metro Manila. — EPA

A woman demonstrates AquaCAVE, a system that augments swimming environment with immersive surrounded-screen virtual reality to enhance the swimming experience, during an demonstration event organised by Sony Corp's human augmentation research project with the University of Tokyo in Tokyo. — Reuters

Tourists wearing traditional costume 'Hanbok' take picture of a statue depicting South Korea's ousted president Park Geun-hye in Seoul. — Reuters

Residents look on as rescue efforts take place at the scene of a garbage landslide on the outskirts of the capital Addis Ababa in Ethiopia on March 12, killing at least 46 people and leaving several dozen missing. — AP

Attendees take part in a "Yoga for Techies Meet Up" at the South by Southwest Music Film Interactive Festival 2017 in Austin, Texas, on March 12. — Reuters

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