A day in photos

  • 3 Aug 2017 at 18:07
  • Newspaper section: Photo

Drummers at the Asean-India forum and flowers for HM the Queen are featured events on Aug 3, 2017.

Drummers perform during the Asean–India Expo and Forum at Queen Sirikit National Convention Center. The event runs through Aug 5. — Chanat Katanyu

Flowers are decorated in the shape of the Thai numeral 85 at the CentralWorld shopping centre to mark the 85th birthday of Her Majesty the Queen on Aug 12. — M2F

Chulalongkorn University clad in ponchos pay their respects to King Rama V and King Rama VI, who founded the university, at the campus. — Post Today

Australian suspected surrogacy fixer Tammy Alayne Charles sits in a van while arriving at the Municipal Court where she is on trial in Phnom Penh. The court sentenced her and two Cambodian suspects to one year and six months in prison on charges related to the surrogate baby trade. — EPA

Malaysian opposition leader Wan Azizah (centre), and the opposition party members gather outside Bank Negara Malaysia in Kuala Lumpur. They have urged the central bank to reopen its investigation into indebted state investment fund 1MDB that is under being probed in several countries for money laundering and implicating Prime Minister Najib Razak. — AP

Suspected scammers from China and Taiwan sit on the floor prior to deportation at the Regional Police headquarters in Jakarta. Indonesia deported more than 140 Chinese and Taiwanese to China, where they are wanted for impersonating police and scamming businessmen and politicians out of several hundred million dollars. — AP

Firefighters operate at the fire site at Tokyo's Tsukiji fish market in Tokyo. — Reuters

Children play in mist at a water fountain as a heatwave hits Nice, southern France, on Aug 2. — Reuters

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