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Photos of the day: Sheikh Mohamed lauds N-plant progress; essential medicines to be made in UAE, Britain revisits colonial history

Research by Mohammad Thanweeruddin/Khaleej Times

Published on June 12, 2020 at 12.35

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Great achievement: His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, interacts with the staff at the Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant during a visit on Thursday. - Photo by Wam
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Focus on generic drugs: Staff at the Pharmax Pharmaceuticals in Dubai Science Park are gearing up to meet local demand. 60 to 80 % of the medicines consumed in the UAE will be manufactured locally soon— Photo by Neeraj Murali/KT
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A worker drinks water to cool down during the afternoon hours of hot weather in Dubai. The minimum temperature recorded today morning was recorded at 22.4 °C in Raknah while the maximum on Thursday had settled at 48.2 °C in Sweihan at 02:00pm. Photo: Muhammad Mustafa Khan/KT
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Residents wear masks even as they play tennis outside Zayed Cricket Stadium in Abu Dhabi on Thursday, June 11. Local authorities in the capital have eased restrictions on outdoor sports activities. Photo: Ryan Lim/KT
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A child runs along the beach at sunset during the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) in Carlsbad, California. Photo: Reuters
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Iraqi children dive into the Tigris river to cool down, as the temperature soars while pools are closed due to curfew imposed to prevent the spread of coronavirus disease (Covid-19), in Baghdad, Iraq. Photo: Reuters
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Slovakia's Prime Minister Igor Matovic, Poland's Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki, Czech Republic's Prime Minister Andrej Babis and Hungary's Prime Minister Viktor Orban wear face masks as they attend a family photo opportunity at the summit of the Visegrad Group (V4) countries at Lednice Chateau, following the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in the village of Lednice, Czech Republic, June 11, 2020. Photo: Reuters
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A bus is seen passing underneath Union Jack flags and banners with a message reading "Thank you #ourheroes" in Oxford Street, following the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19), London, Britain, June 11, 2020. Photo: Reuters
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Hannah Stephenson a member of the London Youth Circus during a practice session in her garden at home in Canterbury, following the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19), Canterbury, Britain, June 11, 2020. Photo: Reuters
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Stewards and security personnel stand as Red Star supporters light flares during the Serbian Cup semi-final football match between FK Partizan Belgrade and Red Star Belgrade (FK Crvena Zvezda) at the Partizan Stadium in Belgrade on June 10, 2020, as authorities allowed public gatherings and sports events resume in the country after being suspended in March with lockdown measures imposed to curb the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic, caused by the novel coronavirus. Photo: AFP
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An auto rickshaw drives through a road during a heavy downpour in Colombo on June 11, 2020. Photo: AFP
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A handout picture released by Bristol City council shows the statue of Edward Colston being retrieved from the harbour in Bristol, southwest England on June 11, 2020. The statue of Colston, a slave trader toppled by anti-racism protesters last weekend was today fished out of the harbour. Photo: AFP
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A firefighter sprays disinfectant as a preventive measure against the spread of the Covid-19 coronavirus in a containment zone in Chennai. Photo: AFP
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A girl rides a bicycle in front of a fountain and pavilion Cosmos with a Soviet era Vostok rocket at the VDNKh, the All-Russia Exhibition of National Economy, during rain in Moscow, Russia. Moscow fountains opened Wednesday, a day after the city lifted a lockdown intended to stem the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: AP
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Firefighters douse a fire that broke out in a few shops at the Crawford Market in Mumbai, Thursday, June 11, 2020. The fire brigade received a call about the blaze at the British-era market around 6.15 pm. Photo: PTI
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Madrid: Soccer jerseys decorate a shopping street in downtown Madrid, Spain, Thursday, June 11, 2020. With virtual crowds, daily matches and lots of testing for the coronavirus, soccer is coming back to Spain. The Spanish league resumes this week more than three months after it was suspended because of the pandemic, becoming the second top league to restart in Europe after the Bundesliga was first. Photo: AP
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Pedestrians are reflected on a mirror ceiling of a shopping mall on June 11, 2020, in Tokyo. Hot weather continues in the metropolitan area as the temperature may rise to 31 degrees Celsius (87.8 degrees Fahrenheit), according to Japan's meteorological bureau. Photo: AP
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A labourer drags his loaded cart on a street near a market in the Pakistan's port city of Karachi on June 11, 2020. Photo: AFP
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A man walks near cars swept away by a flooding in Ajaccio, on June 11, 2020. Photo: AFP
 
 
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