Photos of the day: UAE malls abuzz with Eid shopping; Muslims around the world celebrate Eid; Nasa’s Perseverance Rover lifts off

Dubai - Top images from around the world over the past 24 hours.



Residents celebrate their Eid holiday at the Cornihce in Abu Dhabi. Photo: Ryan Lim/Khaleej Times
Residents celebrate their Eid holiday at the Cornihce in Abu Dhabi. Photo: Ryan Lim/Khaleej Times
People shop for Eid Al Adha at Grand Souq in Bur Dubai. Photo: Muhammad Mustafa Khan/Khaleej Times
People shop for Eid Al Adha at Grand Souq in Bur Dubai. Photo: Muhammad Mustafa Khan/Khaleej Times
A pilgrim prays near the rocky hill known as Mountain of Mercy on the Plain of Arafat, as he wears a mask to protect himself against coronavirus during the annual Haj pilgrimage near the holy city of Makkah, Saudi Arabia. Photo: AP
A pilgrim prays near the rocky hill known as Mountain of Mercy on the Plain of Arafat, as he wears a mask to protect himself against coronavirus during the annual Haj pilgrimage near the holy city of Makkah, Saudi Arabia. Photo: AP
A United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket carrying  Nasa's Mars 2020 Perseverance Rover vehicle lifts off from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Florida, US. Photo: Reuters
A United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket carrying Nasa's Mars 2020 Perseverance Rover vehicle lifts off from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Florida, US. Photo: Reuters
Tourists are seen at Stradun street in Dubrovnik, amid the spread of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19), Croatia. Photo: Reuters
Tourists are seen at Stradun street in Dubrovnik, amid the spread of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19), Croatia. Photo: Reuters
An employee works at the PlantLab production hall in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. The company grows crops in high-tech cultivation areas, which no longer require daylight and can be grown in stacked layers. Photo: AFP
An employee works at the PlantLab production hall in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. The company grows crops in high-tech cultivation areas, which no longer require daylight and can be grown in stacked layers. Photo: AFP
Afghan vendors prepare sweets at a traditional bakery for Eid Al Adha in Kabul, Afghanistan. Photo: AP
Afghan vendors prepare sweets at a traditional bakery for Eid Al Adha in Kabul, Afghanistan. Photo: AP
A Syrian woman, who was stranded following the closure of border due to the Covid-19 pandemic, waits with her children to cross into Iraqi Kurdistan from the Syrian side of the Semalka border crossing in northeastern Syria.  Photo: AFP
A Syrian woman, who was stranded following the closure of border due to the Covid-19 pandemic, waits with her children to cross into Iraqi Kurdistan from the Syrian side of the Semalka border crossing in northeastern Syria. Photo: AFP
Traders with their livestock wait for customers near Jama Masjid ahead of Eid Al Adha, during Unlock 2.0, in New Delhi, India. Photo: PTI
Traders with their livestock wait for customers near Jama Masjid ahead of Eid Al Adha, during Unlock 2.0, in New Delhi, India. Photo: PTI
People shine cellphone flashlights during a demonstration against racial inequality and police violence in Portland, Oregon, US. Photo: Reuters
People shine cellphone flashlights during a demonstration against racial inequality and police violence in Portland, Oregon, US. Photo: Reuters
Investigators work at the site of an explosion in Koriyama, Fukushima prefecture, northern Japan. At least more than a dozen people were injured and being taken to hospitals after a sudden explosion blew off walls, windows and debris in the neighborhood. Photo: AP
Investigators work at the site of an explosion in Koriyama, Fukushima prefecture, northern Japan. At least more than a dozen people were injured and being taken to hospitals after a sudden explosion blew off walls, windows and debris in the neighborhood. Photo: AP
A woman and child wearing protective face masks prepare to enter a decontamination chamber as a precaution against the spread of the new coronavirus, at the entrance of Araucano Park in Las Condes borough of Santiago Chile. Photo: AP
A woman and child wearing protective face masks prepare to enter a decontamination chamber as a precaution against the spread of the new coronavirus, at the entrance of Araucano Park in Las Condes borough of Santiago Chile. Photo: AP
Customers shop at shoe stalls on a street ahead of Eid Al Adha or the 'Festival of Sacrifice', in Quetta, Pakistan.  Photo: AFP
Customers shop at shoe stalls on a street ahead of Eid Al Adha or the 'Festival of Sacrifice', in Quetta, Pakistan. Photo: AFP
An aerial view shows workers sorting soil for strawberry planters in Dahu township in Maioli county, Taiwan. Photo: AFP
An aerial view shows workers sorting soil for strawberry planters in Dahu township in Maioli county, Taiwan. Photo: AFP
People wearing face masks line up to have their Covid-19 rapid tests as they seek the government’s transportation assistance to go back to their provinces at a stadium in Manila, Philippines. Hundreds of Filipinos who got stuck in the capital due to travel restrictions during the lockdown stayed at a crowded stadium as they wait for free rides back to their provinces. Photo: AP
People wearing face masks line up to have their Covid-19 rapid tests as they seek the government’s transportation assistance to go back to their provinces at a stadium in Manila, Philippines. Hundreds of Filipinos who got stuck in the capital due to travel restrictions during the lockdown stayed at a crowded stadium as they wait for free rides back to their provinces. Photo: AP
A firefighter reacts as a fire squad tries to extinguish a wildfire in the village of San Cristobal near Monterrey. Photo: AFP
A firefighter reacts as a fire squad tries to extinguish a wildfire in the village of San Cristobal near Monterrey. Photo: AFP
Ta Hien night street is seen, amid the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) outbreak, in Hanoi, Vietnam. Photo: Reuters<p></p>(Research: Mohammad Thanweeruddin/Khaleej Times)
Ta Hien night street is seen, amid the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) outbreak, in Hanoi, Vietnam. Photo: Reuters<p></p>(Research: Mohammad Thanweeruddin/Khaleej Times)

Latest Photos
  • Category

  • Sort By