May 25: Delhi and beyond, in pictures

The day’s developments, events and news makers

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PTI
PTI
An employee attends a customer at a fuel station in Guwahati on Friday. Petrol and diesel prices continued to move up and hit a fresh record high.
PTI
PTI
TMC leader Abhishek Banerjee participates with party activists in a protest rally against the hike in fuel prices in Kolkata.

IANS/PIB
IANS/PIB
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Bangladeshi counterpart Sheikh Hasina, Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee at the Convocation of Visva-Bharati University at Santiniketan, in West Bengal. 
PTI
PTI
DMK MP Kanimozhi, VCK leader Thol Thirumavalavan participate in a dawn-to-dusk bandh, condemning the police action against protesters in Tuticorin, in which 11 people lost their lives, in Chennai.

 AP/PTI
AP/PTI
Bloom queen Laura Kirschner stands with a strawberry basket in a field, in Sornzig, Germany.
AP/PTI
AP/PTI
A road is broken after heavy rain and strong winds caused damage in Hadibu as Cyclone Mekunu pounded the Yemeni island of Socotra. At least 17 people were reported missing. The powerful storm remains on path to strike Oman this weekend.

IANS
IANS
A Fisherman returns home on river Brahmaputra as rain clouds gather over Guwahati.
Xinhua/VNA/IANS
Xinhua/VNA/IANS
People stand at the site of a train-truck accident in Thanh Hoa Province, central Vietnam. A train hit a stone-carrying truck killing the train’s two drivers, injuring over 10 passengers, and leaving the north-south rail route paralyzed. 

Yonhap/IANS
Yonhap/IANS
North Korean officials said this particular tunnel was built for the most powerful nuclear tests. The site was demolished in a series of explosions over several hours on the day with press members from South Korea, China, Russia, the United States and Britain covering the process carried out in Kilju County of North Hamgyong Province in the country’s northeast. 
IANS
IANS
Veteran actor Danny Denzogpa in a still from ‘Bioscopewala’. The film released on Friday to rave reviews

Yonhap/IANS
Yonhap/IANS
A group of peace activists, including Northern Irish peace activist and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Mairead Maguire (3rd from L), rallies in Seoul to urge the United States to hold a summit with North Korea as scheduled. US President Donald Trump called off his meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un on June 12, citing the country’s “tremendous anger and open hostility.
IANS
IANS
Dark clouds cover the Mumbai sky heralding early Monsoon.

Vipin
Vipin
Additional DCP Harendra Singh along with his team arrives at Manish Sisodia’s house at Mathura Road in New Delhi for questioning him in the case of assault on chief secretary Anshu Prakash 

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