Edition:
India
Pictures | Wed Jun 26, 2019 | 9:30pm IST

Heat wave bakes Europe

People cool off in the Trocadero fountains across from the Eiffel Tower in Paris as a heatwave hits much of the country, June 25.   REUTERS/Charles Platiau

People cool off in the Trocadero fountains across from the Eiffel Tower in Paris as a heatwave hits much of the country, June 25. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

People cool off in the Trocadero fountains across from the Eiffel Tower in Paris as a heatwave hits much of the country, June 25. REUTERS/Charles Platiau
Close
1 / 21
Members of the clergy hold umbrellas ahead of the general audience in St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican, June 26. REUTERS/Yara Nardi

Members of the clergy hold umbrellas ahead of the general audience in St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican, June 26. REUTERS/Yara Nardi

Members of the clergy hold umbrellas ahead of the general audience in St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican, June 26. REUTERS/Yara Nardi
Close
2 / 21
A woman cools off near a fountain on a hot summer day in Brussels, Belgium, June 24.  REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

A woman cools off near a fountain on a hot summer day in Brussels, Belgium, June 24. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

A woman cools off near a fountain on a hot summer day in Brussels, Belgium, June 24. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Close
3 / 21
A man cools off with a bottle of water on a hot summer day in a park in Brussels, Belgium, June 24. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

A man cools off with a bottle of water on a hot summer day in a park in Brussels, Belgium, June 24. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

A man cools off with a bottle of water on a hot summer day in a park in Brussels, Belgium, June 24. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Close
4 / 21
People sunbathe at the Andre Citroen park in Paris as a heatwave hits much of the country, France, June 25. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

People sunbathe at the Andre Citroen park in Paris as a heatwave hits much of the country, France, June 25. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

People sunbathe at the Andre Citroen park in Paris as a heatwave hits much of the country, France, June 25. REUTERS/Charles Platiau
Close
5 / 21
A woman rests in the shadow on a hot summer day in central Kiev, Ukraine, June 26. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A woman rests in the shadow on a hot summer day in central Kiev, Ukraine, June 26. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A woman rests in the shadow on a hot summer day in central Kiev, Ukraine, June 26. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
Close
6 / 21
A zookeeper uses water to cool off elephants, as a heatwave is expected to reach the city, at the Berlin Zoo, Germany, June 25. REUTERS/Annegret Hilse

A zookeeper uses water to cool off elephants, as a heatwave is expected to reach the city, at the Berlin Zoo, Germany, June 25. REUTERS/Annegret Hilse

A zookeeper uses water to cool off elephants, as a heatwave is expected to reach the city, at the Berlin Zoo, Germany, June 25. REUTERS/Annegret Hilse
Close
7 / 21
A girl enjoys a cool breeze at a fountain in Berlin, Germany, June 26. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke

A girl enjoys a cool breeze at a fountain in Berlin, Germany, June 26. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke

A girl enjoys a cool breeze at a fountain in Berlin, Germany, June 26. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke
Close
8 / 21
People cool off in water fountains in Nice as a heatwave is expected in much of the country, France, June 24. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

People cool off in water fountains in Nice as a heatwave is expected in much of the country, France, June 24. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

People cool off in water fountains in Nice as a heatwave is expected in much of the country, France, June 24. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard
Close
9 / 21
A woman and her child bathe at Amager Strandpark in Copenhagen, Denmark, June 25. Nikolai Linares/Ritzau Scanpix/via REUTERS

A woman and her child bathe at Amager Strandpark in Copenhagen, Denmark, June 25. Nikolai Linares/Ritzau Scanpix/via REUTERS

A woman and her child bathe at Amager Strandpark in Copenhagen, Denmark, June 25. Nikolai Linares/Ritzau Scanpix/via REUTERS
Close
10 / 21
A woman helps her dog to cool off in a fountain on a hot summer day in Brussels, Belgium, June 24. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

A woman helps her dog to cool off in a fountain on a hot summer day in Brussels, Belgium, June 24. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

A woman helps her dog to cool off in a fountain on a hot summer day in Brussels, Belgium, June 24. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
Close
11 / 21
People enjoy the weather at a fountain in Berlin, Germany, June 26. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke

People enjoy the weather at a fountain in Berlin, Germany, June 26. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke

People enjoy the weather at a fountain in Berlin, Germany, June 26. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke
Close
12 / 21
A girl plays at a fountain on a hot summer day in central Kiev, Ukraine, June 26. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A girl plays at a fountain on a hot summer day in central Kiev, Ukraine, June 26. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A girl plays at a fountain on a hot summer day in central Kiev, Ukraine, June 26. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
Close
13 / 21
Boys jump in the water at the Snail on Amager in Copenhagen, Denmark, June 25. Nikolai Linares/Ritzau Scanpix/via REUTERS

Boys jump in the water at the Snail on Amager in Copenhagen, Denmark, June 25. Nikolai Linares/Ritzau Scanpix/via REUTERS

Boys jump in the water at the Snail on Amager in Copenhagen, Denmark, June 25. Nikolai Linares/Ritzau Scanpix/via REUTERS
Close
14 / 21
A woman cools off at a fountain in downtown Rome as a heatwave hits Italy, June 25. REUTERS/Yara Nardi

A woman cools off at a fountain in downtown Rome as a heatwave hits Italy, June 25. REUTERS/Yara Nardi

A woman cools off at a fountain in downtown Rome as a heatwave hits Italy, June 25. REUTERS/Yara Nardi
Close
15 / 21
People sunbathe at the Andre Citroen park in Paris as a heatwave hits much of the country, June 25. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

People sunbathe at the Andre Citroen park in Paris as a heatwave hits much of the country, June 25. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

People sunbathe at the Andre Citroen park in Paris as a heatwave hits much of the country, June 25. REUTERS/Charles Platiau
Close
16 / 21
People cool off in the fountains at the Andre Citroen park in Paris as a heatwave hits much of the country, June 25. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

People cool off in the fountains at the Andre Citroen park in Paris as a heatwave hits much of the country, June 25. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

People cool off in the fountains at the Andre Citroen park in Paris as a heatwave hits much of the country, June 25. REUTERS/Charles Platiau
Close
17 / 21
A woman swims in a pool at a public bath in Berlin, June 26. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke

A woman swims in a pool at a public bath in Berlin, June 26. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke

A woman swims in a pool at a public bath in Berlin, June 26. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke
Close
18 / 21
A man cools off at a fountain in downtown Rome as a heatwave hits Italy, June 25. REUTERS/Yara Nardi

A man cools off at a fountain in downtown Rome as a heatwave hits Italy, June 25. REUTERS/Yara Nardi

A man cools off at a fountain in downtown Rome as a heatwave hits Italy, June 25. REUTERS/Yara Nardi
Close
19 / 21
Children play in a public fountain during sunny summer weather in Zurich, Switzerland, June 24. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Children play in a public fountain during sunny summer weather in Zurich, Switzerland, June 24. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Children play in a public fountain during sunny summer weather in Zurich, Switzerland, June 24. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann
Close
20 / 21
A woman drinks water during sunset as a heatwave hits France, in Cagnicourt near Cambrai, June 25. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol

A woman drinks water during sunset as a heatwave hits France, in Cagnicourt near Cambrai, June 25. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol

A woman drinks water during sunset as a heatwave hits France, in Cagnicourt near Cambrai, June 25. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol
Close
21 / 21

Next Slideshows

Women's World Cup: Netherlands 2 - Japan 1

The Netherlands reached the Women's World Cup quarter-finals for the first time when Lieke Martens's last-gasp penalty earned them a 2-1 victory against Japan.

26 Jun 2019

Palestinians rally against Kushner's Middle East peace plan

Palestinians protest against Washington's long-awaited Israeli-Palestinian peace plan spearheaded by President Trump's adviser and son-in-law Jared Kushner.

26 Jun 2019

Climate activists occupy German coal mine

Hundreds of climate activists enter the Garzweiler open-cast brown coal mine near Duesseldorf to protest against government inaction over climate change and the...

25 Jun 2019

The ways Japan eats whale

Whale cutlets, sliced raw whale, deep-fried whale nuggets, whale bacon and whale jerky are just a small sample of the ways Japan eats whale, as the country...

25 Jun 2019

MORE IN PICTURES

Kashmir under lockdown

Kashmir under lockdown

Protests and life amid shutdown that continues after Indian government's decision to revoke special status for Jammu and Kashmir.

Photos of the week

Photos of the week

Our top photos from the past week.

Notable deaths in 2019

Notable deaths in 2019

Newsmakers and celebrities who have died this year.

Running the Palio di Siena

Running the Palio di Siena

Since the mid-1600s, 10 riders have hurtled bareback around Siena, Italy's shell-shaped central square in a desperate bid to win the Palio, a silk banner depicting the Madonna and child.

Zimbabwe police fire tear gas at opposition supporters defying protest ban

Zimbabwe police fire tear gas at opposition supporters defying protest ban

Zimbabwean police fired tear gas and beat up more than 100 opposition supporters with batons on Friday after they defied a protest ban in central Harare, witnesses said.

Hong Kong in turmoil

Hong Kong in turmoil

Ten weeks of confrontations between police and protesters have plunged Hong Kong into turmoil, and presented the biggest popular challenge to Chinese President Xi Jinping since he came to power in 2012. Demonstrators say they are fighting the erosion of the "one country, two systems" arrangement that has enshrined some autonomy for Hong Kong since China took it back from Britain in 1997.

Artifacts of the slave trade

Artifacts of the slave trade

Chains, shackles and documents are among the horrific and brutal reminders of the Africa-to-North America slave trade, which began 400 years ago.

Glimpses of Greenland

Glimpses of Greenland

Images from the autonomous Danish territory, which dismissed the notion that it might be up for sale after reports that U.S. President Donald Trump had privately discussed with his advisers the idea of buying the world's biggest island.

Woodstock site hosts concert on 50th anniversary

Woodstock site hosts concert on 50th anniversary

Arlo Guthrie performs at the original site of the Woodstock Festival, on the 50th anniversary of the iconic counterculture event.

Trending Collections

Pictures

Podcast