Edition:
India
Pictures | Tue Apr 2, 2019 | 1:43am IST

Venezuelans protest over lack of power and water

A demonstrator stands next to a burning barricade during a protest against the government of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro in Caracas, Venezuela March 31, 2019. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A demonstrator stands next to a burning barricade during a protest against the government of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro in Caracas, Venezuela March 31, 2019. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A demonstrator stands next to a burning barricade during a protest against the government of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro in Caracas, Venezuela March 31, 2019. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
Close
1 / 26
People shout as they queue to try to collect water on a street in Caracas, April 1. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

People shout as they queue to try to collect water on a street in Caracas, April 1. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

People shout as they queue to try to collect water on a street in Caracas, April 1. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
Close
2 / 26
Patients with kidney disease and their relatives wait on the street for the power to return, in front of a dialysis center during a blackout in Maracaibo, March 30.  REUTERS/Isaac Urrutia

Patients with kidney disease and their relatives wait on the street for the power to return, in front of a dialysis center during a blackout in Maracaibo, March 30. REUTERS/Isaac Urrutia

Patients with kidney disease and their relatives wait on the street for the power to return, in front of a dialysis center during a blackout in Maracaibo, March 30. REUTERS/Isaac Urrutia
Close
3 / 26
People fill containers with water from a river in Caracas, March 31. REUTERS/Manaure Quintero

People fill containers with water from a river in Caracas, March 31. REUTERS/Manaure Quintero

People fill containers with water from a river in Caracas, March 31. REUTERS/Manaure Quintero
Close
4 / 26
Street food vendors whose stalls' power is supplied by generators, work during a blackout in Maracaibo, March 31. REUTERS/Isaac Urrutia

Street food vendors whose stalls' power is supplied by generators, work during a blackout in Maracaibo, March 31. REUTERS/Isaac Urrutia

Street food vendors whose stalls' power is supplied by generators, work during a blackout in Maracaibo, March 31. REUTERS/Isaac Urrutia
Close
5 / 26
People collect water from a drain that feeds into the Guaire River, which carries most of the city's wastewater, in Caracas, April 1. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

People collect water from a drain that feeds into the Guaire River, which carries most of the city's wastewater, in Caracas, April 1. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

People collect water from a drain that feeds into the Guaire River, which carries most of the city's wastewater, in Caracas, April 1. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
Close
6 / 26
A demonstrator takes part in a protest against the government of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro in Caracas, March 31. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A demonstrator takes part in a protest against the government of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro in Caracas, March 31. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A demonstrator takes part in a protest against the government of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro in Caracas, March 31. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
Close
7 / 26
A man pulls a wheelbarrow loaded with containers filled with water after collecting it from an underground water main pipeline in Caracas, April 1. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A man pulls a wheelbarrow loaded with containers filled with water after collecting it from an underground water main pipeline in Caracas, April 1. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A man pulls a wheelbarrow loaded with containers filled with water after collecting it from an underground water main pipeline in Caracas, April 1. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
Close
8 / 26
People collect water in Caracas, March 31. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

People collect water in Caracas, March 31. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

People collect water in Caracas, March 31. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
Close
9 / 26
A demonstrator gestures at a protest against the government of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro in Caracas, March 31. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A demonstrator gestures at a protest against the government of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro in Caracas, March 31. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A demonstrator gestures at a protest against the government of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro in Caracas, March 31. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
Close
10 / 26
Demonstrators gather at a protest against the government of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro in Caracas, March 31. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Demonstrators gather at a protest against the government of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro in Caracas, March 31. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Demonstrators gather at a protest against the government of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro in Caracas, March 31. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
Close
11 / 26
A protesters are seen during a blackout in Caracas, March 31. REUTERS/Manaure Quintero

A protesters are seen during a blackout in Caracas, March 31. REUTERS/Manaure Quintero

A protesters are seen during a blackout in Caracas, March 31. REUTERS/Manaure Quintero
Close
12 / 26
Locals queue to collect water from an underground water main pipeline in Caracas, April 1. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Locals queue to collect water from an underground water main pipeline in Caracas, April 1. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Locals queue to collect water from an underground water main pipeline in Caracas, April 1. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
Close
13 / 26
A fruit shop is open during a blackout as they use a car generator inverter, in Caracas, March 31. REUTERS/Manaure Quintero

A fruit shop is open during a blackout as they use a car generator inverter, in Caracas, March 31. REUTERS/Manaure Quintero

A fruit shop is open during a blackout as they use a car generator inverter, in Caracas, March 31. REUTERS/Manaure Quintero
Close
14 / 26
People carry containers to fill with water from a river in Caracas, March 31. REUTERS/Manaure Quintero

People carry containers to fill with water from a river in Caracas, March 31. REUTERS/Manaure Quintero

People carry containers to fill with water from a river in Caracas, March 31. REUTERS/Manaure Quintero
Close
15 / 26
People pose for a picture at a bar during a blackout in Caracas, March 29. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

People pose for a picture at a bar during a blackout in Caracas, March 29. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

People pose for a picture at a bar during a blackout in Caracas, March 29. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
Close
16 / 26
Residents walk up stairs carrying containers filled with water after collecting it from an underground water main pipeline in Caracas, April 1. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Residents walk up stairs carrying containers filled with water after collecting it from an underground water main pipeline in Caracas, April 1. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Residents walk up stairs carrying containers filled with water after collecting it from an underground water main pipeline in Caracas, April 1. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
Close
17 / 26
A local uses a car's headlights to illuminate during a blackout in Caracas, March 29. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A local uses a car's headlights to illuminate during a blackout in Caracas, March 29. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A local uses a car's headlights to illuminate during a blackout in Caracas, March 29. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
Close
18 / 26
Locals queue to collect water from an underground water main pipeline in Caracas, April 1. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Locals queue to collect water from an underground water main pipeline in Caracas, April 1. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Locals queue to collect water from an underground water main pipeline in Caracas, April 1. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
Close
19 / 26
Locals gather at a street food cart during a blackout in Caracas, March 29. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

Locals gather at a street food cart during a blackout in Caracas, March 29. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

Locals gather at a street food cart during a blackout in Caracas, March 29. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
Close
20 / 26
People collect water using containers in Caracas, March 31. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

People collect water using containers in Caracas, March 31. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

People collect water using containers in Caracas, March 31. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
Close
21 / 26
Police officers assist pedestrians waiting to cross a road during a blackout in Caracas, March 29. REUTERS/Manaure Quintero

Police officers assist pedestrians waiting to cross a road during a blackout in Caracas, March 29. REUTERS/Manaure Quintero

Police officers assist pedestrians waiting to cross a road during a blackout in Caracas, March 29. REUTERS/Manaure Quintero
Close
22 / 26
People wash clothes and shower with water from a river in Caracas, March 31. REUTERS/Manaure Quintero

People wash clothes and shower with water from a river in Caracas, March 31. REUTERS/Manaure Quintero

People wash clothes and shower with water from a river in Caracas, March 31. REUTERS/Manaure Quintero
Close
23 / 26
People take part in a protest against the government of Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro in Caracas, April 1. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

People take part in a protest against the government of Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro in Caracas, April 1. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

People take part in a protest against the government of Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro in Caracas, April 1. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
Close
24 / 26
People collect water from a drain that feeds into the Guaire River, which carries most of the city's wastewater, in Caracas, April 1. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

People collect water from a drain that feeds into the Guaire River, which carries most of the city's wastewater, in Caracas, April 1. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

People collect water from a drain that feeds into the Guaire River, which carries most of the city's wastewater, in Caracas, April 1. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
Close
25 / 26
A man carries a bucket filled with water after collecting it from an underground water main pipeline in Caracas, April 1. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A man carries a bucket filled with water after collecting it from an underground water main pipeline in Caracas, April 1. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A man carries a bucket filled with water after collecting it from an underground water main pipeline in Caracas, April 1. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
Close
26 / 26

Next Slideshows

Hunger stalks Mozambique after cyclone

Hundreds of rural communities were plunged into a food crisis after Cyclone Idai tore through central Mozambique. The government estimates that more than...

02 Apr 2019

Palestinians mark protest anniversary

Palestinians demonstrated on the Gaza border and in the West Bank to mark the 'Great March of Return' border protests, which began on March 30 last year.

01 Apr 2019

Top sports photos of March

A selection of some of our top sports photography from March 2019.

01 Apr 2019

Migrants held under El Paso border bridge

Hundreds of migrants are being held in a chain-link enclosure in El Paso, Texas, as the number of families crossing the U.S.-Mexico border in the city...

01 Apr 2019

MORE IN PICTURES

Pictures of the year: Protests

Pictures of the year: Protests

Our top photos of protests this past year.

Bodies retrieved from New Zealand volcanic island

Bodies retrieved from New Zealand volcanic island

A New Zealand military team in gas masks and hazmat suits recovered six bodies on Friday from the volcanic island that fatally erupted earlier this week, as doctors worked to save badly burned survivors.

UK destined for Brexit as Johnson wins big

UK destined for Brexit as Johnson wins big

Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party won a resounding victory in Britain's election after voters backed his bid to deliver Brexit on Jan. 31, the country's most significant geopolitical move in 70 years.

Protests flare over India's citizenship law

The government has said the new law will be followed by a religion-based citizenship register.

Editor's Choice Pictures

Editor's Choice Pictures

Our top photos from the last 24 hours.

India this week

India this week

Top pictures from India this week

Eagle hunting in Kazakhstan

Eagle hunting in Kazakhstan

Hunters use tamed golden eagles and hawks during a traditional hunting contest in Kazakhstan.

Violence in Chile resurges

Violence in Chile resurges

The unrest, the worst faced by Chile since it emerged from dictatorship in 1990, has left at least 26 dead and caused more than $1.5 billion in business losses, devastating the economy.

Photos of the week

Photos of the week

Our top photos from the past week.

Trending Collections

Pictures

Podcast