Monday, January 11, 2021


People walk in Madrid amid a heavy snowfall on Jan 9, 2021. Snowstorms across much of Spain left three people dead and caused chaos across much of the country, trapping motorists and closing the capital's air and rail links, with more falls to come.PHOTO: AFP

A woman walks over fallen branches in Madrid amid a heavy snowfall on Jan 9, 2021. PHOTO: AFP

Health workers spray disinfectant over body bags containing human remains recovered from the crash site of Sriwijaya Air flight SJ182 at the port in Jakarta on Jan 10, 2021, following the Jan 9 crash of the airline's Boeing 737-500 aircraft into the Java Sea minutes after takeoff. PHOTO: AFP

Indonesian Red Cross search for victims buried by landslides in Sumedang, West Java Province, Indonesia, Jan 10, 2021, in this photo taken by Antara Foto. PHOTO: HANDOUT VIA REUTERS

Members of the Army National Guard arrive for a shift at the Capitol Building at sunrise in Washington, 
Jan. 10, 2021. Security has been increased at the U.S. Capitol after a pro-Trump mob broke into the building last week. PHOTO: THE NEW YORK TIMES

Women in kimono take pictures during "Coming-of-Age Day" celebrations in Yokohama on 
Jan 11, 2021.PHOTO: AFP

Brazilian surfer Paulo Guido surfes on the Doce River in Governador Valadares, Brazil, 
on Jan 9, 2021.PHOTO: AFP

Russian Emergency ministry rescuers work at the avalanche site in the town of Talnakh, 25 kilometres 
(16 miles) north of Norilsk on Jan 9, 2021. PHOTO: AFP

Devotees praying outside the Kwan Im Thong Hood Cho Temple in Waterloo Street even as the heavens stayed opened for most of Jan 10, 2021. The weekend was marked by heavy rain brought on by the north-east monsoon surge, the second one this month, making it the wettest January in the past 30 years. 

Fishermen scoop up gray mullet which froze to death during a recent cold wave with nets at a farm in Muan, South Korea, Jan 11, 2021. PHOTO: YONHAP VIA REUTERS

A man falls while riding a wakeboard at a park on the outskirts of Bangkok, Thailand, Jan 10, 2021.

The StraitsTimes