Pictures of the day

A selection of images from around the world

  • A surfer prepares to participate in the Pan American Games women's short board competition on Punta Rocas beach in Lima Peru. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo)

  • More than 400 hot air-balloons take off from the Chambley-Bussieres airbase, eastern France, during a missed attempt to break the simultaneous air-balloon take off world record in Hagéville. AFP/Jean-Christophe VERHAEGEN

  • A street vendor hangs kites for sale in Piliyandala on the outskirts of Colombo. AFP / LAKRUWAN WANNIARACHCHI

  • A ballerine dances at the Louvre pyramid in Paris. AFP / Lionel BONAVENTURE

  • Demonstrators form a barricade during a protest against police violence during previous marches, near China's Liaison Office, Hong Kong. REUTERS/Edgar Su

  • Brenda Contreras, Miss Transgender Beauty 2018, attends the opening 2019 event in Mexico City. (AP Photo/Ginnette Riquelme)

Your feedback is important to us!

We invite all our readers to share with us their views and comments about this article.

Disclaimer: Comments submitted by third parties on this site are the sole responsibility of the individual(s) whose content is submitted. The Daily Star accepts no responsibility for the content of comment(s), including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy therein. Please note that your email address will NOT appear on the site.

comments powered by Disqus