From Galle Test to tributes to feeble PM Vajpayee, here are about a of the reside shots of the day
1.00 pm: French “spiderman” climber Alain Robert scaled a 68-storey skyscraper in Hong Kong on Friday to hoist a flag symbolising reconciliation between China and the territory as weeks of escalating pro-democracy protests point to no signs of abating.
The employ of his bare hands and with out a harness, Robert clambered up Cheung Kong Middle located within the central exchange district and secured a wide banner on the building’s exterior.
12.30 pm: New Zealand’s Tom Latham watches his shot all the diagram in which through the third day of the major take a look at cricket match between Sri Lanka and New Zealand in Galle, Sri Lanka, Friday, Aug. 16, 2019.
11.30 am: President Ram Nath Kovind paying homage to feeble High Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee on his death anniversary at his memorial, Sadaiv Atal, in New Delhi on Friday. High Minister Narendra Modi, Dwelling Minister Amit Shah and others are also considered.
Photograph: Sandeep Saxena
10.45 am: Mike Hesson arrives at the BCCI headquarters for Team India’s head coach interview in Mumbai on Friday.
Photograph: Vivek Bendre
9.00 am: Protection force autos are parked on the grounds of the Shenzhen Bay Sports actions Middle in Shenzhen, China August 15, 2019.
8.00 am: Of us look a TV news program reporting about North Korea’s firing projectiles with a file image at the Seoul Railway Residing in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, Aug. 16, 2019.