Um olhar pela semana Publicado a 11 Janeiro, 2019 por Marta Mixão Snow falls from a tree in Gerold, Germany, 11 January 2019. Austria and southern Germany have received heavy snowfalls in the past days. Weather forecasts warn that a snowstorm could cause roadblocks and increased avalanche danger in many parts of the affected region. EPA/PHILIPP GUELLAND epaselect epa07274691 A view of snow covered house boats and trees after fresh snowfall in Srinagar, the summer capital of Indian Kashmir, 11 January 2019. Kashmir valley is witnessing severe cold. The strategic Srinagar-Jammu highway was closed for traffic following fresh snowfall, according to local news reports. EPA/FAROOQ KHAN Orthodox Jews outside the tomb of Rabbi Yisrael Abuhatzeira, known as the Baba Sali, in the southern Israeli town of Netivot, 10 January 2019. Thousands of people came to pay their respect to Baba Sali, or ‘The Father of Prayer’ in Arabic, who was a leading Moroccan rabbi and mystic renowned for his alleged ability to work miracles through his prayers. His tomb in Netivot is a popular pilgrimage site. EPA/ABIR SULTAN A woman sits in front of the Maiden Tower (back) at Uskudar district in Istanbul, Turkey, 10 January 2019. EPA/SEDAT SUNA A woman feeds seagulls in front of the Maiden Tower at Uskudar district in Istanbul, Turkey, 10 January 2019. EPA/SEDAT SUNA Filipino residents try to control a fire which gutted a shantytown in Manila suburbs, Philippines, 11 January 2019. According to arson investigators from the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP), at least 100 families were rendered homeless by a blaze that swept a poor community. EPA/FRANCIS R. MALASIG A Filipino resident reacts as neighbours try to control a fire which gutted a shantytown in Manila suburbs, Philippines, 11 January 2019. According to arson investigators from the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP), at least 100 families were rendered homeless by a blaze that swept a poor community. EPA/FRANCIS R. MALASIG Tiwa men and women separate dust from paddy for making Maiphur (paddy bags) in their Jhum field during the Mai Pathala Misawa ritual in Karbi Anglong district of Assam, India, 09 January 2019 (Issued 10 January 2019). Tiwa tribe depend economically on the collective effort of the tribe, especially in the post harvest agricultural work with mutual dependence between the tribe members in preserving the grains for future consumption. Instead of granaries, Tiwa tribes keep the grains inside bundles of straw with bamboo strips called ‘Manipur’. Tiwa is one of the major tribes of Assam living in Morigaon and Karbi Anglong districts of Assam state. EPA/STR ATTENTION: This Image is part of a PHOTO SET epa07275071 An Indian monk perform holy dance at Babughat transit camp ahead of Ganga Sagar annual fair in Kolkata ,Eastern India 11 January 2019. Ganga Sagar Fair is an annual gathering of Hindu pilgrims during Makar Sankranti at Sagar Island, 130 km south of Calcutta in West Bengal, to take a dip in sacred waters of Ganga River before she merges in the Bay of Bengal. EPA/PIYAL ADHIKARY People participate in a protest against the increase of tariffs for public services, in Buenos Aires, Argentina, 10 January 2019. Different political, social and union organizations protested against the increases in rates and public services announced for this year by the Government of Mauricio Macri. On 26 December, the Executive announced new increases in public transport rates of 38 percent that will apply from this month to travel by bus, train and metro. In addition, on 27 December, increases of up to 55 percent in the electricity tariff between the next months of February and August were announced in the city and province of Buenos Aires, and around 35 percent in the rest of the regions of the country. EPA/JUAN IGNACIO RONCORONI One Comment Pingback: Um olhar pela semana Comments are closed.