Wednesday, August 5, 2009

Events in pics...
The 2,500 year-old mummified body of an Egyptian female known as Tahemaa is scanned at the Saad Centre of Radiography at City University in London.
Thousands of Palestinian children fly kites along the beach during a UN-sponsored summer camp in the northern Gaza Strip.
A man looks at an electronic board in the Shanghai Stock Exchange.
Candidates pause before auditioning for the job of "Zombie" at the London Bridge Experience, a visitor attraction in the English capital.
Mourners cry as hearses containing the bodies of four soldiers killed in Afghanistan drive through Wootton Bassett, England.

The Sindh Governer, Dr. Ishrat-ul-Ibad Khan along with the city Nazim, Syed Mustafa Kamal travel on the CNG bus during its inaugration ceremony

Monsoon clouds loom over the Indian city of Amritsar on Wednesday. Monsoon rains have been lashing parts of India in recent days but for farmers fears remain that it may be too little, too late. Rainfall in June has been the lowest for 83 years, officials say.

A rickshaw puller guides a passenger through flood waters in Dhaka. Monsoon rains brought the Bangladesh capital to a standstill with many areas under water. (AFP photo)