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A day in photos ( 13 photo)

Orchids by Government House and a model on German catwalk were featured events of Jan 19, 2015.

19 Jan 2015
A demonstrator poses as a dead man in front of the Tourism and Sports Ministry as part of a campaign against a coal-fired power plant planned in Nua Khlong district in Krabi, which, the protesters say, could damage tourism in the province. — Pattarachai Prechapanich

A demonstrator poses as a dead man in front of the Tourism and Sports Ministry as part of a campaign against a coal-fired power plant planned in Nua Khlong district in Krabi, which, the protesters say, could damage tourism in the province. — Pattarachai Prechapanich

Officials and visitors look at orchids at an exhibition held on a road near Government House to showcase the flowers and promote exports. — Thiti Wannamontha.

Officials and visitors look at orchids at an exhibition held on a road near Government House to showcase the flowers and promote exports. — Thiti Wannamontha.

A general view of the Funcinpec congress in Phnom Penh. Cambodian Prince Norodom Ranariddh was officially named the head of the royalist party. — AFP

A general view of the Funcinpec congress in Phnom Penh. Cambodian Prince Norodom Ranariddh was officially named the head of the royalist party. — AFP

Workers polish a statue of Regina Pacis (Queen of Peace) in front of Hanoi's cathedral. Archbishop of Hanoi, Pierre Nguyen Van Nhon, was among 20 new cardinals named by Pope Francis early this month. — AFP

Workers polish a statue of Regina Pacis (Queen of Peace) in front of Hanoi's cathedral. Archbishop of Hanoi, Pierre Nguyen Van Nhon, was among 20 new cardinals named by Pope Francis early this month. — AFP

Students rehearse a dance, hours prior to the departure of Pope Francis at Villamor Airbase in Manila. Pope Francis flew back to Rome after a dramatic week in Asia. — AFP

Students rehearse a dance, hours prior to the departure of Pope Francis at Villamor Airbase in Manila. Pope Francis flew back to Rome after a dramatic week in Asia. — AFP

Cameramen take images of a prison bus carrying Korean Air heiress Cho Hyun-ah as she arrives at a court in Seoul. The trial opened of Cho, charged with aviation safety violations following a now notorious

Cameramen take images of a prison bus carrying Korean Air heiress Cho Hyun-ah as she arrives at a court in Seoul. The trial opened of Cho, charged with aviation safety violations following a now notorious "nut rage" incident that triggered a national uproar. — AFP

Children look at the digital animation 'Nirvana' created by teamLab, a collaboration of Japanese digital artists, during a special exhibition of 'Shake! Art Exhibition! and Learn and Play! teamLab Future Park' at National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation in Tokyo. — EPA

Children look at the digital animation 'Nirvana' created by teamLab, a collaboration of Japanese digital artists, during a special exhibition of 'Shake! Art Exhibition! and Learn and Play! teamLab Future Park' at National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation in Tokyo. — EPA

Commuters make their way amidst morning fog in New Delhi. Cold wave swept across large parts of north India as fog disrupted road, rail and air traffic in a few areas. — AP

Commuters make their way amidst morning fog in New Delhi. Cold wave swept across large parts of north India as fog disrupted road, rail and air traffic in a few areas. — AP

Belgian soldiers patrol outside the European Council headquarters in Brussels. Belgium is deploying hundreds of troops and police forces to guard potential targets of terrorism. — Reuters

Belgian soldiers patrol outside the European Council headquarters in Brussels. Belgium is deploying hundreds of troops and police forces to guard potential targets of terrorism. — Reuters

A model wears a creation of Charlotte Ronson's Fall-Winter 2015-2016 collection, as part of the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in Berlin. — AP

A model wears a creation of Charlotte Ronson's Fall-Winter 2015-2016 collection, as part of the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in Berlin. — AP

Spectators watch a first-round match at the Australian Open Grand Slam tennis tournament in Melbourne. — EPA

Spectators watch a first-round match at the Australian Open Grand Slam tennis tournament in Melbourne. — EPA

Members of a family displaced by recent floods belongings as they arrive at a school after crossing the flooded Ruo River in Malawi's southern Nsanje District on Jan 18, 2015. A total of 176 people have been confirmed dead in the floods. — AFP

Members of a family displaced by recent floods belongings as they arrive at a school after crossing the flooded Ruo River in Malawi's southern Nsanje District on Jan 18, 2015. A total of 176 people have been confirmed dead in the floods. — AFP

Australia's Team member Caitlin Ward (centre) falls during the UCI Cycling World Cup Women's Keirin, Final, at Alcides Nieto Patino velodrome, on Jan 18, 2015, in Cali, Valle del Cauca department, Colombia. — AFP

Australia's Team member Caitlin Ward (centre) falls during the UCI Cycling World Cup Women's Keirin, Final, at Alcides Nieto Patino velodrome, on Jan 18, 2015, in Cali, Valle del Cauca department, Colombia. — AFP