Picture News May 5, 2019

Hanoi, Vietnam, May 5 – Soldiers hold up a portrait of former President and General Lê Đức Anh in HCM City’s Tân Sơn Nhất airport as his coffin is transported from Hà Nội to be buried at HCM City’s Martyrs’ Cemetery. Photo courtesy of VNA
Guwahati, India, May 5 – Bikers travel during a rainfall due to the cyclone Fani, in Guwahati. Cyclone Fani, an extremely severe cyclonic storm, barrelled through Odisha causing widespread destruction and eight reported deaths. The India Meterological Department (IMD) said it would continue to move north-north-east over land and weaken further into a severe cyclonic storm. Photo courtesy of PTI Photo
Magdeburg, Germany, May 5 – The robots of the team ‘Nao Devils’ (TU Dortmund), 1st and 2nd of left, and the ‘B-Human’ team (Bremen University), right, all of Germany, challenge for the ball during a soccer match of the Standard Platform Liga competition at the RoboCup GermanOpen 2019 in Magdeburg, Germany. Teams from 16 countries demonstrate the state-of-the-art in robotics with competitions such as in soccer, rescue and service robots until Sunday, May 5, 2019. Photo courtesy of Jens Meyer
New Orleans, Louisiana, May 5 – Members of the Jackson Square Allstar Brass Band perform a jazz funeral for Henry Butler at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival in New Orleans.Photo Courtesy of Amy Harris
Jakarta, Indonesia, May 5 – Models display creations by Monika Jufry during the Muslim Fashion Festival in Jakarta, Indonesia. Photo courtesy of Ahmad Ibrahim