Picture News May 30, 2019

Amritsar, India, May 30 – An artist adds details to a portrait of Prime Minister Narendra Modi ahead of his swearing-in ceremony for the second term as Prime Minister of India, in Amritsar. Rashtrapati Bhavan will host one of its largest gatherings for a single event on Thursday evening when 5,000-6,000 eminent persons are expected to attend the swearing-in ceremony of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Council of Ministers, for a second term. Photo courtesy of PTI Photo
Brussels, Belgium, May 30 – British Prime Minister Theresa May, center, stands among other EU leaders during a dinner meeting at an EU summit in Brussels. European Union leaders are meeting in Brussels to haggle over who should lead the 28-nation bloc’s key institutions for the next five years after weekend elections shook up Europe’s political landscape. Photo courtesy of PTI Photo
Moscow, Russia, May 30 – Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar, the Taliban group’s top political leader, third from left, arrives with other members of the Taliban delegation for talks in Moscow, Russia. Baradar and a team of 14 Taliban are in Moscow where they are scheduled to meet other Afghans including former President Hamid Karzai and some of the candidates in the presidential elections. Photo courtesy of PTI Photo
New York, Us, May 30 – From left to right, Reuters Pulitzer winners for International Reporting: Simon Lews, Kyaw Soe Oo, Poppy McPherson, Shoon Naing, Anthony Slodkoski, Wa Lone, and Columbia University president Lee Bollinger, inside Low Library at Columbia University in New York, May 28, 2019. Photo courtesy of The Pulitzer Prizes
Baku, Azerbaijan, May 30 – Chelsea’s manager Maurizio Sarri (centre) lifts the trophy as his players celebrate after winning the UEFA Europa League final against Arsenal at the Olympic Stadium in Baku, Azerbaijan. Chelsea won 4-1. Photo courtesy of Antara