Carnival parades, Lunar New Year, Kumbh Mela festival, satellite image of snow and more in today’s daily brief. | Warning: Photos may depict injury or death.
Here’s a look inside a deep-cast coal mine in Hungary at Markusheg. Hungary secured EU regulatory approval on Wednesday for a 42.25 billion forint ($191 million) grant to shut down the uncompetitive coal mine operated by Vertes Power Plant over the next two years. Photos taken by Laszlo Balogh of Reuters.
Jan. 11 Photo Brief: A panda in Snow World, Golden Power acrobats, a wolf man in London and Kate Middelton’s natural painting
Kate and Will think her new official portrait is beautiful but critics disagree, the Circus of Horrors rehearses in London, the Harbin International Ice and Snow World festival draws a crowd in China, the Hungarian ‘Golden Power’ acrobats rehearse for the Grand Circus of Budapest and more in today’s daily brief.