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REWIND: Best of the month -- April

May 04, 2020 08:19 IST

Here's a presentation of some of the best photos from around the world in the month gone by. 

Health care workers stand in a street in a counter-protest to hundreds of people who gathered at the State Capitol to demand the stay-at-home order be lifted in Denver, Colorado, US. Photograph: Alyson McClaran/Reuters

Italian doctor Cecilia Bartalena, 35, rests with her face in her hands as she returns home from a long shift in the emergency ward at the Cisanello hospital, in this picture taken by her husband, musician Lorenzo Marianelli, in Pisa, Italy. Looking after patients suffering with the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), Bartalena has had to change the way she interacts with her family when she gets home from the hospital -- she uses a separate bathroom from her husband and four-year-old daughter, eats meals in a separate area, and sleeps alone in her daughter's bedroom. Photograph: Lorenzo Marianelli/Reuters

Hashim, an essential worker in the healthcare industry, greets his daughter through the closed door as he maintains social distance from his family as he works amid the COVID-19 outbreak in New Rochelle, New York, US. Photograph: Joy Malone/Reuters

Retired British Army Captain Tom Moore, 99, raises money for health workers by attempting to walk the length of his garden one hundred times before his 100th birthday on April 30 as the spread of coronavirus disease continues, Marston Moretaine, Britain. Photograph: Peter Cziborra/Reuters

The pink supermoon rises over the Shard skyscraper in an astronomical event that occurs when the Moon is closest to the Earth in its orbit, making it appear much larger and brighter than usual, in London, Britain. Photograph: Dylan Martinez/Reuters

Medical workers hug at the Wuhan Tianhe International Airport after travel restrictions to leave Wuhan, the capital of Hubei province and China's epicentre of the novel coronavirus disease outbreak, were lifted. Photograph: Aly Song /Reuters

A local resident dressed as Yamraj -- the god of death, wearing a novel coronavirus-themed balloon necklace, gestures as he poses during an awareness about social distancing and staying at home organised by Delhi police during a nationwide lockdown to slow the spreading of the coronavirus disease in New Delhi. Photograph: Adnan Abidi/Reuters

A health worker scans a resident with an infrared thermometer to check her temperature as a precautionary measure against the spread of the coronavirus disease at a residential area in New Delhi. Photograph: Adnan Abidi/Reuters

Health workers wearing protective face masks react during a tribute for their co-worker Esteban, a male nurse that died of the coronavirus disease, amid the COVID-19 outbreak, outside the Severo Ochoa Hospital in Leganes, Spain. Photograph: Susana Vera/Reuters

A medical staff member is seen next to a patient suffering from the coronavirus disease in the intensive care unit at the Circolo hospital in Varese, Italy. Photograph: Flavio Lo Scalzo/Reuters

Wild boars cross a road in a residential area after the government ordered residents to stay home to fight the spread of coronavirus disease in Haifa, northern Israel. Photograph: Ronen Zvulun/Reuters

Anti-government protesters stage a rally at a shopping mall in Hong Kong, China. Photograph: Tyrone Siu/Reuters

NHS workers applaud on the streets outside Chelsea and Westminster Hospital during the Clap for our Carers campaign in support of the NHS as the spread of the coronavirus disease continues in Britain. Photograph: Kevin Coombs/Reuters

Nurses hold newborn babies wearing protective face shields during the coronavirus disease outbreak at the Praram 9 hospital in Bangkok, Thailand. Photograph: Athit Perawongmetha/Reuters

A boy looks up while waiting to break his fast, at the end of the first day of the holy month of Ramadan, on a rooftop of his home during the curfew amid concerns about the spread of COVID-19, in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Photograph: Dinuka Liyanawatte/Reuters