Top news in pictures: Satara bandh, Philippines volcano, and more

1.00 p.m. | Supporters of BJP leader and former MP Udayanraje Bhosale protest and observe bandh in Satara following remarks of Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut to show proof that BJP leader Udayanraje Bhosale is the descendant of Chhatrapati Shivaji, on Thursday. Photo: Shoaib Khan
12 noon | A family walks with their belongings and pets as authorities enforced total evacuation of residents living near Taal volcano in Agoncillo town, Batangas province, southern Philippines on Jan. 16, 2020. Taal volcano belched smaller plumes of ash Thursday but shuddered continuously with earthquakes and cracked roads in nearby towns, which were blockaded by police due to fears of a bigger eruption. Photo: AP
11:00 a.m. | Cows taking bath at Marina beach in Chennai, Tamil Nadu on the occasion of Mattu Pongal on January 16, 2020 Photo: R. Ragu
10:50 a.m. | Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam appears at a TV screen while speaking during a question and answer session at the Legislative Council in Hong Kong. Photo: AP
10:30 a.m. | A passenger train starts its journey from the Bhubaneswar city railway station. On Thursday eight coaches of Mumbai-Bhubaneswar Lokmanya Tilak Express derailed after the train hit the guard van of a goods train due to heavy fog. Photo: Biswaranjan Rout
10:00 a.m. | An injured horse rescued by residents near the errupting Taal Volcano falls from their boat, in Talisay, Batangas in Philippines on January 16, 2020. A volcano near the Philippine capital spewed lava into the sky and trembled constantly on Tuesday, possibly portending a bigger and more dangerous eruption, as tens of thousands of people fled villages darkened and blanketed by heavy ash. Photo: REUTERS

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