The weight in tons of nearly a million padlocks that are being removed from the Pont des Arts, one of the main bridges in Paris of which a part collapsed last year, as they pose a safety risk. Attaching a ‘love lock’ to the bridge before throwing the key into the River Seine beneath, has become a tourist tradition in recent years, the BBC reported. Locks will also be removed from other bridges in the city, officials said.
Slum children play in water to cool themselves in a fountain pond on 31
May in Bhopal, India.