April 29 2013: An Indonesian Muslim woman poses with a 3D art during a Trick Art exhibition in Jakarta, Indonesia
April 28 2013: Protesters burn an effigy depicting a Greek worker during a rally against the governments plan to fire thousands of public sector workers as part of its austerity reform program
April 28 2013: A visitor looks at a person wearing a horse head mask during the World Cosplay Summit preliminary rounds held in Chiba, east of Tokyo, Japan. Cosplay, short for 'costume play' is a type of performance where participants dress themselves as characters from manga, anime, comic books, video games and films
April 28 2013: A general view of the runners passing by the Paseo del Prado Avenue during the 36th Madrid's Marathon in Madrid, central Spain. Some 26,000 people took part in the event
April 27 2013: U.S. President Barack Obama makes light of his wife Michelle Obama's new bangs with a mock pictures of himself with the same hairdo in this humorous photo created by the White House shown at the annual White House Correspondents' Association dinner in Washington. Obama poked fun at the media, his critics and himself at the annual White House Correspondents' Association dinner, a star-filled event where journalists and celebrities mixed with the Washington elite
February 21, 2013: Women hold up heart-shaped pieces of paper as they protest about violence against women, at the close of the National Meeting of Rural Women, in Brasilia. The sign reads, "What love is this?"
January 28, 2013: Arcelor Mittal workers from several Liege sites attend a general assembly in Liege . ArcelorMittal the world's largest steel producer, plans to shut a coke plant and six finishing lines at its site in Liege Belgium, affecting 1,300 employees, the group said on last week.
'Leave immediately': Britons told to get out of Benghazi after threat from al-Qa’ida.
January 24, 2013: A fly lands between the eyes of U.S. President Barack Obama while he speaks in the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington. This week saw the President's second insuguration ceremony. You can read the full address, and watch the video here.
Jean Paul Gaultier's couture collection shown in Paris featured an Indian theme. The wedding dress was so large it concealed four young girls, who ran out down the catwalk at the end of the show.
January 22, 2013: Lindsay Sandiford of Britain tries to cover her face after her trial in Denpasar at the Indonesian resort island of Bali. Indonesia's court sentenced death for Sandiford on Tuesday for 4.79 kilograms (11 lbs) of cocaine in the lining of her suitcase upon arrival from Bangkok.
Prince Harry wears his monocle gun sight as he sits in the front seat of his cockpit. This and several other images were released of Prince Harry in action as he revealed to the media for the first time that he killed Taliban fighters while serving in Afghanistan.
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And this time we mean it...Lib Dems risk backlash with possible election pledge to cut tuition fees.
January 13, 2013: A reveller poses before parading the streets during a carnival in the village of Vevcani, some 170 km (106 miles) from the Macedonian capital Skopje. Vevcani village marks the Orthodox St. Vasilij Day annually with a carnival that features a 1,400-year-old celebration with pagan roots. The highlights of the carnival include a political satire where masked villagers act out current events.
The bus driver accused in the gang rape and murder of an Indian student allegedly told police that having repeatedly assaulted her, he tried to kill the young woman and her companion so they would be unable to identify their attackers. Later, they cleaned the bus and burned the victims' clothes in an attempt to destroy the evidence. The image shows a demonstrator dressed as Lady Justice in Delhi yesterday.
An Indian holy man, or Sadhu, smokes at the banks of Sangam in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, at India's Maha Kumbh Mela festival.