A member of the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) jumps through a fire ring while holding a gun during an demonstration at an open day at the Ngong Suen Chau Barracks in Hong Kong, China, on Wednesday.
Supporters of India’s All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) party celebrate after victory in the R.K. Nagar by-election in Chennai on Tuesday.
A Muslim man calls for the evening prayer after having his iftar (breaking of fast) meal during the holy month of Ramadan at the ruins of the Feroz Shah Kotla mosque in New Delhi, India.
A couple wearing masks to prevent contracting Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) look at each other as they ride on an escalator in Seoul, South Korea on Thursday
U.S. Marines jump from a CH-53E Super Stallion helicopter into the Gulf of Aden near the USS Iwo Jima during a training exercise
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A group of young men use a selfie stick to take a picture of themselves in shallow waters known as the first cataract of the River Nile outside Khartoum, Sudan.
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Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon sits with students while visiting a school in New York City. Since taking over from Alex Salmond as the first minister from Scotland, this is the first time Sturgeon has represented Scotland in the United States.
Urban adventurer James Kingston live streaming a view of London on the world’s first 4G-enabled camera, as he stands on top of the Wembley Arch, London, UK
A dog is groomed at a pet shop in Taipei, Taiwan, on Monday. The flat top hairstyle on small dogs takes about 2 hours to complete and is priced at NTD$1200 ($39), according to pet shop owner and groomer, Mo Ming-feng.
Indonesia’s Nofrisal Nofrisal in action against Singapore in the Sepak Takraw at the Singapore SEA games
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Pakistani rag-pickers search for recycleable items at a garbage dump on the outskirts of Lahore on Friday. World Environment Day is celebrated every year on June 5 with the objective to raise global awareness among the common people for global environmental concerns.
Fishermen rest on a boat after fishing in the waters of river Yamuna during early morning in Allahabad, India, on Friday
Shivarti, the second wife of Namdeo, holds her grandson while carrying metal pitchers filled with water from a well in Maharashtra, India. In Denganmal, a village in Maharashtra state, some men take a second or third wife just to make sure their households have enough drinking water. Becoming what are known as “water wives” allows the women, often widows or single mothers, to regain respect in conservative rural India by carrying water from the well quite some distance from the remote village.
An aerial view shows rescue workers standing on the sunken cruise ship Eastern Star in Jianli, Hubei province, China, on Thursday. China has pledged that there would be “no cover-up” of an investigation into the sinking of a cruise ship on the Yangtze River, which has left 65 people dead and over 370 missing.
A woman is helped after being pulled out by divers from a sunken ship in Jianli, Hubei province. Divers pulled the 85-year-old woman from the hull of the passenger ship carrying 458 people that capsized on China’s Yangtze River on Tuesday.
Lucie Safarova of the Czech Republic serves the ball to Russia’s Maria Sharapova during their fourth round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, on Monday
Skateboarders ride their boards in a skate park house in Itanhaem, near Santos, Sao Paulo state.
Dr. Richard Patrick from France gives an earthquake victim from Langtang district acupuncture treatment inside the temporary medical camp at a Tibetan Monastery, in Kathmandu, Nepal.
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Prime Minister of the Netherlands Mark Rutte (right) welcomes British Prime Minister David Cameron to his official residence Catshuis in The Hague, The Netherlands, on Thursday
Balloons of the developmental advocacy and campaigning organisation ‘ONE’ depicting (L-R) Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper, US President Barack Obama, Italian President Matteo Renzi, German Chancellor Angela Merkel (CDU), British Prime Minister David Cameron, French President Francois Hollande and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe hover in front of the Dresden Frauenkirche in Dresden, Germany ahead of the G7 Finance Ministers meeting.