Nepalese search for open space as a strong earthquake hits Kathmandu, Nepal, on Tuesday. The quake that hit Nepal on 12 May 2015 had a magnitude of 7.3, the United States Geological Society says, and was followed by several strong aftershocks.
A worker in sanitary outfit holds a boy as migrants disembark from the Iceland Coast Guard vessel Tyr, at the Messina harbour, Sicily, southern Italy, on Wednesday
A protester walks through tear gas as police enforced a mandatory, city-wide curfew of 10pm near the CVS pharmacy that was set on fire on Monday during rioting after the funeral of Freddie Gray in Baltimore, Maryland
Alain Robert, also known as the French Spiderman, climbs the Montparnasse tower a 210-metre (689 ft) office skyscraper located in the Montparnasse area of Paris, France on Tuesday. Robert decided to climb in solidarity with the victims of the Saturday’s earthquake in Nepal.
A girl stands in a queue to fill her container with water near the makeshift shelters after Saturday’s earthquake in Kathmandu, Nepal on Tuesday
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British former police officer Swasie Turner abseils for charity in a wheelchair down the fortification bastions of Valletta, Malta, on Monday
An Ariane 5 rocket lifts off from its launch pad in Kourou, French Guiana, carrying a satellite for Norwegian broadcast and broadband operator Telenor Satellite Broadcasting and a French-Italian military telecommunication satellite
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A child experiencing shock is seen next to a Red Cross paramedic outside the jail during a clash of rival groups in the prison of Cancun, Mexico on Monday
A relative cries in front of a monument erected in memory of the victims of Rana Plaza building collapse, as they gather at the spot on its second anniversary in Savar, Bangladesh, on Friday.
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Malawian pluckers have their crops weighted in the tea plants field at the Makandi Tea Estate factory
An Israeli soldier hands a buttercup to a child in a field near Kibbutz Nir Yitzhak in southern Israel, just outside the Gaza Strip.
Two actors dressed as robots at the launch of the Industry 4-0 platform at the Hannover Messe industrial trade fair in Hanover, Germany
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Members of the Bolivarian Militia take part in its fifth anniversary in Caracas, Venezuela
The remnant of Cyclone Joalane appears in the moonlit Southern Indian Ocean, with the Milky Way rising behind it, as seen in this picture taken by astronaut Terry Virts from Nasa’s space station
Revellers take part in a water fight during Songkran festival celebrations at Silom road in Bangkok on Monday. The Songkran festival, also known as the water festival, marks the start of Thailand’s traditional New Year and is believed to wash away bad luck.
A member of the Afghan security force holds a woman while rescuing her from the site of an attack in Mazar-i-Sharif, on Wednesday.
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View of the Alemao complex in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Fresh violence in Rio’s slums has led to growing doubts over the effectiveness of Brazil’s seven-year-old strategy of “pacifying” districts in thrall to gangs and drug traffickers.
A Yemeni woman pushes a wheelbarrow with jerry cans full of water, after collecting them from a water tap in Sanaa, Yemen, on Tuesday.
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Kenyan students, some wearing black shirts to represent mourning, hold candles as they march in memory of the victims of the Garissa college attack and to protest what they say is a lack of security, in downtown Nairobi, Kenya on Tuesday.
US Secretary of State John Kerry looks at the view of Lake Geneva from his hotel room as the Iran nuclear talks continue, in Lausanne, Switzerland.