A Nepalese homeless man sleeps in a street of Kathmandu on Wednesday. Nearly 8,500 people have now been confirmed dead in the disaster, which destroyed more than half a million homes and left huge numbers of people without shelter with just weeks to go until the monsoon rains
Construction workers take a nap in front of the wall of a construction site during their lunch break in Beijing, China
A delegate takes a nap during the third plenary meeting of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on Wednesday.
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A man sleeps next to his Boxer dog on the second day of Crufts dog show at the National Exhibition Centre on Friday in Birmingham, England
Workers nap during lunch break, at a Foxconn factory in the township of Longhua in Shenzhen, Guangdong province, China
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A pro-democracy protester prepares to sleep in his tent at the Mongkok occupy site on Thursday in Hong Kong. In a random poll of 513 people conducted by the University of Hong Kong and released yesterday, showed support for the movement decreasing with 83% of those surveyed saying the eight week occupation should end.
Pro-democracy demonstrators sleep on the ground near a barricade in Hong Kong on Thursday
A man takes a nap on a cushion, displayed as part of a promotional event, at a shopping mall in Beijing. Temperatures in the city on Friday reached 37 degrees centigrade
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A man sleeps on the doorway of a closed shop at a market in Kolkata
Craig Short lays on chairs as he waits for a competition to begin at the World Clown Association’s annual convention in Northbrook, Illinois. Hundreds of clown performers from around the world gathered at the event to attend seminars, performances, and competitions.
A man sleeps on tetrapods as others stand around on a beach in Mumbai, India on Monday.
A porter takes a nap in the shade of a tree near a temple in Kathmandu, Nepal on Wednesday.