Pictures From Around The World This Week (Photos)

by
Sameera Ehteram
Our favorite mages from around the world which are making the news! Check out the best news photos from around the world. From 29th May to 5th April- here is the week in photos!

Till The Last Breath!

Two Herens cows lock horns during the qualification round of the annual "Battle of the Queens" cow fight finals in Aproz, in the western Alpine canton of Valais.

 

Praying For Keeps

Praying For Keeps

A Jewish worshipper prays during a pilgrimage to the El Ghriba synagogue in Djerba, Africa. Jewish revellers chant and dance in a three-day pilgrimage at an island resort 500 km south of Tunis.

 

Waiting For Times To Change

Waiting For Times To Change

Hla Hla May, a Rohingya Muslim woman displaced by violence, holds her one year old daughter Roshan at a former rubber factory that now serves as their shelter.

 

Easter Through My Eyes!

Easter Through My Eyes!

A boy plays with an installation made of painted wooden eggs, attributes of the Orthodox Easter, in central Kiev.

 

All That Glitters!

All That Glitters!

A Christie's member of staff displays a pear-shaped, D color, flawless diamond of 101.73 carats during an auction preview in Geneva. The successful buyer will have the privilege to give the gemstone a name as it is the first time this item is offered on sale. It is expected to sell around CHF 28,000,000 (US$ 30,000,000) when it goes into auction May 15, 2013.

 

Cool Down

Cool Down

A boy spits water from his mouth as he swims on the Bagmati River to cool off on a hot day in Kathmandu.

 

As I Give My All

As I Give My All

Nawaf AlAbid of Saudi Arabia's Al-Hilal celebrates after scoring a goal against Qatar's Al-Rayyan during their AFC Champions League in Doha.

 

Away From The Past

Away From The Past

The Heart of Chechnya mosque is seen in the Chechen capital Grozny. Chechnya of today appears almost miraculously reborn with the streets, new high rise buildings soaring into the sky and spotless playgrounds are packed with children.

 

A Day At The Office

A Day At The Office

U.S. President Barack Obama walks away from the podium after announcing Democratic Representative Mel Watt (C) as his nominee for director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency and venture capitalist Tom Wheeler (L) to head the Federal Communication Commission (FCC), at the State Dining Room of the White House.

 

My New Mates

My New Mates

A baby monkey, a lion cub and tigers cubs play at the Guaipo Manchurian Tiger Park in Shenyang, Liaoning Province.

 

Squeaking Down The River

Squeaking Down The River

The 16.5-meter-high inflatable Rubber Duck by Dutch conceptual artist Florentijn Hofman floats at Hong Kong's Victoria Harbor, with the island skyline looms at the background.

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