This Week' Gripping Images From Around The World

From Barack Obama saying goodbye and Donald Trump flexing his muscles to take oath and move into the White House, this has been a happening week.

Here’s a glimpse at the week that went by in colorful, mesmerizing photos. 

Kandy Freeman

Kandy Freeman participates in a Black Lives Matter protest in front of Trump Tower in New York City.


Hindu holy man

A Sadhu or a Hindu holy man carrying his pet monkey walks after taking a dip at the confluence of the river Ganges.


Barack Obama

President Barack Obama presents the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Vice President Joe Biden.

Venice lagoon

People mill about St. Mark Square during snowfall in the Venice lagoon, northern Italy.


Huge waves

Huge waves crash on the San Esteban de Pravia seafront in the northern Spanish region of Asturias, Spain.


Rugby Player

An amateur rugby player dressed as Elvis Presley drinks from the Memphis Mug trophy after the match between the Blue Suede. 



Devotees offer prayers by submerging themselves in the Hanumante River during the Swasthani Brata Katha festival in Bhaktapur, Nepal.



Elephants perform during Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus' "Circus Extreme" show at the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey. The circus announced it will shut permanently in May 2017.



Gondolas are seen during snowfall in the Venice lagoon, northern Italy.

Banner/Thumbnail Credit: Reuters

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