Pictures of the day

A selection of images from around the world

  • Swans and cygnets at a nest partly made of rubbish from the lake near Queen Louise's Bridge in Copenhagen. AFP/Ritzau Scanpix/Mads Claus Rasmussen

  • US actress Emma Stone poses for photographers during the Louis Vuitton Cruise 2019 collection fashion show at Maeght foundation in Saint-Paul-de-Vence, southeastern France. AFP/VALERY HACHE

  • Streaks of light from candles mark the paths of the followers of Bhuddhism as they walk around the giant statue of Lord Bhudda at the Phutthamonthon in Nakhon Pathom to celebrate Vesak day, marking the birth of Gautama Buddha, his attaining enlightenment, and his passing away. AFP/Jewel SAMAD

  • Volcanic gases rise from the Kilauea lava flow that crossed Pohoiki Road near Highway 132, near Pahoa, Hawaii, U.S. REUTERS/Marco Garcia

  • A riot police officer fires his shotgun towards two men during a protest against Nicaragua's President Daniel Ortega's government in Managua, Nicaragua. REUTERS/Oswaldo Rivas

  • Fishing boats carrying a group of Palestinian activists who are protesting and perhaps trying to breach Israel's naval blockade on Gaza, setting to sail from Gaza City harbour. AFP/MAHMUD HAMS

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