Pictures of the day

A selection of images from around the world

  • A man wearing a "Darth Vader" costumes feeds elephant "Kanaudi" during the "Galactic Day" at the zoo in Muenster. AFP / dpa / Bernd Thissen

  • A woman has her pictures taken during a photo shoot on the Westlake lotus ponds in Hanoi. AFP / Manan VATSYAYANA

  • An egret flies on top of a mangrove during sunrise at Kajhu around, 10 kilometers south of Banda Aceh, Aceh province. AFP / CHAIDEER MAHYUDDIN

  • A Palestinian boy blows up a balloon to be hung over the ruins of a house that was destroyed in recent Israeli air strikes, ahead of Muslim holiday of Eid al-Fitr in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

  • Tourists enjoy a presentation as they visit Gobeklitepe, an ancient temple more than 12,000 years old, in southeastern province of Sanliurfa. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

  • People participate in the tenth annual tomato fight festival, known as "Tomatina", in Sutamarchan, Boyaca department, Colombia. AFP / Diana SANCHEZ

  • A man makes a video call to his relatives sitting amidst his belongings he salvaged after a fire at a slum area on the outskirts of Jammu, India. (AP Photo/Channi Anand)

  • Del. Kelly Fowler holds her daughter Sophie in front of the row of crosses to honor the 12 victims of the mass shooting at the memorial in the Virginia Beach Municipal Center. (Sarah Holm/The Virginian-Pilot via AP)

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