The Week in News
TOPSHOT - Mohammed Mohiedin Anis, or Abu Omar, 70, smokes his pipe as he sits in his destroyed bedroom listening to music on his vinyl player, gramophone, in Aleppo's formerly rebel-held al-Shaar neighbourhood. /
March 09, 2017 Licence
The 'Fearless Girl' statue stands in the snow and wintry mix in the Financial District, March 14, 2017 in New York City. The blizzard warning for New York City has been cancelled and the National Weather Service is now predicting 4 to...More
March 14, 2017 Licence
Young Jewish men dance around a table as they visit a local business man to ask for money during the annual Jewish holiday of Purim on March 12, 2017 in London, England. Purim is celebrated by Jewish communities around the world with...More
March 12, 2017 Licence
A young man practices a skateboarding move in front of a fire set by protestors following a demonstration against proposed federal government reforms on March 15, 2017 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Protestors rallied nationwide, mostly...More
March 15, 2017 Licence
Saint Patrick, played by Marty Burns, sails past Down Cathedral as the re-enactment of the first landing of Saint Patrick on Irish shores takes place at Inch Abbey on March 12, 2017 in Downpatrick, Northern Ireland. The Irish annals...More
A water taxi navigates the Chicago River shortly after it was dyed green in celebration of St. Patrick's Day on March 11, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois. Dyeing the river has been a St. Patrick's Day tradition in the city since 1962.
March 11, 2017 Licence
TOPSHOT - Indian revellers play with colours during Holi celebrations in Chennai on March 13, 2017. The Hindu festival of Holi, or the 'Festival of Colours' heralds the arrival of spring and the end of winter. /
March 13, 2017 Licence
An undocumented immigrant raises her hands in the air as a U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), helicopter flies overhead near the U.S.-Mexico border on March 15, 2017 near McAllen, Texas. CBP announced that illegal crossings...More
TOPSHOT - A man walks along a damaged avenue in west Mosul on March 14, 2017, as the Iraqi forces continue to advance in the embattled city combatting Islamic State (IS) group fighters.
Baghdad's forces launched a major drive last...More
Ultra Orthodox Jews celebrating holiday of Purim on March 13, 2017 in Jerusalem, Israel. The carnival-like Purim holiday is celebrated with parades and costume parties to commemorate the deliverance of the Jewish people from a plot to...More
Stone parts of a huge statue, possibly symbolizing Ramses II, are being unearthed after they were discovered at the ancient Heliopolis archaeological site in Matareya district of Cairo, Egypt on March 13, 2017. The statues were found...More
Miami Ink, an American Cocker Spaniel, seen with handler Jason Lynn, is awarded Best In Show at Crufts Dog Show at NEC Arena on March 12, 2017 in Birmingham, England. First held in 1891, Crufts is said to be the largest show of its...More
Geert Wilders, the leader of the right-wing Party for Freedom (PVV), casts his vote during the Dutch general election, on March 15, 2017 in The Hague, Netherlands. Dutch voters go to the polls today in a tightly contested election.
An user moved by talking with the remote-controlled humanoid 'Telenoid' at the nursing home 'Urayasu' on March 13, 2017 in Natori, Japan. It is the first case of Telenoid to be installed at a nursing home in the world. The 2.7 kg...More