2 Mars 2012

E Premte, 02 Mars 2012
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"Iran Vote"

An Iranian woman holds her identification card as people queue to vote at a polling station at the Massoumeh shrine in the holy city of Qom, 130 kms south of Tehran. (AFP)

"Greece Financial Crisis"

People line up to buy potatoes at a University campus in Thessaloniki in northern Greece. Staff and students of Thessaloniki's University ordered potatoes directly from a group of producers and arranged to be sold directly to consumers at the campus. (Reuters)

"India Holi Festival"

Students, with their faces smeared in colored powder, celebrate Holi, also known as the festival of colors, at a college in the northern Indian city of Chandigarh. The traditional event heralds the beginning of spring and will be celebrated all over India on March 8. (Reuters)

"Russia Tomb of Unknown Soldier"

Honor guards march during the changing of the guards ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier by the Kremlin wall in central Moscow, Russia. (Reuters)

"Brazil Fire"

A fire burns a tree in a forest reserve in northern Brasilia, Brazil. Officials said the fire may have been a criminal act and burned an area equivalent to five hectares. (Reuters)

"Poland Aviation"

An aircraft pulls a vapor trail over clouds above Krakow, Poland. (AP)

"Lebanon Snow"

A man removes snow covering his car after a heavy snowstorm in the Aley area, eastern Lebanon. (Reuters)

"Russia Weather"

A man removes a piece of metal from a recently burned-out house covered with icicles, in the town of Ostashkov, some 350 km (217 miles) west of Moscow, Russia. (Reuters)

"France Wounded Journalist"

French journalist Edith Bouvier (2nd R) is carried on a stretcher after her arrival aboard a government plane at Villacoublay military airport near Paris. Freelance reporter's femur was shattered during heavy shelling of Homs's Baba Amro district in Syria. (Reuters)

"Australia Taylor Swift"

US country pop singer Taylor Swift performs on stage at the Burswood Dome during the opening night of her 'Speak Now' Australian tour in Perth. (AP)

"UAE Tennis"

Serbian world number one Novak Djokovic serves the ball to Andy Murray of Britain during their ATP Dubai Open semi-final tennis match in UAE. Murray won the match 6-2, 7-5. (AFP)

1 Mars 2012

E Enjte, 01 Mars 2012
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"Germany Biathlon World Championships"

Around 30,000 spectators watch the mixed 2x6 km and 2x7.5 km relay competition at the biathlon World Championships in Ruhpolding, Germany. (AP)

"Croatia Austria"

A member of the Croatian honor guards jumps over the red carpet before the arrival ceremony for Austria's President Heinz Fischer, in Zagreb. (AP)

"Sudan South Sudan Migration"

A South Sudanese woman waits to return home by a train organized by the International Organization for Migration (IOM) in Khartoum. Up to 700,000 ethnic Southerners are estimated to still be in Sudan ahead of an April 8 deadline for them to either go South, or normalise their status with the Khartoum authorities. (AFP)


Queen Elizabeth II, the Duchess of Cornwall and the Duchess of Cambridge, looking at their hampers after being presented with gifts in Fortnum and Mason store in central London. (AP)

"South Korea Japan"

Participants listen to South Korean President Lee Myung-bak's speech during the 93th anniversary ceremony of Independence Movement Day against Japan in Seoul, South Korea. (AP)

"Seychelles Cruise Ship Fire"

Passengers of the Costa Allegra cruise ship look for their baggage upon their arrival at Victoria's harbor, Seychelles Island. A disabled cruise ship carrying more than 1,000 people docked in the island nation of the Seychelles after three days at sea without power since a fire broke out in the generator room on Monday. (AP)

"Jordan Snow"

People play in the snow after a heavy snowstorm in Amman, Jordan. (Reuters)

"Severe Weather Illinois"

St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Ridgway, Illinois, is left in ruins after a pre-dawn twister flattened entire blocks of homes Wednesday. (AP)

"Germany Makeup Artist"


29 Shkurt 2012

E Mërkurë, 29 Shkurt 2012
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"Nicaraqua Schoolchildren"

Schoolchildren check their XO laptops at the Municipal Stadium in Ometepe Island, Nicaragua. Around 5,000 of the island's underprivileged children will benefit from the delivery of laptops which have been donated by the Zamora-Teran Foundation. (Reuters)

"South Korea Independence Movement Day"

South Koreans wearing traditional Korean costumes in Cheonan, south of Seoul, carry torches in their hands during a ceremony to celebrate the March First Independence Movement Day, the anniversary of the 1919 uprising against Japanese colonial rule. (AP)

"Kuwait parliament"

Kuwaiti Islamist-Shi'ite MP Hussein Al Qallaf, left, and liberal-Shi'ite MP Abdulhameed Dashti during a heated debate over the situation in Syria at the National Assembly's session. (AP)


People pray by the coffin of a member of the Free Syrian Army, who was killed by armed civilians loyal to Syria's President Bashar Al Assad, during a funeral near the northern city of Idlib. (Reuters)


A woman walks past a building decorated with a pair of eyes in the Crimean city of Sevastopol, Ukraine. (Reuters)

"Severe Weather Missouri"

Windows are blown out of a Hilton hotel in downtown Branson, Missouri, USA. A powerful storm system lashed the Midwest, roughing up the country music resort city of Branson and laying waste to a small town in Kansas. (AP)


A foot of Sujon, 9, is seen as he works in a vehicle spare parts store in Dholaikhal, Dhaka, Bangladesh. According to locals, about 10,000 people, one third of them children, work in the city's Dholaikhal area. (Reuters)

"Spain Protest"

Demonstrators are seen in the middle of a road blocked by garbage containers burning during clashes in Barcelona, Spain. Spanish students clashed with police during nationwide protests against education spending cuts. (AP)

"Germany Sea Turtle"

A green sea turtle dives in a basin at the SeaLife aquarium in Oberhausen, western Germany. (AFP)

"Paris Fashion Guy Laroche"

A model wears a creation of designer Guy Laroche as part of the Fall-Winter, ready-to-wear 2013 fashion collection, during Paris Fashion week, France. (AP)

"UAE Tennis"

Feliciano Lopez of Spain reacts after he lost a point against Roger Federer of Switzerland during the Emirates Dubai ATP Tennis Championships in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. (AP)


28 Shkurt 2012

E Martë, 28 Shkurt 2012
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"China World Bank"

"Burma Kachin State"

A man pushes his bicycle through a garden containing more than 1,200 Buddhist statues in a monastery in the city of Myitkyina, in Burma's northern Kachin state. (Reuters)

"Britain London Olympic 2012"

Backdropped by Tower Bridge, giant Olympic Rings float on the River Thames in London during its launch to mark 150 days before the start of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. (AP)

"Russia Fire"

Firefighters work on the roof of the Palace of the Beloselsky-Belozersky Princes, which is on fire, in St. Petersburg, Russia. The Palace of the Beloselsky-Belozersky Princes, which is one of the remarkable places of interest of the city, was built in 1846-1848 in the baroque style. (Reuters)

"Greece Weather"

A couple during a heavy snowfall on the mountain of Penteli in northern Athens, Greece. Ferry services have been canceled at three main ports, as high winds and a bout of winter weather dumped snow around the country. (AP)

"India Elections"

An electrician fixes a bulb as an Indian woman voter casts her vote in a polling station in Muradnagar, in Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. (AP)

"Florida NASCAR"

Tony Stewart (14), Ricky Stenhouse Jr (6), and David Gilliland (38) wreck as Joey Logano (20) and Mark Martin (55) drive past during the NASCAR Daytona 500 Sprint Cup series auto race at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida, USA. (AP)

"Paris Fashion Week"

A model wears a creation of designer Fatima Lopes as part of the Fall-Winter, ready-to-wear 2013 fashion collection, during Paris Fashion week, France. (AP)

27 Shkurt 2012

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Pakistani protesters burn representations of U.S. flags to condemn the reported burning of Qurans in Afghanistan by U.S. troops, in Lahore. (AP)

Russia Greyhound

A 3-year old Italian Greyhound named Rem, wearing a presidential campaign badge for Vladimir Putin, rests on its owner's lap during a walk in Divnogorsk, south of Russia's Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk. (Reuters)

Israel Fest

Israeli workers attach a figure onto a float at a sculpture and display factory manufacturing floats for a parade celebrating the upcoming Jewish holiday of Purim, near Tel Aviv. (Reuters)


Palestinian women hold up posters of Hana Al-Shalabi, a Palestinian prisoner on hunger strike jailed in Israel, as they protest against Israel's policy of administrative detention, in the West Bank city of Jenin. (AP)


A survivor stands outside his house that was burnt and damaged in the Godhra riots during the commemoration of its 10th anniversary, in the western Indian city of Ahmedabad. (Reuters)

Greece -Clean Monday

North Carolina defensive lineman Quinton Coples runs a drill at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis, in the U.S. state of Indiana. (AP)


24 Shkurt 2012

E Premte, 24 Shkurt 2012
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"Vietnam Sugarcane"

A farmer loads cut sugarcane onto a truck during harvest season in Thanh Hoa province, 200 km (124 miles) south of Hanoi. (Reuters)

"Afghanistan Unrest"

Afghan policemen form a line during an anti-US demonstration in Kabul. (AP)

"Israel Palestinians"

A video journalist films an Israeli soldier firing tear gas towards Palestinian protesters demanding the reopening of a key street in the West Bank city of Hebron. (AFP)


Albanian soldiers carry the coffin of Albanian Captain Feti Vogli, 31, at the Palace of Congress in Tirana. Afghan gunmen clad in police uniforms opened fire on NATO troops on February 20, 2012, in southern Afghanistan, killing Vogli and injuring two other foreign soldiers, according to Albania's Defense Ministry. (Reuters)

"Romania Longest Love Letter"

A man writes a love message on a board as he takes part in an attempt to break the Guinness World Record for the longest love letter in Bucharest during Dragobete, the traditional Romanian lovers' day. (Reuters)

"Singapore Scoreboard"

Two spectators walk past the scoreboard during the second round of the HSBC Women's Champions golf tournament at Tanah Merah Country Club in Singapore. (Reuters)

"Japan Football Match"

Iceland's Steinthor Freyr Thorsteinsson takes a flip throw during a throw-in at the friendly football match against Japan at Nagai Stadium in Osaka. (AFP)

"Italy Milan Fashion"

This multiple exposure image shows a model displaying a creation of Moschino Fall-winter 2012-2013 collection during the Women's fashion week in Milan. (AFP)

"Philippines Dog Show"

Groomed Shih Tzu dogs wait for the start of a competition during the Asia-Pacific Dog Show in Manila. Philippines. (Reuters)


23 Shkurt 2012

E Enjte, 23 Shkurt 2012
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"South Korea Blood Donation"

About 3,000 Baekseok University students create the shape of a drop of blood at a ski resort in Pyeong Chang, South Korea. (AP)

"China Society"

A barber uses a razor to clean the eyelid of his customer as a part of his hair shaving service, at a residential area in Suining, Sichuan province. According to traditional Chinese belief, getting a haircut on the second day of the second Chinese lunar month, which falls on February 23 this year, is likely to bring good luck. (Reuters)

"India Kashmir Avalanche"

Kashmiri villagers search for their belongings after their huts were buried under snow due to avalanche in Ramwari, some 70 km from the summer capital Srinagar. At least nine Indian soldiers on duty in the mountains of Kashmir were killed in avalanches overnight with several others missing, officials said. (AFP)

"Burma Thailand Refugee Camp Fire"

A fire engulfs huts in the Um-Piam refugee camp in Thailand's Tak Province, 426 kilometers (265 miles) west of Bangkok. Um-Piam is the second largest refugee camp along the Thai-Myanmar border, which houses more than 15,000 Burmese refugees. More than 200 homes have been destroyed. (Reuters)

"Russia Putin Rally"

People hold a giant Russian national flag during a rally to support presidential candidate and current Prime Minister Vladimir Putin at the Luzhniki stadium on the Defender of the Fatherland Day in Moscow. (Reuters)

"Italy Fashion Week"

Stylists apply make up for a model backstage before the Francesco Scognamiglio's 2012 Autumn/Winter collection during Milan Fashion Week, Italy. (Reuters)

"France Art Combas"

A woman visits the French painter Robert Combas' retrospective exhibition 'Greatest Hits' at the Lyon's contemporary art museum, central France. (AP)

"Australia Ballet"

Madeleine Eastoe from the Australian Ballet and dance company 'Chunky Move' rehearses the world premier of 'Infinity', the first triple bill in the Australian Ballet's history to premiere three brand new Australian commissions by choreographers Graeme Murphy, Gideon Obarzanek and Stephen Page in Melbourne. (AFP)

"Chile Vina del Mar Song Festival"

Dancers performs on opening night of the 53rd annual Vina del Mar International Song Festival, in Vina del Mar, Chile, February 22, 2012. (AP)

22 Shkurt 2012

E Mërkurë, 22 Shkurt 2012
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"US Republican Romney"

US Republican presidential hopeful and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney is seen through a window as he speaks during a campaign rally at the Tri-City Christian Academy in Chandler, Arizona. (AFP)

"Argentina Train Accident"

Firemen rescue wounded passengers from a commuter train after a collision in Buenos Aires. A packed train slammed into the end of the line in Buenos Aires' busy Once station, injuring over 300 morning commuters, Argentina's transportation secretary said. (AP)

"Yemen Protest"

A protester with Yemen's flag painted on his body shouts slogans during a rally in Sana'a demanding the prosecution of President Ali Abdullah Saleh. (AP)

"Tibet New Year"

A monk participates in a debate as part of Tibetan New Year celebrations at a temple in Langmusixiang, Sichuan Province. (Reuters)

"Afghanistan Unrest"

Protesters run as smoke raises from a burning truck during an anti-US demonstration at a NATO military base in Jalalabad, east of Kabul, Afghanistan. (AP)

"Burma Monks Statues"

Statues of Buddhist monks near a temple in Payathonzu, near the Burmese border with Thailand (Reuters)

21 Shkurt 2012

E Martë, 21 Shkurt 2012
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"Russia Alpine Skiing World Cup"

Alexis Pinturault of France (L) clears a gate as he skis against Romed Baumann of Austria to win the men's parallel slalom City Event of the Alpine Skiing World Cup in Moscow, Russia. (Reuters)

"Brazil Carnival"

velers of the Academicos do Grande Rio samba school perform during the second night of Carnival at the Sambadrome in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (AFP)

"Belgium Carnival"

'Gilles of Binche' dance during a carnival parade in the city centre of Binche, Belgium. The Carnival of Binche dates back to around the 14th Century, with the clown-like Gilles performing their traditional dances to the sound of drums to ward off evil spirits with their sticks. (AP)

"Nepal Gunness Record Shortest"

Chandra Bahadur Dangi, a 72-year-old Nepali who claims to be the world's shortest man at 56 centimetres (22 inches) in height, walks near his home in Reemkholi village in Dang district, some 540 kilometres southwest of Kathmandu. Dangi will embark to the capital city as Guinness World Records experts are due to arrive in Nepal to measure a 72-year-old claiming to be the world's shortest man. (AFP)

"France Strauss-Kahn"
"Afghanistan Unrest"

An Afghan demonstrator holds a copy of a half-burnt Quran, allegedly set on fire by US soldiers, at the gate of Bagram airbase during a protest against Koran desecration at Bagram, about 60 kilometres (40 miles) north of Kabul. (AFP)

"Somalia Kenya"

A Somali herder tends to his camels by the side of the road near the town of Dhobley, currently under control by Kenyan military and Somali government forces, in Somalia. Kenya's military has been fighting inside Somalia in an ongoing offensive against militant group al-Shabab since October. (AP)

"Tibet New Year"

Ethnic Tibetan women pray around the Labrang Monastery in Xiahe county, Gansu Province, ahead of the Tibetan New Year which begins on February 22, 2012. (Reuters)

"Japan Tsunami"

Clothing, lying in heaps at the site of a neighborhood destroyed by the March 11, 2011 tsunami, is piled up by clearing crews in Rikuzentakata, Japan. (AP)

"Britain Fashion Week"
"India Poland Italy Olympic Field Hockey Qualifier"

A lone spectator watches an Olympic qualifier field hockey match between Poland and Italy in New Delhi, India. (AP)

20 shkurt 2012

E Hënë, 20 Shkurt 2012
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Brazil Carnival

Performers from the Beija Flor samba school parade during carnival celebrations at the Sambadrome in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (AP)

Germany Carnival Parade

A carnival float depicts German Chancellor Angela Merkel wearing an umbrella skirt symbolizing the European bailout fund at the traditional carnival parade in Duesseldorf. (AP)


A photograph of teacher Peter Rippington and his wife Sharon hangs on a flag pole at Alvechurch Middle School in Alvechurch, central England. Rippington died and more than 20 others were injured after their coach crashed near Chalons-en-Champagne in France Sunday on the way back from a ski trip. (Reuters)


A shoe shiner tries to keep warm in Athens, Greece. (AP)


Thousands of paper origami cranes made by members of the public and relatives of TEPCO workers in support of Japan's earthquake and tsunami victims are displayed at the emergency operation center at TEPCO's crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, Fukushima prefecture. (Reuters)


A man sits behind a poster with a picture of Yemen's Vice President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi during an election rally in Sanaa. (Reuters)

India Hindus

An Indian Hindu devotee rings bells as he exits a Lord Shiva temple during Shivratri festival celebrations in New Delhi. (AP)


European Space Agency astronaut Thomas Pesquet of France gets ready before diving in a space suit during a training exercise at the Star City cosmonaut training center outside Moscow, Russia. (Reuters)

Britain Fashion

A model wearing a jeweled head-piece by Lara Jensen walks on the catwalk during the Inbar Spector presentation at London Fashion Week in central London. (AFP)

Britain Swimming

Japan's Yu Okamoto and Sho Sakai perform a jump in the men's synchronized 3m springboard during the Diving World Cup event at the London 2012 Olympic Aquatics Center, England. (AP)





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