21 Nëntor, 2011

E Hënë, 21 Nëntor 2011
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Egypt Protests

A protester screams in pain as he gets hit during clashes with riot police in a side street near Tahrir Square in Cairo. (Reuters)

Lebanon Christmas FRANCE POPE
Thailand Floods

A Thai worker cleans a lion statue in flooded Bang Khae district of Bangkok. (AP)

Scotland Fest

Students from St Andrews University participate in traditional Raisin Monday celebrations in St Andrews, Scotland. The tradition dates back to the early days of the university when new students would give senior students a pound of raisins in gratitude for their help in adapting to university life, in exchange for a receipt written in Latin. Failure to produce a receipt could result in a dousing in the local fountain. Nowadays the raisins have been replaced with a bottle of wine and dousing with foam. (Reuters)

India Wrestling

Indian wrestler Sutandar Singh (R) gets hold of his Pakistani counterpart Shahid Khoyawala during a friendly bout in Lahore, Pakistan. (AP)

SWITZERLAND-PONY

A pony grazes in a meadow at sunset above Lausanne, Western Switzerland. (AFP)

18 Nëntor 2011

E Premte, 18 Nëntor 2011
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Benin/Pope

Catholic faithful pray toward a statue of the Virgin Mary at St. Michel Church in Cotonou, Benin. (AP)

Thailand Floods

Residents walk on makeshift steps to a tollway at a flooded area in Bangkok, Thailand. (Reuters)

Yemen Demo

Anti-government protesters perform Friday prayers during a rally demanding the trial of Yemen's President Ali Abdullah Saleh and opposing the proposed immunity for Saleh, Sanaa. (Reuters)

School students pose for pictures during celebrations for the 83rd birthday of cartoon character Mickey Mouse at a school in the northern Indian city of Chandigarh. (Reuters)

India Construction

A construction laborer carries bricks on her head at the construction site of a residential estate on the outskirts of the western Indian city of Ahmedabad. (Reuters)

Thailand Seagames

Anyavarin Supateeralert of Thailand performs during the Rhythmic gymnastics final at the 26th Southeast Asian Games (SEAGAMES) in Palembang, Sumatra province. (AFP)

Nepal Bird

A Great Cormorant (Phalacrocorax carbo) flies over the Rapati River in Chitwan National Park, southwest of Kathmandu, Nepal. (AFP)

17 Nëntor 2011

E Enjte, 17 Nëntor 2011
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"New York Occupy Wall Street"

"Burma Aung San Suu Kyi"

Burma's democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi speaks to crowd as she visits Mother's Home Free Education Center in outskirts of Rangoon along with Andrew John Bower Mitchell, unseen, member of parliament and secretary of state for International Development of Britain. (AP)

"bangladesh Fire"

Merina Begum tries to salvage her belongings after a fire in a slum at Rayerbazar in Dhaka, Bangladesh. More than 250 shanties have been burned down as a blaze swept through the slum, the local fire department said. (Reuters)

"Netherlands EU Financial Crisis"

A customer leaves a shop advertising its closing sale in the center of Amsterdam, Netherlands. The Dutch economy contracted for the first time in more than a year in the third quarter as export growth slowed and investment declined. (AP)

"Japan Bhutan"

Bhutan's King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck (C) and Queen Jetsun Pema (L) are greeted by Japanese Crown Prince Naruhito (R) upon their arrival at the Imperial Palace for the state dinner in Tokyo, November 16, 2011. (AP)

"Hungary Opposition"

Lawmakers of the opposition LMP party wear gas masks as they protest outside the parliament against high levels of air pollution in Budapest, Hungary. The city council issued a smog alert and blocked high-emission cars from central Budapest due to high levels of dust in the air after a lack of wind over the past few days. (Reuters)

"Britain Art Postcards"

A photographer looks for a different angle while photographing the 'Secret Postcard' exhibition at the Royal College of Art in London. Around 3000 postcard size artworks have been created and donated by artists and designers. (AFP)

"China Biting Flies"

Gnats, or small biting flies, gather on a bridge over the East Lake in Wuhan, Hubei province, China. (Reuters)

"Indonesia SEA Games Soccer"

A Thai supporter wears a dual face headgear to amplify his cheer during a Southeast Asian (SEA) Games Group A soccer match between Thailand and Singapore at Gelora Bung Karno stadium in Jakarta, Indonesia. (AP)

"India Emu"

Emus look on at a farm in Amching village, east of Gauhati, India. This large bird native to Australia is farmed for its meat, oil, leather and various other uses. (AP)

"Bolivia Egret"

A Great Egret in the Gringo lake of the Serere Natural Reserve at the Madidi region some 600 km (373 miles) north of La Paz, Bolivia, November 16, 2011 (Reuters)

16 Nëntor 2011

E Mërkurë, 16 Nëntor 2011
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"Libya Weapons"

Teams from Libya's National Transitional Council (NTC) collect unexploded ordnance buried underground by the Gadhafi regime at a military base in Tajura, about 30 km (19 miles) east of Tripoli. (Reuters)

"Barack Obama, Julia Gillard"

US President Barack Obama and Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard hold a joint press conference in Canberra, Australia. President Barack Obama announced an agreement to expand the US military presence in Australia, underscoring growing concern over an increasingly assertive China. (AP)

"Japan Bhutan"

Bhutan's King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck inspects an honor guard during a welcoming ceremony at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo, Japan. Bhutan's royal couple are in Japan for a six-day visit. (Reuters)

"Arlington Burial WWII"

An honor guard carries the remains of three WWII Army Airman during burial services at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia. The remains representing the entire crew were buried in a single casket. They are 2nd Lt. Wilson C. Cater of Jackson, Miss., Master Sgt. Donald A. Mackey of Chambersburg, Pa., and Staff Sgt. Glenn E. Webb of Wetumpka, Okla. (AP)

"Ireland Germany"

Ireland's Prime Minister Enda Kenny and German Chancellor Angela Merkel listen to their national anthems during a welcoming ceremony at the chancellery in Berlin, Germany. Kenny is on his first official visit to Germany. (AFP)

"China Ethnic Miao"

An ethnic Miao minority man shaves another villager's head with a sickle in the village of Basha in Congjiang county, Guizhou province, China. The village of about 2,100 is believed to be the last village in China authorized by the government to keep guns. (Reuters)

"Afghanistan"

US soldiers of 2nd Platoon C Company 9th Engineer Battalion COP Dash Towp stand around a fire during an overall security and disruption insurgency mission in Wardak province, eastern Afghanistan. (Reuters)

"Germany Painting"

A man looks at the painting 'The World Self' by US artist and architect Paul Laffoley at Hamburger Bahnhof exhibition hall in Berlin, Germany. (Reuters)

"Israel Surfing"

A surfer rides a wave in the Mediterranean Sea at Israel's southern city of Ashkelon. (Reuters)

"Malaysia Islamic Fashion Festival"

A model wears a creation by Abang Saufi from Malaysia during the Islamic Fashion Festival in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. (AP)

15 Nëntor 2011

E Martë, 15 Nëntor 2011
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"Japan North Korea"

1North Korean supporters cheer their team during the 2014 World Cup qualifying match against Japan in Pyongyang. (Reuters/Kyodo)

"Thailand Floods"

2A Thai policeman fights a strong current as he repairs part of the broken sandbag barriers in Don Muang district in Bangkok, Thailand. (AP)

"Spain Crisis"

3Doctors and health workers hold banners during a protest in Barcelona, Spain. Doctors in the Catalonia region called a mass strike at hospitals and outpatient departments to protest against planned cutbacks. (AP)

"New York Occupy Wall Street"

4Members of the Occupy Wall Street movement clash with New York police after being removed from Zuccotti Park in New York, USA. (Reuters)

"Germany Medical Fair"

5A model adjusts a surgical lamp on display at the international Medica 2011 fair in Duesseldorf, Germany. The Medica fair is open from November 16-19, 2011 and shows new developments for medical treatments. (AP)

"Nepal Spider"

6A spider in its web at Godavari Botanical gardens on the outskirts of Kathmandu, Nepal. (AFP)

"China Vanishing Artist"

7Artist Liu Bolin demonstrates an art installation by blending in with vegetables at a supermarket in Beijing, China, November 14, 2011. Liu, also known as the ‘Vanishing Artist’, started practicing being “invisible” by means of optical illusions more than six years ago. (Reuters)

14 Nëntor 2011

E Martë, 15 Nëntor 2011
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Italy-Berlusconi

Dubai Airshow

atrouille de France planes perform at the Dubai Airshow in Dubai. (AP)

Kazakhstan - Soyez

The Russian Soyuz TMA-22 spacecraft, carrying International Space Station (ISS) crew of U.S. astronaut Daniel Burbank and Russian cosmonauts Anton Shkaplerov and Anatoly Ivanishin, blasts off in a snowfall at the Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. (Reuters)

Palestine Fire

Palestinian fire fighters try to extinguish a fire at a workshop for woodwork in Gaza City. (Reuters)

SYRIA-POLITICS-UNREST

Syrians splash around in a pond during a rally in support of their President Bashar al-Assad in Damascus, November 13, 2011, a day after the Arab League suspended Syria's membership. (AFP)

Thailand Floods

Vehicles are submerged at the Honda factory in Ayutthaya province, Thailand. (Reuters)

Russia Map

A fragment of a map of the USSR studded with semiprecious stones at a geological exploring museum in St. Petersburg, Russia. (Reuters)

Sweden Soccer

Zlatan Ibrahimovich of Sweden catches a ball during a team training session ahead of his country's friendly soccer match against England at Wembley on Tuesday in London. (Reuters)

 

11 Nëntor 2011

E Premte, 11 Nëntor 2011
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US Veterans Day

A U.S. Marine salutes the colors during a wreath-laying ceremony at the American Cemetery and Memorial at suburban Taguig city, east of Manila, Philippines, as they pay tribute to U.S. veterans and their families on Veterans Day. (AP)

Veterans Day

A poppy balances in the hand of a statue on the Armed Forces Memorial during Armistice Day commemorations at the National Memorial Arboretum in Alrewas, central England. (Reuters)

Greece

Presidential guards perform a change of shift in front of the parliament in Athens as Greeks lauded the nomination of their new Prime Minister, Lucas Papademos. (Reuters)

WB

Israeli soldiers detain Palestinian cameraman Bilal Tamimi during clashes between Israeli security forces and Palestinian demonstrators at a weekly protest in the West Bank village of Nabi Saleh, near Ramallah. (Reuters)

Italy Occupy Berlin Occupy
UAE-Racing

Red Bull driver Mark Webber of Australia steers his car during the second free practice at the Yas Marina racetrack in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. (AP)

10 Nëntor 2011

E Enjte, 10 Nëntor 2011
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"Thailand Loy Krathong Festival"

Thai mahouts ride on top of their elephants during celebrations for the annual Loy Krathong festival in Ayutthaya province, Thailand. Believers float krathongs in rivers, canals or ponds during the festival, which is held as a symbolic apology to the goddess of the river. (Reuters)

"India Sikh Festival"

A devotee takes a ritual bath at the water tank of the illuminated Bangla Sahib Sikh temple on the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak in New Delhi, India. (AP)

"South Korea US Free Trade"

South Korean protesters are sprayed with water by riot police during a rally near the National Assembly in Seoul, against a Free Trade Agreement between South Korea and the United States. (AP)

"Yemen Protest"

Anti-government protesters shout slogans demanding the ouster of Yemen's President Ali Abdullah Saleh during a rally against immunity for him in a deal, in Sana'a. (Reuters)

"Afghanistan Daily Life"

An Afghan refugee child looks out of a window in Kabul, Afghanistan. (AP)

"Indonesia Rush Hour"

A man walks in a bus lane next to a morning rush hour traffic jam in Jakarta, Indonesia. (Reuters)

"Britain Phone Hacking Protest"

Campaigners for change of media regulation, with one in a puppet of James Murdoch, Chief executive of News Corporation Europe and Asia, protest outside the Houses of Parliament in London. James Murdoch is due to appear at the House of Commons Select Committee for the second time for questioning on phone hacking. (AP)

"Lebanon New Seven Wonders"

Stalactites hanging in the upper cave of the Jeita Grotto in north of Beirut, Lebanon. Jeita Grotto, a compound of caves located 20 km north of Beirut in the Valley of Nahr al-Kalb (Dog River), is a finalist candidate representing Lebanon in the New Seven Wonders of the World campaign. (AP)

"Dead Sea"
"Germany Father Christmas"

A man dressed as Father Christmas collects wish lists from children at a special Christmas post office in the village of Himmelpfort (Heaven's Gate), north of Berlin, Germany. (Reuters)

"France Jean-Paul Goude"

A creation by designer Jean-Paul Goude and used in 1989 for the French Revolution bicentennial is seen at the Arts Decoratifs museum in Paris, France. (AP)

09 Nëntor 2011

E Mërkurë, 09 Nëntor 2011
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"Britain Students Protest"

Students protesting against tuition fee increases march towards the business district in the City of London, Britain. (Reuters)

"Thailand Floods"

Workers recover goods from a flooded factory in Bangkok's suburbs, Thailand. (Reuters)

"India Jammu Kashmir"

Police prepare to serve as a guard of honor to Indian Jammu-Kashmir state chief minister Omar Abdullah during the reopening of the state's winter capital at the civil secretariat in Jammu, India. (AP)

"Bulgaria Daily Life"

A pedestrian and the Alexander Nevski Cathedral are reflected in a puddle on a warm autumn day, in Sofia, Bulgaria. (AP)

"Las Vegas World Series of Poker"

Pius Heinz of Germany poses with stacks of cash after beating Martin Staszko of the Czech Republic to win the championship bracelet and $8.7 million in prize money during the World Series of Poker main event at the Rio hotel-casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. (Reuters)

"Vatican Saint Peter's Basilica"

Saint Peter's Basilica is reflected in the tuba of a musician during Pope Benedict XVI's weekly general audience at the Vatican. (Reuters)

"Swizerland Auction Diamond"
"Boston Fall"

A duck moves through the waters along the Esplanade on an unusually warm fall day in Boston, Massachusetts. (Reuters)

"Canada Gay Penguins"

African penguins Pedro (R) and Buddy interact with each other at the Toronto Zoo, Canada, November 8, 2011. The Toronto Zoo announced they will separate the penguins after zookeepers noticed behavior denoting a gay relationship between the two. (Reuters)

 

08 Nëntor 2011

E Martë, 08 Nëntor 2011
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"Britain Field of Remembrance"

A Royal British Legion volunteer plants remembrance crosses in the grounds of Westminster Abbey in London. Each November since 1928 The Royal British Legion invites individuals from across the country to honor and remember those who have lost their lives serving in the Armed Forces. (AP)

"France Weather"

A man walks as high waves hit the beach and the Promenade des Anglais in Nice, southeastern France as heavy rain and flooding continue to hit southern France. (Reuters)

"Italy's Woes"

A woman and child pick up discarded fruit and vegetables, as food vendors pack up their stalls after a street market in Milan, Italy. (AP)

"Brazil Student Demonstration"

Student demonstrators clash with riot police during the occupation of the University of Sao Paulo's rectorate, in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Reuters)

"South Korea Kimchi"

5Volunteers make kimchi, traditional pungent vegetable dish, to donate them to the needy neighbors for winter preparation in front of Seoul City Hall, South Korea. (AP)

"Germany Weather"

A herd of cows graze on a hill near the Black Forest village of St. Peter, southern Germany as fog covers the valley. (AFP)

"India Pilgrims"

An Indian Sikh pilgrim looks out from a train coach at the Wagah railway station upon his arrival from India, in Wagah, on the Indian-Pakistani border. Thousands of Sikh pilgrims are expected to arrive in Pakistan from all over the world to celebrate the 542nd birth anniversary of Sri Guru Nanak Dev which falls on November 10. (AFP)

"Austria Art Exhibition"

A woman looks at Rene Magritte's painting 'The Great Family' during the opening of an art exhibition at Albertina museum in Vienna, Austria. (Reuters)

 

 

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