May 28, 2012

Posted May 28th, 2012 at 1:56 pm (UTC-4)
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People jostle as they collect water from a truck from Water and Sewerage Authority in the outskirts of Dhaka, Bangladesh. Water supply to Dhaka dwellers has dropped drastically in the last one month due to power cuts and the summer heat, local media reported. (Reuters)

Egypt Election Result

Supporters of Egyptian presidential candidate Ahmad Shafiq celebrate after the official results for the first round were announced in Cairo. Egypt's electoral commission confirmed that Muslim Brotherhood candidate Mohammed Mursi would face ex-prime minister Ahmed Shafiq in a June presidential runoff. (AFP)

Kenya Explosion

A fire burns in a clothing stall after an explosion in a shopping complex in Kenya's capital Nairobi. A blast struck a shopping complex in Nairobi's business district during lunch hour, wounding more than a dozen people. (Reuters)

Australia Screaming Rapture

Women interact with 'Screaming rapture', a light and sound installation by Liam Ryan, Frank Maguire and Jason McDermott during the Vivid Festival in Sydney, Australia, May 27, 2012. (Reuters)

US Memorial Day

President Barack Obama speaks at the Memorial Day Observance at the Memorial Amphitheater at Arlington National Cemetery. (AP)


Residents remove sand bags from a bus used as a barricade by tribal militants loyal to the powerful al-Ahmar family during last year's fighting with security forces, in Sana'a, Yemen. (Reuters)


Workers repair a cave-in area on a road in Xi'an, Shaanxi province, China. The cause of the cave-in, measuring about 6 meters (20 ft.) in depth, 15 meters (49 ft.) in length and 10 meters (33 ft.) in width, is still under investigation. (Reuters)

Iraq Kurdish

A Kurdish man walks between coffins draped with Kurdish flag containing the remains of victims during a burial ceremony in Sulaimaniya, 260km (162 miles) northeast of Baghdad. More than 700 Kurds, killed by former Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein, were honored in a ceremony in northern Iraq. (Reuters)

Germany Funny Planes

Sebastian Worch lands in river Rhine with his flying Statue of Liberty vehicle during the Red Bull Flying event in Mainz, central Germany. (AP)

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