Published April 05, 2014
A dog, trimmed to look like a lion, walks on the rooftop of Mitsukoshi department store in Tokyo, Japan. One hundred lion looking dogs gathered to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Mitsukoshi department store's mascot lion.
Afghan women stand in line while waiting for their turn to vote at a polling station in Mazar-i-sharif. Voting was peaceful during the first few hours of the presidential election, with only isolated attacks on polling stations.
Ukrainians lay on a store's floor, acting as dead bodies in a flash mob action protesting against the buying of Russian goods in Kyiv.
Combat divers "Kampfschwimmer" of German special naval forces are seen on a boat during a presentation by the German Army "Bundeswehr" in Eckernfoerde, Schleswig-Holstein.
A cave explorer makes his way through tires during an annual international competition for speleologists in Raubichi, Belarus.
A Chinese boy runs along gravestones during the Qingming Festival or Tomb Sweeping Day outside Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Chinese people honor the dead during the annual festival.
Tungurahua volcano spews a column of ash as seen from Ambato, Ecuador, April 4, 2014.
People take part in International Pillow Fight Day in central Bucharest, Romania.
Visitors ride a boat in the Chidorigafuchi moat as they enjoy fully bloomed cherry blossoms during spring season in Tokyo.
A Pakistani lawyer taking a thumb impression from nine-month-old toddler Mohammad Musa on a bail bond in Lahore. Baby Musa has been accused of attempted murder in a case observers say highlights endemic flaws in the country's legal system. The baby along with his father and other family members was booked for throwing rocks at gas company officials in the working-class Ahata Thanedaran neighbourhood on Feb. 1, the family's lawyer Chaudhry Irfan Sadiq told AFP.
Mercedes Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain speeds past a barricade bearing a message for former Formula One driver Michael Schumacher during the qualifying session of the Bahrain F1 Grand Prix at the Bahrain International Circuit (BIC) in Sakhir, south of Manama.
Jockey Nick Scholfield, bottom center, tumbles after falling from Teaforthree at the Chair during the Grand National horse race at Aintree Racecourse Liverpool, England.
Children scavenge among twisted metal and corrugated iron sheets in the ruins of a slum after a fire in Davao City. A huge night fire destroyed more than a thousand homes in a slum in the Philippines' largest southern city, sending residents running for their lives, officials said.