Published March 19, 2014
Twin polar bear cubs play outside in their enclosure at Tierpark Hellabrunn in Munich, Germany.
An Indian farmer rests among watermelons at his fruit stall prior to auctioning them at the Gaddiannaram wholesale fruit market on the outskirts of Hyderabad.
A protester shouts as police try to remove the chairs from the entrance of the Taiwanese Parliament in Taipei occupied by activists to protest against moves by the ruling Kuomintang party to ratify a contentious trade agreement with China.
Riot police attempt to break open the entrance of the al-Azhar University Campus during clashes with female university students, who are supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood and ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi, in Cairo's Nasr City district.
Supporters of Afghan presidential candidate Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai try to catch leaflets during an election campaign in Kunduz province, northern Afghanistan.
A man carries an injured anti-government protester during a protest against Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro's government in San Cristobal, Mar. 18, 2014.
A humanoid robot from IIT is displayed during the Innorobo 2014 fair (Innovation Robotics Summit) in Lyon, France, Mar. 18, 2014. Innorobo is an annual venue for companies and research centers to present their latest technologies in robotics.
An Iranian man plays with a firework in the Pardisan Park in Tehran, Mar. 18, 2014, during Chaharshanbe Souri, or Festival of Fire. Iranians jump over burning bonfires and throw firecrackers celebrating arrival of the spring which coincides with their new year, or Nowruz, which begins on March 21.
Motorbikes of the Dutch motor brigade are parked at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in The Hague, Netherlands. The Nuclear Security Summit (NSS) is scheduled to be held on March 24 and 25.
Easter eggs adorn an apple tree in the garden of the summerhouse of German pensioners Christa and Volker Kraft, in the eastern German town of Saalfeld. Each year since 1965 they spend up to two weeks decorating the tree with their collection of 10,000 colourful hand-painted Easter eggs in time for Easter celebrations.
Canada's skip Rachel Homan delivers a stone during her draw against Germany at the World Women's Curling Championships in Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada.
A worker decorates lanterns to celebrate Buddha's upcoming birthday on May 6 at Jogye temple in Seoul, South Korea.