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A Palestinian protester holds stones as others take cover during clashes with Israeli soldiers following the funeral of Maysara Abu Hamdeya in the West Bank city of Hebron.


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A fan gets creative and "fishes" for a loose ball near the Bisons bullpen. The Buffalo Bisons, the Toronto Blue Jays minor league team this year, played their home opener against the Rochester Red Wings on a sunny, but cool afternoon at Coca-Cola field in Buffalo.

Peter Power/The Globe and Mail

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People dressed as Hungarian hussars, or cavalrymen, ride horses during the re-enactment of the battle against Austrian soldiers of the Habsburg dynasty in Tapiobicske, 80 km southeast of Budapes. The battle was fought some 164 years ago on April 4.


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Philadelphia Flyers Mike Knuble (L) collides with Toronto Maple Leafs Tyler Bozak during the first period of their NHL hockey game in Toronto.


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Zaw Min, a 46-year-old Muslim man, and members of his family look from inside their home which was vandalized in recent violence after they returned to it in the town of Sit Kwin, some 150 km north of Yangon. Officially, 43 people died in the recent anti-Muslim violence, which erupted in Meikhtila town in the centre of the country on March 20 and included the fire-bombing of mosques.


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A woman sleeps next to her newborn baby in a nursery in the Juba Teaching Hospital in Juba, South Sudan. Very few births in South Sudan, which has the highest maternal mortality rate in the world at 2,054 per 100,000 live births, are assisted by trained midwives, according to the UNDP's website.

Andreea Campeanu/REUTERS

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Snow falls on a swan swimming in the mixed bathing pond on Hampstead Heath in London.. It is unusual for snow to fall on London in April, with Britain's Met Office saying that March's temperatures ranked as the joint second coldest (with 1947), for the month, in their records dating back to 1910.

Matt Dunham/AP

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A male Indian peacock photographed at amusement park Geiselwind, southern Germany.

Karl-Josef Hildenbrand/AP

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Rescue workers search for survivors at the site of a collapsed residential building in Thane, on the outskirts of Mumbai. At least nine people died and over 40 people were injured when an under-construction residential building collapsed on Thursday evening, local media reported.


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Nepalese women struggle to fill water from an almost dried well in Bhaktapur. Nepal has been facing an acute water crisis with a large portion of the Nepalese population lacking access to safe and adequate drinking water, local media reported.


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South Korean soldiers (front) keep watch at a North Korean soldier at the truce village of Panmunjom, in the demilitarized zone separating the two Koreas in Paju, north of Seoul in this picture provided by Yonhap.


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