Friday 28 November 2014

Miss Egypt snaps a selfie

Competitors pose as Miss Egypt Amina Ashraf takes a group selfie at the Miss World sports competition at the Lee Valley sports complex in north London on November 26. Contestants from 126 countries are in London to compete in the 2014 Miss World competition. Reuters/Andrew Winning  


Optimus in the backyard

Yao Fuxing points to his replica of transformer Optimus Prime, at a yard in Hejian Hebei province. Yao made the replica out of parts from scrapped cars, motorbikes and farm vehicles, as a gift for his son's 18th birthday, according to local media. Reuters/China Daily  


Terror anniversary

Tourists sit in front of the Taj Mahal hotel, which was one of the targets of the November 26, 2008 attacks, in Mumbai on November 26. Wednesday marks the sixth anniversary of the Mumbai 2008 attacks. Reuters/Shailesh Andrade  


Iconic umbrella

A pro-democracy protester holding up a yellow umbrella, a symbol of the Occupy Central civil disobedience movement, chants slogans behind a barricade as she faces a line of policemen on the main Nathan Road at Mongkok shopping district in Hong Kong on November 26. Hong Kong police dismantled ba



Amanda Ashe of Oakland, left, faces off with a police officer during the second night of demonstrations in Emeryville, California, following the grand jury decision in the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri on November 25.  Reuters/Elijah Nouvelage  


Jolie at Unbroken premiere

Angelina Jolie poses for a photograph with two Chelsea pensioners as she arrives for the UK premiere of "Unbroken" in central London on November 25.  Reuters/Paul Hackett  


Mr Plant

French artist Christophe Guinet, also known as "Mr Plant", works on his plant shoe creation "Wood", part of the artistic project "Just Grow It", in his art gallery in Marseille on November 25. Guinet transforms name-brand Nike sneakers, cult footwear for urban yout


Santa’s helpers in record bid

Students gather to break the Guinness World Record for the largest gathering of Christmas elves, outside a shopping mall in central Bangkok on November 25. As many as 1,792 of Santa's little helpers, aged between nine and 15, donned red, green and white hats, matching T-shirts and pointy pl


Ferguson on fire

A resident, lying shirtless, keeps warm as another approaches the blazing skeleton of Juanita's Fashions R Boutique after it was burned to the ground in Ferguson, Missouri early morning November 25, 2014.  Gunshots rang out and buildings burned in a Midwestern suburb after a grand jury


Double trouble

A man lights up a cigarette with another cigarette outside an office building in Beijing on November 25. China, the world's biggest tobacco market, is considering a draft regulation that would ban indoor smoking, limit outdoor smoking and end tobacco advertising, the state-run Xinhua news a

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