Thick smoke rises following an airstrike by the US-led coalition in Kobani, Syria as fighting continued between Syrian Kurds and the militants of Islamic State group, as seen from Mursitpinar on the outskirts of Suruc, at the Turkey-Syria border.
A Kashmiri farmer carries paddy as he works on a paddy field, on the outskirts of Srinagar, India.
In this combination of nine photos, from left to right, top, Myat Ko, an ethnic Naga wears a traditional Naga hat, Ye Tun, an ethnic Burman wears a Shan hat, In Phong San, an ethnic Kachin wears cane hat with wild bore horns. Middle left to right, Army Major Soe Moe, has five different hats but doesn't wear any in the Parliament, democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi wears flowers, Shwe Maung, an ethnic Rohingya who keeps a soft, brown, tassled fez-like cap, modeled after one worn by Abdul Gaffar, a Rohingya legislature of Myanmar's firstprime minister.
Police officers try to stop a masked-man who was removing the metal barricades that protesters have set up to block off main roads near the heart of the city's financial district, Hong Kong.
Sri Lankan ethnic Tamils board the `Queen of Jaffna` train decorated with banana plants and colorful flower garlands after it arrived at Jaffna in Sri Lanka.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is garlanded during an election campaign rally at Borivali in Mumbai.
Smoke rises near the main terminal of Donetsk Sergey Prokofiev International Airport during an artillery battle between pro-Russian rebels and Ukrainian government forces in the town of Donetsk, eastern Ukraine.
A woman wades through a water logged street after cyclone Hudhud caused heavy rains in Bhubaneswar.
Amin Pathan celebrates with his supporters after taking charge as the President of Rajasthan Cricket Association in Jaipur.
Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister and Bahujan Samaj Party supremo, Mayawati being garlanded by party workers during an election rally in Faridabad.
President Shri Pranab Mukherjee interacts with media on his way to way to Oslo Norway.
Rachel Joyce, of Germany, (l-r), Mirinda Carfrae, of Australia, and Daniela Ryf, of Switzerland, are seen at the finish line during the 2014 IRONMAN World Championship presented by GoPro in Kailua Kona, Hawaii.
People, many in costume, attend Comic Con in New York.
Supporters of presidencial candidate for the ruling Frente Amplio party, Tabare Vazquez, wave during a rally in Montevideo, Uruguay.
Two Indian villagers walk through the Bay of Bengal coast at Gopalpur, Orissa, about 285 kilometers (178 miles) north east of Visakhapatnam, India.