Pope Francis waves to journalists as he stands by Istanbul Mufti Rahmi Yaran upon their arrival to the Blue Mosque in Istanbul, Turkey.
Police and officials investigate near a Citibank, where two men on a motorcyle shot at a security guard looted Rs 1.5 Cr from cash van in Kamla Nagar area in New Delhi.
Chief of Naval Staff Admiral R K Dhowan inspects guard of honor during Passing out Parade at Ezhimala Naval Academy in Kannur.
Bollywood actress Neetu Chandra during a NBA Jam a college basketball and youth festival in Mumbai.
Sri Lankan and England cricket team members and officials observe a minute silence in memory of Australian cricketer Phil Hughes during the second one day international cricket match between Sri Lanka and England in Colombo, Sri Lanka.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is greeted by BJP leader Arjun Munda at an election rally in Jamshedpur.
Super Star Rajnikant and Mega Star Chiranjivi being given a floral board during the inauguration of Dr Rajkumars Memorial.
Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama addressing Buddhist monks and other followers during the celebration of 600th anniversary of the writing of the great tantric commentary, at Gytuo Monastery in Sidhbari near Dharamshala.
England's captain Alastair Cook plays a shot as Sri Lankan wicketkeeper Kumar Sangakkara watches during the second one-day international cricket match in Colombo, Sri Lanka.
Faithful sing and wave flags as they wait to see Pope Francis visiting Haghia Sofia, the Byzantine church-turned-mosque that is now a museum, in Istanbul.
Rohan Bopanna :-Great start for us here in Manila, was a lot of fun enjoyed the team camaraderie & sprit. @IndianAces @iptl #GoAces. - Twitter
First lady Michelle Obama, waves to the press after welcoming the Official White House Christmas Tree to the White House in Washington.
Australian cricket captain Michael Clarke wipes away a tear while making a statement at the Sydney Cricket Ground following the death of Australian cricket player Phil Hughes in Sydney.
A man dressed as Santa Claus greets shoppers outside JCPenney store at the Glendale Galleria shopping mall in Glendale, Calif. Stores are welcoming a second wave of consumers in what has become a two-day kickoff to the holiday shopping season.
Floral tributes are placed at the entrance to the Sydney Cricket Ground following the death of Australian cricket player Phil Hughes in Sydney.
A woman lights a candle in front of a hospital in Offenbach, Germany, to commemorate 23-year old Tugce A. who was beaten up two weeks ago in front of a fast food branch when she tried to help two other girls.
Maria Sharapova of the Manila Mavericks autographs large tennis balls of fans following her win over Kristina Mladenovic of the UAE Royals in their IPTL (International Premier Tennis League) Women's Singles match at the Mall of Asia Arena at suburban Pasay city, south of Manila, Philippines.
French President Francois Hollande has his temperature measured upon his arrival at the Donka hospital in Conakry, Guinea, as part of a one day visit in Guinea focused on Ebola situation.