Prime Minister Narendra Modi being felicitated with Traditional Assamese Japi, Gamocha and Sarai by Union Minister of State for Sports and Youth Affairs Sarbananda Sonowal (L) and Siddharth Bhattacharya State President BJP during the BJP workers meet in Guwahati.
Kristina Mladenovic of the UAE Royals celebrates after getting a point during her women's singles match against Daniela Hantuchova of the Singapore Slammers in the International Premier Tennis League at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay city, south of Manila, Philippines.
Students of Allahabad University create sand art to raise awareness on AIDS on the eve of World AIDS day, on the banks of the Ganga river in Allahabad.
Fireworks explode over the floating Christmas tree in Lagoa lake at the annual holiday tree lighting event in Rio de Janeiro, Brazi.
Pope Francis releases a white dove outside the Catholic Cathedral of the Holy Spirit in Istanbul, before concelebrating a mixed-rite Mass.
Indian fishermen who were being held prisoner in Pakistan arrive in India after their release.
A man rows a makeshift boat in the polluted Yamuna river in New Delhi.
Kaitlyn Weaver and Andrew Poje of Canada perform during the Ice Dance's free dance at the NHK Trophy figure skating in Osaka, western Japan.
A protester tapes his mouth closed during a demonstration after a judge on Saturday dismissed the case against former President Hosni Mubarak and acquitted his security chief over the killing of protesters during Egypt’s 2011 uprising, near Tahrir Square, Cairo, Egypt,
President Barack Obama, left, shops with his daughters, Sasha, center, and Malia, at Politics and Prose bookstore for "Small Business Saturday," in Washington.
After leaving a candle at the edge of the Manayunk Canal, a woman is comforted by another during a candlelight vigil, for Shane Montgomery, at a park across from Kildare's Irish Pub in the Manayunk section of Philadelphia, Pa.
This photo provided by the Los Angeles Zoo, guests view the first night of a lighted adventure, the inaugural "L.A. Zoo Lights" experience.
A row of bats with messages are lined up as a tribute for Phillip Hughes at the Sydney Cricket Ground in Sydney.
A surfer rides a big wave during a tow-in surfing session at the Praia do Norte or North beach, in Nazare, Portugal.
Portland police Sgt. Bret Barnum, left, and Devonte Hart, 12, hug at a rally in Portland, Ore., where people had gathered in support of the protests in Ferguson, Mo.
Actress Gul Panag speaks to women from various fields during the AAP's "Delhi Dialogue" programme in New Delhi. -dna
First lady Michelle Obama, left, follows her daughters Malia Obama, center, and Sasha Obama, as they arrive to welcome the Official White House Christmas Tree to the White House in Washington.
A young man runs with a found tire to add to a burning barricade during a protest demanding the resignation of President Michel Martelly in Port-au-Prince, Haiti.
Chinese Cueist Yan Bingtao (R) Mens category, Wendy Jans (C) Women category and Masters Phisit Chandsri (L) with their trophies during the award ceremony of World Snooker Championship 2014 at Kanteerava stadium in Bengaluru.
People inspect the central mosque following a bomb explosion in Kano, Nigeria. More than 102 people were killed in the bomb explosions at the central mosque in Kano, said a hospital worker.
French former President Nicolas Sarkozy votes at a UMP party permanence for the leadership of France’s main opposition party, the UMP (Union for a Popular Movement), in Paris.
Smoke blows up after fire broke out at a Gum factory at Maheshtala in South 24 Pargana district in West Bengal.