House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif. gestures during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington.
Swedish Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt, left, shakes hands with Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono prior to their meeting at Merdeka Palace in Jakarta.
Hostesses for the National Congress hug each other in front of the Great Hall of the People before the closing ceremony of the 18th Communist Party Congress at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing.
Protesters shout slogans during a general strike in Madrid.
Australian Foreign Minister Bob Carr, right, and Australian Minister of Defense Stephen Smith, second left, pose with US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, second right, and US Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta prior to meetings in Kings Park in Perth.
Denmark`s Carsten Mogensen, front, and Mathias Boe, back, play against Vladimir Ivanov and Ivan Sozonov of Russia during their men`s doubles first round of the China Open World Superseries Premier badminton competition in Shanghai.
This undated image provided by Google shows Google`s new 10-inch tablet, the Nexus 10.
The moment of a total solar eclipse is observed at Cape Tribulation in Queensland state, Australia.
From left, Chinese President Hu Jintao, former Chinese President Jiang Zemin and Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao, raise their hands to approve work reports during the closing ceremony for the 18th Communist Party Congress at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing.
Britain`s Prince Charles, front left, chats with New Zealand Governor General Sir Jerry Mateparae while walking after an official Maori welcome at Government House, Wellington, New Zealand.
Myanmar`s opposition leader and Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, center, pays respects at Rajghat, the memorial of Mahatma Gandhi, in New Delhi.
An ethnic Newari community girl, dressed in traditional attire, participates in a parade to celebrate their New Year in Katmandu.
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev meets with Finnish media at the Gorki residence outside Moscow.
Myanmar`s opposition leader and Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, speaks with Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh prior to a meeting in New Delhi.
US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton meets with members of the surf lifesavers as she walks to a reception at the Indiana Teahouse at Cottesloe Beach, near Perth.
Wearing flower costumes, protesters display placards during a rally near the U.S. Embassy in Manila, Philippines to call on industrialized countries to act on the growing problem of climate change.
School children, wearing caps popularly known as Nehru caps, return after a function to mark the birth anniversary of India`s first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru at his memorial, in New Delhi.
Indian President Pranab Mukherjee, Vice President Hamid Ansari, Congress party president Sonia Gandhi, and Indian PM Manmohan Singh, release balloons to mark the birth anniversary of India`s first PM Jawaharlal Nehru at his memorial, in New Delhi.
Sumi Naga tribal women perform a traditional dance during the post harvest festival of Ahuna in Dimapur, in the northeastern Indian state of Nagaland.
International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde, right, shakes hand with Malaysia`s Central Bank Governor Zeti Akhtar Aziz after a press conference in Kuala Lumpur.
Artisans of various fields clean their tools and perform rituals in front of a portrait of Vishwakarma on ‘Vishwakarma Day’ in Amritsar.
People inspect the scene of a car bomb attack in Kirkuk, 180 miles (290 kilometers) north of Baghdad.
Activists of India Against Corruption (IAC) protest outside an HSBC bank branch in New Delhi. IAC has charged HSBC for allegedly running money laundering transactions.
Belarus Prime Minister Mikhail Myasnikovich, center left, speaks with Indian President Pranab Mukherjee at the inauguration ceremony at the India International Trade Fair in New Delhi.