Artists enact a fight from the epic Ramayana during a Dussehra festival celebrations in Allahabad.
A staff talks on the phone at a closed counter of the Kingfisher Airlines at the Indira Gandhi Airport in New Delhi.
India`s Rohit, left and Pakistan`s Tahir Ali compete in "Mission Dosti", an Indian style wrestling competition at Katra, about 48 kilometers (30 miles) from Jammu.
Indian road construction workers walk with their luggages along the Indo China border in Bumla at an altitude of 15,700 feet (4,700 meters) above sea level in Arunachal Pradesh.
Former Secretary-General of the United Nations Kofi Annan speaks to a crowd of young people assembled from across the world during the One Young World summit in downtown Pittsburgh.
Republican vice presidential candidate Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis. speaks at an campaign event in Council Bluffs, Iowa.
Saina Nehwal of India in action during the Denmark Open woman`s single finale badminton match against Juliane Schenk of Germany in Odense, Denmark.
This picture released by Cubadebate on its website Monday Oct. 22, 2012 shows Cuban leader Fidel Castro holding a copy Friday`s Oct. 19, 2012 edition of the newspaper Granma in Habana. Persistent rumors circulated last week that the former Cuban leader was on his deathbed .
Girls dressed in traditional attire perform during the Navratri festival celebrations in Katra, north of Jammu.
A Lebanese man rides his motorcycle between a burning tire and garbage containers laid by Sunni protesters after overnight clashes between Sunni and Shiite gunmen in Beirut, Lebanon.
Gujarat state Chief Minister Narendra Modi shakes hands with British High Commissioner to India James Bevan at Gandhinagar, Ahmedabad.
Li Na of China, Angelique Kerber of Germany, Petra Kvitova of Czech Republic, Victoria Azarenka of Belarus, Maria Sharapova of Russia, Serena Williams of USA, Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland and Sara Errani of Italy pose for the official photo of the TEB BNP Paribas WTA Championships in Istanbul.
Force India Formula One team Nico Hulkenberg of Germany, right, and Paul Di Resta of Britain pose for a photo before a press conference, in New Delhi.
Valerie Trierweiler, companion of France`s President Francois Hollande, poses with school children after she gave a writing quiz to school children, to raise funds for the benefits of French association against leukodystrophy disease in Paris.
Muslim pilgrims circle the Kaaba as pray inside and outside the Grand mosque in Mecca, Saudi Arabia. The annual Islamic pilgrimage draws three million visitors each year, making it the largest yearly gathering of people in the world.
A eunuch dances during Hindu goddess Manikeswari’s religious procession on Mahastami day in Bhawanipatna in Kalahandi district, Orissa.
A participant in the Zombie Bike Ride makes her way down a street in Key West, Fla. Event organizers say about 2,000 people participated in the event.
Workers prepare an effigy of demon king Ravana for the upcoming Dusherra festival at a fair in front of the Red Fort monument, in New Delhi.