A merry-go-round rotates at the 180th Bavarian "Oktoberfest" beer festival in Munich, southern Germany.
Effigies of politicians burn during a protest by doctors, nurses and medical students outside Congress in Panama City.
A masked protester spray paints a wall during a march commemorating the anniversary of the Tlatelolco massacre in Mexico City.
A furloughed federal worker, who did not wish to be identified, holds out a sign to passing traffic on Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington.
A Pakistani model presents a creation from the Saba Gul`s bridal collection, in Peshawar, Pakistan.
An injured Rakhine man receives medical treatment at Thandwe hospital in Thandwe, Rakhine State, western Myanmar. Terrified Muslim families hid in forests in western Myanmar on Wednesday, a day after fleeing new sectarian violence that erupted even as the president toured the divided region.
Subrata Roy, Chairman of Sahara India Pariwar, welcomes the former British Prime Minister Tony Blair upon his arrival at the Balkan Peace Festival, organized by the Indian "Sahara Group" in honor of the International Day of Non-Violence, in Skopje, Macedonia.
Vincent Woods, a Michael Jackson fan hold up a portrait of Jackson after the AEG Jackson trial verdict in Los Angeles.
In this aerial photo, emergency workers respond to a crash involving a passenger bus, a tractor-trailer and an SUV near Dandridge, Tenn. Authorities said the bus, carrying members of a North Carolina church group, veered across the highway median and crashed into the other vehicles in a fiery wreck that killed several people.
House Minority Leader Rep. Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., speaks to reporters following a meeting with President Barack Obama and the Republican leadership at the White House in Washington.
Doctors, nurses and medical students protest in Panama City. Members of the medical community who have been on strike for a week are protesting a new law that was signed by President Ricardo Martinelli on Wednesday that allows foreign doctors to work in Panama.
Edouard Roger-Vasselin of France returns a shot against Lukas Lacko of Slovakia during their second round match at the Japan Open Tennis Championships.
Sofia Vergara, right, and Danny Trejo pose together on the red carpet of the premiere of "Machete Kills" at the Regal Cinemas LA Live in Los Angeles.
Afghan army soldier Ali Raza, 30, searches for land mines with a metal detector during an IED, or improvised explosive device, defusing training exercise in Jalalabad, east of Kabul, Afghanistan.
US Secretary of State John Kerry and US Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel greet each other before attending a wreath laying ceremony at Chidorigafuchi National Cemetery in Tokyo.
The Pink Star diamond weighing 59.6 carat is displayed during a press preview at Sotheby`s, in Hong Kong. he Pink Star, one of the world`s natural treasures, is the most valuable diamond ever to be offered at auction, estimated in excess of US$ 60 million.
Indian actors of Busan International Film Festival opening movie "Vara: A Blessing," Shahana Goswami, left, and Devesh Ranjan, pose for photographers during a press conference at Busan Cinema Center in Busan, south of Seoul, South Korea.
Serena Williams of US celebrates after defeating Maria Kirilenko of Russia during the China Open tennis tournament.
Kashmiri Muslims look at a bullet-ridden room following a gun-battle between Indian security forces and suspected militants in the outskirts of Srinagar.
Congress Party Vice President, Rahul Gandhi greets a supporter during his visit to Ahmadabad.
Paramilitary soldiers sit inside an armored vehicle near the site of a gun-battle in the outskirts of Srinagar. Police said that at least seven policemen were wounded in an overnight gun-battle with suspected militants in the city of Srinagar.
Rescue workers gather around the wreckage of a charter passenger jet which crashed soon after take off from Lagos airport, Nigeria.
Virat Kohli bats during a promotional event for Adidas in New Delhi.
Kashmiri school staff members carry damaged furniture after a fire broke out in a school building in Srinagar.
People dressed in traditional attire practice Garba, a form of dance from Gujarat , to celebrate the upcoming festival of Navratri, in Ahmadabad.
A man injured in a road accident, is brought for treatment at the Guwahati Medical College Hospital. A cargo truck crashed into two minivans packed with laborers headed to work early Thursday in northeast India, killing over two dozen people.