United States author Jhumpa Lahiri poses with her book `The Lowland` during a photocall for the shortlisted authors of the 2013 Man Booker Prize for Fiction at the Queen Elizabeth Hall in London.
Amy Poehler, a cast member in "Free Birds," poses with child guests at the world premiere of the film at the Regency Village Theater in Los Angeles.
Children from Ballet Folklorico Azteca perform during the at the Rodeo de los Caballos equestrian parade to kick-off the Beverly Hills centennial celebration in Beverly Hills, Calif.
Larry King, left, and Shawn King attend the 10th annual Alfred Mann Foundation Gala in Beverly Hills, Calif.
Tea Party activist and former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin listens to a speaker at a rally at the World War II Memorial in Washington as leaders in the US Senate have taken the helm in the search for a deal to end the partial government shutdown and avert a federal default.
Police officers detain a protester in Moscow, Russia. The fatal stabbing of an ethnic Russian man has ignited anger in Moscow against people from the Caucasus, with demonstrators breaking into a shopping center and storming a vegetable warehouse Sunday evening.
Children of the Syrian community in Romania shout pro-regime slogans while holding pictures of Syrian President Bashar Assad, during a demonstration in Bucharest, Romania.
A model displays outfits by Indian fashion designer JJ VALAYA, during a Fashion Week in Kiev, Ukraine.
US Secretary of the Treasury Jacob Lew, second from left, and Shri P. Chidambaram, the Finance Minister for India, leave after their bi-lateral meeting at the International Monetary Fund, in Washington.
The bodies of victims of a stampede lie on a bridge across the Sindh River in Datia district in Madhya Pradesh state.
Thousands of residents, mostly affiliated with the Christian sect the Iglesia Ni Cristo (Church of Christ), gather at an intersection to receive relief supplies from one of the Philippines` largest Christian sects, in Manila.
Rescue workers look at the remains of a building that collapsed late Saturday, in Medellin, Colombia.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, left, shakes hands with Vietnamese President Truong Tan Sang at the Presidential Palace in Hanoi, Vietnam.
Tibet`s spiritual leader the Dalai Lama offers a greeting as he arrives during a ceremony at a theater in Mexico City.
A Muslim woman holds a banner reading "Allah" during a protest outside the Court of Appeal in Putrajaya, outside Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Indian women carry drinking water in containers at a cyclone hit village on the Bay of Bengal coast in Pudumpeta, Ganjam district, Orissa state.
Mock terrorists threaten a hostage during an anti-terrorism exercise at a shopping center in Seoul, South Korea.
Muslim pilgrims circle counterclockwise with their hearts tilted toward the Kaaba, the cube-shaped structure that Muslims around the world face in prayer five times a day, in the Grand Mosque in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia.
Britain’s Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne looks around interior of a building during his tour of Galaxy SOHO, a newly built urban complex building, in Beijing, China.
An Indian woman laughs as others prepare to apply vermilion on her on the last day of Durga Puja festivities in Gauhati, India.
UN-Arab League envoy for Syria Lakhdar Brahimi, left, shakes hands with US Secretary of State John Kerry after their meeting at Winfield House, the residence of the US Ambassador to Britain, in London.
MNS chief Raj Thackeray addressing a rally at Nare Park. Pic Courtesy: DNA