Sunday 26 October 2014

The World in Pictures

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Viorica Mosombite holds up dolls she is sewing at the door of her house in Gosen City, a slum in the Villa Maria del Triunfo municipality on the outskirts of Lima. According to local media, children at the slums of Villa Maria del Triunfo are affected by respiratory diseases due to the area's heavy rainfall, temperatures below 15 degrees Celsius and humidity of at least 97 percent.
Viorica Mosombite holds up dolls she is sewing at the door of her house in Gosen City, a slum in the Villa Maria del Triunfo municipality on the outskirts of Lima. According to local media, children at the slums of Villa Maria del Triunfo are affected by respiratory diseases due to the area's heavy rainfall, temperatures below 15 degrees Celsius and humidity of at least 97 percent.
A car drives past buildings with decorations saying "I love you" ahead of the upcoming Qixi Festival which falls on August 2, in Nanning, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. Qixi, also known as the Double Seventh Festival and the Chinese version of Valentine's Day, falls on the seventh day of the seventh month in the Chinese lunar calendar.
A car drives past buildings with decorations saying "I love you" ahead of the upcoming Qixi Festival which falls on August 2, in Nanning, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. Qixi, also known as the Double Seventh Festival and the Chinese version of Valentine's Day, falls on the seventh day of the seventh month in the Chinese lunar calendar.
People stand and fire flares as they attend a minute of silence to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the 1944 Warsaw Uprising in the city centre of Warsaw.
People stand and fire flares as they attend a minute of silence to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the 1944 Warsaw Uprising in the city centre of Warsaw.

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