Indian tourists enjoy a ride on a shikara - traditional gondola - at sunset on Dal Lake in Srinagar, Indian-controlled Kashmir.
Buddhist nuns pray in Ladakh, northern India, to mark 800 years of the Drukpa (Dragon) sect of Tibetan Buddhism.
India's Taj Mahal is juxtaposed in front of the UK's Palace of Westminster as a model of the Indian palace floats down London's River Thames.
A boy drinks cool water during hot weather in Luebbenau, eastern Germany, where temperatures have reached 35C.
A thick haze obscures the Beijing skyline. A new OECD report says that polluted water, air and soil in China is making many people ill.
Tiger Woods is silhouetted as he tees off during practice for the Open Golf Championship at Carnoustie, Scotland.
Crates of Japanese sake lie spilled following Monday's 6.8-magnitude earthquake in Kashiwazaki, in central Japan.