Hartali, a rhinoceros at Patna zoo in India, emerges with her new-born baby.
A boy cycles across a bridge in Freiburg, Germany, in the heavy snow which has swept across northern Europe.
Children in the Indian city of Allahabad search for coins offered by Hindu devotees to the waters of the Ganges during the 45-day Ardh Kumbh festival.
A group of Afghan women wait with their children outside the passport office in the capital, Kabul.
A heavily-laden street peddler waits for customers in the city of Guangan in southwest China.
Street sweepers in the Lebanese capital, Beirut, clear up debris a day after a nationwide anti-government strike.