A cyclist passes a new sculpture called The Dance on London's South Bank. The bronze monument was unveiled by its sculptor, Pakistani-born Nasser Azam.
Models walk barefoot after falling in high heels during the Dsquared2 show at Milan Fashion Week.
South African cricketer Makhaya Ntini (left) is tackled by teammate Dale Steyn as they play football during a training session in Dhaka, ahead of a series against Bangladesh.
North Korean divers Choe Kum Hui and Hong In Sun compete at a test event in Beijing's National Aquatics Centre.
Local residents admire a rat laser lantern near the Love River in Kaohsiung, Taiwan, during the annual Lunar Chinese New Year celebrations.
East Timorese workers make a finishing touch to a statue of late Pope John Paul II in Dili.