Face-to-face portraits of late Chinese leader Mao Zedong, made up of badges bearing his image at a museum in China. The badges were mass-produced in the 1960s at the height of his cult of personality.
Langurs look for a food handout from a passenger on a train as it waits at a halt in Rajasthan, India.
Thousands of Filipinos crowd around the "Black Nazarene", an icon of Jesus Christ believed to have miraculous powers, during an annual procession in Manila.
Australian Aboriginal dance troupe the "Chooky Dancers" perform for the media ahead of a festival in Sydney.
A "luxury crystal Benz" encrusted with 300,000 Swarovski crystals is displayed at a Tokyo auto show in Japan.
Geese wander through a deserted petrol station in New Delhi, where a pay strike by thousands of oil company executives has left 60% of India's pumps dry.
Frost covers trees in a French village close to the Belgian border, where temperatures continue to hover between -6C and -10C.