Motorcyclists passing through an area covered by ash following a series of eruptions of Mount Sinabung in Indonesia
Hindu students from the Swaminarayan Gurukul participate in the 'Magh Snan' or 'Holy Bath' in Ahmedabad, India
A handout provided by the Hellabrunn Zoo shows a still from a surveillance camera with the twin polar bears born at the zoo last week
A horse and rider pass through a burning pyre in the central Spanish village of San Bartolome de Pinares during celebrations for the feast of Saint Anthony
South Sudanese refugees wait at a Sudanese border checkpoint in Joda
Fishermen gather their net along Copacabana Beach as lightning flashes during a powerful early evening thunderstorm
Seagulls fly over Lake Ohrid near the city of Ohrid in Macedonia
Secessionists gather outside Catalonia's parliament during a vote for a petition to the national parliament, in Barcelona
An Afghan child carries bread through the old quarters of Kabul
French police officers gather around a pile of manure which was dumped from a truck, in front of the French National Assembly
A cat owner queues with her pet to have it blessed by a priest at San Anton church in Madrid
A visitor walks past a stand featuring various types of bread in the Russia Hall of the Gruene Woche International Agriculture Fair in Berlin
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