sports illustrated swimsuit edition
Models arrive at a show celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. From left: Christie Brinkley, who first appeared on the cover of the swimsuit edition in 1979, Babette March, who was the first swimsuit cover model in 1964, and Cheryl Tiegs, who appeared on the cover three timesReuters
fashion model
A model presents a creation by Patrick Mohr at Berlin Fashion Week Autumn/Winter 2014Reuters
bangkok night
An anti-government protester gives a donation as others wake up in their encampment built between shopping malls in central BangkokReuters
hindu festival
People walk through a tent city erected for masses of pilgrims on the banks of the river Ganges for the Makar Sankranti festival in Allahabad, IndiaReuters
london theatre
Cast members Sarah McRae, Gemma Arterton and Alex Waldmann perform John Webster's "The Duchess of Malfi" at the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse. London has a new theatre lit entirely by candles, transporting audiences back 400 years to the kind of performances seen in Shakespeare's time. Constructed mainly of oak, the building sits alongside the established Globe theatre on the south bank of the ThamesReuters
china bonuses
Residents wait to collect their year-end bonus at Jianshe village, Liangshan, Sichuan province, China. About 13,115,000 yuan (£1,321,716) was placed in the middle of a square before being distributed as bonus to around 340 villagers in return for their investment in a planting and breeding co-operativeReuters
china weather swim
A 74-year-old man jumps into a partially-frozen river during his daily exercise routine in Taiyuan, Shanxi province, ChinaReuters
tennis fans
Spectators cool off in front of a misting fan at the Australian Open 2014 tennis tournament in MelbourneReuters
tennis shirt
Florian Mayer of Germany changes his sweat-drenched shirt during his match against Mikhail Youzhny of Russia at the Australian Open 2014 tennis tournament in MelbourneReuters
vw xl1
A model poses in a Volkswagen XL1 car at the European Motor Show in BrusselsReuters
detroit model
A model poses with a new retro-styled Dodge Challenger with a 'shaker hood' option, harking back to American muscle cars of the 1970s, at the North American International Auto Show in DetroitReuters
dakar sand
Spain's Jordi Viladoms rides his KTM motorcycle during the ninth stage of the Dakar Rally 2014, from Calama to Iquique in ChileReuters
sinabung ash
Villagers cover themselves with raincoats as ash falls from the eruption of Mount Sinabung in Karo district, Indonesia's North Sumatra provinceReuters
central african republic
A militiaman poses for a photograph in Bangui, the capital of the Central African RepublicReuters
winnie the pooh
Georgia Ferrell, the mother of Jonathan Ferrell, a 24-year-old former Florida A&M University football player who was shot and killed in September 2013, holds onto a stuffed Winnie the Pooh during a news conference in Charlotte, North Carolina. Prosecutors will seek an indictment against a North Carolina police officer, Randall Kerrick, accused of fatally shooting an unarmed Ferrell 10 times after he survived a car accident and banged on the door of a nearby house in the middle of the night looking for helpReuters