In Pictures

Russian President Vladimir Putin (R) meets with Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill I (L) after the concert at the Red Square to mark the Day Slavic Written Language at the Red Square in Moscow, Russia, 24 May 2015.

Presidential candidate Andrzej Duda (C) with his wife Agata Kornhauser-Duda (R) and daughter Kinga Duda (L) react on the first projections during presidential election night in Warsaw, Poland, 24 May 2015. Conservative challenger Andrzej Duda looks set to

Lotus lanterns are lit up at the Jogye Temple, the headquarters of South Korea`s largest Buddhist order, Jogye, in Seoul, South Korea, late 24 May 2015, one day ahead of Buddha`s Birthday.

People gather around the sculpture `Spring` by Rafael San Juan, which is part of the 12th edition of the Havana Art Biennial, in Havana, Cuba, 24 May 2015.

People listen a classical music concert in front of the Hermitage State museum at the Dvortsovaya square during the celebration the City Day in St. Petersburg, Russia, 24 May 2015.

An ethnic Roma man puts collected cardboards on his horse-drawn cart in the center of Skopje, Macedonia, on 21 May 2015.

Buckets filled with oil sludge are placed near a contaminated beach after an underwater oil pipe ruptured spilling an estimated 21 thousands gallons of oil into the Pacific Ocean near Refugio State Beach, 30 miles north of Santa Barbara, California, US.

Poll

Is Greece heading for default?
Results » Comments

Smiles

  • Call Her Granny!

    Two men are drinking in a bar complaining of dates gone wrong."It did't work," one says."How come? You told her you have a rich grandfather, didn't you?""Sure!""And then?""Well, ... read

  • The Hunter and the Cub

    A hunter gets lost in a forest. With dusk falling and rain starting to fall, he decides to look for shelter somewhere around.He then spots a cave at the ... read

Photo Story

'Goodbye, Nikola', Protestors Tell Macedonian PM Gruevski

1 of 12 | May 17, 2015, Sunday // 19:01 EPA/BGNES

Protestors wave Macedonian, Albanian and Bulgarian flags as a man holds a placard reading `Goodbye Nikola` during an anti-government rally in Skopje, Macedonia, 17 May 2015.

Tens of thousands of people took to the streets of Macedonian capital Skopje on 17 May 2015 to demand the resignation of conservative Prime Minister Nikola Gruevski in a protest rally organized by Social Democrat opposition.

Pressure on the Macedonian premier to step down has been mounting since a wire-tapping scandal broke out earlier this year, raising concerns how tightly ...

» See all photos