The U.S. president Barack Obama arrived in the International Airport of Mexico City on a 22-hour visit to Mexico to discuss topics of security, immigration, trade and education with Enrique Peña Nieto
Labor day celebrations turned into a conflict between the protesters and Turkish police. Prime minister Recep Tayyib Erdogan said that Taksim Square is not available to protest but the worker's unioins insisted to walk up to the area.
Jockey Barry Cash and 'Big Shu' won the Avon Ri Corporate & Leisure Resort Steeplechase for the La Touche Cup at the Punchestown Racecourse in Co. Kildare, Ireland.
Earth Day is an annual day on which events are held worldwide to demonstrate support for environmental protection. Earth Day is observed on April 22 each year.
Thaipusam is a Hindu festival dedicated to the Lord Murugan's vanquishing of the evil demon, and celebrated by the Tamil community around the world on the full moon in the Tamil month of Thai (January/February).
The Eppynt range of the Cambrian Mountains gets a covering of several centimeters of snow last night, the second snowfall this winter in Mid Wales.
Several hundred people turned out to watch the annual event despite rain and windy weather. Paricipants, many of whom wore fancy dress, were raising money for the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI).
An Israeli strike that killed Hamas's top commander, Ahmed Al-Jaabari, in Gaza is only "the beginning" of an operation to target militant groups in the strip, a military spokeswoman said.
Hurricane Sandy hit the Rockaway extremely hard with severe flooding and left over 100 homes destroyed by fire in Breezy Point. Thousands of people are displaced as a result of the damage caused by the storm.
Young people take part in the Zombie Walk flash mob as they start to celebrate Halloween in St. Petersburg.