Photo of the day – Jun. 02, 2013

The statue of spiritual leader Sri Chinmoy was partially submerged in water from the rising Vltava River in Prague Sunday. Authorities in parts of central Europe issued disaster warnings and worked to reinforce flood defenses after days of heavy rains. (David W. Cerny/Reuters)


Photo of the day – May. 09, 2013

Firefighters looked at a part of a collapsed control tower at the port in Genova, Italy, Wednesday. Seven people were killed and two are missing after a container ship crashed into the control tower late Tuesday, the Coast Guard said. (Alessandro Garofalo/Reuters)

Photo of the day – May. 06, 2013

Jakub Koucky (R), a graduate from Jedlickuv Institute, is helped by a climber during the first ever attempt to rappel from Prague’s Congress Center in a wheelchair, at an event to mark the institute’s 100th founding anniversary in Prague, May 4, 2013. The institute was started by Rudolf Jedlicka a century ago to educate handicapped children. REUTERS/Petr Josek

Photo of the day – May. 05, 2013

Moscow, Russia: Servicemen take part in a rehearsal for the Victory Day military parade in Red Square. Russia marks the victory over Nazi Germany in the second world war every year on 9 May. Maxim Shemetov/Reuters

Photo of the day – Apr. 28, 2013

Skopje, Macedonia: a full moon rises behind the sculpture Gemidzii in the capital city. Robert Atanasovski/AFP

Photo of the day – Apr. 17, 2013

The coffin of former British prime minister Margaret Thatcher is carried by the Bearer Party as it arrives for her funeral service at St Paul’s Cathedral in London April 17, 2013 Thatcher, who was Conservative prime minister between 1979 and 1990, died on April 8 at the age of 87. REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett

Photo of the day – Apr. 15, 2013

Runners competed in the Vienna City Marathon Sunday. Kenyan Henry Sugut came in first among the men; fellow Kenyan Flomena Cheyech won in the women’s category. Mr. Sugut won for the third time in four years. (Alexander Klein/Getty Images)