Photo of the day – May. 31, 2013

Pakistani monkey handler Naseer bathed his monkey in a stream in Islamabad, Pakistan, Friday. (B.K. Bangash/AP)


Photo of the day – May. 16, 2013

A refugee, right, drank water leaking from a water source in Islamabad, Pakistan, Wednesday. (Muhammed Muheisen/Reuters)

Photo of the day – May. 11, 2013

An election worker looked out from a bus that was transporting ballot boxes and polling booths in Lahore, Pakistan, Friday. Pakistan’s general elections will be held Saturday. (Damir Sagolj/Reuters)

Photo of the day – May. 10, 2013.

Afghan border police took up positions near Pakistan in Jalalabad province, Afghanistan, Thursday. Afghan President Hamid Karzai warned Pakistan against trying to force Afghanistan to accept as an international border the Durand Line, which the British decided in 1893. (Rahmat Gul/AP)

Photo of the day – Apr. 01, 2013

Karachi, Pakistan: People sleep on open-air charpoy beds near a railway station. Charpoy guesthouses are set up from 9pm to 7am for the homeless, passengers and drivers, and charge about 40 rupees (25p). Akhtar Soomro/Reuters

Photo of the day – Mar. 28, 2013

Pakistani schoolchildren attend their daily classes in a makeshift school set in a clay house, in a poor neighborhood on the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan, Wednesday, March 27, 2013. Threats from militant groups is one of many obstacles Pakistani girls and teachers face in getting and providing an education. Others include rampant poverty, harassment and the government’s failure to prioritize education spending. Both sexes have suffered from the lack of funding, but girls, who have lower rates of literacy and school attendance, are in a particularly perilous position. Muhammed Muheisen/AP

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Photo of the day – Mar. 18, 2013

Gul Nabi sat on a roadside near his home with his granddaughter Shailala sleeping on his lap, on the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan, Monday. The man and nine members of his family fled Pakistan’s tribal area of Bajur in 2009 and took refuge in Islamabad. (Muhammed Muheisen/AP)