Pictures of the day: January 25, 2017

Published: January 25, 2017
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A lighthouse on a pier at sunset in Les Sables d'Olonne, western France. PHOTO: AFP

A lighthouse on a pier at sunset in Les Sables d'Olonne, western France. PHOTO: AFP

A lighthouse on a pier at sunset in Les Sables d'Olonne, western France. PHOTO: AFP A firefighter holds one of the three puppies found alive in the rubble of the Hotel Rigopiano after the avalange, near Farindola, central Italy. PHOTO: REUTERS A walker is silhouetted in front of the setting sun on Primrose Hill in London, Britain. PHOTO: REUTERS H-IIA rocket carrying Japan's first military communications satellite lifts off from Tanegashima spaceport on Tanegashima Island, southern Japan. PHOTO: REUTERS Power lines connecting pylons of high-tension electricity are seen at an electricity substation in the outskirts of Ronda, near Malaga, Spain. PHOTO: REUTERS South Korean and US Marines participate in a winter military drill in Pyeongchang, South Korea. PHOTO: REUTERS A Husky dog pulls a rig during practice for the Aviemore Sled Dog Rally in Feshiebridge, Scotland, Britain. PHOTO: REUTERS Dennis Alan of Chicago, 66, who is impersonating US President Donald Trump, and Howard, 37, an Australian-Chinese who is impersonating North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, pose outside US Consulate in Hong Kong, China. PHOTO: REUTERS Passengers wait to board trains at Shanghai's Hongqiao Railway Station as hundreds of millions of Chinese travel home for Lunar New Year in Beijing and Shanghai, in Shanghai, China. PHOTO: REUTERS Zapashny brothers, winners of a Silver Clown award, perform at the gala of the 41st Monte-Carlo International Circus Festival in Monaco. PHOTO: REUTERS Two persons watch the sun setting on the Old City of Jerusalem, with the Muslim mosque of the Dome of the Rock in the center. PHOTO: AFP South Korean and US soldiers throw snow on themselves during a photo opportunity as part of a joint annual winter exercise in Pyeongchang, some 180 kilometres east of Seoul. PHOTO: AFP Iraqi students run in a schoolyard at a school in Mosul's eastern Gogjali neighbourhood. PHOTO: AFP Decorative lanterns are seen hung past residential flats ahead of the Chinese Lunar New Year in Yangon's Chinatown district. PHOTO: AFP A child walks on a soccer field covered with snow near the village of Kllokot. PHOTO: AFP Chinese children pose for a photograph beside a lantern tree display ahead of the Lunar New Year in Beijing. PHOTO: AFP A view of the city of Grenoble through a haze of pollution. PHOTO: AFP A Sri Lankan health worker sprays a neighbourhood with a fog used to ward off mosquitos in Biyagama on the outskirts of Colombo. PHOTO: AFP A lighthouse on a pier at sunset in Les Sables d'Olonne, western France. PHOTO: AFP
A firefighter holds one of the three puppies found alive in the rubble of the Hotel Rigopiano after the avalange, near Farindola, central Italy. PHOTO: REUTERS

A firefighter holds one of the three puppies found alive in the rubble of the Hotel Rigopiano after the avalange, near Farindola, central Italy. PHOTO: REUTERS

A walker is silhouetted in front of the setting sun on Primrose Hill in London, Britain. PHOTO: REUTERS

A walker is silhouetted in front of the setting sun on Primrose Hill in London, Britain. PHOTO: REUTERS

H-IIA rocket carrying Japan's first military communications satellite lifts off from Tanegashima spaceport on Tanegashima Island, southern Japan. PHOTO: REUTERS

H-IIA rocket carrying Japan’s first military communications satellite lifts off from Tanegashima spaceport on Tanegashima Island, southern Japan. PHOTO: REUTERS

Power lines connecting pylons of high-tension electricity are seen at an electricity substation in the outskirts of Ronda, near Malaga, Spain. PHOTO: REUTERS

Power lines connecting pylons of high-tension electricity are seen at an electricity substation in the outskirts of Ronda, near Malaga, Spain. PHOTO: REUTERS

South Korean and US Marines participate in a winter military drill in Pyeongchang, South Korea. PHOTO: REUTERS

South Korean and US Marines participate in a winter military drill in Pyeongchang, South Korea. PHOTO: REUTERS

A Husky dog pulls a rig during practice for the Aviemore Sled Dog Rally in Feshiebridge, Scotland, Britain. PHOTO: REUTERS

A Husky dog pulls a rig during practice for the Aviemore Sled Dog Rally in Feshiebridge, Scotland, Britain. PHOTO: REUTERS

Passengers wait to board trains at Shanghai's Hongqiao Railway Station as hundreds of millions of Chinese travel home for Lunar New Year in Beijing and Shanghai, in Shanghai, China. PHOTO: REUTERS

Passengers wait to board trains at Shanghai’s Hongqiao Railway Station as hundreds of millions of Chinese travel home for Lunar New Year in Beijing and Shanghai, in Shanghai, China. PHOTO: REUTERS

Zapashny brothers, winners of a Silver Clown award, perform at the gala of the 41st Monte-Carlo International Circus Festival in Monaco. PHOTO: REUTERS

Zapashny brothers, winners of a Silver Clown award, perform at the gala of the 41st Monte-Carlo International Circus Festival in Monaco. PHOTO: REUTERS

Two persons watch the sun setting on the Old City of Jerusalem, with the Muslim mosque of the Dome of the Rock in the center. PHOTO: AFP

Two persons watch the sun setting on the Old City of Jerusalem, with the Muslim mosque of the Dome of the Rock in the center. PHOTO: AFP

South Korean and US soldiers throw snow on themselves during a photo opportunity as part of a joint annual winter exercise in Pyeongchang, some 180 kilometres east of Seoul. PHOTO: AFP

South Korean and US soldiers throw snow on themselves during a photo opportunity as part of a joint annual winter exercise in Pyeongchang, some 180 kilometres east of Seoul. PHOTO: AFP

Decorative lanterns are seen hung past residential flats ahead of the Chinese Lunar New Year in Yangon's Chinatown district. PHOTO: AFP

Decorative lanterns are seen hung past residential flats ahead of the Chinese Lunar New Year in Yangon’s Chinatown district. PHOTO: AFP

Chinese children pose for a photograph beside a lantern tree display ahead of the Lunar New Year in Beijing. PHOTO: AFP

Chinese children pose for a photograph beside a lantern tree display ahead of the Lunar New Year in Beijing. PHOTO: AFP

A view of the city of Grenoble through a haze of pollution. PHOTO: AFP

A view of the city of Grenoble through a haze of pollution. PHOTO: AFP

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