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01/11/2014 - A Bahraini Shiite Muslim takes part in a ceremony marking Ashura, which commemorates the seventh century slaying of Imam Hussein, the grandson of Prophet Mohammed, in central Manama

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01/11/2014 - Fans of Hello Kitty attend the Hello Kitty Convention in the Little Tokyo district near downtown Los Angeles

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01/11/2014 - Israeli security forces walk in front of Israel's controversial separation-barrier during clashes with Palestinian demonstrators at the Qalandia checkpoint between Ramallah and Jerusalem

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01/11/2014 - Firemen wait in the pits during the first practice session of the United States Formula One Grand Prix in Austin, Texas

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01/11/2014 - Japan's Kei Nishikori returns a ball to Spain's David Ferrer during a quarter-final match at the ATP World Tour Masters 1000 indoor tennis tournament in Paris

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01/11/2014 - People loot what is salvageable inside Burkina Faso's burnt parliament in Ouagadougou

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01/11/2014 - Steven Ashworth, the huntsman of the Holcombe Hunt, exercises his hounds near Bury, northern England

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01/11/2014 - A Sri Lankan child affected by a landslide rests in a cot inside a government-run relief camp at Poonagalla

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01/11/2014 - A man takes part to the traditional fish harvesting at the Castle Pond in Jaroslavice, Czech Republic

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01/11/2014 - A demonstrator waves to a man dressed up as a clown in Lisbon

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