Day in Photos, February 22, 2011

Tuesday was marked by the earthquake in New Zealand and a number of colorful events in Europe. More in detail, read on.

Rothschild giraffe Kubi watching their kid magician who just turned two weeks. Newborn Cologne Zoo in Germany weighs "only" 80 kg, 180 cm growth.

Basque rose in the Spanish Vitoria.

A powerful earthquake in the New Zealand Christchurch. Escaped hug. The number of victims is close to a hundred men.

Gas explosion occurred in the Chinese Chongqing early in the morning. Shock waves shattered windows in nearby buildings.

Anti-government campaign in Yemen are becoming larger scale.

In Manama, Bahrain still larger scale.

Railway station in East Berlin from 6 to 8 am was not working. Workers staged a two-hour warning strike to demand higher wages.

Members of the Thai movement "red shirts" rejoice the release of their leaders from prison in Bangkok.

Honduran police arrested several drug dealers, for which surveillance was conducted over a month.

Beggars in Beijing, China next to the building, which is planned to demolish the "ask for food. Nowhere to go ».

Cambodian kids ice cream - a rare delicacy.

Romanian farmer driving home from Bucharest under snow.

Indian cyclist rides on a platform for local trains in Hyderabad.

Sri Lankan carpenter carries the blank bit for cricket.

Hungarian man observes the rules of the road on the streets of Budapest.

The new cruise liner "Queen Elizabeth" for the first time in the Bay of Sydney.

Employees of Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam coffee warehouses darn bags.

The traditional British dish «Fish and Chips» incredibly popular in recent years. Picture taken in a London cafe.

Bear "lost his head" in the middle of Berlin :)

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev at a press conference in Gorki: "When I was young, loved to walk in the rain candy» ©

"Pioneer, be ready!" French President Nicolas Sarkozy: "Always ready!". And they say that is not cooperating with the Communists :)

German Chancellor Angela Merkle could not hide among the participants of the upcoming carnival in Berlin.

Kyrgyz guards during the ceremony of laying flowers to the memorial of the Great Patriotic War, on the eve of the Day of Defender of the Fatherland.

In the English Bradford commuter train traffic restored steam-powered.

General view of the velodrome in London, during the opening. There will be competitions in cycling at the Olympics - 2012.

Coach Milan "Inter" Leonardo and the defender of FC Javier Zanetti rap at the press conference for the whole team. Today will start the next matches of the 1/8 finals of the Champions League.

Master of wooden jewelry draws its exhibition space at the craft fair in the Indian Calcutta.

Participant or participant of carnival in Nice scratches ass :)

The protagonist of the event - the king of Nice.

"Madonna and Child" by the artist Jan Gossaert at the National Gallery in London.

Finishing touches a make-up before going on the catwalk Cibeles Fashion Week in Madrid.

In London, behind the scenes of London Fashion Week, some models are asleep.

Photo: AP, Getty Images, Reuters


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