Pictures of the day

A selection of images from around the world

  • The moon moves in front of the sun in a rare "ring of fire" solar eclipse as seen from Balut Island, Saraggani province in the southern island of Mindanao. AFP / Ferdinandh CABRERA

  • Winter swimmers get out of water during the traditional Christmas Swimming event in cold Vltava river in Prague. AFP / Michal CIZEK

  • A woman with a child sell charcoal in the local market in the city of Asosa, Ethiopia. AFP / EDUARDO SOTERAS

  • A runner dressed as Santa Claus walks through the forest while joining the annual 'Roast Goose Digestion Run' aiming to burn the calories after holiday celebrations in Berlin, Germany. REUTERS/Michele Tantussi

  • Children slide down an ice-covered slope in Omsk, Russia. REUTERS/Alexey Malgavko

  • A Santa figure is displayed on a tree as part of Christmas festivities in Cochin, Kerala state, India. (AP Photo/R S Iyer)

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