23 April 2013
Last updated at 08:31 ET
The Backstreet Boys, the American vocal harmony group, attend a ceremony honouring them with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
After the earthquake on Sunday in Sichuan province, south-western China, students prepare for their college entrance examination in a tent. At least 188 people are known to have died in the quake, state media reported.
Commonwealth veterans who joined about 300 comrades from the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia and New Zealand to commemorate the 62nd anniversary of the British Army 29 Brigade's actions at the Imjin river during the Korean War. The ceremony took place at the Gloster Hill Memorial, near the demilitarised zone.
Robin van Persie hits the volley that set Manchester United on their way to a 20th league title, and him en route to a first-half hat-trick and all his team's goals, against Aston Villa at Old Trafford. United manager Sir Alex Ferguson called the Dutchman's left-foot shot, which put United 2-0 up on the night, the "goal of the century".
Three men have been arrested in connection with violence among Millwall fans during their side's FA Cup semi-final match against Wigan at Wembley Stadium on April 13. The game, which Wigan won 2-0, was marred by the London club's supporters attacking police and fighting among themselves inside and outside the ground.
A rubber glove being used as a marker after flooding in Fox Lake, Illinois.
A supporter of Pakistan's former military ruler Pervez Musharraf clashes with a lawyer who opposes the ex-general, during a hearing in Rawalpindi. The caretaker Pakistani government has said it will not put the former president, who came to power in a coup in 1999 and led the country for nine years, on trial for high treason.
The Frecce Tricolori, the "Tricolour Arrows" display team of the Italian air force, pass over the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Rome as Giorgio Napolitano became his country's first president to be sworn in for a second term. Political parties had failed to find a replacement.
A photographic display projected on to Sydney Opera House to showcase images by members of the public that depict their daily lives. The Australian Bureau of Statistics says the national population is about to reach 23 million, with Australia the fastest-growing country in the developed world.