In Pictures

Day in pictures: 28 July 2014

A selection of images from around the world taken over the past 24 hours.

Anthropomorphic robot in Canada
An anthropomorphic robot waits for a ride by a highway in Canada, placed there by social scientists hoping to find out if drivers will take him to a gallery thousands of miles away.
Haitian carnival
Haitians take to the streets of Port-au-Prince to celebrate the three-day Carnival of Flowers.
End of Ramadan in Bali
Indonesian Muslims in Bali walk to prayers to mark the end of the fasting month of Ramadan.
Inflatable river dolphin in Manaus
A giant inflatable figure in the shape of a river dolphin floats off a beach in Manaus, Brazil, as part of a campaign to halt the killing of the animal.
Forest fire in California
The shell of a burnt-out antique car lies among trees destroyed by forest fires in California.
Children playing in Seoul fountain
Children cool off in a fountain on a hot summer's day in the South Korean capital, Seoul.
Eviction in Vienna
Squatters in the Austrian capital, Vienna, confront an armoured police vehicle that has come to evict them.