In Pictures

Your week in pictures

You have been sending your photos of news stories around the globe this week. Here is a selection of them:

Image copyright Rolan Emil Garcia

Every year in January, local and foreign tourists celebrate the Sinulog Festival in Cebu City, Philippines. Sinulog is an annual cultural and religious festival in which colourful performances take place. Photo: Rolan Emil Garcia.

Image copyright Jyoti Omi Chowdhury

Jyoti Omi Chowdhury took this picture from the march in honour of Hrant Dink in Istanbul, Turkey. Dink was an Armenian journalist who was assassinated by an extreme Turkish nationalist eight years ago. Since his assassination, every year on 19 January people commemorate him and ask for justice about his ongoing trial.

Image copyright Onochie Frank

Postgraduate students of University of Nigeria, Nsukka have protested against the increase on school fees and infringement on students' rights. Protestors were photographed by Onochie Frank.

Image copyright Suzanne Harkness

Weather in Scotland was cold and icy this week. The ducks in Monikie Country Park had to wade on the frozen pond. Suzanne Harkness braved the cold to take this photo.

Image copyright Shona Kelly

Snowy weather in Scotland does not seem to be affecting this bird photographed by Shona Kelly. He seems happy enjoying blueberries in the snow.

Image copyright Janis Krakops

On Thursday evening, there was a power cut in some parts of West London, England. Thousands of homes were left without power. Police had to help to manage the traffic. Photo: Janis Krakops.

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