In Pictures

Day in pictures: 4 February 2015

Our selection of some of the best news photographs taken around the world during the past 24 hours.

Image copyright Armin Weigel/AFP
Image caption A full moon sets behind the parish church of Schoenach near the Bavarian city of Regensburg in southern Germany.
Image copyright Marwan Naamani/AFP
Image caption Cyclists take part in the first stage of the Dubai Tour, which will cover 660km (410 miles) in four days.
Image copyright Muhammed Muheisen/AP
Image caption An Afghan child refugee stands outside her family's mud home in a slum on the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan.
Image copyright Salym Fayad/EPA
Image caption A member of the crime investigations unit at Kruger National Park in South Africa inspects the carcass of a rhino that was killed for its horn.
Image copyright Gonzalo Fuentes/Reuters
Image caption Classic motorcycles and cars parked in a display at the Grand Palais exhibition hall in Paris ahead of a vintage vehicles auction by Bonhams.
Image copyright Siphiwe Sibeko/Reuters
Image caption Locals push a freezer after looting it from a shop during protests against the local authorities in Mohlakeng, west of Johannesburg, South Africa.
Image copyright Ennio Leanza/EPA
Image caption A woman looks at an artwork called Pink et Rouge by Hungarian artist Vera Molnar at an exhibition in Zurich, Switzerland.

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