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Our top photos from the last 24 hours.

Battle for Tikrit

Inside the Iraqi offensive to retake the city from Islamic State militants.

Earth from above

A bird's eye view of remarkable places on our planet.

Countdown to execution

Two convicted Australian drug smugglers were transferred from a Bali prison to an island for execution along with other foreigners.

China's knockoff world wonders

China brings the world to its doorstep with scale replicas of famous tourist destinations.

Flashback: Boston Marathon bombing

A look back at the Boston Marathon bombing, as the trial begins for accused bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.

World's most expensive cities

The most expensive cities in the world.

World's cheapest cities

The world's cheapest cities to live in.

Plane overshoots Nepal runway

A Turkish Airlines plane lands in a field after overshooting the runway in Kathmandu.

Paris Fashion Week

Backstage and collection highlights from Paris.

Protests against LAPD shooting

Marches following the shooting death of a homeless man in Los Angeles.

REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

The winner takes all

Reuters photographers share their experience covering the Academy Awards.  Full Coverage 

REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun

Attack on a convoy

Myanmar photographer Soe Zeya Tun travels in a Red Cross convoy that is attacked.  Full Coverage 

REUTERS/Youssef Boudlal

Life in the High Atlas

The snowy foothills of the High Atlas mountains in Morocco are home to several Berber villages where the inhabitants make their living by farming, baking bread in traditional ovens, herding cattle, and the making and selling of honey, olive oil and pottery.   Full Coverage 

REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra

CSI: Pakistan

Crime scene forensics is a new concept for many involved in law enforcement in Pakistan, a poor nation of 180 million people beset by crime and militancy.  Full Coverage 

REUTERS/Toru Hanai

Roll out the barrels

Photographers around the globe have been photographing oil barrels to document how they are utilized once the fuel has been used.  Full Coverage