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Our top photos from the last 24 hours.

Aftermath in Nepal

Reeling from the devastation following the Nepal earthquake.

Children of Syria

The plight of children in a land torn apart by war.

California's drought from above

California is entering its fourth year of a severe drought.

Mother's Day in prison

Peruvian mothers permitted to have their children stay in prison with them attend a Mother's Day ceremony.

Gangland, El Salvador

Inside the bloody rivalry between the Mara Salvatrucha and Barrio 18 gangs.

Sleeping volcano awakens

Chile's Volcano Villarrica has recently entered a more active phase.

SpaceX Dragon test run

SpaceX tests a key emergency escape system on its Dragon spaceship.

Battle for Yemen

Recent images from the ongoing conflict in Yemen.

India's endangered Tea Tribes

Unrest is brewing among Assam's so-called Tea Tribes as changing weather patterns upset the economics of the industry.

On the UK campaign trail

Scenes from a knife-edge election.

REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

Port of dreams and despair

Hundreds of migrants make desperate attempts to board ferries by hanging on to the underside of cargo trucks - usually unsuccessfully.  Full Coverage 

REUTERS/MHM/Georgiy Samsonov

Battleground Berlin

A Russian army photographer's views of the battle for Berlin, and the same views today.   Full Coverage 

REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

The legacy of Agent Orange

As the 40th anniversary of the end of the Vietnam War approaches, people in Vietnam with severe mental and physical disabilities still feel the lingering effects of Agent Orange.  Full Coverage 

REUTERS/Handout/Vladimir Pirogov

Soviet veterans of World War Two

As the world marks the 70th anniversary of the end of World War Two, Reuters photographers capture portraits of Red Army veterans.  Full Coverage 

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China's online hostesses

In China's online hostessing world, men can find virtual company and women can find riches.  Full Coverage 

REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Bedrooms of the remembered

Nearly a year after the Sewol ferry disaster, many of the grieving parents have left their lost children's bedrooms intact, unable to put away mementos and items of daily use.  Full Coverage