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Pakistan's polio problem

Pakistan authorities have arrested hundreds of parents who refuse to vaccinate their children against polio as community opposition and Taliban threats block efforts to eradicate the crippling disease.

Geneva Auto Show

New models and fresh concepts at the Geneva Motor Show.

I do, I do, I do...

About 3,800 couples tie the knot at a mass wedding in South Korea.

Afghanistan's deadly snowfall

More than 180 people have been killed in north Afghanistan in some of the worst avalanches there for 30 years.

Japan's cat island

An army of feral cats rules a remote island in southern Japan, outnumbering humans six to one in the fishing village.

Mourning Nemtsov

Thousands of Russians pay their respects to Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov.

Capturing Boko Haram

Niger, Cameroon and Chad have launched a regional military campaign to help Nigeria defeat the Boko Haram insurgency.

Pictures of the month: February

Our top photos from the past month.

Milan Fashion Week

Highlights from Milan fashion week.

The world's richest

The richest people in the world, according to Forbes.

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