Melania Trump evokes Jackie Kennedy, Ivanka in white for swearing in

New U.S. first lady Melania Trump stepped out in a Ralph Lauren baby-blue jacket and matching dress on Friday, choosing one of America's most iconic designers for Inauguration Day ceremonies.

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Russian Orthodox believers take icy plunge on Epiphany day 19 Jan 2017

MOSCOW Hundreds of thousands of Russian Orthodox believers took a plunge into sub-zero waters across Europe on Thursday to wash off their sins as part of Epiphany feast day celebrations.

Silk Road lanterns light up British gardens for Lunar New Year 1:01am IST

LONDON Hundreds of traditional Chinese lanterns lit up the sprawling gardens of London's Chiswick House to celebrate the upcoming Lunar New Year. | Video

Afghan orchestra puts women's rights center stage at Davos 11:46am IST

DAVOS, Switzerland Global leaders who attend the annual World Economic Forum in Davos are used to discussing women's rights on panels. On Thursday they got a chance to hear an all-female Afghan orchestra that has overcome Islamist death threats on its way to its first international performance in the elite ski resort. | Video

Weak pound lures American tourists to Britain, but Europeans unmoved 19 Jan 2017

LONDON North American tourists flocked into Britain to take advantage of the weak pound after last year's Brexit vote, but spending by European tourists - far greater in number - slipped compared with a year earlier.

Czech bubble artist surrounds 275 students with soap 'screen' to claim record 19 Jan 2017

MLADA BOLESLAV, Czech Republic A Czech performer of bubble art surrounded 275 high school students and a car with a single soap-bubble screen on Wednesday, breaking the national record.

India this week 3:00pm IST

Some of our best pictures from India released this week.