A model walked the runway in designs by Korean designer Shin Jang Kyoung from the Korean Designers' Collection show during Mercedes-Benz China Fashion Week in Beijing, China.
Brightly colored spiral staircases adorn shophouses along Bugis Village in Singapore. Southeast Asia is known for these unique buildings, built in the 19th and early 20th centuries with commercial uses on the ground level and homes on the higher levels.
First Lady Michelle Obama smiled big next to a giant egg featuring the first family's dog, Bo, during the annual White House Easter Egg Roll in Washington DC.
Young Slovak men dressed in traditional costumes poured a bucket with cold water over a woman as part of Easter celebrations in the village of Trencianska Tepla. The tradition is for Slovakia's men to splash women with water and hit them with a willow to evoke youth, strength, and beauty for the upcoming Spring season.
Women laughed during the Humorina carnival in Odessa, Ukraine. Thousands of people take part in the annual festival of humor, in honor of April Fools' Day, since 1973.
Japanese women performed odori, a traditional dance during the Mitsuyama Taisai Festival of Itate Hyozu Shrine.
Yankee fans enjoyed baseball's opening day in New York.
Yoko Ono attended a World Autism Awareness Day celebration at the Empire State Building.
First Lady Michelle Obama spoke at the start of a student workshop with Rachel Robinson, widow of Jackie Robinson, and the cast and crew of the film 42 at the White House.
A model posed on British Airways' new Boeing 777-300ER aircraft in Sydney, Australia.
A woman wearing a traditional costume rode a horse to entertain the gods during the Mitsuyama Taisai Festival of Itate Hyozu Shrine at front of the Himeji castle in Himeji, Japan. The festival has been held once every 20 years since 1593.
Members of human rights organizations demonstrated outside the court in Guatemala City to support the 10 indigenous women who were victims of sexual violence during the internal armed conflict.
Prince William and Kate Middleton — known as the Earl and Countess of Strahearn in Scotland — sat in the stands as 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games mascot Clyde ran around the track during their visit to the Emirates Arena in Glasgow, Scotland.
First Lady Michelle Obama was busy planting the White House Kitchen Garden on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington DC.
A woman walked past blooming cherry blossoms in Himeji, Japan.
A woman walked past a pile of junk thrown away by people affected by a powerful storm that slammed and flooded La Plata, a city near Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Activists of the women's rights movement Femen raised their fists during a topless protest near Tunisia's Embassy in Paris. The protest is in support of a young Tunisian woman who caused a scandal when she published photos of herself bare-chested on the Internet in March.
A woman stood at a beach in the Yalong Bay area of Sanya, on the southern Chinese island of Hainan.
Queen Elizabeth II received an honorary BAFTA from actor and director Kenneth Branagh in recognition of a lifetime's support of British film and television — and for being the most "memorable Bond girl yet," thanks to her cameo in the Olympic Opening Ceremony.
Kate Middleton talked to a little girl who was pulling up her dress during a visit the Astute-class Submarine Building at BAE Systems in Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom.
Indian yoga guru Baba Ramdev applauded as a yoga student demonstrated different postures during a women's empowerment camp in Kolkata, India.