January 22 – 30, 2015: The Week in Photos, Part 2

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The frame of a car with a text that reads in Portuguese “Welcome to the desert of Cantareira”, written on its side, is revealed by the receding waters of the Atibainha reservoir, part of the Cantareira System that provides water to the Sao Paulo metropolitan area, in Nazare Paulista, Brazil, Thursday, January 29, 2015. The southeastern Brazil is suffering the worst drought in more than eight decades and authorities put Sao Paulo in a state of alarm when the water utility director said that rationing could be implemented in a dramatic five days-off, two days-on. (Photo by Andre Penner/AP Photo)

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January 22 – 30, 2015: The Week in Photos, Part 1

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One of the crew of the Italian sailing team of Luca Dubbini and Roberto Dubbini, in the 49er class, hangs onto the hull after capsizing during the ISAF Sailing World Cup Miami on Biscayne Bay, Monday, January 26, 2015, in Miami. Sailors from 63 countries are competing in the regatta featuring Olympic and Paralympic class racing. Sailors faced windy conditions as a cold front passed through the region. (Photo by Lynne Sladky/AP Photo)

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Ice Bucket Challenge in China

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A woman wearing bikini takes part in an ice bucket challenge in Tianmenshan, Zhangjiajie, Hunan province, January 24, 2015. Around 30 people participated in the game during winter on top of Tianmenshan on Saturday, according to local media. (Photo by Reuters/Stringer)

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Members of the Community Police of the FUSDEG in Mexico

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A member of the Community Police of the FUSDEG (United Front for the Security and Development of the State of Guerrero) poses with a weapon during events to mark the first anniversary of the force’s operations in Ocotito, January 23, 2015. Based on the traditional indigenous justice system, the Community Police is made up of volunteers from different communities of Guerrero, and was created in response to the spate of violence in several locations in the state. (Photo by Jorge Dan Lopez/Reuters)

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January 16 – 22, 2015: Protests

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A FEMEN activist, who is protesting against the financial world, discusses with police at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Thursday, January 22, 2015. The meeting runs from Jan. 21 through Jan. 24. (Photo by Michel Euler/AP Photo)

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January 16 – 22, 2015: The Week in Photos, Part 3

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Carnival masks are seen at a costume factory in a suburb of Rio de Janeiro January 22, 2015. A total of 250,000 masks will be made for the upcoming “Brazil Carnival” festival from February 14 to 17, according to the manufacturer. (Photo by Sergio Moraes/Reuters)

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January 16 – 22, 2015: The Week in Photos, Part 2

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Japan’s Kimiko Date-Krumm rests on her racquet during a training session at Melbourne Park January 18, 2015. The Australian Open tennis tournament begins on January 19. (Photo by Issei Kato/Reuters)

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January 16 – 22, 2015: The Week in Photos, Part 1

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A general view of the Dam Square, where locals can pick the flowers for free in a specially created garden during the official opening of the tulip season, in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, January 17, 2015. (Photo by Koen van Weel/EPA)

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Protests in Brazil

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A demonstrator attends a protest against fare hikes for city buses in Rio de Janeiro January 16, 2015. Amid a marked economic downturn and high inflation, bus fares went up in Sao Paulo, Brazil’s largest city, from 3 to 3.50 reais, and in Rio, the former capital, from 3.0 to 3.40 reais. (Photo by Mauro Pimentel/Reuters)

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Clashes over Cartoons

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A policeman uses his gun to disperse protesters during a protest against satirical French weekly Charlie Hebdo, in Karachi January 16, 2015. (Photo by Akhtar Soomro/Reuters)

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January 10 – 16: The Week in Photos, Part 3

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A man walks along a newly-built tunnel, consisting of rainbow colours, in Zhengzhou, Henan province January 13, 2015. The 400-metre-long tunnel is the first of this kind in China, local media reported. (Photo by Reuters/Stringer)

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January 10 – 16: The Week in Photos, Part 2

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A 14-storey building collapses as it is demolished to make way for a new business and residential complex, on a hazy day in Chengdu, Sichuan province January 11, 2015. China’s annual economic growth likely slowed to 7.2 percent in the fourth quarter, the weakest since the depths of the global crisis, a Reuters poll showed. (Photo by Reuters/Stringer)

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January 10 – 16: The Week in Photos, Part 1

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Green Bay Packers tight end Andrew Quarless celebrates a touchdown with fans during the first half of an NFL divisional playoff football game against the Dallas Cowboys Sunday, January 11, 2015, in Green Bay, Wis. (Photo by Matt Ludtke/AP Photo)

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The No Pants Subway Ride 2015 Around the World, Part 3

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People without pants arrive at a rail station during the annual No Pants Light Rail Ride organized by the Emerald City Improv group in Seattle, Washington January 11, 2015. (Photo by Jason Redmond/Reuters)

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The No Pants Subway Ride 2015 Around the World, Part 2

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A participant in the “No Pants Subway Ride” sits in the Q subway from Times Square, as other passengers talk in the Manhattan borough of New York January 11, 2015. (Photo by Carlo Allegri/Reuters)

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