24 Hours in Pictures - Jan 21 2014

A look at our top images of the past 24 hours.

  • A pro-European integration protester catches fire during clashes with police in Kiev Thomas White Reuters

  • A man takes notes before the parliamentary presidential elections at the national assembly in Bangui Thomas White Reuters

  • Students have their pictures taken at a Thai army post near an anti-government protesters encampment in central Bangkok Thomas White Reuters

  • Roger Federer of Switzerland serves to Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France during their men's singles match at the Australian Open 2014 tennis tournament in Melbourne Thomas White Reuters

  • Fishermen in wetsuits hunt dolphins at a cove in Taiji Thomas White Reuters

  • ESA Director General Dordain and ESOC Director General Reiter react after ESA's satellite Rosetta resent a signal to ESOC in Darmstadt Thomas White Reuters

  • An ultra-Orthodox Jewish man walks past Israelis rallying to thank Canada's PM Harper during his visit in Jerusalem Thomas White Reuters

  • A pro-European integration protester aims his pneumatic gun towards riot police during clashes in Kiev Thomas White Reuters

  • A man walks after taking a bath under a broken water pipeline at a riverside on a cold winter morning in New Delhi Thomas White Reuters

  • French President Francois Hollande and Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte talk after a meeting with business CEOs in Amsterdam Nadhirah Kamarudin Reuters

  • A Pakistani soldier stands guard near the site of a suicide blast in Rawalpini Thomas White Reuters

  • Everton's Romelu Lukaku is challenged by West Bromwich Albion's Liam Ridgewell as he attempts an overhead kick during their English Premier League soccer match at The Hawthorns in West Bromwich Thomas White Reuters

  • A topless man gestures to police as he holds his girlfriend hostage with a knife atop a residential house in Sanya Thomas White Reuters

  • A pro-European integration protester sits in a burnt police bus after a rally near government administration buildings in Kiev Thomas White Reuters

  • Rafael Nadal of Spain falls over as he tries to hit a return to Kei Nishikori of Japan during their men's singles match at the Australian Open 2014 tennis tournament in Melbourne Thomas White Reuters

  • Flood victims are pulled on inflatable tire tubes as they are evacuated from heavy flooding brought by tropical depression "Agaton", in Butuan Thomas White Reuters

  • Simona Halep of Romania celebrates defeating Jelena Jankovic of Serbia in their women's singles match at the Australian Open 2014 tennis tournament in Melbourne Thomas White Reuters

  • Sculptures are placed outside a studio at Songzhuang Artist's Village in Beijing Thomas White Reuters

  • Visitor blows away seeds of collected milkweed pods during a visit to the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial on the U.S. national holiday in his honor, in Washington Thomas White Reuters

  • West Bromwich Albion's Nicolas Anelka controls the ball during their English Premier League soccer match against Everton at The Hawthorns in West Bromwich Thomas White Reuters

  • A volunteer who helps maintain security tries to stop anti-government protesters coming closer to protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban as he marches through central Bangkok Thomas White Reuters

  • Models present creations by designers Yassen Samouilov and Livia Stoianova as part of their Haute Couture Spring/Summer 2014 fashion show for On Aura Tout Vu in Paris Thomas White Reuters

  • Samba-Panza shakes hands with a supporter after she was elected as Central African Republic's interim president at the national assembly in Bangui Thomas White Reuters

  • A Japanese Macaque soaks in a hot spring at a snow-covered valley in Yamanouchi town Thomas White Reuters