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One Gaza family's dinner in a brief moment without war

A 12-hour truce is under way in Gaza. More than two-dozen relatives, crowded into a small Gaza City apartment to which they have fled for safety, talk of their losses and hopes for more quiet.

 
 
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July 25, 2014

Photos of the Day 07/25

A woman carries a child around the fire, where an effigy of the demon Ghantakarna was burned to symbolize the destruction of evil, during the Ghantakarna festival at the ancient city of Bhaktapur, Nepal. According to local folklore, the demon is believed to 'steal' children and women from their homes and localities.

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