A boy throws a sheep into the waters of Jhelum river to wash it, in Srinagar, Kashmir. Danish Ismail/Reuters
British artist Marc Quinn poses for a photograph with his sculpture of an orchid in the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) garden during media day at the Chelsea Flower Show in London. Stefan Wermuth/Reuters
The driver of a US-made car used as a private collective taxi drops people at a beach on the outskirts of Havana, Cuba. Collective taxis, also known as 'almendron' (big nutshell), have established routes around or near Havana, picking up and dropping off passengers along the way. Desmond Boylan/Reuters
Employees of the Daily Monitor newspaper with their mouths taped shut, take part in a protest against the closure of their premises by the Uganda government, outside their offices in the capital Kampala. Police raided Uganda's leading independent newspaper and disabled its printing press after it published a letter about a purported plot to stifle allegations that President Yoweri Museveni is grooming his son for power, a senior editor said. James Akena/Reuters
Lightning from a tornadic thunderstorm passing over Clearwater, Kansas, strikes at an open field, May 19, 2013. A massive storm front swept north through the central United States on Sunday, hammering the region with fist-sized hail, blinding rain and tornadoes, including a half-mile wide twister that struck near Oklahoma City. News reports said at least one person had died. Gene Blevins/Reuters
Two women chat as a Mandaean priest baptizes a believer in the Lek River near Houten, Netherlands. The Mandaeans, also known as the Sabeans, are a monotheistic and pacifistic religious community who are recognized as followers of John the Baptist. Michael Kooren/Reuters
A man carrying bags and carton boxes of bread rides an escalator at a shopping mall in Beijing. Kim Kyung-Hoon/Reuters
A man bangs pot lids, one of them with the photograph of the Portuguese Prime Minister Pedro Passos Coelho, as others shout slogans during a protest outside Lisbon's Belem presidential palace where a meeting of the State Council is taking place to discuss the financial and political situation of the country. Francisco Seco/AP
Women wearing traditional Korean Hanbok costume take a photo before a traditional coming-of-age day ceremony at Namsangol Hanok Village in Seoul. The ceremony marks the entrance of boys and girls into adulthood at the age of 19, and reminds them of their individual responsibilities as young men and women. Kim Hong-Ji/Reuters
China's Zhang Jike (c.) reacts among family members after defeating his compatriot Wang Hao in the men's singles final at the World Team Table Tennis Championships in Paris. Charles Platiau/Reuters
An Iraqi woman passes by the scene of a car bomb attack in Kamaliyah neighborhood, a predominantly Shiite area of eastern Baghdad, Iraq. A wave of car bombings across Baghdad's Shiite neighborhoods and in the southern city of Basra killed and wounded dozens of people, police said. Hadi Mizban/AP
Members of Cambodian National Rescue Party (CNRP) march on the street during a protest demanding a free and fair general election in Phnom Penh. CNRP acting president Kem Sokha and other leaders of the party marched with about 5,000 protesters to the European Union and the United Nations offices to submit a petition for international assistance to monitor the upcoming election on July 28. Samrang Pring/Reuters
A Palestinian woman sits outside her home in Beit Lahiya, in the northern Gaza Strip. Mohammed Salem/Reuters
Graduating students arrive for Commencement Exercises at Boston College in Boston, Massachusetts. Brian Snyder/Reuters
Catholic bishops failed to approve even a watered-down section on ministering to homosexuals that had encouraged welcoming them with respect and delicacy. Paragraphs concerning divorce and remarriage also failed to pass.
Catholic bishops scrapped their landmark welcome to gays Saturday, showing deep divisions at the end of a two-week meeting sought by Pope Francis to chart a more merciful approach to ministering to Catholic families.