Framework

Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

An Indian student with painted face participates in a Hiroshima Day peace rally in Mumbai. Students and social activists marched on the 65th anniversary of the U.S. atomic bombing of Hiroshima.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Rafiq Maqbool / Associated Press

A woman floats a paper lantern on the Motoyasu River in Hiroshima to mark the 65th anniversary of the World War II atomic bombing. Representatives from more than 70 nations, including for the first time the United States, joined tens of thousands at the emotional event.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: TORU YAMANAKA / AFP/Getty Images

Senegalese-American Akon performs during a concert in the Jordanian capital of Amman.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Stringer / Reuters

A festival-goer is head-banging at the Wacken 2010 Heavy Metal Festival in Wacken, Germany. More than 75,000 people are expected to attend the festival, which runs through Saturday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: CARSTEN  REHDER / EPA

Children, whose families have declined to be rescued, wade in rising flood waters in the village of Panu Akil, near Sukkur, Pakistan. Rescue workers and armed forces continued rescue operations, evacuating thousands in Pakistan's heartland province of Sindh.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Daniel Berehulak / Getty Images

Activists of India's main opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) shout slogans during a protest in New Delhi. Hundreds of activists protested what they saw as corruption and fraud in the 2010 Commonwealth Games and demanded a probe, according to BJP supporters.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ADNAN ABIDI / Reuters

Twin baby pandas are seen in Chengdu, in southwest China's Sichuan province. A panda named Qizhen gave birth to the twins Friday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ZHANG YUJUN / Xinhua

More galleries on Framework

return to gallery

Pictures in the News | Aug. 6, 2010

Faces of fright frozen in photos at Nightmares Fear Factory

Nightmares Fear Factory in Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada, has been in the business of scaring guests for more...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | Aug. 6, 2010

Pictures in the News | April 11, 2013

Thursday's Pictures in the News begins in Georgia, where Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player kicked off the 77th annual Masters golf tournament. We then journey around...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | Aug. 6, 2010

Human dignity on display in the Philippines

Last year, I wrote about a couple of young photographers I have been mentoring during my annual visits to the Philippines, the country of my birth. I’m happy to say the kids...   View Post»

   

Dodgers season opener | March 31, 2011

Dodgers season opener | March 31, 2011

With Vin Scully in the press box, Placido Domingo singing the national anthem and Fernando Valenzuela delivering the ceremonial first pitch, the Los Angeles Dodgers opened the...   View Post»

Pictures in the News | Aug. 6, 2010

Today marks the 65th anniversary of the World War II atomic bombing of Hiroshima, with ceremonies in Japan and remembrances around the world. There is music in Germany and Jordan, with the Wacken 2010 Heavy Metal Festival in Germany and some fan interaction with Akon in Amman, Jordan. Added to the mix are shots from Pakistan and India and the birth of two pandas in Chengdu, China, to give you today’s Pictures in the News feature.

No comments yet

Add a comment or a question.

If you are under 13 years of age you may read this message board, but you may not participate. Here are the full legal terms you agree to by using this comment form.

Comments are moderated, and will not appear until they've been approved.

Required

Required, will not be published