In Monday’s Pictures in the News, we’re on the red carpet, inside the show and backstage at the 87th Annual Academy Awards at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood.
Artemivsk, Ukraine: Ukraine delayed a promised pullback of heavy weapons from the front line Monday in eastern Ukraine, blaming continuing attacks from separatist rebels.
Manikganj, Bangladesh: Bangladeshi rescue workers attempt to lift the wreckage of a ferry that capsized in the Padma River. As many as 140 passengers were thought to be on the river ferry when it capsized Sunday afternoon after being hit by a cargo vessel in central Bangladesh. More than 50 were killed in the latest shipping mishap in the South Asian nation.
Basel, Switzerland: Musicians parade during the carnival parade in Basel. The traditional Basel carnival nicknamed starts the Monday after Ash Wednesday.
And there’s more.