Jindo, South Korea - Maritime officers (in black) try to rescue passengers (in orange coloured life vests) onboard South Korean ferry Sewol which capsized off Jindo April 16, 2014 in this picture provided by West Regional Headquarters Korea Coast Guard.
Chiang Mai, Thailand - Revellers splash water on children on horseback as they ride through the city of Chiang Mai, Thailand, on April 14, 2014. Today is the first official day of Songkran and the Thai New Year. It is considered good luck and good fortune to splash, and be splashed with water during the weeklong festival. To accommodate the huge amount of water use, the Irrigation Office in Chiang Mai has siphoned off six million litres of water from local reservoirs. (EyePress/James MacDonald)
Srinagar, India - A Kashmiri woman wails outside her damaged house after a gun battle on the outskirts of Srinagar, the summer capital of Indian Administered Kashmir on 14 April 2014.
Two millitants were killed in the 22-hour long fierce gunfight between militants and Government Forces. During the encounter the house in which the militants were reportedly present was completely damaged. Police said that arms and ammunition was also recovered from the encounter site. (EyePress/Faisal Magray)
Manila, Philippines - 58 year old typhoon victim, Londoy Mabag re-enacts the carrying of the cross to symbolize the sufferings of the typhoon victims during a protest rally in Manila on 08 April 2014. Hundreds of typhoon survivors took part at the protest against the government for their alleged neglect in helping the affected communities of the Super Typhoon Haiyan. (EyePress/George Calvelo)
Taipei, Taiwan - More than 500,000 people rallied in front of the Presidential Office Building in Taipei, Taiwan, on 30 March 2014 to protest against a contentious trade pact with China. They accuse President Ma Ying-jeou's ruling party of strong-arming the passing of the Cross-Strait Service Trade Agreement, saying the pact endangers Taiwan's naitonal security and hamrs its economy. (EyePress/Jameson Wu)
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - A man pointing at the multi-LED tv display showing the weather information of the cities at Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Sepang, Malaysia, March 22, 2014. According to China they have gotten a new satellite images showing a large object floating in the southern Indian Ocean. The objects measuring 22.5 meters long and 13 meters wide (74 feet by 43 feet) during the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370. (EyePress News/FL Wong)
Yuchong, China - A migrant worker returns to Chongqing from rural hometown after the Lunar New Year on Feb 10, 2104. China has recovered more than 10 billion yuan ($1.65 billion) of unpaid wages for its migrant workers in the last two months, officials said, underscoring a persistent problem that often leaves workers empty-handed before a key annual holiday. The campaign returned 10.9 billion yuan in unpaid wages to more than 1.5 million workers across China.
Jakarta, Indonesia - Participants of the Color Run get ready to take part in the race in Jakarta, Indonesia, on Jan 26, 2014. Up to 11,000 runners join the country's first The Color Run event at Parkir Timur Senayan, Gelora Bung Karno, Jakarta on Jan. 26. Dubbed the happiest 5k on the planet, The Color Run offers a unique running experience that involves music, dancing and massive color throws. Throughout 2013, The Color Run has hosted more than 170 events in more than 30 countries. It made its first impression in Asia in August last year in Singapore, with more than 16,000 runners participating for two days. (EyePress/Alie Poedjakusuma)
Bangkok, Thailand - An anti-government protest waves a Thailand national flag at Bangkok's Victory Monument, one of several demonstration sites occupied by opponents of Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra since Jan. 13, on Jan 22, 2014. Thai authorities declared a state of emergency in Bangkok and nearby provinces Tuesday as anti-government protesters continue to blockade parts of the capital. (EyePress/Jack Lim)
BEIJING AUTO SHOW
April 20, 2014 > China By John Sun/EyePress
The world's most fuel-efficient car, the Volkswagen XL1, is displayed at Beijing Auto Show on April 20, 2014. ...
A FOREIGN FIGHTER IN THAILAND
January 11, 2014 > Asia By James MacDonald/EyePress
Richard Heaps a Muay Thai boxer from New Zealand, gets a massage from his trainers prior to a fight at the Chai Yai Boxing Stadium in downtown Chiang Mai, Thailand. Muay Thai’s growing popularity in places such as the United States, the UK, and New Zealand has led to a steady influx of foreign and international fighters making their way to Thailand to train under some ...
INTERNATIONAL HOT AIR BALLON FESTIVAL
April 11, 2014 > Asia By Mark Cristino/EyePress
Hot air balloons from different countries get ready for take-off at the Philippine International Hot Air Balloon Festival on April 11, 2014. The Philippine International Hot Air Ballon Festival featured 21 countries with 37 balloons. (EyePress/Mark Cristino) ...
MISSING MH370 AIRCRAFT
March 16, 2014 > Asia By F.L Wong/EyePress
Well wishes and message poster for the missing passengers of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 placed at the viewing gallery at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Sepang, Malaysian authorities said on March 16 that the police had investigating the homes of the two pilots of the missing aircraft and examined a home flight simulator and cautioned it was a normal inv ...
IPHONE SHIPMENTS IN CHINA STRONG
March 4, 2014 > China By Jonathan Wu/EyePress
A man talks to his mobile phone in the Tiananmen Square in Beijing, China, on March 3, 2014. Apple’s iPhone shipments to China hit a record in the fourth quarter, but the company was pushed out of the top five smartphone makers in the country by strong demand for phones from local vendor Xiaomi. During the quarter, Apple shipped close to 7 million iPhones in China, ra ...
CHINA FASHION WEEK
March 26, 2014 > China By John Sun/EyePress
A model presents a creation during China Fashion Week in Beijing, March 26, 2014. ...