A look at the best news photos from around the world.
A Jammu and Kashmir state policeman performs a motorcycle stunt during the Republic Day parade in Jammu, India.
Cambodian land rights activist Nget Khun (C), known locally as "Mommy", hugs her daughter (R) through a window of a prison car at the Appeal Court in Phnom Penh. A Cambodian court upheld convictions for 10 female land rights activists and a defrocked Buddhist monk and reduced the one-year sentence for most of them.
Bishop Libby Lane (foreground) is applauded as she leaves York Minster in northern England following a service to consecrate her as the new Bishop of Stockport. The Church of England ended centuries of male-only leadership when it consecrated its first female bishop in the face of fierce opposition from traditionalists.
Pastry chef Javier Mercado of the UK competes during the Pastries World Cup final as part of the Catering and Food International Show (SIRHA) in Chassieu, outside Lyon, France.