A look at the best news photos from around the world.
The Langtang mountain range towers over the Kathmandu Valley, hidden under a blanket of clouds, as seen from Bhanjyang on the outskirts of Kathmandu, Nepal.
Carabiniers of Monaco's Prince Albert II fire canons to announce the birth of twins of Prince Albert II and Charlene, in front of the Monaco Palace. Princess Charlene gave birth to a boy and a girl, the royal couple's first children, an aide to the royals said. According to Monaco's Constitution the boy, named Jacques, will be first-in-line to the throne, and not his twin sister, Gabriella.
A Tibetan girl gets help from her mother as she gets dressed for an event organized by the Tibetan Refugee Community in Nepal commemorating the 25th Anniversary of the Nobel Peace Prize conferment to exiled Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama and the 66th International Human Rights Day in Kathmandu, Nepal.
Palestinian minister Ziad Abu Ein (L) scuffles with an Israeli border policeman near the West Bank city of Ramallah. Abu Ein died shortly after being hit by Israeli soldiers during a protest in the occupied West Bank, a Reuters photographer who witnessed the incident and a Palestinian medic said.