24 hours through the lens – Collectors Pabsetti Shekhar and his wife Pabsetti Anuradha perform ritual prayers to idols of Ganesh, the elephant-headed Hindu lord, at their home in Hyderabad on Tuesday, September 18, the day before the Ganesh Chaturthi Festival. Shekhar, 50, has a collection of 12,022 Ganesh idols. Hindu devotees bring home idols of Lord Ganesha in order to invoke his blessings for wisdom and prosperity ahead of the 11-day Ganesha Festival beginning Wednesday.
24 hours through the lens – A shadow is cast across the court as Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki serves against Arantxa Rus of the Netherlands, during the first day of the Korea Open at Olympic Park Tennis Stadium on Tuesday in Seoul, South Korea.
24 hours through the lens – Women in Pazardjik, Bulgaria, stand outside the court, where 13 Bulgarian Muslims, including several imams, are on trial, suspected of belonging to the Saudi-based Islamic foundation Alwaqf Alislami and charged with spreading religious hatred and preaching anti-democratic ideology.
24 hours through the lens – Artist Serena de la Hey feeds willow branches into to the arms of the 40-foot Willow Man sculpture next to the M5 motorway in Somerset, England. The sculpture is having repairs over the next five days.
24 hours through the lens – A model presents creations from the 2013 spring/summer collection of designer Aminaka Wilmont at London Fashion Week on Tuesday.
24 hours through the lens – Palestinian protesters throw stones at Israeli security forces during clashes that erupted after a demonstration against an amateur anti-Islam film in Shuafat refugee camp, Jerusalem, on Tuesday. Hundreds of Palestinians protesting against the movie clashed with Israeli border police in East Jerusalem, hurling stones and firebombs at a checkpoint, the military and reporters said.