In pictures: Gaza welcomes Qatar emir
Qatar’s emir arrives in Gaza Strip on a landmark visit. Shaikh Hamad Bin Khalifa Al Thani will inaugurate $254 million investment project to help reconstruct Gaza
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Obama takes in grand Republic Day parade in show of solidarity between US and India
Barack Obama laid a wreath at Mahatma Gandhi’s memorial at Rajghat and planted a sapling in the complex.
Funeral for Saudi King Abdullah got under way in a cavernous mosque in the capital.
Contestants present a colourful spectacle as they take part in the national costume show