News Stories in Photographs 2008

Maut ka kuan

“Pakistani people watch as an acrobat rides his motorcycle around a circular track during the memorial of Muslim saint Syed Lal Shah next to his shrine in Muree, about 60 kilometers north of Islamabad, Pakistan on June 15, 2008. Hundred of pilgrims gather during six days every year to pay respect at the tomb of Syed Lal Shah.” (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)

Lots more great photos in the Boston Globe here.