1. ITV Report

The day in pictures - 10th December 2012

Zurich, Switzerland

Children play with snowballs as they walk between trees on a winters day in Zurich.

Children play in the Zurich snow. Credit: Michael Buholzer / Reuters

Baghlan, Afghanistan

German soldiers dressed as Saint Nicholas and Father Christmas's little helpers walk to distribute gifts at the combat outpost, near Baghlan, northern Afghanistan.

German Bundeswehr army soldiers dressed as Saint Nicholas and Santa's little helpers. Credit: Fabrizio Bensch / Reuters

Kochi, India

Tourists and locals walk past a Father Christmas statue placed on a beach for a film shoot in the southern Indian city of Kochi.

The Father Christmas statue is situated on a beach in India. Credit: Sivaram V / Reuters

Toronto, Canada

A well-dressed monkey escaped from its crate in a car and then roamed an Ikea car park in Toronto, Canada. The animal later trended on Twitter.

A monkey dressed in a sheepskin coat at an Ikea store. Credit: RTV

Dublin, Ireland

Two young girls cover their ears during a carol service at the Mansion House in Dublin.

Grace O'Donnell (lef) and Robin Naughton (right) from St Josephs Nursery school cover their ears during a carol service. Credit: Niall Carson/PA Wire

New York, USA

Tyson Chandler from the New York Knicks warms up prior to the tip off against the Denver Nuggets in their NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden in New York.

New York Knicks center Tyson Chandler jumps to warm up. Credit: Adam Hunger / Reuters

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Argentina's President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner (right) greets a performer from the dance group El Choque Urbano, who is hanging from a structure, during a rally to celebrate the Day of Democracy and International Human Rights Day outside the Casa Rosada Presidential Palace in Buenos Aires.

Argentina's President de Kirchner greets a performer. Credit: Marcos Brindicci / Reuters