These unique photographs capture the examples of conspicuous and sheer joy, which makes them really heartwarming.
Irish rugby star Brian O’Driscoll visita a young girl in the hospital with the Heineken Cup.
A boy waits for Nelson Mandela to return home for the first time in 26 years.
Gladys Louis Jeune is pulled from the rubble of her home in Port-au-Prince, Haiti in 2010.
A 101-year-old man raises his arms after touching down at the London City Airport. Born before the invention of the airplane, he had never flown before.
Visiting North Korean So Gi Sok cries as he hugs his South Korean mother Kim kum-yae after being reunited.
A Pakistani man carries his sheep down a flooded road after a heavy downpour.
A 5-year-old boy plays with a dolphin at a special centre for people with disabilities in Moscow. The boy spends 30-minute long sessions with the dolphin to help his cerebral paralysis.
Patients and staff in a Seoul hospital celebrate South Korea advancing to the quarter-finals in the World Cup.
Released Palestinian prisoner Shereen Khalifa runs towards her mother.
Maxi the elephant gives his daughter, Chandra, a playful shove. This was the first time the two had met since baby Chandra was born.
Michael Johnson breaks the world record for the 200 meter run at the Atlanta Olympics in 1996. He won Gold, obviously.
A 6-year-old is held by his father as he hears for the first time.
Indian children play with umbrellas in a rainstorm that helped relieve a recent drought.
An Egyptian woman celebrates Hosni Mubarak’s departure in 2011.
A jubilant 12-year-old boy rejoices after seeing his family for the first time in three years in southern Sudan.