Slideshow Archive

Colourful macaws above Caracas
Fri, Apr 24 2015

Exotic birds fill the skies above Caracas, giving the city's residents a moment of quiet respite from chaos and crime.

Anti-foreigner violence in South Africa
Thu, Apr 23 2015

South Africa has been hit by a wave of violence against African and other immigrants.

Kids at the gun range
Thu, Apr 23 2015

A gun store and shooting range near Chicago teaches women and children how to fire handguns.

Hubble: A space odyssey
Thu, Apr 23 2015

Twenty-five years have passed since the Hubble Space Telescope was launched into orbit.

Funeral for drowned migrants
Thu, Apr 23 2015

Malta mourns 24 of the migrants recovered from a massive shipwreck in the Mediterranean.

Kim Jong Un visits orphanage
Thu, Apr 23 2015

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un provides field guidance to the Wonsan Baby Home and Orphanage.

Maximum City
Thu, Apr 23 2015

Renting apartments in India's financial capital Mumbai.

Ultimate warriors
Thu, Apr 23 2015

Thirty-eight elite anti-terror teams from 18 countries are participating in the 7th Annual Warrior Competition to test their military skills.

Migrant memorial
Thu, Apr 23 2015

People attend a memorial service after a triple-deck fishing boat, packed with migrants, capsized and sank near Libya with hundreds of people trapped in its hold.

Israel remembers
Thu, Apr 23 2015

Israel commemorates its fallen soldiers and celebrates independence.


Top Slideshows

Jolie has ovaries removed

Oscar-winning film star Angelina Jolie said she has had her ovaries and fallopian tubes removed to avoid the risk of ovarian cancer, the disease that killed her mother at the age of 56.

Dolce & Gabbana designs

Outraged celebrities tore into Italian fashion designers Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana after Dolce described children born to gay couples through fertility treatment as "synthetic".

The Duchess of Downton Abbey

Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, visits the set of Downton Abbey.