Slideshow Archive

Argentina shuts down
Tue, Mar 31 2015

Argentina closes up as a general strike over demands for changes to income tax hits the country.

Battle for Idlib
Tue, Mar 31 2015

Islamist groups including al Qaeda's Nusra Front seize the city of Idlib for the first time in Syria's civil war.

Cleaning up shipbreaking
Tue, Mar 31 2015

The EU plans to impose strict new rules on how companies scrap old tankers and cruise liners, run aground and dismantled on beaches in South Asia.

Editor's choice
Tue, Mar 31 2015

Our top photos from the last 24 hours.

Nigeria votes
Tue, Mar 31 2015

Nigeria's citizens go to the polls amid threats of post-election bloodshed and a Boko Haram insurgency.

Plane slides off Halifax runway
Tue, Mar 31 2015

An Air Canada plane suffers heavy damage after landing short of the runway, hitting an antenna array and losing its landing gear.

Palm Sunday
Tue, Mar 31 2015

Christians around the world mark Palm Sunday.

Flooding in Chile
Mon, Mar 30 2015

Deadly flooding batters the north of Chile.

Heavy rains in Kashmir
Mon, Mar 30 2015

Heavy rains derail life in Kashmir Valley and trigger flood threat.

Odd spot for an animal
Mon, Mar 30 2015

A dog in a wash basin, a goat in the back-seat of a car - and more places and situations one may find odd for animals to be in.

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Harrison Ford injured in plane crash

Harrison Ford was injured in the crash of a small airplane on a Los Angeles golf course.

Milan Fashion Week

Highlights from Milan fashion week.

Catwalk moms

Dolce and Gabbana pays tribute to motherhood at Milan Fashion Week.