Slideshow Archive

Celebrity portraits
Fri, Oct 24 2014

Up close and personal with famous faces.

Air strikes on Kobani
Fri, Oct 24 2014

The U.S.-led strikes on Islamic State militants in the Syrian border town.

Festival of lights
Fri, Oct 24 2014

Images from Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights.

Charred tanks point to Russia
Fri, Oct 24 2014

Destroyed tanks near Donetsk are identified by experts as Russian army tanks, supporting claims that rebels are backed by Moscow.

When the well runs dry
Thu, Oct 23 2014

In one of the towns hardest hit by California's drought, the only way some residents can get water to flush the toilet is to drive to the fire station, hand-pump water into barrels and take it back home.

Hezbollah fighter turned rabbi
Thu, Oct 23 2014

Born in Lebanon as a Shi'ite Muslim, Ibraheem Yassin converted to Judaism in the 1990s.

Art on Australia's beaches
Thu, Oct 23 2014

Sydney's famous Bondi and Tamarama beaches are transformed into outdoor galleries during "Sculpture by the Sea".

Anger over Mexican massacre
Thu, Oct 23 2014

Protesters attack a town hall over missing student-teachers who were feared massacred by police.

Battle for Kobani
Thu, Oct 23 2014

The fiercest fighting in days shakes the Syrian border town of Kobani.

Editor's Choice
Thu, Oct 23 2014

Our top photos from the last 24 hours.



The Savage Mountain

23 Oct 2014

Reuters Photographer Wolfgang Rattay traveled to northern Pakistan to trek the K2 base camp trail. K2 is known as the Savage Mountain due to the difficulty of the ascent.


Moving a hospital

23 Oct 2014

This was a very unusual move - an entire hospital. Patients and equipment were transferred from the Old Civil Hospital in Charleroi to a new building a few miles away. It was also a race against time, as the whole operation had to be completed within a weekend.

Top Slideshows

Clooney marries in Venice

George Clooney marries Amal Alamuddin in a blockbuster Venice wedding.

Paris Fashion Week

Highlights from Paris Fashion Week.

The hip-hop rich list

The top-earning rappers this past year.