Slideshow Archive

Janmashtami celebrations
Thu, Aug 17 2017

Photos of devotees in India and Bangladesh celebrating Janmashtami festival.

Floods in India
Thu, Aug 17 2017

Floods triggered by heavy rains have killed hundreds of people in India in the past few weeks.

Editor's Choice Pictures
Thu, Aug 17 2017

Our top photos from the last 24 hours.

New life amid the ruins of Mosul's maternity hospital
Thu, Aug 17 2017

Al-Khansa Hospital in East Mosul may be a shell of its former self but it is still the city's main government-run maternity facility. in July alone, despite severe shortages of medicines and equipment, it delivered nearly 1,400 babies.

Battle for Islamic State's de facto capital
Wed, Aug 16 2017

The U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces are on the verge of seizing full control of the southern neighborhoods of Islamic State-held Raqqa.

Anti-Trump protests in the wake of Charlottesville
Wed, Aug 16 2017

Anti-Trump protesters march on the White House and Trump Tower in New York in the wake of violence in Charlottesville.

Tensions on the Mediterranean sea
Wed, Aug 16 2017

A humanitarian rescue ship in the Mediterranean is intercepted by the Libyan coastguard as well as anti-immigration activists.

Blazes burn across Greece
Wed, Aug 16 2017

Firefighters battled more than 90 forest fires across Greece, in an outbreak fed by dry winds and hot weather.

U.S. and Japan hold joint military drills
Tue, Aug 15 2017

U.S. and Japanese troops held joint-live fire drills on the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido as part of the Northern Viper exercise amid rising tensions with North Korea.

Flying kites on Independence Day
Tue, Aug 15 2017

People fly kites to celebrate India's 71st Independence Day.

Top Slideshows

Best of Tony Awards

'Dear Evan Hansen,' the teen-angst driven musical about a high school outsider, wins the top prize.

AFI Life Achievement Award

The stars come out for the American Film Institute's Life Achievement Award honoring Diane Keaton in Los Angeles.

Amal and George Clooney welcome twins

Amal Clooney has given birth to twins named Ella and Alexander, her husband George Clooney's publicist said, the first children for the international human rights lawyer and her movie star spouse.