Slideshow Archive

North Korea destroys tunnels at nuclear test site
6:25am IST

North Korea followed through on a pledge to blow up tunnels at the Punggye-ri nuclear test site, but invited international media to observe the destruction, not experts as initially promised, which meant no one was there to verify what actually occurred.

Hawaii's erupting Kilauea volcano
6:10am IST

Kilauea Volcano on Hawaii's Big Island rumbled back to life on May 3, in what what geologists rank as one of the biggest eruption cycles in a century from one of the world's most active volcanoes.

Photos of the week
1:40am IST

Our top photos from the past week.

Marathon on the Great Wall of China
12:15am IST

Runners face steep ascents and 5,164 stone steps at the Great Wall's Huangyaguan pass near Tianjin city.

Remembering MH17
Thu, May 24 2018

The Malaysian airliner shot down in eastern Ukraine was hit by a missile launched by a Russian unit, the 53rd brigade in territory held by pro-Russian separatists, according to Dutch prosecutors.

Editors Choice Pictures
Thu, May 24 2018

Our top photos from the last 24 hours.

Violent protests against Vedanta copper smelter
Thu, May 24 2018

Protests related to demands that a copper smelter be shut on environmental grounds turned violent in the port city of Thoothukudi in Tamil Nadu.

Ramadan in India: Fasting, feasting
Thu, May 24 2018

Muslims in India observe the holy month of Ramadan.

Reuters journalists detained in Myanmar
Thu, May 24 2018

Two Reuters journalists, Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo, have been detained in Myanmar since Dec. 12, 2017. At the time of their arrests, they had been working on an investigation into the killing of 10 Rohingya Muslim men and boys in a village in Myanmar's Rakhine state.

Halal holiday in the sun
Thu, May 24 2018

Hotels and resorts on Turkey's shores, featuring single-sex areas, halal food and no alcohol, are attracting Muslims looking for a 'halal', or Islamic-compliant, vacation.

Top Slideshows

Billboard red carpet style

Style at the 2018 Billboard Music Awards.

amfAR's Cinema Against AIDS gala

Inside the amfAR gala, the biggest, starriest party at the Cannes Film Festival, where top celebrities help persuade the super-rich to part with their cash to raise money for AIDS research.

Best of Cannes

Highlights from the 71st Cannes Film Festival on the French Riviera.