A violent mob loyal to President Donald Trump stormed the US Capitol on Wednesday and forced lawmakers into hiding, in a stunning attempt to overturn America’s presidential election, undercut the nation’s democracy and keep Democrat Joe Biden from replacing Trump in the White House.
Vice president-elect Kamala Harris on Saturday paid tribute to the women, particularly Black women, whose shoulders she stands on as she shatters barriers that have kept mostly white men entrenched at the highest levels of American politics for more than two centuries.
We kneel: Footballers to COVID warriors, 10 iconic photos of people kneeling in solidarity to George Floyd protests
From the Bundesliga venues of Deutschland to the churches of Britain, from police officers to local teenagers... here are a few images of support and solidarity as the people of USA wages on the war against racism, police brutality and white supremacy.
The building, named Kausar Baug, was a ground plus four-storied structure, collapsed at around 11.40 am in Mumbai's Dongri.
Usain Bolt sprinted through thin air and sipped champagne floating on his back as he enjoyed near zero-gravity conditions in an aircraft performing stomach-lurching parabola dives.
IN PHOTOS: Israeli forces kill 55 Palestine protestors at Gaza border as anger mounts over US embassy opening in Jerusalem
In a jarring contrast, Israeli forces shot and killed at least 55 Palestinians and wounded more than 1,200 during mass protests Monday along the Gaza border, while just a few miles away Israel and the U.S. held a festive inauguration ceremony for the new American Embassy in contested Jerusalem.
Commonwealth Games 2018 closing ceremony | Best pictures from the dazzling end to the Gold Coast Games
Here are the best photos from the closing finale of the Commonwealth Games 2018 at Carrara Stadium on the Gold Coast in Australia.
Malala Yousafzai landed in the Swat valley for her first visit back to the once militant-infested Pakistani region where she was shot in the head by the Taliban more than five years ago.
Usain Bolt trained again with German soccer club Borussia Dortmund on Friday and this time scored a header and a penalty in front of nearly 1,500 spectators.
Remembering some phenomenal women on International Women's Day
During the annual procession, the devotees, dressed up in yellow, visits temples seeking blessings, fulfilling vows and offering thanks.
Millions of Americans gazed in wonder at the first full-blown, coast-to-coast solar eclipse since World War I, that raced 2,600 miles (4,200 kilometers) across the continent from Oregon to South Carolina. It was, by all accounts, the most-observed and most-photographed eclipse in history, documented by satellites and high-altitude balloons and watched on Earth through telescopes, cameras and cardboard-frame protective eyeglasses.
The child rights activist and Nobel prize winner Malala Yousafzai who was shot by Taliban in 2012, celebrates her 20th birthday.