Hindus around the world celebrate the festival of lights.
Ultra-Orthodox protest against the detention of members of their community who failed to report to a military recruiting office.
Thousands more Rohingya refugees cross the border into Bangladesh from Myanmar.
Inside the annual Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference in Beijing.
Our top photos from the last 24 hours.
U.S.-backed militias in Syria declare victory over Islamic State in its capital Raqqa, raising flags over the last jihadist footholds after a four-month battle.
Syrian Democratic Forces inspect a bunker used by Islamic State militants under the city's stadium.
Puerto Ricans search for drinking water as parts of the island still struggle with shortages a month after Hurricane Maria hit.
Authorities are investigating after thousands of fish turn up dead in Paraguay's Confuso river.
Miss North Dakota Cara Mund reacts after being announced as the winner of the 97th Miss America Competition in Atlantic City.
Highlights from the Venice Film Festival.
Highlights from the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards.