United Kingdom

Slideshow Archive

Student clashes in Chile intensify
Fri, May 27 2016

Students in Chile demand better quality and cheaper education.

The scourge of illegal gold mining
Thu, May 26 2016

Peru has declared a 60-day emergency in a remote part of the Amazon to curb high levels of mercury poisoning from rampant illegal gold mining.

France revolts against labor reform
Thu, May 26 2016

Protesters clash with police across France against plans to loosen the country's protective labor law.

Estonia's Olympic triplets
Thu, May 26 2016

Leila, Liina and Lily Luik will make Olympics history as the first identical triplets to compete against each other when they cross the start line for the women's marathon in Rio.

The dangerous Mediterranean route
Thu, May 26 2016

The number of boats carrying migrants making the dangerous crossing of the Mediterranean has risen sharply amid warm weather and calm seas.

Editor's Choice
Thu, May 26 2016

Our top photos from the last 24 hours.

Hurt lockers of the Middle East
Wed, May 25 2016

Bomb disposal units remove the threat of explosives in the conflict zones of Syria and Iraq.

Syria in ruins
Wed, May 25 2016

Images of a landscape devastated by war.

Ukraine pilot Savchenko pardoned
Wed, May 25 2016

Russian President Vladimir Putin pardons jailed Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko on "humanitarian considerations".

Dramatic rescue at sea
Wed, May 25 2016

A large wooden fishing boat overcrowded with migrants capsizes off the coast of Libya with over 550 people on board.

Top Slideshows

Celebrity portraits

Up close and personal with famous faces.

Barefoot Julia at Cannes

Cast member Julia Roberts walks barefoot on the red carpet for the screening of the film "Money Monster" at Cannes.

Eurovision semifinals

Highlights from the semifinals of the Eurovision song contest.