A selection of our best images of Roma communities around the world. Greek police are investigating the identity of a four-year-old girl found living with a Roma couple in central Greece, on suspicion that the child may have been abducted from her parents. Text and photos courtesy of Reuters.
A plane crashed into the Mekong river in southern Laos on Wednesday, killing all 49 people on board. The ATR-72 turboprop plane, flying from the capital Vientiane, crashed five miles short of its destination Pakse, which is near the borders of both Thailand and Cambodia. Text and photos courtesy of Reuters.
Oct.17 Photo Brief: Life more normal for Somalians without al-Shabab, men (and women) in tights take the stage in English National Ballet and Granadan students in an epic food fight
Life more normal for Somalians without al-Shabab, men (and women) in tights take the stage in English National Ballet, Granadan students in an epic food fight and more in today’s daily brief.
A powerful earthquake measuring 7.2 struck islands popular with tourists in the Philippines on Tuesday, killing at least 74 people and causing widespread damage to infrastructure, officials said. WARNING: Some graphic images are included in this gallery.
Preparing for the Muslim holy festival of Eid al-Adha, a Columbus Day Parade, a typhoon in Vietnam and more in today’s daily brief.
Oct. 14 Photo Brief: Tiny toy soldier art, South Asians celebrate annual festivals and housing demand climbs in Myanmar
Tiny toy soldier art, South Asian celebrate annual festivals, housing demand climbs in Myanmar and more in today’s daily brief.
Kenyan and Tanzanian governments started a joint aerial count of elephants and other large mammals in the shared ecosystem of the Amboseli-West Kilimanjaro and Natron-Magadi landscape. The one-week exercise, which started Oct. 7 and costs $104,000 dollars, is a collaboration between the two countries and the Kenya Wildlife Service, Tanzania Wildlife Research Institute and the African Wildlife Foundation, among others.
Muslims make the annual pilgrimage to Mecca, India goes through dengue fever prevention, Ukrainian Fashion Week begins and more in today’s daily brief.
Oct. 7 Photo Brief: Gymnasts compete in World Championship, extreme weather around the world and models hit the runway in Sri Lanka
Gymnasts compete in World Championship, extreme weather around the world, models hit the runway in Sri Lanka and more in today’s daily brief.
The Rally of France auto race, flooding in Thailand, tennis in Beijing, the Royal Australian Navy and more in today’s daily brief.