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Displaced in CAR

Refugees displaced by the rising violence in the Central African Republic.

Boston bombings remembered

Boston marks the one year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings.

Royals down under

Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge pay a 19-day official visit to New Zealand and Australia with their son, Prince George.

Via Crucis

Actors re-enact the crucifixion of Jesus Christ in Romania.

Crisis in Ukraine

Our latest images in the standoff in eastern Ukraine.

Transgender in India

India's top court recognizes the country's transgender community in a landmark judgment.

Aftermath in Valparaiso

The scorched aftermath of a deadly fire in the Chilean city.

Under a blood moon

A total lunar eclipse unfolds, shrouding the moon in an eerie red glow.

Holy Week

The Christian faithful celebrate Holy Week, the week which leads into Easter Sunday.

Fighting for Assad

On the front with Syrian forces loyal to the regime.

Images of March


Remembering Verdun

12 Apr 2014

Verdun was the site of one of World War I's bloodiest battles but yesterday’s enemies are now united on the battleground. Members of French and German historical associations, all keenly interested in the First World War and all passionate about historical re-enactments, gather in Verdun every year to take part in a commemorative march.


Keeping it snappy

11 Apr 2014

Pachuco Nereidas and I had agreed to meet after I encountered him in the Los Angeles dance hall of Mexico City. I was intrigued by the sub-culture of men like him, who are known as “Pachucos”. Their elegant attire, their passion for dancing, and their gentlemanly behavior reminded me of myself when I was a teenager back in Cali, Colombia.


Lost in time – the Cyprus buffer zone

10 Apr 2014

If you look at a map of Cyprus, there is a line that cuts across the island like a scar. This is the buffer zone, a United Nations-controlled no-man’s land, also called the ‘Green Line’. It is a constant reminder that the country remains physically and symbolically divided.

Weekly Gallery Showcase

REUTERS/Cesar Pincheira

Inferno in Chile

A deadly fire devastates the city of Valparaiso.  Full Focus 

REUTERS/Jason Reed

Shadow of Air Force One

The presidential plane over America.  Slideshow 

REUTERS/Lunae Parracho

Uncontacted Amazon tribe

An uncontacted tribe seen from above.  Full Focus 

REUTERS/Mukesh Gupta

India Votes

The biggest election the world has ever seen.  Slideshow