Here’s a selection of the most amazing images captured around the world in the past seven days. Enjoy!
John Bercow, the outgoing Speaker of the UK House of Commons, has warned Prime Minister Boris Johnson against ignoring the law and implementing a no-deal Brexit on October 31, a move that he compared to “robbing a bank.”
A pilot’s spilled coffee diverted an Airbus A330-243 operated by Condor. It was headed from Germany to Mexico when the pilot knocked over a cup of coffee in the cockpit, spilling liquid on a control panel. The spill forced the aircraft to divert to Ireland, according to the Air Accidents Investigation Branch.
A Russian “non-stop” nuclear-powered missile that can probe weaknesses in Western defences “will be ready for war by 2025”. Vladimir Putin’s Burevestnik super weapon is ready for deployment earlier than expected according to a US intelligence assessment.
International human rights activists have slammed a decision by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to hand India’s controversial Prime Minister an award in recognition of his work to improve sanitation in the country.
TROPICAL STORM HUMBERTO will be the next named tropical storm of the 2019 Atlantic hurricane season, but as it continues to strengthen as it tracks across the Atlantic drawing closer to the US, will it strengthen into a hurricane?
A NEW disturbance over the Atlantic could impact parts of the US as early as the end of this week. Could the new storm – which is predicted to be named later this week as Tropical Storm Humberto – make landfall in Florida as hurricane?
The world’s first gender-neutral synthetic voice, New York’s new cultural center The Shed, and Uber’s colorful Jump electric city bicycles are among the nominees for the 2019 Beazley Designs of the Year, an established annual award and exhibition run by London’s Design Museum.
A 38-year-old Japanese national has filed a lawsuit against his employer for alleged harassment after taking paternity leave, in a landmark case that looks set to challenge Japan’s often highly-gendered corporate culture.
POPULIST parties are already setting the European Union agenda by using their growing influence to force Brussels chiefs into a series of compromises at the top, according to an influential think-tank.
DONALD TRUMP’s firing of his national security adviser John Bolton happened after news the US President was trying to set up a meeting with Taliban leaders at Camp David. But US Governor Phil Bryant told Nigel Farage that was not the reason Mr Bolton was fired from the White House.
Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte said he has been offered a controlling stake in a joint energy deal by Chinese President Xi Jinping in exchange for ignoring an international arbitration in Manila’s favor on the South China Sea.