Wilderness

Krystyna Okrasa: “This is one of the pictures I took during an incredible hike to The Wave, Arizona. One has to win a lottery ticket to get the hiking permit there. My husband, Maks, won it on April Fools’ Day! I couldn’t believe it, but it was true. We both felt like winners the day [...]

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Sir Roger Moore

Sir Roger Moore has died in Switzerland aged 89 after a short battle with cancer. The actor will forever be remembered for his most famous role as James Bond 007, which he made his own through a unique brand of humour and swagger. We look back at this life and career through a selection of [...]

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UK on alert after bombing

A police mobile video unit was deployed outside Didsbury Mosque, in Greater Manchester, where the attacker’s father used to do the call to prayer Article source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-40026013

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Camera Press at 70: A lifetime in pictures

The Camera Press picture agency was founded in London in 1947 by Tom Blau, a Jewish Hungarian photographer and reporter born in Berlin and exiled from Nazi Germany in 1935. Today it is still known as the home of outstanding portrait photographers and remains a family business. Image copyright Yousuf Karsh/Camera Press Image caption Winston [...]

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Manchester blast aftermath

The explosion happened in the foyer of the 21,000-capacity venue, shortly after Ariana Grande left the stage. Article source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-manchester-40008229

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Aftermath of Manchester attack

Relatives are using social media to hunt for loved ones, and an emergency number, 0800 096 0095, has been set up. Article source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-40016086

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Iran’s women vote

The choice was between the moderate incumbent, Hassan Rouhani, and conservative cleric Ebrahim Raisi Article source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-39984733

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An almost Royal wedding

Media personality Donna Air, girlfriend of Pippa’s brother James, was in yellow. Article source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-39987151

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Week in pictures: 13-19 May 2017

Our selection of some of the most striking news photographs taken around the world this week. Image copyright Dinuka Liyanawatte/REUTERS Image caption A group of boys enjoy a game of football at Galle Dutch Fort in Galle, Sri Lanka. Image copyright Dan Kitwood/Getty Images Image caption Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn was startled by Cody the [...]

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RHS Chelsea Flower Show: Gardens bloom into action with a Royal Visit

Charlotte Harris, designer of the Royal Bank of Canada garden, said she spent time “exploring northern Ontario on foot and by canoe – navigating the waterways, pine forests, flora and granite of the boreal” when designing the garden. Article source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-40000791

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