Conservative Party Conference David Cameron
Prime Minister David Cameron prepares his keynote speech in his hotel room in Birmingham during the Conservative Party ConferencePeter Macdiarmid/Getty
Conservative Party Conference Boris Johnson
Mayor of London Boris Johnson addresses the Conservative Party Conference in BirminghamMatt Cardy/Getty
Conservative Party Conference Theresa May
Home Secretary Theresa May takes to the stage to speak during the Conservative Party Conference in BirminghamDarren Staples/Reuters
Conservative Party Conference Jeremy Hunt
Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt addresses delegates on day three of the Conservative Party Conference in BirminghamLeon Neal/AFP
Conservative Party Conference rough sleeper
A man sleeps on the grass outside the Conservative Party Conference venue in BirminghamDarren Staples/Reuters
northern lights
A tourist takes photos of a display of the Aurora Borealis (Northern Lights) over the Balsfjord near the village of Mestervik in northern NorwayReuters
shanghai traffic
Roads are illuminated on the eve of China's National Day holiday in ShanghaiAFP
china national day
Paramilitary policemen salute as they attend a flag-raising ceremony to mark the 65th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China, in Nanjing, Jiangsu provinceReuters
hong kong wedding
A couple pose for wedding photos with pro-democracy protesters in Hong KongAFP
hong kong umbrella revolution
Protesters walk along a street after heavy rain and thunderstorms near the government headquarters building in Hong KongReuters
hong kong umbrella revolution
Protesters take shelter from the rain under umbrellas as they block the main road to the Central district of Hong Kong, during what has become known as the Umbrella RevolutionReuters
catalan independence
Catalan pro-independence supporters protest in front of the Generalitat de Catalunya in Barcelona after the regional government said it would temporarily suspend formal campaigning for a referendum on independence from Spain. Madrid filed a legal appeal to stop the vote taking place, arguing that the vote would breach Spain's rule of law because it would be held in Catalonia aloneReuters
fashion photographers
Photographers work during Karl Lagerfeld's Spring/Summer 2015 women's ready-to-wear collection show for Chanel during Paris Fashion WeekReuters
hajj Mecca
Muslim pilgrims arrive at Mecca's Grand Mosque for the annual Hajj pilgrimageAFP
floods france
A woman takes a picture of a car that was washed away when floodwater streamed down a road in Saint-Pargoire, near Montpellier, southern FranceAFP
cave rescue
Rescue workers pose for a picture with Cecilio Lopez-Tercero after he was rescued from a cave where he was trapped for 12 days, in Leymebamba, Chachapoyas. The Spanish speleologist had been trapped 400 metres underground in Intimachay cave in the Peruvian Amazon for nearly two weeksReuters
asian games diving
Chinese gold medallist Shi Tingmao competes in the women's 1m springboard diving final at the Asian Games in Incheon, South KoreaReuters
asian games diving
South Korea's bronze medallist Woo Haram competes in the men's 1m springboard diving final during the 17th Asian Games in IncheonReuters