A gallery looking back at VE Day and the events leading up to Germany's surrender.
Angry protests have plunged Burundi into its worst crisis since the 1993-2005 war.
Pop superstar turned heads at the event with a yellow robe dress with a super long train.
Getty Images photographer Chris McGrath captures people trying to rebuild their lives in the rubble of Kathmandu.
Women rescued from Boko Haram's forest stronghold have been telling of the horrors they faced in captivity.
A baby girl was born after her mother went into labour while being rescued from a boat in the Mediterranean.
The extravagant theme for this year's fashion event was China: Through The Looking Glass
Floyd Mayweather beat Manny Pacquiao to become the unified WBA, WBC and WBO welterweight champion at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
Across the world rallies have marked International Workers' Day on 1 May, but many marches have been marred with violence as anger at governments and the authorities has spread.
Demonstrators torched cars and smashed bank windows during a protest against the opening of Milan's Expo 2015.
Thousands of police manned barricades and closed streets to stop demonstrations at Taksim.
Photographer recreates photos taken as the Soviet army entered Hitler's shattered capital in 1945.
People in remote regions of Nepal have had to walk 20 miles or more over mountainous paths to get help.
AFP photographer Bülent Kiliç wins The John Faber Award for his series on the anti-government protests in Kiev.
Reuters photographer Asmaa Waguih documents women Kurdish fighters on Mount Sinjar in Iraq.