Friday 19 September 2014

Road and river

Residents walk and take photos on a partially flooded riverside road by the overflowing Yangtze River after heavy rainfall hit Chongqing municipality on September 14. At least 10 people were killed after severe downpours battered southwest China's Sichuan Province and Chongqing Municipality


Steak fry, anyone?

Former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and her husband former US President Bill Clinton hold up some steaks at the 37th Harkin Steak Fry in Indianola, Iowa on September 14. Reuters/Jim Young


Miss America 2015

Miss New York Kira Kazantsev (front) reacts as she is crowned the winner of the 2015 Miss America Competition by Miss America 2014 Nina Davuluri in Atlantic City, New Jersey on September 14.   Reuters/Adrees Latif


A slow walk for China

People walk at the entrance of the Shanghai Free Trade Zone in Pudong district, in Shanghai on September 14. A disappointing first year for the FTZ, seen as a pet project of Premier Li Keqiang and billed as a reform laboratory, raises questions about China's commitment to opening up its mar


Saving what remains

People carry their belongings to dry areas as they walk on a flooded street after heavy rainfall hit Huaying, Sichuan province in China on September 13. At least seven people were killed and three others remained missing after severe downpours battered Sichuan Province on Saturday, Xinhua News


Roughing it up

Youth walk on breakwater where rough waves caused by Typhoon Kalmaegi, also called Luis, are crashing, at Manila Bay on September 14. Tropical Storm Kalmaegi intensified into a typhoon on Saturday, and continues to build moving farther towards the northern provinces, the state weather bureau re


It’s a plane, it’s a bird... it’s a kite!

A sailing boat can be seen beneath a whale-shaped kite during the annual Festival of the Winds at Sydney's Bondi Beach on September 14. The festival attracts hundreds of local and international kite-makers, and is one of the largest kite festivals in the nation, according to organisers.&nbs


Zombie Walk

A participant of a "Zombie Walk" poses for a portrait in Strasbourg, France on September 13. Reuters/Vincent Kessler


MotoGP mishap

Yamaha MotoGP rider Valentino Rossi of Italy crashes during the first free practice session of the San Marino Grand Prix at the Misano Adriatico circuit in central Italy. Reuters/Max Rossi


Frontline fighters

Female members of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) sit at their camp, near the frontline of the fight against Islamic State militants, in Makhmur, south of Erbil on September 13. Reuters/Ahmed Jadallah  

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