Germany

In Pictures: Deadly 'far-right' attack shocks Germany

At least nine killed in attack that has raised alarm in Germany as prosecutors investigate far-right motive.

In Pictures: Deadly 'far-right' attack shocks Germany

Humanitarian crises

In Pictures: Newly displaced Syrian children in makeshift camps

Hundreds of thousands of people have been uprooted by a Syrian government assault on Idlib province since December.

In Pictures: Newly displaced Syrian children in makeshift camps

Environment

In Pictures: Desert locusts swarm parts of East Africa

Locusts have invaded parts of eastern Africa, ravaging crops, decimating pasture and deepening a hunger crisis.

In Pictures: Desert locusts swarm parts of East Africa

Environment

In Pictures: Storm Dennis batters the United Kingdom

Some regions now being affected by Dennis were also hit by a preceding storm, Ciara.

In Pictures: Storm Dennis batters the United Kingdom

Environment

In Pictures: Chinstrap penguin population declines in Antarctica

Scientists blame climate change for number of penguins in some colonies in West Antarctica falling by 77 percent.

In Pictures: Chinstrap penguin population declines in Antarctica