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The masked shoe shiners of Bolivia – in pictures

On the streets of La Paz, the Bolivian capital, a tribe wearing ski masks go about their work buffing up shoes. The disguises are to keep their identities secret – and avoid discrimination Continue re...

The masked shoe shiners of Bolivia – in pictures

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Bolivia president does about-face and will now accept aid to put out wildfires Bolivian President Evo Morales did an about-face on Sunday and said he was now open to international aid to fight the blazes that have engulfed rural villages and doubled in size since Thursday....
23:00 2019-08-25

Venezuela beats Bolivia 3-1 and advances in Copa America BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil (AP) — Venezuela beat Bolivia 3-1 to advance to the Copa America quarterfinals on Saturday. Darwin Machis scored in each half for Venezuela at Mineirao Stadium. Leonel Justiniano reduced Bolivia’s deficit in the 82nd minute, but Josef Martinez secured the victory four mi...
03:26 2019-06-23

Evo Morales launches bid for re-election to fourth term in Bolivia Before a massive rally of more than one million people, the leftist leader asked for "five more years [of leadership] to guarantee this liberation for life."...
15:52 2019-05-21

Bolivia's Amazon is on fire too. More than 1.8 million acres have been burned While the world's attention focuses on the destructive Amazon wildfires in Brazil, devastating blazes have decimated swathes of tropical forests and savannah in neighboring Bolivia....
19:00 2019-08-26

14 Volunteer Doctors Dead, 21 Injured In Bolivia Bus Crash A bus carrying volunteer doctors from La Paz towards the north of Bolivia crashed leaving 14 dead and 21 injured, the La Paz local government said on Monday...
02:52 2019-08-06

Guerrero leads Peru over Bolivia in key Copa America match Striker Paolo Guerrero led Peru to a key 3-1 win against Bolivia on Tuesday to improve the team's chances of advancing to the knockout stage of Copa America       ...
02:39 2019-06-19

With forest wildfires raging, Bolivia seeks help from SuperTanker plane Bolivian firefighters are still trying to put out wildfires that have already burned more than 650,000 hectares (1.6 million acres) of tropical forest, roughly the size of the U.S. state of Delaware, officials said on Thursday....
00:00 2019-08-23

Women in Bolivia using theater to fight gender-based violence LA PAZ, Bolivia — On stage, amid the hubbub of a Bolivian street market, women recount their stories of abuse at the hands of men. But the violence depicted in the play isn’t just make-believe for the 22 indigenous actresses: It’s based on their own real-life experiences. “Kusisita,” a work that see...
19:13 2019-05-27

Arthur ruled out of Brazil's Copa America opener against Bolivia "Brazil will start without Arthur in their lineup for Friday’s Copa America opener against Bolivia but his midfield partner Casemiro said he was hoping for something special on a return to the ground where he made his name."...
10:26 2019-06-14

Peru, Colombia, Ecuador and Bolivia denounce decision on Amazon domain The presidents of Peru, Colombia, Ecuador and Bolivia criticized a recent decision by the organization that manages internet protocol to grant global retailer Amazon Inc the rights to the .amazon domain....
01:26 2019-05-27

8-Year-Old ‘Princess’ Mummy Finally Laid to Rest in Her Home Bolivia An incredibly well-preserved and rare young female mummy is finally being returned from North America to her rightful home in Bolivia. ...
04:00 2019-08-23

'Murderer of nature': Evo Morales blamed as Bolivia battles devastating fires Furious locals say president is culpable over unprecedented destruction of wildlifeRuny Callaú can’t remember how many nights he has been fighting the blaze which has engulfed huge swathes of forest. Nor can he stop thinking about his encounter with a fleeing jaguar a few nights before. “It was runn...
15:52 2019-09-02

Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru Slam Ruling on .amazon Domain The presidents of Peru, Colombia, Ecuador and Bolivia criticized a recent decision by the organisation that manages Internet protocol to grant global retailer Amazon the rights to the .amazon domain....
16:13 2019-05-27

Focus on Brazil's Amazon fires, but a massive inferno rages next door in Bolivia As Brazil’s Amazon fires continue to take center stage, another South American nation is battling its own catastrophic blazes, which have destroyed an area of land nearly as large as Lebanon. ...
18:00 2019-08-28

Firefighters in Bolivia lose hope of taming blazes as burned area doubles Bolivian volunteer firefighters, exhausted from battling blazes sweeping rapidly across the country's lowlands, are starting to lose hope and retreat from the front lines of some infernos in the drought-stricken region....
14:00 2019-09-22

Brazilian military planes douse flames as Amazon fires reach Bolivia Brazil's Ministry of Defense has authorized some 40,000 troops to take part in operations to combat the blazing wildfires. Smoke from the fires has covered the city of Porto Velho and brought protesters into the streets....
07:52 2019-08-26

Three Masked Teens Killed By Homeowner Family members identified two of the three teens killed after authorities claim the teens were involved in an attempted armed robbery in Rockdale County, Georgia early Monday morning. The Rockdale County Sheriff’s Office said the teens, two 16-year-old boys and a 15-year-old, were killed durin...
04:26 2019-09-18

What Hong Kong's masked protesters fear And the more Hong Kong officials do to quiet the city's unrest, the more their methods are scrutinized by citizens for any whiff of the mainland's more heavy-handed, surveillance-first approach to law and order....
09:00 2019-09-10

Masked Queens burglars make off with $10K in jewels A masked man who broke into a Queens home made off with over $10,000 in jewelry, police said Wednesday. The bandit tiptoed around a house near 27th Street and Hoyt Avenue South in Astoria on Aug. 29, wearing a Yankees baseball cap, gloves and a black face mask, according to police. He grabbed $13,00...
02:26 2019-09-05

Watch: 'Masked Singer' previews Thingamajig, Butterfly Fox released a promo for Season 2 of "The Masked Singer" introducing new costumed singers Thingamajig and Butterfly. A sneak preview airs Sept. 15 and Season 2 begins Sept. 25....
22:39 2019-09-03

Masked burglar caught on camera breaking into bank ATM A man was caught on video breaking into an ATM inside a Queens bank Wednesday and allegedly stealing cash before running off, according to police and video obtained by The Post. The thief managed to slip inside the vestibule of TD Bank on Queens Boulevard near 41st Street in Sunnyside around 3:30 a....
19:39 2019-05-22

Weird Shoe Good? These shoes are utterly heinous, but also, I like them. You can wear them with nothing and everything; they’re so insanely busy that they’re neutral. They are my ideal aesthetic, which is chaos. The Shoe is a metaphor for the world in 2019. I want to hate wear them all over town....
07:00 2019-05-23

The Masked Singer set to haunt the U.K. with fantastical visions of music mediocrity Ensuring that soon, no D-list British celebrity with a minor modicum of singing talent will be safe (from the opportunity to pull a paycheck for at least a couple of weeks), THR reports tonight that The Masked Singer will soon be coming to U.K. shores. Yes, British readers, soon you, too, will be ab...
09:00 2019-06-01

Masked man tasers Russian election chief before regional vote A masked man broke into the home of Ella Pamfilova, the head of Russia's Central Election Commission, in the early hours of Friday morning and repeatedly tasered her, Russia's Ministry of Internal Affairs said....
13:39 2019-09-06

Masked would-be burglars scared off by California woman's shouting: see the video Surveillance video captured two masked men kicking in the front door of a California house in an apparent burglary attempt -- before a woman's shouts sent them running....
10:39 2019-09-16

Trump row: Javid condemns 'barely-masked racism of nationalism' Home Secretary Sajid Javid has expressed concern about "naked populism" in the US under the presidency of Donald Trump, as he condemned "the barely-masked racism of nationalism"....
13:52 2019-07-19

Masked Group Targets US Embassy With Arson Attack In Honduras Masked protesters set fire to the gate of the US embassy in Honduras on Friday during massive demonstrations against public sector reforms in the country....
11:00 2019-06-01

Polish police: masked teenager injures 2 in primary school WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Polish police say a girl and a woman have been hurt when a masked man entered a primary school in central Poland and threw firecrackers. The spokeswoman for police in Bydgoszcz, Monika Chlebicz, said Monday that a female student was injured by shrapnel and one of the cleaning s...
15:26 2019-05-27

Star Wars' Captain Phasma Has Become So Much More Than a Boring Masked Badass Captain Phasma is essentially the Boba Fett of the Star Wars sequels. She exists to be a very cool character design that can sell a lot of toys and can never live up to the hype of that design, narratively speaking. She, also like Boba Fett, has gone on to have a much more explored backstory within ...
00:13 2019-08-01

Cops search for masked suspects in quadruple Brooklyn shooting Surveillance video taken near the scene of a quadruple shooting at a Brooklyn street vigil early Monday shows several suspects running away while shielding their faces. The video shows six suspects — wearing hooded sweatshirts and bandannas to hide their faces — running from the scene of the shootin...
18:39 2019-08-06

Homeowner kills 3 masked teens during attempted robbery: cops A homeowner in Georgia fatally shot three masked teens during an early morning attempted robbery, deputies said. The youngsters — two brothers aged, 15 and 16, and another 15-year-old – were killed in an exchange of gunfire as they tried to rob the man and two other people in the victim’...
23:13 2019-09-17

Milan Fashion Week: The mysterious masked guest at Fendi Crazy ensembles and famous faces are prevalent during fashion week, but when a mysterious masked character in a wild outfit shows up, there are bound to be questions. A masked attendee was front and center at the Fendi show during Milan Fashion Week, leaving many wondering who the disguised person w...
04:00 2019-09-21

Ex-con shoe designer Steve Madden to pen tell-all Colorful and controversial shoe designer Steve Madden has signed a deal for a tell-all memoir entitled, “The Cobbler,” Media Ink has exclusively learned. “He won’t hold back,” promises Diversion Publishing CEO Scott Waxman, who said the book is expected to hit from his Radius Books imprint in May 20...
18:52 2019-06-27

Watch Tesla’s ‘Sentry Mode’ catch a masked man trying to cause a Model 3 crash Ever since Tesla introduced Sentry Mode last March, the security-oriented surveillance feature has captured all sorts of wild shenanigans. Most notably, you may recall a handful of instances where Sentry Mode captured vandals inexplicably keying Tesla vehicles for seemingly no reason at all. A more ...
07:00 2019-06-15

Daniel Brühl Gives Us Our First Look at The Falcon and The Winter Soldier's Masked Baron Zemo The fourth Riddick has an intriguing title. Get a look at an infamous reunion in new It: Chapter 2 pictures. Kevin Feige discusses the scope of Marvel’s new animated Disney+ series, What If? Plus, wild Crisis on Infinite Earths casting rumors, and what’s to come on The Purge’s second season. Spoiler...
16:26 2019-07-24

Explosive device in Brooklyn may be linked to shootout between cops, masked gunman Police found an explosive device in a Brooklyn backyard on Tuesday — and believe it could be connected to the masked gunman who sparked a wild shoot out last week on the same street, sources said. Officers investigating the police-involved Labor Day shooting in Brownsville came upon the contai...
18:26 2019-09-11

Masked man seen attacking Philadelphia gas station worker with hammer during robbery, police say Police in Pennsylvania are looking for a man seen on surveillance video attacking a gas station worker with a hammer during a robbery, investigators said....
02:13 2019-09-06

Masked Hong Kong protesters hold rare press conference Three masked youngsters from Hong Kong's anti-government movement took the unusual step of holding a press conference to demand democracy, condemn pro-Beijing leaders.        ...
19:52 2019-08-06

'Where were the police?' Hong Kong outcry after masked thugs launch attack Police accused of doing nothing to stop suspected triads storming train station and beating people including women and childrenPro-democracy activists and lawmakers in Hong Kong have accused the police of standing by as men dressed in white attacked commuters late on Sunday, leaving 45 hospitalised,...
08:52 2019-07-22

Masked gunman killed in backyard shootout with New York City police A masked gunman was killed in a wild shootout with NYPD officers early Monday that began on a Brooklyn street and ended in a resident’s backyard with dozens of rounds fired, authorities said....
02:26 2019-09-04

The Masked Singer's New Retro Promo Will Get "Stars In Disguise" Stuck In Your Head Prepare to be singing a new little ditty all day long. Fox is airing a brand new but very old school promo for season two of The Masked Singer during the Emmys on Sunday, and E! News has......
19:39 2019-09-20

How The Masked Singer's costume designer dreams up the show's insane outfits There are stage costumes and there are mascots, and then there’s the outrageous, fantastical characters of The Masked Singer, the eye-catching focal points of Fox’s near-absurd singing competition show. During the run of the series’ first season, much hay was made over which celebrities were beneath...
00:13 2019-08-30

Masked ‘TV Head’ serial-pranksters left vintage TVs in front of 60 residences and nobody knows why About 60 residents in a Virginia neighborhood awoke Sunday morning to find vintage TV sets had been left on their property. Footage obtained from several homeowners’ security cameras show a person wearing a mask in the shape of a TV casually setting the appliances down and walking away. Police belie...
07:00 2019-08-14

Masked Man Attempts To Taser Russian Election Chief Before Regional Vote A masked man broke into the home of Ella Pamfilova, the head of Russia's Central Election Commission, on Friday morning and repeatedly tried to taser her two days before an election that has triggered......
20:39 2019-09-06

Masked gunman, 22, who opened fire outside Dallas courthouse was Army vet, authorities say The 22-year-old masked gunman who was shot in an exchange of gunfire with federal officers outside a federal courthouse in Dallas had been discharged from the Army, and wasn’t the subject of any investigation....
00:26 2019-06-18

Masked gunman arrested after opening fire outside Dallas federal courthouse A masked gunman has been taken into custody Monday morning after firing a rifle outside of a courthouse in downtown Dallas, just one block away from where five police officers were killed in a 2016 attack. ...
18:13 2019-06-17

The Masked Singer Season 2 Contestants Revealed: Meet the Egg, Flamingo, Skeleton and More What do a flamingo, a Victorian big cat, a skeleton, a steampunk fox and an eagle all have in common? They're the new costumes coming up on The Masked Singer season two. Fox's......
16:26 2019-07-10

Rare Nike 'Moon Shoe' goes up for auction Sotheby's sold 99 pairs of rare sneakers in a private sale before a planned auction Monday, leaving "one of the most significant" pairs of shoes as the sole item up for bid in the auction house's Stadium Goods sale....
02:13 2019-07-23

‘Shoe Condoms’ are here to protect your footwear this summer Sneaker-heads just got a new layer for protection. It’s now possible to wrap your beloved footwear in a slightly-nutty safety net: Shoe Condoms. Firebox, a UK e-tailer that sells “unusual gifts for people with imagination,” is currently offering them up, in sizes medium and large, ...
22:26 2019-05-21

No shoe-in: Ever the showman, Kyrgios edges Tsitsipas in DC Nick Kyrgios hammed it up by delivering a repaired sneaker to his opponent and shaking a fan's hand after reaching the Citi Open final        ...
07:52 2019-08-04

Brazil gang leader found dead in cell after masked jailbreak attempt Clauvino da Silva’s death days after escape bid dressed up as his daughter seen as humiliation for overcrowded jail systemThe Brazilian gang leader whose attempt to escape prison dressed as his daughter made global headlines has been found dead in his cell in Rio de Janeiro.The state prison service,...
21:26 2019-08-06

Explosive device found in Brooklyn may be linked to shootout between cops and masked gunman Police found an explosive device in a Brooklyn backyard on Tuesday — and believe it could be connected to the masked gunman who sparked a wild shoot out last week on the same street, sources said. Officers investigating the police-involved Labor Day shooting in Brownsville came upon the contai...
05:13 2019-09-11

Georgia man fatally shoots masked teen robbers in possible ‘stand your ground’ case A homeowner in Georgia turned the tables on three masked suspects early Monday morning, shooting and killing all of them when they tried to rob him on his front lawn, reports said. The melee kicked off at about 4 a.m. when the suspects — two 16-year-olds and one 15-year-old — approached the man and ...
07:13 2019-09-17

Panda, Flamingo, Ice Cream, Tree: See the Outrageous New Masked Singer Season 2 Costumes If your front row invites to fashion week’s whirlwind of shows somehow got lost in the mail this season, fear not — you’re guaranteed full access to one of the most flamboyant presentations this fall with the sartorial lineup of The Masked Singer. The singing competition meets gues...
02:13 2019-09-17

Cleopatra’s Perfume Recreated – A Scent That Once Masked The Odor Of Sour Donkey Milk! Two professors in Hawaii have recreated a range of ancient perfumes including the scent worn by the legendary Cleopatra, Queen of Egypt, which are all on exhibition in a National Geographic exhibit. ...
03:13 2019-08-09

Report: Zion's shoe deal richest ever for rookie New Orleans Pelicans forward Zion Williamson's shoe deal with Jordan Brand is the largest ever for an NBA rookie in terms of annual pay, ESPN reported Wednesday....
04:00 2019-07-25

Shoe designer "Kickstradomis" is one of the most popular people in NBA world With color restrictions officially lifted last August, NBA players turned to designers like Salvador Amezcua, and many are planning shoes for now.       ...
16:26 2019-08-07

Sources: Zion shoe deal richest ever for rookie Before Zion Williamson committed to Jordan Brand, several shoe competitors made offers on total deals that extended well into the nine-figure range, sources tell ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski....
02:00 2019-07-25

Reports: Nike pulls shoe after Kaepernick's criticism Nike has scuttled its plans for a Fourth of July-themed sneaker that was to bear a Revolutionary War-era flag, a design that NFL player-turned-activist Colin Kaepernick disliked, multiple news outlets reported Tuesday....
06:00 2019-07-03

Katy Perry Launches Fun & Flirty New Shoe Collection on QVC We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
03:39 2019-09-12

Return of the jelly shoe sparks concerns for environment Campaigners say PVC used in footwear is made from fossil fuels and is difficult to recycleThe footwear equivalent of Crayola crayons and lunchboxes, the jelly shoe is back for the summer. But with most of the shoe made from PVC, it might seem an odd trend for our plastic-anxious times.Online searche...
10:39 2019-07-13

Video shows moment masked gunman opens fire on NYPD cops in Brooklyn Surveillance video obtained by The Post shows the moment a masked gunman opened fire at NYPD officers on a Brooklyn street early Monday morning, touching off a wild shootout with cops that ended in the shooter’s death. The gunman is seen sprinting from the officers as they tail him in a police...
13:00 2019-09-03

Masked Hongkongers dismiss government warnings amid fresh fears of China thugs Hong Kongers stage first press conference to challenge government’s ‘empty rhetoric’ on protests after fresh clashesMasked Hongkongers have staged their first press conference, calling for the return of power to the people and the pursuit of democracy, as protest groups and authorities attempt to co...
09:00 2019-08-06

Masked man throws object covered in toilet paper, incites panic at Houston mall Hundreds of panicked people rushed out of a Houston mall after a masked man jumped on a food court table and said he would kill himself.        ...
22:39 2019-08-12

Brennan: Nike-Kaepernick shoe debacle a learning lesson SportsPulse: The latest Nike-Kaepernick shoe debacle isn't an opportunity to pick sides but a chance to take time to learn lessons about our own country's history, says USA TODAY Sports' Christine Brennan.       ...
06:26 2019-07-04

NBA's custom-shoe trend is about more than making a fashion statement Many NBA players broke out custom shoes last season to express their personalities, and some say wearing cool footwear even helps them play better.       ...
16:26 2019-08-07

Columbia Sportswear wants sneaker heads to pay attention to its latest shoe On Monday, Columbia Sportswear unveiled a new line of sneaker-boot hybrids, in the outdoor apparel company's first venture into sneaker culture that cashes in on a growing trend of sneaker crossovers....
19:52 2019-08-06

John Lewis launches autism-friendly shoe fit service John Lewis has launched an autism-friendly shoe fit service in five of its stores to make buying school shoes easier for those with children on the autistic spectrum....
19:00 2019-06-27

Saks Fifth Avenue to create huge men’s luxury-shoe department Men are shelling out increasingly big bucks for their shoes — and Saks Fifth Avenue is gearing up to chase them. The luxury retailer on Monday revealed plans to open an 8,000-square-foot shoe department at its Fifth Avenue flagship on Wednesday — hawking everything from $65 Pumas to an $11,000 pair ...
23:39 2019-07-15

Katy Perry Launches Fun & Flirty New Shoe Collection on QVC Tonight! We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
14:13 2019-09-10

After Pérez’s shoe delay, León and Boston sock it to Indians BOSTON (AP) — Sandy León hit a three-run homer off Oliver Pérez after the Indians reliever caused an odd stoppage asking for new footwear, J.D. Martinez homered twice and the Boston Red Sox beat Cleveland 12-5 Monday. Jackie Bradley Jr. added two RBI doubles, and Mookie Betts and Xander Bogaerts eac...
03:00 2019-05-28

Mbappe furious with Tuchel after denying him Golden Shoe - reports "Kylian Mbappe\u0027s growing unhappiness at Paris Saint-Germain has intensified, after reports in France emerged that the forward was left furious with manager Thomas Tuchel over being denied the chance to win the Golden Shoe."...
14:33 2019-05-21

Nike 'Waffle Shoe' sells for $475,500, becoming the most expensive sneakers ever auctioned The sneakers were purchased by Canadian entrepreneur Miles Nadal, and were part of a collection of 100 of the rarest sneakers ever made that was being sold by Sotheby's and sneaker marketplace Stadium Goods....
00:52 2019-07-24

Zion Williamson's shoe malfunction puts Nike in the spotlight "Nike\u0027s shares were set to come under pressure on Thursday after emerging basketball star Zion Williamson was injured when his Nike sneaker split during a game."...
14:33 2019-05-21

Nike’s new digital shoe-sizing feature helps you find the right fit Nike’s strong digital presence and tech advancements, like their smart shoe released last year, proves that they’re at the forefront of tech. As Michael Martin, Global Head of Digital Products said on the TNW Conference main stage last month, “Nike is now a technology company — full stop.” During hi...
20:13 2019-07-11

Meet Mr. Jingles, American Horror Story: 1984's masked slasher, in the season's first full trailer Well, you can’t say Ryan Murphy hasn’t done his homework. The upcoming American Horror Story: 1984 has been teased with a slew of neon, ‘80s-aping teasers, but today FX dropped the first full trailer for the ninth season of the uneven, if wildly popular, anthology series. And, yeah, everything’s her...
07:39 2019-08-27

Nike Ditches Shoe Design After Panama's Indigenous Guna Protest US sportswear giant Nike said Tuesday it was withdrawing its latest shoe after Panama's indigenous Guna community accused it of "pirating" a protected traditional design....
10:26 2019-05-22

Nike Nixes 'Betsy Ross Flag' Shoe After Kaepernick Intervenes Nike is yanking a U.S.A.-themed sneaker featuring an early American flag after NFL star-turned-activist Colin Kaepernick told the company it shouldn’t sell a shoe with a symbol that he and others consider offensive....
06:00 2019-07-02

After Pérez's shoe delay, León and Boston sock it to Indians Sandy León hit a three-run homer off Oliver Pérez after the Indians reliever caused an odd stoppage asking for new footwear, J.D. Martinez homered twice and the Boston Red Sox beat Cleveland 12-5        ...
03:13 2019-05-28

Rare Nike ‘Moon Shoe’ on the auction block The 1972 Nike Waffle Racing Flat Moon Shoe is still for sale and is expected to fetch up to $160,000 at Sotheby's.       ...
23:52 2019-07-17

Oklahoma teens find human leg bone with shoe still attached: police A group of Oklahoma teenagers found a human leg bone with a piece of footwear still attached while walking through the wood Monday evening, police said....
09:52 2019-07-16

Shaq and Skechers are taking on a tough-to-crack basketball shoe market The NBA’s famous big man is back to selling affordable kids' shoes, this time with a new partner who has international ties.        ...
14:39 2019-08-08

Nike's "Rarest" Pair Of Sneakers "Moon Shoe" Sells For Record $437,500 A new world record for a pair of sneakers was set at auction on Tuesday when an avid collector splashed out $437,500 on Nike's 1972 "Moon Shoe," Sotheby's said....
09:26 2019-07-24

Hong Kong protests grow violent as masked assailants attack demonstrators, passengers at subway station Dozens of people were injured at a subway station in Hong Kong on Sunday when a mob of masked assailants attacked protesters and passengers in a dramatic escalation of violence amid ongoing protests in the Chinese territory....
18:13 2019-07-22

2020 Democrats weigh in on Nike's Betsy Ross shoe controversy: ‘They are right to listen’ Democratic presidential hopefuls weighed in Thursday on Nike’s decision to kill the release of a sneaker that featured an early version of the American flag, after NFL athlete Colin Kaepernick reportedly said the design was offensive....
04:39 2019-07-05

College Basketball Trial Reveals a Shoe Box Full of Cash and Other Recruiting Secrets Still in its first week, the trial has already lifted the veil over the shadowy world of recruiting — offering detail that is rare and, because of video surveillance by the F.B.I., remarkably vivid....
18:13 2019-05-21

Texas boy who went viral for tying Honor Guard member's shoe wants to be police officer A young boy who stepped in to tie the shoe of an Honor Guard member during a Fourth of July parade said the viral gesture was made out of respect, expressing his desire to become a police officer when he grows up....
18:52 2019-07-09

Allbirds vs. Rothy's — we break down which online shoe startup makes better women’s flats Insider Picks writes about products and services to help you navigate when shopping online. Insider, Inc. receives a commission from our affiliate partners when you buy through our links, but our reporting and recommendations are always independent and objective. Two popular online shoe startups, ...
21:39 2019-06-13

Nike, Converse, Adidas among 170 shoe retailers warning Trump against trade war with China The shoe sellers signed off on a letter to the White House warning of the “catastrophic” effects Trump’s proposed 25 percent tariffs would have on consumers, companies and the American economy....
22:52 2019-05-21

Adidas CEO: China tariffs won't affect shoe prices, but currency war may have 'significant' impact Adidas CEO Kasper Rorsted said the prospect of China weakening its currency could have a "significant impact" on the firm's earnings since 25% of its business is based in China....
18:39 2019-08-08

Students Make Shoe To Give Electric Shock, Alert Drone For Women's Safety Students of an engineering college in Moradabad have claimed to have invented a sandal-drone security system equipped with GPS for the safety of women. This safety system is named "flying cop and......
04:52 2019-06-04

Opinion: How Zion Williamson's Nike shoe blowout worked in his favor five months later Zion Williamson’s negotiating position with Nike was only strengthened by what happened Feb. 21 when the sole separated from the rest of the shoe.       ...
03:26 2019-07-24

Oakland Raiders QB Derek Carr wants Adidas to give Nathan Peterman a shoe deal Two days after Raiders coach Jon Gruden said Nathan Peterman was "growing on me," Derek Carr vouched for a shoe deal for the historically bad QB.       ...
02:52 2019-08-02

Man Who Was Ejected From World Series Of Poker For Nudity And Shoe-Throwing Arrested On Terrorism Charges Earlier this summer at the World Series of Poker Main Event in Las Vegas, a man was kicked out of the tournament and forced to forfeit his $10,000 buy-in during the first level of play for some egregious antics. Those antics included going all-in blind on the first hand, pulling his pants down, show...
02:53 2019-09-05

A GOP governor wants to cancel a Nike contract after flag-shoe flap, but the city it’s headed for isn’t backing down Even though prominent Republicans across the country have threatened to boycott Nike after it canceled an American-flag-themed sneaker, a small city in Arizona said it will still honor the agreement it made with the company to bring a factory to town....
04:00 2019-07-03

Vans and Warner teamed up to make a Harry Potter shoe line: Which house will you choose? Vans promised a Harry Potter line. It's delivered with shoes and clothes from Hogwarts houses Gryffindor, Slytherin, Ravenclaw and Hufflepuff       ...
03:52 2019-06-08

Trump Jr. blasts Nike with photo of Soviet-style shoe design: 'More in line with their views' Donald Trump Jr., the president's son, had a scathing critique of the athletic company Nike after it decided to pull a sneaker bearing a flag used during the American Revolution....
18:13 2019-07-03

‘His people died under that flag’: Reactions to Kaepernick calling for rollback of Nike shoe release Nike canceled the release of a sneaker July 1 that featured a 13-star Betsy Ross American flag after after former NFL player Colin Kaepernick said some would consider the design offensive....
18:26 2019-07-03

Nike pulled a shoe line from China after its designer supported Hong Kong protests Japanese designer Undercover posted on its Instagram account a photo of protesters with the slogan "no extradition to China," the Financial Times reported....
19:26 2019-06-27

At least 60 people in Henrico, Virginia woke up Sunday to an odd surprise on their front lawns: old-school television sets, delivered by a bizarrely masked man (WWBT)  At least 60 people in Henrico, Virginia woke up Sunday to an odd surprise on their front lawns: old-school television sets. “It was a guy dressed in a jumpsuit with a TV for a head. It’s the weirdest thing. He squats down, puts the TV there and walks off. It’s really wei...
08:13 2019-08-15

Cardi B & Nicki Minaj's Infamous NYFW Fight Was 1 Year Ago Today: Investigating What Happened With That Shoe Missing: An Elie Saab platform sandal Missing Since: 9/7/18 Color: Red Height: 5+ inches Worth: $537.50 Last Seen: Flying in the air at Harper's......
00:52 2019-09-08

‘His people died under that flag’: Reactions to Kaepernick’s call to cancel Nike’s Betsy Ross shoe Nike canceled the release of a sneaker July 1 that featured a 13-star Betsy Ross American flag after after former NFL player Colin Kaepernick said some would consider the design offensive....
09:26 2019-07-04

Anti-Defamation League weighs in on Betsy Ross flag debate after Nike pulls shoe The Anti-Defamation League on Tuesday weighed into the Betsy Ross flag debate after Colin Kaepernick reportedly raised concerns to Nike officials about putting the flag on a sneaker....
22:00 2019-07-04

After Colin Kaepernick complaint, Nike reportedly pulls shoe with ‘Betsy Ross flag’ design The former NFL quarterback, according to sources cited by the Wall Street Journal, objected to what he saw as the association the 13-star flag has with an era marked by slavery....
10:52 2019-07-02

Air Force veteran touts new shoe to honor law enforcement as Nike pulls patriotic flag sneaker Amid the controversy surrounding Nike scrapping plans for an American flag-themed sneaker, a U.S. Air Force veteran announced a new shoe he designed to benefit law enforcement officers....
17:13 2019-07-03

Dozens of shoe retailers, including Nike and Adidas, sign letter to Trump urging a halt to tariffs More than 170 shoe retailers have penned a letter to the White House asking President Donald Trump to consider a halt to tariff increases on footwear imported from China....
15:00 2019-05-21

GOP lawmakers blast Nike over scrapping Betsy Ross flag shoe reportedly over Colin Kaepernick's concerns Republican lawmakers on Tuesday slammed Nike over its decision to nix the release of a sneaker that featured an old version of the American flag after Colin Kaepernick reportedly expressed concerns to company officials....
02:13 2019-07-03

Nike faces backlash on social media after pulling US flag shoe design days before the Fourth of July Getty Images/Raymond Boyd Nike pulled a flag-themed shoe design after former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick said he and others find the specific flag offensive, because of its association with the time of slavery in America, according to a new report from the Wall Street Journal. The company slat...
05:00 2019-07-03

'The Masked Singer' preview: New animals face off in smackdowns, and winner T-Pain returns 'The Masked Singer,' Fox's reality hit, returns Sept. 25 for Season 2 with an expanded cast, celebrity 'smackdowns' and winner T-Pain as guest judge.        ...
20:52 2019-08-09

Nasty feet on a plane: Andy Richter exposes plane passenger airing his shoe-less parts Conan O'Brien sidekick Andy Richter was shocked to find his plane seat neighbor insisting on airing out his nasty bare feet.        ...
06:52 2019-08-21

Rare Nike ‘Moon Shoe’ expected to fetch $160,000. Sotheby’s sells sneakers for $850,000 The 1972 Nike Waffle Racing Flat Moon Shoe is still for sale and is expected to fetch up to $160,000 at Sotheby's.       ...
21:00 2019-07-17

Nike's decision to cancel 'Betsy Ross flag' shoe prompts backlash from Arizona governor Arizona governor Doug Ducey ripped Nike for its decision to cancel the release of a shoe featuring an early design of the U.S. flag.       ...
16:26 2019-07-02

D-day veterans: now and then – in pictures As the 75th anniversary of D-day approaches, some of Britain’s handful of surviving Normandy veterans are making their way to France to commemorate the landings, in which 156,000 allied troops launched an audacious attack on the Normandy beachesRon Minton, 94, poses for a portrait at his home in Der...
15:13 2019-05-31

Two, four, six, eight, anticipate! – in pictures Gamblers wait for the wheel of fortune to stop spinning. Ice creams start to drip. A family photo in mid-burn. What do these shots of the moments inbetween tell us about the world? Continue reading......
11:39 2019-09-12

Seeing science – in pictures Photography and science have long been intertwined, helping to shape the way we look at the world, as Marvin Heiferman shows in Seeing Science: How Photography Reveals the Universe, published by Aperture Continue reading......
18:13 2019-07-15

After the metal has gone – in pictures In Britain in the 1980s, the Black Country’s metal industry was hit hard and a landscape that had been formed by the Industrial Revolution disappeared. John Myers’ book The End of Industry captures that time Continue reading......
08:39 2019-09-10

Trump’s U.K. Trip in Pictures Lunch with the queen, and a wreath at Westminster Abbey: The president’s three-day state visit to Britain began with an agenda that was heavy on the pomp....
19:52 2019-06-03

The best jumpsuits for all ages – in pictures Layer a silk top under a light chambray, belted style, for a daytime look, or opt for a wide-leg version in a bold colour for the evening. A boiler suit in leopard will look edgy with white pumps or trainers Continue reading......
16:26 2019-08-09

A feast for the photographer's eye – in pictures Colour has been a lifelong obsession for New York-based photographer Lucia Fainzilber, and her latest project, The Cookbook, explores nine different shades. “Each of these dishes,” she says, “presents a different combination of ingredients, all of which coexist in an attempt to create a harmonic fea...
23:26 2019-07-13

The best suits for all ages – in pictures A summer suit is the perfect all-day outfit, so embrace this spring’s tobacco browns, muted greys and dusky pinks by introducing a lightweight two-piece into your wardrobe Continue reading......
14:26 2019-05-31

Dogs in focus - in pictures A selection of works at the exhibition Photographic Dog Show includes images from some of the world’s finest photographers, including Elliott Erwitt, Bruce Weber, Martin Usborne among others, who all happen to have a love of caninesChrist Church & St Stephen, Battersea Park Road, London, from 20-23 ...
09:26 2019-06-20

Are these the first pictures of the “Switch Mini”? Hey, look at how I'm playing this obviously real system with my obviously real hands. In 2019, we've seen rumor after rumor after rumor after rumor that Nintendo is planning to release a new, smaller version of the Switch in the near future, possibly without ...
23:13 2019-06-19

Messing about on the Seine – in pictures An accidental photograph taken on a bridge began Adrian Skenderovic’s fascination with the boats on the Seine. Over four years, the Paris-based photographer has returned to the same spot more than 50 times to capture scenes on passing boats for his series Down the River. “Seeing human life from on t...
03:00 2019-07-21

The best dresses for all ages – in pictures The perfect summer dress is not a one-size-fits-all affair. Long sleeves, maxi lengths, classic black, bold prints – we all have our go-to favourites. Accessorise with graphic sunglasses in an ice-cream shade, chunky sliders or a fun sun hat Continue reading......
09:39 2019-06-14

The view from China – in pictures Fifty galleries from across China and beyond are heading to Shanghai to showcase the best contemporary photography in this year’s Photofairs Shanghai. Here are our favourites Continue reading......
12:52 2019-09-17

The best men's shorts for all ages – in pictures Bring a dressed-up air to your summer shorts look with block colours. Choose linen or cord for a style statement and experiment with tailored designs. Mix in a subtle print with utility shapes, or wear with loose shirts or sporty stripes for a fresh look Continue reading......
08:52 2019-07-19

What children around the world eat – in pictures Photographer Gregg Segal travelled the world to document children and the food they eat in a week. Partly inspired by the increasing problems of childhood obesity, he tracked traditional regional diets as yet unaffected by globalisation, and ironically, found that the healthiest diets were often eat...
12:00 2019-07-02

The last rickshaws of Kolkata – in pictures Kolkata, one of Asia’s great melting pots, is the last place on Earth where rickshaw wallahs still haul people and goods through narrow lanes. With just hundreds left, Palani Mohan’s images capture them as they disappear. Almost all of the pullers originate from the state of Bihar, one of India’s po...
03:13 2019-09-15

Lupus pictures and symptoms Lupus is an autoimmune disease that causes a wide variety of symptoms. In this article, see pictures of lupus symptoms and learn more about the different types of this condition....
20:52 2019-06-17

Celebrating rave culture – in pictures Sweet Harmony: Rave | Today is an immersive exhibition showing at the Saatchi Gallery in London, featuring multimedia room installations and audiovisual works. It aims to recapture the world that emerged from the acid house scene and present rave culture through the voices and lenses of those who ex...
11:39 2019-07-12

Masters of street photography – in pictures The evolving landscape of street photography is showcased in a book that explores the creative secrets and technical aspects of the genre. Masters of Street Photography published by Ammonite Press offers a snapshot of modern photography with work by the leading lights of the practice Continue readin...
10:52 2019-07-01

Etiquette classes in Shanghai – in pictures Against a soundtrack of classical music, children learn social skills, dining manners and deportment – hence the books on their heads to teach them how to walk gracefully. Other exercises include how to introduce themselves and greet people, with practice in ‘air kissing’, and what topics are approp...
10:52 2019-07-01

Judith Kerr – a life in pictures Judith Kerr, the author and illustrator whose debut picture book, The Tiger Who Came to Tea, introduced generations of preschool children to the joyful chaos of uncontrolled appetites, has died at the age of 95 Continue reading......
18:00 2019-05-23

Lifting the lid on Japan's poo museum – in pictures Japan’s culture of cute has embraced poo, which gets a pop twist at the Unko Museum in Yokohama, near Tokyo. Visitors can play a poo-themed video game and pose on a variety of WCs. All the twisty ice-cream and cupcake shapes on display are artificial, and come in a variety of colours and sizes Conti...
12:26 2019-07-04

The best white pieces for all ages – in pictures From classic jeans paired with a swimsuit or body, to a simple blazer thrown over a loose dress – white will lift all your outfits when the sun is out Continue reading......
09:13 2019-08-02

Switzerland's wine festival – in pictures The Swiss town of Vevey has staged a once-in-a-generation celebration of its winemakers, with fancy dress, alpine horns, cows and dancers kicking off a festival that dates back to the 18th century. The three-week Fête des Vignerons, which began in 1797, is held roughly every 20 years and on Thursday...
10:52 2019-07-19

In the frame: summer's best sunglasses – in pictures Whether you want to look sophisticated in tortoiseshell or add a pop of colour courtesy of pink heart-shaped frames, here’s our selection to help you put other sun-seekers in the shade Continue reading......
12:39 2019-07-13

Oh we do like to be beside the seaside: Britons on the beach – in pictures From Victorian days out to 21st-century staycations, our coastal resorts are an enduring attraction. These images are from the exhibition Seaside: Photographed, which is at Turner Contemporary, Margate, until 8 September and tours to three other venues in 2020: John Hansard gallery, Southampton, Gru...
13:39 2019-07-22

Meditating in Manchester: Tao of Glass – in pictures This world premiere at Manchester international festival combines Philip Glass’s mesmerising music and performer-director Phelim McDermott’s theatricality Continue reading......
02:39 2019-07-13

The best linen pieces for all ages – in pictures Linen has had a modern overhaul. Dresses and skirts are fitted, a jumpsuit is cool and relaxed, and a cropped bandeau top looks stylish paired with a blazer Continue reading......
09:52 2019-07-12

Partial lunar eclipse – in pictures Stargazers have been treated to a cosmic spectacle as a partial lunar eclipse was visible across parts of the UK. The event on Tuesday evening coincided with the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11 launching its moon mission. Clear skies across much of the country gave people a stunning view of the phenom...
10:26 2019-07-17

What to wear in August: five looks for five days – in pictures From spaghetti straps to hiking sandals, these outfits will help you keep cool while the warm weather continues – but can be restyled long into next season Continue reading......
22:52 2019-08-02

The Great Yorkshire Show – in pictures Guardian photographer Christopher Thomond went to the opening events at the 161st Great Yorkshire Show in Harrogate, a three-day showcase of British farming and the countryside Continue reading......
09:13 2019-07-10

Where the heart is: the British at home – in pictures The passionate attachment we have to our homes is part of our cultural identity. Britain’s homes are places where individual, social and cultural identities are exposed, and where submission to – or opposition of – the norm is revealed• Home Sweet Home exhibition is at Rencontres d’Arles, France, 1 ...
10:13 2019-07-02

The vending machines of Tokyo – in pictures Since first visiting Tokyo in the 1990s, the London-based photographer Tim Easley has been fascinated by the city’s colourful vending machines. “They’re so much a part of the landscape they go unnoticed,” he says. No location is safe from them – Mount Fuji has vending machines at the summit.” Vend: ...
22:26 2019-09-21

London's abandoned underground – in pictures London has been shaped by its railways, ever since the Metropolitan opened as the world’s first underground line in 1863. As the network grew, old stations, tunnels, entrances, passageways and shafts were left behindHidden London: Discovering the Forgotten Underground. Photographs by Toby Madden and...
08:26 2019-09-09

Brittany, France's 'Little Britain'– in pictures Mark Neville’s Breton project began in June 2016, the day the UK voted to leave Europe. The images in his book Parade explore the region of north-west France where pigs outnumber people two to one Continue reading......
15:26 2019-06-04

What to wear in September: five looks for five days – in pictures As the weather cools, it’s time to cover up. Make summer staples such as strappy dresses, straw totes and midi skirts last longer by integrating them into your new season wardrobe Continue reading......
08:26 2019-09-04

What to wear in June: five looks for five days – in pictures As we continue towards midsummer’s day, things can become a little sticky. Here’s how to stay stylish – and keep a cool head this month Continue reading......
14:26 2019-06-05

In pictures: D-day 75th anniversary commemorations Veterans, military service members, world leaders and dignitaries, including Britain's Queen Elizabeth II and President Donald Trump, take part in events marking the 75th anniversary of D-Day in Portsmouth, England....
14:26 2019-06-05

Protesters take to Brazil's streets – in pictures Tens of thousands of students, academics and teachers have marched throughout the vast South American country in protest against ultraconservative president Jair Bolsonaro’s cuts to education, including moves to dramatically reduce funding for federal universitiesStudents protest across Brazil over ...
07:26 2019-05-31

Eid al-Fitr 2019 around the world – in pictures Muslims worldwide are celebrating Eid al-Fitr, the three-day festival marking the end of the Islamic holy fasting month of Ramadan Continue reading......
20:13 2019-06-05

Ones that got away: posters for films that never happened – in pictures Designer Fernando Reza has created a set of imaginary posters for films that couldn’t make it past pre-production, from Tim Burton’s Superman Lives to Alfred Hitchcock’s Kaleidoscope. Each print can be purchased and arrives with a fake movie ticket Continue reading......
07:26 2019-08-30

Canada’s 10 coolest neighbourhoods – in pictures Canada has a lot more to offer than just breathtaking natural scenery – and there is plenty of that – its thriving cities also happen to be home to some of the hippest, most dynamic neighbourhoods in North America. Here are 10 of the best Fly WestJet from London year-round to explore Canada’s lively...
16:00 2019-08-23

Tony awards 2019 – in pictures Some of the best photographs from the 73rd annual Tonys at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. The night’s big winner was Hadestown, a folk opera musical based on the ancient Greek myth of Orpheus and Eurydice, which won eight awards, including best musical, score and featured actor in a musical...
13:13 2019-06-10

Flashbulb! Party pictures from around town Summer holidays start now: Cressida Bonas, Davina Harbord and Henry Holland jetted off to the Turkish Riviera for the season opening of The Bodrum Edition....
15:13 2019-05-30

The horror! Apocalypse Now unseen – in pictures Francis Ford Coppola’s wildly ambitious take on Joseph Conrad’s Heart of Darkness premiered at the Cannes film festival 40 years ago – and won the Palme d’Or. Next month, recently discovered on-set photographs by Chas Gerretsen will be shown for the first time at KINO Rotterdam Continue reading......
14:52 2019-05-30

After the tornado: storm damage in the US – in pictures There has been a spate of tornadoes in the US over the last two weeks as a volatile mix of warm, moist air from the south-east and persistent cold from the Rocky Mountains clashes over the midwest Continue reading......
14:52 2019-05-30

Prominent refugees and their contribution to the UK – in pictures Ahead of Refugee Week, Jillian Edelstein portraits celebrate the contribution of people from diverse refugee backgrounds. You, Me and Those That Came Before, commissioned by Counterpoints Arts, will preview at the Tate Exchange in London as part of its Who Are We? programme, before transferring to t...
15:00 2019-05-21

Stephen Shore's Los Angeles – in pictures Photo London has named Stephen Shore as its master of photography for 2019. New work will be shown at Somerset House alongside this classic series Los Angeles, which features 60 photographs taken in one day in 1969 Continue reading......
15:00 2019-05-21

The best British press photography – in pictures The Assignments exhibition is an annual chance to see the top images by UK photojournalists, as chosen by the British Press Photographers’ Association. Warning: readers may find some of the images upsetting Assignments runs from 17–19 May at Bargehouse, Oxo Tower Wharf, London SE1 9PH. Entry is free...
15:00 2019-05-21

Art installation lights up Sydney's zoo – in pictures As part of this year’s Vivid Sydney festival, Taronga zoo will feature an array of dazzling animal projections, illuminated trails and giant multimedia light sculptures telling a story about wildlife conservation • Vivid Sydney at Taronga zoo runs from 24 May-15 June Continue reading......
15:26 2019-05-21

This is what climate change looks like in Australia – in pictures As predictions about the climate crisis increasingly become observations, Australians are witnessing first hand the impacts of more frequent and severe weather events. These images supplied by the Climate Council show the devastating effects on the continent’s ecosystems and unique wildlife. Austral...
21:39 2019-09-16

The polaroids of Linda McCartney – in pictures Before her marriage to Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney (née Eastman) was known for her rock portraits: in 1968 she became the first woman to shoot the cover of Rolling Stone. A new book showcases hundreds of Polaroid snaps from the early 70s to the mid-90s, offering an intimate glimpse into the life...
13:13 2019-09-16

The political life of Theresa May – in pictures A look back over May’s political career, from being elected as MP for Maidenhead in 1997 to Brexit, the snap election that backfired and her onstage dancing at the 2018 Tory conference Continue reading......
20:52 2019-05-24

Ric Ocasek of The Cars: His life in pictures Ric Ocasek of The Cars has died at 75. The band, with hits like “Drive” and “Shake It Up,” was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2018.        ...
12:13 2019-09-16

A Life in a Sea of Red: the rise of China – in pictures The Pulitzer prize-winning photojournalist Liu Heung Shing’s images record China’s rise from self-imposed ruin to today’s superpower. His new book presents scenes of hope, hardship and change under Communist party rule. A Life in a Sea of Red is published by Steidl Continue reading......
09:39 2019-09-13

Drag: from the Renaissance to RuPaul – in pictures As RuPaul’s Drag Race comes to the UK, a new book catalogues the history of drag, as well as its role in contemporary culture. In Drag: the complete story, author Simon Doonan documents its many iterations – from glamour drag to “look queens”, from frock rockers to kabuki theatre• In Drag: the Compl...
20:26 2019-09-12

To be beside the seaside: Whitley Bay's daytrippers – in pictures Markéta Luskačová fell in love with and photographed Whitley Bay in the late 1970s. Her warm and intimate images from 40 years ago capture families young and old enjoying the north-east coast – wind, grey skies and rain notwithstandingBy the Sea is at the Martin Parr Foundation, Bristol, until 5 Oct...
18:26 2019-08-22

Suzuki Gixxer 250 Pictures Leaked After the launch of the Suzuki Gixxer SF 250, it was only a matter of time before Suzuki India launched the Gixxer 250. And the first pictures of the new motorcycle have already been leaked....
13:39 2019-06-14

Super worm moon – in pictures Wednesday night’s rare occurrence of a super worm moon coincided with the equinox. The name is a nod to the emergence of worms from the soil around the time of the March full moon Continue reading......
22:26 2019-05-21

The best tank tops for all ages – in pictures This summer, the tank top is the building block of your wardrobe. More dressed up than a T-shirt, it is the perfect partner for jazzy separates Continue reading......
10:13 2019-06-21

Meltdown: the climate crisis – in pictures MELTDOWN – a visualisation of climate change has opened at Natural History Museum of Vienna. Created by the climate crisis charity Project Pressure, the exhibition on vanishing glaciers uses art to inspire action and behavioural change. Unlike wildfires, flooding and other weather events, the retrea...
19:13 2019-06-19

Three days of peace: Woodstock at 50 – in pictures On the 50th anniversary of Woodstock, the founder and creator Michael Lang talks through his memories of the three-day festival to celebrate a new edition of a book looking back on the 1969 event Continue reading......
08:39 2019-08-15

Remembering the Berlin Wall – in pictures The order for work to start on building the Berlin Wall was issued on 13 August 1961. East German guards sealed the border, preventing an exodus to the west. Barbed wire was gradually replaced with the concrete barrier, which remained until 9 November 1989 Continue reading......
11:39 2019-08-13

Franco Zeffirelli – a life in pictures He threw flamboyant parties and created equally dazzling films and operas. A look back on the career of the director of the films Romeo and Juliet and The Taming of the Shrew and the opera ToscaFranco Zeffirelli dies aged 96 Continue reading......
00:52 2019-06-16

Grasski World Championships – in pictures For those who have always fancied giving skiing a go but live in a place where it never snows, grass skiing might be the answer and the Grasski World Championship might be the inspiration you need Continue reading......
15:00 2019-08-16

Colombia's last rebel army – in pictures The National Liberation Army (ELN) is Colombia’s last rebel army and one of the oldest guerrilla groups in Latin America. It has been involved in the continuing Colombian armed conflict since 1964 and is classified as a terrorist organisation by several governments, including the EU Continue reading...
11:26 2019-06-21

Valerie Harper: Her life in pictures Valerie Harper is best known for playing Rhoda Morgenstern on “The Mary Tyler Moore Show” in the 1970s. She went on to numerous TV appearances and starring roles on stage.        ...
08:39 2019-08-31

Canal boat painting – in pictures Phil Speight is one of the most experienced and influential canal boat painters in the country. He has earned an enviable reputation not only as a painter but as a teacher of the traditional skills he cares about so passionately Continue reading......
09:52 2019-08-12

Living off-grid for 77 years – in pictures A wind-up radio, a smattering of colour photos and a stack of glossy books: these are the only signs that Margaret Gallagher lives in the modern world. For all of her 77 years, she has lived in a 200-year-old thatched cottage in Northern Ireland without running water, electricity or an indoor toilet...
15:00 2019-08-16

Why do Hubble pictures have missing pieces? Ever wondered why some Hubble Space Telescope images have that strange, staircase appearance? Here's your answer.       ...
21:52 2019-06-13

Leaves become intricate crochet art – in pictures Artist Susanna Bauer describes the delicate leaf and crochet sculptures she’s been making for the past 10 years as “a tribute to nature”. The German-born artist, who now lives in Cornwall, gathers fallen leaves from several favourite trees and on her travels. “I am in awe of the intricate details, t...
21:26 2019-06-22

The Louth outback races – in pictures A drought-hit village with a population of just 30 on the Darling River in outback New South Wales is flooded with racegoers for its annual race meet. Twenty-six-year-old Wendy Peel won the Louth Cup easily on stallion Austin. ‘She was 10 lengths ahead, she rode it beautifully,’ said Jim Strachan, t...
14:39 2019-08-12

Abandoned pianos in derelict buildings – in pictures Ever since Romain Thiery stumbled upon an abandoned piano in a castle in 2009, the French photographer – a pianist himself – has travelled all over Europe in search of forgotten pianos, giving them a new lease of life through his images. So far, he has captured 124 pianos in countries including Spai...
21:52 2019-08-10

Out of this world: the best space-inspired fashion – in pictures To mark the 50th anniversary of the moon landings, boldy go where no one has gone before with our selection of the best garments featuring the sun, moon and stars Continue reading......
20:52 2019-07-17

The best wrap skirts for women of all ages – in pictures For the last days of summer, style with a colourful vest or oversized shirt. Then team it with your old blazer as we transition into autumn Continue reading......
18:39 2019-09-06

Vladimir Putin: 20 years in power - in pictures Twenty years ago the Russian president Boris Yeltsin appointed his fourth prime minister in less than 18 months: Vladimir Putin, then a relatively unknown security services chief with scant experience of politics. Few could have predicted that two decades later Putin would still be ruling Russia, ha...
22:26 2019-08-09

The best climate strike signs from around the globe - in pictures Millions of people across the globe took part in protests on Friday demanding urgent action on the climate crisis. The strike kicks off a week of environmental activism before the UN Climate Action Summit Continue reading......
08:00 2019-09-21

The best floral pieces for women of all ages – in pictures The ditsy floral has always been a firm favourite with print aficionados, but this summer it has taken over. Style with bold, chunky footwear to balance out the sweetness of the blooms and add graphic sunglasses or a natural-fabric bag Continue reading......
15:13 2019-08-23

The Moon: A Celebration of Our Celestial Neighbour - in pictures Marking the 50th anniversary of Neil Armstrong’s ‘small step’ and published to coincide with Royal Museums Greenwich’s exhibition at the National Maritime Museum, The Moon: a Celebration of our Celestial Neighbour explores people’s fascination with the Earth’s only natural satellite Continue reading...
17:39 2019-07-18

Felicity Huffman: The actress's career in pictures Felicity Huffman is an award-winning actress, playing roles in both movies and television throughout her career. Check out the actress's career in photos.        ...
21:39 2019-09-16

Board game blowout: Gen Con 2019 in pictures Welcome to Gen Con. INDIANAPOLIS—Gen Con, America's biggest and longest-running board game extravaganza, held its 52nd annual convention in downtown Indianapolis this past weekend, and we were there once again to take it all in. The convention is kind of like...
20:39 2019-08-06

Little moments of wonder: Paul Cupido's ephemera – in pictures Paul Cupido’s photography searches for beauty in the transient, capturing the magic of the obscure. ‘My work is about play,’ he says, ‘the little moments of wonder in life.’ His new book, Éphémère, is out now, published by Bildhalle, Zurich. Continue reading......
09:13 2019-09-18

Here's How Mindy Kaling Pictures The Office Today It's been six years since the last episode of The Office aired. On Monday's episode of A Little Late With Lilly Singh, Mindy Kaling imagined what the show would look like......
20:52 2019-09-17

New Titans Set Pictures Reveal Our First Glimpse of Nightwing Another familiar face is back in action for Arrow’s last season. Jessica Lange is pretty much done with American Horror Story at this point. The CW has set its sights on The Archive for its next YA adaptation. Plus, what’s to come on The Purge and Nancy Drew, and Batman hunts down the deadliest game...
17:13 2019-09-19

The First Intriguing Game of Thrones Prequel Set Pictures Are Here Zack Snyder’s upcoming Netflix zombie film sets its cast. Guillermo del Toro debunks a wild Disney rumor. Quentin Tarantino ponders if his R-Rated Star Trek film should really be his final project. Plus, a new look at the Batman: Hush animated adaptation, and the return of Rocko’s Modern Life. To me...
20:26 2019-07-17

10 of Canada's coolest up-and-coming neighbourhoods – in pictures Canada has a lot more to offer than just breathtaking natural scenery – and there is plenty of that – its thriving cities also happen to be home to some of the hippest, most dynamic neighbourhoods in North America. Here are 10 of the best Fly WestJet from London year-round to explore Canada’s lively...
15:52 2019-09-17

Olivia Newton-John: Her life in pictures In 1978, Olivia Newton-John co-starred with John Travolta in “Grease” which catapulted her into super-stardom. She turns 71 on Sept. 26, 2019.        ...
16:00 2019-08-07

The pioneering female photographer Ida Wyman – in pictures The US documentarian has died aged 93. A member of the influential Photo League cooperative in New York, she believed that ‘photos could be used to effect change’. At a time when few women pursued a career in the industry, she worked on photo essays and film sets and was a regular contributor to Lif...
22:13 2019-07-19

Octopus bites woman’s face after she tries to take pictures with it NBC — An Oregon woman attending a fishing derby on Friday made an unfortunate choice that involved an octopus. Jamie Bisceglia, who has been fishing since age 6 and now owns a company that encourages women to fish, noticed that someone had caught a young octopus. She asked if she could have it...
12:39 2019-08-08

Fear and defiance among Pakistan’s Hazaras - in pictures High walls around the neighbourhoods of the country’s embattled Hazara community in the south-western city of Quetta are designed to protect them from extremist militants. However, they also serve as a constant reminder of the threat they face from groups such as Lashkar-e-Jhangvi and Islamic State ...
18:00 2019-07-31

South of the river: London before gentrification – in pictures From denture repair shops to raunchy laundrettes, Niall McDiarmid’s portraits of the overlooked parts of deepest south London are a wonderful throwback to a time before the developers descended• McDiarmid’s book Southwestern is published by Setanta Continue reading......
18:00 2019-07-31

'The Clara Jug': Shane Lowry's homecoming – in pictures After his victory in the Open on Sunday and celebrations in Dublin, Shane Lowry headed back to his hometown of Clara in Co Offaly, where he was given a hero’s welcome by thousands of fans Continue reading......
13:39 2019-07-24

Painting the town red: la Tomatina festival – in pictures La Tomatina festival in Buñol, a town in eastern Spain, began in 1945 but was banned for much of General Franco’s regime. Last year, 22,000 attendees threw about 150 tonnes of ripe tomatoes Continue reading......
13:39 2019-08-29

Rutger Hauer's life in pictures Rutger Hauer, the Dutch actor well known for his notable role in "Blade Runner" alongside Harrison Ford, died at age 75 on July 19, 2019.        ...
22:39 2019-07-24

Fashion fixes for the week ahead – in pictures Chinti & Parker bring back a cartoon classic with their Peanuts collaboration, Lucy Williams x Missoma team up again for you perfect everyday jewellery and Clarks partner with Patta to update the desert boot Continue reading......
10:39 2019-08-26

60 years of the Notting Hill carnival – in pictures From the first indoor celebration in 1959 to the international event of the present day, carnival has been bringing music, dancing and Caribbean culture to the streets of west London for six decades Continue reading......
16:00 2019-08-23

Jean genie: the best denim staples – in pictures From distressed jackets to colourful jumpsuits, denim can be dressed up or down – and the cotton can be ecologically grown, too. Here are our top picks Continue reading......
05:00 2019-08-22

Hurricane Dorian hammers the Bahamas – in pictures Images show the extent of flooding in cities including Nassau and Dorian this weekFollow the latest live updates on Hurricane Dorian Continue reading......
23:52 2019-09-03

Walter Chandoha's purrfect cats – in pictures In 1949, Walter Chandoha adopted a stray kitten in New York. When he began taking pictures of his new pet, Loco, he was so inspired by the results that he started photographing kittens from a local shelter, thereby kickstarting an extraordinary career that would span seven decadesWalter Chandoha. Ca...
10:39 2019-08-14

A time and a place: this season's best watches – in pictures Check out David Beckham’s favourite, and then find a minute for the latest watches from Omega, Hublot and Tag HeuerRead more from the autumn/winter 2019 edition of The Fashion, our biannual fashion supplement Continue reading......
17:26 2019-09-12

Robert Frank: a life's work in pictures The giant of 20th-century photography, who has died aged 94, captured singular, candid moments of the 1950s and helped free picture-taking from the boundaries of clean lighting and linear compositionRobert Frank, revolutionary American photographer Continue reading......
13:13 2019-09-11

How many likes for Da Vinci? Why it's fine to take pictures in an art gallery Photographs used to be banned in exhibitions – now they’re encouraged. So why do some people get so snobby about them? While I was studying art history, my tutor once advised the class that when you want to take photos in a gallery, it’s better to ask for forgiveness than permission. Later, when I s...
23:26 2019-08-16

Small is beautiful in Tokyo's Golden Gai – in pictures Nearly 300 bars and restaurants are squeezed into an area about the size of half a football pitch in the Golden Gai area of Tokyo. Everything is smaller and narrower in this warren of shacks, a sliver of old Tokyo in a modern metropolis Continue reading......
14:39 2019-08-12

The Moon: a Celebration of Our Celestial Neighbour – in pictures Marking the 50th anniversary of Neil Armstrong’s ‘small step’ and published to coincide with Royal Museums Greenwich’s exhibition at the National Maritime Museum, a new book, The Moon: a Celebration of Our Celestial Neighbour explores people’s fascination with Earth’s only natural satellite Continu...
07:26 2019-08-04

Through Our Eyes – pictures taken by young migrants in Greece Through Our Eyes is a photographic project by teenage asylum seekers living in a camp on Samos island, Greece. They were each given a disposable camera and asked to document their daily lifeThis collection of photographs taken by teenage asylum seekers in Samos offers an intimate and powerful portra...
14:39 2019-08-12

You're on! Jude Law, Judi Dench and more just before curtain up – in pictures Simon Annand has photographed most of the UK’s leading actors on stage. But his images of them off stage – in the half hour before curtain up – offer a rare glimpse of private momentsAn exhibition of Annand’s portraits is at the Lawrence Batley theatre, Huddersfield, 7 September until 29 February Co...
18:26 2019-09-03

Walk the line: 10 of the best smart sandals for men – in pictures Elevated footwear is the key to a smart casual summer look. Neutral shades and simple lines will work with most things already in your wardrobe – and they won’t have gone out of style by the time the next heatwave hits Continue reading......
19:00 2019-07-23

The Third Man: behind the scenes of the film noir masterpiece – in pictures The Third Man is regarded as one of the greatest British films ever. Written by Graham Greene, directed by Carol Reed, starring Orson Welles and shot in Vienna, it summed up perfectly the downbeat postwar mood. These images, released for its 70th anniversary, show cast and crew on set and in the Vie...
18:13 2019-09-05

A world of ice and fire: life with the Nenets – in pictures For thousands of years the Nenets people have migrated with their reindeer herds across the Yamal Peninsula in the Russian Arctic. In October 2016, Alegra Ally travelled to north-west Siberia to join a family and document their way of life as autumn turned to winterNew Path – A Window on Nenets Life...
10:39 2019-08-21

Psycho to The 39 Steps: on set with Alfred Hitchcock – in pictures The innovative director made a string of suspense-filled classics. Here, we see him telling actors how to faint, wear handcuffs – and play an icy blonde Continue reading......
10:01 2019-05-28

D-day landings remembered on 75th anniversary – in pictures Veterans and world leaders have attended ceremonies to mark 75 years since allied troops landed in France during the second world war Continue reading......
05:13 2019-06-07

Summer solstice 2019 celebrations – in pictures People across the UK have welcomed the summer solstice, the first day of summer. Stonehenge and Avebury stone circles were among the venues for celebrations marking the northern hemisphere’s longest day of the year Continue reading......
11:26 2019-06-21

Revolution! Latin American photography – in pictures From the photos by Alberto Korda that helped canonise Che Guevara to snatched street images of resistance, new show Urban Impulses embraces a turbulent half-century of revolvers and rebellion Continue reading......
09:26 2019-06-13

Best in show: artists' portraits of their pooches – in pictures Lucian Freud’s whippet, Pluto, Joan Jonas’s dog, Zina, and William Wegman’s elegant weimaraners are just some of the artists’ pooches that will appear in a new exhibition called Dog Show that marks the 35th anniversary of Southwark Park Galleries (formerly CGP), based in the south London park. “I wa...
20:52 2019-06-29

San Fermín running of the bulls festival – in pictures Hundreds of thousands of visitors attend the fiesta in Pamplona, Spain, many participating in the highlight event – the running of the bulls, or encierro Continue reading......
00:39 2019-07-08

Shutter speeds: the cars of El Mirage – in pictures El Mirage is a racetrack on a dry lake bed a few hours outside Los Angeles in the California desert. Raced on since 1937, the 1.3-mile track attracts drivers from all over the US, some of whom reach speeds of up to 200mph.London-based photographer Wilson Hennessy joined them for a weekend for his la...
19:39 2019-06-15

The 2019 24 Hours of Le Mans in Pictures, The Start The 24 Hours of Le Mans is well underway, and pro photographer Jay Liu is there to capture all of the action. Jay has given us access to his full portfolio of images throughout the Le Mans weekend, freezing everything from the big speed of the hybrid Toyotas to the incredible liveries of the GTE Am ...
23:00 2019-06-15

| PICTURES: JP Pietersen all smiles at Sharks training Former Springbok wing JP Pietersen attended a Sharks Currie Cup training session, all but confirming he'll feature for the coastal franchise in this year's tournament....
09:01 2019-07-05

Pelicans VP pictures future with Davis, Williamson For a team with the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft, vice president of basketball operations David Griffin confesses the New Orleans Pelicans are still living in the past....
23:39 2019-05-21

Your pictures: share your photos on the theme of ‘plastic' Wherever you are in the world, this week we’d like to see your pictures on the theme ‘plastic’The next theme for our weekly photography assignment, published in print in the Observer New Review is ‘plastic’.Share your photos of what plastic means to you – and tell us about your image in the descript...
14:39 2019-06-16

Trump's Independence Day parade in Washington DC – in pictures Donald Trump is overseeing Fourth of July celebrations with a speech about patriotism and a show of military might that critics say is politicising an important holiday and wasting taxpayers’ money. The president has dismissed concerns about the event, which will take place in front of the Lincoln M...
02:13 2019-07-05

PhotoEspaña: where glamour meets grit – in pictures More than 80 exhibitions featuring work of nearly 300 photographers and visual artists comprise this year’s PhotoEspaña. The work is displayed in venues across Madrid, and in a further six cities, until 1 September Ijewo by Cristina de Middel, from the This is what hatred did series, 2015. Exhibited...
10:13 2019-06-17

The rise and fall of Las Vegas motels – in pictures Photographer Fred Sigman’s latest book, Motel Vegas, documents the vernacular roadside architecture that at once dominated the Nevada city’s skyline Continue reading......
10:13 2019-05-27

Trump’s U.K. Visit in Pictures: Honoring D-Day Sacrifice On Day 3 of President Trump’s state visit to Britain, he and other world leaders traveled to southern England for a commemoration of the Allied invasion of Normandy....
14:39 2019-06-05

New Set Pictures Reveal the Radical Return of Bill & Ted Hear a snippet of the new Lion King’s take on “Hakuna Matata”. The first mysterious teases for Scream: Resurrection are here. Shaun the Sheep has a close encounter of the third kind in his new movie. Take a bite out of the BBC’s new Dracula. Plus what’s to come on Legion, and behind-the-scenes on St...
15:26 2019-07-04

Documenting migrant deaths in the Mediterranean – in pictures Six people a day die crossing the Mediterranean. The work of Italian photojournalist Max Hirzel in his series Migrant Bodies speaks to the human stories behind this statistic and underlines how efforts to identify the dead are helping bereaved families. It will be on show at Sink Without Trace, an e...
22:00 2019-06-08

100 years on: the pictures that changed our view of the universe Arthur Eddington’s photographs of the 1919 solar eclipse proved Einstein right and ushered in a century where gravity was kingA hundred years ago this month, the British astronomer Arthur Eddington arrived at the remote west African island of Príncipe. He was there to witness and record one of the m...
22:26 2019-05-21

Dogs, a horse and a goat go to the polls – in pictures Pets accompany their owners across the UK as the nation votes in the European elections• This article was amended on 23 May 2019 to remove an image taken at the local elections in the UK in May Continue reading......
01:52 2019-05-24

Whodunnit! The secret artists' auction – in pictures Pictures on a Postcard auctions anonymous signed works by big-name photographers from Larry Clark to Roger Ballen, Todd Hido and Karen Knorr. Here are our favourites … Continue reading......
15:00 2019-05-21

World leaders gather at G20 summit - in pictures Leaders from G20 countries gather in Osaka, Japan, to discuss economic and geopolitical issues and the climate crisisG20 leaders urge Trump and Xi to reach trade deal Continue reading......
11:26 2019-06-28

Karl the Fog: San Francisco's mysterious resident – in pictures Most instagram accounts rely on blue skies and sunshine, but Karl the Fog has amassed more than 200,000 followers with selfies depicting the grey mist that descends over the Bay city. Karl’s first book is published 11 June by Chronicle Books Continue reading......
11:00 2019-06-10

Let's get smart casual: 10 of the best men's polo shirts – in pictures Whether you’re dressing it up with a suit or dressing it down with shorts, the polo shirt is the perfect versatile piece for any wardrobe. Continue reading......
11:52 2019-06-03

The Hong Kong Extradition Protests in Pictures Demonstrations this week over a proposed law that would allow extraditions to mainland China have produced some of the city’s biggest shows of dissent in years....
13:52 2019-06-12

Hong Kong's Lennon walls - in pictures Hong Kongers have displayed a characteristically riotous embrace of political graffiti in the form of Post-it notes documenting their anger and hope, during their huge anti-government rallies. Walls adorned with messages targeting city leaders, clever wordplays and Cantonese cursing have sprung up a...
09:52 2019-07-11

Urban haul: the best city dresses – in pictures Dresses need to be versatile to stand up to a day out on the town. Our pick of the best will see you from public transport to office to park Continue reading......
20:00 2019-07-10

Romeo and Juliet, from Ashcroft to Zeffirelli – in pictures Franco Zeffirelli, who died this month, directed beloved versions of Shakespeare’s tragedy on stage and screen. We look back at productions starring, among others, Peggy Ashcroft, David Tennant and Paapa Essiedu Continue reading......
19:00 2019-06-27

Memory Lane: Wimbledon through the years – in pictures For over three decades, renowned sports photographer Gerry Cranham visited SW19 to photograph the sport stars and spectators, we’ve had a rummage through his archives to check out some of the action from yesteryear Continue reading......
16:39 2019-07-10

'Door Is Closed' for Now on Spider-Man MCU Return: Sony Pictures CEO Sony Pictures chairman and CEO Tony Vinciquerra has dashed the hopes of Spider-Man and Marvel fans waiting to hear that the beloved character would return to the Marvel Cinematic Universe....
13:13 2019-09-06

Inside the surreal mind of Brian Griffin – in pictures Griffin is known for his striking shots of everyone from Kate Bush and Elvis Costello to Iggy Pop. These early black and white images show why the smartest pop stars sought him out Continue reading......
09:13 2019-06-06

Eating and drinking in Africa's largest slum – in pictures Despite poverty, lack of refrigeration and a constant battle for cleanliness, the residents of Kibera are resourceful with the food they eat and sell. Fried fish, samosas, and bean dishes are all on the menu, reflecting the cultural mix of those who call the area home Continue reading......
12:13 2019-08-10

'I'm like a mouse in a trap': trauma of Europe's refugees – in pictures Mental health is a critical issue for those who have fled their homes to Europe. Many feel stuck, both physically and mentally: held in limbo by immigration systems and tormented by the horror of past experiences Continue reading......
15:52 2019-09-02

Intimate portraits of Barack and Michelle Obama – in pictures Photographer Callie Shell documented the Obamas at home in Chicago, on the campaign trail and in the White House. Her new book shares candid images from the 10 years she spent photographing the family. Hope, Never Fear is published by Chronicle Books Continue reading......
18:26 2019-09-03

‘I think therefore I cycle’: 50 years of Dutch anti-car posters – in pictures We rounded up half a century of protest posters and stickers from campaigns which helped Amsterdam become the ‘cycle capital of the world’Bike City Amsterdam by Fred Feddes and Marjolein de Lange is published by Bas Lubberhuizen Continue reading......
19:00 2019-06-27

Gregory Halpern's American heartland photography – in pictures Photographer Gregory Halpern has been capturing life in the midwestern city of Omaha, Nebraska, for 15 years and now his most impactful images have been pulled together for the book Omaha Sketchbook. His work revolves around themes of masculinity, aggression, class and power and is laid out as a loo...
11:13 2019-09-04

Werner Bischof: 1950s America in colour – in pictures The acclaimed Magnum photographer Werner Bischof’s images of 1950s America are shown for the first time in an exhibition devoted to his USA series. His early use of colour shaped the development of photojournalism, and they can be seen at the David Hill Gallery in London from 7 June Continue reading...
12:13 2019-06-03

The Austrian football stadium with a forest on the pitch – in pictures ‘For Forest – The Unending Attraction of Nature’ by Klaus Littmann has transformed the Wörthersee Stadium in Klagenfurt into Austria’s largest public art installation Continue reading......
12:26 2019-09-06

NBC’s Universal Pictures plans to release ‘The Hunt’ despite backlash NBC Universal still plans to release the controversial movie “The Hunt” as scheduled on September 27 despite significant backlash over the film that depicts privileged vacationers hunting “deplorables” for sport....
23:52 2019-08-08

Business and the blimp: Trump's state visit, day two – in pictures Donald Trump is joined by his wife, Melania, members of his family and US officials a state visit to the UK. Day two was a day of planned protest around London, and for the president it was time to sit down with Theresa May and members of the UK government to talk trade before a banquet at Winfield ...
16:39 2019-06-04

North Korea rolls out red carpet for Xi Jinping – in pictures Xi Jinping is greeted warmly in North Korea on his first state visit there as China’s president. He has backed North Korea’s new focus on economic development, saying in a speech in the capital that the nation under leader Kim Jong-un had ‘initiated a new strategic line of economic development and i...
11:26 2019-06-21

Beyond the canvas: the personal style of legendary artists – in pictures From the pared back aesthetic of Georgia O’Keefe to the maximalist hedonism of Keith Haring’s style, a new book by author Terry Newman explores the sartorial statements of more than 40 artistsLegendary Artists and the Clothes They Wore is available from 27 June Continue reading......
07:26 2019-06-24

Humans, the environment and the global water crisis - in pictures The American photographer Mustafah Abdulaziz has won the Leica Oskar Barnack photography award with his eight-year project exploring the global crisis around water, and how different cultures interact with this precious resource Continue reading......
22:26 2019-09-04

Before And After Pictures Show Greenland's Rapid Ice Melt From Space An extraordinary heatwave in Europe is turning Greenland's ice sheets to water last week. Satellite imagery from European satellite network Sentinel has revealed the true extent of the thaw....
23:52 2019-08-08

Skoda Mountiaq: New pictures show pick-up concept One-off Kodiaq-based lifestyle vehicle is part of annual project by students on Czech firm's training programme New images show the Mountiaq pick-up concept that Skoda will showcase in June as part of a student training programme. The two-door Kodiaq-based off-roader has been developed by 35 studen...
17:52 2019-06-03

'I search for chaos': street photography's new stars – in pictures From the stray cats of Istanbul to Belgium’s cross-dressing carnival, the LensCulture street photography awards celebrate a bold new wave of street-life chroniclers. Here’s our pick of the best entriesView more award-winners on LensCulture’s website Continue reading......
19:00 2019-06-27

Punks, beatniks, vagabonds: Ed van der Elsken's world – in pictures The Dutch photographer’s joyful and intimate images of young bohemians captured the lives, loves and struggles of those immersed a global counterculture Continue reading......
08:39 2019-06-05

Pride sale celebrates 50 years since Stonewall – in pictures To mark WorldPride and the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall uprising, Swann Galleries in New York is holding a Pride sale, which explores and celebrates the art, influence and history of the LGBTQ+ community. Books, manuscripts, photographs, archives, art and objects from the last two centuries wil...
10:00 2019-06-19

Behind the scenes of Karl Lagerfeld’s last show for Chanel – in pictures After meeting Karl Lagerfeld several times, artist Jean-Philippe Delhomme was invited behind the scenes of the spring/summer 2019 show for Chanel: The Making of a Collection (3 September, Abrams). With illustrations that chart the process from concept to runway, Delhomme set out to ‘paint the unknow...
18:39 2019-08-24

Amazon rainforest fires: an environmental catastrophe – in pictures Fires are raging across the world’s largest tropical rainforest as farmers, land-grabbers and loggers torch trees and clear land for crops or grazing. According to Brazil’s National Institute of Space Research, the number of fires detected by satellite in the Amazon region this month is the highest ...
09:13 2019-08-27

Senior staff: Tokyo's oldest workers – in pictures These bartenders, sushi chefs and sweetshop owners are still working in their 80s and 90s, running family businesses and maintaining traditional crafts as the city changes around them Continue reading......
14:13 2019-06-12

The best photography from Cortona on the Move festival 2019 – in pictures The relationship between humans and the landscape is the theme of Italy’s leading contemporary photography festival. Now in its ninth year, Cortona on the Move brings together photographers from around the world with a program of exhibitions, lectures and workshops taking place until 29 September Co...
22:13 2019-08-21

Vapes, snakes and fireworks: hanging out at the Cracker – in pictures The Cracker is scrubland in Tipton, West Midlands, that has become a sort of youth club without walls – or rules. Laura Pannack’s series documents the young people she met there Continue reading......
11:26 2019-06-12

Belize's fishers net bounty of trailblazing approach – in pictures A strict conservation programme is helping protect the tiny country’s marine ecosystems, despite the growing threat of steadily warming watersWhy Belize is a world leader in protecting the oceanAll photographs by Tony Rath Continue reading......
08:13 2019-08-22

Sweet reward: Yunnan honey hunters – in pictures Gathering wild cliff honey in China’s Yunnan province is not for the faint-hearted – honey hunters face swarms of bees and are stung repeatedly while suspended from rope ladders. Photographer Kevin Frayer joined them on their daredevil expedition Continue reading......
09:52 2019-06-11

Bryce Harper shares first pictures of newborn son Krew Phillies outfielder posts first photo on Instagram of baby boy, Krew Aron Harper; will rejoin team tonight vs. Pirates.       ...
22:39 2019-08-26

Shooting stars: the Field Day photography masterclass – in pictures Guardian photographer David Levene gets students to test their skills at a music festival. Each of the Guardian photography masterclass students had the chance to take portraits backstage, as well as documenting the festival experience and atmosphere Continue reading......
14:52 2019-06-10

We love… Fashion fixes for the week ahead – in pictures For our London fashion week men’s special, here’s our pick of brands for you, including sportswear-meets-tailoring at Paria Farzaneh, Martine Rose collaborates with Napapijri, and Oliver Spencer gets eco-friendly Continue reading......
08:13 2019-06-09

Edinburgh international book festival 2019 – in pictures From prime ministers to sheep herders to broadcasters and novelists, photographer Murdo MacLeod captures the stars of this year’s event Continue reading......
17:39 2019-08-27

Balenciaga: 'the master' of couture's sculptural garments – in pictures The work of Cristóbal Balenciaga, one of the 20th century’s most revered fashion designers, is on display at Bendigo Art Gallery. The Shaping Fashion exhibition, curated by London’s Victoria & Albert Museum, explores the legacy of the Spanish couturier and his pioneering use of fabrics which revolut...
22:52 2019-08-19

New Wonder Woman 1984 Set Pictures Give Us a Look at Updated Amazons Martin Freeman assumes he’ll be back for Black Panther 2, whenever it happens. Get a look at Studio Trigger’s new anime film Promare ahead of its western release. Kane Hodder wants to play Jason again whenever Friday the 13th’s rights situation gets resolved. Plus, what’s to come on Preacher and Fea...
20:26 2019-08-19

Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2019 shortlist – in pictures The Milky Way over a Bavarian mountain, a colourful explosion of the Southern Lights in Tasmania, and the Horsehead and Flame nebulas, all featured in the Royal Observatory’s Insight Investment Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2019 shortlist.The competition, now in its 11th year, has broken the re...
08:26 2019-06-19

Revolutionary poster designs from cold-war Cuba – in pictures An upcoming exhibition at London’s House of Illustration collects 185 posters and magazines from Cuba’s golden age of design, from the 1960s to the early 90s. “The posters tell us that Cuba sees supporting the struggles of liberation movements internationally as an integral part of its own revolutio...
22:52 2019-08-31

On the edge: life in Europe's easternmost city - in pictures Since 1996, John Peter Askew has been heading 1,500km from Moscow to photograph the Russian city of Perm. His intimate shots capture family meals, frozen merry go-rounds and men in their trunks Continue reading......
16:39 2019-06-18

Bare necessities: the best one-shoulder tops and dresses – in pictures The one-shoulder top has been given the cold shoulder for a long time. But now they’re back, with luxury houses Givenchy and Saint Laurent leading the charge Continue reading......
19:13 2019-06-06

Build it and they will bike: the second Bicycle Architecture Biennale – in pictures 15 projects from nine countries have been selected for the second Bicycle Architecture Biennale, which launches on Monday in Amsterdam Continue reading......
10:39 2019-06-17

Ruby slippers and Retrotopia: LensCulture winners – in pictures The LensCulture art photography awards recognise visionary photographers who are pushing the boundaries of the medium through experimentation. Here’s our pick of the winners’ work Continue reading......
11:39 2019-08-13

Happy 50th birthday, Ice Cube: His life in pictures O'Shea Jackson Sr., better known as Ice Cube, first made a name for himself in the group N.W.A. The rapper and actor turns 50 on June 15, 2019.        ...
16:26 2019-06-15

Czech Republic's historic stud farm - in pictures The national stud farm, which was established in the 16th century to breed and train ceremonial horses for the Habsburg court, has become a Unesco world heritage site. Located 56 miles east of Prague in the town of Kladruby nad Labem, it is the first stud farm in the world to be be listed by UN agen...
15:26 2019-08-16

Walking through a war zone: Ethiopians heading for Saudi – in pictures Escaping poverty and drought, Ethiopians are making the dangerous sea crossing from Djibouti to Yemen and then on foot to the Saudi border. Many only realise they are crossing a conflict zone when they are picked up by gangs or militias Photographs by Susan Schulman Continue reading......
20:26 2019-08-27

String theory: how to make an acoustic guitar – in pictures Rosie Heydenrych, an artisan luthier, has been making acoustic guitars by hand for about a decade. She shows Christopher Thomond around her workshop in Newchapel, Surrey, and explains the guitar-making process Continue reading......
08:52 2019-08-19

A daily take on life in north-west England – in pictures In June 2013, artist John Hewitt started making daily drawings inspired by his dog-walking encounters, and posting them on Instagram. Six years later, he has 2,400 sketches, not missing a single day. “I set up a system and I can’t escape,” he says. His drawings show a variety of subjects observed in...
21:52 2019-06-08

Humans v the city: the staggering scale of Chongqing – in pictures Chongqing’s population is estimated at just below 10 million but that rises to more than 31 million if the built-up surroundings are included. Belgian photographer Kris Provoost finds that in a city so large, individuals can get lost Continue reading......
19:00 2019-06-27

The powerful undersea images of Roger Grace – in pictures The marine biologist, conservationist and specialist underwater photographer Roger Grace died at his New Zealand home in June. We celebrate his incredible legacy All photographs: Roger Grace/Greenpeace Continue reading......
10:00 2019-07-23

[Sur]passing visual politics of race and gender – in pictures Touring her latest exhibition, artist and activist Lola Flash talks through her exploration of the visual politics and preconceptions of gender, sexuality and raceLola Flash’s [sur]passing is at Autograph, London until 17 August Continue reading......
08:52 2019-07-22

Goal lines: sketches of the Women's World Cup – in pictures Inspired by her 12 years playing football, Ruby Boddington from website It’s Nice That commissioned 11 illustrators to capture the 2019 Fifa Women’s World Cup. “This tournament was so anticipated, on a level that the Women’s World Cup hadn’t been before,” says Boddington. So, in collaboration with M...
18:26 2019-07-06

Reap what you sow: Mario Del Curto's world of vegetation – in pictures The Swiss photographer took a 10-year journey around the globe to consider the relationship between the human and plant worlds – from the manicured gardens of France to the motorway bridge gardens of Dubai• Mario Del Curto’s Vegetal Humanity, As Gardens Unfurl exhibition is at the Rencontres D’Arles...
10:00 2019-07-23

Manchester's mythical makeover: Invisible Cities – in pictures In a production that fuses theatre, dance, design and visual art, a cavernous old railway depot has been turned into a series of fantastical worlds. Invisible Cities unpicks ideas of identity, imagination and empire and is at Manchester international festival this monthInvisible Cities runs until 14...
23:13 2019-07-04

Boom to bust: faded smalltown America – in pictures Niko J Kallianiotis travelled through the main streets of Pennsylvania to photograph ‘the silhouette of what once was’ now the coal industry has gone Continue reading......
10:00 2019-05-22

Big hitters: the most noteworthy Wimbledon court style – in pictures From Lili de Alvarez’s groundbreaking culottes to Arthur Ashe’s short-shorts and Serena Williams’ Swarovski ‘broosh’, the grass courts of south-west London have seen their fair share of fashion moments Continue reading......
19:52 2019-07-04

What the nanny saw: Vivian Maier's street photography – in pictures Maier spent her working life caring for the children of families in New York and Chicago. What none of them knew is that she also took thousands of photographs that were discovered by chance and published after her death Continue reading......
10:13 2019-07-24

PHOTO GALLERY: A selection of pictures from the past week Here’s your look at highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see. This week’s gallery includes people walking through the dappled light of the Medi...
11:01 2019-05-25

Felicity Huffman: The actress's career in pictures Felicity Huffman is an award-winning actress, playing roles in both movies and television throughout her career. Check out the actress's career in photos.        ...
04:13 2019-09-14

Chelsea flower show 2019 up close – in pictures Guardian photographer David Levene gives a slightly different treatment to the Royal Horticultural Society’s annual show this year by photographing at macro level. He used a specialist Zörk lens with tube extensions to get really close up and a tripod with an arm extension to reach blooms set deeper...
16:26 2019-05-21

In pictures – Manny Pacquiao outpoints Keith Thurman 40-year-old Manny Pacquiao edges Keith Thurman in Las Vegas The post In pictures – Manny Pacquiao outpoints Keith Thurman appeared first on Boxing News....
01:26 2019-07-22

Kid, you oughta be in pictures: 9 onscreen stars who got their start behind the scenes Some people are born knowing that their only dream in this life is to be on camera, and pursue that dream with razor-sharp focus. Others are born into the acting profession, or are otherwise fortunate enough that they don’t have to get a day job to pay the bills during those lean years. And then th...
06:13 2019-09-19

Rob Ball's Funland: British seaside towns – in pictures “To me, the seaside is heady and joyous all year round,” says photographer Rob Ball. “We have memories of family holidays or time spent by the coast, so we all have a connection to it.” Ball has published three books of coast-based photos since moving to Whitstable on the north coast of Kent more th...
15:00 2019-05-21

2019 Audubon photography awards winners – in pictures The National Audubon Society is an American non-profit environmental organisation dedicated to conservation. It protects birds and their habitats throughout the Americas using science, advocacy, education and on-the-ground conservation. Every year, Audubon promotes a bird photography contest, with c...
19:52 2019-07-15

Harry and Meghan share behind-the-scenes pictures of wedding The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have shared behind-the-scenes images from their big day at Windsor Castle as they celebrate their first wedding anniversary....
14:39 2019-05-21

Dramatic pictures of the storm damage from Florence and Mangkhut Extreme storms Hurricane Florence and Typhoon Mangkhut have caused destruction and taken lives across the globe this week, forcing millions to evacuate their homes...
15:00 2019-05-21

How Liz Johnson Artur chronicled black culture – in pictures The photography of Russian-Ghanian Liz Johnson Artur is being showcased in her first solo exhibition, now on at the Brooklyn Museum in New York until 18 August. It spans three decades of work and offers up an intimate look at individuals and communities across the African diaspora. Continue reading....
08:52 2019-07-17

‘The city has changed beyond all recognition': Derelict London – in pictures Paul Talling photographs the land of long-forgotten tube stations, burnt-out mansions and gently decaying factoriesDerelict London, all new edition, is published by Penguin Random House Continue reading......
14:26 2019-07-17

Nexar’s Live Map is like Street View with pictures from 5 minutes ago We all rely on maps to get where we’re going or investigate a neighborhood for potential brunch places, but the data we’re looking at is often old, vague, or both. Nexar, maker of dashcam apps and cameras, aims to put fresh and specific data on your map with images from the street taken...
16:52 2019-07-17

UFO religions, microscopic ants and lunar landscapes – in pictures Foam Talent are presenting 20 emerging artists who are lighting up the world of contemporary photography – here are some of the highlights Continue reading......
15:00 2019-05-21

Award-winning Latin American photography – in pictures In the second annual Latin American Foto festival, on view at the Bronx Documentary Center in New York, a range of photographers from throughout the Caribbean and Latin America will exhibit their varied and vibrant work until 21 July Continue reading......
09:52 2019-07-11

Gorgons and organs: the Istanbul Biennial 2019 – in pictures The art festival focuses on the environment for its 16th edition, The Seventh Continent. Its title refers to the huge island of plastic waste floating in the oceans, covering an area five times larger than Turkey itself.The 16th Istanbul Biennial, curated by Nicolas Bourriaud, runs until 10 November...
21:13 2019-09-19

| PICTURES: Sporting greats spotted in Wimbledon's Royal Box Wimbledon 2019 is well underway and the Royal Box on Centre Court has been packed with famous faces from the tennis world - and other sporting codes....
11:52 2019-07-10

A load of hot air: ballooning world record attempt – in pictures More than 400 hot air balloons attempt to break the simultaneous takeoff world record in the Grand Est Mondial Air Ballons festival at Chambley-Bussières airbase in eastern France Continue reading......
18:52 2019-07-31

Fighting for their futures: boxing under a bridge in Mexico – in pictures Former professional football player and amateur boxer Miguel Angel Ramirez has set up a small gym under a vehicular bridge in Ecatepec, in the State of Mexico, in order to keep children away from drugs, teach them a sport and prevent them enlisting in the ranks of organised crime Continue reading......
08:26 2019-08-02

Nigeria's cattle-raising Fulani people – in pictures With over 200 million people and an emerging middle class, Nigeria is witnessing a boom in demand for meat. Most of the demand is met by pastoralists from the ethnic Fulani group, who follow time-honoured techniques of raising cattle, driving them south to pastures and taking them to market Continue...
09:26 2019-06-28

New Land Rover Defender: Details And Pictures Before You're Supposed To See Them We knew the new Defender was coming. We even knew it was coming to America. It still is coming, but now it’s a little closer. The Next Land Rover Defender, heir to the legacy of the farm and adventure trucks that came out of Solihull, England from 1948 until 2016, will be introduced later this week ...
04:00 2019-09-09

New Black Widow Set Pictures Give Us Our First Glimpse of the Movie Another familiar face is confirmed to return for The Suicide Squad. Charlize Theron boards another comic book adaptation. James Cameron drops some hints about another returning character in Terminator: Dark Fate. David Harbour teases some heavy times ahead on Stranger Things. Plus, new Agents of SHI...
18:13 2019-05-30

Americans mourn victims of mass shootings – in pictures Thousands of El Paso residents went to a baseball diamond in Ponder Park to pay tribute to the victims of Saturday’s mass shooting in Texas. And less than 24 hours after a masked gunman opened fire in Dayton, Ohio, hundreds of people gathered to pay their respects to the nine people who were killed ...
01:13 2019-08-06

Drawn to nature: insect art of the 16th century – in pictures In the late 16th century, Flemish artist, scholar, poet and miniaturist Joris Hoefnagel (1542-1600) created the first illustrated book devoted to the study of insects. Documenting his observations with the naked eye, he meticulously painted hundreds of insects with watercolour and gouache. Marisa An...
19:52 2019-08-03

They call it acid: a graphic history of the first LSD trip – in pictures Brian Blomerth’s graphic novel Bicycle Day tells the story of the psychedelic ride made in 1943 by Swiss chemist Albert Hofmann as he researched the drug LSD Continue reading......
09:00 2019-08-06

Great and small: summer evening bags – in pictures From cute clutches to slinky satin pouches, occasion bags are ideal for carrying the essentials while adding the finishing touch to any look Continue reading......
10:52 2019-05-30

Quirky eye: Jack Davison's sensual experiments – in pictures The British artist has been playing with the techniques of image-making since 2007 – producing intriguing works that are now collected in a photobook Continue reading......
13:52 2019-05-29

Farewell to jeepneys: Philippine transport changes gear – in pictures Jeepneys are being phased to help ease city congestion, but the move will also cause unemployment for experienced drivers – and higher fares for commuters Continue reading......
16:26 2019-05-28

Nepal festival celebrates end of monsoon season – in pictures The annual Infra Jatra festival, named after the god of rain and heaven, is celebrated by worshipping, singing, dancing and feasting in Kathmandu valley Continue reading......
13:13 2019-09-11

Minutes Before Oath, PM Changes Twitter, Facebook Display Pictures As Prime Minister Narendra Modi began a fresh term in office after a grand oath ceremony in Delhi today, his official social media accounts also saw a change. His Twitter and Facebook handles were......
00:00 2019-05-31

Even More Black Widow Set Pictures Tease a Mysterious Villain The casting rumors for The Eternals just keeps getting more intriguing. Legends of Tomorrow’s next season is bringing in some tots. Noah Hawley says his Doctor Doom movie is still on the table. Plus, what’s to come on Krypton, a viral new teaser for Stranger Things’ return, and new teases from Spide...
19:26 2019-06-27

Rob Gronkowski’s latest pictures show dramatically different physique When ex-New England Patriots star Rob Gronkowski is in fighting shape, he stands at 6’6 and weighs about 265 pounds of muscle. But a recent appearance on Showtime’s “100 Percent,” the ex-NFL great appeared noticeably slimmer....
09:52 2019-07-01

Martin Parr's Soviet space dog collection – in pictures “From the first moment I saw a piece of space dog ephemera I was hooked,” says the photographer and avid collector Martin Parr in the foreword to a new book featuring his canine-themed Soviet memorabilia. In the 1950s, before man was sent into space, the USSR dispatched dogs up there (first a stray ...
13:39 2019-06-02

Abandoned wall tiles reimagined as fashion – in pictures Since 2014, for her series Second Hand, Ukrainian artist Zhanna Kadyrova has been exploring “the history of buildings that have changed ownership and function” by making visual analogies with recycled clothing, in a former silk factory in Kyiv, for example, or an abandoned bus station near Chernobyl...
20:13 2019-09-07

We love... Fashion fixes for the week ahead – in pictures Champion and Clothsurgeon team up to create a collegiate collection; Marysia branch into leopard print swimwear; and Ferragamo releases the perfect hybrid of trainers and a classic Derby Continue reading......
07:52 2019-08-04

French fancy: Parisienne chic from the city of lights – in pictures Tweed skirts and proper blouses. Take a tip from across the pond: a little bit je ne sais quoi will make you stand out from the crowd this autumnRead more from the spring/summer 2019 edition of The Fashion, our biannual fashion supplement Continue reading......
21:13 2019-09-19

Lakes, jails and ice-skating bears: the world's best photojournalism – in pictures The International Festival of Photojournalism takes place in Perpignan, France, every year. Here, photojournalists present projects which have often taken years of work, uncovering stories – from war to ecocide – which the powerful would rather keep secret• The festival runs from 31 August to 15 Sep...
09:13 2019-08-27

Anton Corbijn's unseen portraits of Arcade Fire – in pictures Arcade Fire released their classic album Funeral 15 years ago this month. These photos, unpublished until now, were taken by Anton Corbijn just as the band broke through Continue reading......
22:26 2019-09-19

In pictures: Anthony Joshua upset by Andy Ruiz Jr in New York The 29-year-old Anthony Joshua was stopped in the seventh round The post In pictures: Anthony Joshua upset by Andy Ruiz Jr in New York appeared first on Boxing News....
16:26 2019-06-03

Global climate strike: millions protest worldwide – in pictures People around the world have been walking out of school and work to join the latest protests against the climate crisis. The global day of action, calling for a reduction in emissions, is being held in the run-up to a UN summit in New YorkGlobal climate strike – live updates Continue reading......
06:26 2019-09-21

Nano-robots and VR for refugees: EPSRC 2019 winners – in pictures An image of a Syrian refugee using virtual reality to help researchers design a shelter has been chosen as the winner of the 2019 national science photography competition organised by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council. The competition attracted 169 entries from EPSRC-funded rese...
16:39 2019-06-03

Camo and crop top: Thai palace publishes consort pictures Thailand's palace website crashed on Monday after it released unprecedented pictures of the king's consort in a fighter jet, wearing a crop top and dressed in combat fatigues with him and the royal poodle....
20:39 2019-08-26

Kind Hearts and Coronets: on the set of the brilliant Ealing comedy – in pictures Released in 1949, Kind Hearts and Coronets remains one of the all time classics of British cinema. As a 4k restoration is released for its 70th anniversary, we see actors Dennis Price, Alec Guinness and Joan Greenwood and director Robert Hamer at work•Kind Hearts & Coronets is in UK cinemas on 7 Jun...
13:52 2019-06-06

Protest and pageantry: Donald Trump's state visit, day one – in pictures The red carpet has been rolled out for the US president’s three-day state visit. He landed at Stansted airport and headed to Buckingham Palace for an official welcome and a day of engagements culminating in a state banquet Continue reading......
04:52 2019-06-04

Civilisation: a breathtaking vista of life in the 21st century – in pictures A photography exhibition featuring more than 200 images from Africa, the Americas, Asia, Australia and Europe, explores the phenomenal complexity of modern life • Civilisation: The Way We Live Now is on at the National Gallery of Victoria from 13 September to 2 February 2020 Continue reading......
14:13 2019-09-10

Bizarre beauty: Shin Noguchi's everyday Japan – in pictures From big-scramble zebra crossings to a man in a hedge, the award-winning street photographer revels in the life that swirls around him Continue reading......
21:13 2019-09-19

Stationary stationery: street furniture as office supplies – in pictures During National Stationery Week earlier this month, Neal Whittington, the founder of the cult London stationery shop Present & Correct, went on an online quest to find images of oversized art related to pens, pencils and erasers in the style of the artist Claes Oldenburg. Rather than just finding im...
20:26 2019-05-25

Fire and fear: Hong Kong lit by protests after dark – in pictures In a continuation of the waves of demonstrations and sometimes violent clashes between police and pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong since 9 June, protesters have blocked the freeway leading to the city’s airport, and the operator of the express train to the airport suspended service. Others prot...
15:52 2019-09-02

No place like home: eastern Europeans in the West Midlands – in pictures Jon Tonks’ Stories of Home is a study of central and eastern European communities living in the Sandwell district of the West Midlands, home to the UK’s biggest Polish population. Taken in the two years after the 2016 referendum, the series explores questions around home and identity Continue readin...
09:52 2019-05-24

Happy 70th birthday Richard Gere: His career in pictures Award-winning actor and activist Richard Gere turns 70 on August 31. Check out his life and career in pictures.        ...
19:52 2019-08-31

Couple Takes Baby Pictures with Supercharger After Mom Pressures Them for Grandchildren This week, car fans Brayden Tomicic and his wife Payton welcomed into the world little baby “Eaton,” who, an astute scientist could argue, is anatomically less of a human and more of a supercharger....
23:26 2019-05-22

Trump says U.K. protests were ‘small’ and ‘fake news,’ but pictures tell a different story U.S. President Donald Trump severely downplayed the size of the crowds protesting his state visit to the U.K., calling them "small" despite pictures showing thousands of demonstrators. ...
21:52 2019-06-04

'We've made a shrine at home' – Liverpool and Tottenham fans, in pictures Fans show their colours before today’s Champions League final in Madrid• John Crace (Spurs) and Hannah Jane Parkinson (Reds) look back on a lifetime of hope, pain and glory Continue reading......
15:39 2019-06-01

D-Day's ingenious tactics in pictures: From inflatable tanks to 'ghost' soldiers Deception played a big part in the Allied invasion of Normandy on June 6, 1944. From dummy tanks and landing craft to the creation of a “ghost army,” these are some of the remarkable tactics that fooled the enemy on D-Day....
19:13 2019-06-06

Xikrin warriors battle illegal Amazon invasion – in pictures Faced with state indifference to their plight, the indigenous community is fighting backXikrin people fight back against Amazon land-grabbing Continue reading......
13:39 2019-08-29

Happy 75th birthday Gladys Knight: Her life in pictures Gladys Knight was born May 28, 1944. The “Empress of Soul,” who has won seven Grammy Awards, rose to prominence with The Pips. Her life in pictures.        ...
07:39 2019-05-28

'The Lost Metropolis': 1930s Tokyo street life – in pictures Kineo Kuwabara captured these rich images of everyday life the city during the buildup to the second world war. The series is on display 18-19 May at the Special Edition of The London Photograph Fair Continue reading......
15:00 2019-05-21

Ice rinks, rides and rodeos: Wembley's early history – in pictures Though perhaps now best known for its football stadium and its concerts, Wembley Park has held many attractions over the years. Now archive photographs chart its historyThe Ages of Wembley exhibition at the Getty Images Gallery in Wembley Park, London, runs until 30 September Continue reading......
12:52 2019-09-18

For sale: Jack Nicholson's axe, Spock's top and Arnie's jacket – in pictures Film fans will be able to acquire pieces of Hollywood history as memorabilia from the world’s most famous movies is sold at auction. Freddy Krueger’s glove and James Bond’s pistol are among items to go on sale at Prop Store’s annual live auction of film and TV memorabilia this autumn Continue readin...
17:52 2019-09-18

Frankfurt motor show 2019: Live blog and pictures All the news and car reveals from one of the world's most important motor shows Welcome to Autocar’s extended coverage of the Frankfurt motor show, one of Europe’s major motoring events and the place to see an extensive list of new cars make their debut. Traditionally the world’s largest motor show...
17:39 2019-09-09

Quantum X-ray machine takes razor sharp pictures with less radiation By shining an X-ray beam through a diamond, scientists have made X-rays with unique quantum properties that let them make sharper images using less radiation...
09:00 2019-09-01

Explanation surfaces for Antonio Brown’s gross feet pictures This would’ve been one cold burn. Antonio Brown has been hampered during his first training camp with the Raiders because of what appears to be blistered feet. According to NFL analyst Chris Simms, Brown burned his feet in a cryotherapy machine and they became frostbitten from not using the co...
03:52 2019-08-07

Row Over Devendra Fadnavis' Pictures On Maharashtra Flood Relief Material A day after a minister's selfies in a flood-ravaged region of Maharashtra triggered a controversy, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis' pictures on the packets of flood relief material have sparked an......
16:00 2019-08-10

Westeros to West End: Game of Thrones stars on stage – in pictures Actors from TV’s biggest show are invading UK stages this summer, from Gwendoline Christie at London’s Bridge to Daniel Portman at the Edinburgh fringeIndira Varma interview: ‘You have to deliver!’ Continue reading......
18:39 2019-06-19

Pictures of dead migrants inspire our sympathy. But what use is that to them? | Gary Younge The photograph of a drowned Salvadoran migrant and his daughter provoked a global outcry. That’s not enoughOn the morning of 17 January 2018 a humanitarian group, No More Deaths, released a report showing how, over four years, US border patrol agents destroyed 3,856 gallons of water that had been le...
15:26 2019-06-28

Space hoppers and superstars: Edinburgh festival 2019 – in pictures Our photographer Murdo Macleod has been seeking out the wildest, weirdest and best shows during the second week of the Edinburgh fringe festival Continue reading......
17:00 2019-08-11

Femme fatale: Maxine Peake in The Nico Project – in pictures Maxine Peake and director Sarah Frankcom explore the life and art of German actor-singer Nico in a bold new production at Manchester international festival inspired by her 1968 album The Marble Index Continue reading......
17:26 2019-07-11

Love and Resistance review: priceless pictures of LGBTQ pioneers Fifty years after Stonewall, photographs Kay Tobin Lahusen and Diana Davies pin the zeitgeist to the pageThe riot that changed America’s gay rights movement foreverForty-nine years ago, on the first anniversary of the riots outside the Stonewall Inn, thousands of “young men and women homosexuals” fr...
15:52 2019-06-30

Hong Kong handover anniversary: march and protests – in pictures Frustration among opposition protesters in Hong Kong boiled over on Monday, with one group laying siege to the legislative council building and tens of thousands of others marching through the city to demand expanded democracy on the 22nd anniversary of the former British colony’s return to China. C...
15:13 2019-07-01

Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott share new pictures of Stormi It was a happy Father's Day for Kylie Jenner, her partner Travis Scott and their daughter, Stormi. One of social media's most famous couples shared new photos of their one-year-old daughter, Stormi, in celebration of Father's Day, and millions of fans joined in the love....
16:52 2019-06-17

Behind the makeup: women defy the stigma of ‘imperfect’ skin – in pictures Sophie Harris-Taylor has photographed women across the UK with common skin conditions. ‘We are led to believe all women have perfect flawless skin – they don’t’Epidermis by Sophie Harris-Taylor is presented by Francesca Maffeo Gallery at theprintspace gallery, London, from 6-13 September 2019 Contin...
11:39 2019-08-09

Big cats and exotic birds: Colombia's rescued animals – in pictures Most of the animals at the Santa Cruz Foundation in San Antonio, Colombia, have been rescued from traffickers and circuses. The multimillion-dollar illegal wildlife trade is the fourth-largest in the country after drugs, guns and human trafficking Continue reading......
01:13 2019-08-06

This couple took engagement pictures at Target and their romantic photos are going viral Courtesy of Erica Whiting Photography Aaron Anthony Damron and Tony DiPasqua took engagement photos at Target. Damron's Facebook post is going viral and has been shared over 4,600 times. Photographer Erica Whiting told INSIDER there's no such thing as an unconventional setting for engagement photos...
01:00 2019-08-03

Jessica Simpson's Family of Five Is Too Cute for Words, But Not for Pictures! See Her Best Snaps Now Happy birthday, Jessica Simpson! The singer, designer and overall boss babe turns 39 years old today and that's definitely reason to rejoice and celebrate. Back in the late......
19:39 2019-07-10

New Ghostbusters Set Pictures Offer a Sneaky Easter Egg and a Battered Ecto-1 David Leith thinks Deadpool will be in good hands as he gets a change of ownership. Keanu Reeves has a wild new look in the latest Bill & Ted 3 set picture. Could a birthday cake hold an intriguing secret of The Suicide Squad’s King Shark? Plus Guillermo Del Toro teases Scary Stories’ desaturate...
15:39 2019-08-07

From Rio to Siberia: Evangelia Kranioti's world of lost souls – in pictures Ship fumigators crossing the Bering Sea, Asian maids trapped in Lebanon – Evangelia Kranioti puts marginalised figures from all over the world at the centre of her powerful work• Evangelia Kranioti’s The Living, the Dead and Those at Sea is at Arles photography festival until 22 September Continue r...
10:26 2019-07-18

Peru celebrates Inca sun festival: Inti Raymi – in pictures In Cusco, a re-enactment of the Inca festival of the sun attracts thousands of tourists at the end of June, closing a month of religious and cultural festivities Continue reading......
09:26 2019-06-28

From #MeToo to missing baboons: the World illustration awards – in pictures Illustrators showcase their designs for books, magazines and advertising – featuring futuristic cities, plasticine circuit boards and the life story of a doomed dancer Continue reading......
11:52 2019-07-10

'People are very scared': fighting dengue fever in Brazil – in pictures Dengue fever is one of the most deadly mosquito-borne diseases – half the world’s population is at risk from it. Adrienne Surprenant’s photos from the World Mosquito Program in Brazil capture the fight against it Continue reading......
19:00 2019-06-27

Universal Pictures Halts Marketing of 'The Hunt' After Mass Shootings Comcast’s Universal Pictures is postponing marketing of a coming thriller about Americans hunting fellow Americans out of concern the violent film’s ad campaign is too reminiscent of mass shootings in the past week....
07:26 2019-08-08

Showtime: capturing life over four years at a Brooklyn arena – in pictures On the day in 2012 that Barclays Center in Brooklyn opened, street photographer Jeff Mermelstein decided to position himself there for the next four years, capturing the many people and situations around him. In his new book Arena, 71 vivid images provide us with a look at what happens outside of th...
10:13 2019-08-08

Caber tossing and wrestling: the Inveraray Highland Games – in pictures The games celebrate Scottish culture and heritage with field and track events, piping, highland dancing competitions and heavy events including the world championships for tossing the caber Continue reading......
10:13 2019-07-17

Sex, style, sharp suits: Terence Donovan's swinging 60s – in pictures From Julie Christie to Terence Stamp, Donovan photographed the most glamorous faces of the 60s, creating images that would define the era’s pop cultureTerence Donovan: The 1960s Vintage Prints from the Archives is at Huxley-Parlour Gallery, London, from 3 to 27 July Continue reading......
10:00 2019-07-09

Follow the Bird Lady! Cinderella costume parade – in pictures Christopher Wheeldon is bringing his in-the-round Cinderella ballet to the Royal Albert Hall in London, complete with 370 costumes. We went behind the scenes for English National Ballet’s final preparations Continue reading......
16:01 2019-05-25

Manhunts, musicals and a sizzling stir-fry: the Edinburgh fringe – in pictures Our photographer snaps this year’s performances, from an Oedipal election-night drama to Rose McGowan’s sci-fi-inflected fringe debut Continue reading......
01:13 2019-08-19

The South African teenagers using radio to fight gun crime - in pictures Every week a group of South African teenagers crowd into a studio to play hip-hop and discuss neighbourhood gun crime for their community radio show, Bigger Than Life, on Alex FM. They are determined to help stem the violence that blights their densely populated township of Alexandra in Johannesburg...
11:39 2019-08-05

Crew seen in first pictures from inside UK-flagged oil tanker seized by Iran The crew of a British-flagged oil tanker seized by Iran in the Gulf have been pictured inside the vessel for the first time since armed soldiers took control....
17:39 2019-07-22

Robot babies teach Colombian teenagers about parenthood – in pictures Schoolchildren in Caldas take part in a voluntary project using a rubber doll with built-in software programmed to act like a newborn Continue reading......
11:39 2019-07-03

Summer and smoke: rock'n'roll in the warmer months – in pictures Musicians from Debbie Harry to Joey Ramone have been captured and collated enjoying the summer in a new exhibition at 72 Gallery in New York showing until 22 August. In Summer and Smoke, the photographs on show are designed to ‘snap you out of your summer doldrums’ Continue reading......
09:00 2019-08-07

Fired NYC Ballet dancer claims ex knew about nude pictures A former principal dancer at the New York City Ballet claims his ex-girlfriend — who sued him for allegedly sharing secretly recorded naked photos and videos of her and other ballerinas — agreed to the racy pics and even asked for similar photos from him. Chase Finlay — who along with three other ma...
04:26 2019-06-13

North West Is a Budding Photographer and Kim Kardashian Has the Pictures to Prove It Move over, Annie Leibovitz--North West is picking up her camera. Kim Kardashian's famous 6-year-old firstborn is tackling a new hobby: photography. The reality star shared new snaps......
01:13 2019-07-03

Photographic artist Peter Solness paints with light – in pictures Australian Peter Solness specialises in the photographic technique of light painting, not simply as a visual effect but as a way to reach more deeply to the heart of his subjects. He delves into the Australian landscape, a harsh and often unforgiving environment, to highlight ghost gums and old gnar...
05:52 2019-08-25

Australian Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year 2019 – in pictures A beached fin whale being circled by sharks and eastern grey kangaroos in a snowstorm are among the standout images in the 2019 Australian Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year awards • The Australian Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year 2019 is on at the Powerhouse Museum in Sydney until...
17:00 2019-08-20

Remembering Cameron Boyce: Look Back at the Disney Star's Life in Pictures Cameron Boyce was one of the most beloved and prolific Disney TV stars. The 20-year-old actor died unexpectedly at age 20 in his sleep on Saturday at his Los Angeles home after suffering......
05:52 2019-07-08

Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge – Disney's new theme park in pictures Disneyland has offered a first glimpse of its newest attraction, the Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge theme park. Visitors can build their own droids and lightsabers, interact with aliens and step into the cockpit of an exact copy of the Millennium Falcon. The interactive experience allows a team of six peo...
14:52 2019-05-30

The Treacherous Tales Of The Red Dead Online Player Who Takes Pictures Of Strangers More than half a year after release, Red Dead Online is still mostly what you make of it. As players await fresh content, it’s hard for some not to seethe in envy when they catch a glimpse of, say, Grand Theft Auto Online’s glitzy new casino. One Red Dead player, however, is making his own fun by tu...
02:00 2019-07-24

Sony Pictures shuts down idea ‘Spider-Man’ returning to Marvel universe — at least for now 'For the moment, the door is closed,' said Sony Pictures CEO Tony Vinciquerra on the possibility of partnering up with Disney for another 'Spider-Man' film....
20:13 2019-09-06

London fashion week spring/summer 2020: 20 key shows – in pictures This season saw a heady mix of schedule regulars as well as up-and-coming stars – with a focus on sustainabilitySo hot it hurts: London fashion week in the age of climate activism Continue reading......
19:39 2019-09-17

Noted not-therapist Amy Poehler analyzes Desus and Mero with dirty pictures Before she was America’s weirdo-patriotic TV sweetheart on Parks And Recreation, or America’s just plain weirdo on Saturday Night Live, Amy Poehler was (and remains) one of the world’s best improvisers. (Now is a good time to revisit the Upright Citizens Brigade sketch show for just a little taste o...
16:52 2019-05-21

Millennials posting pet pictures on Instagram could be at risk of fraud and financial scams Spanish bank Santander, in a survey, criticized celebrities for setting a bad example by oversharing online, claiming they were putting "impressionable young followers" at risk....
17:00 2019-07-22

Terrifying trapeze and homeless histories: Edinburgh festival 2019 – in pictures Our photographer hits the ground running to capture highlights, from a journey through Kate Grenville’s The Secret River to a fierce look at power by comedian Lucy McCormick Continue reading......
18:39 2019-08-04

Amazon cowboys: rodeo culture rides high in Brazil – in pictures Along a forest road in the small town of Monte Negro in Rondônia state, just south of the Amazon basin, cowboys from the area’s vast cattle ranches display their talent at a rodeo. In recent years, Monte Negro has expanded as a key cattle town with a strong cowboy culture Continue reading......
12:39 2019-09-10

New York fashion week spring/summer 2020: 10 key shows – in pictures From Jeremy Scott’s neon rock opera and Longchamp’s dawn-to-dusk wardrobe, to Tom Ford’s subway platform extravaganza, the Observer’s fashion editor Jo Jones reports from the shows Continue reading......
20:00 2019-09-12

Delirious Cities: capturing metropolitan life in the 21st century – in pictures In the sixth annual Delirious Cities Summer Open, 23 artists from 14 countries have tried to showcase how the city can be an ever-changing landscape. Inspired by Rem Koolhaas’ 1978 manifesto Delirious New York, the show captures life from America to Angola. Delirious Cities is on view until 29 Augus...
18:00 2019-07-31

Seas rise, hope sinks: Tuvalu's vanishing islands – in pictures One of the world’s most climate-vulnerable countries is already suffering floods, droughts and coral bleachingAll photographs by Sean Gallagher Continue reading......
10:13 2019-05-27

Vivid 2019 brings three weeks of glorious colour to Sydney – in pictures The annual festival opened on Friday and will run until 15 June, bringing together art and technology in brilliant hues, as various installations and sculptures transform the city centre Continue reading......
07:00 2019-05-25

Just Some Pictures, Please: Inside Meghan Markle and Kate Middleton's Different Approaches to Privacy Though they came a decade apart, Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle's introductions to what it really means to join the royal family from the outside have striking similarities. In......
15:26 2019-07-19

Thy name is woman: female Hamlets from Sarah Bernhardt to Cush Jumbo - in pictures Ophelia and Gertrude are the chief female characters in Hamlet but many female actors have taken on the lead role itself including Asta Nielsen, Frances de la Tour and Maxine Peake Continue reading......
14:13 2019-05-29

People in Bahamas taking pictures of Hurricane Dorian urged to take shelter As Hurricane Dorian, the second-strongest Atlantic hurricane since 1950, struck the Bahamas on Sunday as a catastrophic Category 5 storm with 185 mph, authorities gave strong warnings to potential victims....
23:00 2019-09-01

FBI seeks video, pictures as it investigates California dive boat fire The FBI on Tuesday asked the public for video or photos of the Labor Day fire aboard a California dive boat that killed 34 people, saying it was seeking the images as part of its investigation into one of the state's worst maritime disasters....
02:52 2019-09-11

Met chief Cressida Dick: We will keep publishing pictures of the knives we've seized Britain's top police officer has rebuffed calls for her force to stop publishing photos of knives after saying that the public needs to see the scale of the problem affecting the capital....
20:13 2019-09-10

Glorious Goodwood 2019: rain, racing and Jammie Dodgers - in pictures We bring you some of our favourite pictures from five days of thrilling action at one of the highlights of the flat-racing season, set against the magnificent backdrop of the rolling Sussex countryside Continue reading......
17:13 2019-08-03

Thousands watch total solar eclipse from Chile and Argentina – in pictures Thousands gathered across Chile and Argentina to witness the only total solar eclipse for 2019. Northern Chile is known for clear skies and is being turned into a global astronomy hub‘Something supreme’: thousands in Chile and Argentina marvel at total solar eclipse Continue reading......
11:00 2019-07-03

Gabriel Martinelli in pictures: Arsenal unveil summer signing in new adidas kit Gabriel Martinelli is the first Arsenal signing to be unveiled in the Gunners' new adidas kit, with the young Brazilian forward intent on making it big in north London....
18:52 2019-07-02

Sony Pictures CEO says ‘the door is closed’ on a new deal that would bring Spider-Man back to the MCU A few days ago, an insider explained why there was no reason to get excited about rumors surrounding a secret Sony-Disney deal for Spider-Man, as there simply wasn’t any way it could happen as rumors describes. The news that Spider-Man was leaving the MCU came just a few weeks ago, right befor...
00:13 2019-09-07

Snapshot of hope: child refugees share their dreams through Polaroids – in pictures To mark World Refugee Day, Save the Children invited children living in settlements in Jordan, Bangladesh and Uganda to draw their hopes and memories on a portrait of themselves Continue reading......
23:39 2019-06-20

Remembering Kate Spade: Look Back at Her Life in Pictures 1 Year After Death It's been one year since Kate Spade's death. The fashion designer was found unconscious and unresponsive in her New York apartment on Tuesday, June 5, 2018. She was 55 years old.......
17:13 2019-06-05

The Dark Pictures Anthology: Man of Medan review — Save your characters even if they are annoying The Dark Pictures Anthology: Man of Medan is a highly replayable game where you have to try to save all five characters as they roam a ghost ship.Read More...
16:26 2019-08-28

Man Utd vs Astana highlights in pictures: Europa League goals and action at Old Trafford Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has named a mixture of youth and fringe players in Manchester United's starting lineup for their Europa League opener against Astana at Old Trafford....
02:39 2019-09-20

Labour of luxury: the migrant workers who build high-end Shanghai – in pictures Photographer Jonathan Browning pictures Chinese migrant workers in front of advertising billboards for the projects they are helping to construct – office complexes and luxury apartments for the wealthy of Shanghai Continue reading......
16:39 2019-06-18