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Alpha jets from the Patrouille de France fly in an ‘Eiffel Tower’ formation over the Champs Elysees at the start of the traditional Bastille Day military parade in Paris, France
People visit Myanmar‘s landmark Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon. Around 89 percent of the population in Myanmar practice Buddhism, with the rest divided among Christians and Muslims
A baby is baptised during a mass baptism ceremony at the Holy Trinity Cathedral in Tbilisi, Georgia
A Picador falls as his horse is being charged by a Victoriano del Rio Cortes’s bull, during the San Fermin Festival, in Pamplona, Spain
Riders are seen in silhouette as they cycle through the countryside on the Tour de France cycling race 162.5 km Stage 11 from Carcassone to Montpellier on Wednesday
A Mongolian man controls his horse during the Mongolian summer festival known as Naadam on the outskirts of Ulan Bator on Wednesday
An Indian paramilitary officer stands guard during a curfew in Srinagar, the summer capital of Indian Kashmir
Larry, the 10 Downing Street cat, sits on the step outside the door of number 10 Downing Street in London. British Prime Minister David Cameron is leaving his official 10 Downing Street on Wednesday to make way for Theresa May, but one resident is staying put: Larry the cat. Larry has been stalking the corridors of power since 2011, when he was brought into the prime minister’s office to handle pest control affairs.
A young Palestinian boy takes part in a military-style exercise at a summer camp organised by the Islamic Jihad Movement in Khan Younis in the southern Gaza Strip
A street vendor is seen pulling his cart packed with stuffed animals along a street in Shanghai. China’s growth slipped to a new seven-year low of 6.6 percent in the second quarter, according to a survey of economists by AFP, despite government efforts to spur activity in the world’s second-largest economy
Solar Impulse 2, a solar powered plane piloted by Swiss aviator Andre Borschberg, is seen as it prepares to land while the ground crew follow on bicycles at Cairo Airport, Egypt on Wednesday.
Mount Bromo spews ashes into the air during a volcanic eruption in Indonesia’s East Java province. The volcano spewed a column of ash by up to 1,200 meters into the sky
A Kashmiri Muslim protester throws stones at Indian troops as others shout pro freedom slogans in Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir, on Tuesday.
South Korean policemen detain a member of a part-time employment union during a rally against the government’s labour policy in Seoul, South Korea, on Tuesday.
Britain’s Prime Minister, David Cameron leaves through a rear entrance after a cabinet meeting at number 10 Downing Street, in central London, on Tuesday
A member of the Twelfth of July Orange Order parade is seen putting on a medal during a march through Crumlin Road in Belfast, Northern Ireland
A Sadhu or a Hindu holy man performs yoga in a pond during the religious festival of “Kharchi Puja” at Khayerpur on the outskirts of Agartala, India