Heavy seas and waves crash over the seafront promenade at Seaburn on Thursday. The UK Environment Agency has issued flood warnings for low lying roads and coastal land along the northeast coastline.
Indian workers climb high-tension power cables without safety equipment in New Delhi. A blistering heatwave has caused massive power cuts and water shortages across much of north and western India, with some people taking to the streets to express their anger with the government.
A small girl drinks water from a steel cup as her parents construct a pavement in New Delhi, India, on Wednesday. The capital is reeling under a heat wave with temperatures touching 40.8 degrees