Temples and historic sites in Nepal are seriously damaged or completely destroyed following a magnitude 7.9 earthquake that hit the country on Saturday, killing more than 2,000 people.
At least 2,000 demonstrators marched through downtown Baltimore to protest the unexplained death of a black man in police custody but pockets of violence erupted, authorities say.
Kathmandu residents survey the damage after an earthquake devastated the heavily crowded Kathmandu valley, killing at least 1,900 people.
The worst earthquake to hit Nepal in 81 years leaves at least 1,500 people dead, killing dozens in India and causing an avalanche at Mount Everest.
Sabeen Mahmud, one of Pakistan's most outspoken human rights campaigners, has been killed by armed men after giving a talk in Karachi, writes Saira Jaffer.
Mobile phone footage captures the moment a stage collapses during a high school production in the United States.
Protests against rising rents making traditionally poorer areas too expensive for working-class residents are gathering steam - niche left-wing politics or something bigger?
Until today two words have been missing from the general election 2015 campaigning: foreign policy.