Rio Olympics: Day 4

Aug 9, 2016
2016 Rio Olympics – Artistic Gymnastics – Women’s Team Victory Ceremony     Canoe Slalom – Men’s Canoe Single (C1) Final   Cousins of Brazilian judoka Rafa...

RIO OLYMPICS: DAY 3

Aug 8, 2016
Rafaela Silva of Brazil celebrates after winning gold in the 57 kg women’s judo. Photographer Kai Pfaffenbach Location RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil  ...

Shooting Olympic history

Aug 8, 2016
  Reuters photographers look back on their favorite pictures from past Olympics where they captured the action on the ground as well as the participants’ tears and joy that followed.  ...

PLAYING BEACH VOLLEYBALL IN A HIJAB

Aug 7, 2016
Doaa Elghobashy of Egypt and Kira Walkenhorst of Germany compete. Egypt’s Doaa Elghobashy, 19, competing in her first Olympics, has achieved widespread internet fame for wearing a hijab against ...

A death in Manila

Aug 1, 2016
When the image of Jennelyn Olaires weeping as she cradled the body of her slain husband went viral in the Philippines, President Rodrigo Duterte called it melodramatic.  ...

Picture of the Day

Aug 1, 2016
  A tank’s barrel is seen on the course of the Tank Biathlon competition during the International Army Games 2016 in Alabino, outside Moscow, Russia, July 30, 2016   Photographer MAXIM...

Hinkley Point: Theresa May’s China calculus

Aug 1, 2016
    In explaining its shock decision to delay the deal on Hinkley Point, the government said it needed time to consider all components of the deal, but speculation is growing that China ques...