21 June 2012
Last updated at 12:39
Thousands of people gather at Stonehenge in England to celebrate the summer solstice under overcast skies. Wiltshire Police said despite the rain it had been a "positive experience" for most revellers.
At least six people were killed when an Indonesian airforce plane crashed into a housing complex in the east of the capital, Jakarta.
Current world series champion, Gary Hunt of Great Britain, dives ahead of the first round of the 2012 Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series in Bonafacio, Corsica, France.
High-rope walker Nik Wallenda and his family perform at the Opera House at Silver Dollar City in Branson, Missouri. On 15 June Wallenda successful walked across Niagara Falls.
A porter loads baskets used to carry vegetables and fruit on top of a bus near a market in Kathmandu.
An installation of 857 empty school desks, representing the number of students nationwide who are dropping out every hour of every school day, is on display at the National Mall in Washington, DC. The installation was presented by not-for-profit organisation College Board who call upon the presidential candidates to make education a more prominent issue.
A man walks near an election poster featuring candidates running for election to Libya's National Congress, in Benghazi.
A worker checks benches in the Grandstand on Ladies' Day at Royal Ascot. Ladies' Day is traditionally the fashion highlight of the five-day race meeting.