6 August 2012
Last updated at 11:45
A woman takes part in a candlelit vigil for the victims of a shooting at a Sikh temple near Milwaukee in the United States. An unidentified gunman killed seven people in a rampage. The suspect was killed outside the temple in a shootout with police.
The United States Navy Blue Angels perform at the Seafair Airshow in Seattle.
Women dance and sing in welcome during the visit of US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton to the Lumbadzi Milk Bulking Group, a food security program in Lilongwe, Malawi.
Crew members stand in the pits during a downpour that shortened the NASCAR Sprint Cup series race at Pocono Raceway in Long Pond, Pennsylvania, United States.
Usain Bolt of Jamaica crosses the finish line to win the Men's 100m Final on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium in London. The 25-year-old Jamaican won in an Olympic record time of 9.63 seconds.
Japan marked the 67th anniversary of the atomic bomb attack on Hiroshima in an annual ceremony. Tens of thousands of people attended the event, amid growing anti-nuclear sentiment and protests around the country.
The US space agency has just landed a huge new robot rover on Mars. The mission has even already sent its first low-resolution images - showing the rover's wheel and its shadow, through a dust-covered lens cap that has yet to be removed.
Military academy cadets carry a statue of the Divino Salvador del Mundo during the Fiestas Agostinas in San Salvador, the capital of El Salvador. The festival, which runs 1-6 August, is held to honour the patron saint of San Salvador.
An Indian soldier takes the measurements of a candidate during a physical fitness test at an army recruitment rally at Khasa.
An early morning flight of hot air balloons starts the four-day Bristol International Balloon Fiesta . Now in its 34th year, the fiesta is Europe's largest annual hot air balloon event.