14 September 2012
Last updated at 11:32
Guatemala has evacuated thousands of people after the Fuego volcano started spewing ash and lava. Volcanologists said powerful eruptions were catapulting burning rocks as high as 1,000m (3,300ft) above the crater and lava was flowing down its slopes.
Singer Lady Gaga arrives at a product launch event at the Guggenheim Museum in New York. The black tie masquerade featured a performance art piece, Sleeping with Gaga.
A protester picks up a tear gas canister which was thrown by riot police during clashes by the US embassy, near Tahrir Square in Cairo, Egypt.
Workers clean at the Stolthaven chemical holding and transfer facility in Plaquemines Parish near New Orleans. A company report suggests that toxic chemicals may have been released from the facility during Hurricane Issac.
Striking US school teachers and their supporters march down Michigan Avenue in Chicago, Illinois.
A severely malnourished boy sleeps near his mother at a Medecins Sans Frontieres therapeutic feeding facility in Yida refugee camp, Yida, South Sudan. The camp is home to thousands of people who have fled recent fighting in Sudan's Southern Kordofan state.
Men take shelter under a foot bridge in a park during a rain shower in Delhi. India's monsoon rains were 31% above average for this time of year.
An artist of the French art company Cie entre Terre et Ciel performs in Bucharest, Romania, during a street theatre festival that will last for three days.
A model showcases designs by Antoni Alison on day one of London Fashion Week at the Courtyard Show Space, Somerset House, London.
Villagers work at a dump near the Sabal Hill copper mine project in Monywa in northern Sagaing division, Burma. Hundreds of villagers have been protesting for weeks over alleged land grabbing and fears of environmental pollution from a copper mine.