26 September 2012
Last updated at 11:14
Leader of the Liberal Democrats Nick Clegg and his wife Miriam visit Brighton Aldridge Community Academy during their party's annual conference. In his speech Mr Clegg will announce that secondary schools in England are to receive an extra £500 to help every pupil arriving in Year 7 having slipped behind in English and maths at primary school.
Young children collect waste at a landfill in Managu, Nicaragua, where recent statistics show that 13% of children between the ages of five and 17 are forced to work.
A relative is comforted in Monterrey, Mexico, after unknown assailants attacked three men in a drive-by shooting killing one and leaving the other two severely injured.
Aaron Martin, 17, braves the foam on Marsden beach near South Shields as storms hit parts of the UK. More than 75 warnings were in place, mainly in the north of England.
Spanish police clash with protesters in Neptuno Square where media reported that at least 20 people had been arrested and more than a dozen injured. The protesters dispersed after MPs left the building.
On the outskirts of Beijing a woman sits on a pile of corn as she removes the husks. Some analysts expect US corn stocks to have fallen to their lowest level in eight years and in August, China said it would release corn and rice from state reserves to help tame inflation and reduce imports.
Samantha Stosur of Australia in action against Dominika Cibulkova of Slovakia during day four of the Toray Pan Pacific Open at Ariake Colosseum, Japan.
Atlanta Braves' Freddie Freeman gets a shower from Eric Hinske after hitting a two-run home run in the ninth innings to give the Braves a 4-3 win over the Miami Marlins in a baseball match in Atlanta.
A painting by French impressionist Pierre-Auguste Renoir which was recently discovered at a Virginia flea market shows a scene along the River Seine and is expected to sell for up to $100,000 (£62,000) at auction.