27 September 2012
Last updated at 12:03
A model wears a creation by British fashion designer Gareth Pugh for a spring/summer 2013 ready-to-wear collection during Fashion Week in Paris.
Another painting of Mona Lisa, attributed to Leonardo da Vinci, is displayed during a preview presentation in a vault in Onex near Geneva. The Mona Lisa Foundation, a non-profit organisation based in Zurich, says historical, comparative and scientific evidence suggests it is a version made 10 years prior to the famous La Giaconda on display at The Louvre in Paris.
Whitesville Elementary School students, wearing stick-on milk moustaches, stretch to try and pet a week-old calf outside the school as a part of their celebration of the 13th annual World School Milk Day in Owensboro, Kentucky.
Venezuela's opposition presidential candidate Henrique Capriles greets supporters during a campaign rally in Maracay, west of Caracas.
A protester runs from riot police during a general strike in Athens. Dozens were arrested during the one-day strike against planned spending cuts of 11.5bn euros ($15bn; £9bn).
Neymar of Brazilian side Santos holds the Recopa Sudamericana trophy alongside his team-mates after victory in their match against Universidad de Chile at the Pacaembu stadium in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
A visitor looks at Antony Gormley's Silence, at the AKA Peace exhibition at the Institute for Contemporary Art (ICA) in central London. Bran Symondson, a former soldier, conceived the AKA Peace project, in which artists turn decommissioned AK47 assault rifles into works of art.
Base jumper Anton Chervyakov from Russia leaps from the top of the 421m Kuala Lumpur Tower during the International Tower Jump. Professional base jumpers from 18 countries are taking part in the annual event.
A boy poses with a mask after performing at the Indra Jatra festival in Kathmandu. The annual festival, named after Indra, the god of rain and heaven, is celebrated by rejoicing, singing, dancing and feasting in Kathmandu Valley to mark the end of monsoon season.
A rebel fighter carrying a rocket-propelled grenade runs across open ground under heavy tank fire by Syrian government forces during an intense battle at the al-Arqub neighbourhood of Aleppo.