A selection of images from around the world, taken over the past 24 hours.
Hundreds of people are feared to have drowned after a boat carrying up to 700 migrants capsizes in the Mediterranean Sea, the Italian coastguard says.
Why did an East German writer move to an English coastal town?
How the first selfie stick was mocked as a 'useless invention'
Breathing poison in the world's most polluted city
Tibetan couple's wedding snaps captivate China
Some of the best reads from the BBC News website this week
The week's big numbers, visualised
Why it's better to look to artists than politicians for life's answers
And other trends of the week in 60 seconds
England's most successful bowler is not who you might think