A selection of images from around the world, taken over the past 24 hours.
Figures suggest the Republic of Ireland has voted to legalise same-sex marriage in a historic referendum.
The strange day my father saved Harold Wilson’s life
The South Korean who liberated the country's housewives
The element that made the modern era gleam
Where is the solar 'capital' of the UK?
Does a death sentence always mean death?
Why did Nasa take advice from Tom Cruise?
The Afghans who have made Kolkata their home
The "friendly" mother of six who killed herself in a hotel
Can you reduce sugar in food without anyone noticing?