A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken during the past week.
Scot Fiona Krüger has carved out a niche in the conservative world of Swiss watchmaking.
Before she met Prince Harry, Meghan Markle had the foundations of a promising business in the fast-growing online wellness world.
An inflatable duck, a major scientific step and a sleepy polar bear. All that and more this week.
But England still has one of the highest rates of the disease in Western Europe.
From working in a local garage to life on the super-fast, high-pressure world of F1.
Charity Shelter said single parents were bearing the brunt of the housing crisis.
A charity is trying to change the way that hospitals deal with homeless people.
More than 100 England fans are arrested by police over two days in the build-up to the national team’s match against the Netherlands.
The government is planning a “crackdown” on hidden fees charged by airports, reports the Times.
Head coach Alex McLeish urges patience after watching his new-look Scotland side lose 1-0 at home to Costa Rica.
Marco Urena scores the only goal as Costa Rica ruin Alex McLeish’s return as Scotland manager.
Jesse Lingard’s second-half goal gives a new-look England side victory over the Netherlands in a friendly in Amsterdam
The gendarme was hailed a hero after taking the place of a hostage in a supermarket siege in France.
The Communication Workers’ Union says the two main issues are that the proposed changes will be made without consultation and some of them will be in violation of the broadcaster’s mandate.
The Suidlanders say they launched an extensive awareness campaign in the US last year, leading to more international awareness of the “plight” of white South Africans.
The UK information commissioner wants access to records and data at the London-based company.
The BBC’s security correspondent Gordon Corera has spent a day in the military’s chemicals headquarters.
The National Union of Mineworkers wants the government to investigate after 79 miners were stuck underground for at least five hours at Sibanye-Stillwater’s Kloof operations.
Labour leader removes Owen Smith from shadow cabinet after he called for a second EU referendum.
The Greatest Showman soundtrack spends 11 weeks in a row at UK number one – the same as Adele’s 21.