A look at the best news photos from around the world.
Nadine Mueller of Germany competes to win the bronze medal in the women's discus throw final during the 15th IAAF World Championships at the National Stadium in Beijing, China.
This picture, released by Australia's national science agency, shows a micro-sensor glued onto the back of a honey bee to understand the key reasons driving a worldwide population decline of bees.
The wife of Laxman Neupane, one of the police officers killed in clashes in western Nepal, mourns after his body was brought to Kathmandu. Ethnic protesters, demanding statehood, attacked police with spears and knives in Tikapur, 400 kilometers (250 miles) west of the capital.
Tens of thousands of protesters from Gujarat’s Patel community participate in a rally in Ahmadabad, India, demanding affirmative action for better access to education and employment.