Celebrations are beginning to mark the beginning of 2014, with Auckland in New Zealand ringing in the new year at 11:00 GMT on Tuesday.
Other cities globally are also planning big displays, with Dubai attempting a world record for the largest display. READ MORE Continue reading New year Celebrations Begin to Welcome 2014
Revellers take part in the battle of ‘Enfarinats,’ a flour fight in celebration of the Els Enfarinats Festival on December 28, 2013 in Ibi, Spain. Citizens of Ibi annually celebrate the festival with a battle using flour, eggs and firecrackers. The battle takes place between a group of married men called ‘Els Enfarinats’ that takes the control of the village for one day, pronouncing a whole host of ridiculous laws and fining the citizens that infringe them, and another group called ‘La Oposicio,’ which tries to restore order. READ MORE Continue reading Spain Celebrates Els Enfarinats Festival with a Battle of Flour and Eggs
News events in Africa from 2013 told through a series of pictures. VIEW HERE Continue reading In pictures: Focus on Africa in 2013
A nine-year-old boy from the United States has become the younger person to reach the summit of Aconcagua, the highest mountain in the Americas. READ MORE Continue reading Nine-year-old US boy Climbs Aconcagua Peak in Argentina