Brazil unfurled a vast canvas celebrating its rainforest and the creative energy of its wildly diverse population in welcoming the world on Friday to the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, all to the pounding beat of samba, bossa nova and funk.
Orlando Bloom has become the latest high-profile figure to be placed at the centre of privacy debate after nude photographs of him were published by tabloids and shared across social media.
With a little bit of chaos and a last-minute sprint on preparations, Rio de Janeiro was ready on Friday to revel in a moment seven years in the making: the opening of the Olympic Games.
The summer is in full swing in France but beneath the surface there is growing anxiety.
With every new terror attack, French citizens stoically declare that "life goes on", but despite this show of defiance, a creeping anxiety has taken hold of society.
A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman was killed and five injured in a knife attack in Russell Square, central London.
In 1939, the producers of Gone with the Wind had to fight for the inclusion of Rhett Butler’s famous line, “Frankly my dear, I don’t give a damn.” And it’s been downhill ever since.
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