Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge's new-born baby boy seen in a car seat outside the Lindo Wing of St Mary's Hospital in London.
A man lights a candle at the Basilica and National Sanctuary of Our Lady of Aparecida, which will be visited by Pope Francis Wednesday- in Aparecida, Sao Paulo state, Brazil.
In a picture taken with an underwater camera Singapore's synchronised swimming team compete in the team free preliminary round during the synchronised swimming competition in the FINA World Championships at the Palau Sant Jordi in Barcelona.
A model presents a creation by Colombian designer Francesca Miranda during the Colombiamoda fashion show in Medellin, Antioquia department, Colombia.
Bayern Munich's Spanish head coach Pep Guardiola arrives for the team presentation of German football club Bayern Munich in the arena in Munich, southern Germany.
Survivors building a tent for temporary housing on a clearing after their homes were damaged in the earthquake in the township of Majiagou in Minxian county in Dingxi, in northwest China's Gansu province.
China's Qin Kai and He Chong compete in the men's 3-metre synchro springboard preliminary diving event in the FINA World Championships at the Piscina Municipal de Montjuic in Barcelona. Qin and He won gold.
A Nepalese Muslim man prays during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan at the Jame Mosque in Kathmandu.
An elephant gets a shower at the La Fleche zoo, western France. Keepers at the zoo prepare cold treats for animals to give them respite from the hot weather.
A white lion refreshes with a giant chicken flavoured ice cube at the La Fleche zoo, western France. Keepers at the zoo prepare cold treats for animals to give them respite from the hot weather.
A villager catches a chicken offering thrown by Tengger tribe devotees belonging to Indonesia's Hindu minority to the active crater of Mount Bromo volcano in East Java province, during the annual Kasada ceremony.
A Palestinian man prepares water pipes as the sun sets over the Gaza Strip, ending a day of fasting during the holy Muslim month of Ramadan.
Compelling images from around the world on Wednesday