Crowds turned out to watch the celebrations of Malaysia's 58th National Day at Merdeka Square in Kuala Lumpur.
Coca-Cola plans to invest $4 billion over the next three years in China. Since 1979 the firm has invested $9 billion in China, which is its third largest market by volume, and considered critically important to the future growth of the company.
Slum child at Mohammadpur slum in Dhaka, make up more than half the populations of the city slum. They face hardships that includes hunger, poor access to clean water, poor health care, and insufficient education.
The American Embassy in Bangladesh hosted a cricket match between the physically challenged to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Americans with disability act. Bangladesh's cricketer Mahmudullah attended the game along with Marcia Bernicat.
Anti-Dilma protestors attach to the cable-stayed bridge in São Paulo known as ponte Estaiada, a giant balloon depicting former president Lula da Silva in prison stripes. Lula has been criticised for his support of the current president Dilma Rousseff
Demonstrators supporting the Mapuche community were faced by a counter-demonstration by those who support truckers in the Araucania region. Both groups rallied in the Plaza de la Constitucion and several violent incidents were reported.
Thousands of people pelt a hooded man dressed as an harlequin or Cipotegato with tomatoes marking the start of the main festivities of Tarazona town near Zaragoza, Spain. This year chosen Cipotegato is Carlos Vijuesca.
A mass rally was held in Mexico City 11 months after 43 Ayotzinapa students disappeared. Amongst those taking part were National Union of Education Workers and others from the Ministry of Health.
Student activists Joshua Wong Chi-fung, Nathan Law Kwun Chung and Alex Chow Yong-Kang arrived at the Hong Kong police headquarters to report themselves after they were formally charged for unlawful assembly offenses in 2014.
More than 20,000 people hurl 150 tons of ripped tomatoes at each other covering the streets in red during the world's biggest tomato fight held annually in the Spanish Mediterranean town Buñol, near Valencia, Spain.