William Gedney’s photographs of India capture public intimacy between men in Benares.
Image copyright Getty Images Image caption There were six coronaviruses known to infect people before the latest discovery The number of people already infected by the mystery virus emerging in China is far greater than official figures suggest, scientists have told the BBC. There have been 45 laboratory-confirmed cases of the new virus, but UK […]
Image copyright CBP/Reuters Image caption The sophisticated tunnel had a rail track US officials say they have discovered the longest smuggling tunnel ever found on the border with Mexico. Stretching for 4,309ft (1,313m), the tunnel had a lift, rail track, drainage and air ventilation systems, and high voltage electrical cables. The passageway connected an industrial […]
Image copyright Alpine Guides Image caption The view of Mount Cook over the past days vs on a clear day Smoke from huge bushfires in Australia is drifting as far away as New Zealand, 2,000km (1,200 miles) away, leading to haze and a burnt smell in the air. Australia is grappling with bushfire crisis fuelled […]