S. Korea president arrives at Beijing for V-day parade
South Korean President Park Geun-hye (C) arrives at the Beijing Capital International Airport in Beijing, capital of China, Sept. 2, 2015, to attend events commemorating the 70th anniversary of the victory in the Chinese People's War of Resistance Against Japanese Aggression and the World Anti-Fascist War.
Fire in Paris suburbs leaves eight dead
Firefighter battle flames during a fire at an apartment building in the north of Paris early on September 2, 2015. A fire in an apartment building in northern Paris early on September 2 that killed eight people, including two children, might have been started intentionally, officials said.
Chinese tourists help with Australia's tourism boom
A tourist takes a 'selfie' in front of the Sydney Opera House on September 2, 2015, as data showed a boom in cashed-up visitors from China and India has helped Australia to its strongest tourism year since the Sydney Olympics, with more than Aus$33 billion (US$23.1 billion) pumped into the economy. The government-run Tourism Research Australia's International Visitor Survey showed that seven percent more people made the trip in the year to June 30 to reach a new high of 6.6 million -- the best since the hugely successful Games were held in 2000.
Who needs an umbrella?
People visit the Rain Room, an installation at Yuz Museum, in Shanghai yesterday. The installation creates a field of falling water that stops in the area where people walk through, allowing them to remain dry.