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Show of hands Pupils greet Theresa May, the UK prime minister, during a visit to Dunraven primary school in Streatham, south London

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Red alert Chilli peppers put out to dry colour the countryside around Yongning in Fujian province, south-east China, in an aerial photograph

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Homeless A Rohingya refugee shelters at a camp near Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh, after her village in Buthidaung, Myanmar, was razed to the ground

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Direct action Supporters of Raila Odinga vent their anger in Kisumu, Kenya, after the opposition leader withdrew from the presidential election

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Burnt out The Coffey Park neighbourhood of Santa Rosa was reduced to rubble and ash by the wildfires that have devastated parts of California

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Holding the baby Nicola Sturgeon, Scotland’s first minister, visits a crèche at the Scottish National party conference in Glasgow

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Long wait Liberians queue to vote in Monrovia, the capital, in the west African country’s first democratic transition of power in more than 70 years

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Putin’s pooch Vladimir Putin, Russia’s president, appreciates the gift of a shepherd dog puppy from Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, his Turkmenistan counterpart

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Flash point Lightning strikes the Cerro de las Tres Cruces west of Cali, Colombia

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School trip Pupils greet Kim Jong Un, the North Korean leader, during a visit to the Mangyongdae Revolutionary School in Pyongyang

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Border control Bangladeshi officials watch Rohingya refugees cross from Myanmar in search of safety and shelter in Palang Khali, Cox’s Bazar

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Campaign treat Shinzo Abe, Japan’s prime minister and leader of the ruling Liberal Democratic party, enjoys some apple during a rally in Fukushima

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Volcanic blast Ash spews from the crater of Mount Shinmoedake in Kirishima, Kagoshima, Japan

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At ease Troops of Spain’s Royal Guard relax before a parade to mark national day in central Madrid

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Selfie M’lud High Court judges attend a valediction for Mr Justice Bodey, one of the most senior family court judges in England and Wales, at the Royal Courts of Justice in London

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