Hundreds of thousands left homeless by Pakistan floods
Pakistani supporters of cricketer-turned politician Imran Khan and Canadian cleric Tahir ul Qadri clash with riot police amidst teargas during an anti-government protest in Islamabad on September 1, 2014. Hundreds of protesters trying to topple Pakistan’s government briefly seized the state broadcaster on September 1, intensifying the political crisis gripping the nuclear-armed nation. Deadly clashes since the weekend have raised the spectre of military intervention which gained ground after one disillusioned opposition leader said the protesters were acting according to a plan devised by the army.
Indian villagers use a bamboo structure to traverse floodwater in a village in Morigaon district of northeastern Assam state, India. The death toll from three days of flooding and torrential rain in Nepal and India rose to more than 180 people as relief teams sent food, tents and medicine to prevent any outbreaks of disease.
A lemon shark bears its razor sharp teeth just moments before devouring fish bait off Jupiter, Florida. Wildlife photographer John Chapa, 41, has taken jaw-dropping images while swimming just inches away from sharks. For a fee of $100, John dives with brave tourists and captures the up close and personal experiences they have while feeding sharks.