More than a million residents were forced to flee their homes.
What was supposed to be a diving lesson ended in the saving of a shark, who had plastic netting stuck in its mouth.
Watch: Held in the Ladakh region in northern India on August 19, the extreme sports enthusiasts had to navigate their way through the 14 kilometres of waters.
Watch: The first black African to become UN secretary-general died at age 80.
Watch: The five-day festival ends August 25.
Watch: Korean families who have been separated for more than 60 years, were briefly reunited at a banquet.
The meteor was travelling over 86,400 kilometres per hour as it lit up the sky
Watch: The event saw canines enjoy free 'pupuccinos' and a bag of 'PUPcorn'.
As many as 3,000 kite enthusiasts flocked to see kites of all shapes and sizes take to the skies
WATCH: The Spanish King arrived in the city to pay tribute to those who lost their lives in the Barcelona terror attack one year ago.
WATCH: Their number rose from a meagre 300 nests in 1978, when the marine conservation program began, to 1100 in 2017.
WATCH: Isaac Hou became famous in Taiwan's capital for using a giant spinning hoop during his gymnastic street shows.
WATCH: The president of the park hopes that the enterprise will draw attention to the need to look after the environment.
From anti-bullfighting protests ahead of Pamplona's famed San Fermin festival to rotavator racing, Euronews brings you the No Comments of the week.
Spectacular shows are theme of this week's collection of news images.
A Thai water-throwing festival, a show of Russian military skills and the UK's bizarre wife-carrying competition were all on the cards this week in Euronews' No Comment programme.
Earlier this month, Choochart Supkerd, 63, graduated from a school for the elderly that started last year in Ayutthaya Province, north of Bangkok. It was for him one of the most important and memorable days of his life.
Pope Francis meets drivers of Formula E. The Pontiff also met the Chief Executive of the Formula E series, Alejandro Agag.
A wild day of stormy weather produced two confirmed tornadoes in and around Fort Lauderdale on Tuesday.