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The amazing moment of total solar eclipse. This is the 'diamond ring' captured by @nasa. It was the first total solar eclipse to cross the US from coast to coast in almost a century. #solareclipse #eclipse #moon #sun
Big Ben has fallen silent for major repair work expected to last until 2021. The midday bongs were the last regular chimes from the famous bell until the repairs to its tower are complete. It will still be used for special occasions, including New Year's Eve and Remembrance Sunday. There were cheers and applause from a crowd of tourists and onlookers on the green opposite as the final chime rang out.
The decision to switch it off to protect workers' hearing has sparked a debate about the length of time it will be silent, with MPs not being told it would be four years, the longest period in its history.  PHOTOS: EPA/AFP/Getty Images 
#BBCSnapshot #photography #bigben #belltower #clock #repairs #London
This supportive dad got a tattoo to match a brain shunt that is fitted in his daughter's head. Ten-year-old Briar says she doesn't feel lonely anymore. Briar was born with a rare condition called Goldenhar Syndrome. Her dad, Gareth, also has a tattoo of a cochlear implant to match Briar's real one. @bham_childrens #dadsofinstagram #goldenharsyndrome #inspiration #bbcnews #goldenhar
A seven-year-old boy with dual British-Australian nationality was killed in the Barcelona terror attack, Catalan police have confirmed. Julian Cadman was one of 13 people killed when a van ploughed into crowds on Barcelona's Las Ramblas on Thursday. His family say they will "remember his smiles and hold his memory dear to our hearts". #barcelona  #spain #barcelonaattack
Meet Osas and Wisdom - two Nigerian immigrants who are helping to clean up Rome. They travelled to Italy with no money and instead of begging, they volunteered to tidy up the city's streets. #rome #italy #volunteer #inspiration
The right-wing "Free Speech Rally" in Boston was outnumbered by tens of thousands of anti-racism protesters who hit the streets of the US city. There had been fears of violence just a week after clashes in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Instead, a small crowd at the rally was met by up to 30,000 counter-protesters, with many wearing stickers of #HeatherHeyer. She died last week when a car was driven into a crowd of people protesting at a far-right rally in Charlottesville.

The "Free Speech Rally" disbanded early, with the participants escorted away by police. PHOTO: SCOTT EISEN/GETTY IMAGES

#freespeechrally #bostonresist #boston
Keepers at Singapore's Jurong Bird Park have found an unusual way to protect a baby flamingo's feet during his daily walks. He's been given handmade blue booties to cover them while taking a stroll on hot concrete surfaces. #flamingo #jurongbirdpark #singapore #blueshoes
Legendary entertainer and British TV Star Sir Bruce Forsyth has died at the age of 89. His career has spanned more than 75 years. Known for his catchphrases such as "Didn't he do well?", "Nice to see you, to see you...nice" and "Keeeeeep dancin'!". He presented top UK shows such as the Generation Game, Strictly Come Dancing, Play Your Cards Right and The Price is Right. 
#sirbruce #sirbruceforsyth #bbcnews #strictlycomedancing #talent #thegenerationgame #gameshows  #television #televisionpresenter #entertainment
"We Are Not Afraid." - Spontaneous applause and chants broke out at the end of a minute's silence in Barcelona. "No Tinc Por" is a Catalan phrase meaning "I am not afraid". Fourteen people are now known to have died in the attacks on Barcelona and the village of Cambrils - the latest to hit Europe. King Felipe VI, Spain's prime minister Mariano Rajoy and thousands of people gathered in Plaça de Catalunya today to honour the victims. The people of Spain are observing three days of mourning. 
#notincpor #barcelona #prayforbarcelona #cambrils #spain #ramblas #españa #TodosSomosCataluña #allofuscatalonia
People have been gathering at the Las Ramblas in Barcelona where a van crashed into crowds killing 13 people.
A minute's silence in memory of the victims of the attacks was held across the country. Crowds, joined by King Felipe VI, gathered with Catalan flags at the top of Las Ramblas to pay tribute. Loud applause followed the silence for several minutes.  PHOTO:  REUTERS/Sergio Perez.  BBCSnapshot #Barcelona #BarcelonaAttacks #LasRamblas #Spainishattacks #Spain #silence #tributes
People comfort each other in Barcelona after a van ploughed into a crowd on Las Ramblas. The attack has killed at least 13 people and injured several others. The driver deliberately rammed his vehicle into pedestrians on Barcelona's most popular street. Police are treating it as a terrorist attack. The head of the Catalan region said two people had been arrested. (Photo Credit: AFP/Getty images) #barcelona #prayforbarcelona
Why are these dogs blue? Animal rights campaigners say they know why some of Mumbai's stray dogs have suddenly gone blue. #mumbai #bluedog #dog #dogs #dye #water #pollution #india #instadog #doggo #dogsofinstagram