Glasgow: Demolition of iconic Red Road towers leaves two standing

Dramatic pictures show the moment when a controlled explosion designed to bring down six high rise buildings brought down only four in Glasgow on 11 October, leaving two remaining. As a result of the failed demolition of the two towers, more than 2,500 residents were unable to return home. Oct 12, 2015

Colourful balloons light up the sky for Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta

Dozens of brightly coloured hot air balloons took to the sky on 10 October for the ninth and final day of the 2015 Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta in New Mexico. Several hundred balloons were registered to take part in the nine day event, according to organisers. Oct 11, 2015

Gaza: Israeli strike on Hamas kills Palestinian woman and child

An Israeli air strike on a Hamas target in the Gaza Strip on 11 October brought down a nearby house killing a Palestinian woman and her daughter, hospital officials said, as a wave of violence in the region triggered fears of wider escalation. Oct 11, 2015