September 18 — Inspiration4 crew member Hayley Arceneaux floats in the SpaceX Crew Dragon module above Earth. After three days in space, the first all-civilian crew splashed down off the Florida coast in the US to end the historic mission. 

Picture: SPACEX/REUTERS
Picture: SPACEX/REUTERS

September 19 — Women ride their bikes during an event in Diyarbakir, Turkey to encourage women to use bicycles in daily life. They were also asking the authorities for more bicycle paths to be built.

Picture: SERTAC KAYAR/REUTERS
Picture: SERTAC KAYAR/REUTERS

September 19 — Participants take part in the Equality March, organised by the LGBTQI community in Kiev, Ukraine.

Picture: REUTERS/VALENTYN OGIRENKO
Picture: REUTERS/VALENTYN OGIRENKO

September 19 — People carry an idol of the Hindu god Ganesh, the deity of prosperity, for immersion off the coast of the Arabian Sea on the last day of the Ganesh Chaturthi festival in Mumbai, India.

Picture: REUTERS/FRANCIS MASCARENHAS
Picture: REUTERS/FRANCIS MASCARENHAS

September 20 — Lava flows behind houses after the eruption of a volcano in the Cumbre Vieja national park on the island of La Palma in the Canary Islands. Lava from the first volcanic eruption in 50 years forced the evacuation of 5,500 people and destroyed about 100 houses. 

Picture: REUTERS/BORJA SUAREZ
Picture: REUTERS/BORJA SUAREZ

September 20 — A worker puts up a billboard of Olaf Scholz, the centre-left Social Democratic Party’s candidate for chancellor, in Bonn, on Monday. Scholz has cemented his lead in the race to succeed German Chancellor Angela Merkel in elections on September 26.

Picture: WOLFGANG RATTAY/REUTERS
Picture: WOLFGANG RATTAY/REUTERS

September 21 — Haitian migrants sit in their shelters in a makeshift camp along the International Bridge, in Del Rio, Texas, the US, as they wait to be processed by border patrol officials.

Picture: REUTERS/ADREES LATIF
Picture: REUTERS/ADREES LATIF

September 21 — The seats reserved for Israel’s delegation sit empty as US President Joe Biden speaks about Israel and Palestinians at the UN General Assembly in New York, the US.

Picture: REUTERS/EDUARDO MUNOZ
Picture: REUTERS/EDUARDO MUNOZ

September 21 — A woman with a themed hat attends the Chelsea Flower Show, delayed from its usual spring dates because of lockdown restrictions due to the Covid-19 pandemic, in London,  Britain.

Picture: REUTERS/TOBY MELVILLE
Picture: REUTERS/TOBY MELVILLE

September 21 — Protesters march through Melbourne after the state government announced a construction shutdown for two weeks amid disruptions by right-wing groups and anti-vaxxers  in Melbourne, Australia.

Picture: ASANKA RATNAYAKE/GETTY IMAGES
Picture: ASANKA RATNAYAKE/GETTY IMAGES

September 22 — A senior official of the Johannesburg Metropolitan Police Department lays a wreath on Wednesday during a ceremony at the place were Joburg mayor Jolidee Matongo died in an accident on Saturday on the Golden Highway in Lenasia South.

Picture: ANTONIO MUCHAVE
Picture: ANTONIO MUCHAVE

September 22 — Authorities burn seized rhino horns at an event to mark World Rhino Day, in Bokakhat near Kaziranga National Park in the northeastern state of Assam, India.

Picture: REUTERS/ANUWAR HAZARIKA
Picture: REUTERS/ANUWAR HAZARIKA

September 22 — Xantheia Pennisi of Australia dives from the 21m platform during the final competition day of the fifth stop of the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series at Polignano a Mare, Italy. 

Picture: DEAN TREML/RED BULL VIA GETTY IMAGES
Picture: DEAN TREML/RED BULL VIA GETTY IMAGES
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