Gene Wilder: a life in pictures

Gene Wilder was best known for his portrayal of Willy Wonka and his collaboration with Richard Pryor, he also directed films and turned to writing Read more: https://www.theguardian.com/film/gallery/2016/aug/29/gene-wilder-life-in-pictures

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Turkey-allied Syrian rebels clash with Kurdish-led forces

One Turkish soldier killed and three wounded in escalation of conflict, says Turkeys official news agency One Turkish soldier was killed and three wounded in a Kurdish rocket attack in Jarablus, Syria, according to Turkeys…


Aftermath of Italy’s devastating earthquake in pictures

A day after the 6.2-magnitude earthquake struck in central Italy rescuers sift through collapsed masonry in the search for survivors, but their grim mission is clouded by uncertainty about exactly how many people had been…


Dancing in the streets: William Claxton’s jazz life in pictures

In 1960, photographer William Claxton and German musicologist Joachim Berendt travelled the United States from Greenwich Village to Chicago and California, hot the heels of a musical phenomenon Read more: https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/gallery/2016/aug/25/jazzlife-william-claxtons-jazz-life-in-pictures