A selection of powerful news photographs taken around the world this week.

Image source, Jose Luis Gonzalez / ReutersImage caption, Rocio Melchor sets up an altar in memory of victims of femicide ahead of the annual Day of the Dead festival in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico.Image source, Christopher Furlong / Getty ImagesImage caption, Amid a dispute over post-Brexit fishing rights, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson greets French President Emmanuel Macron as they arrive for day two of the 26th United Nations Climate Change Conference – COP26 – in Glasgow.Image source, Satish Bate / Hindustan Times via Getty ImagesImage caption, Celebrations at Shivaji Park, in Mumbai, mark Diwali. A time for feasts, prayers and fireworks, Diwali is one of the most important festivals in the Hindu calendar.Image source, Clodagh Kilcoyne / ReutersImage caption, Jockeys Declan McDonogh, Mark Enright and Dylan Browne McMonagle compete on the beach during the annual one-day Laytown races in the Republic of Ireland.Image source, Timur Matahari / AFPImage caption, A family flee their flooded home following heavy rain in Bandung, Indonesia.Image source, Jessica Taylor / UK ParliamentImage caption, Labour MP Toby Perkins brandishes banknotes in the House of Commons during a row over the conduct of Conservative MP Owen Paterson. Mr Paterson, who has since resigned, was due to be suspended for breaking lobbying rules, until the government backed a shake-up of the standards watchdog instead – a decision that was reversed the following day.Image source, Anthony Wallace / AFPImage caption, An angler walks on concrete tetrapod wave breakers, whose shape helps dissipate the force of the water while remaining relatively stable, in Gangneung, South Korea.Image source, Yasuyoshi Chiba / AFPImage caption, A competitor is helped up by a member of Kenya's National Youth Service during the Nairobi Marathon.Image source, Martin Bernetti / AFPImage caption, A giant inflatable rubber duck, designed by Dutch artist Florentijn Hofman, sits in a lake in Santiago, Chile, as part of an open-air art festival.Image source, Manuel Silvestri / ReutersImage caption, People sit at a cafe in a flooded St Mark's Square during seasonal high tides in Venice.

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