5 November 2012
Last updated at 11:47
John Blackford (left) drives his 1900 Mobile Steam up Hammer Hill near Cuckfield, Sussex, during the London to Brighton Veteran Car Run.
Paramilitary policemen attend an oath-taking rally at a military base in Hangzhou to ensure the safety of the upcoming 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China.
Tibet's exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, poses for photographers during a press conference in Yokohama, Tokyo, during a 12-day visit.
A seahorse (Hippocampus reidi) on show ahead of the Taiwan International Aquarium Expo in Taipei.
Indian auto-rickshaw drivers eat lunch at a roadside food stall in central New Delhi, India.
The 11,300-tonne aft section of hull for HMS Queen Elizabeth, a new Royal Navy aircraft carrier, is carried by sea-going barge about 600 miles (965km) from Govan, Glasgow, to Rosyth on the Firth of Forth.
As the election day draws near ,US President Barack Obama (right) campaigns in New Hampshire with former President Bill Clinton, Senator Jeanne Shaheen and New Hampshire Governor John Lynch. Analysts predict the election result will be determined by a handful of swing states.
His rival, Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney, is seen at a campaign rally in Virginia. An opinion poll on Sunday for ABC News and the Washington Post put the two candidates at 48%, with even voters who term themselves independents split evenly on 46%.
US soldiers blow up a roadside bomb set up by Taliban fighters near the town of Walli Was in Paktika province, Afghanistan, near the border with Pakistan.
In Moscow's Red Square, Russian servicemen take part in a rehearsal ahead of the event to mark the anniversary of a historical parade in 1941 when Soviet soldiers marched through Red Square towards the front lines during World War II.
Danica Patrick's Chevrolet passes at speed during the Nascar Sprint Cup Series AAA Texas 500 at the Motor Speedway in Fort Worth.
France's rugby union national team captain Pascal Pape lifts weights during an indoor training session in Marcoussis as part of the preparation for the upcoming autumn test matches.