In Pictures

Day in pictures: 26 September

Our selection of some of the best news photographs taken around the world during the past 24 hours.

Image copyright Kim Hong-Ji/reuters
Image caption China's Tu Xiao competes in the men's trampoline event during the gymnastics competition at the Namdong Gymnasium Club during the 17th Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea. This picture was taken using in-camera multiple exposures.
Image copyright Carlo Allegri/reuters
Image caption A woman rides on a subway train in Manhattan in New York. Iraq says it has intelligence about plots by Islamic State militants to target underground networks in Paris and the United States. Haider al-Abadi, the Iraqi prime minister, said he had been told the attacks were imminent.
Image copyright Steven Senne/ap
Image caption The Duchess of Alba, a painting from 1797, is hung for the Goya: Order and Disorder exhibition at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston.
Image copyright Virginia Mayo/reuters
Image caption Nato Secretary-General Anders Fogh Rasmussen (right) speaks to his deputy, Alexander Vershbow, during a meeting in Brussels. Mr Rasmussen will be succeeded by Norway's ex-PM Jens Stoltenberg next Wednesday.
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Image caption The leader of UKIP, Nigel Farage, arrives for his party's annual conference, which is being held this year at Doncaster Racecourse.
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Image caption Horses head out to the track for barrier trials at Flemington Racecourse in Melbourne, Australia.
Image copyright Alexandre Meneghini/reuters
Image caption A circus performer rehearses during a training session in Havana, Cuba.
Image copyright Lynne Cameron/PA
Image caption Europe's Rory McIlroy plays a stroke on day one of golf's 40th Ryder Cup, at Gleneagles in Perthshire.