A boy reacts as his hair is shaved off by a Buddhist monk during an ordination ceremony at the Marble Temple, in Bangkok, Thailand. (Rungroj Yongrit / EPA)

International POW: 20 – 26 June

When you don’t have food in your life, just for a day, it makes you realise you’re lucky to have it the next day. So the day after fasting, the music that comes out will be very joyous. – Chris Martin.

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People wait to buy the new Apple iPhone 6 and 6 Plus devices, outside an Apple store in Hong Kong. (Vincent Yu / AP)

International POW: 16 – 22 September

They say that sometimes in tragedy we find out life’s purpose, but also on another hand, how much tragedy should a human being be exposed to during his lifetime in order to find that purpose?

We deliver you a roundup of the best photos taken this week around the world, personally selected to you for your personal enjoyment.

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Adel (right) and Mohammed spend the afternoon in the only room of their home that was not totally destroyed when an Israeli missile struck their apartment building during fighting between Israel and Hamas in the north of the Gaza Strip. (Roberto Schmidt / AFP - Getty Images)

International POW: 19 – 25 August

“When you have lost hope, you have lost everything. And when you think all is lost, when all is dire and bleak, there is always hope.”
― Pittacus Lore.

Several of topics could be related to this week’s POW, but the best of it could be always reaching for hope, whether it was in Palestine, Ferguson, Iraq, everywhere.

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