A new so-called 'selfie museum' in Budapest that lets visitors pose by pink palm trees and frolic in multicoloured sprinkle baths has proved a hit with social-media savvy locals and tourists alike.
Bollywood actress Kriti Sanon took to her social media account to share a selfie along with a cheetah in Zambia.
Three teenagers were killed while taking selfies on a railway track in India, the country which researchers say has the worst record for selfie-related deaths.
Instagram, Snapchat, Facebook and Twitter are flooded with the knowing poses: a teenager with her kitten, a Chinese man in front of the Eiffel Tower, newlyweds at Disneyland, a fan with a movie star.
Taking medical 'selfies' and sharing them with a doctor empowers and reassures patients and can improve their relationship with the medical practitioner, a research has found.
Teachers in all government schools in Uttar Pradesh's Barabanki district have been asked to send their selfies in front of their classrooms to mark their attendence.
Posing in a bath of pink balls or throwing up handfuls of multicoloured confetti, teenagers and 20-somethings snap away at a purpose-built London mini-studio for social media selfies.
Again, there is another weird and wacky technology toy at the 2020 Consumer Electronics Show, an invisible keyboard. Actually, it is really a non-existent keyboard.
The agreement, inked on Friday between the Taliban and Afghan and US forces, prepares the ground for the two sides to sign a peace deal next week aimed at ending 18 years of war in Afghanistan and bringing American soldiers home.