17/02/2012 14:59 GMT

Pictures Of The Week: Including Adele, Meryl Streep, Rupert Murdoch And Whitney Houston

From carnivals in Venice to Adele's Grammy win, pictures of the weeks takes you across the globe.

While Whitney Houston was mourned in America, protesters descended on Wapping to welcome Rupert Murdoch back to London.

Elsewhere, there was the capital's fashion week, Meryl Streep's Bafta win and Kate Middleton sipping on a virgin cocktail during one of her first solo outings to a 'dry' bar on Valentine's Day.

See it all in our round-up of the week's best pictures.