Day in Pics: 31st March

Mar 31, 2013, 08:49 AM IST
Baylor`s Brittney Griner gestures as she answers a question during a news conference for a regional semifinal in the women`s NCAA college basketball tournament in Oklahoma City.
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Baylor`s Brittney Griner gestures as she answers a question during a news conference for a regional semifinal in the women`s NCAA college basketball tournament in Oklahoma City.

Pope Francis leaves after celebrating the Easter vigil service in St. Peter`s Basilica, at the Vatican.
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Pope Francis leaves after celebrating the Easter vigil service in St. Peter`s Basilica, at the Vatican.

A gull flies near a Qantas, top, and Emirates A380 as they fly in formation over Sydney Harbour in Sydney, Australia.
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A gull flies near a Qantas, top, and Emirates A380 as they fly in formation over Sydney Harbour in Sydney, Australia.

Former Kazakhstani professional road bicycle racer and current general manager of UCI, Alexander Vinokourov, right, congratulates compatriot Gennady Golovkin after his victory against Nobuhiro Ishida of Japan for the WBA middleweight world title, in Monaco.
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Former Kazakhstani professional road bicycle racer and current general manager of UCI, Alexander Vinokourov, right, congratulates compatriot Gennady Golovkin after his victory against Nobuhiro Ishida of Japan for the WBA middleweight world title, in Monaco.

Indian women return to their homes after collecting drinking from a nearby water tank on the outskirts of Vadodara in Indian state of Gujarat.
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Indian women return to their homes after collecting drinking from a nearby water tank on the outskirts of Vadodara in Indian state of Gujarat.

Indian Christians decorate Easter eggs in preparation of Easter Sunday in Gauhati, India.
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Indian Christians decorate Easter eggs in preparation of Easter Sunday in Gauhati, India.

Forest guards rescue a full grown Leopard from a residential area in Gauhati, India. According to the locals, the leopard came from a nearby hill in search of food.
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Forest guards rescue a full grown Leopard from a residential area in Gauhati, India. According to the locals, the leopard came from a nearby hill in search of food.

Mili Patel, 29, a tourist for the UK, smiles after color dust was thrown at her during a Holi Hai celebration, in Jersey City, N.J.
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Mili Patel, 29, a tourist for the UK, smiles after color dust was thrown at her during a Holi Hai celebration, in Jersey City, N.J.

A supporter of losing presidential candidate Raila Odinga gestures as he protests with others in the rain in front of riot police guarding the Supreme Court in Nairobi, Kenya.
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A supporter of losing presidential candidate Raila Odinga gestures as he protests with others in the rain in front of riot police guarding the Supreme Court in Nairobi, Kenya.

President Barack Obama sits with NCAA President Mark Emmert, top, as they attend the East Regional final of the NCAA men`s college basketball tournament between Syracuse and Marquette, in Washington.
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President Barack Obama sits with NCAA President Mark Emmert, top, as they attend the East Regional final of the NCAA men`s college basketball tournament between Syracuse and Marquette, in Washington.

Rescue workers conduct search and rescue work at the site where a large-scale landslide hit a mining area in Maizhokunggar County of Lhasa, southwest China`s Tibet Autonomous Region.
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Rescue workers conduct search and rescue work at the site where a large-scale landslide hit a mining area in Maizhokunggar County of Lhasa, southwest China`s Tibet Autonomous Region.

Pope Francis arrives in St. Peter`s square at the Vatican on the occasion of the celebration of the Easter mass.
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Pope Francis arrives in St. Peter`s square at the Vatican on the occasion of the celebration of the Easter mass.

Teenagers, faces smeared with colored powder, take a photo with a mobile phone during a religious spring festival Holi in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
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Teenagers, faces smeared with colored powder, take a photo with a mobile phone during a religious spring festival Holi in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Moroccan women union activists chant slogans through loud speakers bearing the name of their CDT union in Arabic.
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Moroccan women union activists chant slogans through loud speakers bearing the name of their CDT union in Arabic.

South Korea`s Choi Ho-sung holds up his trophy after winning Indonesia PGA Championship golf tournament at Emeralda Golf Club, Cimanggis, West Java, Indonesia.
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South Korea`s Choi Ho-sung holds up his trophy after winning Indonesia PGA Championship golf tournament at Emeralda Golf Club, Cimanggis, West Java, Indonesia.

Egyptian activists shout anti-Muslim brotherhood slogans in front of Egypt`s state prosecutors office in support of popular Egyptian television satirist Bassem Youssef, in Cairo.
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Egyptian activists shout anti-Muslim brotherhood slogans in front of Egypt`s state prosecutors office in support of popular Egyptian television satirist Bassem Youssef, in Cairo.

Hindus raise their hands as they attend Vishwa Hindu Parishad(VHP) or World Hindu Council`s meeting in Ahmedabad.
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Hindus raise their hands as they attend Vishwa Hindu Parishad(VHP) or World Hindu Council`s meeting in Ahmedabad.