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Day in pictures

Okha the lioness, Ahmedabad, India, 30 March 2009

Okha, a 17-year-old lioness, yawns in the sunshine at the Kamla Nehru Zoological Gardens in the Indian city of Ahmedabad.

Supporters of Indonesia's Prosperous Justice Party (PKS) during a 100,000-strong rally in Jakarta, 30 March 2009

Supporters of Indonesia's Prosperous Justice Party (PKS) wave the party flag during a 100,000-strong rally in Jakarta ahead of polls on 9 April.

The Dalai Lama waves as he arrives at the Tibetan Arts and Culture exhibition in New Delhi, India, 30 March 2009

Tibet's spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, waves as he arrives at the Tibetan Arts and Culture exhibition in New Delhi, organised to thank the Indian government for its support during 50 years of exile.

Children play the violin at the 52th Suzuki Method Grand Concert in Tokyo, 30 March 2009

Children play the violin at the 52nd Suzuki Method Grand Concert in Tokyo, during which some 3,000 Japanese and foreign children displayed their skills on the violin, cello and flute.

Anne Bengard stands amid 43,000 seasonal fruit, flowers and vegetables, in Covent Garden, London, UK, 30 March 2009

A volunteer stands amid thousands of fruits and vegetables in London's Covent Garden, at the launch of The Big Lunch, a project to persuade Britons to hold street lunch parties on 19 July.



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