News in pictures from across the globe (March 11)
At the Commonwealth Observance day multi-faith celebrations in Westminster Abbey, Britain's Queen Elizebeth met Pakistani activist and award winner Malala Youzafai.
Pictures of the two men, a 19-year old Iranian, identified by Malaysian police as Pouria Nour Mohammad Mehrdad, and another man, his identity still not released, who boarded the now missing Malaysia Airlines jet MH370 with stolen passports, was released at a press meet in Malaysia.
US President Barack Obama met Ambassador of India to the US, Subrahmanyam Jaishankar at the Oval Office of the White House in Washington on Monday
US President Barack Obama with Ambassador of India to the US, Subrahmanyam Jaishankar who presented his credentials at the Oval Office of the White House in Washington on Monday.
Incident of terror strike?
Pictures of the two men, a 19-year old Iranian, identified by Malaysian police as Pouria Nour Mohammad Mehrdad, left, and the man on the right, his identity still not released, who boarded the now missing Malaysia Airlines jet MH370 with stolen passports, is held up by a Malaysian policewoman during a press conference, Tuesday, March 11, 2014 in Sepang, Malaysia. One of the two men traveling on a missing Malaysian Airlines jetliner was an Iranian asylum seeker, officials said Tuesday, as baffled authorities expanded their search for the Boeing 777 on the opposite side of the country from where it disappeared nearly four days ago with 239 people on board.
Queen meets the angel
Britain's Queen Elizabeth II meets with Pakistani school girl education advocate Malala Yousafzai as they attend the Commonwealth Observance day multi-faith celebrations at Westminster Abbey, London, Monday March 10, 2014. Commonwealth Day brings together Commonwealth Nations from around the globe, to share in a unity despite their diverse origins.
For the departed
Relatives of victims of the March 11, 2011 earthquake and tsunami bow to the altar as they offer chrysanthemums for the victims of the disasters at the national memorial service in Tokyo, Japan, Tuesday, March 11, 2014. Japan marked the third anniversary of a devastating earthquake and tsunami that left nearly 19,000 people dead or missing, turned coastal communities into wasteland and triggered a nuclear crisis.
For the departed
Mourners pray after offering flowers during an unveiling ceremony of a cenotaph in Soma, Fukushima prefecture, northern Japan Tuesday, March 11, 2014. Japan on Tuesday marks the third anniversary of the March 11, 2011 earthquake and tsunami that killed 15,884 people and left more than 2,600 unaccounted for in vast areas of its northern coast.
Alexandr Dolgopolov, of Ukraine, hits to Rafael Nadal, of Spain, during a third round match at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament, Monday, March 10, 2014 in Indian Wells, Calif.