News in pictures from across India and the world on March 24
Washington, March 24: Everyday there are several moments that get captured in a frame and cherished for a lifetime. Many are important while many others are just feast for the eyes.
OneIndia brings you news in pictures from India and across the world.
Martyrdom Day of Bhagat Singh
BJP workers during a programme organised on Martyrdom Day of Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev in Amritsar.
An artist gives final touches to a symbol of a political party
An artist gives final touches to a symbol of a political party ahead of upcoming 2014 General Elections in Kolkata.
Protestors carry a banner during a demonstration
Protestors carry a banner during a demonstration in The Hague, Netherlands, Sunday, March 23, 2014. A two-day Nuclear Security Summit will start Monday in the Hague which will form the backdrop for an emergency meeting of Group of Seven leaders on Russia's annexation of Crimea. It's a confrontation between Russia and the West reminiscent of the Cold War.
French president Francois Hollande casts his ballot
French president Francois Hollande casts his ballot for the municipal elections at a polling station in Tulle, center of France, Sunday, March 23, 2014. The first round of municipal elections in France has far right candidates hoping for a strong showing, which could give them a grass roots base upon which to grow nationally. It's also seen as a test of the resiliency of France's governing Socialists, who swept to victory six years ago.
Children pay floral tribute to a portrait of Bhagat Singh during a programme organised on the Martyrdom Day of Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev in Allahabad on March 23, 2014. (Photo: IANS)
TMC candidate from Dum Dum Lok Sabha constituency, Sougata Roy campaigning for 2014 General Election in Kolkata on March 23, 2014. (Photo: Kuntal Chakrabarty/IANS)
Pakistan's National Day in Islamabad
ISLAMABAD, March 23, 2014 (Xinhua) -- Pakistani Air Force Chengdu F-7 jet fighters fly in formation during a ceremony to mark Pakistan's National Day in Islamabad, capital of Pakistan, March 23, 2014. (Photo: Xinhua/Ahmad Kamal/IANS)
Hafiz Saeed, head of the Pakistani religious group Jamaat-ud-Dawa, waves at his supporters at a rally to mark Pakistan's National Day in Lahore, Pakistan, Sunday, March 23, 2014.
Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy and his wife Carla Bruni-Sarkozy wait to cast their ballot for the municipal elections in Paris, Sunday March 23, 2014.
Russia's Soyuz-FG booster rocket with the space capsule Soyuz TMA-12M that will carry a new crew to the International Space Station (ISS) is transported from hangar to the launch pad at the Russian leased Baikonur cosmodrome, in Kazakhstan, Sunday, March 23, 2014.
Ukrainian riot police block the entrance of the regional administrative building, during a pro Russian rally in Donetsk, eastern Ukraine, Sunday, March 23, 2014.