• Members of the public react as the ceremonial gun carriage bearing Singapore's late former prime minister Lee Kuan Yew passes by during his funeral procession in Singapore. Tens of thousands of mourners braved torrential rain, howitzers fired a 21-gun salute and jet fighters screamed across the sky as Singapore staged a grand farewell for its founding leader.
  • An official of the Independent National Electoral Commission retrieves documents from ballot boxes from the presidential election in Katsina state. Nigeria's closely fought general elections were forced into a second day after failures in controversial new technology snarled the polling, including for President Goodluck Jonathan.
  • Pope Francis celebrates a Palm Sunday Mass in St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican.
  • In this two photo combination picture, the Eiffel Tower with its usual lighting, left, and after the lighting was switched off, right, at the occasion of the Earth Hour, in Paris, France, March 28, 2015.
  • Palestinian protesters run from tear gas canisters launched by Israeli troops during clashes following a protest marking the Land Day, in the West Bank village of Nabi Saleh near Ramallah, March 28, 2015. Palestinians marks Land Day on March 30, the annual commemoration of protests in 1976 against Israel's appropriation of Arab-owned land in the Galilee.
  • Hooded penitents from "La Borriquita" brotherhood take part during a Holy Week procession in Cordoba, Spain.
  • A empty street in Sierra Leone is seen, as the country enters the third and final day of a three-day countrywide lockdown on movement of people to combat the Ebola virus in the city of Freetown, Sierra Leone.
  • People row their boats in the Imperial moat under the canopy of the cherry blossoms in Tokyo, Japan.
  • Revelers throw colored corn starch into the air as they celebrate the 2015 Holi (Festival of Colors) at the Krishna Temple in Spanish Fork, Utah, USA, March 28, 2015.
  • A man pulls his camel as he sits in an auto rickshaw during a dust storm in the western Indian city of Ahmedabad, India.
  • A woman jumps into an icy water tank during the Tough Mudder 10-12-mile obstacle challenge in San Bernardino, California, USA, March 28, 2015.

March 29, 2015

Published March 29, 2015

A look at the best news photos from around the world.


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