A group of Nepalese Buddhist boys pose as they attend Bratabandha, a coming-of-age ceremony in Kathmandu
Mannequins are suspended from electric wires to showcase lingerie at a shop in a wholesale market in Delhi, India
Lightning strikes over Sydney Harbour next to the iconic Opera House (C) during a thunderstorm
Military delegates arrive for the first session of the National People's Congress (NPC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing
Kashmiri college students gather for classes on the first day of the schooling session at Women's College in Srinagar
A rainbow above windmills in Lisbourg, France
Storm water surges down a street in Lyttelton in Christchurch, New Zealand
Plain clothes security officers walk on the steps outside the Great Hall of the People in Beijing (Pic: EPA)
EU Parliament President Martin Schulz drinks beer during the SPD Political Ash Wednesday rally in Vilshofen, Germany (Pic: EPA)
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