In Pictures

Day in pictures: 9 October

Our selection of some of the best news photographs taken around the world during the past 24 hours.

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Image caption A model displays an outfit by Indian designer Tarun Tahiliani during a show at Indian Fashion Week in New Delhi, India
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Image caption A welder works on a pump turbine at the Alstoms global technology and hydropower centre in Grenoble, eastern France
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Image caption A Bhutanese dancer performs during Thimphu Tshechu, an important Buddhist festival, in Thimphu, Bhutan
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Image caption A man leads his camel, equipped with a Google street view camera, around the Liwa desert, Abu Dhabi
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Image caption Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama welcomes worshippers as he arrives at the Tsuglagkhang temple near Dharamsala, India
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Image caption Japanese gymnast Yusuke Tanaka performs a floor routine at the final of the men's gymnastics world championships in Nanning, China
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Image caption After the eruption of Indonesia's Mount Sinabung volcano, a man uses a lawnmower to blow ash from his vegetable fields in Karo District, North Sumatra
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Image caption A member of Fauna and Flora International measures a baby hawksbill turtle, a critically endangered species, at the Estero Padre Ramos nature reserve in Nicaragua
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Image caption Balinese Hindu men throw blazing coconut husks on each other during a sacred ritual called "Mesabatan Api" (fire fight) at a temple in Bali, Indonesia