In Pictures

Day in pictures: 24 March 2015

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

Image copyright OLIVIA HARRIS / reuters
Image caption A Malayan sun bear is displayed to the media in Kuala Lumpur
Image copyright KHALIL ASHAWI / reuters
Image caption A Syrian rebel looks inside a cannon on the frontline of Idlib
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Image caption President Obama meets a group of girl scouts at the White House Science Fair
Image copyright MARTY MELVILLE / afp
Image caption South African bowler Dale Steyn is left devastated as New Zealand celebrate dramatically reaching the final of the Cricket World Cup
Image copyright ALKIS KONSTANTINIDIS / reuters
Image caption A Greek girl scout prepares to join a parade in Athens
Image copyright Larry Busacca / getty images
Image caption David Byrne, formerly of the Talking Heads, performs at Carnegie Hall in New York