24 hours in pictures - March 31, 2014

Check out our top photos from the last 24 hours.

  • Amphibious assault vehicles of the South Korean Marine Corps throw smoke bombs as they move to land on shore during a U.S.-South Korea joint landing operation drill in Pohang ExeUser ExeUser ExeUser

  • Members of a "Maidan" self-defence battalion take part in a training at a base of Ukraine's National Guard near Kiev ExeUser ExeUser ExeUser

  • A storm cloud can be seen behind a yacht as it sails off the coast of Sydney ExeUser ExeUser ExeUser

  • A man takes a picture of a woman with cherry blossoms in full bloom in Tokyo ExeUser ExeUser ExeUser

  • A flag flies at half-staff on a log with the slope of the massive mudslide that struck Oso in the background near Darrington, Washington ExeUser ExeUser ExeUser

  • Supporters of Turkey's Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan turn on their mobile phones as they celebrate their election victory in front of the party headquarters in Ankara Thomas White Reuters

  • U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry rubs his eye while listening to a question during a news conference in Paris ExeUser ExeUser ExeUser

  • Trainers shout at greyhounds at the start of a race in Santiago city ExeUser ExeUser ExeUser

  • A participant reacts as she gets hit in the face with coloured powder during the Holi Festival of Colours organised by the Maltese Indian community in Qormi, outside Valletta ExeUser ExeUser ExeUser

  • Students take mobile phone 'selfies' with German Chancellor Angela Merkel as she arrives for visit at Robert-Jungk Europe high school in Berlin ExeUser ExeUser ExeUser

  • Actor Depp shows his tattoo to co-hosts during a promotional event of his new movie "Transcendence" in Beijing ExeUser ExeUser ExeUser

  • An Afghan woman carries her crying child as she queues to receive her voter card in Kabul Thomas White Reuters

  • A Hindu woman touches marbled wall of Alopidevi temple as she offer prayers on first day of nine-day long Navratri festival in Allahabad ExeUser ExeUser ExeUser

  • A Palestinian woman touches her face after an Israeli border police officer sprayed her with tear gas during Land Day protest in Jerusalem Thomas White Reuters

  • Gear and weapons of victims are placed by the road as security forces inspect the site of a bomb attack on police in Narathiwat Thomas White Reuters

  • Anne Hidalgo, current Paris city deputy mayor and Socialist Party candidate in the mayoral election, is kissed by outgoing Paris mayor Bertrand Delanoe after her victory in the second round in the French mayoral elections in Paris Thomas White Reuters

  • Police stand guard as a polio worker waits to give polio vaccine drops to children at a street in Peshawar Thomas White Reuters

  • A man reacts as he visits at the site of the recent clashes in central Ukrainian capital Kiev Thomas White Reuters

  • The Living Goddess Kumari on her chariot is brought to witness performances during the "Ghodejatra" horse race festival in Kathmandu Thomas White Reuters

  • Riot police lift a comrade to fire tear gas during clashes in front of the Al-Azhar University's campus wall with students who are supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood and ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi, in Cairo's Nasr City district Thomas White Reuters

  • A child refugee from Kvromh village poses inside a makeshift house in the Serjilla archaeological site of Jabal al-Zawiya Thomas White Reuters

  • Rescue workers struggle through the mud looking for victims at the mudslide in Oso Nadhirah Kamarudin Reuters

  • Palestinian children hoping to cross into Egypt wait inside a bus at the Rafah crossing between Egypt and the southern Gaza Strip ExeUser ExeUser ExeUser