The Day in Photos March 23 2016


Pakistani brides and grooms attend a mass wedding ceremony in Peshawar, Pakistan, 22 March 2016. Imran Khan, the chairman of opposition political party that is also ruling the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province, Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf, had arranged the ceremony for some 45 couples belonging to poorer classes. (Photo by Bilawal Arbab/EPA)



“Via Crucis” brotherhood members prepare for a religious procession while inside the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Assumption before the procession of Christ of Health through the streets of Cordoba, Spain, 21 March 2016. The procession symbolizes the path traveled by Jesus on the day of his crucifixion. (Photo by Rafa Alcaide/EPA)



Wrestlers apply mud to prevent slipping during an Indian traditional wrestling competition also known as Kushti at a wrestling arena popularly known as Akhara during a local competition event in Mumbai, India, 20 March 2016 (issued 21 March). Kushti is a traditional Indian form of wrestling which usually takes place in a clay or dirt pit also known as Akhara. These traditional and ancient form of sport is slowly losing its shine to modern wrestling but a few dedicated people try to continue to train themselves and keep this culture alive. (Photo Divyakant Solanki/EPA)



Families live in concrete pipes used as makeshift dwellings along a street in Manila on March 22, 2016. Roughly one quarter of the nation's 100 million people live in poverty, which is defined as surviving on about one US dollar a day, according to government data. (Photo by Noel Celis/AFP Photo)



Musicians Nick Jonas and Demi Lovato pose with the 2017 Honda Civic Hatch at the Honda Civic Tour Artists Announcement and Honda Civic North America Launch Event at the Garage on March 22, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)



Supporter Clinton Todd Jessee wears a costume as he attends a labor organizing event for Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton at Everett Union Hall in Everett, Washington March 22, 2016. (Photo by Mario Anzuoni/Reuters)



Parishioners parade the “Jesus Nazareno de la Merced” statue during a Holy Week procession in downtown Guatemala City, Guatemala, March 22, 2016. (Photo by Saul Martinez/Reuters)



A woman and her son prepare roses for the “Jesus Nazareno de la Merced” procession as part of Holy Week in downtown Guatemala City, Guatemala, March 22, 2016. (Photo by Saul Martinez/Reuters)



Parishioners parade the “Jesus Nazareno de la Merced” statue during a Holy Week procession in downtown Guatemala City, Guatemala, March 22, 2016. (Photo by Saul Martinez/Reuters)



Relatives mourn a woman who died after consuming bootleg alcohol in Tando Mohammad Khan in Pakistan, March 22, 2016. Local media reported deaths following the consumption of spurious liquor in Tando Mohammad Khan. (Photo by Akram Shahid/Reuters)



Penitents of San Esteban brotherhood pose before taking part in a procession during Holy Week in the Andalusian capital of Seville, southern Spain March 22, 2016. (Photo by Marcelo del Pozo/Reuters)



Toronto Mayor Rob Ford responds to the Toronto police investigation dubbed “Project Brazen 2” to the media at City Hall in Toronto, in this October 31, 2013 file photo. Former Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has died at the age of 46 after fighting cancer, his family has said. Mr Ford, who battled drug and alcohol addiction, was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer in 2014. He gained international notoriety after admitting smoking crack cocaine in 2013, but he was loved by supporters. (Photo by Mark Blinch/Reuters)



People mourn during the funeral of opposition journalist Georgiy Gongadze, who was killed in 2000, during a funeral ceremony near the Church of Mykola Naberezhny in Kiev, Ukraine, March 22, 2016. (Photo by Valentyn Ogirenko/Reuters)



Yemeni tribesmen from the Popular Resistance Committees, supporting forces loyal to Yemen's Saudi-backed President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi, hold a position during clashes with Shiite Huthi rebels west of the city of Taez, on March 21, 2016. Since March 19, fighting has raged in the outskirts of third city Taez as rebels try to retake positions lost in recent weeks to loyalists, military sources said. (Photo by Ahmad Al-Basha/AFP Photo)



A Buddhist monk rides a motorcycle sidecar on a road in Ratchaburi province, outside Bangkok, Thailand on March 22, 2016. (Photo by Jorge Silva/Reuters)



Boys jump from a boat into Laxmi Narayan Lake to cool off in Agartala, India, March 22, 2016. (Photo by Jayanta Dey/Reuters)



A man runs after he tried to put himself on fire during a protest at a makeshift camp at the Greek-Macedonian border near the village of Idomeni on March 22, 2016. Greece will not be able to start sending refugees back to Turkey from March 20, 2016, the government said, as the country struggles to implement a key deal aimed at easing Europe's migrant crisis. The numbers are daunting: officials said as of Saturday there were 47,500 migrants in Greece, including 8,200 on the islands and 10,500 massed at the Idomeni camp on the Macedonian border. (Photo by Andrej Isakovic/AFP Photo)



A refugee (C) sets himself on fire as others try to put the fire out during a protest by refugees and migrants demanding that the Greek-Macedonian border be opened, at a makeshift camp near the village of Idomeni, Greece, March 22, 2016. (Photo by Kostas Tsironis/Reuters)



Saluki dogs compete during a race organised as part of the Sheikh Sultan bin Zayed Al Nahyan Heritage festival, at a desert in Sweihan, UAE February 11, 2016. (Photo by Ahmed Jadallah/Reuters)



Jockeys ride their mounts as they prepare to compete in a camel race during the Sheikh Sultan bin Zayed Al Nahyan Heritage festival, at a desert in Sweihan, UAE February 11, 2016. (Photo by Ahmed Jadallah/Reuters)



North Korean leader Kim Jong Un provides field guidance to the October 3 Factory under KPA Navy Unit 597 in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on March 22, 2016. (Photo by Reuters/KCNA)



Children wear costumes as they take part in a parade marking the upcoming Jewish holiday of Purim outside the Bialik Rogozin school in Tel Aviv, Israel March 22, 2016. (Photo by Baz Ratner/Reuters)



Children wear costumes as they watch a shows during events marking the upcoming Jewish holiday of Purim at the Bialik Rogozin school in Tel Aviv, Israel March 22, 2016. (Photo by Baz Ratner/Reuters)



A man wearing a mask takes part in a parade marking the upcoming Jewish holiday of Purim outside the Bialik Rogozin school in Tel Aviv, Israel March 22, 2016. At Bialik Rogozin, children of migrant workers and refugees are educated alongside native Israelis. Purim is a celebration of the Jews' salvation from genocide in ancient Persia, as recounted in the Book of Esther. (Photo by Baz Ratner/Reuters)



A Bosnian Muslim woman cries during a mass funeral for victims of the Srebrenica massacre in in Potocari, Bosnia in this July 11, 2005 file photo. The United Nations war crimes tribunal will hand down its verdict on March 24, 2016 in Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic's trial for genocide during Bosnia's 1992-95 war. (Photo by Damir Sagolj/Reuters)



Sam Erenberger (L) trains with a partner at Ronin Athletics, a Mixed Martial Arts gym in midtown Manhattan in New York March 21, 2016. New York is poised to join the rest of the country in legalizing mixed martial arts (MMA) fights, as the state Assembly prepares to pass a bill to end a ban on the full-contact sport, a measure the Senate has approved on multiple occasions over the years. (Photo by Brendan McDermid/Reuters)



Street artists perform at Paseo Santa Lucia Riverwalk in downtown Monterrey, Mexico, March 21, 2016. (Photo by Daniel Becerril/Reuters)



Anti-government demonstrators attend a protest against Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff, and Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva's appointment as a minister, in front of the Planalto Palace in Brasilia, Brazil, March 21, 2016. The banner reads ”Cheers the telephone tapping”. (Photo by Gregg Newton/Reuters)



A cockatiel drinks the nectar of a Yoko cherry blossom, at Ueno park in Tokyo, Tuesday, March 22, 2016. The Japan Meteorological Agency confirmed Monday that buds of Tokyo's benchmark cherry tree of “Somei Yoshino” at a shrine started to bloom Monday, five days earlier than an average year and two days earlier than last year. (Photo by Shizuo Kambayashi/AP Photo)



Aerial image shows rape flowers forming a type of “dragon robe” on March 21, 2016 in Nanjing, Jiangsu Province of China. Farmers in south China's Nanjing City planted their rape flowers in various patterns. (Photo by Yang Bo/CNSPHOTO/VCG VCG via Getty Images)



A man strikes a motorcycle taxi driver, carrying a woman passenger with a helmet during a protest rally for ban on online taxi apps in Jakarta, Indonesia March 22, 2016. (Photo by Darren Whiteside/Reuters)



Taxis taking part in a protest rally to demand the government prohibits ride-hailing apps are seen stopped on a main road in Jakarta March 22, 2016. (Photo by Darren Whiteside/Reuters)



Taxi drivers on strike clash with motorcycle ride-sharing app drivers (Back) during a protest by taxi drivers over ride-hailing apps like Grab, Uber and GoJek in Jakarta, Indonesia March 22, 2016 in this photo taken by Antara Foto. (Photo by Prasetyo Utomo/Reuters/Antara Foto)



Taxi drivers are photographed through the smashed windshield of a taxi as they shouts slogans during a protest against competition from ride-hailing apps such as Uber and Grab in Jakarta, Indonesia, Tuesday, March 22, 2016. The windshield was allegedly smashed by drivers of a rival motorcycle taxi hailing app. (Photo by Dita Alangkara/AP Photo)



BrainScope employee Doug Oberly wears a brain scanning headset at the NFL owners' meeting in Boca Raton, Fla., Tuesday, March 22, 2016. The headset and mobile app can quickly and easily allow clinicians to determine whether patients have sustained a traumatic brain injury (TBI), the company says. (Photo by Luis M. Alvarez/AP Photo)



A Code Pink activist breaks a police line during an anti-Trump rally outside during the American-Israeli Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) Conference at the Verizon Center in Washington March 21, 2016. (Photo by Yuri Gripas/Reuters)





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