Pick of today's pics

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  • Indian farmers take part in a protest rally against land reforms proposed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi which they say will harm the country's millions of farmers, in New Delhi. (Sajjad Hussain, AFP)
  • United Arab Emirates (UAE) Air Force aerobatic team Fursan planes perform during the Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace Exhibition 2015 in Malaysia's resort island of Langkawi. (Mohd Rasfan, AFP)
  • An Indian woman farmer sits on a sidewalk as she attends a huge gathering of farmers near the parliament for a protest against the land acquisition bill, in New Delhi, India. (Altaf Qadri, AP)
  • Britain's Chancellor George Osborne poses for the media with the traditional red dispatch box outside his official residence at 11 Downing Street in London, prior to unveiling the budget. (Kirsty Wigglesworth, AP)
  • Local residents wave Russian flags as they greet Black Sea fleet sailors marching during a military parade in Sevastopol, Crimea. (Mikhail Mordasov, AP)
  • Pope Francis arrives on St. Peter's square at the Vatican to lead his weekly general audience. (Vincenzo Pinto, AFP)
  • A protester holds a banner in front of a barbed wire security fence on the opening day of the European Central Bank (ECB) in Frankfurt am Main, western Germany. (AFP)
  • A young boy walks past a house badly damaged by Cyclone Pam on the Vanuatu island of Tanna. (Jeremy Piper, AFP)
  • Demonstrators dressed as clowns pass by a burning police car in Frankfurt, Germany. (Michael Probst, AP)
  • Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu greets supporters at the party's election headquarters in Tel Aviv. (Dan Balilty, AP)
  • The Northern Lights (Aurora borealis) are seen on the sky above Pilisszentkereszt, 26 kms north of Budapest, Hungary. (AFP)
  • South African bowler Dale Steyn celebrates after taking the wicket of Sri Lanka's Tillakaratne Dilshan during their Cricket World Cup quarterfinal match in Sydney, Australia. (Rick Rycroft, AP)

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