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Selection of images from "24 hours in pictures" of Guardian.co.uk http://www.guardian.co.uk/news/series/24hoursinpictures


Dharamsala, India: A Tibetan refugee child at the baby home in the Tibetan children’s village. Most children at the home are either orphans or have single working parents who are unable to care for them

Dharamsala, India: A Tibetan refugee child at the baby home in the Tibetan children’s village. Most children at the home are either orphans or have single working parents who are unable to care for them

(Source: Guardian)

Ashton Court estate, England: A giant monkey kite flies at the 25th annual Bristol international kite festival

Ashton Court estate, England: A giant monkey kite flies at the 25th annual Bristol international kite festival

(Source: Guardian)

Mumbai, India: A man carries an idol of the Hindu elephant-headed god Ganesha, for immersing in the Arabian Sea during the Ganesh Chaturti festival

Mumbai, India: A man carries an idol of the Hindu elephant-headed god Ganesha, for immersing in the Arabian Sea during the Ganesh Chaturti festival

(Source: Guardian)

Sehnde-Muellingen, Germany: A wind turbine is illuminated in an installation by French artist Patrick Raynaud

Sehnde-Muellingen, Germany: A wind turbine is illuminated in an installation by French artist Patrick Raynaud

(Source: Guardian)

Laddu, India: Children bathe inside a disused ancient Hindu Temple

Laddu, India: Children bathe inside a disused ancient Hindu Temple

New York, USA: the New York City skyline is enveloped in dark clouds as Hurricane Irene approaches

New York, USA: the New York City skyline is enveloped in dark clouds as Hurricane Irene approaches

(Source: Guardian)

Mumbai, India: People watch a rally outside a shanty town

Mumbai, India: People watch a rally outside a shanty town

Kolkata, India: Nuns take part in a prayer session to commemorate the 101st birthday of Mother Teresa at Mother House

Kolkata, India: Nuns take part in a prayer session to commemorate the 101st birthday of Mother Teresa at Mother House

Seoul, Korea: College students wearing traditional costumes dance during a graduation ceremony at Sungkyunkwan University

Seoul, Korea: College students wearing traditional costumes dance during a graduation ceremony at Sungkyunkwan University

California, USA: Suspension artist and Lush Cosmetics employee Alice Newstead hangs from a scaffold by shark hooks that have been pierced into her skin

California, USA: Suspension artist and Lush Cosmetics employee Alice Newstead hangs from a scaffold by shark hooks that have been pierced into her skin

Lahore, Pakistan: A boy plays in the mud

Lahore, Pakistan: A boy plays in the mud

Touws river, South Africa: A veterinarian assistant holds a drip in place on a badly injured white rhino lying in a hollow at the Aquila game reserve

Touws river, South Africa: A veterinarian assistant holds a drip in place on a badly injured white rhino lying in a hollow at the Aquila game reserve

California, USA: A man dressed as Santa Claus walks on Venice Beach in Los Angeles

California, USA: A man dressed as Santa Claus walks on Venice Beach in Los Angeles

Beijing, China: A migrant child looks into a classroom where a student holds up his textbook in class in Dongba experimental school, a school for children of migrant workers

Beijing, China: A migrant child looks into a classroom where a student holds up his textbook in class in Dongba experimental school, a school for children of migrant workers

Poland/Ukraine border: An aerial view shows a land art installation by Polish artist Jaroslaw Koziara as a part of a land art festival on the field between Horodyszcze (Poland) and Warez (Ukraine)

Poland/Ukraine border: An aerial view shows a land art installation by Polish artist Jaroslaw Koziara as a part of a land art festival on the field between Horodyszcze (Poland) and Warez (Ukraine)