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Thursday March 31, Our World In Pictures

March 31, 2016 Brooklyn Daily Eagle
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FRANCE — Citizens Protest Work Reforms: Demonstrators climb on the fountain in Place Castellane during a nationwide day of protest in Marseille on Thursday. Student organizations and employee unions have joined to call for protests across the country to reject a government reform relaxing the 35-hour workweek and other labor rules, which they consider to be badly damaging to hard-fought worker protections.

GERMANY — Peacock Struts its Stuff: A peacock displays its colorful feathers at the zoo in Duisburg on Thursday.

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INDIA — Overpass Collapse Does Major Damage: Locals and rescue workers clear the rubble of a partially collapsed overpass in Kolkata on Thursday. Rescuers dug through large chunks of debris from the overpass that collapsed while under construction Thursday, killing many people and injuring scores of others, officials said.

PAKISTAN — Community Holds Strong After Attacks: Christians hold candles during a vigil for victims of a deadly suicide bombing last Sunday in Lahore on Wednesday. The massive suicide bombing by a breakaway Taliban faction targeted Christians gathered for Easter Sunday in a park in the city, killing at least 70 people, mostly Muslims.

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