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Our top photos from the last 24 hours.

The world's richest

The richest people in the world, according to Forbes.

Mourning Nemtsov

Thousands of Russians march in memory of Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov.

Pushing out Islamic State

Kurdish forces deal a blow to Islamic State by capturing Tel Hamis in northeast Syria.

Catwalk moms

Dolce and Gabbana pays tribute to motherhood at Milan Fashion Week.

Afghanistan's deadly snowfall

More than 180 people have been killed in north Afghanistan in some of the worst avalanches there for 30 years.

Celebrating Holi

Holi, also known as the Festival of Colors, heralds the beginning of spring.

Life in the ruins

The battle for Debaltseve caught civilians in the crossfire on a scale not yet seen in the Ukraine war that has killed nearly 6,000 people.

Wild horse roundup

Wild horses are herded and made available for adoption by the Bureau of Land Management to keep populations in check in Utah.

Capturing Boko Haram

Niger, Cameroon and Chad have launched a regional military campaign to help Nigeria defeat the Boko Haram insurgency.

Photos of the week

Our top photos from the past week.

REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

The winner takes all

Reuters photographers share their experience covering the Academy Awards.  Full Coverage 

REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun

Attack on a convoy

Myanmar photographer Soe Zeya Tun travels in a Red Cross convoy that is attacked.  Full Coverage 

REUTERS/Youssef Boudlal

Life in the High Atlas

The snowy foothills of the High Atlas mountains in Morocco are home to several Berber villages where the inhabitants make their living by farming, baking bread in traditional ovens, herding cattle, and the making and selling of honey, olive oil and pottery.   Full Coverage 

REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra

CSI: Pakistan

Crime scene forensics is a new concept for many involved in law enforcement in Pakistan, a poor nation of 180 million people beset by crime and militancy.  Full Coverage 

REUTERS/Toru Hanai

Roll out the barrels

Photographers around the globe have been photographing oil barrels to document how they are utilized once the fuel has been used.  Full Coverage