A look at the best news photos from around the world.
Members of the public react as the ceremonial gun carriage bearing Singapore's late former prime minister Lee Kuan Yew passes by during his funeral procession in Singapore. Tens of thousands of mourners braved torrential rain while howitzers fired a 21-gun salute and jet fighters screamed across the sky as Singapore staged a grand farewell for its founding leader.
An official of the Independent National Electoral Commission retrieves documents from presidential election ballot boxes in Katsina state. Nigeria's closely fought general elections were forced into a second day after failures in controversial new technology snarled the polling, including for President Goodluck Jonathan.
Pope Francis celebrates Palm Sunday Mass in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican.
This combination photo shows the Eiffel Tower with its usual lighting (L) and after the lighting was switched off (R) in celebration of Earth Hour in Paris, France, March 28, 2015.