03/07/2012 05:21 pm ET

Pictures Of The Day: The Most Striking Images From Around The World

From the launch of Apple's new iPad to violent protests in the Middle East, thousands of stories have unfolded around the world in the last 24 hours.

Check out our slideshow of some of the most eye-catching images that photographers have captured during that time.

They include 'zombies' in Israel, colorful Hindu festivals, Paris Fashion Week and quirky dog walkers in Maryland. Check it out.