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Pictures in the News | January 4, 2012

We take flight to begin Wednesday’s Pictures in the News with a ski jumper launching onto a ramp at the Bergisel ski jump in Innsbruck.

In London, the annual count is on as zookeepers tally every animal and species at the zoo.

In Bodhgaya, India, Buddhist monks pray with their spiritual leader the Dalai Lama during the fourth day of the Kalachakra Festival; in Ramallah, Palestinians mark the 47th anniversary of Palestinian revolution and the establishing of Fatah movement; and in Tokyo, Japanese businessmen pray on the first day of business in 2012. 

Stops in Australia, India, China, Egypt and Indonesia round out the report.