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World celebrates Earth Day

School children, corporates among other participated in the celebration of Earth Day across the globe on April 22.

School children, corporates among other participated in the celebration of Earth Day across the globe on Tuesday (April 22).
School children take part in an event to mark World Earth day in Sonipat. (PTI)

Earth Day is an annual event on which events are held worldwide to demonstrate support for environmental protection.
Students of JP Jain Sr. Secondary School performing on the occasion of Earth Day in their campus in Sonepat. (PTI)

Students taking part in an awareness programme on the eve of World Earth Day at a school in Patiala. (PTI)

It was first celebrated in 1970 and is now coordinated globally by the Earth Day Network and celebrated in more than 192 countries each year.
School children take part in an event to mark World Earth day in Moradabad. (PTI)

Contestants for the 2014 Miss Philippines Earth beauty pageant hold a banner during a press presentation in Manila. (Reuters)

The focus of this year's competition is on ecotourism as it aims to raise awareness on various environmental issues, according to organizers. (Reuters)

Employees wear green shirts near Apple's familiar logo displayed with a green leaf at the Apple Store timed to coincide with annual celebration of Earth Day in Sydney. (AP)