Day in pictures: 2 October 2013

2 October 2013 Last updated at 14:21 BST

Striking images from around the world on 2 October 2013.
The new lineup for The Voice with Ricky, Sir Tom, Kylie and
The new series of The Voice is being recorded at Media City UK in Salford, and the BBC has shared this photo of the new coaches with us.
Tiger mum and cub moments after being born
A new tiger cub relaxes with his mum moments after being born. It's the first cub to be born at the zoo for 17 years, but we don't know yet whether the cub is a boy or a girl.
Lincoln Memorial
Major government-run attractions in America, such as the Lincoln Memorial in Washington DC, remain closed as the deadlock continues over how the country should spend its money.
Team Arrow putting together their solar panelled car
Driver Chris Ahearn and his Team Arrow colleagues make the final preparations to their solar powered car ahead of the 2013 World Solar Challenge. Over 25 teams from across the globe will compete in the 3000 km solar-powered vehicle race between Darwin and Adelaide, Australia.
Indian children dressed as Mahatma Gandhi
Children in India dress up as Mahatma Gandhi to celebrate the 144th anniversary of Gandhi’s birth. Gandhi campaigned for civil rights and freedom around the world and died in 1948.