Sept 17: Day in pics

Updated: Sep 17, 2012 16:09 IST

Elderly people work out with wooden dumb-bells in the grounds of a temple in Tokyo to celebrate Japan's Respect-for-the-Aged-Day. The estimated number of people aged 65 or older topped a record high of 30.74 million in Japan, passing the 30 million threshold for the first time ever, the government announced. AFP photo
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Elderly people work out with wooden dumb-bells in the grounds of a temple in Tokyo to celebrate Japan's Respect-for-the-Aged-Day. The estimated number of people aged 65 or older topped a record high of 30.74 million in Japan, passing the 30 million threshold for the first time ever, the government announced. AFP photo

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