Day in Pics: 2nd March

Mar 02, 2015, 16:06 PM IST
Kashmiri people walk in the snow in Srinagar, India.
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Kashmiri people walk in the snow in Srinagar, India.

A new 2 pound coin (US$ 3.08), left is photographed next to a current 2 pound coin as a new portrait of Britain's Queen Elizabeth II is unveiled at the National Portrait Gallery in London. The image Britain's Queen Elizabeth II, the fifth of her reign was made by Jody Clark, at 33 the youngest designer. Portraits of the Queen were made in 1952,1968,1985,1998 and 2015, the image will appear on coins later this year.
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A new 2 pound coin (US$ 3.08), left is photographed next to a current 2 pound coin as a new portrait of Britain's Queen Elizabeth II is unveiled at the National Portrait Gallery in London. The image Britain's Queen Elizabeth II, the fifth of her reign was made by Jody Clark, at 33 the youngest designer. Portraits of the Queen were made in 1952,1968,1985,1998 and 2015, the image will appear on coins later this year.

pm narendra modi takes lunch in parliament canteen.
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pm narendra modi takes lunch in parliament canteen.

Tourists has their souvenir photograph taken against the Petronas Twin Towers in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Two airplane catastrophes put Malaysia on the map in a bad way in 2014.
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Tourists has their souvenir photograph taken against the Petronas Twin Towers in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Two airplane catastrophes put Malaysia on the map in a bad way in 2014.

ice clogs the water between wharves in Portland, Maine. Portland Harbor is encountering more ice than it has in years thanks to the coldest February on record. Several lobster boats were locked in the ice, unable to move, and ice breakers are needed to keep commerce flowing.
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ice clogs the water between wharves in Portland, Maine. Portland Harbor is encountering more ice than it has in years thanks to the coldest February on record. Several lobster boats were locked in the ice, unable to move, and ice breakers are needed to keep commerce flowing.

Britain's Prince William paints the eye of Shaun the Sheep at the British Ambassador's official residence in Beijing.
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Britain's Prince William paints the eye of Shaun the Sheep at the British Ambassador's official residence in Beijing.

A crew member stands near the newly-recovered remains of the fuselage of the ill-fated AirAsia Flight 8501 on the deck of rescue ship Crest Onyx at Tanjung Priok port in Jakarta, Indonesia.
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A crew member stands near the newly-recovered remains of the fuselage of the ill-fated AirAsia Flight 8501 on the deck of rescue ship Crest Onyx at Tanjung Priok port in Jakarta, Indonesia.

SpaceX Falcon9 rocket carrying two commercial communications satellites launched from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Launch Complex 41, as seen over the skyline of downtown Cocoa Beach.
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SpaceX Falcon9 rocket carrying two commercial communications satellites launched from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Launch Complex 41, as seen over the skyline of downtown Cocoa Beach.

This image shows the swarf planet Ceres provided by NASA, taken by the agency's Dawn spacecraft from a distance of nearly 29,000 miles (46,000 kilometers). It shows that the brightest spot on Ceres has a dimmer companion, which apparently lies in the same basin, seen at center of the image.
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This image shows the swarf planet Ceres provided by NASA, taken by the agency's Dawn spacecraft from a distance of nearly 29,000 miles (46,000 kilometers). It shows that the brightest spot on Ceres has a dimmer companion, which apparently lies in the same basin, seen at center of the image.

A worker adds dry clay to the court during a rain delay at Argentina's ATP Open final tennis match between Rafael Nadal of Spain and Juan Monaco in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
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A worker adds dry clay to the court during a rain delay at Argentina's ATP Open final tennis match between Rafael Nadal of Spain and Juan Monaco in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

While much of Memphis stayed indoors out of the drizzling cold rain, Vallorie Higgins, left, and Omar Tellez take advantage of the wet day to fly through mud holes along Covington Pike near the Wolf River in Memphis, Tenn.
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While much of Memphis stayed indoors out of the drizzling cold rain, Vallorie Higgins, left, and Omar Tellez take advantage of the wet day to fly through mud holes along Covington Pike near the Wolf River in Memphis, Tenn.

Lily James, left, and Richard Madden arrive at the Premiere Of
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Lily James, left, and Richard Madden arrive at the Premiere Of "Cinderella" in Los Angeles.

People with their umbrellas as the city received early morning showers, in Gurgaon.
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People with their umbrellas as the city received early morning showers, in Gurgaon.

Britain's Prince William, left, meets Chinese President Xi Jinping at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing.
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Britain's Prince William, left, meets Chinese President Xi Jinping at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing.

A train moves through snow covered railway track as the region received heavy snowfall, in Anantnag.
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A train moves through snow covered railway track as the region received heavy snowfall, in Anantnag.

JD(U) workers during party political conclave in Patna Gandhi maidan.
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JD(U) workers during party political conclave in Patna Gandhi maidan.

In this image from NASA television astronaut Terry Virts installs an antenna and boom during the third spacewalk outside the International Space Station.
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In this image from NASA television astronaut Terry Virts installs an antenna and boom during the third spacewalk outside the International Space Station.

An emotional outgoing Attorney General Eric Holder, center, reacts after singer Aretha Franklin, left, finished singing a song for him, next to President Barack Obama, at an event celebrating Holder at the Department of Justice in Washington.
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An emotional outgoing Attorney General Eric Holder, center, reacts after singer Aretha Franklin, left, finished singing a song for him, next to President Barack Obama, at an event celebrating Holder at the Department of Justice in Washington.

The Popocatepetl volcano spews ash and steam, seen from the water canals of Xochimilco, as the sun rises in Mexico City.
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The Popocatepetl volcano spews ash and steam, seen from the water canals of Xochimilco, as the sun rises in Mexico City.

A model wears a creation for Dolce & Gabbana women's Fall-Winter 2015-16 collection, part of the Milan Fashion Week.
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A model wears a creation for Dolce & Gabbana women's Fall-Winter 2015-16 collection, part of the Milan Fashion Week.

A riot victim wipes her tears during a ceremony marking the anniversary of India`s 2002 anti-Muslim riots, that left more than 1,000 dead, in Ahmadabad.
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A riot victim wipes her tears during a ceremony marking the anniversary of India`s 2002 anti-Muslim riots, that left more than 1,000 dead, in Ahmadabad.