Day in Pics: 30th August

Aug 30, 2014, 10:37 AM IST
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A 98-metre long under construction bridge collapses over a stream of Bagmati and Lakhani rivers in Muzaffarpur district of Bihar.

A 98-metre long under construction bridge collapses over a stream of Bagmati and Lakhani rivers in Muzaffarpur district of Bihar.

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People take part in a procession in Jaipur on Saturday, a day after the festival of Ganesh Chaturthi.

People take part in a procession in Jaipur on Saturday, a day after the festival of Ganesh Chaturthi.

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An artist performs during a play at a park in Srinagar on the occasion of International Day of the Disappeared.

An artist performs during a play at a park in Srinagar on the occasion of International Day of the Disappeared.

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Members of Jamaat-e-Islami Hind take part in a protest rally against killings in Palestine in Kolkata.

Members of Jamaat-e-Islami Hind take part in a protest rally against killings in Palestine in Kolkata.

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Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir Omar Abdullah address the Assembly on the last day of its session in Srinagar..

Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir Omar Abdullah address the Assembly on the last day of its session in Srinagar..

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Participants at the 6th Eastern India Yoga Championship at a school in Dhanbad.

Participants at the 6th Eastern India Yoga Championship at a school in Dhanbad.

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Alpha jets of Frances's aerobatic team Patrouille de France fly in formation at the air show in Payerne, Switzerland.

Alpha jets of Frances's aerobatic team Patrouille de France fly in formation at the air show in Payerne, Switzerland.

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Flat owners under the banner of Capital Green Flat Buyers Association protesting against DLF due to delayed delivery of flats at DLF's Corporate Office in New Delhi.

Flat owners under the banner of Capital Green Flat Buyers Association protesting against DLF due to delayed delivery of flats at DLF's Corporate Office in New Delhi.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi waves before his departure for the five-day Japan tour, at Palam Airport in New Delhi.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi waves before his departure for the five-day Japan tour, at Palam Airport in New Delhi.

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Tokyo Metropolitan Police members rescue a person playing the roll of an injured person from a damaged car during an annual disaster drill in Tokyo.

Tokyo Metropolitan Police members rescue a person playing the roll of an injured person from a damaged car during an annual disaster drill in Tokyo.

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Boxer Manny Pacquiao, poses for pictures with San Francisco Giants mascot Lou Seal before Pacquiao was to throw the ceremonial first pitch before a baseball game between the Giants and Milwaukee Brewers in San Francisco.

Boxer Manny Pacquiao, poses for pictures with San Francisco Giants mascot Lou Seal before Pacquiao was to throw the ceremonial first pitch before a baseball game between the Giants and Milwaukee Brewers in San Francisco.

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Army personnel taking position during an encounter with the militants at Baron Gali in Kalaro near the Line of Control (LOC) in Kupwara.

Army personnel taking position during an encounter with the militants at Baron Gali in Kalaro near the Line of Control (LOC) in Kupwara.

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Fireworks explode as Russian military cadets perform during the rehearsal of 'Spasskaya Tower' International Military Orchestra Music Festival at the Red Square in Moscow, Russia.

Fireworks explode as Russian military cadets perform during the rehearsal of 'Spasskaya Tower' International Military Orchestra Music Festival at the Red Square in Moscow, Russia.

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Maria Sharapova, of Russia, returns a shot to Sabine Lisicki, of Germany, during the third round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York. Sharapova won 6-2, 6-4.

Maria Sharapova, of Russia, returns a shot to Sabine Lisicki, of Germany, during the third round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York. Sharapova won 6-2, 6-4.

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Teresa Price, left, and Steel Springer, right, dressed as hunter characters from the video game Destiny, wait in line to meet hosts of online gaming programs on the Twitch video game community at the Penny Arcade Expo, a fan-centric celebration of gaming in Seattle.

Teresa Price, left, and Steel Springer, right, dressed as hunter characters from the video game Destiny, wait in line to meet hosts of online gaming programs on the Twitch video game community at the Penny Arcade Expo, a fan-centric celebration of gaming in Seattle.

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President Obama holds up four-month-old Ryan Kelley, of Richmond, R.I., while greeting a gathering shortly after arriving at T.F. Green Airport in Warwick, R.I.

President Obama holds up four-month-old Ryan Kelley, of Richmond, R.I., while greeting a gathering shortly after arriving at T.F. Green Airport in Warwick, R.I.

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Miners walk in line as they enter the El Comal mine to help in the rescue operations at the gold and silver mine after a landslide trapped at least 24 miners inside, in Bonanza, Nicaragua.

Miners walk in line as they enter the El Comal mine to help in the rescue operations at the gold and silver mine after a landslide trapped at least 24 miners inside, in Bonanza, Nicaragua.

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Pakistani cricket celebrity-turned-politician Imran Khan addresses his supporters during an anti-government sit-in protest in Islamabad, Pakistan.

Pakistani cricket celebrity-turned-politician Imran Khan addresses his supporters during an anti-government sit-in protest in Islamabad, Pakistan.

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Hindu devotees, faces smeared with colored powder, carry a clay idol of Hindu god Ganesha to immerse in a lake on the first day of Ganesh Chaturthi festival in Bangalore.

Hindu devotees, faces smeared with colored powder, carry a clay idol of Hindu god Ganesha to immerse in a lake on the first day of Ganesh Chaturthi festival in Bangalore.

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British Prime Minister David Cameron looks to answer questions from journalists during a media conference in Downing Street, London.

British Prime Minister David Cameron looks to answer questions from journalists during a media conference in Downing Street, London.

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Hindu devotees perform rituals and give offerings in front of a 60 feet idol of Hindu god Ganesha on the first day of Ganesha Chaturthi festival in Hyderabad.

Hindu devotees perform rituals and give offerings in front of a 60 feet idol of Hindu god Ganesha on the first day of Ganesha Chaturthi festival in Hyderabad.

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Liberian health workers carry the body of a man that they believe died from the Ebola virus in Monrovia, Liberia.

Liberian health workers carry the body of a man that they believe died from the Ebola virus in Monrovia, Liberia.

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