Day in Pics - April 9, 2016

Apr 09, 2016, 14:30 PM IST
The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifts off from launch complex 40 at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Fla.
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The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifts off from launch complex 40 at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Fla.

Rugby fans hold a US national flag during a second day of the Hong Kong Sevens rugby tournament in Hong Kong.
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Rugby fans hold a US national flag during a second day of the Hong Kong Sevens rugby tournament in Hong Kong.

An Indonesian fighter jet releases flares during a show in Jakarta, Indonesia.
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An Indonesian fighter jet releases flares during a show in Jakarta, Indonesia.

Saina Nehwal of India returns a shot to Tai Tzu Ying of Taiwan during their women's singles semi final match at the Malaysia Open Badminton Superseries in Shah Alam, Malaysia.
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Saina Nehwal of India returns a shot to Tai Tzu Ying of Taiwan during their women's singles semi final match at the Malaysia Open Badminton Superseries in Shah Alam, Malaysia.

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, center, poses for a group photo with members of Japanese pop group Momoriro Clover Z and Japanese child actors wearing Japanese kimono during a cherry blossom viewing party hosted by Abe at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden in Tokyo.
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Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, center, poses for a group photo with members of Japanese pop group Momoriro Clover Z and Japanese child actors wearing Japanese kimono during a cherry blossom viewing party hosted by Abe at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden in Tokyo.

Racegoers pose for a photograph during Ladies Day of the Grand National Festival at Aintree Racecourse, Liverpool, England.
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Racegoers pose for a photograph during Ladies Day of the Grand National Festival at Aintree Racecourse, Liverpool, England.

President Barack Obama walks with daughter Malia Obama through a light rain to from Marine One to board Air Force One prior to leaving Los Angeles
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President Barack Obama walks with daughter Malia Obama through a light rain to from Marine One to board Air Force One prior to leaving Los Angeles

A Pakistani model presents a creation by designer Ayesha F. Haswani during Pakistan Fashion Week in Karachi, Pakistan.
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A Pakistani model presents a creation by designer Ayesha F. Haswani during Pakistan Fashion Week in Karachi, Pakistan.

Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (JVM) student activists burn an effigy of Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani over the Rohith Vemula suicide case at Albert Ekka Chowk in Ranchi.
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Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (JVM) student activists burn an effigy of Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani over the Rohith Vemula suicide case at Albert Ekka Chowk in Ranchi.

Egyptians toss colored powder into the air during the Festival of Colors organized by the Indian Cultural Center in Cairo, Egypt.
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Egyptians toss colored powder into the air during the Festival of Colors organized by the Indian Cultural Center in Cairo, Egypt.

TMC candidate and footballer Baichung Bhutia during his election campaign in Siliguri.
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TMC candidate and footballer Baichung Bhutia during his election campaign in Siliguri.

Women group, during a protest to demand the release of prisoners in Srinagar.
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Women group, during a protest to demand the release of prisoners in Srinagar.

Protesters and security forces during clash in downtown area of Srinagar.
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Protesters and security forces during clash in downtown area of Srinagar.