Day in Pics: 12th March

Mar 12, 2014, 09:19 AM IST
Congressional candidate Alex Sink, center, greets a supporter after giving her concession speech  in St. Petersburg, Fla.
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Congressional candidate Alex Sink, center, greets a supporter after giving her concession speech in St. Petersburg, Fla.

Agnieszka Radwanska, of Poland, pumps her fist after defeating Alize Cornet, of France, 7-5, 6-3, in a fourth round match at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament.
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Agnieszka Radwanska, of Poland, pumps her fist after defeating Alize Cornet, of France, 7-5, 6-3, in a fourth round match at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament.

This photo shows a woman taking a photo of a screen displaying the number of hours since a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet had gone missing at a mall in Beijing, China.
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This photo shows a woman taking a photo of a screen displaying the number of hours since a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet had gone missing at a mall in Beijing, China.

President Barack Obama, left, with the help of store employee Susan Panariello, right, shops at the GAP clothing store in Manhattan during his unannounced visit, in New York.
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President Barack Obama, left, with the help of store employee Susan Panariello, right, shops at the GAP clothing store in Manhattan during his unannounced visit, in New York.

Smoke rises from a fire burning in San Francisco. The major fire burning in San Francisco`s Mission Bay neighborhood sent an enormous plume of black smoke high into the sky. There were no initial reports of injuries.
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Smoke rises from a fire burning in San Francisco. The major fire burning in San Francisco`s Mission Bay neighborhood sent an enormous plume of black smoke high into the sky. There were no initial reports of injuries.

BJP President Rajnath Singh with Former RJD leader Ram Kripal Yadav being garlanded during the latter`s joining the Bharatiya Janata Party in New Delhi.
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BJP President Rajnath Singh with Former RJD leader Ram Kripal Yadav being garlanded during the latter`s joining the Bharatiya Janata Party in New Delhi.

A Nato AWACS plane takes off the NATO Airbase in Geilenkirchen, Germany.
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A Nato AWACS plane takes off the NATO Airbase in Geilenkirchen, Germany.

Indian police officers stop Tibetan women as they try to reach the Chinese Embassy to protest on the occasion of Women`s Uprising Day in New Delhi.
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Indian police officers stop Tibetan women as they try to reach the Chinese Embassy to protest on the occasion of Women`s Uprising Day in New Delhi.

A view of Srinagar after heavy snowfall.
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A view of Srinagar after heavy snowfall.

Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde alongwith Chhattisgarh CM Raman Singh and state Governor Shekhar Dutt addressing a press conference on Sukma Naxal attack, in Jagdalpur.
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Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde alongwith Chhattisgarh CM Raman Singh and state Governor Shekhar Dutt addressing a press conference on Sukma Naxal attack, in Jagdalpur.

Students holding a candle light vigil praying for the safety the passenger of the missing Malaysian plane, in Mohali.
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Students holding a candle light vigil praying for the safety the passenger of the missing Malaysian plane, in Mohali.

A Hindu devotee dressed up as Lord Krishna along with other devotees during a Holi celebration in Aligarh.
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A Hindu devotee dressed up as Lord Krishna along with other devotees during a Holi celebration in Aligarh.

Pakistani volunteers look at a body of a woman killed in Karachi. Police in Pakistan said gang members angered over the killing of one of their leaders have opened fire on passers-by in southern Pakistan, killing a dozen people.
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Pakistani volunteers look at a body of a woman killed in Karachi. Police in Pakistan said gang members angered over the killing of one of their leaders have opened fire on passers-by in southern Pakistan, killing a dozen people.

Indian security personnel pay homage to paramilitary soldiers killed in an ambush by Maoist rebels, in Jagdalpur, in the eastern Indian state of Chhattisgarh.
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Indian security personnel pay homage to paramilitary soldiers killed in an ambush by Maoist rebels, in Jagdalpur, in the eastern Indian state of Chhattisgarh.

Chief Minister of West Bengal state and Trinamool Congress leader Mamata Banerjee addresses an election rally in New Delhi.
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Chief Minister of West Bengal state and Trinamool Congress leader Mamata Banerjee addresses an election rally in New Delhi.

Narendran, husband of one of the passengers of the missing Malaysia Airlines aircraft Chandrika Sharma, speaks to the media with their daughter Meghna, right, sitting beside in Chennai.
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Narendran, husband of one of the passengers of the missing Malaysia Airlines aircraft Chandrika Sharma, speaks to the media with their daughter Meghna, right, sitting beside in Chennai.

Forensic investigator Johannes Vermeulen, with a cricket bat in hand, demonstrates on a mock-up toilet cubicle, with the door, background, how the door could have been broken down with the bat, during the trial of Oscar Pistorius in court in Pretoria, South Africa.
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Forensic investigator Johannes Vermeulen, with a cricket bat in hand, demonstrates on a mock-up toilet cubicle, with the door, background, how the door could have been broken down with the bat, during the trial of Oscar Pistorius in court in Pretoria, South Africa.