Day in Pics: 13th April

Apr 13, 2014, 09:56 AM IST
K. Srikanth of India returns a shot to Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia during their semifinal match at the Singapore Open Badminton championship in Singapore.
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K. Srikanth of India returns a shot to Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia during their semifinal match at the Singapore Open Badminton championship in Singapore.

A university student wearing painted tears in the colors of Venezuela`s flag looks into the camera during an anti-government protest in Caracas, Venezuela.
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A university student wearing painted tears in the colors of Venezuela`s flag looks into the camera during an anti-government protest in Caracas, Venezuela.

Vice President of India’s ruling Congress party Rahul Gandhi, second right, holds a handful of flower petals to throw back at supporters, with his sister Priyanka Vadra seated by his side as he arrives to file his nomination for the ongoing general elections in Amethi, in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.
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Vice President of India’s ruling Congress party Rahul Gandhi, second right, holds a handful of flower petals to throw back at supporters, with his sister Priyanka Vadra seated by his side as he arrives to file his nomination for the ongoing general elections in Amethi, in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.

Watched by NZ Rugby CEO Steve Tew, left, Britain`s Prince William hands over the IRB Junior World Championship Trophy to All Blacks captain Richie McCaw, right, as his wife Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, second from right, watches during their visit to a young players’ rugby tournament, at Forsyth Barr Stadium, in Dunedin, New Zealand.
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Watched by NZ Rugby CEO Steve Tew, left, Britain`s Prince William hands over the IRB Junior World Championship Trophy to All Blacks captain Richie McCaw, right, as his wife Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, second from right, watches during their visit to a young players’ rugby tournament, at Forsyth Barr Stadium, in Dunedin, New Zealand.

Wang Yihan, right, of China celebrates after scoring a point against Li Xuerui of China during their final match at the Singapore Open Badminton championship in Singapore.
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Wang Yihan, right, of China celebrates after scoring a point against Li Xuerui of China during their final match at the Singapore Open Badminton championship in Singapore.

Peoples on a truck react upon being splashed water while others shoot back water guns during during traditional Thai New Year celebrations or Songkran festival in Bangkok.
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Peoples on a truck react upon being splashed water while others shoot back water guns during during traditional Thai New Year celebrations or Songkran festival in Bangkok.

Activists of the international environmentalist organization Greenpeace pose with posters in front of the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, Germany, to support clean energy.
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Activists of the international environmentalist organization Greenpeace pose with posters in front of the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, Germany, to support clean energy.

Manny Pacquiao, of the Philippines, center, is joined by trainer Freddie Roach, left, as he poses with the champion`s belt following his unanimous decision against Timothy Bradley in their WBO welterweight title boxing fight in Las Vegas.
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Manny Pacquiao, of the Philippines, center, is joined by trainer Freddie Roach, left, as he poses with the champion`s belt following his unanimous decision against Timothy Bradley in their WBO welterweight title boxing fight in Las Vegas.

A group of firefighters stand next to burning homes as a forest fire rages towards urban areas in the city of Valparaiso, Chile. Authorities say the first fire has destroyed at least 150 homes and is forcing evacuations.
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A group of firefighters stand next to burning homes as a forest fire rages towards urban areas in the city of Valparaiso, Chile. Authorities say the first fire has destroyed at least 150 homes and is forcing evacuations.

Women celebrate Baisakhi festival in Allahabad.
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Women celebrate Baisakhi festival in Allahabad.

Christians with palm leaves on the occasion of Palm Sunday in Ranchi.
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Christians with palm leaves on the occasion of Palm Sunday in Ranchi.

BJP Prime Minister candidate Narendra Modi being presented a sword at a public rally to campaign for BJP candidate B N Bachegowda at Chikkaballapur near Bengaluru.
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BJP Prime Minister candidate Narendra Modi being presented a sword at a public rally to campaign for BJP candidate B N Bachegowda at Chikkaballapur near Bengaluru.

Actress and Congress candidate from Meerut, Nagma waves to her supporters during an election campaign for Congress candidate from Pilibhit seat, in Pilibhit.
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Actress and Congress candidate from Meerut, Nagma waves to her supporters during an election campaign for Congress candidate from Pilibhit seat, in Pilibhit.

Malerkotla: AAP Chief Arvind kejriwal during an election campaign at Malerkotla on Sunday for party candidate Bhagwant Mann from Sangrur.
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Malerkotla: AAP Chief Arvind kejriwal during an election campaign at Malerkotla on Sunday for party candidate Bhagwant Mann from Sangrur.