Day in Pics: 13th October

Oct 13, 2012, 10:44 AM IST
People hold placards depictnig French President Francois Hollande and Senegalese President Macky Sall with the slogan `A partnership for Africa` as they look on during the arrival of the two presidents on Goree Island, in Dakar, Senegal.
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People hold placards depictnig French President Francois Hollande and Senegalese President Macky Sall with the slogan `A partnership for Africa` as they look on during the arrival of the two presidents on Goree Island, in Dakar, Senegal.

A woman holds an Orthodox icon of Jesus in front of riot police officers guarding a theater during a protest against a play depicting Jesus as gay, in Athens.
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A woman holds an Orthodox icon of Jesus in front of riot police officers guarding a theater during a protest against a play depicting Jesus as gay, in Athens.

The Space Shuttle Endeavour slowly moves along city streets on a 160-wheeled carrier, in Los Angeles.
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The Space Shuttle Endeavour slowly moves along city streets on a 160-wheeled carrier, in Los Angeles.

Argentina`s fans, one wearing a Barcelona FC jersey, pose for pictures before a 2014 World Cup qualifying soccer match between Argentina and Uruguay in Mendoza, Argentina.
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Argentina`s fans, one wearing a Barcelona FC jersey, pose for pictures before a 2014 World Cup qualifying soccer match between Argentina and Uruguay in Mendoza, Argentina.

President Barack Obama, center, meets with winners of a campaign fundraising contest, at Smith Commons Dining Room and Public House in Washington.
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President Barack Obama, center, meets with winners of a campaign fundraising contest, at Smith Commons Dining Room and Public House in Washington.

An F-22 Raptor, above, flies with a P-51 Mustang during the Miramar Air Show, in San Diego.
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An F-22 Raptor, above, flies with a P-51 Mustang during the Miramar Air Show, in San Diego.

Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard talks to media after she paid respects to victims of the 2002 Bali bombings that killed 202 people, including 88 Australians, at the Bali Memorial Monument in Kuta, Bali, Indonesia.
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Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard talks to media after she paid respects to victims of the 2002 Bali bombings that killed 202 people, including 88 Australians, at the Bali Memorial Monument in Kuta, Bali, Indonesia.

Protesters raise their smartphones as they hold a rally against the anti-cybercrime law in front of the Supreme Court in Manila, Philippines.
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Protesters raise their smartphones as they hold a rally against the anti-cybercrime law in front of the Supreme Court in Manila, Philippines.

Participants march during a demonstration against the annual meetings of the IMF and World Bank being held in Tokyo.
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Participants march during a demonstration against the annual meetings of the IMF and World Bank being held in Tokyo.

Red Bull driver Mark Webber, centre, of Australia reacts after winning the qualifying session of the Korean Formula One Grand Prix at the Korean International Circuit in Yeongam, South Korea.
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Red Bull driver Mark Webber, centre, of Australia reacts after winning the qualifying session of the Korean Formula One Grand Prix at the Korean International Circuit in Yeongam, South Korea.

Swiss Finance Minister and President of the Swiss Confederation, Evelin Widmer Schlumpf, is greeted by Japanese Finance Minister Koriki Jojima before their talks as the sideline of the annual plenary meeting of the IMF and World Bank Group in Tokyo.
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Swiss Finance Minister and President of the Swiss Confederation, Evelin Widmer Schlumpf, is greeted by Japanese Finance Minister Koriki Jojima before their talks as the sideline of the annual plenary meeting of the IMF and World Bank Group in Tokyo.

Turkish Prime Minister`s Press Service,Turkey`s Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, right, and Arab League Secretary General Nabil al Arabi shake hands before a meeting in Istanbul.
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Turkish Prime Minister`s Press Service,Turkey`s Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, right, and Arab League Secretary General Nabil al Arabi shake hands before a meeting in Istanbul.

This photo provided by the European Space Agency (ESA), Soyuz rocket lifts off from Europe`s space base of Kourou, French Guiana.
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This photo provided by the European Space Agency (ESA), Soyuz rocket lifts off from Europe`s space base of Kourou, French Guiana.

Novak Djokovic of Serbia returns a shot against Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic in the men`s singles semifinal match at the Shanghai Masters tennis tournament at Qizhong Forest Sports City Tennis Center in Shanghai.
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Novak Djokovic of Serbia returns a shot against Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic in the men`s singles semifinal match at the Shanghai Masters tennis tournament at Qizhong Forest Sports City Tennis Center in Shanghai.

A man takes part in
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A man takes part in "Pacu Jawi" or mud cow racing in Padang Pajang, West Sumatra, Indonesia.

Masked participants parade in the Swiss city of St. Gallen Saturday Oct. 13, 2012.The parade is part of the annual agricultural fair in St. Gallen..
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Masked participants parade in the Swiss city of St. Gallen Saturday Oct. 13, 2012.The parade is part of the annual agricultural fair in St. Gallen..

Pakistani men, left, check the damage caused by a car bomb explosion, while army soldiers gather at the site in the Pakistani town of Darra Adam Khel in the troubled Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province bordering Afghanistan.
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Pakistani men, left, check the damage caused by a car bomb explosion, while army soldiers gather at the site in the Pakistani town of Darra Adam Khel in the troubled Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province bordering Afghanistan.

A Pakistani boy holds up a picture of 14-year-old schoolgirl Malala Yousufzai, who was shot last Tuesday by the Taliban for speaking out in support of education for women, while he and other schoolchildren attend a protest condemning the attack, in Karachi.
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A Pakistani boy holds up a picture of 14-year-old schoolgirl Malala Yousufzai, who was shot last Tuesday by the Taliban for speaking out in support of education for women, while he and other schoolchildren attend a protest condemning the attack, in Karachi.