Day in Pics: 14th March

Mar 14, 2013, 09:53 AM IST
A worshiper holds up the front page of a magazine showing a photograph of Jorge Mario Bergoglio with the title in Spanish
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A worshiper holds up the front page of a magazine showing a photograph of Jorge Mario Bergoglio with the title in Spanish "Bergoglio.

Christians hold placards and shout slogans during a protest in Bangalore against Hindu right wing Bajrang Dal for allegedly attacking Christian worshippers in Udupi in north Karnataka.
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Christians hold placards and shout slogans during a protest in Bangalore against Hindu right wing Bajrang Dal for allegedly attacking Christian worshippers in Udupi in north Karnataka.

Rafael Nadal, of Spain, returns a shot to Ernests Gulbis, of Latvia, during their match at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament in Indian Wells, Calif.
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Rafael Nadal, of Spain, returns a shot to Ernests Gulbis, of Latvia, during their match at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament in Indian Wells, Calif.

Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi greets villagers at a village near the Letpadaung copper mine project area in Monywa, 760 kilometers (450 miles) north of Yangon, Myanmar.
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Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi greets villagers at a village near the Letpadaung copper mine project area in Monywa, 760 kilometers (450 miles) north of Yangon, Myanmar.

Memorial candles stand beside a picture of Kimani
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Memorial candles stand beside a picture of Kimani "Kiki" Gray during a vigil for the deceased teen in the East Flatbush neighborhood of Brooklyn in New York.

Prince Hisahito holding a certificate of graduation, accompanied by his father Prince Akishino, and mother Princess Kiko poses for photos after he attended his graduation ceremony at Ochanomizu University affiliated kindergarten in Tokyo.
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Prince Hisahito holding a certificate of graduation, accompanied by his father Prince Akishino, and mother Princess Kiko poses for photos after he attended his graduation ceremony at Ochanomizu University affiliated kindergarten in Tokyo.

Pope Francis waves to the crowd from the central balcony of St. Peter`s Basilica at the Vatican. Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio, who chose the name of Francis is the 266th pontiff of the Roman Catholic Church.
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Pope Francis waves to the crowd from the central balcony of St. Peter`s Basilica at the Vatican. Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio, who chose the name of Francis is the 266th pontiff of the Roman Catholic Church.

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain walks through the paddock at the Albert Park track ahead of the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park in Melbourne.
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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain walks through the paddock at the Albert Park track ahead of the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park in Melbourne.

Activists dressed as orangutan hold posters during a protest demanding that Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono to take immediate action to save orangutans outside the presidential palace in Jakarta, Indonesia.
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Activists dressed as orangutan hold posters during a protest demanding that Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono to take immediate action to save orangutans outside the presidential palace in Jakarta, Indonesia.

People walk past a sand sculpture of the new pope at the Golden Sea beach on the Bay of Bengal coast in Puri, Orissa state, India.
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People walk past a sand sculpture of the new pope at the Golden Sea beach on the Bay of Bengal coast in Puri, Orissa state, India.

A policeman stands guard at a temporary checkpoint during a curfew in Srinagar.
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A policeman stands guard at a temporary checkpoint during a curfew in Srinagar.

Maria Sharapova, of Russia, waves to fans after defeating Sara Errani, of Italy, in their match at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament, in Indian Wells, Calif.
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Maria Sharapova, of Russia, waves to fans after defeating Sara Errani, of Italy, in their match at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament, in Indian Wells, Calif.

Nepal`s newly-appointed Prime Minister Khilraj Regmi assumes office after being sworn in in Katmandu, Nepal.
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Nepal`s newly-appointed Prime Minister Khilraj Regmi assumes office after being sworn in in Katmandu, Nepal.

A Filipino policeman prevents activists from touching a sign of the Malaysian Embassy during a rally to call for peace in Sabah at the financial district of Makati, south of Manila, Philippines.
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A Filipino policeman prevents activists from touching a sign of the Malaysian Embassy during a rally to call for peace in Sabah at the financial district of Makati, south of Manila, Philippines.

Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi talks to a protester as she pays her respects to Buddhist monks in Tone village, an area near the Letpadaung copper mine project, in Monywa, 760 kilometers (450 miles) north of Yangon, central Myanmar.
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Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi talks to a protester as she pays her respects to Buddhist monks in Tone village, an area near the Letpadaung copper mine project, in Monywa, 760 kilometers (450 miles) north of Yangon, central Myanmar.

Local radio station owner Mam Sonando, center, is escorted by court security personnel as he enters an appeals court in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
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Local radio station owner Mam Sonando, center, is escorted by court security personnel as he enters an appeals court in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

An Indian paramilitary officer lays a wreath on the coffin of his colleague at the police headquarters in Srinagar.
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An Indian paramilitary officer lays a wreath on the coffin of his colleague at the police headquarters in Srinagar.

A health ministry worker sprays anti-mosquito fog as a preventive measure to control dengue fever, in Sidoarjo, East Java, Indonesia.
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A health ministry worker sprays anti-mosquito fog as a preventive measure to control dengue fever, in Sidoarjo, East Java, Indonesia.

An old water storage tank burns as Bahraini anti-government protesters look out for riot police in Malkiya village, Bahrain.
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An old water storage tank burns as Bahraini anti-government protesters look out for riot police in Malkiya village, Bahrain.

Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, center, poses for a photograph with participants and organizers of the British Council Springboard Program for women`s development in Doha, Qatar.
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Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, center, poses for a photograph with participants and organizers of the British Council Springboard Program for women`s development in Doha, Qatar.

India’s opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) activists protesting against Wednesday’s militant attack in Srinagar scuffle with police in Jammu.
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India’s opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) activists protesting against Wednesday’s militant attack in Srinagar scuffle with police in Jammu.

Pakistan`s Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar addresses a news conference at the Foreign Office in Islamabad, Pakistan. Khar told reporters that Pak-Iran gas pipeline was in the greater interest of the nation, and the US and European nations should understand our energy needs.
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Pakistan`s Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar addresses a news conference at the Foreign Office in Islamabad, Pakistan. Khar told reporters that Pak-Iran gas pipeline was in the greater interest of the nation, and the US and European nations should understand our energy needs.

A Tibetan exile cries at a protest in New Delhi, India. Tibetan protesters chanted slogans against the Chinese government and called for an end to Chinese rule of Tibet.
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A Tibetan exile cries at a protest in New Delhi, India. Tibetan protesters chanted slogans against the Chinese government and called for an end to Chinese rule of Tibet.

An Indian army soldier rides a bike through a ring of fire during a display of skills at Officers Training Academy in Chennai.
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An Indian army soldier rides a bike through a ring of fire during a display of skills at Officers Training Academy in Chennai.

Myanmar`s opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi talks with officials from Myanmar Yang Tse Copper Limited as she tours a copper mine project in Monywa, north of Yangon.
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Myanmar`s opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi talks with officials from Myanmar Yang Tse Copper Limited as she tours a copper mine project in Monywa, north of Yangon.