Day in Pics: 15th August

Aug 15, 2013, 12:03 PM IST
National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) Investigators examine debris of a UPS A300 cargo plane after it crashed on approach at Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport in Birmingham, Ala.
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National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) Investigators examine debris of a UPS A300 cargo plane after it crashed on approach at Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport in Birmingham, Ala.

Rafael Nadal, from Spain, returns a shot from Benjamin Becker, from Germany, during a match at the Western & Southern Open tennis tournament in Mason, Ohio.
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Rafael Nadal, from Spain, returns a shot from Benjamin Becker, from Germany, during a match at the Western & Southern Open tennis tournament in Mason, Ohio.

A police vehicle drives past a burning trash during a protest against Sao Paulo Governor Geraldo Alckmin in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
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A police vehicle drives past a burning trash during a protest against Sao Paulo Governor Geraldo Alckmin in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh addresses the nation from the ramparts of Red Fort to celebrate Independence Day, in New Delhi.
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Prime Minister Manmohan Singh addresses the nation from the ramparts of Red Fort to celebrate Independence Day, in New Delhi.

A Chinese man poses with the replica of a canon on display near Marco Polo bridge also known as Lu Gou Bridge on the 68th anniversary of the of Japan`s surrender in the 1937-1945 anti-Japan war that started from an incident near the bridge in Beijing, China.
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A Chinese man poses with the replica of a canon on display near Marco Polo bridge also known as Lu Gou Bridge on the 68th anniversary of the of Japan`s surrender in the 1937-1945 anti-Japan war that started from an incident near the bridge in Beijing, China.

An Indonesian Muslim man with painted face takes part in a rally calling for an end to the violence used against supporters of ousted President Mohammed Morsi in Egypt, in Jakarta, Indonesia.
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An Indonesian Muslim man with painted face takes part in a rally calling for an end to the violence used against supporters of ousted President Mohammed Morsi in Egypt, in Jakarta, Indonesia.

Civilians inspect the aftermath of a car bomb attack in the northern Shiite neighborhood of Khazimiyah of Baghdad, Iraq.
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Civilians inspect the aftermath of a car bomb attack in the northern Shiite neighborhood of Khazimiyah of Baghdad, Iraq.

People fly kites near the India Gate monument as they celebrate Independence Day in New Delhi.
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People fly kites near the India Gate monument as they celebrate Independence Day in New Delhi.

Former England`s cricketer Ian Botham speaks about an event, called Beefy’s Big Walk, to media in Colombo, Sri Lanka.
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Former England`s cricketer Ian Botham speaks about an event, called Beefy’s Big Walk, to media in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

A man sifts through debris at the burnt Rabaah al-Adawiya mosque in Cairo`s Nasr City, Egypt.
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A man sifts through debris at the burnt Rabaah al-Adawiya mosque in Cairo`s Nasr City, Egypt.

Pope Francis greets the faithful as he leaves the village of Castel Gandolfo, the pontiffs` summer residence in the hills overlooking Rome.
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Pope Francis greets the faithful as he leaves the village of Castel Gandolfo, the pontiffs` summer residence in the hills overlooking Rome.