Day in Pics: 15th March

Mar 15, 2013, 08:33 AM IST
President Barack Obama and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., leave a meeting with House Democrats at the Capitol, in Washington.
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President Barack Obama and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., leave a meeting with House Democrats at the Capitol, in Washington.

Victoria Azarenka, of Belarus, speaks during a news conference to announce that she had withdrawn from the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament due to a right ankle injury.
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Victoria Azarenka, of Belarus, speaks during a news conference to announce that she had withdrawn from the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament due to a right ankle injury.

Students shout slogans during a protest as a part of a university students strike against financial cuts on education and in defence of the public education in Madrid, Spain.
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Students shout slogans during a protest as a part of a university students strike against financial cuts on education and in defence of the public education in Madrid, Spain.

The new Samsung Galaxy S 4 is presented during the Samsung Unpacked event at Radio City Music Hall, New York.
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The new Samsung Galaxy S 4 is presented during the Samsung Unpacked event at Radio City Music Hall, New York.

Red Bull driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany signs his autographs ahead of the first practice session for the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park in Melbourne, Australia.
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Red Bull driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany signs his autographs ahead of the first practice session for the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park in Melbourne, Australia.

England`s Matt Prior sweeps to a boundary in front of New Zealand wicketkeeper BJ Watling, left, on the second day of the second international cricket test in Wellington, New Zealand.
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England`s Matt Prior sweeps to a boundary in front of New Zealand wicketkeeper BJ Watling, left, on the second day of the second international cricket test in Wellington, New Zealand.

Protesters clench their fists during a rally near the Presidential Palace in Manila, Philippines.
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Protesters clench their fists during a rally near the Presidential Palace in Manila, Philippines.

British Prime Minister David Cameron speaks with European Council President Herman Van Rompuy during a round table meeting at an EU summit in Brussels.
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British Prime Minister David Cameron speaks with European Council President Herman Van Rompuy during a round table meeting at an EU summit in Brussels.

The wreckage of a pickup truck, which had been carrying Thai police officers, is lifted off a canal after hitting a bomb set by suspected insurgents in Rue So district of Narathiwat province, southern Thailand.
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The wreckage of a pickup truck, which had been carrying Thai police officers, is lifted off a canal after hitting a bomb set by suspected insurgents in Rue So district of Narathiwat province, southern Thailand.

Activists of Shiv Sena party shout anti-Pakistan slogans during a protest in Jammu. The protest was against Pakistan’s Parliament for passing a resolution condemning the hanging of a Mohammed Afzal Guru.
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Activists of Shiv Sena party shout anti-Pakistan slogans during a protest in Jammu. The protest was against Pakistan’s Parliament for passing a resolution condemning the hanging of a Mohammed Afzal Guru.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel speaks with French President Francois Hollande during a round table meeting at an EU summit in Brussels.
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel speaks with French President Francois Hollande during a round table meeting at an EU summit in Brussels.

Pope Francis stumbles as he prepares to greet cardinals in Sala Clementina, at the Vatican.
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Pope Francis stumbles as he prepares to greet cardinals in Sala Clementina, at the Vatican.

Indian army soldiers spit fire as they perform the mallakhamb, a traditional Indian gymnastic sport, during a display of skills at Officers Training Academy in Chennai.
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Indian army soldiers spit fire as they perform the mallakhamb, a traditional Indian gymnastic sport, during a display of skills at Officers Training Academy in Chennai.

A South Korean child holds a candle light during a rally denouncing the annual joint military exercises, dubbed Key Resolve and Foal Eagle, South Korea and the United States joint military exercise, in Seoul, South Korea.
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A South Korean child holds a candle light during a rally denouncing the annual joint military exercises, dubbed Key Resolve and Foal Eagle, South Korea and the United States joint military exercise, in Seoul, South Korea.

Pakistan`s bowler Mohammad Irfan celebrates with teammates Nasir Jamshed after dismissing South Africa`s batsman Hashim Amla during the second One Day International cricket match at Centurion Park in Pretoria, South Africa.
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Pakistan`s bowler Mohammad Irfan celebrates with teammates Nasir Jamshed after dismissing South Africa`s batsman Hashim Amla during the second One Day International cricket match at Centurion Park in Pretoria, South Africa.

Britain`s Prince Charles during his visit to the Al Safwa Farm in Doha, Qatar.
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Britain`s Prince Charles during his visit to the Al Safwa Farm in Doha, Qatar.

President Barack Obama salutes as he prepares to board Air Force One before his departure from Andrews Air Force Base.
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President Barack Obama salutes as he prepares to board Air Force One before his departure from Andrews Air Force Base.

Supporters of Egypt`s military shout anti-Muslim Brotherhood slogans during a protest in front of the Unknown Soldier memorial in Cairo, Egypt.
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Supporters of Egypt`s military shout anti-Muslim Brotherhood slogans during a protest in front of the Unknown Soldier memorial in Cairo, Egypt.

Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge and her husband Prince William watch the first race of the Cheltenham Gold Cup Day at the Cheltenham Racecourse, Gloucestershire, England.
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Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge and her husband Prince William watch the first race of the Cheltenham Gold Cup Day at the Cheltenham Racecourse, Gloucestershire, England.