Day in Pics: 15th October

Oct 15, 2012, 08:51 AM IST
Victoria Azarenka of Belarus displays her trophy after winning the final match against Germany`s Julia Goerges in the Generali Ladies tennis tournament in Linz, Austria.
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Victoria Azarenka of Belarus displays her trophy after winning the final match against Germany`s Julia Goerges in the Generali Ladies tennis tournament in Linz, Austria.

Salman Khurshid addresses a press conference to refute charges of corruption against a trust he runs for the disabled, in New Delhi.
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Salman Khurshid addresses a press conference to refute charges of corruption against a trust he runs for the disabled, in New Delhi.

Supporters of Pakistani political party Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM), attend a rally to condemn the attack on 14-year-old schoolgirl Malala Yousufzai, who was shot last Tuesday by the Taliban for speaking out in support of education for women, in Karachi.
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Supporters of Pakistani political party Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM), attend a rally to condemn the attack on 14-year-old schoolgirl Malala Yousufzai, who was shot last Tuesday by the Taliban for speaking out in support of education for women, in Karachi.

A view of the partially sunk Costa Concordia wreckage next to the Giglio Island.
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A view of the partially sunk Costa Concordia wreckage next to the Giglio Island.

Members of the of nationalist Svoboda (Freedom) movement burn the flags of the Communist Party of Ukraine and the Party of Regions of Ukraine during a rally marking the 70th anniversary of the Ukrainian Insurgent Army in Kiev, Ukraine.
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Members of the of nationalist Svoboda (Freedom) movement burn the flags of the Communist Party of Ukraine and the Party of Regions of Ukraine during a rally marking the 70th anniversary of the Ukrainian Insurgent Army in Kiev, Ukraine.

People demonstrate during a protest organized by activists and relatives of people allegedly disappeared by rebels, in Bogota, Colombia.
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People demonstrate during a protest organized by activists and relatives of people allegedly disappeared by rebels, in Bogota, Colombia.

Nepalese fire fighters try to control a fire at an electronics warehouse of Chaudhary Group at Satungal, Katmandu.
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Nepalese fire fighters try to control a fire at an electronics warehouse of Chaudhary Group at Satungal, Katmandu.

Myanmar President U Thein Sein, right, greets Union Solidarity and Development Party (USDP), party members during the first conference of their USDP party at the party`s headquarters.
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Myanmar President U Thein Sein, right, greets Union Solidarity and Development Party (USDP), party members during the first conference of their USDP party at the party`s headquarters.

Tibetan exiled spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, center, greets people in the audience with Trappist monk Thomas Keating, right, before taking the stage at the start of an event called
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Tibetan exiled spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, center, greets people in the audience with Trappist monk Thomas Keating, right, before taking the stage at the start of an event called "Beyond Religion: Ethics, Values and Well-Being," at a hotel, in Boston.

A voodoo priest, left, is pictured as he performs a ritual during a protest in Port-au-Prince, Haiti.
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A voodoo priest, left, is pictured as he performs a ritual during a protest in Port-au-Prince, Haiti.

Fans watch the Space Shuttle Endeavour slowly move down Martin Luther King Blvd. in Los Angeles.
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Fans watch the Space Shuttle Endeavour slowly move down Martin Luther King Blvd. in Los Angeles.

Sophia Bush and Leslie Bibb participate in AIDS Walk LA, in Los Angeles.
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Sophia Bush and Leslie Bibb participate in AIDS Walk LA, in Los Angeles.

President Barack Obama arrives with pizza at an Organizing for America field office, in Williamsburg, Va.
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President Barack Obama arrives with pizza at an Organizing for America field office, in Williamsburg, Va.

Cambodians ride water buffalos during a race at Preah Vihear Sour pagoda, in Kandal province some 35 kilometers (22 miles) northeast of Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
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Cambodians ride water buffalos during a race at Preah Vihear Sour pagoda, in Kandal province some 35 kilometers (22 miles) northeast of Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

Filipino Muslims shout slogans during a rally in support of a preliminary peace agreement between the government and the nation`s largest Muslim rebel group during a rally outside the gates of the Malacanang presidential palace in Manila.
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Filipino Muslims shout slogans during a rally in support of a preliminary peace agreement between the government and the nation`s largest Muslim rebel group during a rally outside the gates of the Malacanang presidential palace in Manila.

Pakistani police officers and officials pray next to the bodies of policemen who were killed by militants, during their funeral in Peshawar.
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Pakistani police officers and officials pray next to the bodies of policemen who were killed by militants, during their funeral in Peshawar.

Hindu devotees bathe as they perform “Tarpan,” rituals for the peace of the souls of ancestors, on the banks of the River Ganges in Kolkata.
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Hindu devotees bathe as they perform “Tarpan,” rituals for the peace of the souls of ancestors, on the banks of the River Ganges in Kolkata.

Supporters of various women`s organizations who gathered to condemn the rising instances of rape and violence against women in the state of Haryana, break police barricades during a protest at Rohtak.
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Supporters of various women`s organizations who gathered to condemn the rising instances of rape and violence against women in the state of Haryana, break police barricades during a protest at Rohtak.

Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard smiles as she is received by junior Telecom Minister Sachin Pilot upon her arrival at the airport in New Delhi. Gillard is on a three-day visit to India.
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Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard smiles as she is received by junior Telecom Minister Sachin Pilot upon her arrival at the airport in New Delhi. Gillard is on a three-day visit to India.

Pakistani students sing as they hold pictures of 14-year-old schoolgirl Malala Yousufzai during a tribute at the Pakistani Embassy in Abu Dhabi.
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Pakistani students sing as they hold pictures of 14-year-old schoolgirl Malala Yousufzai during a tribute at the Pakistani Embassy in Abu Dhabi.

Pakistani army doctors and medical staff transport 14-year-old schoolgirl Malala Yousufzai from a military hospital to the airport in Rawalpindi. Pakistan airlifted Yousufzai to the United Kingdom for treatment.
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Pakistani army doctors and medical staff transport 14-year-old schoolgirl Malala Yousufzai from a military hospital to the airport in Rawalpindi. Pakistan airlifted Yousufzai to the United Kingdom for treatment.

Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin talks to Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in New Delhi.
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Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin talks to Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in New Delhi.

Indian anti corruption activist Arvind Kejriwal sits during a protest in New Delhi.
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Indian anti corruption activist Arvind Kejriwal sits during a protest in New Delhi.