Day in Pics: 15th October

Oct 15, 2013, 08:35 AM IST
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Dogs wear balloons attached to strings with a message that reads in Spanish;

Dogs wear balloons attached to strings with a message that reads in Spanish; "No to the Value Added Tax on our food," during a protest in front of the finance ministry in Mexico City.

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Ukrainian nationalists hold flares and shout out slogans during a rally to mark the 71st anniversary of the Ukrainian Insurgent Army in Kiev, Ukraine.

Ukrainian nationalists hold flares and shout out slogans during a rally to mark the 71st anniversary of the Ukrainian Insurgent Army in Kiev, Ukraine.

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A tour bus that was hit by a truck stands damaged in Jodhpur, Rajasthan state, India. Four French tourists are in critical condition after the tour bus they were on was hit by a truck and overturned in a northwest Indian city.

A tour bus that was hit by a truck stands damaged in Jodhpur, Rajasthan state, India. Four French tourists are in critical condition after the tour bus they were on was hit by a truck and overturned in a northwest Indian city.

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Upset with President Barack Obama`s immigration policy, about 250 people march to the U.S. Immigrations and Customs Enforcement office with a goal of stopping future deportations, in Phoenix.

Upset with President Barack Obama`s immigration policy, about 250 people march to the U.S. Immigrations and Customs Enforcement office with a goal of stopping future deportations, in Phoenix.

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An Aymara Indian carries a wild vicuna to be sheared, inside the Apolobamba protected nature reserve, the animal`s natural habitat near the Andean village of Ucha Ucha, Bolivia.

An Aymara Indian carries a wild vicuna to be sheared, inside the Apolobamba protected nature reserve, the animal`s natural habitat near the Andean village of Ucha Ucha, Bolivia.

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Greg Sullivan, director for Microsoft Windows phone, shows a Nokia phone with new software during an interview.

Greg Sullivan, director for Microsoft Windows phone, shows a Nokia phone with new software during an interview.

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Muslim pilgrims pray on a rocky hill called the Mountain of Mercy, near the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia.

Muslim pilgrims pray on a rocky hill called the Mountain of Mercy, near the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia.

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President Barack Obama stops by a table of grade school aged volunteers making peanut butter and jelly sandwiches as he visits Martha`s Table, which assists the poor and where furloughed federal employees are volunteering, in Washington.

President Barack Obama stops by a table of grade school aged volunteers making peanut butter and jelly sandwiches as he visits Martha`s Table, which assists the poor and where furloughed federal employees are volunteering, in Washington.

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Kunal Grover son of London-based industrialists Kimi and Pamela Grover is attended to by his mother, left, prior to the wedding parade in Cannes, southern France.

Kunal Grover son of London-based industrialists Kimi and Pamela Grover is attended to by his mother, left, prior to the wedding parade in Cannes, southern France.

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Filipino Muslims greet each other after offering early morning prayers in observance of Eid al-Adha, or

Filipino Muslims greet each other after offering early morning prayers in observance of Eid al-Adha, or "Feast of Sacrifice" at the Blue Mosque in Taguig city, east of Manila, Philippines.

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A view of Buckingham Palace in central London. British police arrested a man with a knife after he tried to dart through a gate at Buckingham Palace in London.

A view of Buckingham Palace in central London. British police arrested a man with a knife after he tried to dart through a gate at Buckingham Palace in London.

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UN-Arab League envoy for Syria Lakhdar Brahimi, left, shakes hands with US Secretary of State John Kerry after their meeting at Winfield House, the residence of the US Ambassador to Britain, in London.

UN-Arab League envoy for Syria Lakhdar Brahimi, left, shakes hands with US Secretary of State John Kerry after their meeting at Winfield House, the residence of the US Ambassador to Britain, in London.

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Indian Hindu devotees dance before immersing an idol of Hindu goddess Durga in the river Yamuna at the end of the Durga Puja festival, in New Delhi.

Indian Hindu devotees dance before immersing an idol of Hindu goddess Durga in the river Yamuna at the end of the Durga Puja festival, in New Delhi.

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A Muslim child walks with a net and some fish in a bag close to Myinn Hlut village, Maungdaw, Rakhine state, Myanmar. Children are the biggest victims of policies that for decades have systematically discriminated against Rohingya Muslims.

A Muslim child walks with a net and some fish in a bag close to Myinn Hlut village, Maungdaw, Rakhine state, Myanmar. Children are the biggest victims of policies that for decades have systematically discriminated against Rohingya Muslims.

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German Chancellor and chairwoman of the Christian Democrats (CDU) Angela Merkel arrives for a meeting with the Christian Democratic parties delegation prior to exploratory talks about an coalition with the Social Democratic Party (SPD) in Berlin.

German Chancellor and chairwoman of the Christian Democrats (CDU) Angela Merkel arrives for a meeting with the Christian Democratic parties delegation prior to exploratory talks about an coalition with the Social Democratic Party (SPD) in Berlin.

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Daniil, 8, who suffers from hyperactivity, plays with dolphins during a dolphin-therapy session at a dolphinarium in Kiev, Ukraine. The dolphinarium organizes sessions for pregnant women, children and people with disabilities who are said to benefit from swimming and playing with the dolphins.

Daniil, 8, who suffers from hyperactivity, plays with dolphins during a dolphin-therapy session at a dolphinarium in Kiev, Ukraine. The dolphinarium organizes sessions for pregnant women, children and people with disabilities who are said to benefit from swimming and playing with the dolphins.

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Sonia Nassery Cole accepts the freedom to write award at the 23rd Annual Literary Awards at The Beverly Hills Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif.

Sonia Nassery Cole accepts the freedom to write award at the 23rd Annual Literary Awards at The Beverly Hills Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif.

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A Lebanese woman weeps during the funeral of leading Lebanese singer and composer Wadih Safi at the Saint Georges Cathedral, in down town Beirut, Lebanon.

A Lebanese woman weeps during the funeral of leading Lebanese singer and composer Wadih Safi at the Saint Georges Cathedral, in down town Beirut, Lebanon.

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California Gov. Jerry Brown speaks at the dedication of

California Gov. Jerry Brown speaks at the dedication of "Anne," a new exhibit created by the Wiesenthal Center and the Museum of Tolerance on the world of Anne Frank, the Jewish girl who perished in the Nazi Holocaust of World War II, at the museum in Los Angeles.

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Damaged cars lie under a rubble outside the GMC Plaza Building in Cebu, central Philippines. A 7.2-magnitude earthquake collapsed buildings, cracked roads and toppled the bell tower of the Philippines` oldest church Tuesday morning, killing at least 20 people across the central region.

Damaged cars lie under a rubble outside the GMC Plaza Building in Cebu, central Philippines. A 7.2-magnitude earthquake collapsed buildings, cracked roads and toppled the bell tower of the Philippines` oldest church Tuesday morning, killing at least 20 people across the central region.

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Afghan President Hamid Karzai arrives at a mosque inside the presidential palace to deliver his Eid al-Adha message, in Kabul, Afghanistan.

Afghan President Hamid Karzai arrives at a mosque inside the presidential palace to deliver his Eid al-Adha message, in Kabul, Afghanistan.

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An aerial view shows an area flooded by heavy rains in the aftermath of Cyclone Phailin in Balasore district, Orissa state.

An aerial view shows an area flooded by heavy rains in the aftermath of Cyclone Phailin in Balasore district, Orissa state.

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Models display creations by Hong Kong designer brand Mondovi Lingerie Couture during the Taipei IN Style fashion show in Taipei, Taiwan.

Models display creations by Hong Kong designer brand Mondovi Lingerie Couture during the Taipei IN Style fashion show in Taipei, Taiwan.

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A crane shifts through the rubble of the damaged Our Lady of Assumption Parish church following a 7.2-magnitude earthquake, at Dauis in Bohol, central Philippines.

A crane shifts through the rubble of the damaged Our Lady of Assumption Parish church following a 7.2-magnitude earthquake, at Dauis in Bohol, central Philippines.

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Indian Muslims pray during a special prayer at Qutub-e-Alam mosque to mark the beginning of Hajj pilgrimage to the holy city of Mecca in Saudi Arabia, in Ahmedabad.

Indian Muslims pray during a special prayer at Qutub-e-Alam mosque to mark the beginning of Hajj pilgrimage to the holy city of Mecca in Saudi Arabia, in Ahmedabad.

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Children present a gift of earrings to Valerie Trierweiler, companion of French President Francios Hollande, during a visit to the Soweto Kliptown Youth (SKY) Centre in Soweto.

Children present a gift of earrings to Valerie Trierweiler, companion of French President Francios Hollande, during a visit to the Soweto Kliptown Youth (SKY) Centre in Soweto.

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Alcatel-Lucent workers dressed as skeletons demonstrate in front of the company headquarters in Paris.

Alcatel-Lucent workers dressed as skeletons demonstrate in front of the company headquarters in Paris.

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This image taken from video obtained from the Shaam News Network, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, smoke billows amid buildings at a bomb explosion in Daraya, a countryside of Damscus, Syria.

This image taken from video obtained from the Shaam News Network, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, smoke billows amid buildings at a bomb explosion in Daraya, a countryside of Damscus, Syria.

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Brazil`s Foreign Minister Luiz Alberto Figueiredo Machado, shakes hands with India`s Foreign Minister Salman Khurshid at the Itamaraty palace in Brasilia, Brazil.

Brazil`s Foreign Minister Luiz Alberto Figueiredo Machado, shakes hands with India`s Foreign Minister Salman Khurshid at the Itamaraty palace in Brasilia, Brazil.

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