Day in Pics: 16th September

Sep 16, 2013, 08:56 AM IST
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This photo released by the United Nations shows professor Ake Sellstrom, head of the chemical weapons team working in Syria, handing over the report on the Al-Ghouta massacre to Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon.

This photo released by the United Nations shows professor Ake Sellstrom, head of the chemical weapons team working in Syria, handing over the report on the Al-Ghouta massacre to Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon.

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Megan Mullally arrives at the Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live in Los Angeles.

Megan Mullally arrives at the Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live in Los Angeles.

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Demonstrators take part in a protest against Quebec`s proposed

Demonstrators take part in a protest against Quebec`s proposed "values charter" in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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Environmental activists prepare to move a giant marionette polar bear named `Aurora` in a parade through central London to protest against oil companies exploiting the Arctic.

Environmental activists prepare to move a giant marionette polar bear named `Aurora` in a parade through central London to protest against oil companies exploiting the Arctic.

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In this image from video pretaped at the White House in Washington Friday, Sept. 13, 2013, for Sunday morning`s ABC`s

In this image from video pretaped at the White House in Washington Friday, Sept. 13, 2013, for Sunday morning`s ABC`s "This Week" President Barack Obama answers questions about pressing national and international issues during an interview with George Stephanopoulos.

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From top left,Oprah Winfrey, the Dalai Lama, the Bronx Zoo’s once missing Egyptian Cobra, Britain`s Queen Elizabeth II.. President Barack Obama, and Pope Benedict XVI. In the seven years since its founding, Twitter has grown from an obscure medium for geeks to a worldwide messaging service used by everyone from heads of state to celebrities, revolutionaries to companies trying to hawk their products.

From top left,Oprah Winfrey, the Dalai Lama, the Bronx Zoo’s once missing Egyptian Cobra, Britain`s Queen Elizabeth II.. President Barack Obama, and Pope Benedict XVI. In the seven years since its founding, Twitter has grown from an obscure medium for geeks to a worldwide messaging service used by everyone from heads of state to celebrities, revolutionaries to companies trying to hawk their products.

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United States Attorney General Eric Holder, and former US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice participate in a discussion, moderated by UAB President Ray L. Watts,

United States Attorney General Eric Holder, and former US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice participate in a discussion, moderated by UAB President Ray L. Watts, "An Afternoon With National Leaders," at UAB`s Alys Stephens Center in Birmingham, Ala.

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Miss New York Nina Davuluri, front, is crowned as Miss America 2014 by Miss America 2013 Mallory Hagan in Atlantic City, N.J.

Miss New York Nina Davuluri, front, is crowned as Miss America 2014 by Miss America 2013 Mallory Hagan in Atlantic City, N.J.

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Revelers throw colored powders in the air during the Holi Festival of Colors in Lisbon.

Revelers throw colored powders in the air during the Holi Festival of Colors in Lisbon.

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Army soldiers work to try to get their vehicle out of a flooded portion of a road caused by Tropical Storm Manuel in the city of Chilpancingo, Mexico.

Army soldiers work to try to get their vehicle out of a flooded portion of a road caused by Tropical Storm Manuel in the city of Chilpancingo, Mexico.

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Singer Beyonce performs on her

Singer Beyonce performs on her "Mrs. Carter Show World Tour 2013," at Morumbi Stadium in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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Hotel guests get a boat ride through a flooded street after the Katsura River was overflooded by torrential rains caused by a powerful typhoon in the country`s popular tourist destination of Kyoto, western Japan.

Hotel guests get a boat ride through a flooded street after the Katsura River was overflooded by torrential rains caused by a powerful typhoon in the country`s popular tourist destination of Kyoto, western Japan.

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Workers watch the operations on the Costa Concordia ship, lying on its side on the Tuscan Island of Giglio, Italy.

Workers watch the operations on the Costa Concordia ship, lying on its side on the Tuscan Island of Giglio, Italy.

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Pope Francis waves as he leaves St. John Lateran Church after a private meeting with the Roman Clergy, in Rome.

Pope Francis waves as he leaves St. John Lateran Church after a private meeting with the Roman Clergy, in Rome.

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Filipino protesters wear pigs masks as they hold slogans during a rally outside the Office of the Ombudsman, or the anti-graft prosecutor in suburban Quezon city, north of Manila, Philippines.

Filipino protesters wear pigs masks as they hold slogans during a rally outside the Office of the Ombudsman, or the anti-graft prosecutor in suburban Quezon city, north of Manila, Philippines.

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A police truck burns during a clash between rubber farmers and anti-riot police in Nakhon Sri Thammarat, southern of Thailand.

A police truck burns during a clash between rubber farmers and anti-riot police in Nakhon Sri Thammarat, southern of Thailand.

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A Nepalese woman and a girl sit in front of a statue of Hindu deity Swet Bhairav during the last day of the week-long Indra Jatra festival in Katmandu, Nepal.

A Nepalese woman and a girl sit in front of a statue of Hindu deity Swet Bhairav during the last day of the week-long Indra Jatra festival in Katmandu, Nepal.

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Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, interacts with a riot affected woman at a relief camp in Muzaffarnagar, about 125 kilometers north of New Delhi.

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, interacts with a riot affected woman at a relief camp in Muzaffarnagar, about 125 kilometers north of New Delhi.

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