Day in Pics: 17th November

Nov 17, 2013, 10:24 AM IST
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Young Sikhs participate in a religious procession on the eve of the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak in Amritsar.

Young Sikhs participate in a religious procession on the eve of the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak in Amritsar.

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US Marine Maj. John Orio from San Diego, CA, drinks fresh coconut juice upon landing on Manicani island which was isolated by super typhoon Haiyan.

US Marine Maj. John Orio from San Diego, CA, drinks fresh coconut juice upon landing on Manicani island which was isolated by super typhoon Haiyan.

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Bangladeshi Hindu devotees light lamps and offer prayers at a temple during Rakher Upabash in Narayanganj, near Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Bangladeshi Hindu devotees light lamps and offer prayers at a temple during Rakher Upabash in Narayanganj, near Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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Climate activists march through to campaign against global warming, in downtown Warsaw, Poland.

Climate activists march through to campaign against global warming, in downtown Warsaw, Poland.

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Two days before the scheduled launch, an Atlas V rocket and NASA’s Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) spacecraft rolls out of a hangar to the launch pad in Cape Canaveral, Fla.

Two days before the scheduled launch, an Atlas V rocket and NASA’s Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) spacecraft rolls out of a hangar to the launch pad in Cape Canaveral, Fla.

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This picture publicly provided by the head of the Sea Station in Hel Peninsula, a man stands next to a dead whale waiting for transportation for section, on the Baltic beach in Mielno, Poland.

This picture publicly provided by the head of the Sea Station in Hel Peninsula, a man stands next to a dead whale waiting for transportation for section, on the Baltic beach in Mielno, Poland.

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Actress Ni Hongjie arrives for the awarding ceremony of the 8th edition of the Rome International Film Festival in Rome.

Actress Ni Hongjie arrives for the awarding ceremony of the 8th edition of the Rome International Film Festival in Rome.

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Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt, right, and Jamaican track and field sprinter Shelly Ann Fraser Pryce hold their International Athletic Foundation

Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt, right, and Jamaican track and field sprinter Shelly Ann Fraser Pryce hold their International Athletic Foundation "2013 Athlete of the Year Awards" after a press conference, in Monaco.

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Redskins Cheerleaders pose in front of a Nissan LEAF electric car at the

Redskins Cheerleaders pose in front of a Nissan LEAF electric car at the "Stuff a LEAF for the Holidays" Charity Drive at Dulles Town Center, in Dulles, Va.

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Supporters of Ivory Coast`s soccer team cheer after the team scored a goal in the World Cup 2014 qualifying match between Ivory Coast and Senegal at Mohammed V stadium in Casablanca, Morocco.

Supporters of Ivory Coast`s soccer team cheer after the team scored a goal in the World Cup 2014 qualifying match between Ivory Coast and Senegal at Mohammed V stadium in Casablanca, Morocco.

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Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik giving final touches to the sand sculpture of Sachin Tendulkar at Cuttack in Odisha.

Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik giving final touches to the sand sculpture of Sachin Tendulkar at Cuttack in Odisha.

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BJP candidate from Shivpuri, Yashodhara Raje campaigning along with her son Akshay.

BJP candidate from Shivpuri, Yashodhara Raje campaigning along with her son Akshay.

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Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit addressing a public gathering at Lodhi Colony in New Delhi.

Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit addressing a public gathering at Lodhi Colony in New Delhi.

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Magnus Carlsen of Norway addressing a press conference after he won the sixth match against Viswanathan Anand of India at FIDE World Chess Championship in Chennai.

Magnus Carlsen of Norway addressing a press conference after he won the sixth match against Viswanathan Anand of India at FIDE World Chess Championship in Chennai.

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Scientist CNR Rao being congratulated by his students after the announcement of Bharat Ratna award, in Bengaluru.

Scientist CNR Rao being congratulated by his students after the announcement of Bharat Ratna award, in Bengaluru.

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UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi and Prof. Judith M. Brown at the Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Lecture.

UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi and Prof. Judith M. Brown at the Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Lecture.

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Jennifer Garner seen on the red carpet at the 2013 Governors Awards.

Jennifer Garner seen on the red carpet at the 2013 Governors Awards.

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Mahila Congress leaders address a press conference at the AICC Headquarters in New Delhi.

Mahila Congress leaders address a press conference at the AICC Headquarters in New Delhi.

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Senior BJP leader L K Advani with Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray and his wife Rashmi Thackeray during their visit to the Late Balasaheb Thackeray memorial on his first death anniversary at Shivaji Park in Mumbai.

Senior BJP leader L K Advani with Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray and his wife Rashmi Thackeray during their visit to the Late Balasaheb Thackeray memorial on his first death anniversary at Shivaji Park in Mumbai.

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Devotees gather to take a holy dip in the river Ganga on the occasion of Kartik Poornima at Har Ki Pauri in Haridwar.

Devotees gather to take a holy dip in the river Ganga on the occasion of Kartik Poornima at Har Ki Pauri in Haridwar.

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Devotees take a holy dip in river Yamuna on the occasion of Kartik Purnima at Gaughat in Allahabad.

Devotees take a holy dip in river Yamuna on the occasion of Kartik Purnima at Gaughat in Allahabad.

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BJP Rajya Sabha MP, Smriti Irani addressing a public meeting at Sarangarh constituency in Raigarh district of Chhattisgarh.

BJP Rajya Sabha MP, Smriti Irani addressing a public meeting at Sarangarh constituency in Raigarh district of Chhattisgarh.

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Sachin Tendulkar`s fans sign a banner with his photograph wishing him good luck in Coimbatore.

Sachin Tendulkar`s fans sign a banner with his photograph wishing him good luck in Coimbatore.

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BJP`s prime ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi addressing a rally at palace ground in Bengaluru.

BJP`s prime ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi addressing a rally at palace ground in Bengaluru.

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Mt. Etna, Europe`s most active volcano, spews lava during an eruption as seen from Acireale, near the Sicilian town of Catania, Italy.

Mt. Etna, Europe`s most active volcano, spews lava during an eruption as seen from Acireale, near the Sicilian town of Catania, Italy.

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Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa gestures as he answers during a media briefing on the final day of the Commonwealth Heads of Governments Meeting (CHOGM) in Colombo.

Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa gestures as he answers during a media briefing on the final day of the Commonwealth Heads of Governments Meeting (CHOGM) in Colombo.

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Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi and Delhi Chief Minister Shiela Dikshit during an election campaign rally in New Delhi.

Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi and Delhi Chief Minister Shiela Dikshit during an election campaign rally in New Delhi.

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