Day in Pics: 1st April

Apr 01, 2013, 09:05 AM IST
Former Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf, center, surrounded by guards arrives in a court in Karachi, Pakistan.
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Former Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf, center, surrounded by guards arrives in a court in Karachi, Pakistan.

Pakistani cricket legend-turned politician Imran Khan, addresses his supporters during a rally in his support in the northwestern city of Mingora, Pakistan.
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Pakistani cricket legend-turned politician Imran Khan, addresses his supporters during a rally in his support in the northwestern city of Mingora, Pakistan.

Jamaican Olympic gold medallist Usain Bolt runs to win the
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Jamaican Olympic gold medallist Usain Bolt runs to win the "Mano a Mano" Men`s 150m challenge on Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

A protester holds a portrait of Alexander Dolmatov who had sought political asylum in the Netherlands and committed suicide, in a Rotterdam detention centre while awaiting deportation to his homeland, during a banned anti-Kremlin protest in Moscow, Russia.
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A protester holds a portrait of Alexander Dolmatov who had sought political asylum in the Netherlands and committed suicide, in a Rotterdam detention centre while awaiting deportation to his homeland, during a banned anti-Kremlin protest in Moscow, Russia.

Skaters dressed in flamboyant rabbit costumes leave their starting point at Hyde Park, during the traditional Easter Bunny Stroll charity event, in central London.
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Skaters dressed in flamboyant rabbit costumes leave their starting point at Hyde Park, during the traditional Easter Bunny Stroll charity event, in central London.

A man dressed in a costume parade during a regatta in Lagos, Nigeria.
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A man dressed in a costume parade during a regatta in Lagos, Nigeria.

President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama walk from the White House with their daughters Sasha Obama, second from left, and Malia Obama, right, on their way through Lafayette Park to St. John`s Episcopal Church for Easter services.
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President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama walk from the White House with their daughters Sasha Obama, second from left, and Malia Obama, right, on their way through Lafayette Park to St. John`s Episcopal Church for Easter services.

Andy Murray of Britain holds up his trophy after defeating David Ferrer of Spain, 2-6, 6-4, 7-6 (1) in the final match of the Sony Open tennis tournament.
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Andy Murray of Britain holds up his trophy after defeating David Ferrer of Spain, 2-6, 6-4, 7-6 (1) in the final match of the Sony Open tennis tournament.

Davey Mitchell, of New York, left, poses for photographs on New York`s Fifth Avenue as he takes part in the Easter Parade.
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Davey Mitchell, of New York, left, poses for photographs on New York`s Fifth Avenue as he takes part in the Easter Parade.

This photo provided by the Virginia State Police shows the scene following a 75-vehicle pileup on Interstate 77 near the Virginia-North Carolina border in Galax, Va.
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This photo provided by the Virginia State Police shows the scene following a 75-vehicle pileup on Interstate 77 near the Virginia-North Carolina border in Galax, Va.

South Korean marines stand on their K-55 self-propelled howitzers during an exercise against possible attacks by North Korea near the border village of Panmunjom in Paju, South Korea.
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South Korean marines stand on their K-55 self-propelled howitzers during an exercise against possible attacks by North Korea near the border village of Panmunjom in Paju, South Korea.

Finance Minister Palaniappan Chidambaram speaks during a press conference at the Japan National Press Club in Tokyo.
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Finance Minister Palaniappan Chidambaram speaks during a press conference at the Japan National Press Club in Tokyo.

A greenpeace activist dressed as a polar bear sits on a wooden block of ice on the Moskva River protesting against plans of oil companies` drilling in the Arctic, with the Kremlin wall in the background, in Moscow, Russia.
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A greenpeace activist dressed as a polar bear sits on a wooden block of ice on the Moskva River protesting against plans of oil companies` drilling in the Arctic, with the Kremlin wall in the background, in Moscow, Russia.

Anand Grover, a lawyer for the Cancer Patients Aid Association, who led the legal fight against Novartis, shows a package of Indian-made cancer drug costing US$175 per month as compared to Novartis` US$2600, during a press conference in New Delhi.
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Anand Grover, a lawyer for the Cancer Patients Aid Association, who led the legal fight against Novartis, shows a package of Indian-made cancer drug costing US$175 per month as compared to Novartis` US$2600, during a press conference in New Delhi.

Kashmiri human rights activist Mohammad Ahsan Antoo, enacts as a mock chained prisoner during a protest in Srinagar.
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Kashmiri human rights activist Mohammad Ahsan Antoo, enacts as a mock chained prisoner during a protest in Srinagar.

American astronaut of Indian origin Sunita Williams gestures during her interaction with Indian students at the National Science Center in New Delhi. Williams, 47, who lived and worked aboard the international space station for six months in 2006, is on a visit to India.
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American astronaut of Indian origin Sunita Williams gestures during her interaction with Indian students at the National Science Center in New Delhi. Williams, 47, who lived and worked aboard the international space station for six months in 2006, is on a visit to India.

India`s Finance Minister Palaniappan Chidambaram poses with Japan`s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe during his courtesy call at Abe`s official residence in Tokyo. Chidambaram arrived in Japan Monday for a three-day visit.
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India`s Finance Minister Palaniappan Chidambaram poses with Japan`s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe during his courtesy call at Abe`s official residence in Tokyo. Chidambaram arrived in Japan Monday for a three-day visit.

Pope Francis waves to the crowd after the Regina Coeli prayer from the window of his studio overlooking St. Peter`s Square at the Vatican.
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Pope Francis waves to the crowd after the Regina Coeli prayer from the window of his studio overlooking St. Peter`s Square at the Vatican.

Ricky Ponting and Ravichandran Ashwin pose with the new range of Nike sports shoes for photographers in Bangalore.
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Ricky Ponting and Ravichandran Ashwin pose with the new range of Nike sports shoes for photographers in Bangalore.

Narendra Modi speaks during inauguration of Gujarat Travel Mart in Gandhinagar.
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Narendra Modi speaks during inauguration of Gujarat Travel Mart in Gandhinagar.