Day in Pics: 1st June

Jun 01, 2013, 08:40 AM IST
President Barack Obama shakes hands with NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen during their meeting in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington.
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President Barack Obama shakes hands with NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen during their meeting in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington.

This image provided by Edlib News Network, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, show anti-Syrian regime protesters holding a placard with a sarcastic caricature on it against Syrian President Bashar Assad, during a demonstration, at Kafr Nabil town, in Idlib province.
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This image provided by Edlib News Network, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, show anti-Syrian regime protesters holding a placard with a sarcastic caricature on it against Syrian President Bashar Assad, during a demonstration, at Kafr Nabil town, in Idlib province.

New Zealand`s Martin Guptill celebrates his century as well as scoring the winning runs of the match during the first one-day international cricket match between England and New Zealand at Lord`s cricket ground in London.
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New Zealand`s Martin Guptill celebrates his century as well as scoring the winning runs of the match during the first one-day international cricket match between England and New Zealand at Lord`s cricket ground in London.

Pope Francis pays homage to a statue of the Virgin Mary during a ceremony to mark the closure of the month dedicated to the Virgin Mary, in St. Peter`s Square, at the Vatican.
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Pope Francis pays homage to a statue of the Virgin Mary during a ceremony to mark the closure of the month dedicated to the Virgin Mary, in St. Peter`s Square, at the Vatican.

A firefighter is wheeled to an ambulance after fighting a fire at the Southwest Inn.
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A firefighter is wheeled to an ambulance after fighting a fire at the Southwest Inn.

Ariel Winter arrives at the 10th Annual Inspiration Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, in Los Angeles.
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Ariel Winter arrives at the 10th Annual Inspiration Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, in Los Angeles.

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, ushers President of Malawi Joyce Banda in at the beginning of their bilateral talks during the Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD) in Yokohama, near Tokyo.
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Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, ushers President of Malawi Joyce Banda in at the beginning of their bilateral talks during the Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD) in Yokohama, near Tokyo.

Children wearing costumes wait to participate in a stage show on International Children`s Day organized by the Chinese Foreign Affairs Office at Children`s Palace of Dongcheng district in Beijing.
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Children wearing costumes wait to participate in a stage show on International Children`s Day organized by the Chinese Foreign Affairs Office at Children`s Palace of Dongcheng district in Beijing.

A truck squeezes past an overturned tractor-trailer on I-40 west of Banner Rd., in El Reno, Okla.
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A truck squeezes past an overturned tractor-trailer on I-40 west of Banner Rd., in El Reno, Okla.

A North Korean girl fires an arrow at a target made to look like a US soldier as children play games to mark International Children`s Day at Mangyongdae Amusement Park on the outskirts of Pyongyang.
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A North Korean girl fires an arrow at a target made to look like a US soldier as children play games to mark International Children`s Day at Mangyongdae Amusement Park on the outskirts of Pyongyang.

Investigators examine the scene of an overnight explosion that ripped through an apartment in a busy, upscale district of Taguig city, east of Manila, Philippines.
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Investigators examine the scene of an overnight explosion that ripped through an apartment in a busy, upscale district of Taguig city, east of Manila, Philippines.

A cricket supporter displays a placard, prior to the start of the ICC Champions Trophy warm-up cricket match between India and Sri Lanka, at Edgbaston cricket ground in Birmingham, England.
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A cricket supporter displays a placard, prior to the start of the ICC Champions Trophy warm-up cricket match between India and Sri Lanka, at Edgbaston cricket ground in Birmingham, England.

Carpenters give final touches to wheels for wooden chariots of Lord Jagannath, Balabhadra and Subhadra for the forthcoming Rath Yatra, or Procession of Chariots, at Puri 65 kilometers away from the Bhubaneswar.
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Carpenters give final touches to wheels for wooden chariots of Lord Jagannath, Balabhadra and Subhadra for the forthcoming Rath Yatra, or Procession of Chariots, at Puri 65 kilometers away from the Bhubaneswar.

Pakistan`s incoming prime minister, Nawaz Sharif, center, surround by media persons, arrives to attend the first National Assembly session in Islamabad.
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Pakistan`s incoming prime minister, Nawaz Sharif, center, surround by media persons, arrives to attend the first National Assembly session in Islamabad.

Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama gives a religious talk at the Tsuglakhang temple in Dharmsala.
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Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama gives a religious talk at the Tsuglakhang temple in Dharmsala.

A Mumbai Crime Branch official, left in black, escorts bookie Ashwin Agarwal to the Esplande court for spot fixing in cricket, in Mumbai.
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A Mumbai Crime Branch official, left in black, escorts bookie Ashwin Agarwal to the Esplande court for spot fixing in cricket, in Mumbai.

Belarus` Victoria Azarenka returns the ball to France`s Alize Cornet during their third round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris.
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Belarus` Victoria Azarenka returns the ball to France`s Alize Cornet during their third round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris.

Amit Mishra reacts to his missed chance to take the the wicket of Sri Lanka`s Mahela Jayawardane, during the ICC Champions Trophy warm-up cricket match at Edgbaston cricket ground in Birmingham, England.
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Amit Mishra reacts to his missed chance to take the the wicket of Sri Lanka`s Mahela Jayawardane, during the ICC Champions Trophy warm-up cricket match at Edgbaston cricket ground in Birmingham, England.