Day in Pics: 20th April

Apr 20, 2013, 07:54 AM IST
Novak Djokovic of Serbia reacts after defeating Jarkko Nieminen of Finland in their quarterfinal match of the Monte Carlo Tennis Masters tournament in Monaco.
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Novak Djokovic of Serbia reacts after defeating Jarkko Nieminen of Finland in their quarterfinal match of the Monte Carlo Tennis Masters tournament in Monaco.

Oprah Winfrey, right, leads Quincy Jones, left, on the stage after speaking to induct him into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame during the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony at the Nokia Theatre.
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Oprah Winfrey, right, leads Quincy Jones, left, on the stage after speaking to induct him into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame during the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony at the Nokia Theatre.

Lori Shulman, left, and Wendy Feinbert-Kotula, right,9-11 ambassadors, walk through the Field of Chairs at the Oklahoma City National Memorial in Oklahoma City.
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Lori Shulman, left, and Wendy Feinbert-Kotula, right,9-11 ambassadors, walk through the Field of Chairs at the Oklahoma City National Memorial in Oklahoma City.

Iran`s President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad greets government supporters as he arrives to the Venezuelan Parliament to attend the swearing-in ceremony of President-elect Nicolas Maduro in Caracas, Venezuela.
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Iran`s President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad greets government supporters as he arrives to the Venezuelan Parliament to attend the swearing-in ceremony of President-elect Nicolas Maduro in Caracas, Venezuela.

Ixil indigenous women stand outside of the court one day after a judge ordered the suspension of the genocide trial against Guatemala`s former dictator General Efrain Rios Montt and General Jose Mauricio Rodriguez Sanchez in Guatemala City.
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Ixil indigenous women stand outside of the court one day after a judge ordered the suspension of the genocide trial against Guatemala`s former dictator General Efrain Rios Montt and General Jose Mauricio Rodriguez Sanchez in Guatemala City.

Ariel Falth sprays the crowd with water at the 2nd weekend of the 2013 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club.
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Ariel Falth sprays the crowd with water at the 2nd weekend of the 2013 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club.

Venezuela`s President Nicolas Maduro waves from a vehicle, next to his companion Cilia Flores, during a military ceremony recognizing him as Commander-in-chief to the military at the Paseo Los Proceres in Caracas, Venezuela.
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Venezuela`s President Nicolas Maduro waves from a vehicle, next to his companion Cilia Flores, during a military ceremony recognizing him as Commander-in-chief to the military at the Paseo Los Proceres in Caracas, Venezuela.

Demonstrators shout as they march during a rally to protest against French President Francois Hollande`s social reform on gay marriage and adoption at the Invalide square in Paris.
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Demonstrators shout as they march during a rally to protest against French President Francois Hollande`s social reform on gay marriage and adoption at the Invalide square in Paris.

President Barack Obama speaks in the Brady Press Briefing at the White House in Washington, regarding the Boston Marathon bombing.
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President Barack Obama speaks in the Brady Press Briefing at the White House in Washington, regarding the Boston Marathon bombing.

Japan`s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, third right, strikes a pose with members of Japan`s girls pop unit
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Japan`s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, third right, strikes a pose with members of Japan`s girls pop unit "Momoiro Clover Z" during his garden party at Shinjuku-gyoen garden park in Tokyo.

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak and his wife Rosmah Mansor, offer prayers before leaving for an election nomination center in Pekan, Pahang state, Malaysia.
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Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak and his wife Rosmah Mansor, offer prayers before leaving for an election nomination center in Pekan, Pahang state, Malaysia.

A wax statue of Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar stands on the field at the SCG in Sydney, Australia.
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A wax statue of Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar stands on the field at the SCG in Sydney, Australia.

Paramilitary troops stand guard as Pakistan`s former President and military ruler Pervez Musharraf, center, leaves after appearing in an anti-terrorism court in Islamabad.
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Paramilitary troops stand guard as Pakistan`s former President and military ruler Pervez Musharraf, center, leaves after appearing in an anti-terrorism court in Islamabad.

This aerial photo released by China`s Xinhua news agency shows destroyed houses after a powerful earthquake hit Taiping town of Lushan County in Ya`an City, southwest China`s Sichuan Province.
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This aerial photo released by China`s Xinhua news agency shows destroyed houses after a powerful earthquake hit Taiping town of Lushan County in Ya`an City, southwest China`s Sichuan Province.

McLaren Mercedes driver Sergio Perez of Mexico rounds a corner during the third free practice ahead the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix.
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McLaren Mercedes driver Sergio Perez of Mexico rounds a corner during the third free practice ahead the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix.

Iraqi women display their ink-stained fingers after voting in the country`s provincial elections in the country`s provincial elections in Baghdad, Iraq.
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Iraqi women display their ink-stained fingers after voting in the country`s provincial elections in the country`s provincial elections in Baghdad, Iraq.

Pakistani paramilitary troops trying to control lawyers chanting anti-Musharraf slogans outside an anti-terrorism court, where former President and military ruler Pervez Musharraf is appearing in Islamabad.
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Pakistani paramilitary troops trying to control lawyers chanting anti-Musharraf slogans outside an anti-terrorism court, where former President and military ruler Pervez Musharraf is appearing in Islamabad.

Nissan`s Executive Vice President Andy Palmer unveils a Nissan Friend-ME concept car at the Shanghai International Automobile Industry Exhibition (AUTO Shanghai) media day in Shanghai, China.
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Nissan`s Executive Vice President Andy Palmer unveils a Nissan Friend-ME concept car at the Shanghai International Automobile Industry Exhibition (AUTO Shanghai) media day in Shanghai, China.

Volunteers rescue an injured man from a shopping mall that caught fire in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The fire was reportedly caused by a gas cylinder explosion.
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Volunteers rescue an injured man from a shopping mall that caught fire in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The fire was reportedly caused by a gas cylinder explosion.

Activists of the right-winged student`s organization Akhila Bharatiya Vidya Parishad (ABVP) stamp on a flag of China during a protest demanding the withdrawal of Chinese troops who have reportedly entered Indian territory, in Hyderabad.
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Activists of the right-winged student`s organization Akhila Bharatiya Vidya Parishad (ABVP) stamp on a flag of China during a protest demanding the withdrawal of Chinese troops who have reportedly entered Indian territory, in Hyderabad.

Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg of Germany who captured the pole position, second fastest time Red Bull driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari driver Fernando Alonso of Spain react after the qualifying session ahead of the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix.
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Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg of Germany who captured the pole position, second fastest time Red Bull driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari driver Fernando Alonso of Spain react after the qualifying session ahead of the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix.

Security personnel use sniffer dogs to check vehicles at the Mall in central London, where the London Marathon finish line will be on Sunday, April, 21.
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Security personnel use sniffer dogs to check vehicles at the Mall in central London, where the London Marathon finish line will be on Sunday, April, 21.

Novak Djokovic of Serbia reacts after defeating Fabio Fognini of Italy in their semifinal match of the Monte Carlo Tennis Masters tournament in Monaco.
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Novak Djokovic of Serbia reacts after defeating Fabio Fognini of Italy in their semifinal match of the Monte Carlo Tennis Masters tournament in Monaco.

Protesters try to force their way inside Delhi Police headquarters during a protest against the rape of a 5-year-old girl in New Delhi.
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Protesters try to force their way inside Delhi Police headquarters during a protest against the rape of a 5-year-old girl in New Delhi.