Day in Pics: 20th May

May 20, 2013, 08:42 AM IST
A tornado touches down southwest of Wichita, Kan. near the town of Viola on Sunday, May 19, 2013. The tornado was part of a line of storms that past through the central plains.
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A tornado touches down southwest of Wichita, Kan. near the town of Viola on Sunday, May 19, 2013. The tornado was part of a line of storms that past through the central plains.

Sanya Richards-Ross, alumna and Olympian, does the
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Sanya Richards-Ross, alumna and Olympian, does the "hook `em horns," the hand sign for the university while delivering the graduation ceremony keynote address during the 130th Spring Commencement, in Austin.

Actor Morgan Freeman receives an honorary degree during the Boston University commencement in Boston.
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Actor Morgan Freeman receives an honorary degree during the Boston University commencement in Boston.

Casper Smart, left, and Jennifer Lopez arrive at the Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.
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Casper Smart, left, and Jennifer Lopez arrive at the Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

An Egyptian border policeman shouts at the closed Rafah, Sinai border crossing between Egypt and the Gaza strip to protest the abduction of his colleagues last Thursday in northern Sinai, in Rafah, Egypt.
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An Egyptian border policeman shouts at the closed Rafah, Sinai border crossing between Egypt and the Gaza strip to protest the abduction of his colleagues last Thursday in northern Sinai, in Rafah, Egypt.

Pakistanis hold banners and chant slogans during a protest to condemn the killing of Zohra Shahid, a senior member of former Pakistani cricket star Imran Khan`s Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf party in Sindh, in Lahore, Pakistan.
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Pakistanis hold banners and chant slogans during a protest to condemn the killing of Zohra Shahid, a senior member of former Pakistani cricket star Imran Khan`s Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf party in Sindh, in Lahore, Pakistan.

A protestor wears a mouth-guard reading
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A protestor wears a mouth-guard reading "Public healthcare system" during a demonstration against government-imposed austerity measures and labor reforms in the public healthcare sector in Madrid, Spain.

Actress Aishwarya Rai poses for photographers as she arrives for the screening of the film Inside Llewyn Davis at the 66th international film festival.
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Actress Aishwarya Rai poses for photographers as she arrives for the screening of the film Inside Llewyn Davis at the 66th international film festival.

Graduate Leland Shelton, center, is congratulated as he is acknowledged by President Barack Obama during the 129th commencement ceremony address at Morehouse College, in Atlanta.
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Graduate Leland Shelton, center, is congratulated as he is acknowledged by President Barack Obama during the 129th commencement ceremony address at Morehouse College, in Atlanta.

President Barack Obama straightens his tie before he receives an honorary doctorate of laws degree during the Morehouse College 129th Commencement ceremony, in Atlanta.
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President Barack Obama straightens his tie before he receives an honorary doctorate of laws degree during the Morehouse College 129th Commencement ceremony, in Atlanta.

Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina shakes hand with Thailand PM Yingluck Shinawatra before a meeting in Chiang Mai, north of Bangkok, Thailand.
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Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina shakes hand with Thailand PM Yingluck Shinawatra before a meeting in Chiang Mai, north of Bangkok, Thailand.

A tornado caused extensive damage along I-40 at the junction with US 177 on the west side of Shawnee, Okla..
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A tornado caused extensive damage along I-40 at the junction with US 177 on the west side of Shawnee, Okla..

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, center, lays a wreath during a visit to Rajghat, the memorial to the late Mahatma Gandhi in New Delhi.
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Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, center, lays a wreath during a visit to Rajghat, the memorial to the late Mahatma Gandhi in New Delhi.

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh  shakes hands with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on his arrival at the Indian Presidential Palace for his ceremonial reception in New Delhi.
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Prime Minister Manmohan Singh shakes hands with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on his arrival at the Indian Presidential Palace for his ceremonial reception in New Delhi.

A Myanmar model poses next to a Kia Picanto during the opening ceremony of Kia Motors showroom in Yangon, Myanmar.
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A Myanmar model poses next to a Kia Picanto during the opening ceremony of Kia Motors showroom in Yangon, Myanmar.

Civilians gather at the site of a car bomb attack in front of a crowded popular restaurant in Basra, 340 miles (550 kilometers) southeast of Baghdad, Iraq.
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Civilians gather at the site of a car bomb attack in front of a crowded popular restaurant in Basra, 340 miles (550 kilometers) southeast of Baghdad, Iraq.

Rescuers work at the site where a blast ripped through an explosives manufacturing plant in Caofan Township of Zhangqiu City, east China`s Shandong Province.
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Rescuers work at the site where a blast ripped through an explosives manufacturing plant in Caofan Township of Zhangqiu City, east China`s Shandong Province.

A woman touches a wax figure of soccer superstar David Beckham at the Madame Tussauds Tokyo.
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A woman touches a wax figure of soccer superstar David Beckham at the Madame Tussauds Tokyo.

An Indian commuter splashes water from a pipe onto his face to get respite from the heat at the railway station in Allahabad.
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An Indian commuter splashes water from a pipe onto his face to get respite from the heat at the railway station in Allahabad.

Afghan policemen evacuate a wounded person after a suicide bomber struck outside a provincial council headquarters in Pul-i-Khumri, Baghlan province, northern Afghanistan.
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Afghan policemen evacuate a wounded person after a suicide bomber struck outside a provincial council headquarters in Pul-i-Khumri, Baghlan province, northern Afghanistan.

An exiled Tibetan holds a Tibetan flag as he shouts slogans during a protest at a local neighborhood after they were stopped from protesting near the venue where Chinese Premier Li Keqiang was attending a meeting, in New Delhi.
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An exiled Tibetan holds a Tibetan flag as he shouts slogans during a protest at a local neighborhood after they were stopped from protesting near the venue where Chinese Premier Li Keqiang was attending a meeting, in New Delhi.

Tep Vanny, left, shouts slogans together with other villagers from Boeung Kak lake during a rally in front of Cambodia`s office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
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Tep Vanny, left, shouts slogans together with other villagers from Boeung Kak lake during a rally in front of Cambodia`s office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

Myanmar Opposition Leader Aung San Suu Kyi, center, talks to journalists as she attends a session of Union Parliament at the Parliament building in Naypyitaw, Myanmar.
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Myanmar Opposition Leader Aung San Suu Kyi, center, talks to journalists as she attends a session of Union Parliament at the Parliament building in Naypyitaw, Myanmar.

Taiwan singer-actress Michelle Chen speaks during an interview in Hong Kong.
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Taiwan singer-actress Michelle Chen speaks during an interview in Hong Kong.

Health workers of Gujarat state, locally known as ‘Link Workers’ shout slogans during a protest in Ahmedabad.
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Health workers of Gujarat state, locally known as ‘Link Workers’ shout slogans during a protest in Ahmedabad.

Britain`s Duke of Cambridge and Prince Harry, visit the Help for Heroes Recovery Centre in Tidworth, England.
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Britain`s Duke of Cambridge and Prince Harry, visit the Help for Heroes Recovery Centre in Tidworth, England.

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, shakes hands with India`s ruling Congress party president Sonia Gandhi in New Delhi.
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Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, shakes hands with India`s ruling Congress party president Sonia Gandhi in New Delhi.