Day in Pics: 21st January

Jan 21, 2014, 08:47 AM IST
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Anti-government protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban, center, rallies supporters during a march in Bangkok, Thailand.

Anti-government protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban, center, rallies supporters during a march in Bangkok, Thailand.

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Work crews examine a 14-feet-deep sinkhole that opened up in downtown Detroit over the weekend. Officials learned there was a water main break about 14 feet underground, which caused the surface to collapse, according to the Detroit News.

Work crews examine a 14-feet-deep sinkhole that opened up in downtown Detroit over the weekend. Officials learned there was a water main break about 14 feet underground, which caused the surface to collapse, according to the Detroit News.

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Firefighters spray water outside the International Nutrition plant in Omaha, Neb., Monday, where a fire and explosion took place. At least nine people have been hospitalized and others could be trapped at the animal feed processing plant.

Firefighters spray water outside the International Nutrition plant in Omaha, Neb., Monday, where a fire and explosion took place. At least nine people have been hospitalized and others could be trapped at the animal feed processing plant.

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McAllen Police Chief Victor Rodriguez points at dozens of fraudulent credit cards that were confiscated by McAllen police after arresting a man and a woman on fraud charges tied to the December Target credit card breach, at the McAllen Police Department in McAllen, Texas.

McAllen Police Chief Victor Rodriguez points at dozens of fraudulent credit cards that were confiscated by McAllen police after arresting a man and a woman on fraud charges tied to the December Target credit card breach, at the McAllen Police Department in McAllen, Texas.

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A member of a Caribbean carnival dance group marches in the MLK parade in Miami. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is honored across the country annually on the third Monday in January with Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. He was the most visible figure in the Civil Rights movement.

A member of a Caribbean carnival dance group marches in the MLK parade in Miami. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is honored across the country annually on the third Monday in January with Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. He was the most visible figure in the Civil Rights movement.

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The two ballet dancers Marian Walter and Rainer Krenstetter perform together during the press rehearsal of the ballet gala `Malakhov & Friends - The Final` of the Berlin State Ballet at the German Opera in Berlin.

The two ballet dancers Marian Walter and Rainer Krenstetter perform together during the press rehearsal of the ballet gala `Malakhov & Friends - The Final` of the Berlin State Ballet at the German Opera in Berlin.

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Protesters fire at police with fireworks, in central Kiev, Ukraine.

Protesters fire at police with fireworks, in central Kiev, Ukraine.

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Ana Ivanovic of Serbia celebrates a point won against Eugenie Bouchard of Canada during their quarterfinal at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne.

Ana Ivanovic of Serbia celebrates a point won against Eugenie Bouchard of Canada during their quarterfinal at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne.

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President Barack Obama and his daughter Sasha, right, make burritos at DC Central Kitchen as part of a service project in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, in Washington. Also helping were first lady Michelle Obama and daughter Malia Obama.

President Barack Obama and his daughter Sasha, right, make burritos at DC Central Kitchen as part of a service project in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, in Washington. Also helping were first lady Michelle Obama and daughter Malia Obama.

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Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, second right, holds the World Series trophy brought to Japan by Boston Red Sox pitchers, Junichi Tazawa, left, and Koji Uehara, second left, and Red Sox mascot Wally the Green Monster during their visit to Abe`s official residence in Tokyo.

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, second right, holds the World Series trophy brought to Japan by Boston Red Sox pitchers, Junichi Tazawa, left, and Koji Uehara, second left, and Red Sox mascot Wally the Green Monster during their visit to Abe`s official residence in Tokyo.

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Protesters display placards and portraits of President Benigno Aquino III, as they hold a rally at the Philippine Supreme Court to coincide with the oral arguments on the power rates hike petition of Meralco, the country`s largest electric power distributor, in Manila, Philippines.

Protesters display placards and portraits of President Benigno Aquino III, as they hold a rally at the Philippine Supreme Court to coincide with the oral arguments on the power rates hike petition of Meralco, the country`s largest electric power distributor, in Manila, Philippines.

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New Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, center, takes part in a protest rally against the police for the second consecutive day, in New Delhi.

New Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, center, takes part in a protest rally against the police for the second consecutive day, in New Delhi.

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BSF officers and jawans showing 20 kilogram heroin, valued at around Rs 100 crore in international market, recovered after killing of three Pakistani smugglers near Indo Pak international border, about 50 km from Amritsar.

BSF officers and jawans showing 20 kilogram heroin, valued at around Rs 100 crore in international market, recovered after killing of three Pakistani smugglers near Indo Pak international border, about 50 km from Amritsar.

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Air-Force fighter planes during the rehearsals for Republic Day Parade, in New Delhi.

Air-Force fighter planes during the rehearsals for Republic Day Parade, in New Delhi.

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BJP activists burning an effigy of AAP leader Prashant Bhushan in front of Vidhan Bhawan in Lucknow.

BJP activists burning an effigy of AAP leader Prashant Bhushan in front of Vidhan Bhawan in Lucknow.

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Actress Anna Mouglalis, model and actress Olga Kurylenko, Stella Tennant, Ines de la Fressange and Vogue editor Anna Wintour attend the Chanel Spring-Summer 2014 Haute Couture fashion collection.

Actress Anna Mouglalis, model and actress Olga Kurylenko, Stella Tennant, Ines de la Fressange and Vogue editor Anna Wintour attend the Chanel Spring-Summer 2014 Haute Couture fashion collection.

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LGBTs participating in a protest rally against Supreme Court`s verdict on Section 377 of IPC in Bhubaneswar.

LGBTs participating in a protest rally against Supreme Court`s verdict on Section 377 of IPC in Bhubaneswar.

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Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, founder of Art of Living Foundation, with BJD Rajya Sabha MP Baijyant Panda after an annual convention in Bhubaneswar.

Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, founder of Art of Living Foundation, with BJD Rajya Sabha MP Baijyant Panda after an annual convention in Bhubaneswar.

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Dandi Swami Shankaracharya Vasudevanand Saraswati takes part in religious procession.

Dandi Swami Shankaracharya Vasudevanand Saraswati takes part in religious procession.

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Rescue workers trying to save a labourer after an under-construction building collapsed in Beawar, Rajasthan.

Rescue workers trying to save a labourer after an under-construction building collapsed in Beawar, Rajasthan.

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Hezbollah investigators inspect a destroyed car at the site of a car bombing in a southern suburb of Beirut, Lebanon. The bomb ripped through a Shiite neighborhood, killing several people and setting plumes of smoke over the area in the latest attack targeting supporters of the militant Hezbollah group in Lebanon.

Hezbollah investigators inspect a destroyed car at the site of a car bombing in a southern suburb of Beirut, Lebanon. The bomb ripped through a Shiite neighborhood, killing several people and setting plumes of smoke over the area in the latest attack targeting supporters of the militant Hezbollah group in Lebanon.

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Stanislas Wawrinka of Switzerland, right, is congratulated by Novak Djokovic of Serbia at the net after his win in their quarterfinal at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia.

Stanislas Wawrinka of Switzerland, right, is congratulated by Novak Djokovic of Serbia at the net after his win in their quarterfinal at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia.

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A police man drags a supporter of New Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, who was injured during clashes with police during a demonstration against the police in New Delhi.

A police man drags a supporter of New Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, who was injured during clashes with police during a demonstration against the police in New Delhi.

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Tata Motors Sr Vice President (Passenger Vehicle Business Unit) Ankush Arora (R) with Girish Wagh, Sr Vice President, Passenger Vehicles Business Unit, Tata Motors during the launch of Nano Twist and Vista Tech in Bengaluru.

Tata Motors Sr Vice President (Passenger Vehicle Business Unit) Ankush Arora (R) with Girish Wagh, Sr Vice President, Passenger Vehicles Business Unit, Tata Motors during the launch of Nano Twist and Vista Tech in Bengaluru.

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Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal with Education Minister Manish Sisodia announces the end of his dharna against the police after L-G`s assurance to partially meet his demands, in New Delhi.

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal with Education Minister Manish Sisodia announces the end of his dharna against the police after L-G`s assurance to partially meet his demands, in New Delhi.

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Sachin Tendulkar with his wife Anjali during a promotional event in Mumbai.

Sachin Tendulkar with his wife Anjali during a promotional event in Mumbai.

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