Day in Pics: 22nd May

May 22, 2014, 08:46 AM IST
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A Turkish Air Force Lockheed Martin F-16 performs at the ILA Berlin Air Show 2014 in Berlin Germany.

A Turkish Air Force Lockheed Martin F-16 performs at the ILA Berlin Air Show 2014 in Berlin Germany.

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Prince Charles and wife Camilla look on as they stand on stage during an event to mark aerospace and aviation in Manitoba day in Winnipeg.

Prince Charles and wife Camilla look on as they stand on stage during an event to mark aerospace and aviation in Manitoba day in Winnipeg.

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Seattle Seahawks Executive Vice President of Football Operations and Head Coach Pete Carroll, center, and Executive Vice President/General Manager John Schneider, right. and others, listen as President Barack Obama speaks in the East Room of the White House in Washington.

Seattle Seahawks Executive Vice President of Football Operations and Head Coach Pete Carroll, center, and Executive Vice President/General Manager John Schneider, right. and others, listen as President Barack Obama speaks in the East Room of the White House in Washington.

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Geoffrey McGrath, a gay Boy Scout troop leader and Eagle Scout from Seattle, who had his membership in the Scouts revoked by the organization earlier this year, holds up the three fingers of the Scout Sign and recites the `Scout Law,` as he stands in front of a group of Boy Scouts and scout leaders, outside the headquarters of Amazon.com in Seattle.

Geoffrey McGrath, a gay Boy Scout troop leader and Eagle Scout from Seattle, who had his membership in the Scouts revoked by the organization earlier this year, holds up the three fingers of the Scout Sign and recites the `Scout Law,` as he stands in front of a group of Boy Scouts and scout leaders, outside the headquarters of Amazon.com in Seattle.

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The Slide Fire burns near 89 A south of Flagstaff. Evacuations of surrounding areas took place late afternoon Tuesday.

The Slide Fire burns near 89 A south of Flagstaff. Evacuations of surrounding areas took place late afternoon Tuesday.

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Police in action against AAP supporters who were protesting outside Tihar Prisons over the arrest of party chief Arvind Kejriwal in New Delhi.

Police in action against AAP supporters who were protesting outside Tihar Prisons over the arrest of party chief Arvind Kejriwal in New Delhi.

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A Fluminense fan wearnig a mask and sunglasses with the brazilian national flag cheers for his team during the last Brazilian league soccer match in Maracana stadium between Fluminense and Sao Paulo, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

A Fluminense fan wearnig a mask and sunglasses with the brazilian national flag cheers for his team during the last Brazilian league soccer match in Maracana stadium between Fluminense and Sao Paulo, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Britain`s Prime Minister and leader of the Conservative Party David Cameron and his wife Samantha pause to pose for photographers and television cameras as they leave after casting their votes at a polling station in central London.

Britain`s Prime Minister and leader of the Conservative Party David Cameron and his wife Samantha pause to pose for photographers and television cameras as they leave after casting their votes at a polling station in central London.

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Indian hockey team skipper Sardar Singh with a team mate at the IGI airport in New Delhi on Wednesday night before their departute for the World Cup to be held at The Hague, Netherlands from May 31 to June 15.

Indian hockey team skipper Sardar Singh with a team mate at the IGI airport in New Delhi on Wednesday night before their departute for the World Cup to be held at The Hague, Netherlands from May 31 to June 15.

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President Pranab Mukherjee, Vice President Hamid Ansari and outgoing Prime Minister Manmohan Singh with the newly sworn-in Chief Information Commissioner, Rajiv Mathur at a photo session after Mathur was administered the oath of office at a ceremony at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi.

President Pranab Mukherjee, Vice President Hamid Ansari and outgoing Prime Minister Manmohan Singh with the newly sworn-in Chief Information Commissioner, Rajiv Mathur at a photo session after Mathur was administered the oath of office at a ceremony at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi.

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Students celebrate their success in West Bengal Board of Secondary Education at a school in Kolkata.

Students celebrate their success in West Bengal Board of Secondary Education at a school in Kolkata.

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A man carries tin-containers on a bicycle at Rajpath on a hot day in New Delhi.

A man carries tin-containers on a bicycle at Rajpath on a hot day in New Delhi.

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KKR batsman Robin Uthappa celebrates his fifty runs during their IPL match against RCB at Eden Garden in Kolkata.

KKR batsman Robin Uthappa celebrates his fifty runs during their IPL match against RCB at Eden Garden in Kolkata.

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Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi is offered sweets by his mother Hiraba during a meeting at her residence in Gandhinagar.

Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi is offered sweets by his mother Hiraba during a meeting at her residence in Gandhinagar.

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England`s Ian Bell hits a shot during the One Day cricket match between England and Sri Lanka at the Oval cricket ground in London.

England`s Ian Bell hits a shot during the One Day cricket match between England and Sri Lanka at the Oval cricket ground in London.

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Taiwan actress Annie Liu poses with the new Infiniti Q50 sports sedan during a launching ceremony in Hong Kong.

Taiwan actress Annie Liu poses with the new Infiniti Q50 sports sedan during a launching ceremony in Hong Kong.

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A pro-Russian fighter takes a photo on his cell phone of a burning cafe after impact of a mortar bomb, during fighting between Ukrainian government troops and pro-Russian militants at a checkpoint near the major highway which links Kharkiv, outside Slovyansk, Ukraine.

A pro-Russian fighter takes a photo on his cell phone of a burning cafe after impact of a mortar bomb, during fighting between Ukrainian government troops and pro-Russian militants at a checkpoint near the major highway which links Kharkiv, outside Slovyansk, Ukraine.

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Gurgaon Fire.

Gurgaon Fire.

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IPL 7

IPL 7

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Narendra Modi speaks to new chief minister of Gujarat state Anandiben Patel during a ceremony in Gandhinagar.

Narendra Modi speaks to new chief minister of Gujarat state Anandiben Patel during a ceremony in Gandhinagar.

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