Day in Pics: 23rd June

Jun 23, 2013, 11:10 AM IST
Spectators hold a sign
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Spectators hold a sign "I`m proud to be Brazilian. People against corruption" prior to the soccer Confederations Cup group A match between Italy and Brazil at Fonte Nova stadium in Salvador, Brazil.

A masked demonstrator carries a Brazilian flag on his back near the Arena Fonte Nova stadium in Salvador, Brazil.
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A masked demonstrator carries a Brazilian flag on his back near the Arena Fonte Nova stadium in Salvador, Brazil.

A Palestinian girl waves a national flag while celebrating after Palestinian singer Mohammed Assaf won a regional TV singing contest, along the streets of Gaza City.
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A Palestinian girl waves a national flag while celebrating after Palestinian singer Mohammed Assaf won a regional TV singing contest, along the streets of Gaza City.

Lightning strikes during a rain storm in Belgrade, Serbia.
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Lightning strikes during a rain storm in Belgrade, Serbia.

Flames erupt from a plane after a stunt plane crashed while performing with a wing walker at the Vectren Air Show.
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Flames erupt from a plane after a stunt plane crashed while performing with a wing walker at the Vectren Air Show.

Brianna Rollins, celebrates winning the senior women`s 100-meters hurdles final with second-placed Queen Harrison and third-placed Nia Ali, on the victory stand at the US Championships athletics meet, in Des Moines, Iowa.
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Brianna Rollins, celebrates winning the senior women`s 100-meters hurdles final with second-placed Queen Harrison and third-placed Nia Ali, on the victory stand at the US Championships athletics meet, in Des Moines, Iowa.

Chinese singer Eva Huang poses for photos during a media event promoting her new album
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Chinese singer Eva Huang poses for photos during a media event promoting her new album "Facing Love" in Taipei, Taiwan.

US Secretary of State John Kerry, right, is greeted by Qatari Emir Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani at Wajbah Palace in Doha, Qatar.
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US Secretary of State John Kerry, right, is greeted by Qatari Emir Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani at Wajbah Palace in Doha, Qatar.

A model wears a design by Bibas of Guinea-Bissau, during the final runway show of Dakar Fashion Week, at Hotel des Almadies, in Dakar, Senegal.
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A model wears a design by Bibas of Guinea-Bissau, during the final runway show of Dakar Fashion Week, at Hotel des Almadies, in Dakar, Senegal.

A Sri Lankan Buddhist devotee offers prayers during Poson full moon day religious observance at a temple in Kelaniya, on the outskirts of Colombo, Sri Lanka.
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A Sri Lankan Buddhist devotee offers prayers during Poson full moon day religious observance at a temple in Kelaniya, on the outskirts of Colombo, Sri Lanka.

Fans wait for play before the team`s ICC Champions Trophy Final cricket match against England at Edgbaston cricket ground, Birmingham, England.
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Fans wait for play before the team`s ICC Champions Trophy Final cricket match against England at Edgbaston cricket ground, Birmingham, England.

Pope Francis arrives to welcome a group of children who traveled on a special train from Milan and arrived at the St. Peter station at the Vatican.
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Pope Francis arrives to welcome a group of children who traveled on a special train from Milan and arrived at the St. Peter station at the Vatican.

A married Hindu woman ties holy thread on another`s wrist during Hindu festival of Vat Savitri in Ahmadabad. Vat Savitri is celebrated on a full moon day where women tie cotton threads around a banyan tree and pray for the longevity of their husbands.
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A married Hindu woman ties holy thread on another`s wrist during Hindu festival of Vat Savitri in Ahmadabad. Vat Savitri is celebrated on a full moon day where women tie cotton threads around a banyan tree and pray for the longevity of their husbands.

Edward Sharpe and The Magnetic Zeros perform on Day 2 of the Firefly Music Festival at The Woodlands.
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Edward Sharpe and The Magnetic Zeros perform on Day 2 of the Firefly Music Festival at The Woodlands.

A haze shrouds downtown Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
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A haze shrouds downtown Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

A super moon sets behind the top of one of the minarets at the University of Tampa.
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A super moon sets behind the top of one of the minarets at the University of Tampa.

Civilians inspect the scene of two parked car bombs in the early morning at a residential area in Tuz Khormato, 130 miles (210 kilometers) north of Baghdad, Iraq.
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Civilians inspect the scene of two parked car bombs in the early morning at a residential area in Tuz Khormato, 130 miles (210 kilometers) north of Baghdad, Iraq.

Serena Williams of the United States speaks to the media during a press conference at Wimbledon. The Championships start Monday, with Serena Williams attempting to win the title for the sixth time.
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Serena Williams of the United States speaks to the media during a press conference at Wimbledon. The Championships start Monday, with Serena Williams attempting to win the title for the sixth time.

India`s players hold up the trophy after their win against England at the end of their ICC Champions Trophy final cricket match at Edgbaston cricket ground in Birmingham, England.
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India`s players hold up the trophy after their win against England at the end of their ICC Champions Trophy final cricket match at Edgbaston cricket ground in Birmingham, England.