Day in Pics: 23rd May

May 23, 2013, 08:45 AM IST
Far-right group, English Defence League leader, Tommy Robinson, left, with EDL supporters outside The Queens Arms public house in Woolwich, south east London, following the death of a man, believed to be a serving soldier, who was killed in broad daylight near the Royal Artillery Barracks in Woolwich.
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Far-right group, English Defence League leader, Tommy Robinson, left, with EDL supporters outside The Queens Arms public house in Woolwich, south east London, following the death of a man, believed to be a serving soldier, who was killed in broad daylight near the Royal Artillery Barracks in Woolwich.

Brittany Brown rushes to get aid after finding her grandmother`s cat
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Brittany Brown rushes to get aid after finding her grandmother`s cat "Kitty" which was buried in tornado rubble for two days at the grandmother`s destroyed home in Moore, Okla.

President of Costa Rica Laura Chinchilla she delivers a speech after she and Colombia`s President Juan Manuel Santos signed a Free Trade Agreement, in Cali, Colombia.
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President of Costa Rica Laura Chinchilla she delivers a speech after she and Colombia`s President Juan Manuel Santos signed a Free Trade Agreement, in Cali, Colombia.

US Secretary of State John Kerry talks with Egyptian Foreign Minister Mohamed Kamel Amr prior to the start of an meeting in Amman
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US Secretary of State John Kerry talks with Egyptian Foreign Minister Mohamed Kamel Amr prior to the start of an meeting in Amman

Soldiers are escorted by residents and armed members of a local self-defense group into the town of Buenavista as a show of good faith while both sides negotiate the release of four self-defense group members who were arrested by authorities earlier in the day, in Buenavista, Mexico.
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Soldiers are escorted by residents and armed members of a local self-defense group into the town of Buenavista as a show of good faith while both sides negotiate the release of four self-defense group members who were arrested by authorities earlier in the day, in Buenavista, Mexico.

Models Barbara Palvin, left, and Milla Jovovich pose for photographers as they arrive for the screening of All Is Lost at the 66th international film festival, in Cannes.
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Models Barbara Palvin, left, and Milla Jovovich pose for photographers as they arrive for the screening of All Is Lost at the 66th international film festival, in Cannes.

Public university students shout slogans against Venezuela`s President Nicolas Maduro during a protest in Caracas, Venezuela.
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Public university students shout slogans against Venezuela`s President Nicolas Maduro during a protest in Caracas, Venezuela.

Manmohan Singh, Sonia Gandhi, A.K. Antony, Sharad Pawar, and  Rahul Gandhi display the ‘Report to the People’, a self-assessment report, during a function to celebrate the completion of four years of UPA’s second term in power, in New Delhi.
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Manmohan Singh, Sonia Gandhi, A.K. Antony, Sharad Pawar, and Rahul Gandhi display the ‘Report to the People’, a self-assessment report, during a function to celebrate the completion of four years of UPA’s second term in power, in New Delhi.

President Barack Obama presents the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song during an East Room concert honoring singer-songwriter Carole King at the White House in Washington.
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President Barack Obama presents the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song during an East Room concert honoring singer-songwriter Carole King at the White House in Washington.

First lady Michelle Obama reacts as she surprises schoolchildren from Willow Springs Elementary School in Fairfax, Va., before they performed part of a play at the Decatur House, in Washington.
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First lady Michelle Obama reacts as she surprises schoolchildren from Willow Springs Elementary School in Fairfax, Va., before they performed part of a play at the Decatur House, in Washington.

A team of climbers led by 80-year-old Japanese mountaineer Yuichiro Miura approach the summit of Mount Everest. Miura on Thursday became the oldest man to reach the top of Mount Everest.
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A team of climbers led by 80-year-old Japanese mountaineer Yuichiro Miura approach the summit of Mount Everest. Miura on Thursday became the oldest man to reach the top of Mount Everest.

A general view of atmosphere of a water ball at An Evening with No Limits sponsored by Starkey Foundation in Los Angeles.
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A general view of atmosphere of a water ball at An Evening with No Limits sponsored by Starkey Foundation in Los Angeles.

Bangladeshi Buddhists monks living in Sri Lanka parade through a street seeking alms on the eve of Vesak or Buddha Poornima in Colombo, Sri Lanka. The festival marks Buddha`s birth, enlightenment and death.
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Bangladeshi Buddhists monks living in Sri Lanka parade through a street seeking alms on the eve of Vesak or Buddha Poornima in Colombo, Sri Lanka. The festival marks Buddha`s birth, enlightenment and death.

German President Joachim Gauck, left, shakes hands with French President Francois Hollande, right, in Leipzig, Germany.
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German President Joachim Gauck, left, shakes hands with French President Francois Hollande, right, in Leipzig, Germany.

Attendants, middle, chat with visitors over online baccarat game during the Global Gaming Expo Asia in Macau.
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Attendants, middle, chat with visitors over online baccarat game during the Global Gaming Expo Asia in Macau.

US Secretary of State John Kerry, left, gestures while meeting with Israeli Prime Minster Benjamin Netanyahu in Jerusalem.
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US Secretary of State John Kerry, left, gestures while meeting with Israeli Prime Minster Benjamin Netanyahu in Jerusalem.

Britain`s Prince Charles, left, Camilla Duchess of Cornwall, centre, and Kate Duchess of Cambridge attend a Garden Party hosted by Queen Elizabeth II in the grounds of Buckingham Palace, central London.
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Britain`s Prince Charles, left, Camilla Duchess of Cornwall, centre, and Kate Duchess of Cambridge attend a Garden Party hosted by Queen Elizabeth II in the grounds of Buckingham Palace, central London.

A woman blows a kiss as she lays a floral tribute in memory of the victim outside the Royal Artillery Barracks near the scene of a terror attack in Woolwich, southeast London.
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A woman blows a kiss as she lays a floral tribute in memory of the victim outside the Royal Artillery Barracks near the scene of a terror attack in Woolwich, southeast London.

A man wearing a mask representing Spain`s finance minister Cristobal Montoro stages a protest with others while symbolically delivering sacks of cash from the Bank of Spain, seen in background to an already rescued Spanish bank in Madrid.
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A man wearing a mask representing Spain`s finance minister Cristobal Montoro stages a protest with others while symbolically delivering sacks of cash from the Bank of Spain, seen in background to an already rescued Spanish bank in Madrid.

Britain`s Prime Minister David Cameron speaking to the media outside 10 Downing Street in London.
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Britain`s Prime Minister David Cameron speaking to the media outside 10 Downing Street in London.

Pope Francis speaks with El Salvador`s President Mauricio Funes as they stand in front of a reliquary containing a fragment of the vestment that archbishop Oscar Romero was wearing when he was assassinated, during a private audience at the Vatican.
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Pope Francis speaks with El Salvador`s President Mauricio Funes as they stand in front of a reliquary containing a fragment of the vestment that archbishop Oscar Romero was wearing when he was assassinated, during a private audience at the Vatican.

Activists of PETA crouch inside a cage as they wear prison uniforms, with masks of a dog, a rabbit and a rat during a protest in New Delhi. According to PETA`s press release, the protest was held against Air India`s decision to reverse its ban on transporting animals to laboratories.
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Activists of PETA crouch inside a cage as they wear prison uniforms, with masks of a dog, a rabbit and a rat during a protest in New Delhi. According to PETA`s press release, the protest was held against Air India`s decision to reverse its ban on transporting animals to laboratories.

A People`s Liberation Front activist shouts slogans during a protest in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Hundreds of Marxist supporters protested against an increase in electricity charges and demanded an immediate reduction.
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A People`s Liberation Front activist shouts slogans during a protest in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Hundreds of Marxist supporters protested against an increase in electricity charges and demanded an immediate reduction.

New Afghan Army recruits attend a graduation ceremony at the Afghan National Army (ANA) base on the outskirts of Kabul, Afghanistan.
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New Afghan Army recruits attend a graduation ceremony at the Afghan National Army (ANA) base on the outskirts of Kabul, Afghanistan.

People fill water, supplied by a government tanker, into barrels in New Delhi. Many areas of the Indian capital are facing acute water shortage, a repeated annual phenomenon during summer when taps go dry as demand rises.
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People fill water, supplied by a government tanker, into barrels in New Delhi. Many areas of the Indian capital are facing acute water shortage, a repeated annual phenomenon during summer when taps go dry as demand rises.

Britain`s Queen Elizabeth II receives bouquets of flowers from children as she is welcomed during a visit to Cambridge, England.
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Britain`s Queen Elizabeth II receives bouquets of flowers from children as she is welcomed during a visit to Cambridge, England.