Day in Pics: 23rd October

Oct 23, 2012, 08:39 AM IST
Residents of Eker, Bahrain, gesture and call out
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Residents of Eker, Bahrain, gesture and call out " God is great," as they watch for riot police, on the fourth day under a security clampdown.

WWE Divas Champion Eve Torres posing with her championship belt as she points to a sign at the entrance to the Lincoln Tunnel leading to New Jersey.
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WWE Divas Champion Eve Torres posing with her championship belt as she points to a sign at the entrance to the Lincoln Tunnel leading to New Jersey.

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton smiles while she receives a tour of the Caracol Ekam Housing Site in Caracol, Haiti.
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Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton smiles while she receives a tour of the Caracol Ekam Housing Site in Caracol, Haiti.

Members of Sil family of Chorbagan pray during the Durga Puja festival in Kolkata.
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Members of Sil family of Chorbagan pray during the Durga Puja festival in Kolkata.

President Barack Obama and Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney laugh at the conclusion of the the third presidential debate at Lynn University in Boca Raton, Fla.
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President Barack Obama and Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney laugh at the conclusion of the the third presidential debate at Lynn University in Boca Raton, Fla.

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny speaks at a protest rally in Moscow, Russia. Navalny finished first in an online opposition election which was intended to help present a more united front against the Kremlin and find a way to broaden its appeal as enthusiasm for streets protests fades.
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Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny speaks at a protest rally in Moscow, Russia. Navalny finished first in an online opposition election which was intended to help present a more united front against the Kremlin and find a way to broaden its appeal as enthusiasm for streets protests fades.

Expedition 33/34 crew members, NASA astronaut Kevin Ford, left, Soyuz Commander Oleg Novitskiy, & flight engineer Evgeny Tarelkin of ROSCOSMOS, right, depart the Cosmonaut Hotel to head to another building across the Baikonur Cosmodrome where they will suit-up for their Soyuz launch in Kazakhstan.
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Expedition 33/34 crew members, NASA astronaut Kevin Ford, left, Soyuz Commander Oleg Novitskiy, & flight engineer Evgeny Tarelkin of ROSCOSMOS, right, depart the Cosmonaut Hotel to head to another building across the Baikonur Cosmodrome where they will suit-up for their Soyuz launch in Kazakhstan.

Philippines President Benigno Aquino, front left, with New Zealand Governor General Jerry Mateparae, front right, and his wife Janine after an official Maori welcome at Government House in Wellington, New Zealand.
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Philippines President Benigno Aquino, front left, with New Zealand Governor General Jerry Mateparae, front right, and his wife Janine after an official Maori welcome at Government House in Wellington, New Zealand.

Argentina soccer legend Diego Maradona, center, arrives in Kannur, Kerala. Maradona Tuesday arrived in India’s southern most state to inaugurate a jewelry showroom and launch the operations of a new private airline service on Wednesday, local news reports said.
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Argentina soccer legend Diego Maradona, center, arrives in Kannur, Kerala. Maradona Tuesday arrived in India’s southern most state to inaugurate a jewelry showroom and launch the operations of a new private airline service on Wednesday, local news reports said.

South Korean President Lee Myung-bak delivers a speech at the inaugural meeting of the Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) in Seoul, South Korea.
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South Korean President Lee Myung-bak delivers a speech at the inaugural meeting of the Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) in Seoul, South Korea.

A sheep is weighed at a market ahead of Eid al-Adha festival in Srinagar.
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A sheep is weighed at a market ahead of Eid al-Adha festival in Srinagar.

People gather at the scene of a car bomb attack in the Shiite neighborhood of Shula in Baghdad.
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People gather at the scene of a car bomb attack in the Shiite neighborhood of Shula in Baghdad.

People look at an effigy of the Foreign Direct Investment erected to protest the Indian government’s recent decision to allow greater foreign ownership in the retail sector in Indore.
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People look at an effigy of the Foreign Direct Investment erected to protest the Indian government’s recent decision to allow greater foreign ownership in the retail sector in Indore.

Tibetan schoolchildren hold a portrait of their spiritual leader the Dalai Lama next to a Tibetan flag during the annual function of the Tibetan Children`s Village School in Dharmsala.
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Tibetan schoolchildren hold a portrait of their spiritual leader the Dalai Lama next to a Tibetan flag during the annual function of the Tibetan Children`s Village School in Dharmsala.

Qatar`s First Lady Sheika Mozah bint Nasser al-Missned attends a welcome ceremony upon her arrival at the Rafah border crossing with Egypt, southern Gaza Strip.
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Qatar`s First Lady Sheika Mozah bint Nasser al-Missned attends a welcome ceremony upon her arrival at the Rafah border crossing with Egypt, southern Gaza Strip.

The Soyuz rocket with Expedition 33/34 crew members, Soyuz Commander Oleg Novitskiy, NASA astronaut Kevin Ford, and Flight Engineer Evgeny Tarelkin of ROSCOSMOS onboard the TMA-06M spacecraft launches to the International Space Station.
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The Soyuz rocket with Expedition 33/34 crew members, Soyuz Commander Oleg Novitskiy, NASA astronaut Kevin Ford, and Flight Engineer Evgeny Tarelkin of ROSCOSMOS onboard the TMA-06M spacecraft launches to the International Space Station.

Kashmiri Muslim women stretch their arms to receive blessed sweets outside the Shah-e-Hamdan shrine to commemorate the death anniversary of sufi scholar Mir Syed Ali Hamadani in Srinagar.
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Kashmiri Muslim women stretch their arms to receive blessed sweets outside the Shah-e-Hamdan shrine to commemorate the death anniversary of sufi scholar Mir Syed Ali Hamadani in Srinagar.

Students chant slogans during a protest against the upcoming austerity measures affecting education budget and demanding free transport to their schools, in central Athens.
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Students chant slogans during a protest against the upcoming austerity measures affecting education budget and demanding free transport to their schools, in central Athens.

The main body section and the left wing of the first Airbus A350 XWB plane are seen on the final assembly line in Toulouse, southwestern France.
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The main body section and the left wing of the first Airbus A350 XWB plane are seen on the final assembly line in Toulouse, southwestern France.

Mourners shout religious slogans during the funeral procession of Palestinian Ahmad Queider, 20, who was killed Monday as he rode his motorcycle, during an exchange of gunfire between Lebanese troops and gunmen, in the Sunni neighborhood of Tarik al-Jadida, Beirut, Lebanon.
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Mourners shout religious slogans during the funeral procession of Palestinian Ahmad Queider, 20, who was killed Monday as he rode his motorcycle, during an exchange of gunfire between Lebanese troops and gunmen, in the Sunni neighborhood of Tarik al-Jadida, Beirut, Lebanon.

Britain`s Prince Charles, stands by an arcade driving game at Upper Teesdale agricultural support services, during his visit to Middleton-in-Teesdale, England.
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Britain`s Prince Charles, stands by an arcade driving game at Upper Teesdale agricultural support services, during his visit to Middleton-in-Teesdale, England.