Day in Pics: 25th April

Apr 25, 2013, 08:44 AM IST
Commuters wear masks at a subway station in Taipei, Taiwan, Thursday, April 25, 2013. Taiwan has confirmed its first case of a new deadly strain of bird flu.
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Commuters wear masks at a subway station in Taipei, Taiwan, Thursday, April 25, 2013. Taiwan has confirmed its first case of a new deadly strain of bird flu.

An idol of warrior god Aravan is taken in a chariot during the annual eunuch festival at Koovagam, in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu.
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An idol of warrior god Aravan is taken in a chariot during the annual eunuch festival at Koovagam, in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu.

India`s ruling Congress party candidate Abdul Rahman Sharief, 29, one of the party`s youngest candidates, left on top of a truck, waves during a campaign rally for the upcoming state elections in Bangalore.
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India`s ruling Congress party candidate Abdul Rahman Sharief, 29, one of the party`s youngest candidates, left on top of a truck, waves during a campaign rally for the upcoming state elections in Bangalore.

Demonstrators carry a puppet of Brazil`s President Dilma Rousseff during a protest by labor unions in Brasilia, Brazil.
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Demonstrators carry a puppet of Brazil`s President Dilma Rousseff during a protest by labor unions in Brasilia, Brazil.

Paris Hilton attends a press conference in Bogota, Colombia. Hilton visited Colombia for the opening of a Paris Hilton Handbags & Accessories store on the city`s largest mall.
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Paris Hilton attends a press conference in Bogota, Colombia. Hilton visited Colombia for the opening of a Paris Hilton Handbags & Accessories store on the city`s largest mall.

Kevin Eastman, left, prepares his bow for fishing on the flooded Missouri Highway 94 just outside of West Alton, Mo., as his brother, Sean Eastman, right, both of Ferguson, Mo., fights to keep the strong current from pressing their boat against the guardrail.
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Kevin Eastman, left, prepares his bow for fishing on the flooded Missouri Highway 94 just outside of West Alton, Mo., as his brother, Sean Eastman, right, both of Ferguson, Mo., fights to keep the strong current from pressing their boat against the guardrail.

Philippines President Benigno Aquino III, Singapore PM Lee Hsien Loong, Thai PM Yingluck Shinawatra, Vietnamese PM Nguyen Tan Dung, Brunei Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah, Myanmar President Thein Sein, Cambodian PM Hun Sen join hands as they pose for a group photo at the 22nd ASEAN Summit
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Philippines President Benigno Aquino III, Singapore PM Lee Hsien Loong, Thai PM Yingluck Shinawatra, Vietnamese PM Nguyen Tan Dung, Brunei Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah, Myanmar President Thein Sein, Cambodian PM Hun Sen join hands as they pose for a group photo at the 22nd ASEAN Summit

Venezuela`s opposition leader Henrique Capriles speaks at a news conference at his office in Caracas, Venezuela.
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Venezuela`s opposition leader Henrique Capriles speaks at a news conference at his office in Caracas, Venezuela.

President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama walk from Air Force One at Dallas Love Field, as they arrive to attend the George W. Bush presidential library dedication and the memorial for victims of the fertilizer plant explosion in West, Texas.
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President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama walk from Air Force One at Dallas Love Field, as they arrive to attend the George W. Bush presidential library dedication and the memorial for victims of the fertilizer plant explosion in West, Texas.

Britain`s Kate the Duchess of Cambridge, in her capacity as patron of
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Britain`s Kate the Duchess of Cambridge, in her capacity as patron of "The Art Room", holds flowers as she leaves after attending an evening reception to celebrate the work of the charity at the National Portrait Gallery in London.

French President Francois Hollande, left, and his partner Valerie Trierweiler, center, are greeted by children as they arrive at the Beijing Capital International Airport.
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French President Francois Hollande, left, and his partner Valerie Trierweiler, center, are greeted by children as they arrive at the Beijing Capital International Airport.

A protester throws paint at the tarpaulin poster of President Benigno Aquino III and Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz during a rally at the Labor Department in Manila, Philippines to protest recent statement by the Government of not granting any wage increase for next week`s Labor Day celebration.
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A protester throws paint at the tarpaulin poster of President Benigno Aquino III and Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz during a rally at the Labor Department in Manila, Philippines to protest recent statement by the Government of not granting any wage increase for next week`s Labor Day celebration.

Adrianne Haslet, a professional ballroom dancer injured by one of the bombs that exploded near the Boston Marathon finish line, lifts her bandaged left leg in her bed at Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital in Boston.
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Adrianne Haslet, a professional ballroom dancer injured by one of the bombs that exploded near the Boston Marathon finish line, lifts her bandaged left leg in her bed at Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital in Boston.

A massive explosion at 3a.m. EDT on one of the two barges still ablaze in the Mobile River in Mobile, Ala. Three people were injured in the blast.
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A massive explosion at 3a.m. EDT on one of the two barges still ablaze in the Mobile River in Mobile, Ala. Three people were injured in the blast.

A model shows Samsung Electronics Co.`s latest Galaxy S4 smartphones during its unveiling ceremony in Seoul, South Korea.
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A model shows Samsung Electronics Co.`s latest Galaxy S4 smartphones during its unveiling ceremony in Seoul, South Korea.

Hindu devotees participate in a procession during Hanuman Jayanti in Hyderabad.
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Hindu devotees participate in a procession during Hanuman Jayanti in Hyderabad.

A Bangladeshi rescuer looking for survivors gestures from beneath a concrete slab of a building that collapsed Wednesday in Savar, near Dhaka, Bangladesh.
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A Bangladeshi rescuer looking for survivors gestures from beneath a concrete slab of a building that collapsed Wednesday in Savar, near Dhaka, Bangladesh.

A protester, dressed to look like the Barclays Bank logo, demonstrates outside the Barclays Bank annual general meeting for shareholders, in central London.
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A protester, dressed to look like the Barclays Bank logo, demonstrates outside the Barclays Bank annual general meeting for shareholders, in central London.

An exiled Tibetan Buddhist monk carries a portrait of spiritual leader the Dalai Lama during a candlelit protest gathering in Dharmsala.
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An exiled Tibetan Buddhist monk carries a portrait of spiritual leader the Dalai Lama during a candlelit protest gathering in Dharmsala.