Day in Pics: 25th May

May 25, 2014, 10:08 AM IST
Real Salt Lake defender Nat Borchers (6) connects with the ball, as FC Dallas defender Matt Hedges closes in during an MLS soccer game in Sandy, Utah.
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Real Salt Lake defender Nat Borchers (6) connects with the ball, as FC Dallas defender Matt Hedges closes in during an MLS soccer game in Sandy, Utah.

European Space Agency`s astronaut Alexander Gerst, left, Russian cosmonaut Maxim Suraev, center, and NASA astronaut Gregory Reid Wiseman, members of the next mission to the International Space Station, stand next to a Russian Soyuz TMA-13M spaceship during training in an assembly shop in Russian leased Baikonur cosmodrome, Kazakhstan.
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European Space Agency`s astronaut Alexander Gerst, left, Russian cosmonaut Maxim Suraev, center, and NASA astronaut Gregory Reid Wiseman, members of the next mission to the International Space Station, stand next to a Russian Soyuz TMA-13M spaceship during training in an assembly shop in Russian leased Baikonur cosmodrome, Kazakhstan.

Nabeel Rajab, head of the Bahrain Center for Human Rights, left, gestures as he stands with well-wishers Osama Tamimi, center, a former Sunni independent lawmaker who often criticized the government`s handling of the uprising and recently was voted out of parliament by his peers, and Sheik Ali Salman, right, head of the largest Shiite opposition group Al-Wefaq, at Rajab`s home in Bani Jamra, Bahrain.
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Nabeel Rajab, head of the Bahrain Center for Human Rights, left, gestures as he stands with well-wishers Osama Tamimi, center, a former Sunni independent lawmaker who often criticized the government`s handling of the uprising and recently was voted out of parliament by his peers, and Sheik Ali Salman, right, head of the largest Shiite opposition group Al-Wefaq, at Rajab`s home in Bani Jamra, Bahrain.

Shiite pilgrims pray at the Imam Moussa al-Kadhim shrine during preparations for the annual commemoration of the saint`s death in the Shiite district of Kazimiyah in Baghdad, Iraq.
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Shiite pilgrims pray at the Imam Moussa al-Kadhim shrine during preparations for the annual commemoration of the saint`s death in the Shiite district of Kazimiyah in Baghdad, Iraq.

Days after the legalization of gay marriage in Pennsylvania, LaQuana Myrick, left, and Stephanie Stewart of Harrisburg get married at Fort Hunter Park Mansion in Harrisburg, Pa.
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Days after the legalization of gay marriage in Pennsylvania, LaQuana Myrick, left, and Stephanie Stewart of Harrisburg get married at Fort Hunter Park Mansion in Harrisburg, Pa.

Visitors walk around the exhibition area of the ILA Berlin Air Show 2014 in Selchow, Germany. The aerospace and defence industry exhibition takes place at the southern area of Berlin-Schoenefeld airport until May 25.
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Visitors walk around the exhibition area of the ILA Berlin Air Show 2014 in Selchow, Germany. The aerospace and defence industry exhibition takes place at the southern area of Berlin-Schoenefeld airport until May 25.

Congress party President Sonia Gandhi addresses a meeting of Congress Parliamentary Party (CPP) in New Delhi.
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Congress party President Sonia Gandhi addresses a meeting of Congress Parliamentary Party (CPP) in New Delhi.

Students comfort each other during a candlelight vigil held to honor the victims of Friday night`s mass shooting, on the campus of the University of California, Santa Barbara.
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Students comfort each other during a candlelight vigil held to honor the victims of Friday night`s mass shooting, on the campus of the University of California, Santa Barbara.

Unidentified Indian women mourn victims of an accident in Hyderabad. Two laborers were killed and one injured when the wall of a building collapsed at a construction site, according to reports
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Unidentified Indian women mourn victims of an accident in Hyderabad. Two laborers were killed and one injured when the wall of a building collapsed at a construction site, according to reports

A woman, with anti-coup message on her back, attends a protest in Bangkok, Thailand.
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A woman, with anti-coup message on her back, attends a protest in Bangkok, Thailand.

Residents walk on a street after flooding subsided in Shitan Town of Qingyuan, south China`s Guangdong Province. The Chinese state news agency is reporting 12 people have died in widespread flooding in southern China. Xinhua News Agency said the flooding affected 649,000 people in Qingyuan city in Guangdong province as of Saturday afternoon, with 3,300 houses collapsing.
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Residents walk on a street after flooding subsided in Shitan Town of Qingyuan, south China`s Guangdong Province. The Chinese state news agency is reporting 12 people have died in widespread flooding in southern China. Xinhua News Agency said the flooding affected 649,000 people in Qingyuan city in Guangdong province as of Saturday afternoon, with 3,300 houses collapsing.

Lithuania`s President Dalia Grybauskaite and presidential candidate, votes at a polling station during the second round of voting in presidential elections in Vilnius, Lithuania.
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Lithuania`s President Dalia Grybauskaite and presidential candidate, votes at a polling station during the second round of voting in presidential elections in Vilnius, Lithuania.

Adonis Stevenson left, and Andrzej Fonfara battle in a WBC light heavyweight title bout in Montreal.
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Adonis Stevenson left, and Andrzej Fonfara battle in a WBC light heavyweight title bout in Montreal.

Pro-Russian militants smash ballot boxes in front of the seized regional administration building in Donetsk, Ukraine.
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Pro-Russian militants smash ballot boxes in front of the seized regional administration building in Donetsk, Ukraine.

Pope Francis is welcomed by Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, left, upon his arrival to the West Bank city of Bethlehem.
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Pope Francis is welcomed by Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, left, upon his arrival to the West Bank city of Bethlehem.

Sri Lanka`s Tillakaratne Dilshan celebrates scoring 50 during their One Day cricket match between England and Sri Lanka at the Riverside cricket ground, Chester-le-Street, England.
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Sri Lanka`s Tillakaratne Dilshan celebrates scoring 50 during their One Day cricket match between England and Sri Lanka at the Riverside cricket ground, Chester-le-Street, England.

Pravit Rojanaphruk, an outspoken Thai columnist for the English-language daily The Nation, poses for a photograph while being called to report himself to the ruling military along with other journalists in Bangkok, Thailand.
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Pravit Rojanaphruk, an outspoken Thai columnist for the English-language daily The Nation, poses for a photograph while being called to report himself to the ruling military along with other journalists in Bangkok, Thailand.

Switzerland`s Roger Federer returns the ball during the first round match of the French Open tennis tournament against Slovakia`s Lukas Lacko at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris.
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Switzerland`s Roger Federer returns the ball during the first round match of the French Open tennis tournament against Slovakia`s Lukas Lacko at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris.

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