Day in Pics: 26th January

Jan 26, 2013, 08:20 AM IST
Protesters throw stones towards Iraqi soldiers at a checkpoint during clashes in Fallujah, 40 miles (65 kilometers) west of Baghdad.
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Protesters throw stones towards Iraqi soldiers at a checkpoint during clashes in Fallujah, 40 miles (65 kilometers) west of Baghdad.

An Indian Muslim boy holds a religious flag and walks in a procession to mark the birth anniversary of Prophet Mohammed in Mumbai.
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An Indian Muslim boy holds a religious flag and walks in a procession to mark the birth anniversary of Prophet Mohammed in Mumbai.

A devotee is treated at a hospital after receiving burn injuries when a tent erected to house Hindu holy men visiting the Maha Kumbh festival caught fire in Allahabad.
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A devotee is treated at a hospital after receiving burn injuries when a tent erected to house Hindu holy men visiting the Maha Kumbh festival caught fire in Allahabad.

A pro Palestinian demonstrator holds a cartoon of Platini and she shouts slogan
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A pro Palestinian demonstrator holds a cartoon of Platini and she shouts slogan "No to the European under-21 Championship in Israel" in the UEFA`s hall, during the Executive Committee Meeting at the UEFA Headquarters, in Nyon, Switzerland.

A Bahraini anti-government protester gestures after being injured in the shoulder by a stun grenade thrown by riot police in Manama, Bahrain.
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A Bahraini anti-government protester gestures after being injured in the shoulder by a stun grenade thrown by riot police in Manama, Bahrain.

President Barack Obama, with current White House Chief of Staff Jack Lew, right, announces that he will name current Deputy National Security Adviser Denis McDonough,left, as his next chief of staff, in the East Room of the White House in Washington.
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President Barack Obama, with current White House Chief of Staff Jack Lew, right, announces that he will name current Deputy National Security Adviser Denis McDonough,left, as his next chief of staff, in the East Room of the White House in Washington.

Anti-abortion activists and supporters of legal abortion stand in front of the Supreme Court in Washington.
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Anti-abortion activists and supporters of legal abortion stand in front of the Supreme Court in Washington.

Team New Zealand celebrate after winning the series during their one-day international cricket match against South Africa in Potchefstroom, South Africa.
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Team New Zealand celebrate after winning the series during their one-day international cricket match against South Africa in Potchefstroom, South Africa.

A man wears a donkey mask during a protest against politicians, corruption and the CELAC-EU summit in Santiago, Chile.
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A man wears a donkey mask during a protest against politicians, corruption and the CELAC-EU summit in Santiago, Chile.

Traditional dancers perform during an annual Buddhist procession in Kelaniya, suburbs of Colombo.
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Traditional dancers perform during an annual Buddhist procession in Kelaniya, suburbs of Colombo.

The long range ballistic Agni-V missile is displayed during Republic Day parade, in New Delhi. Indian across the country celebrated Republic day, which commemorates the 1950 adoption of its constitution. The celebrations include military marches and display of weaponry, cultural pageants and dances.
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The long range ballistic Agni-V missile is displayed during Republic Day parade, in New Delhi. Indian across the country celebrated Republic day, which commemorates the 1950 adoption of its constitution. The celebrations include military marches and display of weaponry, cultural pageants and dances.

Buddhist monks, left, place a portrait of Cambodia`s late King Norodom Sihanouk, right, in front of the Royal Palace in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
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Buddhist monks, left, place a portrait of Cambodia`s late King Norodom Sihanouk, right, in front of the Royal Palace in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

China`s Li Na and Victoria Azarenka of Belarus pose for photographers prior to the start the women`s final at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne.
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China`s Li Na and Victoria Azarenka of Belarus pose for photographers prior to the start the women`s final at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne.

A schoolgirl displays self defense tactics during a Republic Day parade in Ahmadabad.
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A schoolgirl displays self defense tactics during a Republic Day parade in Ahmadabad.

A participant rides his dog sled during an international dog sled race
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A participant rides his dog sled during an international dog sled race "Zavirukha" in the village of Raubichi, on the outskirts of Minsk, Belarus.

Sadhus, or Hindu holy men, hold national flags and celebrate India`s Republic Day at the Sangam, the confluence of the rivers Ganges, Yamuna and mythical Saraswati, during the Maha Kumbh Mela in Allahabad.
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Sadhus, or Hindu holy men, hold national flags and celebrate India`s Republic Day at the Sangam, the confluence of the rivers Ganges, Yamuna and mythical Saraswati, during the Maha Kumbh Mela in Allahabad.

Egyptian soccer fans of Al-Ahly club celebrate a court verdict that returned 21 death penalties in last years soccer violence, inside the club premises in Cairo, Egypt.
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Egyptian soccer fans of Al-Ahly club celebrate a court verdict that returned 21 death penalties in last years soccer violence, inside the club premises in Cairo, Egypt.

Sri Lanka`s Angelo Mathews and Thisara Perera celebrate their win over Australia in their Twenty/20 international cricket match in Sydney, Australia.
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Sri Lanka`s Angelo Mathews and Thisara Perera celebrate their win over Australia in their Twenty/20 international cricket match in Sydney, Australia.

Victoria Azarenka of Belarus poses for a photo with the ball boys and girls her after winning the women`s final against China`s Li Na at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne.
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Victoria Azarenka of Belarus poses for a photo with the ball boys and girls her after winning the women`s final against China`s Li Na at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne.