Day in Pics: 27th April

Apr 27, 2013, 08:28 AM IST
Ruling Congress party leader Rahul Gandhi, second left, waves to supporters after he was presented a traditional headgear during a campaign rally for the upcoming state elections in Tumkur, about 70 kilometers (43 miles) northwest of Bangalore.
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Ruling Congress party leader Rahul Gandhi, second left, waves to supporters after he was presented a traditional headgear during a campaign rally for the upcoming state elections in Tumkur, about 70 kilometers (43 miles) northwest of Bangalore.

Rescuers carry an injured Indian at the site of a building that collapsed in Bhopal.
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Rescuers carry an injured Indian at the site of a building that collapsed in Bhopal.

President Barack Obama answers a question on the ongoing conflict in Syria, during their his meeting with Jordan`s King Abdullah in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington.
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President Barack Obama answers a question on the ongoing conflict in Syria, during their his meeting with Jordan`s King Abdullah in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington.

Pakistani para-military troops cordon off the site of an explosion in Karachi.
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Pakistani para-military troops cordon off the site of an explosion in Karachi.

A boy stands next to his father during a prayer service at the Islamic Society of Boston mosque in Cambridge, Mass.
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A boy stands next to his father during a prayer service at the Islamic Society of Boston mosque in Cambridge, Mass.

Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, right, receives the Order of Military Merit from Governor General David Johnston in Toronto.
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Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, right, receives the Order of Military Merit from Governor General David Johnston in Toronto.

An activist reacts from the effects of tear gas fired by Brazilian police during a protest against the privatization of the Maracana stadium and planned demolition of the indigenous museum located next to the stadium, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
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An activist reacts from the effects of tear gas fired by Brazilian police during a protest against the privatization of the Maracana stadium and planned demolition of the indigenous museum located next to the stadium, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Mexican actress-singer Thalia performs her VIVA! concert tour at the Auditorio Nacional in Mexico City.
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Mexican actress-singer Thalia performs her VIVA! concert tour at the Auditorio Nacional in Mexico City.

Tourists wear masks at the Songshan Airport in Taipei, Taiwan. Taiwan confirmed its first case of a new deadly strain of bird flu.
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Tourists wear masks at the Songshan Airport in Taipei, Taiwan. Taiwan confirmed its first case of a new deadly strain of bird flu.

Pakistani models show creations of a brand `Sublime by Sara` during Lahore Fashion Week in Pakistan.
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Pakistani models show creations of a brand `Sublime by Sara` during Lahore Fashion Week in Pakistan.

A South Korean vehicle fully loaded with goods and products brought back from North Korea`s Kaesong industrial complex arrives at the customs, immigration and quarantine office near the border village of Panmunjom in Paju, South Korea.
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A South Korean vehicle fully loaded with goods and products brought back from North Korea`s Kaesong industrial complex arrives at the customs, immigration and quarantine office near the border village of Panmunjom in Paju, South Korea.

Bangladeshi garment workers beat a driver, for not stopping a bus he was driving, during a protest against the collapse of an eight-storey building that housed several garment factories and poor working conditions of the employees, in Dhaka.
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Bangladeshi garment workers beat a driver, for not stopping a bus he was driving, during a protest against the collapse of an eight-storey building that housed several garment factories and poor working conditions of the employees, in Dhaka.

Visitors walk by a circle of lit candles to commemorate those who went missing during 1998-99 Kosovo war, in Pristina, Kosovo. International agencies estimated over a thousand people remain missing in Kosovo.
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Visitors walk by a circle of lit candles to commemorate those who went missing during 1998-99 Kosovo war, in Pristina, Kosovo. International agencies estimated over a thousand people remain missing in Kosovo.

Activists protest against the alleged incursion by Chinese troops into Indian territory in Jammu.
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Activists protest against the alleged incursion by Chinese troops into Indian territory in Jammu.

Activists of right-winged Rashtrawadi Shiv Sena shout slogans against the Pakistan government and burn their national flag during a protest against an attack on Sarabjit Singh in a Lahore prison, in Jammu.
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Activists of right-winged Rashtrawadi Shiv Sena shout slogans against the Pakistan government and burn their national flag during a protest against an attack on Sarabjit Singh in a Lahore prison, in Jammu.

Former Premier Silvio Berlusconi waves to supporters outside his residence, in Rome.
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Former Premier Silvio Berlusconi waves to supporters outside his residence, in Rome.

A woman activist of Bharatiya Janata Party shouts slogans during a protest against the brutal rape and assault of a five-year-old girl in New Delhi.
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A woman activist of Bharatiya Janata Party shouts slogans during a protest against the brutal rape and assault of a five-year-old girl in New Delhi.

Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama arrives at the Central School for Tibetans in Dalhousie, about 128 kilometers north-west of Dharmsala. The Dalai Lama gave a religious discourse at the school.
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Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama arrives at the Central School for Tibetans in Dalhousie, about 128 kilometers north-west of Dharmsala. The Dalai Lama gave a religious discourse at the school.

Manchester City`s Sergio Aguero celebrates after scoring his team`s opening goal during their English Premier League soccer match at the Etihad Stadium, Manchester, England.
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Manchester City`s Sergio Aguero celebrates after scoring his team`s opening goal during their English Premier League soccer match at the Etihad Stadium, Manchester, England.

A model presents a creation by Russian designer Natalia Zlodyreva, during Belarus Fashion Week in Minsk, Belarus.
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A model presents a creation by Russian designer Natalia Zlodyreva, during Belarus Fashion Week in Minsk, Belarus.

Russian police officers detain a demonstrator during an action in support of opposition activists arrested in a massive anti-president Putin rally in last May, in Red Square, with St. Basil Cathedral in the background, in Moscow.
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Russian police officers detain a demonstrator during an action in support of opposition activists arrested in a massive anti-president Putin rally in last May, in Red Square, with St. Basil Cathedral in the background, in Moscow.

Members of the French branch of the international anti-fur group
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Members of the French branch of the international anti-fur group "CAFT" (The Coalition to Abolish the Fur Trade) demonstrate naked with boards to denounce the breeeding and use of animal for fur production, on the "Promenade des Anglais", in Nice southeastern France.