Day in Pics: 27th October

Oct 27, 2012, 08:45 AM IST
Maria Sharapova of Russia returns a shot to Samantha Stosur of Australia during their tennis match on the fourth day of the WTA championship in Istanbul, Turkey.
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Maria Sharapova of Russia returns a shot to Samantha Stosur of Australia during their tennis match on the fourth day of the WTA championship in Istanbul, Turkey.

A mourner places flowers at a memorial outside the apartment building of the two children allegedly stabbed by their nanny, in New York.
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A mourner places flowers at a memorial outside the apartment building of the two children allegedly stabbed by their nanny, in New York.

This image downloaded from the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array, ALMA, website, show antennae composite of ALMA and Hubble telescopes. Antennae Galaxies are a pair of distorted colliding spiral galaxies about 70 million light-years away, in the constellation of Corvus (The Crow).
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This image downloaded from the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array, ALMA, website, show antennae composite of ALMA and Hubble telescopes. Antennae Galaxies are a pair of distorted colliding spiral galaxies about 70 million light-years away, in the constellation of Corvus (The Crow).

Musician Carlos Santana holds his hands in the air as he performs during his concert in Bangalore.
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Musician Carlos Santana holds his hands in the air as he performs during his concert in Bangalore.

Residents attend La Vela del Candil street celebration in Masaya, Nicaragua.
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Residents attend La Vela del Candil street celebration in Masaya, Nicaragua.

American Muslims exchange greetings after Eid prayers outside Masjid Darul Quran Muslim center on the first day of Eid al-Fitr prayers, N.Y. The three-day Eid al-Fitr holiday marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan.
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American Muslims exchange greetings after Eid prayers outside Masjid Darul Quran Muslim center on the first day of Eid al-Fitr prayers, N.Y. The three-day Eid al-Fitr holiday marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan.

People protest against the evictions of families who cannot pay their mortgage in Barcelona, Spain.
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People protest against the evictions of families who cannot pay their mortgage in Barcelona, Spain.

First Lady Michelle Obama speaks to a crowd during a campaign rally, in Las Vegas.
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First Lady Michelle Obama speaks to a crowd during a campaign rally, in Las Vegas.

Force India team principal and businessman Vijay Mallya waves as he walks down the F1 paddock after the third practice session for the Indian Formula One Grand Prix at the Buddh International Circuit in Noida, on the outskirts of New Delhi.
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Force India team principal and businessman Vijay Mallya waves as he walks down the F1 paddock after the third practice session for the Indian Formula One Grand Prix at the Buddh International Circuit in Noida, on the outskirts of New Delhi.

Participants revel through a street during the gay and lesbian parade in Taipei, Taiwan.
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Participants revel through a street during the gay and lesbian parade in Taipei, Taiwan.

Red Bull driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany, center, poses for photos after taking pole position in the qualifying session for the Indian Formula One Grand Prix, at the Buddh International Circuit in Noida, on the outskirts of New Delhi.
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Red Bull driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany, center, poses for photos after taking pole position in the qualifying session for the Indian Formula One Grand Prix, at the Buddh International Circuit in Noida, on the outskirts of New Delhi.

Austria`s Felix Baumgartner talks during a press conference in Salzburg, Austria. Supersonic skydiver Felix Baumgartner has finally come home after his death-defying, record-breaking leap from the edge of space.
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Austria`s Felix Baumgartner talks during a press conference in Salzburg, Austria. Supersonic skydiver Felix Baumgartner has finally come home after his death-defying, record-breaking leap from the edge of space.

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The "Zombie Conchs," participate in the Fantasy Fest Masquerade March in Key West, Fla.

Police detain activists of Vishwa Hindu Parishad during a protest rally against the slaughter of cows during Eid al-Adha festival in Hyderabad.
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Police detain activists of Vishwa Hindu Parishad during a protest rally against the slaughter of cows during Eid al-Adha festival in Hyderabad.

Muslims offer prayers in front of the Taj Mahal to mark Eid al-Adha in Agra.
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Muslims offer prayers in front of the Taj Mahal to mark Eid al-Adha in Agra.