Day in Pics: 27th September

Sep 27, 2012, 08:36 AM IST
Posing for pictures, Brazil`s Santos` Neymar gestures as he holds up his medal in celebration at the end of the Recopa Sudamericana final soccer match against Chile`s Universidad de Chile in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
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Posing for pictures, Brazil`s Santos` Neymar gestures as he holds up his medal in celebration at the end of the Recopa Sudamericana final soccer match against Chile`s Universidad de Chile in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

Police clash with protestors during a demonstration at the parliament against austerity measures announced by the Spanish government in Madrid.
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Police clash with protestors during a demonstration at the parliament against austerity measures announced by the Spanish government in Madrid.

Porsche AG President and CEO Matthias Müller speaks at the Volkswagen Group Night, in Paris, prior to the Paris Auto Show that will take place from Sept. 29 to Oct. 14.
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Porsche AG President and CEO Matthias Müller speaks at the Volkswagen Group Night, in Paris, prior to the Paris Auto Show that will take place from Sept. 29 to Oct. 14.

President Barack Obama shakes hands with supporters after speaking at a campaign event at The Memorial Athletic and Convocation Center at Kent State University in Kent, Ohio.
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President Barack Obama shakes hands with supporters after speaking at a campaign event at The Memorial Athletic and Convocation Center at Kent State University in Kent, Ohio.

The RAND African First Ladies Initiative hosts in New York.
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The RAND African First Ladies Initiative hosts in New York.

Republican vice presidential candidate, Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., speaks during a rally at America the Beautiful Park in Colorado Springs, Colo.
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Republican vice presidential candidate, Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., speaks during a rally at America the Beautiful Park in Colorado Springs, Colo.

Untied Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, right, meets Australia`s Prime Minister Julia Gillard at UN headquarters.
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Untied Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, right, meets Australia`s Prime Minister Julia Gillard at UN headquarters.

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange addresses a meeting via videolink from Ecuador`s London embassy during the United Nations General Assembly at UN headquarters.
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WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange addresses a meeting via videolink from Ecuador`s London embassy during the United Nations General Assembly at UN headquarters.

Riot policemen on fire after a petrol bomb thrown by protesters ignited during a nationwide general strike in Athens.
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Riot policemen on fire after a petrol bomb thrown by protesters ignited during a nationwide general strike in Athens.

The Nexus 7 tablet is shown during a press conference in Seoul, South Korea.
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The Nexus 7 tablet is shown during a press conference in Seoul, South Korea.

Models pose during an event to promote the upcoming Korean Grand Prix at downtown Seoul.
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Models pose during an event to promote the upcoming Korean Grand Prix at downtown Seoul.

Filipino environmental activists dress as zombies as they hold a protest outside the Department of Environment and Natural Resources in Manila, Philippines. The group said that the alleged government inaction on industrial water pollution is jeopardizing the survival of Filipinos.
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Filipino environmental activists dress as zombies as they hold a protest outside the Department of Environment and Natural Resources in Manila, Philippines. The group said that the alleged government inaction on industrial water pollution is jeopardizing the survival of Filipinos.

Virender Sehwag sits during a training session ahead of their ICC Twenty20 Cricket World Cup match against Australia in Colombo, Sri Lanka.
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Virender Sehwag sits during a training session ahead of their ICC Twenty20 Cricket World Cup match against Australia in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

People are evacuated from a mock plane during a safety drill simulating an emergency water landing on the Yangtze River in Shanghai, China.
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People are evacuated from a mock plane during a safety drill simulating an emergency water landing on the Yangtze River in Shanghai, China.

Maria Sharapova of Russia returns a ball against Samantha Stosur of Australia during the quarterfinal at the Pan Pacific Open Tennis in Tokyo.
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Maria Sharapova of Russia returns a ball against Samantha Stosur of Australia during the quarterfinal at the Pan Pacific Open Tennis in Tokyo.

A hostess poses next to the new Peugeot 2008 Concept during media day at the Paris Auto Show, France. The Paris Auto Show will open its gates to the public from Sept. 29 to Oct. 14.
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A hostess poses next to the new Peugeot 2008 Concept during media day at the Paris Auto Show, France. The Paris Auto Show will open its gates to the public from Sept. 29 to Oct. 14.

Traders cover their mouth with black clothes and handcuff themselves as they enact bonded laborers during a protest against the government’s recent decision to open India`s huge retail market to foreign companies in New Delhi.
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Traders cover their mouth with black clothes and handcuff themselves as they enact bonded laborers during a protest against the government’s recent decision to open India`s huge retail market to foreign companies in New Delhi.

Brendon McCullum plays a shot during the ICC Twenty20 Cricket World Cup Super Eight match against Sri Lanka in Pallekele.
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Brendon McCullum plays a shot during the ICC Twenty20 Cricket World Cup Super Eight match against Sri Lanka in Pallekele.

President Pranab Mukherjee presents an award to a student as Jammu and Kashmir state chief minister Omar Abdullah looks on at the 18th convocation of Kashmir University in Srinagar.
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President Pranab Mukherjee presents an award to a student as Jammu and Kashmir state chief minister Omar Abdullah looks on at the 18th convocation of Kashmir University in Srinagar.

Forest officials stand near a rare one-horn rhinoceros which was killed and dehorned by poachers at Karbi hills, near Kaziranga National Park, Assam. Poachers shot two rhinoceroses each on Wednesday and Thursday.
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Forest officials stand near a rare one-horn rhinoceros which was killed and dehorned by poachers at Karbi hills, near Kaziranga National Park, Assam. Poachers shot two rhinoceroses each on Wednesday and Thursday.

New Renault Clios on display during the press day at the Paris Auto Show, France.
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New Renault Clios on display during the press day at the Paris Auto Show, France.

A Muslim pilgrim hugs a relative before leaving for the annual Hajj pilgrimage to the holy city of Mecca, in Varanasi.
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A Muslim pilgrim hugs a relative before leaving for the annual Hajj pilgrimage to the holy city of Mecca, in Varanasi.

Microsoft founder and philanthropist Bill Gates speaks to the media during an interview regarding his efforts to eliminate polio in New York.
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Microsoft founder and philanthropist Bill Gates speaks to the media during an interview regarding his efforts to eliminate polio in New York.

Visitors tour the illuminated decorations and lighting of small bulbs set up at popular Victoria Park to celebrate the Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival in Hong Kong.
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Visitors tour the illuminated decorations and lighting of small bulbs set up at popular Victoria Park to celebrate the Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival in Hong Kong.

Student throws stones towards policemen during a protest demanding the creation of a new state of Telangana, at Osmania University in Hyderabad.
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Student throws stones towards policemen during a protest demanding the creation of a new state of Telangana, at Osmania University in Hyderabad.