Day in Pics: 29th April

Apr 29, 2013, 08:38 AM IST
Schalke`s Klaas-Jan Huntelaar of the Netherlands is celebrated by his team after scoring his third goal during the German first division Bundesliga soccer match between FC Schalke 04 and Hamburg SV in Gelsenkirchen, Germany.
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Schalke`s Klaas-Jan Huntelaar of the Netherlands is celebrated by his team after scoring his third goal during the German first division Bundesliga soccer match between FC Schalke 04 and Hamburg SV in Gelsenkirchen, Germany.

A model presents a creation by Belarusian designer Zina Fedunina during Belarus Fashion Week.
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A model presents a creation by Belarusian designer Zina Fedunina during Belarus Fashion Week.

Elderly Indian widow prays during a function organized by Sulabh International on the bank of Holy river Ganga in Varanasi.
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Elderly Indian widow prays during a function organized by Sulabh International on the bank of Holy river Ganga in Varanasi.

India`s main opposition Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Narendra Modi gestures during a campaign rally for the upcoming state elections in Bangalore.
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India`s main opposition Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Narendra Modi gestures during a campaign rally for the upcoming state elections in Bangalore.

Charlotte Bobcats owner Michael Jordan dances with his bride Yvette Prieto during their wedding reception at the Bear`s Club in Jupiter, Fla.
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Charlotte Bobcats owner Michael Jordan dances with his bride Yvette Prieto during their wedding reception at the Bear`s Club in Jupiter, Fla.

Relatives of missing victims gather holding photographs of their loved ones at the site of the garment factory building that collapsed Wednesday in Savar, near Dhaka.
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Relatives of missing victims gather holding photographs of their loved ones at the site of the garment factory building that collapsed Wednesday in Savar, near Dhaka.

Activists hold placards promoting peace during a protest in Colombo. Civil society activists from various social organizations took part in the protest organized through social network websites against the alleged marginalizing & intimidating the minority Muslims by ultra nationalist Buddhist groups.
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Activists hold placards promoting peace during a protest in Colombo. Civil society activists from various social organizations took part in the protest organized through social network websites against the alleged marginalizing & intimidating the minority Muslims by ultra nationalist Buddhist groups.

Runners take part in a moment of silence for those killed and injured during the Boston Marathon bombing before the Eugene Marathon in Eugene, Ore.
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Runners take part in a moment of silence for those killed and injured during the Boston Marathon bombing before the Eugene Marathon in Eugene, Ore.

River Plate`s Cristian Ledesma, left, fights for the ball with Quilmes` Fernando Elizari during an Argentina`s league soccer match in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
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River Plate`s Cristian Ledesma, left, fights for the ball with Quilmes` Fernando Elizari during an Argentina`s league soccer match in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

The central pillar of Mogao Cave 432, from the Western Wei Dynasty, 535-556 AD, is presented in
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The central pillar of Mogao Cave 432, from the Western Wei Dynasty, 535-556 AD, is presented in "Dunhuang: Buddhist Art at the Gateway of the Silk Road," at the China Institute, in New York.

Hindu devotees offer prayers in the morning on the banks of the holy River Ganges in Varanasi.
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Hindu devotees offer prayers in the morning on the banks of the holy River Ganges in Varanasi.

Social reformer and chairperson of non-governmental organization (NGO) Sulabh International Bindeshwar Pathak, performs morning prayers with elderly widows on the banks of the holy River Ganges in Varanasi.
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Social reformer and chairperson of non-governmental organization (NGO) Sulabh International Bindeshwar Pathak, performs morning prayers with elderly widows on the banks of the holy River Ganges in Varanasi.

Nobel laureate and Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi attends the opening of the VII Ministerial Conference of the Community of Democracies held in Ulan Bator, Mongolia.
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Nobel laureate and Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi attends the opening of the VII Ministerial Conference of the Community of Democracies held in Ulan Bator, Mongolia.

Finnish President Sauli Niinisto, right, and Afghan President Hamid Karzai shake hands in Helsinki, Finland.
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Finnish President Sauli Niinisto, right, and Afghan President Hamid Karzai shake hands in Helsinki, Finland.

Activists of right-winged Shiv Sena shout slogans against the Pakistan government during a protest against an attack on an Indian prisoner in a Lahore prison, in Jammu.
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Activists of right-winged Shiv Sena shout slogans against the Pakistan government during a protest against an attack on an Indian prisoner in a Lahore prison, in Jammu.

An unidentified baby, held by a college sumo wrester, cries during Naki Sumo, or Crying Baby Contest, at Sensoji temple in Tokyo.
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An unidentified baby, held by a college sumo wrester, cries during Naki Sumo, or Crying Baby Contest, at Sensoji temple in Tokyo.

Bharatiya Janata Party youth wing activists burn a homemade Chinese flag during a protest against the alleged incursion by Chinese troops into Indian territory, in Jammu.
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Bharatiya Janata Party youth wing activists burn a homemade Chinese flag during a protest against the alleged incursion by Chinese troops into Indian territory, in Jammu.

Beekeepers protest next to a giant inflatable bee in front of the European Council and Commission in Brussels.
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Beekeepers protest next to a giant inflatable bee in front of the European Council and Commission in Brussels.

An Indian devotee reacts as she walks on burning coal as part of a ritual, after a religious procession to the temple of Hindu goddess Sheetala Mata or Muthumariamman in Ahmedabad.
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An Indian devotee reacts as she walks on burning coal as part of a ritual, after a religious procession to the temple of Hindu goddess Sheetala Mata or Muthumariamman in Ahmedabad.

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh speaks at a campaign rally for the upcoming Karnataka state election on the outskirts of Bangalore.
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Prime Minister Manmohan Singh speaks at a campaign rally for the upcoming Karnataka state election on the outskirts of Bangalore.

Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, left, is presented with a bouquet of flowers by Sally Evans as she arrives for an official visit to Naomi House near Winchester, England.
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Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, left, is presented with a bouquet of flowers by Sally Evans as she arrives for an official visit to Naomi House near Winchester, England.