Day in Pics: 2nd July

Jul 02, 2013, 09:10 AM IST
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Mamogodi Sello, center, with a youth group sing outside the Mediclinic Heart Hospital where former South African President Nelson Mandela is being treated in Pretoria, South Africa.

Mamogodi Sello, center, with a youth group sing outside the Mediclinic Heart Hospital where former South African President Nelson Mandela is being treated in Pretoria, South Africa.

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President Barack Obama gestures while speaking at a business forum aimed at increasing investment in Africa.

President Barack Obama gestures while speaking at a business forum aimed at increasing investment in Africa.

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Members of the Shriners drive miniature vehicles as they participate in the annual Canada Day parade in Montreal.

Members of the Shriners drive miniature vehicles as they participate in the annual Canada Day parade in Montreal.

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Mohammed Assaf, the 23-year-old from the Gaza Strip who won the popular pan-Arab song contest

Mohammed Assaf, the 23-year-old from the Gaza Strip who won the popular pan-Arab song contest "Arab Idol" last month performs in the West Bank city of Ramallah.

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Novak Djokovic of Serbia reacts after winning a point against Tommy Haas of Germany during a Men`s singles match at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon.

Novak Djokovic of Serbia reacts after winning a point against Tommy Haas of Germany during a Men`s singles match at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon.

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A model wears a creation as part of Alexis Mabille`s Haute Couture Fall-Winter 2013-2014 collection.

A model wears a creation as part of Alexis Mabille`s Haute Couture Fall-Winter 2013-2014 collection.

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Supporters of Egypt`s Islamist President Mohammed Morsi wave his pictures and national flags during a rally in Nasser City, in Cairo.

Supporters of Egypt`s Islamist President Mohammed Morsi wave his pictures and national flags during a rally in Nasser City, in Cairo.

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Actress Alexandra Cabot speaks during a rally supporting abortion rights outside the Texas Capitol, in Austin.

Actress Alexandra Cabot speaks during a rally supporting abortion rights outside the Texas Capitol, in Austin.

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Wendy Tollefsen sets down flowers and flags at a makeshift memorial outside the Granite Mountain Interagency Hotshot Crew fire station, in Prescott, Ariz.

Wendy Tollefsen sets down flowers and flags at a makeshift memorial outside the Granite Mountain Interagency Hotshot Crew fire station, in Prescott, Ariz.

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Japanese Actress Rinko Kikuchi poses for photos at an event promoting the new film Pacific Rim in Mexico City.

Japanese Actress Rinko Kikuchi poses for photos at an event promoting the new film Pacific Rim in Mexico City.

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US Secretary of State John Kerry, meets with Turkey`s Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu before attending ASEAN security meetings in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei. Kerry is expected to start the return to Washington Tuesday afternoon.

US Secretary of State John Kerry, meets with Turkey`s Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu before attending ASEAN security meetings in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei. Kerry is expected to start the return to Washington Tuesday afternoon.

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Singer Beyonce performs on her

Singer Beyonce performs on her "Mrs. Carter Show World Tour 2013" at Staples Center, in Los Angeles.

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A demonstrator tries to walk on the sidewalk as police try force their way through the crowd during a march to protest against what they claim is an alleged government plan to privatize PEMEX, the state-owned oil company and also to mark the one year anniversary of the election of Mexican President.

A demonstrator tries to walk on the sidewalk as police try force their way through the crowd during a march to protest against what they claim is an alleged government plan to privatize PEMEX, the state-owned oil company and also to mark the one year anniversary of the election of Mexican President.

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Indian Space Research Organization’s (ISRO) Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV-C22) carrying dedicated navigation satellite, IRNSS-1A lifts off from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota, Andhra Pradesh.

Indian Space Research Organization’s (ISRO) Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV-C22) carrying dedicated navigation satellite, IRNSS-1A lifts off from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota, Andhra Pradesh.

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Japan`s Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida, right, and India`s Foreign Minister Salman Khurshid wait for the start of the 3rd East Asia Summit (EAS) Foreign Ministers` Meeting in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei.

Japan`s Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida, right, and India`s Foreign Minister Salman Khurshid wait for the start of the 3rd East Asia Summit (EAS) Foreign Ministers` Meeting in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei.

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US President Barack Obama, right, and former President George W. Bush shake hands with family members of victims of the US Embassy bombing during a wreath laying ceremony at the US Embassy.

US President Barack Obama, right, and former President George W. Bush shake hands with family members of victims of the US Embassy bombing during a wreath laying ceremony at the US Embassy.

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Filipino students burn a mock US flag during a rally in Manila, Philippines. The group reiterates their call for US troops to stay away from the country.

Filipino students burn a mock US flag during a rally in Manila, Philippines. The group reiterates their call for US troops to stay away from the country.

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Afghan security forces officer stands guard the gate to a NATO compound following a suicide car bombing in Kabul.

Afghan security forces officer stands guard the gate to a NATO compound following a suicide car bombing in Kabul.

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Kashmiri villagers shout slogans near the body of Shahnawaz Mir, a suspected militant commander of Hizb-ul Mujahedeen, Kashmir`s biggest rebel group, during his funeral at Tral, some 40 kilometers (25 miles) south of Srinagar.

Kashmiri villagers shout slogans near the body of Shahnawaz Mir, a suspected militant commander of Hizb-ul Mujahedeen, Kashmir`s biggest rebel group, during his funeral at Tral, some 40 kilometers (25 miles) south of Srinagar.

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Dia Frampton arrives at the Friend Movement Anti-Bullying Benefit Concert at the El Rey Theatre, in Los Angeles.

Dia Frampton arrives at the Friend Movement Anti-Bullying Benefit Concert at the El Rey Theatre, in Los Angeles.

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US first lady Michelle Obama and former US first lady Laura Bush laugh as they participate in the African First Ladies Summit: “Investing in Women: Strengthening Africa,” hosted by the George W. Bush Institute, in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

US first lady Michelle Obama and former US first lady Laura Bush laugh as they participate in the African First Ladies Summit: “Investing in Women: Strengthening Africa,” hosted by the George W. Bush Institute, in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

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Singer Rihanna poses for photographers as she arrives to attend Chanel`s Haute Couture Fall-Winter 2013-2014 collection, presented, in Paris.

Singer Rihanna poses for photographers as she arrives to attend Chanel`s Haute Couture Fall-Winter 2013-2014 collection, presented, in Paris.

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Tep Vanny of Boeung Kak lake is blocked by riot police officers during a protest rally near the prime minister`s residence in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

Tep Vanny of Boeung Kak lake is blocked by riot police officers during a protest rally near the prime minister`s residence in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

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Russian booster rocket carrying three satellites crashes at a Russia-leased cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, shortly after the launch The Proton-M booster unexpectedly shut down the engine 17 seconds into the flight and crashed some 2 kilometers away from the Baikonur launch pad.

Russian booster rocket carrying three satellites crashes at a Russia-leased cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, shortly after the launch The Proton-M booster unexpectedly shut down the engine 17 seconds into the flight and crashed some 2 kilometers away from the Baikonur launch pad.

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Steve Forbes, Editor-in-Chief of Forbes Media, left, and Mo Abudu, chief executive officer of EbonyLife TV pose for photographers during the launch of Africa’s first global black entertainment network in Lagos, Nigeria.

Steve Forbes, Editor-in-Chief of Forbes Media, left, and Mo Abudu, chief executive officer of EbonyLife TV pose for photographers during the launch of Africa’s first global black entertainment network in Lagos, Nigeria.

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Dancers rehearse at a departure ceremony ahead of the arrival of US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama at the end of the final leg of their weeklong visit to Africa, at the Julius Nyerere airport in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

Dancers rehearse at a departure ceremony ahead of the arrival of US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama at the end of the final leg of their weeklong visit to Africa, at the Julius Nyerere airport in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

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A model presents a creation at the Lena Hoschek show during the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in Berlin, Germany.

A model presents a creation at the Lena Hoschek show during the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in Berlin, Germany.

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Singer Katherine Jenkins applauds as Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland faces Li Na of China in a Women`s singles quarterfinal match at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London.

Singer Katherine Jenkins applauds as Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland faces Li Na of China in a Women`s singles quarterfinal match at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London.

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Kelli Crossley of Las Vegas, a bartender and dancer at an outdoor daiquiri bar at the Golden Gate Casino & Hotel, mists herself to stay cool in the triple-digit heat between fulfilling drink orders on the Fremont Street Experience in Las Vegas

Kelli Crossley of Las Vegas, a bartender and dancer at an outdoor daiquiri bar at the Golden Gate Casino & Hotel, mists herself to stay cool in the triple-digit heat between fulfilling drink orders on the Fremont Street Experience in Las Vegas

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Political painter Kaya Mar, 56, poses with his latest painting depicting Britain`s Kate Duchess of Cambridge with a halo and holding a baby, across the street from St. Mary`s Hospital exclusive Lindo Wing in London.

Political painter Kaya Mar, 56, poses with his latest painting depicting Britain`s Kate Duchess of Cambridge with a halo and holding a baby, across the street from St. Mary`s Hospital exclusive Lindo Wing in London.

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Russian President Vladimir Putin and Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad shake hands during their meeting in the Kremlin in Moscow.

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad shake hands during their meeting in the Kremlin in Moscow.

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An exhibition entitled

An exhibition entitled "Amy Winehouse: A Family Portrait" in London`s Jewish Museum. The exhibition aims to reveal an intimate side of the late soul diva.

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Tribal women of the Banjara community shout slogans demanding their rights during a protest outside the venue of a public hearing held by the National Commission of Scheduled Castes in Bangalore.

Tribal women of the Banjara community shout slogans demanding their rights during a protest outside the venue of a public hearing held by the National Commission of Scheduled Castes in Bangalore.

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Mahela Jayawardene plays a shot for four runs off Umesh Yadav during their Tri-Nation Series cricket match in Kingston, Jamaica.

Mahela Jayawardene plays a shot for four runs off Umesh Yadav during their Tri-Nation Series cricket match in Kingston, Jamaica.

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