Day in Pics: 2nd June

Jun 02, 2013, 08:48 AM IST
Tina Burton, of Salt lake City, carries a sign during the Dyke Rally and March before the opening ceremonies of the Utah Pride Festival, in Salt Lake City.
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Tina Burton, of Salt lake City, carries a sign during the Dyke Rally and March before the opening ceremonies of the Utah Pride Festival, in Salt Lake City.

Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama gestures during a religious talk at the Tsuglakhang temple in Dharmsala.
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Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama gestures during a religious talk at the Tsuglakhang temple in Dharmsala.

China`s Lt. Gen. Qi Jianguo, Deputy Chief of General Staff, People’s Liberation Army, delivers his speech at the International Institute for Strategic Studies Shangri-la Dialogue, or IISS Asia Security Summit in Singapore.
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China`s Lt. Gen. Qi Jianguo, Deputy Chief of General Staff, People’s Liberation Army, delivers his speech at the International Institute for Strategic Studies Shangri-la Dialogue, or IISS Asia Security Summit in Singapore.

Indiana Pacers forward David West battles for the ball with Miami Heat forward LeBron James during the second half of Game 6 of the NBA Eastern Conference basketball finals in Indianapolis.
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Indiana Pacers forward David West battles for the ball with Miami Heat forward LeBron James during the second half of Game 6 of the NBA Eastern Conference basketball finals in Indianapolis.

A demonstrator is carried away by German police during an anti capitalism Blockupy protest in Frankfurt.
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A demonstrator is carried away by German police during an anti capitalism Blockupy protest in Frankfurt.

A man and woman comfort each other briefly as they join others in the search for items that can be saved in what remains of an upstairs bedroom in Kay and Bonnie Meritt`s home at 20545 SW 15 in Union City, Okla.
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A man and woman comfort each other briefly as they join others in the search for items that can be saved in what remains of an upstairs bedroom in Kay and Bonnie Meritt`s home at 20545 SW 15 in Union City, Okla.

A Turkish protester, right, throws a stone at police vehicle as the protesters clash with security forces in Ankara, Turkey.
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A Turkish protester, right, throws a stone at police vehicle as the protesters clash with security forces in Ankara, Turkey.

Protesters dressed as badgers march through central London to call for an end to plans for a badger cull.
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Protesters dressed as badgers march through central London to call for an end to plans for a badger cull.

Former President George W. Bush stands during the national anthem with his wife Laura Bush before a baseball game between the Kansas City Royals and Texas Rangers in Arlington.
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Former President George W. Bush stands during the national anthem with his wife Laura Bush before a baseball game between the Kansas City Royals and Texas Rangers in Arlington.

Nationalist protestors hold up banners demonstrating Chinese territorial assertiveness in the South China Sea.
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Nationalist protestors hold up banners demonstrating Chinese territorial assertiveness in the South China Sea.

Bayern players Bastian Schweinsteiger, left, and Thomas Mueller, right, celebrate with Schweinsteiger`s girl friend Sarah Brandner at the party after Bayern won the German Soccer Cup, DFB-Pokal, final against VfB Stuttgart in Berlin.
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Bayern players Bastian Schweinsteiger, left, and Thomas Mueller, right, celebrate with Schweinsteiger`s girl friend Sarah Brandner at the party after Bayern won the German Soccer Cup, DFB-Pokal, final against VfB Stuttgart in Berlin.

Union of Comoros President Ikililou Dhoinine, right, is greeted by Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe prior to their bilateral talks during the Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD) in Yokohama, suburban Tokyo.
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Union of Comoros President Ikililou Dhoinine, right, is greeted by Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe prior to their bilateral talks during the Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD) in Yokohama, suburban Tokyo.

Indonesian girls pray during a mass for receiving the first communion at catholic church in Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia.
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Indonesian girls pray during a mass for receiving the first communion at catholic church in Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia.

Daria Ulyanova, 21, from Moscow, poses for photographers after she was named as the winner of
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Daria Ulyanova, 21, from Moscow, poses for photographers after she was named as the winner of "Miss Moscow" beauty contest in Moscow.

A man using his mobile phone takes a photograph of a destroyed police cars after clashes at the Taskim square in Istanbul.
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A man using his mobile phone takes a photograph of a destroyed police cars after clashes at the Taskim square in Istanbul.

Afghan disabled people chant slogans during a demonstration in front of the governor house of Jalalabad, east of Kabul, Afghanistan.
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Afghan disabled people chant slogans during a demonstration in front of the governor house of Jalalabad, east of Kabul, Afghanistan.

Pope Francis blesses the crowd during the Angelus noon prayer, from the window of his studio overlooking St. Peter`s Square, at the Vatican.
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Pope Francis blesses the crowd during the Angelus noon prayer, from the window of his studio overlooking St. Peter`s Square, at the Vatican.

A supporter of Iranian presidential candidate, Ali Akbar Velayati, a conservative former Foreign Minister, holds up an electoral leaflet, during a campaign meeting, at the Beheshti University, in Tehran, Iran.
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A supporter of Iranian presidential candidate, Ali Akbar Velayati, a conservative former Foreign Minister, holds up an electoral leaflet, during a campaign meeting, at the Beheshti University, in Tehran, Iran.

Parts of the old town re flooded by the river Danube in Passau, southern Germany. Heavy rainfalls cause flooding along rivers and lakes in Germany, Austria and the Czech Republic.
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Parts of the old town re flooded by the river Danube in Passau, southern Germany. Heavy rainfalls cause flooding along rivers and lakes in Germany, Austria and the Czech Republic.

New Zealand`s Martin Guptill, raises his bat as he acknowledges the crowd for reaching fifty runs, during their second one day international cricket match against England, at the Ageas Bowl in Southampton, England.
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New Zealand`s Martin Guptill, raises his bat as he acknowledges the crowd for reaching fifty runs, during their second one day international cricket match against England, at the Ageas Bowl in Southampton, England.

Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill I, left, and Archbishop of Athens Ieronimos, lead a Sunday mass at the church of Agios Panteleimonas in Athens.
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Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill I, left, and Archbishop of Athens Ieronimos, lead a Sunday mass at the church of Agios Panteleimonas in Athens.

Border Security Force soldiers check identities of voters on queue during a by-election at the Indian Parliamentary constituency of Howrah, outskirts of Kolkata.
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Border Security Force soldiers check identities of voters on queue during a by-election at the Indian Parliamentary constituency of Howrah, outskirts of Kolkata.

Serena Williams of the US serves against Italy`s Roberta Vinci in their fourth round match at the French Open tennis tournament, at Roland Garros stadium in Paris.
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Serena Williams of the US serves against Italy`s Roberta Vinci in their fourth round match at the French Open tennis tournament, at Roland Garros stadium in Paris.

Sikhs march demanding punishment for those responsible for the 1984 anti-Sikh riots during a protest in Ahmadabad. Sikhs resumed protests after an Indian court acquitted Sajjan Kumar of charges he incited mobs to kill Sikhs during the riots when more than 3,000 Sikhs were killed.
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Sikhs march demanding punishment for those responsible for the 1984 anti-Sikh riots during a protest in Ahmadabad. Sikhs resumed protests after an Indian court acquitted Sajjan Kumar of charges he incited mobs to kill Sikhs during the riots when more than 3,000 Sikhs were killed.