Day in Pics: 2nd October

Oct 02, 2013, 10:19 AM IST
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Milos Raonic of Canada returns a shot against Go Soeda of Japan during their match at the Japan Open Tennis Championships in Tokyo.

Milos Raonic of Canada returns a shot against Go Soeda of Japan during their match at the Japan Open Tennis Championships in Tokyo.

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Netherlands` King Willem-Alexander, right and his wife Queen Maxima, left, pose with Israel`s President Shimon Peres, center, for an official photo prior to a state banquet at Royal Palace Noordeinde in The Hague, Netherlands.

Netherlands` King Willem-Alexander, right and his wife Queen Maxima, left, pose with Israel`s President Shimon Peres, center, for an official photo prior to a state banquet at Royal Palace Noordeinde in The Hague, Netherlands.

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President Barack Obama gestures as he speaks in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington,  about the government shutdown.

President Barack Obama gestures as he speaks in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, about the government shutdown.

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A model presents a creation as part of Shiatzy Chen`s ready-to-wear Spring/Summer 2014 fashion collection.

A model presents a creation as part of Shiatzy Chen`s ready-to-wear Spring/Summer 2014 fashion collection.

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An injured Rakhine Man, centre, is helped to go to hospital in Thandwe, Rakhine State, western Myanmar. Buddhist mobs killed a 94-year-old Muslim woman and torched more than 70 homes on Tuesday as sectarian violence again gripped Myanmar`s Rakhine state despite a visit by President Thein Sein, officials and residents said.

An injured Rakhine Man, centre, is helped to go to hospital in Thandwe, Rakhine State, western Myanmar. Buddhist mobs killed a 94-year-old Muslim woman and torched more than 70 homes on Tuesday as sectarian violence again gripped Myanmar`s Rakhine state despite a visit by President Thein Sein, officials and residents said.

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Actress Ashley Greene arrives on the red carpet at the West Coast special screening of

Actress Ashley Greene arrives on the red carpet at the West Coast special screening of "CBGB" at the ArcLight Hollywood.

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A protestor throws a tear gas toward police officers during a protest outside the City Council in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

A protestor throws a tear gas toward police officers during a protest outside the City Council in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Indians from the Kayapo tribe gather for the the first day of the National Indigenous Mobilization protest in Brasilia.

Indians from the Kayapo tribe gather for the the first day of the National Indigenous Mobilization protest in Brasilia.

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A Filipino protester shouts slogans in front of a picture of US President Barack Obama during a rally outside the Camp Aguinaldo military headquarters in suburban Quezon city, north of Manila.

A Filipino protester shouts slogans in front of a picture of US President Barack Obama during a rally outside the Camp Aguinaldo military headquarters in suburban Quezon city, north of Manila.

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Cancer survivors Manisha Koirala, left, and Yuvraj Singh hug during an interactive session

Cancer survivors Manisha Koirala, left, and Yuvraj Singh hug during an interactive session "Cancer has an answer," in Kolkata. The event was organized for sharing experiences and to focus on how to combat cancer successfully.

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, left, talks with United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon before a meeting during the 68th session of the General Assembly at UN headquarters.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, left, talks with United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon before a meeting during the 68th session of the General Assembly at UN headquarters.

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Pittsburgh Pirates pitchers Jason Grilli, right, and Jeff Locke celebrate after beating the Cincinnati Reds in the National League Wild-Card playoff baseball game, 6-2, in Pittsburgh.

Pittsburgh Pirates pitchers Jason Grilli, right, and Jeff Locke celebrate after beating the Cincinnati Reds in the National League Wild-Card playoff baseball game, 6-2, in Pittsburgh.

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US Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, left, and South Korea`s Defence Minister Kim Kwan-jin attend a news conference after the 45th Security Consultative Meeting at the Defense Ministry in Seoul, South Korea.

US Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, left, and South Korea`s Defence Minister Kim Kwan-jin attend a news conference after the 45th Security Consultative Meeting at the Defense Ministry in Seoul, South Korea.

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Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina points to a ball boy as he plays a match against his compatriot Carlos Berlocq at the Japan Open Tennis Championships.

Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina points to a ball boy as he plays a match against his compatriot Carlos Berlocq at the Japan Open Tennis Championships.

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This photo provided by courtesy of the Martha Stewart Halloween special issue shows a parrot costume, worn with a feathery boa and colored feathers and a yellow paper beak attached to cheap, plastic glasses.

This photo provided by courtesy of the Martha Stewart Halloween special issue shows a parrot costume, worn with a feathery boa and colored feathers and a yellow paper beak attached to cheap, plastic glasses.

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Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., center, and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., right, celebrate the start of the Affordable Care Act during an event with other lawmakers and people whose lives have been impacted by lack of health insurance, at the Capitol in Washington.

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., center, and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., right, celebrate the start of the Affordable Care Act during an event with other lawmakers and people whose lives have been impacted by lack of health insurance, at the Capitol in Washington.

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Former President Bill Clinton speaks about the Bosnian War and the roll of intelligence in the conflict at the Clinton Presidential Library in Little Rock, Ark.

Former President Bill Clinton speaks about the Bosnian War and the roll of intelligence in the conflict at the Clinton Presidential Library in Little Rock, Ark.

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Congress Party President Sonia Gandhi offers prayers at a memorial of Mahatma Gandhi on the occasion of his birth anniversary, in New Delhi.

Congress Party President Sonia Gandhi offers prayers at a memorial of Mahatma Gandhi on the occasion of his birth anniversary, in New Delhi.

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Prime Minister Manmohan Singh offers prayers at a memorial of Mahatma Gandhi on the occasion of his birth anniversary, in New Delhi.

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh offers prayers at a memorial of Mahatma Gandhi on the occasion of his birth anniversary, in New Delhi.

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Taiwanese singer Jolin Tsai poses during a promotional event for her

Taiwanese singer Jolin Tsai poses during a promotional event for her "Myself" live DVD in Taipei, Taiwan.

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Children dressed as Mahatma Gandhi assemble at an event to mark Gandhi’s birth anniversary in Chennai.

Children dressed as Mahatma Gandhi assemble at an event to mark Gandhi’s birth anniversary in Chennai.

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Polona Hercog of Slovenia reacts to a point she won against Ana Ivanovic of Serbia during the China Open tennis tournament.

Polona Hercog of Slovenia reacts to a point she won against Ana Ivanovic of Serbia during the China Open tennis tournament.

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Pope Francis kisses a child during his general audience at the Vatican.

Pope Francis kisses a child during his general audience at the Vatican.

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A Palestinian Muslim pilgrim waves to his relatives from a bus en route to Rafah border between Gaza Strip and Egypt before leaving for the annual hajj pilgrimage to the holy city of Mecca, in Gaza City.

A Palestinian Muslim pilgrim waves to his relatives from a bus en route to Rafah border between Gaza Strip and Egypt before leaving for the annual hajj pilgrimage to the holy city of Mecca, in Gaza City.

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British Prime Minister David Cameron and his wife Samantha walk to the conference hall on the final day of the Conservative Party Conference, Manchester, England.

British Prime Minister David Cameron and his wife Samantha walk to the conference hall on the final day of the Conservative Party Conference, Manchester, England.

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A woman looks at a painting by Chinese artist Zeng Fanzhi titled

A woman looks at a painting by Chinese artist Zeng Fanzhi titled "The Last Supper " during a press preview of a Sotheby`s auction in Hong Kong. The work is estimated at US$10.3 million and will be auctioned as part of the autumn sale from Oct. 4 - 8.

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A model wears a creation by Moncler as part of their ready-to-wear Spring/Summer 2014 fashion collection.

A model wears a creation by Moncler as part of their ready-to-wear Spring/Summer 2014 fashion collection.

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An event staff cleans a Honda Motor Co.`s Micro Commuter prototype electric vehicle during the annual CEATEC advanced technologies exhibition in Chiba near Tokyo.

An event staff cleans a Honda Motor Co.`s Micro Commuter prototype electric vehicle during the annual CEATEC advanced technologies exhibition in Chiba near Tokyo.

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Madison Keys of the US returns a shot to Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland during the China Open tennis tournament.

Madison Keys of the US returns a shot to Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland during the China Open tennis tournament.

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Children dressed like Mahatma Gandhi assemble at an event during Gandhi Jayanti in Ajmer.

Children dressed like Mahatma Gandhi assemble at an event during Gandhi Jayanti in Ajmer.

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