Day in Pics: 30th August

Aug 30, 2013, 09:03 AM IST
Usain Bolt from Jamaica reacts after winning the men`s 100m race, during the Weltklasse IAAF Diamond League international athletics meeting in the Letzigrund stadium in Zurich, Switzerland.
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Usain Bolt from Jamaica reacts after winning the men`s 100m race, during the Weltklasse IAAF Diamond League international athletics meeting in the Letzigrund stadium in Zurich, Switzerland.

New York City Council Speaker and mayoral candidate Christine Quinn, center, accompanied by Minister Patricia Malcolm, left, and New York City Council member and public advocate candidate Letitia James, lead a fast food workers` protest march on New York`s Fifth Avenue.
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New York City Council Speaker and mayoral candidate Christine Quinn, center, accompanied by Minister Patricia Malcolm, left, and New York City Council member and public advocate candidate Letitia James, lead a fast food workers` protest march on New York`s Fifth Avenue.

Protesters challenge riot police during clashes in downtown Bogota, Colombia.
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Protesters challenge riot police during clashes in downtown Bogota, Colombia.

Roger Federer, of Switzerland, returns a shot against Carlos Berlocq, of Argentina, during the second round of the 2013 US Open tennis tournament, in New York.
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Roger Federer, of Switzerland, returns a shot against Carlos Berlocq, of Argentina, during the second round of the 2013 US Open tennis tournament, in New York.

USA relay team with Barabara Pierre, Tiffany Townsend, Alexandra Anderson, and Charonda Williams, from left to right, react after the women`s 4x100m relay race
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USA relay team with Barabara Pierre, Tiffany Townsend, Alexandra Anderson, and Charonda Williams, from left to right, react after the women`s 4x100m relay race "Zuerich Trophy" during the Weltklasse IAAF Diamond League international athletics meeting in the Letzigrund stadium in Zurich, Switzerland.

An inhabitant uses a hose to extinguish a wildfire near Caramulo, north Portugal.
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An inhabitant uses a hose to extinguish a wildfire near Caramulo, north Portugal.

A couple of masked protesters stand near riot police guarding a public building during a rally in Bogota, Colombia.
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A couple of masked protesters stand near riot police guarding a public building during a rally in Bogota, Colombia.

People take bath in the flooded River Ganges in Allahabad. Monsoon season, which runs from June to September, brings rain that is vital to agriculture but also causes floods and landslides.
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People take bath in the flooded River Ganges in Allahabad. Monsoon season, which runs from June to September, brings rain that is vital to agriculture but also causes floods and landslides.

Members of Bangladesh Photojournalists Unity form a human chain in Dhaka, Bangladesh, to protest against the last week`s gang rape of a 22-year-old Indian woman photojournalist in Mumbai.
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Members of Bangladesh Photojournalists Unity form a human chain in Dhaka, Bangladesh, to protest against the last week`s gang rape of a 22-year-old Indian woman photojournalist in Mumbai.

A Sri Lankan ethnic Tamil woman supporting the Dead and Missing Person’s Parents Front cries holding a placard as a police officer watches during a protest in Colombo, Sri Lanka.
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A Sri Lankan ethnic Tamil woman supporting the Dead and Missing Person’s Parents Front cries holding a placard as a police officer watches during a protest in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

Four caracal cubs sit in a basket as they are presented to media for the first time at the Animal Park zoo in Berlin.
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Four caracal cubs sit in a basket as they are presented to media for the first time at the Animal Park zoo in Berlin.

Army officers inspect the arms and ammunition recovered near the bodies of suspected rebels after a gunbattle at an army base in Prang, some 45 kilometers, northeast of Srinagar.
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Army officers inspect the arms and ammunition recovered near the bodies of suspected rebels after a gunbattle at an army base in Prang, some 45 kilometers, northeast of Srinagar.

Russian President Vladimir Putin inspects a flooded area from a helicopter flying to Birobidzhan in the Russian Far Eastern Amur region.
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Russian President Vladimir Putin inspects a flooded area from a helicopter flying to Birobidzhan in the Russian Far Eastern Amur region.

An Afghan commando inspects wounds on the back of a man rescued from alleged Taliban militants during an overnight raid in Herat Province, west of Kabul, Afghanistan.
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An Afghan commando inspects wounds on the back of a man rescued from alleged Taliban militants during an overnight raid in Herat Province, west of Kabul, Afghanistan.

Britain`s Duke and Duchess of Cambridge arrive at Breakwater Country Park for the start of the Ring O` Fire Anglesey Coastal Ultra Marathon, a three-day, 135-mile foot race around the rugged coast of Anglesey, Wales.
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Britain`s Duke and Duchess of Cambridge arrive at Breakwater Country Park for the start of the Ring O` Fire Anglesey Coastal Ultra Marathon, a three-day, 135-mile foot race around the rugged coast of Anglesey, Wales.

An Egyptian police officer stands guards at Sphinx Square in Cairo, Egypt.
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An Egyptian police officer stands guards at Sphinx Square in Cairo, Egypt.

Tiger Woods waits to tee off on the 10th tee during the first round of the Deutsche Bank Championship golf tournament in Norton, Mass.
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Tiger Woods waits to tee off on the 10th tee during the first round of the Deutsche Bank Championship golf tournament in Norton, Mass.

Members of India`s National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) ride an inflatable boat on the flooded banks of the River Ganges after heavy monsoon rains in Allahabad.
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Members of India`s National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) ride an inflatable boat on the flooded banks of the River Ganges after heavy monsoon rains in Allahabad.