Day in Pics: 30th October

Oct 30, 2012, 08:36 AM IST
Republican presidential candidate and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney speaks during a campaign stop at Seven Cities Sod, in Davenport, Iowa.
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Republican presidential candidate and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney speaks during a campaign stop at Seven Cities Sod, in Davenport, Iowa.

A rendering of a float called
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A rendering of a float called "Canines with Courage," the Natural Balance entry for the Tournament of Roses parade in Pasadena on Jan. 1, 2013 is shown.

Hindu devotees travel in an overcrowded train as they return after taking holy dips in the Ganges river near Chandause, Uttar Pradesh state, India.
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Hindu devotees travel in an overcrowded train as they return after taking holy dips in the Ganges river near Chandause, Uttar Pradesh state, India.

This photo provided by 6abc Action News shows the Inlet section of Atlantic City, N.J., as Hurricane Sandy makes it approach.
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This photo provided by 6abc Action News shows the Inlet section of Atlantic City, N.J., as Hurricane Sandy makes it approach.

A woman holds up national flags bearing depictions of Turkey`s founder Kemal Ataturk prior to a march to the mausoleum of Ataturk to celebrate the Republic Day in Ankara, Turkey.
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A woman holds up national flags bearing depictions of Turkey`s founder Kemal Ataturk prior to a march to the mausoleum of Ataturk to celebrate the Republic Day in Ankara, Turkey.

First lady Michelle Obama speaks during a campaign stop in Sioux City, Iowa.
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First lady Michelle Obama speaks during a campaign stop in Sioux City, Iowa.

Buddhist devotees pour water on a Buddha image at Myanmar`s landmark Shwedagon pagoda on the full moon day of Thadingyut in Yangon, Myanmar.
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Buddhist devotees pour water on a Buddha image at Myanmar`s landmark Shwedagon pagoda on the full moon day of Thadingyut in Yangon, Myanmar.

A lunar halo, the result of the moon`s reflected light being dispersed through ice crystals in the Earth`s atmosphere, makes an appearance in the evening skies over Oconomowoc, Wis.
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A lunar halo, the result of the moon`s reflected light being dispersed through ice crystals in the Earth`s atmosphere, makes an appearance in the evening skies over Oconomowoc, Wis.

South Korean Christians with national flags pray during a rally against North Korea`s three generation dictatorship in Seoul.
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South Korean Christians with national flags pray during a rally against North Korea`s three generation dictatorship in Seoul.

A fire burns at least two dozen homes in a flooded neighborhood in the New York City borough of Queens on Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2012.
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A fire burns at least two dozen homes in a flooded neighborhood in the New York City borough of Queens on Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2012.

A Muslim refugee woman cuddles a baby at Thechaung refugee camp in Sittwe, Rakhine State, western Myanmar.
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A Muslim refugee woman cuddles a baby at Thechaung refugee camp in Sittwe, Rakhine State, western Myanmar.

England cricket player Kevin Pietersen, right, celebrates with teammate Ian Bell after the dismissal of India A player Abhinav Mukund during a warm-up match in Mumbai.
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England cricket player Kevin Pietersen, right, celebrates with teammate Ian Bell after the dismissal of India A player Abhinav Mukund during a warm-up match in Mumbai.

Indian Foreign Minister Salman Khurshid, talks with Bangladesh`s opposition leader Khaleda Zia before a meeting in New Delhi.
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Indian Foreign Minister Salman Khurshid, talks with Bangladesh`s opposition leader Khaleda Zia before a meeting in New Delhi.

A rebel sniper aims at Syrian army positions in the Aleppo Jedida district, Syria.
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A rebel sniper aims at Syrian army positions in the Aleppo Jedida district, Syria.

A woman lights a candle as she prays at a church where victims of Soviet dictator Josef Stalin`s purges are buried on the outskirts of Moscow.
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A woman lights a candle as she prays at a church where victims of Soviet dictator Josef Stalin`s purges are buried on the outskirts of Moscow.

Thousands of graves of fallen soldiers are adorned with Philippine flags at the Libingan ng mga Bayani, or Heroes Cemetery, in preparation for the observance of All Saints` Day at suburban Taguig city east of Manila, Philippines.
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Thousands of graves of fallen soldiers are adorned with Philippine flags at the Libingan ng mga Bayani, or Heroes Cemetery, in preparation for the observance of All Saints` Day at suburban Taguig city east of Manila, Philippines.

Police detain activists of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) during a protest in Hyderabad. The opposition activists were protesting alleged detention of Hindus under false cases during a recent communal clash in the city.
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Police detain activists of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) during a protest in Hyderabad. The opposition activists were protesting alleged detention of Hindus under false cases during a recent communal clash in the city.

Supporters of former Ivory Coast President Laurent Gbagbo, with a banner and t-shirt reading `Free Gbagbo` and `Free Ivory Coast, call for his release as they demonstrate outside the International Criminal Court in The Hague, Netherlands.
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Supporters of former Ivory Coast President Laurent Gbagbo, with a banner and t-shirt reading `Free Gbagbo` and `Free Ivory Coast, call for his release as they demonstrate outside the International Criminal Court in The Hague, Netherlands.

Jae Jae, a four year old Sumatran tiger, is seen through a viewing window as he plays with a feed coated pumpkin placed in his enclosure during a Halloween event for the media at London Zoo in London.
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Jae Jae, a four year old Sumatran tiger, is seen through a viewing window as he plays with a feed coated pumpkin placed in his enclosure during a Halloween event for the media at London Zoo in London.

Bosnian Prime Minister Vjekoslav Bevanda, right, shakes hands with US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, at the US Embassy in Sarajevo, Bosnia.
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Bosnian Prime Minister Vjekoslav Bevanda, right, shakes hands with US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, at the US Embassy in Sarajevo, Bosnia.

Kim Johnson looks over the destruction near her seaside apartment in Atlantic City, N.J. Sandy, the storm that made landfall Monday, caused multiple fatalities, halted mass transit and cut power to more than 6 million homes and businesses.
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Kim Johnson looks over the destruction near her seaside apartment in Atlantic City, N.J. Sandy, the storm that made landfall Monday, caused multiple fatalities, halted mass transit and cut power to more than 6 million homes and businesses.

A 1964 Aston Martin DB5, that used to belong to Paul McCartney, is seen ahead of an auction in London. The car is estimated to sell for up to 380,000 pounds ($610,000/473,000 euro).
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A 1964 Aston Martin DB5, that used to belong to Paul McCartney, is seen ahead of an auction in London. The car is estimated to sell for up to 380,000 pounds ($610,000/473,000 euro).

Congress party president Sonia Gandhi waves to supporters at an election rally in Kangra, Himachal Pradesh. Himachal Pradesh state goes to the polls on November 4.
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Congress party president Sonia Gandhi waves to supporters at an election rally in Kangra, Himachal Pradesh. Himachal Pradesh state goes to the polls on November 4.