Day in Pics: 31st May

May 31, 2013, 08:42 AM IST
Firemen spray water towards a three storey building which caught fire in Hyderabad.
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Firemen spray water towards a three storey building which caught fire in Hyderabad.

Russia`s Maria Sharapova returns against Canada`s Eugenie Bouchard in their second round match at the French Open tennis tournament, at Roland Garros stadium in Paris.
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Russia`s Maria Sharapova returns against Canada`s Eugenie Bouchard in their second round match at the French Open tennis tournament, at Roland Garros stadium in Paris.

Zubeidat Tsarnaeva, left, and husband Anzor Tsarnaev show videos on an iPad they say show their sons could not have been involved in last month`s Boston Marathon bombings in their new apartment in Makhachkala, regional capital of Dagestan, Russia.
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Zubeidat Tsarnaeva, left, and husband Anzor Tsarnaev show videos on an iPad they say show their sons could not have been involved in last month`s Boston Marathon bombings in their new apartment in Makhachkala, regional capital of Dagestan, Russia.

This image made from video posted by Shaam News Network, which is consistent with other AP reporting, shows an explosion from shelling in Rastan, Syria.
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This image made from video posted by Shaam News Network, which is consistent with other AP reporting, shows an explosion from shelling in Rastan, Syria.

Pope Francis celebrates the Corpus Domini mass in front of St. John at the Lateran Basilica, to mark the feast of the Body and Blood of Christ, in Rome.
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Pope Francis celebrates the Corpus Domini mass in front of St. John at the Lateran Basilica, to mark the feast of the Body and Blood of Christ, in Rome.

President Barack Obama waves to the media as he exits the Marine One helicopter and walks on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington.
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President Barack Obama waves to the media as he exits the Marine One helicopter and walks on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington.

Dancers wearing a traditional devil mask and costumes dance during Corpus Christi celebrations in the streets of La Villa, Panama.
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Dancers wearing a traditional devil mask and costumes dance during Corpus Christi celebrations in the streets of La Villa, Panama.

A Haitian merchant reacts as she watches flames engulf her belongings at Port Market in Port-au-Prince, Haiti.
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A Haitian merchant reacts as she watches flames engulf her belongings at Port Market in Port-au-Prince, Haiti.

David Beckham arrives for Game 5 of the NBA basketball playofss Eastern Conference finals between the Indiana Pacers and the Miami Heat.
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David Beckham arrives for Game 5 of the NBA basketball playofss Eastern Conference finals between the Indiana Pacers and the Miami Heat.

Arvind Mahankali, 13, of Bayside Hills, N.Y., holds the championship trophy after he won the National Spelling Bee by spelling the word
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Arvind Mahankali, 13, of Bayside Hills, N.Y., holds the championship trophy after he won the National Spelling Bee by spelling the word "knaidel" correctly on Thursday, May 30, 2013, in Oxon Hill, Md.

A man runs as riot police use tear gas and pressurized water to quash a peaceful demonstration by hundreds of people staging a sit-in protest to try and prevent the demolition of trees at an Istanbul park.
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A man runs as riot police use tear gas and pressurized water to quash a peaceful demonstration by hundreds of people staging a sit-in protest to try and prevent the demolition of trees at an Istanbul park.

A Filipino fisherman hangs a message upon docking his outrigger to join a rally near the Philippine Senate following a fluvial protest to mark National Fisherfolk Day, in Manila.
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A Filipino fisherman hangs a message upon docking his outrigger to join a rally near the Philippine Senate following a fluvial protest to mark National Fisherfolk Day, in Manila.

Sushant Palakurthi Rao, senior director of the Head of Asia of World Economic Forum, talks to journalists during a press conference for the upcoming World Economic Forum at a hotel in Yangon, Myanmar.
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Sushant Palakurthi Rao, senior director of the Head of Asia of World Economic Forum, talks to journalists during a press conference for the upcoming World Economic Forum at a hotel in Yangon, Myanmar.

Pilatus PC-7 Swiss made planes are sprayed with water during the Induction Ceremony at Dundigal, 40 kilometers (25 miles) from Hyderabad. Ten PC-7s have been inducted into Indian Air Force (IAF) as the Basic trainer for new pilots.
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Pilatus PC-7 Swiss made planes are sprayed with water during the Induction Ceremony at Dundigal, 40 kilometers (25 miles) from Hyderabad. Ten PC-7s have been inducted into Indian Air Force (IAF) as the Basic trainer for new pilots.

A model displays a creation of Indonesian designer Hannie Hananto during Indonesia Islamic Fashion Fair in Jakarta.
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A model displays a creation of Indonesian designer Hannie Hananto during Indonesia Islamic Fashion Fair in Jakarta.

Rafael Nadal of Spain serves against Slovakia`s Martin Klizan in their second round match at the French Open tennis tournament, at Roland Garros stadium in Paris.
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Rafael Nadal of Spain serves against Slovakia`s Martin Klizan in their second round match at the French Open tennis tournament, at Roland Garros stadium in Paris.

Canadian singer Justin Bieber`s former pet the capuchin monkey named Mally plays in its quarantine room at the new home in an animal park near Hodenhagen, northern Germany.
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Canadian singer Justin Bieber`s former pet the capuchin monkey named Mally plays in its quarantine room at the new home in an animal park near Hodenhagen, northern Germany.

Thailand`s Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra and Sri Lanka’s President Mahinda Rajapaksa smile after their meeting in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Yingluck arrived in Sri Lanka Friday for a two-day official visit aimed at strengthening bilateral relations.
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Thailand`s Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra and Sri Lanka’s President Mahinda Rajapaksa smile after their meeting in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Yingluck arrived in Sri Lanka Friday for a two-day official visit aimed at strengthening bilateral relations.

England`s Ian Bell walks from the field after being out caught Luke Ronchi off the bowling of Tim Southee during the first one-day international cricket match between England and New Zealand at Lord`s cricket ground in London.
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England`s Ian Bell walks from the field after being out caught Luke Ronchi off the bowling of Tim Southee during the first one-day international cricket match between England and New Zealand at Lord`s cricket ground in London.

Jury member and casting show host Heidi Klum stands on stage with an actor dressed in a robot costume during the final show of the German television model casting show `Germany`s Next Topmodel` at the SAP-Arena in Mannheim, Germany.
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Jury member and casting show host Heidi Klum stands on stage with an actor dressed in a robot costume during the final show of the German television model casting show `Germany`s Next Topmodel` at the SAP-Arena in Mannheim, Germany.

Masked Thai protesters holding placards and banners stage an anti-government rally in Bangkok, Thailand.
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Masked Thai protesters holding placards and banners stage an anti-government rally in Bangkok, Thailand.

Police examine the scene after an explosion ripped through an apartment in the upscale district of Taguig city, east of Manila, Philippines.
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Police examine the scene after an explosion ripped through an apartment in the upscale district of Taguig city, east of Manila, Philippines.

Britain`s Queen Elizabeth II strokes the nose of Harlequin as she meets members of the King`s Troop Royal Horse Artillery during her visit to Royal Artillery Barracks in London.
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Britain`s Queen Elizabeth II strokes the nose of Harlequin as she meets members of the King`s Troop Royal Horse Artillery during her visit to Royal Artillery Barracks in London.