Day in Pics: 31st May

May 31, 2014, 10:04 AM IST
President Barack Obama, flanked by Attorney Holder Eric Holder, and Housing and Urban Development Secretary Shaun Donovan, speaks about a report from `My Brother`s Keeper,` an initiative to expand opportunity for young men and boys of color.
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President Barack Obama, flanked by Attorney Holder Eric Holder, and Housing and Urban Development Secretary Shaun Donovan, speaks about a report from `My Brother`s Keeper,` an initiative to expand opportunity for young men and boys of color.

Canada`s Eugenie Bouchard returns the ball during the third round match of the French Open tennis tournament against Sweden`s Johanna Larsson at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris.
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Canada`s Eugenie Bouchard returns the ball during the third round match of the French Open tennis tournament against Sweden`s Johanna Larsson at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris.

A young England supporter cheers ahead of the international friendly soccer match between England and Peru, at Wembley Stadium in London.
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A young England supporter cheers ahead of the international friendly soccer match between England and Peru, at Wembley Stadium in London.

A ray swims over a bed of coral at the Inbursa Aquarium in Mexico City.
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A ray swims over a bed of coral at the Inbursa Aquarium in Mexico City.

A car rests in a hole after a water main broke on Oregon St. at Main St. in Evansville, Ind.
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A car rests in a hole after a water main broke on Oregon St. at Main St. in Evansville, Ind.

A tree branch fell on a car near Gymkhana Club after a storm accompanied by dark clouds in New Delhi.
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A tree branch fell on a car near Gymkhana Club after a storm accompanied by dark clouds in New Delhi.

Adrienne Bosh, left, wife of Miami Heat player Chris Bosh, kisses tennis player Serena Williams as Willians takes a photo during the first half Game 6 in the NBA basketball playoffs Eastern Conference finals between the Indiana Pacers and the Heat.
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Adrienne Bosh, left, wife of Miami Heat player Chris Bosh, kisses tennis player Serena Williams as Willians takes a photo during the first half Game 6 in the NBA basketball playoffs Eastern Conference finals between the Indiana Pacers and the Heat.

Singapore Airlines` Airbus A380 aircraft prepares to land at the International Airport in Mumbai.
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Singapore Airlines` Airbus A380 aircraft prepares to land at the International Airport in Mumbai.

Tibetan Spiritual leader the Dalai Lama poses for a photo with children during the inauguration of a school in Mumbai.
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Tibetan Spiritual leader the Dalai Lama poses for a photo with children during the inauguration of a school in Mumbai.

President Pranab Mukherjee during a meeting with Officer Trainees of Indian Defence Estates Service (IDES) of 2012 & 2013 batches at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi.
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President Pranab Mukherjee during a meeting with Officer Trainees of Indian Defence Estates Service (IDES) of 2012 & 2013 batches at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi.

Children wear masks at an awareness campaign on World No Tobacco Day in North Kolkata.
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Children wear masks at an awareness campaign on World No Tobacco Day in North Kolkata.

Fire personnel dousing a major fire that broke out in a hotel in Jammu.
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Fire personnel dousing a major fire that broke out in a hotel in Jammu.

All India Democratic Women`s Association (AIDWA) activists protest against the Badaun rape case outside UP Bhawan in New Delhi
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All India Democratic Women`s Association (AIDWA) activists protest against the Badaun rape case outside UP Bhawan in New Delhi

Outgoing DGP of Jammu and Kashmir Ashoke Prasad being given a ceremonial send off during his farewell prade at Armed Police Complex Zewan in Srinagar.
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Outgoing DGP of Jammu and Kashmir Ashoke Prasad being given a ceremonial send off during his farewell prade at Armed Police Complex Zewan in Srinagar.

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) women workers raise slogans and burn an effigy of Akhilesh Yadav, chief minister of the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, during a protest against the gang rape of two teenage girls, in Allahabad.
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Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) women workers raise slogans and burn an effigy of Akhilesh Yadav, chief minister of the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, during a protest against the gang rape of two teenage girls, in Allahabad.

Sri Lanka`s Kusal Perera hits two runs off the bowling of England`s Harry Gurney during their One Day International cricket match at Lord`s cricket ground in London.
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Sri Lanka`s Kusal Perera hits two runs off the bowling of England`s Harry Gurney during their One Day International cricket match at Lord`s cricket ground in London.

Players celebrate winning a match during the German Mud Soccer Championships in Rieste, Germany.
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Players celebrate winning a match during the German Mud Soccer Championships in Rieste, Germany.

Sloane Stephens of the U.S. waits to return the ball during the third round match of the French Open tennis tournament against Russia`s Ekaterina Makarova at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris.
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Sloane Stephens of the U.S. waits to return the ball during the third round match of the French Open tennis tournament against Russia`s Ekaterina Makarova at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris.

Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi interacts with village women during his visit to the Katra Shahadatganj village where two sisters were gang raped and hanged from a tree, in Badaun district.
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Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi interacts with village women during his visit to the Katra Shahadatganj village where two sisters were gang raped and hanged from a tree, in Badaun district.

Activists dressed as skeletons participate in an awareness campaign on World No Tobacco Day in Kolkata. Banner reads `smoking is the other name for death.`
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Activists dressed as skeletons participate in an awareness campaign on World No Tobacco Day in Kolkata. Banner reads `smoking is the other name for death.`