Day in Pics: 3rd October

Oct 03, 2012, 08:38 AM IST
A 700kg (0.7 ton) crocodile called Rex calmly waits just beneath the water for a feed after coming out of a three-month hibernation at the WILD LIFE Sydney zoo in Sydney.
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A 700kg (0.7 ton) crocodile called Rex calmly waits just beneath the water for a feed after coming out of a three-month hibernation at the WILD LIFE Sydney zoo in Sydney.

Supporters hold a portrait of Venezuela`s President Hugo Chavez during a campaign rally in Yaracuy, Venezuela.
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Supporters hold a portrait of Venezuela`s President Hugo Chavez during a campaign rally in Yaracuy, Venezuela.

Malaysian Sultan King Abdul Halim Mu`adzam Shah, front left, walks with Japanese Emperor Akihito, front right, as Queen Haminah Hamidun, left in the second row, and Empress Michiko walk behind during an official welcoming ceremony at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo.
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Malaysian Sultan King Abdul Halim Mu`adzam Shah, front left, walks with Japanese Emperor Akihito, front right, as Queen Haminah Hamidun, left in the second row, and Empress Michiko walk behind during an official welcoming ceremony at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo.

A student with her face painted attends a march marking the 44th anniversary of the Tlatelolco massacre in Mexico City.
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A student with her face painted attends a march marking the 44th anniversary of the Tlatelolco massacre in Mexico City.

India`s Virat Kohli reacts as his team disqualify to reach semi finals during their ICC Twenty20 Cricket World Cup Super Eight match between India and South Africa in Colombo.
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India`s Virat Kohli reacts as his team disqualify to reach semi finals during their ICC Twenty20 Cricket World Cup Super Eight match between India and South Africa in Colombo.

President Barack Obama stands at the heliport overlooking the Hoover Dam in Boulder City, Nev.
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President Barack Obama stands at the heliport overlooking the Hoover Dam in Boulder City, Nev.

Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama greets devotees as he arrives to give a religious talk at the Tsuglakhang temple in Dharmsala, India.
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Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama greets devotees as he arrives to give a religious talk at the Tsuglakhang temple in Dharmsala, India.

Romina Oprandi of Switzerland reaches for the ball as she plays against Ana Ivanovic of Serbia during their women`s singles match of the China Open tennis tournament in Beijing.
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Romina Oprandi of Switzerland reaches for the ball as she plays against Ana Ivanovic of Serbia during their women`s singles match of the China Open tennis tournament in Beijing.

An exile Tibetan wears a mask of Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping during a protest asking Xi, who is in line for China`s top leader`s position, to solve the crisis in Tibet, in Dharmsala.
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An exile Tibetan wears a mask of Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping during a protest asking Xi, who is in line for China`s top leader`s position, to solve the crisis in Tibet, in Dharmsala.

First lady Michelle Obama hugs a supporter after speaking on the first day of early voting in Cincinnati.
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First lady Michelle Obama hugs a supporter after speaking on the first day of early voting in Cincinnati.

Destroyed buildings at the scene where triple bombs exploded at the Saadallah al-Jabri square, in Aleppo city, Syria.
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Destroyed buildings at the scene where triple bombs exploded at the Saadallah al-Jabri square, in Aleppo city, Syria.

A police officer scuffles with a protesting Kashmiri teacher in Srinagar.
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A police officer scuffles with a protesting Kashmiri teacher in Srinagar.

Retired Lt. Gen. Kuldeep Singh Brar is escorted by security personnel upon arrival from London at the Mumbai international airport.
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Retired Lt. Gen. Kuldeep Singh Brar is escorted by security personnel upon arrival from London at the Mumbai international airport.

Members of rural communities, including the landless, poor farmers and the tribal community, take part in
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Members of rural communities, including the landless, poor farmers and the tribal community, take part in "Jan Satyagraha," a march to New Delhi to highlight the problems of landless in Gwalior.

Police officers gather for the funeral of murdered policewoman Nicola Hughes, in Manchester. The funeral for one of the two policewomen murdered in a gun and grenade attack was held at Manchester Cathedral.
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Police officers gather for the funeral of murdered policewoman Nicola Hughes, in Manchester. The funeral for one of the two policewomen murdered in a gun and grenade attack was held at Manchester Cathedral.

Artist Jason Baalman poses in front of portraits of President Barack Obama and former Gov. Mitt Romney made entirely of more than 2,000 individual Cheetos snacks.
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Artist Jason Baalman poses in front of portraits of President Barack Obama and former Gov. Mitt Romney made entirely of more than 2,000 individual Cheetos snacks.

Kevin Pietersen walks out after a press conference in Colombo, Sri Lanka.
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Kevin Pietersen walks out after a press conference in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

Women react as they flee the scene after protestors set fire to vehicles in front of a police station during a protest against
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Women react as they flee the scene after protestors set fire to vehicles in front of a police station during a protest against "Innocence of Muslims," a film made in the U.S. that ridicules Islam`s Prophet Muhammad in Ahmadabad.

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev visits a factory, producing weapons components in Klimovsk outside Moscow.
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Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev visits a factory, producing weapons components in Klimovsk outside Moscow.

Serbia`s Novak Djokovic prepares to return a shot to Carlos Berlocq of Argentina during their men`s singles tennis match of the China Open tennis tournament in Beijing.
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Serbia`s Novak Djokovic prepares to return a shot to Carlos Berlocq of Argentina during their men`s singles tennis match of the China Open tennis tournament in Beijing.

Sonia Gandhi addresses a campaign rally ahead of the Gujarat state elections in Rajkot.
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Sonia Gandhi addresses a campaign rally ahead of the Gujarat state elections in Rajkot.

Nepal`s living goddess is taken in a wooden chariot, pulled by supporters on the last day of the week-long ‘Indra Jatra’ festival in Katmandu.
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Nepal`s living goddess is taken in a wooden chariot, pulled by supporters on the last day of the week-long ‘Indra Jatra’ festival in Katmandu.

A police man reacts as flames and smoke emerge from a truck after it was set alight by striking truck drivers, on a slipway off a main highway leading out of the city of Cape Town, South Africa.
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A police man reacts as flames and smoke emerge from a truck after it was set alight by striking truck drivers, on a slipway off a main highway leading out of the city of Cape Town, South Africa.