Day in Pics: 4th April

Apr 04, 2014, 08:54 AM IST
An Atlas 5 rocket is launched at Vandenberg Air Force Base from Space Launch Complex-3.
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An Atlas 5 rocket is launched at Vandenberg Air Force Base from Space Launch Complex-3.

Members of the World Team, join together in a jump over Eloy, Ariz.
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Members of the World Team, join together in a jump over Eloy, Ariz.

President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama are presented with flags signed by the entire US Olympic team during a ceremony in the East Room of White House in Washington.
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President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama are presented with flags signed by the entire US Olympic team during a ceremony in the East Room of White House in Washington.

Children wear outfits from the children`s brand Lilica Ripilica during the Sao Paulo Fashion Week in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
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Children wear outfits from the children`s brand Lilica Ripilica during the Sao Paulo Fashion Week in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

Eugenie Bouchard, of Canada, returns to Venus Williams during the Family Circle Cup tennis tournament in Charleston, S.C.
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Eugenie Bouchard, of Canada, returns to Venus Williams during the Family Circle Cup tennis tournament in Charleston, S.C.

Runners take a selfie before climbing towards the 72nd floor of 4 World Trade Center during the `Runyon Up,` a fundraiser for the Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation, in New York.
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Runners take a selfie before climbing towards the 72nd floor of 4 World Trade Center during the `Runyon Up,` a fundraiser for the Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation, in New York.

Army Chief Gen. Bikram Singh releases a book `Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw – The Man and His Times` on Manekshaw`s 101st birth anniversary in New Delhi.
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Army Chief Gen. Bikram Singh releases a book `Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw – The Man and His Times` on Manekshaw`s 101st birth anniversary in New Delhi.

Relatives of Chinese passengers onboard the Malaysia Airlines plane, Flight MH370 stand near candles formed around another candles that form up 370 at a prayer room in Beijing, China.
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Relatives of Chinese passengers onboard the Malaysia Airlines plane, Flight MH370 stand near candles formed around another candles that form up 370 at a prayer room in Beijing, China.

Gaurav Sharma, locally known as Indian Spiderman who is contesting as an independent candidate in the upcoming parliamentary elections greets people during his campaign in Mumbai.
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Gaurav Sharma, locally known as Indian Spiderman who is contesting as an independent candidate in the upcoming parliamentary elections greets people during his campaign in Mumbai.

Soccer star and Trinamul Congress party candidate for the Darjeeling constituency Baichung Bhutia walks with supporters during his election campaign at Sevok Bazar, outskirts of Siliguri, West Bengal.
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Soccer star and Trinamul Congress party candidate for the Darjeeling constituency Baichung Bhutia walks with supporters during his election campaign at Sevok Bazar, outskirts of Siliguri, West Bengal.

Britain`s Prince Harry is pushed on a swing by children from Gainsborough Primary School as he visits the redeveloped Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London.
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Britain`s Prince Harry is pushed on a swing by children from Gainsborough Primary School as he visits the redeveloped Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London.

Police officials escort one of the four convicts in a gang rape case to a court in Mumbai. An Indian court on Friday sentenced to death three men who raped a photojournalist inside an abandoned textile mill in the financial hub of Mumbai last year. A fourth defendant was sentenced to life in prison, Nikam said.
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Police officials escort one of the four convicts in a gang rape case to a court in Mumbai. An Indian court on Friday sentenced to death three men who raped a photojournalist inside an abandoned textile mill in the financial hub of Mumbai last year. A fourth defendant was sentenced to life in prison, Nikam said.

A protestor hurls a rock toward police officers during a trade union demonstration in the European Quarter of Brussels.
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A protestor hurls a rock toward police officers during a trade union demonstration in the European Quarter of Brussels.

This image publicly provided by the European Space Agency ESA, shows Sentinel-1A satellite as it lifts off from Europe’s Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana. ESA said it has successfully launched the first in a series of satellites that will form the nucleus of its new Copernicus monitoring system, which is aimed at providing better and quicker information about natural disasters and other catastrophes.
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This image publicly provided by the European Space Agency ESA, shows Sentinel-1A satellite as it lifts off from Europe’s Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana. ESA said it has successfully launched the first in a series of satellites that will form the nucleus of its new Copernicus monitoring system, which is aimed at providing better and quicker information about natural disasters and other catastrophes.

South Africa`s captain Mignon Du Preez watches England captain Charlotte Edwards greet teammate Heather Knight on their win in the ICC Women`s Twenty20 Cricket World Cup semi-final match in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
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South Africa`s captain Mignon Du Preez watches England captain Charlotte Edwards greet teammate Heather Knight on their win in the ICC Women`s Twenty20 Cricket World Cup semi-final match in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

India`s players celebrate the dismissal of South Africa`s batsman Quinton de Kock during their ICC Twenty20 Cricket World Cup semi-final match in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
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India`s players celebrate the dismissal of South Africa`s batsman Quinton de Kock during their ICC Twenty20 Cricket World Cup semi-final match in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

BJP PM candidate Narendra Modi waves to supporters at an election meeting in Rourkela.
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BJP PM candidate Narendra Modi waves to supporters at an election meeting in Rourkela.