Day in Pics: 4th June

Jun 04, 2013, 08:31 AM IST
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Cristiano Ronaldo`s wax figure seen in the Sea Life aquarium in Porto, Portugal. The striker`s figure wearing his national team will be exhibited with sharks, rays and horseshoe crabs till June 15, before moving to Madame Tussauds New York.

Cristiano Ronaldo`s wax figure seen in the Sea Life aquarium in Porto, Portugal. The striker`s figure wearing his national team will be exhibited with sharks, rays and horseshoe crabs till June 15, before moving to Madame Tussauds New York.

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Russia`s Maria Sharapova reacts as she defeats Sloane Stephens, of the U.S, during their fourth round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris. Sharapova won 6-4, 6-3.

Russia`s Maria Sharapova reacts as she defeats Sloane Stephens, of the U.S, during their fourth round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris. Sharapova won 6-4, 6-3.

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Shiite pilgrims gather at the Imam Moussa al-Kadhim shrine during the preparations for the annual commemoration of the saint`s death in the Shiite district of Kazimiyah, in Baghdad, Iraq.

Shiite pilgrims gather at the Imam Moussa al-Kadhim shrine during the preparations for the annual commemoration of the saint`s death in the Shiite district of Kazimiyah, in Baghdad, Iraq.

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A helicopter drops water on hill fire to fight what has been called the Powerhouse fire in the rural community of Lake Hughes in northern Los Angeles County. Calif.

A helicopter drops water on hill fire to fight what has been called the Powerhouse fire in the rural community of Lake Hughes in northern Los Angeles County. Calif.

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Protesters pass bricks to each other as they try to form a barricade near Taksim Square in Istanbul.

Protesters pass bricks to each other as they try to form a barricade near Taksim Square in Istanbul.

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Rafael Nadal waves at his a bithday cake on center court after defeating Japan`s Kei Nishikori during their fourth round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris. Nadal, who turned 27, won 6-4, 6-1, 6-3.

Rafael Nadal waves at his a bithday cake on center court after defeating Japan`s Kei Nishikori during their fourth round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris. Nadal, who turned 27, won 6-4, 6-1, 6-3.

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South Korean President Park Geun-hye, right, shakes hands with Mozambique`s President Armando Guebuza before a meeting at the presidential Blue House in Seoul, South Korea.

South Korean President Park Geun-hye, right, shakes hands with Mozambique`s President Armando Guebuza before a meeting at the presidential Blue House in Seoul, South Korea.

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Civil Aviation Authority Deputy Director General John Andrews displays a photo from his notepad showing the grass that spilled on the runway during a news conference in Manila.

Civil Aviation Authority Deputy Director General John Andrews displays a photo from his notepad showing the grass that spilled on the runway during a news conference in Manila.

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Designer Michelle Ochs, left, model Karlie Kloss, center and designer Carly Cushnie attend the 2013 CFDA Fashion Awards at Alice Tully Hall in New York.

Designer Michelle Ochs, left, model Karlie Kloss, center and designer Carly Cushnie attend the 2013 CFDA Fashion Awards at Alice Tully Hall in New York.

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Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton speaks on stage during the 2013 CFDA Fashion Awards at Alice Tully Hall in New York.

Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton speaks on stage during the 2013 CFDA Fashion Awards at Alice Tully Hall in New York.

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Members of Korea Freedom Federation shout slogans during a rally to demand the safety of North Korean defectors, in Seoul, South Korea.

Members of Korea Freedom Federation shout slogans during a rally to demand the safety of North Korean defectors, in Seoul, South Korea.

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British Chief of the Defense Staff Gen. David Richards, right, talks with Myanmar`s Lower House Speaker Thura Shwe Mann, left, and Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi during their meeting in Naypyitaw, Myanmar.

British Chief of the Defense Staff Gen. David Richards, right, talks with Myanmar`s Lower House Speaker Thura Shwe Mann, left, and Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi during their meeting in Naypyitaw, Myanmar.

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Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama prays during the last day of a four-day religious talk at the Tsuglakhang temple in Dharmsala.

Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama prays during the last day of a four-day religious talk at the Tsuglakhang temple in Dharmsala.

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New Zealand`s Foreign Minister Murray McCully, right, and Indian External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid, pose for the media as they arrive for a meeting in New Delhi.

New Zealand`s Foreign Minister Murray McCully, right, and Indian External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid, pose for the media as they arrive for a meeting in New Delhi.

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Intel Corporation`s Executive Vice President Tom Kilroy, right, holds a tablet/laptop hybrid for a photo call with Taiwanese pop star Jolin Tsai during the opening of Taiwan`s Computex 2013, one of the world`s largest IT exhibitions, in Taipei, Taiwan.

Intel Corporation`s Executive Vice President Tom Kilroy, right, holds a tablet/laptop hybrid for a photo call with Taiwanese pop star Jolin Tsai during the opening of Taiwan`s Computex 2013, one of the world`s largest IT exhibitions, in Taipei, Taiwan.

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel addresses the media during her short visit of the flooded old town of Passau at Danube river, southern Germany.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel addresses the media during her short visit of the flooded old town of Passau at Danube river, southern Germany.

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Two men on a scooter ride past a mountain of garbage at a dump in Ahmadabad.

Two men on a scooter ride past a mountain of garbage at a dump in Ahmadabad.

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Shikhar Dhawan plays a shot off the bowling of Australia`s Mitchell Starc during a warm up cricket match for the upcoming ICC Champions Trophy between India and Australia at the Cardiff Wales Stadium in Cardiff.

Shikhar Dhawan plays a shot off the bowling of Australia`s Mitchell Starc during a warm up cricket match for the upcoming ICC Champions Trophy between India and Australia at the Cardiff Wales Stadium in Cardiff.

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A red cross team uses a boat to evacuate a man from a house after the river Danube flooded the old town of Passau, southern Germany.

A red cross team uses a boat to evacuate a man from a house after the river Danube flooded the old town of Passau, southern Germany.

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Police men speak on a wireless radio as they stand outside a complex that houses the home of Bollywood actress Jiah Khan in Mumbai.

Police men speak on a wireless radio as they stand outside a complex that houses the home of Bollywood actress Jiah Khan in Mumbai.

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India`s Suresh Raina is bowled for no score off the bowling of Australia`s Clint McKay during a warm up cricket match for the upcoming ICC Champions Trophy between India and Australia at the Cardiff Wales Stadium in Cardiff.

India`s Suresh Raina is bowled for no score off the bowling of Australia`s Clint McKay during a warm up cricket match for the upcoming ICC Champions Trophy between India and Australia at the Cardiff Wales Stadium in Cardiff.

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Beate Zschaepe, alleged member of the neo-Nazi group National Socialist Underground (NSU) enters a court room in Germany. Zschaepe, 38, is accused by prosecutor of complicity in the murder of eight Turks, a Greek and a policewoman between 2000 and 2007.

Beate Zschaepe, alleged member of the neo-Nazi group National Socialist Underground (NSU) enters a court room in Germany. Zschaepe, 38, is accused by prosecutor of complicity in the murder of eight Turks, a Greek and a policewoman between 2000 and 2007.

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Dutch King Willem-Alexander second left, and Queen Maxima are presented with anorange model of the hybrid car Opel Ampera by CEo of Adam Opel AG, Karl-Thomas Neumann, left, , in Ruesselsheim, Germany.

Dutch King Willem-Alexander second left, and Queen Maxima are presented with anorange model of the hybrid car Opel Ampera by CEo of Adam Opel AG, Karl-Thomas Neumann, left, , in Ruesselsheim, Germany.

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This citizen journalism image provided by Edlib News Network, ENN, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, shows a locally made rocket being fired by Syrian rebels, in Idlib province, northern Syria.

This citizen journalism image provided by Edlib News Network, ENN, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, shows a locally made rocket being fired by Syrian rebels, in Idlib province, northern Syria.

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Britain`s Prince William and Kate, Duchess of Cambridge, arrive for a service to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the coronation of Britain`s Queen Elizabeth II at Westminster Abbey, London.

Britain`s Prince William and Kate, Duchess of Cambridge, arrive for a service to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the coronation of Britain`s Queen Elizabeth II at Westminster Abbey, London.

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Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei waves to the crowd in a ceremony marking the anniversary of the death of the late revolutionary founder Ayatollah Khomeini at his shrine just outside Tehran, Iran.

Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei waves to the crowd in a ceremony marking the anniversary of the death of the late revolutionary founder Ayatollah Khomeini at his shrine just outside Tehran, Iran.

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Britain`s Queen Elizabeth II escorted by the Dean of Westminster Abbey, Dr John Hall, leave after a service to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the coronation of the Queen at Westminster Abbey, London.

Britain`s Queen Elizabeth II escorted by the Dean of Westminster Abbey, Dr John Hall, leave after a service to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the coronation of the Queen at Westminster Abbey, London.

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