Day in Pics: 5th February

Feb 05, 2014, 08:44 AM IST
Rep. Shelly Moore Capito, R-W.Va. testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, before the Senate subcommittee on Water and Wildlife hearing to examine the safety and security of drinking water supplies following the Central West Virginia drinking water crisis.
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Rep. Shelly Moore Capito, R-W.Va. testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, before the Senate subcommittee on Water and Wildlife hearing to examine the safety and security of drinking water supplies following the Central West Virginia drinking water crisis.

A man tries to approach a damaged cemetery after Monday`s strong earthquake in Lixouri, on the island of Kefalonia, western Greece.
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A man tries to approach a damaged cemetery after Monday`s strong earthquake in Lixouri, on the island of Kefalonia, western Greece.

This photo released by the official website of the office of the Iranian Presidency, President Hassan Rouhani sits in a meeting with Swedish Foreign Minister Carl Bildt at the Presidency compound in Tehran, Iran.
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This photo released by the official website of the office of the Iranian Presidency, President Hassan Rouhani sits in a meeting with Swedish Foreign Minister Carl Bildt at the Presidency compound in Tehran, Iran.

A boy dressed in a military-like uniform and a red beret salutes during an event commemorating the anniversary of a failed coup attempt led by the late President Hugo Chavez, in Caracas, Venezuela.
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A boy dressed in a military-like uniform and a red beret salutes during an event commemorating the anniversary of a failed coup attempt led by the late President Hugo Chavez, in Caracas, Venezuela.

Manny Pacquiao, left of the Philippines, and Tim Bradley pose at a news conference to promote their upcoming WBO welterweight championship boxing rematch in Beverly Hills, Calif.
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Manny Pacquiao, left of the Philippines, and Tim Bradley pose at a news conference to promote their upcoming WBO welterweight championship boxing rematch in Beverly Hills, Calif.

Argentina`s President Cristina Fernandez announces a rise in pensions at government palace in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
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Argentina`s President Cristina Fernandez announces a rise in pensions at government palace in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Britain`s Prince Charles sits on a garden bench on a tractor-towed trailer as he travels through the flood-hit community of Muchleney, southwest England.
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Britain`s Prince Charles sits on a garden bench on a tractor-towed trailer as he travels through the flood-hit community of Muchleney, southwest England.

President Barack Obama looks at a student`s iPad project at Buck Lodge Middle School in Adelphi, Md., where he spoke about his ConnetED goal of connecting 99% of students to next generation broadband and wireless technology within five years.
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President Barack Obama looks at a student`s iPad project at Buck Lodge Middle School in Adelphi, Md., where he spoke about his ConnetED goal of connecting 99% of students to next generation broadband and wireless technology within five years.

Snow falls on the Missouri State University Campus in Springfield, Mo.
9/23

Snow falls on the Missouri State University Campus in Springfield, Mo.

Former US Secretary of State, Hillary Rodham Clinton meets with United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon at United Nations Headquarters.
10/23

Former US Secretary of State, Hillary Rodham Clinton meets with United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon at United Nations Headquarters.

Volunteer street cleaners brush the main anti-government protest site with detergent and brooms in Bangkok, Thailand.
11/23

Volunteer street cleaners brush the main anti-government protest site with detergent and brooms in Bangkok, Thailand.

Brides during a mass marriage ceremony in Surat.
12/23

Brides during a mass marriage ceremony in Surat.

German President Joachim Gauck, walks with Indian President Pranab Mukherjee and Mukherjee`s daughter Sharmistha Mukherjee, as Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, listens to German President`s partner Daniela Schadt during his ceremonial reception at the Presidential Palace in New Delhi.
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German President Joachim Gauck, walks with Indian President Pranab Mukherjee and Mukherjee`s daughter Sharmistha Mukherjee, as Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, listens to German President`s partner Daniela Schadt during his ceremonial reception at the Presidential Palace in New Delhi.

SAD members holding a protest against anti-Sikh attacks at Parliament House during the first day of the extended winter session in New Delhi.
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SAD members holding a protest against anti-Sikh attacks at Parliament House during the first day of the extended winter session in New Delhi.

Gilles Normand, Senior Vice President & Chairman Asia Pacific Region, Renault, and Sumit Sawhney, Country CEO & Managing Director, Renault Operations in India at the unveling of the concept car KWID during the 12th Auto-Expo 2014 at Greater Noida.
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Gilles Normand, Senior Vice President & Chairman Asia Pacific Region, Renault, and Sumit Sawhney, Country CEO & Managing Director, Renault Operations in India at the unveling of the concept car KWID during the 12th Auto-Expo 2014 at Greater Noida.

A shikarawala rowing his boat on Dal Lake with snow covered mountains in the background, in Srinagar.
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A shikarawala rowing his boat on Dal Lake with snow covered mountains in the background, in Srinagar.

Russian President Vladimir Putin waves after signing his name on a board during the welcome ceremony for Russia`s Olympic team ahead of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.
17/23

Russian President Vladimir Putin waves after signing his name on a board during the welcome ceremony for Russia`s Olympic team ahead of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.

Chevrolet 2014 Corvette Stingray is displayed at the 12th Indian auto Expo in Noida.
18/23

Chevrolet 2014 Corvette Stingray is displayed at the 12th Indian auto Expo in Noida.

A helicopter lowers a rescue worker toward a Spanish cargo ship the Luno that slammed into a jetty in choppy Atlantic Ocean waters off Anglet, southwestern France.
19/23

A helicopter lowers a rescue worker toward a Spanish cargo ship the Luno that slammed into a jetty in choppy Atlantic Ocean waters off Anglet, southwestern France.

Narendra Modi addresses a public rally in Kolkata.
20/23

Narendra Modi addresses a public rally in Kolkata.

Russian tennis player Maria Sharapova poses for photographers while visiting her first court of Kafelnikov Tennis School in Riviera Park in Sochi, Russia.
21/23

Russian tennis player Maria Sharapova poses for photographers while visiting her first court of Kafelnikov Tennis School in Riviera Park in Sochi, Russia.

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Kiran Kumar Reddy along with state ministers pays homage to Mahatma Gandhi at Rajghat in New Delhi.
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Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Kiran Kumar Reddy along with state ministers pays homage to Mahatma Gandhi at Rajghat in New Delhi.

Kareena Kapoor poses with Dilip Chabria during the launch of Tia, a car designed by Chabria, at the 12th Indian auto Expo in Noida.
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Kareena Kapoor poses with Dilip Chabria during the launch of Tia, a car designed by Chabria, at the 12th Indian auto Expo in Noida.