Day in Pics: 5th July

Jul 05, 2013, 08:37 AM IST
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A child swims beside a man pushing his cycle past a flooded road after heavy rain lashed the city in Ahmadabad.

A child swims beside a man pushing his cycle past a flooded road after heavy rain lashed the city in Ahmadabad.

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Sabine Lisicki of Germany returns to Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland during their Women`s singles semifinal match at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon.

Sabine Lisicki of Germany returns to Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland during their Women`s singles semifinal match at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon.

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Members of Flame Catchers, a private contractor, work during a back burn on the 2,000-acre Bray Lake Fire, north of Bliss, Idaho.

Members of Flame Catchers, a private contractor, work during a back burn on the 2,000-acre Bray Lake Fire, north of Bliss, Idaho.

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A model wears a creation by Chinese fashion designer Laurence Xu during her Women`s Fall Winter 2013 haute couture fashion collection in Paris, France.

A model wears a creation by Chinese fashion designer Laurence Xu during her Women`s Fall Winter 2013 haute couture fashion collection in Paris, France.

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Oamohetswe Mabitsela, 4 months old, is placed by his mother next to a picture of Nelson Mandela for her to take a photograph of him with her camera phone, outside the Mediclinic Heart Hospital where former South African President Nelson Mandela is being treated in Pretoria.

Oamohetswe Mabitsela, 4 months old, is placed by his mother next to a picture of Nelson Mandela for her to take a photograph of him with her camera phone, outside the Mediclinic Heart Hospital where former South African President Nelson Mandela is being treated in Pretoria.

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Joey Chestnut, center, wins the Nathan`s Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog Eating contest with a total of 69 hot dogs and buns, alongside Tim Janus, left, and Matt Stonie, at Coney Island, in the Brooklyn borough of New York.

Joey Chestnut, center, wins the Nathan`s Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog Eating contest with a total of 69 hot dogs and buns, alongside Tim Janus, left, and Matt Stonie, at Coney Island, in the Brooklyn borough of New York.

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Actress Rinko Kikuchi, arrives for the UK Premiere of Pacific Rim, at the BFI southbank, in central London.

Actress Rinko Kikuchi, arrives for the UK Premiere of Pacific Rim, at the BFI southbank, in central London.

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Kiss frontman Gene Simmons attends a news conference in Vancouver, B.C.

Kiss frontman Gene Simmons attends a news conference in Vancouver, B.C.

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Members of Anonymous DFW gather at Klyde Warren Park to protest the National Security Agency`s surveillance program, during a

Members of Anonymous DFW gather at Klyde Warren Park to protest the National Security Agency`s surveillance program, during a "Restore the Fourth" protest in Dallas.

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Lightning strikes above the Geysers area of northern Sonoma County.

Lightning strikes above the Geysers area of northern Sonoma County.

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A construction worker burns a poster with the image of Peru`s President Ollanta Humala, during a protest against a new civil service law that will require public sector employees to undergo work evaluations periodically, in Lima, Peru.

A construction worker burns a poster with the image of Peru`s President Ollanta Humala, during a protest against a new civil service law that will require public sector employees to undergo work evaluations periodically, in Lima, Peru.

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Fireworks burst over the Hatch Shell during the finale of the Boston Pops Fourth of July Concert in Boston.

Fireworks burst over the Hatch Shell during the finale of the Boston Pops Fourth of July Concert in Boston.

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President Barack Obama with first lady Michelle Obama and members of the military, speaks during a Fourth of July celebration on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington.

President Barack Obama with first lady Michelle Obama and members of the military, speaks during a Fourth of July celebration on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington.

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aurora is seen from the Arrival Heights laboratory near Antarctica New Zealand`s Scott Base. Aurora australis, also called the southern lights, is an effect believed to be caused by atomic particles entering the atmosphere.

aurora is seen from the Arrival Heights laboratory near Antarctica New Zealand`s Scott Base. Aurora australis, also called the southern lights, is an effect believed to be caused by atomic particles entering the atmosphere.

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Atanasio Ocampo, of Guerro, chants with a group of demonstrators outside the US Embassy during a protest in Mexico City.

Atanasio Ocampo, of Guerro, chants with a group of demonstrators outside the US Embassy during a protest in Mexico City.

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Daryl Impey of South Africa, wearing the overall leader`s yellow jersey, kisses his wife Alexandra prior to the start of the seventh stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 205.5 kilometers (128.5 miles) with start in Montpellier and finish in Albi, southern France.

Daryl Impey of South Africa, wearing the overall leader`s yellow jersey, kisses his wife Alexandra prior to the start of the seventh stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 205.5 kilometers (128.5 miles) with start in Montpellier and finish in Albi, southern France.

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Indonesian soldiers use a rope to cross a swollen river as they search for victims of a landslide triggered by Tuesday`s earthquake in Serempah, Aceh province.

Indonesian soldiers use a rope to cross a swollen river as they search for victims of a landslide triggered by Tuesday`s earthquake in Serempah, Aceh province.

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Novak Djokovic of Serbia returns to Juan Martin Del Potro of Argentina during the Men`s singles semifinal match at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon.

Novak Djokovic of Serbia returns to Juan Martin Del Potro of Argentina during the Men`s singles semifinal match at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon.

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A man rides a horse past a sand sculpture of former ousted Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi created by sand artist Sudarshan Pattnaik on a beach in Puri.

A man rides a horse past a sand sculpture of former ousted Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi created by sand artist Sudarshan Pattnaik on a beach in Puri.

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Anti-bullfighting demonstrators protest against the bulls runs, while standing in cardboard coffins and holding red flowers, on the Ayuntamiento Square in Pamplona northern Spain.

Anti-bullfighting demonstrators protest against the bulls runs, while standing in cardboard coffins and holding red flowers, on the Ayuntamiento Square in Pamplona northern Spain.

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