Day in Pics: 5th October

Oct 05, 2012, 08:27 AM IST
Turks hold banners that read
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Turks hold banners that read " we will take you down from your throne" during a protest against a possible war with Syria, in Istanbul, Turkey.

President Barack Obama waves to waves to supporters after a campaign speech, at the University of Wisconsin-Madison in Madison, Wis.
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President Barack Obama waves to waves to supporters after a campaign speech, at the University of Wisconsin-Madison in Madison, Wis.

Venezuela`s President Hugo Chavez gestures to supporters from the top of a vehicle during his closing campaign rally in Caracas, Venezuela.
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Venezuela`s President Hugo Chavez gestures to supporters from the top of a vehicle during his closing campaign rally in Caracas, Venezuela.

Emergency responders clean up after a collision caused a San Antonio ISD school bus to crash through a guardrail and fall off an elevated portion of Interstate 37 near Houston Street in downtown San Antonio, Texas.
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Emergency responders clean up after a collision caused a San Antonio ISD school bus to crash through a guardrail and fall off an elevated portion of Interstate 37 near Houston Street in downtown San Antonio, Texas.

Republican presidential candidate and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney campaigns with his running mate Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., in Fishersville, Va.
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Republican presidential candidate and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney campaigns with his running mate Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., in Fishersville, Va.

Malaysian King Abdul Halim Mu`adzam Shah, left, talks with Japanese Emperor Akihito, center left, as Queen Haminah Hamidun, right, and Empress Michiko speak at the official government guest house in Tokyo.
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Malaysian King Abdul Halim Mu`adzam Shah, left, talks with Japanese Emperor Akihito, center left, as Queen Haminah Hamidun, right, and Empress Michiko speak at the official government guest house in Tokyo.

Myanmar models present wedding dresses created by local designers during a wedding show at a hotel in Yangon, Myanmar.
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Myanmar models present wedding dresses created by local designers during a wedding show at a hotel in Yangon, Myanmar.

National Civil Police agents stand next to a burning army truck during clashes with peasants protesting against the cost of electricity in Santa Catarina Ixtahuacan, west of Guatemala City.
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National Civil Police agents stand next to a burning army truck during clashes with peasants protesting against the cost of electricity in Santa Catarina Ixtahuacan, west of Guatemala City.

Rescuers search for victims where a landslide occurred in Yiliang County, southwest China`s Yunnan Province. All 18 elementary school students buried in a landslide were confirmed dead Friday.
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Rescuers search for victims where a landslide occurred in Yiliang County, southwest China`s Yunnan Province. All 18 elementary school students buried in a landslide were confirmed dead Friday.

Mercedes driver Michael Schumacher talks to reporters following his crash during the second practice session for the Japanese Formula One Grand Prix.
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Mercedes driver Michael Schumacher talks to reporters following his crash during the second practice session for the Japanese Formula One Grand Prix.

Indonesian soldiers march in a show of force during a ceremony commemorating the 67th anniversary of Indonesian Armed Forces in Jakarta.
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Indonesian soldiers march in a show of force during a ceremony commemorating the 67th anniversary of Indonesian Armed Forces in Jakarta.

Kingfisher Airlines’ employees hold placards during a protest outside the domestic airport in Mumbai.
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Kingfisher Airlines’ employees hold placards during a protest outside the domestic airport in Mumbai.

Citroen driver Thierry Neuville and his co-pilot Nicolas Gilsoul, both of Belgium, steer their car during the second stage of the Rally de France, in Guberschwihr, eastern France.
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Citroen driver Thierry Neuville and his co-pilot Nicolas Gilsoul, both of Belgium, steer their car during the second stage of the Rally de France, in Guberschwihr, eastern France.

Australia`s Alex Blackwell, right, bats as West Indies`s wicket keeper Merissa Aguilleira, left, watches during the ICC Women`s Twenty20 Cricket World Cup semifinal match between Australia and West Indies in Colombo.
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Australia`s Alex Blackwell, right, bats as West Indies`s wicket keeper Merissa Aguilleira, left, watches during the ICC Women`s Twenty20 Cricket World Cup semifinal match between Australia and West Indies in Colombo.

Russia`s Maria Sharapova, right, consoles Angelique Kerber of Germany after winning the women`s singles quarterfinal match of the China Open tennis tournament in Beijing .
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Russia`s Maria Sharapova, right, consoles Angelique Kerber of Germany after winning the women`s singles quarterfinal match of the China Open tennis tournament in Beijing .

Buddhist monks hold banners as they stage a rally outside the Embassy of Bangladesh, in Yangon. More than 100 monks have demonstrated at Bangladesh’s embassy to protest recent attacks against Buddhist temples and homes in Myanmar’s South Asian neighbor.
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Buddhist monks hold banners as they stage a rally outside the Embassy of Bangladesh, in Yangon. More than 100 monks have demonstrated at Bangladesh’s embassy to protest recent attacks against Buddhist temples and homes in Myanmar’s South Asian neighbor.

A sculpture `Piggies` by US artist Paul McCarthy is seen on display at the auction house in London.
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A sculpture `Piggies` by US artist Paul McCarthy is seen on display at the auction house in London.

South Korean performers are suspended in midair to form a human net in a performance, called
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South Korean performers are suspended in midair to form a human net in a performance, called "Aphrodite" by Spanish theater company La Fura Dels Baus, in Seoul.

A worker lays out a flag with a portrait of Congress party leader Sonia Gandhi at a workshop preparing election campaign material, ahead of state elections in Ahmadabad.
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A worker lays out a flag with a portrait of Congress party leader Sonia Gandhi at a workshop preparing election campaign material, ahead of state elections in Ahmadabad.

Demonstrators gather outside The Royal Courts of Justice in London. Britain`s High Court is set to rule Friday afternoon on whether radical cleric Abu Hamza al-Masri and four other terrorist suspects can be extradited to the United States.
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Demonstrators gather outside The Royal Courts of Justice in London. Britain`s High Court is set to rule Friday afternoon on whether radical cleric Abu Hamza al-Masri and four other terrorist suspects can be extradited to the United States.

Muslim women participate in a protest against
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Muslim women participate in a protest against "Innocence of Muslims," a film made in the U.S. that ridicules Islam`s Prophet Muhammad, in Kolkata.

Chris Gayle plays a shot during the ICC Twenty20 Cricket World Cup semi final match between Australia and West Indies` in Colombo.
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Chris Gayle plays a shot during the ICC Twenty20 Cricket World Cup semi final match between Australia and West Indies` in Colombo.

Indian Missile Dhanush takes off from a Naval ship in the Bay of Bengal sea near Chandipur coast, about 200 kilometers from Bhubaneswar.
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Indian Missile Dhanush takes off from a Naval ship in the Bay of Bengal sea near Chandipur coast, about 200 kilometers from Bhubaneswar.

Exile Tibetan Buddhist monks participate in a candlelit vigil after reports of another self-immolation in Tibet, in Dharmsala. Since March 2009, more than 40 Tibetans have died in self-immolations to protest China`s rule over Tibet.
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Exile Tibetan Buddhist monks participate in a candlelit vigil after reports of another self-immolation in Tibet, in Dharmsala. Since March 2009, more than 40 Tibetans have died in self-immolations to protest China`s rule over Tibet.