Day in Pics: 5th October

Oct 05, 2013, 08:41 AM IST
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Two men, one wearing a pig head mask in protest against the slaughter of pigs for human consumption, hold a poster demonstrating Venezuelan hero Simon Bolivar as an animal lover, during a demonstration marking World Animal Day in Caracas.

Two men, one wearing a pig head mask in protest against the slaughter of pigs for human consumption, hold a poster demonstrating Venezuelan hero Simon Bolivar as an animal lover, during a demonstration marking World Animal Day in Caracas.

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Supporters of banned sectarian group Sipah-e-Sahaba shout slogans in favor of their leader Azam Tariq who was assassinated in 2003, during his anniversary on Friday, in Islamabad.

Supporters of banned sectarian group Sipah-e-Sahaba shout slogans in favor of their leader Azam Tariq who was assassinated in 2003, during his anniversary on Friday, in Islamabad.

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President Barack Obama tries to decide what kind of cookie to get as he and Vice President Joe Biden order lunch at Taylor Gourmet sandwich shop near the White House in Washington.

President Barack Obama tries to decide what kind of cookie to get as he and Vice President Joe Biden order lunch at Taylor Gourmet sandwich shop near the White House in Washington.

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Pope Francis leaves the St. Mary of the Angels Basilica, near Assisi, Italy.

Pope Francis leaves the St. Mary of the Angels Basilica, near Assisi, Italy.

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Actress Hannah Simone arrives at Variety`s 5th Annual Power of Women event at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel.

Actress Hannah Simone arrives at Variety`s 5th Annual Power of Women event at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel.

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Japan`s Natsumi Sasada competes on the balance beam during an all-around final at the Artistic Gymnastics World Championships in Antwerp, Belgium.

Japan`s Natsumi Sasada competes on the balance beam during an all-around final at the Artistic Gymnastics World Championships in Antwerp, Belgium.

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Artists perform the “Fous de Bassin” show, created by French company Ilotopie, on the water canals around the Puerto Madero neighborhood at the opening of IX Buenos Aires’ International Festival in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Artists perform the “Fous de Bassin” show, created by French company Ilotopie, on the water canals around the Puerto Madero neighborhood at the opening of IX Buenos Aires’ International Festival in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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Motorists make their way down 6th Street during a snowstorm, in Rapid City, S.D. Blizzards rolled into parts of Wyoming and South Dakota, bringing the states to an unseasonably early wintery standstill by closing highways and schools.

Motorists make their way down 6th Street during a snowstorm, in Rapid City, S.D. Blizzards rolled into parts of Wyoming and South Dakota, bringing the states to an unseasonably early wintery standstill by closing highways and schools.

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Britain`s Prince Harry and Australia`s Governor-General Quentin Bryce pose for a photo onboard the HMAS Leeuwin as they participate in the 2013 International Fleet Review in Sydney.

Britain`s Prince Harry and Australia`s Governor-General Quentin Bryce pose for a photo onboard the HMAS Leeuwin as they participate in the 2013 International Fleet Review in Sydney.

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Filipino disabled children are helped by trainers to touch and feel stingrays during their interaction with the sea creatures, at the Manila Ocean Park.

Filipino disabled children are helped by trainers to touch and feel stingrays during their interaction with the sea creatures, at the Manila Ocean Park.

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France`s Jo-wilfried Tsonga, Australia`s tennis legend Rod Laver and Switzerland`s Roger Federer pose for photographers during the 2013 Shanghai Masters tournament main draw ceremony in Shanghai, China.

France`s Jo-wilfried Tsonga, Australia`s tennis legend Rod Laver and Switzerland`s Roger Federer pose for photographers during the 2013 Shanghai Masters tournament main draw ceremony in Shanghai, China.

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Young fans wait to meet with the drivers at the Korean Formula One Grand Prix at the Korean International Circuit in Yeongam, South Korea.

Young fans wait to meet with the drivers at the Korean Formula One Grand Prix at the Korean International Circuit in Yeongam, South Korea.

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Artists dressed in traditional attire rehearse for the inauguration function of Navratri festival in Ahmedabad.

Artists dressed in traditional attire rehearse for the inauguration function of Navratri festival in Ahmedabad.

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People march during “I Respect Women” walk for gender equality organized by a local hotel and Association of Domestic Tour Operators of India in New Delhi.

People march during “I Respect Women” walk for gender equality organized by a local hotel and Association of Domestic Tour Operators of India in New Delhi.

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Spanish actress Penelope Cruz poses for photographers during the UK Photocall of ‘The Counselor’ at the Dorchester Hotel.

Spanish actress Penelope Cruz poses for photographers during the UK Photocall of ‘The Counselor’ at the Dorchester Hotel.

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Britain`s Prince Harry, Australia`s PM Tony Abbott, his wife Margie, daughters Bridget and Francis pose for photos, in Sydney.

Britain`s Prince Harry, Australia`s PM Tony Abbott, his wife Margie, daughters Bridget and Francis pose for photos, in Sydney.

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Fireworks explode over Sydney Harbour in Australia.

Fireworks explode over Sydney Harbour in Australia.

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Miss Universe Olivia Culpo, holds a placard as she stands with Assam state Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi, during a campaign

Miss Universe Olivia Culpo, holds a placard as she stands with Assam state Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi, during a campaign "Value the Girl Child" in Guwahati.

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Zombies appear in a scene from the second season of the AMC original series,

Zombies appear in a scene from the second season of the AMC original series, "The Walking Dead," in Senoia, Ga.

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Britain`s Prince Harry and Australia`s Prime Minister Tony Abbott greet well-wishers at the gate to Kirribilli House, the prime minister`s residence in Sydney.

Britain`s Prince Harry and Australia`s Prime Minister Tony Abbott greet well-wishers at the gate to Kirribilli House, the prime minister`s residence in Sydney.

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An Indian paramilitary soldier stands guard as a young Kashmiri girl stans near the police van in Srinagar. The Indian army said Saturday that it killed seven suspected rebels in two separate gunbattles near the heavily militarized line dividing the Kashmir region between India and Pakistan.

An Indian paramilitary soldier stands guard as a young Kashmiri girl stans near the police van in Srinagar. The Indian army said Saturday that it killed seven suspected rebels in two separate gunbattles near the heavily militarized line dividing the Kashmir region between India and Pakistan.

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A Hindu man dressed up like God Hanuman waits to participate in a religious procession of Navratri festival in Amritsar.

A Hindu man dressed up like God Hanuman waits to participate in a religious procession of Navratri festival in Amritsar.

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President Barack Obama speaks during an exclusive interview with The Associated Press in the White House library in Washington.

President Barack Obama speaks during an exclusive interview with The Associated Press in the White House library in Washington.

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Greenpeace activists hold up portraits of the seized crew members of the ship

Greenpeace activists hold up portraits of the seized crew members of the ship "Arctic Sunrise," in a rally on their support in Moscow.

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Novak Djokovic of Serbia returns a shot to Richard Gasquet of France during the semifinal match of the China Open tennis tournament at the National Tennis Stadium, in Beijing, China.

Novak Djokovic of Serbia returns a shot to Richard Gasquet of France during the semifinal match of the China Open tennis tournament at the National Tennis Stadium, in Beijing, China.

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