Day in Pics: 7th August

Aug 07, 2013, 08:42 AM IST
Kristin Davis leaves Manhattan federal court in New York. Davis, a former madam running against former Gov. Eliot Spitzer in the race for New York City comptroller, peddled hundreds of powerful painkillers and other prescription pills in exchange for Ecstasy and cash from a drug dealer wearing a wire.
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Kristin Davis leaves Manhattan federal court in New York. Davis, a former madam running against former Gov. Eliot Spitzer in the race for New York City comptroller, peddled hundreds of powerful painkillers and other prescription pills in exchange for Ecstasy and cash from a drug dealer wearing a wire.

A woman carries a balloon with a portrait of slain Tunisian lawyer and politician Chokri Belaid, during a demonstration against Tunisia`s Islamist-led government in Tunis.
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A woman carries a balloon with a portrait of slain Tunisian lawyer and politician Chokri Belaid, during a demonstration against Tunisia`s Islamist-led government in Tunis.

Attorney Gloria Allred holds a sign alluding to San Diego Mayor Bob Filner during a news conference in San Diego.
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Attorney Gloria Allred holds a sign alluding to San Diego Mayor Bob Filner during a news conference in San Diego.

Novak Djokovic from Serbia, returns to Florian Mayer from Germany, at the Rogers Cup men`s tennis tournament.
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Novak Djokovic from Serbia, returns to Florian Mayer from Germany, at the Rogers Cup men`s tennis tournament.

Muslim devotees wait for Iftar, the meal that breaks the day long fast during holy Ramadan at the Jama Masjid, or the Grand Mosque, in New Delhi.
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Muslim devotees wait for Iftar, the meal that breaks the day long fast during holy Ramadan at the Jama Masjid, or the Grand Mosque, in New Delhi.

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer greets President Barack Obama on his arrival in Phoenix.
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Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer greets President Barack Obama on his arrival in Phoenix.

President Barack Obama talks with Jay Leno during a commercial break during the taping of his appearance on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” in Los Angeles.
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President Barack Obama talks with Jay Leno during a commercial break during the taping of his appearance on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” in Los Angeles.

Indian army soldiers salute as they pay tribute to their colleagues at a wreath laying ceremony in Poonch.
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Indian army soldiers salute as they pay tribute to their colleagues at a wreath laying ceremony in Poonch.

Congress party President Sonia Gandhi sits with Nepali Congress President to India Sushil Kumar Koirala during a meeting in New Delhi.
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Congress party President Sonia Gandhi sits with Nepali Congress President to India Sushil Kumar Koirala during a meeting in New Delhi.

Members of the Les Stentors, from Sherbrooke, Quebec Canada perform during Drum Corps International World Championship Open Finals at Ames Field in Michigan City, IN.
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Members of the Les Stentors, from Sherbrooke, Quebec Canada perform during Drum Corps International World Championship Open Finals at Ames Field in Michigan City, IN.

Catholic faithful embrace as they wait outside Saint Cayetano Basilica for the temple to open at midnight in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
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Catholic faithful embrace as they wait outside Saint Cayetano Basilica for the temple to open at midnight in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe smiles at the lower house of Parliament extraordinary session in Tokyo.
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Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe smiles at the lower house of Parliament extraordinary session in Tokyo.

People watch dense black smoke billowing from the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi, Kenya. Firefighters are battling a large blaze raging at Kenya`s main international airport.
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People watch dense black smoke billowing from the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi, Kenya. Firefighters are battling a large blaze raging at Kenya`s main international airport.

Activists of Shiv Sena burn a Pakistani flag during a protest against the death of five Indian army soldiers in cross-border exchanges, in Jammu.
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Activists of Shiv Sena burn a Pakistani flag during a protest against the death of five Indian army soldiers in cross-border exchanges, in Jammu.

An anti-government protester scuffles with Thai riot police in Bangkok, Thailand. Thai lawmakers began debating a controversial bill that many people fear could pave the way for an ousted prime minister to return.
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An anti-government protester scuffles with Thai riot police in Bangkok, Thailand. Thai lawmakers began debating a controversial bill that many people fear could pave the way for an ousted prime minister to return.

Vincent Wong, the Group Head of Ports and Maritime Command gestures during a press conference in Hong Kong. A shipment of illegal ivory, rhino horns and leopard skins worth $5.3 million was seized in Hong Kong`s second big bust of endangered species products in a month.
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Vincent Wong, the Group Head of Ports and Maritime Command gestures during a press conference in Hong Kong. A shipment of illegal ivory, rhino horns and leopard skins worth $5.3 million was seized in Hong Kong`s second big bust of endangered species products in a month.

A Kashmiri girl gets her hand decorated with henna ahead of Eid al-Fitr in Srinagar.
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A Kashmiri girl gets her hand decorated with henna ahead of Eid al-Fitr in Srinagar.

Family members mourn the death of Indian army soldier Vijay Kumar Rai in their village in Bihta in rural Patna.
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Family members mourn the death of Indian army soldier Vijay Kumar Rai in their village in Bihta in rural Patna.

Bangladeshi passengers sit on the roof of an overcrowded train as others wait on the platform as they try to reach their homes to celebrate Eid al-Fitr in Dhaka.
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Bangladeshi passengers sit on the roof of an overcrowded train as others wait on the platform as they try to reach their homes to celebrate Eid al-Fitr in Dhaka.

Workers eat food while taking a break from preparing idols of God Ganesh for sale for the upcoming Ganesh Chaturthi festival at a workshop in Mumbai.
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Workers eat food while taking a break from preparing idols of God Ganesh for sale for the upcoming Ganesh Chaturthi festival at a workshop in Mumbai.

A Sri Lankan man holds a placard criticizing a recent military crackdown of a protest by villagers as police officers watch in Colombo, Sri Lanka.
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A Sri Lankan man holds a placard criticizing a recent military crackdown of a protest by villagers as police officers watch in Colombo, Sri Lanka.