Day in Pics: 7th August

Aug 07, 2014, 08:32 AM IST
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Emelya Barowitz, 1, screams and waves a flag as she waits with a relative for her father, Sgt. John Barowitz, to return from Afghanistan with about 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team at the Fort Carson Special Events Center in Colorado Springs, Colo.

Emelya Barowitz, 1, screams and waves a flag as she waits with a relative for her father, Sgt. John Barowitz, to return from Afghanistan with about 150 soldiers of the 4th Brigade Combat Team at the Fort Carson Special Events Center in Colorado Springs, Colo.

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Force India driver Sergio Perez of Mexico smiles during a press conference in Mexico City. Formula One racing will return to Mexico in 2015 after an absence of 23 years.

Force India driver Sergio Perez of Mexico smiles during a press conference in Mexico City. Formula One racing will return to Mexico in 2015 after an absence of 23 years.

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Lisa Kepler, daughter of officer Shannon Kepler, hugs Pam Wilkins on the steps of her home in Tulsa, Okla., Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, the morning after Jeremy Lake was shot by officer Kepler the night before. Lisa and Jeremy had been dating for a week, and both had been living at Wilkins` home.

Lisa Kepler, daughter of officer Shannon Kepler, hugs Pam Wilkins on the steps of her home in Tulsa, Okla., Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, the morning after Jeremy Lake was shot by officer Kepler the night before. Lisa and Jeremy had been dating for a week, and both had been living at Wilkins` home.

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An indian student with painted face participates in a peace rally to mark the 69th anniversary of US atomic bombing of Hiroshima in Mumbai.

An indian student with painted face participates in a peace rally to mark the 69th anniversary of US atomic bombing of Hiroshima in Mumbai.

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A woman holds a banner reading, `Peace`, during a protest against Israel`s offensive in Gaza, in Pamplona, Northern Spain.

A woman holds a banner reading, `Peace`, during a protest against Israel`s offensive in Gaza, in Pamplona, Northern Spain.

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First lady Michelle Obama, left, points out her hairstyle as she sits with former first lady Laura Bush as they participate in the `Investing in Our Future` a discussion at the Kennedy Center in Washington.

First lady Michelle Obama, left, points out her hairstyle as she sits with former first lady Laura Bush as they participate in the `Investing in Our Future` a discussion at the Kennedy Center in Washington.

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Serena Williams returns to Samantha Stosur, of Australia, at the Rogers Cup tennis tournament in Montreal.

Serena Williams returns to Samantha Stosur, of Australia, at the Rogers Cup tennis tournament in Montreal.

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Sprigs of wattle blossoms are placed on a wreath by mourners during a national memorial service for the victims of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 at St Patrick’s Cathedral in Melbourne, Australia.

Sprigs of wattle blossoms are placed on a wreath by mourners during a national memorial service for the victims of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 at St Patrick’s Cathedral in Melbourne, Australia.

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Pakistani cricketer Younis Khan raises his bat after scoring 150 runs as teammate Sarfraz Ahmed applauds during the second day of the first test cricket match between Sri Lanka and Pakistan in Galle, Sri Lanka.

Pakistani cricketer Younis Khan raises his bat after scoring 150 runs as teammate Sarfraz Ahmed applauds during the second day of the first test cricket match between Sri Lanka and Pakistan in Galle, Sri Lanka.

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Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh presents Emerging Business Leader of the Year 2014 to Deepak Parekh, chairman, HDFC during the AIMA managing India awarrds 2014, in New Delhi.

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh presents Emerging Business Leader of the Year 2014 to Deepak Parekh, chairman, HDFC during the AIMA managing India awarrds 2014, in New Delhi.

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The Mahanadi river flows over the danger mark in Cuttack.

The Mahanadi river flows over the danger mark in Cuttack.

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Children holding candles in the backdrop of a poster of cartoonist Pran Kumar Sharma and his creation Chacha Chaudhary painted by them to pay homage to the cartoonist who passed away in Moradabad.

Children holding candles in the backdrop of a poster of cartoonist Pran Kumar Sharma and his creation Chacha Chaudhary painted by them to pay homage to the cartoonist who passed away in Moradabad.

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Indians evacuated from Libya, on their arrival at Delhi`s IGI airport on Thursday, early morning.

Indians evacuated from Libya, on their arrival at Delhi`s IGI airport on Thursday, early morning.

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Household goods and appliances lying scattered after a house collapsed near a drain injuring three people in Thane.

Household goods and appliances lying scattered after a house collapsed near a drain injuring three people in Thane.

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Congress activists burn an effigy of BJP leader Vijay Goel in front of BJP office in Kolkata on Thursday during a protest against his remark on migrants of UP and Bihar.

Congress activists burn an effigy of BJP leader Vijay Goel in front of BJP office in Kolkata on Thursday during a protest against his remark on migrants of UP and Bihar.

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UPSC aspirants protesting against CSAT format in Civil Services Examination outside Rajasthan University in Jaipur.

UPSC aspirants protesting against CSAT format in Civil Services Examination outside Rajasthan University in Jaipur.

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CWG medalists, Prakash Nanjappa (shooting), hockey players V R Raghunath, Nikin thimmaiah, S V Sunil and shuttler Ashwini Ponappa wear Mysore peta during a felicitation programme by Karnataka Olympic Association in Bengaluru.

CWG medalists, Prakash Nanjappa (shooting), hockey players V R Raghunath, Nikin thimmaiah, S V Sunil and shuttler Ashwini Ponappa wear Mysore peta during a felicitation programme by Karnataka Olympic Association in Bengaluru.

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Protesters display placards behind a `Stop Bombing Gaza!` message after lighting candles, in suburban Quezon city, northeast of Manila,

Protesters display placards behind a `Stop Bombing Gaza!` message after lighting candles, in suburban Quezon city, northeast of Manila,

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School children rehearsing ahead of Independence Day function in Gurgaon.

School children rehearsing ahead of Independence Day function in Gurgaon.

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Sailors in action during the 1st 29er Inland National Sailing Championship, organised by Yachting Association of India at Upperlake in Bhopal.

Sailors in action during the 1st 29er Inland National Sailing Championship, organised by Yachting Association of India at Upperlake in Bhopal.

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Press Council of India Chairman Markandey Katju delivering the inaugural address at the inauguration function.

Press Council of India Chairman Markandey Katju delivering the inaugural address at the inauguration function.

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Former President Dr APJ Abdul Kalam with students of SVKM`s Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies during their convocation ceremony in Mumbai.

Former President Dr APJ Abdul Kalam with students of SVKM`s Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies during their convocation ceremony in Mumbai.

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A Bangladeshi garment worker reacts before the media after police baton charged them in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

A Bangladeshi garment worker reacts before the media after police baton charged them in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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Police lathi charge taxi drivers during a protest against the West Bengal government in Kolkata.

Police lathi charge taxi drivers during a protest against the West Bengal government in Kolkata.

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