Day in Pics: 8th April

Apr 08, 2012, 08:50 AM IST
A model displays a creation by Serbian fashion designers Tiana and Mila Popovic during Fashion Weekend Skopje.
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A model displays a creation by Serbian fashion designers Tiana and Mila Popovic during Fashion Weekend Skopje.

Delhi Daredevils batsman Aaron Finch plays a shot during Indian Premier League (IPL) cricket match against Royal Challengers Bangalore in Bangalore.
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Delhi Daredevils batsman Aaron Finch plays a shot during Indian Premier League (IPL) cricket match against Royal Challengers Bangalore in Bangalore.

A performer with the U Street Caravan dance company performs during a show in conjunction with the National Cherry Blossom Festival.
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A performer with the U Street Caravan dance company performs during a show in conjunction with the National Cherry Blossom Festival.

Serena Williams points to the crowd after her match against Samantha Stosur, of Australia, in the semifinals of the Family Circle Cup tennis tournament in Charleston, S.C.
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Serena Williams points to the crowd after her match against Samantha Stosur, of Australia, in the semifinals of the Family Circle Cup tennis tournament in Charleston, S.C.

A Pakistani model presents a creation by Pakistani designer Sanam Chaudhri, during Fashion Week, in Karachi.
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A Pakistani model presents a creation by Pakistani designer Sanam Chaudhri, during Fashion Week, in Karachi.

Odusole Adebeju Funmilade, left, runner-up, Lawal Yewande, center, winner of Lagos carnival Queen and Oluwagbemisola Shotade, right, 1st runner-up, react with their crowns during a Queen carnival pageant in Lagos, Nigeria.
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Odusole Adebeju Funmilade, left, runner-up, Lawal Yewande, center, winner of Lagos carnival Queen and Oluwagbemisola Shotade, right, 1st runner-up, react with their crowns during a Queen carnival pageant in Lagos, Nigeria.

A couple rides a bike through rainfall in Hyderabad.
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A couple rides a bike through rainfall in Hyderabad.

The burning fuselage of an F/A-18 Hornet lies smoldering after crashing into a residential building in Virginia Beach, Va.
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The burning fuselage of an F/A-18 Hornet lies smoldering after crashing into a residential building in Virginia Beach, Va.

Devotees offer prayers as a policemen stands guard at Ajmer Sharif, the shrine of Sufi saint Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti, where Pakistani president Asif Ali Zardari will visit Sunday, in Ajmer.
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Devotees offer prayers as a policemen stands guard at Ajmer Sharif, the shrine of Sufi saint Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti, where Pakistani president Asif Ali Zardari will visit Sunday, in Ajmer.

Myanmar`s pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi, second left, talks to journalists during a press conference after meeting with the representatives of the Karen National Union.
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Myanmar`s pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi, second left, talks to journalists during a press conference after meeting with the representatives of the Karen National Union.

Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari, shakes hands with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh prior to their meeting at the latter`s residence in New Delhi.
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Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari, shakes hands with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh prior to their meeting at the latter`s residence in New Delhi.

A Sri Lankan dancer dance as traditional drummers beat their drums during a village dance performance to please the sickness-causing evil spirits in Makola, suburbs of Colombo.
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A Sri Lankan dancer dance as traditional drummers beat their drums during a village dance performance to please the sickness-causing evil spirits in Makola, suburbs of Colombo.

Former Japanese Prime Minister Yukio Hatoyama, speaks with Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, during their meeting at the Iranian presidency office in Tehran.
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Former Japanese Prime Minister Yukio Hatoyama, speaks with Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, during their meeting at the Iranian presidency office in Tehran.

People watch a model rocket blasting off during celebrations of the 51st anniversary of Yuri Gagarin`s first manned flight into space in St.Petersburg.
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People watch a model rocket blasting off during celebrations of the 51st anniversary of Yuri Gagarin`s first manned flight into space in St.Petersburg.

An Orthodox Church priest, right, uses holy water to bless the faithful holding willow twigs during a mass to mark the Orthodox Palm Sunday in the town of Novogrudok,150 km (93 miles) west of the capital Minsk, Belarus.
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An Orthodox Church priest, right, uses holy water to bless the faithful holding willow twigs during a mass to mark the Orthodox Palm Sunday in the town of Novogrudok,150 km (93 miles) west of the capital Minsk, Belarus.

France`s President and candidate for the Presidential Election 2012, rides his bicycle in Cavaliere, French Riviera.
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France`s President and candidate for the Presidential Election 2012, rides his bicycle in Cavaliere, French Riviera.

Qatar`s Emir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, left, and his wife Sheikha Moza bint Nasser Al Misned arrive in New Delhi.
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Qatar`s Emir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, left, and his wife Sheikha Moza bint Nasser Al Misned arrive in New Delhi.

Rescued Japanese tourists walk toward the bus upon their arrival at Chaklala airbase in Rawalpindi.
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Rescued Japanese tourists walk toward the bus upon their arrival at Chaklala airbase in Rawalpindi.

Opposition supporter waves a Facebook flag during a protest at the Red Square in Moscow.
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Opposition supporter waves a Facebook flag during a protest at the Red Square in Moscow.

Serb tennis champion Novak Djokovic and his friend Jelena Ristic attend the match between U.S. player John Isner and French player Jo-Wilfried Tsonga , in the quarterfinal of the Davis Cup between France and U.S. in Monaco.
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Serb tennis champion Novak Djokovic and his friend Jelena Ristic attend the match between U.S. player John Isner and French player Jo-Wilfried Tsonga , in the quarterfinal of the Davis Cup between France and U.S. in Monaco.

This photo released by Inter Services Public Relations, Pakistan`s army chief Gen. Ashfaq Parvez Kayani, gestures during his visit to avalanche incident site in Siachen, in northern Pakistan.
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This photo released by Inter Services Public Relations, Pakistan`s army chief Gen. Ashfaq Parvez Kayani, gestures during his visit to avalanche incident site in Siachen, in northern Pakistan.