Day in Pics: 8th April

Apr 08, 2013, 08:41 AM IST
Young volunteers of Hindu nationalist Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), play drums as they march to mark the upcoming ‘Vikram Samvat’ New Year in Allahabad.
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Young volunteers of Hindu nationalist Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), play drums as they march to mark the upcoming ‘Vikram Samvat’ New Year in Allahabad.

Demonstrators protest with posters of journalists Anastasia Baburova killed in 2009 & of Anna Politkovskaya killed in 2006, outside the Congress centrum in Hannover, were German chancellor Angela Merkel & Vladimir Putin are expected to meet & to deliver speeches at the Hannover Industrial Fair.
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Demonstrators protest with posters of journalists Anastasia Baburova killed in 2009 & of Anna Politkovskaya killed in 2006, outside the Congress centrum in Hannover, were German chancellor Angela Merkel & Vladimir Putin are expected to meet & to deliver speeches at the Hannover Industrial Fair.

Supporters of the Ukrainian Opposition party holds a poster with a picture of former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko,right, and former Ukrainian Interior Affairs Minister Yuri Lutsenko,left, during a rally in Kiev, Ukraine.
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Supporters of the Ukrainian Opposition party holds a poster with a picture of former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko,right, and former Ukrainian Interior Affairs Minister Yuri Lutsenko,left, during a rally in Kiev, Ukraine.

Forensic specialists dig at the grave of Nobel laureate Pablo Neruda as they prepare for the exhumation of the remains in Isla Negra, Chile.
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Forensic specialists dig at the grave of Nobel laureate Pablo Neruda as they prepare for the exhumation of the remains in Isla Negra, Chile.

Presidential candidate and current Montenegrin President Filip Vujanovic addresses his supporters after his headquarters claimed victory in Podgorica, Montenegro.
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Presidential candidate and current Montenegrin President Filip Vujanovic addresses his supporters after his headquarters claimed victory in Podgorica, Montenegro.

The Mormon Tabernacle Choir sings to end the morning session of the second day of the 183rd Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints General Conference in Salt Lake City.
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The Mormon Tabernacle Choir sings to end the morning session of the second day of the 183rd Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints General Conference in Salt Lake City.

Suzann Pettersen, of Norway, celebrates a birdie on the 18th hole during the final round of the LPGA Kraft Nabisco Championship golf tournament in Rancho Mirage, Calif.
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Suzann Pettersen, of Norway, celebrates a birdie on the 18th hole during the final round of the LPGA Kraft Nabisco Championship golf tournament in Rancho Mirage, Calif.

South Korean army soldiers talk near a barricade set up on Unification Bridge near the border village of Panmunjom, which has separated the two Koreas since the Korean War, in Paju, north of Seoul, South Korea.
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South Korean army soldiers talk near a barricade set up on Unification Bridge near the border village of Panmunjom, which has separated the two Koreas since the Korean War, in Paju, north of Seoul, South Korea.

Canada`s Milos Raonic celebrates after defeating Italy`s Andreas Seppi during the fourth set of a Davis Cup tennis quarterfinal singles match in Vancouver.
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Canada`s Milos Raonic celebrates after defeating Italy`s Andreas Seppi during the fourth set of a Davis Cup tennis quarterfinal singles match in Vancouver.

Demonstrators shouts slogans as they carry a banner reading,
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Demonstrators shouts slogans as they carry a banner reading, "Financial emigration because of the crisis cause by Popular Party and Socialist Party", during a protest against unemployment among young people and the emigration produced by the financial crisis in Madrid.

A rescued miner is carried out of the mine shaft of a flooded coal mine in Weng`an County, southwest China`s Guizhou Province.
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A rescued miner is carried out of the mine shaft of a flooded coal mine in Weng`an County, southwest China`s Guizhou Province.

South Korean housewives stage a press conference denouncing the annual joint military exercise known as Foal Eagle, between South Korea and the United States, near the U.S. Embassy in Seoul, South Korea.
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South Korean housewives stage a press conference denouncing the annual joint military exercise known as Foal Eagle, between South Korea and the United States, near the U.S. Embassy in Seoul, South Korea.

International Monetary Fund (IMF) managing director Christine Lagarde, left, and China`s President Xi Jinping pose for photos before their meeting at the annual Boao Forum in Boao, in southern China`s Hainan province.
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International Monetary Fund (IMF) managing director Christine Lagarde, left, and China`s President Xi Jinping pose for photos before their meeting at the annual Boao Forum in Boao, in southern China`s Hainan province.

Actress Beth Behrs arrives at the 48th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.
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Actress Beth Behrs arrives at the 48th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard listens to an English translation of a Chinese speech at China Executive Leadership Academy Pudong (CELAP) in Shanghai, China.
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Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard listens to an English translation of a Chinese speech at China Executive Leadership Academy Pudong (CELAP) in Shanghai, China.

Gujarat state Chief Minister Narendra Modi addresses a gathering of Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry Ladies Organization (FLO) during its 29th annual session in New Delhi.
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Gujarat state Chief Minister Narendra Modi addresses a gathering of Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry Ladies Organization (FLO) during its 29th annual session in New Delhi.

Syrian citizens searching for bodies in the rubble of damaged buildings that were attacked by Syrian forces airstrikes, in the al-Ansari neighborhood of Aleppo, Syria.
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Syrian citizens searching for bodies in the rubble of damaged buildings that were attacked by Syrian forces airstrikes, in the al-Ansari neighborhood of Aleppo, Syria.

Activists of Hifazat-e-Islam shout slogans during a strike in Dhaka, Bangladesh. At least 20 people were injured in southwestern Bangladesh as a hardline Islamic group enforces a general strike to back its demands for an anti-blasphemy law.
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Activists of Hifazat-e-Islam shout slogans during a strike in Dhaka, Bangladesh. At least 20 people were injured in southwestern Bangladesh as a hardline Islamic group enforces a general strike to back its demands for an anti-blasphemy law.

US Secretary of State John Kerry prepares to lay a wreath during the annual ceremony for Holocaust Remembrance Day at the Yad Vashem memorial in Jerusalem, Israel.
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US Secretary of State John Kerry prepares to lay a wreath during the annual ceremony for Holocaust Remembrance Day at the Yad Vashem memorial in Jerusalem, Israel.

Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, and Dutch Queen Beatrix, right, arrive at the Amsterdam Hermitage museum, marking the official start of the Netherlands-Russia year 2013.
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Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, and Dutch Queen Beatrix, right, arrive at the Amsterdam Hermitage museum, marking the official start of the Netherlands-Russia year 2013.

Forest officials look at an unmanned aircraft or drone before it`s first flight at the Kaziranga National Park at Kaziranga in Assam state.
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Forest officials look at an unmanned aircraft or drone before it`s first flight at the Kaziranga National Park at Kaziranga in Assam state.