Day in Pics: 8th April

Apr 08, 2014, 08:38 AM IST
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Shelley Gallivan, foreground right, looks into a tipped over Smart car which belongs to her friend on the corner of Prospect and Oso streets in San Francisco.

Shelley Gallivan, foreground right, looks into a tipped over Smart car which belongs to her friend on the corner of Prospect and Oso streets in San Francisco.

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Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott  shakes hands with his South Korean counterpart Park Geun-hye before their meeting at the presidential house in Seoul, South Korea.

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott shakes hands with his South Korean counterpart Park Geun-hye before their meeting at the presidential house in Seoul, South Korea.

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A jeweler`s employee holding a Faberge Egg, one of the eight missing Faberge imperial eggs that was found at a flea market in the American Midwest, poses for photographers in central London.

A jeweler`s employee holding a Faberge Egg, one of the eight missing Faberge imperial eggs that was found at a flea market in the American Midwest, poses for photographers in central London.

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A woman arranges a candle as relatives of Chinese passengers onboard Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 offer prayer during a candlelight vigil for their loved ones at a hotel in Beijing, China.

A woman arranges a candle as relatives of Chinese passengers onboard Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 offer prayer during a candlelight vigil for their loved ones at a hotel in Beijing, China.

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Congress party vice president Rahul Gandhi, is presented with a maze at an election rally in Bangalore.

Congress party vice president Rahul Gandhi, is presented with a maze at an election rally in Bangalore.

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President Barack Obama looks over a student`s work as he visits a classroom at Bladensburg High School in Bladensburg, Md., before speaking about the economy and to announce the winners of a competition he launched last fall to bring together educators and employers to redesign the high school experience to give students access to real-world career skills and college-level courses.

President Barack Obama looks over a student`s work as he visits a classroom at Bladensburg High School in Bladensburg, Md., before speaking about the economy and to announce the winners of a competition he launched last fall to bring together educators and employers to redesign the high school experience to give students access to real-world career skills and college-level courses.

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Ray Sweet, center, holds the Bible as his wife Maria Contreras-Sweet, left, takes part in a ceremonial swearing in as administrator of the Small Business Administration with Vice President Joe Biden, in the South Court Auditorium on the White House complex, in Washington.

Ray Sweet, center, holds the Bible as his wife Maria Contreras-Sweet, left, takes part in a ceremonial swearing in as administrator of the Small Business Administration with Vice President Joe Biden, in the South Court Auditorium on the White House complex, in Washington.

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A school utility worker mops a mural depicting the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 at the Benigno `Ninoy` Aquino High School campus at Makati city east of Manila, Philippines.

A school utility worker mops a mural depicting the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 at the Benigno `Ninoy` Aquino High School campus at Makati city east of Manila, Philippines.

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Hindu devotees worship young girls as they sit together dressed as `Kumari,` or living goddesses, during the Hindu festival of Ram Navami in Kolkata.

Hindu devotees worship young girls as they sit together dressed as `Kumari,` or living goddesses, during the Hindu festival of Ram Navami in Kolkata.

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Dancers perform traditional dance during the opening ceremony of ancient Thai New Year or Songkran festival celebrations in Chiang Mai province, northern Thailand.

Dancers perform traditional dance during the opening ceremony of ancient Thai New Year or Songkran festival celebrations in Chiang Mai province, northern Thailand.

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Britain`s Queen Elizabeth II walks with President of Ireland Michael D Higgins and wife of the president Sabrina Higgins, right, at Windsor Castle after a ceremonial welcome, in Windsor, England.

Britain`s Queen Elizabeth II walks with President of Ireland Michael D Higgins and wife of the president Sabrina Higgins, right, at Windsor Castle after a ceremonial welcome, in Windsor, England.

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Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), or common man party, chief Arvind Kejriwal, center, stands with supporters at Rajghat, the memorial of Mahatma Gandhi after he was slapped by an attacker during his election campaign in New Delhi.

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), or common man party, chief Arvind Kejriwal, center, stands with supporters at Rajghat, the memorial of Mahatma Gandhi after he was slapped by an attacker during his election campaign in New Delhi.

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Israeli President Shimon Peres hugs Chinese children during a welcome ceremony held by Chinese president Xi Jinping at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing.

Israeli President Shimon Peres hugs Chinese children during a welcome ceremony held by Chinese president Xi Jinping at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing.

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Polling officials check voting materials by candlelight next to electronic voting machines at a voting center on the eve of the second phase of Indian parliamentary elections at Senapati in north eastern Manipur.

Polling officials check voting materials by candlelight next to electronic voting machines at a voting center on the eve of the second phase of Indian parliamentary elections at Senapati in north eastern Manipur.

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Hindu devotees carry a huge idol of Hindu god Rama as they participate in a religious procession to mark ‘Ram Navami’ festival in Hyderabad.

Hindu devotees carry a huge idol of Hindu god Rama as they participate in a religious procession to mark ‘Ram Navami’ festival in Hyderabad.

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