Day in Pics: 8th August

Aug 08, 2013, 08:37 AM IST
Indian army personnel help carry a scooter as they assist in the evacuation of a village in Dharmsala.
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Indian army personnel help carry a scooter as they assist in the evacuation of a village in Dharmsala.

Old tractors cruse down Grand Avenue during the Iowa State Fair parade in East Village of Des Moines, Iowa.
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Old tractors cruse down Grand Avenue during the Iowa State Fair parade in East Village of Des Moines, Iowa.

Muslims break their fast during the Islamic holy month of Ramadan in Allahabad.
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Muslims break their fast during the Islamic holy month of Ramadan in Allahabad.

Japan`s H-2B rocket lifts off from a launch pad at the Tanegashima Space Center in Tanegashima, southern Japan.
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Japan`s H-2B rocket lifts off from a launch pad at the Tanegashima Space Center in Tanegashima, southern Japan.

Serena Williams, of the United States, watches a return to Francesca Schiavone, of Italy, during the Rogers Cup women`s tennis tournament in Toronto.
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Serena Williams, of the United States, watches a return to Francesca Schiavone, of Italy, during the Rogers Cup women`s tennis tournament in Toronto.

An anti-government protester joins protest march against an amnesty bill in Bangkok, Thailand.
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An anti-government protester joins protest march against an amnesty bill in Bangkok, Thailand.

Army Sgt. 1st Class James Conway wraps his fiance Heather Woodruff at Hunter Army Airfield, Ga.
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Army Sgt. 1st Class James Conway wraps his fiance Heather Woodruff at Hunter Army Airfield, Ga.

Indian soldiers carry the coffin of one of their colleagues after his remains were returned at the Palam Technical Airport in New Delhi.
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Indian soldiers carry the coffin of one of their colleagues after his remains were returned at the Palam Technical Airport in New Delhi.

An Indonesian man walks after Eid al-Fitr prayers that marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan in Jakarta, Indonesia.
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An Indonesian man walks after Eid al-Fitr prayers that marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan in Jakarta, Indonesia.

President Barack Obama greets Marines and their families before a speech  in Camp Pendleton, Calif. The visit to the Marine Corps base is Obama`s final stop on a two-day West Coast trip that included the rollout of his principles for overhauling the nation`s mortgage finance industry.
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President Barack Obama greets Marines and their families before a speech in Camp Pendleton, Calif. The visit to the Marine Corps base is Obama`s final stop on a two-day West Coast trip that included the rollout of his principles for overhauling the nation`s mortgage finance industry.

Rocky Mountain Flyboard instructor Chase Shaw demonstrates his flyboard, on the Jordanelle Reservoir, at Jordanelle State Park, Utah.
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Rocky Mountain Flyboard instructor Chase Shaw demonstrates his flyboard, on the Jordanelle Reservoir, at Jordanelle State Park, Utah.

Multiple structures burn in the Poppet Flats area as the Silver Fire roared through the area along Hwy 243 between Banning and Idyllwild, Calif.
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Multiple structures burn in the Poppet Flats area as the Silver Fire roared through the area along Hwy 243 between Banning and Idyllwild, Calif.

This view shows two other towers, in front of and behind a 10-story apartment building destroyed by a Tuesday gas explosion that killed 10 people, in Rosario, Argentina.
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This view shows two other towers, in front of and behind a 10-story apartment building destroyed by a Tuesday gas explosion that killed 10 people, in Rosario, Argentina.

A member of Myanmar prominent 88 generation students group cries as they salute during a gathering to mark the 25th anniversary of Myanmar`s pro-democracy uprising in Yangon, Myanmar.
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A member of Myanmar prominent 88 generation students group cries as they salute during a gathering to mark the 25th anniversary of Myanmar`s pro-democracy uprising in Yangon, Myanmar.

A bus sprays water on a man trying to cross a waterlogged road as it rains in Kolkata.
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A bus sprays water on a man trying to cross a waterlogged road as it rains in Kolkata.

Afghan President Hamid Karzai arrives for Eid al-Fitr prayer that marks the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan in Kabul.
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Afghan President Hamid Karzai arrives for Eid al-Fitr prayer that marks the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan in Kabul.

Activists of the student wing of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) burn a Pakistani flag during a protest in Ahmadabad.
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Activists of the student wing of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) burn a Pakistani flag during a protest in Ahmadabad.

Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo receives the MVP award after beating Chelsea during the championship match during the Guinness International Champions at Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida.
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Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo receives the MVP award after beating Chelsea during the championship match during the Guinness International Champions at Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida.

Vivek Kumar lights the pyre of his father Indian army soldier Vijay Kumar Rai, allegedly killed by Pakistani soldiers, on the banks of the Ganges River in Patna.
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Vivek Kumar lights the pyre of his father Indian army soldier Vijay Kumar Rai, allegedly killed by Pakistani soldiers, on the banks of the Ganges River in Patna.

Pakistani`s carry an injured police officer from the site of a bombing in Quetta. A suicide bomber attacked a funeral for a policeman in southwestern Pakistan on Thursday, killing at least tens of people, including a senior police officer, and wounding over 60, police said.
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Pakistani`s carry an injured police officer from the site of a bombing in Quetta. A suicide bomber attacked a funeral for a policeman in southwestern Pakistan on Thursday, killing at least tens of people, including a senior police officer, and wounding over 60, police said.

Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi speaks during an event marking the 25th anniversary of Myanmar`s pro-democracy uprising at the Myanmar Convention Centre (MCC) in Yangon, Myanmar.
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Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi speaks during an event marking the 25th anniversary of Myanmar`s pro-democracy uprising at the Myanmar Convention Centre (MCC) in Yangon, Myanmar.