Day in Pics: 8th September

Sep 08, 2013, 08:47 AM IST
Indian-born orchestra conductor Zubin Mehta performs during the Ehsaas-e-Kashmir concert at Shalimar Garden on the outskirts of Srinagar.
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Indian-born orchestra conductor Zubin Mehta performs during the Ehsaas-e-Kashmir concert at Shalimar Garden on the outskirts of Srinagar.

A girl runs to squash tomatoes thrown by activists in front of the government headquarters while attempting to slow down a municipal worker cleaning them up in Bucharest, Romania.
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A girl runs to squash tomatoes thrown by activists in front of the government headquarters while attempting to slow down a municipal worker cleaning them up in Bucharest, Romania.

Andhra Pradesh government employee opponents of the creation of a separate state of Telangana carved out from the existing Andhra Pradesh state raise slogans during a meeting in Hyderabad, India.
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Andhra Pradesh government employee opponents of the creation of a separate state of Telangana carved out from the existing Andhra Pradesh state raise slogans during a meeting in Hyderabad, India.

A woman is injured during a protest at a military parade marking Brazil`s Independence Day in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
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A woman is injured during a protest at a military parade marking Brazil`s Independence Day in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

The Altuzarra Spring 2014 collection is modeled during Fashion Week in New York.
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The Altuzarra Spring 2014 collection is modeled during Fashion Week in New York.

A police officer detains Kashmiri separatist leader Yasin Malik, center, during a protest after paramilitary troops fired on a civilian when he allegedly failed to stop the car he was driving at a police barricade in Srinagar.
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A police officer detains Kashmiri separatist leader Yasin Malik, center, during a protest after paramilitary troops fired on a civilian when he allegedly failed to stop the car he was driving at a police barricade in Srinagar.

An unmanned Minotaur rocket carries NASA`s newest robotic explorer, the LADEE spacecraft, which is charged with studying the lunar atmosphere and dust, after launching to the moon from NASA`s Wallops Flight Facility on Virginia`s Eastern Shore.
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An unmanned Minotaur rocket carries NASA`s newest robotic explorer, the LADEE spacecraft, which is charged with studying the lunar atmosphere and dust, after launching to the moon from NASA`s Wallops Flight Facility on Virginia`s Eastern Shore.

Lucie Hradecka, left, and Andrea Hlavackova, of the Czech Republic, hold the championship trophy after defeating Ashleigh Barty and Casey Dellacqua of Australia in the women`s doubles final of the 2013 US Open tennis tournament.
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Lucie Hradecka, left, and Andrea Hlavackova, of the Czech Republic, hold the championship trophy after defeating Ashleigh Barty and Casey Dellacqua of Australia in the women`s doubles final of the 2013 US Open tennis tournament.

First lady Michelle Obama joins exercises with pupils at Orr Elementary in Washington, during a visit for a back to school event highlighting healthy changes happening in schools and across the country.
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First lady Michelle Obama joins exercises with pupils at Orr Elementary in Washington, during a visit for a back to school event highlighting healthy changes happening in schools and across the country.

A man holds a poster depicting former US president George W. Bush putting on a mask of US President Barack Obama during a demonstration against a possible military strike in Syria, near the US Embassy in Awkar, east of Beirut, Lebanon.
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A man holds a poster depicting former US president George W. Bush putting on a mask of US President Barack Obama during a demonstration against a possible military strike in Syria, near the US Embassy in Awkar, east of Beirut, Lebanon.

People argue with Indian policemen during curfew hours following riots and clashes between two communities in Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh.
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People argue with Indian policemen during curfew hours following riots and clashes between two communities in Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh.

Citizens form
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Citizens form "Thank you" to celebrate at the Tokyo Municipal Government office square in Tokyo, after the International Olympic Committee chose the city to host the 2020 Olympics.

A Lebanese girl holds a portrait of Syrian President Bashar Assad, during a demonstration against a possible military strike in Syria, in front of the United Nations headquarters, in Beirut, Lebanon.
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A Lebanese girl holds a portrait of Syrian President Bashar Assad, during a demonstration against a possible military strike in Syria, in front of the United Nations headquarters, in Beirut, Lebanon.

Australia`s Aaron Finch plays a shot off the bowling of England`s Boyd Rankin during their One Day International cricket match at Old Trafford cricket ground, Manchester, England.
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Australia`s Aaron Finch plays a shot off the bowling of England`s Boyd Rankin during their One Day International cricket match at Old Trafford cricket ground, Manchester, England.

Myanmar`s Miss Supranational Khin Wint Wah, shows her respects to audiences upon arrival at Yangon International Airport.
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Myanmar`s Miss Supranational Khin Wint Wah, shows her respects to audiences upon arrival at Yangon International Airport.

Nepalese Hindu women dance at the Pashupatinath temple during Teej festival celebrations in Katmandu. During this festival, married Hindu women observe day-long fast and pray for their husbands and a happy married life while those unmarried pray for a good husband.
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Nepalese Hindu women dance at the Pashupatinath temple during Teej festival celebrations in Katmandu. During this festival, married Hindu women observe day-long fast and pray for their husbands and a happy married life while those unmarried pray for a good husband.

Election officials with a portable polling box travel in a boat by houses to make it possible for local residents who cannot leave their flooded houses to cast their ballots in mayor and region governor elections in Khabarovsk.
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Election officials with a portable polling box travel in a boat by houses to make it possible for local residents who cannot leave their flooded houses to cast their ballots in mayor and region governor elections in Khabarovsk.

Keira Knightley arrives at the premiere of
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Keira Knightley arrives at the premiere of "Can A Song Save Your Life" on day 3 of the Toronto International Film Festival at The Princess of Wales Theatre.

Activists march with bicycles and posters during an awareness rally on environment friendly non-polluting transport in Kolkata.
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Activists march with bicycles and posters during an awareness rally on environment friendly non-polluting transport in Kolkata.

Pakistan`s outgoing President Asif Ali Zardari reviews honor guards during a farewell ceremony at President House in Islamabad.
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Pakistan`s outgoing President Asif Ali Zardari reviews honor guards during a farewell ceremony at President House in Islamabad.

Yoga guru Baba Ramdev addresses supporters during a rally in New Delhi.
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Yoga guru Baba Ramdev addresses supporters during a rally in New Delhi.

An American soldier, part of the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF), kneels down at the site of a suicide attack in Wardak Province, east of Kabul, Afghanistan.
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An American soldier, part of the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF), kneels down at the site of a suicide attack in Wardak Province, east of Kabul, Afghanistan.

Worshippers react to a priest as they participate in Mary`s Feast outside the St. Mary`s Basilica, the oldest church of Bangalore.
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Worshippers react to a priest as they participate in Mary`s Feast outside the St. Mary`s Basilica, the oldest church of Bangalore.

Women on a two wheeler carry idols of elephant headed Hindu god Ganesh on the eve of Ganesh Chaturthi festival in Ahmedabad. The ten day long festival ends with the immersion of idols in water bodies.
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Women on a two wheeler carry idols of elephant headed Hindu god Ganesh on the eve of Ganesh Chaturthi festival in Ahmedabad. The ten day long festival ends with the immersion of idols in water bodies.