Day in Pics: 9th January

Jan 09, 2014, 11:09 AM IST
Washington Wizards point guard John Wall (2) passes around New Orleans Pelicans power forward Anthony Davis (23), shooting guard Austin Rivers (25), center Greg Stiemsma (34) and point guard Brian Roberts (22) in the second half of an NBA basketball game in New Orleans.
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Washington Wizards point guard John Wall (2) passes around New Orleans Pelicans power forward Anthony Davis (23), shooting guard Austin Rivers (25), center Greg Stiemsma (34) and point guard Brian Roberts (22) in the second half of an NBA basketball game in New Orleans.

The musical group OneRepublic, performs
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The musical group OneRepublic, performs "Counting Stars" on stage at the 40th annual People`s Choice Awards at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live in Los Angeles.

Trade show attendees examine the Sony Smart Watch 2 on display at the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. The Android based watch interacts with the user`s smartphone.
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Trade show attendees examine the Sony Smart Watch 2 on display at the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. The Android based watch interacts with the user`s smartphone.

Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond, top, lunges backward out of bounds to keep a ball in play as Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry looks on during first-half NBA basketball game action in Toronto.
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Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond, top, lunges backward out of bounds to keep a ball in play as Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry looks on during first-half NBA basketball game action in Toronto.

A group of people relax on a park bench at Cerro San Cristobal Park overlooking the Chilean capital which is shrouded by a cloud of smoke from dozens of forest fires that burn near Santiago, Chile.
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A group of people relax on a park bench at Cerro San Cristobal Park overlooking the Chilean capital which is shrouded by a cloud of smoke from dozens of forest fires that burn near Santiago, Chile.

Trade show attendees gather around the Audi Sport quattro laserlight concept car at the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.
6/19

Trade show attendees gather around the Audi Sport quattro laserlight concept car at the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.

A model performs dressed as a mermaid at the Sao Paulo`s aquarium in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
7/19

A model performs dressed as a mermaid at the Sao Paulo`s aquarium in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

Haval driver Christian Lavieille and co-pilot Jean-Pierre Garcin, both of France, race during the fourth stage of the Dakar Rally between the cities of San Juan and Chilecito, Argentina.
8/19

Haval driver Christian Lavieille and co-pilot Jean-Pierre Garcin, both of France, race during the fourth stage of the Dakar Rally between the cities of San Juan and Chilecito, Argentina.

German tennis player Sabine Lisicki holds an Australian Python in the players cafe at Melbourne Park ahead of the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia.
9/19

German tennis player Sabine Lisicki holds an Australian Python in the players cafe at Melbourne Park ahead of the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia.

A drone flies at the International Consumer Electronics Show, in Las Vegas.
10/19

A drone flies at the International Consumer Electronics Show, in Las Vegas.

Supporters of Pakistan`s People Party chant slogans in favor of their leader and former Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari, outside a court in Islamabad, Pakistan.
11/19

Supporters of Pakistan`s People Party chant slogans in favor of their leader and former Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari, outside a court in Islamabad, Pakistan.

The frozen mist from Niagara Falls coats the landscape around Prospect Point at Niagara Falls State Park.
12/19

The frozen mist from Niagara Falls coats the landscape around Prospect Point at Niagara Falls State Park.

Smoke billowing out of a godown of seat covers after a fire broke out in Surat.
13/19

Smoke billowing out of a godown of seat covers after a fire broke out in Surat.

The Mahabodhi temple illuminated on the occassion of 31st Kagyu Monlam for world peace, in Bodhgaya.
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The Mahabodhi temple illuminated on the occassion of 31st Kagyu Monlam for world peace, in Bodhgaya.

Mount Sinabung spews volcanic materials as seen from Gundaling, North Sumatra, Indonesia.
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Mount Sinabung spews volcanic materials as seen from Gundaling, North Sumatra, Indonesia.

Serbia`s Novak Djokovic jokes with the crowd as he takes his shirt off during his match against Juan Monaco of Argentina at the Kooyong Classic ahead of the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne Australia.
16/19

Serbia`s Novak Djokovic jokes with the crowd as he takes his shirt off during his match against Juan Monaco of Argentina at the Kooyong Classic ahead of the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne Australia.

Members of Sri Lanka`s pro-government political party, National Freedom Front, hold placards carrying portraits of Stephen J. Rapp, an ambassador-at-large in the Office of Global Criminal Justice during a protest out side the US Embassy in Colombo, Sri Lanka.
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Members of Sri Lanka`s pro-government political party, National Freedom Front, hold placards carrying portraits of Stephen J. Rapp, an ambassador-at-large in the Office of Global Criminal Justice during a protest out side the US Embassy in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

Tourists visit the the Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival in Harbin, Heilongjiang province, China.
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Tourists visit the the Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival in Harbin, Heilongjiang province, China.

BJP`s PM candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi meeting with delegates during the 12th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas celebrations in New Delhi.
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BJP`s PM candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi meeting with delegates during the 12th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas celebrations in New Delhi.