Day in Pics: 9th March

Mar 09, 2014, 10:29 AM IST
A woman receives a ballot to vote to elect deputies to the 13th Supreme People`s Assembly in Pyongyang, North Korea.
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A woman receives a ballot to vote to elect deputies to the 13th Supreme People`s Assembly in Pyongyang, North Korea.

President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama wave in the gym at Coral Reef High School, in Miami.
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President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama wave in the gym at Coral Reef High School, in Miami.

Aisam-Ul- Haq Qureshi, left, of Pakistan, and Rohan Bopanna, of India, talk between points as they play Switzerland`s Roger Federer and Stanislas Wawrinka in a doubles match at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament in Indian Wells, Calif.
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Aisam-Ul- Haq Qureshi, left, of Pakistan, and Rohan Bopanna, of India, talk between points as they play Switzerland`s Roger Federer and Stanislas Wawrinka in a doubles match at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament in Indian Wells, Calif.

A demonstrator takes cover from tear gas fired by Bolivarian National police during clashes with anti-government protesters in Caracas,Venezuela.
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A demonstrator takes cover from tear gas fired by Bolivarian National police during clashes with anti-government protesters in Caracas,Venezuela.

A woman shouts slogans during a protest against the Spanish government`s plan to implement major restrictions on abortion and to fight for women`s rights on International Women`s Day in Madrid, Spain.
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A woman shouts slogans during a protest against the Spanish government`s plan to implement major restrictions on abortion and to fight for women`s rights on International Women`s Day in Madrid, Spain.

Aam Aadmi Party, or Common Man Party, leader and anti-graft activist Arvind Kejriwal, center, greets supporters during an election rally in Ahmadabad, India.
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Aam Aadmi Party, or Common Man Party, leader and anti-graft activist Arvind Kejriwal, center, greets supporters during an election rally in Ahmadabad, India.

A Chinese relative of passengers aboard a missing Malaysia Airlines plane, center, cries as she is escorted by a woman while leaving a hotel room for relatives or friends of passengers aboard the missing airplane, in Beijing, China. Planes and ships from across Asia resumed the hunt Sunday for the Malaysian jetliner missing with 239 people on board for more than 24 hours, while Malaysian aviation authorities investigated how two passengers were apparently able to get on the aircraft using stolen passports.
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A Chinese relative of passengers aboard a missing Malaysia Airlines plane, center, cries as she is escorted by a woman while leaving a hotel room for relatives or friends of passengers aboard the missing airplane, in Beijing, China. Planes and ships from across Asia resumed the hunt Sunday for the Malaysian jetliner missing with 239 people on board for more than 24 hours, while Malaysian aviation authorities investigated how two passengers were apparently able to get on the aircraft using stolen passports.

Jamaica`s Kimberly Williams makes an attempt in the women`s triple jump final during the Athletics Indoor World Championships in Sopot, Poland.
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Jamaica`s Kimberly Williams makes an attempt in the women`s triple jump final during the Athletics Indoor World Championships in Sopot, Poland.

This photo released by the Polk County Sheriff`s Office shows a plane getting tangled with a parachutist, at the South Lakeland Airport in Mulberry, Fla. Both the pilot and jumper hospitalized with minor injuries.
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This photo released by the Polk County Sheriff`s Office shows a plane getting tangled with a parachutist, at the South Lakeland Airport in Mulberry, Fla. Both the pilot and jumper hospitalized with minor injuries.

Ukrainians stage a rally to denounce Russia’s President Vladimir Putin and his military presence in Ukraine’s Crimea region, in Seoul, South Korea. The Korean word at right read `Putin`.
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Ukrainians stage a rally to denounce Russia’s President Vladimir Putin and his military presence in Ukraine’s Crimea region, in Seoul, South Korea. The Korean word at right read `Putin`.

Rafael Nadal, of Spain, reacts to winning a point over Radek Stepanek, of the Czech Republic, in their match at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament.
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Rafael Nadal, of Spain, reacts to winning a point over Radek Stepanek, of the Czech Republic, in their match at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament.

Flying Sikh Milkha Singh participates in a Half marathon in jalandhar.
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Flying Sikh Milkha Singh participates in a Half marathon in jalandhar.

Women enjoying ladoo during Latthmaar holi celebration in Barsana near Mathura.
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Women enjoying ladoo during Latthmaar holi celebration in Barsana near Mathura.

Domestic helpers and their supporters shout slogans during a rally to mark the International Women`s Day in Hong Kong.
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Domestic helpers and their supporters shout slogans during a rally to mark the International Women`s Day in Hong Kong.

Russian President Vladimir Putin, foreground, watches downhill ski competition of the 2014 Winter Paralympics in Roza Khutor mountain district of Sochi, Russia, as Russia`s sports minister Vitaly Mutko stands behind.
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Russian President Vladimir Putin, foreground, watches downhill ski competition of the 2014 Winter Paralympics in Roza Khutor mountain district of Sochi, Russia, as Russia`s sports minister Vitaly Mutko stands behind.

Malaysian actress Michelle Yeoh, left, sits with Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi during the opening ceremony of a special pre-conference in connection with the International Media Conference in Yangon, Myanmar.
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Malaysian actress Michelle Yeoh, left, sits with Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi during the opening ceremony of a special pre-conference in connection with the International Media Conference in Yangon, Myanmar.

Devotees of Vaisnav Community playing Holi with flowers at Vallabh Sadan Temple in Ahmedabad.
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Devotees of Vaisnav Community playing Holi with flowers at Vallabh Sadan Temple in Ahmedabad.