Day in Pics: 9th May

May 09, 2013, 10:55 AM IST
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A youth throws stones at police during a student protest demanding free education in Santiago, Chile.

A youth throws stones at police during a student protest demanding free education in Santiago, Chile.

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The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, led by Chairman Darrell Issa, R-Calif., holds a hearing about last year`s deadly assault on the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya, on Capitol Hill in Washington.

The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, led by Chairman Darrell Issa, R-Calif., holds a hearing about last year`s deadly assault on the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya, on Capitol Hill in Washington.

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Police use batons to push back supporters of Haiti`s former President Jean-Bertrand Aristide as Aristide leaves the courthouse in Port-au-Prince, Haiti.

Police use batons to push back supporters of Haiti`s former President Jean-Bertrand Aristide as Aristide leaves the courthouse in Port-au-Prince, Haiti.

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Policemen detain a Kashmiri government employee during a protest in Srinagar.

Policemen detain a Kashmiri government employee during a protest in Srinagar.

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First lady Michelle Obama applauds after awarding the 2013 National Medals for Museum and Library Service to recipients in the East Room of the White House.

First lady Michelle Obama applauds after awarding the 2013 National Medals for Museum and Library Service to recipients in the East Room of the White House.

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Rescuers take out a body from a bus that plunged into the Beas River near Kullu. More than 30 people were killed when an overloaded bus plunged into the river on the Kullu-Mandi national highway Wednesday, according to a news agency.

Rescuers take out a body from a bus that plunged into the Beas River near Kullu. More than 30 people were killed when an overloaded bus plunged into the river on the Kullu-Mandi national highway Wednesday, according to a news agency.

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Artwork is shown at Masks y Mas, an Albuquerque shop that sells `Day of the Dead` art year round.

Artwork is shown at Masks y Mas, an Albuquerque shop that sells `Day of the Dead` art year round.

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From left, Kathy Brown, of Paradise Valley, Virginia Aguiar, of Scottsdale, Jane Crook, of Scottsdale, react to a guilty verdict for Jodi Arias.

From left, Kathy Brown, of Paradise Valley, Virginia Aguiar, of Scottsdale, Jane Crook, of Scottsdale, react to a guilty verdict for Jodi Arias.

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Cast members Freddie Highmore and Vera Farmiga from

Cast members Freddie Highmore and Vera Farmiga from "Bates Motel" attend the A+E Networks 2013 Upfront in New York.

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A Pakistani volunteer carries an injured boy to hospital following an explosion in Karachi, Pakistan.

A Pakistani volunteer carries an injured boy to hospital following an explosion in Karachi, Pakistan.

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Young friends and relatives of people who died due to a gas tanker explosion attend wakes for the victims in Ecatepec, a Mexico City suburb.

Young friends and relatives of people who died due to a gas tanker explosion attend wakes for the victims in Ecatepec, a Mexico City suburb.

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Ana Ivanovic from Serbia celebrates a point during the match against Laura Robson from Britain at the Madrid Open tennis tournament.

Ana Ivanovic from Serbia celebrates a point during the match against Laura Robson from Britain at the Madrid Open tennis tournament.

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Workers stand outside an 11-story building that houses the Tung Hai Sweater Ltd. factory and apartments after a fire in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Workers stand outside an 11-story building that houses the Tung Hai Sweater Ltd. factory and apartments after a fire in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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Family members, left and second from left, arrive to receive the body of Pakistani man Sanaullah Ranjay at a hospital in Chandigarh, India.

Family members, left and second from left, arrive to receive the body of Pakistani man Sanaullah Ranjay at a hospital in Chandigarh, India.

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Israel`s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, left, prepares to shake hands with China`s President Xi Jinping at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing.

Israel`s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, left, prepares to shake hands with China`s President Xi Jinping at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing.

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Afghan President Hamid Karzai gestures during a ceremony at Kabul University in Kabul, Afghanistan. Karzai said he is ready to let the US have nine bases in the country after the 2014 combat troop pullout, but wants Washington’s “security and economic guarantees” first.

Afghan President Hamid Karzai gestures during a ceremony at Kabul University in Kabul, Afghanistan. Karzai said he is ready to let the US have nine bases in the country after the 2014 combat troop pullout, but wants Washington’s “security and economic guarantees” first.

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Russian military transport planes fly over the Kremlin during Victory Day Parade at the Moscow Red Square, Russia.

Russian military transport planes fly over the Kremlin during Victory Day Parade at the Moscow Red Square, Russia.

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Aleksey Asolski, a 91 -year-old veteran of World War II receives flowers from a young woman at the Antakalnis memorial during Victory Day celebrations in Vilnius, Lithuania.

Aleksey Asolski, a 91 -year-old veteran of World War II receives flowers from a young woman at the Antakalnis memorial during Victory Day celebrations in Vilnius, Lithuania.

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A security agent tries to detain a member of the environmental group Greenpeace who is holding a banner that reads

A security agent tries to detain a member of the environmental group Greenpeace who is holding a banner that reads " We have no appetite for Genetically Modified Organisms or for your stories" outside Agriculture Ministry in Ankara, Turkey.

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Radical Iranian cleric Mohammad Bagher Kharrazi, shows his identification to the media, as he registers for his candidacy for the upcoming presidential election, at the election headquarters of the interior ministry in Tehran, Iran.

Radical Iranian cleric Mohammad Bagher Kharrazi, shows his identification to the media, as he registers for his candidacy for the upcoming presidential election, at the election headquarters of the interior ministry in Tehran, Iran.

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Maria Sharapova from Russia celebrates her victory during the match against Sabine Lisicki from Germany at the Madrid Open tennis tournament.

Maria Sharapova from Russia celebrates her victory during the match against Sabine Lisicki from Germany at the Madrid Open tennis tournament.

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Police officers lead a suspected militant arrested during a raid in the town of Kebumen upon arrival in Semarang, Central Java, Indonesia.

Police officers lead a suspected militant arrested during a raid in the town of Kebumen upon arrival in Semarang, Central Java, Indonesia.

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Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta, right, shakes hands with US Secretary of State John Kerry at the Palazzo Chigi in Rome.

Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta, right, shakes hands with US Secretary of State John Kerry at the Palazzo Chigi in Rome.

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Nokia`s Chief Executive Officer Stephen Elop, center, head developer Sangeeta Bavi, left, and design head Peter Skillman display Nokia Asha 501 smartphones during its launch in New Delhi. Nokia unveiled the first of a new family of Asha smartphones with the Nokia Asha 501 priced at US$99.

Nokia`s Chief Executive Officer Stephen Elop, center, head developer Sangeeta Bavi, left, and design head Peter Skillman display Nokia Asha 501 smartphones during its launch in New Delhi. Nokia unveiled the first of a new family of Asha smartphones with the Nokia Asha 501 priced at US$99.

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