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INDIA - A man is seen in an ice candy shop at Chowpati beach, in Mumbai.
GREECE - A policeman listens to his radio during a student rally outside the police headquarters in central Athens.
BRITAIN - The sun rises behind Fiddlers Ferry coal fired power station near Liverpool.
UNITED STATES - Cast member Kate Winslet poses with co-star Leonardo DiCaprio at the premiere of the movie "Revolutionary Road" at the Mann Village theatre in Westwood, California.
CHINA - A woman searches for usable coal at a cinder dump site near a power plant in Changzhi, Shanxi province.
INDIA - Smita Salaskar, wife of Mumbai Police Crime Branch inspector Vijay Salaskar, who died during the Mumbai attacks, prays during a ceremony held to honour the servicemen who sacrificed their lives during the attacks.
IRAQ - Children play with shoes owned by Iraqi journalist Muntadar al-Zeidi outside his apartment in Baghdad. The children are neighbours to al-Zeidi who threw his shoes at President George W. Bush during a press conference in Baghdad on Sunday.
SPAIN - Soprano Sandra Pastrana of Spain performs during a rehearsal of "Lo Speziale" opera by Franz Joseph Haydn in the Maestranza theatre in Seville.
GREECE - Police stand in front of presidential guards during a peaceful demonstration outside Parliament in Athens.
BRITAIN - A Sotheby's employee poses in front of E.H. Shepard's pictures of Winnie-the-Pooh at Sotheby's in London.

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