Day In Pictures: 7 Dec 2010

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Day In Pictures: 7 Dec 2010
Afghan labourers wait for work in Kabul. Image Credit: Reuters

Day In Pictures: 7 Dec 2010
Buddhist devotees light oil lamps at Mahabodhi temple in Bodh Gaya, India. Bodh Gaya is the town where Buddha is believed to have attained nirvana, or enlightenment, 2,500 years ago. A year-long commemoration of the 900th birth anniversary of the First Karmapa, Dusum Khyenpa or the Karmapa lineage begins here Wednesday. Image Credit: AP

Day In Pictures: 7 Dec 2010
A man rides a bicycle through the steam funneling out from the heating system along a street in Beijing. Climate negotiators hailed a brighter mood as global talks enter the home stretch on December 7, with China voicing flexibility on issues of global cooperation that have dogged past sessions. But the meeting at the Mexican resort of Cancun looked set to kick along some of the most divisive issues to future meetings - most crucially, by how much countries will cut carbon emissions blamed for global warming. Image Credit: AFP

Day In Pictures: 7 Dec 2010
A warmly dressed woman walks out of a shopping mall where a Christmas decoration is displayed in Shanghai. Though not celebrated for religious reasons, Christmas has become a festive occasion for an increasing number of Chinese as commercial holiday decorations, signs and other symbolic items prevail during the month of December in urban areas across the country. Image Credit: AFP

Day In Pictures: 7 Dec 2010
Irish dance troupe, the Riverdance, perform on top of Marina bay Sands' Skypark, 200 metres above ground level in Singapore. Riverdance, has tapped its way to Singapore to mark the grand opening of the Sands Theatre at Marina Bay Sands from December 7 to 12. Image Credit: AFP

Day In Pictures: 7 Dec 2010
People look at illuminated Christmas decorations in Cali, Colombia. Image Credit: Reuters

Day In Pictures: 7 Dec 2010
Indonesia's Tony Sucipto challenges Thailand's Kirati Keawsombut during their qualifying round soccer match at the 2010 ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) Cup soccer tournament in Jakarta, Indonesia. Image Credit: Reuters

Day In Pictures: 7 Dec 2010
A photographer takes pictures of the DAX board at the Frankfurt stock exchange in Germany. Image Credit: Reuters

Day In Pictures: 7 Dec 2010
People walk in the snow covered garden of the Chateau de Marly le Roi, west of Paris, France. Image Credit: Reuters

Day In Pictures: 7 Dec 2010
Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh celebrate the wicket of New Zealand cricketer Ross Taylor as Taylor throws the bat in fustration during the fourth One Day International (ODI) match between India and New Zealand in Bengaluru. Image Credit: AFP



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