Day In Pictures: 4 Jan 2011

Day In Pictures: 4 Jan 2011
A seagull is silhouetted against the sun at dawn during a partial solar eclipse on Guadalmar beach in Malaga, Spain. The partial eclipse will be visible near sunrise over most of Europe and northeastern Asia. Image Credit: Reuters

Day In Pictures: 4 Jan 2011
A student wears protective glasses to observe a partial solar eclipse in Amman, Jordan. Image Credit: Reuters

Day In Pictures: 4 Jan 2011
A workman walks near ice sculptures at the 12th Harbin Ice and Snow World display in the northern city of Harbin, Heilongjiang province, China. The Harbin International Ice and Snow Festival will be officially launched on January 5. Image Credit: Reuters

Day In Pictures: 4 Jan 2011
A worker trims a tree on the National Mall in Washington, DC. Officially established in 1965, National Mall and Memorial Parks actually protects some of the older parkland in the National Park System and receives approximately 24 million visitors each year. Image Credit: AFP

Day In Pictures: 4 Jan 2011
Spain's biker Marc Coma rides his KTM during the stage 2 Cordoba-Tucuman of the 2011 Dakar Rally. Three-time champion Cyril Despres claimed victory in the second stage of the motorbikes category. Image Credit: AFP

Day In Pictures: 4 Jan 2011
A member of the South Korean Special Warfare Forces reacts during a winter exercise in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Image Credit: Reuters

Day In Pictures: 4 Jan 2011
Young musician Olivia Shotton from Hammersmith plays a violin piece by Mozart inside Waterloo station near a Jubilee line interchange. The BBC is encouraging commuters to listen to musicians playing on the busking areas of the tube as part of its ' Young musician Olivia Shotton' season.Image Credit: AP

Day In Pictures: 4 Jan 2011
Wedding photo session against the backdrop of snow-covered trees on the riverbank Sunhua in the Chinese city of Jilin. prenuptial photo session began in modern China required attribute when creating a new family. (Zhu Wanchang / Associated Press)

Day In Pictures: 4 Jan 2011
Passer-by photographs on the phone lit ice sculptures on the main street in the northern Chinese city of Harbin. Sculpture - one of many erected for the annual international festival of ice and snow, which officially opened on 5 January. (David Gray / Reuters)

Day In Pictures: 4 Jan 2011
Tourists in the pool on the roof of high-rise hotel "Marina Bay Sands Hotel Tower" in Singapore. (Wong Maye-E / Associated Press)



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