Day In Pictures: 28 Oct 2010

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Day In Pictures: 28 Oct 2010

Models present creations during the Chinese lingerie design contest show at China Fashion Week in Beijing. The Chinese fashion week runs from October 25 to November 1, and includes 40 shows displaying designs from some 50 Chinese labels. Image Credit: Reuters

Day In Pictures: 28 Oct 2010

Men cut a humpback whale after it was declared dead by veterinarians, on Geriba beach in Buzios, 192 kilometers (119 miles) from Rio de Janeiro. The whales migrate north from Antarctica to mate from July to November off the coast of Brazil. The whale died after the rescue workers failed for the second straight day to tow the whale off the beach. Image Credit: Reuters

Day In Pictures: 28 Oct 2010

A French Mirage V BR-21 is displayed in the courtyard of the Marcel Dassault hotel in Paris on October 28 on the eve of its auction. Image Credit: AFP

Day In Pictures: 28 Oct 2010

A Discus (Symphysodon) and its reflection are pictured in a tank during a new conference in Taipei. The news conference was held to promote the upcoming 2010 Taiwan International Aquarium Expo which will be held at Taipei World Trade Centre from October 29 to November 1. Image Credit: Reuters

Day In Pictures: 28 Oct 2010

A man breaks down wooden crates for scrap wood in Rawalpindi. The informal sector in the country is supported by the ever increasing markets for recycled products and the economically viable recycling process. Image Credit: AFP

Day In Pictures: 28 Oct 2010

A child plays with a balloon in a slum area of Rawalpindi. Pakistan has urged the global community and donor agencies to help and support its poverty-stricken economy that has been ravaged by war and the cost of terrorism. Image Credit: AFP

Day In Pictures: 28 Oct 2010

A worker cleans up a statue of Buddha from volcanic ash from Mount Merapi eruption at the 9th-century Borobudur temple in Magelang, Central Java, Indonesia. Image Credit: AP

Day In Pictures: 28 Oct 2010

Mjukuu, a female western lowland gorilla, rests with her newborn baby at the Zoological Society of London (ZSL) London Zoo in this undated handout photo. First-time mother Mjukuu gave birth on the afternoon of October 26, 2010 to the healthy male gorilla, according to a media release by the ZSL. Image Credit: Reuters/Handout

Day In Pictures: 28 Oct 2010

A shopfitter puts the finishing touches on a boutique in the new 1.2 billion USD Westfield Sydney shopping complex which opened on October 28. Over 130 stores were opened in the first stage with a further 120 stores due to open by the middle of 2011. Image Credit: AFP

Day In Pictures: 28 Oct 2010

Visitors rest in front of the UK Pavilion at the Shanghai World Expo site in Shanghi. The six-month exhibition ends on October 31. Image Credit: Reuters



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