Day In Pictures: 31 Oct 2010

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Day In Pictures: 31 Oct 2010

Texas Rangers fans celebrate after Game 3 of baseball's World Series against the San Francisco Giants, in Arlington, Texas. The Rangers won 4-2 with the Giants leading the series 2-1.Image Credit: AP

Day In Pictures: 31 Oct 2010

Sheep are mustered through the centre of Madrid. Shepherds herded hundreds of sheep to the capital to promote the conservation of the ancient paths of migration (moving flocks from winter to summer pastures) dating back some 8,000 years.

Day In Pictures: 31 Oct 2010
Workers clean the windows of a newly built office building in Taiyuan, Shanxi province. China announced a flurry of policies to cool its red-hot property sector this year, with the latest moves including limiting home buyers to one new apartment and raising interest rates. Image Credit: Reuters

Day In Pictures: 31 Oct 2010
A model presents a Chinese fashion house SCFashion Spring/Summer 2011 collection by designer Qi Gang at the China Fashion Week in Beijing. The bi-annual fashion event highlights the latest designs by domestic and international designers. Image Credit: AFP

Day In Pictures: 31 Oct 2010
Swimmer Paul Biedermann of Germany competes in the men's 200 metres freestyle heats at the Swimming World Cup 2010 in Berlin. Image Credit: Reuters

Day In Pictures: 31 Oct 2010
Chinese police officers and volunteers stand on duty at the illuminated Shanghai World Expo site before the closing ceremony in Shanghai. China declared its biggest tourism event ever, the Shanghai World Expo, a stunning success Sunday, after introducing a record 72 million visitors to a smorgasbord of cultures and technologies meant to illustrate ideas for urban sustainability. Image Credit: AP

Day In Pictures: 31 Oct 2010
US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton shares a laugh with a group of girls from the Siem Reap Center, a shelter run by AFSEIP that provides rehabilitation, vocational training, and social reintegration for sex trafficking victims in Siem Reap, Cambodia. Image Credit: AP

Day In Pictures: 31 Oct 2010
Day In Pictures: 31 Oct 2010
Egrets perch atop Indian rhinoceros at the Pobitora wildlife sanctuary, some 55 km east of Gauhati, India. The sanctuary known for the Indian one horned Rhino population was reopened for tourists Sunday after the annual closure during rainy season. Image Credit: AP

Day In Pictures: 31 Oct 2010
Martin Kaymer of Germany prepares to play a shot on the third hole during the final round of the Andalucia Valderrama Masters golf tournament in Sotogrande, southern Spain.Image Credit: Reuters

Day In Pictures: 31 Oct 2010
A Thai anti-government 'red shirt' protester holds a fan with a portrait of former Thai Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra during a rally at Ratchaprasong intersection, the site of their former encampment and recent bloody clashes with security forces, in Bangkok. A wing of Thailand's anti-government 'red shirts' plan to set off on a 1700km bike tour, starting from Bangkok, and travel around their northeast strongholds to rally for support for the release of detainees held after the military crackdowns in April and May. Image Credit: Reuters



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