Day In Pictures: 4 Nov 2010

The ten best images from around the world in the past 24 hours.

Day In Pictures: 4 Nov 2010
Keito Kumazaki of Japan competes during the qualification of the men's Snowboard Half-Pipe FIS World Cup 2010 event on the Allalin glacier in Saas-Fee, Switzerland. Image Credit: AP

Day In Pictures: 4 Nov 2010
The New York City-based American Ballet Theatre perform "Tema y Variationes", choreographed by George Balanchine, at the Karl Marx Theater in Havana, Cuba. Image Credit: AP

Day In Pictures: 4 Nov 2010
A volunteer directs traffic on an ash-covered street in Muntilan, Indonesia. A deadly volcano sent a burst of searing gas high into the air on Thursday, hours after its most explosive eruption in a deadly week triggered an exodus from villages and emergency shelters along its rumbling slopes. Image Credit: AP

Day In Pictures: 4 Nov 2010
Yemenis seen shopping Thursday at the old Sanaa market in Sanaa, Yemen. Image Credit: AP

Day In Pictures: 4 Nov 2010
Fireworks explode over the Guangzhou TV Tower during a rehearsal for the opening ceremony of the Asian Games in Guangzhou, in Guangdong province. The Nov. 12-27 multi-sport gathering will make Guangzhou the second Chinese city, after Beijing (1990), to host the Asian Games. Image Credit: Reuters

Day In Pictures: 4 Nov 2010
A Hungarian guard of honour adjusts his belt before a remembrance for the victims of the 1956 anti-communist revolution in front of the Parliament building in Budapest, Hungary. Hungary commemorates Nov 4 as the day when in 1956 Soviet troops smashed the 1956 revolution in Hungary.Image Credit: AP

Day In Pictures: 4 Nov 2010
A young Kashmiri child plucks flowers as he takes part in the harvest of saffron at a farm in Pampore on the outskirts of Srinagar. The cultivation of saffron, which in India sells for more than 6,000 US dollars a kilogramme, is a potential growth industry for Indian Kashmir as the region begins to recover from decades of unrest, but drought, pollution and corruption are threatening its future. Image Credit: AFP

Day In Pictures: 4 Nov 2010
Basel's forward Alexander Frei (right) hits AS Roma's defender Marco Cassetti as he falls during the group E UEFA Champions League football match on November 3 at St. Jakob Stadium in Basel. Image Credit: AFP

Day In Pictures: 4 Nov 2010
London buses queue along New Oxford Street in central London. A fresh strike by thousands of staff on London's Underground rail network prompted many commuters to stay at home, while millions of others faced long delays to get to work. Some 11,000 members of the Rail, Maritime and Transport Workers' Union (RMT) and the Transport Salaried Staffs' Association (TSSA) were taking industrial action in protest at job cuts on the network. Image Credit: AFP

Day In Pictures: 4 Nov 2010
Unicaja's Joel Freeland jumps to score in front of Olympiakos' Ioannis Bourousis and Jamon Lucas during their Euroleague basketball game in Athens.Image Credit: AFP


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