Day In Pictures: 8 Nov 2010

The 10 best images from around the world in the past 24 hours.

Day In Pictures: 8 Nov 2010
US singer Ke$ha performs at the MTV Europe Music Awards in Madrid.Image Credit: Reuters

Day In Pictures: 8 Nov 2010
Kim Aris, the son of Myanmar's detained pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi, speaks to reporters after applying for a visa at the Myanmar embassy in Bangkok, Thailand. Kim Aris, one of two sons of Aung San Suu Kyi and her late husband British academic Michael Aris, applied for Myanmar's visa hoping to see his mother if she is freed later this month. Confined to her crumbling lakeside home, long-detained Nobel peace laureate Aung San Suu Kyi poses little threat to Myanmar's first election in 20 years held on Sunday, but her possible release could shake things up. Image Credit: Reuters

Day In Pictures: 8 Nov 2010
US President Barack Obama reviews the honour guard during the official arrival ceremony at the Rashtrapati Bhavan, the Presidential Palace, in New Delhi, India.Image Credit: AP

Day In Pictures: 8 Nov 2010
Students from Tagou Wushu School in Henan province attend a daily training session at the venue where the opening ceremony of the Asian Games will be held, in Guangzhou, Guangdong province, China. A total of 1,640 students from the school will perform at the opening ceremony of the upcoming Asian Games to be held between November 12-27, local media reported.Image Credit: Reuters

Day In Pictures: 8 Nov 2010
Saudi boys sort through "zamzam" water containers at the Zamazemah United Office in Makkah. According to Islamic belief, zamzam is a miraculously-generated source of water from God, which began thousands of years ago when Abraham's infant son Ishmael was thirsty and crying for water when it discovered a well by kicking the ground. Millions of pilgrims visit the well each year while performing the Hajj or Umrah pilgrimages, in order to drink its water.Image Credit: AFP

Day In Pictures: 8 Nov 2010
Perry Watkins (left) of Britain drives in his "Fast Food", a driving restaurant table, on a street in Essen, Germany. Based on a Reliant Scimitar Sabre sports car, Watkins built in a V8 engine with 330 horse power and 209 kph top speed. The car will be shown at the motor show starting November 27 in Essen. Image Credit: AP

Day In Pictures: 8 Nov 2010
Pope Benedict XVI leaves the Sagrada Familia church in Barcelona, Spain. The Pope consecrated La Sagrada Familia, the Barcelona landmark designed by Antoni Gaudi, whose construction began in 1882 and continues today. Image Credit: AP

Day In Pictures: 8 Nov 2010
South Korean police officers patrol near the venue for the upcoming G20 Seoul Summit in Seoul, South Korea. Police have arrested four people who scuffled with riot police during anti-globalisation rallies aimed at protesting this week's Group of 20 summit. Image Credit: AP

Day In Pictures: 8 Nov 2010
A boy carries bananas for sale at a market in Kabul, Afghanistan. Image Credit: Reuters

Day In Pictures: 8 Nov 2010
Houston Rockets trainer Jason Biles works on the left foot of centre Yao Ming, of China, before the Rockets' NBA basketball game against the Minnesota Timberwolves in Houston, Texas. Image Credit: AP


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