Day In Pictures: 9 Nov 2010

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

Day In Pictures: 9 Nov 2010

Mount Merapi spews volcanic material as a statue is silhouetted in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. Image Credit: AP

Day In Pictures: 9 Nov 2010

Children from Bare tribe play on Negro River at the Cartucho community in Santa Isabel do Rio Negro, in Amazonas state, northern Brazil. The "Expedicionarios da Saude" (Brazilian Health Expeditions) organisation is currently on a medical expedition to the area with volunteer doctors that twice a year build a mobile hospital to provide clinical and surgical treatment for indigenous tribes and residents from different parts of the Amazonian Rainforest. Image Credit: Reuters

Day In Pictures: 9 Nov 2010

Participants perform during a rehearsal for the Asian Games opening ceremony in Guangzhou, Guangdong province, China. The Asian Games run from November 12-27 and will involve some 14,000 athletes and officials from 45 countries. Image Credit: Reuters

Day In Pictures: 9 Nov 2010

Muslim pilgrims climb Mount Al Noor during the annual Haj pilgrimage in Makkah. The Haj is one of the world's biggest displays of mass religious devotion and a duty for Muslims who can perform it. Image Credit: Reuters

Day In Pictures: 9 Nov 2010
Myanmar girls who sell flowers pose at a tourist spot in Mandalay, northern Myanmar. Image Credit: AP

Day In Pictures: 9 Nov 2010

A dog makes it way through a carpet of fallen Spring blossoms in Johannesburg. With hot summer weather approaching in the southern hemisphere, the northern hemisphere heads into winter. Image Credit: AP

Day In Pictures: 9 Nov 2010

A beach walker heads west towards the sunset in Orange Beach, Alabama. Cooler weather is making way for a warming front moving in the region ater this week. Image Credit: AP

Day In Pictures: 9 Nov 2010

Young Myanmar Buddhist monks wait for food at a Thai border police base where Myanmar refugees have taken shelter in Mae Sot, Thailand. Fighting between ethnic rebels and government troops rumbled on for a third day Tuesday as activists warned that the violence, which has sparked a refugee exodus from Myanmar, could escalate in the aftermath of contentious elections.Image Credit: AP

Day In Pictures: 9 Nov 2010

Students release balloons during Independence Day celebrations in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. The country celebrated the 57th anniversary of its independence from France. Image Credit: Reuters

Day In Pictures: 9 Nov 2010

Russia's Ekaterina Gamova (front right) and Maria Perepelkina push the ball against Serbia's Sanja Malagurski (left) during their second round match of the FIVB Women's Volleyball World Championship in Tokyo. Image Credit: Reuters


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