Pictures of the Day

A selection of images from around the world- Monday August 6, 2012

  • Indian Sikh devotees pay their respects at the Golden Temple in Amritsar. AFP PHOTO/NARINDER NANU

  • A Free Syrian Army fighter walks through and smoke after Syrian Army tank shell exploded in the Salah al- Din neighborhood of central Aleppo. REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic

  • An Indian man adjust the veil of a young girl before breaking the fast during Ramadan in New Delhi, India. (AP Photo/Tsering Topgyal)

  • China's Qin Kai performs a dive during the men's 3m springboard preliminary round at the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

  • Britain's Ben Ainslie holds the Union Flag, also known as the Union Jack, as he celebrates winning the men's finn class one person dinghy sailing competition at the London 2012 Olympic Games in Weymouth and Portland, southern England. REUTERS/Pascal Lauener

  • 138 skydivers form a massive snowflake formation over Ottawa, Ill. (AP Photo/Brian Buckland)

  • Hello Sanctos, the horse ridden by Scott Brash, of Great Britain, rears as the crowd cheers during a victory lap after Great Britain won the gold medal for the equestrian team show jumping in London. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

  • A squirrel is trapped in a manhole cover in Isenhagen, northern Germany. After they were called by neighbours, police managed to free the animal by using olive oil. (AP Photo/Police Hanover)

  • Japan's Chisa Kobayashi and Japan's Yukiko Inui compete in the duets free routine preliminary round during the synchronised swimming competition. AFP PHOTO/FRANCOIS XAVIER MARIT

  • Paper lanterns float on the Motoyasu River in front of the Atomic Bomb Dome in Hiroshima. AFP PHOTO / KAZUHIRO NOGI

  • Fran Calvo and Monica Fraile celebrate their wedding in a Sea Life Aquarium in Benalmadena. AFP PHOTO/ JORGE GUERRERO

  • A Congolese child sits in the Kiwanja catholic church, North of Rutshuru, 75 km (48 miles) North of Goma, Congo. (AP Photo/Jerome Delay)

  • Bronze medallist Italy's Matteo Morandi performs on the rings during the artistic gymnastics men's apparatus finals in London. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

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