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News of the world, Oct 20

News of the world, Oct 20
An Indian Christian child lies under a mosquito net at a relief camp in Bhubaneswar, set up for families fleeing the communal violence in Kandhamal district. At the root of the unrest in the Kandhmal district of the Indian state of Orrissa are accusations by hardline Hindus that missionaries lure tribespeople and Hindus to convert to Christianity by offering free education and health care. (Getty Images)
News of the world, Oct 20
Contestants of teams fight during the tomato war at the Wanjiang Township in Dongguan of Guangdong Province, China. The event, an imitation of the tomato fight in Spanish township Bunol, was jointly held by the South China Mall and the Dongguan Tourism Bureau and other departments, using about 15 tons of tomatoes. (Getty Images)
News of the world, Oct 20
A woman inspects the giant Nova chandelier at the Millionaire Fair Munich 2008 in the southern German city of Munich. The four-day trade fair exhibits luxury products including golden mobile phones and expensive cars. (Getty Images)
News of the world, Oct 20
French Agriculture minister Michel Barnier (centre), visits the Paris' Sial global food marketplace fair on the event's opening day in Villepinte, north of Paris. This showcase for innovation and a global business platform, one of the world's leading food industry show, runs until October 23. (Getty Images)
News of the world, Oct 20
People demonstrate in Paris, during a teachers' protest against reforms of the French Government to cut down teaching positions next year. The government plans to cut 22,900 civil servant jobs including 11,200 in education this September, and another 35,000 next year, mostly by not replacing retiring employees. (Getty Images)
News of the world, Oct 20
Zimbabwean opposition Movement for Democratic Change supporters cheer their leader Morgan Tsvangirai at a rally in Masvingo, 280km south of Harare. The leaders of the three-nation security panel - Swaziland, Angola and Mozambique - will meet with Zimbabwe leader Robert Mugabe and his opposition rivals, Morgan Tsvangirai and Arthur Mutambara, amid warnings that a power-sharing pact signed over a month ago is on the verge of collapse. (Getty Images)
News of the world, Oct 20
Belarus SU25 fighters shoot during the Autumn 2008 military drill near the village of Volka, some 150km outside Minsk. Some 8,000 troops took part in the exercise. (Getty Images)
News of the world, Oct 20
Mexican policemen escort 15 members of the Beltran Leyva brothers cartel after presenting them to the press in Mexico City. Eleven of the 15 detainees are Colombian and they were captured in Mexico City. (Getty Images)
News of the world, Oct 20
Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden poses during a visit to Fatehpur Sikri in Agra, India. (Getty Images)
News of the world, Oct 20
A child holds an American flag and a fake bank bill bearing a portrait of US Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama during an Obama rally at the Crown Centre Coliseum in Fayetteville, North Carolina. (Getty Images)