Pictures of the Day: September 1

Pictures of the Day: September 1

Today’s Pictures you will see:

* A giant wave on a Chinese river;
* Canadians are walking over a cliff;
* Floods in the Mexican capital …

… And much more.

People look at a flooded street in Cuautitlan on the outskirts of Mexico City August 31, 2011. The Angulo Dam overflowed during heavy rains flooding various neighborhoods in the Valley of Mexico, according to local media. REUTERS/Stringer (MEXICO - Tags: ENVIRONMENT)
A detained opposition activist holds a flower from a police van window on August 31, 2011 during a protest action in Moscow. About a hundred people staged a sit-in in central Moscow, calling for freedom of assembly. Russian opposition figures stage protests on the 31st of every month to demand the implementation of Article 31 of the Russian Constitution, which guarantees freedom of assembly. AFP PHOTO / ANDREY SMIRNOV (Photo credit should read ANDREY SMIRNOV/AFP/Getty Images)
Palestinian children enjoy a ride at an amusement park on the second day of the Eid al-Fitr holiday, which marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan in the West Bank city of Jenin, on August 31 2011. AFP PHOTO/SAIF DAHLAH (Photo credit should read SAIF DAHLAH/AFP/Getty Images)
A crowd of Chinese tourists run away as a tidal bore breaks through the dam by the Qiangtang River in Haining, east China's Zhejiang province on August 31, 2011. Visitors gather to experience the Qianjiang Tidal Bore from early morning, an annual tradition for the residents living nearby. CHINA OUT AFP PHOTO (Photo credit should read STR/AFP/Getty Images)
A student hits a riot police vehicle outside the Congress building, during a protest against the government to demand changes in the public state education system in Valparaiso city, about 121 km (75 miles) northwest of Santiago, August 31, 2011. REUTERS/Eliseo Fernandez (CHILE - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST EDUCATION CRIME LAW TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
10. Haim, loggerhead sea turtle, is sent to the Mediterranean, after he was released on the beach, Givat Olga, near the coastal city of Hadera, Israel, Wednesday, Aug. 31. He was caught by a fisherman in May 2011, and until recently was treated in hospital with Israel's National Park. (AP Photo / Tsafrir Abayov)
9. North Korean children perform in the theater of Rason, North Korea. (AP Photo / Ng Han Guan)
Fireworks explode above St. Basil's cathedral during the "Spasskaya Tower" international military music festival on Moscow's Red Square August 31, 2011. Military bands from several countries participate in the third such annual tattoo. REUTERS/Sergei Karpukhin (RUSSIA - Tags: SOCIETY MILITARY TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
7. Nepalese sadhu, smeared with ashes, sitting in front of the temple during the festival Pashupatinat s TJ in Kathmandu, Nepal. (AP Photo / Binod Joshi)
6. People in the attraction "Walk over the cliff" near the Capilano suspension bridge in North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. The attraction consists of several tracks of speakers directly from the cliffs above the river Kapila. (AP Photo / The Canadian Press, Darryl Dyck)
Karson Hobby, 3, of Salina, looks out of a porthole on playground equipment Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2011, in Jerry Ivey Park in Salina, Kan. His mom, Kristi Hobby, said they were at the park during the morning "enjoying the weather before it gets hot." The Salina area is in a heat advisory Wednesday with the temperature expected to reach 104 degrees. The forecast hight for Thursday is also 104 degrees. (AP Photo/Salina Journal, Tom Dorsey)
Arab Israeli children pose with a pet snake at an amusement park in the northern Israeli city of Acre on August 31, 2011, as Muslims celebrated the Eid al-Fitr holiday which marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan. AFP PHOTO/MENAHEM KAHANA (Photo credit should read MENAHEM KAHANA/AFP/Getty Images)
A Libyan rebel sits on a bamboo chair at a checkpoint in the capital Tripoli on August 31, 2011, as rebel forces set up a security belt around the city center while locals marked the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Fitr for the first time since the fall of Moamer Kadhafi's regime. AFP PHOTO/PATRICK BAZ (Photo credit should read PATRICK BAZ/AFP/Getty Images)
Emiratis enjoy a ride at a fun fair in Dubai's Modhesh City late on August 30, 2011 as Muslims celebrate Eid al-Fitr which marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan. AFP PHOTO/KARIM SAHIB (Photo credit should read KARIM SAHIB/AFP/Getty Images)
1. Supporters of the ANC Youth League President Julius Malema, gather during the continued hearing against Malema as security forces remain on standby following violent clashes the previous day, in downtown Johannesburg, South Africa, 31 August 2011. Malema faces charges of sowing division and bringing the party into disrepute. EPA/KIM LUDBROOK

Connect with Us

Get Instant Updates via Social Networks