Outstanding News in Pictures: August 1, 2011

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Palestinians’ preparations for the upcoming holy months of Ramadan and miracle survival of all passengers in the crashed Caribbean Airlines plane are among outstanding news in pictures on August 1, 2011.


The eldest granddaughter of Queen Elizabeth Zara Phillips officially tied the knot with England rugby captain Mike Tindall at Canongate Kirk, in Edinburgh, Scotland on July 30, 2011. Their couple announced their engagement in December 2010.

Phillips-Tindall’s wedding was attended by British royals including Queen Elizabeth II, Princess Anne, Prince Andrew, Prince Charles, Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, Prince Harry, Princess Beatrice, Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge and Prince William.


Zara Philip and Mike Tindall pose for photos in Holyrood Palace after their wedding

Zara Philip and Mike Tindall pose for photos in Holyrood Palace after their wedding


From left to right, Prince Charles, Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, Prince Harry, Princess Beatrice, Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William and Prince Andrew leave after the wedding

From left to right, Prince Charles, Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, Prince Harry, Princess Beatrice, Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William and Prince Andrew leave after the wedding


A Palestinian man hangs decorations for the upcoming holy months of Ramadan outside his home in Jerusalem’s Old City on July 31, 2011. During the Ramadan, Muslims all over the world abstain from eating, drinking and conducting sexual relations from sunrise to sunset

A Palestinian man hangs decorations for the upcoming holy months of Ramadan outside his home in Jerusalem’s Old City on July 31, 2011. During the Ramadan, Muslims all over the world abstain from eating, drinking and conducting sexual relations from sunrise to sunset


US President Barack Obama indicates in his speech at the White House on July 31, 2011 that he and Republican members of Congress have reached a compromise to solve the debt limit impasse prior to the August 2 deadline

US President Barack Obama indicates in his speech at the White House on July 31, 2011 that he and Republican members of Congress have reached a compromise to solve the debt limit impasse prior to the August 2 deadline


The 85-year-old man Gary Lenzner from Mission Viejo free falls while skydiving with the assistance of instructor Josh Higgins at Sky Dive San Diego on Sunday, July 31, 2011, in celebration of his birthday. He is a Holocaust survivor

The 85-year-old man Gary Lenzner from Mission Viejo free falls while skydiving with the assistance of instructor Josh Higgins at Sky Dive San Diego on Sunday, July 31, 2011 in celebration of his birthday. He is a Holocaust survivor


A Kashmiri villager searches the wreckage of a destroyed bus after it skidded from a road and fell into a stream in Indian Kashmir on Saturday, July 30, 2011. The accident killed at least 10 people and injured dozens

A Kashmiri villager searches the wreckage of a destroyed bus after it skidded from a road and fell into a stream in Indian Kashmir on Saturday, July 30, 2011. The accident killed at least 10 people and injured dozens


The Caribbean Airlines Boeing 737-800 flight BW-523 that carried 163 people on board including 157 passengers and six crew from New York had broken in two on landing at Guyana's main airport Georgetown. This accident caused injuries, but fortunately no deaths

The Caribbean Airlines Boeing 737-800 flight BW-523 that carried 163 people on board including 157 passengers and six crew from New York had broken in two on landing at Guyana's main airport Georgetown. This accident caused injuries, but fortunately no deaths


A child from southern Somalia with a pot on his head gestures as stands near a food distribution center in a camp for internally displaced people in Mogadishu, Somalia, on July 31, 2011. It is estimated that more than 11.3 million people across drought-hit regions in East Africa need assistance

A child from southern Somalia with a pot on his head gestures as stands near a food distribution center in a camp for internally displaced people in Mogadishu, Somalia on July 31, 2011. It is estimated that more than 11.3 million people across drought-hit regions in East Africa need assistance

 

Wedding Ceremony of Zara Philip and Mike Tindall

 

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