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A woman admires flacons on display at the Osthaus Museum in Hagen, Germany. The exhibition, "Flacons -- Haute Couture of Scents," presents the history of perfume and consists of more than 2,000 historical and modern flacons.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JULIAN STRATENSCHULTE / EPA

Rena Joshita of Japan tumbles at the finish line in her heat of the 100-meter hurdles at the 16th Asian Games in Guangzhou, China. Beside her is Wallapa Punsoongneun of Thailand.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: PHILIPPE LOPEZ / AFP / Getty Images

Bangladeshi acid-attack survivors Durjoy, 6, from left, and Hasina take part in an awareness rally about violence against women in Dhaka. The rally was organized by Campaign to Work With Men and Boys, a national network. Acid attacks against females are common in Cambodia, Afghanistan, India, Bangladesh, Pakistan and other nearby countries.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ANDREW BIRAJ / Reuters

Student protesters target a police van during a demonstration against an increase in university tuition in central London.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Anthony Devlin / Associated Press

An aerial view of destroyed houses on Yeonpyeong Island, South Korea, in the disputed waters of the Yellow Sea after North Korea fired dozens of artillery shells the day before.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: DONG-A ILBO / AFP / Getty Images

The South Korean Coast Guard evacuates residents from Yeonpyeong Island after North Korea fired dozens of artillery shells the day before.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: AFP / Getty Images

A boy carries a poster of antiterrorist squad chief Hemant Karkare, who died in the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks, on the banks of the River Tawi in Jammu. A 10-day long prayer ceremony will begin Thursday on the banks of the river in remembrance of the martyrs and victims of the Nov. 26, 2008 attacks.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Channi Anand / Associated Press

A farmer carries a harvest near Guwahati, India.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: STR / EPA

Members of a marching band and devotees reach for free food during a procession to mark the martyrdom of the ninth Sikh Guru Tegh Bahadur in New Delhi.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Kevin Frayer / Associated Press

A woman walks past "The Dead Smile" display by artist G.R. Iranna during the "Finding India" exhibition at the Taipei Museum of Contemporary Art. Irrana's artwork is said to represent acting blindly, choosing a path without understanding and its implications. Iranna has had solo exhibitions in Egypt, the United States, Hong Kong, Germany and the United Kingdom.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: NICKY LOH / Reuters

Orthodox Coptic Christian men cover their faces after Egyptian riot police fire tear gas canisters in Cairo. Hundreds of Christians clashed with riot police in a protest over church construction in which one person was killed and dozens were wounded, witnesses and security sources said.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ASMAA WAGUIH / Reuters

Palestinian Omar Salahat, 74, from the West Bank village of Al-Badhan, weaves a reed basket to sell in the market in his village.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ABED OMAR QUSINI / Reuters

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Wednesday’s Pictures in the News features the thrill of victory and the agony of defeat in China, where a Japanese sprinter tumbles to the track at the finish line during her heat in the 100-meter hurdles at the 16th Asian Games. In India, acid-attack survivors take part in an awareness rally about  violence against women in Dhaka; students protest an increase in university tuition in central London; and cleanup and evacuations continue on Yeonpyeong Island in the disputed waters of the Yellow Sea after North Korea shelled the island Tuesday, killing four people. Added stops in India, Taiwan, Egypt and the West Bank round out the report.

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