Events around the world (in pics)
Bangalore, Aug 28: OneIndia brings the events across the world on Aug 28.
Krishna Janmashtami festival celebrated in different parts of the country. Protests continues over the Congress decision over the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh state into two parts, Telangana and Seemandhra region. On the other side members of various Gorkha organizations protest a rally demanding separate state of Gorkhaland, in Guwahati. Fashion hub Mumbai saw a grand finale of Lakme Fashion Week 2013. World No. 1 Novak Djokovic, of Serbia, defeated Ricardas Berankis, of Lithuania, in a first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament. India again witness a huge drop of Rupee value against Dollar on Wednesday as rupee touching 68.82 against Dollar. More news around the world in the pics.
In New Delhi
YSR Congress members protesting in New Delhi against the government's decision to create a separate state of Telangana.
Self-styled godman Asaram Bapu who is accused in sexual abuse and rape charges arrived in Surat to celebrate Krishna Janmastami.
Seven persons were killed while many were feared trapped after two buildings collapsed in the Atladara area here in the wee hours on Wednesday. Rescue operations were in full swing.
In Guwahati, Assam
Members of various Gorkha organizations at a protest rally demanding separate state of Gorkhaland, in Guwahati.
Models walk the ramp during the grand finale of Lakme Fashion Week 2013 in Mumbai on Tuesday night.
Children dressed as Krishna and Radha as part of a fancy dress competition organised by a school on the ocassion of "Krishna Janmastami".
Novak Djokovic, of Serbia, reacts after defeating Ricardas Berankis, of Lithuania, in a first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament.
New York, USA
Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik creates a sand sculpture of rupee with a message "Save Rupee" at Puri beach of Odisha.
England team apologises for urinating on Oval pitch after the post Ashes celebrations.
In New Delhi
YSR Congress party honorary president Y S Vijayamma, accompanied by a delegation, submitting a memorandum to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in New Delhi regarding the developments in the AP state in the wake of the Congress decision to bifurcate the state.