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19 Offbeat Photos of the Month: January 2018

India | AFP | January 31, 2018, 12:58 pm
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 Paris Saint-Germain’s Neymar celebrates scoring their first goal from the penalty spot with his football boot on his head. (Image: Reuters)

Paris Saint-Germain’s Neymar celebrates scoring their first goal from the penalty spot with his football boot on his head. (Image: Reuters)

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 Elvis Presley impersonator Sean Wright poses next to the Elvis Express train at Sydney's Central station before it departs for the 26th annual Elvis Festival being held in the New South Wales town of Parkes in Australia. (Image: Reuters)

Elvis Presley impersonator Sean Wright poses next to the Elvis Express train at Sydney's Central station before it departs for the 26th annual Elvis Festival being held in the New South Wales town of Parkes in Australia. (Image: Reuters)

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 A model presents a creation for Comme Des Garcons Homme plus, during men's Fashion Week for the Fall/Winter 2018/2019 collection in Paris. (Image: AFP)

A model presents a creation for Comme Des Garcons Homme plus, during men's Fashion Week for the Fall/Winter 2018/2019 collection in Paris. (Image: AFP)

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 A goose attacks an Orthodox believer as he leaves the icy waters of a pond during the celebration of the Orthodox Epiphany holiday in Kiev. (Image: AFP)

A goose attacks an Orthodox believer as he leaves the icy waters of a pond during the celebration of the Orthodox Epiphany holiday in Kiev. (Image: AFP)

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 Smoke trails made by an Epsilon rocket are seen during the morning sunrise over Kimotsuki town in Kagoshima prefecture. The Epsilon rocket, carrying the ASNARO-2 radar satellite developed by NEC, was launched from the JAXA Uchinoura Space Centre. (Image: AFP)

Smoke trails made by an Epsilon rocket are seen during the morning sunrise over Kimotsuki town in Kagoshima prefecture. The Epsilon rocket, carrying the ASNARO-2 radar satellite developed by NEC, was launched from the JAXA Uchinoura Space Centre. (Image: AFP)

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 Models present creations by Julien David for the Fall/Winter 2018/2019 collection as part of the men's Fashion Week in Paris. (Image: AFP)

Models present creations by Julien David for the Fall/Winter 2018/2019 collection as part of the men's Fashion Week in Paris. (Image: AFP)

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 A man evaluates a Bengal cat during the Paris Animal Show. (Image: AFP)

A man evaluates a Bengal cat during the Paris Animal Show. (Image: AFP)

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 A Madame Tussauds wax figure of US President Donald Trump stands outside the new US Embassy in Embassy Gardens in south-west London. (Image: AFP)

A Madame Tussauds wax figure of US President Donald Trump stands outside the new US Embassy in Embassy Gardens in south-west London. (Image: AFP)

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 Animal keeper Olaf Lohnitz holds two jungle nyph stick insects during the annual inventory of the zoo in Dresden, eastern Germany. (Image: AFP)

Animal keeper Olaf Lohnitz holds two jungle nyph stick insects during the annual inventory of the zoo in Dresden, eastern Germany. (Image: AFP)

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 A tolypeutes rolls itself up in the hands of a keeper at a zoo in Muenster, western Germany on January 5, 2018. Tolypeutes are the only armadillos which can roll themselves up in case of danger. (Image: AFP)

A tolypeutes rolls itself up in the hands of a keeper at a zoo in Muenster, western Germany on January 5, 2018. Tolypeutes are the only armadillos which can roll themselves up in case of danger. (Image: AFP)

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 A child plays with giant ice cream statues during the 39th International trade Show of Artisan Gelato (ice cream), Pastry, Bakery and Coffe World (SIGEP) in Rimini. (Image: AFP)

A child plays with giant ice cream statues during the 39th International trade Show of Artisan Gelato (ice cream), Pastry, Bakery and Coffe World (SIGEP) in Rimini. (Image: AFP)

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 A boy reacts after catching a trout with his hands during an event promoting the Ice Festival in Hwacheon, south of the demilitarized zone (DMZ) separating the two Koreas, South Korea. (Image: Reuters)

A boy reacts after catching a trout with his hands during an event promoting the Ice Festival in Hwacheon, south of the demilitarized zone (DMZ) separating the two Koreas, South Korea. (Image: Reuters)

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 A participant jumps in the waters of the North Sea during the annual New Year's plunge event in Ostend, Belgium. (Image: Reuters)

A participant jumps in the waters of the North Sea during the annual New Year's plunge event in Ostend, Belgium. (Image: Reuters)

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 View of a Ekeko -Aymara god of abundance- statuettes during the inauguuration of the Alasitas (

View of a Ekeko -Aymara god of abundance- statuettes during the inauguuration of the Alasitas ("buy me" in the Aymara indigenous language) Fair in La Paz. (Image: AFP)

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 Indian folk artist from Sidi Goma tribal group gestures as they perform during a full dress rehearsal ahead of Republic Day in Chennai. (Image: AFP)

Indian folk artist from Sidi Goma tribal group gestures as they perform during a full dress rehearsal ahead of Republic Day in Chennai. (Image: AFP)

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 United States' Bernarda Pera sits in her chair, covering herself with towel, during their third round match against Barbora Strycova of the Czech Republic at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia. (Image: AP)

United States' Bernarda Pera sits in her chair, covering herself with towel, during their third round match against Barbora Strycova of the Czech Republic at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia. (Image: AP)

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 German surfer Sebastian Steudtner rides a wave during a big wave surfing session at the Praia do Norte, or North beach, in Nazare, Portugal. (Image: AP)

German surfer Sebastian Steudtner rides a wave during a big wave surfing session at the Praia do Norte, or North beach, in Nazare, Portugal. (Image: AP)

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 An Adelie Penguin chick (Pygoscelis adeliae) less than a month old, is protected by its parents while remaining in a recreated antarctic environment in the zoo of Guadalajara, Jalisco state, Mexico. (Image: AFP)

An Adelie Penguin chick (Pygoscelis adeliae) less than a month old, is protected by its parents while remaining in a recreated antarctic environment in the zoo of Guadalajara, Jalisco state, Mexico. (Image: AFP)

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 Passengers take part in the No Pants Subway Ride in Munich. (Image: AP)

Passengers take part in the No Pants Subway Ride in Munich. (Image: AP)