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Yearender 2019: Offbeat Photos of the Year 2019

India | AFP | December 31, 2019, 10:45 am
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 Greece's Evangelia Platanioti competes in the solo free artistic swimming event during the 2019 World Championships at Yeomju Gymnasium in Gwangju. (Image: AFP)
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Greece's Evangelia Platanioti competes in the solo free artistic swimming event during the 2019 World Championships at Yeomju Gymnasium in Gwangju. (Image: AFP)

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 A performer suspended above a giant pot throws rice noodles into it at a theme park in Guilin, a city famous for its rice noodles, in Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, China. (Image: Reuters)
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A performer suspended above a giant pot throws rice noodles into it at a theme park in Guilin, a city famous for its rice noodles, in Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, China. (Image: Reuters)

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 Juan Cerdas, whose hobby is feeding wild crocodiles, kisses a large crocodile in the Tarcoles River, with one of the highest crocodile population in the world in Costa Rica. (Image: Reuters)
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Juan Cerdas, whose hobby is feeding wild crocodiles, kisses a large crocodile in the Tarcoles River, with one of the highest crocodile population in the world in Costa Rica. (Image: Reuters)

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 A participant of the international World Beard and Moustache Championships poses before taking part in one of the 17 categories of beard and moustache styles competing in Antwerp, Belgium. (Image: Reuters)
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A participant of the international World Beard and Moustache Championships poses before taking part in one of the 17 categories of beard and moustache styles competing in Antwerp, Belgium. (Image: Reuters)

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 Car enthusiast Andrzej Burek presents a bicycle modified to look like his dream supercar, the Mercedes SLS AMG, in front of the Palace of Culture in Poland. (Image: Reuters)
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Car enthusiast Andrzej Burek presents a bicycle modified to look like his dream supercar, the Mercedes SLS AMG, in front of the Palace of Culture in Poland. (Image: Reuters)

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 An artist called 'A Gargoyle' takes part in the festival 'Statues en Marche' in Marche-en-Famenne, Belgium. (Image: Reuters)
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An artist called 'A Gargoyle' takes part in the festival 'Statues en Marche' in Marche-en-Famenne, Belgium. (Image: Reuters)

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 People eat bananas during a protest against perceived censorship by Poland's National Museum in front of the National Museum in Warsaw, Poland. (Image: Reuters)
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People eat bananas during a protest against perceived censorship by Poland's National Museum in front of the National Museum in Warsaw, Poland. (Image: Reuters)

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 Singers perform during a rehearsal for the opera 'Simon Boccanegra' by Giuseppe Verdi as part of the Salzburg music Festival in Salzburg. (Image: AFP)
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Singers perform during a rehearsal for the opera 'Simon Boccanegra' by Giuseppe Verdi as part of the Salzburg music Festival in Salzburg. (Image: AFP)

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 A devotee has his tongue pierced during the Thaipusam festival in Singapore. (Image: Reuters)
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A devotee has his tongue pierced during the Thaipusam festival in Singapore. (Image: Reuters)

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 Zoran Lazarevic, 70-years-old, shows off his moustache as he takes part in the longest moustache competition at the 15th century Kalenic Serbian Orthodox monastery, near Rekovac in Serbia. (Image: AFP)
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Zoran Lazarevic, 70-years-old, shows off his moustache as he takes part in the longest moustache competition at the 15th century Kalenic Serbian Orthodox monastery, near Rekovac in Serbia. (Image: AFP)

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 Participants dressed in Spiderman cosplay costumes run in a creek during an event at the Jiulongjiang National Forest Park in Chenzhou, Hunan province, China. (Image: Reuters)
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Participants dressed in Spiderman cosplay costumes run in a creek during an event at the Jiulongjiang National Forest Park in Chenzhou, Hunan province, China. (Image: Reuters)

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 People bathe in a decommissioned city bus named 'le bus piscine' an artwork by the French artist Benedetto Bufalino in France. (Image: Reuters)
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People bathe in a decommissioned city bus named 'le bus piscine' an artwork by the French artist Benedetto Bufalino in France. (Image: Reuters)

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 A participant runs through coloured powder during the Colour Run race in Moscow, Russia. (Image: Reuters)
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A participant runs through coloured powder during the Colour Run race in Moscow, Russia. (Image: Reuters)

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 People walk in a shopping centre in Bangkok. (Image: AFP)
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People walk in a shopping centre in Bangkok. (Image: AFP)

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 A man with his 28-feet (8.5m) long moustache, poses with national flags at Bikaner. (Image: AFP)
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A man with his 28-feet (8.5m) long moustache, poses with national flags at Bikaner. (Image: AFP)

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 A devotee of Lord Shiva performs with a snake on the bank of the river Ganges during the holy month of Shravan, in Allahabad. (Image: AFP)
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A devotee of Lord Shiva performs with a snake on the bank of the river Ganges during the holy month of Shravan, in Allahabad. (Image: AFP)

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 A BASE jumper leaps from Kuala Lumpur Tower on a hazy day during International Jump Malaysia 2019 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. (Image: Reuters)
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A BASE jumper leaps from Kuala Lumpur Tower on a hazy day during International Jump Malaysia 2019 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. (Image: Reuters)

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 Massage therapist Abdel Rehim Saeid performs the 'fiery towel' method to ease a patient's muscle pain in Gharbia, Egypt. (Image: Reuters)
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Massage therapist Abdel Rehim Saeid performs the 'fiery towel' method to ease a patient's muscle pain in Gharbia, Egypt. (Image: Reuters)

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 A model presents a creation by Etam during the Etam Live Show on the first day of the Paris Fashion Week, at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris. (Image: AFP)
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A model presents a creation by Etam during the Etam Live Show on the first day of the Paris Fashion Week, at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris. (Image: AFP)

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 Extreme sport athlete Andi Ardi walking on a tightrope at the height of 740 meters (2,427 ft.) on Mount Nglanggeran in Yogyakarta. (Image: AFP)
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Extreme sport athlete Andi Ardi walking on a tightrope at the height of 740 meters (2,427 ft.) on Mount Nglanggeran in Yogyakarta. (Image: AFP)

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 A participant of the international World Beard and Moustache Championships poses before taking part in one of the 17 categories of beard and moustache styles competing in Antwerp, Belgium. (Image: Reuters)
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A participant of the international World Beard and Moustache Championships poses before taking part in one of the 17 categories of beard and moustache styles competing in Antwerp, Belgium. (Image: Reuters)

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 The world's first real Lego car with engine - presented at Lego House in Billund, Denmark. (Image: AFP)
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The world's first real Lego car with engine - presented at Lego House in Billund, Denmark. (Image: AFP)

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 A Donald Trump themed toilet brush displayed at a home in Shanghai. The brushes, which sell for 23 Yuan (US $3.34) have become popular on online shopping platforms since a trade war between the US and China escalated in the past week. (Image: AFP)
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A Donald Trump themed toilet brush displayed at a home in Shanghai. The brushes, which sell for 23 Yuan (US $3.34) have become popular on online shopping platforms since a trade war between the US and China escalated in the past week. (Image: AFP)

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 A dog named Luna enjoys a water hose in Denmark. (Image: AFP)
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A dog named Luna enjoys a water hose in Denmark. (Image: AFP)

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 People visit the so-called 'Giant's Summer Residence' attraction at a park in the Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk, Russia. (Image: Reuters)
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People visit the so-called 'Giant's Summer Residence' attraction at a park in the Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk, Russia. (Image: Reuters)

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 The Louvre Pyramid in front of the Louvre museum in Paris is seen through soap bubbles. (Image: AFP)
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The Louvre Pyramid in front of the Louvre museum in Paris is seen through soap bubbles. (Image: AFP)

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 Russian blogger and actor Roman Pritula poses for a picture with his 'Dogmobile' which was created from an old Volkswagen Transporter and resembles a van from the movie 'Dumb and Dumber' near the Smolny Cathedral in Saint Petersburg, Russia. (Image: Reuters)
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Russian blogger and actor Roman Pritula poses for a picture with his 'Dogmobile' which was created from an old Volkswagen Transporter and resembles a van from the movie 'Dumb and Dumber' near the Smolny Cathedral in Saint Petersburg, Russia. (Image: Reuters)

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 A heifer jumps over participants in the bullring after the second bullrun the San Fermin festival in Pamplona, Spain. (Image: AFP)
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A heifer jumps over participants in the bullring after the second bullrun the San Fermin festival in Pamplona, Spain. (Image: AFP)

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 A man dressed as a clown poses for a photo inside a Colombian Air Force helicopter, during the F-Air Colombia 2019 air festival in Rionegro, Colombia. (Image: Reuters)
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A man dressed as a clown poses for a photo inside a Colombian Air Force helicopter, during the F-Air Colombia 2019 air festival in Rionegro, Colombia. (Image: Reuters)

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 A devotee dressed as Goddess Maha Kali performs in a street during the Bonalu festival procession at the Sri Ujjaini Mahakali Temple in Secunderabad. (Image: AFP)
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A devotee dressed as Goddess Maha Kali performs in a street during the Bonalu festival procession at the Sri Ujjaini Mahakali Temple in Secunderabad. (Image: AFP)

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 Enthusiasts dressed as comic characters Iron Man, Cat woman, Harley Quinn from New 52 comics and Nightmare Batman, during the Manchester Comic Con event as some thousands of comic devotees gather in Manchester, England. (Image: Reuters)
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Enthusiasts dressed as comic characters Iron Man, Cat woman, Harley Quinn from New 52 comics and Nightmare Batman, during the Manchester Comic Con event as some thousands of comic devotees gather in Manchester, England. (Image: Reuters)

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 People dressed like Kate Bush take part in 'The Most Wuthering Heights Day Ever' flash mob in Berlin , Germany. (Image: Reuters)
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People dressed like Kate Bush take part in 'The Most Wuthering Heights Day Ever' flash mob in Berlin , Germany. (Image: Reuters)

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 French Army soldiers hold anti-drone guns during the traditional Bastille Day military parade on the Champs-Elysees Avenue in Paris, France. (Image: Reuters)
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French Army soldiers hold anti-drone guns during the traditional Bastille Day military parade on the Champs-Elysees Avenue in Paris, France. (Image: Reuters)

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 Paddlers take part in the Fontanka-SUP stand up paddle boarding festival in Saint Petersburg, Russia. (Image: Reuters)
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Paddlers take part in the Fontanka-SUP stand up paddle boarding festival in Saint Petersburg, Russia. (Image: Reuters)

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 Artist Emmanuel Bez aka Manolo of the Theatre du Centaure performs with a horse at the Gare de l'Est train station in Paris, France. (Image: Reuters)
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Artist Emmanuel Bez aka Manolo of the Theatre du Centaure performs with a horse at the Gare de l'Est train station in Paris, France. (Image: Reuters)

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 French inventor Franky Zapata flies on a Flyboard during a demonstration as he prepares to cross the English channel from Sangatte in France to Dover, at the Saint-Inglevert aerodrome near Calais, France. (Image: Reuters)
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French inventor Franky Zapata flies on a Flyboard during a demonstration as he prepares to cross the English channel from Sangatte in France to Dover, at the Saint-Inglevert aerodrome near Calais, France. (Image: Reuters)

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 Attendees of the pop culture festival Comic Con International arrive in costume for opening night in San Diego, California. (Image: Reuters)
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Attendees of the pop culture festival Comic Con International arrive in costume for opening night in San Diego, California. (Image: Reuters)

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 A reveller with a mythological character mask and holding a baby takes part in a parade marking the start of the festival of the Divino Salvador del Mundo in San Salvador. (Image: AFP)
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A reveller with a mythological character mask and holding a baby takes part in a parade marking the start of the festival of the Divino Salvador del Mundo in San Salvador. (Image: AFP)

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 A performer smeared in silt holds Indian national flags as he draws attention of the public for the recent flood disasters and its victims, during the India's 73rd Independence Day in Bengaluru. (Image: AFP)
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A performer smeared in silt holds Indian national flags as he draws attention of the public for the recent flood disasters and its victims, during the India's 73rd Independence Day in Bengaluru. (Image: AFP)

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 Palestinian men perform fire breathing on the beach as an entertainment for children during the summer vacation in Gaza City. (Image: AFP)
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Palestinian men perform fire breathing on the beach as an entertainment for children during the summer vacation in Gaza City. (Image: AFP)

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 US President Donald Trump speaks during the annual White House Easter Egg Roll on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington. (Image: AFP)
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US President Donald Trump speaks during the annual White House Easter Egg Roll on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington. (Image: AFP)

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 A woman works on an eagle sculpture made of pumpkins at a farm in Mechernich, Germany. (Image: AP)
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A woman works on an eagle sculpture made of pumpkins at a farm in Mechernich, Germany. (Image: AP)

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 An actor performs during a parade honoring Colombia's Independence Bicentennial, part of Summer Festival celebrations in Bogota. (Image: AFP)
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An actor performs during a parade honoring Colombia's Independence Bicentennial, part of Summer Festival celebrations in Bogota. (Image: AFP)

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 Genoa's Italian defender Paolo Ghiglione eyes the ball during the football match at the Olympic stadium in Rome. (Image: AFP)
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Genoa's Italian defender Paolo Ghiglione eyes the ball during the football match at the Olympic stadium in Rome. (Image: AFP)

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 A man carries his wife while racing at the Wife Carrying competition to mark the City Day in Krasnoyarsk, Russia. (Image: Reuters)
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A man carries his wife while racing at the Wife Carrying competition to mark the City Day in Krasnoyarsk, Russia. (Image: Reuters)

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 A street performer walks past the London Eye in hot weather on Westminster bridge in London, Britain. (Image: Reuters)
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A street performer walks past the London Eye in hot weather on Westminster bridge in London, Britain. (Image: Reuters)

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 Tourist Amy Powers is approached by 'Walker' Matthew Tomlin during The Walking Dead Tour of a Season 3 location of the AMC production in Haralson, Georgia. (Image: Reuters)
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Tourist Amy Powers is approached by 'Walker' Matthew Tomlin during The Walking Dead Tour of a Season 3 location of the AMC production in Haralson, Georgia. (Image: Reuters)

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 Cyclists ride the 'Space Bikes' attraction on the eve of the World Bicycle Day in Brussels, Belgium. (Image: Reuters)
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Cyclists ride the 'Space Bikes' attraction on the eve of the World Bicycle Day in Brussels, Belgium. (Image: Reuters)

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 Revellers play inside tomato pulp during the annual 'Tomatina' (tomato fight) in Sutamarchan province in Boyaca, Colombia. (Image: Reuters)
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Revellers play inside tomato pulp during the annual 'Tomatina' (tomato fight) in Sutamarchan province in Boyaca, Colombia. (Image: Reuters)

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 A model presents creations during the University of Westminster MA catwalk show at London Fashion Week Men's in London, Britain. (Image: Reuters)
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A model presents creations during the University of Westminster MA catwalk show at London Fashion Week Men's in London, Britain. (Image: Reuters)

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 Men perform high-wire stunts on a tightrope in the Shiniuzhai national geological park in Yueyang, Hunan province, China. (Image: Reuters)
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Men perform high-wire stunts on a tightrope in the Shiniuzhai national geological park in Yueyang, Hunan province, China. (Image: Reuters)

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 Puerto Rican performance group Poncili Creacion marches up 5th Avenue during Puerto Rican Day Parade in Manhattan, New York. (Image: Reuters)
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Puerto Rican performance group Poncili Creacion marches up 5th Avenue during Puerto Rican Day Parade in Manhattan, New York. (Image: Reuters)

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 People rest on a swing made in the form of mammoth tusks, during a hot summer day, by the Kacha river in Krasnoyarsk, Russia. (Image: Reuters)
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People rest on a swing made in the form of mammoth tusks, during a hot summer day, by the Kacha river in Krasnoyarsk, Russia. (Image: Reuters)

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 An attendee, dressed as Penguin from Batman movie, poses for photographs during Comic Con Colombia in Bogota, Colombia. (Image: Reuters)
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An attendee, dressed as Penguin from Batman movie, poses for photographs during Comic Con Colombia in Bogota, Colombia. (Image: Reuters)

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 A man carries a dismantled car on a cycle rickshaw to a scrapyard in Ahmedabad. (Image: Reuters)
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A man carries a dismantled car on a cycle rickshaw to a scrapyard in Ahmedabad. (Image: Reuters)

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 A Palestinian man washes his horse in the waters of the Mediterranean Sea as people swim on a hot day in the northern Gaza Strip. (Image: Reuters)
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A Palestinian man washes his horse in the waters of the Mediterranean Sea as people swim on a hot day in the northern Gaza Strip. (Image: Reuters)

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 A participant attends a regional tractor racing competition Bizon-Track-Show outside of Rostov-on-Don, Russia. (Image: Reuters)
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A participant attends a regional tractor racing competition Bizon-Track-Show outside of Rostov-on-Don, Russia. (Image: Reuters)

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 Dogs play on the beach at Shingle Street, Suffolk, Britain. (Image: Reuters)
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Dogs play on the beach at Shingle Street, Suffolk, Britain. (Image: Reuters)

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 Boys contort their faces as they participate in a game where they need to slide a coin from their forehead to their mouth to win, during the annual Feast Day of St. Rita of Cascia in Manila. (Image: AFP)
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Boys contort their faces as they participate in a game where they need to slide a coin from their forehead to their mouth to win, during the annual Feast Day of St. Rita of Cascia in Manila. (Image: AFP)

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 Ezra Miller arrives for the 2019 Met Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. (Image: AFP)
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Ezra Miller arrives for the 2019 Met Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. (Image: AFP)

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 Pope Francis wears a boy hat as he poses with a group of children at the Saint Peter's square, in the Vatican. (Image: AFP)
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Pope Francis wears a boy hat as he poses with a group of children at the Saint Peter's square, in the Vatican. (Image: AFP)

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 An alligator lies on a runway tarmac before being safely carried off the property of MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa, Florida. (Image: Reuters)
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An alligator lies on a runway tarmac before being safely carried off the property of MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa, Florida. (Image: Reuters)

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 A woman supports her fellow plebes (freshmen) as they build a human pyramid to climb the 21-foot vegetable-shortening covered Herndon Monument at the US Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland. (Image: Reuters)
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A woman supports her fellow plebes (freshmen) as they build a human pyramid to climb the 21-foot vegetable-shortening covered Herndon Monument at the US Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland. (Image: Reuters)

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 An actor dressed as Tyrion Lannister, poses for photographers with fake severed head before the screening of final episode of Game of Thrones on 20-meter-high screen at RZD Arena in Moscow, Russia. (Image: Reuters)
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An actor dressed as Tyrion Lannister, poses for photographers with fake severed head before the screening of final episode of Game of Thrones on 20-meter-high screen at RZD Arena in Moscow, Russia. (Image: Reuters)

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 A guest arrives for the screening of 'Dolor Y Gloria' at the 72nd edition of the Cannes Film Festival in Cannes. (Image: AFP)
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A guest arrives for the screening of 'Dolor Y Gloria' at the 72nd edition of the Cannes Film Festival in Cannes. (Image: AFP)

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 Russian SU-25 assault aircrafts release smoke in the colours of the Russian flag while flying over Moscow's Kremlin Borovitskaya tower during a rehearsal for the Victory Day military parade in Moscow. (Image: AFP)
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Russian SU-25 assault aircrafts release smoke in the colours of the Russian flag while flying over Moscow's Kremlin Borovitskaya tower during a rehearsal for the Victory Day military parade in Moscow. (Image: AFP)

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 A dog reacts as it examines an advertising mannequin of a dog during the dog exhibition in Kiev. (Image: AFP)
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A dog reacts as it examines an advertising mannequin of a dog during the dog exhibition in Kiev. (Image: AFP)

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 German Chancellor Angela Merkel receives a duck toy as she visits biotech company Centogene in Rostock, Germany. (Image: Reuters)
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel receives a duck toy as she visits biotech company Centogene in Rostock, Germany. (Image: Reuters)

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 An artist performs during the Night in the Museum, cultural event dedicated to the International Museum Day, in Almaty, Kazakhstan. (Image: Reuters)
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An artist performs during the Night in the Museum, cultural event dedicated to the International Museum Day, in Almaty, Kazakhstan. (Image: Reuters)

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 A motorcyclist performs during competitions at the 'H.O.G. Rally Minsk 2019' festival in Minsk, Belarus. (Image: Reuters)
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A motorcyclist performs during competitions at the 'H.O.G. Rally Minsk 2019' festival in Minsk, Belarus. (Image: Reuters)

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 A picture shows a mechanical lion that has been recreated 500 years after its invention by Leonardo da Vinci, at the Italian Cultural Institute in Paris. (Image: AFP)
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A picture shows a mechanical lion that has been recreated 500 years after its invention by Leonardo da Vinci, at the Italian Cultural Institute in Paris. (Image: AFP)

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 A dog with ears colored in pink is pictured in the city of Beppu, near Oita, know for its hot springs. (Image: AFP)
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A dog with ears colored in pink is pictured in the city of Beppu, near Oita, know for its hot springs. (Image: AFP)

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 An artist performs on Tverskaya street during celebrations marking the 872nd anniversary of the city of Moscow. (Image: AFP)
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An artist performs on Tverskaya street during celebrations marking the 872nd anniversary of the city of Moscow. (Image: AFP)

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 A woman dressed as Catrinas poses for a photo as she joins a parade on Mexico City's iconic Reforma avenue during celebrations for the Day of the Dead in Mexico. (Image: AP)
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A woman dressed as Catrinas poses for a photo as she joins a parade on Mexico City's iconic Reforma avenue during celebrations for the Day of the Dead in Mexico. (Image: AP)

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 A dog dressed in a dinosaur costume attends the Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade in Manhattan, New York. (Image: AFP)
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A dog dressed in a dinosaur costume attends the Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade in Manhattan, New York. (Image: AFP)

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 A woman and a child walk nex to a huge cardboard skull made by artisans in a street in the Tlahuac neighborhood, in Mexico City. (Image: AFP)
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A woman and a child walk nex to a huge cardboard skull made by artisans in a street in the Tlahuac neighborhood, in Mexico City. (Image: AFP)

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 A dog is dressed as a hotdog at the Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade in Manhattan, New York. (Image: AFP)
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A dog is dressed as a hotdog at the Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade in Manhattan, New York. (Image: AFP)

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 A serviceman of the Ukrainian special operation forces poses for a picture ahead of a cyber games tournament, part of a consumer electronics exhibition in Kiev, Ukraine. (Image: AFP)
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A serviceman of the Ukrainian special operation forces poses for a picture ahead of a cyber games tournament, part of a consumer electronics exhibition in Kiev, Ukraine. (Image: AFP)

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 A view of the Forest of Resonating Lamps at the teamLab Borderless exhibit at the MORI Building Digital Art Museum in Tokyo, Japan. (Image: Reuters)
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A view of the Forest of Resonating Lamps at the teamLab Borderless exhibit at the MORI Building Digital Art Museum in Tokyo, Japan. (Image: Reuters)

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 A northern goshawk is seen in an enclosure at a falcon centre of the All-Russian Research Institute of Environmental Protection in Moscow. (Image: AFP)
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A northern goshawk is seen in an enclosure at a falcon centre of the All-Russian Research Institute of Environmental Protection in Moscow. (Image: AFP)

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 Cosplayers arrive for the third day of the 2019 New York Comic Con at the Jacob Javits Center. (Image: AFP)
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Cosplayers arrive for the third day of the 2019 New York Comic Con at the Jacob Javits Center. (Image: AFP)

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 A woman lifts a pumpkin during a Halloween themed boot camp style workout, Stroller Strong Moms, geared towards moms in Arlington, Virginia. (Image: AFP)
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A woman lifts a pumpkin during a Halloween themed boot camp style workout, Stroller Strong Moms, geared towards moms in Arlington, Virginia. (Image: AFP)

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 An anti-government demonstrator sprays a fire extinguisher during clashes with police in Santiago, Chile. (Image: AP)
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An anti-government demonstrator sprays a fire extinguisher during clashes with police in Santiago, Chile. (Image: AP)

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 An employee poses with an enlarged model gun entitled 'James Bond's New Gun' designed by David Collins and Floris Van Den Broecke for Granda Publishing LTD. ,1977, expected to realize 3,000-5,000 GBP (3,850-6,500 USD) in the forthcoming Gold: The Midas Touch auction, at Sotheby's auction house in London. (Image: AFP)
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An employee poses with an enlarged model gun entitled 'James Bond's New Gun' designed by David Collins and Floris Van Den Broecke for Granda Publishing LTD. ,1977, expected to realize 3,000-5,000 GBP (3,850-6,500 USD) in the forthcoming Gold: The Midas Touch auction, at Sotheby's auction house in London. (Image: AFP)

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 A firefighter stops to look at a wall of fire while battling a grass fire on East Cypress Road in Knightsen, California. (Image: AP)
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A firefighter stops to look at a wall of fire while battling a grass fire on East Cypress Road in Knightsen, California. (Image: AP)

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 A man shows his piercings during the Sao Paulo Tattoo Week in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Image: AFP)
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A man shows his piercings during the Sao Paulo Tattoo Week in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Image: AFP)

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 A pet dog dressed as a crowned Miss Universe is photographed at a pet fashion show celebrating World Animals Day in Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines. (Image: Reuters)
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A pet dog dressed as a crowned Miss Universe is photographed at a pet fashion show celebrating World Animals Day in Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines. (Image: Reuters)

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 Big cat tamer Vitaliy Smolyanets, who lost his legs in a car accident in 2015, performs with a lioness during a show at the Donetsk State Circus in the rebel-controlled city of Donetsk, Ukraine. (Image: AFP)
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Big cat tamer Vitaliy Smolyanets, who lost his legs in a car accident in 2015, performs with a lioness during a show at the Donetsk State Circus in the rebel-controlled city of Donetsk, Ukraine. (Image: AFP)

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 Martial art professional Vispy Kharadi and his team members perform nine-layer bed of nails sandwich in Surat, in an attempt to reach the Guinness World of Records for the most layered bed of nails sandwich (1 inch). (Image: AFP)
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Martial art professional Vispy Kharadi and his team members perform nine-layer bed of nails sandwich in Surat, in an attempt to reach the Guinness World of Records for the most layered bed of nails sandwich (1 inch). (Image: AFP)

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 High school students interact with a stuffed Sumatran tiger, now used as a teaching aid, during a class on wildlife awareness and conservation issues in Lhoknga, Aceh province. (Image: AFP)
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High school students interact with a stuffed Sumatran tiger, now used as a teaching aid, during a class on wildlife awareness and conservation issues in Lhoknga, Aceh province. (Image: AFP)

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 A farmer kisses his buffalo after the victory during the annual buffalo fighting festival in Do Son coastal resort town, in Hai Phong, Vietnam. (Image: AFP)
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A farmer kisses his buffalo after the victory during the annual buffalo fighting festival in Do Son coastal resort town, in Hai Phong, Vietnam. (Image: AFP)

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 The volocopter, an electrically powered drone taxi, flies near the Mercedes-Benz museum in Stuttgart, southern Germany. (Image: AFP)
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The volocopter, an electrically powered drone taxi, flies near the Mercedes-Benz museum in Stuttgart, southern Germany. (Image: AFP)

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An actor performs during the preview of 'Halloween Horror Nights' at the Universal Studio on Sentosa Island in Singapore. (Image: AFP)

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A man stands next to the 'Ser Fronterizo' monument, a retired US school bus, which has been cut in half and erected to recognize the employees of assembly factories who use public transportation daily to get to work, in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico. (Image: Reuters)

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An artist dressed as Lord Hanuman performs a traditional folk dance during Holi festival celebrations at a temple in Amritsar. (Image: AFP)

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Cosplayer 'Kasan' dressed in the fantasy costume 'Rain cloud' performs during the Manga Comic Convention at the Leipzig International Book Fair in Leipzig, Germany. (Image: AP)

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People pass a contemporary artwork in central Tbilisi. (Image: AFP)

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A performer holds the Union and EU flags as he gestures near the Houses of Parliament in central London. (Image: AFP)

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A man dressed as St Patrick poses with a female Irish police officer as participants gather for the annual St Patricks Day parade through the city centre of Dublin. (Image: AFP)

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A cow feeds on grass in a field in the village of Sejnane in the northern Tunisian province of Bizerte, near Tunis. (Image: AFP)

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Kyrgyz dancers perform in an event gathering bedouins and nomads from around the world as part of the annual King Abdulaziz Camel Festival in Rumah desert, Riyadh. (Image: AFP)

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An effigy of British Prime Minister Theresa May passes by Downing Street during a Peoples Vote anti-Brexit march in London. (Image: AP)

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Runners take part in an Underpants Run on the banks of Danube river in Belgrade, while outside temperature approaches zero degree Celsius. (Image: AFP)

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A statue depicting "Hemarat al-Gayla" by Kuwaiti artist Bader al-Mansour at a gallery in Kuwait City. (Image: AFP)

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Participants are hit by a charging bull at the annual bull-wrestling event 'Jallikattu' in Tamil Nadu. (Image: AFP)

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Readly Express is washed before a training session with his trainer Timo Nurmos, one week before the Prix d'Amerique in France. (Image: AFP)

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A devotee pierced with spikes, flowers and limes attends the annual Hindu Thaipoosam Kavady festival held at Shree Emperumal Hindu Temple in Mount Edgecombe township, South Africa. (Image: AFP)

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Members of the Indian Army motorcycle team 'Daredevils' perform during the Army Day parade in New Delhi. (Image: AFP)

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A man poses for a photo before the Devils parade at the Devils Carnival, in Riosucio, Colombia. (Image: AFP)

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A dog wearing a coat yawns in Berlin. (Image: AFP)

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A reveller takes part in the "The Castaneda Family" parade in Pasto, Colombia. (Image: AFP)

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A Short Haired Dachshund poses for photos on the Top of the Rock Observation Deck in New York. (Image: AFP)

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel has taken seat to lead the weekly cabinet meeting in Berlin. (Image: AFP)

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A sketch of the "Eyes of the Sky" project by Land Art and designed by French architect and urbanist Antoine Grumbach, with the support of ECT, in Villeneuve-sous-Dammartin near Paris. (Image: AFP)

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A girl plays on the glass skywalk on the 78th floor of the King Power Mahanakhon skyscraper, Bangkok's highest observation deck. (Image: AFP)

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A competitor emerges from muddy water as he negotiates a water obstacle in the Tough Guy endurance event near Wolverhampton, central England. (Image: AFP)

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People are captured by FLIR (Forward-Looking Infrared) HD Thermal Imaging Cameras as they walk near the FLIR exhibit at the Las Vegas Convention Center during CES 2019 in Las Vegas. (Image: AFP)

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A group of people make a selfie picture with an owl graffiti drawing on the background in central Moscow. (Image: AFP)

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Polly, a 5-year-old dog and its master Nir practice surfing during the Men's QS 3,000 of the World Surf League qualification in the Israeli coastal city of Netanya. (Image: AFP)

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Participants in the 18th Annual "No Pants Subway Ride" travel in the subway in New York. (Image: AFP)

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A reveller in costume poses before the start of the "La Vijanera" carnival in Silio in the northern Spanish province of Cantabria. (Image: AFP)

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A competitor makes their way through fire as they take part in the Tough Guy endurance event near Wolverhampton, central England. (Image: AFP)

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Longhorn steers lead the National Western Stock Show Kick-Off Parade up 17th Avenue in Denver, Colorad. (Image: AFP)

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A man walks inside of a luxury shop in Beijing. (Image: AFP)

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Traditional dancers from Tamil Nadu prepare themselves as they wait to perform during a press preview in New Delhi. (Image: AFP)

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A model presents a creation during the Xander Zhou catwalk show on the second day of the Autumn/Winter 2019 London Fashion Week Men's fashion event in London. (Image: AFP)

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A model displays an outfit of Spanish designer Agatha Ruiz De La Prada's Autumn/Winter 2019 collection during the Madrid's Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in Madrid. (Image: AFP)

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 Mookkie, a smart pet feeder which recognizes individual animals, is displayed during a press event for CES 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Image: AFP)
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Mookkie, a smart pet feeder which recognizes individual animals, is displayed during a press event for CES 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Image: AFP)

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 Hundred of inhabitants of Chiapa de Corzo, in Chiapas state, southern Mexico dance as Parachicos. (Image: AFP)
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Hundred of inhabitants of Chiapa de Corzo, in Chiapas state, southern Mexico dance as Parachicos. (Image: AFP)

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 Venezuelan artist Deborah Castillo performs
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Venezuelan artist Deborah Castillo performs "Lamezuela" (a word game with Venezuela and the Spanish expression "lame suela" meaning bootlicker) -- in which she licks the boots of three men dressed as a policeman, a politician and a member of the military, as a form of protest against totalitarian regimes and oppression-- in the framework of the "6th International Theatre Exhibition of Sao Paulo" at Paulista avenue, in downtown Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Image: AFP)

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A carnival float depicting US president Donald Trump as a bull during the preparations for the Rose Monday's carnival parade. (Image: AFP)

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A woman uses a mobile phone while waiting for customers in her fabric shop at a market in Yangon. (Image: AFP)

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Two children interact with a giant doll during the annual New York Toy Fair in New York City. (Image: AFP)

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An Indian gymnast performs at the Mallakhamb World Championships in Mumbai. (Image: AFP)

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A cosplayer dressed as part Spiderman part Venom poses during Comic-Con in San Diego, California. (Image: AFP)

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A Malayan sun bear standing on a rock at the Taipei Zoo. (Image: AFP)

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Noah Ifezue, from Boston, poses at the Super Bowl Experience at the World Congress Center in Atlanta, Georgia. (Image: AFP)

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Traditional dancers perform at Suraj Kund, an annual arts and crafts fair in Faridabad, near New Delhi. (Image: AFP)

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Workers unload an idol of Lord Ganesh from a passenger train ahead of the upcoming 'Ganesh Chaturthi' festival, in Chennai. (Image: AFP)

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A couple poses for a selfie with giant salvaged busts of former US Presidents in Williamsburg, Virginia. (Image: AFP)

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A youth loses his balance in 'dahi-handi' event during 'Janmashtami' festival celebrations in Ahmedabad. (Image: AFP)

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 Team Oracle, Hall of Fame Air Show Performer Sean D. Tucker and Jessy Panzer fly their aircrafts over Chicago as they prepare for the 61th annual Chicago Air and Water Show in Illinois. (Image: AFP)
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Team Oracle, Hall of Fame Air Show Performer Sean D. Tucker and Jessy Panzer fly their aircrafts over Chicago as they prepare for the 61th annual Chicago Air and Water Show in Illinois. (Image: AFP)

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The full moon rises behind the statue of the mythological Pegasus in the city of Corinth, west of Athens. (Image: AFP)

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 A man takes a selfie with a goat after Eid al-Adha prayers at the Khairuddin Mosque in Amritsar. (Image: AFP)
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A man takes a selfie with a goat after Eid al-Adha prayers at the Khairuddin Mosque in Amritsar. (Image: AFP)

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 Two giant oarfish displayed at the aquarium in Toyama Prefecture. - Two rare oarfish, giant deep-sea serpents long believed by locals to be a harbinger of earthquakes and tsunamis, have been caught off the Japanese island of Okinawa. (Image: AFP)
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Two giant oarfish displayed at the aquarium in Toyama Prefecture. - Two rare oarfish, giant deep-sea serpents long believed by locals to be a harbinger of earthquakes and tsunamis, have been caught off the Japanese island of Okinawa. (Image: AFP)

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 Hong Kong actress Lana Wong is dressed in Pig costume as she gathers with worshippers at the Wong Tai Sin Temple to welcome in the Lunar New Year of the Pig in Hong Kong. (Image: AFP)
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Hong Kong actress Lana Wong is dressed in Pig costume as she gathers with worshippers at the Wong Tai Sin Temple to welcome in the Lunar New Year of the Pig in Hong Kong. (Image: AFP)

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Best Actor winner for "Bohemian Rhapsody" Rami Malek attends the 91st Annual Academy Awards Governors Ball at the Hollywood & Highland Center in Hollywood, California. (Image: AFP)

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An Egyptian zoo keeper feeds a bear at Giza Zoo in Cairo. (Image: AFP)

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Decorated boats with revellers move on the Grand Canal during the opening regatta of the Venice Carnival. (Image: AFP)

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 Members of Marla Brodsky's sled dog team sit and wait in the transport truck during the second annual Blue Mountain Sled Dog and North Country Musher's mid distance Sled Dog Race in New Hampshire. (Image: AFP)
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Members of Marla Brodsky's sled dog team sit and wait in the transport truck during the second annual Blue Mountain Sled Dog and North Country Musher's mid distance Sled Dog Race in New Hampshire. (Image: AFP)

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 A dog, dressed up for a show, sits backstage at the 16th annual New York Pet Fashion Show in New York City. (Image: AFP)
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A dog, dressed up for a show, sits backstage at the 16th annual New York Pet Fashion Show in New York City. (Image: AFP)

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A man receives a blessing from a temple elephant at a Hindu Spiritual and Service Fair, in Chennai. (Image: AFP)

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A handler stands with his alpaca as they are judged at the British Alpaca Society National Show held at The International Centre in Telford, central England. (Image: AFP)

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 Spectators watch the burning of a twenty-meter high structure built of wood pallets and representing the Bastille fortress, the symbol of the 1789 French Revolution, as Russians celebrate Maslenitsa near Moscow. (Image: AFP)
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Spectators watch the burning of a twenty-meter high structure built of wood pallets and representing the Bastille fortress, the symbol of the 1789 French Revolution, as Russians celebrate Maslenitsa near Moscow. (Image: AFP)

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A gallery assistant poses with a Babylonian cuneiform kudurru (boundary stone) which was looted from Iraq at the British Museum in London. (Image: AFP)

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 A supporter of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) wearing a mask of Prime Minister Narendra Modi checks his mobile phone as he attends an election campaign rally being addressed by Modi in Meerut. (Image: Reuters)
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A supporter of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) wearing a mask of Prime Minister Narendra Modi checks his mobile phone as he attends an election campaign rally being addressed by Modi in Meerut. (Image: Reuters)

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A reveller takes part in the "Bloco da Lama", a mud carnival party, in Paraty, Rio de Janeiro state, Brazil. (Image: AFP)

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People visit an installation sculpture of a crashed plane by artist Randy Polumbo, on the first day of the Bombay Beach Biennale in Bombay Beach, California. (Image: AFP)

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A man is lying with pigeons on the "Promenade des anglais" on the French riviera's city of Nice. (Image: AFP)

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An orphan elephant is fed with milk by a keeper at the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust (DSWT) elephant orphanage in Nairobi, Kenya. (Image: AFP)

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Fans take pictures of the 'KAWS:HOLIDAY' 'Companion', at the waterfront of the Victoria Harbour after the opening ceremony for its exhibition in Hong Kong. (Image: AP)

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A student has her picture taken with a King Kong sculpture made out of straw in the northern Thai province of Chiang Mai. (Image: AFP)

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 A team of hunters with the Big Cypress National Preserve in Ochopee, Florida holding a female python measuring over 17 feet in length and weighing 140 pounds with 73 developing eggs. (Image: AFP/National Park Service)
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A team of hunters with the Big Cypress National Preserve in Ochopee, Florida holding a female python measuring over 17 feet in length and weighing 140 pounds with 73 developing eggs. (Image: AFP/National Park Service)

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 A visitor looks at the artwork 'strange fruit' by artist Gil Shachar at the Art Cologne fair in Germany. (Image: AP)
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A visitor looks at the artwork 'strange fruit' by artist Gil Shachar at the Art Cologne fair in Germany. (Image: AP)

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 Visitors watch white whales make a heart shape with trainers during a show at Haichang Ocean Park in Shanghai, China. (Image: AP)
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Visitors watch white whales make a heart shape with trainers during a show at Haichang Ocean Park in Shanghai, China. (Image: AP)

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 A costumed participant marches during the Easter Parade and Bonnet Festival in New York. (Image: AP)
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A costumed participant marches during the Easter Parade and Bonnet Festival in New York. (Image: AP)

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 A Nepali Army's trained dog performs as it takes part in the Ghode Jatra (horse race) festival in Kathmandu. (Image: AFP)
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A Nepali Army's trained dog performs as it takes part in the Ghode Jatra (horse race) festival in Kathmandu. (Image: AFP)

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 'Veeragase' folk artists of Karnataka dressed as deities take part in a rally during 'Mahaveer Jayanthi' festival celebrations, in Bengaluru. (Image: AFP)
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'Veeragase' folk artists of Karnataka dressed as deities take part in a rally during 'Mahaveer Jayanthi' festival celebrations, in Bengaluru. (Image: AFP)

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A picture shows a balanced sculpture built during the European Stone Stacking Championships 2019 in Dunbar, Scotland. (Image: AFP)

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A costumed participant skies on a pool as part of the 'Californication 9.0' humoristic competition, marking the end of the winter season in Minsk. (Image: AFP)

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 China's Wang Manyu returns the ball to Romania's Elizabeta Samara during their women's single match at the ITTF World Table Tennis Championships in Budapest. (Image: AFP)
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China's Wang Manyu returns the ball to Romania's Elizabeta Samara during their women's single match at the ITTF World Table Tennis Championships in Budapest. (Image: AFP)

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 Manchester City's English defender Kyle Walker sprays water onto the pitch during the English Premier League football match in Manchester. (Image: AFP)
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Manchester City's English defender Kyle Walker sprays water onto the pitch during the English Premier League football match in Manchester. (Image: AFP)

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A competitor in a vehicle that looks like a pig steers through an obstacle course during the Red Bull Soapbox Race in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Image: AP)

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A horse crawls under the tail of another horse in their meadow in southern Germany. (Image: AFP)

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 UCLA's Brielle Nguyen performs on the beam during the NCAA college women's gymnastics championship in Texas.(Image: AP)
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UCLA's Brielle Nguyen performs on the beam during the NCAA college women's gymnastics championship in Texas.(Image: AP)

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 A Ford virtual reality booth is seen during the press preview days of the 2019 New York International Auto Show at the Javits Center in New York. (Image: AFP)
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A Ford virtual reality booth is seen during the press preview days of the 2019 New York International Auto Show at the Javits Center in New York. (Image: AFP)

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 A man holds two dogs wearing decorated hats during the annual NYC Easter Parade and Bonnet Festival in Manhattan. (Image: AFP)
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A man holds two dogs wearing decorated hats during the annual NYC Easter Parade and Bonnet Festival in Manhattan. (Image: AFP)

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 A skeleton is carried past the Winston Churchill statue as demonstrators take part in a 'Funeral Procession' during a climate protest in Parliament Square in London. (Image: AP)
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A skeleton is carried past the Winston Churchill statue as demonstrators take part in a 'Funeral Procession' during a climate protest in Parliament Square in London. (Image: AP)

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A visitor jumps to pose for a photo behind a display at the the Unko ("poop" in Japanese) museum in Yokohama, Japan. (Image: Reuters)

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 A costumed participant marches during the Easter Parade and Bonnet Festival, in New York. (Image: AP)
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A costumed participant marches during the Easter Parade and Bonnet Festival, in New York. (Image: AP)

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 Italy's Marina Piredda performs her women's free program routine during the ISU World Team Trophy Figure Skating competition in Japan. (Image: AP)
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Italy's Marina Piredda performs her women's free program routine during the ISU World Team Trophy Figure Skating competition in Japan. (Image: AP)

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 A Chinese navy chorus performs during a concert featuring Chinese and foreign military bands in Qingdao. (Image: AP)
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A Chinese navy chorus performs during a concert featuring Chinese and foreign military bands in Qingdao. (Image: AP)

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 Dallas Stars goaltender Ben Bishopis pushed into the net by Ben Lovejoy who helps defend against a pressure from Nashville Predators' Colton Sissons in NHL hockey first-round playoff series in Dallas. (Image: AP)
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Dallas Stars goaltender Ben Bishopis pushed into the net by Ben Lovejoy who helps defend against a pressure from Nashville Predators' Colton Sissons in NHL hockey first-round playoff series in Dallas. (Image: AP)

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