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Activists from the Internet Party of Ukraine, dressed as Star Wars characters, hold a party congress in Kiev. The party announced that its leader 'Darth Vader' has registered as a candidate for Ukraine's May 25 presidential electionReuters
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Lady Gaga arrives at Roseland Ballroom in New York CityGetty
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Show host Mark Wahlberg gets slimed on stage at the 27th Annual Kids' Choice Awards in Los AngelesReuters
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Rugby fans wearing masks cheer during the second day of the three-day Hong Kong Sevens rugby tournamentReuters
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The New Zealand team perform the Haka after winning the Cup Final between England and New Zealand during the 2014 Hong Kong SevensGetty
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Boca Juniors players pose with a protest banner before their Argentine first division football match against River Plate in Buenos AiresAFP
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People play football on Ipanema beach in Rio de JaneiroReuters
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Someone walks past the Soldier and Sailor memorial in the Crimean port town of SevastopolReuters
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The Shanghai World Financial Centre, Shanghai Tower and Jin Mao Tower are seen during Earth HourReuters
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A photo of the Las Vegas High Roller, which opens today. At 550 feet, it is is the highest observation wheel in the world – 8 feet higher than the Singapore Flyer and 107 feet taller than the London EyeGetty
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Amphibious assault vehicles of the South Korean Marine Corps throw smoke bombs as they move towards shore during a US-South Korea joint landing operation drill in PohangReuters
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Supporters of Turkey's Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan turn on their mobile phones as they celebrate his election victory in front of the party headquarters in AnkaraReuters
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Turkey's Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan greets his supporters with members of his family in AnkaraReuters
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A Palestinian woman reacts after an Israeli border police officer sprayed her with tear gas during confrontations at a Land Day protest outside Jerusalem's Old CityReuters
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A woman carries her crying child as she queues to receive her polling card at a voter registration centre in Kabul. The Afghan presidential elections will be held on April 5Reuters
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An Afghan woman walks past a wall painted with a mural encouraging people to vote in Kandahar provinceReuters
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Protesters hold up a large Catalan independence flag as they demonstrate against the government's Ebro River Basin Management Plan in DeltebreReuters
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Weapons of victims are placed by the road as security forces inspect a bomb attack that killed two policemen and wounded three others in the province of Narathiwat, ThailandReuters