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American golfer Scott Stallings's son Finn plays during the Par 3 Contest prior the start of the 78th Masters Golf Tournament at AugustaAFP
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A swimmer balances a cup on her head during a training session in Chartres, on the eve of the first day of the French swimming championshipsAFP
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Camille Muffat powers her way to win the women's 100m freestyle final during the French Swimming championships in ChartresAFP
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Prince George plays with his mother's hair on his first official engagement during their royal tour of New ZealandMarty Melville/AFP
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Prince William and Kate Middleton are greeted by a Maori man with a tattooed bare bottomAFP
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Prince William picks up a dart during a Maori welcoming ceremony at Government House in WellingtonAFP
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Prince William meets children in the crowd after laying a wreath with his wife at the war memorial in Seymour SquareReuters
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Prince William holds an umbrella above his wife and then spills water on her before boarding two America's Cup yachts on Auckland HarbourReuters
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A veteran awaits the arrival of Prince William and Kate Middleton at the Blenheim War Memorial in New ZealandGetty
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The President of Ireland Michael D Higgins is dwarfed by troops of the Queen's Company, Grenadier Guards as he inspects the guard at honour during the first-ever state visit to Britain by an Irish head of stateReuters
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The Queen laughs at Windsor Castle as she bids farewell to Irish President Michael D Higgins and his wife Sabina at the end of their official visitAFP
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Ukip leader Nigel Farage arrives to speak at a meeting at Old Basing Village Hall in BasingstokeGetty
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Girls look at their hands after shaking hands with US President Barack Obama at Bladensburg High School in Bladensburg, MarylandReuters
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Fans record Lady Gaga as she performs onstage at Roseland Ballroom in New York CityGetty
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People visit an upside-down home, a tourist attraction, in St PetersburgReuters
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Aerial view of flower fields near the Keukenhof park, also known as the Garden of Europe, in Lisse, NetherlandsReuters
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Newlyweds Flor Perez and Jose Ramirez kiss in front of "Cupid's Span", a sculpture by Claes Oldenburg and Coosje van Bruggen, in San FranciscoReuters
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A performer dressed as the Hindu goddess Kali participates in a procession to celebrate the Ram Navami festival in Allahabad, IndiaAFP
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A boy prays during a Buddhist novice ordination ceremony in Mae Hong Son, ThailandGetty
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Assistants use incense and cigarettes to drive bees away from She Ping's face. He covered himself in more than 460,000 drones, weighing over 45 kg (99 lbs)Reuters
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Competitors attend the 2nd Russian Beard and Moustache Championships in MoscowReuters
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Twin polar bear cubs play in their enclosure at Hellabrunn zoo in Munich. The two cubs have now been named – Nela and NobbyReuters
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King and Zoe, twin brown bear cubs, play in their enclosure at Juraparc animal park near Vallorbe, SwitzerlandReuters
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Seven-month-old giant panda Xing Bao explores its new enclosure at the zoo in MadridAFP
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Jimmel, an owl-faced monkey, protects her one-month old baby at the zoo in AntwerpReuters
songkran elephant
A tourist reacts as an elephant sprays her with water in celebration of the Songkran water festival in Thailand's Ayutthaya province. Songkran marks the start of Thailand's New YearReuters
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Hungarian women cast their ballots inside a polling station during parliamentary elections in Veresegyhaza near BudapestReuters
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Afghan women look for brooms at a roadside shop in HeratAFP
smallest woman
Jyoti Amge, 20, the shortest woman in the world and a first-time voter, shows her voting card and ink-marked finger after casting her vote in Nagpur, IndiaReuters
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Politicians come to blows during a session of the parliament in Kiev, UkraineReuters
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A pro-Russia protester stands at a barricade outside a regional government building in Donetsk, eastern UkraineReuters
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Street cleaners sweep away bullet cases as they remove rubbish and a barricade erected by pro-Russian protesters near a building of the state security service in Donetsk, eastern UkraineReuters
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Kenyan men try to put out a fire caused by an electrical fault at the Deep Sea slum in NairobiAFP
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Men rescue a boy from under the rubble of a building after what activists said was a barrel bomb attack by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar Al-Assad in Al-Shaar neighbourhood of AleppoReuters