Sumo wrestlers compete during the annual 'Honozumo' ceremonial sumo tournament dedicated to the Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo, Japan

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Sumo wrestlers compete during the annual ‘Honozumo’ ceremonial sumo tournament dedicated to the Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo

Peak Tourist Season Begins in Turkey's Famous Cappadocia Region

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Tourists ride hot air balloons near the town of Goreme in Nevsehir, Turkey.

Afghanistan

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An Afghan burqa clad female health worker gives a vaccination to a child during a polio campaign in Kandahar, Afghanistan, on Monday

Greenpeace activists scale Nelson's colomn in protest over pollution levels.

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An activist from the enviromental oganisation Greenpeace attaches a replica gas mask to the face of the statue of Nelson on Nelson’s column during a protest in Trafalgar Square, London. Greenpeace activists scaled numerous statues across the capital to highlight dangerous levels of pollution.

 Bruno Araujo (C) celebrates with fellow congressmen

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Member of the Lower House of Congress, Bruno Araujo (C) celebrates with fellow congressmen after his vote in favor of the impeachment of President Dilma Rousseff was enough to confirm the process, in Brasilia, Brazil.

Female Kurdish Peshmerga attend their graduation ceremony at a police academy in Zakho

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Female Kurdish Peshmerga attend their graduation ceremony at a police academy in Zakho district of the Dohuk Governorate in Iraq

Mideast Israel Palestinians Land Day

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Palestinians run from tear gas fired by Israeli troops during a protest marking the 40th Land Day anniversary, outside Ofer military prison near the West Bank city of Ramallah, on Wednesday.

Tata Prepares To Sell British Steel Operation

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A man walks his dog on Aberavon beach in the shadow of the Tata Steel plant at Port Talbot on Wednesday. Indian owners Tata Steel put its British business up for sale yesterday, placing thousands of jobs at risk and hitting the already floundering UK steel industry.

Delivery men attend a training session in Shanghai

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Delivery men attend a training session in Shanghai, China, on Wednesday

A Pakistani camel-mounted military band

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A Pakistani camel-mounted military band performs during the Pakistan Day military parade in Islamabad on Wednesday

Brazil's President Rousseff takes a selfie with a man after a meeting with jurists at Planalto Palace in Brasilia

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Brazil’s President Dilma Rousseff takes a selfie with a man after a meeting with jurists at Planalto Palace in Brasilia.

Protesters stand in a fountain holding signs reading "World Water Day. Defend Public Water. No To Water Service Cuts" on the United Nations World Water Day, in Bilbao

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Protesters stand in a fountain holding signs reading “World Water Day. Defend Public Water. No To Water Service Cuts” on the United Nations World Water Day, in Bilbao.

India Widows Holi

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Hindu widows apply colour powder to each other during Holi celebrations at the Gopinath temple near New Delhi.

Passengers ride an escalator at Canary Wharf tube station in London

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Passengers ride an escalator at Canary Wharf tube station in London on Tuesday

Cheltenham Gallops

Horses exercising on the Gallops ahead of the Cheltenham Festival.

Philippine Military Academy graduation ceremony

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Filipino cadets marching during the graduation rites of the elite Philippine Military Academy (PMA), in the northern resort city of Baguio, Philippines.

Cyprus Carnival

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A child blowing confetti from her hands during a Carnival parade in Cyprus’ coastal city of Limassol

A partial solar eclipse is seen as a labourer works at a construction site in Phnom Penh, Cambodia

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A partial solar eclipse is seen as a labourer works at a construction site in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, on Wednesday

People watch a solar eclipse outside the planetarium in Jakarta, Indonesia

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People watch a solar eclipse outside the planetarium in Jakarta, Indonesia on Wednesday

Trott of Great Britain on her way to win gold in  the Women's Scratch Race Final at the UCI Track Cycling World Championships in London

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Laura Trott of Great Britain (C) on her way to win gold in the Women’s Scratch Race Final at the UCI Track Cycling World Championships in London.