French Tunisian Jewish women pray at the Ghriba synagogue in the Tunisian resort island of Djerba during the annual Jewish pilgrimage today. Djerba is home to one of the last Jewish communities in the Arab world
Police guard a polio vaccination team, during a three-day vaccination campaign in Karachi. Pakistan. Though new polio cases dropped to a nine-year low in 2015, attacks by Islamist militants against health workers and police guarding them remained a challenge for a UN-funded vaccination campaign.
A general view of a Neapolitan pizza made to break the world record for the longest pizza ever made, by making it a two kilometres margherita (16 inch wide) pizza stretching along the city waterfront, in Naples
A Kashmiri man sleeps in a boat along the algae-covered Anchar Lake on Thursday
Jury members taste a dish during the European Final of Bocuse dâOr cuisine contest in Budapest, Hungary
Bulgarian veterans from World War II attend a military parade at the Alexander Batemberg Square in Sofia, Bulgaria to celebrate Day of Bravery commemorations
Media members sit against the panoramic view of Kuala Lumpur from a skybox during a media preview at Kuala Lumpur Tower in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, today. Skybox, 421 metres above ground level will be the latest tourists attraction at Kuala Lumpur Tower, the 7th tallest freestanding tower in the world.
Girls perform on the stage of the Mangyongdae Children’s Palace in central Pyongyang, North Korea today
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Kashmiri Muslims pray as an unseen custodian displays a holy relic, believed to be a hair from the Prophet Muhammad’s beard, during celebrations for Miraj-Ul-Alam (ascension to heaven) at Kashmir’s main Hazratbal Shrine in Srinagar this morning
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Young South Korean novice monks play football under lotus lanterns during their training program entitled ‘Children Becoming Buddhist Monks’ at the Jogye Temple in Seoul today. A special temple-stay program for children to learn about Buddhism, including shaving their heads and wearing monk’s robes, continues for two weeks ahead of celebrations for Buddha’s birthday on May 14
Kyrgyz military personnel show their skills during an exercises at a military base, near Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
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Indian workers cheer during the opening of the Mondelez International facility in Sri City in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. The facility will produce approximately 60,000 tons of Cadbury Dairy Milk chocolate annually.
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Migrants ask for help as they are approached by the SOS Mediterranee’s ship Aquarius, off the coast of the Italian island of Lampedusa.
A worker checks pipes during the ceremony of arrival of first pipes of Trans-Adriatic Pipeline in Spitalle, near Durres, Albania,
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An Indian man dressed as Hindu Goddess Kali puts fire in his mouth during a procession to celebrate the Ram Navami festival in Allahabad, India
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Young Koreans wearing Hanbok (Korean traditional dress) take a selfie inside Gyeongbok Palace in Seoul, South Korea. There has been a trend in recent years for the young Koreans to wear the traditional Korean dress
Swiss Guards stand in St. Peter’s Square, prior to the start of the Easter mass celebrated by Pope Francis at the Vatican,
An Indian Christian girl watches another praying during Easter mass at a church in Gauhati, India
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A sea lion eats sardines at the Marineland theme park on the French riviera city of Antibes, southeastern France
Participants take part in the St Patrick’s Day parade on the streets of Dublin, Ireland