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    04/24/2018 - 00:03 - Princess Charlotte of Cambridge (L) turns to wave at the media as she is led in with her brother Prince George of Cambridge (R) by their father Britain's Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, (C) at the Lindo Wing of St Mary's Hospital in central London

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    04/23/2018 - 23:50 - Porto's Mexican midfielder Hector Herrera runs for the ball during the Portuguese league football match between FC Porto and Vitoria Setubal at the Dragao stadium in Porto

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    04/23/2018 - 23:48 - An Afghan man digs a grave for one of the 57 victims of a bomb blast before the burial a day after the attack on a voter registration centre in Kabul

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    04/23/2018 - 23:47 - Police officers stand near a body that is covered up after it was hit after a truck drove up on the curb and hit several pedestrians in Toronto, Ontario

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    04/23/2018 - 23:42 - A fireman battles a huge fire at a massive garbage dump in Yangon that has raged for hours blanketing a large part of the city under foul smelling smoke

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    04/23/2018 - 23:41 - Opposition supporters and deputies shout slogans as they gather at "May 13 Square" in Antananarivo to offer their condolences to the families of victims killed in protests on April 21

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    04/23/2018 - 22:40 - A convoy in Syria carrying opposition fighters and their families from the East Qalamun area drives in the countryside of Hama, heading to rebel-held territory after an evacuation under a deal between opposition fighters and the Russia-backed regime

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    04/23/2018 - 22:39 - French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife Brigitte Macron listen to the French National Anthem at Joint Base Andrews in Maryland

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    04/23/2018 - 22:39 - Demonstrators march through the streets of Yerevan to protest the former president's election as prime minister

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    04/23/2018 - 21:58 - Indian labourers push heaps of bamboo along Howrah river to be used in the construction industry and sold at a floating market, in Chakmaghat village, some 56km north of Agartala, the capital of northeastern state of Tripura

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    04/23/2018 - 21:58 - People walk on a platform near a train at Gare Montparnasse railway station in Paris at the start of two days of strikes by rail workers, the latest in a wave of protests over planned reforms

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    04/23/2018 - 21:58 - Britain's Prince William, Duke of Cambridge (L) and Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge show their newly-born son, their third child, to the media outside the Lindo Wing at St Mary's Hospital in central London

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    04/23/2018 - 02:00 - A general view of the principality of Monte Carlo, the world's second-smallest country

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    04/23/2018 - 01:54 - Pakistani Pashtun activists gather before the start of a demonstration in Lahore, which they vowed to carry out even though authorities refused to issue a permit for the rally

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    04/23/2018 - 01:54 - A student holds a hand-made mortar during protests against the government's reforms in the Institute of Social Security (INSS) in Managua

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    04/23/2018 - 01:52 - Chile's women's National football team players celebrate after defeating Argentina's and coming in Second place in the Women's Copa America match at La Portada stadium in Serena, Chile

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    04/23/2018 - 01:51 - Penarol's fans cheers their team during the Uruguay derby against Nacional at the Centenario stadium in Montevideo

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    04/23/2018 - 01:48 - A flat-coated retriever plays in the water in the Neckar river in Ludwigsburg, southwestern Germany

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    04/23/2018 - 01:47 - Indian music band students wait for the arrival of the Member of Parliament representing Darjeeling in the Lok Sabha during the 61st annual convocation at the Khalsa college in Amritsar

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    04/23/2018 - 01:33 - Armenian opposition supporter holds a flag during a demonstration in central Yerevan, held to protest former president's election as prime minister

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    04/23/2018 - 00:54 - Children play in a fountain as a few hundred people gather in the centre of Antananarivo to erect a roadblock, during a rally to protest against the new electoral laws

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    04/23/2018 - 00:52 - Stacked stones are pictured during the European Stone Stacking Championships 2018 in Dunbar, Scotland

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    04/23/2018 - 00:09 - Racing 92's players celebrate after winning the European Champions Cup semi-final rugby union match between Racing 92 and Munster, at the Chaban-Delmas Stadium in Bordeaux, southwestern France

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    04/22/2018 - 23:51 - An aerial view of a blossoming apple tree taken in Pont Audemer, northern France

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    04/22/2018 - 21:35 - A stallholder from "Roberto Huembes" Market patrols the market to prevent looting within protests against the government's reforms to the Institute of Social Security, in Managua

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    04/21/2018 - 23:31 - Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel (L) and his Venezuelan counterpart Nicolas Maduro (R) meet in Havana,Cuba

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    04/21/2018 - 23:02 - Taekwondo practitioners perform in a demonstration event outside South Korea's National Assembly building in Seoul

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    04/21/2018 - 22:54 - Smoke billows and an explosion erupts in a southern district of the Syrian capital Damascus, during regime strikes targeting the Islamic State group in the Palestinian camp of Yarmouk, and neighbouring districts

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    04/21/2018 - 22:52 - People attend a bullfight at the Maestranza bullring in Sevilla, Spain

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    04/21/2018 - 22:00 - A picture shows explosions appearing in the skyline of a southern district of the Syrian capital Damascus, during regime strikes targeting the Islamic State group in the Palestinian camp of Yarmouk and neighbouring districts

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    04/21/2018 - 21:57 - Japan's Kei Nishikori celebrates after his victory against Germany's Alexander Zverev during their semi final match at the Monte-Carlo ATP Masters Series tournament in Monaco

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    04/21/2018 - 21:38 - Indian children fly kites on the banks of the polluted Cooum River next to homes in Chennai

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    04/21/2018 - 21:38 - Activists from the French far-right political movement Generation Identitaire (GI) and European anti-migrant group Defend Europe carry supplies during an operation to control access of migrants using the Col de l'Echelle mountain pass in Nevache

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    04/21/2018 - 20:58 - Police clash with protestors during a opposition demonstration against a draft electoral law adopted by Madagascar's National Assembly in Antananarivo

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    04/21/2018 - 20:55 - Young Ugandan children stand on the banks of the Kagera River in Rakai District as people mark the 24th anniversary of the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi people in neighbouring Rwanda

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    04/21/2018 - 20:00 - Emirati competitors sail a traditional dhow during the Marwah Traditional Dhow Sailing race, as part of Al-Dhafra Water Festival, off the coast of al-Mirfa beach, outside Abu Dhabi

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    04/21/2018 - 19:19 - A pilot flies during a training session for the 2018 Red Bull Air Race World Championship in Cannes

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    04/21/2018 - 19:19 - Police clash with protestors during a opposition demonstration against a draft electoral law adopted by Madagascar's National Assembly in Antananarivo

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    04/19/2018 - 23:01 - Riot police try to disperse students protesting against the slowness in the progress of the Chilean education reform in Santiago

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    04/19/2018 - 22:54 - Palestinian cyclist Alaa Al-Daly, 21, who lost his leg by a bullet fired by Israeli troops along the Gaza border during a protest, stands next to his bicycle holding trophies he has won in competitions, at his home in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip

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    04/19/2018 - 22:52 - Israelis watch an air show during the festivities of the 70th Independence Day in the Mediterranean coastal city of Tel Aviv

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    04/19/2018 - 22:51 - Polish President Andrzej Duda delivers a speech during an official ceremony at the Ghetto Heroes Monument in Warsaw, Poland to mark the 75th anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto uprising

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    04/19/2018 - 22:51 - Senegalese policemen patrol during anti-government demonstrations in Dakar

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    04/19/2018 - 22:45 - A newly-hatched baby Olive Ridley turtles makes its way to the sea as an adult turtle looks on in Ganjam district in eastern India's Odisha state

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    04/19/2018 - 22:39 - Spain's Rafael Nadal returns a ball to Russia's Karen Khachanov during their round of 16 tennis match at the Monte-Carlo ATP Masters Series Tournament in Monaco

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    04/19/2018 - 22:39 - A man walks on a foot bridge at the new NATO headquarters during a press tour of the facilities as NATO is moving from its old headquarters to the new building in Brussels

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    04/19/2018 - 22:38 - An aircraft mechanic assists to park the Embraer-175 airplane inside a hangar at the airport outside Minsk, Belarus

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    04/19/2018 - 22:30 - A trekker walks along a path at the Everest region, some 140kms northeast of Kathmandu, Nepal

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    04/19/2018 - 22:29 - German Chancellor Angela Merkel (R) and French President Emmanuel Macron give a joint press conference in Berlin before holding talks at the Humboldt Forum in the Berlin Palace still under construction

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    04/19/2018 - 22:29 - People take part in a demonstration during a nation-wide action day of French civil servants against the French government's string of reforms in Nantes, western France

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    04/18/2018 - 22:37 - A woman passes by posters of (L-R) Cuban revolutionary Camilo Cienfuegos, Argentine-Cuban revolutionary Ernesto Che Guevara (C) and late Cuban leader Fidel Castro, in Havana as the National Assembly holds a session that will select Cuba's Council of State ahead of the naming of a new president

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    04/18/2018 - 22:35 - French matador Juan Bautista performs a pass with a muleta to a bull during a bullfigh at the Maestranza bullring, in Sevilla

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    04/18/2018 - 21:58 - South Sudan's President Salva Kiir attends the meeting with the African Union Peace and Security Council (AUPSC) on the delegation's arrival for a 5-day field mission in Juba, South Sudan

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    04/18/2018 - 21:55 - Protesting students gather on the campus of the Nanterre University, near Paris as part of nation-wide demonstrations against higher education reforms, that give public universities the power to set admission criteria and rank applicants

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    04/18/2018 - 21:46 - Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is greeted by Britain's Queen Elizabeth II during a private audience at Buckingham Palace in London

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    04/18/2018 - 21:37 - Rafael Nadal of Spain returns a ball to Aljaz Bedene of Slovenia during the Monte-Carlo ATP Masters Series Tournament in Monaco

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    04/18/2018 - 20:40 - Iranian soldiers march during a parade on the occasion of the country's annual army day in Tehran, during which President Hassan Rouhani said Iran "does not intend any aggression" to its neighbours but will produce weapons needed for defense

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    04/18/2018 - 20:35 - Jews stand on the Mount of Olives looking out over Jerusalem's Old City and the Dome of the Rock as they observe two minutes of silence to mark Remembrance Day which commemorates Israel's fallen soldiers

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    04/18/2018 - 20:33 - Armenian special police forces block a street during an opposition rally in central Yerevan after thousands of people rallied in Armenia's capital to protest the election of former president Serzh Sarkisian as prime minister, viewed as a power grab

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    04/18/2018 - 20:32 - Members of the Lebanese General Security Directorate stand watch as Syrian refugees ride in a bus as they are evacuated from the southern Lebanese village of Shebaa to return home to their village of Beit Jinn in the southwestern Damascus countryside

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    04/18/2018 - 20:31 - A vulture flies in the valley below the Tsuro Ri and Ama Dablam peaks in Nepal's Everest region, some 140 km northeast of Kathmandu -- a famous route for tourists, climbers and porters heading to Mount Everest

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    04/18/2018 - 20:29 - A penguin is waddles across its exhibit at the Zoological Gardens of Paris, part of the Museum of Natural History

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    04/17/2018 - 22:49 - Elsa, a Central American migrant during the "Migrant Via Crucis" caravan, combs her daughter Adriana outisde their tent at Juventud 2000 shelter in Tijuana, Mexico

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    04/17/2018 - 22:48 - French matador Sebastian Castella prepares himself before a bullfight at the Maestranza bullring in Sevilla

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    04/17/2018 - 22:45 - Young men play with a ball in floodwaters after a heavy rainy season downpour as they seek to fill sandbags at the Dadaab refugee complex in Kenya, which has some 235269 refugees and asylum seekers across four camps

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    04/17/2018 - 22:31 - A street vendor makes jianbing, a traditional Chinese street food similar to crepes, on the streets of Shanghai

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    04/17/2018 - 22:24 - A cat looks towards stalls as fishermen sells their fresh fishes near a port on a port in Izmir, western Turkey

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    04/17/2018 - 22:23 - Austria's Dominic Thiem returns the ball to Russia's Andrey Rublev during their tennis match as part of the Monte-Carlo ATP Masters Series Tournament in Monaco

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    04/17/2018 - 22:00 - A grouper glides through a tank in Europe's biggest aquarium in northern France, ahead of its official re-opening on May 19, 2018 with a new extension making it one of the world's biggest aquariums

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    04/17/2018 - 21:28 - Pink flower blossoms frame the Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris, France

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    04/17/2018 - 21:25 - A zookeeper uses a puppet to feed a new-born Javan green magpie, a critically endangered species, during its official presentation at a zoo in Prague

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    04/17/2018 - 21:07 - As advisor to the President, Ivanka Trump hosts a town hall discussion to mark Tax Day and highlight the benefits of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act at the Derry Opera House in New Hampshire

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    04/17/2018 - 20:59 - Israelis look at pictures of fallen soldiers during a ceremony at the Mount Herzel military cemetery in Jerusalem at the start of Remembrance Day commemorating fallen soldiers

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    04/17/2018 - 20:52 - Civilians walk in the former rebel Syrian town of Douma after the Syrian army declared that all anti-regime forces have left Eastern Ghouta, following a blistering two month offensive on the rebel enclave

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    04/16/2018 - 23:55 - A Kashmiri demonstrator holds a placard during a protest calling for justice following the recent rape and murder case of an eight-year-old girl in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir, in Srinagar

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    04/16/2018 - 23:54 - Turkish security officers stand during a sit-in demonstration called by Turkey's Republican People's Party (CHP) to protest against the extension of the state of emergency at Taksim square in Istanbul

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    04/16/2018 - 23:50 - People are seen walking in Douma on the outskirts of Damascus during an organised media tour after the Syrian army declared that all anti-regime forces had left Eastern Ghouta

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