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A Nepalese man smeared with vermillion powder looks on during the "Sindoor Jatra" vermillion powder festival at Thimi, near Kathmandu. The festival is celebrated to mark the Nepalese New Year and the beginning of spring season in Nepal.


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Andrew Henderson, a flyboard instructor, propels out of the water towards the skyin Elk Lake B.C., using an Island Flyboard, an accessory to a personal water craft which allows you to use water and propulsion from the PWC to fly in the air up to 40-feet like a bird and swim in and out of the water like a dolphin.

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A dog and a woman are seen in a flooded courtyard as water from the Prypyat river overflows its banks during spring flooding in the village of Khlupin, some 270 km south of Minsk.


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A visitor looks at a sculpture entitled "Couple Under an Umbrella, 2013" by artist Ron Mueck during the press day for his exhibition at the Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain in Paris. The exhibition will run from April 16 to September 29, 2013.


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Palestinian farmers harvest wheat on a farm near the West Bank city of Jenin.

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Supporters of opposition leader Henrique Capriles face off against riot police as they demonstrated for a recount of the votes in Sunday's election, in Caracas.


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Runners continue to run towards the finish line of the Boston Marathon as an explosion erupts near the finish line of the race.


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Bosnian Army soldiers members of the honor guard standing guard during ceremony marking the eighth anniversary of the 2nd infantry regiment of the Armed Forces of Bosnia and Herzegovina, at the Aerdrom Dubrave barracks, near Tuzla, 100 kms north of Sarajevo.

Amel Emric/AP

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A North Korean soldier guarding the entrance to Pyongyang's Kumsusan mausoleum, where the bodies of the late leaders Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il lie embalmed, looks back through the doors of the main gate.. North Koreans turned out on Monday to mark the 101st birthday of Kim Il Sung.

David Guttenfelder/AP

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A Pakistani girl, top, looks down at health worker Salma Saleem, giving a polio vaccine to a child, in a neighborhood in Islamabad.

Muhammed Muheisen/AP

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