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Pictures Of The Day Live: 31st December 2012

31/12/2012 01:43 | Updated 31 December 2012

The Huffington Post pictures of the day brings you the very best images from around the world chosen by our own photo editors, Elliot Wagland, Matthew Tucker and Tahira Mirza.

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31/12/2012 15:20 GMT

India United In Grief

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Indain protestors light candles around a mannequin representing the rape victim during a rally in New Delhi on December 31,2012. The family of an Indian gang-rape victim said they would not rest until her killers are hanged as they spoke of their own pain and trauma over a crime that has united the country in grief.

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An Indian protester holds placards during a rally in New Delhi on December 31,2012.

31/12/2012 13:49 GMT

Jumping Into The New Year

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Germany's ski jumper Martin Schmitt vies during the training of the Four-Hills-Tournament (Vierschanzentournee) in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, southern Germany on December 31, 2012.

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Austria's ski jumper Wolfgang Loitzl vies during the training of the Four-Hills-Tournament (Vierschanzentournee) in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, southern Germany on December 31, 2012.

31/12/2012 13:38 GMT

Ireland's EU Presidency Celebrated

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Soldiers from the 7th Infantry Battalion form a Guard of Honour for review by Taoiseach Enda Kenny at Dublin Castle, as the country marked the beginning of its presidency of the European Union (EU)

31/12/2012 12:41 GMT

Whose Tatt Is That? Bieber Boy!

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Justin Bieber shows off new tattoos on holiday.

31/12/2012 12:26 GMT

Rescuers Fall Through California Ice Lake

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Terrifying moment when nearly a dozen people fell into a frozen Lake in Wrightwood, California, attempting to rescue a man who fell through the thin ice during a sledding excursion

31/12/2012 12:05 GMT

Lily Cole Has Bikini Malfunction Whilst On Vacation

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Lily Cole on Vacation in Saint Barthelemy Featuring: Lily Cole Where: Saint Barthelemy, France

31/12/2012 11:59 GMT

What's That I See

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Don't go in the water! This is the terrifying moment a seagull calmly bobs around on the ocean's surface - completely unaware of a hungry shark hovering just inches below him. In an amazing shot, which echoes the iconic poster for Steven Spielberg's 1975 blockbuster Jaws, the beady-eyed shark looks set to devour the bird within seconds

31/12/2012 11:36 GMT

Barcelona Football Team's New Official Bus

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Take a look inside the brand new Barcelona Football Team's official bus

31/12/2012 10:38 GMT

Animal Favorites Of 2012

Cute and cuddly or furry and funny here are some of the best snaps of the animal kingdom during 2012

31/12/2012 10:32 GMT

Sydney Prepares To Welcome 2013

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People take up position along the harbour in anticipation of New Years Eve celebrations on Sydney Harbour on December 31, 2012 in Sydney, Australia.

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A woman receives a New Years themed sticker prior to New Years Eve celebrations on Sydney Harbour on December 31, 2012 in Sydney, Australia.

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