Pictures Of The Day: 5th March 2013

04/03/2013 21:17 | Updated 06 March 2013
  • Tahira Mirza Acting picture editor, The Huffington Post UK

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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05/03/2013 22:06 GMT

Last Picture Of Hugo Chavez Seen With His Daughters

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In this photo released Friday, Feb. 15, 2013 by Miraflores Presidential Press Office, Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez, center, poses for a photo with his daughters, Maria Gabriela, left, and Rosa Virginia at an unknown location in Havana, Cuba, Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013. Chavez remains in Havana undergoing unspecified treatments following his fourth cancer-related operation on Dec. 11. He has hasn't been seen or spoken publicly in more than two months

05/03/2013 19:50 GMT

Manchester United Vs Real Madrid

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Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo (left) scores his teams second goal of the game

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Manchester United's Nani, 2nd left, is shown a red card during the Champions League round of 16 soccer match against Real Madrid at Old Trafford Stadium, Manchester, England

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Nani of Manchester United reacts to being sent off during the UEFA Champions League match between Manchester United and Real Madrid at Old Trafford on March 5, 2013 in Manchester, United Kingdom

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Real Madrid's Sergio Ramos (centre) scores an own goal past goalkeeper Diego Lopez (right) as teammate Xabi Alonso (left) looks on

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Rafael da Silva (L) and Ryan Giggs of Manchester United in action with Cristiano Ronaldo of Real Madrid durign the UEFA Champions League match between Manchester United and Real Madrid at Old Trafford on March 5, 2013 in Manchester, United Kingdom.

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05/03/2013 16:32 GMT

Milas Kunis Asked Out By Radio One Reporter Chris Stark In His First Ever Interview

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'You show me football and i'll show you a blue moon' Mila Kunis talks to Chris Stark off the Scott Mills show on Radio 1

05/03/2013 16:16 GMT

Queen Receive The Heritage Awards

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Brian May attends a photocall as Queen are awarded The Heritage award at Imperial College London on March 5, 2013 in London, England

05/03/2013 16:14 GMT

Mathew Whelan, Britain's Most Tattooed Man Legally Changes Name To ‘Body Art'

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A tattoo enthusiast who has spent 300 hours in the chair and spent more than £20,000 on ink, has legally changed his name to ‘Body Art’...read full article here

05/03/2013 15:58 GMT

Egyptian Protests

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An Egyptian protester wearing a Guy Fawkes mask runs during clashes with security at the entrance of Tahrir Square, the focal point of the Egyptian revolution, in Cairo, Egypt, Tuesday, March 5, 2013. Police briefly cleared protesters from Tahrir Square, once the epicenter of protests against Mubarak. The demonstrators, who have held a sit-in there for the past three months, returned soon after, burning two police vehicles on Sunday, March 3, 2013.

05/03/2013 15:08 GMT

This Is The Life

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A young man and woman enjoy the sun and spring-like temperatures on a pier at Lake Starnberg in Niederpoecking near Munich, southern Germany, Tuesday, March 5, 2013.

05/03/2013 14:51 GMT

What Are You Looking At?

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The Duchess of Cambridge sits next to a dummy of the Ship's Mate at the Skipper's Table on display during her tour of the National Fishing Heritage Centre, Grimsby.

05/03/2013 14:33 GMT

Bendtner Banned And Fined

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Juventus soccer player Nicklas Bendtner of Denmark, right, arrives at a court in Copenhagen, Denmark, Tuesday, March 5, 2013. Bendtner was pulled over by police in central Copenhagen early Sunday and was fined for being over the alcohol limit.

05/03/2013 13:34 GMT

Pregnant Kate Middleton Visits Grimsby

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Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge arrives at the National Fishing Heritage Centre on March 5, 2013 in Grimsby, England. The pregnant Duchess of Cambridge is spending the day visiting Grimsby in the North East of England.

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