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Pictures Of The Day: Live Photos From Thursday 3rd April 2014

03/04/2014 02:00 BST | Updated 03/04/2014 18:59 BST

Pictures of the day from The Huffington Post brings you the very best news and sports images, from around the world chosen and created by our own photo editors, Elliot Wagland, Tahira Mirza and Michael Cripps.

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Gaurav Sharma, locally known as Indian Spiderman who is contesting as an independent candidate in the upcoming parliamentary elections waves to children during his campaign in Mumbai, India, Thursday, April 3, 2014. India will hold national elections from April 7 to May 12, kicking off a vote that many observers see as the most important election in more than 30 years in the world's largest democracy

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Singer Lady Gaga David Letterman areseen on April 2, 2014 in New York City

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Bear Grylls and Ant & Dec have been voted as among UK childrens’ favourite explorers of all time in a poll by Cadbury’s, in partnership with the National Trust’s annual Easter Egg Trail, which has an ‘Eggsplorer’ theme this year.

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Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, have an audience with Pope Francis, during their one-day visit to Rome on April

Queen Elizabeth II Meets The Pope In Rome

Queen Elizabeth II, accompanied by her husband, Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, arrives at Ciampino airport, near Rome, for an official visit. Queen Elizabeth II will meet Pope Francis for the first time on a visit that is also the 87-year-old monarch's first foreign trip since 2011.

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Don't be alarmed Vladimir Putin isn't really on Tinder but the thought of him having a profile on the popular dating site was too much for us not to mock this up.

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David Beckham poses in a pair of swimming trunks from his new H&M line.

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Prime Minister David Cameron and Caroline Spelman MP (second left) chat to workers during a visit to Birmingham Airport in the West Midlands, after Mr Cameron announced the creation of nearly 10,000 new jobs as he continued a four-day tour of businesses across the country.

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Residents of the Kakira village, in the Jinja District of eastern Uganda, gathering to look at a crocodile that was captured by Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) staff.

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A handout image supplied by Wild Life Sydney Zoo shows a koala taking a 'selfie' using a sensor that triggers a digital camera set up at Sydney Zoo in Sydney, Australia

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Residents from the town of Pozo al Monte, close to the city of Iquique, some 1,950 kilometres north of Santiago, camp out early on April 3, 2014, in fear of more quakes rocking the area. A powerful earthquake measuring 7.8 rocked northern Chile, just a day after a deadly 8.2 jolt in the same region, authorities said

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Christina Hendricks arrives at the LA premiere of "Mad Men" season 7

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Cameron Diaz arrives at 'The Other Woman' UK Gala Screening at the Curzon Mayfair Cinema in London

Queen Elizabeth II Meets The Pope In Rome

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Orlando Bloom with his son Flynn Bloom attend the ceremony to honor Orlando Bloom with a Star On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame.

Queen Elizabeth II Meets The Pope In Rome

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Judge John Young looks at a strawberry tart during judging for the Scottish Baker of the Year competition at the Carnegie Conference Centre in Dunfermline.

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Italian minister of culture Dario Franceschini (L) and General of Carabinieri Mariano Mossa shake hands as they stand in front of the two paintings stolen in London in the 1970s by French artists Paul Gauguin 'Fruits sur une table ou nature au petit chien', (L) and Pierre Bonnard 'La femme aux deux fauteuils' on April 2, 2014. The two paintings have been recovered in Italy, the culture ministry said today. The works, thought to be worth millions of euros (dollars), were recovered by Italy's heritage police.

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Princess Eugenie meets staff and patients during a visit to the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital in Stanmore, London.

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The Prince of Wales watches members of the Mercian Regiment boxing team during a visit to Palace Barracks near Belfast, on the second day of his visit to Northern Ireland.