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Pictures Of The Day: Friday 29th April

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29/04/2016 09:01

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

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    A referee puts an ogre mask to make a baby, who is held by a college sumo wrestler, cry to win in the Naki Sumo, or crying baby contest at Sensoji Buddhist temple in Tokyo, Friday, April 29, 2016. The babies participated in the annual traditional ritual performed as a prayer for healthy growth of them. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
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    Held by college sumo wrestlers, a couple of babies cry in their Naki Sumo or Crying Baby Contest at Sensoji Buddhist temple in Tokyo, Friday, April 29, 2016. The babies participated in the annual traditional ritual performed as a prayer for healthy growth of them. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
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    NANCHONG, CHINA - APRIL 29: (CHINA OUT) Hundreds of cattle cross the river during the opening ceremony of the 7th Jialing River Grazing Cattle Festival in Peng'an County on April 29, 2016 in Nanchong, Sichuan Province of China. As an ecological spectacle, the crazing cattle festival is to be held the seventh time that tourists will enjoy a grand feast in festival which will run until the end of October. (Photo by VCG/VCG via Getty Images)
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    Team WIGGINS' Sir Bradley Wiggins rides to the start of stage one of the Tour de Yorkshire.
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    Team Wiggins' Sir Bradley Wiggins signs autographs prior to the start of during stage one of the Tour de Yorkshire.
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    Ken Livingstone with his dog as he leaves his home in London. Jeremy Corbyn is under pressure to do more to stamp out anti-Semitism in the Labour Party following the suspension of his long-time ally.
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    Teenagers hug as they shield themselves from water jets while playing in a fountain, on a hot afternoon in the historic center of Mexico City, Thursday, April 28, 2016. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
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    LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 28: Prince Harry talks with guests at the BT Sport Industry Awards 2016 at Battersea Evolution on April 28, 2016 in London, England. The BT Sport Industry Awards is the most prestigious commercial sports awards ceremony in Europe, where over 1750 of the industry's key decision-makers mix with high profile sporting celebrities for the most important networking occasion in the sport business calendar. (Photo by Christopher Lee/Getty Images for BT Sport Industry Awards)
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    LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - APRIL 28: Britain's Prince Harry (C) and members of the British Invictus Games Team attend the BT Sport Industry Awards 2016 in London, United Kingdom on April 28, 2016. (Photo by Ray Tang/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
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    Actor Kate Hudson attends the special screening of "Mother's Day" at Metrograph on Thursday, April 28, 2016, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)
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    Singer Paulina Rubio performs during the Latin Billboard Awards, Thursday, April 28, 2016 in Coral Gables, Fla. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
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    NFL commissioner Roger Goodell arrives to announce the first pick by the Los Angeles Rams in the first round of the 2016 NFL football draft, Thursday, April 28, 2016, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
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    In this image made from video and posted online from Validated UGC, a Civil Defense worker carries a child after airstrikes hit Aleppo, Syria, Thursday, April 28, 2016. A Syrian monitoring group and a first-responders team say new airstrikes on the rebel-held part of the contested city of Aleppo have killed over a dozen people and brought down at least one residential building. The new violence on Thursday brings the death toll in the past 24-hours in the deeply divided city to at least 61 killed. (Validated UGC via AP video)
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    French officials unveil "Ocean One" an underwater diving robot at the history museum in Marseille, southern France, Thursday, April 28, 2016. French officials have unveiled a humanoid diving robot which they hope will give a big artificial hand to the practice of underwater archeology. (AP Photo/Claude Paris)
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    A protestor kicks a tear gas canister during a protest against the proposed changes to France's working week and layoff practices, in Lyon, central France, Thursday, April 28, 2016. French protesters are back on the streets over proposed reforms to the country's labor rules and strikers have forced cancellations and delays at two airports serving Paris. (AP Photo/Laurent Cipriani)
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    TOPSHOT - Protestors clash with French anti-riot police on April 28, 2016 in Paris, during a protest against the French government's proposed labour reforms. Protesters clashed with police in Paris and western France on April 28 as workers and students across the country made a new push for the withdrawal of a hotly contested labour bill. Demonstrations as well as work stoppages, notably in the aviation and public transport sectors, are planned across France in the latest actions in a protest wave that began two months ago. AFP PHOTO / DOMINIQUE FAGET / AFP / DOMINIQUE FAGET (Photo credit should read DOMINIQUE FAGET/AFP/Getty Images)
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    People row boats on a flooded street of Villa Paranacito, Entre Rios, Argentina, Thursday, April 28, 2016. The Argentine Red Cross estimates that around 30,000 people have been affected after rains swelled rivers, swamping fields and towns nationwide. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)
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    Supporters of Brazilian Sao Paulo cheer for their team before the 2016 Copa Libertadores football match against Mexico's Toluca held at Morumbi stadium, in Sao Paulo, Brazil, on April 28, 2016. / AFP / NELSON ALMEIDA (Photo credit should read NELSON ALMEIDA/AFP/Getty Images)
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    TOPSHOT - A French anti-riot police officer protects himself from smoke grenades during clashes with protesters during a demonstration against the French government's proposed labour reforms on April 28, 2016 in Paris. Protesters clashed with police in Paris and western France on April 28 as workers and students across the country made a new push for the withdrawal of a hotly contested labour bill. Demonstrations as well as work stoppages, notably in the aviation and public transport sectors, are planned across France in the latest actions in a protest wave that began two months ago. AFP PHOTO / DOMINIQUE FAGET / AFP / DOMINIQUE FAGET (Photo credit should read DOMINIQUE FAGET/AFP/Getty Images)
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    MADRID, SPAIN - APRIL 29: Alessandra Ambrosio attends 'Xti' new collection presentation at Me Hotel on April 29, 2016 in Madrid, . (Photo by Juan Naharro Gimenez/Getty Images)
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    Nigel Farage, leader of Britain's UK Independence Party laughs as he points to a UKIP poster, before delivering a speech on the forthcoming EU referendum, in London, Friday, April 29, 2016. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
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    ALEPPO, SYRIA - APRIL 28: Ahmed Recep, 2, a Syrian toddler who has been rescued from the wreckage, receives treatment at a hospital after the war crafts belonging to the Russian army carried out airstrikes on Jerusalem Sahra hospital in the Sukkeri neighborhood of Aleppo, Syria on April 28, 2016. (Photo by Ibrahim ebu Leys/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
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    North Korean defectors prepare to release balloons carrying leaflets condemning North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during a rally against North Korea in Paju, near the border with North Korea, South Korea, Friday, April 29, 2016. North Korea on Friday accused U.S. soldiers of trying to provoke its frontline troops with "disgusting" acts and encouraging South Korean soldiers to aim their guns at the North. Letters on the balloons read "We denounce the family's succession through three generations." (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)
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    A woman runs along a field of rape in Frankfurt, Germany, Friday, April 29, 2016. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)
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    TOPSHOT - Syrians evacuate an injured man amid the rubble of destroyed buildings following a reported air strike on the rebel-held neighbourhood of Al-Qatarji, in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo, on April 29, 2016. Fresh bombardment shook Syria's second city Aleppo, severely damaging a local clinic as outrage grows over an earlier air strike that destroyed a hospital. The northern city has been battered by a week of air strikes, rocket fire, and shelling, leaving more than 200 civilians dead across the metropolis. The renewed violence has all but collapsed a fragile ceasefire deal that had brought an unprecedented lull in fighting since February 27. / AFP / AMEER ALHALBI (Photo credit should read AMEER ALHALBI/AFP/Getty Images)
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    ISTANBUL, TURKEY - APRIL 29: 2.000 students form Turkey map, with the Turkish flag in the middle, which is weaved by 1.299 student as a 'largest hand woven Turkish flag', during a choreography within the 'Thousand Tiny Hand One Foot' project in Kagithane district of Istanbul, Turkey on April 29, 2016. (Photo by Kagithane Municipality/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
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    Indian Bollywood actors Karan Singh Grover (L) and Bipasha Basu pose for a photograph during their mehendi marriage ceremony in Mumbai on April 29, 2016. / AFP / STR (Photo credit should read STR/AFP/Getty Images)
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    PRAGUE, CZECH REPUBLIC - APRIL 29: History enthusiasts dressed in WWII US army uniform salute the national anthem of the United States during the 'Convoy of Liberty' event on April 29, 2016 in Prague, Czech Republic. The 'Convoy of Liberty' commemorates the 71st anniversarry of the liberation of the western part of the Czech Republic by the US Army from Nazi oppression in 1945. The convoy's route begins on the bank of Vltava river in Prague and makes its first stop in front of the US Embassy, where it will be met by the Czech Army Military Band. (Photo by Matej Divizna/Getty Images)
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