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Pictures Of The Day: Tuesday 3rd May 2016

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03/05/2016 08:31

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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    TEHRAN, IRAN - MAY 3: Iranian women are seen as they are trained to become ninjas to be able to defend themselves at the Rafah Sports Hall in Tehran, Iran on May 3, 2016. (Photo by Fatemeh Bahrami/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
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    GLASGOW , SCOTLAND - MAY 03: Leader of the Scottish Labour Party Kezia Dugdale and four-year-old Isaac Oliver ride on a go-kart as she visits a soft play on May 3, 2016 in Glasgow, Scotland. As campaigning for the Holyrood election enters its last forty eight hours, recent polls suggest the Conservatives are virtually neck-and-neck with Labour in the race to be the main opposition party in Scotland. (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)
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    LEICESTER, ENGLAND - MAY 03: Jamie Vardy lookalike Lee Chapman joins Jamie Vardy and the Leicester City team on their way to a Premier League title celebration dinner on May 3, 2016 in Leicester, England. (Photo by Plumb Images/Leicester City FC via Getty Images)
  • JUSTIN TALLIS via Getty Images
    Leicester City's Thai owner and chairman Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha (C) is cheered by crowds of waiting fans as he arrives for lunch at an Italian restaurant in the centre of Leicester on May 3, 2016, the day after Leicester City won the English Premier League title. Thousands celebrated and millions around the world watched in wonder as 5,000-1 underdogs Leicester City completed arguably the greatest fairytale in sporting history by becoming English Premier League champions. / AFP / JUSTIN TALLIS (Photo credit should read JUSTIN TALLIS/AFP/Getty Images)
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    A London air ambulance takes off from Parliament Square in front of the Houses of Parliament after it arrived earlier as part of the response to an incident in which a man was injured after falling 15 feet at nearby Westminster Bridge in London on May 3, 2016. The man was taken to hospital by road ambulance. / AFP / NIKLAS HALLE'N (Photo credit should read NIKLAS HALLE'N/AFP/Getty Images)
  • Chris Jackson/PA Wire
    Prince Harry meets members of the public after attending a reception for supporters and organisers of the Invictus Games Toronto at the Office of the Lieutenant Governor on May 2, 2016 in Toronto, Canada.
  • Mark Baker/AP
    Chief monk at the Wat Traimitr Withayaram temple Phra Prommangkalachan addressses the media in a room with Leicester City memorabilia in Bangkok, Thailand, Tuesday, May 3, 2016. The Buddhist temple has turned overnight into a venerated site for Leicester City's fans, at least in Thailand. After all, it was Phra Prommangkalachan, who some months ago had predicted that the team, which was a 5,000-1 outsider at the start of the season, will win the English Premier League title. (AP Photo/Mark Baker)
  • Matt Crossick/PA Wire
    Rebecca Adlington (right) purifies water from the River Thames with P&G scientist Dr. Phil Souter, using the P&G Purifier of Water Packets to celebrate the company purifying 10 billion litres of drinking water in developing countries and emergency relief situations, at Potter's Fields in London.
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    YAMALO, RUSSIA - MAY 3 : A participant from Nenets Autonomous Okrug rides a sled during a reindeer race on the Reindeer Herders Day in the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Okrug, Russia, on May 3, 2016. (Photo by Sergey Anisimov/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
  • YASUYOSHI CHIBA via Getty Images
    TOPSHOT - The statue of Christ the Redeemer is illuminated in Brazilian flag colors, including a projected face designed by Brazil based Italian-French lighting artist Gaspare Di Caro, to celebrate 100 days until the start of the Olympic Games Rio 2016, in Rio de Janeiro on April 27, 2016. Rio de Janeiro on Wednesday launched the 100 day countdown to hosting South America's first Olympic Games with government and global sports leaders insisting they can overcome Brazil's political meltdown and troubled preparations. / AFP / YASUYOSHI CHIBA (Photo credit should read YASUYOSHI CHIBA/AFP/Getty Images)
  • Bill Sikes/AP
    Asian elephants perform for the final time in the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, Sunday, May 1, 2016, in Providence, R.I. The circus closes its own chapter on a controversial practice that has entertained audiences since circuses began in America two centuries ago. The animals will live at the Ringling Bros. 200-acre Center for Elephant Conservation in Florida. (AP Photo/Bill Sikes)
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    LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - MAY 03: Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn MP unveils his party's latest poster campaign in London, United Kingdom on May 3, 2016, ahead of the forthcoming local elections on May 5. (Photo by Ray Tang/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
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    NEW YORK, NY - MAY 02: Fashion designer Jeremy Scott, rapper Nicki Minaj and Demi Lovato attend the 'Manus x Machina: Fashion In An Age Of Technology' Costume Institute Gala at the Metropolitan Museum on May 02, 2016 in New York, New York. (Photo by Venturelli/FilmMagic)
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    Lady Gaga (L) and Kate Hudson arrive for the Costume Institute Benefit at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 2, 2016 in New York. / AFP / TIMOTHY A. CLARY (Photo credit should read TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)
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    Labour party leader Jeremy Corbyn (centre) and shadow chancellor John McDonnell (fifth left) launch their party's new poster for their election campaign ahead of polling day on Thursday at the Clarence Centre for Enterprise & Innovation in London.
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    NEW YORK, NY - MAY 02: Beyonce Knowles attends the 'Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology' Costume Institute Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 2, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by George Pimentel/WireImage)
  • Charles Sykes/AP
    Madonna arrives at The Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Benefit Gala, celebrating the opening of "Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology" on Monday, May 2, 2016, in New York. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP)
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    NEW YORK, NY - MAY 02: Katy Perry attends the 'Manus x Machina: Fashion In An Age Of Technology' Costume Institute Gala at Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 2, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Venturelli/FilmMagic)
  • Evan Agostini/AP
    Madonna arrives at The Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Benefit Gala, celebrating the opening of "Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology" on Monday, May 2, 2016, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)
  • George Pimentel via Getty Images
    NEW YORK, NY - MAY 02: Kim Kardashian (L) and Kanye West attend the 'Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology' Costume Institute Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 2, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by George Pimentel/WireImage)
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    BERLIN, GERMANY - MAY 03: German Chancellor Angela Merkel greets pupils upon her arrival at the French high school (Franzoesisches Gymnasium Berlin) on May 3, 2016 in Berlin, Germany. Merkel visited the school to discuss European Union-related issues as part of the EU Project Day, in which German politicians across the country are visiting schools in order to raise awareness among high school of the role of the European Union. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)
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    OBAN, SCOTLAND - MAY 03: Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson (L) takes a selfie with a member of her team whilst on board a helicopter during a coast-to-coast tour as campaigning continues for the Holyrood election on May 3, 2016 in Oban, United Kingdom. As campaigning for the Holyrood election enters its last forty eight hours, recent polls suggest the Conservatives are virtually neck-and-neck with Labour in the race to be the main opposition party in Scotland. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)
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    MADRID, SPAIN - MAY 03: Cristiano Ronaldo of Real Madrid warms up during a training session ahead of the UEFA Champions League Semi Final Second Leg between Real Madrid and Manchester City at Valdebebas training ground on May 3, 2016 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images)
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    An actor with an injury waits to be treated during a major incident training exercise at Southampton General Hospital.
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    TEHRAN, IRAN - MAY 3: Iranian women are seen as they are trained to become ninjas to be able to defend themselves at the Rafah Sports Hall in Tehran, Iran on May 3, 2016. (Photo by Fatemeh Bahrami/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
  • Yawar Nazir via Getty Images
    SRINAGAR, KASHMIR, INDIA - MAY 03: Shikara boat are moored to the bank of Dal lake on May 03, 2016 Srinagar, the summer capital of Indian administered Kashmir, India. Kashmir the Muslim majority state , is known as the 'Paradise on Earth' and has for centuries captured the imagination of many writers, poets and film makers and is integral to the tourist trade. Kashmir has been a contested land between nuclear neighbors India and Pakistan since 1947, the year both the countries attained freedom from the British rule. (Photo by Yawar Nazir/Getty Images)
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    NEW YORK, NY - MAY 03: Chris Evans, Jeremy Renner and Tom Farley, President of NYSE Group at Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. ring NYSE opening bell at New York Stock Exchange on May 3, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by John Lamparski/WireImage)
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    MADRID, SPAIN - MAY 3: Queen Letizia of Spain, accompanied by Secretary of State of Investigation, Development and Innovation Carmen Vela (3rd L) , during a visit to the Institute of Food Science Research (CIAL) on May 3, 2016 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo Emilio Naranjo - EFE Pool/Getty Images)
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    CAMBRIDGE, ENGLAND - MAY 3: A general view of the course during the PGA Professional Championship East Qualifier at Gog Magog Golf Club on May 3, 2016 in Cambridge, England. (Photo by Stephen Pond/Getty Images)
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