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Anxious wait

Relatives of the miners trapped inside a gold mine wait for news of their loved ones outside the gold mine in Bonanza town, northern Nicaragua on August 29. Rescue workers have spoken to 20 miners still trapped in a gold mine after a landslide c

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Jackson remembered

A fan of music superstar Michael Jackson takes a picture of a car decorated with a photo of the pop icon outside his childhood home in Gary, Indiana on August 29. Today would have been Jackson's 56th birthday but he passed away in 2009. Reut

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Burning embrace

The art installation Embrace burns during the Burning Man 2014 "Caravansary" arts and music festival in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada on August 29. People from all over the world have gathered at the sold out festival to spend a week

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Show of strength

Pro-government protesters march over a bridge after their weekly Friday prayers during a rally in Sanaa on August 29. Talks on forming a new Yemeni government collapsed this week over demands by Shi'ite Muslim Houthis to restore fuel subsidi

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Festivities gallore

Devotees shout religious slogans as they pull a trolley with the statue of the Hindu god Ganesh, the deity of prosperity, to a place of worship on the first day of the ten-day-long Ganesh Chaturthi festival in Mumbai August 29. During the festiv

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Iron Man in China

Zhang Licheng wears his home-made Iron Man armour on a street in Jiaxing, Zhejiang province, August 25. Using 3,000 yuan and infomation gathered online, Zhang took half a year to make the armour, which he made to please his three-year-old son, a

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Chilli love

Dou Ziwang, an employee of a chilli processing factory, proposes to his girlfriend as they stand on hearts made of 99,999 chillies, in Handan, Hebei province, August 29. - Reuters/Stringer

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Veiled Jolie

A wax model of actress Angelina Jolie is fitted with a bridal veil by Sydney's Madame Tussauds staffer Zoe Walton, next to a wax model of actor Brad Pitt, in celebration of their recent marriage, August 29. Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt, Holl

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Gigantic treat

Elephants eat fruit and vegetables during the 2014 King's Cup Elephant Polo Tournament in Samut Prakan province, on the outskirts of Bangkok August 28. A total of 16 international teams and 51 Thai elephants are participating in the tourname

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Test of fire

India's Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel perform a stunt during the passing out parade in Humhama, on the outskirts of Srinagar on August 28. According to authorities from CRPF, 368 new policemen were formally inducted into the

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