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Last Updated: Tuesday, 26 September 2006, 17:19 GMT 18:19 UK
Day in pictures

Dong Changsheng pulls a car with his lower eyelids

Dong Changsheng, 44, pulls a car for about 10m (30ft) with his lower eyelids in Changchun in Jilin Province, China, one of the stunts he performs with the help of breathing exercises.

A pig at the Royal Melbourne Show

A racing pig appears to fly through the air at the Royal Melbourne Show, Australia, where city dwellers get the chance to sample rural life.

Model wearing necklace

A model wears a Moschino creation during Milan fashion week.

An explosives expert prepares to detonate a bomblet in Lebanon

An explosives expert prepares to detonate a live unexploded "bomblet" dropped by Israel on the southern Lebanese village of Majdal Silm.

A divers and ray shark at the Sydney Aquarium

A diver follows a ray shark at Sydney Aquarium on a routine trip to clean tank windows.

A Roma gypsy child in Istanbul

In Istanbul, a Roma gypsy child stands in the street in Sulukule, an area earmarked for a revamp by local authorities.

Edvard Munch's painting "The Scream", showing tear in canvas

Museum curators in Oslo display the lightly torn canvas of Edvard Munch's painting The Scream, recovered after being stolen in 2004 and due to be exhibited tomorrow.

A delegate at the Labour party conference in Manchester

In Manchester, a delegate to the governing Labour party's annual conference shows his support for embattled Prime Minister Tony Blair.

Somali militiamen practicing with rifles

At a camp outside the Somali capital, Mogadishu, local militias receive firearms training from the Union of Islamic Courts, which controls most of the country's south.

A model at the World of Wearable Arts festival in New Zealand

A model on the catwalk in Wellington, New Zealand, at the World of Wearable Arts festival in the city.






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