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Last Updated: Tuesday, 29 May 2007, 21:35 GMT 22:35 UK
Day in pictures

Members of the Wuhan Chinese acrobatic troupe perform in Amman, Jordan

Members of the Wuhan Chinese acrobatic troupe perform in Amman, Jordan.

A girl paints a tent, which is part of an exhibition at the Tate Modern Turbine Hall in London, UK

A girl paints her tent in an exhibition hall at the UK's Tate Modern, where 500 school children will camp overnight.

Cattle stand on a snow-covered meadow in St Johann in the Austrian province of Tirol

After temperatures of more than 30C (86F) over the weekend, winter has returned to some parts of Europe, such as here in the Austrian province of Tirol.

Bhutanese refugees hurl stones at Indian security forces trying to prevent them from crossing the border at India Mechi River Bridge

Several thousand Bhutanese refugees from camps in eastern Nepal attempt to cross into India as part of their "Long March" for voluntary repatriation to Bhutan.

A young Albino Common Barking Deer romps near an older male deer at the Dusit Zoo in Bangkok, Thailand

A rare Albino Common Barking Deer, aged one month and named Peth, is shown to the public for the first time at the Dusit Zoo in Bangkok, Thailand.

A US soldier looks on as a C17 plane drops supplies in Ghazni province, Afghanistan, south-west of the capital, Kabul.

A US soldier looks on as a C17 plane drops supplies in Ghazni province, Afghanistan, south-west of the capital, Kabul.

Japan's radio-controlled model-maker Kyosho displays a humanoid robot called Manoi PF01

Japan's radio-controlled model-maker Kyosho displays a humanoid robot called Manoi PF01, which can attach sensors, including touch and voice, on its head and body.

Japanese mountain climber Katsusuke Yanagisawa, left, 71 looks on atop the summit of Mount Everest (photo supplied provided by Japanese mountain guide Hiroyuki Kuraoka)

Japanese mountain climber Katsusuke Yanagisawa, 71, is said to have become the oldest climber to scale Mount Everest in the Himalayas, the world's highest mountain.

A young girl clutches her doll whilst visiting the Temple of Heaven in Beijing.

A young girl clutches her doll as she visits the Temple of Heaven in the Chinese capital, Beijing.

A farmer and an ox walk through a wheat field in Luoyang, China's Henan province

A farmer and an ox walk through a wheat field after harvest in Luoyang in China's Henan province.






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