Offbeat Photos: The world in pictures

Updated: Aug 07, 2016, 23:13 IST
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    This handout picture taken by Tim Cole and released by 350.org shows Australians burying their heads in the sands of iconic Bondi Beach to send a message to Prime Minister Tony Abbott about the dangers of climate change. AFP PHOTO / 350.ORG / TIM COLE
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    A seagull flies over a statue of St Peter during the general audience of Pope Francis at St Peter's square at the Vatican
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    Indian soldiers take part in a demonstration of 'fire breathing' at the start of Operation Hand in Hand - a joint training exercise between Indian and Chinese troops - at Aundh Military Camp in Pune
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    United Nations staff installs a 15-door-high inflatable toilet to mark the World Toilet Day in front of the UN headquarters in New York
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    A man dressed as the Grim Reaper poses for pictures during the biannual "Whitby Goth Weekend" (WGW) festival in Whitby, Northern England
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    Bathers raise their glasses at a "wine spa" in Hakone town, Kanagawa prefecture, some 100-kilometres west of Tokyo
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    Waiters from different restaurants participate in the " XIII Carrera de Charolas" race in Guatemala
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    Freestyle stunt rider Eric Hoenshell performs a wheelie during the No Limits Stunt Show at the Progressive International Motorcycle Show in Long Beach, California
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    A man dressed as Santa Klaus rides a wave with a stand up paddle (SUP) in Varazze, near Genoa, as the bad weather created good surfing conditions in Mediterranean region
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    A man moves his finger toward the finger of humanoid robot iCub during the 2014 IEEE-RAS International Conference on Humanoid Robots in Madrid
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    Supporters invade the pitch seeking to take selfies of themselves with Colombia's midfielder James Rodriguez after the friendly international football match between United States and Colombia in London
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Here's a collection of weird, unusual, uncommon but breathtaking photos from across the world. Photos: AFP

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