Filipino-Chinese zoo owner Manny Tiangco is pushed in a cart along with his pet orangutan, Manny Pacquiao and an albino python inside the Malabon Zoo in suburban Manila on October 3, 2013. The zoo joined the world on the eve of World Animal Day to create awareness to people to protect and conserve the environment for the survival of the animals in nature. AFP PHOTO / Jay DIRECTO
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A woman pose for a photo in front of photowall with motiv of a phantasy library at the 2013 Frankfurt Book Fair on October 9, 2013 in Frankfurt, Germany. This year's fair will be open to the public from October 9-13 and the official partner nation is Brazil.
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Journalist and presenter Evan Davies poses with a 3D printed model of himself in the exhibition '3D: printing the future' in the Science Museum on October 8, 2013 in London, England. Mr Davies' model features his arm in a sling due to him being scanned in August 2013 whilst recovering from a broken wrist. The exhibition, which opens to the public tomorrow, features over 600 3D printed objects ranging from: replacement organs, artworks, aircraft parts and a handgun.
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A host arranges books at the'Knaur' publishing house stand a day before the launch of the 2013 Frankfurt Book Fair on October 8, 2013 in Frankfurt, Germany. This year's fair will be open to the public from October 9-13 and the official partner nation is Brazil.
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A Christie's employee poses for photographers behind a work entitled 'Hat Stand' by Allen Jones during the 'When Britain went Pop!' exhibition at Christie's auction house on October 8, 2013 in London, England. The exhibition claims to be 'the first ever Comprehensive exhibition of British Pop Art to be held in London' and includes work by artists including David Hockney, Peter Blake, Richard Hamilton and Allen Jones and opens to the public until November 23.
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A participant dressed as German Chancellor Angela Merkel sits on a large rocket during the 'Klassenkampf statt Weltkrieg' (Class Struggle Instead of World War), a campaign supported by Deutsche Kommunistische Partei (DKP), at the Wenceslas square on October 7, 2013 in Prague, Czech Republic. The meeting took place to mark the 75th Anniversary of The Munich Pact.
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Clouds fill the sky in front of the U.S. Capitol on October 7, 2013 in Washington, DC. Democrats and Republicans are still at a stalemate on funding for the federal government as the shut down goes into the seventh day.