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April 12, 2013. Indian slum residents weep as they stand near their burnt shanty in Bawana on the outskirts of New Delhi. A fire broke out in a slum on the outskirts of New Delhi, a local report said, with one person reported dead and another five injured.Manan Vatsyayana—AFP/Getty Images
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The Ceremonial Funeral Of Former British Prime Minister Baroness Thatcher
Queen Beatrix of Netherlands ignites fireworks at the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam
India Pakistan Protest
Explosions At 117th Boston Marathon
Israel Remembrance Day
World News - April 16, 2013
CORRECTION Indonesia Sumatran Tiger
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Monument to the late Pope John Paul II is seen covered with a piece of fabric before its inauguration ceremony on a street in Lima
Friends and relatives mourn during the funeral ceremony of shooting victims in the village of Velika Ivanca
Protesters loyal to the Shi'ite al-Houthi rebel group burn an effigy of a U.S. aircraft during a demonstration to protest against what they say is U.S. interference in Yemen
An employee holding a knife stands next to chickens on a processing production line at a slaughter house in Shanghai
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A local resident sits on a trunk amid the burnt debris of her hut after a fire broke out in a slum area in New Delhi
A reveller leaps into the crowd during an outdoor party celebrating the death of former British PM Thatcher in London
Egyptian President Hosny Mubarak is to return to the dock
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Mideast Israel Memorial Day
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North Korea
North Korea
Tibetan Buddhist monks attend a mass prayer in memorial for victims of the earthquake which hit Yushu county three years ago, in Yushu
F1 2013 - Chinese Grand Prix - Alonso Wins
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A girl infected with the new H7N9 bird flu strain draws a picture with a nurse at Ditan Hospital in Beijing
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Boy is smeared with vermillion powder while celebrating "Sindoor Jatra" vermillion powder festival at Thimi, near Kathmandu
A Hindu devotee hanging from a rope throws offering towards other devotees during the "Chadak" ritual in Kolkata
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Explosions At 117th Boston Marathon
Explosions At 117th Boston Marathon
Explosions At 117th Boston Marathon
Explosions At 117th Boston Marathon
Margaret Thatcher funeral rehearsal
APTOPIX North Korea Koreas Tension
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Former Saraya prison
New bird flu virus found in symptom-free child in Beijing
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Free Syrian Army fighters take their position, as one of them points his weapon from the top of a building in Deir al-Zor
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One of the blast sites on Boylston Street near the finish line of the Boston Marathon is investigated by two people in protective suits in the wake of two blasts in Boston Monday.
'NoMoreNames' Vigil in Washington D.C.
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The coffin of former British prime minister Thatcher is carried by the Bearer Party after the funeral service at St Paul's Cathedral in London
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The Archbishop of London, Richard Chartres walks behind the coffin of former British prime minister Margaret Thatcher during her funeral service at Saint Paul's Cathedral in London
The Community Of Easington Colliery On The Day Of Former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher's Ceremonial Funeral In London
A protester takes part in a rally staged by Ukrainians suffering from infectious diseases in front of Ukrainian Cabinet of Ministers building in Kiev
Prisoners' Day in the West Bank
Pakistan
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Plant Explosion Texas
Fertilizer Plant Explosion In West, Texas
A refugee woman waits for medication at a treatment centre run by humanitarian organisation Medecins Sans Frontieres at the Yida camp in South Sudan's Unity State
Filipinos felt the hottest days this year.
North Korea
North Korea
North Korea
APTOPIX Boston Marathon Explosions
April 19, 2013. Police officers surround a house in Watertown, Massachusetts during a manhunt for suspects in the Boston Marathon bombing.
An FBI officer stands in front of the boat at 67 Franklin St. where Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, suspect in Boston Marathon bombings, was hiding inside in Watertown
Neighbors use cameras to record images of the boat at 67 Franklin St. where Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, suspect in Boston Marathon bombings, was hiding inside in Watertown
April 12, 2013. Indian slum residents weep as they stand near their burnt shanty in Bawana on the outskirts of New Delhi
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Pictures of the Week: April 12 - April 19

Apr 19, 2013

From the Boston marathon bombing and Margaret Thatcher's funeral to the bird flu outbreak in China and the lighter side of North Korea, TIME presents the best pictures of the week.

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