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`Darth Vader` (C) with some storm troopers stands on the roof of a campaigning van during an election campaign event of the Ukrainian Internet Party, in Kiev, Ukraine.

The Penny Black, owned by an anonymous Bulgarian collector, exhibited in Plovdiv's fifth international Bulcolecto exhibiton. The Penny Black was the world's first adhesive postage stamp used in a public postal system. It was issued in Britain in 1840.

Queen ELizabeth II sending the first royal tweet under her own name to declare a new Science Museum gallery open: “It is a pleasure to open the Information Age exhibition today at the @ScienceMuseum and I hope people will enjoy visiting. Elizabeth R.”

Activists in Sofia release 1200 pink balloons in memory of the Bulgarian women who passed away of breast cancer.

A Sting-ray lie spilling from a basket on the street at the fishing port bordering Myanmar, in Ranong, southern Thailand.

Visitors walk behind the sculpture `The Goat` by Spanish painter Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) during the press preview of the Picasso Museum prior to its re-opening in Paris, France. After five years of renovation the Picasso museum is set to reopen to visit

French Ambassador Xavier Lapeyre de Cabanes, Croatia envoy Ljerka Alajbeg, the director general of Croatia's Foreign Ministry Andreja Metelko-Zgombić and Dutch Ambassador Tom van Oorschot inaugurate Croatian embassy's new Sofia office.

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Rally de Espana Kicks Off

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Kris Meeke of Great Britain driving his Citroen DS3 during Day 1 of Rally de Espana 2014, Salou, Barcelona, Spain, 23 October 2014.

Rally de Espana is the only event on the calendar of the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) featuring gravel and asphalt stages. This year’s rally, taking place from 23 to 26 October, is the penaultimate round in WRC 2014 and the event’s 50th edition. The curtain-raising took place in Barcelona on 23 October....

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