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News In Photos: The George Clooney Tomatina

by | 31st, August 2011

THE News in Photos: what the mainstream media might have missed…

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A reveler lays in tomato pulp during the annual "Tomatina" tomato fight fiesta in the village of Bunol, near Valencia, Spain, Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2011. Bunol's town hall estimated more than 40,000 people, some from as far away as Japan and Australia, took up arms Wednesday and pelted each other with 120 tons of ripe tomatoes in the yearly food fight known as the 'Tomatina' now in its 66th year. (AP Photo/Alberto Saiz)

US actors George Clooney and Philip Seymour Hoffman pose at the photo call for the film ‘The Ides of March’ at the 68th edition of the Venice Film Festival in Venice, Italy,

Actress Vanessa Redgrave arrives at the High Court to show her support for the residents of Dale Farm in Essex as they are appealing against a judgement brought by Basildon Council for them to leave the site they have lived at for ten years.

The official flag party begin to fold the Union flag as it is lowered for the last time on the High Street of Wootton Bassett as they hand over the ceremonial flag to Oxford where the bodies of fallen servicemen will now be repatriated into the UK at RAF Brize Norton.

Haim, a loggerhead sea turtle, makes his way to the Mediterranean Sea after his release at Givat Olga beach, near the coastal city of Hadera, Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2011. Haim was caught by mistake in May 2011 by a fisherman’s hook. Since then he has been treated by the medical clinic of the Israeli National Park Authority

Champion Hugo Fidel Cazares, right, of Mexico throws a right to the face of challenger Tomonobu Shimizu of Japan during their WBA super flyweight title match in Tokyo, Japan, Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2011. Shimizu won 2-1.

Reveler lays in tomato pulp during the annual “Tomatina” tomato fight fiesta in the village of Bunol, near Valencia, Spain, Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2011. Bunol’s town hall estimated more than 40,000 people, some from as far away as Japan and Australia, took up arms Wednesday and pelted each other with 120 tons of ripe tomatoes in the yearly food fight known as the ‘Tomatina’ now in its 66th year.

Children look at a damaged cafe after a blast in Grozny, Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2011. The suicide bomber killed two police officers near the cafe in the Chechen capital, Grozny Tuesday night, where a festive crowd was celebrating the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Fitr.

A fan places flowers on the temporary gates in front of Kensington Palace in London, Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2011. It is the 14th anniversary of the death of Britain’s Princess Diana who died in a 1997 car crash in Paris.

A masked anti-government protester stands in the streets of Sitra, Bahrain, on Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2011, during a demonstration shortly after the death of 14-year-old Ali Jawad Ahmad. Bahraini security forces clashed with anti-government protesters after Wednesday morning prayers, and the teenager died in Sitra after being hit by a police tear gas canisters, human rights activists said.

North Korean waitresses stand by for waiting tables for dinner at a hotel in Mount Kumgang in North Korea, Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2011. Since South Korean tourists have been barred from the luxury resort, known abroad as Diamond Mountain, North Korea has begun courting Chinese and other international tourists.

Fazer (left) and Dappy of N-Dubz at the Mobo Nominations launch, at St Pancras Renaissance Hotel in London. Chart-topping star Jessie J leads the field at this year’s Mobo Awards – and said her five nominations were ‘amazing’. The Price Tag singer was just ahead of Wretch 32, Adele and Tinie Tempah who were each shortlisted for four awards today. The awards take place at Glasgow’s SECC on October 5, with US star Jason Derulo among the hosts. Jessie J is up for best newcomer, best UK act, best album, best video and best song.

A member of the Free Hetherington group on the last day of occupation at a former Hetherington Research Club at the University of Glasgow in Scotland. The group will today end a seven month occupation of the university building, which they began in protest at proposed cuts.

The crew of the Royal Navy’s newest warship, the Type 45 Destroyer HMS Dragon, march aboard as she is handed over to the Royal Navy from the builders BAE Systems in Portsmouth.

File photo composite dated 11/05/2011 of Celtic’s Neil Lennon being approached by a fan during the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier League at Tynecastle Stadium, Edinburgh.
Issue date: Wednesday August 31, 2011. A football fan has been cleared of assaulting the Celtic manager during a match last season after a jury found the charge not proven

Jade Ewen, Heidi Range, Stacey Solomon, Peter Andre and Amelle Berrabah attend the launch of BBC Children In Need ‘POP Goes The Musical‘. The Sugababes will appear in Mama Mia in London’s West End, as celebrities take part in a series of curtain calls to raise funds for disadvantaged children.



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