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Sep 16, 2020

Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik gives finishing touch to a sand sculpture dedicated to PM Narendra Modi, ahead of his birthday, in Puri.

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An artist makes a painting on the eve of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 70th Birthday, in Mumbai.

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Kannada actress Aindrita Ray (C) with her spouse Diganth at central crime branch for the inquiry in connection with drug case, in Bengaluru.

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J&K Lt Governor Manoj Sinha speaks during the ongoing ‘Awami Muhim’, in J&K's Khanmoh area.

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Special Investigation Team (SIT) investigate the death of deceased crusher businessman Indrakant Tripathi from his family members, at Kabrai in Mahoba.

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Police personnel use water cannon to disperse Kerala Students Union (KSU) activists during a protest, demanding the resignation of Kerala Minister KT Jaleel over his alleged involvement in the gold smuggling case, in Kochi.

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An artist makes a painting on the eve of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 70th Birthday, in Mumbai.

Independent MP Navneet Kaur speaks at Lok Sabha during the ongoing Monsoon Session of Parliament, amid the coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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An artisan gives a finishing touch to an idol of Goddess Durga for the upcoming Durga Puja festival, at Kumartuli in Kolkata.

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AIMIM MP Asaduddin Owaisi speaks at Lok Sabha during the ongoing Monsoon Session of Parliament, amid the coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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A radio mechanic repairs an old radio at his shop on the eve of ‘Mahalaya', in Kolkata. ‘Mahalaya' is celebrated at the end of 'Pitru Paksha', a 16-day period when Hindus pay homage to their ancestors.

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People try to keep themselves afloat after the boat they were travelling on sank while crossing the Chambal River.

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Daily wage laborers wait to get hired for the day in Mumbai.

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Security enhanced outside Bollywood actress Jaya Bachchan's residence 'Jalsa' after her speech in Parliament, at Juhu in Mumbai.

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Candidates arrive at an examination centre for appearing in the Pre Teacher Education Test (PTET) exam, in Jaipur.

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Farmers takes rest on sacks filled with onions at a market, in Karad. The government on Monday banned the export of all varieties of onions with immediate effect to increase availability and curb prices of the bulb in the domestic market.

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BJP activists participate in a protest march demanding resignation of Kerala Higher Education Minister KT Jaleel over his alleged involvement in a gold smuggling case, in Thiruvananthapuram.

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A vendor sells colourful face masks along a road during unlock 4.0, in Lucknow.

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National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) personnel carry out search operations for missing people after a boat sank while crossing Chambal River in the Etawah region of Kota district.

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Farmers from Punjab detained by police during their protest against the central government, in New Delhi.

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In this file photo, Padma Vibhushan and scholar Kapila Vatsyayan (L) with then President APJ Abdul Kalam, in New Delhi. Vatsyayan passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2020.

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BJP MP Locket Chatterjee speaks in Lok Sabha during the ongoing Monsoon Session of Parliament, amid the coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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Members of transgender community perform rituals during the ongoing 'Pitru Paksha', at Pishach Mochan in Varanasi.

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A parliamentarian sanitizes her hands, in New Delhi.

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Indian National Congress MP Jasbir Singh Gill at Parliament House during ongoing Monsoon Session, in New Delhi.

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Assam Congress MPs and AIUDF MP Badruddin Ajmal protest in front of Gandhi statue demanding to save two paper mills of Assam at Parliament House during ongoing Monsoon Session, in New Delhi.

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Congress workers stage a protest after the central government banned the export of onions, in Solapur.

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Delhi Environment Minister Gopal Rai during demonstration of bio-decomposer techinque to solve pollution related issues due to stubble burning in the winters, at Pusa Agricultural Institute in New Delhi.

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Performers dressed as riders pedal during the start of the stage 17 of the Tour de France cycling race over 170 kilometers (105 miles), with start in Grenoble and finish in Meribel Col de la Loze.

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A girl waiting for food while her mother is cooking food, in Delhi.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a hotel staff member for COVID-19 test, during Unlock 4.0, in Ranchi.

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Noted lawyer Prashant Bhushan addresses a press conference over police probe in Delhi riots cases, at Press Club of India, in New Delhi.

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Congress leader Anand Sharma (L) at Parliament House during ongoing Monsoon Session, in New Delhi.

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Social activists display placards during a press conference over police probe on Delhi riots cases, at Press Club of India in New Delhi. The special cell of Delhi Police arrested Umar Khalid, former JNU student, on Sunday night under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA) for his alleged role in the northeast Delhi riots.

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh attends a webinar on ‘New Education Policy-2020, in New Delhi.

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AICCTU activists stage a protest against the proposed privatization, at Shram Shakti Bhawan in New Delhi.

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BJP Rajya Sabha MP Jyotiraditya Scindia at Parliament House during ongoing Monsoon Session, in New Delhi.

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A social activist holds a face mask that reads 'Hum Sab Khalid Saifi' during a press conference over police probe on Delhi riots cases, at Press Club of India in New Delhi. Delhi Police arrested activist Khalid Saifi in June under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA) in connection with the communal violence in northeast Delhi.

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Sacks filled with onions at a market, in Karad. The government on Monday banned the export of all varieties of onions with immediate effect to increase availability and curb prices of the bulb in the domestic market.

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A man hangs a notice on an idol of Lord Vishwakarma, urging people to wear face masks while attending Vishwakarma puja, in Nadia district.

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Shruti Modi, former Manager of late actor Sushant Singh Rajput, leaves from NCB guest house after an NCB team member tested positive with COVID-19, in Mumbai.

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CRPF -Parliament Duty Group (PDG) personnel patrol the premises of Parliament House during the ongoing Monsoon Session, in New Delhi.

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Two polar bears dive for ice cream cakes in the water basin at the Zoo in Hanover, Germany.

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Bharatiya Sindhu Sabha activists cut a cake on the eve of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 70th birthday, in Bhopal.

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Japan's outgoing Prime Minister Shinzo Abe waves as he leaves the prime minister's office in Tokyo. Abe and his Cabinet resigned Wednesday, clearing the way for his successor Yoshihide Suga to take over after parliamentary confirmation later in the day.

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Japan's outgoing Prime Minister Shinzo Abe waves before leaving the prime minister's office in Tokyo. Abe and his Cabinet resigned Wednesday, clearing the way for his successor Yoshihide Suga to take over after parliamentary confirmation later in the day.

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Former Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga walks out of the prime minister's office after a cabinet meeting, in Tokyo. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his Cabinet resigned, clearing the way for his successor Suga to take over after parliamentary confirmation later Wednesday.

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Yoshihide Suga stands up after being elected as Japan's new prime minister at parliament's lower house in Tokyo. Suga was formally elected as Japan’s new prime minister in a parliamentary vote, replacing Shinzo Abe.

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RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das addresses the FICCI National Executive Committee Meeting, via video conferencing, in New Delhi.

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Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports Kiren Rijiju addresses a webinar on ‘New Education Policy-2020, in New Delhi.

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Indian Air Force fighter jet on the runway amid the prolonged India-China face-off, in Leh district.

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Tejas fighter jet of the Indian Air Force flies over Ladakh region amid the prolonged India-China face off, in Leh district.

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Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi (R), Union Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri (L) and Union Minister Prakash Javdekar at Parliament House during ongoing Monsoon Session, in New Delhi.

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A candidate undergoes thermal check as she arrives to appear in the Pre-Teacher Education Test (PTET) exam at a government law college, in Bikaner.

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Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut (L), Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi (C) and Union Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri arrive at Parliament House during ongoing Monsoon Session, in New Delhi.

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BJP MP Subramanian Swamy arrives at Parliament House during ongoing Monsoon Session, in New Delhi.

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BJP National President JP Nadda addresses a press conference on farmer's bill at BJP office in New Delhi.

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Trinamool Congress leader Mausam Benazir Noor takes oath as a Rajya Sabha member during the Monsoon Session of Parliament, amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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BJP National President JP Nadda addresses a press conference on farmer's bill at BJP office in New Delhi.

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TMC MP Derek O'Brien arrives at Parliament House during ongoing Monsoon Session, in New Delhi.

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BJP MP Syed Zafar Islam arrives at Parliament House during ongoing Monsoon Session, in New Delhi.

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Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) MP Sharad Pawar arrives at Parliament House during ongoing Monsoon Session, in New Delhi.

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Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut arrives at Parliament House during ongoing Monsoon Session, in New Delhi.

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Vice President and Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu conducts proceedings in the Rajya Sabha during the ongoing Monsoon Session of Parliament, amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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Jan Adhikar Party (JAP) chief Pappu Yadav displays the new symbol of his party provided by the Election Commission, in Patna.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman arrives at Parliament House during ongoing Monsoon Session, in New Delhi.

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TMC MP Derek O'Brien speaks in the Rajya Sabha during the ongoing Monsoon Session of Parliament, amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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Congress leader Anand Sharma speaks in the Rajya Sabha during the ongoing Monsoon Session of Parliament, amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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Senior Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge speaks in the Rajya Sabha during the ongoing Monsoon Session of Parliament, amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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Congress MP KC Venugopal speaks in the Rajya Sabha during the ongoing Monsoon Session of Parliament, amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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Samajwadi Party MP Javed Ali Khan speaks in the Rajya Sabha during the ongoing Monsoon Session of Parliament, amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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Congress MP Digvijay Singh speaks in the Rajya Sabha during the ongoing Monsoon Session of Parliament, amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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Indian National Congress (INC) Pradip Bhattacharya speaks in the Rajya Sabha during the ongoing Monsoon Session of Parliament, amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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Union Minister for Housing and Urban Affairs Hardeep Singh Puri in the Rajya Sabha during the ongoing Monsoon Session of Parliament, amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) MP Fouzia Khan speaks in the Rajya Sabha during the ongoing Monsoon Session of Parliament, amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Narain Dass Gupta speaks in the Rajya Sabha during the ongoing Monsoon Session of Parliament, amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan speaks in the Rajya Sabha during the ongoing Monsoon Session of Parliament, amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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Senior Congress leader Abhishek Manu Singhvi arrives at Parliament House during ongoing Monsoon Session, in New Delhi.

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Rajya Sabha MP KTS Tulsi arrives at Parliament House during ongoing Monsoon Session, in New Delhi.

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Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman Harivansh Narayan Singh conducts proceedings during the ongoing Monsoon Session of Parliament, amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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Senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal arrives at Parliament House during ongoing Monsoon Session, in New Delhi.

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Samajwadi Party MP Jaya Bachchan speaks in the Rajya Sabha during the ongoing Monsoon Session of Parliament, amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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Samajwadi Party (SP) MP Ravi Prakash Verma speaks in the Rajya Sabha during the ongoing Monsoon Session of Parliament, amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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BJP MP Vinay Sahasrabuddhe at Parliament House during ongoing Monsoon Session, in New Delhi.

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A health worker wearing a PPE kit collects a nasal sample from a woman for COVID-19 test, at Urban Health Centre in Hyderabad.

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A Russian medical worker prepares a shot of Russia's experimental Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine for its use in Moscow, Russia. Russian health authorities have launched advanced trials of the vaccine among 40,000 volunteers, a randomized, placebo-controlled study.

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A Russian medical worker adminsters a shot of Russia's experimental Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine in Moscow, Russia. Russian health authorities have launched advanced trials of the vaccine among 40,000 volunteers, a randomized, placebo-controlled study.

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A shot of Russia's experimental Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine is shown before its use in Moscow, Russia. Russian health authorities have launched advanced trials of the vaccine among 40,000 volunteers, a randomized, placebo-controlled study.

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European Council President Charles Michel, left, is accompanied by Greek Minister of Citizen Protection Michalis Chrisochoidis during his visit in the new temporary refugee camp in Kara Tepe on the northeastern island of Lesbos, Greece. Greece has called on the European Union to jointly run new refugee camps being built on its eastern islands as part of a planned overhaul of the bloc's migration policy.

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President Donald Trump meets with United Arab Emirates Foreign Minister Abdullah bin Zayed al-Nahyan in the Oval Office, at the White House in Washington.

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President Donald Trump meets with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in the Oval Office, at the White House in Washington. Trump presented the key to Netanyahu as a gift.

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Slovenia's Primoz Roglic, wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey, celebrates on the podium after stage 16 of the Tour de France cycling race over 164 kilometers (102 miles) from La Tour-du-Pin to Villard-de-Lans, France.

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Richard Carapaz of Ecuador celebrates being awarded most combative rider of stage 16 of the Tour de France cycling race over 164 kilometers (102 miles) from La Tour-du-Pin to Villard-de-Lans, France.

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France's Benoit Cosnefroy, wearing the best climber's dotted jersey, celebrates on the podium after stage 16 of the Tour de France cycling race over 164 kilometers (102 miles) from La Tour-du-Pin to Villard-de-Lans, France.

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Neilson Powless of the US rides during the 16th stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 164 kilometers from La Tour-du-Pin to Villard-de-Lans.

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Spectators take pictures of the riders during the 16th stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 164 kilometers from La Tour-du-Pin to Villard-de-Lans.

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Palestinians wave national flags during a protest against normalization ties between the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain with the Israel, in the West Bank city of Ramallah. Israel is set to sign agreements with the UAE and Bahrain at the White House on Tuesday.

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External Affairs MInister S Jaishankar with US Special Representative on Afghanistan Reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad during a meeting. National Security Advisor Ajit Doval is also seen.

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Tiger Woods watches his putt on the 11th green during practice for the U.S. Open Championship golf tournament at Winged Foot Golf Club, in Mamaroneck, N.Y.

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Canada's Denis Shapovalov returns the ball to Argentina's Guido Pella during their match at the Italian Open tennis tournament in Rome.

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Italy's Salvatore Caruso shouts after winning a point to Tennys Sandgren of the United States during their match at the Italian Open tennis tournament in Rome.

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German Lennard Kamna crosses the finish line to win stage 16 of the Tour de France cycling race over 164 kilometers (102 miles) from La Tour-du-Pin to Villard-de-Lans, France.

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German Lennard Kamna celebrates winning stage 16 of the Tour de France cycling race over 164 kilometers (102 miles) from La Tour-du-Pin to Villard-de-Lans, France.

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Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga walks in the prime minister's office for a cabinet meeting, in Tokyo. Japan's incoming prime minister Suga is to form his new Cabinet after being formally appointed to the top job later in the day.

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California Gov. Gavin Newsom and Democratic vice presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., talk as they asses the damage during the Creek Fire at Pine Ridge Elementary, in Auberry, Calif.

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President Donald Trump, center, with from left, Bahrain Foreign Minister Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Trump, and United Arab Emirates Foreign Minister Abdullah bin Zayed al-Nahyan, during the Abraham Accords signing ceremony on the South Lawn of the White House, in Washington.

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Sloane Stephens, of the U.S., serves the ball to Spain’s Garbine Muguruza during their match at the Italian Open tennis tournament in Rome.

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Russia's Svetlana Kuznetsova returns the ball to United States' Bernarda Pera during their match at the Italian Open tennis tournament in Rome.

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Dynamo Kiev's Gerson Rodrigues, left, and AZ Alkmaar's Fredrik Midtsjo challenge for the ball during the Champions League third qualifying round soccer match between AZ Alkmaar and Dynamo Kyiv at the Olimpiyskiy Stadium in Kyiv, Ukraine

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A Girl eating food

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Hanging out in flood waters, Cameron Fogg, right, sits by his crab traps as he drinks a beer with Austin Claiborne, 18, left, and Cameron Gomez, center, in Salt Bayou near Slidell, La.. Hurricane Sally missed Louisiana, but its effect, such as high water, could be felt along the region. Fogg has lived in this house for 30 years and he said he's getting tired of the recurrence of rising water.

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Tel Aviv City Hall is lit up with the words for peace in Hebrew, Arabic and English in honor of the recognition agreements Israel will be signing with the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain at the White House, in Tel Aviv, Israel.

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People play in a flooded parking lot at Navarre Beach, in Pensacola Beach, Fla. Hurricane Sally is crawling toward the northern Gulf Coast at just 2 mph, a pace that's enabling the storm to gather huge amounts of water to eventually dump on land.

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Protesters partake in an anti-government protest demanding free elections outside the provincial council building in Basra, Iraq

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A girl anxiously waiting for food while her mother is cooking.

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A girl eating her food in the slum areas of Delhi

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Fireworks go off in front of Metropolitan Cathedral after Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador gave the annual independence shout to kick off Independence Day celebrations amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, at the Zocalo in Mexico City. Instead of the throngs of supporters who pack the Zocalo in a typical year, this Independence Day the president faced an empty plaza as he gave the traditional "Grito de Dolores," which commemorates the 1810 call to arms by priest Miguel Hidalgo that began the struggle for independence from Spain.

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South Korean Unification Minister Lee In-young, center left in front, visits Panmunjom in the Demilitarized Zone, South Korea. Lee's visit comes days ahead of the second anniversary of a summit agreement signed between South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Pyongyang, North Korea, on Sept. 19, 2018, to reduce tensions and bolster cooperation.

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The sibling duo waiting for their mother to serve them food

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Singer Ricky Martin puts his signature on a sign as he pays his respects at the Pulse nightclub memorial in Orlando, Fla.,. The nightclub was the site of a mass shooting in 2016.

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Waves crash near a pier, at Gulf State Park, in Gulf Shores, Alabama.

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