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Sep 27, 2020

Manvendra Singh, son of former union minister late Jaswant Singh, performs the last rites of his father during cremation at his farmhouse in Jodhpur. Jaswant Singh, 82, died after a cardiac arrest at Delhi's Army Hospital (Research & Referral), where he had been admitted in June.

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Shiromani Akali Dal President Sukhbir Singh Badal addresses a gathering of party workers and farmers to mobilise them for October 1 Kisan March, which would commence from all three Sikh religious Takhts in the state to Mohali, in Ropar district.

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Army vehicles moving towards Line of Actual Control (LAC) amid border tension with China, in Leh.

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Janta Dal-United national president and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar interacts with ticket seekers at the office ahead of Bihar Assembly elections, in Patna.

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Students undergo thermal screening before entering an examination center to appear for the Joint Entrance Examination-Advanced (JEE-Adv) entrance papers, amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, in Bhubaneswar.

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BJP ticket seekers and supporters clash near party office, in Patna.

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Protesters block a road to demonstrate against the three agri-marketing bills passed recently by Parliament at Sohana, in Sahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar.

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A man carries a television across a flooded locality following the release of surplus water from Prakasam Barrage into the Krishna river, in Vijayawada

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Women perform rituals on 'Adhik Maas', in Surat.

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Students step out of an examination centre after appearing in Joint Entrance Examination-Advanced 2020, during Unlock 4.0, in Gurugram.

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BJP ticket seekers and supporters clash near Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi's car, at party office in Patna.

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Rajesh Tiwari, security counsellor and in-charge of disaster management with the Bhopal Railway Division, one of the accused in the alleged gangrape of a 22-year-old woman is being taken to the court in Bhopal.

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Local and Police personnel during a protest, over the recruitment of reserved category candidates on vacant unreserved positions for teachers from 2018, in Rishabhdev town of Udaipur district.

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JD(U) National President and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar presents the membership slip to former DGP Gupteshwar Pandey as he joins the party, in Patna.

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Aam Aadmi Party leader and Rajya Sabha MP Sanjay Singh addresses a press conference at the party office, in Lucknow.

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Union Ministers Kiren Rijiju and G Kishan Reddy address a press conference along with a group of Ladakhi leaders, who withdrew the boycott call given for the elections to the autonomous body polls in Ladakh, in New Delhi.

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Boats anchored along a deserted bank of River Ganga on the World Tourism Day, in Varanasi.

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Farmers block railway tracks during 'Rail Roko Andolan' against the central government's newly introduced farm bills, at Devi Dass Pura village, 20km from Amritsar.

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Farmers on their way to block railway tracks during 'Rail Roko Andolan' against the central government's newly introduced farm bills, at Devi Dass Pura village, 20km from Amritsar.

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Repair work at Taj Mahal after it reopened for visitors, amid the coronavirus pandemic, in Agra.

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Ticket seekers gather inside Janta Dal (United) office to submit their bio-data  for Bihar Assembly elections, in Patna.

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Farmers arrive to block railway tracks during 'Rail Roko Andolan' against the central government's newly introduced farm bills, at Devi Dass Pura village, 20km from Amritsar.

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Women shop at a market ahead of the Durga Puja festival, in Kolkata.

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Women shop from a roadside vendor ahead of the Durga Puja festival, in Kolkata.

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Spain's Sara Sorribes Tormo serves against Romania's Simona Halep in the first round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France.

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Spain's Sara Sorribes Tormo plays a shot against Romania's Simona Halep in the first round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France.

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RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav addresses a press conference, in Patna.

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Visitors take a selfie near vintage cars displayed during a heritage car show, in Chennai.

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Karni Sena chief Suraj Pal Amu with supporters during a party-state meeting, at Vidhayapati Bhawan, in Patna.

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Villages transport LPG cylinders on a bicycle across a flood-affected area of Kachua village in Nagaon District.

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Stickers pasted on a glass door at CWG village COVID-19 Care Centre, near Akshardham in New Delhi.

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Women buy imitation jewelry from a roadside stall for the upcoming Durga Puja festival, in Kolkata.

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Medics and patients at CWG village COVID-19 Care Centre, near Akshardham in New Delhi.

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A doctor checks a patient at CWG village COVID-19 Care Centre, near Akshardham in New Delhi.

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A doctor checks a patient at CWG village COVID-19 Care Centre, near Akshardham in New Delhi.

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Patients perform yoga at CWG village COVID-19 Care Centre, near Akshardham in New Delhi.

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Students undergo thermal screening before entering an examination center to appear for the Joint Entrance Examination-Advanced (JEE-Adv) entrance papers, amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, in Gurugram.

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BJP leaders Vasundhara Raje, Dushyant Singh and Rajiv Pratap Rudy with Manvendra Singh, son of former Union Minister Jaswant Singh who passed away earlier today, at his residence in New Delhi.

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An ambulance carrying the mortal remains of former Union Minister Jaswant Singh who passed away earlier today, leaves for Jodhpur, at his residence in New Delhi.

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Family members of former Union Minister Jaswant Singh, who passed away earlier today, mourn, at his residence in New Delhi.

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh pays tribute to former Union Minister Jaswant Singh who passed away earlier today, at his residence in New Delhi.

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People visit Undavalli Caves as seen on World Tourism Day, at Undavalli in Guntur district.

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Defence Minister Rajanth Singh and BJP leaders Vasundhara Raje, Dushyant Singh meet Bhupinder Singh, son of former Union Minister Jaswant Singh, who passed away earlier today, at his residence in New Delhi.

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Students step out of an examination centre after appearing in Joint Entrance Examination-Advance (JEE-A), during Unlock 4.0, in Jabalpur.

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Police personnel baton charge the activists of Jai Maa Bhawani Hindu Sangathan to disperse them during a protest against the state government over the guidelines for Durga Puja and Navratri celebration, amid the coronavirus pandemic, in Bhopal.

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An artisan works on a clay idol as part of preparations for the upcoming Durga Puja festival, at Lalbaug in Mumbai.

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An artisan works on a clay idol as part of preparations for the upcoming Durga Puja festival, at Lalbaug in Mumbai.

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Home Minister Amit Shah inaugurates ‘Destination North East 2020’ fest, via video conferencing, in New Delhi.

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BJP leader Om Prakash Mathur pays tribute to former Union Minister Jaswant Singh, who passed away earlier today, at his residence in New Delhi.

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh pays tribute to former Union Minister Jaswant Singh who passed away earlier today, at his residence in New Delhi.

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Senior BJP leader and former Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje pays tribute to former Union Minister Jaswant Singh who passed away earlier today, at his residence in New Delhi.

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh with Manvendra Singh, son of former Union Minister Jaswant Singh, who passed away earlier today, at his residence in New Delhi.

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh during a meeting with Governor of Nagaland RN Ravi, in New Delhi.

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BJP activists wearing face masks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's portrait on them listen to his radio programme 'Mann Ki Baat', at city pavement in Kolkata.

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BJP ticket seekers and supporters near Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi's car, at party office in Patna.

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Clash between BJP ticket seekers and supporters near Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi's car, at party office in Patna.

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The Calmont vineyard stands over the Mosel loop in Bremm, Germany. The slope is considered to be among the steepest in Europe, with inclines of up to 70 degrees.

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People take part in a 'We Do Not Consent' rally at Trafalgar Square, organised by Stop New Normal, to protest against coronavirus restrictions, in London.

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Normal college students join family members of 43 missing students from the Rural Normal School of Ayotzinapa in a march marking the sixth anniversary of the 43 students' enforced disappearance, in Mexico City.

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Followers of Franklin Graham pray at the base of the Washington Monument as they march from the Lincoln Memorial to Capitol Hill, during the Prayer March at the National Mall, in Washington.

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US President Donald Trump walks along the Colonnade with Judge Amy Coney Barrett to a news conference to announce Barrett as his nominee to the Supreme Court, in the Rose Garden at the White House, in Washington.

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A view of Sri Krishna Janmabhoomi temple and Shahi Idgah mosque, in Mathura. A group of devout Hindus has moved a Mathura civil court here for removal of the mosque allegedly built at the exact birthplace of Lord Sri Krishna within the 13.37-acre premises of Katra Keshav Dev temple in the holy city.

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In this file photo, is seen Former Union Minister Jaswant Singh after an NDA meeting in New Delhi. Singh passed away at the age of 82 following a long spell of illness, in New Delhi.

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In this file photo, is seen Former Union Minister Jaswant Singh with former U.S. Secretary of State Colin Powell in New Delhi. Singh passed away at the age of 82 following a long spell of illness, in New Delhi.

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In this file photo, is seen Former Union Minister Jaswant Singh with Congress President Sonia Gandhi and late former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee, at Parliament House in New Delhi. Singh passed away at the age of 82 following a long spell of illness, in New Delhi.

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Applicants appear in Allahabad Central University UGAT exam, at a centre in Prayagraj.

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In this file photo, is seen Former Union Minister Jaswant Singh at Parliament House in New Delhi. Singh passed away at the age of 82 following a long spell of illness, in New Delhi.

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah during a meeting with BJP MP Tejasvi Surya, in New Delhi.

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Election staff members gather at a distribution centre to collect polling material ahead of the Panchayati Raj elections, in Bikaner.

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In this file photo, is seen Former Union Minister Jaswant Singh at Hyderabad House in New Delhi. Singh passed away at the age of 82 following a long spell of illness, in New Delhi.

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In this file photo, is seen Former Union Minister Jaswant Singh in Madrid, Spain. Singh passed away at the age of 82 following a long spell of illness, in New Delhi.

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RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav addresses a press conference, in Patna.

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In this file photo, is seen Former Union Minister Jaswant Singh with former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, in New Delhi. Singh passed away at the age of 82 following a long spell of illness, in New Delhi.

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People take part in a rally on the occasion of World Tourism Day, in Kolkata.

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An artisan gives a finishing touch to an idol of Goddess Durga, at Kumartuli in Kolkata.

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Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal clears stagnant water during the anti-dengue campaign to raise awareness on vector-borne diseases, in New Delhi.

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In this file photo, is seen Former Union Minister Jaswant Singh in New Delhi. Singh passed away at the age of 82 following a long spell of illness, in New Delhi.

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A model wears a creation as part of the Drome 2021 women's spring-summer ready-to-wear collection during the Milan's fashion week in Milan, Italy.

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A model wears a creation as part of the Salvatore Ferragamo 2021 women's spring-summer ready-to-wear collection during the fashion week in Milan, Italy.

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Creations displayed at a presentation as part of the Giorgio Armani 2021 women's spring-summer ready-to-wear collection during the fashion week in Milan, Italy.

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A model wears a creation as part of the Salvatore Ferragamo 2021 women's spring-summer ready-to-wear collection during the fashion week in Milan, Italy.

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A model wears a creation as part of the Drome 2021 women's spring-summer ready-to-wear collection during the Milan's fashion week in Milan, Italy.

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Model Joan Smalls wears a creation as part of the Salvatore Ferragamo 2021 women's spring-summer ready-to-wear collection during the fashion week in Milan, Italy.

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Model Mariacarla Boscono wears a creation as part of the Salvatore Ferragamo 2021 women's spring-summer ready-to-wear collection during the fashion week in Milan, Italy.

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Shubman Gill and Eoin Morgan of Kolkata Knight Riders celebrates their win against Sunrisers Hyderabad in Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi.

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Shubman Gill and Eoin Morgan of Kolkata Knight Riders being greeted by Sunrisers Hyderabad players after their win in Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi.

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Shubman Gill and Eoin Morgan of Kolkata Knight Riders during Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match against Sunrisers Hyderabad at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi.

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Shubman Gill of Kolkata Knight Riders celebrates his fifty during Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match against Sunrisers Hyderabad at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi.

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Shubman Gill of Kolkata Knight Riders plays a shot during Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match against Sunrisers Hyderabad at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi.

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Sunrisers Hyderabad players celebrate the wicket of Nitesh Rana of Kolkata Knight Riders during their Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi.

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Rashid Khan of Sunrisers Hyderabad with skipper David Warner celebrates the wicket of Dinesh Karthik of Kolkata Knight Riders during their Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi.

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Wriddhiman Saha of Sunrisers Hyderabad plays a shot during Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match against Kolkata Knight Riders at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi.

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Pat Cummins of Kolkata Knight Riders celebrates the wicket of Jonny Bairstow of Sunrisers Hyderabad during their Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi.

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Mohammad Nabi of Sunrisers Hyderabad in action during Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match against Kolkata Knight Riders at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi.

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Manish Pandey of Sunrisers Hyderabad celebrates his fifty during Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match against Kolkata Knight Riders at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi.

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Manish Pandey of Sunrisers Hyderabad plays a shot during Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match against Kolkata Knight Riders at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi

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Manish Pandey of Sunrisers Hyderabad plays a shot during Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match against Kolkata Knight Riders at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi.

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Skipper David Warner of Sunrisers Hyderabad plays a shot during Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match against Kolkata Knight Riders at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi.

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In this photo taken from a footage distributed by Russian Defense Ministry Press Service. Russian rockets launch from missile systems during the main stage of the Kavkaz-2020 strategic command-and-staff exercises at the Kapustin Yar training ground, Russia.

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In this image made from UNTV video, Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, the Prime Minister of Cambodia speaks in a pre-recorded message which was played during the 75th session of the United Nations General Assembly, at U.N. headquarters.

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In this photo provided by the United Nations, Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India, speaks in a pre-recorded message which was played during the 75th session of the United Nations General Assembly, Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020, at the UN. headquarters.

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Skipper David Warner of Sunrisers Hyderabad plays a shot during Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match against Kolkata Knight Riders at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi.

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Netherlands' Anna van der Breggen celebrates winning the women's elite event, at the road cycling World Championships, in Imola, Italy

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Real Madrid's goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois saves a ball during the Spanish La Liga soccer match between Betis and Real Madrid at the at the Benito Villamarin stadium in Seville, Spain.

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Burnley's Dale Stephens, left, and Southampton's Stuart Armstrong battle for the ball during the English Premier League soccer match between Burnley and Southampton at Turf Moor in Burnley, England.

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In this photo provided by the United Nations, President, Islamic Republic of Iran Hassan Rouhani's pre-recorded message is played during the 75th session of the United Nations General Assembly at U.N. headquarters. Protests against racial injustice aren't just part of the United States' national conversation. America's foes have taken note too, using the demonstrations and images of police violence to criticize the country at the U.N. General Assembly this year.

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Schalke's Ozan Kabak, left, and Bremen's Niclas Fuellkrug, right, challenge for the ball during the German Bundesliga soccer match between FC Schalke 04 and Werder Bremen in Gelsenkirchen, Germany.

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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain steers his car during the qualifying session for the upcoming Russian Formula One Grand Prix, at the Sochi Autodrom circuit, in Sochi, Russia. The Russian Formula One Grand Prix will take place on Sunday.

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Red Bull driver Max Verstappen of the Netherlands steers his car during the qualifying session for the upcoming Russian Formula One Grand Prix, at the Sochi Autodrom circuit, in Sochi, Russia.

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Attendees wearing face masks to protect against the coronavirus watch a presentation by auto maker Geely at the Beijing International Automotive Exhibition, also known as Auto China, in Beijing.

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A biker performs prior to a motorcycle rally marking a traditional autumn's motorcycle festival riding along the iconic Garden Ring in Moscow, Russia.

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Bikers attend a motorcycle rally marking a traditional autumn's motorcycle festival riding along the iconic Garden Ring in Moscow, Russia.

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A motorcyclist shows his skills during a festival marking the end of the motor biking season in St.Petersburg, Russia.

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A biker rides with a family member in a 'Ural" Soviet made motorcycle with a sidecar, during a rally marking a traditional autumn's motorcycle festival riding along the iconic Garden Ring in Moscow, Russia.

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Bikers attend a motorcycle rally marking a traditional autumn's motorcycle festival riding along the iconic Garden Ring in Moscow, Russia.

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Palestinian protesters wave flags during a rally in support of Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, in the West Bank town of Tubas.

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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain, left front, and Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas of Finland, right front, steers their cars during the Russian Formula One Grand Prix, at the Sochi Autodrom circuit, in Sochi, Russia.

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In this image taken from a footage released by Armenian Defense Ministry, Armenian forces destroy Azerbaijani military vehicle at the contact line of the self-proclaimed Republic of Nagorno-Karabakh, Azerbaijan. Fighting between Armenia and Azerbaijan has broken out around the separatist region of Nagorno-Karabakh and the Armenian Defense Ministry says two Azerbaijani helicopters have been shot down. Ministry spokeswoman Shushan Stepanyan also said Armenian forces hit three Azerbaijani tanks.

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