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Oct 13, 2020

Motorcyclists wade through flooded Mahboob Mansion market road following heavy rains, in Hyderabad

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People wade through a waterlogged road during heavy rains, due to a deep depression in Bay of Bengal, in Vijayawada.

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Actor Tom Cruise wears a face mask to prevent the spread of COVID-19 as he greets fans during a break from shooting Mission Impossible 7, along Rome's Fori Imperiali avenue.

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Bollywood actor Jacqueline Fernandez sits on a horse at the Mahalaxmi Racecourse, in Mumbai.

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CBI officials arrive to investigate the case of a 19-year-old Dalit woman who died after being allegedly gang-raped, in Hathras.

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CBI officials arrive to investigate the case of a 19-year-old Dalit woman who died after being allegedly gang-raped, in Hathras.

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A farmer burns paddy stubble in a field, in Amritsar district. Farmers continue the practice, a contributor to air pollution in winter season, despite several steps taken by the government.

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A farmer burns paddy stubble in a field, in Amritsar district. Farmers continue the practice, a contributor to air pollution in winter season, despite several steps taken by the government.

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Foreign Secretary of India Harsh V Shringla and Diplomat Vani Rao with U.S. Ambassador to India Ken Juster and US Deputy Secretary of State Stephen E. Biegun, during a meeting in New Delhi.

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Foreign Secretary of India Harsh V Shringla and Diplomat Vani Rao with U.S. Ambassador to India Ken Juster and US Deputy Secretary of State Stephen E. Biegun, during a meeting in New Delhi.

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A Hindu priest arranges sweets and fruits, kept as offerings by devotees as part of a ritual to mark 'Annakut' festival , at a temple in Ahmedabad.

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Suraj Venjaramoodu poses for a photograph, in Kochi. Venjaramoodu won the Best Actor award during the Kerala State film awards 2020.

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Advance and Basic Mountaineering Courses held at Mountaineering and Skiing Institute at Auli, in Chamoli district. About 100 ITBP personnel were trained in basic and advanced mountaineering courses by the World-renowned Mountaineering and Skiing Institute, Indo-Tibetan Border Police Force, M&SI, Auli, Uttarakhand for adventure sports and training.

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Members of various farmers organisations block a Reliance refilling station during a protest over the recent farm bills, in Amritsar district.

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Farmers raise slogans as they block train tracks with tractors on the twentieth day of their ongoing 'Rail Roko' protest over recent farm reform bills, at Devi Dass Pura village in Amritsar.

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Farmers raise slogans as they block train tracks with tractors on the twentieth day of their ongoing 'Rail Roko' protest over recent farm reform bills, at Devi Dass Pura village in Amritsar.

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Farmers raise slogans as they block train tracks with tractors on the twentieth day of their ongoing 'Rail Roko' protest over recent farm reform bills, at Devi Dass Pura village in Amritsar.

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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee flags off two double-decker buses for special sightseeing services to boost heritage and cultural trails ahead of the Durga Puja festival, at Nabanna in Kolkata.

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A view of the Akshardham Temple, that was reopened for the public after months of closure due to the coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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A view of the cultural center, destroyed by shelling during a military conflict, in Shushi, outside Stepanakert, the separatist region of Nagorno-Karabakh. The latest outburst of fighting between Azerbaijani and Armenian forces began Sept. 27 and marked the biggest escalation of the decades-old conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh. The region lies in Azerbaijan but has been under control of ethnic Armenian forces backed by Armenia since the end of a separatist war in 1994.

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Former Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy interacts with pre-University lecturers agitating over various demands including appointment orders which they have not recieved since one year, in Bengaluru.

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Actor-turned politician Khushbu Sundar pays tribute to a portrait of Deendayal Upadhyaya and Syama Prasad Mukherjee, before addressing a press conference, in Chennai. Khushbu joined BJP after quitting the Congress party on Monday.

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President of Nagaland Pradesh Congress Committee K Therie (L) presents party ticket to Khaseo Anar (R), ahead of the upcoming Nagaland bypolls, at Congress Bhavan in Dimapur.

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Workers carry out soil testing at Kanjurmarg site following Maharashtra government''s decision to relocate the Aarey Metro car shed, in Mumbai.

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Haryana Congress President Kumari Selja meets the family of Ramlu, who was allegedly murdered, in Data village of Hisar district.

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Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) President Prince Raj presents party member slips to Urmila Devi (R) and Sundeshwar Ram (L), ahead of Bihar Assembly polls, in Patna.

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Pakistani women peel prawns at fisheries in Karachi, Pakistan. Women earn some 250 Pakistani rupees ($1.50) a day to feed their families.

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Riot police use their shields to form a defensive cover during a protest against the new Job Creation Law approved by Parliament last week, in Jakarta, Indonesia. Thousands of conservative Muslims marched in Indonesia's capital demanding that the government revoke the law they say will cripple labor rights.

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A man holds his son's hand while walking along the waterfront of Victoria Harbour in Hong Kong. The Hong Kong Observatory on Tuesday morning issued the typhoon No 8 signal as tropical storm Nangka brushes past Hong Kong.

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Hisar DC Priyanka Soni and SP Balwan Singh Rana during their visit to an observation home after 17 juvenile undertrials escaped on Monday evening, in Hisar district.

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Members of Thekka Mulazam Union march towards the residence of Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh during a protest to press for their various demands, in Patiala.

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A worker wearing PPE kit sanitises a cinema hall, as mutilplexes prepare to re-open from October 15 after seven months of closure due to coronavirus lockdown, in New Delhi.

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A worker wearing PPE kit prepares to sanitise a cinema hall, as mutilplexes prepare to re-open from October 15 after seven months of closure due to coronavirus lockdown, in New Delhi.

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Staff members of a cinema hall demonstrate SOPs, as mutilplexes prepare to re-open from October 15 after seven months of closure due to coronavirus lockdown, in New Delhi.

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Soldiers of Sahastra Seema Bal (SSB) march during a passing-out parade at Tezpur Salonibari training center of Sonitpur district.

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Women activists of CITU stage a protest demanding for time-bound effective probe of Hathras case under supervision of the Supreme Court, in New Delhi.

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Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa being greeted by cabinet ministers B Sriramulu (L) and K Sudhakar(R) at his residence, in Bengaluru. During a Karnataka cabinet reshuffle, B Sriramulu got the Social Welfare and K Sudhakar got additional Health Ministry.

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A worker checks the seat of a theatre before its re-opening after authorities allowed to open cinema halls, in Bengaluru.

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Actor-turned politician Khushbu Sundar addresses a press conference a day after joing BJP, in Chennai.

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People wearing masks as a precaution against the coronavirus chat as they wait for transport in Jammu.

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A man wearing mask as a precaution against the coronavirus carries broom at market in Jammu.

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People wearing masks as a precaution against the coronavirus walk at market in Jammu.

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Actor-turned politician Khushbu Sundar addresses a press conference a day after joing BJP, in Chennai. Khushbu joined BJP after quitting the Congress party.

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Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal launches the sprinkling process of newly-developed bio-decomposer solution on farm fields to prevent stubble (Paraali) burning in the national capital, at village Hiranki, North Delhi district.

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Actor-turned politician Khushbu Sundar being welcomed by BJP workers on her arrival at the airport in Chennai. Khushbu yesterday joined BJP after resigning as Congress party spokesperson.

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Devotees perform 'parikrama' of the holy town of Vrindavan on the occasion of Ekadashi of Adhikmas, near Mathura.

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Indian Army personnel during an operation to destroy live mortal shells along the Line of Control, in Poonch district.

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A health worker takes swab sample of a woman to test for COVID-19 outside a garment shop in Mumbai.

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A worker sanitises a class room at an intermediate college as authorities have allowed for the reopening of educational institutes in a graded manner, in Noida.

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A Pusa Institute of Technology worker sprays bio-decomposer which converts agricultural waste into compost in his field after harvesting in New Delhi.

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A farmer sprays bio-decomposer which converts agricultural waste into compost in his field after harvesting in New Delhi.

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A farmer sprays bio-decomposer which converts agricultural waste into compost in his field after harvesting in New Delhi.

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Bollywood actress Manushi Chhillar poses for a photograph at YRF Studios, in Mumbai.

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BJP candidate from Patna Sahib constituency Nand Kishor Yadav flashes the victory sign after filing his nomination papers for the upcoming Bihar Assembly elections, in Patna.

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Police detain a BJP activist during a protest against TRS government over passing of GHMC Act 2020 during the ongoing State Assembly session, in Hyderabad.

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Customers stand in a long queue outside a bank branch to withdraw money for the forthcoming festive season, in Beawar.

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A policeman wearing a face mask as a precautionary measure against the coronavirus controls vehicular traffic in Kolkata.

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A civic worker wearing a protective suit sanitizes a makeshift worship venue of Hindu goddess Durga in Kolkata.

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Gangster turned politician and RJD candidate for Danapur constituency Ritlal Yadav after filing nomination papers for the upcoming Bihar Assembly polls, in Patna district.

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A man wearing a mask as a precautionary measure against the coronavirus cleans his roadside stall in Dharamsala.

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Men talk near a tail of a multiple rocket 'Smerch' after shelling by Azerbaijan's artillery during a military conflict in Stepanakert, the separatist region of Nagorno-Karabakh. Armenia and Azerbaijan have accused each other of attacks over the separatist territory of Nagorno-Karabakh despite a cease-fire deal brokered by Russia in an effort to end the worst outbreak of hostilities in decades.

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The scene of damage a day after shelling by Armenian's artillery during fighting over the separatist region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in Ganja, Azerbaijan.

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People look at the destroyed houses a day after shelling by Armenian's artillery during fighting over the separatist region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in Ganja, Azerbaijan.

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People look at the destroyed houses a day after shelling by Armenian's artillery during fighting over the separatist region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in Ganja, Azerbaijan.

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US President Donald Trump arrives for a campaign rally at Orlando Sanford International Airport, in Sanford, Florida.

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Ivanka Trump, daughter and adviser to US President Donald Trump, speaks at a campaign event in Las Vegas.

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Protesters who volunteer to work as first-aid responders walk past a bus stop set fire by protesters after police blocked the route of a march against the commemoration of the discovery of the Americas that would have passed the presidential palace in Santiago, Chile. The march was organized by Indigenous groups demanding autonomy and the recovery of ancestral land.

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Members of the public wearing face masks stand near a statue of The Beatles in Liverpool, England as Prime Minister Boris Johnson prepares to lay out a new three-tier alert system for England. The Liverpool City Region is expected to face the tightest restrictions under the new system, which will classify regions as being on "medium", "high" or "very high" alert.

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The Queen Elizabeth I monument is covered in an Indigenous "Chola" outfit during a women's protest against Spanish colonization at Isabela Catolica Square in La Paz, Bolivia, as people commemorate Decolonization Day, also known as the Day of the Race.

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Dogra Front and Shiv Sena activists hold placards during a protest against Jammu & Kashmir National Conference President Farooq Abdullah, in Jammu.

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A worker wearing PPE kit sanitises a cinema hall, as mutilplexes prepare to re-open on October 15 after seven months of being closed due to coronavirus lockdown, in New Delhi.

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A cargo vessel near Tenneti Park after it drifted from its anchorage point, in Visakhapatnam.

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Spain's Rafael Nadal poses with his trophy during a photo call on the rooftop of Galeries Lafayette, after winning Sunday the final match of the French Open tennis tournament against Serbia's Novak Djokovic in three sets, 6-0, 6-2, 7-5 at the Roland Garros stadium.

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In this photo released on the official Facebook page of the Syrian Presidency, Syrian President Bashar Assad, second from left, wearing a mask to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus, speaks with people during his visit to the coastal province of Latakia, Syria. Assad made a rare public visit to Latakia where he toured areas that suffered heavy damage in last week's deadly wildfires.

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People wave Spanish flags during a drive-in protest organised by Spain's far-right Vox party against the Spanish government's handling of the nation's coronavirus outbreak din Madrid, Spain. The protests coincided with 'Dia de la Hispanidad' or Spain's Hispanic Day, the day that commemorates Christopher Columbus' arrival in the New World and also Spain's armed forces day.

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Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan with BJP State President VD Sharma flags of digital election campaign vehicles for bypolls in the state, in Bhopal.

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A worker wearing a PPE sanitises a community puja pandal ahead of Durga Puja festival, in Kolkata.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi speaks during virtual release of the autobiography of Balasaheb Vikhe Patil, in New Delhi.

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A worker wearing a PPE sanitises the seats of a cinema hall during a demonstration of SOPs, as multiplexes await government's nod to re-open, in Mumbai.

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Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal launches the process of sprinkling newly-developed bio-decomposer solution on farm fields to prevent stubble (Paraali) burning in the national capital, at village Hiranki, North Delhi.

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Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal at the launch of the process of sprinkling newly-developed bio-decomposer solution on farm fields to prevent stubble (Paraali) burning in the national capital, at village Hiranki, North Delhi.

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Monks prepare to offer prayers in rememberance of former Thai King Bhumibol Adulyadej on his death anniversary, at Wat Thai monastery in Gaya.

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BJP workers display banners while staging a hunger strike outside the Sidhivinayak temple at Dadar, demanding for its reopening, in Mumbai.

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Bihar Chief Minister and JD(U) President Nitish Kumar addresses a virtual election rally, ahead of Bihar Assembly polls, in Patna.

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A staff of the Inox Cinemas demonstrates their standard operating procedure (SOP) as they prepare to re-open cinema halls as a part of unlock 5.0, in Mumbai

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Staff members of the Inox Cinemas demonstrate their standard operating procedure (SOP) as they prepare to re-open cinema halls as a part of unlock 5.0, in Mumbai.

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Children visit a Navratri pandal themed on schooling, ahead of Durga Puja festival in Mumbai.

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Royal Challengers Bangalore batsman Devdutt Padikkal gets stump out during a cricket match of IPL 2020 against Kolkata Knight Riders, at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, in Sharjah.

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Kolkata Knight Riders player Andre Russell celebrates the wicket of Royal Challengers Bangalore batsman Devdutt Padikkal during a cricket match of IPL 2020, at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, in Sharjah.

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Royal Challengers Bangalore batsman Aaron Finch plays a shot during a cricket match of IPL 2020 against Kolkata Knight Riders, at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, in Sharjah.

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Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli plays a shot during a cricket match of IPL 2020 against Kolkata Knight Riders, at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, in Sharjah.

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Royal Challengers Bangalore batsman AB de Villiers plays a shot during a cricket match of IPL 2020 against Kolkata Knight Riders, at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, in Sharjah.

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Royal Challengers Bangalore batsman AB de Villiers plays a shot during a cricket match of IPL 2020 against Kolkata Knight Riders, at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, in Sharjah.

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Royal Challengers Bangalore batsman AB de Villiers raises his bat after scoring a half century during a cricket match of IPL 2020 against Kolkata Knight Riders, at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, in Sharjah.

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Kolkata Knight Riders batsman Shubman Gill plays a shot during a cricket match of IPL 2020 against Royal Challengers Bangalore, at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, in Sharjah.

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Kolkata Knight Riders batsmen Nitish Rana and Shubman Gill run between the wickets during a cricket match of IPL 2020 against Royal Challengers Bangalore, at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, in Sharjah

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Kolkata Knight Riders batsman Nitish Rana gets out during a cricket match of IPL 2020 against Royal Challengers Bangalore, at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, in Sharjah

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Royal Challengers Bangalore player Navdeep Saini celebrate the wicket of Kolkata Knight Riders batsman Tom Banton during a cricket match of IPL 2020, at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, in Sharjah.

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BCCI Treasurer Arun Dhumal and BCCI Secretary Jay Shah watch an IPL 2020 cricket match between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Kolkata Knight Riders, at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, in Sharjah.

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Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett walks back after a break on Capitol Hill to continue her confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee, on Capitol Hill in Washington.

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Czech Republic's Jiri Vesely returns the ball to Poland's Kamil Majchrzak during the Sardegna Open tennis tournament in Santa Margherita di Pula, near Cagliari, Italy.

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Fire from a molotov cocktail explodes in front of police as a police vehicle shoots a water cannon at protesters as police block their march route which would have passed by the presidential palace, as people protest the discovery of the Americas in Santiago, Chile. The march was organized by Indigenous groups demanding autonomy and the recovery of ancestral land.

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A protester aims a rock at police trying to disperse a march against the commemoration of the discovery of the Americas, organized by indigenous groups demanding autonomy and the recovery of ancestral land in Santiago, Chile.

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Lamps shine on a pier during sunrise at the Baltic Sea in Scharbeutz, northern Germany.

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