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Oct 19, 2020

A naval version of the BrahMos supersonic cruise missile was successfully test-fired from an indigenously built stealth destroyer of the Indian Navy in the Arabian Sea. The missile was fired from INS Chennai, a stealth destroyer, and it hit the target with pinpoint accuracy after performing “extremely complex” manoeuvres.

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A naval version of the BrahMos supersonic cruise missile was successfully test-fired from an indigenously built stealth destroyer of the Indian Navy in the Arabian Sea. The missile was fired from INS Chennai, a stealth destroyer, and it hit the target with pinpoint accuracy after performing “extremely complex” manoeuvres.

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Artists perform Ramlila, a dramatic re-enactment of the life of Lord Ram, at Laxman Qila in Ayodhya.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the centenary convocation of the University of Mysore via video-conferencing, in New Delhi.

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Women wearing traditional costumes perform 'Garba' during the ongoing Navratri festival, amidst the coronavirus pandemic, in Ahmedabad.

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BJP Rajya Sabha MP Jyotiraditya Scindia addresses an election meeting in support of party candidate Govind Rajput ahead of Madhya Pradesh assembly bypolls, at Surkhi in Sagar district.

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Farmers shout slogans during their ongoing 'rail roko' protest over new farm laws, at Devi Dass Pura village in Amritsar.

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Congress leader and Wayanad MP Rahul Gandhi with party General Secretary KC Venugopal and others attends a review meeting on COVID-19, in Malappuram.

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Newly appointed head priest (Melashanthi) VK Jayaraj Potti pays obeisance to Lord Ayyappan at Sabarimala in Pathanamthitta.

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Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar being garlanded by party supporters during an election campaign rally ahead of Bihar assembly polls, at Atri in Gaya district.

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CPI leader Kanhaiya Kumar during an election campaign, in Madhubani.

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A health worker collects swab sample from a migrant worker for COVID-19 test, in Chennai.

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Bollywood actress Kangna Ranaut addresses media as veteran BJP leader Shanta Kumar (R) looks on, at Palampur in Kangra district.

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Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar (R) and HAM(S) Chief Jitan Ram Manjhi during an election meeting, at Tekari in Gaya district.

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Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh along with other members pays homage to farmers who have lost their lives during the ongoing agitation over new farm laws, on the first day of a special session of State Assembly, in Chandigarh.

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People look at the statues depicting migrant labors displayed at a community puja pandal ahead of the Durga Puja festival, in Kolkata.

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Idols of Goddess Durga and other deities at a community puja pandal during Durga puja festival, in Kolkata.

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Dry fruits for sale at Chandni Chowk market during festive season, amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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Crowded Chandni Chowk market during festive season, amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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BJP National President J P Nadda waves at party workers during his day-long visit to Siliguri.

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National Conference leader Devender Singh Rana interacts with the transporters who were holding a protest demonstration against imposition of ban on extraction of minerals from rivers, in Nagrota area of Jammu.

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Jan Adhikar Party President Rajesh Ranjan alias Pappu Yadav along with party leaders releases lists of candidates during a press conference, ahead of Bihar assembly polls, in Patna.

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Paramedical staff, previously on COVID-19 duty, protest against Punjab government after they were allegedly dismissed from their duties, in Patiala district.

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Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga, left, poses with Vietnam's National Assembly's Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan for a photo prior to a meeting in Hanoi, Vietnam. Suga is on an official visit to Vietnam.

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Commuters walk on a waterlogged street near the historic Charminar during rainfall, in Hyderabad.

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Students attend a class after authorities allowed opening of schools for senior students of class 9 to 12 with certain restrictions, in Ghaziabad.

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An Indian Air Force (IAF) fighter jet flies over, amid the prolonged India-China stand off in eastern Ladakh, in Leh.

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Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray interacts with the affected farmers during a visit to unseasonal rain-hit areas in Akkalkot taluka in Solapur.

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DMK President MK Stalin pays tribute to Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami's mother Thavusayammal, at CM's residence, in Chennai. She passed away last week in Salem at the age of 93 due to age-related ailments.

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Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar during an election campaign rally ahead of Bihar assembly polls, at Sherghati in Gaya district.

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Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray hands over a cheque of 4 lakh rupees to a flood-affected woman during a flood review meeting in Solapur. Revenue Minister Balasaheb Thorat and Minister Dattatray Bharne also seen.

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Congress leader and Wayanad MP Rahul Gandhi hands over key of a newly constructed house to the Kavya and Krithika, the two sisters who were orphaned in the landslide tragedy of Kavalappara last year, at a programme in Malappuram. Gandhi has instructed for the construction of the house after knowing their plight.

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Madhya Pradesh Congress President Kamal Nath during an election campaign rally in Mandhata Assembly constitutency, in Khandwa district.

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DMK President and Tamil Nadu Opposition leader MK Stalin with Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi Palaniswami at the latter's residence to console him on his mother's demise, in Chennai.

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AAP MLA Raghav Chadha, along with volunteers from his constituency, urges commuters at a busy intersection to do their bit to fight air pollution as part of the "Red Light On, Engine Off" campaign, launched by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, in New Delhi.

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AAP MLA Raghav Chadha (not seen), along with volunteers from his constituency, urges commuters at a busy intersection to do their bit to fight air pollution as part of the "Red Light On, Engine Off" campaign, launched by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, in New Delhi.

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A worker sanitizes at gym ahead of its reopening as a part of Unlock 5, in Thane.

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Girls wearing face masks arrive at a school that was reopened as part of Unlock 5 after remaining closed for months due to coronavirus pandemic, in Gorakhpur.

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Farmer pluck marigold flowers in a field, during festival season, in Karad, Maharashtra.

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BJP National President JP Nadda pays tribute at the statue of Thakur Panchanan Barma, at Naukaghat in Siliguri.

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Temple staff sort laddu offerings to be sold to devotees during Navratri festival, at the Kanaka Durga temple in Vijayawada.

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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi attends COVID-19 review meeting at Malappuram collectorate, during his three-day visit to his parliamentary constituency Wayanad, in Malappuram district.

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Paramedical staff, previously on COVID-19 duty, protest against Punjab government after they were allegedly dismissed from their duties, in Patiala district.

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BJP MP from Bengaluru South Tejasvi Surya with outgoing Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM) National President Poonam Mahajan, before taking charge as the party's new BJYM chief, at party HQ in New Delhi.

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BJP MP Tejasvi Surya takes charge as the Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha President from his presecessor Poonam Mahajan, in New Delhi.

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A metro train runs on the Ghatkopar- Versova corridor, which re-opened after being closed for nearly seven months due to coronavirus pandemic, in Mumbai.

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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman attends CAPEX Performance Meeting through video conferencing, at North Block in New Delhi.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses centenary convocation of University of Mysore, via video conferencing, in New Delhi.

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BJP MP from Bengaluru South Tejasvi Surya being garlanded after paying tribute to a statue of BR Ambedkar, before taking charge as the party's Yuva Mocha president, in New Delhi.

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A worker puts up a banner along a road as part of a campaign against pollution, in New Delhi.

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An MCD worker tries to douse a burning garbage heap, in New Delhi. The Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC) has slapped the North Delhi Municipal Corporation with a fine of Rs 1 crore for its failure to control these fires, which are one of the major local contributors to air pollution in Delhi.

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An MCD worker trying to douse a burning garbage heap, in New Delhi. The Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC) has slapped the North Delhi Municipal Corporation with a fine of Rs 1 crore for its failure to control these fires, which are one of the major local contributors to air pollution in Delhi.

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Commuters travel in a metro train on the Ghatkopar- Versova corridor, which re-opened after being closed for nearly seven months due to coronavirus pandemic, in Mumbai.

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Smoke rises after an attack by Azerbaijan during military conflict in Stepanakert, the separatist region of Nagorno-Karabakh.

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Yury Melkonyan, 64, sits in his house damaged by shelling from Azerbaijan's artillery during a military conflict in Shosh village outside Stepanakert, the separatist region of Nagorno-Karabakh.

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A man prays in the Holy Savior Cathedral damaged by shelling by Azerbaijan's artillery during a military conflict in Shushi, outside Stepanakert, the separatist region of Nagorno-Karabakh.

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A man fences off a tail of a multiple rocket after shelling by Azerbaijan's artillery during a military conflict in Shushi, outside Stepanakert, the separatist region of Nagorno-Karabakh.

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People with old Belarusian national flags march during an opposition rally to protest the official presidential election results in Minsk, Belarus. Tens of thousands rallied in Minsk once again demanding the resignation of the country's authoritarian leader.

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Congress Bankipur candidate and Bollywood actor Shatrughan Sinha's son, Luv Sinha, during door to door election campaign ahead of Bihar assembly polls, in Patna.

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A Mumbai Metro train runs on a track after it resumed services for the public after a gap of nearly seven months due to coronavirus lockdown, in Mumbai.

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Students get their hands sanitised before entering a school after authorities allowed resumption of classes for senior students of class 9 to 12 with certain restrictions, in Bathinda.

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Labourers work to construct a pandal ahead of Durga Puja festival, in Kolkata.

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Students prepare to attend a class after authorities allowed resumption of classes for senior students of class 9 to 12 with certain restrictions, in Lucknow.

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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman attends CAPEX Performance Meeting through video conferencing, at North Block in New Delhi.

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Students undergo thermal screening after authorities allowed resumption of classes for senior students of class 9 to 12 with certain restrictions, in Varanasi.

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President Donald Trump arrives to speak at a campaign rally at Carson City, in Carson City, Nev..

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Congress Bankipur candidate and Bollywood actor Shatrughan Sinha's son, Luv Sinha, during door to door election campaign ahead of Bihar assembly polls, in Patna.

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Students attend a class after authorities allowed resumption of classes for senior students of class 9 to 12 with certain restrictions, in Lucknow.

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Protesters storm the San Francisco de Borja church, that belongs to Carabineros, Chile's national police force, on the one-year anniversary of the start of anti-government mass protests over inequality in Santiago, Chile.

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Students prepare to attend a class after authorities allowed resumption of classes for senior students of class 9 to 12 with certain restrictions, in Lucknow.

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A student get his hands sanitised before entering a school after authorities allowed resumption of classes for senior students of class 9 to 12 with certain restrictions, in Lucknow.

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BJP MP from Bengaluru South Tejasvi Surya pays tribute to a statue of BR Ambedkar before taking charge as the party's Yuva Mocha president, in New Delhi.

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Demonstrators react as police uses water cannons to disperse them on the one-year anniversary of the start of anti-government mass protests over inequality in Santiago, Chile

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Students attend a class after authorities allowed resumption of classes for senior students of class 9 to 12 with certain restrictions, in Noida.

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Fishermen look for a catch in the Yamuna river amid hazy weather conditions, near Signature Bridge in New Delhi. The national capital's air quality was recorded in the "poor" category on Monday morning, even as pollution levels dipped slightly due to favourable wind speed.

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Students attend a class at a government school after it re-opened during Unlock 5, in Mathura.

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Musicians from Kerala play traditonal drums at the entrance of the Kanaka Durga temple during the Navratri festival, in Vijayawada.

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Madhya Pradesh Police contingent perform during full dress rehearsal ahead of National Police Commemoration Day, in Bhopal.

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Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan during a silent protest against Congress State President Kamal Nath over his 'derogatory' remarks on State Minister Imarti Devi, in Bhopal.

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Girls recite 'Ramayan path' during the ongoing Navratri festival at a Ram temple, in Ranchi.

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Students walk towards their school after it re-opened during Unlock 5, in Moradabad.

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Vehicles ply amid hazy weather conditions, in New Delhi. The national capital's air quality was recorded in the "poor" category on Monday morning, even as pollution levels dipped slightly due to favourable wind speed.

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A metro train runs on a track amid hazy weather conditions, in New Delhi. The national capital's air quality was recorded in the "poor" category on Monday morning, even as pollution levels dipped slightly due to favourable wind speed.

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View of Ajmer city in hazy weather conditions during sunrise, in Ajmer.

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Students pray during morning assembly at a government school after it re-opened during Unlock 5, in Mathura.

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Students undergo thermal screening after authorities allowed resumption of classes for senior students of class 9 to 12 with certain restrictions, in Varanasi.

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Students attend a class after authorities allowed resumption of classes for senior students of class 9 to 12 with certain restrictions during Unlock 5, in Patiala.

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Kings XI Punjab players Mayank Agarwal and Chris Gayle celebrate after winning their Indian Premier League (IPL) T20 cricket match against Mumbai Indians (MI), at Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Dubai.

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Kings XI Punjab players during the Indian Premier League (IPL) T20 cricket match against Mumbai Indians (MI), at Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Dubai.

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Kings XI Punjab bowler Chris Jordon celebrates the wicket of Mumbai Indians (MI) player Keiron Pollard during their Indian Premier League (IPL) T20 cricket match, at Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Dubai.

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Kings XI Punjab player Mohammed Shami during the Indian Premier League (IPL) T20 cricket match against Mumbai Indians (MI), at Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Dubai.

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Kings XI Punjab player KL Rahul attempts a run out during the Super Over of Indian Premier League (IPL) T20 cricket match against Mumbai Indians (MI) I, at Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Dubai.

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Mumbai Indians (MI) players during their Indian Premier League (IPL) T20 cricket match against Kings XI Punjab, at Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Dubai.

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Mumbai Indians (MI) player Ishan Kishan during their Indian Premier League (IPL) T20 cricket match against Kings XI Punjab, at Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Dubai.

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Kings XI Punjab player Chris Gayle plays a shot during their Indian Premier League (IPL) T20 cricket match against Mumbai Indians (MI), at Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Dubai.

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Mumbai Indians (MI) batsmen Quinton de Kock and Krunal Pandya during their Indian Premier League (IPL) T20 cricket match against Kings XI Punjab, at Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Dubai.

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Kings XI Punjab bowler Arshdeep Singh celebrates the wicket of Mumbai Indians (MI) captain Rohit Sharma during their Indian Premier League (IPL) T20 cricket match, at Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Dubai.

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Mumbai Indians (MI) captain Rohit Sharma bowled during their Indian Premier League (IPL) T20 cricket match against Kings XI Punjab, at Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Dubai.

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Kings XI Punjab bowler Arshdeep Singh celebrates the wicket of Mumbai Indians (MI) captain Rohit Sharma during their Indian Premier League (IPL) T20 cricket match, at Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Dubai.

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Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) captain Eoin Morgain celebrates after winning their Indian Premier League (IPL) T20 cricket match against Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH), at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi.

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Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) batsman Eoin Morgain with Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) player David Warner after their Indian Premier League (IPL) T20 cricket match, at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi.

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Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) batsman David Warner plays a shot during their Indian Premier League (IPL) T20 cricket match against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR), at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi.

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Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) bowler T Natarajan celebrates after dismissing Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) batsman Rahul Tripathi during their Indian Premier League (IPL) T20 cricket match, at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi.

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Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) batsman Rahul Tripathi bowled out during their Indian Premier League (IPL) T20 cricket match against Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH), at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi.

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Priyam Garg of Sunrisers Hyderabad takes a catch of Shubman Gill of Kolkata Knight Riders during Indian Premier League (IPL) T20 cricket match, at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi.

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Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) batsman Rahul Tripathi plays a shot during their Indian Premier League (IPL) T20 cricket match against Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH), at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi.

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The pack of cyclists is backdropped by the Frecce Tricolori Italian Air Force aerobatic squad flying past, prior to the 15th stage of the Giro d'Italia cycling race, Italy, at the Rivolto air base.

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Suzuki rider Alex Rins, center, of Spain, winner of the Aragon Motorcycle Grand Prix, celebrates win the podium with second placed Honda rider Alex Marquez, left, of Spain, and third placed Suzuki rider Joan Mir, of Spain, at the Motorland circuit in Alcaniz, Spain.

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Tottenham's manager Jose Mourinho talks to Tottenham's Gareth Bale before he enters the pitch during the English Premier League soccer match between Tottenham Hotspur and West Ham United at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London, England.

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Tottenham's Gareth Bale enters pitch during the English Premier League soccer match between Tottenham Hotspur and West Ham United at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London, England.

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Tottenham's Gareth Bale gestures next to West Ham's Angelo Ogbonna, left, during the English Premier League soccer match between Tottenham Hotspur and West Ham United at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London, England.

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Tottenham's Gareth Bale controls the ball during the English Premier League soccer match between Tottenham Hotspur and West Ham United at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London, England.

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Tottenham's Gareth Bale runs with the ball during the English Premier League soccer match between Tottenham Hotspur and West Ham United at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London, England.

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Tottenham's Gareth Bale, left, vies for the ball with West Ham's Manuel Lanzini during the English Premier League soccer match between Tottenham Hotspur and West Ham United at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London, England.

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Tottenham's Gareth Bale reacts after West Ham's Manuel Lanzini scored his side's third goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Tottenham Hotspur and West Ham United at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London, England.

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