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May 11, 2021

Charminar which is a famous place for shopping is witnessing huge crowd. Despite the threat of COVID-19 spread, people are seen violating physical distancing norms and other COVID-19 protocols, in Hyderabad.

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A city street wears a deserted look during complete lockdown imposed by authorites amid a surge in coronavirus cases across the country, in Amravati, Maharashtra.

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Connaught Place wears a deserted look during the ongoing lockdown imposed to curb the spread COVID-19, in New Delhi. Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal Tuesday said that the ongoing lockdown in the city has so far proved to be successful as the COVID-19 cases are witnessing a dip.

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A cloudburst washes away several buildings at Devprayag market in Tehri Garhwal district, Uttarakhand.

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A rikshaw puller and people with cycle wade through a water logged road, after heavy rain in Kolkata.

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Manchester United's Mason Greenwood jumps for the ball with Leicester's Wilfred Ndidi during the English Premier League soccer match between Manchester United and Leicester City, at the Old Trafford stadium in Manchester, England.

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Jailed Pinjra Tod activist Natasha Narwal arrives for the last rites of her father Mahavir Narwal, who died of COVID-19, in Rohtak. Natasha, jailed in connection with Delhi riots case, was given interim bail by the Delhi High Court to attend his father's cremation.

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Jailed Pinjra Tod activist Natasha Narwal during the last rites of her father Mahavir Narwal, who died of COVID-19, in Rohtak. Natasha, jailed in connection with Delhi riots case, was given interim bail by the Delhi High Court to attend his father's cremation.

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Bollywood actress Daisy Shah after receiving COVID-19 vaccine dose, at Dadar in Mumbai.

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Chief minister of Karnataka B. S. Yediyurappa launches the innovative OxyBus service to aid Covid-19 patients in Bengaluru.

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56-year-old ASI Rakesh Kumar of Delhi Police assists in performing the last rites of people at the national capital's Lodhi Crematorium amid the second wave of COVID-19 pandemic, in New Delhi. Kumar claims he has performed last rites of more than 50 bodies and assisted in the cremation of at least 1,100 bodies at the crematorium, and postponed his daughter's wedding amid this crisis.

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Several houses and shops were damaged due to a cloudburst in Tehri district's Devprayag area.

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Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma holds first cabinet meeting after forming the new government in the state, in Guwahati.

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Huge crowd gathers at a wine shop, ahead of the COVID-induced lockdown from tomorrow in Telangana.

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Police personnel conducts last rites during cremation of a person who died of COVID-19, as coronavirus cases surge, in Uttarkashi.

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Bollywood actor and politician Shatrughan Sinha and his son poses for camera after receiving COVID-19 vaccine dose at Drive-In vaccination centre at Dadar, in Mumbai.

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56-year-old ASI Rakesh Kumar of Delhi Police assists in performing the last rites of people at the national capital's Lodhi Crematorium amid the second wave of COVID-19 pandemic, in New Delhi. Kumar claims he has performed last rites of more than 50 bodies and assisted in the cremation of at least 1,100 bodies at the crematorium, and postponed his daughter's wedding amid this crisis.

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Delhi Police offer free refilling of oxygen cylinders to needy family members of coronavirus patient, amid the second wave of COVID-19 pandemic , at Greater Kailash police station, in New Delhi.

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Delhi Police launches an ambulance service for COVID-19 patients, in New Delhi.

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Frontline workers, perform Suryanamaskar after applying cow dung on their body during "cow dung therapy", believing it will boost immunity to fight against the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) at SGVP in Ahmedabad.

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Three wheeler auto union starts the Auto Ambulance service for COVID-19 patients in Lucknow.

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Hindus offer prayers in front of their ancestors' photos, during ‘Amavasya’ at the banks of River Sabarmati in Ahmedabad.

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Aditiyanath after visiting the HAL-UP COVID Hospital, prepared by HAL at Haj House in Lucknow.

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Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M K Stalin's son and DMK party's youth wing secretary Udayanidhi Stalin along with party's MLAs leaves after the oath ceremony of the newly elected MLAs of Tamil Nadu Assembly, in Chennai.

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Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan pays homage to veteran Communist leader K.R. Gouri Amma at the Ayyankali Hall in Thiruvananthapuram.

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Rain clouds hover over the city in Kolkata.

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Marta Fiedina and Anastasia Savchuk of Ukraine perform during the duet free routine preliminary round of artistic swimming at the European Swimming Championships in Duna Arena in Budapest, Hungary.

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Bollywood actor Anupam Kher poses as he takes part in an initiative to provide essential medical equipment across India, as part of 'Project Heal India' to fight against the Covid-19 pandemic, in Mumbai.

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Equipment arrive for construction of an oxygen plant at the Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS), in view of a surge in COVID-19 cases, in Ranchi.

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Security personnel carry a prisoner on oxygen support, to be taken to Patna Medical College and Hospital, amid a surge in COVID-19 cases across the country, in Patna.

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Security personnel patrolling on a deserted street during pandemic induced curfew, in Srinagar.

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A COVID-19 patient receives free oxygen, provided by Hemkunt Foundation, in Gurugram.

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Nagar Nigam sanitizes passing vehicles amid surge in COVID-19 cases across the country, in Lucknow.

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Statues installed as a tribute to frontline workers against COVID-19 at Malad Malwani in Mumbai.

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Statues installed as a tribute to frontline workers against COVID-19 at Malad Malwani in Mumbai.

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A Israeli soldier takes cover as an Iron Dome air defense system launches to intercept a rocket from the Gaza Strip, in Ashkelon, southern Israel.

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An Israeli firefighter walks next to cars hit by a missile fired from Gaza Strip, in the southern Israeli town of Ashkelon.

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Palestinian mourners carry the body of 11-year-old Hussain Hamad, who was killed by an explosion during the ongoing conflict between Israel and Hamas, during his funeral in Beit Hanoun, northern Gaza Strip.

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Oxygen Express from Orissa reaches Old Faridabad Railway Station, Faridabad.

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Deserted roads during a curfew imposed to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Jammu.

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People wait in a long queue outside a wine shop, after the order to open liquor shops in Kanpur.

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A health worker gives a dose of COVID-19 vaccine to a woman at a vaccination centre in Hydrabad.

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Central Railway staff members wait to receive COVID-19 vaccine dose at Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus in Mumbai.

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Central Railway staff members receive COVID-19 vaccine dose at Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus in Mumbai.

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Beneficiaries argue with officials over shortage of COVID-19 vaccines at the vaccination centre of ESIS Hospital Vashi in Navi Mumbai.

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People wait for their COVID-19 tests at Government Fever Hospital in Hyderabad.

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Beneficiaries stand in a queue to recieve COVID-19 vaccine dose at CV Raman Hospital in Bengaluru.

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A COVID-19 patient receives free oxygen provided by a Sikh organization, in Indirapuram.

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Ambulances and police cars and a truck are parked at a school after a shooting in Kazan, Russia. Russian media report that several people have been killed and wounded in a school shooting in the city of Kazan. Russia's state RIA Novosti news agency reported the shooting took place Tuesday morning, citing emergency services.

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An Oxygen Express from Jamshedpur arrives at White Field Railway Station, in Bengaluru.

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Police guard near oxygen containers after an Oxygen Express from Jamshedpur arrived at White Field Railway Station, in Bengaluru.

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A doctor fills a syringe with the Indian version of the AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine at a hospital in Kabul, Afghanistan.

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Japan's Naomi Osaka attends a training session with her coach Wim Fissette at the Italian Open tennis tournament, in Rome.

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People are looking at cars torched after a night of violence between Israeli Arab protesters and Israeli police in the mixed Arab-Jewish town of Lod, central Israel.

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Migrants wear facemarks to curb the spread of COVID-19 as they wake up after spending the night outside a migrant housing center, which had been empty until Sunday but which rapidly surpassed its 200-plus capacity, on the Sicilian island of Lampedusa, southern Italy.

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A clergyman registers his name as a candidate for the June 18, presidential elections at the interior Ministry in Tehran, Iran. Iran opened registration Tuesday for potential candidates in the country's June presidential election, kicking off the race as uncertainty looms over Tehran's tattered nuclear deal with world powers and tensions remain high with the West.

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Police arrest City Hospital (Jabalpur) Director Samarjit Singh Mokha for allegedly selling fake vials of Remdesivir injections containing glucose water and salt, in Jabalpur.

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A patient, having breathing issues, carries an oxygen cylinder on her lap while being taken home after her discharge from a hospital, at Dharavi in Mumbai.

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Health workers wait for their duty schedule, at the 500 ICU beds service for COVID-19 patients at Ramlila Maidan opposite GTB hospital in New Delhi.

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A notice that reads 'Vaccine is not Available' pasted at a COVID-19 vaccination centre after the vaccination was stopped due to shortage of supplies, at Dharavi in Mumbai.

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Medical equipments at the 500-bed COVID care centre set up at the Ramlila Maidan opposite GTB hospital, in New Delhi.

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A tiger that was crushed to death on Itarsi Betul railway track at Shahpur, Madhya Pradesh.

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A policeman beats a man who tried to jump queue violating COVID-19 protocols as people line up to buy liquor during a lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus in Ghaziabad, outskirts of New Delhi.

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Rockets are launched from Gaza Strip to Israel.

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Smoke rises after an Israeli forces strike in Gaza in Gaza City.

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Japanese Junta Kosuda competes in the men's long jump during an athletics test event for the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics Games at National Stadium in Tokyo.

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Japanese Atsushi Yamamoto competes in the men's long jump T12 during an athletics test event for the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics Games at National Stadium in Tokyo.

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A Palestinian man inspects the rubble of a partially destroyed residential building after it was hit by Israeli missile strikes, at the Shati refugee camp in Gaza City.

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A Palestinian searches for survivors under the rubble of a destroyed rooftop of a residential building which was hit by Israeli missile strikes, at the Shati refugee camp in Gaza City.

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Needy people stand in a long queue outside COVID-19 relief camp for food, during COVID-induced total lockdown in Patna.

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People not adhering to social distancing norms at a market during COVID-induced lockdown in Prayagraj.

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Beneficiaries stand in a queue to recieve COVID-19 vaccine dose at a health centre in Vaishali Sector 1, Ghaziabad.

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Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma during a felicitation function at the BJP office, Hengrabari, in Guwahati.

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People crowd at a liquor shop, amid a COVID-induced lockdown, in Indirapuram, Ghaziabad.

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A COVID-19 patient shifted to Level-3 ward of Swaroop Rani Nehru hospital, amid the surge in COVID-19 cases across the country, in Prayagraj.

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Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal addresses the media on COVID-19 vaccination campaigns, in New Delhi.

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Tamil Nadu cabinet Ministers arrive for the oath taking ceremony of the newly elected MLAs of Tamil Nadu Assembly, in Chennai.

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A woman takes a selfie as a medical worker inoculates her with a COVID-19 vaccine dose at Moti Lal Nehru Medical college in Prayagraj.

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People wait for COVID-19 test at a govt hospital during COVID-induced curfew in Jammu.

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An elderly woman falls due to uneven ground as she tries to join other beneficiaries above 45 years of age who were queued to recieve COVID-19 vaccine dose at a vaccination centre in Solapur.

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Beneficiaries stand in a queue to receive COVID-19 vaccine dose at a government hospital in Bikaner.

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Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma at the BJP office, Hengrabari, in Guwahati.

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An oxygen tanker supplies medical oxygen to a private hospital, amid shortage of the gas due to rise in coronavirus cases, in New Delhi.

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People ignoring social distancing norms buy vegetables at a crowded market, amid a COVID-19 lockdown in Gurugram

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Huge crowd at a market during relaxation of COVID-19 lockdown between 10AM and 1PM, in Varanasi.

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Beneficiares stand in a queue to take COVID-19 vaccine dose, at a vaccination centre in Varanasi.

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Transportation of oxygen tankers underway after an Oxygen Express arrived at Govindnagar Juhi Yard, in Kanpur.

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Relatives of Covid-19 victims prepare for the cremation of their bodies at Ghazipur crematorium, in New Delhi.

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Jan Adhikar Party President Pappu Yadav after he was detained for alleged violation of COVD-19 lockdown rules, in Patna.

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A young Minke whale swims down a narrow inlet amongst vegetation, showing scrapes and damage to its tail fin, near Teddington Lock, as efforts to rescue the whale continue, in London. A Port of London Authority spokesperson said a whale had never been seen this far up the Thames before, 95 miles from its mouth. He says "it's like seeing a camel at the North Pole." The whale had been freed on Sunday after it became stuck on Richmond lock's boat rollers but has remained in the Thames.

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A protester stands at a road block set up during anti-government protests in Cali, Colombia. Colombians have protested across the country against a government they feel has long ignored their needs, allowed corruption to run rampant and is so out of touch that it proposed tax increases during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Migrants boats are moored on the Sicilian island of Lampedusa, southern Italy. Several hundred more migrants reached the tiny Italian island before dawn on Monday, swelling to past 2,100 the number of arrivals in around 24 hours and fueling calls from across the political spectrum for the Italian government to strengthen its migration policies.

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A woman sprays disinfectant on demonstrators amid the COVID-19 pandemic, during a march asking for free internet access and computers from the government, so that their children can take online classes, in La Paz, Bolivia.

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Candles are lit to commemorate victims of the COVD-19 pandemic at the Prague Castle in Prague, Czech Republic. The Czech Republic is massively relaxing its coronavirus restrictions as the hard-hit nation pays respect to nearly 30,000 dead.

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Migrants wearing face masks to curb the spread of COVID-19 prepare to spend the night at a pier on the Sicilian island of Lampedusa, southern Italy. Several hundred more migrants reached the tiny Italian island before dawn on Monday, swelling to past 2,100 the number of arrivals in around 24 hours and fueling calls from across the political spectrum for the Italian government to strengthen its migration policies.

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In this photo released by Saudi Royal Palace, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, right, accompanies Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani upon his arrival at in the Red Sea city of Jiddah, Saudi Arabia. Qatar's ruling emir is visiting Saudi Arabia for the first time since signing a declaration with other Arab Gulf states to ease a years-long rift and end an embargo that had frayed ties among important U.S. allies and security partners.

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A protester eats a sandwich during an anti-government protest in Bogota, Colombia. Colombians have protested across the country against a government they feel has long ignored their needs, allowed corruption to run rampant and is so out of touch that it proposed tax increases during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Migrants wearing face masks to curb the spread of COVID-19 sit at a pier as Italian police officers stand by, on the Sicilian island of Lampedusa, southern Italy. Several hundred more migrants reached the tiny Italian island before dawn on Monday, swelling to past 2,100 the number of arrivals in around 24 hours and fueling calls from across the political spectrum for the Italian government to strengthen its migration policies.

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Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a gala match with the participation of Russian hockey legends as part of the final stage of the X All-Russian Night Hockey League festival in the Bolshoi Ice Palace in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia.

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Vice President Kamala Harris listens as President Joe Biden speaks about the economy, in the East Room of the White House in Washington.

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Italy's Fabio Fognini breaks his racket on the court during his match against Japan's Kei Nishikori at the Italian Open tennis tournament, in Rome.

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A man lights up candles to commemorate victims of the COVD-19 pandemic at the Prague Castle in Prague, Czech Republic. The Czech Republic is massively relaxing its coronavirus restrictions as the hard-hit nation pays respect to nearly 30,000 dead..

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Soldiers light up candles to commemorate victims of the COVD-19 pandemic at the Prague Castle in Prague, Czech Republic. The Czech Republic is massively relaxing its coronavirus restrictions as the hard-hit nation pays respect to nearly 30,000 dead.

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