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Sep 08, 2020

Heavy vehicle load testing is conducted on the Kanaka Durga flyover ahead of the inauguration, in Vijayawada.

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Union External Affairs Minister Subrahmanyam Jaishankar is greeted by the ambassador and senior officers from Russian Foreign Ministry, on his arrival in Moscow.

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Patients evacuated after a fire broke out at the state-run SSG Hospital, where around 300 coronavirus patients are being treated, in Vadodara. A fire broke out in one of the ICU wards on the first floor of the 6-storey building of SSG Hospital due to a short circuit.

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Indian Naval Ship Nireekshak joins the National Coast Guard, Mauritius in search and salvage of the Mauritius Port Authority (MPA) Tug Sir Gaetan Duval, in Mauritius.

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Apache helicopter of the Indian Air Force lands amid border tensions with China, in Kishtwar district of Jammu

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Drivers gesture during trial-run of metro trains on the Blue Line, ahead of its resumption after being closed for over five months due to coronavirus pandemic, at Yamuna Bank station in New Delhi.

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West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee addresses a Police Day programme at Nabanna in Kolkata. Police Day in Kolkata is being observing today instead of Sep. 1 due to demise of former President Pranab Mukherjee.

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An isolation pod-equipped air ambulance (a helicopter fitted with medical equipments) during its inauguration in Bengaluru.

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Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, left, welcomes his Indian counterpart Subrahmanyam Jaishankar for their meeting, in Tehran, Iran.

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BRO DG Lt Gen Harpal Singh with others poses for photographs during his visit to the newly constructed 'Atal tunnel' for inspection and review work, ahead of its inauguration, in Manali. The 9km tunnel will connect Lahual and Spiti to rest of Himachal Pradesh.

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Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Kumar Jain speaks during an interview, at his office in New Delhi.

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A metro train runs on its tracks, a day after resumption of its operations in a graded manner, in Gurugram. The Delhi Metro resumed services with curtailed operation of the Yellow Line on Monday after being closed for over five months due to the novel coronavirus pandemic.

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Bollywood actor Rhea Chakraborty is taken for a medical test after being arrested by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) in connection with drugs-related allegations in the late actor Sushant Singh Rajput's death case, from NCB office at Ballard Estate, in Mumbai.

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Union External Affairs Minister Subrahmanyam Jaishankar attends a meeting with his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif, during a stopover, in Tehran, Iran.

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A priest waits for Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa at the inauguration of an isolation pod-equipped air ambulance (a helicopter fitted with medical equipments) in Bengaluru.

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Karnataka Health Minister B Sriramulu looks at an isolation pod-equipped air ambulance (a helicopter fitted with medical equipments) during its inauguration in Bengaluru.

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Congress activists raise slogans during a protest outside Vidhan Sabha, in Shimla.

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Health workers conduct COVID-19 rapid antigen tests of migrant workers arriving at Thane Station.

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Street artists perform a puppet show as others hold placards during a protest seeking permission from administration to organise shows, amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, in Bhopal.

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Pedestrians run for shelter across a road during sudden rainfall, in Kolkata.

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Farmers shout slogans against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh during a protest over various farmers' issues, in Amritsar.

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Kannada actress Sanjjanaa Galrani being detained in connection to a probe by Central Crime Branch in an alleged drug abuse case in the Kannada film industry, in Bengaluru.

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Party planner Viren Khanna being taken to a court in connection to a probe by Central Crime Branch in an alleged drug abuse case in the Kannada film industry, in Bengaluru.

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Delhi BJP President Adesh Gupta (R) with Leader of Opposition Ramvir Bidhuri addresses a press conference at the party office in New Delhi.

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BJP Mahila Morcha workers burn an effigy of Odiya actor-turned-politician and Biju Janata Dal MP Anubhav Mohanty during a protest on over alleged domestic violence on his wife actress Barsha Priyadarshini, in Bhubaneswar.

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Commuters wait in a queue for security check and thermal screening at HUDA City Centre metro station, a day after resumption of metro services, in Gurugram.

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Members of Safai Karamchari Union during a protest demanding compensation for all sanitation workers who died of COVID-19, outside MCD Civil Lines Zone Office in New Delhi.

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Jammu and Kashmir National Conference President Farooq Abdullah along with his son and former J & K Chief Minister Omar Abdullah and senior party leaders offers special prayers at the grave of his father and party founder Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah on his 38th death anniversary, in Srinagar.

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A medic collects samples for COVID-19 rapid antigent test as coronavirus cases surge across the country, in Karad.

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A commuter undergoes thermal screening at HUDA City Centre metro station as part of precautions against COVID-19, in Gurugram.

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Election officers demonstrate Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) and Voter-Verified Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) during a training programme of Sub-Divisional Officers (SDO), ahead of the Bihar Assembly polls, in Patna.

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A man cleans mud from the stairs at a Ganga ghat after flood water receded, in Varanasi.

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West Bengal Panchayat and Rural Development Minister Subrata Mukherjee (R) presents cake and rose flower to Officer-in-Charge Soumya Banerjee and his police colleagues to celebrate 'Police Day’ in Kolkata. Police Day in Kolkata is being celebrated today instead of Sept. 1, due the demise of former President Pranab Mukherjee.

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Assembly staff and media personnel stand in a queue for COVID-19 rapid antigen test, ahead of the two-day session of the West Bengal Legislative Assembly, in Kolkata.

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Police personnel register their names for COVID-19 rapid antigen test, ahead of the two-day session of West Bengal Legislative Assembly, in Kolkata.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi during the inauguration of Patrika Gate in Jaipur via video conferencing, in New Delhi.

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A health worker conducts COVID-19 rapid antigen test of an official, ahead of the two-day session of West Bengal Legislative Assembly, in Kolkata.

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Army vehicles move towards eastern Ladakh amid the prolonged India-China stand off, in Leh.

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IAF fighter jet flies in Ladakh region amid the prolonged India-China stand off, in Leh.

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A security guard sanitises a outdoor gym equipment at a park, in Ahmedabad.

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Actress Rhea Chakraborty arrives at NCB office for questioning in connection with the death by suicide case of late actor Sushant Singh Rajput, at Ballard Estate in Mumbai.

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Members of All Assam Students Union (AASU) pay floral tribute to music maestro late Bhupen Hazarika on his 94th birth anniversary, in Guwahati.

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Bollywood actress Rhea Chakraborty leaves for NCB office after being summoned in connection with late actor Sushant Singh Rajput's death by suicide case, at Santacruz in Mumbai.

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Deepak Kochar, husband of former ICICI Bank MD & CEO Chanda Kochar, being taken to a PMLA (Prevention of Money Laundering Act) court by the Enforcement Directorate officials in connection with a money laundering case, in Mumbai.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi during the inauguration of Patrika Gate in Jaipur via video conferencing, in New Delhi. Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, Governor Kalraj Mishra and Gulab Kothari, Chairman of Patrika Group are also seen.

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Italy's Nicolo Zaniolo, left, Netherlands' Frenkie de Jong, center, and Netherlands' Joel Veltman vie for the ball during the UEFA Nations League soccer match between The Netherlands and Italy at the Johan Cruijff ArenA in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

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Czech Republic's Jaroslav Zeleny, left tires to stop Scotland's Andy Robertson, right, during the UEFA Nations League soccer match between Czech Republic and Scotland in Olomouc, Czech Republic.

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Italy's Ciro Immobile, left, and Netherlands' Frenkie de Jong vie for the ball during the UEFA Nations League soccer match between The Netherlands and Italy at the Johan Cruijff ArenA in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

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Italy's Nicolo Barella, center, is celebrated by teammates Italy's Ciro Immobile, right, and Italy's Moise Kean, after scoring his side's first goal during the UEFA Nations League soccer match between The Netherlands and Italy at the Johan Cruijff ArenA in Amsterdam, Netherlands

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People walk past a bank's electronic board showing the Hong Kong share index in Hong Kong. Asian shares were mostly higher Tuesday, after European stocks rallied and U.S. markets were closed for the Labor Day national holiday.

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Democratic vice presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris, of California, participates in a roundtable discussion in Milwaukee.

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Japanese Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga, right, and former Defence Minister Shigeru Ishiba attend a speech session for the Liberal Democratic Party's (LDP) leadership election at its headquarters in Tokyo. The official campaigning to lead Japan's ruling party began Tuesday with the longtime right-hand man of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe now seen as a top candidate and his likely successor to lead the government.

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Dustin Johnson celebrates with the FedEx Cup trophy after winning the Tour Championship golf tournament at Lake Golf Club in Atlanta.

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Dominic Thiem, of Austria, pumps his fist after defeating Felix Auger-Aliassime, of Canada, during the fourth round of the US Open tennis championships in New York.

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Maria Sakkari, of Greece, reacts during a match against Serena Williams, of the United States, during the quarterfinals of the US Open tennis championships in New York

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Serena Williams, of the United States, reacts during a quarterfinal match against Maria Sakkari, of Greece, during the US Open tennis championships in New York.

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Serena Williams, of the United States, reacts after defeating Maria Sakkari, of Greece, during the quarterfinals of the US Open tennis championships, in New York.

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Alex de Minaur, of Australia, returns a shot to Vasek Pospisil, of Canada, during the quarterfinals of the US Open tennis championships, in New York.

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Elise Mertens, of Belgium, right, taps racquets after defeating Sofia Kenin, of the United States, left, during the fourth round of the US Open tennis championships in New York.

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Felix Auger-Aliassime, of Canada, returns a shot to Dominic Thiem, of Austria, during the fourth round of the US Open tennis championships, in New York.

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Elise Mertens, of Belgium, serves to Sofia Kenin, of the United States, during the fourth round of the US Open tennis championships, in New York.

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Frances Tiafoe, of the United States, serves to Daniil Medvedev, of Russia, during the fourth round of the US Open tennis championships, in New York.

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Victoria Azarenka, of Belarus, returns to Karolina Muchova, of the Czech Republic, during the fourth round of the US Open tennis championships in New York.

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Daniil Medvedev, of Russia, serves to Frances Tiafoe, of the United States, during the fourth round of the US Open tennis championships, in New York.

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Sofia Kenin, of the United States, returns to Elise Mertens, of Belgium, during the fourth round of the US Open tennis championships, in New York.

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Karolina Muchova, of the Czech Republic, returns to Victoria Azarenka, of Belarus, during the fourth round of the US Open tennis championships, in New York.

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Actress Maja Ostaszewska poses for photographers upon arrival at the premiere of the film 'Sniegu Juz Nigdy Nie Bedzie (Never Gonna Snow Again)' during the 77th edition of the Venice Film Festival in Venice, Italy.

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Actress Weronika Rosati poses for photographers upon arrival at the premiere of the film 'Sniegu Juz Nigdy Nie Bedzie (Never Gonna Snow Again)' during the 77th edition of the Venice Film Festival in Venice, Italy.

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Actors Christopher Abbott, from left, Katherine Waterston, director Mona Fastvold and actress Vanessa Kirby pose for photographers upon arrival at the premiere of the film 'The World To Come' during the 77th edition of the Venice Film Festival in Venice, Italy.

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Actress Julia Vysotskaya poses for photographers upon arrival at the premiere of the film 'Dorogie Tovarischi (Dear Comrades)' during the 77th edition of the Venice Film Festival in Venice, Italy.

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Actress Sandra Milo poses for photographers upon arrival at the premiere of the film 'Dorogie Tovarischi (Dear Comrades)' during the 77th edition of the Venice Film Festival in Venice, Italy.

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Actresses Weronika Rosati, from left, Maja Ostaszewska and co director Michal Englert pose for photographers upon arrival at the premiere of the film 'Sniegu Juz Nigdy Nie Bedzie (Never Gonna Snow Again)' during the 77th edition of the Venice Film Festival in Venice, Italy.

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Czech Republic's captain Roman Hubnik, left and Scotland's Lyndon Dykes, right, jump for the ball during the UEFA Nations League soccer match between Czech Republic and Scotland in Olomouc, Czech Republic.

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Norway's Kristoffer Ajer, left, jumps for the ball with Northern Ireland's George Saville during the UEFA Nations League soccer match between Northern Ireland and Norway at Windsor Park, Belfast, Northern Ireland.

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Czech Republic's Vaclav Jemelka, left and Scotland's Lyndon Dykes, right fight for the ball during the UEFA Nations League soccer match between Czech Republic and Scotland in Olomouc, Czech Republic.

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Participants dance to Jerusalema, the upbeat gospel-influenced house song by South African record producer, Master KG, sung by Nomcebo Zikode, outside the Gourmet Grocery Store and Sunday market in Johannesburg. The song has sparked a global dance frenzy around the world as lovers of dance music are jiving to the successful release that has an infectious beat and dance to match.

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A person rests on a bench by a mural by artist Dom Laporte showing a health care worker, in Ottawa, Ontario, on the Labour Day Long Weekend in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Smoke envelopes the downtown skyline as winds carry the smoky air from the Cameron Peak Fire burning in Colorado's High Country in Denver. Forecasters are predicting a radical change in temperature for the intermountain West late Monday when a cold front, which is packing high winds, rain and snow, will sweep over the region to give residents the first taste of winter.

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Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi fastens the flag of the National League for Democracy party during a ceremony to mark the first day of election campaigning at the party's temporary headquarters in Naypyitaw, Myanmar. Myanmar holds a general election on Nov. 8 and began a sixty-day election campaign period Tuesday, which may be disrupted due to a resurgence of the coronavirus.

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Chinese President Xi Jinping, center, stands as other officials applaud during an event to honor some of those involved in China's fight against COVID-19 at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Chinese leader Xi is praising China's role in battling the global coronavirus pandemic and expressing support for the U.N.'s World Health Organization, in a repudiation of U.S. criticism and a bid to rally domestic support for Communist Party leadership.

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High waves crash a shore as Typhoon Haishen approaches in Busan, South Korea. The powerful typhoon damaged buildings, flooded roads and knocked out power to thousands of homes in South Korea on Monday after battering islands in southern Japan. More than 20 people were injured.

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A coastal road is damaged in Ulsan, South Korea. A powerful typhoon damaged buildings, flooded roads and knocked out power to thousands of homes in South Korea on Monday after battering islands in southern Japan and injuring dozens of people.

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A coastal road is damaged by waves caused by Typhoon Haishen in Ulsan, South Korea.

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This satellite image released by NASA Worldview, Earth Observing System Data and Information System (EOSDIS) shows Typhoon Haishen barreling through South Korea's southern and eastern regions, after the second typhoon slams southern islands of Japan in a week.

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The roof of a car factory is left on sidewalk after typhoon hit Fukuoka, southwestern Japan.

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Debris is scattered on sidewalk after typhoon hit Kagoshima, southwestern Japan. The second powerful typhoon to slam Japan in a week unleashed fierce winds and rain on southern islands on Sunday, blowing off rooftops and leaving homes without power as it edged northward into an area vulnerable to flooding and mudslides.

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Officials from Gangneung city pump out water from a flooded area due to heavy rain in Gangneung, South Korea.

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Mud from a landslide hit a parking lot at an apartment in Geoje, South Korea.

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Rescuers work at a mudslide site as Typhoon Haishen hit the mountainous village of Shiiba village, Miyazaki prefecture, southwestern Japan.

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The roof of pedestrian walkway is broken, with a signal light off due to blackout after typhoon hit Nagasaki, southwestern Japan.

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Rescuers work at a landslide site as a typhoon hit Shiiba village, Miyazaki prefecture, southwestern Japan.

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A part of a road and riverside near the Taehwa River are flooded due to heavy rain in Ulsan, South Korea.

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Farmers shout slogans against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh during a protest over various farmers' issues, in Amritsar.

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