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Jan 11, 2017

Iraqi security forces advance during the fight against Islamic State militia in the eastern side of Mosul, Iraq.

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Afghan security forces remove a damaged vehicle after two large bombings in Kabul, Afghanistan. Two loud explosions rocked the Afghan capital of Kabul, causing casualties.

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Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi adjusts his headgear during the Jan Vedna Sammelan, at Talkatora Stadium, in New Delhi.

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A man walking carefully on a frozen road as temperature dips in Shimla, Himachal Pradesh following heavy snowfall.

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Pandit Hariprasad Chaurasia playing flute during a Hindusthani classical music programme in Ahmedabad, Gujarat.

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Bicyclists wading through a road in foggy morning at Baganpara in Baska district of Assam.

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Portugal Prime Minister Antonio Costa (L) being welcomed at a Goa Airport by Deputy Chief Minister Francis Dsouza.

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Actress Nina Dobrev poses for photographers upon arrival at the premiere of the film 'xXx Return of Xander Cage', in London.

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Elizabeth Hamilton, a Resident of Sycamore Court Apartments, keeps an eye on floodwaters as she and another resident ask others if they need a lift out of the floodwaters in Guerneville, California. About 2,000 people in a rural California community near Sacramento were asked to leave their homes Tuesday as a river swollen by days of heavy rain threatened to flood, while north of San Francisco thousands more were urged to seek higher ground.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi during the ceremonial reception of President of the Republic of Kenya Uhuru Kenyatta at Rashtrapati Bhavan, in New Delhi.

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President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi receiving President of the Republic of Kenya Uhuru Kenyatta during his ceremonial reception at Rashtrapati Bhavan, in New Delhi.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Newly appointed Army Chief General Bipin Rawat during the ceremonial reception of President of the Republic of Kenya Uhuru Kenyatta at Rashtrapati Bhavan, in New Delhi.

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Newly appointed Army Chief General Bipin Rawat at Rashtrapati Bhavan during the ceremonial reception of President of the Republic of Kenya Uhuru Kenyatta, in New Delhi.

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Home minister Rajnath Singh and Health and Family Welfare Minister J P Nadda at Rashtrapati Bhavan during the ceremonial reception of President of the Republic of Kenya Uhuru Kenyatta, in New Delhi.

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Visitors at Delhi zoo after it reopens 84 days after it was shut down following the deaths of several birds due to avian flu, in New Delhi.

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Visitors at Delhi zoo after it reopens 84 days after it was shut down following the deaths of several birds due to avian flu, in New Delhi.

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Blackbucks at National Zoological Park of Delhi after it reopens 84 days after it was shut down following the deaths of several birds due to avian flu, in New Delhi.

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Painted storks at National Zoological Park of Delhi after it reopens 84 days after it was shut down following the deaths of several birds due to avian flu, in New Delhi.

Photo by Tribhuvan Tiwari/Outlook

Pelican bird floating in water at National Zoological Park of Delhi after it reopens 84 days after it was shut down following the deaths of several birds due to avian flu, in New Delhi.

Photo by Tribhuvan Tiwari/Outlook

Wife of the Army jawan holding a gun during weapons exhibition in Bikaner, Rajasthan.

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People doing Yoga at Swaminarayan Gurukul in Surat, Gujarat.

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A view of Congress party's Jan Vedna Sammelan at Talkatora Stadium, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo by Subhav Shkula

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi with Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad at the party's Jan Vedna Sammelan at Talkatora Stadium, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo by Vijay Kumar Joshi

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi at the party's Jan Vedna Sammelan at Talkatora Stadium, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo by Subhav Shukla

People showing demonetized notes outside the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) building as they could not exchange their old currency notes, in Patna, Bihar.

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Opposition National Conference and Congress MLA's shouting slogans in Legislative Assembly during their protest over various issues, in Jammu.

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Jammu and Kashmir Finance Minister Haseeb Drabu going to present Budget 2017-2018 in Legislative Assembly during budget session, in Jammu.

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Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar paying courtesy visit to Portugal Prime Minister Antonio Costa (R).

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French Foreign Affairs Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault is greeted by noted journalist HK Dua as he leaves after delivering the 7th R K Mishra Memorial Lecture on "The European Union, an indispensable actor in an uncertain world", in New Delhi.

PTI Photo by Manvender Vashist

Tourists enjoying snow in Shimla, Himachal Pradesh.

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Peugeot's driver Sebastien Loeb, of France, and co-driver Daniel Elena, of Monaco, race during stage 8 of the Dakar Rally between Uyuni, Bolivia and Salta, Argentina.

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Badminton player Parupalli Kashyap of Chennai Smashers returns a shot to Aditya Joshi of Awadhe Warriors during the men's singles of Premier Badminton League (PBL), in Bangalore. Kashyap won the match 11-7, 5-11, 11-7.

AP Photo/Aijaz Rahi

Badminton player P. V. Sindhu of Chennai Smashers returns a shot to Rituparna Das of Awadhe Warriors during the women's singles of Premier Badminton League (PBL) in Bangalore. Sindhu won the match 11-4, 11-6.

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Tourists enjoy fresh snowfall at historical ridge in Shimla.

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A little girl poses in front of a flock of pigeons flying at roadside near Mayur Vihar, in East Delhi.

PTI Photo by Atul Yadav

Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav addresses party workers at the party office, in Lucknow.

PTI Photo by Nand Kumar

TMC MPs participate in a protest march against Prime Minister Narendra Modi from TMC office, South Avenue to Rashtrapati Bhavan, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo by Kamal Singh

TMC MPs submit a memorandum to the President Pranab Mukherjee at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi to draw his attention towards "hardship" being faced by the common man due to demonetisation.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Chief of Army Staff, General Bipin Rawat at a meeting, in New Delhi.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP President Amit Shah and other leaders at the party's Central Election Committee meeting to discuss the candidates for the forthcoming Punjab State Assembly polls, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo by Kamal Kishore

College students perform during celebrations of Pongal festival at their College premises, in Chennai.

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DMK Working President MK Stalin with his wife celebrating Samathuva Pongal at Kuntrathur, in Kanchipuram.

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A treasure-trove of stone sculptures in Gool Ramban, in Jammu Kashmir.

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Dalit activist Jignesh along with supporters stop a train at Ahmedabad Railway Station, in Ahmedabad.

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A man dressed as Santa Claus walks in deep snow looking at small artificial Christmas trees in a snowy city park in Kiev, Ukraine. The temperature in Kiev is -6 degrees Centigrade (22 degrees Fahrenheit).

AP Photos/Efrem Lukatsky

The Parthenon temple is seen atop of the snow-covered Acropolis hill in Athens. Snow closed schools in the capital, as added pressure on the government to speed up winter preparations for thousands of refugees living in camps around the country.

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President Barack Obama waves as he is joined by First Lady Michelle Obama, his daughter Malia Obama, Vice President Joe Biden and Dr. Jill Biden after giving his presidential farewell address at McCormick Place in Chicago.

AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast

President Barack Obama wipes his tears as he speaks at McCormick Place in Chicago, giving his presidential farewell address.

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President Barack Obama points as he is joined by First Lady Michelle Obama and his daughter Malia Obama after giving his presidential farewell address at McCormick Place in Chicago.

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First lady Michelle Obama hugs President Barack Obama after his farewell address at McCormick Place in Chicago.

AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais

People walk through the slush in Istiklal Avenue, the city's main shopping road, in Istanbul. Heavy snow continued to clog roads, shipping traffic in Bosphorus and forced again hundreds of flight cancellations in the Turkish metropolis.

AP Photos/Emrah Gurel

Laundry of Syrian refugees is covered with snow while hung on a fence at the refugee camp of Ritsona about 86 kilometers (53 miles) north of Athens. The European Commission said conditions for refugees on islands and other camps where they are housed in tents despite severe cold weather, is "untenable."

AP Photo/Muhammed Muheisen

Migrants queue for food in front of an abandoned warehouse in Belgrade, Serbia. Hundreds of migrants are sleeping rough in parks and make-shift shelters in the Serbian capital in freezing temperatures waiting for a chance to move forward toward the European Union.

AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic

Cody Rohrich chips away at a large snowdrift while working in the blowing snow on a rooftop in downtown Bismarck. "It's heavy and almost like ice," said Rohrich of the hardpack drift measuring nearly a hundred feet long. Bismarck has received 55.3 inches of snowfall on the season said meteorologist Michael Mathews of the National Weather Service in Bismarck.

Tom Stromme/The Bismarck Tribune via AP

A woman covers herself with a blue umbrella as it snows in a city park in Kiev, Ukraine. The temperature in Kiev is -6 degrees Centigrade (22 degrees Fahrenheit).

AP Photos/Efrem Lukatsky

A woman walks through steam from an underground ventilation, as temperatures dropped below minus 20 degrees Centigrade (minus 4 Fahrenheit) in Bucharest, Romania. Romania's Energy Minister Toma Petcu said neighboring Bulgaria had urgently asked for extra electricity, but the request was declined since the cold weather has stretched Romania's power grid and natural gas consumption in Romania could reach an all-time high due to the frigid temperatures.

AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda

Germany's Christina Geiger speeds down the slope during the second run of an alpine ski, women's World Cup slalom in Flachau, Austria.

AP Photo/Marco Trovati

Joaquim Rodrigues of Portugal rides his Hero Speedbrain motorbike during the 8th stage of the Dakar Rally 2017, between Uyuni, Bolivia and Salta, Argentina.

AP Photo/Martin Mejia

Gustavo Gallego, of Argentina, rides his Yamaha quad during the 7th stage of the Dakar Rally between Oruro and Uyuni, Bolivia.

AP Photo/Martin Mejia

Peugeot's driver Sebastien Loeb and co-driver Daniel Elena, both of France, compete during stage 8 of the Dakar Rally between Uyuni, Bolivia and Salta, Argentina.

Franck Fife/Pool photo via AP

The flag draped casket of former prime minister and president of Portugal Mario Soares is carried into the Jeronimos monastery during a State Funeral ceremony in Lisbon, Portugal. Soares, who helped steer his country toward democracy after a 1974 military coup, died Saturday aged 92.

AP Photo/Armando Franca

The casket of former prime minister and president of Portugal Mario Soares is carried on a horse-drawn carriage from the Jeronimos monastery after a State Funeral ceremony in Lisbon, Portugal.

AP Photo/Armando Franca

Al Cetina, center, chants slogans in front of University of California hospital workers during a protest outside the UCLA Medical Plaza, in Los Angeles. More than 11,000 clerical and administrative support workers are on a one-day strike against the 10-campus University of California system and medical centers.

AP Photo/Jae C. Hong

National Intelligence Director James Clapper, left, and FBI Director James Comey, center, testify on Capitol Hill in Washington, before the Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on Russian Intelligence Activities.

AP Photo/Cliff Owen

A worker arranges large incense sticks to be sold for the preparation of the Lunar New Year in Tangerang, Indonesia. Ethnic Chinese communities in the world's most populous Muslim country are preparing to celebrate the start of the year of the rooster.

AP Photo/Tatan Syuflana

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi addresses Jan Vedna Sammelan, at Talkatora Stadium, in New Delhi.

Photo by Jitender Gupta/Outlook

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi along with other senior Congress leaders during Jan Vedna Sammelan, at Talkatora Stadium, in New Delhi.

Photo by Jitender Gupta/Outlook

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