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Jan 17, 2021

Union Home Minister Amit Shah addresses 'Jansewak Samavesh' rally at JNMC ground in Belagavi.

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Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu addresses at the release of the book, 'Abdul Kalam- Ninaivugalukku Maranamillai', in Chennai.

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RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav meets the relatives of Station Head of Indigo Airlines Rupesh Singh, who was shot dead by unidentified bike borne criminals, at Chhapra in Saran District.

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Workers of Torrent Power Limited remove kites and thread tangled up in electric power cables in Ahmedabad.

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National Conference (NC) President Farooq Abdullah speaks during the release of 'Shakhs Shakhsiyat aur Khidmaat', a book written by Masud Ahmed Choudhary, in Jammu.

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Farmers raise slogans during their protest against the new farm laws, at Ghazipur border in New Delhi.

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A newly wedded couple put a flag on their car in support of farmers' agitation, in Bathinda.

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah offers prayers to a cow in Kerakalamatti, Bagalkot.

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah inaugurates and laid the foundation stone of various farmer friendly projects being set-up by MRN group in Bagalkot.

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Indian Film Choreographer Kala Master receives citation and memento from the ESG, Vice-Chairman, Subhash Phal Dessai at the 51st International Film Festival of India (IFFI-2021), in Panaji. Ministry of Information & Broadcasting Additional Secretary Neerja Sekhar, Directorate of Film Festivals, ADG Chaitanya Prasad and Director (Films-I) Dhanpreet Kaur and other dignitaries are also seen.

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Farmers build a makeshift house during their ongoing protest against the new farm laws, at Ghazipur border in New Delhi.

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Farmers during their ongoing protest against the new farm laws, at Ghazipur border in New Delhi.

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Members of Bahujan Samajwadi Manch take part in 'Maati Sankalp March' in solidarity with farmers who are protesting against the new farm laws, at Ghazipur border in New Delhi.

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Nepalese Buddhist monks play traditional instruments during a procession after the body of Tsikey Chokling Rinpoche, arrived at the Ka-Nying Shedrub Ling monastery in Kathmandu, Nepal. The Tibetan Buddhist religious teacher died in Singapore on Dec 18, 2020.

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Member of Bahujan Samajwadi Manch hold the Tricolour take part in 'Maati Sankalp March' in solidarity with farmers protesting against the new farm laws, at Ghazipur border in New Delhi.

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Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal being garlanded at the golden jubilee function of the students' body Takam Mising Porin Kebang (TMPK) at Jonai, in Dhemaji district.

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Animal lover's with their pets participate in a rally for a better world for animals in Kolkata.

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A 'Nihang' or Sikh religious warrior ties his turban during the ongoing farmers' agitation over the new farm laws, in New Delhi.

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A health worker sanitizes the luggage of passengers amid coronavirus pandemic, at Dadar station in Mumbai.

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Sikhs participate in a religious procession ahead of the birth anniversary of Guru Gobind Singh Ji in Kolkata.

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Member of Bahujan Samajwadi Manch take part in 'Maati Sankalp March' in solidarity with farmers protesting against the new farm laws, at Ghazipur border in New Delhi.

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National Conference (NC) President Farooq Abdullah along with party leader Devender Singh Rana (L) during the release of 'Shakhs Shakhsiyat aur Khidmaat', a book written by Masud Ahmed Choudhary, in Jammu.

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A decorated train halts at the Nizamuddin Railway Station during the launch of eight trains connecting Statue of Unity in Kevadia, Gujarat with different regions of the country, by Prime Minister Narendra Modi via video conferencing, in New Delhi.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurates various projects relating to Railways in Gujarat, via video conferencing, in New Delhi.

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National Security Guard (NSG) contingent practices during the rehearsals for Republic Day Parade 2021, at Rajpath in New Delhi.

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Members of Bahujan Samajwadi Manch take part in 'Maati Sankalp March' in solidarity with farmers protesting against the new farm laws at Ghazipur border, in New Delhi.

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Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and Health Minister Harsh Vardhan wave green flags as Prime Minister Narendra Modi virtually flags off eight trains connecting Statue of Unity in Kevadia, Gujarat with different regions of the country, at Nizamuddin Railway Station in New Delhi.

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A worker cleans the window glass of a decorated train during its flag-off, at the Nizamuddin Railway Station in New Delhi. Prime Minister Narendra Modi flagged off eight trains connecting Statue of Unity in Kevadia, Gujarat with different regions of the country via video conferencing.

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National Guard soldiers walk out of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, as security is increased ahead of the inauguration of US President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris.

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A protester with a horror mask march during a protest against the government restrictive measures to curb the spread of COVID-19 infections in Vienna, Austria.

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A government building is seen badly damaged following an earthquake in this aerial photo taken using a drone in Mamuju, West Sulawesi, Indonesia.

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A cross country skier moves through the snow covered landscape in the Thuringian Forest in Oberhof, Germany.

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A woman takes pictures of the Old Opera in Frankfurt, Germany, after snow falls.

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Icicles form on a window outside a house in the Thuringian Forest near Gehlberg, Germany.

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A family cross-country skies up the ramp of the Flora Footbridge during a major snowstorm in Ottawa.

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People picnic after nordic ice skating on the frozen lake of Stora Stamsjon, in Lerum, Sweden.

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A boy carries snow, near to graffiti painted of rock legends Jim Morrison and Jimmy Hendrix, on the entrance of a parking, during the cold front dubbed Leandros, in the Malakasa village, about 43 kilometres (26 miles) north of Athens. Police has preventatively banned cars to approach sections of the snow covered mountains around Athens as several roads call for snow chains on vehicles.

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A dusting of snow on the ground with the Eiffel Tower in the background in Paris.

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A woman sells frozen fish and berries at a street market as the temperature dropped to about -50 degrees (-58 degrees Fahrenheit) in Yakutsk, Russia. Temperatures in the remote, diamond-rich Russian region of Yakutia have dropped to -50 degrees Centigrade (-58 degrees Fahrenheit).

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Frozen beef heads on display for sale at a street market as the temperature dropped to about -50 degrees (-58 degrees Fahrenheit) in Yakutsk, Russia.

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An ice covered street light at a shopping center in a street as the temperature dropped to about -50 degrees (-58 degrees Fahrenheit) in Yakutsk, Russia.

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The 103 yr old, Shyam Saran Negi, independent India's first over, returns after casting his vote in Himachal Pradesh Panchayat polls at Kalpa, Kinnaur. Negi never missed any poll to keep his date with democracy to poll in all panchayat, State Assembly and Lok Sabha polls.

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Voters show their fingers marked with indelible ink after casting their votes for Himachal Pradesh Panchayat polls at Kaza, sub division of Lahaul Spiti district across Rohtang Tunnel.

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A woman shows her ink marked finger after casting her vote for Himachal Pradesh Panchayat polls at Kaza, sub division of Lahaul Spiti district across Rohtang Tunnel.

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Polling officials wait for voters at a polling station during the Himachal Pradesh panchayat elections, at Kaza, sub division of Lahaul Spiti district across Rohtang Tunnel.

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Polling officials check the names of voters at a polling booth as they arrive to cast their votes for the Himachal Pradesh panchayat elections, at Kaza, sub division of Lahaul Spiti district across Rohtang Tunnel.

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An elderly voter shows her finger marked with indelible ink after casting her vote for the first phase of Panchayati Raj elections, in Kullu.

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Farmers from Haryana during their ongoing agitation over the new farm laws, at Singhu border in New Delhi.

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Farmers shout slogans during their ongoing agitation over the new farm laws, at Singhu border in New Delhi.

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Farmers during their ongoing agitation over the new farm laws, in New Delhi.

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Farmers and their supporters during their ongoing agitation over the new farm laws, in New Delhi.

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Farmers and their supporters during their ongoing agitation over the new farm laws, in New Delhi.

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Farmers and their supporters during their ongoing agitation over the new farm laws, in New Delhi.

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A farmer during the ongoing agitation over the new farm laws, at Singhu border in New Delhi.

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A farmer takes a bath during their ongoing agitation over the new farm laws, in New Delhi.

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Enhanced security at Singhu border during farmers' ongoing agitation over the new farm laws, in New Delhi.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurates various projects relating to Railways in Gujarat, via video conferencing, in New Delhi.

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Kashi-Kevadia Express after it was virtually inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in Varanasi.

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ITBP contingent practices during the rehearsals for Republic Day Parade 2021, at Rajpath in New Delhi.

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National Security Guard (NSG) contingent practices during the rehearsals for Republic Day Parade 2021, at Rajpath in New Delhi.

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Indian Navy contingent practices during the rehearsals for Republic Day Parade 2021, at Rajpath in New Delhi.

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Indian Navy contingent practices during the rehearsals for Republic Day Parade 2021, at Rajpath in New Delhi.

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Indian Navy contingent practices during the rehearsals for Republic Day Parade 2021, at Rajpath in New Delhi.

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People wait in queue to cast their votes for panchayat elections, at a village in Shimla district.

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Left Front Chairman Biman Bose (R) with Congress MP Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury (L) addresses a press conference after their meeting ahead of the West Bengal Assembly elections, in Kolkata.

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School students during the rehearsals for Republic Day Parade 2021, at Rajpath in New Delhi.

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Participants from various states during the rehearsals for Republic Day Parade 2021, at Rajpath in New Delhi.

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Passengers wave from inside a coach of a new train, at the railway station in Varanasi. Prime Minister Narendra Modi flagged off eight trains connecting Statue of Unity in Kevadia, Gujarat with different regions of the country via video conferencing.

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JAT contingent practices during the rehearsals for Republic Day Parade 2021, at Rajpath in New Delhi.

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Volunteers iron clothes of farmers during their ongoing agitation over the new farm laws, at Singhu border in New Delhi.

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Members of Bahujan Samajwadi Manch take part in 'Maati Sankalp March' in solidarity with farmers who are protesting against the new farm laws, at Ghazipur border in New Delhi.

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JAT contingent practices during the rehearsals for Republic Day Parade 2021, at Rajpath in New Delhi.

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Indian Navy contingent practices during the rehearsals for Republic Day Parade 2021, at Rajpath in New Delhi.

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Indian Navy contingent practices during the rehearsals for Republic Day Parade 2021, at Rajpath in New Delhi.

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A man is helped off a rescue ship in the port of Arguineguin, Gran Canaria island, Spain. The Spanish rescue ship rescued a boat 160 kilometres south of Gran Canaria with 11 men, 20 women and 3 children on board in very poor condition.

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West Ham's Declan Rice heads the ball during the English Premier League soccer match between West Ham United and Burnley, at London stadium, in London.

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West Ham's Tomas Soucek vies for the ball with Burnley's Josh Brownhill, right, during the English Premier League soccer match between West Ham United and Burnley, at London stadium, in London

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In this aerial photo released by China's Xinhua News Agency, workers build a large centralized quarantine facility capable of holding several thousand people in Shijiazhuang in northern China's Hebei Province. China on Saturday finished building a 1,500-room hospital for COVID-19 patients in Nangong, south of Beijing in Hebei Province, to fight a surge in infections the government said are harder to contain and that it blamed on infected people or goods from abroad.

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Aires:Braian Romero of Argentina's Defensa y Justicia celebrates with teammates after scoring his side's 4th goal during a Copa Sudamericana semifinal second leg soccer match against Chile's Coquimbo at Norberto Tomaghello stadium in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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Honduran migrants hoping to reach the U.S. border walk alongside a highway in Chiquimula, Guatemala. Guatemalan authorities estimated that as many as 9,000 Honduran migrants have crossed into Guatemala as part of an effort to form a new caravan to reach the U.S. border.

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Honduran migrants hoping to reach the U.S. cross the border patrolled by Guatemalan soldiers, in El Florido, Guatemala. The migrants pushed their way into Guatemala Friday night without registering, a portion of a larger migrant caravan that had left the Honduran city of San Pedro Sula before dawn, Guatemalan authorities said..

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Members of the Washington National Guard stand at a sundial near the Legislative Building, at the Capitol in Olympia, Wash. Governors in some states have called out the National Guard, declared states of emergency and closed their capitols over concerns about potentially violent protests.

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Empty street of Montmartre as the 6 p.m curfew starts in Paris. The prime minister announced Thursday an extension of the 6 p.m.-to-6 a.m. curfew to cover the whole country, including zones, like Paris, where it previously hadn't started until 8 p.m. Shopping and all outdoor leisure activities stop at curfew, only short pet walks allowed. Working and commuting allowed with note from employer. Food deliveries but not takeout allowed. Fines for curfew-breakers.

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Indian supporters wave flags during play on day three of the fourth cricket test between India and Australia at the Gabba, Brisbane, Australia.

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India's Ajinkya Rahane bats during play on day three of the fourth cricket test between India and Australia at the Gabba, Brisbane, Australia.

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Australia's Josh Hazlewood is congratulated by teammates after dismissing India's Cheteshwar Pujara during play on day three of the fourth cricket test between India and Australia at the Gabba, Brisbane, Australia.

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India's Cheteshwar Pujara walks from the field after he was dismissed during play on day three of the fourth cricket test between India and Australia at the Gabba, Brisbane, Australia.

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India's Ajinkya Rahane bats during play on day three of the fourth cricket test between India and Australia at the Gabba, Brisbane, Australia.

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India's Mayank Agarwal lets a ball pass during play on day three of the fourth cricket test between India and Australia at the Gabba, Brisbane, Australia.

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India's Mayank Agarwal lets a ball pass during play on day three of the fourth cricket test between India and Australia at the Gabba, Brisbane, Australia.

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Australia's Josh Hazlewood, centre, is congratulated by teammates after dismissing India's Mayank Agarwal during play on day three of the fourth cricket test between India and Australia at the Gabba, Brisbane, Australia.

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India's Ajinkya Rahane reacts as he walks from the field after he was dismissed for 37 runs during play on day three of the fourth cricket test between India and Australia at the Gabba, Brisbane.

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India's Mayank Agarwal walks from the field after he was dismissed for 38 runs during play on day three of the fourth cricket test between India and Australia at the Gabba, Brisbane, Australia.

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India's Washington Sundar bats during play on day three of the fourth cricket test between India and Australia at the Gabba, Brisbane, Australia.

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Australian players celebrate the dismissal of India's Rishabh Pant, right, during play on day three of the fourth cricket test between India and Australia at the Gabba, Brisbane, Australia.

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India's Washington Sundar ducks to avoid a bouncer during play on day three of the fourth cricket test between India and Australia at the Gabba, Brisbane, Australia.

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Australia's Nathan Lyon fields the ball hit by India's Shardul Thakur during play on day three of the fourth cricket test between India and Australia at the Gabba, Brisbane, Australia.

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India's Washington Sundar celebrates on reaching 50 runs during play on day three of the fourth cricket test between India and Australia at the Gabba, Brisbane, Australia.

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India's Shardul Thakur, left, and teammate Washington Sundar talk during play on day three of the fourth cricket test between India and Australia at the Gabba, Brisbane, Australia.

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India's Shardul Thakur, left, reacts after he was out bowled by Australia's Pat Cummins, right, during play on day three of the fourth cricket test between India and Australia at the Gabba, Brisbane, Australia.

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Australia's Josh Hazlewood, centre, is congratulated by teammate Cameron Green, right, after dismissing India's Navdeep Saini, left, during play on day three of the fourth cricket test between India and Australia at the Gabba, Brisbane, Australia.

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India's Mohammed Siraj is out bowled during play on day three of the fourth cricket test between India and Australia at the Gabba, Brisbane, Australia.

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Australia's David Warner plays a pull shot during play on day three of the fourth cricket test between India and Australia at the Gabba, Brisbane, Australia.

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Australia's David Warner, left, and teammate Marcus Harris talk during a break in play on day three of the fourth cricket test between India and Australia at the Gabba, Brisbane, Australia.

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Australia's David Warner, left, and opening partner Marcus Harris walk from the field at the end of play on day three of the fourth cricket test between India and Australia at the Gabba, Brisbane, Australia.

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Kolam, a traditional Indian art form of drawing geometric patterns on the floors, as a sign of welcome, was part of the virtual kick-off ceremony of the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden and his deputy Kamala Harris, who traces her origin to Tamil Nadu where these auspicious designs adore almost every household.

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In this file photo, Prime Minister Narendra Modi shakes hands with Indian classical musician Ustad Ghulam Mustafa Khan at a meeting in New Delhi. Khan passed away on Sunday afternoon, Jan. 17, 2021, at his Mumbai home. He was 89.

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The Kala Ghoda has a Black Horse situated at the far end of the Kala Ghoda parking lot which, was installed in January 2017 and has completed four years, at Fort in Mumbai.

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