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Oct 10, 2020

Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik creates a sculpture of Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan on the eve of his birthday, at Puri beach.

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A Gurukul teacher paints a portrait of Bollywood actor Amitabh Bacchan on the eve of his birthday, at Lalbaug in Mumbai.

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MoS Home Affairs G. Kishan Reddy speaks during the first coordination meeting of BJP workers, in Hyderabad.

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Police personnel address a press conference after arresting Hisar businessman, identified as Ram Mehar, who allegedly conspired to fake his death and staged a robbery, at Hansi in Hisar district.

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Members of Sikh community during an agitation, demanding the immediate release of Balwinder Singh who was arrested by the police during BJP's rally to Nabanna (State Secretariat) from Howrah Maidan on Thursday, in Kolkata.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP President J P Nadda, Home Minister Amit Shah, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and other BJP leaders during BJP's Central Election Committee (CEC) meeting to discuss candidate list for Bihar Elections 2020 in New Delhi.

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Labourers work at a grain market after harvesting, in Amritsar district.

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Labourers carry sacks containing wheat grain, at a grain market in Amritsar district.

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Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren addresses media after meeting state Education minister Jagarnath Mahto, who tested positive for COVID-19, in Ranchi.

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In this undated photo, charred remains of a vehicle belonging to a trader, identified as Ram Mehar, who allegedly conspired to fake his death and staged a robbery, at Hansi in Hisar district. The cops traced and arrested the trader in Chhatisgarh's Bilaspur.

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View of Mumbai city skyline.

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Military vehicles carrying military material on their way to Leh (Ladakh), on Indo-China border.

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Loktantrik Janpahal activists hold placards during a protest after National Investigation Agency (NIA) arrested 82-year-old Father Stan Swamy for his alleged involvement in inciting a mob to violence in Bhima Koregaon, in Patna.

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Jan Adhikar Party Chief Pappu Yadav being garlanded along with senior RJD leader Muneshwar Choudhary and BJP leader Rani Choubey after they joined the party, in Patna.

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Chirag Paswan, son of Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader late Ram Vilas Paswan, lights the funeral pyre containing the mortal remains of his father during the cremation ceremony, at Digha Ghat in Patna.

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Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar interacts with Deputy CM Sushil Kumar Modi as Rashtriya Janta Dal (RJD) leader Tejaswi Yadav (C) looks on, during the funeral of Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Ram Vilas Paswan, at Janardhan Ghat in Patna.

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Chirag Paswan, son of Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader late Ram Vilas Paswan, along with his mother pays tribute to the mortal remains of his father before the cremation, at Digha Ghat in Patna

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Army personnel pay tribute as vehicle carrying the mortal remains of Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader late Ram Vilas Paswan arrives at Digha Ghat, during his funeral procession, in Patna.

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A vehicle carrying the mortal remains of Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader late Ram Vilas Paswan moves towards Digha Ghat, during his funeral procession, in Patna.

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Chirag Paswan, son of Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader late Ram Vilas Paswan, arrives to perform last rites of his father, at Digha Ghat in Patna.

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Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar pays tribute to the mortal remains of Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Ram Vilas Paswan, who passed away on Thursday evening, before his cremation, at Digha Ghat in Patna.

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In this image made from a video released by Azerbaijan's Defense Ministry, Azerbaijan's solders walk in a formation on a road during a military conflict in the separatist region of Nagorno-Karabakh..

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Villagers stand in a queue to cast their votes, during the fourth and last phase of panchayat elections in Rajasthan, at Udasar village in Bikaner district.

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Youngsters hold placards to create awareness on gender equality, ahead of the International Day of the Girl Child, in Jammu district.

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A woman shows a tail of mortar shell at their residence, after Pakistani troops violated ceasefire overnight by unprovoked firing and mortar shelling in two sectors of J&K, along the Line of Control in Poonch district.

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Police stand guard as doctors and nursing officers of Hindu Rao Hospital, a COVID-19 dedicated treatment centre, hold placards during a protest against North Delhi Municipal Corporation over non-payment of pending salaries, in New Delhi.

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RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat leaves after offering prayers to Goddess Durga during his visit to the Kanaka Durga temple, in Vijayawada.

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Chirag Paswan, son of Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Ramvilas Paswan, along with family members and relatives mourns near the mortal remains of his father, who passed away on Thursday evening, in Patna.

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Chirag Paswan, son of Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Ramvilas Paswan, performs rituals on the mortal remains of his father before a funeral procession, in Patna.

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Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad pays tribute to the mortal remains of Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Ramvilas Paswan, who passed away on Thursday evening, before his funeral procession, in Patna.

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Doctors and Nursing Officers of Hindu Rao Hospital, a COVID-19 dedicated treatment centre, hold placards during a protest against North Delhi Municipal Corporation over non-payment of pending salaries, in New Delhi.

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A soldier of the Jammu and Kashmir Light Infantry takes oath during a graduation ceremony at a military base on the outskirts of Srinagar, Kashmir. 301 new recruits were inducted into the Jammu-Kashmir Light Infantry Regiment of the Indian army.

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New recruits of the Jammu and Kashmir Light Infantry participate in their graduation ceremony at a military base on the outskirts of Srinagar, Kashmir. 301 new recruits were inducted into the Jammu-Kashmir Light Infantry Regiment of the Indian army.

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Police personnel stand guard outside the residence of former Indian cricketer and Chennai Super Kings (CSK) captain MS Dhoni, in Ranchi.

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Activists hold placards during a protest demanding justice for the 19-year-old Dalit woman, who died after four men allegedly gang-raped and assaulted her last month, at Ambedkar Bhawan in New Delhi.

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Representatives of various religions during a prayer meeting in solidarity with the 19-year-old woman, who died after four men allegedly gang-raped and assaulted her last month, in New Delhi.

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Villagers of Satparsa village under Masaurhi assembly constituency participate in a protest to boycott Bihar Assembly elections, in Patna district.

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Activists take part in a protest march demanding justice for the 19-year-old Dalit woman, who died after four men allegedly gang-raped and assaulted her last month, in Jalandhar.

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Chairman and Managing Director of Madison World and Madison Communications Sam Balsara arrives at Mumbai Police HQ to record his statement in the TRP manipulation racket probe, in Mumbai.

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KPCC President Mullapally Ramachandran presents a traditional hat to AICC General Secretary Tariq Anwar during the 'Kisan' meet over the recently passed farm bills, in Thiruvananthapuram.

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Chirag Paswan, son of Union Minister and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader late Ramvilas Paswan, along with family members and relatives carries the mortal remains of his father during his funeral procession, in Patna.

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Women Wing of TMC participates in a rally to protest over the death of Hathras victim, in Kolkata.

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Members of National Scheduled Castes Alliance and Sant Samaj Sangharsh Committee during a protest over the Post Matric Scholarship scam and demanding justice for a Dalit woman who died after being allegedly gang-raped in Hathras (UP), in Patiala.

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SAD President Sukhbir Singh Badal interacts with cotton growers, at a yard in Fazilka district.

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Army personnel at the spot where a 120-mm mortar shell was fired by Pakistani forces, in Dabraj village near the Line of Control (LoC) in Mankote sector of Poonch district.

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AAP leader Saurabh Bhardwaj arrives at the residence of Rahul Kumar who was allegedly killed by family and friends of a girl he was in an alleged relationship with, in New Delhi.

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Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) Chief Mohan Bhagwat being felicitated with a memento temple administrator MV Suresh Babu during his visit to Durga Malleswara Swamy Varla Temple, in Vijayawada.

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A man holds her daughter during a protest march by workers of Bathinda Social Group demanding justice for Hathras victim, in Bathinda.

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A Congress worker poses for photographs during the State-level Farmers Conference over the recent farm reform bills, at Birla Auditorium in Jaipur.

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Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Ghelot being felicitated during the State-level Farmers Conference over the recent farm reform bills, at Birla Auditorium in Jaipur.

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Family members congratulate their kin after a passing out parade at Jammu and Kashmir Light Infantry Regimental Centre (JAKLI), at Rangreth in Srinagar. As many as 301 recruits joined the ranks of Indian Army after the passing out parade.

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BJP leader and Rajya Sabha MP Jyotiraditya Scindia gestures during his address, ahead of Madhya Pradesh bypolls, in Datia district.

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Artists decorate an idol of Goddess Durga at a community pandal ahead of Durga Puja festival, in Kolkata.

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A worker sprays disinfectants on the seats of a cinema hall, after authorities allowed its re-opening with certain restrictions during Unlock 5, in Ahmedabad.

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Delhi Capitals players celebrate after wining the match against Rajasthan Royals during the Indian Premier League 2020 cricket, at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates.

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Delhi Capitals player Kagiso Rabada tries to take a catch of Rajasthan Royals batsman during the Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match, at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates.

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Delhi Capitals player Kagiso Rabada celebrates the wicket of Rajasthan Royals batsman Jofra Archer during the Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match, at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates.

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Rajasthan Royals batsman Sanju Samson reacts as he falls on the ground during the Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match against Delhi Capitals, at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates.

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Delhi Capitals player Shimron Hetmyer takes catch of Rajasthan Royals batsman Steve Smith during the Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match, at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates.

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Delhi Capitals players Marcus Stoinis and Prithvi Shaw celebrate the wicket of Rajasthan Royals batsman Sanju Samson during the Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match, at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates.

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Delhi Capitals Ravichandran Ashwin celebrates the wicket of Rajasthan Royals batsman Jos Buttler during the Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match, at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates.

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Rajasthan Royals batsmen Yashasvi Jaiswal and Steve Smith during the Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match against Delhi Capitals, at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates.

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Rajasthan Royals player Jofra Archer bowls during the Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match against Delhi Capitals, at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates.

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Delhi Capitals batsman Shimron Hetmyer plays a shot during the Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match against Rajasthan Royals, at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates.

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Delhi Capitals batsman Marcus Stoinis plays a shot during the Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match against Rajasthan Royals, at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates.

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Japan's Yui Kamiji holds her trophy after winning the women's wheelchair final match of the French Open tennis tournament against Japan's Momoko Ohtani at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France. Center is French Tennis Federation President Bernard Giudicelli.

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Japan's Yui Kamiji plays a shot against Japan's Momoko Ohtani in the women's wheelchair final match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France.

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Argentina's Diego Schwartzman plays a shot against Spain's Rafael Nadal in the semifinal match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France.

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Spain's Rafael Nadal plays a shot against Argentina's Diego Schwartzman in the semifinal match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France.

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Spain's Rafael Nadal celebrates winning the semifinal match of the French Open tennis tournament against Argentina's Diego Schwartzman in three sets, 6-3, 6-3, 7-6, at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France.

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Serbia's Novak Djokovic serves against Greece's Stefanos Tsitsipas in the semifinal match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France.

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Greece's Stefanos Tsitsipas serves against Serbia's Novak Djokovic in the semifinal match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France.

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Supporters of former President Almazbek Atambayev bang on the drum during a rally on the central square in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. Sooronbai Jeenbekov, the embattled president of Kyrgyzstan, has moved to end the political turmoil that followed a disputed parliamentary election, ordering a state of emergency in the capital. Jeenbekov has faced calls to resign by protesters who stormed government buildings after Sunday’s parliamentary vote was reportedly swept by pro-government parties. Protesters freed former President Almazbek Atambayev, who was jailed on charges seen by his supporters as a political vendetta.

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Protesters demonstrate in the central square in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. Sooronbai Jeenbekov, the embattled president of Kyrgyzstan, has moved to end the political turmoil that followed a disputed parliamentary election, ordering a state of emergency in the capital. Jeenbekov has faced calls to resign by protesters who stormed government buildings after Sunday’s parliamentary vote was reportedly swept by pro-government parties. Protesters freed former President Almazbek Atambayev, who was jailed on charges seen by his supporters as a political vendetta.

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Smoke rises after shelling by Azerbaijan's artillery during a military conflict in outskirts of Stepanakert, the separatist region of Nagorno-Karabakh. The latest outburst of fighting between Azerbaijani and Armenian forces began Sept. 27 and marked the biggest escalation of the decades-old conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh. The region lies in Azerbaijan but has been under control of ethnic Armenian forces backed by Armenia since the end of a separatist war in 1994.

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A man throws debris in the yard of a house destroyed by shelling by Azerbaijan's artillery during a military conflict in Stepanakert, the separatist region of Nagorno-Karabakh. The latest outburst of fighting between Azerbaijani and Armenian forces began Sept. 27 and marked the biggest escalation of the decades-old conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh. The region lies in Azerbaijan but has been under control of ethnic Armenian forces backed by Armenia since the end of a separatist war in 1994.

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80-year-old Kanta Prasad works at his eatery Baba Ka Dhaba, at Malviya Nagar in New Delhi. Prasad and Badami Devi, couple and co-owners of the eatery, had been losing their livelihood due to the coronavirus pandemic, found some relief after their plight went viral on social media.

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80-year-old Kanta Prasad works at his eatery Baba Ka Dhaba, at Malviya Nagar in New Delhi. Prasad and Badami Devi, couple and co-owners of the eatery, had been losing their livelihood due to the coronavirus pandemic, found some relief after their plight went viral on social media.

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Crowd outside Baba Ka Dhaba, belonging to the elderly couple Kanta Prasad and Badami Devi, at Malviya Nagar in New Delhi. The couple, who had been losing their livelihood due to the coronavirus pandemic, found some relief after their plight went viral on social media.

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Crowd outside Baba Ka Dhaba, belonging to the elderly couple Kanta Prasad and Badami Devi, at Malviya Nagar in New Delhi. The couple, who had been losing their livelihood due to the coronavirus pandemic, found some relief after their plight went viral on social media.

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Crowd outside Baba Ka Dhaba, belonging to the elderly couple Kanta Prasad and Badami Devi, at Malviya Nagar in New Delhi. The couple, who had been losing their livelihood due to the coronavirus pandemic, found some relief after their plight went viral on social media.

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80-year-old Kanta Prasad and Badami Devi, couple and co-owners of Baba Ka Dhaba, pose for photographs at their eatery, at Malviya Nagar in New Delhi. The couple, who had been losing their livelihood due to the coronavirus pandemic, found some relief after their plight went viral on social media.

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Serbia's Novak Djokovic celebrates winning his semifinal match of the French Open tennis tournament against Greece's Stefanos Tsitsipas in five sets, 6-3, 6-2, 5-7, 4-6, 6-1, at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France.

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Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden walks from his motorcade to before boarding his campaign plane at McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas, en route to Wilmington, Del.

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Anti-government protesters are sprayed by police with water during a demonstration against police after an officer was accused of allegedly pushing a youth off a bridge during a previous protest in Santiago, Chile.

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Health workers at the San Juan de Dios hospital applaud after observing a minute of silence in memory of their colleagues who have fallen victim to COVID-19 in Guatemala City.

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Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen, right, and Yu Shyi-kun, speaker of the Legislative Yuan, cheer with audience during National Day celebrations in front of the Presidential Building in Taipei, Taiwan. President Tsai said Saturday she has hopes for less tensions with China and in the region if Beijing will listen to Taipei’s concerns, alter its approach and restart dialogue with the self-ruled island democracy.

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The military honor guard performs during the National Day celebrations in Taipei, Taiwan. Oct. 10 National Day dates from the start of a 1911 rebellion against the Qing, China's last empire, that led to the establishment of the Republic of China, which remains Taiwan's formal name.

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Dancers cheer during the National Day celebrations in Taipei, Taiwan. The National Day dates from the start of a 1911 rebellion against the Qing, China's last empire, that led to the establishment of the Republic of China, which remains Taiwan's formal name.

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Brazil's Philippe Coutinho, third from left, celebrates with teammates after scoring his side's 5th goal during a qualifying soccer match for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 against Bolivia at the Neo Quimica arena in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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Brazil's Neymar, right, fights for the ball with Bolivia's Jesus Sagredo during a qualifying soccer match for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 at the Neo Quimica arena in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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Players of Brazil celebrate their side's 4th goal against Bolivia scored by teammate Rodrygo, during a qualifying soccer match for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 at the Neo Quimica arena in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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Brazil's Danilo, right, fights for the ball with Bolivia's Bruno Miranda during a qualifying soccer match for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 at the Neo Quimica arena in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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Brazil's Roberto Firmino, center, celebrates with teammates after scoring his side's 3rd goal during a qualifying soccer match for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 against Bolivia at the Neo Quimica arena in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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Brazil's Rodrygo kicks the ball as Bolivia's Jose Sagredo challenges him during a qualifying soccer match for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 at the Neo Quimica arena in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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Brazil's Roberto Firmino, second from left, celebrates with teammates after scoring his side's 2nd goal against Bolivia during a qualifying soccer match for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 at the Neo Quimica arena in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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Players of Brazil celebrate their side's opening goal scored by teammate Marquinhos during a qualifying soccer match for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 against Boliviaat the Neo Quimica arena in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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Brazil's Marquinhos celebrates after scoring his side's opening goal against Bolivia during a qualifying soccer match for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 at the Neo Quimica arena in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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Switzerland's Dominic Stephan Stricker holds the trophy after winning the junior men's final match of the French Open tennis tournament against Switzerland's Leandro Riedi at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France.

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In this image made from video broadcasted by North Korea's KRT. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un waves during a ceremony to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the country’s ruling party in Pyongyang.

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Rajasthan Royals player Jofra Archer celebrates the wicket of Delhi Capitals batsman Prithvi Shaw during the Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match, at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates.

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