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Oct 20, 2020

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar waves at the crowd during an election campaign rally, ahead of Assembly elections, in Jehanabad.

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Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar (L) and RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav (R) meet Lok Janshakti Party chief Chirag Paswan who was performing 'shradh' rituals for his father late Ram Vilas Paswan, in Patna

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the nation, in New Delhi.

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RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav addresses an election campaign rally ahead of Assembly polls, in Aurangabad

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Youngsters pose during a photo shoot at the Gateway of India that was re-opened for public after being closed for nearly seven months due to coronavirus pandemic, in Mumbai.

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Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh speaks during the second day of the Special Vidhan Sabha Session, in Chandigarh.

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Delhi Police constable Than Singh, posted at Lal Qila Chowki of Kotwali police station area, teaches children from Sai Temple at Red Fort parking, in New Delhi. Singh, after finishing his duty hours teaches around 50-60 underprivileged children aged between 5-15, whose parents work as laborers at Lal Qila. He started teaching in 2016 with only a batch of four children from the nearby slums.

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Bollywood actor Bipasha Basu and Karan Singh Grover spotted at Bandra, in Mumbai.

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A worker sanitizes gym equipment at a gymnasium in Borivali ahead of its reopening, as a part of Unlock 5.0, in Mumbai.

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BJP Rajya Sabha MP Jyotiraditya Scindia during an election campaign rally in support of BJP candidate Imarti Devi in Dabra, Gwalior district.

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LJP Chief Chirag Paswan seeks blessing from Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar during 'shradh' rituals of late Ram Vilas Paswan during a tribute paying program, in Patna.

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Visitors stand near a barricade of a community puja pandal ahead of the Durga Puja festival, in Kolkata. Calcutta High Court on Monday declared all pandals across West Bengal no-entry zones to prevent the surge of COVID-19 cases in the state.

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BJP MP Ravi Kishan, plays the role of Bharat, along with other artists during Ramlila, a dramatic re-enactment of the life of Lord Ram, at Laxman Qila in Ayodhya.

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BJP MP Ravi Kishan plays the role of Bharat during Ramlila, a dramatic re-enactment of the life of Lord Ram, at Laxman Qila in Ayodhya.

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Youth Congress workers stage a protest demanding immediate arrest of those who were responsible for the death of a COVID-19 patient due to alleged medical malpractice at Government Medical College, in Kochi.

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BCCI President Sourav Ganguly during a book release event in Kolkata.

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Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar addresses an election meeting ahead of the Bihar Assembly elections, at Raghunathpur consistency in Siwan district.

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Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren distributes appointment letters to tribal girls who were rescued from Tamil Nadu, where they were forcefully working in a private textile firm, at State Secretariat in Ranchi.

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Rajnath Singh released a new version of Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) Procurement Manual 2020 (PM-2020), in New Delhi. Also seen is Secretary Department of Defence Research & Development and Chairman DRDO Dr G Satheesh Reddy.

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Family members perform puja of Goddess Durga at their centuries old traditional puja house, during Durga Puja festival, in Kolkata.

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Haryana Congress incharge Vivek Bansal and Congress leader Bhupinder Singh Hooda with other senior leaders address a press conference in Rohtak.

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People from various slums wait with their application letters seeking relief from demolition of their houses by Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) outside its office in Ahmedabad. The AMC has issued notices for demolition of 15,000 houses in slums.

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Supporters wait as Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejashwi Prasad Yadav arrives to address a rally in support of a Congress candidate, ahead of Bihar assembly polls, in Aurangabad district.

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Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan with Delhi Minister Kailash Ghelot inaugurates a dispensing plant of hydrogen-enriched compressed natural gas (HCNG), a cleaner fuel compared with CNG, at Rajghat bus depot in New Delhi.

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Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar pays tribute to former union minister late Ram Vilas Paswan during a program at LJP office, in Patna.

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Boats being carried for rescue and relief works in rain and flood-hit areas, in Hyderabad.

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View of under construction Samaj Sevi Club Puja Pandal for upcoming Durga Puja festival in Kolkata.

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A view of Suruchi Sangha Pandal for upcoming Durga Puja festival in Kolkata.

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A view of under construction Samaj Sevi Club puja Pandal for upcoming Durga Puja festival in Kolkata.

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A view of Behala Nutan Dal Pandal for upcoming Durga Puja festival in Kolkata.

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A view of Goddess Durga idol installed at Chetla Agrani Club Pandal for upcoming Durga Puja festival in Kolkata.

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A view of Goddess Durga idol installed at Ballygunge Cultural Pandal for upcoming Durga Puja festival in Kolkata.

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A glimpse of Babubagan Club Pandal for upcoming Durga Puja festival in Kolkata.

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A view of under construction Tridhara Pandal for upcoming Durga Puja festival in Kolkata.

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Congress MP Rahul Gandhi with party leader KC Venugopal and others attends a review meeting on COVID-19, at Kalpetta in his parliamentary constituency Wayanad.

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View of under construction Shiv Mandir puja committee Pandal for upcoming Durga Puja festival in Kolkata.

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Women in masks click selfie with Ma Durga at a pandal in Kolkata.

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BJP National President JP Nadda during an election campaign rally in support of the party candidates, ahead of Bihar Assembly polls, in Buxar district.

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Bus driven by Haridas Patel, which met with an accident, after the driver had a heart attack and lost control, at Chembur in Mumbai.

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Former Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendara Fadnavis interacts with farmers during a visit to Apsinga village to inspect crops damaged due to unseasonal rains, in Tuljapur taluka of Osmanabad.

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Maharashtra Women and Child Development Minister Yashomati Thakur addresses the media, in Mumbai.

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A view of under construction Badamtala Ashar Sangha Pandal for upcoming Durga Puja festival in Kolkata.

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Congress MP Rahul Gandhi addresses the media during a visit to his parliamentary constituency Wayanad.

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ABVP activists raise slogans after being detained during a protest against AAP government's decision to pay outstanding salaries of teachers and non teaching staff from Students Society Fund (SSF), in New Delhi.

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Police attempt to detain an ABVP activist during a protest against AAP government's decision to pay outstanding salaries of teachers and non teaching staff from Students Society Fund (SSF), in New Delhi.

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A woman holds a vandalised photograph of Chinese President Xi Jinping as protestors under the banner of Bharat Tibet Sahyog Manch (BTSM), a Hindu rightwing organization gather for a protest near Chinese embassy in New Delhi, to mark the anniversary of 1962 war between the two countries. Hindi reads, "Betrayer Chinese"

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Indian protestors under the banner of Bharat Tibet Sahyog Manch (BTSM), a Hindu rightwing organization shout anti-China slogans near Chinese embassy as police stop them in New Delhi, India, as they mark the anniversary of 1962 war between the two countries.

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Protestors under the banner of Bharat Tibet Sahyog Manch (BTSM), a Hindu rightwing organization shout anti-China slogans near Chinese embassy in New Delhi, as they mark the anniversary of 1962 war between India and China.

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Protestors under the banner of Bharat Tibet Sahyog Manch (BTSM), a Hindu rightwing organization shout anti-China slogans near Chinese embassy in New Delhi, as they mark the anniversary of 1962 war between the two countries. India and China fought a border war in 1962 that spilled into Ladakh and ended in an uneasy truce. Both countries are currently locked in a monthslong military standoff along their disputed mountain border in the remote Ladakh region.

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School students of 4th grade attend a physical education class in Moscow, Russia. In Moscow officials recommended the elderly to self-isolate at home and ordered employers to have 30% of their staff work remotely. Starting from Monday, school students from 6th to 11th grades also moved their studies online until Nov. 2.

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Children, escorted by volunteers, walk to school holding on to a rope to help maintain social distancing and curb the spread of COVID-19, in Bellusco, northern Italy.

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Employees of a government school queue up to register their names for COVID-19 test, on the outskirts of Jammu.

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Students attend a class after schools re-opened for classes 9-12 with certain restrictions, in Bathinda.

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An artisan gives final touches to an idol of Goddess Durga ahead of the Durga Puja festival, in Jaipur.

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Visitors stand near a barricade of a community Durga Puja pandal ahead of Durga Puja festival, in Kolkata. Calcutta High Court on Monday declared all pandals across West Bengal no-entry zones to prevent the surge of COVID-19 cases in the state.

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National Commission for Women (NCW) Chairperson Rekha Sharma addresses the media in Mumbai.

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Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh speaks during the second day of the Special Vidhan Sabha Session, in Chandigarh.

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Congress General Secretary Randeep Singh Surjewala addresses a press conference, in Patna.

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Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath speaks during an election campaign rally ahead of Bihar assembly polls, at Ramgarh in Kaimur district.

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Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson walks across Downing Street to attend a Cabinet meeting in London.

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Villagers of Baghjan protest demanding immediate dousing of the blaze from OIL's gas well blowout site, in Guwahati.

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Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi wearing protective face mask and shield waves to supporters as she leaves a demonstration of the voting for upcoming Nov. 8 general election, in Naypyitaw, Myanmar.

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Devotees offer prayers at Jhandewalan Temple on the fourth day of Navratri festival, in New Delhi.

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Devotees offer prayers at Jhandewalan Temple on the fourth day of Navratri festival, in New Delhi.

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Devotees stand in a queue to pray at Jhandewalan Temple during the ongoing Navratri festival, in New Delhi.

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Devotees get their hands sanitized at Jhandewalan Temple during the ongoing Navratri festival, in New Delhi.

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Congress candidate from Bankipur constituency Luv Sinha seeks blessings from an elderly woman during his door-to-door campaign for Assembly elections, in Patna.

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National Students' Union of India (NSUI) activists protest against Delhi government and Delhi University administration demanding cancellation of the order to pay outstanding salaries of teachers and non teaching staff from Students Society Fund (SSF), near Arts Faculty in New Delhi.

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National Students' Union of India (NSUI) activists protest against Delhi government and Delhi University administration demanding cancellation of the order to pay outstanding salaries of teachers and non teaching staff from Students Society Fund (SSF), near Arts Faculty in New Delhi.

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Devotees stand in a queue to pray at a Kali temple during the ongoing Navratri festival, in Jammu.

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Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) MP Chirag Paswan performs rituals for his father late Ram Vilas Paswan, in Patna

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A community Durga Puja pandal depicting COVID-19 awareness campaigns, during Durga Puja festival, in Kolkata.

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Bollywood actor Sanjay Mishra during a cleanliness program of Patna Municipal Corporation, in Patna.

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Villagers of Baghjan protest demanding immediate dousing of the blaze from OIL's gas well blowout site, in Guwahati.

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Tribals with bows and arrows stage a protest march demanding for the implementation of Sarna religious code, in Ranchi.

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A woman collects water chestnut from a pond, in Ajmer district,.

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Chennai Super Kings captain MS Dhoni and Rajasthan Royals captain Steve Smith after a match during the Indian Premier League 2020, at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, in Abu Dhabi.

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Chennai Super Kings captain MS Dhoni and Rajasthan Royals player Jos Buttler after a match during the Indian Premier League 2020, at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, in Abu Dhabi. Rajasthan Royals beat Chennai Super Kings by 7 wickets.

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Rajasthan Royals batsman Jos Buttler raises his bat after scoring a fifty during the Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match against Chennai Super Kings, at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, in Abu Dhabi.

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Rajasthan Royals batsman Ben Stokes gets clean bowled during the Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match against Chennai Super Kings, at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, in Abu Dhabi.

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Chennai Super Kings players Deepak Chahar and MS Dhoni celebrates the wicket of Rajasthan Royals batsman Sanju Samson during the Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match, at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, in Abu Dhabi.

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Rajasthan Royals batsman Jos Buttler plays a shot during the Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match against Chennai Super Kings, at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, in Abu Dhabi.

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Chennai Super Kings player Ravindra Jadeja takes a catch of Rajasthan Royals batsman Jos Buttler during the Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match, at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, in Abu Dhabi.

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Rajasthan Royals batsman Steve Smith plays a shot during the Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match against Chennai Super Kings, at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, in Abu Dhabi.

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Rajasthan Royals players celebrate the wicket of Chennai Super Kings batsman Faf du Plessis during the Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match, at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, in Abu Dhabi.

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Chennai Super Kings batsman Ravindra Jadeja plays a shot during the Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match against Rajasthan Royals, at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, in Abu Dhabi.

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Rajasthan Royals player Sanju Samson run outs Chennai Super Kings batsman MS Dhoni during the Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match, at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, in Abu Dhabi.

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Chennai Super Kings captain MS Dhoni walks back to the pavilion after getting dismissed during the Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match against Rajasthan Royals, at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, in Abu Dhabi.

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Chennai Super Kings captain MS Dhoni runs between the wickets during the Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match against Rajasthan Royals, at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, in Abu Dhabi.

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Chennai Super Kings batsman Sam Curran plays a shot during the Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match against Rajasthan Royals, at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, in Abu Dhabi.

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Chennai Super Kings player Josh Hazelwood celebrates the wicket of Rajasthan Royals batsman Ben Stokes during the Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match, at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, in Abu Dhabi.

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Rajasthan Royals players celebrate the wicket of Chennai Super Kings batsman Faf du Plessis during the Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match, at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, in Abu Dhabi.

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Rajasthan Royals player Ben Stokes appeals for the wicket during the Indian Premier League 2020 cricket match against Chennai Super Kings, at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, in Abu Dhabi.

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Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden departs The Queen theatre in Wilmington, Del.

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A view of a fire in the territory of local factory following recent shelling during fighting over the separatist region of Nagorno-Karabakh, in Terter, Azerbaijan. Reports of renewed shelling on Monday challenged the new cease-fire in the conflict over the separatist territory of Nagorno-Karabakh, where heavy fighting between Armenian and Azerbaijani forces has raged for over three weeks.

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Opposition supporters, foreground, and supporters of Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko, background, rally in Minsk, Belarus. The elderly rallied in Minsk once again on Monday to demand resignation of the country's President Alexander Lukashenko, as mass protests triggered by a disputed election continue to rock Belarus. Lukashenko's older supporters also gathered in the country's capital Monday for a pro-government rally.

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Pro-democracy activists flash three-fingered salutes during a demonstration at Kaset intersection, suburbs of Bangkok, Thailand. Thai authorities worked Monday to stem a growing tide of protests calling for the prime minister to resign by threatening to censor news coverage, raiding a publishing house and attempting to block the Telegram messaging app used by demonstrators.

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Mohammad Safdar, center, son-in-law of former Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, leaves after a court granted him bail, in Karachi, Pakistan. Pakistani police briefly detained Safdar on Monday, accusing him of leading a crowd in a chant against the military at the tomb of the country's founder.

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A sign informs voters of the wait time during early voting on Monday, at the Franklin County Board of Elections Early Voting Center in Columbus, Ohio. Despite steady rain all morning, voters waited for up to 45 minutes to cast their ballot.

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President Donald Trump waves to a cheering crowd as he arrives for a campaign rally, in Tucson, Ariz.

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel takes off her mask after arriving for the National Integration Summit at the Chancellery in Berlin, Germany.

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