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Dec 15, 2019

Police personnel conduct a march after the violent protests against Citizenship Amendment Act, at Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), in Aligarh.

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Police take away a student after clashes following protests over Citizenship Amendment Act, on the campus of Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), in Aligarh.

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A pedestrian walks past charred vehicles after a protest against Citizenship Act at Mathura Road, in New Delhi.

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Firetenders douse fire set on a bus by by anti-Citizenship Act protestors at Mathura Road, in New Delhi.

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A motorcyclist rides past a charred vehicle after a protest against Citizenship Act at Mathura Road, in New Delhi.

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Policemen stand guard near Jamia Millia Islamia following the protests against Citizenship Amendment Act, in New Delhi.

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Policemen stand guard near Jamia Millia Islamia following the protests against Citizenship Amendment Act, in New Delhi.

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Policemen stand guard outside Jamia Millia Islamia following the protests against Citizenship Amendment Act, in New Delhi.

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A person walks past a street strewn with bricks and pebbles outside Jamia Millia Islamia university after a protest against Citizenship Amendment Act in New Delhi. Protests have been continuing over a new law that grants Indian citizenship based on religion and excludes Muslims.

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Policemen detain an injured student outside Jamia Millia Islamia university during a protest against Citizenship Amendment Act in New Delhi. Protests have been continuing over a new law that grants Indian citizenship based on religion and excludes Muslims.

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Passenger buses go up in flames during a protest against Citizenship Amendment Act in New Delhi. Protests have been continuing over a new law that grants Indian citizenship based on religion and excludes Muslims.

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A passenger bus goes up in flames during a protest against Citizenship Amendment Act in New Delhi. Protests have been continuing over a new law that grants Indian citizenship based on religion and excludes Muslims.

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A DTC bus set on fire following protests against the passage of Citizenship Amendment Act near Mathura Road, in New Delhi

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Policemen stand guard near Jamia Millia Islamia following the protests against Citizenship Amendment Act, in New Delhi.

Photograph by Farhan Khan

People protest against the Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) in New Delhi.

Photograph by Farhan Khan

People protest against the Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) in New Delhi.

Photograph by Farhan Khan

People protest against the Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) in New Delhi.

People protest against the Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) in New Delhi.

Photograph by Farhan Khan

A public bus set on fire by anti-Citizenship Act protestors at Mathura Road, in New Delhi

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Firetenders douse fire set on a bus by by anti-Citizenship Act protestors at Mathura Road, in New Delhi

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Charred remains of vehicles due to protests against Citizenship Amendment Act near Mathura Road, in New Delhi

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Charred remains of vehicles due to protests against Citizenship Amendment Act near Mathura Road, in New Delhi

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Charred remains of vehicles due to protests against Citizenship Amendment Act near Jamia Millia Islamia, in New Delhi

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Policemen stand guard near Jamia Millia Islamia following the protests against Citizenship Amendment Act, in New Delhi.

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Damaged vehicles strewn near Jamia Millia Islamia University area following violence that erupted against Citizenship Amendment Act, in New Delhi.

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Police personnel conduct a march after the violent protests that erupted against Citizenship Amendment Act near Jamia Millia Islamia, in New Delhi

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People assemble for a protest against the Citizenship Amendment Bill in New Delhi.

Photograph by Tribhuvan Tiwari

People protest against the Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) in New Delhi.

Photograph by Tribhuvan Tiwari

Students and other protest against the police action against students of the Jamia Millia Islamia University. at PHQ in New Delhi

Photograph by Tribhuvan Tiwari

Students and other protest against the police action against students of the Jamia Millia Islamia University. at PHQ in New Delhi.

Photograph by Tribhuvan Tiwari

Delhi Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal felicitates a student as Police Commissioner Amulya Patnaik looks on during 'Swachhata Pakhwada' at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, in New Delhi.

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Volunteers from different NGO groups campaign for girls education during Tata Steel 25K run, in Kolkata.

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Tribals perform during Tata Steel 25K run, in Kolkata.

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West Indies' Sheldon Cottrell celebrates the dismissal of India's captain Virat Kohli during the first one day international cricket match between India and West Indies in Chennai.

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West Indies' Sheldon Cottrell, right, celebrates the dismissal of India's captain Virat Kohli during the first one day international cricket match between India and West Indies in Chennai. On the left is India's Rohit Sharma.

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India's captain Virat Kohli reacts as he leaves the field after losing his wicket during the first one day international cricket match between India and West Indies in Chennai.

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West Indies' Sheldon Cottrell celebrates the dismissal of India's KL Rahul during the first one day international cricket match between India and West Indies in Chennai.

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India's KL Rahul bats during the first one day international cricket match between India and West Indies in Chennai.

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Rashtriya Janata Dal activists stage a protest against the Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB), in Patna.

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Punjab and Maharashtra Cooperative (PMC) Bank's depositors hold placards and raise slogans during a protest outside Reserve Bank of India at BKC, in Mumbai.

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Punjab and Maharashtra Cooperative (PMC) Bank's depositors hold placards and raise slogans during a protest outside Reserve Bank of India at BKC, in Mumbai.

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Goa Pradesh Congress Committee members hold a protest, in order to lobby for Goa's case in the ongoing inter-state dispute over Mhadei river water, specifically the Union MoEF's recent green nod to Karnataka's Kalasa-Banduri water diversion project, at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi.

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Indian athletes gold medalist Srinu Bugatha (L), silver medalist Tirtha Pun(C) and bronze medalist Harshad Mhatre pose for photographers after winning the Tata Steel 25K Elite (Men) run, in Kolkata.

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Players of India, left, and West Indies stand for their national anthems before the start of their first one day international cricket match in Chennai.

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India's Rohit Sharma bats during the first one day international cricket match between India and West Indies in Chennai.

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In this file photo, a resident walks past the Sant Ravidas Camp at RK Puram in New Delhi. As the day of the Nirbhaya's brutal rape and murder seven years ago on December 16 draws closer, the topic of the convicts' execution has again become the story to follow in the slums in the quaint underbelly of the posh RK Puram area.

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Athlete Leonard Barsoton of Kenya reacts as he crosses the finishing line during the Tata Steel 25K Elite run (Men), in Kolkata.

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Bollywood actor Rahul Bose and Argentinian football coach Hernán Jorge Crespo pose for a photograph during Tata Steel 25K run in Kolkata.

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Participants during Tata Steel 25K Elite run 2019, in Kolkata.

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Passersby takes photographs after the area was battered by hailstones following rain and hailstorm, in Nagaur district, Rajasthan.

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Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) chief Swati Maliwal, who is on an indefinite hunger strike for 13 days, is hospitalised after she fell unconscious, at Lok Nayak Hospital (LNJP), in New Delhi.

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Bollywood actors Karisma Kapoor and Milind Soman flag off the 'Pinkathon' run at MMRDA, BKC in Mumbai.

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Fireworks explode over a floating Christmas tree at the Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Amanda Nunes, right, hits Germaine de Randamie in a mixed martial arts women's bantamweight championship bout at UFC 245, in Las Vegas.

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U.S. team player and captain Tiger Woods tees off on the 1rst in his singles match during the President's Cup golf tournament at Royal Melbourne Golf Club in Melbourne.

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An outside view of the damaged residential building where a fire broke out on Saturday evening, at Shalimar Bagh, in Delhi. Three women died and four others were injured in the incident.

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Passersby look at the damaged residential building where a fire broke out on Saturday evening, at Shalimar Bagh, in Delhi. Three women died and four others were injured in the incident.

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Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson holds a supporter's dog on a visit to meet newly elected Conservative party MP for Sedgefield, Paul Howell, at Sedgefield Cricket Club in County Durham, north east England, following his Conservative party's general election victory. Johnson called on Britons to put years of bitter divisions over the country's EU membership behind them as he vowed to use his resounding election victory to finally deliver Brexit.

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Tourists walk past replicas for sale of the Eiffel Tower, in Paris.

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A road sign visible on a flooded road in Peyrorade, southwestern France, caused by heavy rains. Southwestern France is on alert for violent storms, high winds and floods.

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A view of flooded houses, in Peyrorade, southwestern France, caused by heavy rains. Southwestern France is on alert for violent storms, high winds and floods.

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People listen to a choir sing underneath the Museum of the Moon art installation by artist Luke Jerram at the St. Rombouts Cathedral in Mechelen, Belgium. Measuring seven meters in diameter, the moon features 120dpi detailed NASA imagery of the lunar surface.

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Winner of Miss World 2019, Toni-Ann Singh of Jamaica, centre with crown, is congratulated by other contestants after winning the award, at the 69th annual Miss World competition at the Excel centre in London as 120 national representatives from around the world compete for the famous blue crown. Reigning Miss World, Vanessa Ponce de Leon from Mexico will crown her successor.

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Miss Nepal, Anushka Shrestha, centre, reacts after winning the 'Beauty with a Purpose' award at the 69th annual Miss World competition at the Excel centre in London as 120 national representatives from around the world compete for the famous blue crown.

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Winner of Miss World 2019, Toni-Ann Singh of Jamaica, front centre, is applauded at the 69th annual Miss World competition at the Excel centre in London as 120 national representatives from around the world compete for the famous blue crown.

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Miss India, Suman Rao, performs at the 69th annual Miss World competition at the Excel centre in London as 120 national representatives from around the world compete for the famous blue crown.

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Miss India, Suman Rao, at the 69th annual Miss World competition at the Excel centre in London as 120 national representatives from around the world compete for the famous blue crown.

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Supporters of the Shiite Hezbollah and Amal Movement groups, background, fire firecrackers against the riot policemen, foreground, as they try to attack the anti-government protesters squares, in downtown Beirut, Lebanon. Lebanon has been facing its worst economic crisis in decades, amid nationwide protests that began on Oct 17 against the ruling political class which demonstrators accuse of mismanagement and corruption.

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Riot police officers beat an anti-government protester during a protest near the parliament square in downtown Beirut, Lebanon. The recent clashes marked some of the worst in the capital since demonstrations began two months ago. The rise in tensions comes as politicians have failed to agree on forming a new government.

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Civil defense workers treat an injured protester injured during a protest where anti-government protesters try to enter the parliament square in downtown Beirut, Lebanon.

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Artists perform during a mapping and pyrotechnics show coined "Isidro's Dream" as part of Christmas events at Bolivar square in Bogota, Colombia.

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Sara Hebe performs during the "Girl Power" music festival, that features female solo artists or women-fronted bands, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. A law approved by Argentina's Congress last month says that beginning in 2020, women artists must make up at least 30% of the lineup in musical events with three or more acts.

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Dancers perform the "Morenada" during a parade in honor of "Jesus del Gran Poder," or Jesus of Great Power in La Paz, Bolivia. Devotees celebrating the local cultural events' inclusion into the UNESCO world heritage list take to the streets of La Paz to celebrate the "Jesus of the Great Power" annual religious festival.

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People dressed in Santa Claus costumes take part in Christmas run in Milan, Italy.

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People dressed in Santa Claus costumes paddle in a kayak on Komsomolskoye lake during a Santa Run race event in Minsk, Belarus.

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A child looks as biologist Volmer de Aguiar Salvador, dressed in a Santa Claus costume and scuba gear, swims inside the AquaRio aquarium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Australia's Joe Burns celebrates scoring 50 runs against New Zealand during play in their cricket test in Perth, Australia.

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Actors Salma Hayek, from left, Jennifer Coolidge, Tiffany Haddish, Billy Porter and Rose Byrne participate in the "Like a Boss" cast photo call at The Whitby Hotel in New York.

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Barcelona's Lionel Messi kicks the ball in front of Real Sociedad's Mikel Merino, right, during the Spanish La Liga soccer match between Real Sociedad and Barcelona, at Anoeta stadium, in San Sebastian, Spain.

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Bayern's scorer Philippe Coutinho, center, and his teammate David Alaba, front left, celebrate their side's sixth goal during the German Bundesliga soccer match between FC Bayern Munich and SV Werder Bremen in Munich, Germany.

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Former Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis addresses a press conference on the eve of the Winter Session of Maharashtra State Assembly, in Nagpur.

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A vandalized fire tender is seen along a road, as smoke rises in the backdrop during a protest against the Citizenship Amendment Act at Jamia Nagar, in New Delhi.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses an election campaign rally ahead of fifth phase State Assembly elections 2019, in Dumka, Jharkhand.

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Tourists visit snow-covered market after snowfall in Shimla.

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India's Rishabh Pant raises his bat to celebrate scoring fifty runs during the first one day international cricket match between India and West Indies in Chennai.

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India's Shreyas Iyer raises his bat to celebrate scoring fifty runs during the first one day international cricket match between India and West Indies in Chennai.

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India's Rishabh Pant bats during the first one day international cricket match between India and West Indies in Chennai.

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A snow cutter clears the Jammu-Srinagar national highway following fresh snowfall, at Patnitop, about 115 km from Jammu.

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Teachers during an indefinite strike and protest under the banner of Delhi University Teachers’ Association (DUTA) demanding absorption of ad hoc teachers, at Delhi University in New Delhi.

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Teachers during an indefinite strike and protest under the banner of Delhi University Teachers’ Association (DUTA) demanding absorption of ad hoc teachers, at Delhi University in New Delhi.

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India's Rohit Sharma reacts as he leaves the field after being dismissed by West Indies' Alzarri Joseph during the first one day international cricket match between India and West Indies in Chennai.

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West Indies' Alzarri Joseph, second left, celebrates with teammates the dismissal of India's Rohit Sharma, second right, during the first one day international cricket match between India and West Indies in Chennai.

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Indian batsman Rohit Sharma plays a shot during the first One-Day International (ODI) cricket match against West Indies, at MAC Stadium in Chennai.

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Bollywood actor Varun Dhawan dances with children during an awareness campaign to spread the message 'Childhood Cancer is Curable', in Mumbai.

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Participants with physical disabilities takes part inTata Steel 25K run, in Kolkata.

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Bollywood actor Vaani Kapoor at a promotional event, in Mumbai.

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West Indies' Keemo Paul, right, reacts after a shot played by India's Shreyas Iyer, left, during the first one day international cricket match between India and West Indies in Chennai.

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India's captain Virat Kohli reacts as he leaves the field after losing his wicket during the first one day international cricket match between India and West Indies in Chennai.

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Security personnel conduct a riot control mock drill during annual inspection parade organised for state police at District Reserve Police Line in Bhopal.

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Australian players celebrate the dismissal of New Zealand's Kane Williamson during play in their cricket test against New Zealand in Perth, Australia.

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Students from Noth East raise slogans during a protest against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/Shahbaz Khan

Traffic plies slowly due to violence that erupted against Citizenship Amendment Act at Mathura Road, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/Manvender Vashist

Students and other protest against the police action against students of the Jamia Millia Islamia University at PHQ in New Delhi.

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West Indies' Shimron Hetmyer, left, celebrates with batting partner Shai Hope after scoring a century during the first one day international cricket match between India and West Indies in Chennai.

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India's Deepak Chahar celebrates the dismissal of West Indies' Sunil Ambris during the first one day international cricket match between India and West Indies in Chennai.

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West Indies' Keemo Paul, left, celebrates with captain Kieron Pollard the dismissal of India's Shivam Dube during the first one day international cricket match between India and West Indies in Chennai.

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India's Kedar Jadhav, right, and Ravindra Jadeja, center, run between the wickets to score during the first one day international cricket match between India and West Indies in Chennai.

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Indian team players look at the review of third umpire during their first One-Day International (ODI) cricket match against West Indies, at MAC Stadium in Chennai.

PTI Photo/R Senthil Kumar

Bollywood actor Ameesha Patel walks the ramp showcasing the works of designer Archana Kochcha for a fundraiser fashion show for the cause of Parkinson's disease and awareness, in Mumbai.

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West Bengal Minister and Trinamool Congress leader Arup Roy (C) with party workers participates in a rally against Citizenship Amendment Act 2019, in Howrah.

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Trinamool Congress supporters participate in a protest rally against Citizenship Amendment Act, at Bolpur in Birbhum.

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BJP supporters organize a protest rally against Congress leader Rahul Gandhi for his statement on Damodar Savarkar, from Borivali to Svatantryavir Savarkar Smarak Dadar, in Mumbai.

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Anti-Citizenship Amendment Act protestors raise slogans during a rally, in Bengaluru.

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All Assam Students’ Union activists burn an effigy of Rajya Sabha MP and senior AGP leader Birendra Prasad Baishya during a protest against Citizenship Amendment Act, outside his residence in Guwahati.

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Protestors of anti-Citizenship Act set a vehicle on fire, at Loharpur in Birbhum.

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Police personnel stand vigil at Akra station after protestors vandalised a train in protest against Citizenship Amendment Act, in South 24 Parganas.

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Protestors gather for a concert organised by All Artists of Assam against Citizenship Amendment Act, at AEI playground in Guwahati.

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Artists paint to protest against the Citizenship Amendment Act in Guwahati. Protests have been continuing over a new law that grants citizenship based on religion and excludes Muslims.

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A artist paints to protest against the Citizenship Amendment Act in Guwahati.

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Artist Zubeen Garg, center, sings during a protest against the Citizenship Amendment Act in Guwahati.

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Artists and protesters shout slogans against the Citizenship Amendment Act in Guwahati.

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Family members mourn the death of Ishwar Nayak, in Guwahati. Nayak was injured in an alleged firing incident in the city on Dec. 12 against Citizenship Amendment Bill. He succumbed to gunshot wounds in Assam’s Guwahati, taking the toll in police firing during violent protests against the citizenship law to four.

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Maratha Light Infantry Regiment soldiers display their 'Malkhamb' skills during a rehearsal on the eve of Vijay Diwas celebrations, in Karad.

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Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray addresses a press conference on the eve of Winter Session of Maharashtra Assembly, in Nagpur.

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People holds placards and shouts slogans during a protest against Citizenship Amendment Act in Ahmadabad.

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