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Dec 05, 2020

Bharatiya Janata Party activists campaign in a country boat through the backwaters ahead of local body elections in Alappuzha, Kerala state.

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Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan during the inauguration of Eicher Truck Plant at Bagroda Industrial Area near Bhopal.

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Farmers pack paddy crop after harvest in Alappuzha, Kerala state. Nearly 60% of the Indian population depend on agriculture for their livelihoods.

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A model of the proposed new Parliament building, in New Delhi. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lay the foundation stone on Dec. 10 for the building and the construction is expected to be completed by 2022 at an estimated cost of Rs 971 crore.

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Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla speaks to media on the proposed new Parliament building, in New Delhi.

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AIMIM Chief Asaduddin Owaisi addresses media at party office in Hyderabad.

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Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) leader MK Stalin along with party workers holds a black flag during a protest against the Centre's farm laws and farmers agitation, in Salem.

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Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and BJP MP Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur during Swachh Survekhan-2021 award ceremony, in Bhopal.

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People take part in a candle march in support of the farmers, protesting against the Center's new farm laws, in Hyderabad.

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Farmers take rest during their protest against the Centre's new farm laws, at Singhu border in New Delhi.

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Farmers take rest during their protest against the Centre's new farm laws, at Singhu border in New Delhi.

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Farmers take rest on tractor-trolleys at night during their ongoing protest against the Centre's new farm laws, at Singhu border in New Delhi.

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Farmers prepare food for their fellows during their protest against the Centre's new farm laws, at Singhu border in New Delhi.

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Representatives of various farmer unions leave in a bus after a meeting with Union Minister Narendra Singh Tomar over the Center's new farm laws, outside Vigyan Bhawan in New Delhi.

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Representatives of various farmer unions have food carried by them, during a meeting with the government over the Centre's new farm reform laws, at Vigyan Bhavan in New Delhi.

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Farmers during their ongoing agitation against the Center's new farm laws, at Delhi-Noida border near Ghazipur, in New Delhi.

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Union Minister for Farmers' Welfare Narendra Singh Tomar addresses media after a meeting with farmers over the new farm laws, at Vigyan Bhawan in New Delhi.

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A farmer works at a field, in Jalandhar.

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Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) President MK Stalin visits flood affected area following Cyclone Burevi at Cuddalore district

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Congress delegation led by senior party leader Pramod Tiwari outside Governor House to meet U.P. Governor and hand over the memorandum in connection with the murder of three children in Mirzapur, at Governor house in Lucknow

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Actor and Gorakhpur MP Ravi Kishan with actors Amrapali Dubey and Dinesh Lal Yadav during an event, in Gorakhpur

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Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam Women's Wing Secretary Kanimozhi during 'Vidiyalai Nokki Stalinin Kural' campaign, at Mettupalayam, in Coimbatore district

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Representatives of various farmer unions leave from Vigyan Bhawan after a meeting with Union Minister Narendra Singh Tomar over the Centers new farm laws, in New Delhi. Farmers group went on a maun vrat (vow of silence) during their fifth round of talks with the government and sought a reply in yes or no on their key demand of repealing the three new farm laws.

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Representatives of various farmer unions leave from Vigyan Bhawan after a meeting with Union Minister Narendra Singh Tomar over the Centers new farm laws, in New Delhi.

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Representatives of various farmer unions hold placards after a meeting with Union Minister Narendra Singh Tomar over the Centers new farm laws, outside Vigyan Bhawan in New Delhi.

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Representatives of various farmer unions hold placards after a meeting with Union Minister Narendra Singh Tomar over the Centers new farm laws, outside Vigyan Bhawan in New Delhi.

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Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar and other leaders during a meeting with representatives of various farmer unions over the Centre's farm reform laws, in New Delhi.

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Farmers burn an effigy during their protest march against the new farm laws, at Golden gate in Amritsar.

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Farmers protest against Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut for her remarks on farmers, agitating against the Centre's farm reform laws, at Delhi-Noida border near Ghazipur, in New Delhi.

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Volunteers unload containers of food from a 'Kar Sewa' vehicle for farmer leaders at Vigyan Bhavan during their meeting with the government over the Centre's farm reform laws, in New Delhi.

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A health worker, wearing protective gear, collects swab sample of people at Vijay Ghat slum area for COVID-19 testing, in New Delhi.

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A health worker, wearing protective gear, collects swab sample from residents of Vijay Ghat slum area during a COVID-19 testing camp, in New Delhi.

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BJP National President JP Nadda addresses Uttarkhand BJP State Office Bearers meeting in Dehradun.

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Representatives of various farmer unions have food carried by them, during a meeting with the government over the Centre's new farm reform laws, at Vigyan Bhavan in New Delhi.

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Congress workers stage a protest against the new farm laws, in Kolkata.

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Children of farmers shout slogans during their protest against the Centre's new farm laws, at Singhu border in New Delhi.

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Firefighters inspect the site of a blaze at Mody Chemi Pharma Pvt Ltd production plant, which broke out yesterday night, in Navi Mumbai.

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Samajwadi Party (SP) leader Ashutosh Sinha celebrates after emerging victorious in graduation MLC election, in Varanasi.

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Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) Chief Chirag Paswan immerses the ashes of his father and party founder late Ram Vilas Paswan at Sangam, in Prayagraj.

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View of snow covered Sissu lake after the town received fresh snowfall, in Lahaul-Spiti.

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Farmers during a protest over the Centre's new farm laws at Delhi-Noida border, in New Delhi.

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Children play cricket on NH-9 road, which is closed due to farmers' protest over the Centre's new farm laws, at Delhi-Noida border near Ghazipur, in New Delhi.

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Children play cricket on NH-9 road, which is closed due to farmers' protest over the Centre's new farm laws, at Delhi-Noida border near Ghazipur, in New Delhi.

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A cyclist attempts to cross a road, closed due to farmers' protest over Centre's farm reform laws at Delhi-Noida border near Ghazipur, in New Delhi.

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AIADMK party workers pay tribute to former state Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on her fourth death anniversary, at her memorial, near Marina Beach, in Chennai.

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Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar and other leaders during a meeting with representatives of various farmer unions over the Centre's farm reform laws, in New Delhi.

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Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar and other leaders during a meeting with representatives of various farmer unions over the Centre's farm reform laws, in New Delhi.

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Farmers protest against the Centre's new farm laws at Singhu border, in New Delhi.

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Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar arrives to attend a meeting with farmers at Vigyan Bhavan, in New Delhi.

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A medic checks the temperature of a farmer during their protest against the Centre's new farm laws at Singhu border, in New Delhi.

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A volunteer distributes fruits among farmers during their protest against the Centre's new farm laws at Singhu border, in New Delhi.

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Security personnel stand guard as farmers protest against the Centre's new farm laws at Singhu border, in New Delhi.

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Security personnel stand guard as farmers protest against the Centre's new farm laws at Singhu border, in New Delhi.

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J&K National Conference President Farooq Abdullah along with his son Omar Abdullah offers special prayers at the mausoleum of his father and party founder Sheikh Muhammad Abdullah, on his 115th birth anniversary, at Naseem Bagh in Srinagar.

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Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami, Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam and AIADMK senior leaders leave after pay tribute to former Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on her fourth death anniversary, near Marina Beach in Chennai.

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Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami, Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam and AIADMK senior leaders pay tribute to former Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on her fourth death anniversary, near Marina Beach in Chennai.

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President Ram Nath Kovind being presented the first copy of a book written by Union Education Minister Ramesh Nishank Pokhriyal, at Rashtrapati Bhawan in New Delhi.

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Wife of former IB Director and J&K Interlocutor Dineshwar Sharma mourn after his mortal remains arrive at Gaya Airport, in Gaya.

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Police personnel detain Bhim Army activists, protesting in support of the formation Maratha community corporation by the state government, during a state wide bandh called by pro-Kannada groups, in Bengaluru.

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Police personnel detain pro-Kannada activists during 'Karnataka Bandh' protest against the formation of Maratha community corporation by the state government, in Bengaluru.

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Police personnel detain pro-Kannada activists during 'Karnataka Bandh' protest against the formation of Maratha community corporation by the state government, in Bengaluru.

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Representatives of various farmer unions arrive for a meeting at Vigyan Bhavan with the government over the Centres farm reform laws, in New Delhi.

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Farmer representative Joginder Singh Ugrahan arrive for a meeting at Vigyan Bhavan with the government over the Centres farm reform laws, in New Delhi.

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Police stand guard as leaders of various farmer organisations arrive at Vigyan Bhavan for their fifth round of talks with the government to end the deadlock over the new farm laws, in New Delhi.

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Bharatiya Kisan Union leader Rakesh Tikait talks to media before a meeting with Agriculure Minister Narendra Singh Tomar over farmers issues, at Krishi Bhawan in New Delhi.

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Kisan Mazdoor Sangh President Shivkumar Sharma (Kakka Ji) before a meeting with Agriculure Minister Narendra Singh Tomar over farmers issues, at Krishi Bhawan in New Delhi.

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Activists of United People Party Liberal (UPPL) participate in a bike rally in support of party candidate Katiram Boro ahead of the Bodoland Territorial Region (BTR) election 2020, at Baganpara in Baksa district of Assam.

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Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejashwi Prasad Yadav with party leaders stages a demonstration in solidarity with farmers protesting at Delhi borders over Centre's farm reform laws, at Gandhi Maidan in Patna.

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Members of RJD Farmer Cell shout slogans during a protest against the new farm laws, in Patna.

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Smoke rises from a mortar shell fired by the Pakistani forces, at Balakote area of Poonch district.

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Pro-Kannada activists stop vehicles to move forward during 'Karnataka Bandh' against the formation of Marathi Development Authority by the government, in Chikmagalur.

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Bruce McDougal watches embers fly over his property as the Bond Fire burns through the Silverado community in Orange County, California.

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Protesters hold a rally outside the base of the 11th Infantry Regiment, a palace security unit under direct command of the Thai king in Bangkok, Thailand. Pro-democracy demonstrators are continuing their protests calling for the government to step down and reforms to the constitution and the monarchy, despite legal charges being filed against them and the possibility of violence from their opponents or a military crackdown.

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In this image made from video provided by the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA), its members react at the command center in Sagamihara, west of Tokyo, after JAXA officials confirmed the successful separation of a capsule from the Hayabusa2 spacecraft. Japan's space agency said the Hayabusa2 spacecraft successfully separated the capsule and sent it toward Earth to deliver samples from a distant asteroid that could provide clues to the origin of the solar system and life on our planet.

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Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany goes off the track during the second free practice at the Formula One Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir, Bahrain. The Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix will take place on Sunday.

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Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas of Finland steers his car during the first free practice at the Formula One Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir, Bahrain.

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This photo provided by the Alaska National Guard shows an Alaska Army National Guard UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter conducts search and rescue in Haines after a major landslide. The search continued for two people missing after a massive landslide crashed into a town in southeast Alaska, leaving a neighborhood mired in mud and felled trees stretching to the waterfront, the mayor said.

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Aymara women models a creation by a local designer during a Chola fashion parade in La Paz, Bolivia. Designers and manufacturers of Chola clothing seek to reactivate their economy with the fashion parade. The event is named after Remedios Loza, the first woman in a skirt to be elected to the Bolivian Parliament.

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A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket stands ready at pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida. The launch scheduled for Saturday will send a Dragon 2 spacecraft on a resupply mission to the International Space Station.

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A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket stands ready at pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida. The launch, scheduled for Saturday, will send a Dragon 2 spacecraft on a resupply mission to the International Space Station.

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US President-elect Joe Biden speaks about jobs at The Queen theater in Wilmington, Delaware.

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In this photo provided by the New York Stock Exchange, specialist Stephen Naughton, center, works at his post on the trading floor. U.S. stocks are ticking higher and heading back toward record highs, despite discouraging data detailing how much damage the deepening pandemic is doing to the job market.

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French President Emmanuel Macron, left, speaks with researchers of the IMAGINE Institute at the Necker Hospital before giving a speech on health research in Paris.

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A kayaker paddles along the River Walk, in downtown San Antonio. A program that has allowed kayaking on the business portion of the River Walk has been extended through January.

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People watch a holiday light drone display in Kansas City, Kansas.

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People watch a light display that uses drones in the air, in Kansas City, Kansas.

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Snow maker fire at a slope in Achensee, Austria.

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Frozen signs stand at a cross country slope near Hinterriss, Austria.

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Hertha's Peter Pekarik (2) celebrates his goal with Niklas Stark, center, and Matteo Guendouzi during a German Bundesliga soccer match between Hertha Berlin and Union Berlin at the Olympic stadium in Berlin. Hertha won the game 3-1.

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Hertha Berlin's Peter Pekarik, left, and Union Berlin's Christopher Lenz vie for the ball during the German Bundesliga soccer match between Hertha Berlin and Union Berlin at the Olympic stadium in Berlin.

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Farmers at Ghazipur Delhi-UP border during their 'Delhi Chalo' protest against the Centre's new farm laws, in New Delhi.

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Farmers at Ghazipur Delhi-UP border during their 'Delhi Chalo' protest against the Centre's new farm laws, in New Delhi.

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Farmers at Ghazipur Delhi-UP border during their 'Delhi Chalo' protest against the Centre's new farm laws, in New Delhi.

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Farmers have their meal during their protest against the Centre's new farm laws, at Ghazipur Delhi-UP border in New Delhi.

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Farmers have their meal during their protest against the Centre's new farm laws, at Ghazipur Delhi-UP border in New Delhi.

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Farmers at Ghazipur Delhi-UP border during their 'Delhi Chalo' protest against the Centre's new farm laws, in New Delhi.

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Security personnel stand guard at Delhi-UP border during farmers protest over Centres farm reform laws, in New Delhi.

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A farmer serves food to fellow farmers at Ghazipur Delhi-UP border during their 'Delhi Chalo' protest against the Centre's new farm laws, in New Delhi.

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