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Feb 27, 2020

A man stands outside a vandalized and burned shop following Tuesday's violence in New Delhi.

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Paramilitary soldiers patrol a street vandalized in Tuesday's violence in New Delhi.

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A burnt property following clashes over the new citizenship law, in Northeast Delhi.

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Delhi Commission for Women chief Swati Maliwal interacts with residents during her inspection following clashes over the new citizenship law, at Khajuri Khas area of Northeast Delhi.

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A crate of Molotov cocktails are seen on the roof of a house following Tuesday's violence in New Delhi.

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A woman stands near charred remains of vandalised property set ablaze by rioters during communal violence over the amended citizenship law, in northeast Delhi.

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A Delhi municipal worker stands next to heaps of the remains of vehicles, steel cupboards and other materials on a street vandalized in Tuesday's violence in New Delhi.

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CPI leader Kanhaiya Kumar (C) meets social activist Medha Patkar (L) and Mahatma Gandhi's great grandson Tushar Gandhi (R), during Nagrikta Bachao, Desh Bachao’ rally against CAA and NRC, at Gandhi Maidan in Patna.

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Former prime minister Manmohan Singh addresses media after a delegation led by Congress Party President Sonia Gandhi met President Ram Nath Kovind to seek normalcy and peace in violence-hit Delhi, at Rashtrapati Bhawan, in New Delhi.

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Congress Party President Sonia Gandhi addresses media after meeting President Ram Nath Kovind at Rashtrapati Bhawan, in New Delhi. A delegation of senior Congress leaders, led by party chief Sonia Gandhi, met President Ram Nath Kovind to seek normalcy and peace in violence-hit Delhi.

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Congress Party delegation led by party President Sonia Gandhi is seen after meeting with President Ram Nath Kovind at Rashtrapati Bhawan, in New Delhi.

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A delegation led by Congress Party President Sonia Gandhi meets President Ram Nath Kovind at Rashtrapati Bhawan, in New Delhi. The delegation, including former prime minister Manmohan Singh, Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad, Ahmed Patel, P Chidambaram, K C Venugopal, Anand Sharma and Randeep Surjewala, also submitted a memorandum to the president over the wave of violence in Delhi.

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Security personnel patrol streets following clashes over the new citizenship law, in Jafrabad area of northeast Delhi.

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People leave their houses following clashes over the new citizenship law, in Shiv Vihar area of northeast Delhi.

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In this handout photo provided by ITBP, 112 evacuees including 36 foreign nationals who were air-lifted from Wuhan, China following out-break of the deadly novel coronavirus, being quarantined by the ITBP Quarantine Facility, at Chhawla Camp in New Delhi. After managing the first batch of 406 people who were taken from Corona Virus epicenter-Wuhan, the ITBP Quarantine facility is again housing another batch of 112 people from today.

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A South Korean soldier wearing a protective suit sprays disinfectant to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 on a street in Daegu, South Korea. The South Korean and U.S. militaries have postponed their annual joint drills out of concerns over a virus outbreak.

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Security personnel patrol streets following clashes over the new citizenship law, in Yamuna Vihar area of northeast Delhi.

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A woman carrying a child walks past charred remains of vehicles set ablaze by rioters following communal violence over the amended citizenship law, in Yamuna Vihar area of northeast Delhi.

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Azra Khatun weeps as she waits to receive the body of her newphew Ashfaq Hussain (22), who was killed during communal violence in northeast Delhi area over the amended citizenship law, outside the mortuary of GTB hospital in New Delhi. The death toll in the communal violence has reached 32 on Thursday.

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People leave their houses following clashes over the new citizenship law, in Brij Puri area of northeast Delhi.

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People leave their houses following clashes over the new citizenship law, in Yamuna Vihar area of northeast Delhi.

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A passer-by looks at an abandoned body lying in a nullah at Brahampuri area following communal violence over the amended citizenship law, in northeast Delhi.

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Security personnel patrol streets following clashes over the new citizenship law, in Yamuna Vihar area of northeast Delhi.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi (R) and Myanmar President U Win Myint prior to their meeting at Hyderabad House, in New Delhi.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi (R) shakes hands with Myanmar President U Win Myint prior to their meeting at Hyderabad House, in New Delhi.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi (R) and Myanmar President U Win Myint prior to a meeting at Hyderabad House, in New Delhi.

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President Ram Nath Kovind (R) shakes hands with Myanmar President U Win Myint as he arrives for a ceremonial reception at Rashtrapati Bhavan, in New Delhi.

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President Ram Nath Kovind (2R), Myanmar President U Win Myint (2L), Prime Minister Narendra Modi (R) and Myanmar’s First Lady Daw Cho Cho pose for a group photograph during a ceremonial reception at Rashtrapati Bhavan, in New Delhi.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi (R) shakes hands with Myanmar President U Win Myint (C) as President Ram Nath Kovind looks on, during a ceremonial reception at Rashtrapati Bhavan, in New Delhi.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi during the ceremonial welcome of Myanmar President U Win Myint, at the Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi.

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Indian nationals and foreigners stand in a queue after they were brought to India by an Air India aircraft from China's coronavirus-hit city of Wuhan, at airport in New Delhi. An Indian Air Force (IAF) C-17 Globemaster III transport aircraft brought 112 people that includes 76 Indians, 23 citizens from Bangladesh, six from China, two each from Myanmar and the Maldives and one each from South Africa, the US and Madagascar.

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Indian nationals and foreigners stand in a queue after they were brought to India by an Air India aircraft from China's coronavirus-hit city of Wuhan, at airport in New Delhi.

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An Air India aircraft carrying Indian nationals and foreigners from China's coronavirus-hit city of Wuhan, arrives at airport in New Delhi.

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Charred remains of a vandalised property set ablaze by rioters during communal violence over the amended citizenship law, at Shiv Vihar area of northeast Delhi.

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Charred remains of vehicles set ablaze by rioters during communal violence over the amended citizenship law, at Shivpuri area of north east Delhi.

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Relatives of the victims, killed during communal violence in northeast Delhi area over the amended citizenship law, wait outside the mortuary of GTB hospital in New Delhi. The death toll in the communal violence has reached 32 on Thursday.

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US President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump arrive at Andrews Air Force Base after returning from a trip to India in Andrews Air Force Base, Maryland.

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An aerial view of flooding as the River Severn remains high, with warnings of further flooding across the UK, in Bewdley, England.

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Resident Vic Haddock surveys flooding, in Ironbridge, England as the River Severn remains high, with warnings of further flooding across the UK.

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Supporters holds a photo of Egypt's ousted autocratic President Hosni Mubarak before his funeral at Tantawi Mosque, in eastern Cairo, Egypt. Egypt is holding a full-honors military funeral for Mubarak who was ousted from power in the 2011 Arab Spring uprising. The 91-year-old Mubarak died on Tuesday at a Cairo military hospital from heart and kidney complications.

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Pro-democracy students gather to participate in a large rally as pictures of Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha and deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwan are displayed in the foreground at Thammasat University in Pathum Thani, north of Bangkok, Thailand. Thailand's normally docile students have been holding large rallies around the country, triggered by a court ruling dissolving a popular opposition political party whose democracy-promoting policies had attracted substantial support among younger Thais.

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An Afghan man looks out from a broken window after a bomb explosion in Kabul, Afghanistan. Afghan officials says the bomb placed in a motorbike wounded nine people. The truce between the U.S. and Taliban started last Friday, setting the stage for the two sides to sign a peace deal next week aimed at ending 18 years of war in Afghanistan and bringing U.S. troops home.

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Pope Francis puts ashes on the forehead of Cardinal Jozef Tomko in the Santa Sabina Basilica during the Ash Wednesday mass opening Lent, the forty-day period of abstinence and deprivation for Christians before Holy Week and Easter. Pope Francis is marking Ash Wednesday with prayer and a solemn procession between two churches on one of ancient Rome's seven hills.

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US President Donald Trump, with members of the President's Coronavirus Task Force, holds a paper about countries best prepared to deal with a pandemic, during a news conference in the Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House in Washington.

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From right, actress Salma Hayek, actress Elle Fanning, director Sally Potter and actor Javier Bardem pose for the photographers during the red carpet for the film "The Roads Not Taken" at the 2020 Berlinale Film Festival in Berlin, Germany.

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Actress Elle Fanning, left, and actress Salma Hayek-Pinault, right, pose for the photographers during the red carpet for the film "The Roads Not Taken" at the 2020 Berlinale Film Festival in Berlin, Germany.

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Australia celebrate winning the T20 series against South Africa at Newlands Cricket stadium in Cape Town, South Africa.

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Lyon players celebrate their 1-0 win after a round of sixteen, first leg, soccer match between Lyon and Juventus at the at the Lyon Olympic Stadium in Decines, outside Lyon, France.

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Juventus' Cristiano Ronaldo argues with referee Jesus Gil Manzano of Spain during a round of sixteen, first leg, soccer match between Lyon and Juventus at the at the Lyon Olympic Stadium in Decines, outside Lyon, France.

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Sri Lanka's Avishka Fernando celebrates his century during the second one day international cricket match between Sri Lanka and West Indies in Sooriyawewa, Sri Lanka.

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Spain's Rafael Nadal celebrates defeating Serbia's Miomir Kecmanovic in the second round of competition at the Mexican Tennis Open in Acapulco, Mexico.

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Serbia's Novak Djokovic celebrates after he beats Germany's Philipp Kohlschreiber in a match of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championship in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

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West Indies' Fabian Allen, left, and Sheldon Cottrell look on as Sri Lankan team members celebrate their victory by 161runs in the second one day international cricket match between Sri Lanka and West Indies in Sooriyawewa, Sri Lanka.

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Women hold signs protesting gender violence during the "Mulheres Rodadas" block carnival parade in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. As Carnival season winds down in Brazil, women have gathered for the street party that mocks the social stigma tied to them being sexually experienced. "Mulheres Rodadas" loosely translates as "women who have been around."

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Actress Yvonne Strahovski, left, and co-creator, executive producer and actress, Cate Blanchett, right, attend the Berlinale Series Premiere for the film, "Stateless," during the 2020 Berlinale Film Festival in Berlin, Germany.

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A model wears a creation for the Lanvin fashion collection during the Women's fashion week Fall/Winter 2020/21 presented in Paris.

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A model wears a creation for Mugler fashion collection during the Women's fashion week Fall/Winter 2020/21 presented in Paris.

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A model wears a creation for Mugler fashion collection during the Women's fashion week Fall/Winter 2020/21 presented in Paris.

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A model wears a creation for Mugler fashion collection during the Women's fashion week Fall/Winter 2020/21 presented in Paris.

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Model Bella Hadid wears a creation for Mugler fashion collection during the Women's fashion week Fall/Winter 2020/21 presented in Paris.

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Models wear creations for Mugler fashion collection during the Women's fashion week Fall/Winter 2020/21 presented in Paris.

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District Congress Committee members lead by President Jatinder Soni perform hawan to offer peace for those who were killed in communal violence in northeast Delhi over the amended citizenship law, in Amritsar.

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Congress President Sonia Gandhi hands over the Chaddar, for Dargah Hazrat Khawaja Ghareeb Nawaz Ajmer Shareef, to party leaders, at 10 Janpath, in New Delhi.

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Myanmar President U Win Myint and First Lady Daw Cho Cho lay wreath at Rajghat, the memorial for Mahatma Gandhi, in New Delhi.

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh inaugurates the Light Combat Helicopter Final Assembly Hangar, at Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) Complex, in Bengaluru. Chairman and Managing Director of defence PSU Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) R Madhavan is also seen.

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Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal (L) gestures as he addresses a press conference, in New Delhi. Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia is also seen.

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Workers at the site of the underground tunnel of the Mumbai metro’s Line 3 project, that passes under the Mithi river in Mumbai.

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Mother of Miss Diva Supranational 2020 Aavriti Choudhary welcomes her at Dumna airport, in Jabalpur.

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Congress leader & Former Chief Minister Siddaramaiah and Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa lights the lamp during the 78th birthday celebration of yediyurappa in Bengaluru.

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Congress leader & former chief minister Siddaramaiah greets Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa on his 78th birthday celebration in Bengaluru.

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Former Indian cricketer Kapil Dev along with Shiv Nadar (3L), Founder & Chairman of HCL and NGO members poses for a group photograph during the HCL Grant program, in Noida. HCL Technologies gave Rs 5 crores each to three NGOs across the categories of Education, Healthcare and Environment.

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