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Mar 09, 2021

Kudroli Gokarnanath Temple illuminated ahead of 'Maha Shivratri', in Mangaluru.

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West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee during an election campaign, ahead of state assembly polls, in Nandigram. Banerjee will be contesting in the elections from Nandigram.

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Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia address the media after presenting the Delhi Budget 2021-22, in New Delhi.

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BJP National President JP Nadda receives the first dose of COVID-19 vaccine, in New Delhi.

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Shyam Saran Negi, believed to be India's oldest voter at 103 years of age, receives his first dose of COVID-19 vaccine at a PHC at Kalpa in Kinnaur.

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West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee during an election campaign, ahead of state assembly polls, in Nandigram. Banerjee will be contesting in the elections from Nandigram.

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West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee pours tea at a stall, during an election campaign ahead of state assembly polls, in Nandigram. Banerjee will be contesting in the elections from Nandigram.

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West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee visits a dargah, during an election campaign ahead of state assembly polls, in Nandigram. Banerjee will be contesting in the elections from Nandigram.

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Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia holds a tablet device containing the Delhi Budget 2021-22, in New Delhi.

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Bangladesh's first transgender news anchor Tashnuva Anan Shishir reads news bulletin , in Dhaka, Bangladesh. A Bangladeshi satellite television station has signed up the South Asian county's first transgender news anchor with a hope to remove the deeply-rooted social stigma they face. Shishir, who previously worked as a rights activist and an actor, appeared before audience on Monday after her appointment recently as the day coincided with the International Women's Day. She made the debut by reading a three-minute daily news bulletin on Dhaka-based Boishakhi TV.

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Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia presents Delhi's first paperless Budget 2021-22 in the Assembly, in New Delhi.

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Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia presenting the Delhi Budget 2021-22, in New Delhi.

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Markers to ensure social distancing outside the departure gates of Mumbai Airport, as domestic air services from the city are set to resume from March 10 since its closure last year due to the coronavirus pandemic, in Mumbai.

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Haryana CM Manohar Lal reacts during the State Budget Session, in Chandigarh.

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In this photo released by Saudi Press Agency, SPA, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, right, accompanies Malaysian Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee visits a temple, during an election campaign ahead of state assembly polls, in Nandigram. Banerjee will be contesting in the elections from Nandigram.

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Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad speaks during a press conference, in New Delhi.

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Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli speaks to teammates and coaching staff during a training session, ahead of T20 cricket series between India and England, at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi releases 11 volumes of manuscript with commentaries by 21 scholars on shlokas of Srimad Bhagavadgita, in New Delhi. Jammu and Kashmir Lt Gov Manoj Sinha and senior Congress leader Karan Singh are also seen.

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NEDA convenor Himanta Biswa Saarma accompany BJP candidate Taranga Gogoi during his nomination filing procession for Naharkatia seat, in Dibrugarh.

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India's Rishabh Pant bats at the nets during a training session ahead of the first Twenty20 cricket match between India and England in Ahmedabad

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Supporters beat dhol and drums during nomination filing procession of AGP candidate Punakon Boruah, in Dibrugarh.

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Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal files his nomination for the upcoming Assembly elections from the Majuli seat, at the Deputy Commissioner's office in Garmur.

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DMK President MK Stalin receives his first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, in Chennai.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi during the release of 11 volumes of manuscript with commentaries by 21 scholars on shlokas of Srimad Bhagavadgita, in New Delhi

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Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat tenders his resignation formally to Governor Baby Rani Maurya.

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Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan consoles Harsh Vardhan Singh Chauhan, son of late BJP leader Nand Kumar Singh Chauhan who died on March 2, during a condolence meeting in Bhopal.

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Devotees take holy dip in River Yamuna on the second 'Shahi Snan' of the Kumbh Purva Vaishnav Baithak, at Vrindavan near Mathura.

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Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat addresses a press conference after tendering his resignation formally to Governor Baby Rani Maurya, in Dehradun.

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Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat (C) addresses a press conference after tendering his resignation formally to Governor Baby Rani Maurya, in Dehradun.

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Members of the transgender community participate in a procession, in Gorakhpur.

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Congress activists stage a protest over nomination of AIUDF candidate from the Congress-AIUDF alliance for the Bilasipara East Assembly seat, ahead of the Assam Assembly polls, in Guwahati.

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A security personnel stands guard at Taj Mahal, ahead of the annual Urs of Emperor Shah Jahan, in Agra.

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People enjoying at Juhu beach to escape from the hot weather in Mumbai.

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Sadhus and devotees take part in a religious procession during the 'Shahi Snan' of the 'Kumbh Purva Vaishnav Baithak Mela' in Vrindavan.

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West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar talks to media after visiting the site where a fire broke out yesterday on the 12th floor of Eastern Railways’ New Koilaghat office, in Kolkata.

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Rohingya refugees during a verification process initiated by Jammu and Kashmir police outside their makeshift camp on the outskirts of Jammu.

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United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) leader Pradip Gogoi, who was arrested on Monday night for allegedly readying the blueprint for assasination of BJP leader Himanta Biswa Sarma, being produced at a CJM court for hearing, in Guwahati.

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Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal accompanied by Assam state BJP President Ranjeet Kumar Dass and other leaders after filing his nomination for upcoming Assembly elections at Majuli.

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Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal with BJP supporters as he arrives to file his nomination for the upcoming state assembly polls, in Majuli.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses at the inauguration of the ‘Maitri Setu’ between India and Bangladesh and launch of the multiple infrastructure projects in Tripura, through video conferencing, in New Delhi.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi launches multiple infrastructure projects in Tripura, through video conferencing, in New Delhi.

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Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia address the media after presenting the Delhi Budget 2021-22, in New Delhi.

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An artist gives finishing touches to a wall mural on the theme of save environment, on retaining structure wall of Vitthal Mandir at Sewree in Mumbai.

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India's K.L.Rahul bats at the nets during a training session ahead of the first Twenty20 cricket match between India and England in Ahmedabad.

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A white tiger inside an enclosure at Kamla Nehru Zoological Garden, in Ahmedabad.

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Members of the United Forum of Bank Unions hold a protest against the privatization of public sector banks, outside Punjab National Bank, in Amritsar.

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Kolkata Police Force members look on during an event to pay tribute to police officer Amit Bhawal, who died in a fire on Monday, at Police Headquarter Lalbazar in Kolkata. At least 9 people have been kiiled in an inferno in a multi-storeyed building, which houses zonal offices of Eastern Railway and South Eastern Railway.

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BJP MPs from Uttrakhand Ajay Bhatt and Ajay Tamta at Parliament House complex, during the second part of the Budget Session, in New Delhi.

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Congress leader Vayalar Ravi speaks on the phone at Parliament House complex, during the second part of the Budget Session, in New Delhi.

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Anganwadi workers raise slogans during the 'Vidhan Sabha Gherao' march, in Shimla.

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Artists perform during a religious procession ahead of the 'Kumbh Mela' in Haridwar.

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Monkey drinks water from a tap at Bagh-e-Bahu fort in Jammu.

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Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh poses for a group photograph with surrendered militants during a homecoming ceremony at 1st Manipur Rifles complex in Imphal.

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Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad speaks in the Rajya Sabha during the ongoing Budget Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

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Militants from different proscribed outfits surrender before Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh at a homecoming ceremony held at at 1st Manipur Rifles complex in Imphal.

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Police officer Amit Bhawal's wife and son arrive at the morgue of SSKM hospital to receive his body, in Kolkata. Bhawal lost his life in Monday night's massive fire at New Koilaghat building (Eastern Railway headquarters).

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Artists dressed as Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati pose during a 'Gangajal' (holy Ganga water) distribution programme ahead of the Maha Shivaratri festival, in Bengaluru.

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Artists dressed as Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati fill cans with holy Ganga water to distribute among devotees during a 'Gangajal' (holy Ganga water) distribution programme ahead of the Maha Shivaratri festival, in Bengaluru.

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Women polling personnel and presiding officers attend a training session regarding the use of Electronic Voting Machine, ahead of the upcoming State Assembly Elections, in Guwahati.

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Candidates give measurements for Uttar Pradesh Police recruitments, at Police Lines, in Prayagraj.

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Congress candidate for the Samaguri seat Rokibul Hussain with party Gaurav Gogoi and others during a rally before his nomination paper filing for Assembly polls, in Nagaon.

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Workers try to dry rolls of BJP flags being manufactured at a factory for campaigns in upcoming Assembly polls in several states, in Ahmedabad.

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Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia arrives at Vidhan Sabha to present the Delhi Budget 2021-22, in New Delhi. This budget will be the national capital’s first paperless budget.

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The 13th floor of the New Koilaghat building (Eastern Railways Headquarters) on the Strand Road after the fire was doused completely, in Kolkata. A massive fire broke out in the building Monday claiming several lives.

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Union Minister Piyush Goyal speaks in the Lok Sabha during the ongoing Budget Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

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Railways employees stand on the road as they are not allowed to enter the New Koilaghat building (Eastern Railway HQ), a day after a fire, in Kolkata. A massive fire broke out in the building Monday night claiming several lives.

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DMK MP Tiruchi Siva speaks in the Rajya Sabha during ongoing Budget Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

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Rajya Sabha Dy Chairman Harivansh Narayan Singh conducts proceedings of the House during the ongoing Budget Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

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Shiromani Akali Dal MP Harsimrat Kaur Badal speaks in the Lok Sabha during the ongoing Budget Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

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A municipal worker fumigates inside the Sabarmati Ashram, in Ahmedabad.

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Commuters on a Howrah Station bound minibus leans out through a window to look at the fire-ravaged 13th floor of the New Koilaghat building (Eastern Railways Headquarters) on the Strand Road, after the fire was completely doused, in Kolkata. A massive fire broke out in the building Monday claiming several lives.

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Opposition leaders stage a protest in Rajya Sabha during the Budget Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

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Union Minister Giriraj Singh speaks in the Lok Sabha during the ongoing Budget Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

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Health Minister Harsh Vardhan speaks in the Rajya Sabha during the Budget Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

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Akbar Ali, who has been hired to guard crops against stray animals, takes rest near a field at Jani Khurd village in Meerut. The problem of stray animals damaging crops looms large in the sugarcane-yielding district of Meerut in western Uttar Pradesh where men hired to guard the fields are hoping for better aid for their community from the government.

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Farm owner Chanderpal (L) and guard Akbar Ali sit under a temporary shed near a field at Jani Khurd village in Meerut. The problem of stray animals damaging crops looms large in the sugarcane-yielding district of Meerut in western Uttar Pradesh where men hired to guard the fields are hoping for better aid for their community from the government.

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Vikram Singh, farm owner, at his sugarcane field in Satheri village of Muzaffarnagar. The problem of stray animals damaging crops looms large in the sugarcane-yielding district of Meerut in western Uttar Pradesh where men hired to guard the fields are hoping for better aid for their community from the government.

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BJP MP Jyotiraditya Scindia at Parliament, during the ongoing Budget Session, in New Delhi.

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Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar at Parliament, during the ongoing Budget Session, in New Delhi.

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Union Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju at Parliament, during the ongoing Budget Session, in New Delhi.

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Union Minister of Petroleum, Natural Gas and Steel Dharmendra Pradhan at Parliament, during the ongoing Budget Session, in New Delhi.

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Shiv Sena MP Priyanka Chaturvedi arrives at Parliament, during the ongoing Budget Session, in New Delhi.

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Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) President Sharad Pawar arrives at Parliament, during the ongoing Budget Session, in New Delhi.

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MoS for Finance Anurag Thakur at Parliament House complex, during the ongoing Budget Session, in New Delhi.

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Congress MP Shashi Tharoor at Parliament House complex, during the ongoing Budget Session, in New Delhi.

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Senior citizens wait for their turn to receive the first dose of COVID vaccine, in Patna.

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Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia arrive at Vidhan Sabha to attend the Budget Session, in New Delhi. The budget will be national capital’s first paperless budget.

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Farm workers harvest sweet potatoes in a field at a village in Karad, Maharashtra

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Candidates give measurements for Uttar Pradesh Police recruitments, at Police Lines, in Prayagraj.

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Everton's Ben Godfrey, center, scores an own goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Chelsea and Everton at the Stamford Bridge stadium in London.

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A demonstrator throws burning gasoline at a police shield wall that is closing a breach on a barricade protecting the National Palace during a march to commemorate International Women's Day and protest against gender violence, in Mexico City.

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President Joe Biden departs after speaking at an event to mark International Women's Day in the East Room of the White House in Washington.

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Vice President Kamala Harris speaks virtually to the National League of Cities' Congressional City Conference from the South Court Auditorium in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on the White House campus in Washington.

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A fire breather burns a poster with the word "Patriarchy" during a march commemorating Women's International Day in Asuncion, Paraguay.

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Anti-coup protesters with makeshift shields take positions in Mandalay, Myanmar. Demonstrators in Myanmar's biggest city came out Monday night for their first mass protests in defiance of an 8 p.m. curfew, seeking to show support for an estimated 200 students trapped by security forces in a small area of one neighborhood.

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Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli plays football with teammates during a training session, ahead of T20 cricket series between India and England, at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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Women march during International Women's Day in Montevideo, Uruguay.

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Demonstrators attack a police shield wall protecting Mexico City's National Palace during a march to commemorate International Women's Day and protesting against gender violence.

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A woman with the words "Not one less" written on her chest in Spanish joins a march to commemorate International Women's Day and protest against gender violence, in Mexico City.

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A demonstrator holds a Senegalese flag as he kneels in front of a burning car during protests against the arrest of opposition leader and former presidential candidate Ousmane Sonko, Senegal. Senegalese authorities have freed opposition leader Ousmane Sonko while he awaits trial on charges of rape and making death threats. The case already has sparked deadly protests threatening to erode Senegal's reputation as one of West Africa‚ most stable democracies. That's because Sonko's supporters are accusing President Macky Sall of pursuing the criminal charges to derail the opposition figure's prospects in the upcoming 2024 election.

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While staying at a distance from each other, women attend an International Women's Day gathering at an avenue in Barcelona, Spain. Women in Spain are marking this year's International Women's Day with static protests, bicycle fun-rides and small-sized events to prevent gatherings that could trigger a new spike of coronavirus infections.

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Rohingya refugees prepare a list of those of them with identifying documents at their makeshift camp on the outskirts of Jammu.

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Rahima kato, a Rohingya woman displays identity cards of her family members issued by United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) at their makeshift camp on the outskirts of Jammu.

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A Rohingya refugee shows his United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) card as children play at makeshift camp on the outskirts of Jammu.

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Rohingya refugees at their makeshift camp on the outskirts of Jammu.

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Rohingya refugees walk at their makeshift camp on the outskirts of Jammu.

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A Rohingya refugee woman stands at a makeshift camp on the outskirts of Jammu.

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David Joel Williams of ATKMB takes a kick to score a goal during Semi Final 2, 2nd Leg of the 7th season of the Hero Indian Super League between ATK Mohun Bagan and NorthEast United FC, held at the Fatorda Stadium, Goa.

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Manvir Singh of ATKMB kicks the ball to score a goal during Semi Final 2, 2nd Leg of the 7th season of the Hero Indian Super League between ATK Mohun Bagan and NorthEast United FC, held at the Fatorda Stadium, Goa

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