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Apr 07, 2021

Union Home Minister Amit Shah during a road show in support of BJP candidates Babul Supriyo, Payel Sarkar and Sravanti Chatterjee for Assembly polls, in Kolkata.

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Nearly deserted market during a night curfew, amidst spike in coronavirus cases, in Amritsar.

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Police personnel stop people during a night curfew, amidst spike in coronavirus cases, in Ahmedabad.

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West Bengal BJP President Dilip Ghosh near his damaged vehicle after he was allegedly attacked following an election meeting, in the Sitalkuchi area of Cooch Behar.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi speaks during the ‘Pariksha Pe Charcha 2021’ session, in New Delhi.

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National Congress candidate from Chowringhee constituency Santosh Pathak during an election campaign for West Bengal Assembly Election, in Kolkata.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry at a meeting in New Delhi.

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TMC MP Abhishek banerjee during a roadshow in support of party candidate Manoj Tiwari for Assembly polls, at Kadamtala in Howrah district.

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MLA Mechcha Nageshwara Rao joins TRS in the presence of TRS chief and Telangana CM K. Chandrasekha Rao in Hyderabad. Nageshwara Rao joined TRS after quitting TDP.

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Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal pays tribute to CRPF Jawan Bablu Rabha, who was killed in the recent gun-battle with Maoist rebels in Chhattisgarh, at Damra in Goalpara district.

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Firefighters try to douse a fire which broke out at a scrap godown at Kurla in Mumbai.

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Left Front Chairman Biman Bose and Sanyukta Morcha candidates and supporters during an election campaign rally for Assembly polls, in Kolkata.

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Bollywood actor Sonu Sood arrives for the flag off ceremony of India's biggest free vaccination drive at Attari-Wagha border.

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Samajwadi Party MP Jaya Bachchan campaigns for TMC candidate Asit Majumder, in Chuchura Assembly segment.

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Traders during a protest against Maharashtra Government's decision to close all shops except essential services, at a market in Nagpur.

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Farmers participate in a bike rally as part of their ongoing protest against Centre's farm reform laws, in Gurugram.

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BJP activists take part in Union Home Minister Amit Shah's roadshow in support of BJP candidates Babul Supriyo, Payel Sarkar and Sravanti Chatterjee for Assembly polls, in Kolkata.

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Sanyukta Morcha supporters during an election campaign rally for Assembly polls, in Kolkata.

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Buses parked outside a hotel after a fresh snowfall, in Keylong.

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Uttarakhand Chief Minister Tirath Singh Rawat takes charge of his Camp Office in Dehradun.

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Women sanyasins of Juna Akhara take part in a ritual to become sadhavis at Kumbh 2021 in Haridwar.

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Snowfall around Badrinath Dham in Chamoli district.

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U.S. Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry meets the Minister of State for Power, New & Renewable Energy (Independent Charge) and Skill Development & Entrepreneurship Raj Kumar Singh, in New Delhi.

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External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar welcomes Abdullatif bin Rashid AlZayani, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Bahrain, in New Delhi.

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah during a road show in support of BJP candidates Babul Supriyo, Payel Sarkar and Sravanti Chatterjee for Assembly polls, in Kolkata.

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Fire personnel douse a fire which broke out in shops at Sohna Chowk, in Gurugram.

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Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal meets family members of CRPF Dilip Kumar Das, who was killed in the recent gun-battle with Maoist rebels in Chhattisgarh, at Bharegaon, Sarupeta in Assam’s Bajali district.

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An auto-rickshaw during a campaign to spread awareness on COVID-19, in Ranchi.

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Ragpickers search for reusable items from a heap of garbage, at Sevapura dumping yard in Jaipur.

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A deserted Kempegowda bus stand as private buses were deployed for public transportation due to a strike by KSRTC and BMTC employees, in Bengaluru.

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Hermits perform 'Parikrama' during Kumbh Mela 2021, in Haridwar.

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BJP Mahila Morcha activists during a protest against Punjab Government, in Amritsar.

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Farm workers dump tomatoes at roadside near a farm in Sehore district of Madhya Pradesh. High production of the vegetable has brought its price to a very low level, compelling farmers to dump it.

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Union Home Minister and senior BJP leader Amit Shah during an election campaign road show for Assembly polls at Domjur in Howrah district.

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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee addresses an election campaign rally for the Assembly polls, at Baneswar in Cooch Behar district.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman virtually attends G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors (FMCBG) meeting.

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A beneficiary receives a dose of COVID-19 vaccine, at a government dispensary in Jaipur.

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A youth from Pakistan Occupied Kashmir after he was handed over to Pakistan's officials by the Indian authorities at Tithwal Crossing Bridge located on Kishanganga river, near Karnah, Kupwara. The youth inadvertently crossed the line of control into Karnah.

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Devotees offer prayers on the occasion 'Ekadashi', at Shri Bankey Bihari Temple in Vrindavan.

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Security personnel during a search operation to flush out the militants, on the outskirts of Srinagar.

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The unmanned Dutch cargo ship Eemslift Hendrika rolls in heavy seas, carrying heavy oil and diesel on board in the Norwegian Sea about 130 kilometers (80 miles) off the coast of Alesund. The crew was evacuated following a distress call from the vessel, and the Norwegian Coastal Administration said Tuesday they have dispatched a coast guard ship to inspect the situation.

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Season's bloom in pears and almonds in Shimla's apple belt. The plants are in flowering stage, 10 to 15 ahead usual flowering time. This is due to weather warming up since there have no rains and very less Snowfall in the region.

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Season's bloom in pears and almonds in Shimla's apple belt. The plants are in flowering stage, 10 to 15 ahead usual flowering time. This is due to weather warming up since there have no rains and very less Snowfall in the region.

Photograph by Shilpa Chauhan

A fire broke that out in the forest at Junga ,35 km from Shimla in Himachal Pradesh.

A fire broke that out in the forest at Junga ,35 km from Shimla in Himachal Pradesh.

Activists of Shiv Sena and Dogra Front shout slogans during a protest, demanding the release of CRPF Commando Rakeshwar Singh Manhas from the captivity of Naxals, in Jammu.

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People queue up at a poling booth to cast their votes for municipal corporation elections, in Mandi.

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A closed market following COVID-19 restrictions by the authorities, in Sangli.

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A health worker takes swab sample of a passenger sitting inside a train for COVID-19 test, as coronavirus cases spike across the country, in Patna.

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Left Party activists during a protest, demanding to restart the MMTS local train services, in Hyderabad.

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Police personnel detain people for not wearing masks, amid countrywide spike in COVID-19 cases, in Ranchi district.

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A health worker takes swab sample from a woman inside a car to test for COVID-19, in Mumbai.

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Passengers at the Lokmanya Tilak Terminus to board outstation trains, amid coronavirus pandemic, in Mumbai.

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Passengers being registered for COVID-19 tests at KSRTC bus stand, amid surge in coronavirus cases, in Bengaluru.

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A farmer inspects his damaged wheat crop after rain and storm, at a village in Amritsar district.

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Union Railways Minister Piyush Goyal addresses a press conference on cabinet decisions, in New Delhi.

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People, not adhering to social distancing norms, at Sadar Bazar, amid coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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A health worker takes a swab sample from a man for COVID-19 test, in Mumbai.

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Police bring accused persons for their COVID-19 tests at a centre, amid a countrywide spike in coronavirus cases, in Prayagraj.

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In this handout photo released by Russian Foreign Ministry Press Service, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, left, and Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi pose for a photo prior to their talks in Islamabad, Pakistan.

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Civil Defence volunteers take a person for random COVID-19 testing as he was not wearing face mask properly, amid spike in coronavirus cases across the country, at a market in New Delhi.

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A crowded Sadar Bazar, amid surge in coronavirus cases across the country, in New Delhi.

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A health worker takes sample from a man for COVID-19 test, as coronavirus cases surge across the country, in New Delhi.

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A crowded Sadar Bazar, amid surge in coronavirus cases across the country, in New Delhi.

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INS Sarvekshak, a hydrographic survey ship on a deployment for undertaking hydrographic surveys, at Port Louis, Mauritius.

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Men look for salvageable items amid floating debris and damaged boats following a storm at a port in Kupang, East Nusa Tenggara province, Indonesia. Multiple disasters caused by severe weather in eastern Indonesia and neighboring East Timor have left a number of people dead or missing.

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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee throws a soccer ball at an election campaign rally for the Assembly polls, at Baneswar in Cooch Behar district.

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A passenger gives a sample for COVID-19 test, at Vashi Railway Station in Navi Mumbai.

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Passengers stand in queues as they wait to undergo COVID-19 test, at Vashi Railway Station in Navi Mumbai.

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah during a roadshow, in Singur.

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BJP candidate from Suri constituency Jagannath Chattopadhyay during his 'door-to-door' election campaign for the West Bengal Assembly polls, at Bharkuna in Birbhum district of West Bengal.

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Police personnel stand guard on Howrah bridge on the eve of West Bengal Elections 2021, in Howrah.

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Supporters of National Congress candidate from Chowringhee constituency Santosh Pathak during an election campaign for West Bengal Assembly Election, in Kolkata.

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National Congress candidate from Chowringhee constituency Santosh Pathak during an election campaign for West Bengal Assembly Election, in Kolkata.

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U.S. Special Presidential Envoy for Climate, John Kerry meets Union Minister for Petroleum & Natural Gas and Steel, Dharmendra Pradhan, in New Delhi.

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Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu during a meeting with Dr Abdullatif bin Rashid Al Zayani, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Bahrain, at Upa-Rashtrapati Nivas in New Delhi.

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Protestors during a demonstration, demanding to stop the elections in view of coronavirus pandemic, as seen on World Health Day, in Kolkata.

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Smoke billows out from a tyre warehouse after a fire broke out in it, in Hyderabad.

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Traders during a protest against Maharashtra Government's decision to close all shops except essential services, amid coronavirus pandemic, in Thane.

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Workers carrying baskets pluck tea leaves, at Amguri in Sivasagar district.

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An elderly man receives the vaccine for COVID-19 at Moti Lal Nehru Medical College in Prayagraj. India hits another new peak with 115,736 coronavirus cases reported in the past 24 hours with New Delhi, Mumbai and dozens of other cities imposing night curfews to check the soaring infections.

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A health worker takes a swab sample to test for COVID-19 in Prayagraj.

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A woman casts her vote in Dharamsala. People voted to elect members of the Municipal Corporation in Dharamsala.

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Election officers register voters before allowing them to cast their vote in Dharamsala.

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Voters stand in a queue outside a polling booth in Dharamsala.

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BJP leader Mithun Chakraborty during a roadshow in support of his party candidates ahead of the third phase of West Bengal Assembly Polls, at Mahamaya Tala in South 24 Parganas.

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BJP leader Mithun Chakraborty during a roadshow in support of his party candidates ahead of the third phase of West Bengal Assembly Polls, at Mahamaya Tala in South 24 Parganas.

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Beneficiaries stand in a queue as they wait for their turn to get vaccinated with COVID-19 vaccine, at a government dispensary in Patna.

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A beneficiary receives the dose of COVID-19 vaccine, in Prayagraj.

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Indian Youth Congress activists during a protest against Rafale jet deal controversy, in New Delhi.

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Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan speaks during a health request program to create awareness on COVID-19, at Gandhi statue in Bhopal.

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A collapsed retaining wall sits along the banks of a flooded river in Dili, East Timor. Several disasters brought on by severe weather in eastern Indonesia and neighboring East Timor have left a number of people dead or missing.

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A man inspects a road destroyed after a flood in Dili, East Timor.

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People stand amid rocks and debris as they inspect the damage at a flood-affected village in Ile Ape on Lembata Island, East Nusa Tenggara province, Indonesia. Rescuers in remote eastern Indonesia were digging through the debris of a landslide Tuesday in search of people believed to be buried in one of several disasters brought on by severe weather in the Southeast Asian nation and neighboring East Timor.

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Dr Abdullatif bin Rashid Al Zayani, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Bahrain arrives for his official visit to India from April 6 to 8, in New Delhi.

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AAP workers during a protest at BJP headquarters against the export of COVID-19 vaccines, in New Delhi.

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AAP workers during a protest at BJP headquarters against the export of COVID-19 vaccines, in New Delhi.

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AAP workers during a protest at BJP headquarters against the export of COVID-19 vaccines, in New Delhi.

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Anti-coup protesters flash the three-fingered symbol of resistance while holding slogans bearing pictures of deposed leader Aung San Suu Kyi during a demonstration in Yangon, Myanmar. Threats of lethal violence and arrests of protesters have failed to suppress daily demonstrations across Myanmar demanding the military step down and reinstate the democratically elected government.

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Mobile Emergency Care Service (SAMU) workers Gabrielle Carlos, back right, and Joao Vericimo prepare to move a COVID-19 patient to a municipal hospital dedicated to COVID-19 in Duque de Caxias, Rio de Janeiro state, Brazil.

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Manchester City's Ilkay Gundogan, top, is fouled by Dortmund's Ansgar Kanuff during the Champions League, first leg, quarterfinal soccer match between Manchester City and Borussia Dortmund at the Etihad stadium in Manchester.

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This undated photo issued by Kensington Palace shows Britain's Prince William making a series of telephone calls to personally thank NHS staff and volunteers for their work through the pandemic.

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In this photo provided by the North Korean government, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un delivers an opening speech at a conference of the Workers’ Party’s cell secretaries in Pyongyang, North Korea. Kim has acknowledged his country was facing the “worst-ever situation” as he addressed thousands of grassroots members of his ruling party during the major political conference. Independent journalists were not given access to cover the event depicted in this image distributed by the North Korean government. The content of this image is as provided and cannot be independently verified. Korean language watermark on image as provided by source reads: "KCNA" which is the abbreviation for Korean Central News Agency.

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Allegheny Health Network hosts a vaccine clinic for those in the 1A and 1B phases at DICK'S Sporting Goods' Corporate Office in Coraopolis, a suburb of Pittsburgh. Allegheny Health Network vaccinated over 6,500 people, making it their biggest clinic yet.

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Dozens of empty oxygen cylinders lay across a dirt road, as people wait for a shop to open in order to refill their tanks in the Villa El Salvador neighborhood, as the lack of medical oxygen to treat COVID-19 patients continues in Lima, Peru.

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Vice President Kamala Harris speaks during visit to a COVID-19 vaccination site in Chicago. Listening are Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot, Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritkzer and Sen. Tammy Duckworth, D-Ill., right. The site is a partnership between the City of Chicago and the Chicago Federation of Labor.

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Students participate in an awareness rally against COVID-19 on the occasion of World Health Day, in Kolkata

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Wife of CRPF Commando Rakeshwar Singh Manhas during a protest, demanding his release from the captivity of Naxals, in Jammu.

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Craftsmen prepare Pepa, a wind instrument made from buffalo horn, ahead of the 'Rongali Bihu' celebration, at Nimai Jan in Sivasagar,

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Police personnel brought back gangster-turned-politician Mukhtar Ansari at Banda jail from Punjab, in Banda district.

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Bandra west, wearing a deserted look after the government announced partial lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus, in Mumbai.

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Hill road at Bandra wearing a deserted look after the government announced partial lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus, in Mumbai.

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Mumbai’s famous Bandra linking road wearing a deserted look after the government announced partial lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus, in Mumbai.

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A man covers his face engulfed by insecticide from a fogging machine during a fumigation drive, in Mumbai.

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Police personnel brought back gangster-turned-politician Mukhtar Ansari at Banda jail from Punjab, in Banda district.

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RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav addresses a press conference, at his residence in Patna.

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Forced to Shut Shops amid Rising Covid-19 Cases at Crawford Market after the government announced partial lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus, in Mumbai.

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Family members of CRPF Commando Rakeshwar Singh Manhas, at their residence in Jammu. Manhas went missing after the ambush in Chhattisgarh's Bastar region.

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A health worker takes a nasal swab sample from a passenger for COVID-19 test, at a bus station in Jammu.

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Family members and supporters of CRPF Commando Rakeshwar Singh Manhas block Jammu Poonch Highway during a protest, demanding his release from the captivity of Naxals, in Jammu.

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Members of Muslim community during a health request program to create awareness on COVID-19, at Gandhi statue in Bhopal.

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AAP workers, without wearing face masks, during a protest against the export of COVID-19 vaccines, at party office in New Delhi.

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Sister of CRPF Commando Rakeshwar Singh Manhas reacts during a protest, demanding his release from the captivity of Naxals, in Jammu.

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