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Apr 08, 2021

View of Govind Nagar area during a night curfew imposed due to surge in COVID-19 cases across the country, in Kanpur.

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A view of deserted roads during a night curfew imposed in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, amid a countrywide spike in coronavirus cases, in Prayagraj.

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Police stop a family during a night curfew imposed due to surge in COVID-19 cases across the country, in Surat.

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Deserted Dashashwamedh Ghat during a night curfew due to surge in COVID-19 cases across the country, in Varanasi.

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Police personnel guard on a road during a night curfew, imposed amid surge in COVID-19 cases across the country, in Lucknow.

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Police personnel guard on a road during a night curfew, imposed amid surge in COVID-19 cases across the country, in Lucknow.

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Wife and other family members and relatives of CoBRA commando Rakeshwar Singh Manhas celebrate after hearing the news of his release by Naxals, at their residence in Jammu.

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CoBRA commando Rakeshwar Singh Manhas with social activists while being released by Naxals at a Maoist hideout, in Bijapur district of Chhattisgarh.

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CoBRA commando Rakeshwar Singh Manhas while being released by Naxals at a Maoist hideout, in Bijapur district of Chhattisgarh.

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Social activist Medha Patkar addresses 'Samyukt Kisan Morcha's Mahapanchayat' at Fulbari near Gangarampur in South Dinajpur district of West Bengal.

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Only one priest performs 'Ganga Aarti' in the view of the second wave of COVID-19, at a Ganga ghat, in Varanasi.

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Actor-turned BJP leader Mithun Chakraborty during an election campaign rally in support of party candidates at Domjur Assembly constituency, in Howrah district.

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CPI(M) leader Brinda Karat during an election campaign rally in support of party candidates for Assembly elections, in Howrah district.

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Crowd of supporters during West Bengal Chief Minister and TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee's election campaign rally in support of party candidates Ratna Chatterjee and Partha Chatterjee, ahead of the 4th phase of State Assembly polls, in Kolkata.

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Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Abhishek Banerjee during an election campaign rally in support of party candidates for the West Bengal State Assembly elections at Bashirhat in Cooch Behar district.

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TMC supporters try to catch a cap with party symbols during West Bengal Chief Minister and TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee's election campaign rally in support of party candidates Ratna Chatterjee and Partha Chatterjee, ahead of the 4th phase of State Assembly polls, in Kolkata.

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India leader Yogendra Yadav addresses a farmers' panchayat at Deotala in Malda district.

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West Bengal Chief Minister and TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee addresses an election campaign rally in support of party candidates Ratna Chatterjee and Partha Chatterjee, ahead of the 4th phase of State Assembly polls, in Kolkata.

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Belgium's Laura Deloose, left, and Norway's Julie Blakstad vie for the ball during a friendly soccer match between Belgium and Norway at King Baudouin stadium in Brussels.

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Migrant workers wait for bus along the Nashik highway to leave for their home states after surge in coronavirus cases, in Thane.

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Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath waves at the crowd during an election campaign rally for West Bengal Asssembly polls, at Sankrail in Howrah.

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Minister of State for Development of North Eastern Region Jitendra Singh flags off the India Russia Friendship Car Rally-2021, in New Delhi.

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West Bengal Chief Minister and TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee addresses an election campaign rally in support of party candidates Ratna Chatterjee and Partha Chatterjee, ahead of the 4th phase of State Assembly polls, in Kolkata.

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BJP National President J P Nadda during a roadshow in support of party candidates for the West Bengal assembly polls, at Dihata in Cooch Behar district.

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Tulips in full bloom at Asia's largest tulip garden along the banks of Dal Lake on the foothills of Zabarwan mountains, in Srinagar.

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Lady Gaga plays Maurizio Gucci's former wife Patrizia Reggiani during the shooting of a movie by Ridley Scott, based on the story of the murder of Maurizio Gucci in 1995, in Rome.

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Passengers from Mumbai arrive via CST Gorakhpur special train, at Charbagh Railway Station in Lucknow.

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Tourists walk under umbrellas at Taj Mahal during a hot day in Agra.

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A health worker takes swab sample of a passenger inside a train at Patna junction, as coronavirus cases spike across the country, in Patna.

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BJP workers burn a tyre as they block a highway during their protest, in West Midnapore.

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Police with a sniffer dog inspect the site of an explosion which took place in an illegal firecracker factory, in Bijnor.

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Crowd of supporters during West Bengal Chief Minister and TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee's election campaign rally in support of party candidates Ratna Chatterjee and Partha Chatterjee, ahead of the 4th phase of State Assembly polls, in Kolkata.

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A health worker collects swab sample from a woman for COVID-19 test, at old Civil Hospital, in Gurugram.

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Shop-owners and local traders stage a protest against the Maharashtra government over imposition of COVID-19 restrictions, in Mumbai.

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Health workers conducts COVID-19 tests of the tourists visiting Asia's largest tulip garden, in full bloom, along the banks of Dal Lake on the foothills of Zabarwan mountains, in Srinagar.

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External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar with Eritrean Foreign Minister Osman Saleh Mohammed, in New Delhi.

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Visitors take selfies at the Asia's largest tulip garden, in full bloom, along the banks of Dal Lake on the foothills of Zabarwan mountains, in Srinagar.

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A health department workers collects swab samples of people for COVID-19 tests in Bathinda.

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Army Chief General MM Naravane inspects a guard of honour at Shikha Anirban in Dhaka.

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Students, wearing masks, attend a class at a school, amid COVID-19 pandemic, in Kozhikode.

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BJP MP Kirori Lal Meena pays tribute to priest Shambhu Sharma, who allegedly died due to trauma owing to pressure from local land mafias, during a protest dharna demanding justice for the deceased, in Dausa district.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi chairs the meeting of the High Level Committee to commemorate 400th Birth Anniversary (Prakash Purab) of Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur Ji, though video conferencing, in New Delhi.

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Laborers pack mangoes at a fruit market in Hyderabad. Mangoes start arriving in Indian markets in April, providing a juicy, delicious respite from summer temperatures and humidity as they start climbing to oppressive levels.

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Eunuches pour milk in Yamuna river during a 'Sammelan', in Mathura.

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A health worker sanitizes Govt. Gandhi Memorial Science College after students and staff members tested positive for COVID-19, in Jammu.

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Local hawkers and traders with BJP party workers participate in a protest march against Maharashtra Government's decision to impose lockdown on weekend, amid coronavirus pandemic, in Sangli.

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Senior BJP leader Vijay Goel along with BJP MLAs during a press conference, in New Delhi.

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A medic shows the doses of COVID-19 vaccine during an inoculation drive, at a vaccination camp in Nagpur.

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State Secretary of CPI(M) Surjya Kanta Mishra addresses a press conference, in Kolkata.

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A health worker conducts COVID-19 testing at Sadar Bazar, in Gurugram.

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Family members and relatives perform burial of COVID-19 victims at a graveyard, in New Delhi.

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

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People work out at an open gym early morning in Prayagraj. India now has a seven-day rolling average of more than 80,000 cases per day and has reported 12.9 million coronavirus cases since the pandemic began, the highest after the United States and Brazil.

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Aspiring athletes jog in the morning in Prayagraj.

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Passengers undergo digital scanning to check body temperature in view of COVID-19, at Guwahati Railway Station.

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Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal addresses a press conference, in Guwahati.

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Traders sit outside their closed shops following COVID-19 restrictions by the authorities, in Karad.

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A medic administers the dose of COVID-19 vaccine to a beneficiary, during the countrywide inoculation drive, in New Delhi.

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BJP MP Arjun Singh along with actress Rupanjana Mitra during an election campaign in support of party candidate from North Howrah Umesh Rai (R), in Howrah.

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Samajwadi Party MP Jaya Bachchan during an election campaign in support of TMC candidate from Shibpur constituency Manoj Tiwary, in Howrah.

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People queue up to give samples for COVID-19 test via RT-PCR, at Turbhe Railway Station in Navi Mumbai.

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Firefighters attempt to douse a fire that broke out in a factory at Dilshad Garden, in New Delhi.

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Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal receives the first dose of COVID-19 vaccine, in Guwahati.

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Anti-coup protesters walk through a market with images of ousted Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi at Kamayut township in Yangon, Myanmar. They walked through the markets and streets of Kamayut township with slogans to show their disaffection for military coup.

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BJP leader Mithun Chakraborty during a roadshow in support of party candidate Babul Supriyo, ahead of the fourth phase of West Bengal Assembly Polls, in Kolkata.

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A health worker takes a swab sample from a passenger for COVID-19 test at Patna junction, in Patna.

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A medic collects a sample from a woman for COVID-19 test, in Thane.

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West Bengal Congress Chief Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury during a roadshow in support of party candidate Riju Ghosal, at Santipur in Nadia.

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A election campaign rally for Rajat Banerjee, CPI(M) candidate from Uttarpara Constituency for onging Assembly election of West Bengal.

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CPI(M) leader Brinda Karat along with party candidate from Uttarpara Constituency Rajat Banerjee during an election campaign rally for State Assembly polls, in West Bengal.

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CPI(M) leader Brinda Karat along with party candidate from Uttarpara Constituency Rajat Banerjee during an election campaign rally for State Assembly polls, in West Bengal.

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CPI(M) leader Brinda Karat along with party candidate from Uttarpara Constituency Rajat Banerjee during an election campaign rally for State Assembly polls, in West Bengal.

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Covid-19 patients at a hospital in Noida, Uttar Pradesh.

Covid-19 patients at a hospital in Noida, Uttar Pradesh.

Beneficiaries wait in queues to receive the COVID-19 vaccine doses at a vaccination centre in Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh.

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Beneficiaries wait in queues to receive the COVID-19 vaccine doses at a vaccination centre in Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh.

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Beneficiaries wait in queues to receive the COVID-19 vaccine doses at a vaccination centre in Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh.

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A view of crowded Mahatma Gandhi Marg, amid coronavirus pandemic, in Ranchi.

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Beneficiaries outside a closed vaccination centre after the COVID-19 vaccine got out of stock, in Mumbai.

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A beneficiary stands outside a closed vaccination centre after the COVID-19 vaccine got out of stock, in Mumbai.

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Traders during a protest against Maharashtra Government's decision to close all shop except essential services in view of COVID-19, in Pune.

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A health worker takes a swab sample from a passenger for COVID-19 test, at a railway station in Dhanbad.

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Firefighters attempt to douse a fire that broke out in a factory at Dilshad Garden, in New Delhi.

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Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar takes his second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at RML Hospital, in New Delhi.

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LabourersĀ from Maharashtra arrive at Birsa Munda International Airport to reach their native places, amid coronavirus pandemic, in Ranchi.

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A health worker takes a nasal sample from a passenger for COVID-19 test, at Birsa Munda International Airport in Ranchi.

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Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray receives the second dose of COVID-19 vaccine, in Mumbai.

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A medic administers the dose of COVID-19 vaccine to a beneficiary during the countrywide inoculation drive, in Bikaner.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi along with Sister Nisha Sharma (R) and Sister P Niveda (L) after receiving the second dose of COVID-19 vaccine, at AIIMS in New Delhi.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi receives the second dose of COVID-19 vaccine, at AIIMS in New Delhi.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi receives the second dose of COVID-19 vaccine, at AIIMS in New Delhi.

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Spanish police use batons to keep protesters away from supporters of the far-right Vox party during a party rally in Madrid's Vallecas neigborhood, a traditional left-wing bastion, Spain. Scuffles started when the national leader of Vox, Santiago Abascal, approached a crowd which had gathered to protest the party rally.

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Yuki Jiang, right, offers help in Mandarin to people seeking Johnson & Jonson's COVID-19 vaccine, in New York. The mobile vaccination effort includes two buses equipped with four to six vaccinators each, delivering the COVID-19 vaccine directly to communities most in need.

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A bus burns on the Shankill road area of West Belfast Northern Ireland. Loyalists hijacked and set the bus on fire as violence continues across Northern Ireland.

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Juventus' Cristiano Ronaldo shows the referee how he was fouled during the Italian Serie A soccer match between Juventus and Napoli at the Allianz Stadium in Turin, Italy.

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PSG's Neymar, left, prepares to take a shot as Bayern's Leon Goretzka runs behind him during the Champions League quarterfinal soccer match between Bayern Munich and Paris Saint Germain in Munich, Germany.

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Bremen's Yuya Osako, center, in action during the German soccer cup quarter final soccer match between Jahn Regensburg and Werder Bremen at Jahnstadion Regensburg in Regensburg, Germany.

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US President Joe Biden speaks during an event on the American Jobs Plan in the South Court Auditorium on the White House campus, in Washington. Vice President Kamala Harris is also seen.

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Nationalists and Loyalists clash with one another at the peace wall on Lanark Way in West Belfast, Northern Ireland. The police had to close roads into the nearby Protestant area as crowds from each divide attacked each other.

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A firework explodes as Nationalist and Loyalist rioters clash with one another at the peace wall on Lanark Way in West Belfast, Northern Ireland. The police had to close roads into the near by Protestant area as crowds from each divide attacked each other.

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In this handout photo released by Russian Foreign Ministry Press Service, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, left, and Pakistan's Army Chief Gen. Qamar Javed Bajwa during their talks in Islamabad, Pakistan.

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A member of Amnesty International ties ribbons carrying the names of COVID-19 victims to the fence of the Public Health Ministry on World Health Day in Asuncion, Paraguay. The phrase at right reads in Spanish "Our lives are not your business."

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A volunteer carries a bag filled with garbage gathered from the polluted Tagaret River which flows into the Uru Uru Lake near Oruro, Bolivia. A clean-up operation began in an effort to restore the lake to its natural beauty which has been overrun by plastic rubbish and other man-made waste.

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Cemetery workers wearing protective gear lower the coffin of a person who died from complications related to COVID-19 into a gravesite at the Vila Formosa cemetery in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The city of Sao Paulo started the daily addition of 600 graves in its municipal cemeteries on Wednesday.

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A city worker disinfects the lobby of the 400-bed Alba Caracas's hotel that will be used to treat COVID-19 patients in Caracas, Venezuela.

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Female teachers carry an injured colleague during a demonstration demanding permanent employment, in Rabat, Morocco. Teachers have been protesting in Morocco to end the hiring of newly graduated teachers on temporary renewable contracts.

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PSG's goalkeeper Keylor Navas reacts after the Champions League quarterfinal soccer match between Bayern Munich and Paris Saint Germain in Munich, Germany. PSG won 3-2.

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Former Jamican sprinter Usain Bolt, donning Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB)'s jersey, extends his support for the team ahead of the upcoming edition of Indian Premier League (IPL) slated to begin from April 9.

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