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May 10, 2021

New Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma address the media person during a press meet in Guwahati.

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Former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami met former deputy CM and AIADMK chief co-ordinator O Panneerselvam for he selected as Opposition leader for Tamil Nadu Assembly at his residence, in Chennai.

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Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal with Health Minister Satyendar Jain inspect COVID Care Centre at Ramlila Ground near GTB hospital in New Delhi.

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A newly wed couple comes out of a temple after taking blessings amid the ongoing spread of COVID-19 in New Delhi.

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COVID-19 patients at Mangal Nath Aahir Community Yuvak Manda isolation ward, as coronavirus cases surge in Surat.

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Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli receives his first dose of COVID-19 vaccine.

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A COVID-19 survivor flashes victory sign with a health worker, wearing PPE suit, during his discharge from a government run COVID-19 hospital, in Kolkata.

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Mass cremation of COVID-19 victims at Parwati Ghat as coronavirus cases surge in Jamshedpur.

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Relatives of COVID 19-victim react after the death of a family member outside Swarn Rekha Ghat, as coronavirus cases surge  countrywide, in Ranchi.

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A busy Kamaraj Salai area wears a deserted look during COVID-induced lockdown, in Chennai.

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Army personnel at the newly set up Pandit Rajan Mishra Covid Hospital at Banaras Hindu University, in Varanasi. The hospital which became operational today, has been set up with the efforts of DRDO, the Armed Forces and the civil administration.

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Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren inaugurates online 'BISRA Jeevan Ayush' ambulance service for the COVID-19 patients, in Ranchi.

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Aminabad market wears a deserted look, amid COVID-19 induced lockdown, in Lucknow.

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Dozens of decomposing bodies washed up at the bank of Ganga River, amid ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, at Chausa in Buxar.

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People wait in a long queue to receive COVID-19 vaccine doses, outside ESI Hospital in Noida.

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Family members wearing PPE, perform last rites of a COVID-19 victim at Nigambodh Ghat cremation ground as coronavirus cases surge, in New Delhi.

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A family member conducts last rites before cremation of a person who died of COVID-19, at Nigambodh Ghat cremation ground as coronavirus cases surge,in New Delhi.

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Metro trains parked at Timarpur Yard during COVID-induced lockdown, in New Delhi. All Delhi Metro Lines also remain suspended for commuters/essential services from 10th may to 17th May 2021.

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INS Airawat carrying a shipment of 8 Cryogenic Oxygen tanks and other critical COVID medical stores including 3898 Oxygen Cylinders from Singapore as part of Samudra Setu II, arrives in Visakhapatnam.

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Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Himanta Biswa Sarma takes oath as the chief minister of Assam in Guwahati.

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Volunteers fix an oxygen cylinder in the house of a COVID-19 patient, in Howrah.

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Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Himanta Biswa Sarma signs after taking oath as the chief minister of Assam in Guwahati.

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Vegeteble vendors keep distance between their shops amid COVID-19 restrictions, in Bhubaneswar.

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Bollywood playback singer Sonu Nigam checks facilities at a newly set up Covid-19 care center in Mumbai.

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Medics and other staff make preperations at Guru Tegh Bahadur COVID Care Centre at the Gurdwara Rakab Ganj Sahib, in New Delhi.

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People wait in a queue to receive their COVID-19 vaccine doses, in Moradabad.

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A police man arranges vehicles seized from owners flouting the strict lockdown amid COVID -19 pandemic, at Jnanabharati police station in Bengaluru.

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Health workers, wearing PPE kits, attend to COVID-19 patients, at the newly set up Pandit Rajan Mishra Covid Hospital at Banaras Hindu University, in Varanasi. The hospital which became operational today, has been set up with the efforts of DRDO, the Armed Forces and the civil administration.

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Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath inspects AIIMS hospital, temporarily used for COVID-19 treatment, in Gorakhpur.

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Health workers give a dose of COVID-19 vaccine to a man and a woman during drive through vaccination at Sardar Patel cricket stadium in Ahmedabad.

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Health workers help a COVID-19 patient in wearing a PPE kit at a care centre set up at a school at Dwarka, in New Delhi.

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Ambulances outside the Guru Tegh Bahadur COVID-19 Care Centre at the Gurdwara Rakab Ganj Sahib that started operations from today, in New Delhi.

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A volunteer shows an oxygen concentrator machine as Guru Tegh Bahadur COVID-19 Care Centre at the Gurdwara Rakab Ganj Sahib started operations from today, in New Delhi.

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Workers arrange beds at a COVID-19 Care Center at NSCB Medical College in Jabalpur.

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Mireira Hernandez Luna performs during a solo competition of artistic swimming during European Swimming Championships in Duna Arena in Budapest, Hungary.

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Beneficiaries above 60 years of age wait to recieve COVID-19 vaccine dose at ESIS Hospital in Vashi in Navi Mumbai.

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Pakistan cricket team pose with the trophy after winning the series and test cricket matchs against Zimbabwe at Harare Sports Club, Harare.

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A doctor and health workers attend a COVID-19 patient at a care centre set up at a school at Dwarka, in New Delhi.

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A COVID-19 patient from Bone and Joint Hospital being shifted to a temporary COVID care centre at the Haj House for oxygen support, in Srinagar. Jammu and Kashmir reported 5190 new COVID-19 cases and 54 deaths in last 24 hours.

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A COVID-19 care centre set up at a school at Dwarka, in New Delhi.

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A technician maintains the oxygen for COVID-19 patients at a temporary coronavirus wellness centre, at the Haj House in Srinagar.

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Liquid Medical Oxygen (LMO) cryogenic containers are unloaded from Indian naval vessel INS Trikand that arrived from Hamad Port, Qatar at Naval Dockyard In Mumbai.

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Liquid Medical Oxygen (LMO) cryogenic containers are unloaded from Indian naval vessel INS Trikand that arrived from Hamad Port, Qatar at Naval Dockyard In Mumbai. The consignment is part of the French mission "Oxygen Solidarity Bridge" to support India's fight against COVID-19 pandemic.

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The Oxygen Express train carrying around 11 tankers of the life-saving gas reaches Delhi Cantt, in New Delhi.

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Beneficiaries wait in a queue to receive COVID-19 vaccine at a COVID-19 vaccination centre in Chikmagalur.

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Family members mourn the death of a COVID-19 patient in Patna.

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Beneficiaries above 18 years of age wait in a queue to receive COVID-19 vaccine at Moti Lal Nehru Medical college in Prayagraj.

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JMM chief Shibu Soren takes his first dose of COVID-19 vaccine in Ranchi.

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A Qatar Airways flight carrying another 1350 oxygen cylinders sent by British Oxygen Company from the UK, arrives in India to fight COVID-19.

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The Oxygen Express train carrying around 11 tankers of the life-saving gas reaches Delhi Cantt, in New Delhi.

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Volunteers pack food for COVID-19 patients at a community kitchen during COVID-induced lockdown, in Kozhikode.

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BJP's Himanta Biswa Sarma takes oath as the new Chief Minister of Assam, during his swearing-in ceremony at Srimanta Sankaradev Kalakshetra in Guwahati.

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BJP's Himanta Biswa Sarma takes oath as the new Chief Minister of Assam, during his swearing-in ceremony at Srimanta Sankaradev Kalakshetra in Guwahati.

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Assam Governor Jagdish Mukhi greets the new Chief Minister of Assam Himanta Biswa Sarma during his swearing-in ceremony at Srimanta Sankaradev Kalakshetra in Guwahati.

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New ministers after being sworn-in by West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankar during a ceremony at Raj Bhavan, in Kolkata.

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BJP's Himanta Biswa Sarma with party chief J P Nadda and former CM Sarbananda Sonowal before taking oath as the next Chief Minister of Assam, during his swearing-in ceremony at Srimanta Sankaradev Kalakshetra in Guwahati.

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People over 18 years of age wait to receive their first dose of COVID-19 vaccine at a vaccination centre set up by BLK-Max Hospital at the Radha Soami Satsang, in New Delhi.

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BJP's Himanta Biswa Sarma with wife Riniki Sarma before taking oath as the next Chief Minister of Assam, during his swearing-in ceremony at Srimanta Sankaradev Kalakshetra in Guwahati.

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Assam Governor Jagdish Mukhi with newly sworn-in Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma and ministers during the swearing-in ceremony at Srimanta Sankaradev Kalakshetra in Guwahati.

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People over 18 years of age wait to receive their first dose of COVID-19 vaccine at a vaccination centre set up by BLK-Max Hospital at the Radha Soami Satsang, in New Delhi.

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People over 18 years of age wait to receive their first dose of COVID-19 vaccine at a vaccination centre set up by BLK-Max Hospital at the Radha Soami Satsang, in New Delhi.

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People over 18 years of age wait to receive their first dose of COVID-19 vaccine at a vaccination centre set up by BLK-Max Hospital at the Radha Soami Satsang, in New Delhi.

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An elderly beneficiary comes out from a vaccination centre as others queue to receive the COVID-19 vaccine at BLK-Max Hospital at the Radha Soami Satsang, in New Delhi.

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An IAF aircraft carrying oxygen cylinders to help fight against COVID-19 arrives at Birsa Munda International Airport, in Ranchi.

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Heavy rush at a wholesale vegetable and fruit market, after relexation from 6AM to 10AM, during COVID-19 curfew in Jammu.

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BJP leader Himanta Biswa Sarma visits Sri Sri Ishwar Hati Satra at Saualkuchi before the oath-taking ceremony in Kamrup, Assam.

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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee with Assembly Speaker Biman Bandopadhyay during the swearing-in ceremony of new minister of the State, at the Raj Bhavan in Kolkata.

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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and Governor Jagdeep Dhankar during swearing-in ceremony of new minister of the State, at the Raj Bhavan in Kolkata.

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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee exchanges greetings with Governor Jagdeep Dhankar during swearing-in ceremony of new minister of the State, at the Raj Bhavan in Kolkata.

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Bollywood actor Emraan Hashmi spotted at Bandra in Mumbai.

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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee during the swearing-in ceremony of new minister of the State, at the Raj Bhavan in Kolkata.

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Beneficiaries get vaccinated against COVID-19 at a government run dispensary, in Patna.

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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee interacts with ministers during their swearing-in ceremony, at the Raj Bhavan in Kolkata.

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New ministers being sworn-in by West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankar (unseen) during a ceremony at Raj Bhavan, in Kolkata.

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BJP's Himanta Biswa Sarma visits Kamakhya temple before the taking oath, as the next chief minister of Assam, in Guwahati.

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An IAF flight carrying over 1300 oxygen concentrators and over 400 respirators arrives from Israel arrives in India to fight COVID-19.

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People against the Tokyo 2020 Olympics set to open in July, protest around Tokyo's National Stadium during an anti-Olympics demonstration.

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Beneficiaries gather at a COVID-19 vaccine center during the third phase of the countrywide COVID-19 inoculation drive, in Patna.

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People over 18 years of age fulfil formalities to receive COVID-19 vaccine doses at Moti Lal Nehru Medical College in Prayagraj.

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Maharashtra Protocol Minister Aditya Thackeray pays a goodwill visit to the naval dockyard as INS Trikand carrying a shipment of Liquid Medical Oxygen (LMO) cryogenic containers from Qatar's Hamad Port, as part of Samudra Setu II, arrives in Mumbai.

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Naval vessel INS Trikand carrying a shipment of Liquid Medical Oxygen (LMO) cryogenic containers from Qatar's Hamad Port, as part of Samudra Setu II, arrives at the naval dockyard in Mumbai.

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Police officers sieze a vehicle violating COVID-induced lockdown norms in Hubballi, Karnataka

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Beneficiaries above 45 years of age, wait for the dose of COVID-19 vaccine at KMC vaccination centre in Karad, Maharashtra.

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Beneficiaries wait to recieve COVID-19 vaccine dose at a COVID-19 vaccination centre in Mathura.

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A worker supplies oxygen from a tanker to the oxygen plant at Swaroop Rani Nehru Hospital for COVID-19 patients, in Prayagraj.

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A COVID-19 patient, on oxygen support, being taken to a government hospital in Jammu.

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People, not adhering to social distancing norms, throng a vegetable market during COVID-19 lockdown in Jabalpur.

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People over 18 years of age after receiving COVID-19 vaccine dose, at one of the largest vaccination sites set up by BLK-Max hospital at Radha Soami Satsang grounds, in New Delhi.

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People over 18 years of age wait to receive their first dose of COVID-19 vaccine at a vaccination centre set up by BLK-Max Hospital at the Radha Soami Satsang, in New Delhi.

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People over 18 years of age wait to receive their first dose of COVID-19 vaccine at a vaccination centre set up by BLK-Max Hospital at the Radha Soami Satsang, in New Delhi.

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BJP's Himanta Biswa Sarma with wife Riniki Sarma before taking oath as the next Chief Minister of Assam, during his swearing-in ceremony at Srimanta Sankaradev Kalakshetra in Guwahati.

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People against the Tokyo 2020 Olympics set to open in July, protest around Tokyo's National Stadium during the anti-Olympics demonstration. The banner in the background reads: "Oppose Tokyo Olympics."

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Mrinalinee Devi, mother of the new Chief Minister of Assam Himanta Biswa Sarma, blesses former CM Sarbananda Sonowal, during her son's oath ceremony at Srimanta Sankardeva International Auditorium, in Guwahati.

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PSG's Neymar celebrates his goal against Rennes during a French League One Soccer match between Rennes and PSG at the Roazhon Park stadium in Rennes, France.

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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain lifts his trophy on the podium after winning the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at the Barcelona Catalunya racetrack in Montmelo, just outside Barcelona, Spain. At left is second placed Red Bull driver Max Verstappen of the Netherlands.

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Allyson Felix, left, poses for a photo with Lynna Irby, center, and Gabby Thomas after they competed in the women's 200-meter dash during the USATF Golden Games at Mt. San Antonio College in Walnut, Calif. Thomas finished first, Felix finished second, and Irby finished third.

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Police officers console each other during a ceremony to commemorate a slain colleague at a police station in Avignon, southern France. Police officers and civilians gathered to commemorate the death of a police officer who was killed Wednesday at a known drug-dealing site in the southern France city of Avignon.

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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain celebrates with co-owner of the Mercedes F1 Team Sir Jim Ratcliffe, right, after winning the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at the Barcelona Catalunya racetrack in Montmelo, just outside Barcelona, Spain.

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Mercedes drivers Lewis Hamilton of Britain, left, and Valtteri Bottas of Finland, right, celebrate with co-owner of the Mercedes F1 Team Sir Jim Ratcliffe on the podium of the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at the Barcelona Catalunya racetrack in Montmelo, just outside Barcelona, Spain. Hamilton won the race and Bottas was third.

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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain steers his car during the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at the Barcelona Catalunya racetrack in Montmelo, just outside Barcelona, Spain.

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Red Bull driver Max Verstappen of the Netherlands steers his car during the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at the Barcelona Catalunya racetrack in Montmelo, just outside Barcelona, Spain.

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Mclaren driver Daniel Ricciardo of Australia takes a curve followed by Red Bull driver Sergio Perez of Mexico during the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at the Barcelona Catalunya racetrack in Montmelo, just outside Barcelona, Spain.

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Drivers stand during a ceremony at the starting grid before the start of the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at the Barcelona Catalunya racetrack in Montmelo, just outside Barcelona, Spain.

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Germany's Alexander Zverev holds the trophy after winning the men's final match against Italy's Matteo Berrettini at the Mutua Madrid Open tennis tournament in Madrid, Spain.

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Germany's Alexander Zverev holds the trophy after winning the men's final match against Italy's Matteo Berrettini at the Mutua Madrid Open tennis tournament in Madrid, Spain.

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European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen, center, makes a heart sign along with Erasmus European program students during Europe Day ceremony and the Future of Europe conference at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, eastern France.

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Germany's Alexander Zverev celebrates a point against Italy's Matteo Berrettini during the men's final match at the Mutua Madrid Open tennis tournament in Madrid, Spain.

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Children and other congregants attend a Sunday morning service of the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church at the Church of St. Mary in Mekele, in the Tigray region of northern Ethiopia. The head of the Ethiopian Orthodox Church, Patriarch Abune Mathias, in a video shot last month on a mobile phone and carried out of Ethiopia, sharply criticized Ethiopia's actions in the conflict in the country's Tigray region.

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Guns fire a salute during Victory Day, the 76th anniversary of the end of World War II in Europe in St. Petersburg, Russia.

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People against the Tokyo 2020 Olympics set to open in July, march to protest around Tokyo's National Stadium during an anti-Olympics demonstration.

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Fireworks explode over the Moscow's University during the celebration of the Victory Day in Moscow, Russia marking the 76th anniversary of the end of World War II in Europe.

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People who are against the Tokyo 2020 Olympics set to open in July, march around Tokyo's National Stadium during an anti-Olympics demonstration.

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Chelsea players celebrate with the Women's Super League trophy at Kingsmeadow, London. Chelsea retained the Women‚ Super League title and became the all-time record champion in the English game by beating Manchester City to first place. Chelsea was a 5-0 winner at home to Reading and finished two points ahead of City.

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Protesters from IHH, a Turkish pro-Islamic organization hold a rally outside Israel's consulate in Istanbul in support of Palestinians. Dozens of Palestinians were wounded in violent confrontations with police in Jerusalem overnight from Saturday to Sunday, when Muslims marked Laylat al-Qadr, or the "night of destiny," the holiest period of the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan. On Friday, more than 200 Palestinians were wounded in clashes at the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound and elsewhere in Jerusalem, drawing condemnations from Israel's Arab allies and calls for calm from the United States, Europe and the United Nations.

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French President Emmanuel Macron, right, and European Parliament President David Sassoli arrive at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, eastern France before launching the Conference on the Future of Europe and to mark Europe Day.

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An Israeli firefighter attempts to extinguish a fire caused by an incendiary balloon launched by Palestinians from the Gaza Strip, on the Israeli Gaza border. Protest groups affiliated with Gaza's militant Hamas rulers began launching the incendiary balloons to protest what they say are heavy-handed Israeli actions at the Al-Aqsa mosque and elsewhere in Jerusalem in recent days. Hamas had largely curtailed launches of the balloons over the past two years as part of an informal cease-fire.

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Serena Williams returns the ball during a training session at the Italian Open tennis tournament, in Rome.

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Italy's Fabio Fognini breaks his racket on the court during his match against Japan's Kei Nishikori at the Italian Open tennis tournament, in Rome.

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Palestinians evacuate a wounded man during clashes with Israeli security forces at the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound in Jerusalem's Old City. Israeli police clashed with Palestinian protesters at the flashpoint Jerusalem holy site on Monday, the latest in a series of confrontations that is pushing the contested city to the brink of eruption. Palestinian medics said at least 180 Palestinians were hurt in the violence at the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound, including 80 who were hospitalized.

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Palestinians clash with Israeli security forces at the Al Aqsa Mosque compound in Jerusalem's Old City. Israeli police clashed with Palestinian protesters at a flashpoint Jerusalem holy site on Monday, the latest in a series of confrontations that is pushing the contested city to the brink of eruption. Palestinian medics said at least 180 Palestinians were hurt in the violence at the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound, including 80 who were hospitalized.

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An Israeli police officer protects a Jewish driver who was attacked by Palestinian protesters near Jerusalem's Old City.

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Palestinians clash with Israeli security forces at the Al Aqsa Mosque compound in Jerusalem's Old City Monday.

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Palestinians evacuate a wounded man during clashes with Israeli security forces in front of the Dome of the Rock Mosque at the Al Aqsa Mosque compound in Jerusalem's Old City. Israeli police clashed with Palestinian protesters at a flashpoint Jerusalem holy site, the latest in a series of confrontations that is pushing the contested city to the brink of eruption.

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Palestinians evacuate a wounded protester during clashes with Israeli security forces at the Lions Gate in Jerusalem's Old City.

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