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May 30, 2020

A municipal worker operates a customized tractor to spray disinfectants at a police housing colony, during the ongoing nationwide COVID-19 lockdown, in Ahmedabad.

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Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal addresses a digital press conference over the COVID-19 crisis, in New Delhi.

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People look at an uprooted tree that fell on a house during storm in Mathura.

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Health workers prepare a temporary set-up of 1450 beds for COVID-19 patients, during the ongoing nationwide lockdown, in Chennai. Tamil Nadu Housing board quarters converted into a COVID Care Centre for quarantine.

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Workers construct wheels of the chariots for Lord Jagannath's Rath Yatra, which is scheduled to be held on June 23, in Puri.

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A woman prepares bidi, a leaf hand-rolled with tobacco at her shop, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Kabiraj Tilla on the outskirts of Agartala.

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Shopkeepers open their shops near Kalighat Kali temple as the authorities permitted to open temples and religious places from June 01, during the fourth phase of COVID 19 nationwide lockdown, in Kolkata.

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Tamil Nadu Housing board quarters that have been converted into the temporary set-up of 1450 beds for COVID-19 patients, during the ongoing nationwide lockdown, in Chennai.

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A man leaves after buying liquor bottles from a wine shop, amid ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Kochi.

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Migrants sit in a bus to reach their native places in the state after they arrive at Howrah station by train, during the fourth phase of nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus, in Kolkata.

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Migrants board a bus to reach their native places in the state after they arrive at Howrah station by train, during the fourth phase of nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus, in Kolkata.

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Migrants in a queue to board a bus for Amritsar Railway Station to leave for their native places, during ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Amritsar.

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Fishermen remove their boats with the help of a crane before the arrival of monsoon season, at a beach near Badhwar Park, Colaba in Mumbai.

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Indian nationals step out of the terminal at Kempegowda Airport after arriving by a special Air India flight from Frankfurt (Germany) amid COVID-19 pandemic, in Bengaluru. Indian citizens are being brought back to the country under the repatriation exercise 'Vande Bharat'.

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Farmers walk through heavy rain, at Ranaghat in Nadia.

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Swarms of locust in Bikaner. Locust swarms are reportedly damaging crops around the area creating a threat on the livelihood of farmers.

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Railway workers spray disinfectant at Danapur Railway Station during ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Patna.

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Oil tankers move slowly on the Rohtang Pass road after it was opened by the Border Roads Organisation (BRO), during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Lahaul-Spiti district.

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Migrants wait to board buses to reach their native place outside Howrah Station, during the 4th phase of nationwide COVID-19 lockdown, in Kolkata.

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Villagers explain their concern with the policemen during a protest against the setup of a proposed quarantine center at a school at Santipur in Nadia district.

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Passengers stand in a queue to book their tickets at Howrah Railway Station, after ticket reservation counters opened as part of a graded restoration of passenger railway services, during the fourth phase of COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Kolkata.

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A labourer sorts pulses at a market, during ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Jabalpur.

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Buses parked at Varanasi Cantt railway station to carrry migrants to their native places, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Varanasi.

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A boy jumps into Narmada River to beat the heat, during ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Jabalpur.

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Traders wearing face masks wait for buyers next to boxes of Lychees at a wholesale fruit market in Bengaluru.

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A trader wearing a face mask waits for buyers next to a pile of pineapples at a wholesale fruit market in Bengaluru.

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Teachers check answer sheets of students who appeared for Uttar Pradesh Board examination Class 10th and 12th at a center, during the nationwide COVID-19 lockdown, in Mathura.

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A passerby looks at cars buried under the debris of a wall that collapsed during heavy rain, in Agra.

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Migrants, not adhering to social distancing norm, board a bus outside Danapur railway station, during ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Patna.

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Family members, wearing protective suits, react after attending the cremation of kin, who died of COVID-19, during the ongoing nationwide lockdown, in Karad.

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Municipal workers wearing protective suits prepare to cremate the body of a COVID-19 patient, during the ongoing nationwide lockdown, in Karad.

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Migrants, not adhering to social distancing norm, board a train at Danapur railway station, during ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Patna.

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People wait outside a popular eatery for their takeaway food orders in Bengaluru. India started easing lockdown restrictions earlier this month, allowing reopening of shops and manufacturing and resumption of some trains and domestic flights and vehicles' movement. The federal government is expected to issue a new set of guidelines this weekend, possibly extending the lockdown in worst-hit areas.

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People wait or takeaway food outside a popular eatery in Bengaluru.

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An elderly reacts as a staff member checks his body temperature before allowing him into an eatery in Bengaluru.

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Auto rickshaw drivers wearing face masks wait for customers outside a wholesale fruit market in Bengaluru.

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A trader wears a face shield and mask as he talks on his mobile phone at a wholesale fruit market in Bengaluru.

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The SpaceX Falcon 9, with Dragon crew capsule on top of the rocket, sits on Launch Pad 39-A at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida. Two astronauts will fly on the SpaceX Demo-2 mission to the International Space Station scheduled for launch on Saturday, May 30. For the first time in nearly a decade, astronauts will blast into orbit aboard an American rocket from American soil, a first for a private company.

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Migrants walk along a road on NH-24 to reach their native places, during the nationwide COVID-19 lockdown, in Ghaziabad.

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Migrants walk along a road on NH-24 to reach their native places, during the nationwide COVID-19 lockdown, in Ghaziabad.

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A trader carries a box of Lychees before loading it onto a truck at a wholesale fruit market in Bengaluru.

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Migrants run across railway tracks after deboarding a train at Danapur railway station, during ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Patna.

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A worker, wearing protective suit, assists an ill passenger traveling from Delhi at Jai Prakash Narayan International Airport, during ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Patna.

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A farmer transports wood logs on a bullock cart at a village, during the nationwide COVID-19 lockdown, in Krishnanagar of Nadia district.

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Few Kashmiri Pandits offer prayers at the replica of Kheer Bhawani temple on the occasion of the annual Kheer Bhawani Mela, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Jammu.

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Fans attend the drive-in concert of the Hungarian rock band Tankcsapda at the Debrecen International Airport in Debrecen, Hungary when concert halls are still closed in Hungary due to the pandemic of the novel coronavirus COVID-19.

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Soccer players play front of empty stands during the German Bundesliga soccer match between SC Freiburg and Bayer 04 Leverkusen in Freiburg. Because of the coronavirus outbreak all soccer matches go the German Bundesliga without spectators.

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Freiburg's Luca Waldschmidt, left, and Leverkusen's Moussa Diaby challenge for the ball during the German Bundesliga soccer match between SC Freiburg and Bayer 04 Leverkusen in Freiburg, Germany.

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Cologne's Amber Barrett,front right, battles for the ball with Wolfsburg's Joelle Wedemeyer, center left, during the German Women Bundesliga match between VfL Wolfsburg and 1. FC Cologne in Wolfsburg, Germany. With this match the German Women Bundesliga continue the season after the break because of the coronavirus outbreak.

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Pro-democracy activists, from left; Joshua Wong, Nathan Law and Agnes Chow attend a press conference in Hong Kong. US President Donald Trump has announced a series of measures aimed at China as a rift between the two countries grows. He said Friday that he would withdraw funding from the World Health Organization, end Hong Kong's special trade status and suspend visas of Chinese graduate students suspected of conducting research on behalf of their government.

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Pro-China supporters hit the effigy of U.S. President Donald Trump outside the U.S. Consulate during a protest in Hong Kong.

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Workers wearing protective gear disinfect as a precaution against the new coronavirus in a class at a high school in Busan, South Korea.

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Protesters hold a British National (Overseas) passport and Hong Kong colonial flag in a shopping mall during a protest against China's national security legislation for the city, in Hong Kong. The British government says t it will grant hundreds of thousands of Hong Kong residents greater visa rights if China doesn't scrap a planned new security law for the semi-autonomous territory. U.K. Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab said about 300,000 people in Hong Kong who hold British National (Overseas) passports will be able to stay in Britain for 12 months rather than the current six.

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Protesters take their knees on 2nd Street during a protest in Des Moines. Protests have been erupting all over the country after George Floyd died earlier this week in police custody in Minneapolis.

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A man throws a hand truck into the window of vandalized CVS store during a protest over the death of George Floyd, in Los Angeles. Floyd died in police custody Monday in Minneapolis.

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A migrant laborer walks with her belongings after arriving from Maharashtra state, in Prayagraj. India is extending the ongoing lockdown in containment zones till June 30 but will allow all economic activities to restart in a phased manner outside these areas even though coronavirus cases continue to rise in its major cities. The upcoming reopening phase which will start Monday is called Unlock 1, the home ministry said in a directive Saturday.

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People sing 'Bande Utkal Janani', Odisha's unofficial state song to motivate COVID-19 warriors in front of Jagannath Temple, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Puri.

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Security personnel sing 'Bande Utkal Janani', Odisha's unofficial state song to motivate COVID-19 warriors in front of Jagannath Temple, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, at Police Seva Bhawan in Bhubaneswar.

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Migrants rush to board a bus to reach their native places in the state after they arrive at Howrah station by train, during the fourth phase of nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus, in Kolkata.

Railing of Taj Mahal damaged after the thunderstorm in Agra.

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Kolkata: Migrants look for transport to reach their native places after they arrive at Howrah station by train, during the fourth phase of nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus, in Kolkata.

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Health workers and relatives of a Yemen citizen (Ademi Wasfi Taher Abdo Thabit) perform burial who died from COVID-19, at Jadid Qabristan Ahle Islam graveyard, near ITO in New Delhi.

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Few Kashmiri Pandits offer prayers at the replica of Kheer Bhawani temple on the occasion of the annual Kheer Bhawani Mela, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Jammu.

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Philippine Naval Ship BRP Ramon Alcaraz experienced an incident of fire on board during the return passage while carrying stranded Philippine nationals amid its visit to Kochi from 06 to 08 May. Technical teams from Naval Ship Repair Yard, Kochi and Philippine crew undertook repair work and rendered the ship sea-worthy within 10 days.

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A rickshaw puller ferrying passengers rides through a dust storm, in Prayagraj.

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Migrants wait outside Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus to catch the special train to reach their native places, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Mumbai.

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A monkey sits on a goat at Bastistha temple, in Guwahati.

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Bollywood actor Sonu Sood meets Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari at Raj Bhavan, in Mumbai. Sood briefed the Governor about his ongoing work to help the migrants to reach their home states and provide them food.

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A man quarantines himself outside his home after traveling outside the state, during ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Bihar Sharif.

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