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Jun 18, 2021

NSA Ajit Doval arrives for a meeting at Home Ministry in New Delhi.

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Commuters wade through a waterlogged road under railway Niranjan Bride after heavy rain, in Prayagraj.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the launch of the ‘Customized Crash Course programme for COVID-19 Frontline workers’, through video conferencing, in New Delhi.

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Slum dwellers who live beside railway tracks, play cricket during Covid-induced lockdown in Kolkata.

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Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Sanjay Saraf (C) and others come out of Election Commission office in New Delhi.

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Union Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan during the distribution of masks among Frontline Workers to promote COVID appropriate behaviour, at Union Health Ministry, Nirman Bhawan, in New Delhi.

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Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Chirag Paswan and others come out of Election Commission office in New Delhi.

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Patients wait outside a closed OPD of a hospital due to the nationwide doctors' strike, demanding a central law to protect doctors against violence, in Muzaffarpur.

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Children dive into the Arabian Sea during high tide, in Mumbai.

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UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath interacts with children under 'Mukhyamantri Bal Seva Yojna', in Gorakhpur district.

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Police personnel lathi-charge on contractual health workers demonstrating against DM's order of cancelation of reinstatement on various posts, at Sadar Hospital road in Muzaffarpur.

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A view of the Hiranandani Heritage building connected with a vaccination fraud case, at SV Road at Kandivali, in Mumbai.

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People gather outside closed OPD due to the nationwide doctor's strike demanding a central law to protect doctors against violence, at Patna Medical College and Hospital (PMCH).

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Visitors at the Gateway of India in Mumbai.

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Union Minister for Environment, Forest & Climate Change Prakash Javadekar, during the signing ceremony of Memorandum of Understanding between India and Bhutan for further developing co-operation in the areas of Environment, through video conferencing, in New Delhi.

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Waterlogging following heavy rains at Asansol area in Paschim Bardhaman district.

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India's Harmanpreet Kaur leaves the pitch after being out LBW on day three of the Women's International Test match between England and India at the Bristol County Ground, England.

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India's Mohammed Shami, second right, and Wriddhiman Saha, right, walk with the members of team support staff along the boundary after rain delayed start of the first day of the World Test Championship final cricket match between New Zealand and India, at the Ageas Bowl in Southampton, England.

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Lava erupts from a crater of Mt. Etna, Europe's largest active volcano, behind Santa Maria della Guardia church in Belpasso, near Catania, in southern Italian island of Sicily. Since Feb. 16, 2021, Mt. Etna has begun a series of spectacular eruptive episodes.

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Fishermen carry fish in a basket after authorities eased restrictions of Covid-19 lockdown, at Vizhinjam harbour in Thiruvananthapuram.

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New Zealand players walk across the field as rains delayed start of the first day of the World Test Championship final cricket match between New Zealand and India, at the Ageas Bowl in Southampton, England.

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Workers load sand on trucks from the banks of Musi river, near Ravulapenta village in Nalgonda district.

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Workers attempt to clear a road after a tree fell due to strong winds and heavy overnight rain, in Ahmedabad.

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An ambulance wades through a flooded street after heavy rain at Vindhyachal dham in Mirzapur.

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England's Sophie Ecclestone appeals for LBW India's Harmanpreet Kaur on day three of the Women's International Test match at the Bristol County Ground, England.

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A doctor of Indian Medical Association (IMA) holds a placard during a nationwide protest, demanding a central law to protect doctors against violence, in Guwahati.

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People purchase mobile accessories after relaxations in COVID-induced lockdown, in Kozhikode.

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An Indian fan holds a flag as rain delayed start of the first day of the World Test Championship final cricket match between New Zealand and India, at the Ageas Bowl in Southampton, England.

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A super sopper is used to remove water after rain delayed start of the first day of the World Test Championship final cricket match between New Zealand and India, at the Ageas Bowl in Southampton, England.

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah (C), Jammu and Kashmir Lt. Gov. Manoj Sinha (2L) and other officials during a meeting to review developmental activities in J&K, in New Delhi.

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Lok Sabha speaker Om Birla addresses a press conference at Parliament House in New Delhi.

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Beneficiaries wait in a queue to receive COVID-19 vaccine dose, during a vaccination drive at Harmada Dispensary, in Jaipur.

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Devotees offer prayers at the annual festival of Kheer Bhawani Temple, amid partial relaxation in the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, at Tulmula in Ganderbal district.

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5 accused arrested by police regarding Hiranandani Heritage vaccination case, at Kandivali Police station in Mumbai.

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Congress MLA from Marani Assembly Constituency, Rupjyoti Kurmi, tenders his resignation letter to Speaker of the Assam Assembly (ALA) Biswajit Daimary as member of Assam Legislative Assembly, at ALA premises in Guwahati.

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Assam Governor Prof. Jagdish Mukhi along with the First Lady of Assam Smt. Prem Mukhi greets Defence Minister Rajnath Singh at Raj Bhavan in Guwahati.

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Doctors of Indian Medical Association (IMA) hold placards during a nationwide protest, demanding a central law to protect doctors against violence, in Patna.

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Union Minister of Housing and Urban Affairs Hardeep Singh Puri addresses a press conference in New Delhi.

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The pitch area is seen covered as it rains ahead of the first day of the World Test Championship final cricket match between New Zealand and India, at the Ageas Bowl in Southampton, England.

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Railway workers and officials inspect after DEMU train derailed near Rajendra Nagar railway station in Indore.

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A medic administers a dose of COVID-19 vaccine to a woman at a village dispensary, on the outskirts of Jaipur.

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Beneficiaries wait for observation after receiving a dose of COVID-19 vaccine at a theatre hall, converted into a vaccination centre in Kolkata.

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A couple ride on a bicycle through a waterlogged area, at Alipore in Kolkata.

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Doctors of Indian Medical Association (IMA) hold placards during a nationwide protest, demanding a central law to protect doctors against violence, in Hyderabad.

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Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, BJP State President VD Sharma (C) and other functionaries during party's online conference meeting at BJP State headquarters in Bhopal.

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Communist Party of India (Marxist) activists stage a protest against the Central Government over rise in fuel and grocery prices, in Ranchi.

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A woman receives a dose of COVID-19 vaccine at Railway Hospital in Prayagraj.

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Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) activists stage a protest against Punjab governement for the alleged scam in the post-matric scholarship scheme for Dalit students, in Patiala.

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People wait outside the out patient department (OPD) of Lala Lajpat Rai Hospital, after OPD services resumed following the recent decline in COVID-19 cases, in Kanpur.

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Doctors of Indian Medical Association (IMA) hold placards during a nationwide protest, demanding a central law to protect doctors against violence, in Moradabad.

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Congress party activists raise slogans as cavalcade of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan passes by, during a protest demanding reduction of VAT on petroleum products in Bhopal.

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Indian track-and-field athlete Sardarni Man Kaur, who was diagnosed with gall bladder cancer, in Patiala.

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Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh along with Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa inspects a newely constructed 300 bedded COVID Care Hospital, in Guwahati.

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Villagers carry vessels to collect drinking water on a hot summer day at a village in Ajmer.

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Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli and his New Zealand counterpart Kane Williamson pose for a photograph with the World Test Championship (WTC) trophy ahead of their final match, in Southampton.

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Commuters hold umbrellas as they walk on a street during rain in Surat.

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16-member men’s hockey team, who will represent the country at the upcoming Tokyo Olympic Games 2020.

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Congress interim President Sonia Gandhi and party leader Rahul Gandhi with Tamil Nadu CM MK Stalin and his wife Durga Stalin, during a meeting in New Delhi.

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Doctors of Indian Medical Association (IMA) hold placards during a nationwide protest, demanding a central law to protect doctors against violence, in Agartala.

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Doctors of Indian Medical Association (IMA) hold placards during a nationwide protest, demanding a central law to protect doctors against violence, in Gurugram.

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Indian cricket team players along with staff pose for photographs ahead of the World Test Championship (WTC) final match against New Zealand, at The Ageas Bowl in Southampton.

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Indian cricket team players pose for photographs ahead of the World Test Championship (WTC) final match against New Zealand, at The Ageas Bowl in Southampton.

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In this picture released by the official website of the office of the Iranian supreme leader, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei arrives to vote at a polling station at Imam Khomeini mosque in his residence compound, in Tehran, Iran. A portrait of the late revolutionary founder Ayatollah Khomeini hangs at left.

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A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifts off from Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station, Florida seen from KARS Park on Merritt Island. The rocket is carrying a global positioning satellite for the U.S. Space Force.

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Chris Martin from the band Coldplay performs on NBC's "Today" show at Rockefeller Plaza in New York.

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Visitors enjoy a ride a roller coaster at Cinecitta' World amusement park in the outskirts of Rome in the day of its reopening. Amusement parks have been closed since Oct. 25 2020, when Italy's second national lockdown started.

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In this photo released by Xinhua News Agency, Chinese astronauts salute after successfully entering the Tianhe space station module as they are displayed on a big screen at the Beijing Aerospace Control Center in Beijing. China has launched the first three-man crew to its new space station in its the ambitious programs first crewed mission in five years.

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Players or Peru reacts after losing 4-0 against Brazil during a Copa America soccer match at Nilton Santos stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Brazil's Richarlison, left, celebrates with teammates Neymar, center, and Everton Ribeiro after scoring his side's 4th goal during a Copa America soccer match against Peru at Nilton Santos stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Peru's Andre Carrillo, left, controls the ball as Brazil's Alex Sandro challenges him during a Copa America soccer match at Nilton Santos stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Brazil's Neymar, left, celebrates after scoring his side's 2nd goal during a Copa America soccer match against Peru at Nilton Santos stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Brazil's Neymar, left, and Peru's Renato Tapia battle for the ball during a Copa America soccer match at Nilton Santos stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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A giant jersey in support of Danish player Christian Eriksen is displayed ahead of the Euro 2020 soccer championship group B match between Denmark and Belgium at the Parken stadium in Copenhagen, Denmark. Christian Eriksen was hospitalized after collapsing during Denmarks match with Finland.

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Players and the referee applaud during the break at the tenth minute to honour Denmark's Christian Eriksen during the Euro 2020 soccer championship group B match between Denmark and Belgium at Parken stadium in Copenhagen.

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A statue is decorated in Copenhagen, Denmark with a shirt of Danish national soccer player Christian Eriksen, who collapsed on the pitch during the Euro 2020 soccer match of Denmark against Finland last Saturday.

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India's Shafali Verma celebrates her half-century during day two of the Women's International Test cricket match against England, at the Bristol County Ground, Bristol, England.

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India's Smriti Mandhana, left, and Shafali Verma bump fists during day two of the Women's International Test cricket match against England, at the Bristol County Ground, Bristol, England.

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A general view of action, during day two of the Women's International Test cricket match between England and India, at the Bristol County Ground, in Bristol, England.

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Ukraine's goalkeeper Heorhiy Bushchan dives for the ball but fails to stop the North Macedonia goal during the Euro 2020 soccer championship group C match at the National Arena stadium in Bucharest, Romania.

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Ukraine's goalkeeper Heorhiy Bushchan dives for the ball but fails to stop the North Macedonia goal during the Euro 2020 soccer championship group C match at the National Arena stadium in Bucharest, Romania.

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North Macedonia's Ezgjan Alioski kicks a penalty during the Euro 2020 soccer championship group C match between Ukraine and North Macedonia at the National Arena stadium in Bucharest, Romania.

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Ukraine's Andriy Yarmolenko scores his side's opening goal during the Euro 2020 soccer championship group C match between Ukraine and North Macedonia at the National Arena stadium in Bucharest, Romania.

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Danish players applaud their fans after the Euro 2020 soccer championship group B match between Denmark and Belgium at Parken stadium in Copenhagen, Denmark. Belgium won 2-1.

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Belgium players celebrate after the Euro 2020 soccer championship group B match between Denmark and Belgium, at the Parken stadium in Copenhagen. Belgium won 2-1.

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Belgium's Kevin De Bruyne reacts after Thorgan Hazard scored during the Euro 2020 soccer championship group B match between Denmark and Belgium, at the Parken stadium in Copenhagen.

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Belgium's Thorgan Hazard, left, scores his side's first goal against Denmark's goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel , right, during the Euro 2020 soccer championship group B match between Denmark and Belgium in Copenhagen, Denmark.

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Denmark's Yussuf Poulsen celebrates after scoring his side's opening goal during the Euro 2020 soccer championship group B match between Denmark and Belgium, at the Parken stadium in Copenhagen.

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Belgium's Romelu Lukaku applauds during the break at the tenth minute to honour Denmark's Christian Eriksen during the Euro 2020 soccer championship group B match between Denmark and Belgium at Parken stadium in Copenhagen.

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Danish fans cheer for their national team prior to the Euro 2020 soccer championship group B match between Denmark and Belgium at Parken stadium in Copenhagen, Denmark.

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Netherland players celebrates with their fans after winning the Euro 2020 soccer championship group C match between the The Netherlands and Austria at Johan Cruijff ArenA in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

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Memphis Depay of the Netherlands celebrates after scoring his side's opening goal during the Euro 2020 soccer championship group C match between the The Netherlands and Austria at Johan Cruijff ArenA in Amsterdam.

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Colombia's Daniel Munoz, right, kneels on the grass at the end of a Copa America soccer match against Venezuela at the Olimpico stadium in Goiania, Brazil. The match ended 0-0.

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Venezuela's goalkeeper Wuilker Farinez, center, blocks a ball kicked by Colombia's Miguel Borja, right, during a Copa America soccer match at the Olimpico stadium in Goiania, Brazil.

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Referee Eber Aquino, center, shows the red card to Colombia's Luis Diaz, 14, during a Copa America soccer match against Venezuela at the Olimpico stadium in Goiania, Brazil.

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Venezuela's Jose Martinez, right, and Colombia's Wilmar Barrios go for a header during a Copa America soccer match at the Olimpico stadium in Goiania, Brazil.

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