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Sep 17, 2019

Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets his mother Hiraben to seek her blessings on the occasion of his 69th birthday, in Gandhinagar, Gujarat.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets his mother Hiraben to seek her blessings on the occasion of his 69th birthday, in Gandhinagar, Gujarat.

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School children stand behind the 569 kg 'Laddu' specially made on 'Swachhta Diwas' to celebrate Prime Minister Narendra Modi's birthday, in New Delhi.

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Army Chief General Bipin Rawat interacts with Finance Commission Chairman NK Singh and other members, at Fire & Fury Corps HQ, at Leh.

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An Indian Air Force (IAF) Sukhoi Su-30MKI fighter which took off from Air Force Station Kalaikunda, successfully test-fired the indigenous Beyond Visual Range Air-to-Air Astra missile off Odisha coast as part of user trials, under the guidance of Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO).

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An Indian Air Force (IAF) Sukhoi Su-30MKI fighter which took off from Air Force Station Kalaikunda, successfully test-fired the indigenous Beyond Visual Range Air-to-Air Astra missile off Odisha coast as part of user trials, under the guidance of Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO).

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin and his wife Sarah casts their votes at a voting station in Jerusalem. Israelis began voting in an unprecedented repeat election that will decide whether longtime Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stays in power despite a looming indictment on corruption charges.

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Blue and White party leader Benny Gantz and his wife Revital vote in Rosh Haayin, Israel.

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A family votes in the settlement of Tekoa, West Bank.

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Enforcement Directorate (ED) officials take Congress leader DK Shivakumar to produce him at a special court in connection with a money-laundering case, in New Delhi.

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CPI(M) leader Mohd Yousuf Tarigami with party General Secretary Sitaram Yechury addresses a press conference, in New Delhi. The Supreme Court said that Tarigami is at liberty to go back to Srinagar as and when he feels that his health allows him to undertake the journey.

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Bollywood actor Sunny Deol gestures as he poses for a photograph with son and actors Karan Deol and Sahher Bambba during the promotion of upcoming film 'Pal Pal Dil Ke Paas', in New Delhi.

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Protesters hold banners outside the Supreme Court in London. The Supreme Court is set to decide whether Prime Minister Boris Johnson broke the law when he suspended Parliament on Sept. 9, sending lawmakers home until Oct. 14 — just over two weeks before the U.K. is due to leave the European Union.

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India cricket team batting coach Vikram Rathour addresses the media during their practice session on the eve of 2nd T-20 match against South Africa, in Mohali.

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External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar during a press conference on completion of first 100 days of MEA in the present government, in New Delhi.

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Founder of Sulabh International Bindeshwar Pathak, Union Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat and former shooter Abhinav Bindra along with school children cut the 569 kg 'Laddu' specially made on 'Swachhta Diwas' to celebrate Prime Minister Narendra Modi's birthday, in New Delhi.

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Union Minister for Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi attends 'Seva Diwas' on the occasion of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's birthday, in Rampur.

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Family members mourn near the body of Sivajyothi, a Uppal resident who died in the Godavari boat tragedy, in Hyderabad.

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Union Minister for Petroleum, Natural Gas and Steel, Dharmendra Pradhan, Russia's oil company Rosneft chief Igor Sechin and others pose for a photograph during a meeting, in New Delhi. Petroleum Secretary M M Kutty is also seen.

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A performer shows his skills on a newly launched Hero Cycles e-cycle 'Lectro', in New Delhi.

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A man swims near a building submerged in the floodwaters of River Ganga following monsoon rains, in Varanasi.

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Ultra orthodox Jews line up to vote in Bnei Brak, Israel. Israelis began voting in an unprecedented repeat election that will decide whether longtime Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stays in power despite a looming indictment on corruption charges.

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Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath, Computer Baba alias Namdeo Das Tyagi, Saint Subuddhanand and former chief minister Digvijaya Singh during 'Sant Samagam', in Bhopal.

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Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare Harsh Vardhan with Secretary, (H&FW), Preeti Sudan (R) inaugurates a ‘Poshan Maah 2019’ (National Nutrition Month) programme, at Nirman Bhawan in New Delhi. The scheme was launched in March 2018 to addresse various malnutritional challenges.

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Home Minister Amit Shah, RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group Chairman Sanjiv Goenka and Ambuja Neotia Group Chairman Harshavardhan Neotia release the convention souvenir during the 46th National Management Convention of the All India Management Association (AIMA), in New Delhi.

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Home Minister Amit Shah and RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group Chairman Sanjiv Goenka during the 46th National Management Convention of the All India Management Association (AIMA), in New Delhi.

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South African cricket captain Quinton de Kock addresses the media during the team's practice session on the eve of the 2nd T-20 cricket match against India, in Mohali.

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South African players during the team's practice session on the eve of the 2nd T-20 cricket match against India, in Mohali.

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A helicopter drops retardant as a wildfire spreads along the mountainside in the Kaysville/Fruit Heights area in Kaysville, Utah, threatening structures and forcing evacuations as it moves east.

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Models wear creations by Julien Macdonald at the Spring/Summer 2020 fashion week runway show in London.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi visits Cactus Garden on his birthday at Kevadiya in Narmada district. Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani and Governor Acharya Devvrat are also seen.

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Staffs members of MTR Corp. stand around an derailed train near Hung Hom station in Hong Kong. A passenger train derailed near Hong Kong's Hung Hom station, injuring several people, local media reported.

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President Ram Nath Kovind and his Slovenian counterpart Borut Pahor shake hands during the signing of agreements at Presidential Palace, Presernova 8, in Ljubljana, Slovenia.

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President Ram Nath Kovind and his Slovenian counterpart Borut Pahor shake hands during the signing of agreements at Presidential Palace, Presernova 8, in Ljubljana, Slovenia.

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BJP supporters along with child priests perform 'abhishek' of a photo of Prime Minister Narendra Modi with milk on the occasion of his birthday, at Sant Pashupatinath Ved School, in Patna.

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Buddhist monks and devotees from Sri Lanka offer prayers under the holy Bodhi tree at Mahabodhi Temple, in Bodhgaya.

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South Africa cricketer Quinton de Kock and Kagiso Rabada during a practice session ahead of their 2nd T-20 match against India, in Mohali.

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South Africa cricketer Kagiso Rabada is seen during a practice session ahead of the 2nd T-20 match against India, in Mohali.

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Children with kite during an awareness message against child labour, in Kolkata.

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Children with kite during an awareness message against child labour, in Kolkata.

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Children with kite during an awareness message against child labour, in Kolkata.

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Children fly kites during an awareness message against child labour, in Kolkata.

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Members of Indian disapora in Israel stand beside 'Gandhi Circle', which was inaugurated at a more prominent loaction to mark the 150th anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, in Kiryat Gat of Israel. The Gandhi roundabout, the first in Israel, was earlier inaugurated in Kiryat Gat in January 2016 to mark 60 years of the establishment of the township.

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From left, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Russian President Vladimir Putin shake hands during their meeting in Ankara, Turkey. The leaders of Russia, Iran and Turkey met in the Turkish to discuss the situation in Syria, with the aim of halting fighting in the northwest of the country and finding a lasting political solution to the 8 1/2 year civil war.

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US President Donald Trump arrives to speak at a campaign rally at the Santa Ana Star Center, in Rio Rancho, New Mexico.

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European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, center right, speaks with the media as he shakes hands with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson prior to a meeting at a restaurant in Luxembourg. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was holding his first meeting with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker in search of a longshot Brexit deal.

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Kartarpur Corridor Project Director Atif Majid address journalists at the site of the corridor in Narowal, 125kms from Lahore in Pakistan. Majid told the visiting journalists that so far 86 per cent of the work on the corridor has been completed and it will be opened on November 9.

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Medical workers show their palm with five fingers, signifying the five demands of protesters and chanted slogans as they stood in the foyer of the hospital before moving to different floors of the building at the Prince of Wales Hospital in Hong Kong. The anti-government protests have taken place since June and increasingly have been marked by violence and clashes with police.

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Medical workers display opened palm with five fingers, signifying the five demands of protesters and chanted slogans as they stood in the foyer of the hospital before moving to different floors of the building at the Prince of Wales Hospital in Hong Kong.

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A giant biodegradable landart painting by French-Swiss artist Saype is pictured in the "Parc des Bastions" in Geneva, Switzerland. With an overall area of 1,000 square meters, the 75 meters long and 15 meters wide painting was created using biodegradable pigments made out of charcoal, chalk, water and milk proteins. This art piece in the "Parc des Bastions" along with a second one in the "Parc de la Grange" marks the third step of the worldwide "Beyond Walls Project" aiming at creating the longest symbolic human chain around the world promoting values such as togetherness, kindness and openness to the world.

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British sculptor Antony Gormley poses among his Lost Horizon sculptures at the Royal Academy of Arts in London. The exhibition is Gormley's most significant solo show in the UK for over a decade, bringing together both existing and especially conceived new works that will take on the Royal Academy's main galleries across all 13 rooms.

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A protester in camouflage carries a toy weapon during a protest against fuel shortages, as two police officers walk past him in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Haiti was at a standstill with no public transportation available and banks, government offices, and schools closed amid street protests due to a fuel crisis.

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A man holds up a machete during a protest against fuel shortages in Port-au-Prince, Haiti.

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A lawyer holds a effigy with a scull represending a dead lawyer march during a protest against the planned pension change in Paris. French lawyers, doctors, nurses, pilots and others are taking to the streets of Paris to protest planned pension changes by French President Emmanuel Macron's government. Placard read, "no to the pension tax". Placard reads, "Macron wants my dead".

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Flight attendants march during a protest against the planned pension change in Paris.

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Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam speaks to reporters during a press conference at the government building in Hong Kong. Lam said the government asked international public relations firms to help restore the city's reputation, battered by months of pro-democracy protests, but was rejected.

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Pakistani workers give finishing touches to the shrine of Sikh spiritual leader Guru Nanak Dev, in Kartarpur, Pakistan.

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Britain's Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, President of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA), tours a new exhibition at the charity's temporary headquarters in London.

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General Motors employees Bobby Caughel, left, and Flint resident James Crump, shout out as they protest with other GM employees, United Auto Workers members and labor supporters outside of the Flint Assembly Plant in Flint, Mich. Thousands of members of the United Auto Workers walked off General Motors factory floors or set up picket lines as contract talks with the company deteriorated into a strike.

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A woman walks past a car parked elevated on a car lift outside an apartment building in Tokyo.

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NASA researchers work inside the Boeing 747SP air carft 'SOFIA' (Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy) at Stuttgart Airport. Sofia aircraft, which is a joint project of NASA and the German Aerospace Center (DLR), is the largest flying observatory in the world designed to observe the infrared universe and to provide data that can't be picked up by any other telescope on ground or in space.

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The life-size Lego Technic Bugatti Chiron is on display at the WestEnd City Center in Budapest, Hungary. The functioning and driveable Chiron was made from around one million Lego Technic pieces.

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Rescuers and volunteers work to successfully return a killer whale to sea near Mar Chiquita, Argentina. Seven killer whales were stranded on the coast before rescuers and volunteers returned six of them to sea, but one died in the process.

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Actress Michelle Dockery attends the premiere of "Downton Abbey," at Alice Tully Hall, in New York.

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Cobie Smulders, star of the ABC television series "Stumptown," poses alongside a 1980s Ford Mustang featured in the series at the premiere at the Petersen Automotive Museum in Los Angeles.

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Actress Laura Carmichael attends the premiere of "Downton Abbey," at Alice Tully Hall, in New York.

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Actor Tommy Lee Jones, from left, director James Gray, and actor Brad Pitt attend a special screening of "Ad Astra" at the National Geographic Museum in Washington.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi releases colourful butterflies at the Butterfly Park on the occasion of his 69th birthday, in Kevadia.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi visits the Cactus Garden on the occasion of his 69th birthday, in Kevadia. Gujarat Governor Acharya Dev Vrat and Chief Minister Vijay Rupani are also seen.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi visits the river rafting sports facility and inspects ongoing work at Jungle Safari on the occasion of his 69th birthday, in Kevadia.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi visits the river rafting sports facility and inspects ongoing work at Jungle Safari on the occasion of his 69th birthday, in Kevadia.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi looks over at the river rafting sports facility and inspects ongoing work at Jungle Safari on the occasion of his 69th birthday, in Kevadia.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi at a public meeting on the occasion of his 69th birthday, in Kevadia. Gujarat Governor Acharya Dev Vrat, Chief Minister Vijay Rupani Deputy Chief Minister Nitinbhai Patel are also seen.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi offers prayer on the occasion of his 69th birthday, at Garudeshwar Dutt Temple in Narmada district of Gujarat.

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School children line up in front of a 69-feet cake to celebrate Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 69th birthday, in Navi Mumbai.

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Union Minister Gen. V K Singh (retd) and senior BJP leader Vijay Goel during 'Sewa Saptah’s No to Plastic' campaign under the theme of 'One Ladoo - One Plastic' camp organised on the occason of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 69th birthday, in New Delhi.

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A view of a residential colony at Salori, flooded by the River Ganga following heavy rains, in Prayagraj.

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Women take selfies of a sand sculpture, created by artist Laxmi Gaud, which greets Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his birthday, at Juhu Beach in Mumbai.

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Metro workers demolish a damaged house, after evacuating residents in Bowbazar area, where several houses have been damaged owing to tunnel boring for East-West Metro corridor in Kolkata.

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Indian cricketer Deepak Chahar during a practice session on the eve of 2nd T-20 match against South Africa, in Mohali.

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Karun Nair of India A plays a shot during the day 1 of the 2nd unofficial cricket test match against South Africa A, in Mysuru. Nair is unbeaten on 78.

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Private vehicles ply on roads on the 44th day of strike after the abrogration of Article 370 and bifurcation of state, in Srinagar.

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Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) President Sharad Pawar waves at his supporters on his arrival for party's office bearers and workers' meeting, ahead of the State Assembly Elections, in Solapur. State's women wing President Rupali Chakankar is also seen.

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NDRF personnel conduct evacuation operations at flood-hit areas following heavy monsoon rainfall, in Bhind district of Madhya Pradesh.

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Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath with Congress General Secretary Jyotiraditya Scindia during a call on, in Bhopal.

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Hindus perform 'Pind Daan' rituals for salvation of their ancestors on the occasion of 'Pitra Pakch', in Bodh Gaya.

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BJP Working President JP Nadda and other being garlanded at a public meeting, in Sonipat.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman hands over the 12th century Buddha statue, brought back from UK by DRI, to Union Minister of State (I/C) of Culture Prahlad Singh, in New Delhi.

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People stand by the Sardar Sarovar Dam on the Narmada river at Kevadiya, in Gujarat.

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Newly-elected JNUSU President Aishe Ghosh (C) (in yellow dress), Vice-President Saket Moon (2ndR) and others celebrate in a procession after Delhi High Court declared results of Jawaharlal Nehru University Students’ Union (JNUSU) polls, at JNU Campus in New Delhi. The united front of Left student groups AISA, SFI, AISF, DSF won all the four central panel posts in the Jawaharlal Nehru University Students' Union (JNUSU) polls.

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Bollywood actress Mouni Roy on the sets of Dance India Dance show for promotion of her upcoming film 'Made in China', in Mumbai.

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Bollywood actors Sonam Kapoor and Dulquer Salmaan pose for photographs during a media interaction for the film "The Zoya Factor", in Mumbai.

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