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India's Pusarla V. Sindhu returns a shuttlecock to USA's Beiwen Zhang during their women's singles round of sixteen match at the BWF Badminton World Championships in the St. Jakobshalle in Basel, Switzerland.

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India's Saina Nehwal returns a shuttlecock to Denmark's Mia Blichfeldt during their women's singles round of sixteen match at the BWF Badminton World Championships in the St. Jakobshalle in Basel, Switzerland.

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India's Pusarla V. Sindhu cheers after winning her women's singles final match against Japan's Nozomi Okuhara at the BWF Badminton World Championships in Basel, Switzerland.

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India's H.S. Prannoy returns a shuttlecock to China's Lin Dan during their men's singles second round match at the BWF Badminton World Championships in the St. Jakobshalle in Basel, Switzerland.

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Roger Federer of Switzerland returns a ball during a training session for the Swiss Indoors tennis tournament at the St. Jakobshalle in Basel, Switzerland.

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India's Pusarla V. Sindhu returns a shuttlecock to USA's Beiwen Zhang during their women's singles round of sixteen match at the BWF Badminton World Championships in the St. Jakobshalle in Basel, Switzerland.

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Carnival revellers wearing lanterns during the 'Morgestraich' parade through the streets of Basel, Switzerland.

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Carnival revellers wearing lanterns and playing music during the 'Morgestraich' parade through the streets of Basel, Switzerland.

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The artwork "Exomind" (2017) by French-born New York based artist Pierre Huyghe is on display at the show Art Parcours in the context of the international art show Art Basel, in Basel, Switzerland. Parcours is the sector which engages the city's historical quarters with site-specific sculptures, interventions, and performances.

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Revelers parade during the carnival procession in Basel, Switzerland.

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Revelers wearing a Kim Jong-un and a Donald Trump costumes participate at the carnival procession in Basel, Switzerland.

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Revelers paarde during the carnival procession in Basel, Switzerland.

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Revellers with lanterns parade through the streets during the so-called 'Morgestraich' in Basel, Switzerland. The traditional 'Morgestraich' starting at 4 a.m. is the kick-off for the carnival of Basel.

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