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Vishwa Hindu Parishad leader Santosh Dubey (C) arrives at a special CBI court for a hearing in the Babri mosque demolition case, in Lucknow.

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A worker collects ripe 'Rataul' mangoes under a tree at an orchard in a village in Baghpat district of Uttar Pradesh.

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Mehboob plucks 'Rataul' mangoes in an orchard in a village in Baghpat district of Uttar Pradesh. India and Pakistan, where the variety is popular with name 'Anwar Rataul', are claiming for the ownership of its legacy. Recently the Central Institute for Subtropical Horticulture initiated the process for obtaining Geographical Indication tag for some mango varieties with Rataul mango one among them.

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Divyanshi Jain who has secured 100 per cent in CBSE 12th Board results meets UP Governor Anandiben Patel, at Raj Bhawan in Lucknow.

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Mayank Kushwaha flashes a victory sign as he scored 99 per cent and became the city topper after CBSE announced the results for class 10th, in Varanasi.

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A medic prepares to conduct COVID-19 testing, during Unlock 2.0, in Noida.

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Shop owners protest against the closure of Smart Bharat Mall, during Unlock 2.0, in Noida.

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Divyanshi Jain, a class 12th student who scored 100% marks in the CBSE class 12 results, poses for the photographer, in Lucknow.

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Justice (retired) Shashi Kant Agarwal, heading the one-member judicial commission probing the Kanpur ambush and encounter of slain gangster Vikas Dubey, interacts with police personnel during his visit to Bikaru village, in Kanpur. Headed by retired Allahabad High Court judge Shashi Kant Agarwal, the commission has been asked to submit its report in two months.

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Students celebrate their success after the announcement of CBSE's class 12th results, at their school in Moradabad.

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Devotees wait to perform 'abhishek' of Lord Shiva at the Kashi Vishwanath temple on the occasion of the second 'Somwar' of the holy month of 'Shravan', in Varanasi.

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Samajwadi Party supremo Akhilesh Yadav during an interview with PTI, at party headquarters in Lucknow.

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Senior BJP leader Kalyan Singh arrives to appear before a special CBI court in connection with the 1992 Babri mosque demolition case, in Lucknow.

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A man beats a utensil to drive away a swarm of locusts, during the total lockdown imposed by the state government for three consecutive days, in Lucknow.

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A Special Investigation Team visits the Bikru village, where eight policemen were killed by gangster Vikas Dubey on July 3, for investigation into the case, in Kanpur. Dubey was also killed in an encounter on July 10.

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A worker sprays sanitiser at a market area during a 55 hour intensified lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus disease, in Noida.

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An SIT team visits the Bikru village, where eight policemen were killed by gangster Vikas Dubey on July 3, for investigation, in Kanpur.

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Police barricades put on a road to block the movement of people towards Hathras and Aligarh districts, during a lockdown to curb the COVID-19 pandemic, in Mathura.

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A view of the Alambagh vegetable market with normal activities despite the lockdown in Lucknow.

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People buy vegetables at Alambagh vegetable market as usual despite the lockdown in Lucknow.

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Police personnel stand guard on a street, during the total lockdown imposed by the state government for three consecutive days due to surge in COVID-19 cases, in Varanasi.

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Police personnel outside closed Shri Krishna Janmasthan Temple during the total lockdown imposed by the state government for three consecutive days due to surge in COVID-19 cases, in Mathura.

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Notorious gangster Vikas Dubey's wife and son leave after his cremation at Bhairav Ghat Hindu Crematory, in Kanpur. Dubey, the main accused in Kanpur ambush case, was shot dead by police personnel at Bhauti area today when he allegedly tried to flee while travelling back to Kanpur from Ujjain in Madhya Pradesh after a day of his arrest.

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Big traffic jam on DND flyway after the authorities imposed total lockdown in the state for three consecutive days, in Noida.

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Mangled remains of a car at demolished residence of notorious gangster Vikas Dubey, main accused in Kanpur ambush case, where police security has been deployed, at Bikru village in Kanpur. Dubey was shot dead by police personnel at Bhauti area today when he allegedly tried to flee while travelling back to Kanpur from Ujjain in Madhya Pradesh.

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A strike of lightning illuminates the sky, at Indirapuram in Ghaziabad.

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Police personnel stop commuters during the total lockdown imposed by the state government for three consecutive days due to surge in COVID-19 cases, in Mathura.

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Police and media at the encounter site where gangster Vikas Dubey was killed when he allegedly tried to escape from the spot following an accident, near Kanpur.

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Police personnel at the encounter site where gangster Vikas Dubey was killed when he allegedly tried to escape from the spot following an accident, near Kanpur.

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Police personnel at the Lala Lajpat Rai Hospital (Hallett Hospital) where the body of gangster Vikas Dubey was brought for post-mortem in Kanpur. Dubey, accused of killing eight policemen, was killed in an encounter when he allegedly tried to escape from an accident spot while being brought to Kanpur from Ujjain in Madhya Pradesh a day after his arrest.

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Police personnel at the Lala Lajpat Rai Hospital (Hallet Hospital) where the body of gangster Vikas Dubey was brought for post-mortem in Kanpur.

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The body of gangster Vikas Dubey being brought for post-mortem at the Hallet Hospital in Kanpur.

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Police and media personnel at the Lala Lajpat Rai Hospital (Hallet Hospital) where the body of gangster Vikas Dubey was brought for post-mortem in Kanpur. Dubey, accused of killing eight policemen, was killed in an encounter when he allegedly tried to escape from an accident spot while being brought to Kanpur from Ujjain in Madhya Pradesh a day after his arrest.

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Police deployment at the residence of gangster Vikas Dubey's brother Deep Prakash in Krishna Nagar locality of Lucknow. Dubey, accused of killing eight policemen, was killed near Kanpur when he tried to escape the police custody while being brought from Ujain.

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Police deployment at the residence of gangster Vikas Dubey's brother Deep Prakash in Krishna Nagar locality of Lucknow. Dubey, accused of killing eight policemen, was killed near Kanpur when he tried to escape the police custody while being brought from Ujain.

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Sarla Dubey, mother of alleged gangster Vikas Dubey, speaks to media personnel in Lucknow. Gangster Vikas Dubey was arrested in Madhya Pradesh’s Ujjain on Thursday after a six-day manhunt following the Kanpur ambush in which eight policemen were gunned down.

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An overturned vehicle at the encounter site where gangster Vikas Dubey was killed while he tried to escape from the spot following an accident, near Kanpur. Dubey, accused of killing eight policemen, was being brought to Kanpur from Ujjain in Madhya Pradesh after his arrest on Thursday.

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Police personnel at the Hallet Hospital where the body of gangster Vikas Dubey was brought for post-mortem in Kanpur. Dubey, accused of killing eight policemen, was killed in an encounter when he allegedly tried to escape from an accident spot while being brought to Kanpur from Ujjain in Madhya Pradesh a day after his arrest.

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Police personnel try to pump water out of the well at notorious gangster Vikas Dubey's residence on suspicion of arms and ammunition to be hidden in it, in Kanpur. Dubey was involved in an ambush in Kanpur last week in which 8 policemen died.

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UP ADG (Law and order) Prashant Kumar addresses a press conference to brief about the developments in Kanpur ambush case, in Lucknow.

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Acharya Dharmendra Dev arrives to present himself at a special court in connection with Babri Masjid demolition case, in Lucknow.

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A driver prepare food on a truck trolly, in Ghaziabad

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Policemen ride motorcycles while participating in a rally organized on the anniversary of state government's 'Safe Drive Save Life' initiative, at Santipur in Nadia district.

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Shyamu Bajpai, an aide of notorious Vikas Dubey who was involved in an ambush in Kanpur last week, arrested after an encounter by the Chaubeypur police, in Kanpur.

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View of Taj Mahal as dark clouds hover in the sky, during Unlock 2.0, in Agra.

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UPCC President Ajay Kumar Lallu being detained by police during a march by Congress activists to Raj Bhawan to present a memorandum against the prevailing law and order situation in the state, in Lucknow.

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General Secretary of Ram Mandir Trust Champat Rai appears wait to appear before a special CBI court in connection with Babri mosque demolition case, in Lucknow.

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A medic collects swab sample from a woman for COVID19 tests as cases spike in the district of Moradabad.

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A view of the historic Taj Mahal in Agra. The Agra district administration has decided not to reopen the Taj Mahal for visitors amid concern over rising COVID-19 cases in the city, despite the government's decision to reopen monuments from July 6.

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Devotees wait to perform Abhishek of Lord Shiva at the Kashi Vishwanath temple on the occasion of the first Somwar of the holy month of 'Shravan', in Varanasi.

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Devotees wait to offer prayers to Lord Shiva at the Kashi Vishwanath temple on the occasion of the first Somwar of the holy month of 'Sawan', in Varanasi.

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Devotees wait to perform 'abhishek' of Lord Shiva at the Kashi Vishwanath temple on the occasion of the first Somwar of the holy month of 'Sawan', in Varanasi.

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Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath performs Rudrabhishek puja at the Gorakhnath Math on the first day of the holy month of 'Sawan' in Gorakhpur.

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Ambulance arrives near the candle-manufacturing factory after a major fire broke out in it around 3 pm, at Modi Nagar in Ghaziabad.

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Police personnel inspect the candle-manufacturing factory after a major fire broke out in it, at Modi Nagar in Ghaziabad.

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Police personnel inspect the candle-manufacturing factory after a major fire broke out in it, at Modi Nagar in Ghaziabad.

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Debries lie on the ground after demolition of the residence of main accused in the Kanpur encounter case, Vikas Dubey, in Kanpur. The encounter took place when the police team was approaching to arrest Vikas Dubey, a history-sheeter facing 60 criminal cases, on the intervening night of Thursday and Friday.

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Vehicles allegedly left behind by miscreants and main accused in the Kanpur encounter case, Vikas Dubey, are seen at a police yard, in Kanpur. The encounter took place when the police team was approaching to arrest Vikas Dubey, a history-sheeter facing 60 criminal cases, on the intervening night of Thursday and Friday.

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Daya Shankar Agnihotri, an alleged accomplice of main accused in the Kanpur encounter case, Vikas Dubey, at a hospital after being arrested, in Kanpur. The encounter took place when the police team was approaching to arrest Vikas Dubey, a history-sheeter facing 60 criminal cases, on the intervening night of Thursday and Friday.

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UP CM Yogi Adityanath plants a sapling, during the inauguration of a plantation drive across the state, in Lucknow.

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A nurse, who was posted in COVID-19 duty and exposed to the virus, being welcomed by relatives and neighbours as she returns home on completion of her treatment, in Lucknow.

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Mahant Divya Giri sanitises a shivling inside a temple ahead of the holy month of 'sawan', in Lucknow.

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Devotees take a dip in the Ganga river on 'Guru Purnima' festival, during Unlock 2.0, in Prayagraj.

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Relatives, villagers and officials pay tribute to Sub-Inspector Nebbu Lal Bind, who was martyred during an encounter in Kanpur, during his funeral ceremony, in Bhadohi district of UP.

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A police constable steps out of the district probation office where 13 children found positive with coronavirus, in Noida.

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People queue-up to collect free ration kits distributed by volunteers during the unlock 2.0, in Ghaziabad

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Police personnel carry the mortal remains of Constable Jitendra Pal Singh who died in Kanpur encounter yesterday, at Barari village in Mathura.

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Former DM of Faizabad, RN Srivastav, arrives at a special CBI court for a hearing in Babri mosque demolition case, in Lucknow.

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ADG Law and Order Prashant Kumar being shown a site during a visit to the Bikhru village after an encounter between the police and history sheeter Vikas Dubey and other criminals, under Chaubey Pur Police Station in Kanpur. At least 8 police personnel including a Deputy Superintendent of Police were killed in the encounter.

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A police personnel at the Bikhru village after an encounter with the criminals, under Chaubey Pur Police Station in Kanpur. At least 8 police personnel including a Deputy Superintendent of Police have been killed in the encounter.

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Additional Director General (ADG) Law and Order Prashant Kumar visits spot of encounter in Bikaru village where 8 police personnel lost their lives after being fired upon by criminals, in Kanpur.

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Police personnel investigate the site after an encounter between the policemen and criminals ended, in Kanpur. At least eight Uttar Pradesh police personnel, including a deputy superintendent of police, were killed.

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Cars parked inside the house of criminal Vikas Dubey near the spot of encounter in Bikaru village, where 8 police personnel lost their lives after being fired upon by criminals, in Kanpur. The encounter took place when the police team was approaching to arrest Vikas Dubey, a history-sheeter facing 60 criminal cases, in Dikru village under Chaubeypur police station on the intervening night of Thursday.

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Uttar Pradesh Congress Committee (UPCC) president Ajay Kumar Lallu addresses a press conference at the party office, in Lucknow.

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Senior BJP leader Uma Bharti arrives at a special CBI court for a hearing in Babri mosque demolition case, in Lucknow.

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UPCC President Ajay Kumar Lallu and other party workers raise slogans after being detained during a protest against the arrest of Uttar Pradesh Congress minority cell chief Shahnawaz Alam, in Lucknow. Alam has been arrested in connection with violence during a protest against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act in the state capital last year.

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A helicopter, well equipped for the aerial spray to eliminate the swarms of locusts, takes off after its flag-off ceremony by Union Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Minister Narendra Singh Tomar (unseen), in Greater Noida.

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A helicopter, well equipped for the aerial spray to eliminate the swarms of locusts, takes off after its flag-off ceremony by Union Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Minister Narendra Singh Tomar (unseen), in Greater Noida.

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Union Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Minister Narendra Singh Tomar flags off a helicopter, well equipped for the aerial spray of pesticides to eliminate the swarms of locusts, in Greater Noida.

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Water-logging outside Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose District Hospital following heavy rain, in Gorakhpur.

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Devotees try to remove rain-water from flooded Mukteswar Nath Mandir after heavy rains in Gorakhpur.

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Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath visits the Ram Janmabhoomi site to inspect the ongoing temple construction work, in Ayodhya.

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Students celebrate after clearing Uttar Pradesh Board Examination, in Mathura.

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Horse carts ply on a road amid a monsoon shower in Lucknow.

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Two men try to cover themselves as they cross a road amid monsoon rains, during Unlock 1 process of the COVID-19 lockdown in Lucknow.

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Suheldev Bharstiya Samaj Party President Om Prakash Rajbhar being stopped by the police while he was staging a protest along with his fellow MLAs against the price hike of petrol and diesel by going to Vidhan Sabha on bicycles, in Lucknow.

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People collect free ration kits distributed by Live Aid India volunteers during lockdown to curb the spread of new coronavirus at Vaishali, Ghaziabad.

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People line up for free ration kits distributed by Live Aid India volunteers during lockdown to curb the spread of new coronavirus at Vaishali, Ghaziabad.

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Passengers arrive at Govindpuri station to board a train to their native places, in Kanpur.

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Congress activists raise slogans in protest against the hike in fuel price, in Lucknow.

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A woman pulls her cycle through a waterlogged road after pre-Monsoon rains, in Ghaziabad.

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Mahant Dharam Das reacts as he arrives for a hearing at CBI special court on the Babri mosque demolition case, in Lucknow.

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Police personnel detain a Samajwadi Party (SP) activist during a protest demanding relaxation in school and college fees, at Hazaratganj in Lucknow.

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A view of the solar eclipse as seen in the sky from Indirapuram in Ghaziabad.

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People practice 'yoga' on the bank of the Ganga River on the occasion of the international Day of Yoga, in Varanasi.

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A view of the solar eclipse as seen in the skies of Dehradun.

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A view of the solar eclipse as seen in the sky from Ghaziabad.

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Mahant Divya Giri along with his followers practices 'yoga' at the Gomti River bank on the 6th International Day of Yoga, in Lucknow.

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A truck loaded with papayas overturns at Agra-Delhi National Highway.

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Police personnel inspect the mangled remains of a vehicle, after a slab of a bridge under construction collapsed near Malavan police station area in Etah district. Reportedly,two people died due to the collapse.

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