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Students shout slogans during a "Fridays for Future" march calling for urgent measures to combat climate change, in New Delhi, India, September 27, 2019. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

Students shout slogans during a "Fridays for Future" march calling for urgent measures to combat climate change, in New Delhi, India, September 27, 2019. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

Students shout slogans during a "Fridays for Future" march calling for urgent measures to combat climate change, in New Delhi, India, September 27, 2019. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis
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A worker decorates a pandal or a temporary platform for the upcoming Hindu festival of Durga Puja in Kolkata, India, September 29, 2019. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

A worker decorates a pandal or a temporary platform for the upcoming Hindu festival of Durga Puja in Kolkata, India, September 29, 2019. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

A worker decorates a pandal or a temporary platform for the upcoming Hindu festival of Durga Puja in Kolkata, India, September 29, 2019. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
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A man and a boy ride a scooter through a flooded road after heavy rains in Prayagraj, India, September 29, 2019. REUTERS/Jitendra Prakash

A man and a boy ride a scooter through a flooded road after heavy rains in Prayagraj, India, September 29, 2019. REUTERS/Jitendra Prakash

A man and a boy ride a scooter through a flooded road after heavy rains in Prayagraj, India, September 29, 2019. REUTERS/Jitendra Prakash
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People hold placards during a protest against the ban on the sale, import and manufacture of e-cigarettes by the Indian government, in New Delhi, September 28, 2019. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

People hold placards during a protest against the ban on the sale, import and manufacture of e-cigarettes by the Indian government, in New Delhi, September 28, 2019. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

People hold placards during a protest against the ban on the sale, import and manufacture of e-cigarettes by the Indian government, in New Delhi, September 28, 2019. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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Devotees gather to perform Tarpana, a religious ritual on the banks of the Ganges river to honour the souls of their departed ancestors during the auspicious day of Mahalaya in Kolkata, India, September 28, 2019. REUTERS/Ranita Roy

Devotees gather to perform Tarpana, a religious ritual on the banks of the Ganges river to honour the souls of their departed ancestors during the auspicious day of Mahalaya in Kolkata, India, September 28, 2019. REUTERS/Ranita Roy

Devotees gather to perform Tarpana, a religious ritual on the banks of the Ganges river to honour the souls of their departed ancestors during the auspicious day of Mahalaya in Kolkata, India, September 28, 2019. REUTERS/Ranita Roy
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An Indian security force personnel stands guard in a street early morning during restrictions following scrapping of the special constitutional status for Kashmir by the Indian government, in Srinagar, September 27, 2019. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

An Indian security force personnel stands guard in a street early morning during restrictions following scrapping of the special constitutional status for Kashmir by the Indian government, in Srinagar, September 27, 2019. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

An Indian security force personnel stands guard in a street early morning during restrictions following scrapping of the special constitutional status for Kashmir by the Indian government, in Srinagar, September 27, 2019. REUTERS/Danish Ismail
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ATTENTION EDITORS - SENSITIVE MATERIAL. THIS IMAGE MAY OFFEND OR DISTURB Students display placards during a "Fridays for Future" march calling for urgent measures to combat climate change, in New Delhi, India, September 27, 2019. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

ATTENTION EDITORS - SENSITIVE MATERIAL. THIS IMAGE MAY OFFEND OR DISTURB Students display placards during a "Fridays for Future" march calling for urgent measures to combat climate change, in New Delhi, India, September 27, 2019. REUTERS/Anushree...more

ATTENTION EDITORS - SENSITIVE MATERIAL. THIS IMAGE MAY OFFEND OR DISTURB Students display placards during a "Fridays for Future" march calling for urgent measures to combat climate change, in New Delhi, India, September 27, 2019. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis
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People stage a die-in during a "Fridays for Future" march calling for urgent measures to combat climate change, in New Delhi, India, September 27, 2019. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

People stage a die-in during a "Fridays for Future" march calling for urgent measures to combat climate change, in New Delhi, India, September 27, 2019. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

People stage a die-in during a "Fridays for Future" march calling for urgent measures to combat climate change, in New Delhi, India, September 27, 2019. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis
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A Kashmiri woman shouts slogans at a protest site after Friday prayers during restrictions following scrapping of the special constitutional status for Kashmir by the Indian government, in Srinagar, September 27, 2019. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

A Kashmiri woman shouts slogans at a protest site after Friday prayers during restrictions following scrapping of the special constitutional status for Kashmir by the Indian government, in Srinagar, September 27, 2019. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

A Kashmiri woman shouts slogans at a protest site after Friday prayers during restrictions following scrapping of the special constitutional status for Kashmir by the Indian government, in Srinagar, September 27, 2019. REUTERS/Danish Ismail
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A participant holds a replica depicting globe on fire during a "Fridays for Future" march calling for urgent measures to combat climate change, in Mumbai, India, September 27, 2019. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

A participant holds a replica depicting globe on fire during a "Fridays for Future" march calling for urgent measures to combat climate change, in Mumbai, India, September 27, 2019. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

A participant holds a replica depicting globe on fire during a "Fridays for Future" march calling for urgent measures to combat climate change, in Mumbai, India, September 27, 2019. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas
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Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi addresses the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly at U.N. headquarters in New York, U.S., September 27, 2019. REUTERS/Brendan Mcdermid

Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi addresses the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly at U.N. headquarters in New York, U.S., September 27, 2019. REUTERS/Brendan Mcdermid

Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi addresses the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly at U.N. headquarters in New York, U.S., September 27, 2019. REUTERS/Brendan Mcdermid
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Masked Kashmiri demonstrators are seen at a protest site after Friday prayers during restrictions following scrapping of the special constitutional status for Kashmir by the Indian government, in Srinagar, September 27, 2019. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

Masked Kashmiri demonstrators are seen at a protest site after Friday prayers during restrictions following scrapping of the special constitutional status for Kashmir by the Indian government, in Srinagar, September 27, 2019. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

Masked Kashmiri demonstrators are seen at a protest site after Friday prayers during restrictions following scrapping of the special constitutional status for Kashmir by the Indian government, in Srinagar, September 27, 2019. REUTERS/Danish Ismail
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Residents walk past a damaged car after a wall collapsed following heavy rains in Pune, India, September 26, 2019. REUTERS/Jignesh Mistry

Residents walk past a damaged car after a wall collapsed following heavy rains in Pune, India, September 26, 2019. REUTERS/Jignesh Mistry

Residents walk past a damaged car after a wall collapsed following heavy rains in Pune, India, September 26, 2019. REUTERS/Jignesh Mistry
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A vendor fills tea in a plastic cup at a roadside tea stall in Ahmedabad, India, September 26, 2019. REUTERS/Amit Dave

A vendor fills tea in a plastic cup at a roadside tea stall in Ahmedabad, India, September 26, 2019. REUTERS/Amit Dave

A vendor fills tea in a plastic cup at a roadside tea stall in Ahmedabad, India, September 26, 2019. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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An artisan applies finishing touches to a decorative ceiling of a pandal or a temporary platform during preparations for the upcoming Hindu festival of Durga Puja in Kolkata, India, September 26, 2019. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

An artisan applies finishing touches to a decorative ceiling of a pandal or a temporary platform during preparations for the upcoming Hindu festival of Durga Puja in Kolkata, India, September 26, 2019. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

An artisan applies finishing touches to a decorative ceiling of a pandal or a temporary platform during preparations for the upcoming Hindu festival of Durga Puja in Kolkata, India, September 26, 2019. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
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An artisan tries a gold face on an idol of the Hindu goddess Durga during a media preview inside a workshop during preparations for the upcoming Durga Puja festival in Kolkata, India, September 26, 2019. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

An artisan tries a gold face on an idol of the Hindu goddess Durga during a media preview inside a workshop during preparations for the upcoming Durga Puja festival in Kolkata, India, September 26, 2019. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

An artisan tries a gold face on an idol of the Hindu goddess Durga during a media preview inside a workshop during preparations for the upcoming Durga Puja festival in Kolkata, India, September 26, 2019. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
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Participants dressed in traditional attire pose for pictures during rehearsals for Garba, a folk dance, in preparations for the upcoming Navratri, a festival during which devotees worship the Hindu goddess Durga, in Ahmedabad, India, September 25, 2019. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Participants dressed in traditional attire pose for pictures during rehearsals for Garba, a folk dance, in preparations for the upcoming Navratri, a festival during which devotees worship the Hindu goddess Durga, in Ahmedabad, India, September 25,...more

Participants dressed in traditional attire pose for pictures during rehearsals for Garba, a folk dance, in preparations for the upcoming Navratri, a festival during which devotees worship the Hindu goddess Durga, in Ahmedabad, India, September 25, 2019. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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An artisan decorates an idol of the Hindu goddess Durga at a pandal or a temporary platform ahead of the Durga Puja festival in Kolkata, India, September 25, 2019. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

An artisan decorates an idol of the Hindu goddess Durga at a pandal or a temporary platform ahead of the Durga Puja festival in Kolkata, India, September 25, 2019. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

An artisan decorates an idol of the Hindu goddess Durga at a pandal or a temporary platform ahead of the Durga Puja festival in Kolkata, India, September 25, 2019. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
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Members of the Naga Students Federation (NSF) hold placards and shout slogans during a rally demanding implementation of a 2015 agreement and adoption of a separate constitution and flag, in New Delhi, India, September 25, 2019. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

Members of the Naga Students Federation (NSF) hold placards and shout slogans during a rally demanding implementation of a 2015 agreement and adoption of a separate constitution and flag, in New Delhi, India, September 25, 2019. REUTERS/Anushree...more

Members of the Naga Students Federation (NSF) hold placards and shout slogans during a rally demanding implementation of a 2015 agreement and adoption of a separate constitution and flag, in New Delhi, India, September 25, 2019. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis
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A worker decorates a pandal or a temporary platform for the upcoming Hindu festival of Durga Puja in Kolkata, India, September 24, 2019. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

A worker decorates a pandal or a temporary platform for the upcoming Hindu festival of Durga Puja in Kolkata, India, September 24, 2019. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

A worker decorates a pandal or a temporary platform for the upcoming Hindu festival of Durga Puja in Kolkata, India, September 24, 2019. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
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Women pose after they got body paint tattoos sketched on their backs in preparations for the upcoming Navratri, a festival when devotees worship the Hindu goddess Durga in Ahmedabad, India, September 24, 2019. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Women pose after they got body paint tattoos sketched on their backs in preparations for the upcoming Navratri, a festival when devotees worship the Hindu goddess Durga in Ahmedabad, India, September 24, 2019. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Women pose after they got body paint tattoos sketched on their backs in preparations for the upcoming Navratri, a festival when devotees worship the Hindu goddess Durga in Ahmedabad, India, September 24, 2019. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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A worker lights a bidi, a local cigarette hand-rolled with tobacco leaf, at an idol making workshop ahead of the upcoming Hindu festival of Durga Puja in New Delhi, India, September 24, 2019. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

A worker lights a bidi, a local cigarette hand-rolled with tobacco leaf, at an idol making workshop ahead of the upcoming Hindu festival of Durga Puja in New Delhi, India, September 24, 2019. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

A worker lights a bidi, a local cigarette hand-rolled with tobacco leaf, at an idol making workshop ahead of the upcoming Hindu festival of Durga Puja in New Delhi, India, September 24, 2019. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis
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U.S. President Donald Trump and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi during a "Howdy, Modi" rally celebrating Modi at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas, U.S. September 22, 2019. REUTERS/Daniel Kramer

U.S. President Donald Trump and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi during a "Howdy, Modi" rally celebrating Modi at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas, U.S. September 22, 2019. REUTERS/Daniel Kramer

U.S. President Donald Trump and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi during a "Howdy, Modi" rally celebrating Modi at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas, U.S. September 22, 2019. REUTERS/Daniel Kramer
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