December 17: Delhi and beyond, in pictures

The day’s developments, events and newsmakers

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Rajasthan new Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot waves to the crowd during the swearing-in ceremony, at Albert Hall in Jaipur.
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Newly-sworn in Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath waves at the crowd as Governor Anandiben Patel looks on during the swearing-in-ceremony, in Bhopal.

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DMK chief MK Stalin, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu, newly sworn-in Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamla Nath, NC chief Farooq Abdullah, Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy, Congress President Rahul Gandhi, Loktantrik Janata Dal chief Sharad Yadav, Congress leader Jyotiraditya Scindia, newly sworn-in Rajasthan Chief Minsiter Ashok Gehlot, former prime minister HD Devegowda and others during the swearing-in-ceremony of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister, in Bhopal.
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Bhupesh Baghel takes oath as the next Chief Minister of chhattisgarh

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Congress President Rahul Gandhi talks to the new Deputy Chief Minister Sachin Pilot as former prime minister Manmohan Singh looks on during the swearing-in ceremony, at Albert Hall in Jaipur.
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Former chief minister Vasundhara Raje greets Madhya Pradesh Congress leader Jyotiraditya Scindia during the swearing-in ceremony, at Albert Hall in Jaipur.

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North Koreans bow at the bronze statues of their late leaders Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il at Mansu Hill Grand Monument in Pyongyang, North Korea. North Koreans are marking the seventh anniversary of the death of leader Kim Jong Il with visits to the statues and vows of loyalty to his son, Kim Jong Un. 
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Catriona Gray of the Philippines, left, reacts as she is crowned the new Miss Universe 2018 by Miss Universe 2017 Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters during the final round of the 67th Miss Universe competition in Bangkok, Thailand.

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Bollywood actor Jacqueline Fernandez and actor Rekha attend the Star Screen Awards 2018, in Mumbai.
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Legendary singer Asha Bhosle performs at a live concert, in Nagpur. 

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Akali Dal MLA Manjinder Singh Sirsa, Advocate H S Phulka, former AAP MLA Jarnail Singh and others react after the Delhi High Court convicted Congress leader Sajjan Kumar for criminal conspiracy, promoting enmity, acts against communal harmony in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots and sentenced him to life imprisonment, in New Delhi.

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