May 22: Delhi and beyond, in pictures

The day’s developments, events and newsmakers

vipin kumar

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Security personnel stand guard outside the building of counting halls, ahead of the counting process of 2019 Lok Sabha elections, in Jammu.
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Secretary-General of Lok Sabha, Snehlata Shrivastava reviews the preparations for the 17th Lok Sabha, at Parliament in New Delhi.
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Workers carry flower pots as preparations are underway for the constitution of the 17th Lok Sabha, at Parliament in New Delhi.
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Indian Space Research Organisation’s (ISRO) Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV-C46) carrying earth observation satellite RISAT-2B lifts off from the first launch-pad, at Sriharikota in Nellore district.
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A farmer carries strawberries in a basket after picking from his farm on the outskirts of Srinagar. The production of strawberries is reportedly less this year due to un-seasonal rains and cold weather conditions in the Valley. 
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Abortion rights advocates rally at the Capitol in Austin, Texas, to oppose state laws recently enacted that impose strict restrictions on abortion. 
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AP/PTI
Supporters of Indonesian presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto during a clash with the police in Jakarta, Indonesia. Supporters of the unsuccessful presidential candidate clashed with security forces and set fire to a police dormitory and vehicles in the Indonesian capital on Wednesday after the release of official election results. 
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Supporters of Indonesian presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto defend during a clash with the police in Jakarta, Indonesia. Supporters of the unsuccessful presidential candidate clashed with security forces and set fire to a police dormitory and vehicles in the Indonesian capital on Wednesday after the release of official election results. 
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Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage raises a placard during a Brexit Party rally in London. Some 400 million Europeans from 28 countries head to the polls from Thursday to Sunday to choose their representatives at the European Parliament for the next five years. Farage’s Brexit Party is leading opinion polls in the contest for 73 U.K. seats in the 751-seat European Parliament. 
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Actors Margot Robbie from left, Leonardo DiCaprio and Brad Pitt pose for photographers upon arrival at the premiere of the film ‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’ at the 72nd international film festival, Cannes, southern France.
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Flames consume the historic Istvan steam mill in the city centre of Bekescsaba, Hungary. Fire brigades from seven nearby settlements rushed to the century-old, disused six-storey building after a passer-by alerted the authorities. The cause and potential injuries are yet unknown. 
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Fans cheer as the Indian cricket team leaves for the 2019 Cricket World Cup, at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport in Mumbai. ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 will be held in England and Wales from May 30 to July 14. 

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