July 11: Delhi and beyond, in pictures

The day’s developments, events and newsmakers

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People mourn for the their relatives injured in a blast in Peshawar, Pakistan. Police in Pakistan say a suicide bomber has killed a secular party leader and many supporters during an election rally in Peshawar, Pakistan.
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Former Karnataka chief minister Siddaramaiah being presented with a mace and ‘Mysore peta’ during a ceremony to take charge of the office of KPCC’s newly-appointed President Dinesh Gundu Rao (unseen), in Bengaluru.
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PTI
Madhya Pradesh Congress President Kamal Nath during the party’s state management committee meeting, in Bhopal.
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PTI
Head priest Dilipdas Ji offers a scarf to a Muslim woman as a gesture of communal harmony, ahead of the Lord Jagannath Yatra, in Ahmedabad.
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PTI
Commuters stranded on their way to Mumbai as a section of Western Raillway remain suspended due to waterlogging on tracks, after heavy rainfall at Nallasopara area, in Mumbai.
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A farmer ploughs his field as women plant paddy saplings during monsoon season, at Koyna village in Satara, Maharashtra.
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PTI
The new women wing (female traffic police on scooters) of Kolkata Police ‘The Minners’ during their flag off ceremony, at Kolkata Police headquarters Lalbazar, in Kolkata.
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Boxer Mary Kom poses for a group photo at the send-off ceremony of the Indian contingent for Special Olympics Unified Cup 2018, in New Delhi.
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AP/PTI
A police officer looks into a car buried in mud during a search operation in the aftermath of heavy rains in Kure, Hiroshima prefecture, southwestern Japan. Rescuers were combing through mud-covered hillsides and along riverbanks Tuesday searching for dozens of people missing after heavy rains unleashed flooding and mudslides in southwestern Japan.
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French soccer fans celebrate their team victory over Belgium near the Arc de Triomphe after the semifinal match between France and Belgium at the 2018 soccer World Cup, in Paris, France. France has advanced to the World Cup final for the first time since 2006 with a 1-0 win over Belgium.  
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PTI
Relatives of victims of a blast at the SMHS hospital in Shopian. The explosion that took place in the residential compound of Khursheed Ahmad Sheikh at Meemandar, killed a boy inside a residential compound and also resulted in injuries to five children, all aged between six and eight years. 
NH photo by Vipin
NH photo by Vipin
NSUI activists raise slogans against the Union HRD Minister during a protest over the decision to award Institute of Eminence status to Jio Institute, at Shastri Bhawan in New Delhi.
NH photo by Vipin
NH photo by Vipin
The parents of students from Rabea Girls Public School outside the school building on Wednesday. The parents allege that children were confined in the basement from 7:30 AM to 12:30 PM in hot and humid conditions as punishment for parents not being able to clear the school fees.
NH photo by Vipin
NH photo by Vipin
‘Waterman’ Rajinder Singh from environmental NGO Tarun Bharat Sangh on his way to Rajghat to offer prayers to save the River Ganga

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