A year to Pulwama attack and third term for Kejriwal as Delhi CM: India this week

From Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) winning the 2020 Delhi Assembly elections for the third time with their second landslide victory to a solemn ceremony honouring the 40 CRPF personnel killed a year ago in the Pulwama terror attack; a roundup of top photos from across the country.

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CRPF personnel pay tribute at a memorial to the 40 CRPF jawans killed in the Pulwama terror attack in February last year, at Lethpora, South Kashmir. “Tributes to the brave martyrs who lost their lives in the gruesome Pulwama attack last year. They were exceptional individuals who devoted their lives to serving and protecting our nation. India will never forget their martyrdom,” PM Modi wrote in a Twitter post. (Waseem Andrabi / HT Photo)

CRPF personnel pay tribute at a memorial to the 40 CRPF jawans killed in the Pulwama terror attack in February last year, at Lethpora, South Kashmir. “Tributes to the brave martyrs who lost their lives in the gruesome Pulwama attack last year. They were exceptional individuals who devoted their lives to serving and protecting our nation. India will never forget their martyrdom,” PM Modi wrote in a Twitter post. (Waseem Andrabi / HT Photo)

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A school girl is seen engulfed in smoke as a municipal worker fumigates a residential area at Versova Koliwada, in Mumbai. (Shashi S Kashyap / HT Photo)

A school girl is seen engulfed in smoke as a municipal worker fumigates a residential area at Versova Koliwada, in Mumbai. (Shashi S Kashyap / HT Photo)

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A train of the East-West metro line is seen during a test run from Sector V to Salt Lake Stadium, in Kolkata. Railway Minister Piyush Goyal flagged off the first phase of the East-West corridor of the Kolkata Metro, giving the city its second metro line on Thursday, 36 years after the country’s first underground connectivity system came into being in the city. (Samir Jana / HT Photo)

A train of the East-West metro line is seen during a test run from Sector V to Salt Lake Stadium, in Kolkata. Railway Minister Piyush Goyal flagged off the first phase of the East-West corridor of the Kolkata Metro, giving the city its second metro line on Thursday, 36 years after the country’s first underground connectivity system came into being in the city. (Samir Jana / HT Photo)

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Member of a European Union delegation on a shikara ride at the Dal Lake in Srinagar. The second batch of foreign envoys reached Srinagar for a visit to know first hand the ground situation in the Union Territory. (Waseem Andrabi / HT Photo)

Member of a European Union delegation on a shikara ride at the Dal Lake in Srinagar. The second batch of foreign envoys reached Srinagar for a visit to know first hand the ground situation in the Union Territory. (Waseem Andrabi / HT Photo)

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A young boy dressed as Arvind Kejriwal as people celebrate party's victory in the Delhi Assembly polls, at party headquarters, in New Delhi. Aavyan Tomar, the boy, will be a special invitee at the swearing-in ceremony. His father Rahul Tomar is an AAP supporter. (Amal KS / HT Photo)

A young boy dressed as Arvind Kejriwal as people celebrate party's victory in the Delhi Assembly polls, at party headquarters, in New Delhi. Aavyan Tomar, the boy, will be a special invitee at the swearing-in ceremony. His father Rahul Tomar is an AAP supporter. (Amal KS / HT Photo)

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Workers construct a wall in front of a slum ahead of US President Donald Trump's visit, in Ahmedabad. US President Donald Trump said on Friday that he is looking forward to his two-day visit to India scheduled later this month. (PTI)

Workers construct a wall in front of a slum ahead of US President Donald Trump's visit, in Ahmedabad. US President Donald Trump said on Friday that he is looking forward to his two-day visit to India scheduled later this month. (PTI)

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Police stop protestors during their march against the amended Citizenship Act, NRC and NPR, near Jamia Nagar, in New Delhi. (Arun Sharma / PTI)

Police stop protestors during their march against the amended Citizenship Act, NRC and NPR, near Jamia Nagar, in New Delhi. (Arun Sharma / PTI)

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Congress Mahila Morcha members stage protest against the LPG cylinder price hike, in Bengaluru. (Shailendra Bhojak / PTI)

Congress Mahila Morcha members stage protest against the LPG cylinder price hike, in Bengaluru. (Shailendra Bhojak / PTI)

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Sara Abdullah Pilot, sister of former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah leaves after a hearing on JKPSA Act, at Supreme Court, in New Delhi. The apex Court on Friday sought response from the Jammu and Kashmir administration on a plea filed by Pilot challenging the detention of her brother and National Conference leader Omar Abdullah under the Public Safety Act. (Raj K Raj / HT Photo)

Sara Abdullah Pilot, sister of former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah leaves after a hearing on JKPSA Act, at Supreme Court, in New Delhi. The apex Court on Friday sought response from the Jammu and Kashmir administration on a plea filed by Pilot challenging the detention of her brother and National Conference leader Omar Abdullah under the Public Safety Act. (Raj K Raj / HT Photo)

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Film director Anurag Kashyap takes blessings from an elderly woman during the ongoing protests against CAA, NRC and NPR at Shaheen Bagh in New Delhi. Addressing the crowd, he said, “Continue your struggle with a smile no matter how much they provoke you because they don’t understand the language of empathy and love. These peaceful protests scare them.” (Biplov Bhuyan / HT Photo)

Film director Anurag Kashyap takes blessings from an elderly woman during the ongoing protests against CAA, NRC and NPR at Shaheen Bagh in New Delhi. Addressing the crowd, he said, “Continue your struggle with a smile no matter how much they provoke you because they don’t understand the language of empathy and love. These peaceful protests scare them.” (Biplov Bhuyan / HT Photo)

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A boatman catches fish from a dock made of plastic cubes on the banks of Yamuna River in Prayagraj. (Sanjay Kanojia / AFP)

A boatman catches fish from a dock made of plastic cubes on the banks of Yamuna River in Prayagraj. (Sanjay Kanojia / AFP)

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Delhi police personnel and demonstrators in a scuffle during a march to Parliament against the Citizenship Amendment Act, NRC and NPR near Jamia Millia Islamia, in New Delhi. The police had stopped the protesters after they had marched for two kilometres and appealed them not to go further as there was no permission and prohibitory orders had been imposed. (Raj K Raj / HT Photo)

Delhi police personnel and demonstrators in a scuffle during a march to Parliament against the Citizenship Amendment Act, NRC and NPR near Jamia Millia Islamia, in New Delhi. The police had stopped the protesters after they had marched for two kilometres and appealed them not to go further as there was no permission and prohibitory orders had been imposed. (Raj K Raj / HT Photo)

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A man walks past a fort wall covered with graffiti on Valentine's Day in Mumbai. (Francis Mascarenhas / REUTERS)

A man walks past a fort wall covered with graffiti on Valentine's Day in Mumbai. (Francis Mascarenhas / REUTERS)

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Vietnam Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh pays homage at National War Memorial at India Gate in New Delhi. Ngoc, on Wednesday, held talks with her Indian counterpart M Venkaiah Naidu, which focussed on India’s Act East Policy. (Mohd Zakir / HT Photo)

Vietnam Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh pays homage at National War Memorial at India Gate in New Delhi. Ngoc, on Wednesday, held talks with her Indian counterpart M Venkaiah Naidu, which focussed on India’s Act East Policy. (Mohd Zakir / HT Photo)

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Asha Devi, mother of 2012 Delhi gang-rape victim speaks to media after a case hearing outside Patiala House Court, in New Delhi. Asha Devi has appealed to the Supreme Court to issue death warrant for the four convicts in the case. (Arvind Yadav / HT Photo)

Asha Devi, mother of 2012 Delhi gang-rape victim speaks to media after a case hearing outside Patiala House Court, in New Delhi. Asha Devi has appealed to the Supreme Court to issue death warrant for the four convicts in the case. (Arvind Yadav / HT Photo)

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