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Germany's famed Rose Monday carnival marked by low-key celebrations of tradition, resilience
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Germany's famed Rose Monday carnival marked by low-key celebrations of tradition, resilience

Because of the coronavirus pandemic the traditional 'Rosenmontag' carnival parade are canceled but eight floats are pulled through the empty streets in Duesseldorf, where normally hundreds of thousands of people would celebrate the street carnival.

Amid restrictions due to coronavirus pandemic, glimpses of Brazil's Carnival in pictures
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Amid restrictions due to coronavirus pandemic, glimpses of Brazil's Carnival in pictures

With this year’s Carnival cancelled, most showed up in the Uncle Sam themed costumes they’d used last year and made a quick dash up a single street.

Lakme Fashion Week Summer/Resort 2020: From sustainable couture to futuristic designs, highlights from the gala
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Lakme Fashion Week Summer/Resort 2020: From sustainable couture to futuristic designs, highlights from the gala

Day 2 of the Lakme Fashion Week hosted The Circular Design Challenge sustainable fashion award which was conferred upon Susmith Chempodil and Zuzana Gombosova. The collections for this contest witnessed a slew of works that used materials such as vegan alternative leather, industrial food packaging waste and textile scrap to create fashionable couture.

Sao Paulo Fashion Week 2019: Patricia Bonaldi's Patbo swimwear showcase has vibrant hues, handmade flourish
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Sao Paulo Fashion Week 2019: Patricia Bonaldi's Patbo swimwear showcase has vibrant hues, handmade flourish

Patbo's Bonaldi, who shot to fame following the launch of her hand-embroidered couture gowns has rapidly become an important figure in Brazilian fashion known for promoting sustainability and women empowerment.

At the Indian Photo Festival 2019, prize-winning portraits capture faces of joy, hope and despair
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At the Indian Photo Festival 2019, prize-winning portraits capture faces of joy, hope and despair

The Indian Photo Festival running at Hyderabad from 19 September to 20 October held a portrait competition for photographers in the Indian subcontinent. It received almost 1200 entries of which 20 were chosen. It was judged by fine art photographer Rafique Sayed.

Fridays for Future: At Mumbai edition of climate strike, youth demand action from policy makers
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Fridays for Future: At Mumbai edition of climate strike, youth demand action from policy makers

On 27 September, almost 2500 people in Mumbai took to the streets for a climate strike, as part of the global Fridays for Future movement.

At Kamasi Washington's Mumbai concert, a display of virtuosity by one of the masters of contemporary jazz
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At Kamasi Washington's Mumbai concert, a display of virtuosity by one of the masters of contemporary jazz

At his Mumbai concert, Kamasi Washington reminds why he’s among the most relevant artists in contemporary jazz

It takes two: At Tango World Championship in Buenos Aires, spotlight on glamour, rhythm
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It takes two: At Tango World Championship in Buenos Aires, spotlight on glamour, rhythm

At the Tango World Championship 2019 held in Buenos Aires, the Argentinian couple Fernando Andres Rodriguez and Estefania Belen Gomez, representing Rio Negro were crowned first runner-up in the Stage style final on 21 August.

At Haiti's Diner en Blanc 2019 celebration, chic attendees, Jessie Woo performance are highlights
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At Haiti's Diner en Blanc 2019 celebration, chic attendees, Jessie Woo performance are highlights

On 10 August, 2019, tourists and locals all came together to enjoy the festivities of Cap Haitien's social event of the season, Dîner en Blanc in the coastal city in Haiti.

San Diego Comic Con 2019: Fans cosplay as characters from Handmaid's Tale, to Pennywise the Clown
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San Diego Comic Con 2019: Fans cosplay as characters from Handmaid's Tale, to Pennywise the Clown

The San Diego Comic Con is the high point of thousands of pop culture aficionados, from fans of comic book to fantasy to dystopian fiction and horror. The 2019 edition was held from 18 July to 22 July.

Frida Kahlo's 112th birth anniversary celebrated in Mexico City with an exhibition, fan-led parade
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Frida Kahlo's 112th birth anniversary celebrated in Mexico City with an exhibition, fan-led parade

Kahlo was known for defying the norms femininity and depicting this idea in her work. Later she would also go on to join the Mexican Communist Party while her art grew to incorporate diverse themes including indigenous folk culture of Mexico.

Pride across the world: Snapshots from the celebrations of global LGBTQ community and its allies
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Pride across the world: Snapshots from the celebrations of global LGBTQ community and its allies

The LGBTQ community across the world celebrate 2019's World Pride movement with rainbow flags, hugs and kisses

Rare documentary photographs by Jyoti Bhatt feature MF Husain, Krishen Khanna among others
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Rare documentary photographs by Jyoti Bhatt feature MF Husain, Krishen Khanna among others

Jyoti Bhatt has photographed modern masters from the art fraternity like MF Husain, Nasreen Mohamedi, Himmat Shah, Krishen Khanna, Somnath Hore, NS Bendre amongst many others.

Artists Unite! Movement: At the Red Fort in Delhi, a creative protest against politics of hate and oppression
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Artists Unite! Movement: At the Red Fort in Delhi, a creative protest against politics of hate and oppression

Artists Unite! was a nationwide creative protest, where artists across many different genres came together, on the same weekend, in 13 different cities across India, to stand up for democracy

Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show: Wire fox terrier King wins Best in Show at 143rd edition
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Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show: Wire fox terrier King wins Best in Show at 143rd edition

King is the 15th wire fox terrier to have won the Best in Show at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show.

Mumbai Pride 2019: First march post-Section 377 verdict sees city's queer community, allies celebrate
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Mumbai Pride 2019: First march post-Section 377 verdict sees city's queer community, allies celebrate

Mumbai witnessed its 14th Pride Parade on Saturday, 2 February 2019. It was the city's largest pride march yet, also its first after the September 2018 judgment decriminalising homosexuality.

Queer Azaadi Mumbai 2019: CST lit up in support of LGBTQI community
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Queer Azaadi Mumbai 2019: CST lit up in support of LGBTQI community

The iconic Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus was lit up in the rainbow colours to commemorate Mumbai LGBTQ Pride 2019

Delhi Queer Pride 2018: LGBTQ community celebrates Sec 377 ruling, airs larger social issues
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Delhi Queer Pride 2018: LGBTQ community celebrates Sec 377 ruling, airs larger social issues

In its 11th year, the Delhi Pride March marked a celebration of the landmark Supreme Court of India judgment which struck down portions of Section 377, and decriminalised consensual gay sex.

India-inspired garden at Royal Horticultural Society's Chelsea Flower Show celebrates love for cricket
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India-inspired garden at Royal Horticultural Society's Chelsea Flower Show celebrates love for cricket

This garden by the British Council India reflects the dreams and aspirations of young Indians, and pays homage to Sachin Tendulkar

Christmas around the world: Lights, Santa hats and good cheer mark festivities
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Christmas around the world: Lights, Santa hats and good cheer mark festivities

From Russia to Spain and Havana, here's how parts of the world are celebrating Christmas