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<p>An artist busy giving finishing touches to an idol of Lord Ganesha on the eve of Ganesh Chaturthi, in Kolkata, on September 12, 2018. (Photo: IANS) </p>
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An artist busy giving finishing touches to an idol of Lord Ganesha on the eve of Ganesh Chaturthi, in Kolkata, on September 12, 2018. (Photo: IANS)

<p>A member of an artisan family that makes idols fetches water from a hand pump as idols of Hindu god Ganesha are kept for sale at a workshop in New Delhi, India, Wednesday, September 12, 2018. The idols are being prepared ahead of the ‘Ganesh Chaturthi’ festival that celebrates the birthday of the elephant headed god. (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri) </p>
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A member of an artisan family that makes idols fetches water from a hand pump as idols of Hindu god Ganesha are kept for sale at a workshop in New Delhi, India, Wednesday, September 12, 2018. The idols are being prepared ahead of the ‘Ganesh Chaturthi’ festival that celebrates the birthday of the elephant headed god. (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri)

<p>Women sing and dance during the Teej festival in Kathmandu, Nepal September 12, 2018. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar </p>
Women sing and dance during the Teej festival in Kathmandu

Women sing and dance during the Teej festival in Kathmandu, Nepal September 12, 2018. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

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<p>Women look towards people singing and dancing during the Teej festival in Kathmandu, Nepal September 12, 2018. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar </p>
Teej festival in Kathmandu

Women look towards people singing and dancing during the Teej festival in Kathmandu, Nepal September 12, 2018. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

<p>German Chancellor Angela Merkel attends a plenary session of the German parliament Bundestag about the budget 2019, in Berlin, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber) </p>
German Chancellor Angela Merkel attends a plenary session

German Chancellor Angela Merkel attends a plenary session of the German parliament Bundestag about the budget 2019, in Berlin, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber)

<p>Germany’s Olympic and world sprint cycling champion Kristina Vogel leaves a news conference after talking to the media for the first time since being paralysed following a serious crash in training at the Unfallkrankenhaus hospital in Berlin, Germany, September 12, 2018. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch </p>
Germany’s Olympic and world sprint cycling champion Kristina Vogel

Germany’s Olympic and world sprint cycling champion Kristina Vogel leaves a news conference after talking to the media for the first time since being paralysed following a serious crash in training at the Unfallkrankenhaus hospital in Berlin, Germany, September 12, 2018. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

<p>People are reflected in mirrors in the glass dome of the Reichstag building during a plenary session of the German parliament Bundestag about the budget 2019, in Berlin, Wednesday, September 12, 2018. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber) </p>
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People are reflected in mirrors in the glass dome of the Reichstag building during a plenary session of the German parliament Bundestag about the budget 2019, in Berlin, Wednesday, September 12, 2018. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber)

<p>European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, right, hugs European Union chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier after deliverinng his State of Union speech at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, eastern France, Wednesday, September 12, 2018. (AP Photo/Jean-Francois Badias) </p>
European Union chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier after delivering his State of Union speech

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, right, hugs European Union chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier after deliverinng his State of Union speech at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, eastern France, Wednesday, September 12, 2018. (AP Photo/Jean-Francois Badias)

<p>A pigeon flies over the river Main with the European Central Bank in background, right, in Frankfurt, Germany, Wednesday, Sept.12, 2018. The governing council of the ECB will meet on Thursday. (AP Photo/Michael Probst) </p>
Germany European Central Bank

A pigeon flies over the river Main with the European Central Bank in background, right, in Frankfurt, Germany, Wednesday, Sept.12, 2018. The governing council of the ECB will meet on Thursday. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)

<p>European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker blows his nose as he delivers his State of Union speech at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, eastern France, Wednesday, Sept.12, 2018. (AP Photo/Jean-Francois Badias) </p>
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European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker blows his nose as he delivers his State of Union speech at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, eastern France, Wednesday, Sept.12, 2018. (AP Photo/Jean-Francois Badias)

<p>Nick Hobbs, of Marine Warehouse Center, removes a customer’s boat from the water in advance of Hurricane Florence in Wrightsville Beach, N.C., Tuesday, September 11, 2018. Florence exploded into a potentially catastrophic hurricane Monday as it closed in on North and South Carolina, carrying winds up to 140 mph (220 kph) and water that could wreak havoc over a wide stretch of the eastern United States later this week. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton) </p>
Nick Hobbs removes a customer’s boat from the water

Nick Hobbs, of Marine Warehouse Center, removes a customer’s boat from the water in advance of Hurricane Florence in Wrightsville Beach, N.C., Tuesday, September 11, 2018. Florence exploded into a potentially catastrophic hurricane Monday as it closed in on North and South Carolina, carrying winds up to 140 mph (220 kph) and water that could wreak havoc over a wide stretch of the eastern United States later this week. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

<p>Alexander Gauland, center, co-faction leader of the Alternative for Germany party sits in the sunlight during a plenary session of the German parliament Bundestag about the budget 2019, in Berlin, Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber) </p>
Germany Parliament

Alexander Gauland, center, co-faction leader of the Alternative for Germany party sits in the sunlight during a plenary session of the German parliament Bundestag about the budget 2019, in Berlin, Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber)

<p>People drive over a drawbridge in Wrightsville Beach, N.C., as they evacuate the area in advance of Hurricane Florence, Tuesday, September 11, 2018. Florence exploded into a potentially catastrophic hurricane Monday as it closed in on North and South Carolina, carrying winds up to 140 mph (220 kph) and water that could wreak havoc over a wide stretch of the eastern United States later this week. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton) </p>
People drive over a drawbridge in Wrightsville Beach

People drive over a drawbridge in Wrightsville Beach, N.C., as they evacuate the area in advance of Hurricane Florence, Tuesday, September 11, 2018. Florence exploded into a potentially catastrophic hurricane Monday as it closed in on North and South Carolina, carrying winds up to 140 mph (220 kph) and water that could wreak havoc over a wide stretch of the eastern United States later this week. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

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