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Top news photos: Landslips in the Nilgiris, Britain's Royal couple visit Pakistan,and more

From Nilgiris landslips to anti-government protests in Lebanon, here are some of the top news images of the day.

12.45 pm | Officials clearing the mud at Maryland Udhagamandalam to Manjoor Road in the Nilgiris on Friday. Heavy rains led to landslips at 14 places across the Nilgiris on Thursday. The Nilgiri Mountain Railway services between Mettupalayam and Udhagamandalam also have been suspended till Sunday due to the continuing rains Photo: M . Sathyamoorthy
10.10 a.m. | Britain's Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge visit a 7-year-old Wafia Remain at the Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital in Lahore, Pakistan. The hospital was started in the early 1990s by the cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan, who is now Pakistan’s Prime Minister. Photo: Reuters
9.30 a.m. | Yuva Sena president and Shiv Sena candidate from Worli constituency Aaditya Thackeray, participate in laughter club exercise during election campaign in Mumbai Photo: Emmanual Yogini.
9 a.m. | Anti-government protesters clash with riot policemen during a protest against government's plans to impose new taxes in Beirut, Lebanon. Lebanon erupted in protests over the government's plans to impose new taxes amid a severe economic crisis, taking their anger on politicians they accuse of widespread corruption and decades of mismanagement. Photo: AP
8 a.m. | The House Committee on Oversight and Reform room displays a memorial for deceased committee Chairman Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-MD) on Capitol Hill, in Washington, U.S. Cummings, one of the most influential Democrats in Congress and a key figure in the impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump, died on Thursday at age 68. Photo: Reuters
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