Indian soldiers of the Assam Rifles march during a rehearsal for the forthcoming Republic Day parade on a foggy winter morning at Rajpath in New Delhi
An Indian dancer takes pictures of his partner is seen silhouetted against the sky and reflected in the water during the last sunset of the year on the Arabian Sea coast in Mumbai, India
A Kashmiri Muslim woman peels off the bark of wicker sticks on the outskirts of Srinagar, the summer capital of Indian Kashmir, on Tuesday. Wicker sticks are used to make Kangir, the traditional Kashmiri firepot, which is used to keep warm during cold winters
Kashmiri protesters, engulfed in teargas smoke, throw stones at Indian security personnel in Srinagar, Indian-controlled Kashmir, Friday
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Siberian gulls hover over Sangam, the confluence of the Ganges and Yamuna Rivers, in Allahabad, India. The gulls travel thousands of miles to India during the Siberian winter in October and return home in March
An Indian roadside traditional ear cleaner cleans the ear of a customer as other customer waits for his turn in New Delhi, India, on Tuesday
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Labourers unload sacks of rice from a handcart at a wholesale market in Kolkata, India, on Monday
New recruits of the Indian Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) during the passing out parade in Humhama, on the outskirts of Srinagar, the summer capital of Indian Kashmir, on Friday
Activists of the Awami Ittihad party get into a scuffle with Indian policemen as they are stopped during a protest to mark International Human Rights Day in Srinagar, India on Thursday
Tribal artists and supporters from the southern Indian state of Karnataka dance outside the residence of Congress Party President Sonia Gandhi during her birthday celebrations in New Delhi, India, on Wednesday
An Indian Sikh devotee takes a dip in the holy sarover (water tank) during dense fog at the Golden Temple in Amritsar
People look at the devastation caused by a fire that broke out at slums in Kadivali area of Mumbai, India. Hundreds of homes were reportedly destroyed as fire tenders laboured to reach the source in the heavily congested area.
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Flood affected people receive food packets being distributed by navy personnel in Chennai, in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu, Friday
Aeronautical Engineers of the Air Force Technical College (AFTC) of the Indian Air Force take part in a passing out parade in Bangalore, India
Indian children dressed as the country’s founding father Mahatma Gandhi line up for a function in Mumbai on Thursday
An Indian Navy band performs during a rehearsal for Navy Day celebrations in Mumbai, India, on Wednesday. The Indian Navy celebrates Navy Day on December 4, to commemorate the Indian Navy attack on Karachi harbour during the Indo-Pakistan war in 1971.
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Indian security personnel detain activists of the Indian Youth Congress who were shouting slogans against the Narendra Modi-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government during a protest against intolerence in New Delhi on Monday
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Band Major of Pakistan Desert Rangers, Muhammad Iqbal (C) conducts his team members before they mount on camels for a march in Moj Garh, some 100 kilometres east of Bahawalpur in Punjab Province.
A Kashmiri man walks during a foggy morning in Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir, on Wednesday. Foggy weather in Kashmir valley affected surface and air traffic causing flight cancellations to and from Srinagar International Airport, stranding hundreds of passengers.
Kashmiri villagers mourn at a funeral procession for suspected rebels in the village of Bijbehara, in Anantnag district south of Srinagar, on Tuesday. Three suspected rebels were killed on Sunday, during an encounter with security forces in southern Kashmir