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A police constable adjusts the cap of an Indian Police Service (IPS) probationer during the 65th passing out parade at the Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel National Police Academy in Hyderabad
An Indian school student dressed as Mahatma Gandhi is among those taking part in state formation day celebrations in Hyderabad in India on Friday.
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Indian artisans take a nap near idols of elephant-headed Hindu god Ganesha, which are being prepared for the Ganesh Chaturthi festival at a workshop in Hyderabad, India.
An Indian artist dressed as the Hindu goddess Mahakali performs while in a trance during the final procession of the 11-day festival of Bonalu – held in her honour at a temple in Hyderabad, India, on Monday. The goddess is revered mostly by women with offerings of food and dancing Read more
Girls recite the Koran in their classroom at Madrasatur-Rashaad religious school, in Hyderabad, India, on Wednesday, during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan
Indian women shelter under a tree during a downpour in Hyderabad, India, on Tuesday. Monsoon rains, which lash India from June to September, are considered crucial to farmers whose crops feed millions of people.