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An Indian man enters a train through an emergency window in Hyderabad, India. Railway platforms and trains were overcrowded with many people travelling to their hometowns to celebrate the Hindu festival of Makar Sankranti. Photo Mahesh Kumar/AP
Young monks stand at their school inside Thiksey Monastery in Ladakh, India. Photo Cathal McNaughton/Reuters
Schoolchildren attend a yoga session at a camp in Ahmedabad, India. Picture Amit Dave/Reuters
Indian military personnel prepare to march as they rehearse for the forthcoming Republic Day parade at Rajpath in New Delhi. India will celebrate its 68th Republic Day on 26 January with a large military parade. Photo Chandan Khanna/AFP/Getty
Kashmiri fishermen cover their heads and part of their boats with blankets and straw as they wait to catch fish in the waters of the Anchar Lake in Srinagar. Photo Danish Ismail/Reuters
Rohingya Muslim refugees along with Indian supporters shout slogans against human rights violations in Myanmar, during a march to United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees office in New Delhi. Picture AFP/Getty Images
A worker applies colour to strings which will be used to fly kites in Ahmedabad, India. Photo Amit Dave/Reuters
Indian fisherman from Koli community collects fish and prawns caught from the Arabian Sea at the Gorai beach in Mumbai, India. Photo Divyakant Solanki/EPA
A worker levels a salt pan in Mumbai, India
Indian state of Madhya Pradesh police Home Guards and civil defense contingents take part in a parade held to mark the 70th anniversary of the Home Guards’ founding in Bhopal, India. Photo Sanjeev Gupta/EPA
Indian Navy marine commandos demonstrate their skills during a
rehearsal ahead of Navy Day celebrations in Mumbai, India.
Pictures REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui
Police detain a protester fromthe main opposition Congress party during a protest against the government’s decision to withdraw 500 and 1000 Indian rupee banknotes from circulation in Kolkata, India. Picture REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
A police woman tries to detain an activist of Socialist Unity Centre of India (SUCI) during a protest against what organisers say is the trafficking of children, in Kolkata, India. Picture Rupak De Chowdhuri/Reuters
People gather in central Delhi for a protest against the government’s decision to withdraw 500 and 1000 Indian rupee banknotes from circulation.
Picture Cathal McNaughton/Reuters
An Indian Army soldier sits with soldiers of the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) of China after participating in an anti-terror drill during the Sixth India-China Joint Training exercise “Hand in Hand 2016″ at HQ 330 Infantry Brigade India. Photo Indranil Mukherjee/AFP