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The Wider Image: Thirst for clean water...Some 650 million people, or one in 10 of the world's population, have no access to safe water, putting them at risk of infectious diseases and premature death. Dirty water and poor sanitation can cause severe diarrhoeal diseases in children, killing 900 under-five a day across the world, according to United Nations estimates. World Water Day, marked this year on March 22, highlights various concerns about the world's water resources, and in 2016 is focusing on how good access to safe water can create paid work and contribute to a greener economy.  Matching text HEALTH-WATER/      SEARCH "SAFE WATER" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "THE WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES   TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY  TEMPLATE OUT

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A man carries buckets filled with water on the banks of the river Ganges in Allahabad, India. Some 650 million people, or one in 10 of the world’s population, have no access to safe water, putting them at risk of infectious diseases and premature death 

Indian workers prepare the pitch for the ICC World Twenty20 2016 cricket tournament at the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA) stadium in Dharmsala, India.

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Indian workers prepare the pitch for the ICC World Twenty20 2016 cricket tournament at the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA) stadium in Dharmsala, India. 

Demonstrators from Indian Youth Congress (IYC) burn an effigy of Indian education minister Smriti Irani during a protest march near the Indian Parliament in New Delhi...Demonstrators from Indian Youth Congress (IYC) burn an effigy of Indian education minister Smriti Irani during a protest march near the Indian Parliament in New Delhi, India, March 2, 2016. Hundreds of activists gathered to protest and express solidarity for Rohith Vemula, a low-caste student of the University of Hyderabad who was found hanging at a hostel in January this year. REUTERS /Anindito Mukherjee      TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY - RTS8X96

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Demonstrators from Indian Youth Congress (IYC) burn an effigy of Indian education minister Smriti Irani during a protest march near the Indian Parliament in New Delhi, India. Hundreds of activists gathered to protest and express solidarity for Rohith Vemula, a student of the University of Hyderabad who was found hanging at a hostel in January this year. 

TOPSHOT - An Indian girl (C) studies by ...TOPSHOT - An Indian girl (C) studies by candle light in a slum area without electric power in Phillaur, around 50 km from Jalandhar, on February 29, 2016. India's government will work to ensure all the country's villages have electricity within two years, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said, as he presented the annual budget on February 29.  AFP PHOTO / SHAMMI MEHRA / AFP / SHAMMI MEHRASHAMMI MEHRA/AFP/Getty Images

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An Indian girl studies by candle light in a slum area without electric power in Phillaur, around 50 km from Jalandhar. India’s government will work to ensure all the country’s villages have electricity within two years, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said, as he presented the annual budget on Monday

Indian workers carry a bag containing copies of the federal budget for the year 2016-17, that will be distributed to lawmakers at the parliament house in New Delhi, India.

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Indian workers carry a bag containing copies of the federal budget for the year 2016-17, that will be distributed to lawmakers at the parliament house in New Delhi, India.

People fill up containers with water from a tanker in New Delhi, India, as the city faces a water crisis after agitators shut a key water supply amid protests about caste-based quotas for jobs and education in Indian's northern state of Haryana.

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People fill up containers with water from a tanker in New Delhi, India, as the city faces a water crisis after agitators shut a key water supply amid protests about caste-based quotas for jobs and education in Indian’s northern state of Haryana.

Police stop activists from various Hindu right-wing groups as they try to cross a barricade during a protest against the students of JNU outside the university campus in New Delhi

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Police stop activists from various Hindu right-wing groups as they try to cross a barricade during a protest against the students of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) outside the university campus in New Delhi, India, on Tuesday.

A hot air balloon flies against the sun rise during Lucknow balloon festival in Lucknow, India

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A hot air balloon flies against the sunrise during Lucknow balloon festival in Lucknow, India

Indian dancers perform a fire breathing ...Indian dancers perform a fire breathing act during a procession to mark the 661st anniversary of the birth of Hindu guru Bawa Lal Dayal Maharaj in Amritsar on February 9, 2016. Bawa Lal Dayal Maharaj, a popular leader of his time, is especially revered by devotees of a temple in the town of Dhyanpur, some 45 kms north of Amritsar. AFP PHOTO/NARINDER NANUNARINDER NANU/AFP/Getty Images

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Indian dancers perform a fire breathing act during a procession to mark the 661st anniversary of the birth of Hindu guru Bawa Lal Dayal Maharaj in Amritsar

Horse mounted policemen patrol as thousands of Indian Hindu devotees gather to perform rituals at the Sangam, the confluence of rivers Ganges, Yamuna, and the mythical Saraswati on "Mauni Amavasya" or new moon  day, the third and the most auspicious date of bathing during the annual month long Hindu religious fair "Magh Mela" in Allahabad, India, Monday, Feb. 8, 2016. Hundreds of thousands of Hindu pilgrims take dips in the confluence, hoping to wash away sins during the month long festival. (AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh)

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Thousands of Indian Hindu devotees gather to perform rituals at the Sangam, the confluence of rivers Ganges, Yamuna, and the mythical Saraswati on Mauni Amavasya or new moon day, the third and the most auspicious date of bathing during the annual month long Hindu religious festival Magh Mela in Allahabad, India

Students and a women police officer dance as they take part in "One Billion Rising" campaign on a street in Chandigarh...Students and a women police officer (C) dance as they take part in "One Billion Rising" campaign on a street in Chandigarh, India, February 2, 2016. One Billion Rising is a global coordinated campaign aimed to call for an end to violence against women and girls, according to its organisers. REUTERS/Ajay Verma

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Students and a women police officer dance as they take part in “One Billion Rising” campaign on a street in Chandigarh, India. One Billion Rising is a global coordinated campaign aimed to call for an end to violence against women and girls, according to its organisers

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An Indian police officer baton charges Kashmiri residents who were blocking a road to stop authorities from pulling down illegally built structures around the Nigeen Lake in Srinagar.

Indian youths exercise near the sea front during a hazy morning in Mumbai on January 29, 2016.  AFP PHOTO / PUNIT PARANJPEPUNIT PARANJPE/AFP/Getty Images

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Indian youths exercise near the sea front during a hazy morning in Mumbai on Friday

Kashmiri Muslim devotees pray outside the shrine of Sufi Saint Syed Abdul Qadir Jilani in Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir, Friday, Jan. 29, 2016. Thousands of devotees thronged to the shrine, where the Kashmiri Muslim head priest displayed the relics of the Sufi Saint. (AP Photo/Dar Yasin)

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Kashmiri Muslim devotees pray outside the shrine of Sufi Saint Syed Abdul Qadir Jilani in Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir. Thousands of devotees thronged to the shrine, where the Kashmiri Muslim head priest displayed the relics of the Sufi Saint 

TOPSHOT - A fishing boat is seen in the ...TOPSHOT - A fishing boat is seen in the morning general view of the city skyline covered by a smoggy haze in Mumbai on January 29, 2016.  AFP PHOTO / PUNIT PARANJPE / AFP / PUNIT PARANJPEPUNIT PARANJPE/AFP/Getty Images

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A fishing boat is seen and the city skyline is covered by a smoggy haze in Mumbai 

A member of the Indian military band reads a newspaper as he takes a break during a rehearsal for the "Beating the Retreat" ceremony in New Delhi...A member of the Indian military band reads a newspaper as he takes a break during a rehearsal for the "Beating the Retreat" ceremony in New Delhi, India, January 27, 2016. The ceremony symbolises retreat after a day on the battlefield, and marks the official end of the Indian Republic Day celebrations. It is held every year on January 29. REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee

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A member of the Indian military band reads a newspaper as he takes a break during a rehearsal for the “Beating the Retreat” ceremony in New Delhi, India 

French President Francois Hollande (L) a...French President Francois Hollande (L) attends a Republic Day reception held for him by Indian President Pranab Mukherjee (R) at the Indian Presidential Palace in New Delhi on January 26, 2016.  AFP PHOTO / Money SHARMAMONEY SHARMA/AFP/Getty Images

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French President Francois Hollande attends a Republic Day reception held for him by Indian President Pranab Mukherjee at the Indian Presidential Palace in New Delhi on Tuesday

India celebrates its 67th Republic day...epa05126440 All women unit of Central Reserve Police Force participate in the 67th Republic day function in New Delhi, India,on 26 January 2016. French President Francois Hollande was chief guest at India's Republic Day celebrations in New Delhi  with the city being placed under maximum security amid terrorist threats. India celebrates the day its constitution was adopted - January 26, 1950 - as Republic Day.  EPA/HARISH TYAGI

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All women unit of Central Reserve Police Force participate in the 67th Republic day function in New Delhi, India. French President Francois Hollande was chief guest at India’s Republic Day celebrations in New Delhi with the city being placed under maximum security amid terrorist threats. 

A member of the National Students Union of India (NSUI), the student wing of India's main opposition Congress party, shouts slogans as he got entangled in police barricade during a protest against the death of Rohith Vemula in New Delhi, India, Friday, Jan. 22, 2016. The students were protesting the death of Vemula who, along with four others, was barred from using some facilities at his university in the southern tech-hub of Hyderabad. The protesters accused Hyderabad University's vice chancellor and a federal minister of unfairly demanding punishment for the five lower-caste students after they clashed last year with a group of students supporting the governing Hindu nationalist party. (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri)

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A member of the National Students Union of India, the student wing of India’s main opposition Congress party, shouts slogans as he got entangled in police barricade during a protest against the death of Rohith Vemula in New Delhi, India

Supporters of the Jammu and Kashmir Libr...Supporters of the Jammu and Kashmir Libration Front (JKLF) shout pro-freedom slogans during a protest in Srinagar on January 21, 2016. Parts of the capital of Indian-administered Kashmir remained shut and rallies were held on January 21 to mark the killing of nearly sixty people by Indian security personnel in Srinagar's Gaw Kadal area on January 21, 1990. The event was followed by a series of similar incidents in and around Srinagar causing widespread anger across the valley and gave impetus to an armed insurgency which had just started in the Muslim-majority Himalayan state. AFP PHOTO / Tauseef MUSTAFATAUSEEF MUSTAFA/AFP/Getty Images

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Supporters of the Jammu and Kashmir Libration Front shout pro-freedom slogans during a protest in Srinagar on January. Parts of the capital of Indian-administered Kashmir remained shut and rallies were held on Thursday to mark the killing of nearly sixty people by Indian security personnel in Srinagar’s Gaw Kadal area on January 21, 1990.