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Indians enjoy getting splashed by breaking waves during high tide at the sea front in Mumbai on July 14, 2014. The monsoon rains, which usually hit India from June to September, are crucial for farmers whose crops feed hundreds of millions of people.

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A group of youngsters enjoy getting splashed by breaking waves during high tide on the seafront in Mumbai, India, on Monday

A worker uses a rope to move through a pile of empty plastic bottles at a recycling workshop in Mumbai

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A worker uses a rope to move through a pile of empty plastic bottles at a recycling workshop in Mumbai

Children play on improvised swings on a tow truck parked on a roadside in Mumbai March 24, 2014.

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Children play on improvised swings on a tow truck parked in Mumbai, India.

A policeman yawns as he sits with his colleagues outside a court where the case of the gang-rape of a photojournalist was heard in Mumbai...A policeman (C) yawns as he sits with his colleagues outside a court where the case of the gang-rape of a photojournalist was heard in Mumbai March 20, 2014. Four men were found guilty on Thursday of the gang-rape of a photojournalist last year in Mumbai, an attack that sparked street protests in the city and raised fresh questions about attitudes to women in the world's largest democracy. The four men convicted of gang-rape are due to be sentenced on Friday, prosecution lawyer Ujjwal Nikam told reporters outside the Mumbai court where the case was heard. REUTERS/Mansi Thapliyal (INDIA - Tags: CRIME LAW)

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A policeman yawns as he sits with his colleagues outside a court where the case of the gang-rape of a photojournalist was heard in Mumbai. Four men were found guilty on Thursday of the gang-rape of a photojournalist last year in Mumbai, an attack that sparked street protests in the city and raised fresh questions about attitudes to women in the world’s largest democracy. The four men convicted of gang-rape are due to be sentenced on Friday, prosecution lawyer Ujjwal Nikam told reporters outside the Mumbai court where the case was heard. Read more

Employees work inside a limestone powder factory in an industrial area in Mumbai

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Employees work inside a limestone powder factory in an industrial area in Mumbai on Tuesday

An Indian worker cleans inside the new T2 terminal of the Chattrapati Shivaji International Airport in Mumbai. Mumbai will unveil its lavish and long-awaited new airport terminal, part of a $2 billion revamp that aims to challenge India's reputation for shoddy infrastructure and boost the financial capital's status.

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A cleaner at work in the new T2 terminal of the Chattrapati Shivaji International Airport in Mumbai. The lavish and long-awaited terminal is part of a $2bn revamp that aims to challenge India’s reputation for shoddy infrastructure and boost the financial capital’s status

A participant flies a tiger shaped kite during the International Kite Festival in Mumbai...A participant flies a tiger shaped kite during the International Kite Festival in Mumbai January 8, 2014. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

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Competitors wait to get on the stage during a bodybuilding competition in Mumbai...Competitors wait to get on the stage during a bodybuilding competition in Mumbai November 27, 2013. Around 30 bodybuilders from all parts of India participated in the competition.

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Competitors wait to get on the stage during a bodybuilding competition in Mumbai.

Fifth anniversay of Mumbai terror attacks

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An Indian labourer erects a stage in front of the Taj Mahal hotel on the fifth anniversary of the Mumbai terror attacks

Fire in Mumbai...epa03959579 An Indian woman cries while her baby is missing after a fire in Ambedkar Nagar slum in Mumbai, India, 21 November 2013. According to reports, a fire broke out in the area on 21 November, gutting shanties, but no casualties have been reported.

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A mother whose baby is missing cries near the site of a fire in Ambedkar Nagar slum in Mumbai, IndiaRead more