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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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 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 attends a Republic Day reception held for him by Indian President Pranab Mukherjee at the Indian Presidential Palace in New Delhi on Tuesday
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, 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
Indian sweepers and labourers take time out to watch different branches of Indian military practice a march past as they rehearse to participate in the Republic Day parade in New Delhi, India, Wednesday
An Indian contingent of Assam Rifles rehearses for the upcoming Indian Republic Day parade along Rajpath in New Delhi. French soldiers will march down Rajpath on Republic Day along with Indian troops in the presence of President Francois Hollande, who is the chief guest for India’s upcoming 67th Republic Day, to be celebrated on January 26
Indian army dare devils display their skills on motorcycles during the Army Day parade in New Delhi, India, Friday
Indian paramilitary soldiers are seen rehearsing for the Republic Day parade during the early morning hours in New Delhi, India, on Thursday
Indian sailors take part in the rehearsal for the Republic Day parade on a foggy winter morning in New Delhi, India
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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An Indian Border Security Force (BSF) contingent marches during the BSF Golden Jubilee Day celebration in New Delhi on Tuesday
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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
An Indian boy throws domestic garbage into the already polluted Yamuna river in New Delhi on Friday. Considered one of the holiest rivers in India, the Yamuna River has been dying a slow death from pollution for decades despite the investment of millions of dollars to preserve its ecosystem
A driver stands in front of a Hindustan Motors Ltd. Ambassador taxi at a taxi stand in New Delhi, India
Indian Air Force soldiers march past the IAF C-17 Globemaster during Air Force Day parade at Hindon Air Force base near New Delhi, India, Thursday
An artist takes a break to smoke as he prepares idols of Hindu Gods and Goddesses for the upcoming Durga Puja festival in New Delhi, India, India on Wednesday
A member of staff cleans the red carpet at the Hyderabad House of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi for a group picture after the third Indian-German intergovernmental consultations in New Delhi, India.
A homeless Indian man sits at a traffic intersection in the morning in New Delhi, India, Wednesday. Hundreds of millions of Indians still live on less than $2 a day