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
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 woman paints the floor of a pond as her child pulls at her sari in Delhi, India.
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Indian scavengers look for coins and re-usable items amongst the religious offerings and wooden frames of idols of goddess Durga which are piled up in the Yamuna river in New Delhi. Photo Prakash Singh/AFP/Getty
An Indian girl holds an umbrella and looks skywards as it rains in New Delhi, India
A man pedals his cycle rickshaw during monsoon rains in New Delhi, India on Wednesday
An Indian Muslim pilgrim whose hands are decorated with henna and garlands is photographed before leaving for the annual Hajj pilgrimage to the Holy city of Mecca at the airport in New Delhi
Indian workers take a nap near idols of the elephant-headed Hindu god Lord Ganesha at a roadside workshop in New Delhi
A boy repairs a boat on the banks of the river Yamuna in New Delhi, India
Members of Hindu nationalist party ‘Hindu Sena’ or Hindu Army, celebrate the birthday of U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump in New Delhi, India. The political group had earlier performed Hindu rituals to ensure Trump’s presidential win and to solve the growing problems of Islamic terrorism
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Tibetans living in-exile take part in a rally in New Delhi today, at the conclusion of a cycle event from Dehradun in support of The Panchen Lama, Tibetan Buddhism’s second most important spiritual leader.
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