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Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh greets his cabinet colleagues during the ceremonial reception of Maldives President Yaamin Abdul Gayoom, at the Indian presidential palace, in New Delhi, India, Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014. Gayoom is on four-day official visit to India, after becoming president of Maldives.

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Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh greets his cabinet colleagues during the ceremonial reception of Maldives President Yameen Abdul Gayoom, at the Indian presidential palace in New Delhi, India

Girls stand near smoke from twigs which were set on fire by their parents to warm themselves at a vegetable field in New Delhi

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Girls look on as they stand next to a fire made by their parents to warm themselves at a vegetable field in New Delhi, India

Nomadic shepherds from Rajasthan herd their sheep at a camp on the outskirts of New Delhi on December 9, 2013. These shepherds still cling on to pastoral nomadic life, trekking long distances in search of pasture for their sheep.

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Nomadic shepherds from Rajasthan herd their sheep at a camp on the outskirts of New Delhi on Monday. They still cling on to pastoral nomadic life, trekking long distances in search of pasture for their sheep.

Tibetan exiles are taken in to detain by Indian policewomen during a protest against the alleged human rights abuses of Tibetans by the Chinese government outside the Chinese embassy on the eve of World Human Rights Day in New Delhi, India, Monday, Dec. 9, 2013. Tibetans also mark Dec. 10 as the Nobel peace Prize Day, the day their spiritual leader the Dalai Lama received the Nobel peace Prize in 1989.

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Tibetan exiles are detained by Indian policewomen during a protest outside the Chinese embassy in New Delhi. They were demonstrating against human rights abuses of Tibetans by the Chinese government, on the eve of World Human Rights Day

Mohammad Amin, a young Indian Muslim daily wage worker, reacts after taking a bath at a public tube well early morning in New Delhi, India, Friday, Nov. 22, 2013.

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Mohammad Amin, a young Indian Muslim daily wage worker, reacts after washing at a public tube well in New Delhi, India on Friday morning.

Tourist Economy As Inflation Spurs Rate-Rise Speculation...A motorbike rental vendor sits and waits for customers in Baga, Goa, India, on Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013. Reserve Bank Of India Governor Raghuram Rajan told reporters in New Delhi yesterday the RBI will address all policy concerns in next weekís review, spurring speculation he will continue tackling inflation and the economic slowdown simultaneously. Photographer: Dhiraj Singh/Bloomberg

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A motorbike rental vendor relaxes as he waits for customers in Goa, India. Raghuram Rajan, Reserve Bank Of India governor, said in New Delhi yesterday the central bank would address all policy concerns in a review next week, spurring speculation he will continue intruding measures to tackle inflation and the economic slowdown simultaneously. 

Police detain a supporter of Chandrababu Naidu, chief of Telugu Desam Party (TDP), a regional party, as he tries to stop a vehicle from carrying Naidu to a hospital in New Delhi October 11, 2013. Naidu was on an indefinite hunger strike since Monday against the creation of Telangana state, according to local media. Two Indian ministers resigned last week over a cabinet decision to create the new state out of the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh, a growing hub for Western IT giants.

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Police detain a supporter of Chandrababu Naidu, chief of the Telugu Desam party, a regional party, as he tries to stop a vehicle from carrying Mr Naidu to hospital in New Delhi. Mr Naidu was on hunger strike against the creation of Telangana state, according to local media. Two Indian ministers resigned last week over a cabinet decision to create the state out of the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh, a growing hub for western IT groups.

Indian Air Force "Sarang" helicopter display team performs during the Indian Air Force Day celebrations at the Hindon air force station on the outskirts of New Delhi...Indian Air Force "Sarang" helicopter display team performs during the Indian Air Force Day celebrations at the Hindon air force station on the outskirts of New Delhi October 8, 2013. The IAF celebrated its 81st anniversary on Tuesday.

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Indian Air Force Sarang helicopter display team performs during the Indian Air Force Day celebrations at the Hindon air force station on the outskirts of New Delhi. The IAF celebrated its 81st anniversary on Tuesday.

Baba Din, an elderly member of India's landless, poor farmers and the tribal community, listens to a speaker during a protest at Jantar Mantar, an area near the Indian parliament where citizens from across the country assemble for protests, in New Delhi, India, Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013. The farmers were protesting against government procuring land for setting up industry and not providing enough subsidy to farmers among several other grievances.

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Baba Din, an elderly member of India’s landless, poor farmers and the tribal community, listens to a speaker during a protest at Jantar Mantar, an area near the Indian parliament where citizens from across the country assemble for protests, in New Delhi on Thursday. The farmers were protesting against government procuring land for setting up industry and not providing enough subsidy to farmers, among several other grievances.

An Indian man covers his nose as a Delhi municipal worker fumigates the area to prevent mosquitos from breeding after the number of dengue fever deaths in the city rose, in New Delhi, India, Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013. Dengue fever is a potentially serious mosquito-borne virus.

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An Indian man covers his nose as a municipal worker fumigates the area to prevent mosquitoes from breeding after the number of dengue fever deaths rose in New Delhi. Dengue fever is a potentially serious mosquito-borne virus.