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<p>Government employees shout slogans from a police van after being detained during a demonstration in Srinagar February 22, 2014. REUTERS/Danish Ismail</p>

Government employees shout slogans from a police van after being detained during a demonstration in Srinagar February 22, 2014. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

Government employees shout slogans from a police van after being detained during a demonstration in Srinagar February 22, 2014. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

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<p>Participants stand behind a mosaic made up of vegetables at Ludhiana, in Punjab February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer</p>

Participants stand behind a mosaic made up of vegetables at Ludhiana, in Punjab February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer

Participants stand behind a mosaic made up of vegetables at Ludhiana, in Punjab February 21, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer

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<p>Supporters of Gujarat's chief minister and Hindu nationalist Narendra Modi, the prime ministerial candidate for main opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), hold placards during a rally being addressed by Modi ahead of the 2014 general elections, in Ahmedabad February 20, 2014. REUTERS/Amit Dave</p>

Supporters of Gujarat's chief minister and Hindu nationalist Narendra Modi, the prime ministerial candidate for main opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), hold placards during a rally being addressed by Modi ahead of the 2014 general elections, in...more

Supporters of Gujarat's chief minister and Hindu nationalist Narendra Modi, the prime ministerial candidate for main opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), hold placards during a rally being addressed by Modi ahead of the 2014 general elections, in Ahmedabad February 20, 2014. REUTERS/Amit Dave

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<p>A Dawoodi Bohra Muslim woman (C) takes a picture from her mobile phone as others join their hands to take blessings from their new spiritual leader Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin in Mumbai February 19, 2014. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui</p>

A Dawoodi Bohra Muslim woman (C) takes a picture from her mobile phone as others join their hands to take blessings from their new spiritual leader Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin in Mumbai February 19, 2014. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

A Dawoodi Bohra Muslim woman (C) takes a picture from her mobile phone as others join their hands to take blessings from their new spiritual leader Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin in Mumbai February 19, 2014. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

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<p>Telangana supporters dance to celebrate after the Lok Sabha passed a proposal to split Andhra Pradesh and create the new state of Telangana, in Hyderabad February 18, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer</p>

Telangana supporters dance to celebrate after the Lok Sabha passed a proposal to split Andhra Pradesh and create the new state of Telangana, in Hyderabad February 18, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer

Telangana supporters dance to celebrate after the Lok Sabha passed a proposal to split Andhra Pradesh and create the new state of Telangana, in Hyderabad February 18, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer

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<p>Vendors use tarpaulin to cover a shop from rain after a downpour on the Marina beach in Chennai February 17, 2014. REUTERS/Babu</p>

Vendors use tarpaulin to cover a shop from rain after a downpour on the Marina beach in Chennai February 17, 2014. REUTERS/Babu

Vendors use tarpaulin to cover a shop from rain after a downpour on the Marina beach in Chennai February 17, 2014. REUTERS/Babu

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<p>Indian security personnel stand guard near sacks containing the interim budget papers at parliament in New Delhi February 17, 2014.  REUTERS/Adnan Abidi</p>

Indian security personnel stand guard near sacks containing the interim budget papers at parliament in New Delhi February 17, 2014. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Indian security personnel stand guard near sacks containing the interim budget papers at parliament in New Delhi February 17, 2014. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

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<p>A worker spreads paddy crop for drying at a rice processing unit in Bavla town on the outskirts of Ahmedabad February 15, 2014. REUTERS/Amit Dave</p>

A worker spreads paddy crop for drying at a rice processing unit in Bavla town on the outskirts of Ahmedabad February 15, 2014. REUTERS/Amit Dave

A worker spreads paddy crop for drying at a rice processing unit in Bavla town on the outskirts of Ahmedabad February 15, 2014. REUTERS/Amit Dave

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<p>Activists of ruling Congress party shout slogans and hold placards during a protest against the chief minister of Tamil Nadu state J. Jayalalithaa in Kolkata February 22, 2014. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri</p>

Activists of ruling Congress party shout slogans and hold placards during a protest against the chief minister of Tamil Nadu state J. Jayalalithaa in Kolkata February 22, 2014. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

Activists of ruling Congress party shout slogans and hold placards during a protest against the chief minister of Tamil Nadu state J. Jayalalithaa in Kolkata February 22, 2014. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

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<p>A ragpicker boy jumps onto a moving train in search of plastic bottles for reselling, at a railway station in New Delhi February 18, 2014.  REUTERS/Adnan Abidi</p>

A ragpicker boy jumps onto a moving train in search of plastic bottles for reselling, at a railway station in New Delhi February 18, 2014. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A ragpicker boy jumps onto a moving train in search of plastic bottles for reselling, at a railway station in New Delhi February 18, 2014. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

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