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Schoolchildren show their hands decorated with henna paste during a henna competition to mark World Population Day in Ahmedabad July 11, 2014. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Schoolchildren show their hands decorated with henna paste during a henna competition to mark World Population Day in Ahmedabad July 11, 2014. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Schoolchildren show their hands decorated with henna paste during a henna competition to mark World Population Day in Ahmedabad July 11, 2014. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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Muslims offer Friday prayers during the holy fasting month of Ramadan at a mosque in Allahabad July 11, 2014. REUTERS/Jitendra Prakash

Muslims offer Friday prayers during the holy fasting month of Ramadan at a mosque in Allahabad July 11, 2014. REUTERS/Jitendra Prakash

Muslims offer Friday prayers during the holy fasting month of Ramadan at a mosque in Allahabad July 11, 2014. REUTERS/Jitendra Prakash
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A vendor waits for customers at a wholesale vegetable market in the old quarters of Delhi July 10, 2014. REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee

A vendor waits for customers at a wholesale vegetable market in the old quarters of Delhi July 10, 2014. REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee

A vendor waits for customers at a wholesale vegetable market in the old quarters of Delhi July 10, 2014. REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee
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U.S. Deputy Secretary of State William Burns (L) shakes hands with India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi during their meeting in New Delhi July 11, 2014. REUTERS/Harish Tyagi/Pool

U.S. Deputy Secretary of State William Burns (L) shakes hands with India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi during their meeting in New Delhi July 11, 2014. REUTERS/Harish Tyagi/Pool

U.S. Deputy Secretary of State William Burns (L) shakes hands with India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi during their meeting in New Delhi July 11, 2014. REUTERS/Harish Tyagi/Pool
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India's Mohammed Shami (R) waves his bat after reaching his half century as he stands with team-mate Bhuvneshwar Kumar during the first cricket test match against England at Trent Bridge cricket ground in Nottingham, England July 10, 2014. REUTERS/Philip Brown

India's Mohammed Shami (R) waves his bat after reaching his half century as he stands with team-mate Bhuvneshwar Kumar during the first cricket test match against England at Trent Bridge cricket ground in Nottingham, England July 10, 2014....more

India's Mohammed Shami (R) waves his bat after reaching his half century as he stands with team-mate Bhuvneshwar Kumar during the first cricket test match against England at Trent Bridge cricket ground in Nottingham, England July 10, 2014. REUTERS/Philip Brown
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A Kashmiri Muslim woman prays behind a glass window, as women are not allowed to enter, at the shrine of Sufi saint Ziarat Sharief Hazrat Syed Yaqoob Sahib, during the holy month of Ramadan in Srinagar July 10, 2014. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

A Kashmiri Muslim woman prays behind a glass window, as women are not allowed to enter, at the shrine of Sufi saint Ziarat Sharief Hazrat Syed Yaqoob Sahib, during the holy month of Ramadan in Srinagar July 10, 2014. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

A Kashmiri Muslim woman prays behind a glass window, as women are not allowed to enter, at the shrine of Sufi saint Ziarat Sharief Hazrat Syed Yaqoob Sahib, during the holy month of Ramadan in Srinagar July 10, 2014. REUTERS/Danish Ismail
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A worker prepares to unload steel bricks at a steel factory on the outskirts of Jammu July 10, 2014. REUTERS/Mukesh Gupta

A worker prepares to unload steel bricks at a steel factory on the outskirts of Jammu July 10, 2014. REUTERS/Mukesh Gupta

A worker prepares to unload steel bricks at a steel factory on the outskirts of Jammu July 10, 2014. REUTERS/Mukesh Gupta
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Finance Minister Arun Jaitley (C) poses as he leaves his office to present the federal budget for the 2014/15 fiscal year, in New Delhi July 10, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley (C) poses as he leaves his office to present the federal budget for the 2014/15 fiscal year, in New Delhi July 10, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley (C) poses as he leaves his office to present the federal budget for the 2014/15 fiscal year, in New Delhi July 10, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi (2nd R) offers a sweet to Amit Shah, the newly appointed president of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) as outgoing BJP president Rajnath Singh (R) watches during a news conference in New Delhi July 9, 2014.  REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee

Prime Minister Narendra Modi (2nd R) offers a sweet to Amit Shah, the newly appointed president of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) as outgoing BJP president Rajnath Singh (R) watches during a news conference in New Delhi July 9, 2014. ...more

Prime Minister Narendra Modi (2nd R) offers a sweet to Amit Shah, the newly appointed president of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) as outgoing BJP president Rajnath Singh (R) watches during a news conference in New Delhi July 9, 2014. REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee
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A farmer prepares to install a scarecrow in his field of corn on the outskirts of Ahmedabad July 9, 2014. REUTERS/Amit Dave

A farmer prepares to install a scarecrow in his field of corn on the outskirts of Ahmedabad July 9, 2014. REUTERS/Amit Dave

A farmer prepares to install a scarecrow in his field of corn on the outskirts of Ahmedabad July 9, 2014. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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A man bathes in the waters of a tube well in the morning at Salamatpur village in Punjab July 9, 2014. REUTERS/Ajay Verma

A man bathes in the waters of a tube well in the morning at Salamatpur village in Punjab July 9, 2014. REUTERS/Ajay Verma

A man bathes in the waters of a tube well in the morning at Salamatpur village in Punjab July 9, 2014. REUTERS/Ajay Verma
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England's captain Alastair Cook (L) stands with India's captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni holding the series trophy before Wednesday's first test cricket match at Trent Bridge cricket ground in Nottingham, July 8, 2014.  REUTERS/Philip Brown

England's captain Alastair Cook (L) stands with India's captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni holding the series trophy before Wednesday's first test cricket match at Trent Bridge cricket ground in Nottingham, July 8, 2014. REUTERS/Philip Brown

England's captain Alastair Cook (L) stands with India's captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni holding the series trophy before Wednesday's first test cricket match at Trent Bridge cricket ground in Nottingham, July 8, 2014. REUTERS/Philip Brown
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Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda (C) arrives to present the railway budget for the 2014/15 fiscal year, at the parliament in New Delhi July 8, 2014. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda (C) arrives to present the railway budget for the 2014/15 fiscal year, at the parliament in New Delhi July 8, 2014. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda (C) arrives to present the railway budget for the 2014/15 fiscal year, at the parliament in New Delhi July 8, 2014. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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Commuters walk on a crowded platform at a railway station in Kolkata July 8, 2014. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

Commuters walk on a crowded platform at a railway station in Kolkata July 8, 2014. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

Commuters walk on a crowded platform at a railway station in Kolkata July 8, 2014. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
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Passengers travel on an overcrowded train at Loni town in Uttar Pradesh July 8, 2014. REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee

Passengers travel on an overcrowded train at Loni town in Uttar Pradesh July 8, 2014. REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee

Passengers travel on an overcrowded train at Loni town in Uttar Pradesh July 8, 2014. REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee
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