Edition:
India
Pictures | Mon Dec 10, 2012 | 5:20pm IST

On the campaign trail in Gujarat

<p>Prime Minister Manmohan Singh gestures to supporters of the Congress Party during a rally, ahead of state assembly elections, at Vasda village, about 345 km (214 miles) south of Ahmedabad December 9, 2012. REUTERS/Amit Dave </p>

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh gestures to supporters of the Congress Party during a rally, ahead of state assembly elections, at Vasda village, about 345 km (214 miles) south of Ahmedabad December 9, 2012. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh gestures to supporters of the Congress Party during a rally, ahead of state assembly elections, at Vasda village, about 345 km (214 miles) south of Ahmedabad December 9, 2012. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Close
1 / 9
<p>Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi (C) arrives to address his supporters at the party office ahead of the state assembly elections in Ahmedabad December 6, 2012. REUTERS/Amit Dave</p>

Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi (C) arrives to address his supporters at the party office ahead of the state assembly elections in Ahmedabad December 6, 2012. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi (C) arrives to address his supporters at the party office ahead of the state assembly elections in Ahmedabad December 6, 2012. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Close
2 / 9
<p>Supporters of India's ruling Congress party listen to a speech by party chief Sonia Gandhi during an election campaign rally ahead of the state assembly elections, in Godsamba village, about 270 km (168 miles) from Ahmedabad December 7, 2012. REUTERS/Amit Dave </p>

Supporters of India's ruling Congress party listen to a speech by party chief Sonia Gandhi during an election campaign rally ahead of the state assembly elections, in Godsamba village, about 270 km (168 miles) from Ahmedabad December 7, 2012....more

Supporters of India's ruling Congress party listen to a speech by party chief Sonia Gandhi during an election campaign rally ahead of the state assembly elections, in Godsamba village, about 270 km (168 miles) from Ahmedabad December 7, 2012. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Close
3 / 9
<p>Chief of India's ruling Congress party Sonia Gandhi adjusts her saree during an election campaign rally ahead of the state assembly elections, in Godsamba village, about 270 km (168 miles) from Ahmedabad December 7, 2012. REUTERS/Amit Dave </p>

Chief of India's ruling Congress party Sonia Gandhi adjusts her saree during an election campaign rally ahead of the state assembly elections, in Godsamba village, about 270 km (168 miles) from Ahmedabad December 7, 2012. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Chief of India's ruling Congress party Sonia Gandhi adjusts her saree during an election campaign rally ahead of the state assembly elections, in Godsamba village, about 270 km (168 miles) from Ahmedabad December 7, 2012. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Close
4 / 9
<p>Supporters of the Congress Party attend a rally with India's Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, ahead of state assembly elections, at Vasda village, about 345 km (214 miles) south of Ahmedabad December 9, 2012. REUTERS/Amit Dave </p>

Supporters of the Congress Party attend a rally with India's Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, ahead of state assembly elections, at Vasda village, about 345 km (214 miles) south of Ahmedabad December 9, 2012. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Supporters of the Congress Party attend a rally with India's Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, ahead of state assembly elections, at Vasda village, about 345 km (214 miles) south of Ahmedabad December 9, 2012. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Close
5 / 9
<p>Prime Minister Manmohan Singh gestures to supporters of the Congress Party during a rally, ahead of state assembly elections, at Vasda village, about 345 km (214 miles) south of Ahmedabad December 9, 2012. REUTERS/Amit Dave </p>

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh gestures to supporters of the Congress Party during a rally, ahead of state assembly elections, at Vasda village, about 345 km (214 miles) south of Ahmedabad December 9, 2012. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh gestures to supporters of the Congress Party during a rally, ahead of state assembly elections, at Vasda village, about 345 km (214 miles) south of Ahmedabad December 9, 2012. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Close
6 / 9
<p>A supporter of the Congress Party holds onto a party flag as they listen to their party chief Sonia Gandhi during a rally ahead of state assembly elections at Siddhpur, about 120km (75 miles) north of the western Indian city of Ahmedabad December 10, 2012. REUTERS/Amit Dave</p>

A supporter of the Congress Party holds onto a party flag as they listen to their party chief Sonia Gandhi during a rally ahead of state assembly elections at Siddhpur, about 120km (75 miles) north of the western Indian city of Ahmedabad December 10,...more

A supporter of the Congress Party holds onto a party flag as they listen to their party chief Sonia Gandhi during a rally ahead of state assembly elections at Siddhpur, about 120km (75 miles) north of the western Indian city of Ahmedabad December 10, 2012. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Close
7 / 9
<p>Local leaders of the congress place a garland around their party chief Sonia Gandhi (C) during a rally ahead of state assembly elections at Siddhpur, about 120km (75 miles) north of Ahmedabad December 10, 2012. REUTERS/Amit Dave</p>

Local leaders of the congress place a garland around their party chief Sonia Gandhi (C) during a rally ahead of state assembly elections at Siddhpur, about 120km (75 miles) north of Ahmedabad December 10, 2012. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Local leaders of the congress place a garland around their party chief Sonia Gandhi (C) during a rally ahead of state assembly elections at Siddhpur, about 120km (75 miles) north of Ahmedabad December 10, 2012. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Close
8 / 9
<p>Supporters of the Congress Party wave as they welcome their party chief Sonia Gandhi during a rally ahead of state assembly elections at Siddhpur, about 120km (75 miles) north of Ahmedabad December 10, 2012. REUTERS/Amit Dave</p>

Supporters of the Congress Party wave as they welcome their party chief Sonia Gandhi during a rally ahead of state assembly elections at Siddhpur, about 120km (75 miles) north of Ahmedabad December 10, 2012. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Supporters of the Congress Party wave as they welcome their party chief Sonia Gandhi during a rally ahead of state assembly elections at Siddhpur, about 120km (75 miles) north of Ahmedabad December 10, 2012. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Close
9 / 9

Next Slideshows

India this week

Our best pictures from India from this week.

08 Dec 2012

Photos of the week

Our top photos from the past week.

08 Dec 2012

Greece's migrant class

Migrants in Greece are facing increasing abuse.

07 Dec 2012

Protests in Egypt

Protests against Egypt's president sweep the country.

07 Dec 2012

MORE IN PICTURES

Trump's first 100 days

Trump's first 100 days

The first 100 days of the Trump administration in 50 photos.

Sabres rattle on the Korean peninsula

Sabres rattle on the Korean peninsula

Tensions rise over the North Korean nuclear and missile crisis, as North Korea conducts a missile launch and the U.S. stages military drills with South Korea.

Brazil on strike

Brazil on strike

Nationwide strikes to protest austerity measures cripple several major cities across the country.

Photos of the week

Photos of the week

Our top photos from the past week.

Trump speaks at NRA convention

Trump speaks at NRA convention

President Trump, pledging allegiance to the National Rifle Association at a convention attended by thousands in Atlanta, is the first sitting president to address the gun-rights advocacy group since Ronald Reagan in 1983.

Trump voters of Obama country

Trump voters of Obama country

The views of Trump supporters in "swing" counties that went for Obama in 2008 and 2012 but then flipped for Trump last year -- a slice of the electorate dominated by white voters that is crucial to the Republican's re-election hopes and that Democrats want to win back.

China's all-girl 'boy band'

China's all-girl 'boy band'

Sporting short bobs, loose T-shirts and barely there makeup, FFC-Acrush is the first Chinese pop band with the androgynous look of 'handsome girls'.

Mannequins on the frontline

Mannequins on the frontline

Fighters use mannequins to attract and locate snipers on the battlefield.

Pope visits Egypt

Pope visits Egypt

On a two-day visit to Egypt, Pope Francis urged Muslim leaders to unite in renouncing religious extremism at a time when Islamist militants are targeting ancient Christian communities across the Middle East.

Trending Collections

Pictures