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Smoke rises from burning incense sticks as a woman prays inside the shrine of Muslim Sufi Saint Nizamuddin Auliya in New Delhi, India August 21, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Smoke rises from burning incense sticks as a woman prays inside the shrine of Muslim Sufi Saint Nizamuddin Auliya in New Delhi, India August 21, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Smoke rises from burning incense sticks as a woman prays inside the shrine of Muslim Sufi Saint Nizamuddin Auliya in New Delhi, India August 21, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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A dancer reacts as he waits to perform during festivities marking the start of the annual harvest festival of Onam in Kochi, India August 25, 2017. REUTERS/Sivaram

A dancer reacts as he waits to perform during festivities marking the start of the annual harvest festival of Onam in Kochi, India August 25, 2017. REUTERS/Sivaram

A dancer reacts as he waits to perform during festivities marking the start of the annual harvest festival of Onam in Kochi, India August 25, 2017. REUTERS/Sivaram
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A volunteer immerses an idol of the Hindu god Ganesh, the deity of prosperity, into a pond on the second day of the ten-day long Ganesh Chaturthi festival in Mumbai, India, August 26, 2017. REUTERS/Shailesh Andrade

A volunteer immerses an idol of the Hindu god Ganesh, the deity of prosperity, into a pond on the second day of the ten-day long Ganesh Chaturthi festival in Mumbai, India, August 26, 2017. REUTERS/Shailesh Andrade

A volunteer immerses an idol of the Hindu god Ganesh, the deity of prosperity, into a pond on the second day of the ten-day long Ganesh Chaturthi festival in Mumbai, India, August 26, 2017. REUTERS/Shailesh Andrade
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A trader sits next to his goat as he waits for customers at a livestock market ahead of the Eid al-Adha festival in the old quarters in Delhi, India August 25, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A trader sits next to his goat as he waits for customers at a livestock market ahead of the Eid al-Adha festival in the old quarters in Delhi, India August 25, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A trader sits next to his goat as he waits for customers at a livestock market ahead of the Eid al-Adha festival in the old quarters in Delhi, India August 25, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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A performer has his body painted to look like a lion before he takes part in the festivities marking the start of the annual harvest festival of Onam in Kochi, India August 25, 2017. REUTERS/Sivaram V

A performer has his body painted to look like a lion before he takes part in the festivities marking the start of the annual harvest festival of Onam in Kochi, India August 25, 2017. REUTERS/Sivaram V

A performer has his body painted to look like a lion before he takes part in the festivities marking the start of the annual harvest festival of Onam in Kochi, India August 25, 2017. REUTERS/Sivaram V
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A mahout guides his elephant to demolish huts which forest officials claimed were illegally built at the Amchang Wildlife Sanctuary in Guwahati, India August 25, 2017. REUTERS/Anuwar Hazarika

A mahout guides his elephant to demolish huts which forest officials claimed were illegally built at the Amchang Wildlife Sanctuary in Guwahati, India August 25, 2017. REUTERS/Anuwar Hazarika

A mahout guides his elephant to demolish huts which forest officials claimed were illegally built at the Amchang Wildlife Sanctuary in Guwahati, India August 25, 2017. REUTERS/Anuwar Hazarika
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An idol of the Hindu god Ganesh, the deity of prosperity, is loaded onto a supply truck to be transported to a place of worship on the first day of the ten-day-long Ganesh Chaturthi festival in Ahmedabad, India August 25, 2017. REUTERS/Amit Dave

An idol of the Hindu god Ganesh, the deity of prosperity, is loaded onto a supply truck to be transported to a place of worship on the first day of the ten-day-long Ganesh Chaturthi festival in Ahmedabad, India August 25, 2017. REUTERS/Amit Dave

An idol of the Hindu god Ganesh, the deity of prosperity, is loaded onto a supply truck to be transported to a place of worship on the first day of the ten-day-long Ganesh Chaturthi festival in Ahmedabad, India August 25, 2017. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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Buddhist nuns help a participant learn Kung Fu, a form of martial art, during a five-day workshop in Hemis region in Ladakh, India, August 17, 2017. REUTERS/Nita Bhalla

Buddhist nuns help a participant learn Kung Fu, a form of martial art, during a five-day workshop in Hemis region in Ladakh, India, August 17, 2017. REUTERS/Nita Bhalla

Buddhist nuns help a participant learn Kung Fu, a form of martial art, during a five-day workshop in Hemis region in Ladakh, India, August 17, 2017. REUTERS/Nita Bhalla
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Soldiers stand at attention as a dog runs behind during a ceremonial reception for Nepalese Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba at the forecourt of India's Rashtrapati Bhavan presidential palace in New Delhi, India, August 24, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Soldiers stand at attention as a dog runs behind during a ceremonial reception for Nepalese Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba at the forecourt of India's Rashtrapati Bhavan presidential palace in New Delhi, India, August 24, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Soldiers stand at attention as a dog runs behind during a ceremonial reception for Nepalese Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba at the forecourt of India's Rashtrapati Bhavan presidential palace in New Delhi, India, August 24, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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People are rescued from a flooded village in Motihari, Bihar State, India August 23, 2017. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton

People are rescued from a flooded village in Motihari, Bihar State, India August 23, 2017. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton

People are rescued from a flooded village in Motihari, Bihar State, India August 23, 2017. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton
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A woman wades through a flooded village in the eastern state of Bihar, India August 22, 2017. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton

A woman wades through a flooded village in the eastern state of Bihar, India August 22, 2017. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton

A woman wades through a flooded village in the eastern state of Bihar, India August 22, 2017. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton
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A Sikh man with his eyes covered by a cloth breaks watermelons closely placed around performer as they practise Gatkha, a traditional form of martial art, during celebrations to mark the 413th anniversary of the installation of the Guru Granth Sahib, the religious book of Sikhs, in Amritsar, India August 22, 2017. REUTERS/Munish Sharma

A Sikh man with his eyes covered by a cloth breaks watermelons closely placed around performer as they practise Gatkha, a traditional form of martial art, during celebrations to mark the 413th anniversary of the installation of the Guru Granth Sahib,...more

A Sikh man with his eyes covered by a cloth breaks watermelons closely placed around performer as they practise Gatkha, a traditional form of martial art, during celebrations to mark the 413th anniversary of the installation of the Guru Granth Sahib, the religious book of Sikhs, in Amritsar, India August 22, 2017. REUTERS/Munish Sharma
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A member of the security forces walks towards a burning vehicles during violence in Panchkula, India, August 25, 2017. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton

A member of the security forces walks towards a burning vehicles during violence in Panchkula, India, August 25, 2017. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton

A member of the security forces walks towards a burning vehicles during violence in Panchkula, India, August 25, 2017. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton
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A Sikh man performs with a burning camphor tablet on his tongue during celebrations to mark the 413th anniversary of the installation of the Guru Granth Sahib, the religious book of Sikhs, in Amritsar, India August 22, 2017. REUTERS/Munish Sharma

A Sikh man performs with a burning camphor tablet on his tongue during celebrations to mark the 413th anniversary of the installation of the Guru Granth Sahib, the religious book of Sikhs, in Amritsar, India August 22, 2017. REUTERS/Munish Sharma

A Sikh man performs with a burning camphor tablet on his tongue during celebrations to mark the 413th anniversary of the installation of the Guru Granth Sahib, the religious book of Sikhs, in Amritsar, India August 22, 2017. REUTERS/Munish Sharma
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A boy helps his sister to get dressed before leaving for school as their mother cooks at a market area in Kolkata, India August 22, 2017. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

A boy helps his sister to get dressed before leaving for school as their mother cooks at a market area in Kolkata, India August 22, 2017. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

A boy helps his sister to get dressed before leaving for school as their mother cooks at a market area in Kolkata, India August 22, 2017. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
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A woman and her children ride in a rickshaw during heavy rains in Chandigarh, India August 21, 2017. REUTERS/Ajay Verma

A woman and her children ride in a rickshaw during heavy rains in Chandigarh, India August 21, 2017. REUTERS/Ajay Verma

A woman and her children ride in a rickshaw during heavy rains in Chandigarh, India August 21, 2017. REUTERS/Ajay Verma
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Wife of Dinesh Borse, an Indian policeman who was killed after suspected militants attacked a police camp in south Kashmir�s Pulwama district on Saturday, is consoled during her husband's cremation ceremony in Ahmedabad, India, August 27, 2017. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Wife of Dinesh Borse, an Indian policeman who was killed after suspected militants attacked a police camp in south Kashmir�s Pulwama district on Saturday, is consoled during her husband's cremation ceremony in Ahmedabad, India, August 27, 2017....more

Wife of Dinesh Borse, an Indian policeman who was killed after suspected militants attacked a police camp in south Kashmir�s Pulwama district on Saturday, is consoled during her husband's cremation ceremony in Ahmedabad, India, August 27, 2017. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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Boys paddle their cycle past a police camp after it was attacked by suspected militants on Saturday in south Kashimir's Pulwama district, August 27, 2017. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

Boys paddle their cycle past a police camp after it was attacked by suspected militants on Saturday in south Kashimir's Pulwama district, August 27, 2017. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

Boys paddle their cycle past a police camp after it was attacked by suspected militants on Saturday in south Kashimir's Pulwama district, August 27, 2017. REUTERS/Danish Ismail
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Nuns from the Missionaries of Charity take part in a mass service to mark the 107th birth anniversary of Saint Mother Teresa in Kolkata, India August 26, 2017. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

Nuns from the Missionaries of Charity take part in a mass service to mark the 107th birth anniversary of Saint Mother Teresa in Kolkata, India August 26, 2017. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

Nuns from the Missionaries of Charity take part in a mass service to mark the 107th birth anniversary of Saint Mother Teresa in Kolkata, India August 26, 2017. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
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A man surveys the damage after a day of violence in Panchkula, India August 26, 2017. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton

A man surveys the damage after a day of violence in Panchkula, India August 26, 2017. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton

A man surveys the damage after a day of violence in Panchkula, India August 26, 2017. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton
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A security personnel member stands guard outside a burnt carriage of a train near a railway station in New Delhi, India, August 26, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A security personnel member stands guard outside a burnt carriage of a train near a railway station in New Delhi, India, August 26, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A security personnel member stands guard outside a burnt carriage of a train near a railway station in New Delhi, India, August 26, 2017. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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People react during violence in Panchkula, India, August 25, 2017. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton

People react during violence in Panchkula, India, August 25, 2017. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton

People react during violence in Panchkula, India, August 25, 2017. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton
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