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A man applies colour to a haircut with the number "2019", depicted to welcome the new year at a barbershop in Ahmedabad, India, December 30, 2018. REUTERS/Amit Dave

A man applies colour to a haircut with the number "2019", depicted to welcome the new year at a barbershop in Ahmedabad, India, December 30, 2018. REUTERS/Amit Dave

A man applies colour to a haircut with the number "2019", depicted to welcome the new year at a barbershop in Ahmedabad, India, December 30, 2018. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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Indian Navy personnel prepare diving equipment before entering a coal mine that collapsed in Ksan, in the northeastern state of Meghalaya, India, December 30, 2018. REUTERS/Anuwar Hazarika

Indian Navy personnel prepare diving equipment before entering a coal mine that collapsed in Ksan, in the northeastern state of Meghalaya, India, December 30, 2018. REUTERS/Anuwar Hazarika

Indian Navy personnel prepare diving equipment before entering a coal mine that collapsed in Ksan, in the northeastern state of Meghalaya, India, December 30, 2018. REUTERS/Anuwar Hazarika
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Divers use a pulley to enter a coal mine that collapsed in Ksan, in the northeastern state of Meghalaya, India, December 29, 2018. REUTERS/Anuwar Hazarika

Divers use a pulley to enter a coal mine that collapsed in Ksan, in the northeastern state of Meghalaya, India, December 29, 2018. REUTERS/Anuwar Hazarika

Divers use a pulley to enter a coal mine that collapsed in Ksan, in the northeastern state of Meghalaya, India, December 29, 2018. REUTERS/Anuwar Hazarika
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Bhutan's Prime Minister Lotay Tshering and his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi shake hands ahead of their meeting at Hyderabad House in New Delhi, India, December 28, 2018. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Bhutan's Prime Minister Lotay Tshering and his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi shake hands ahead of their meeting at Hyderabad House in New Delhi, India, December 28, 2018. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Bhutan's Prime Minister Lotay Tshering and his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi shake hands ahead of their meeting at Hyderabad House in New Delhi, India, December 28, 2018. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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A member of the transgender community attends a protest against the passing of the Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill, 2018, in New Delhi, India, December 28, 2018. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A member of the transgender community attends a protest against the passing of the Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill, 2018, in New Delhi, India, December 28, 2018. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A member of the transgender community attends a protest against the passing of the Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill, 2018, in New Delhi, India, December 28, 2018. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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Members of the transgenders community hold placards during a protest against the passing of the Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill, 2018, in New Delhi, India, December 28, 2018. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Members of the transgenders community hold placards during a protest against the passing of the Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill, 2018, in New Delhi, India, December 28, 2018. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Members of the transgenders community hold placards during a protest against the passing of the Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill, 2018, in New Delhi, India, December 28, 2018. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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A man takes picture of a room in a residential building that was gutted by a fire on Thursday in Mumbai, India, December 28, 2018. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

A man takes picture of a room in a residential building that was gutted by a fire on Thursday in Mumbai, India, December 28, 2018. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

A man takes picture of a room in a residential building that was gutted by a fire on Thursday in Mumbai, India, December 28, 2018. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas
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Children enjoy a ride at a fair in Mumbai, India, December 27, 2018. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

Children enjoy a ride at a fair in Mumbai, India, December 27, 2018. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

Children enjoy a ride at a fair in Mumbai, India, December 27, 2018. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui
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A man washes clothes at a handpump under a bridge over the Yamuna river on a foggy winter morning in New Delhi, India December 27, 2018. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A man washes clothes at a handpump under a bridge over the Yamuna river on a foggy winter morning in New Delhi, India December 27, 2018. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A man washes clothes at a handpump under a bridge over the Yamuna river on a foggy winter morning in New Delhi, India December 27, 2018. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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A man paddles a handmade boat across the Yamuna river on a foggy winter morning in New Delhi, India December 27, 2018. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A man paddles a handmade boat across the Yamuna river on a foggy winter morning in New Delhi, India December 27, 2018. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A man paddles a handmade boat across the Yamuna river on a foggy winter morning in New Delhi, India December 27, 2018. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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A man performs "Malkhamb" (traditional Indian gymnastics) during a college festival in Mumbai, India, December 27, 2018. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

A man performs "Malkhamb" (traditional Indian gymnastics) during a college festival in Mumbai, India, December 27, 2018. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

A man performs "Malkhamb" (traditional Indian gymnastics) during a college festival in Mumbai, India, December 27, 2018. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas
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Indian Air Force soldiers stand among guns and gloves laid on the road during a break at the rehearsal for the Republic Day parade on a cold winter morning in New Delhi, India, December 26, 2018. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Indian Air Force soldiers stand among guns and gloves laid on the road during a break at the rehearsal for the Republic Day parade on a cold winter morning in New Delhi, India, December 26, 2018. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Indian Air Force soldiers stand among guns and gloves laid on the road during a break at the rehearsal for the Republic Day parade on a cold winter morning in New Delhi, India, December 26, 2018. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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Men walk in front of the India Gate shrouded in smog in New Delhi, India, December 26, 2018. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Men walk in front of the India Gate shrouded in smog in New Delhi, India, December 26, 2018. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Men walk in front of the India Gate shrouded in smog in New Delhi, India, December 26, 2018. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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A man uses his oar to break ice to move his boat on the partially frozen interiors of Dal lake on a cold winter morning in Srinagar December 26, 2018. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

A man uses his oar to break ice to move his boat on the partially frozen interiors of Dal lake on a cold winter morning in Srinagar December 26, 2018. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

A man uses his oar to break ice to move his boat on the partially frozen interiors of Dal lake on a cold winter morning in Srinagar December 26, 2018. REUTERS/Danish Ismail
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Rescuers work at the site of a coal mine that collapsed in Ksan, in the northeastern state of Meghalaya, India, December 23, 2018. Picture taken December 23, 2018. REUTERS/Stringer

Rescuers work at the site of a coal mine that collapsed in Ksan, in the northeastern state of Meghalaya, India, December 23, 2018. Picture taken December 23, 2018. REUTERS/Stringer

Rescuers work at the site of a coal mine that collapsed in Ksan, in the northeastern state of Meghalaya, India, December 23, 2018. Picture taken December 23, 2018. REUTERS/Stringer
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Women scatter flower petals in the waters of the Bay of Bengal during a prayer ceremony for the victims of the 2004 tsunami on the 14th anniversary of the disaster, at Marina beach in Chennai, India, December 26, 2018. REUTERS/P. Ravikumar

Women scatter flower petals in the waters of the Bay of Bengal during a prayer ceremony for the victims of the 2004 tsunami on the 14th anniversary of the disaster, at Marina beach in Chennai, India, December 26, 2018. REUTERS/P. Ravikumar

Women scatter flower petals in the waters of the Bay of Bengal during a prayer ceremony for the victims of the 2004 tsunami on the 14th anniversary of the disaster, at Marina beach in Chennai, India, December 26, 2018. REUTERS/P. Ravikumar
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A worker climbs down a decorated pandal, or a platform, in Ahmedabad, India, December 26, 2018. REUTERS/Amit Dave

A worker climbs down a decorated pandal, or a platform, in Ahmedabad, India, December 26, 2018. REUTERS/Amit Dave

A worker climbs down a decorated pandal, or a platform, in Ahmedabad, India, December 26, 2018. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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A man rides a rickshaw on a smoggy morning in New Delhi, India, December 26, 2018. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A man rides a rickshaw on a smoggy morning in New Delhi, India, December 26, 2018. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A man rides a rickshaw on a smoggy morning in New Delhi, India, December 26, 2018. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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Incense sticks burn as a girl prays during a prayer ceremony for the victims of the 2004 tsunami on the 14th anniversary of the disaster, at Marina beach in Chennai, India, December 26, 2018. REUTERS/P. Ravikumar

Incense sticks burn as a girl prays during a prayer ceremony for the victims of the 2004 tsunami on the 14th anniversary of the disaster, at Marina beach in Chennai, India, December 26, 2018. REUTERS/P. Ravikumar

Incense sticks burn as a girl prays during a prayer ceremony for the victims of the 2004 tsunami on the 14th anniversary of the disaster, at Marina beach in Chennai, India, December 26, 2018. REUTERS/P. Ravikumar
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A woman kisses a figure of baby Jesus at a church during the Christmas celebrations in Ahmedabad, India, December 25, 2018. REUTERS/Amit Dave

A woman kisses a figure of baby Jesus at a church during the Christmas celebrations in Ahmedabad, India, December 25, 2018. REUTERS/Amit Dave

A woman kisses a figure of baby Jesus at a church during the Christmas celebrations in Ahmedabad, India, December 25, 2018. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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A man lights a bonfire on the banks of Yamuna river on a cold winter morning in New Delhi, India, December 24, 2018. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A man lights a bonfire on the banks of Yamuna river on a cold winter morning in New Delhi, India, December 24, 2018. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A man lights a bonfire on the banks of Yamuna river on a cold winter morning in New Delhi, India, December 24, 2018. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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A vendor sells Christmas goodies as worshippers arrive to attend a mass at a church in Mumbai, India December 24, 2018. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

A vendor sells Christmas goodies as worshippers arrive to attend a mass at a church in Mumbai, India December 24, 2018. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

A vendor sells Christmas goodies as worshippers arrive to attend a mass at a church in Mumbai, India December 24, 2018. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui
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