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A participant poses for a photo during the Queer Azaadi Pride March in Mumbai, India February 3, 2018. REUTERS/Shailesh Andrade

A participant poses for a photo during the Queer Azaadi Pride March in Mumbai, India February 3, 2018. REUTERS/Shailesh Andrade

A participant poses for a photo during the Queer Azaadi Pride March in Mumbai, India February 3, 2018. REUTERS/Shailesh Andrade
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Vendors prepare "Nimbu Mirchi", talismans made from lemon and green chillies, which are believed to protect homes and businesses from evil spirits, for sale on a street in Mumbai, India February 2, 2018. REUTERS/Shailesh Andrade

Vendors prepare "Nimbu Mirchi", talismans made from lemon and green chillies, which are believed to protect homes and businesses from evil spirits, for sale on a street in Mumbai, India February 2, 2018. REUTERS/Shailesh Andrade

Vendors prepare "Nimbu Mirchi", talismans made from lemon and green chillies, which are believed to protect homes and businesses from evil spirits, for sale on a street in Mumbai, India February 2, 2018. REUTERS/Shailesh Andrade
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A Hindu devotee reacts as she gets her cheeks pierced with a metal skewer during the Thaipusam festival in Chennai, India, January 31, 2018. REUTERS/P. Ravikumar

A Hindu devotee reacts as she gets her cheeks pierced with a metal skewer during the Thaipusam festival in Chennai, India, January 31, 2018. REUTERS/P. Ravikumar

A Hindu devotee reacts as she gets her cheeks pierced with a metal skewer during the Thaipusam festival in Chennai, India, January 31, 2018. REUTERS/P. Ravikumar
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Indian army soldier performs "Malkhamb" (traditional Indian gymnastics) during a "Gaurav Senani" rally at Gandhinagar, in Gujarat, India, January 28, 2018. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Indian army soldier performs "Malkhamb" (traditional Indian gymnastics) during a "Gaurav Senani" rally at Gandhinagar, in Gujarat, India, January 28, 2018. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Indian army soldier performs "Malkhamb" (traditional Indian gymnastics) during a "Gaurav Senani" rally at Gandhinagar, in Gujarat, India, January 28, 2018. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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Indian Border Security Force (BSF) "Daredevils" women motorcycle riders perform during the Republic Day parade in New Delhi, India January 26, 2018. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Indian Border Security Force (BSF) "Daredevils" women motorcycle riders perform during the Republic Day parade in New Delhi, India January 26, 2018. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Indian Border Security Force (BSF) "Daredevils" women motorcycle riders perform during the Republic Day parade in New Delhi, India January 26, 2018. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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A man sits inside his 42-year old shop of antique clocks in the old quarters of Delhi, India, January 24, 2018. REUTERS/Saumya Khandelwal

A man sits inside his 42-year old shop of antique clocks in the old quarters of Delhi, India, January 24, 2018. REUTERS/Saumya Khandelwal

A man sits inside his 42-year old shop of antique clocks in the old quarters of Delhi, India, January 24, 2018. REUTERS/Saumya Khandelwal
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Watches are exhibited at a street vendor�s stall in the old quarters of Delhi, India, January 24, 2018. REUTERS/Saumya Khandelwal

Watches are exhibited at a street vendor�s stall in the old quarters of Delhi, India, January 24, 2018. REUTERS/Saumya Khandelwal

Watches are exhibited at a street vendor�s stall in the old quarters of Delhi, India, January 24, 2018. REUTERS/Saumya Khandelwal
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A mannequin head lies beside a hut, on the banks of the Yamuna River in New Delhi, India January 23, 2018. REUTERS/Saumya Khandelwal

A mannequin head lies beside a hut, on the banks of the Yamuna River in New Delhi, India January 23, 2018. REUTERS/Saumya Khandelwal

A mannequin head lies beside a hut, on the banks of the Yamuna River in New Delhi, India January 23, 2018. REUTERS/Saumya Khandelwal
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Workers of Torrent Power Limited remove kites and thread tangled up in electric power cables after the end of the kite flying season in Ahmedabad, India, January 18, 2018. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Workers of Torrent Power Limited remove kites and thread tangled up in electric power cables after the end of the kite flying season in Ahmedabad, India, January 18, 2018. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Workers of Torrent Power Limited remove kites and thread tangled up in electric power cables after the end of the kite flying season in Ahmedabad, India, January 18, 2018. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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A woman exercises inside a public park on a foggy winter morning in Kolkata, India, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

A woman exercises inside a public park on a foggy winter morning in Kolkata, India, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

A woman exercises inside a public park on a foggy winter morning in Kolkata, India, January 16, 2018. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
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A villager attempts to control a bull during the annual bull-taming festival called Jallikattu, which is part of south India's Pongal harvest festival of Pongal, on the outskirts of Madurai, India, January 15, 2018. REUTERS/Abhishek N. Chinnappa

A villager attempts to control a bull during the annual bull-taming festival called Jallikattu, which is part of south India's Pongal harvest festival of Pongal, on the outskirts of Madurai, India, January 15, 2018. REUTERS/Abhishek N. Chinnappa

A villager attempts to control a bull during the annual bull-taming festival called Jallikattu, which is part of south India's Pongal harvest festival of Pongal, on the outskirts of Madurai, India, January 15, 2018. REUTERS/Abhishek N. Chinnappa
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A Hindu priest holds a rooster as he prays before sacrificing the rooster on the banks of river Howrah on the occasion of "Makar Sankranti" festival in Chakmaghat village in the northeastern state of Tripura, India, January 14, 2018. REUTERS/Jayanta Dey

A Hindu priest holds a rooster as he prays before sacrificing the rooster on the banks of river Howrah on the occasion of "Makar Sankranti" festival in Chakmaghat village in the northeastern state of Tripura, India, January 14, 2018. REUTERS/Jayanta...more

A Hindu priest holds a rooster as he prays before sacrificing the rooster on the banks of river Howrah on the occasion of "Makar Sankranti" festival in Chakmaghat village in the northeastern state of Tripura, India, January 14, 2018. REUTERS/Jayanta Dey
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A Hindu holy woman undergoes an eye examination at a free eye-care camp organised by social workers at a makeshift shelter, before heading for an annual trip to Sagar Island for the one-day festival of "Makar Sankranti", in Kolkata, India, January 10, 2018. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

A Hindu holy woman undergoes an eye examination at a free eye-care camp organised by social workers at a makeshift shelter, before heading for an annual trip to Sagar Island for the one-day festival of "Makar Sankranti", in Kolkata, India, January...more

A Hindu holy woman undergoes an eye examination at a free eye-care camp organised by social workers at a makeshift shelter, before heading for an annual trip to Sagar Island for the one-day festival of "Makar Sankranti", in Kolkata, India, January 10, 2018. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
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A man wrapped in a blanket sleeps outside a closed shop on a cold winter morning in the old quarters of Delhi, India, January 10, 2018. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A man wrapped in a blanket sleeps outside a closed shop on a cold winter morning in the old quarters of Delhi, India, January 10, 2018. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A man wrapped in a blanket sleeps outside a closed shop on a cold winter morning in the old quarters of Delhi, India, January 10, 2018. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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Kite-flying enthusiasts fly kites on the first day of the eight-day-long International Kite Festival in Ahmedabad, India, January 7, 2018. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Kite-flying enthusiasts fly kites on the first day of the eight-day-long International Kite Festival in Ahmedabad, India, January 7, 2018. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Kite-flying enthusiasts fly kites on the first day of the eight-day-long International Kite Festival in Ahmedabad, India, January 7, 2018. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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School children attend a yoga session on the last day of a week-long camp in Ahmedabad, India January 4, 2018. REUTERS/Amit Dave

School children attend a yoga session on the last day of a week-long camp in Ahmedabad, India January 4, 2018. REUTERS/Amit Dave

School children attend a yoga session on the last day of a week-long camp in Ahmedabad, India January 4, 2018. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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Students react as water from earthen pitchers is poured on them to take a holy bath during a ceremony organised to resemble the annual month-long Hindu religious festival of Magh Mela, held during the Hindu month of Magh, in Ahmedabad, India, January 1, 2018. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Students react as water from earthen pitchers is poured on them to take a holy bath during a ceremony organised to resemble the annual month-long Hindu religious festival of Magh Mela, held during the Hindu month of Magh, in Ahmedabad, India, January...more

Students react as water from earthen pitchers is poured on them to take a holy bath during a ceremony organised to resemble the annual month-long Hindu religious festival of Magh Mela, held during the Hindu month of Magh, in Ahmedabad, India, January 1, 2018. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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Fishermen cover their heads and part of their boats with blankets and straw as they wait to catch fish in the waters of the Anchar Lake on a cold winter day in Srinagar December 28, 2017. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

Fishermen cover their heads and part of their boats with blankets and straw as they wait to catch fish in the waters of the Anchar Lake on a cold winter day in Srinagar December 28, 2017. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

Fishermen cover their heads and part of their boats with blankets and straw as they wait to catch fish in the waters of the Anchar Lake on a cold winter day in Srinagar December 28, 2017. REUTERS/Danish Ismail
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Workers climb scaffolding to clean the walls of the historic Red Fort in the old quarters of Delhi, India December 27, 2017. REUTERS/Saumya Khandelwal

Workers climb scaffolding to clean the walls of the historic Red Fort in the old quarters of Delhi, India December 27, 2017. REUTERS/Saumya Khandelwal

Workers climb scaffolding to clean the walls of the historic Red Fort in the old quarters of Delhi, India December 27, 2017. REUTERS/Saumya Khandelwal
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A man dresses as Santa Claus at a pre-Christmas party in Mumbai, India, December 17, 2017. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

A man dresses as Santa Claus at a pre-Christmas party in Mumbai, India, December 17, 2017. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

A man dresses as Santa Claus at a pre-Christmas party in Mumbai, India, December 17, 2017. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui
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A woman gets an Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) painted in her hair at a parlor to promote voting ahead of Gujarat state assembly election in Ahmedabad, India, December 7, 2017. REUTERS/Amit Dave

A woman gets an Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) painted in her hair at a parlor to promote voting ahead of Gujarat state assembly election in Ahmedabad, India, December 7, 2017. REUTERS/Amit Dave

A woman gets an Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) painted in her hair at a parlor to promote voting ahead of Gujarat state assembly election in Ahmedabad, India, December 7, 2017. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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A porter sleeps on a stairway at a wholesale market in Bengaluru, India, November 30, 2017. REUTERS/Abhishek N. Chinnappa

A porter sleeps on a stairway at a wholesale market in Bengaluru, India, November 30, 2017. REUTERS/Abhishek N. Chinnappa

A porter sleeps on a stairway at a wholesale market in Bengaluru, India, November 30, 2017. REUTERS/Abhishek N. Chinnappa
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