Inside India: January 22, 2014

  • People play in the snow in Srinagar. Snowfall in the Indian portion of Kashmir has disrupted power supply, air traffic and road traffic between Srinagar and Jammu, the summer and winter capitals of India's Jammu-Kashmir state. Dar Yasin / AP Photo
  • Indian folk dancers drink tea before a full dress rehearsal for the Republic Day parade in Kolkata. Rupak De Chowdhuri / Reuters
  • Vendors sell vegetables at a wholesale vegetable market in the old quarters of Delhi. A central bank panel has recommended the Reserve Bank of India focus on managing inflation as its main policy objective. Ahmad Masood / Reuters
  • Schoolchildren travel to their school in a cycle rickshaw on a cold morning in the old quarters of Delhi. Ahmad Masood / Reuters
  • A shepherd walks with his flock of goats at the banks of Mahanadi River in the Cuttack district. Reuters
  • A boatman waits for devotees at Sangam, the confluence of the rivers Ganges and Yamuna during the annual traditional fair, Magh Mela, in Allahabad. Rajesh Kumar Singh / AP Photo
  • A supporter of New Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, argues with police as she demands her right of way past barricades during a demonstration against the police . Altaf Qadri? / AP Photo
  • A supporter of the Aam Aadmi Party uses a blanket to protect himself on a cold winter morning at the site of a protest in New Delhi. Adnan Abidi / Reuters
  • Supporters of New Delhi chief minister, Arvind Kejriwal shout anti-police slogans under a banner with his image in New Delhi. Kejriwal vowed to escalate his sit-in protest after sleeping overnight on a pavement despite warnings that he is risking the gains of his new anti-corruption party. Sajjad Hussain / AFP Photo
  • A migrant family sit around a fire warming themselves and preparing breakfast under a flyover in Mumbai. Danish Siddiqui / Reuters
  • Indian fishermen from the Koli community carry a boat as they arrive after their catch near the Arabian Sea coast in Mumbai. Divyakant Solanki / EPA
  • A Sadhu sits on the banks of river Ganges with his prosthetic leg on a cold winter morning in the northern Indian city of Allahabad. Jitendra Prakash / Reuters
  • Indian soldiers wait before the beginning of rehearsals for the Republic Day parade in New Delhi. Saurabh Das / AP Photo
  • An Indian boy runs as he tries to fly a kite on the Bay of Bengal coast at Puri, Orissa state. Biswaranjan Rout / AP Photo
  • An Indian visually impaired bridal couple participate in a mass marriage at the Andh Kanya Praksh Gruh in Ahmedabad. Four Hindu couples and a Muslim couple were wedded using financial assistance from donors. Sam Panthaky / AFP Photo
  • A 1923 Rolls Royce passes the second Hooghly Bridge across the Ganges River during the Statesman vintage and classic car rally in Kolkata. Bikas Das / AP Photo

January 23, 2014

A view of news and daily life on the Indian subcontinent.

                           
Latest