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Photos of the week: India

From Holi celebrations to everyday toil, these are some of the most noteworthy picture stories

Mass Wedding

Brides sit and wait for their turn during a Muslim mass wedding in Ahmedabad.


A girl reacts as coloured water is thrown on her face while celebrating Holi, the Festival of Colours, in Mumbai.


Giant cardboard cutouts of PM Narendra Modi (C) and Bharatiya Janata Party president Amit Shah are displayed in New Delhi.


India vs. Australia - Third Test cricket match - Jharkhand State Cricket Association Stadium, Ranchi, India.


A man throws water on a woman during "Huranga", a game played between men and women a day after Holi, at Dauji temple near Mathura.


A boy bathes his horse in the waters of the Arabian Sea in Mumbai.


A worker carries a basket of fish, at a wholesale fish market, on the outskirts of Kolkata.

Holi at Delhi

People take part in Holi, the festival of colours, in Delhi.
Compiled by - Karanveer Singh Arora