A homeless man eats his breakfast on a street in Bengaluru. (Photo: Reuters/Abhishek N. Chinnappa)
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In Pictures: India This Week (19 Nov to 25 Nov 2016)

Beyond the headlines and behind the scenes, The Quint brings you a snapshot of India this week.

A woman is consoled by her relative as she mourns after seeing her house being burned down during a fire that broke out in  a residential locality in Srinagar. (Photo: Reuters/Danish Ismail)
A woman is consoled by her relative as she mourns after seeing her house being burned down during a fire that broke out in a residential locality in Srinagar. (Photo: Reuters/Danish Ismail)
A participant wears a gas mask as he runs during the Delhi Half Marathon in New Delhi. (Photo: AP Photo/Tsering Topgyal)
A participant wears a gas mask as he runs during the Delhi Half Marathon in New Delhi. (Photo: AP Photo/Tsering Topgyal)
A woman paints the floor of a pond as her child pulls at her saree in Delhi. (Photo: Reuters/Cathal McNaughton)
A woman paints the floor of a pond as her child pulls at her saree in Delhi. (Photo: Reuters/Cathal McNaughton)
A policeman closes the gate from inside as people try to enter a bank in Ahmedabad. (Photo: Reuters/Amit Dave)
A policeman closes the gate from inside as people try to enter a bank in Ahmedabad. (Photo: Reuters/Amit Dave)
Arch political rivals, Rajya Sabha MP Subramanian Swamy and Congress leader and former Finance Minister P Chidambaram at Parliament during the winter session, in New Delhi. (Photo: PTI/Manvender Vashist)
Arch political rivals, Rajya Sabha MP Subramanian Swamy and Congress leader and former Finance Minister P Chidambaram at Parliament during the winter session, in New Delhi. (Photo: PTI/Manvender Vashist)
A bride sits for a mass marriage ceremony organised for 22 Muslim couples in Mumbai. Mass marriages in India are organised by social organisations, primarily to help the economically backward families who cannot afford the high ceremony costs. (Photo: AP Photo/Rajanish Kakade)
A bride sits for a mass marriage ceremony organised for 22 Muslim couples in Mumbai. Mass marriages in India are organised by social organisations, primarily to help the economically backward families who cannot afford the high ceremony costs. (Photo: AP Photo/Rajanish Kakade)
A Naval officer holds a sword and mobile phone during the commissioning ceremony of INS Chennai in Mumbai. INS Chennai is a Kolkata class stealth guided missile destroyer. (Photo: AP Photo/Rajanish Kakade)
A Naval officer holds a sword and mobile phone during the commissioning ceremony of INS Chennai in Mumbai. INS Chennai is a Kolkata class stealth guided missile destroyer. (Photo: AP Photo/Rajanish Kakade)
An eagle flies past Kashmiri workers removing weed on a cold and foggy day at the Dal Lake in Srinagar. Cold conditions continued in most parts of Kashmir with fog affecting air traffic and normal life. (Photo: AP Photo/Dar Yasin)
An eagle flies past Kashmiri workers removing weed on a cold and foggy day at the Dal Lake in Srinagar. Cold conditions continued in most parts of Kashmir with fog affecting air traffic and normal life. (Photo: AP Photo/Dar Yasin)
A rescue worker prepares to move the remains of a carriage at the site of Sunday’s train derailment in Pukhrayan, south of Kanpur. (Photo: Reuters/Jitendra Prakash)
A rescue worker prepares to move the remains of a carriage at the site of Sunday’s train derailment in Pukhrayan, south of Kanpur. (Photo: Reuters/Jitendra Prakash)
Boys are silhouetted against the setting sun as they ride bicycles on the outskirts of Agartala. (Photo: Reuters/Jayanta Dey)
Boys are silhouetted against the setting sun as they ride bicycles on the outskirts of Agartala. (Photo: Reuters/Jayanta Dey)
Congress party supporters scuffle with policemen in Ahmedabad as they pour milk on a road to protest against the government’s decision to withdraw Rs 500 and 1000 banknotes from circulation. (Photo: Reuters/Amit Dave)
Congress party supporters scuffle with policemen in Ahmedabad as they pour milk on a road to protest against the government’s decision to withdraw Rs 500 and 1000 banknotes from circulation. (Photo: Reuters/Amit Dave)