Doctors protest and conviction of Kathua rape-accused: India this week

From doctor protests to the conviction of six men in the Kathua rape case; a roundup of top photos from across the country.

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Doctors during a sit-in protest against the assault on junior doctors in West Bengal and in solidarity with their demands, at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in New Delhi. (Amal KS / HT Photo)

Doctors during a sit-in protest against the assault on junior doctors in West Bengal and in solidarity with their demands, at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in New Delhi. (Amal KS / HT Photo)

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Sanji Ram and Parvesh Kumar, convicted in the Kathua rape and murder case, leave the District Court after it sentenced them to prison terms at Pathankot in Punjab. Six men were found guilty by the court. (Sameer Sehgal / HT Photo)

Sanji Ram and Parvesh Kumar, convicted in the Kathua rape and murder case, leave the District Court after it sentenced them to prison terms at Pathankot in Punjab. Six men were found guilty by the court. (Sameer Sehgal / HT Photo)

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Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) students and staff pay condolence to the late actor and playwright Girish Karnad at FTII in Pune, Maharashtra. Karnad passed away on June 10. (Rahul Raut / HT Photo )

Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) students and staff pay condolence to the late actor and playwright Girish Karnad at FTII in Pune, Maharashtra. Karnad passed away on June 10. (Rahul Raut / HT Photo )

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A pair of horses graze on a snow covered meadow after fresh snowfall st Sonamarg, about 89 km from Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir. (Waseem Andrabi / HT Photo)

A pair of horses graze on a snow covered meadow after fresh snowfall st Sonamarg, about 89 km from Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir. (Waseem Andrabi / HT Photo)

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A fisherman anchors his boat in the wake of a high tide at Vashi Creek in Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra. (Bachchan Kumar / HT Photo)

A fisherman anchors his boat in the wake of a high tide at Vashi Creek in Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra. (Bachchan Kumar / HT Photo)

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People move a fishing boat to a safer ground on the Arabian Sea coast in Veraval, Gujarat. The authorities evacuated tens of thousands of people as a severe cyclone in the Arabian Sea approached the western state of Gujarat, lashing the coast with high winds and heavy rainfall. (Ajit Solanki / AP)

People move a fishing boat to a safer ground on the Arabian Sea coast in Veraval, Gujarat. The authorities evacuated tens of thousands of people as a severe cyclone in the Arabian Sea approached the western state of Gujarat, lashing the coast with high winds and heavy rainfall. (Ajit Solanki / AP)

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Supporters of India’s Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) break barricades as police use water cannon to disperse them during a protest against what they call violence against their party workers in their state, in Kolkata, West Bengal. (Rupak De Chowdhuri / REUTERS)

Supporters of India’s Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) break barricades as police use water cannon to disperse them during a protest against what they call violence against their party workers in their state, in Kolkata, West Bengal. (Rupak De Chowdhuri / REUTERS)

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Scientists and employees view the Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft Lander module at the Indian Space Research Organization Satellite Integration and Test Establishment (ISITE) at the ISRO headquarters in Bengaluru, Karnataka. India will launch a lunar mission on July 15, attempting to become the fourth country to land on the moon and cementing its place among the world's space faring nations. (Karen Dias / Bloomberg)

Scientists and employees view the Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft Lander module at the Indian Space Research Organization Satellite Integration and Test Establishment (ISITE) at the ISRO headquarters in Bengaluru, Karnataka. India will launch a lunar mission on July 15, attempting to become the fourth country to land on the moon and cementing its place among the world's space faring nations. (Karen Dias / Bloomberg)

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A macaque monkey seen playing on a hot day at Boat Club in New Delhi. (Sanchit Khanna / HT Photo)

A macaque monkey seen playing on a hot day at Boat Club in New Delhi. (Sanchit Khanna / HT Photo)

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A man bathes his child at sunset while sitting on a floating bamboo for sale along the river Brahmaputra, in Guwahati, Assam. (Biju Boro / AFP)

A man bathes his child at sunset while sitting on a floating bamboo for sale along the river Brahmaputra, in Guwahati, Assam. (Biju Boro / AFP)

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A worker splashes water on his face to cool himself on a hot afternoon at Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh. (Rajesh Kumar Singh / AP)

A worker splashes water on his face to cool himself on a hot afternoon at Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh. (Rajesh Kumar Singh / AP)

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Cricketer Yuvraj Singh announces his retirement at Trident , in Mumbai, Maharashtra. (Bhushan Koyande / HT Photo )

Cricketer Yuvraj Singh announces his retirement at Trident , in Mumbai, Maharashtra. (Bhushan Koyande / HT Photo )

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A child suffering from Acute Encephalitis Syndrome under treatment in the PICU ward of Sri Krishna Medical College and Hospital (SKMCH) at Muzaffarpur in Bihar. (Parwaz Khan /HT Photo)

A child suffering from Acute Encephalitis Syndrome under treatment in the PICU ward of Sri Krishna Medical College and Hospital (SKMCH) at Muzaffarpur in Bihar. (Parwaz Khan /HT Photo)

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Children play in a puddle of water as it rains at a sea front in Kochi, Kerala. (Sivaram V / REUTERS)

Children play in a puddle of water as it rains at a sea front in Kochi, Kerala. (Sivaram V / REUTERS)

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A girl circumambulates the Golden Temple as dark clouds loom over it, in Amritsar, Punjab. (Sameer Sehgal / HT Photo)

A girl circumambulates the Golden Temple as dark clouds loom over it, in Amritsar, Punjab. (Sameer Sehgal / HT Photo)

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A man crosses a road with an umbrella as it rains at Marine Drive in Mumbai, Maharashtra. (Ragul Krishnan / HT Photo)

A man crosses a road with an umbrella as it rains at Marine Drive in Mumbai, Maharashtra. (Ragul Krishnan / HT Photo)

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The skyline is engulfed with haze and dust at Delhi Noida link road, near Mayur Vihar Phase -I, in New Delhi. (Mohd Zakir / HT Photo)

The skyline is engulfed with haze and dust at Delhi Noida link road, near Mayur Vihar Phase -I, in New Delhi. (Mohd Zakir / HT Photo)

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An alarming drop seen in the water level of the river Ganga as dry patches of sand appear visible near Samne Ghat, in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh. (Rajesh Kumar / HT Photo)

An alarming drop seen in the water level of the river Ganga as dry patches of sand appear visible near Samne Ghat, in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh. (Rajesh Kumar / HT Photo)

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Women fetch water from an opening made by residents at a dried-up lake in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. (P. Ravikumar / REUTERS)

Women fetch water from an opening made by residents at a dried-up lake in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. (P. Ravikumar / REUTERS)

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A firefighter tries to douse the fire that broke out at garment factories, at Lajpat Nagar, Noorwala road, in Ludhiana, Punjab. (Gurpreet Singh / HT Photo)

A firefighter tries to douse the fire that broke out at garment factories, at Lajpat Nagar, Noorwala road, in Ludhiana, Punjab. (Gurpreet Singh / HT Photo)

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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee reinstalls a bust of Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar at Vidyasagar College that replaces one vandalized recently, in Kolkata, West Bengal. The old statue of the polymath was broken during clashes in the college during Amit Shah's road show in Kolkata. (Samir Jana / HT Photo)

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee reinstalls a bust of Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar at Vidyasagar College that replaces one vandalized recently, in Kolkata, West Bengal. The old statue of the polymath was broken during clashes in the college during Amit Shah's road show in Kolkata. (Samir Jana / HT Photo)

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A worker atop a high tension electricity pole, fixing wires in Gurugram, Haryana. The mercury hasn’t dropped below the 40 degrees Celsius mark since June 1, and the consistently high temperatures are unprecedented. (Parveen Kumar / HT Photo)

A worker atop a high tension electricity pole, fixing wires in Gurugram, Haryana. The mercury hasn’t dropped below the 40 degrees Celsius mark since June 1, and the consistently high temperatures are unprecedented. (Parveen Kumar / HT Photo)

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