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Residents look for their belongings in debris after a fire broke out in shanties of Sector 52, Wazirabad, in Gurugram.

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People search for their belongings in debris after a fire broke out in the Bamunimaidan area, in Guwahati.

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The remains of the library at the University of Cape Town, South Africa after it burned down Sunday.

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Residents search for their belongings in debris after a fire broke out in shanties of Sheetla Colony, in Gurugram.

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A man walks past a burnt out bus on the Shankill road in West Belfast, Northern Ireland. The scene follows another night of violence in Loyalist areas that has now spread to interface areas of the peace divide.

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A man stands on the debris of houses destroyed in a fire, in Srinagar. A woman and her minor son was killed in the incident.

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People examine the remains of their homes after a fire in a slum in Kolkata. Dozens of shanties were burnt when a fire broke out late Wednesday.

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People examine the remains of their homes after a fire in a slum in Kolkata. Dozens of shanties were burnt when a fire broke out late Wednesday.

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Residents salvage their belongings after a fire in the Baghbazar slum area on Wednesday evening, in Kolkata.

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A man takes photos of charred remains inside Sarabhai building after a gas cylinder blast exploded, at Lalbaug in Mumbai.

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