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Mar. 16, 2014. An Indian boy drags another on the floor of an apartment as they play with colored powder during the Holi festival in Chennai, India.Arun Sankar K—AP
India Holi Festival
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A boy sits in a plastic container filled with coloured water during Holi celebrations in Chennai
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Hindu priest Babulal jumps out of a fire to signify the burning of the demon Holika during a ritual to mark the first day of the Holi at village Phalen
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Afghan presidential candidate Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai
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Mar. 16, 2014. An Indian boy drags another on the floor of an apartment as they play with colored powder during the Holi festival in Chennai, India.
Arun Sankar K—AP
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Pictures of the Week: March 14 - March 21

Mar 21, 2014

From the ongoing search for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 and the succession of Crimea to Russia, to the celebration of colors for Holi in India and twin polar bear cubs in Germany, TIME presents the best pictures of the week.

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