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Today in pics: February 19, 2014

UP Assembly session today began on a stormy note.

UP Assembly session today began on a stormy note, with BSP and RLD members raising anti- government slogans and holding protests during Governor's address to the joint session. (IE Photo: Vishal Srivastav)

As soon as the proceedings of the joint house began at 11 am, the BSP members climbed on their benches displaying banner and placards, and raised issues from law and order to farmers plight, besides demanding dismissal of the government. (IE Photo: Vishal Srivastav)

Two RLD members took out their 'kurtas' in protest against the SP government, which they termed as 'anti-farmers'. (IE Photo: Vishal Srivastav)

The MLAs - Veer Pal and Sudesh Sharma - were demanding payment of cane dues and trying to highlight the plight of cane farmers. From the government side, Parliamentary Minister Mohammad Azam Khan counter-attacked and said they were shameless people, who have no right as they have looted the people of the state. (IE Photo: Vishal Srivastav)

India today asked companies from Bahrain to invest in the country, saying there were multiple investment avenues available here for the island nation. (IE Photo: Praveen Jain)

Inviting businesses from Bahrain to invest in India, Minister of State for Commerce & Industry E M S Natchiappan said: "With the reforms being undertaken in India, there are several opportunities for Bahraini companies to invest in the country". (IE Photo: Praveen Jain)

Bahrain King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifain inspects a joint guard of honor of three defense forces on his arrival at the presidential palace, in New Delhion Wednesday.
King Hamad is on a three day official visit to India. (AP)

Bahrain King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa talks to the media upon his arrival at the Indian presidential palace in New Delhi. (AP)

Bahrain King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, left, talks with Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, right, and Indian President Pranab Mukherjee during his ceremonial reception at the Indian presidential palace in New Delhi, Wednesday. (AP)

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee seeks blessing of Social activist Anna Hazare during their meeting in New Delhi. (PTI)

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Social activist Anna Hazare with West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee before their meeting in New Delhi. (PTI)