Pictures of the Week: April 12 – April 19

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April 12, 2013. Indian slum residents weep as they stand near their burnt shanty in Bawana on the outskirts of New Delhi. A fire broke out in a slum on the outskirts of New Delhi, a local report said, with one person reported dead and another five injured.

From the Boston marathon bombing and Margaret Thatcher’s funeral to the bird flu outbreak in China and the lighter side of North Korea, TIME presents the best pictures of the week.

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