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Last Updated: Thursday, 21 April, 2005, 15:00 GMT 16:00 UK
In Pictures: India Fashion Week
Indian Fashion Week in Delhi
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India's Lakme Fashion Week for Autumn/Winter 2005 is under way in Delhi with leading Indian designers like Rocky S parading a riot of colour.
Indian Fashion Week in Delhi
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Designers such as Suneet Varma are out to catch the eye of more than 160 major buyers from around the globe.
Indian Fashion Week in Delhi
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Rina Dhaka (R) joins her models on the catwalk for a collection where the accent was on Indian wool.
Indian Fashion Week in Delhi
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Perhaps the biggest splash of colour came from one of Indian design's leading lights - 56-year-old Ritu Kumar.
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Hundreds of journalists are also present for the week - in its sixth year - which is presenting about 40 catwalk shows, including this by designer Ranna Gill.
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Designers Ashish and Smita Soni add a touch of humour. The Indian fashion industry has come on in leaps and bounds in the past two decades.


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