India pays tributes to ex-president


Indian Children pay tribute to former Indian president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, who is well known as the father of India’s missile program, in Kolkata, India. Kalam, who was India’s 11th president from 2002 to 2007, died of cardiac arrest during a lecture at a management institute in Meghalaya’s capital Shillong at the age of 83 late Monday evening. (Xinhua/Tumpa Mondal)