A heat wave in India has left more than 500 people dead, and forecasters expect the punishing conditions to persist in the coming days.
An Indian passenger takes a bath at a railway station during a severe heat wave where temperatures have reached 48 degrees Celsius, in Jammu, May 25, 2015.
An Indian auto rickshaw driver rests during a severe heat wave, Hyderabad, India, May 25, 2015.
A laborer takes a nap in a basket at a wholesale vegetable market during a heat wave in Kolkata, May 25, 2015.
A severe heat wave sweeping much of India has left hundreds dead. In this photo, Indian vendors rest under the shade of a tree, in Hyderabad, May 25, 2015.