Photo of the Day: Bangalore's Russell Market Before the Fire


Merchants sell flowers at the Russell Market in Bangalore, India on February 17, 2012 — just a few days prior to a fire which burned down 174 shops. The February 25th fire was caused by an electrical short circuit. (initials BB /Flickr)

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Stella Guan is a Multimedia Intern for the Asia Society. She is a graduating senior at La Salle University with a major in Mass Media. She is originally from China and speaks four languages.