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# india - Friday 12 December, 2014

Irish man (24) dies after being found unconscious in Mumbai hotel

The man has been named as Brendan Devenney.

# india - Monday 8 December, 2014

This city has just banned Uber after claims a driver raped a passenger

The 26-year-old woman had fallen asleep during the trip home.

# india - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

Teenage girl set on fire by gang after resisting attempts to molest her

The men dragged the 15-year-old into her house, doused her in kerosene and set her on fire.

# india - Friday 14 November, 2014

Column: ‘My father told us our mother was gone. Her plane had crashed into the Atlantic Ocean.’

Victims’ families – like mine – need better protections and their voices heard.

# india - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

Eight women have died in India after a government sterilisation programme went wrong

Another 64 women are in hospital, with 24 of them in serious condition.

# india - Sunday 2 November, 2014

Suicide blast kills 45 spectators during Pakistan border ceremony

The incident occurred at Wagah after the ‘flag-lowering’ ceremony.

# india - Monday 20 October, 2014

From The Score Chaos as India marathon leaders miss turn, take the bus Running

Chaos as India marathon leaders miss turn, take the bus

They had to borrow money for the fare.

# india - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

The US and Russia tried it but India is the first country to enter Mars on its first attempt

Indian Prime Minister Nahendra Modi said “this is better than the cricket team.”

# india - Monday 8 September, 2014

# india - Tuesday 2 September, 2014

From Business ETC Google places its bets on India as it prepares Android One launch Market Grab

Google places its bets on India as it prepares Android One launch

The company is expected to announce its budget smartphone platform for the Indian market on 16 September.

# india - Wednesday 27 August, 2014

A leopard took on this 56-year-old woman and it was a bad move. Really bad.

India’s news channels reported that the hero battled the beast with ‘almost her bare hands’.

# india - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

If you do yoga, it’s probably down to this man who has died aged 95

The Indian guru is credited more than anyone else for taking the practice worldwide.

# india - Saturday 9 August, 2014

# india - Thursday 31 July, 2014

India hires men dressed as monkeys to scare off real monkeys

“Very talented” monkey impersonators are being paid to scare marauding monkeys from buildings in Delhi.

Desperate search for survivors after landslide kills 23

There are fears the death toll could reach 150 – eight have been pulled alive from the mud but 23 have perished.

# india - Thursday 24 July, 2014

At least 19 dead after train crashes into school bus in India

Some 18 children on their way to school have been confirmed dead so far.

# india - Sunday 20 July, 2014

Rain halts exhumation of bodies of girls who were gang-raped and lynched

The girls’ families say police officers didn’t ask fast enough because they are from a lower caste.

# india - Monday 14 July, 2014

The 5 at 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

# india - Thursday 10 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Hotel valet tries to park Lamborghini, drives it into a wall by accident Lambo

# india - Saturday 5 July, 2014

13 things you probably never knew about India

Hair, pollution, whiskey and babies – there’s a lot going on in India.

# india - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

Our new rocket cost less than the film ‘Gravity’, India’s PM boasts

India’s domestically-produced Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle blasted off yesterday carrying satellites from France, Germany, Canada and Singapore.

# india - Sunday 29 June, 2014

Arrests made after India factory collapses, killing 11 and trapping dozens

Eleven people died in a separate collapse in the north the country.

# india - Monday 16 June, 2014

New visa to let Chinese and Indian tourists travel freely between Ireland and UK

The current system means these tourists need two visas if they want to leave here for Northern Ireland or Britain but that will all change this autumn.

India: Woman alleges she is gang-raped by men who lured her into house

This is not the first time that such an incident has occurred in the Uttar Pradesh state.

# india - Friday 6 June, 2014

Ten wounded in sword fight at Indian temple

The clashes came on the 30th anniversary of a notorious army raid in which hundreds of people were killed.

# india - Saturday 31 May, 2014

Third suspect arrested in India gang rape and murder case

Two teenage cousins were gang raped and hanged from a tree in northern India .

# india - Friday 30 May, 2014

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

Two teen sisters gang raped and hung from a tree in India

Two of the four men arrested so far in relation to the girl’s deaths are police officers.

# india - Friday 16 May, 2014

Landslide victory for India’s new right-wing prime minister

Narendra Modi’s party saw the biggest winning margin for 30 years.

# india - Sunday 11 May, 2014

From Business ETC Why do the Chinese keep Irish baby formula under lock and key? Enter The Dragon

Why do the Chinese keep Irish baby formula under lock and key?

Irish products could have a big trading future with Asia, but we have to get it right.

# india - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Activist group fights public urination by attacking offenders with a water cannon Pissing Tanker

Activist group fights public urination by attacking offenders with a water cannon

Tad extreme, but free handwashes all ’round.

# india - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Wild leopard shocks rescue workers by leaping up through roof RUN

Wild leopard shocks rescue workers by leaping up through roof

The cat wandered into the Indian village looking for food.

# india - Saturday 12 April, 2014

More than half of the world’s cancer victims live in India, Russia or China

How are the three countries dealing with the disease?

# india - Monday 7 April, 2014

Voting has started in the world’s biggest general election in India

It’s expected that the country’s 814 milion-strong electorate will shy away from the ruling Congress party.

# india - Friday 4 April, 2014

Men who gang-raped photojournalist sentenced to death in Mumbai

Three men have been sentenced to death, a fourth to life in prison.

# india - Thursday 27 March, 2014

Column: ‘With a few surviving classmates, I stepped carefully over the dead and dying’

As a 13-year old schoolgirl, Setsuko Thurlow became a survivor of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima. Her harrowing testimony is a continuing reminder of the importance of nuclear disarmament, writes Jamie Walsh.

# india - Thursday 20 March, 2014

Four men found guilty of gang-rape of photojournalist in Mumbai

The 22-year-old was raped in an abandoned mill where she had gone to take photographs.

# india - Saturday 15 March, 2014

Judge suspends execution of two men convicted of gang-rape

The men appealed to the Supreme Court after the death penalty was handed to them and two others.

# india - Friday 14 March, 2014

Indian court convicts 3 over gang rape of Catholic nun

One of the accused was found guilty of rape while two others were convicted of “outraging the modesty of a woman”.

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