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India

# india - Today’s News

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”.

# india - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge Elephant destroys house before returning to save baby trapped under debris Elephant Of Surprise

# india - Saturday 8 March, 2014

Almost 10 years on from Asian tsunami: what’s happening to coastal fishing villages? Aftermath This post contains images

Almost 10 years on from Asian tsunami: what’s happening to coastal fishing villages?

Shoreline communities in countries like India were the hardest hit in 2004’s devastating tsunami. But thanks to Irish assistance, almost 40,000 people in desperate need were helped.

# india - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

Community-based schizophrenia treatment in low income countries better than facility care

A study looking at India found those that had community care had reduced psychotic symptoms.

# india - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge A leopard escaped in India and went to the cinema Spotted

A leopard escaped in India and went to the cinema

The prowling cat is still on the loose.

# india - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge BBC News mixes up the Irish and Indian Olympic teams Sochi-t
From The Score India flag to fly at Sochi as Olympic ban is lifted Sochi 2014

India flag to fly at Sochi as Olympic ban is lifted

The IOC has decided to reinstate the Asian country meaning its three athletes can compete under its name.

# india - Tuesday 4 February, 2014

Mother of missing Irish man in India still ‘determined’ to find him two years on

A new theory has emerged that the missing journalist may have been attacked by a wild animal, as the route he went missing on has recently been closed off because of sightings.

# india - Sunday 26 January, 2014

21 dead as tourist boat capsizes off India’s Andaman and Nicobar islands

The private boat was carrying around 43 tourists, thought to be mostly Indians.

# india - Friday 24 January, 2014

Thirteen in court over India gang-rape ordered by tribal leader

This ‘punishment’ was allegedly ordered for the woman for dishonouring her community by having a relationship with a Muslim man.

Man-eating tiger believed to have killed 3 people shot dead in India

“Now everyone is relieved, everything is back to normal.”

# india - Wednesday 22 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge You could learn a thing or two from this 8-year-old dancing on India’s Got Talent All The Right Moves

# india - Saturday 18 January, 2014

Autopsy shows Indian minister’s wife suffered “unnatural death”

The couple became embroiled in a row earlier this week after Twitter messages suggested Shashi Tharoor was having an affair.

# india - Friday 10 January, 2014

Indian diplomat leaves US after charges over treatment of her servant

Khobograde was accused of lying on the servant’s visa application and paying her less than half the statutory minimum wage.

# india - Monday 6 January, 2014

Indian judge says pre-marital sex is immoral

The judge made his remarks as he acquitted a man accused of rape.

# india - Saturday 4 January, 2014

At least 13 killed in Goa building collapse

Around 50 labourers were on-site at the time – the death toll is expected to rise.

# india - Sunday 29 December, 2013

India to hold vigils to mark anniversary of gang-rape victim’s death

The 23-year-old physiotherapy student died this day last year, nearly two weeks after being attacked by a gang of men on a moving bus in Dehli.

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