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Dublin: 12 °C Saturday 28 February, 2015


# india - Friday 20 February, 2015

Miraculous escape: Pilots manage to land planes after hair-raising mid-air crash

Photos taken afterwards showed significant damage to one of the plane’s wings.

# india - Thursday 19 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge Couple to leave all their money to their pet monkey Chunmun

Couple to leave all their money to their pet monkey

They say they have raised the monkey ‘like a son’.

# india - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge Indian groom has fit at wedding, so bride marries someone else I Thee Dread

Indian groom has fit at wedding, so bride marries someone else

She says, “I do.” He says, “You’ll do.”

# india - Monday 9 February, 2015

Woman who is 95% genetically male gives birth to twins

Her doctor said this is akin to a man delivering twins as the woman did not undergo puberty and has never had a period.

# india - Monday 26 January, 2015

Indian prime minister wears suit with his own name written all over it

That’s not a suit, THIS is a suit.

# india - Friday 9 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge Indian government worker sacked after pulling a 24-year-long sickie Work It Out

Indian government worker sacked after pulling a 24-year-long sickie

The civil servant took leave from work in 1990 and never came back.

# india - Monday 5 January, 2015

India has elected its first transgender mayor

Madhu Bai Kinnar beat out a rival from Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s party.

# india - Sunday 4 January, 2015

Which countries do Irish people adopt children from the most?

The most popular locations for inter-country adoptions have changed due to new rules.

# india - Saturday 3 January, 2015

Two brothers arrested in India over rape of Japanese tourist

Two brothers arrested in India over rape of Japanese tourist

She was reportedly held captive for almost three weeks and repeatedly raped.

# india - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

49-year-old Irishman held in connection with murder in India

He has been remanded in police custody for six days.

# india - Friday 26 December, 2014

# india - Monday 22 December, 2014

From The Daily Edge This monkey rescuing its electrocuted pal is what friendship is all about Rescue

# 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 The42 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.

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