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# new-delhi - Monday 14 July, 2014

India suspends death sentences of men convicted of gang rape

The lawyer representing the two men said he filed a special leave petition.

# new-delhi - 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.

# new-delhi - Friday 13 September, 2013

Here’s what happened today: Friday

The latest on the tragic fire that killed the family of a Beaumont doctor, the details of the Garda ‘Operation Majesty’ — and it turns out Ryan Tubridy is a time-traveller…

# new-delhi - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

Judge urged to sentence Delhi gang rapists to death

The judge is hearing arguments in a fast-track court as he considers how to punish the men who were found guilty of “cold-blooded murder”.

# new-delhi - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

Four men convicted in India gang rape case

The four may, who now face the possibility of hanging, are expected to be sentenced tomorrow.

# new-delhi - Saturday 31 August, 2013

Teen given 3 years for gang rape and murder of student on New Delhi bus

The attack, which left the 23-year-old victim with such extensive internal injuries that she died two weeks later, sparked protests across India.

# new-delhi - Friday 23 August, 2013

Female photojournalist gang-raped in India

Photographer taking pictures for a magazine story was raped in a secluded part of an upmarket area of India’s financial centre, Mumbai.

# new-delhi - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

All eighteen sailors on Indian submarine that exploded feared dead

No signs of life have been found on board by divers who entered the vessel. A board of enquiry will investigate what happened.

# new-delhi - Thursday 16 May, 2013

Successful life-saving surgery on baby’s rare, swollen head disorder

Doctors say the surgery was a success although it’s too early to say what the quality of her life will be like.

# new-delhi - Monday 22 April, 2013

Second suspect arrested over Indian girl’s rape India This post contains images

Second suspect arrested over Indian girl’s rape

Police in New Dehli have arrested a second suspect in their investigation into the abduction and rape of a five-year-old girl in the city last week.

# new-delhi - Tuesday 16 April, 2013

At least 40 killed in 7.8-magnitude earthquake in Iran

The massive earthquake, close to the Pakistani border, was felt as far away as Abu Dhabi and New Delhi.

# new-delhi - Thursday 11 April, 2013

Column: Can India be called a democracy when society’s most vulnerable are ignored?

India has been touted as the poster-child for a developing economy – but is the impression of a progressive society all a smoke screen? Brian O’Connor shares his experience.

# new-delhi - Tuesday 9 April, 2013

Nepalese man burns pregnant wife alive by stuffing her in a hay bale

The woman who was four-months pregnant suffered burns on more than 50 per cent of her body

# new-delhi - Friday 5 April, 2013

High-profile rapes threaten India tourism business

As media spotlight hovers over sexual crime in India, its multi-billion euro visitor industry is feeling the pinch.

# new-delhi - Saturday 30 March, 2013

New Delhi police note surge in number of reported sex crimes

Police say more women are “shedding their inhibitions” in a conservative society and registering complaints about sex crimes following the fatal gang-rape of a young woman in the city.

# new-delhi - Monday 11 March, 2013

The 9 at 9: Monday

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know as you start your day.

# new-delhi - Wednesday 20 February, 2013

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VIDEO: 13-goal Ireland destroy Fiji in hockey

Andrew Meredith’s side secured a record win in New Delhi earlier today.

# new-delhi - Saturday 9 February, 2013

India parliament attack plotter hanged

The attack on the parliament in 2001 almost sparked a war between India and Pakistan.

# new-delhi - Sunday 3 February, 2013

Indian President approves death penalty in some rape cases

Harsher punishments for rapists have been approved in India after a brutal gang-rape in New Delhi sparked national outrage and triggered demands for tougher laws.

# new-delhi - Saturday 2 February, 2013

Updated: Five men plead not guilty in India gang rape trial

The plea comes as India looks set to introduce death penalty in some rape cases.

# new-delhi - Thursday 24 January, 2013

Amid rape fears, Indian party gives knives to women

A far-right political party is distributing thousands of knives to women in a western Indian state to help them protect themselves, in the wake of a fatal gang-rape which horrified the country.

# new-delhi - Wednesday 23 January, 2013

Indian panel recommends tougher sex crime sentences

India’s sex crime laws were being reviewed following the fatal gang-rape of a student in New Delhi.

# new-delhi - Monday 21 January, 2013

Father urges hangings as India gang-rape trial begins

The father of the student who died after being gang-raped in New Delhi has called for “swift justice” in the case.

# new-delhi - Thursday 10 January, 2013

Lawyer of Delhi gang-rape accused denies smearing victim

In a Bloomberg interview, the lawyer was quoted as saying the male companion of the murdered 23-year-old was “wholly responsible” for the incident as the unmarried couple should not have been on the streets at night.

# new-delhi - Wednesday 9 January, 2013

Third Delhi gang-rape suspect to plead not guilty: lawyer

The suspect will plead not guilty to all charges, his lawyer said, claiming the two other suspects would also plead not guilty.

# new-delhi - Monday 7 January, 2013

Delhi gang-rape suspects to appear in court

The five men have been charged with rape, kidnapping, robbery and conspiracy – and could face the death penalty if convicted.

# new-delhi - Saturday 5 January, 2013

Strong evidence against Delhi rape accused, says prosecutor

The five men accused of gang-raping the 23-year-old medical student will appear before a court for the first time on Monday.

# new-delhi - Friday 4 January, 2013

Boyfriend of India gang-rape victim: ‘The cruelty I saw should not be seen ever’

The boyfriend of the 23-year-old medical student whose brutal gang-rape and murder has sparked an outcry has spoken for the first about what he witnessed during the attack last month.

# new-delhi - Thursday 3 January, 2013

Delhi gang-rape suspects to be charged in court

Five men will stand accused of the kidnapping, rape and murder of a young female student, who died at the weekend from the horrific injuries inflicted on her during an ordeal.

# new-delhi - Wednesday 2 January, 2013

Father of Delhi gang-rape victim remembers “determined” daughter

When she was in hospital she “held her mother and whispered, Mummy, I am sorry… I am sorry”.

Lawyers refuse to defend accused in Indian gang-rape case

Solicitors enrolled at the Saket district court in New Delhi will refuse, en masse, to defend the suspected culprits.

# new-delhi - Monday 31 December, 2012

Family of India gang-rape victim want killers hanged

The attack on the 23-year-old medical student has led to widespread calls for rapists to be executed.

# new-delhi - Sunday 30 December, 2012

Indian gang-rape victim cremated

The funeral of the 23-year-old medical student took place today amid protests across India over her death.

# new-delhi - Saturday 29 December, 2012

The Evening Fix… now with added Luas fist-fights

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

Rape Crisis Centre draws comparison between Dublin and New Delhi

Ellen O’Malley-Dunlop, the head of the Dublin Rape Crisis Centre, said more needs to be done to address the ‘escalation’ in the number of rapes in Dublin.

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know as you start your day.

# new-delhi - Friday 28 December, 2012

Indian gang-rape victim dies RIP

Indian gang-rape victim dies

The 23-year-old died of severe organ failure in a Singapore hospital where she had been airlifted yesterday.

India gang-rape victim battles against the odds: medics

The victim suffered a heart attack and brain injuries, with doctors saying she is battling an infection in her lungs.

# new-delhi - Thursday 27 December, 2012

Doctors battle to save India gang-rape victim

The 23-year-old student was airlifted from India to Singapore overnight in a bid to save her life after a vicious gang-rape on a New Dehli bus left her with severe injuries.

# new-delhi - Wednesday 26 December, 2012

India: 10 men arrested over another gang-rape

The news comes as the Indian government announced a special inquiry into a gang-rape which occurred on 16 December.

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