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# new-delhi - Friday 16 January, 2015

Indian woman allegedly raped by Uber driver to sue company in US

The lawyer taking action on her behalf previously represented the hotel maid who accused IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn of sexual assault in 2012.

# new-delhi - 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.

# new-delhi - 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.

# new-delhi - Friday 12 December, 2014

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

The man has been named as Brendan Devenney.

# new-delhi - 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.

# 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.

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