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# delhi - Saturday 12 January, 2019

In Delhi, the government plans a new home for stray cows and elderly citizens
# India
# India

In Delhi, the government plans a new home for stray cows and elderly citizens

Jan 12th 2019, 6:00 PM 12,823 Views 18 Comments

A 2012 livestock census found there were more than five million stray cows across India.

# delhi - Sunday 10 June, 2018

'There are fights and even injuries': Indian water crisis causes daily desperation
# WATER SHORTAGE
# WATER SHORTAGE

'There are fights and even injuries': Indian water crisis causes daily desperation

Jun 10th 2018, 3:30 AM 9,664 Views 13 Comments

There are tense scenes on a daily basis as temperatures soar and India experiences water shortages.

# delhi - Tuesday 30 January, 2018

27-year-old charged after raping eight-month-old cousin in India
# Delhi
# Delhi

27-year-old charged after raping eight-month-old cousin in India

Jan 30th 2018, 11:05 AM 55,953 Views 62 Comments

The baby is currently recovering in hospital.

# delhi - Sunday 14 January, 2018

India's capital is polluted with smog... but these Delhi offices have air as fresh as the Swiss Alps
# India
# India

India's capital is polluted with smog... but these Delhi offices have air as fresh as the Swiss Alps

Jan 14th 2018, 3:30 PM 21,112 Views 12 Comments

The Paharpur Business Centre has more than 7,000 plants pumping fresh air into its offices.

# delhi - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

Public health emergency declared as smog blankets Delhi
# Smoghorn
# Smoghorn

Public health emergency declared as smog blankets Delhi

Nov 7th 2017, 6:44 PM 13,729 Views 32 Comments

And worse may be to come.

# delhi - Sunday 4 December, 2016

Spending a day in Delhi is the equivalent to smoking 40 cigarettes. We went to see for ourselves
# Smog
# Smog

Spending a day in Delhi is the equivalent to smoking 40 cigarettes. We went to see for ourselves

Dec 4th 2016, 6:00 PM 30,458 Views 34 Comments

The pollution during our visit was so bad you could taste and smell it.

# delhi - Saturday 1 August, 2015

Suspected rat sighting forces plane to turn around
# Health And Safety
# Health And Safety

Suspected rat sighting forces plane to turn around

Aug 1st 2015, 8:50 AM 23,353 Views 17 Comments

The Air India flight to Milan was forced to return to New Delhi.

# delhi - Thursday 31 July, 2014

India hires men dressed as monkeys to scare off real monkeys
# Monkey Business
# Monkey Business

India hires men dressed as monkeys to scare off real monkeys

Jul 31st 2014, 5:37 PM 8,512 Views 31 Comments

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

# delhi - Thursday 10 July, 2014

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

Hotel valet tries to park Lamborghini, drives it into a wall by accident

Jul 10th 2014, 3:14 PM 3,707 Views 1 Comment

Oh dear.

# delhi - Sunday 29 June, 2014

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

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

Jun 29th 2014, 11:18 AM 5,413 Views 5 Comments

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

# delhi - Thursday 26 December, 2013

Indian gangster escapes from custody after 'poisoning his guards'
# India
# India

Indian gangster escapes from custody after 'poisoning his guards'

Dec 26th 2013, 11:18 AM 13,260 Views 17 Comments

Vikram Paras, 27, carried out the daring escape as four armed officers were escorting him from the busy Old Delhi Railway Station in the capital early yesterday.

# delhi - Thursday 12 December, 2013

Number of rape cases reported in Delhi doubles this year
# Sexual Assaults
# Sexual Assaults

Number of rape cases reported in Delhi doubles this year

Dec 12th 2013, 7:15 AM 4,656 Views 6 Comments

However, aid organisations believe even this reported figure doesn’t reflect the real number of assaults.

# delhi - Friday 13 September, 2013

Four men sentenced to death over gang rape and murder of Indian student
# India
# India

Four men sentenced to death over gang rape and murder of Indian student

Sep 13th 2013, 10:40 AM 22,381 Views 153 Comments

All four suspects were teary eyed as they entered the cramped room to hear their punishment after they were convicted on Tuesday of a string of charges including murder and gang rape.

# delhi - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

Judge urged to sentence Delhi gang rapists to death
# Sentencing
# Sentencing

Judge urged to sentence Delhi gang rapists to death

Sep 11th 2013, 8:36 AM 5,255 Views 22 Comments

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”.

# delhi - Saturday 31 August, 2013

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

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

Aug 31st 2013, 12:59 PM 12,684 Views 60 Comments

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

# delhi - Monday 11 March, 2013

Suspect in Delhi gang-rape trial found dead in prison
# India
# India

Suspect in Delhi gang-rape trial found dead in prison

Mar 11th 2013, 8:12 AM 8,668 Views 24 Comments

Ram Singh’s family and lawyers allege that he was killed, though police believe the suspect took his own life.

# delhi - Tuesday 5 February, 2013

India gang-rape victim's companion to testify today
# India
# India

India gang-rape victim's companion to testify today

Feb 5th 2013, 8:32 AM 5,102 Views 4 Comments

The 28-year-old arrived in court in a wheelchair and is expected to be the first prosecution witness to testify.

# delhi - Tuesday 8 January, 2013

Indian guru blames Delhi rape victim, sparks outrage
# India
# India

Indian guru blames Delhi rape victim, sparks outrage

Jan 8th 2013, 7:31 AM 14,704 Views 65 Comments

A popular Indian spiritual guru said the murderous gang-rape would not have happened if the victim “had chanted God’s name and fallen at the feet of the attackers”.

# delhi - Friday 4 January, 2013

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

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

Jan 4th 2013, 5:35 PM 32,619 Views 41 Comments

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.

# delhi - Thursday 3 January, 2013

Five men formally charged in New Delhi gang-rape
# Murder
# Murder

Five men formally charged in New Delhi gang-rape

Jan 3rd 2013, 1:11 PM 6,680 Views 26 Comments

The men face at least seven charges, including murder, kidnapping, rape, robbery and attempting to destroy evidence.

# delhi - Wednesday 2 January, 2013

Father of Delhi gang-rape victim remembers "determined" daughter
# Braveheart
# Braveheart

Father of Delhi gang-rape victim remembers "determined" daughter

Jan 2nd 2013, 3:09 PM 11,549 Views 15 Comments

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

# delhi - Sunday 30 December, 2012

The Evening Fix...now with added real-life Braveheart
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix...now with added real-life Braveheart

Dec 30th 2012, 8:00 PM 9,957 Views 5 Comments

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

'She lit a flame': India's newspapers send a message over rape death
# Braveheart
# Braveheart

'She lit a flame': India's newspapers send a message over rape death

Dec 30th 2012, 4:55 PM 11,844 Views 23 Comments

The powerful front page from the Hindustan Times is just one of many across Delhi newsstands today.

Indian gang-rape victim cremated
# India
# India

Indian gang-rape victim cremated

Dec 30th 2012, 12:01 PM 7,607 Views 12 Comments

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

# delhi - Monday 24 December, 2012

India: PM urges calm as anger rages over gang-rape
# India
# India

India: PM urges calm as anger rages over gang-rape

Dec 24th 2012, 9:56 AM 7,692 Views 8 Comments

Manmohan Singh said that he “will ensure justice is delivered”.

# delhi - Saturday 22 December, 2012

Hundreds of Indian election candidates accused of sexual violence
# India
# India

Hundreds of Indian election candidates accused of sexual violence

Dec 22nd 2012, 1:20 PM 6,510 Views 25 Comments

Figures released by the Association for Democratic Reforms show that hundreds of election candidates had allegations against them – as had scores of those in power.

# delhi - Wednesday 7 September, 2011

9 killed, and 45 wounded, after New Delhi court blast
# India
# India

9 killed, and 45 wounded, after New Delhi court blast

Sep 7th 2011, 8:45 AM 92 Views 1 Comment

A suitcase bomb detonates in a crowded waiting area outside the local High Court,

# delhi - Tuesday 16 November, 2010

Owner of collapsed building facing 'culpable homicide'
# Delhi
# Delhi

Owner of collapsed building facing 'culpable homicide'

Nov 16th 2010, 11:33 AM 237 Views 0 Comments

Some 64 people dead under concrete remains of block called an ‘accident waiting to happen’.

# delhi - Wednesday 6 October, 2010

Track repairs continue as athletics events loom
# Games
From The42
# Games

Track repairs continue as athletics events loom

Oct 6th 2010, 12:24 PM 117 Views 0 Comments

Further woes for organisers of Games in Delhi as athletics track isn’t ready and hockey team made play in 80% humidity.

# delhi - Tuesday 28 September, 2010

England Games accommodation ‘not perfect, but acceptable’
# Commonwealth Games
From The42
# Commonwealth Games

England Games accommodation ‘not perfect, but acceptable’

Sep 28th 2010, 7:49 AM 237 Views 0 Comments

The first English athletes arrive at the Commonwealth Games accommodation having spent the weekend in hotels.

# delhi - Saturday 25 September, 2010

Commonwealth Games President says more work is needed
# Games
From The42
# Games

Commonwealth Games President says more work is needed

Sep 25th 2010, 10:36 AM 143 Views 0 Comments

Mike Fennell says he has been encouraged by recent improvements but more work is needed.

# delhi - Friday 24 September, 2010

NI athletes to decide on Commonwealth Games participation
# Commonwealth Games
From The42
# Commonwealth Games

NI athletes to decide on Commonwealth Games participation

Sep 24th 2010, 9:34 AM 145 Views 0 Comments

Northern Ireland could withdraw from troubled Games, despite urging from all quarters to participate.

# delhi - Thursday 23 September, 2010

Delhi 'sorry' as Commonwealth Games crisis looms
# Commonwealth Games
From The42
# Commonwealth Games

Delhi 'sorry' as Commonwealth Games crisis looms

Sep 23rd 2010, 12:30 PM 443 Views 0 Comments

The organising committee of the already ill-fated games apologises for the ‘collective failure’ over living conditions.

# delhi - Wednesday 22 September, 2010

Roof collapses at Commonwealth Games weightlifting venue
# Commonwealth Games
From The42
# Commonwealth Games

Roof collapses at Commonwealth Games weightlifting venue

Sep 22nd 2010, 10:57 AM 267 Views 0 Comments

A day after the Scottish team turns down the accommodation in Delhi, the roof collapses just 11 days before the games.