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# india - Monday 11 February, 2019

At least 99 confirmed dead after drinking toxic alcohol in India

Police suspect methanol had been added to the alcohol.

# india - Wednesday 16 January, 2019

Two more women barred from entering one of India's holiest temples

This comes two weeks after two others made history and sparked uproar by praying inside.

# india - Saturday 12 January, 2019

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

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

# india - Saturday 15 December, 2018

Eleven dead and 93 hospitalised after eating 'toxic' rice at Indian temple

The rice had likely been contaminated with a toxic substance, officials said.

# india - Thursday 13 December, 2018

Leopard kills Buddhist monk meditating in Indian forest

Two other meditating monks with him at the time escaped unscathed.

# india - Tuesday 27 November, 2018

Calls to leave body of American killed by arrow-shooting tribe on island

John Chau was killed in a hail of arrows almost two weeks ago as he went ashore on North Sentinel Island.

# india - Monday 26 November, 2018

From The42 '13 years of blood, sweat and tears': Kellie Harrington returns to Dublin a world champion Champion Of The World This post contains videos

'13 years of blood, sweat and tears': Kellie Harrington returns to Dublin a world champion

The 29-year-old received a civic reception in Dublin on Monday after securing gold in India over the weekend.

# india - Saturday 24 November, 2018

Who are the North Sentinelese? The story behind the remote island at the centre of an American's death

The remote Indian island has a fascinating history.

# india - Thursday 22 November, 2018

Indian police struggle to get body of American killed by arrow-shooting tribe

John Chau (26) was apparently shot and killed by arrows, but the cause of death can’t be confirmed yet.

# india - Wednesday 21 November, 2018

US tourist killed by arrow-shooting Indian tribe

John Chau (27) took a boat ride to North Sentinel Island where the indigenous people live cut off from the outside world.

# india - Friday 16 November, 2018

From The42 Ireland well-beaten once again as World T20 proves a 'very tough learning curve' Winless This post contains videos

Ireland well-beaten once again as World T20 proves a 'very tough learning curve'

‘You can see the foundations are there for us if we were a professional side,’ Isobel Joyce said after a third loss to India.

# india - Sunday 4 November, 2018

India minister turns on own party over killing of man-eating tiger after 150-strong man hunt

The big cat blamed for killing more than a dozen people was shot dead on Friday night.

# india - Saturday 3 November, 2018

Man-eating Tiger killed in India after 150-strong man hunt

Disputes have quickly erupted after the killing with media reporting that the tigress was shot with no attempt to tranquilise her.

# india - Wednesday 31 October, 2018

The world's largest statue - twice the size of the Statue of Liberty - unveiled amid protests in India

Local groups were opposed to the Statue of Unity as many families had to leave their homes to accommodate it.

# india - Friday 19 October, 2018

At least 50 dead after train strikes crowd in India

A similar number have been rushed to hospital.

# india - Thursday 18 October, 2018

Hindu hardliners order 12-hour strike as they step up campaign to block women from Indian temple

The Lord Ayyappa temple at Sabarimala in the state of Kerala was meant to allow women from yesterday.

# india - Friday 28 September, 2018

Taoiseach says amendment to victims charter could be named in honour of Danielle McLaughlin

28-year-old Danielle died in an attack in Goa, India in 2017.

# india - Thursday 20 September, 2018

'Panic' after air pressure error caused mass bleeding on India flight

The flight crew “has been taken off scheduled duties pending investigation”, the company said.

# india - Wednesday 12 September, 2018

Taoiseach apologises to Danielle McLaughlin's family after citizenship 'error'

The family of murdered Danielle McLaughlin has held a face to face meeting with the Taoiseach.

# india - Monday 10 September, 2018

Taoiseach to meet with mother of Danielle McLaughlin after 'misunderstanding' over Irish citizenship

A letter from the Taoiseach’s office extended “sincere apologies” to Andrea Brannigan and her family.

# india - Thursday 6 September, 2018

Taoiseach hails 'enormous step forward' as India decriminalises gay sex in historic ruling

A colonial-era law saw homosexual acts punishable by 10 years in prison.

# india - Wednesday 22 August, 2018

India rejects UAE govt's $100 million flood disaster fund offer

India has a record of refusing foreign aid after disasters, turning down foreign help after the 2004 tsunami.

# india - Tuesday 21 August, 2018

Death sentence ordered in Indian court over gang rape of girl (8)

The incident occurred two months ago.

# india - Saturday 18 August, 2018

Death toll rises to 324 as Kerala suffers worst flooding crisis in 100 years

At least 310,000 people have been displaced and are taking shelter in relief camps.

# india - Friday 17 August, 2018

Over 300 dead in India as huge floods trigger landslides

Thousands are still trapped without food or water.

# india - Wednesday 15 August, 2018

Stolen 12th century Buddha statue to be returned to India after 57 years

The Buddha is one of 14 statues stolen in 1961 from a museum in India.

# india - Friday 3 August, 2018

From The42 The fairytale continues! Relive Ireland's famous World Cup win from last night Stuff Of Dreams This post contains videos

# india - Thursday 26 July, 2018

From The42 Ireland storm into Hockey World Cup quarter-finals after sensational win over India Next Step

Ireland storm into Hockey World Cup quarter-finals after sensational win over India

A penalty corner goal from Anna O’Flanagan proved to be enough to send Ireland through to the knockout stages of the tournament.

# india - Wednesday 18 July, 2018

Recall: Over 2,000 drivers in Ireland warned about safety issue with their Dacia cars

It is the third time a major vehicle manufacturer has issued a recall in recent days.

# india - Sunday 15 July, 2018

Police arrest 32 in India after latest lynching sparked by WhatsApp rumours

More than 20 people have been lynched in India after being accused of child abduction.

# india - Thursday 5 July, 2018

Mother Teresa charity 'sold babies' born to unwed mothers

A nun and a staff member at Mother Teresa’s Missionaries of Charity were arrested today.

# india - Sunday 1 July, 2018

Dozens killed after overcrowded bus plunges off mountain road in India

Police official Manoj Kumar said rescuers recovered 48 bodies from the accident site.

# india - Tuesday 26 June, 2018

From The42 'We want to go out there, stick our chests out and show what we are about' Up Against It

'We want to go out there, stick our chests out and show what we are about'

Ireland need a spark in the Twenty20 format, and are targeting a huge scalp with India in town this week.

# india - Sunday 10 June, 2018

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

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

# india - Monday 7 May, 2018

Second Indian teen raped and set on fire

The incident happened on Friday, the same day as the similar case.

# india - Saturday 5 May, 2018

14 arrested after teenage girl raped and burned to death in India

The 16-year-old was abducted from her home when her family was away to attend a wedding.

# india - Friday 4 May, 2018

Two men arrested over murder of Liga Skromane in India

Her body was discovered on 21 April.

# india - Thursday 3 May, 2018

At least 125 killed as dust storms batter India

The overnight storm ravaged Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan states.

# india - Thursday 26 April, 2018

At least 13 children die after train crashes into school bus in India

The children were all aged below 10.

# india - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

Indian guru jailed for raping teenager he told he was ridding of evil spirits

His lawyer said they would appeal the sentence.