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# india - Wednesday 12 September, 2018

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

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

Updated Sep 12th 2018, 1:00 PM 12,873 Views 0 Comments

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
# Sincere Apology
# Sincere Apology

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

Sep 10th 2018, 8:13 PM 27,707 Views 33 Comments

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
# Colonial-era Law
# Colonial-era Law

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

Updated Sep 6th 2018, 10:03 AM 16,913 Views 35 Comments

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
# Kerala
# Kerala

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

Aug 22nd 2018, 8:15 PM 36,338 Views 16 Comments

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)
# New Delhi
# New Delhi

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

Aug 21st 2018, 12:50 PM 22,025 Views 29 Comments

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
# India
# India

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

Aug 18th 2018, 7:36 AM 6,981 Views 5 Comments

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
# Kerala
# Kerala

Over 300 dead in India as huge floods trigger landslides

Aug 17th 2018, 5:18 PM 10,772 Views 2 Comments

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
# Lost And Found
# Lost And Found

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

Aug 15th 2018, 8:00 AM 11,305 Views 5 Comments

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

# india - Friday 3 August, 2018

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

The fairytale continues! Relive Ireland's famous World Cup win from last night

Aug 3rd 2018, 10:19 AM 5,871 Views 6 Comments

Unbelievable.

# india - Thursday 26 July, 2018

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

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

Jul 26th 2018, 4:03 PM 34,704 Views 36 Comments

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
# Total Recall
# Total Recall

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

Jul 18th 2018, 12:28 PM 34,225 Views 51 Comments

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
# Kidnap Rumours
# Kidnap Rumours

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

Jul 15th 2018, 4:50 PM 29,295 Views 28 Comments

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
# India
# India

Mother Teresa charity 'sold babies' born to unwed mothers

Jul 5th 2018, 9:50 PM 58,655 Views 105 Comments

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
# Uttarakhand State
# Uttarakhand State

Dozens killed after overcrowded bus plunges off mountain road in India

Jul 1st 2018, 6:37 PM 12,989 Views 13 Comments

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

# india - Tuesday 26 June, 2018

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

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

Jun 26th 2018, 6:53 PM 7,737 Views 0 Comments

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
# WATER SHORTAGE
# WATER SHORTAGE

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

Jun 10th 2018, 3:30 AM 9,655 Views 13 Comments

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
# Jharkhand
# Jharkhand

Second Indian teen raped and set on fire

May 7th 2018, 11:33 AM 34,714 Views 109 Comments

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
# Jharkhand
# Jharkhand

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

May 5th 2018, 1:23 PM 43,587 Views 52 Comments

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
# India
# India

Two men arrested over murder of Liga Skromane in India

May 4th 2018, 7:57 AM 30,085 Views 0 Comments

Her body was discovered on 21 April.

# india - Thursday 3 May, 2018

At least 125 killed as dust storms batter India
# Deaths
# Deaths

At least 125 killed as dust storms batter India

May 3rd 2018, 9:05 PM 27,493 Views 7 Comments

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
# Uttar Pradesh
# Uttar Pradesh

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

Apr 26th 2018, 7:11 AM 6,642 Views 5 Comments

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
# Godman
# Godman

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

Apr 25th 2018, 1:05 PM 18,678 Views 20 Comments

His lawyer said they would appeal the sentence.

# india - Sunday 22 April, 2018

India approves death penalty for people convicted of raping children under 12
# Widespread Outrage
# Widespread Outrage

India approves death penalty for people convicted of raping children under 12

Apr 22nd 2018, 6:00 AM 9,721 Views 4 Comments

Violent crime against women has been on the rise in India despite tough laws enacted in 2013.

# india - Wednesday 18 April, 2018

At least 21 dead as truck crashes on way to wedding in India
# Madhya Pradesh
# Madhya Pradesh

At least 21 dead as truck crashes on way to wedding in India

Apr 18th 2018, 10:14 AM 7,503 Views 3 Comments

At least 14 people are being treated for injuries.

# india - Friday 13 April, 2018

Brutal gang rape and murder of eight-year-old girl in India triggers nationwide outrage
# Abducted
# Abducted

Brutal gang rape and murder of eight-year-old girl in India triggers nationwide outrage

Apr 13th 2018, 10:19 AM 53,085 Views 56 Comments

She was abducted and forced to take sedatives while held captive in a shed and Hindu temple.

# india - Wednesday 11 April, 2018

India PM to go on hunger strike in tit-for-tat protest against the opposition
# Hunger Games
# Hunger Games

India PM to go on hunger strike in tit-for-tat protest against the opposition

Apr 11th 2018, 3:20 PM 7,251 Views 12 Comments

Both sides have suffered social media ridicule over their fasts.

# india - Tuesday 10 April, 2018

23 children killed after Indian school bus plunged off mountain
# Kangra Valley
# Kangra Valley

23 children killed after Indian school bus plunged off mountain

Apr 10th 2018, 7:21 AM 10,169 Views 8 Comments

Initial reports indicated the bus driver was speeding as he took the children home and lost control at the edge of the gorge.

# india - Saturday 7 April, 2018

'I want to ask him why': Mother of Irish woman killed in India wants to face accused killer
# Danielle Mcloughlin
# Danielle Mcloughlin

'I want to ask him why': Mother of Irish woman killed in India wants to face accused killer

Apr 7th 2018, 11:13 AM 12,162 Views 0 Comments

Andrea Brannigan has been given rare permission to address the alleged murderer of her daughter Danielle during the trial.

# india - Friday 6 April, 2018

Man goes on trial in India charged with rape and murder of Irish tourist Danielle McLaughlin
# Trial
# Trial

Man goes on trial in India charged with rape and murder of Irish tourist Danielle McLaughlin

Apr 6th 2018, 7:48 PM 20,214 Views 0 Comments

Vikat Bhagat was brought before a court in India today.

# india - Thursday 5 April, 2018

Bollywood superstar jailed for five years for killing endangered antelopes 20 years ago
# Salman Khan
# Salman Khan

Bollywood superstar jailed for five years for killing endangered antelopes 20 years ago

Apr 5th 2018, 10:24 AM 22,758 Views 15 Comments

Bad boy actor Salman Khan had earlier been found guilty of killing endangered wildlife nearly two decades ago.

# india - Monday 2 April, 2018

Mother of murdered Irish woman describes her as 'a bright light, always singing and dancing'
# India
# India

Mother of murdered Irish woman describes her as 'a bright light, always singing and dancing'

Apr 2nd 2018, 11:54 AM 51,506 Views 0 Comments

The 28-year-old woman from Buncrana in Co Donegal was murdered last March.

# india - Monday 26 February, 2018

India mourns Bollywood star who drowned in hotel bath
# Sridevi Kapoor
# Sridevi Kapoor

India mourns Bollywood star who drowned in hotel bath

Feb 26th 2018, 2:49 PM 53,127 Views 11 Comments

Sridevi Kapoor was attending a nephew’s wedding in Dubai at the weekend.

# india - 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 55,921 Views 62 Comments

The baby is currently recovering in hospital.

# india - Thursday 25 January, 2018

Controversial Bollywood movie opens in India despite violent protests
# Coming From Gdansk
# Coming From Gdansk

Controversial Bollywood movie opens in India despite violent protests

Jan 25th 2018, 7:04 PM 18,189 Views 16 Comments

Fanatics had promised to torch movie theatres screening Padmaavat.

# india - Monday 22 January, 2018

Indian man convicted of rape of Irish woman in Kolkata
# Drugged
# Drugged

Indian man convicted of rape of Irish woman in Kolkata

Jan 22nd 2018, 12:35 PM 51,492 Views 69 Comments

The Times of India reports that the woman gave evidence via video link.

# india - Monday 15 January, 2018

Indian police investigating gang rape and murder of two teenage girls
# Haryana
# Haryana

Indian police investigating gang rape and murder of two teenage girls

Jan 15th 2018, 11:39 AM 25,804 Views 34 Comments

The bodies of the teenage girls were found just hours apart in a state bordering New Delhi.

# india - 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 21,088 Views 12 Comments

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

# india - Wednesday 10 January, 2018

Ireland to host India in two T20 internationals in June
# Hit For Six
From The42
# Hit For Six

Ireland to host India in two T20 internationals in June

Jan 10th 2018, 12:07 PM 2,495 Views 6 Comments

Malahide will play host to the games.

# india - Thursday 4 January, 2018

Indian airline grounds pilots over allegations they had a fight and both stormed out of cockpit mid-flight
# Mile High Fight Club
# Mile High Fight Club

Indian airline grounds pilots over allegations they had a fight and both stormed out of cockpit mid-flight

Jan 4th 2018, 8:39 AM 12,343 Views 15 Comments

324 passengers were on board.

# india - Tuesday 2 January, 2018

Indian man charged with making bomb threat says he was only asking about 'Bom-Del' flight
# Misheard
# Misheard

Indian man charged with making bomb threat says he was only asking about 'Bom-Del' flight

Jan 2nd 2018, 10:31 PM 29,834 Views 26 Comments

Vinod Moorjani was arrested just before boarding a flight to the Indian capital.