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# india - Friday 29 December, 2017

Massive fire kills 14 people in Mumbai restaurant
# India
# India

Massive fire kills 14 people in Mumbai restaurant

Dec 29th 2017, 8:23 AM 7,095 Views 1 Comment

Police said they were investigating the cause of the fire.

# india - Sunday 17 December, 2017

India bans condom advertisements from prime time television
# Contraception
# Contraception

India bans condom advertisements from prime time television

Dec 17th 2017, 9:45 AM 14,004 Views 31 Comments

An order issued Monday cited broadcasting regulations that prohibit vulgar or suggestive themes.

# india - Saturday 2 December, 2017

Baldness and premature greying linked to increased risk of early heart disease in men
# Men's Health
# Men's Health

Baldness and premature greying linked to increased risk of early heart disease in men

Dec 2nd 2017, 8:30 AM 21,969 Views 43 Comments

New research has found that hair loss and greying are associated with a more than fivefold risk of heart disease in men under 40.

# india - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

Tennis star Maria Sharapova named in luxury housing fraud probe in India
# Ballet By Sharapova
# Ballet By Sharapova

Tennis star Maria Sharapova named in luxury housing fraud probe in India

Nov 21st 2017, 9:05 AM 62,928 Views 43 Comments

Prospective buyers were told the complex would house a tennis academy, a clubhouse and a helipad.

# india - Wednesday 15 November, 2017

An Indian city is rounding up beggars ahead of a visit by Ivanka Trump
# Hyderabad
# Hyderabad

An Indian city is rounding up beggars ahead of a visit by Ivanka Trump

Nov 15th 2017, 6:25 PM 15,387 Views 25 Comments

Begging is a criminal offence in India and can be punished by as much as 10 years in prison, although the law is rarely enforced.

# india - 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 13,726 Views 32 Comments

And worse may be to come.

# india - Thursday 2 November, 2017

Two men sentenced to life imprisonment in India after raping 10-year-old who gave birth
# India
# India

Two men sentenced to life imprisonment in India after raping 10-year-old who gave birth

Nov 2nd 2017, 8:07 PM 33,457 Views 51 Comments

The girl, who cannot be named, gave birth in August after a court reject her family’s plea for an abortion.

# india - Thursday 5 October, 2017

Over 100 people are trying to catch a leopard on the loose in an Indian car factory
# Spot Of Bother
# Spot Of Bother

Over 100 people are trying to catch a leopard on the loose in an Indian car factory

Oct 5th 2017, 10:45 PM 13,138 Views 14 Comments

Nearly 100 police and forest officials carrying tranquilliser guns were pursuing the big cat inside the factory.

# india - Tuesday 26 September, 2017

Man caught at Sri Lankan airport with a kilogramme of gold hidden in his rectum
# Colombo
# Colombo

Man caught at Sri Lankan airport with a kilogramme of gold hidden in his rectum

Sep 26th 2017, 8:41 AM 33,807 Views 46 Comments

The man is reportedly a courier for an organised smuggling ring.

# india - Sunday 17 September, 2017

India is set to get its first bullet train thanks to Japan
# Warming Relations
# Warming Relations

India is set to get its first bullet train thanks to Japan

Sep 17th 2017, 3:30 PM 12,075 Views 23 Comments

A 500km journey will be cut from eight hours to just over two hours when services start.

# india - Wednesday 13 September, 2017

DNA test shows uncle did not father 10-year-old child's baby in India rape case
# Multiple Perpetrators
# Multiple Perpetrators

DNA test shows uncle did not father 10-year-old child's baby in India rape case

Sep 13th 2017, 9:08 PM 21,970 Views 20 Comments

The 10-year-old has alleged that her uncle raped her on a number of occasions over a period of months.

# india - Thursday 31 August, 2017

Seven dead and over 30 feared trapped as building collapses in Mumbai
# Death Reported
# Death Reported

Seven dead and over 30 feared trapped as building collapses in Mumbai

Aug 31st 2017, 7:30 AM 5,706 Views 2 Comments

The building collapse comes during the worst monsoon season in decades.

# india - Wednesday 30 August, 2017

Death toll in worst monsoon season in decades tops 1,200
# South Asia
# South Asia

Death toll in worst monsoon season in decades tops 1,200

Aug 30th 2017, 10:50 PM 13,877 Views 14 Comments

At least five people, including two children, have been killed in Mumbai since yesterday.

# india - Friday 25 August, 2017

Clashes kill 32 in India as court convicts guru of rape
# Rioting
# Rioting

Clashes kill 32 in India as court convicts guru of rape

Aug 25th 2017, 9:52 PM 22,902 Views 31 Comments

In 2015 he was accused of encouraging 400 followers to undergo castration at his ashram so they could get closer to god.

# india - Wednesday 23 August, 2017

Dogs are turning blue in Mumbai because of contaminated water
# Changing Colour
# Changing Colour

Dogs are turning blue in Mumbai because of contaminated water

Aug 23rd 2017, 12:50 PM 16,253 Views 12 Comments

A factory accused of dumping dye into a river in Mumbai where several dogs turned blue has been shut down.

# india - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

India bans practice that allowed men to divorce their wives by reciting word three times
# Triple Talaq
# Triple Talaq

India bans practice that allowed men to divorce their wives by reciting word three times

Aug 22nd 2017, 11:39 AM 22,393 Views 53 Comments

The country’s Supreme Court ruled that the practice was both unconstitutional and un-Islamic.

# india - Thursday 17 August, 2017

10-year-old Indian rape victim gives birth to baby girl
# Chandigarh
# Chandigarh

10-year-old Indian rape victim gives birth to baby girl

Aug 17th 2017, 3:00 PM 32,944 Views 81 Comments

Last month her parents asked the country’s top court to allow her to have a late-term abortion.

# india - Saturday 12 August, 2017

At least 60 children die in hospital that suffered oxygen shortages
# Uttar Pradesh
# Uttar Pradesh

At least 60 children die in hospital that suffered oxygen shortages

Aug 12th 2017, 6:20 PM 18,168 Views 14 Comments

Authorities have launched an inquiry into the causes of the oxygen disruption but denied that it had caused the deaths.

# india - Sunday 6 August, 2017

Deadly heat waves could hit South Asia this century
# Global Warming
# Global Warming

Deadly heat waves could hit South Asia this century

Aug 6th 2017, 10:30 AM 15,985 Views 34 Comments

Global warming could lead to uninhabitable temperatures, a study found.

# india - Saturday 22 July, 2017

Two goals in two minutes keep Ireland's slim World Cup dream alive
# Comeback
From The42
# Comeback

Two goals in two minutes keep Ireland's slim World Cup dream alive

Jul 22nd 2017, 2:12 PM 5,580 Views 2 Comments

Graham Shaw’s side battled from behind to beat India in the 7th/8th place World League play-off.

Indian chauffeur arrested after allegedly masturbating in front of German woman
# New Delhi
# New Delhi

Indian chauffeur arrested after allegedly masturbating in front of German woman

Jul 22nd 2017, 1:42 PM 17,072 Views 34 Comments

Police arrested the 32-year-old driver after the woman accused him of unzipping his trousers and masturbating while she was walking in a public park .

India's new president is from the bottom of the caste system
# Ram Nath Kovind
# Ram Nath Kovind

India's new president is from the bottom of the caste system

Jul 22nd 2017, 11:00 AM 19,781 Views 28 Comments

This is only the second time this has occurred.

# india - Monday 10 July, 2017

Ex-England international set to for stint in India
# Legend
From The42
# Legend

Ex-England international set to for stint in India

Jul 10th 2017, 10:35 AM 4,818 Views 5 Comments

Kerala Blasters, are set to continue their association with English managers by appointing Stuart Pearce.

# india - Sunday 2 July, 2017

Woman in India attacked with acid for fifth time
# Property Dispute
# Property Dispute

Woman in India attacked with acid for fifth time

Jul 2nd 2017, 3:53 PM 29,109 Views 8 Comments

The 35-year-old was previously allegedly gangraped over a property dispute.

# india - Monday 26 June, 2017

Trump hosts 'true friend' Modi for first one-on-one at White House
# Indian Pm
# Indian Pm

Trump hosts 'true friend' Modi for first one-on-one at White House

Jun 26th 2017, 10:57 PM 10,907 Views 15 Comments

Both men won power by portraying themselves as establishment outsiders.

# india - Tuesday 6 June, 2017

Indian baby dies after 'rapists' throw her from rickshaw
# New Delhi
# New Delhi

Indian baby dies after 'rapists' throw her from rickshaw

Jun 6th 2017, 11:55 AM 44,776 Views 53 Comments

On average, six people are raped in New Delhi every day.

# india - Sunday 28 May, 2017

Reclining seats and 'in-rail entertainment': India gets new luxury train
# Tejas Express
# Tejas Express

Reclining seats and 'in-rail entertainment': India gets new luxury train

May 28th 2017, 3:30 PM 15,238 Views 10 Comments

The popular image of rail travel in the country is of hundreds of people crammed into carriages.

# india - Saturday 20 May, 2017

Indian woman cuts off the penis of alleged rapist
# Kerala
# Kerala

Indian woman cuts off the penis of alleged rapist

May 20th 2017, 5:18 PM 36,375 Views 0 Comments

The man had allegedly been assaulting the 23-year-old woman for years.

# india - Thursday 18 May, 2017

Dublin hotel advertised as 120-room luxury getaway is actually a two-up, two-down in Booterstown
# Wake Up Call
# Wake Up Call

Dublin hotel advertised as 120-room luxury getaway is actually a two-up, two-down in Booterstown

May 18th 2017, 12:10 AM 50,424 Views 22 Comments

Foreign workers claim to have been offered jobs at the hotel.

# india - Wednesday 17 May, 2017

Indian court approves abortion for 10-year-old made pregnant by rape
# India
# India

Indian court approves abortion for 10-year-old made pregnant by rape

May 17th 2017, 7:08 AM 13,016 Views 29 Comments

The young girl has crossed India’s 20-week legal limit for terminations.

# india - Tuesday 16 May, 2017

Court to decide if 10-year-old Indian girl who was repeatedly raped can have an abortion
# Court Decision
# Court Decision

Court to decide if 10-year-old Indian girl who was repeatedly raped can have an abortion

May 16th 2017, 10:47 AM 25,090 Views 71 Comments

Nearly 40,000 rape cases are reported every year in India, but the real number is thought to be much higher.

# india - Saturday 6 May, 2017

India plans to create a national 'no-fly list' of unruly passengers
# Altercations
# Altercations

India plans to create a national 'no-fly list' of unruly passengers

May 6th 2017, 8:15 PM 9,726 Views 7 Comments

The move comes after a lawmaker made headlines for repeatedly striking a steward on an Air India flight.

# india - Wednesday 3 May, 2017

Indian village bans women using mobile phones to 'limit interaction with men'
# Radical Measure
# Radical Measure

Indian village bans women using mobile phones to 'limit interaction with men'

May 3rd 2017, 11:38 AM 11,901 Views 78 Comments

Local police vowed to take action against the village of Madora.

# india - Monday 1 May, 2017

India accuses Pakistan after two soldiers 'killed and mutilated'
# Kashmir
# Kashmir

India accuses Pakistan after two soldiers 'killed and mutilated'

May 1st 2017, 3:43 PM 8,418 Views 1 Comment

In another incident, five policemen were shot dead in a bank raid.

# india - Saturday 29 April, 2017

Indian minister's wacky plan to conserve water backfires spectacularly
# Hairbrained Scheme
# Hairbrained Scheme

Indian minister's wacky plan to conserve water backfires spectacularly

Apr 29th 2017, 10:00 AM 32,007 Views 51 Comments

“I learnt about this (technology) from a source,” he told reporters.

# india - Wednesday 19 April, 2017

Woman tells man to 'f**k off back to India' on Limerick train
# Limerick
# Limerick

Woman tells man to 'f**k off back to India' on Limerick train

Apr 19th 2017, 9:42 AM 59,984 Views 220 Comments

Irish Rail said it has reported the “shocking and disgraceful incident” to gardaí.

# india - Sunday 16 April, 2017

'We seek truth and justice': Friends of Danielle McLaughlin make appeal for information
# Investigation
# Investigation

'We seek truth and justice': Friends of Danielle McLaughlin make appeal for information

Apr 16th 2017, 2:05 PM 11,823 Views 0 Comments

McLaughlin (28) was raped and murdered on 13 March this year.

# india - Sunday 9 April, 2017

Television presenter reads breaking news report detailing her husband's death
# India
# India

Television presenter reads breaking news report detailing her husband's death

Apr 9th 2017, 2:52 PM 74,757 Views 30 Comments

28-year-old Supreet Kaur was presenting a news bulletin on Indian TV when live report detailed the car accident in which her husband had died.

# india - Friday 7 April, 2017

Indian police attempting to identify young girl found living with monkeys
# Real-life Mowgli
# Real-life Mowgli

Indian police attempting to identify young girl found living with monkeys

Apr 7th 2017, 12:59 PM 73,518 Views 24 Comments

The girl was discovered living with a pack of monkeys and walking on all fours in January.

# india - Wednesday 5 April, 2017

Muslim man killed after being attacked by hundreds of 'cow vigilantes' in India
# Sacred
# Sacred

Muslim man killed after being attacked by hundreds of 'cow vigilantes' in India

Apr 5th 2017, 8:58 AM 16,326 Views 30 Comments

Cows are considered sacred in the Hindu religion.