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# new-delhi - Wednesday 26 February, 2020

Death toll rises to 20 after Delhi riots during Trump trip

The unrest is continuing over a controversial citizenship law which excludes Muslims.

# new-delhi - Sunday 8 December, 2019

At least 43 people dead in New Delhi garment factory fire

Workers at the factory were earning around €1.80 per day.

# new-delhi - Monday 4 November, 2019

New Delhi under 'worst smog levels in recent years' from fumes, emissions and straw burning

India’s capital city is blanketed in a poisonous smog every winter.

# new-delhi - Sunday 25 August, 2019

Indian girl dies after slitting throat in second deadly kite accident in a week

People in India have started using strings coated in metal or glass to try to cut down competitors’ kites.

# new-delhi - Sunday 11 August, 2019

Pakistan prime minister says international inaction over Kashmir is the same as appeasing Hitler

New Delhi last week rescinded years of autonomy enjoyed by the Indian-ruled part of Kashmir.

# new-delhi - Monday 26 November, 2018

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'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.

# new-delhi - Tuesday 21 August, 2018

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

The incident occurred two months ago.

# new-delhi - Monday 15 January, 2018

Indian police investigating gang rape and murder of two teenage girls

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

# new-delhi - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

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

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

# new-delhi - Saturday 22 July, 2017

Indian chauffeur arrested after allegedly masturbating in front of German woman

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 .

# new-delhi - Tuesday 6 June, 2017

Indian baby dies after 'rapists' throw her from rickshaw

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

# new-delhi - Saturday 17 October, 2015

Indian girls aged two and five 'gang-raped' in New Delhi, says police

Police have confirmed that attacks this morning.

# new-delhi - Wednesday 30 September, 2015

# 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

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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.

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