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From TheJournal.ie In Delhi, the government plans a new home for stray cows and elderly citizens India

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.

From TheJournal.ie 'There are fights and even injuries': Indian water crisis causes daily desperation WATER SHORTAGE

'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.

From TheJournal.ie 27-year-old charged after raping eight-month-old cousin in India Delhi

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

The baby is currently recovering in hospital.

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

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Public health emergency declared as smog blankets Delhi Smoghorn

Public health emergency declared as smog blankets Delhi

And worse may be to come.

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

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Suspected rat sighting forces plane to turn around Health And Safety

Suspected rat sighting forces plane to turn around

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

From TheJournal.ie India hires men dressed as monkeys to scare off real monkeys Monkey Business

India hires men dressed as monkeys to scare off real monkeys

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

From TheJournal.ie Arrests made after India factory collapses, killing 11 and trapping dozens Search

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Indian gangster escapes from custody after 'poisoning his guards' India

Indian gangster escapes from custody after 'poisoning his guards'

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.

From TheJournal.ie Number of rape cases reported in Delhi doubles this year Sexual Assaults

Number of rape cases reported in Delhi doubles this year

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

From TheJournal.ie Four men sentenced to death over gang rape and murder of Indian student India

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

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.

From TheJournal.ie Judge urged to sentence Delhi gang rapists to death Sentencing

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”.

From TheJournal.ie Teen given 3 years for gang rape and murder of student on New Delhi bus India

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.

From TheJournal.ie Suspect in Delhi gang-rape trial found dead in prison India

Suspect in Delhi gang-rape trial found dead in prison

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

From TheJournal.ie India gang-rape victim's companion to testify today India

India gang-rape victim's companion to testify today

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

From TheJournal.ie Indian guru blames Delhi rape victim, sparks outrage India

Indian guru blames Delhi rape victim, sparks outrage

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”.

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

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

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.

From TheJournal.ie Five men formally charged in New Delhi gang-rape Murder

Five men formally charged in New Delhi gang-rape

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

From TheJournal.ie Father of Delhi gang-rape victim remembers "determined" daughter Braveheart

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

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

From TheJournal.ie The Evening Fix...now with added real-life Braveheart Need To Know

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

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

From TheJournal.ie 'She lit a flame': India's newspapers send a message over rape death Braveheart

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Indian gang-rape victim cremated India

Indian gang-rape victim cremated

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

From TheJournal.ie India: PM urges calm as anger rages over gang-rape India

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Hundreds of Indian election candidates accused of sexual violence India

Hundreds of Indian election candidates accused of sexual violence

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.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Saturday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Every morning, TheJournal.ie brings you the nine things you need to know as you kick off your day.

From TheJournal.ie 9 killed, and 45 wounded, after New Delhi court blast India

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Owner of collapsed building facing 'culpable homicide' Delhi This post contains images

Owner of collapsed building facing 'culpable homicide'

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

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Tuesday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Nine things you really need to know by 9am: Pressure mounts on Ireland to accept a bailout; David Drumm prepares to face his creditors, and … Free Cheese! Get the last of the free cheese!

From The42 Track repairs continue as athletics events loom Games

Track repairs continue as athletics events loom

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

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

England Games accommodation ‘not perfect, but acceptable’

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

From The42 Commonwealth Games President says more work is needed Games

Commonwealth Games President says more work is needed

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

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

NI athletes to decide on Commonwealth Games participation

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

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

Delhi 'sorry' as Commonwealth Games crisis looms

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

From The42 Roof collapses at Commonwealth Games weightlifting venue Commonwealth Games This post contains videos

Roof collapses at Commonwealth Games weightlifting venue

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