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From TheJournal.ie At least 43 people dead in New Delhi garment factory fire New Delhi

At least 43 people dead in New Delhi garment factory fire

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

From TheJournal.ie New Delhi under 'worst smog levels in recent years' from fumes, emissions and straw burning India's Capital

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.

From TheJournal.ie Indian girl dies after slitting throat in second deadly kite accident in a week New Delhi

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.

From TheJournal.ie Pakistan prime minister says international inaction over Kashmir is the same as appeasing Hitler Imran Khan

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New Delhi last week rescinded years of autonomy enjoyed by the Indian-ruled part of Kashmir.

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.

From TheJournal.ie Death sentence ordered in Indian court over gang rape of girl (8) New Delhi

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

The incident occurred two months ago.

From TheJournal.ie Indian police investigating gang rape and murder of two teenage girls Haryana

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.

From TheJournal.ie Tennis star Maria Sharapova named in luxury housing fraud probe in India Ballet By Sharapova

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.

From TheJournal.ie Indian chauffeur arrested after allegedly masturbating in front of German woman New Delhi

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 .

From TheJournal.ie Indian baby dies after 'rapists' throw her from rickshaw New Delhi

Indian baby dies after 'rapists' throw her from rickshaw

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

From TheJournal.ie Indian girls aged two and five 'gang-raped' in New Delhi, says police India

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

Police have confirmed that attacks this morning.

From TheJournal.ie Man dragged from home and beaten to death with bricks "over rumours he had eaten beef" India
From TheJournal.ie Indian woman allegedly raped by Uber driver to sue company in US New Delhi

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.

From TheJournal.ie 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.

From TheJournal.ie 49-year-old Irishman held in connection with murder in India Custody

49-year-old Irishman held in connection with murder in India

He has been remanded in police custody for six days.

From TheJournal.ie Irish man (24) dies after being found unconscious in Mumbai hotel India

Irish man (24) dies after being found unconscious in Mumbai hotel

The man has been named as Brendan Devenney.

From TheJournal.ie This city has just banned Uber after claims a driver raped a passenger Driven Out

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.

From TheJournal.ie India suspends death sentences of men convicted of gang rape Claims Denied

India suspends death sentences of men convicted of gang rape

The lawyer representing the two men said he filed a special leave petition.

From TheJournal.ie Men who gang-raped photojournalist sentenced to death in Mumbai India

Men who gang-raped photojournalist sentenced to death in Mumbai

Three men have been sentenced to death, a fourth to life in prison.

From TheJournal.ie Here’s what happened today: Friday News Fix

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…

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 Four men convicted in India gang rape case India

Four men convicted in India gang rape case

The four may, who now face the possibility of hanging, are expected to be sentenced tomorrow.

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 Female photojournalist gang-raped in India Gang-rape

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.

From TheJournal.ie All eighteen sailors on Indian submarine that exploded feared dead Mumbai

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.

From TheJournal.ie Successful life-saving surgery on baby's rare, swollen head disorder India

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.

From TheJournal.ie Second suspect arrested over Indian girl's rape India This post contains images

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.

From TheJournal.ie At least 40 killed in 7.8-magnitude earthquake in Iran Iran

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.

From TheJournal.ie Column: Can India be called a democracy when society's most vulnerable are ignored? Opinion

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.

From TheJournal.ie Nepalese man burns pregnant wife alive by stuffing her in a hay bale Burned Alive

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

From TheJournal.ie High-profile rapes threaten India tourism business India

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.

From TheJournal.ie New Delhi police note surge in number of reported sex crimes Sex Crimes

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.

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

The 9 at 9: Monday

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know as you start your day.

From The42 VIDEO: 13-goal Ireland destroy Fiji in hockey Rout This post contains videos

VIDEO: 13-goal Ireland destroy Fiji in hockey

Andrew Meredith’s side secured a record win in New Delhi earlier today.

From TheJournal.ie India parliament attack plotter hanged Execution

India parliament attack plotter hanged

The attack on the parliament in 2001 almost sparked a war between India and Pakistan.

From TheJournal.ie Indian President approves death penalty in some rape cases India

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.

From TheJournal.ie Updated: Five men plead not guilty in India gang rape trial India

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.

From TheJournal.ie Amid rape fears, Indian party gives knives to women India

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.

From TheJournal.ie Indian panel recommends tougher sex crime sentences India

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.

From TheJournal.ie Father urges hangings as India gang-rape trial begins India

Father urges hangings as India gang-rape trial begins

The father of the student who died after being gang-raped in New Delhi has called for “swift justice” in the case.

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