India is the fourth most dangerous place in the world for females, after only Afghanistan, Congo and Pakistan
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Saturday 21 September 2013
Politicians accused of inflaming tensions after Muslims flee homes in Uttar Pradesh
Monday 09 September 2013
Police in northern India are investigating the role of six politicians they believe may have been responsible for inciting violence between members of different religious communities that has left at least 28 people dead.
Friday 06 September 2013
A hard-hitting campaign depicting Hindu goddesses as victims of domestic violence has been launched by a charity in India.
Sunday 01 September 2013
A controversial spiritual guru was arrested today on a rape charge filed by a teenage girl in the northwestern Indian state of Rajasthan.
Friday 30 August 2013
Artist says work is a reaction against the former symbol of oppression
Friday 02 August 2013
'It’s so friendly and so open that it’s like a feeling of Woodstock'
Friday 26 July 2013
The Balinese Kite Festival is a seasonal religious festival, which is intended to send a message to Hindu Gods to create abundant harvests and crops.
Thursday 11 July 2013
Leaked letter reveals betrayal of 400,000 ‘untouchables’ who live in Britain
Wednesday 26 June 2013
Paramilitary soldiers have recovered 20 bodies from a steep hillside in northern India where a rescue helicopter crashed while attempting to evacuate people stranded in monsoon floods, the country's air force chief said.
Wednesday 19 June 2013
More than 100 people have died in flooding this week in the northern state of Uttarakhand.
Tuesday 18 June 2013
The death toll following another 24 hours of severe flooding in northern India has risen to more than 70, according to local media reports.
Sunday 09 June 2013
Main opposition party announces country's most polarising politician will lead its election campaign – setting Modi up for a show-down with Rahul Gandhi
Tuesday 21 May 2013
One of the main attractions of this year’s Brighton Festival is a night-time traipse around Preston Manor, a gorgeous historic house in the suburbs which was bequeathed to the city by the Stanford family in 1932.
Thursday 16 May 2013
A plane crashed while trying to land at a mountain airstrip in northern Nepal early Thursday, injuring all 21 people on board.
Tuesday 23 April 2013
The Government has climbed down over proposals to outlaw discrimination on grounds of caste.
Lincoln MP Karl McCartney 'denied all knowledge' of the Twitter activity
Detective novelist who wrote Death comes to Pemberley passed away peacefully at her home, aged 94
Sites using the popular Gigya comment platform were attacked by the Syrian Electronic Army (SEA)
Ukip says babies born to immigrants in the UK should be classed as migrants – which would include Nigel Farage’s own children
Rochester by-election: Ukip gains second MP as Tory defector Mark Reckless holds seat
'Beast of Bolsover' Dennis Skinner takes Ukip MP Mark Reckless to task moments after he is sworn in
The young are the new poor: Sharp increase in number of under-25s living in poverty, while over-65s are better off than ever
Tamir Rice: 12-year-old boy playing with fake gun dies after being shot by Ohio police
Rochester aftermath: Sacking of Emily Thornberry will make work of Labour MPs '10 times harder'
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- 3 Girl, 7, gets Tesco to remove 'stupid' sign suggesting superheroes are 'for boys'
- 4 This letter from a reader explains why women can’t play football