She came under criticism from members of her own party who distanced themselves from her remarks
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Friday 27 September 2013
At least four residents have been confirmed dead, while rescuers say they have pulled 12 people out alive
Thursday 26 September 2013
India's prime minister is to press ahead with contentious talks with his Pakistani counterpart despite a militant attack in Kashmir that left at least nine people dead. India claimed the three gunmen had entered Kashmir from Pakistan.
India's parody rape ‘it's your fault’ video sends a message to us all about the ways victims are blamed
Wednesday 25 September 2013
The uncomfortable truth is that we still find similar attitudes towards rape in the West with disturbing regularity
Wednesday 18 September 2013
America! America! / God shed His grace on thee…
Sunday 15 September 2013
Investec will launch a $500m (£316m) fund to invest in aircraft debt later this month, which the specialist asset manager claims is a world first.
Sunday 08 September 2013
Turner Prize-winning artist Anish Kapoor has urged politicians to withdraw the invitation to controversial Indian politician Narendra Modi to visit the UK and “take a principled stand”. The message comes as critics plan protests on Monday against one of the MPs that invited Mr Modi.
Friday 30 August 2013
The singer Ebony Bones went to stage school with Amy Winehouse, worked with Mark Rylance, and did seven years in a soap opera. She tells Nick Duerden about her journey, and her fight to release her new album
Sunday 25 August 2013
Final suspect is arrested in New Delhi
Saturday 24 August 2013
Indian police have arrested a second man in connection with the gang-rape of a journalist in Mumbai, an official said on Saturday, in a case that has drawn comparisons with an attack in December that led to nationwide protests and a revision of rape laws.
Friday 23 August 2013
Five men suspected of attack in which male companion was also tied up and beaten
Monday 19 August 2013
Miami, New York and New Orleans in the United States, and Guangzhou in China are together expected to shoulder 43 per cent of the burden
Bollywood actress Veena Malik allows Finnish artist Vesa Kivinen to paint landscapes directly on to her skin
Friday 16 August 2013
Pakistan star volunteered her body as a canvas
Friday 16 August 2013
Indian navy divers have recovered the bodies of four sailors who were trapped inside a submarine damaged by twin explosions, a navy spokesman confirmed.
Thursday 15 August 2013
Iqbal Memon fled India after the 1993 Mumbai bombings – and never looked back. Paul Peachey tells his story
Mumbai submarine explosion: No contact with possible survivors in hunt for trapped sailors after fireball engulfs Indian vessel
Wednesday 14 August 2013
INS Sindhurakshak caught fire and sank in its home port in Mumbai
Nigel Farage: Me vs Russell Brand on Question Time – he's got the chest hair but where are his ideas?
Shock poll shows voters believe Ukip is to the left of the Tories
Disgruntled RBS worker writes hilarious open letter to Russell Brand after anti-capitalist publicity stunt leaves him hungry
New era of cheap oil 'will destroy green revolution'
Ukip founder Alan Sked and Nigel Farage 'begged Enoch Powell to stand as a candidate'
Ukip candidate jokes about 'shooting peasants' in racist and homophobic rant
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