News Activists carry posters as they shout slogans during a protest march against the gangrape and murder of a teenager, in India. The Indian politician has apologised after she said women invite rape.

She came under criticism from members of her own party who distanced themselves from her remarks

Bollywood glamour and roaring economic progress have blinded us to India’s misogynist reality

India is the fourth most dangerous place in the world for females, after only Afghanistan, Congo and Pakistan

Indian police escort men accused of the attack to court. 13 men have been arrested and remain in custody.

West Bengal gang-rape: Young woman 'attacked on bamboo platform in front of entire village'

Now India’s highest court has ordered a judicial inquiry

India gang rape victim who died after being set on fire 'was pregnant' police confirm

West Bengal police have now acknowledged the girl had not committed suicide

Speeding train kills at least seven elephants and injures 10 others in India

Wildlife campaigners say trains must have speed restricted in renowned West Bengal elephant corridor

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Indian state of West Bengal rocked by protests after sexual assault and murder of young woman in two different attacks

Protests have been held in various places across the state and on Thursday campaigners gathered close to the Kolkata home of the state’s chief minister

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Narendra Modi takes a crucial step closer to becoming Indian Prime Minster

Main opposition party announces country's most polarising politician will lead its election campaign – setting Modi up for a show-down with Rahul Gandhi

India has let rebels prosper while leaving people hungry

There are swathes of land where people think the Maoists are the government

Congress party workers clash with police at a protest after the rebel attack

‘An attack on democracy’: India reeling after Maoist rebels murder politicians

The rebels may be present in as many as 20 of India’s 28 states and active in half that number

Maoist rebels kill at least 28 people in attack on convoy carrying members of India's ruling party

The Maoist fighters set off a land-mine and than opened fire on the convoy

Indian stuntman Sailendra Nath Roy, watched by onlookers while attempting to cross the River Teesta, shortly before his death

Indian stuntman Sailendra Nath Roy dies trying to cross a river on a zip wire using his ponytail

Sailendra Nath Roy was famous for stunts using his hair

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An engrossing journey through Calcutta delves beneath its poverty and drabness

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Six Nations: Tom Woods urges England not to be spooked by Millennium Stadium 'sideshow'

England take on Wales this weekend in a title decider

Opening pair keep England on course for draw with New Zealand in first Test

England 167 & 234-1 New Zealand 460-9 decl.

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