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  1. News - Asia - INDIA

    Indian teenager Shweta Katti overcomes childhood torment to win scholarship to New York

    Posted Aug 05th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Mumbai Teen beats childhood torment to win scholarship An Indian teenager who grew up in Mumbai's red-light district facing poverty and sexual abuse has ... and activist Malala Yousufzai, who was shot in the head by the Taliban. It is a long way from Katti's childhood experiences of abuse and harassment in the notorious Kamathipura neighbourhood ...

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    Cancer drug maker Novartis loses India patent battle

    Posted Apr 01st 2013, 01:58pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in New Delhi Landmark ruling could help the poor get access to affordable medicines India’s Supreme Court rejected on Monday a patent bid by Swiss drug giant Novartis in a landmark ruling that activists say will protect access to cheap generic drugs and save lives in developing nations. Novartis fought a seven-year legal battle to gain patent protection ...

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    Five years on and no justice from India for British teen rape victim

    Posted Feb 25th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in New Delhi 5 years on, no justice for British teen rape victim The mother of a British teenager who was raped and left to die on a Goa beach five years ago has ... for a second autopsy which proved that she had been drugged and raped. But the two defendants, Samson D'Souza and Placido Carvalho, were not charged with rape or murder after officers from ...

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    India school rape sparks more angry protests

    Posted Jan 15th 2013, 02:40pm by Agence France-Presse in Panaji

    ... Delhi last month sparked nationwide protests and fuelled anger across India over the alarming incidence of sexual assault. Five men and a teenager have been charged with the rape and murder of the 23-year-old woman, who died 13 days later in a Singapore hospital from horrific injuries. Also in Goa on Monday, a policeman was arrested accused of sexually abusing sex workers, who said he and two ...

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    Suicide of another rape victim shows up India’s inaction

    Posted Jan 17th 2013, 03:26pm by Reuters in Badshahpur and New Delhi

    ... on board, the teenage survivor of another gang rape was taking her own life. After writing a suicide note on a page torn from a notebook that named her alleged attackers and accused them ... was abducted, drugged and raped by two men in an irrigation pump house in the middle of a field where, she said, nobody heard her screams. Four accused- two alleged attackers and two accomplices- ...



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