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  1. News - Asia - INDIA

    21 dead, scores trapped, after landslide sweeps through village in western India

    Posted Jul 30th 2014, 06:09pm by AFP, AP

    ... men and 10 women – had been recovered from beneath mud, rocks, trees and other debris. “Everything on the mountain came down,” said Suresh Jadhav, a district official, describing how a cascade of mud, rocks and uprooted trees swamped the area. But with 70 homes buried and reports of another 158 hit by the landslide, rescuers anticipated more dead in the village, home to 704 people ...

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    Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi condemns rapes in his country

    Posted Aug 15th 2014, 11:08pm by AFP

    ... outrage in May when two teenagers were found hanging from a mango tree after being gang-raped in Uttar Pradesh. The girls, who were aged 14 and 15, were attacked while going to the toilet ...

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    Race to find survivors in India landslide as death toll rises

    Posted Jul 31st 2014, 06:48pm by AP

    ... nearby areas were helping rescuers, using their bare hands to move fallen trees and rocks. About 250 disaster response workers and at least 100 ambulances were involved in the rescue effort, ...

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    At least 16 killed in pipeline explosion in Indian state of Andhra Pradesh

    Posted Jun 27th 2014, 11:27pm by AFP

    ... Chinna Rajappa said after the blast near a refinery in the East Godavari district. Television pictures showed flames at least 10 metres high leaping into the dawn sky, scorching trees and burning ...

  5. News - Asia - INDIA

    Three suspects confess to raping two teenage girls in India

    Posted Jun 01st 2014, 04:16pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Lucknow Suspects confess to rape and murder Three detained suspects have confessed to the gang rape and slaying of two teenage girls found hanging from a tree ... visited us, we want justice," he said. "We want the same treatment to the accused that they gave to our daughters- they should be hung from a tree." Also in Uttar Pradesh, two ...

  6. News - Asia - INDIA

    Outrage grows in India over two rape cases in Uttar Pradesh

    Posted May 30th 2014, 10:47pm by AP

    ... for victims of sex attacks. On Thursday it emerged that two teenagers from a low caste had been found hanging from a tree after being gang-raped in their village. A day later, police said the father ... on the two girls in the village of Budaun earlier this week. The two cousins, aged 14 and 15, were found hanging from a mango tree on Wednesday, with subsequent tests showing that they had been ...

  7. News - Asia - INDIA

    Youthful chief of India's 'failed' Uttar Pradesh state vows to turn things around

    Posted Jun 17th 2014, 10:58pm by AFP

    ... taking the dangling bodies down from a mango tree until the local media had captured them on film.   R. K. Singh, a lawmaker for Prime Minister Nardendra Modi's party, said: "The state ...

  8. News - Asia - INDIA

    Rapes 'accidental', Indian politician declares

    Posted Jun 09th 2014, 03:54am by AFP

    ... the attacks on the low-caste girls in his state, who were found hanging from a mango tree after being sexually assaulted multiple times. Several politicians have sought to blame tight jeans, short ...

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    Indian police have video and photos of gang rape ordered by village elder

    Posted Jan 29th 2014, 04:11am by Bloomberg

    ... communities are deeply segregated. As punishment, villagers tied them to a tree in the centre of the village and ordered them to pay the fine after a late-night show trial, a police report said. ...

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    Indian village council orders gang-rape of woman as punishment: police

    Posted Jan 23rd 2014, 05:18pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... the girl and her lover were called," Sudhakar said. "The girl and her lover were tied to two separate trees and fined 25,000 rupees each as a fine for having an affair," he said. ...




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