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Indian cartoonist charged with sedition leaves jail
India suspends policemen over Facebook arrests
Indian women use smartphones to 'pin the creeps'

With virtual bodyguards, panic buttons and maps to pinpoint harassment blackspots, women in urban India are using their smartphones for protection after a notorious gang-rape in New Delhi.

3 Mar 2013 - 3:08PM

With virtual bodyguards, panic buttons and maps to pinpoint harassment blackspots, women in urban India are using their smartphones for protection after a notorious gang-rape in New Delhi.

Indian women use smartphones to 'pin the creeps'
India mourns Bollywood's 'king of romance' Yash Chopra
Indian divers find another body on submarine
Death toll from Mumbai building collapse rises to four
Indians arrested for Facebook post on Mumbai shutdown

Indian police said on Monday they had arrested a woman for criticising on Facebook the total shutdown of Mumbai after the death of politician Bal Thackeray.

19 Nov 2012 - 4:06PM

Indian police said on Monday they had arrested a woman for criticising on Facebook the total shutdown of Mumbai after the death of politician Bal Thackeray.

Indians arrested for Facebook post on Mumbai shutdown