NEW DELHI/BENGALURU Days after Anas Hussain was killed in his hometown of Nehtaur in northern India during an anti-government protest last month, an online crowdfunding campaign raised 1 million rupees (nearly $14,000) to help his family.
(Corrects this Dec. 20 story to remove extraneous word "know" in paragraph 11.)
NEW DELHI Thousands of Indians ushered in the New Year by demonstrating against a citizenship law despite Prime Minister Narendra Modi's attempts to dampen protests that have run for nearly three weeks.
HINDU NAGAR, India When the young woman limped toward shopkeeper Ravindra Prakash, pleading for help on a dark and foggy morning in the northern Indian village, her body was so charred that he thought she was a witch. He grabbed a wooden stick and tried to shoo her away.
MEERUT, India Zaheer Ahmed had just returned home from work in northern India last Friday afternoon and stepped out for a smoke before lunch. | Video
HINDU NAGAR, India When we got to the village, I was surprised to see how many women came out to defend men accused of rape.
NEW DELHI India's top court on Wednesday dismissed an appeal against the death penalty by one of four men convicted of the gang-rape of a woman on a bus in New Delhi and her murder, saying it found no reason to review the sentence.
NEW DELHI A divisive citizenship bill has been signed into law in India, a move that comes amid widespread protests in the country's northeast that could force the cancellation of a visit by Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.
HINDU NAGAR, India Dec 13 When the young woman
limped toward shopkeeper Ravindra Prakash, pleading for help on
a dark and foggy morning in the northern Indian village, her
body was so charred that he thought she was a witch. He grabbed
a wooden stick and tried to shoo her away.
UNNAO, India A 23-year-old rape victim set on fire by a gang of men, which included her alleged rapists, has died in a New Delhi hospital, prompting protests from opposition leaders who blamed the ruling party for failing to check incidents of violence against women. | Video