Ben Doherty Homosexual sex is illegal, and punishable by life in prison, India’s highest court has ruled.
Dean Nelson Edward Snowden, the NSA contractor who revealed the scale of US internet surveillance around the world, may have learnt the hacking skills to leak thousands of files on a $1800 course he attended in...
Ben Doherty The four men sentenced to hang for the brutal gang-rape and murder of a Delhi student last year have appealed against their death sentences.
An Indian judge sentenced four men to death for the fatal gang rape of a student aboard a moving bus in New Delhi in an attack that triggered global outrage.
Four men convicted of the gang rape and murder of a woman on a New Delhi bus last December have been sentenced to death.
A vaccine against travellers' sickness and a better, non-invasive test for Downs syndrome are among the latest health advances.
One of the six men accused of gang raping and murdering a physiotherapy student in New Delhi last year is in a critical condition after being assaulted by fellow inmates, according to his lawyer.
Dean Nelson Protests erupted throughout New Delhi on Sunday after hospital officials said that they were treating a second five-year-old girl rape victim for critical internal injuries.
Ben Doherty The second suspect in the alleged rape and torture of a five-year-old girl in Delhi is an illiterate teenager who has allegedly confessed to his crime.
India Ben Doherty South Asia Correspondent Delhi Despite national and global outrage over the Delhi gang-rape case last year, and tougher penalties for offenders, India's capital is still reporting nearly four rapes a day, double the 2012 rate.
Ben Doherty, Delhi India's capital was awash with protesters after a 23-year-old student, brutally gang-raped on a bus a fortnight ago, died in a Singapore hospital.
The father of the Delhi gang rape victim has described his "brave" daughter's dream of becoming a doctor in an emotional first interview.
An Indian court hearing the case of five men accused of gang-raping and murdering a 23-year-old student was cleared on Monday as chaotic scenes forced the hearing to be held behind closed doors.
The lawyer representing three of the men charged with the gang rape and murder of a medical student aboard a moving bus in New Delhi has blamed the victims for the assault, saying he has never heard...
Preparations for the Delhi Commonwealth Games continue to be hampered by construction issues and security concerns.
New Zealand has become the third country to delay its team's arrival in New Delhi for the upcoming Commonwealth Games.
Dense fog in northern India grounds flights, halts trains and disrupts road travel.
Residents dig frantically for survivors in the ruins of a collapsed building in New Delhi.
A four-storey building collapsed in Delhi on Monday, killing at least 50 people.
Lawn bowlers are among the first Australian athletes to start settling into Delhi for the Commonwealth Games.