# india - Sunday 1 December, 2013
The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.
# india - Tuesday 19 November, 2013
Minister for Jobs Richard Bruton said the majority of the students will be at advanced post-graduate level.
# india - Monday 4 November, 2013
The country is aiming to become the only Asian nation to reach the Red Planet.
# india - Wednesday 16 October, 2013
A heartwarming tale of what technology can bring to the world.
# india - Monday 14 October, 2013
The tragedy was sparked by rumours a bridge was about to collapse. Authorities are coming in for criticism over their approach.
# india - Sunday 13 October, 2013
Everyone’s talking about the shooting in Dublin, the final budget talks and the appeal for a little girl’s wheelchair to be returned…
Police sources said that some 20,000 people were on the bridge over the River Sindh when the stampede broke out.
This is the strongest cyclone to hit India in 14 years.
# india - Saturday 12 October, 2013
Everyone’s talking about Dr Taufiq Al Sattar’s family, our optimistic leaders and Irish people spreading sexual diseases abroad.
With gusts of up to 240 kilometres per hour, the cyclone may be the most powerful to hit the area since 1999, when more than 8,000 people were killed.
# india - Friday 27 September, 2013
There were 22 families living in the five-story building, owned by the city’s civic administrative body.
The climber found emeralds, rubies and sapphires that had been buried for decades after a plane crashed some 50 years ago.
# india - Friday 20 September, 2013
The man is believed to not have heard people warning him about the stampeding elephant.
# india - Monday 16 September, 2013
Shame is a powerful concept, used to control and modify behaviour the world over – and it has been used to perpetuate gender imbalances in countries like India, writes Christie Louise Tucker.
# india - Friday 13 September, 2013
The latest on the tragic fire that killed the family of a Beaumont doctor, the details of the Garda ‘Operation Majesty’ — and it turns out Ryan Tubridy is a time-traveller…
All four suspects were teary eyed as they entered the cramped room to hear their punishment after they were convicted on Tuesday of a string of charges including murder and gang rape.
# india - Wednesday 11 September, 2013
The judge is hearing arguments in a fast-track court as he considers how to punish the men who were found guilty of “cold-blooded murder”.
# india - Tuesday 10 September, 2013
The four may, who now face the possibility of hanging, are expected to be sentenced tomorrow.
# india - Saturday 31 August, 2013
The attack, which left the 23-year-old victim with such extensive internal injuries that she died two weeks later, sparked protests across India.
# india - Sunday 25 August, 2013
The crime reignited anger about women’s safety in India following a similar attack last year.
# india - Friday 23 August, 2013
Photographer taking pictures for a magazine story was raped in a secluded part of an upmarket area of India’s financial centre, Mumbai.
# india - Monday 19 August, 2013
An angry crowd went on a “rampage” after a crowd crossing a train track were killed.
# india - Sunday 18 August, 2013
Eighteen crewmen were on board the submarine when it exploded and sank, but the navy says some bodies may never be found because of the high temperature of the fire.
# india - Wednesday 14 August, 2013
No signs of life have been found on board by divers who entered the vessel. A board of enquiry will investigate what happened.
# india - Tuesday 13 August, 2013
A little bit NSFW, as you might expect.
# india - Monday 5 August, 2013
“Sure, it rains a lot, but we are used to it. We just wait it out.”
# india - Tuesday 30 July, 2013
The ICC announced the pools and fixtures for the finals, which takes place in Australia and New Zealand in two years’ time.
# india - Wednesday 24 July, 2013
The children, aged four to 12, fell ill within minutes of eating the lunch of lentils, potatoes and rice cooked at their primary school in a poverty-stricken village in Bihar state recently.
# india - Saturday 20 July, 2013
Everyone’s talking about the Orange Order parade, a man drowning in Co Donegal and the death of Mel Smith.
The childen’s meals contained an agricultural insecticide that was five times the strength sold in the market place.
# india - Wednesday 17 July, 2013
Here are the nine stories you need to know as you start your day.
Officials in Bihar – one of India’s poorest states – introduced a free midday meal scheme as a way to increase school attendance.
# india - Monday 8 July, 2013
Staff buried under debris as “very old” building with cracks in walls gives way in Secunderabad.
# india - Tuesday 25 June, 2013
TV reporter Narayan Pargaien has faced worldwide criticism for endangering a survivor of monsoon flooding.
# india - Saturday 22 June, 2013
Relief teams are working to rescue tens of thousands of people who have been left stranded after flash floods and landslides.
# india - Friday 14 June, 2013
Growth will be mainly in developing countries, with more than half in Africa.
# india - Thursday 13 June, 2013
The review also calls for greater clarity on options available to doctors in cases of “inevitable miscarriage”.
# india - Sunday 26 May, 2013
At least 27 people, including three leaders of the Indian ruling Congress party, have been killed in an attack by Maoist rebels in central India.
# india - Thursday 16 May, 2013
Doctors say the surgery was a success although it’s too early to say what the quality of her life will be like.
# india - Tuesday 7 May, 2013
The report by the charity Save the Children used stats from 186 countries.