India

Indian police hunt for five accused of gang raping woman

MUMBAI: Police in India said on Sunday they were looking for five men after a 35-year-old woman was gang raped and burned alive in the northern city of Sambhal, the latest registered rape in a country that sees hundreds of cases of sexual violence against women each year. Varun Kumar, an inspector ...

Game draws attention to India’s trafficked girls

Leena Kejriwal’s art installations are hiding in plain sight across India. In small towns and big cities, stark black silhouettes of little girls are spray-painted on buildings, railway station walls, the boundaries of schools and in crowded market places. They tell the story of how every eigh...

Indians’ Kluber receives knee injection, will miss All-Star

CLEVELAND (AP) — Indians ace Corey Kluber has received an injection in his right knee that will force him to miss the All-Star Game. The two-time Cy Young winner got the shot Friday, a day after he was beaten by the New York Yankees. The team said he will need at least one week to […]...

Student pushed to death during safety drill in India

NEW DELHI: Indian police have arrested a drill instructor who pushed a university student from the second floor of a building to her death during a bungled training exercise, officials said Friday (Jul 13). Horrified onlookers watched as the 19-year-old struck a concrete landing after being shoved ...