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Is India's Aam Admi Party no place for intellectuals?

Tuesday, April 21st 2015, 15:20

Is there any place for intellectuals in India's politics?
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Indian AAP expels founder members

Tuesday, April 21st 2015, 4:41
related places: Delhi

Indian anti-corruption party AAP expels two of its founder members amid in-fighting following its Delhi election win in February.
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Cricketer dies in fielding collision

Monday, April 20th 2015, 13:42

Indian cricketer Ankit Keshri dies after colliding with a team-mate as they attempt to take a catch in a club match.
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India cricketer in fatal match clash

Monday, April 20th 2015, 9:15
related places: Kolkata

A young cricketer dies in the Indian city of Kolkata after an on-field collision with a team mate during a club match.
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India’s fight for net neutrality

Saturday, April 18th 2015, 3:18

The fierce battle for Internet's future in India
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Kashmiri separatist leader arrested

Friday, April 17th 2015, 7:06
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan
related places: Kashmir

Police in Indian-administered Kashmir arrest a prominent separatist leader who they say has been responsible for encouraging his supporters to wave Pakistan flags in the valley.
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Indian companies shun Internet.org

Thursday, April 16th 2015, 12:15

A group of Indian technology and internet firms pull out of Facebook's Internet.org initiative, fearing it threatens "net neutrality".
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Rahul Gandhi returns from break

Thursday, April 16th 2015, 10:24
related places: Delhi

India's main opposition Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi returns to Delhi after a leave of absence of nearly two months, his party says.
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Canada to sell uranium to India

Thursday, April 16th 2015, 5:28

Canada announces it will supply uranium to India, boosting India's plan to increase nuclear capacity to meet growing energy demand.
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Indian police charged with murder

Wednesday, April 15th 2015, 13:35

Preliminary murder charges are filed against police in India's Andhra Pradesh state after the killing of at least 20 suspected red sandalwood smugglers.
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Pledging to wear saris all year long

Tuesday, April 14th 2015, 20:10

The Indian women declaring their love for traditional dress
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India's Flipkart pulls out of deal

Tuesday, April 14th 2015, 9:37

India's biggest online retailer Flipkart pulls out of a controversial deal with phone network Airtel after a social media backlash.
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VIDEO: The fading art of Tibetan opera

Monday, April 13th 2015, 22:31

Nanga Lhamu is proud to showcase her culture at the annual Tibetan opera festival in northern India, but tells the BBC that she dreams of her homeland.
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India orders sandalwood deaths probe

Monday, April 13th 2015, 16:56

India's National Human Rights Commission orders an investigation into the killing of 20 alleged red sandalwood smugglers last week.
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VIDEO: Sandalwood deaths 'staged by police'

Monday, April 13th 2015, 16:02

India's National Human Rights Commission orders an investigation into the killing of 20 alleged sandalwood smugglers, after witnesses claim the deaths were staged.
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Fall in India's inflation rate

Monday, April 13th 2015, 13:56

India's rate of inflation fell to a three-month low in March, figures show, helped by more stable food prices.
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India retailer in lunchbox crew deal

Monday, April 13th 2015, 6:50
related places: Mumbai

India's biggest online retailer Flipkart teams up with Mumbai's famous lunchbox delivery men to help them get parcels to customers.
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VIDEO: Rahul Gandhi prepares for return

Monday, April 13th 2015, 0:14

India's main opposition Congress party vice president Rahul Gandhi prepares to return to politics after an absence of nearly two months.
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VIDEO: A taste for kiwifruit in India

Sunday, April 12th 2015, 23:20

India is famous for its mangoes and coconuts, but as more people get a taste for imported kiwifruit, farmers are having a go at growing their own
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Surfer, 13, killed in shark attack

Sunday, April 12th 2015, 14:44
related countries: France France, Reunion Reunion

A 13-year-old surfer is killed by a shark off the French Indian Ocean island of Reunion.
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India protest at Pakistan bail move

Friday, April 10th 2015, 21:01
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

India formally protests to Pakistan over its decision to release on bail the suspected mastermind of the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks.
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Pakistan bails Mumbai 'mastermind'

Friday, April 10th 2015, 14:38
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, the suspected mastermind of the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks, is released on bail in Pakistan, drawing a protest from India.
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Jet deal on Modi's France agenda

Friday, April 10th 2015, 6:44
related countries: France France

India's PM Narendra Modi may try to reach a breakthrough on a defence deal during his ongoing visit to France, media reports say.
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India freezes Greenpeace accounts

Thursday, April 9th 2015, 17:50

India freezes the bank accounts of Greenpeace, accusing it of breaking the country's tax laws and working against its economic interests.
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Indian food firms row over BBC brand

Thursday, April 9th 2015, 14:31

Two Mumbai food outlets slug it out in the court over the right to use the acronym BBC.
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India software boss jailed for fraud

Thursday, April 9th 2015, 11:39

An Indian court jails the founder of Satyam Computers and nine others for seven years in one of the country's biggest corporate scandals.
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VIDEO: The 'one choice' Indian women want

Wednesday, April 8th 2015, 23:18
related places: Delhi

BBC Hindi reporter Divya Arya asks women in the Indian capital Delhi about the 'one choice' they want in their lives.
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Questions over India 'timber smuggler' killings

Wednesday, April 8th 2015, 12:00

The questions over India's 'timber smuggler' killings
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Police accused over logger shootings

Wednesday, April 8th 2015, 10:38

Indian police are accused of excessive force after shooting dead 20 suspected red sandalwood smugglers in Andhra Pradesh state.
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US lifts India airline safety rating

Wednesday, April 8th 2015, 10:02
related countries: United States United States

US authorities upgrade India's aviation safety rating, allowing Indian airlines to increase the number of flights they operate to the country.
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Bus tours to Indian PM's tea stall

Wednesday, April 8th 2015, 8:06

A Indian travel agent plans to lay on daily bus trips to the town where Prime Minister Narendra Modi was born and worked at his father's tea stall.
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Bhullar plays to make NBA history

Wednesday, April 8th 2015, 6:40

Sim Bhullar becomes the first player of Indian descent in the NBA, playing 16 seconds for Sacramento Kings.
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VIDEO: India’s emergency that led to mass sterilisation

Tuesday, April 7th 2015, 23:21

On 25 June 1975, a state of emergency was declared in India. Zaheer Pansari spoke to Witness about the slum clearances and sterilisation programme that followed.
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India 'sandalwood smugglers' killed

Tuesday, April 7th 2015, 15:44

Police in India say they have killed at least 20 suspected red sandalwood smugglers in fierce gunfights in Andhra Pradesh.
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Rahul Gandhi returning from break

Tuesday, April 7th 2015, 6:26

India's main opposition Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi is returning to politics after a leave of absence of nearly two months, his party says.
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Couple's bodies found in trunks

Tuesday, April 7th 2015, 4:16
related places: Haryana

The naked bodies of a man and woman are found in trunks in the Indian state of Haryana in what police suspect is a case of honour killing.
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VIDEO: India's women get firms' sparks flying

Monday, April 6th 2015, 17:33

The BBC's Samira Hussain reports on the trend in India for women to take over the reins of the family business after training and studying abroad.
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India launches air quality index

Monday, April 6th 2015, 9:03

India launches its first air quality index, to provide real time information about its often dangerous urban pollution.
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Bhullar poised to make NBA history

Thursday, April 2nd 2015, 20:39

Sim Bhullar is set to make his Sacramento Kings debut and become the first player of Indian descent to play in the NBA.
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'New rape case' in India district

Thursday, April 2nd 2015, 10:00

Police in India's Uttar Pradesh state investigate the alleged kidnap and gang rape of two girls at gunpoint in Badaun district.
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VIDEO: India sports stars crowdfunding plan

Thursday, April 2nd 2015, 1:37

India's cricket stars can earn millions of dollars, but now other sports players are finding new ways to up their income.
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Wives fill Indian boardroom quotas

Wednesday, April 1st 2015, 13:48

Some of India's richest businessmen have appointed their wives as company directors to comply with a new law.
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More arrests in India nun rape case

Wednesday, April 1st 2015, 8:23

Police in India arrest four men in connection with the rape of an elderly nun in West Bengal state which sparked outrage.
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Indian police collect cow 'mugshots'

Tuesday, March 31st 2015, 13:54

Police carry out unofficial cow census after Indian state outlaws their slaughter for beef.
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Fifteen killed in Kashmir landslide

Tuesday, March 31st 2015, 7:18
related places: At

At least 15 people have died in landslides following floods in Indian-administered Kashmir, officials say.
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Indian monsoon's past analysed

Tuesday, March 31st 2015, 2:59

Fossils from the ocean floor are yielding clues to the Indian monsoon millions of years ago.
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VIDEO: Locals plead for Kashmir flood help

Monday, March 30th 2015, 22:34

Flood warnings have been issued in Indian-administered Kashmir after torrential rain and a rise in levels of the Jhelum river.
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India arrests '1,000 police cheats'

Monday, March 30th 2015, 15:29
related places: Bihar

More than 1,000 men are reportedly arrested in India's Bihar state over the use of impersonators to pass tests for the police force.
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Flood warning issued in Kashmir

Monday, March 30th 2015, 7:27

A flood alert is issued in Indian-administered Kashmir following torrential rain and a surge in the water level of the Jhelum river.
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VIDEO: Growing concern for India's Christians

Sunday, March 29th 2015, 22:55

The BBC's Sanjoy Majumder reports from the central Indian state of Chattisgarh on the growing insecurity that is gripping the Christian community
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A question for Indian men: What does your wife do?

Sunday, March 29th 2015, 20:20

Asking Indian men a question they are not used to hearing
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From Liverpool to Bollywood

Saturday, March 28th 2015, 0:11
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

British teenager who became an unlikely Indian movie star
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US charges in beating of Indian man

Friday, March 27th 2015, 17:38
related countries: United States United States
related places: Federal, Alabama

Federal officials have charged a former Alabama police officer with violating the civil rights of an Indian man.
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Dhoni has no retirement plans

Thursday, March 26th 2015, 13:22
related countries: Australia Australia

MS Dhoni has no plans to quit as captain of the India limited-overs side despite their World Cup semi-final loss to Australia.
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First arrests in India nun rape case

Thursday, March 26th 2015, 12:51

Indian police make their first arrests in the case of an elderly nun who was raped in West Bengal, sparking outrage.
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Australia beat India to reach final

Thursday, March 26th 2015, 11:22
related countries: Australia Australia
related places: Sydney

Australia power into the Cricket World Cup final with a 95-run victory over defending champions India in Sydney.
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Two-year-old sets archery record

Wednesday, March 25th 2015, 9:45

A two-year-old Indian girl sets a new national record in archery, according to the India Book of Records.
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India 'ready for anything' in semi

Wednesday, March 25th 2015, 9:42
related countries: Australia Australia

Opener Rohit Sharma says India will not be daunted by Thursday's World Cup semi-final against Australia.
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India navy plane crashes off Goa

Wednesday, March 25th 2015, 6:13
related places: Goa

Two crew members are missing after an Indian navy surveillance plane crashes into the sea off the western state of Goa.
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Pietersen cleared for county return

Tuesday, March 24th 2015, 12:18

Ex-England batsman Kevin Pietersen is cleared for a return to county cricket after being released from his Indian Premier League contract.
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India court scraps online arrest law

Tuesday, March 24th 2015, 6:52

India's Supreme Court strikes down a controversial law which allows police to arrest people for comments made online and on social media.
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Chand ban appeal hearing begins

Monday, March 23rd 2015, 10:38

Indian sprinter Dutee Chand starts a legal case at the Court of Arbitration for Sport against her ban for failing a gender test.
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India and China hold border talks

Monday, March 23rd 2015, 5:59
related countries: China China
related places: Delhi

Indian and Chinese officials hold talks in Delhi to resolve a contentious border dispute, the first such discussions since PM Narendra Modi came to power.
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Djokovic clinches Indian Wells title

Sunday, March 22nd 2015, 23:45

World number one Novak Djokovic wins his 50th career title by beating Roger Federer in the BNP Paribas Open final.
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Halep wins epic Indian Wells final

Sunday, March 22nd 2015, 21:08

Simona Halep wins the BNP Paribas Open, beating Jelena Jankovic in a final that features 18 breaks of serve.
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Djokovic beats Murray in semi-final

Saturday, March 21st 2015, 21:49

Novak Djokovic beats Andy Murray 6-2 6-3 and sets up a final against Roger Federer in Sunday's final at Indian Wells.
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'Water man of India' bags top prize

Saturday, March 21st 2015, 15:44

An Indian campaigner who brought water to 1,000 villages using ancient methods wins a prize known as the "Nobel Prize for water".
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India arrests over school cheating

Saturday, March 21st 2015, 13:12
related places: Bihar

About 300 people are arrested after parents and friends climb walls to pass answers to school students sitting exams in India's Bihar state.
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Injured Williams out of semi-final

Saturday, March 21st 2015, 9:21

Serena Williams withdraws from her semi-final against Simona Halep in Indian Wells because of a right knee injury.
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Raonic shocks Nadal in Indian Wells

Saturday, March 21st 2015, 0:19

Canada's Milos Raonic saves three match points to beat world number three Rafael Nadal in the last-eight at Indian Wells.
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Indian train accident kills over 30

Friday, March 20th 2015, 13:36

A passenger train derails in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, killing at least 34 people and leaving dozens injured.
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Australia hold nerve to reach semis

Friday, March 20th 2015, 11:09
related countries: Australia Australia, Pakistan Pakistan

Australia withstand a pulsating spell from Pakistan's Wahab Riaz to set up a meeting with India in the World Cup semi-finals.
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Militants attack Kashmir police

Friday, March 20th 2015, 9:12

Militants attack a police station in Indian-administered Kashmir, killing three people in the first major attack since a new coalition government took over power in the state this month.
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Murray has 'no issue' with Djokovic

Friday, March 20th 2015, 7:56

Andy Murray tells BBC Sport's Russell Fuller he has "no issues" with Novak Djokovic before their semi-final at Indian Wells.
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Dhoni urges India to keep it simple

Thursday, March 19th 2015, 14:13

Keeping things simple is one of the keys to India's continuing World Cup success, according to captain MS Dhoni.
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Indians caught 'cheating' in exams

Thursday, March 19th 2015, 13:36
related places: Bihar

Cheating in exams is common in the Indian state of Bihar, but new images emerge showing how blatant the practice is.
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Rohit stars as India reach last four

Thursday, March 19th 2015, 11:30
related countries: Bangladesh Bangladesh

Defending champions India coast into the World Cup semi-finals with a 109-run victory over Bangladesh in Melbourne.
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Williams makes Indian Wells semis

Thursday, March 19th 2015, 7:21

Serena Williams reaches the semi-finals of the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells by beating Timea Bacsinszky.
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Solar aeroplane heads to Myanmar

Thursday, March 19th 2015, 0:47

Solar Impulse, the solar-powered plane attempting to fly around the world, takes off from India and heads to Myanmar.
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VIDEO: Why girls clothing is an issue in India

Thursday, March 19th 2015, 0:12

In Delhi, students from Ishani SKV Girls' School have been finding out why they cannot wear the clothes they want.
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Indian schoolgirl tied to motorcycle

Wednesday, March 18th 2015, 13:27

Police in India charge a man who took his eight-year-old daughter to school roped to his motorcycle to make sure she sat a test.
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Solar aeroplane heads across India

Wednesday, March 18th 2015, 6:22

Solar Impulse, the solar-powered plane attempting to fly around the world, is back in the air again, crossing India and hoping to make it to Myanmar.
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Watson run ended by Suarez Navarro

Tuesday, March 17th 2015, 22:28
related countries: Spain Spain

Heather Watson's impressive run at Indian Wells ends with a frustrating defeat by Spain's Carla Suarez Navarro in the last 16.
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Murray battles past Kohlschreiber

Tuesday, March 17th 2015, 7:56
related countries: Germany Germany

Britain's Andy Murray sees off Germany's Philipp Kohlschreiber in three sets to reach the last 16 at Indian Wells.
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Modi concern over India nun rape

Tuesday, March 17th 2015, 7:18

Indian PM Narendra Modi voices concern over attacks on a nun and a church and demands 'immediate action' against the perpetrators.
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Hundreds protest over India nun rape

Monday, March 16th 2015, 15:15

Hundreds of people hold a silent demonstration to protest against the rape of an elderly nun in the Indian state of West Bengal.
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Williams progresses at Indian Wells

Monday, March 16th 2015, 7:47
related countries: Kazakhstan Kazakhstan

World number one Serena Williams beats Kazakhstan's Zarina Diyas in the third round of the BNP Paribas Open in California.
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Men detained in Indian nun rape case

Sunday, March 15th 2015, 14:39

Police investigating the rape of an elderly Indian nun detain eight men for questioning as she remains in a stable condition in hospital.
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Indian nun raped in convent attack

Saturday, March 14th 2015, 13:58

Police in eastern India are searching for a group of men who ransacked a convent school and gang-raped an elderly nun.
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India win maintains 100% record

Saturday, March 14th 2015, 9:35
related countries: Zimbabwe Zimbabwe

India continue their perfect record at the World Cup with a six-wicket win against Zimbabwe in Auckland.
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Williams wins on Indian Wells return

Saturday, March 14th 2015, 7:28

World number one Serena Williams wins at Indian Wells, a tournament she had boycotted for 14 years after suffering crowd abuse.
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Watson sees off Giorgi fightback

Friday, March 13th 2015, 20:05
related countries: Italy Italy

Heather Watson withstands a second-set recovery from Italy's Camila Giorgi to reach round three at Indian Wells.
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