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Aug 25, 2014

India's rape shame continues as men held over schoolgirls sex attack will NOT be charged

WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT Three brothers admitted attacking and killing young cousins Murti and Pushpa in northern Uttar Pradesh state in May this year... #India #Uttar Pradesh

Aug 21, 2014

Indian girls found hanging from tree 'were NOT sexually assaulted'

The teenagers, aged 14 and 15, were found dead in a mango tree in the village of Katra in Uttar Pradesh state in May in a crime that sparked global outrage... #India #Uttar Pradesh

Sep 01, 2014

Toilets unveiled in Indian village where girls were killed in fields after dark

Sanitation charity donates 108 toilets to Uttar Pradesh village in campaign to protect women and improve health standards Continue reading..... #Uttar Pradesh #India

Sep 01, 2014

Toilets opened in Indian village where girls were killed in fields after dark

Sanitation charity donates 108 toilets to Uttar Pradesh village in campaign to protect women and improve health standards Decorated with marigolds and ribbons, 108 toilets have been opened in the Indian village where two schoolgirls were found hangin... #Uttar Pradesh #India

Aug 12, 2014

'I used to cover my face with a scarf - but not any more': Indian acid attack survivors unite for inspirational fashion shoot

Acid attack survivor Rupa, from Uttar Pradesh, has posed with her friends and fellow survivors, all wearing clothes she designed herself... #Uttar Pradesh #India

Aug 18, 2014

Nepal flood toll hits 101, fears of disease rise

(AP) -- Nepalese authorities said Monday they feared an outbreak of diseases as they attempt to reach thousands of people stranded by flooding that has already killed more than 100 people. The swirling floodwaters have even crossed into neighboring I... #India #Nepal #Uttar Pradesh #Uttarakhand

Sep 02, 2014

Acid victims' photo shoot draws attention in India

(AP) -- A fashion photo shoot featuring five victims of acid attacks is drawing wide attention in India. While the country keeps no official statistics on acid attacks, there are regular reports in the media of attackers targeting victims to disfigur... #London #India #Facebook #Michelle Obama #Uttar Pradesh

Sep 02, 2014

Acid victims' photo shoot draws attention in India

NEW DELHI A fashion photo shoot featuring five victims of acid attacks is drawing wide attention in India. While the country keeps no official statistics on acid attacks, there are regular reports in the media of attackers targeting victims to disfig... #London #India #New Delhi #Facebook #Michelle Obama #Uttar Pradesh

Sep 02, 2014

India's Badaun village gets toilets for women

Katra Saadatganj, Badaun, India  - On Sunday afternoon, a group of women teased each other over who would be the first to use the new toilets constructed in their village in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh. They picked on Neetu after the 15-year-... #India #World Bank #Uttar Pradesh #New Delhi #Central Bureau of Investigation

Sep 01, 2014

'Mary Kom' declares tax-free in Uttar Pradesh

Good news keeps coming in for the team of ‘Mary Kom’... #MC Mary Kom #Uttar Pradesh #Priyanka Chopra