Two months ago, a young woman was gang raped and flung from a moving bus in Delhi. On Tuesday, court proceedings against her alleged attackers began.
In his recent visit to India, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg pledged to help boost the country's low Internet access rate. DW takes a look at the South Asian nation's major Internet challenges.
In attacks on the Yazidi religious minority in northern Iraq, "Islamic State" militants are said to have abducted up to 5,000 women and girls. Five survivors tell DW what they endured in 23 days of captivity.
India has so far been a minnow when it comes to football. But a new 'super league' featuring former stars and all-round marketing is expected to change this. In the midst of all, there is also a German: Manuel Friedrich.
In a bid to improve the India's image PM Narendra Modi recently kick-started a campaign to clean parks, public buildings and streets. A promising start, says sociologist Bindeshwar Pathak, but more needs to be done.
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