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.
A 30-year-old student has been sexually mutilated and killed in India's southern state, Kerala. The incident has revived memories of a similar gang rape in 2012 which sparked mass protests in the country.
Government representatives from India and Pakistan have met in the Indian capital to negotiate relations. The meeting comes after a long diplomatic pause following a terror attack on an Indian airbase in January.
Indian activist Henri Tiphagne received Amnesty International Germany's human rights award in Berlin on Monday. DW spoke to him about his work and the obstacles faced by rights groups in India.
A teenage girl who had been raped and set on fire in her home village has succumbed to her injuries. The horrific case follows a disturbing pattern of violence against women in India.
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