Thousands of people gathered in India's Chennai City to say goodbye to Tamil Nadu's state chief, Jayalalithaa Jayaram. The actress-turned-political leader was one of India’s most powerful and controversial politicians.
Jayaram Jayalalithaa, who enjoyed almost God-like status among her followers, died after two months of illness. Crowds had gathered in the thousands since her condition worsened.
The killing of a boy allegedly by a school bus conductor who tried to sexually abuse him has put the spotlight on the safety of children. A study shows half of all children in India have been a victim of sexual abuse.
After India's Supreme Court upheld the corruption conviction of the incoming Tamil Nadu chief, VK Sasikala is trying to run the state assembly by remote control. But will she be successful? Murali Krishnan reports.
Thousands of mourners have taken to the streets in Chennai after the death of one of India's most powerful politicians. Officials are watching out for cases of self-harm among fanatic supporters. Murali Krishnan reports.
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