‘Just four citizens’: the Australians who confronted Adani in India, and made a difference | Environment

I settled back into the seat as the Air India flight took off from my hometown of Sydney, unaware of just how relieved I would be to return there. I had been warned the Indian government might take a dim view of our mission to intercept the Queensland premier on …

Another teenage girl raped and burned in India, the third such attack in a week

Another teenage girl raped and burned in India, the third such attack in a week

Posted May 12, 2018 10:25:13 Photo: There has been an outpouring of anger in India over reports of sexual assaults of children. (Reuters: Adnan Abidi, file photo) Related Story: Another teenage girl raped, set on fire in India Related Story: Indian girl burnt alive after parents file rape charges A …

Another teenage girl raped, set on fire in state of Jharkhand in India

Another teenage girl raped, set on fire in state of Jharkhand in India

Posted May 07, 2018 19:08:43 Photo: Indian police arrested a total of 22 suspects in three seperate rape cases involving teenage girls in east India. (AP: Ajaz Rahi) Two days after Indian police arrested 14 people over the alleged gang-rape and murder of a teenager in the state of Jharkhand, …

Dust and rain storms in north and west India leave 91 dead, 160 injured

Dust and rain storms in north and west India leave 91 dead, 160 injured

Posted May 03, 2018 21:45:12 Photo: The dust storm also hit the northern city of New Delhi. (AP: Manish Swarup) Related Story: In Delhi, you can taste the pollution in the air — but nobody cares Related Story: ‘We have nothing left’: Aid agencies warn of alarming situation in Sri …

Commuters Struggle Through Dust as Deadly Storms Hit Northern India

Dust storms have killed at least 77 people in northern India, officials told AFP on May 3. The India Times reported that the storms uprooted hundreds of trees and electricity poles and that many badly-hit areas were left without electricity. This footage is described as showing the storms hitting Mathura, …

Cricket Australia reveals summer schedule, with questions over an Adelaide day-night Test against India

Cricket Australia reveals summer schedule, with questions over an Adelaide day-night Test against India

Posted April 30, 2018 13:54:45 Photo: Australia will play India in a Test in early December, but Cricket Australia cannot confirm whether it will be a day-night game or not. (AAP Image: David Mariuz, file photo) Cricket Australia (CA) is still hoping it can persuade India the opening match of …

Passengers panic after part of window panel falls out during Air India flight

Passengers panic after part of window panel falls out during Air India flight

Updated April 23, 2018 12:44:11 Video: Window panel falls off during turbulence on Air India flight (ABC News) Related Story: Passenger partially sucked out of plane window was wearing seatbelt Related Story: ‘Nerves of steel’: Praise for hero pilot who landed plane after passenger sucked out of window Passengers on …

Men accused of 8yo’s rape, murder in India plead not guilty in first court appearance

Men accused of 8yo’s rape, murder in India plead not guilty in first court appearance

Posted April 16, 2018 21:39:11 Video: Outrage in India over brutal gang rape of eight-year-old girl (ABC News) Eight Hindu men accused in the gang rape and killing of an eight-year-old Muslim girl in India’s Jammu and Kashmir state have pleaded not guilty in their first court appearance. Monday’s court …

Protests erupt across India after two child rape cases shock the nation

Protests erupt across India after two child rape cases shock the nation

Posted April 13, 2018 21:57:41 Video: Outrage in India over brutal gang rape of eight-year-old girl (ABC News) Protests have erupted across India after police officers and a politician were named separately in connection with two unrelated child rape cases, which are now under investigation. Outraged followed after police released …

Nicole Bolton leads Australia to eight-wicket victory over India in one-day match

Nicole Bolton leads Australia to eight-wicket victory over India in one-day match

Updated March 13, 2018 10:40:10 Photo: Opener Nicole Bolton was unbeaten on 100 when Australia reached the target. (Reuters: Action Images/John Sibley) A century to opener Nicole Bolton has helped the Australian women’s cricket team claim an eight-wicket victory in its one-day series opener against India in Vadodara. Australia comfortably …