Witness History

By BBC World Service

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History as told by the people who were there.

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Reforming India's rape laws


In January 2013 the Indian government began to overhaul the country's laws on rape following the brutal gang rape and killing of a 23 year old physiotherapy student in Delhi. The public outcry across India forced the government to commission ...

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