At the National Digital Week launch were (from left) Norah Casey, publisher; Anne O’Leary, Vodafone Ireland; Louise Phelan, PayPal; and Dee Forbes, Discovery Networks Northern Europe

Ireland’s first-ever National Digital Week took place at the beginning of this month in the west Cork town of Skibbereen. The four-day event attracted(...)

ARI runs airport retail businesses in eight countries across North America, the Middle East and Asia as well as The Loop outlets in Dublin and Cork

Dublin Airport Authority’s global duty free arm, Aer Rianta International (ARI), and its partners, plan to spend close to $50 million (€46m) on upgr(...)

A mother waits: Neetu, aged 13, has been missing since October 2nd 2015 from outside her house  in Mayapuri, New Delhi, above. Photographs: Arkaprava Ghosh / Barcroft India via Getty Images and Natisha Mallick

Less than half an hour before my interview with Asha Singh, I have no idea what questions to put to her. What do you ask someone who has gone throu(...)

An Indian surrogate mother at the Surrogacy Centre India clinic in New Delhi. Photograph: Sajjad Hussain/AFP/Getty Images

The Indian government says it wants to prevent Indian women from becoming surrogate birth mothers for foreigners, according to an affidavit filed yest(...)

South Africa’s foreign minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane and her Indian counterpart Sushma Swaraj in  New Delhi. Photograph: Prakash Singh/AFP/Getty Images

The third India-Africa summit in seven years opened this week at a sports stadium in New Delhi, amidst unprecedented security and chaotic traffic jams(...)

In this file photograph, Indian police escort Uber taxi driver and now convicted rapist Shiv Kumar Yadav  after a court appearance in Delhi. Photograph: Chandan Khanna/AFP/Getty Images

An Uber taxi driver has been convicted of raping a female passenger in Delhi last year, a case that sparked fresh fears in a city plagued by sexual vi(...)

The grandmother of a  girl who was raped sits among protesters near the child’s home in New Delhi. Photograph: Chandan Khanna/AFP/Getty Images

Two teenagers have been arrested for allegedly raping a toddler in the latest incident of sexual violence against a young child in the Indian capital.(...)

 A doll hangs on a wall at the home of a four-year-old rape victim in a slum area of  New Delhi, India, earlier this week. Photograph: Rajat Gupta/EPA

Two young girls - a toddler and a five-year-old - have been raped in separate attacks in New Delhi, police said, in the latest incidents of sexual vio(...)

Kasthuri Munirathinam: is being treated in hospital in Riyadh

India’s foreign ministry called on Saudi Arabia on Friday to ensure swift justice after a Saudi employer was accused of chopping off the arm of an Ind(...)

India’s prime minister  Narendra Modi plans to clothe  African leaders in traditional Indian attire. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The Indian foreign office has embarked upon an esoteric sartorial mission: to collate the physical measurements of all 54 African heads of state and(...)