The coffin of former president of Zimbabwe Robert Mugabe is taken for burial at his home village in Kutama. Photograph: Jekesai Njikizana/AFP/Getty Images

Zimbabwe’s former leader Robert Mugabe was buried on Saturday in his home village of Kutama, ending a dispute between his family and the government ov(...)

A police vehicle carrying four men accused of the gang rape of a 23-year-old woman on a bus last  December enters court  in New Delhi this morning. Photograph: Adnan Abidi/Reuters

Four men were found guilty today of the fatal gang-rape of a young woman on a bus in New Delhi, a crime that shook India to its core and forced Indian(...)

Police escort men accused of a gang rape to a court in Datia district in the central Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. Photograph: Reuters

A court has ruled that India n media will now be allowed to cover the trial of four men accused of the gang rape and fatal beating of a woman o(...)

Police sit inside the Ravi Das cam where four of the six accused in a rape case including Ram Singh reside. PhotographMansi Thapliyal/Reuters

The driver of the bus in which a young Indian woman was gang-raped and fatally injured in December hanged himself in New Delhi's Tihar jail tod(...)