Rape victim told mother she was 'sorry' after attack

The father of the 23-year-old woman who died after being gang-raped in Delhi has revealed that his daughter said she was "sorry" after her attack. In an interview with the BBC, he said:

She kept talking to her mother when in hospital, in bits of course. And one day she held her mother and whispered 'Mummy, I am sorry, I am sorry'.

– Father of rape victim


Delhi gang rape trial begins

The fast-track trial of five men accused of gang rape and murder has begun today in Delhi. A sixth suspect is due to be tried in a juvenile court because he is under 18.