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Indian Police Use Water Cannons on Rape Protesters

Police in northern India have fired water cannons on a group of mainly female demonstrators protesting against the gang rape and hanging of two teenage cousins.   The demonstrators on Monday were calling for an end to violence against women when police turned hoses on them outside the office of the top elected official of Uttar Pradesh, the state where the rapes occurred.    Officials say five men, including two police officers, have been arrested in connection with the...

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