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  • New Delhi Attack: The Victim's Story

    By Krishna Pokharel, Saurabh Chaturvedi, Vibhuti Agarwal and Tripti Lahiri | The Wall Street Journal at Yahoo! News1 yr ago

    By Krishna Pokharel, Saurabh Chaturvedi, Vibhuti Agarwal and Tripti Lahiri | The Wall Street Journal

    It was early afternoon just before Christmas in India's capital, and a young woman spoke to her friend on the phone, eager to get together.

    "Wake up, wake up," she told him. "It's already very late — 1 o'clock."

    The two agreed to meet. And so began an innocent outing that set in motion a killing that would horrify the world.

    The two met at Select Citywalk, a trendy mall where New Delhi's 20-somethings gather to spend pocket change and enjoy a small taste of the glamour promised by India's economic rise. The young woman—her family's nickname for her was "Bitiya," which means daughter—admired a long coat in a shop window, her friend said in an interview. He thought he would like to buy it for her later. Then, they took in a movie, "Life of Pi," sitting in the same seats where, on an earlier visit, they had watched "Gulliver's Travels" together.

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  • Most Viral Photos: #6 Kissing kids photobomb Obama

    Claudine Zap at Yahoo! News1 yr ago

    A little romance in the top row definitely stole the show of this presidential photo op. During the 2012 campaign, President Barack Obama surprised the students at Daughter of Zion Jr. Academy in Delray Beach, Fla., with an unscheduled stop to take a photo with the kids. But perhaps the biggest surprise of all was the kissing pair photobombing the president. Obama, sitting in with the students, balances one child on his knee with no idea of the romantic drama going on above him. The cute photo of President Obama with the adorable sight of the kissing students caught the attention of the Web, and Twitter named it "photo of the day." (Photo courtesy @BarackObama/Twitter)

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