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India gang rape trial begins in fast-track Delhi court

21 January 2013 Last updated at 07:38 GMT

The trial of five men over the gang rape and murder of a 23-year-old woman has begun at a specially convened fast-track court in India's capital, Delhi.

If convicted, the men could face the death penalty. A sixth suspect, who is thought to be 17, is expected to be tried by a juvenile court.

The case has shocked India and sparked a debate about the treatment of women.

The BBC's Sanjoy Majumder report from outside the court in Delhi