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Indians, Asians fast becoming politically relevant in US: Report

Last Updated: Thursday, April 24, 2014, 22:23

With Indians and other Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders growing in number at a fast pace, people of colour will be in the majority in the US by mid-century, according to a new report.

Hindujas are wealthiest Asians in UK

Last Updated: Saturday, April 12, 2014, 11:02

Just behind the group is steel tycoon Lakshmi Mittal with a wealth of 12 billion pounds, one billion pounds more than the previous year.

UK faces claims of border discrimination against Pakistanis

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 14, 2014, 20:56

UK is working to address claims that people of Pakistani origin are 52 times more likely to be stopped at its borders compared to other South Asians.

Two more Indians charged in Singapore for rioting

Last Updated: Saturday, December 14, 2013, 13:17

Two more Indians were charged on Saturday by authorities here for their alleged involvement in Singapore`s worst outbreak of riot in over 40 years, taking the total number of Indians arraigned in the violence to 33.

Singapore paper names Xi and Abe `Asians of the Year`

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 11, 2013, 11:48

Chinese President Xi Jinping and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe were named "Asians of the Year" for 2013 on today by Singapore`s Straits Times, which urged them to reach out to each other to avert a conflict.

Driver involved in Singapore accident to be charged

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 14:14

The driver involved in Sunday night`s accident in Singapore that sparked riots will be charged Tuesday with causing death by negligence.

24 Indians brought to court to face rioting charges

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 13:11

All the accused face charges under "rioting with dangerous weapons", punishable by up to seven years in prison as well as caning.

Singapore Little India riot: Was alcohol a cause of violence?

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 09:37

In a bid to calm down the after-effects of a riot that broke out in Little India, Singapore has decided to impose a complete ban on the sale and consumption of alcohol in the affected area this weekend, reports said.

Riots hit Singapore’s Little India, 24 Indians arrested

Last Updated: Monday, December 09, 2013, 10:51

The Singapore police arrested 27 South Asians over the riots and has said more will be held soon.

Asians 11 times more likely to be stopped at British airports: Study

Last Updated: Friday, December 06, 2013, 16:16

Asians are reportedly 11 times more likely to be stopped at British airports and ports compared to whites, a new study has revealed.

New York Police issues memo to clarify Indians are Asian too

Last Updated: Monday, September 16, 2013, 20:46

A person`s race is noted in police reports when a crime suspects are described by a victim. It is also noted on UF-250s - the stop, question and frisk reports.

Kate Gosselin defends `slanted eyes` photo

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 13:47

Kate Gosselin, who was criticised for slanting her eyes in a photo, has slammed reports that she was mocking Asians.