hate crime

Sikh boy beaten in US school: Sushma Swaraj seeks report from Indian embassy

Sikh boy beaten in US school: Sushma Swaraj seeks report from Indian embassy

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has asked the Indian Embassy in the US for a report on the alleged beating of a Sikh boy in the Washington State.

Nov 04, 2017, 11:02 AM IST
Bangladesh's Tamim Iqbal denies hate crime behind his decision to quit Essex

Bangladesh's Tamim Iqbal denies hate crime behind his decision to quit Essex

Essex announced Tuesday that Tamim quit the club after playing in Essex's seven-wicket loss to Kent in a Twenty20 match last week.

Jul 12, 2017, 20:40 PM IST
Tamim Iqbal denies alleged 'acid attack' on wife, says quit county cricket due to personal reasons

Tamim Iqbal denies alleged 'acid attack' on wife, says quit county cricket due to personal reasons

Tamim was of course a crucial player for Essex with not just his pedigree as an international star but also hot form considering that he averaged 73.25 with the bat in the recently-concluded Champions Trophy tournament.

Jul 12, 2017, 14:13 PM IST
Muslim man returns wallet to stranger because `Islam teaches him to do so`, wins heart as well as Internet – Watch

Muslim man returns wallet to stranger because `Islam teaches him to do so`, wins heart as well as Internet – Watch

The video of was posted by Peshraw Ahmed's employer, Bare Grillz Fast Food, on Facebook on Saturday.

Jun 28, 2017, 21:06 PM IST
Muslim teen killed after leaving Virginia mosque, dumped in a pond; police probe it as ''road rage'' incident

Muslim teen killed after leaving Virginia mosque, dumped in a pond; police probe it as ''road rage'' incident

The attack took place about 3:40 am as up to 15 teenagers who had attended prayer services at the mosque were returning from a fast-food restaurant.

Jun 20, 2017, 09:56 AM IST
Another hate crime against Indian: Telangana youth shot at by unidentified assailant in California

Another hate crime against Indian: Telangana youth shot at by unidentified assailant in California

In an another incident of racial attack on Indian, a 26-year-old youth who was working at a departmental store near California was shot at by an unidentified assailant.

Jun 08, 2017, 23:50 PM IST
Indian taxi driver thrashed in Australia after he asked woman passenger to step outside cab as she was going to vomit

Indian taxi driver thrashed in Australia after he asked woman passenger to step outside cab as she was going to vomit

Another hate and race crime has been reported from Australia.

May 22, 2017, 16:12 PM IST

UK police charge five over brutal attack on teenage asylum seeker

British police said on Monday they had charged five people over a "brutal" attack involving a gang of up to 30 assailants on a teenage asylum seeker in south London which left the victim with a fractured skull and blood clot on his brain.

Apr 03, 2017, 19:25 PM IST

African students demand security after Greater Noida incident

Claiming that the Greater Noida incident was a "hate crime", an association of African students on Tuesday demanded that they be provided adequate security in the country.

Mar 28, 2017, 17:01 PM IST

Former US police official Hassan Aden detained at John F. Kennedy International Airport over his name

A former police official said he was detained at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport and held for 90 minutes earlier this month because of his name, the media reported.

Mar 20, 2017, 11:35 AM IST

Action sought against landlord for beating up student

Arunachal Pradesh Governor P.B. Acharya and Chief Minister Pema Khandu on Thursday shot off letters to their Karnataka counterparts seeking legal action against the landlord for assaulting Higio Gungtey, an undergraduate student.

Mar 16, 2017, 23:33 PM IST
US man tries to burn store run by Indian-Americans in Florida, thinking they were 'Muslims'

US man tries to burn store run by Indian-Americans in Florida, thinking they were 'Muslims'

In yet another incident highlighting the dangerously growing trend of racist attacks in the United States, a man in Florida tried to burn down a convenience store owned by Indian-Americans, thinking they were 'Muslims'.

Mar 12, 2017, 10:35 AM IST

New Zealand does not condone racial abuse, says envoy

New Zealand does not condone racial abuse in any form, the country`s Acting High Commissioner to India, Suzannah Jessep, said on Tuesday after an Indian in Auckland said he was assaulted, spat at and subjected to racist slurs during a road rage incident.

Mar 07, 2017, 17:49 PM IST
Hate crime on rise? Indian national assaulted, spat on in New Zealand's Auckland

Hate crime on rise? Indian national assaulted, spat on in New Zealand's Auckland

An Indian national here has said that he was assaulted, spat at and subjected to a racist tirade during a road rage incident in Auckland city, a media report said.

Mar 06, 2017, 20:45 PM IST
After Kansas shooting, another Indian-origin man shot dead in US; hate crime ruled out

After Kansas shooting, another Indian-origin man shot dead in US; hate crime ruled out

Local officials in Lancaster, however, did not believe that Harnish Patel`s killing was a bias crime as investigations are on, The Herald reported.

Mar 04, 2017, 12:30 PM IST
Hillary Clinton asks Donald Trump to speak out after shooting of Indian techie

Hillary Clinton asks Donald Trump to speak out after shooting of Indian techie

Former US Secretary of State and Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton has asked President Donald Trump to "step up and speak out" on rising hate crimes in the US, in the wake of the killing of Indian engineer Srinivas Kuchibhotla in a Kansas City bar last week.

Feb 28, 2017, 21:06 PM IST
`You brown or Indian shouldn`t be here` - Indian man's house trashed with dog poop and hate messages in Southern Colorado

`You brown or Indian shouldn`t be here` - Indian man's house trashed with dog poop and hate messages in Southern Colorado

The Federal Bureau of Investigation is probing into the case which came to light on February 6.

Feb 28, 2017, 11:04 AM IST
Had doubts about staying in US but my husband assured 'good things happen in America': Wife of Indian engineer shot dead in Kansas

Had doubts about staying in US but my husband assured 'good things happen in America': Wife of Indian engineer shot dead in Kansas

The wife of Indian engineer Srinivas Kuchibhotla, who was shot dead in an apparent hate crime by a Navy veteran at a bar in Olathe city, has said that she had her doubts about staying in the US but was assured by her husband that "good things happen in America".

Feb 25, 2017, 10:22 AM IST
Kansas shooting: US Navy veteran charged with killing Indian engineer Srinivas Kuchibhotla in possible hate crime

Kansas shooting: US Navy veteran charged with killing Indian engineer Srinivas Kuchibhotla in possible hate crime

A white U.S. Navy veteran has been charged with killing an engineer from India and wounding two other men when he opened fire in a Kansas bar in what federal authorities were investigating on Friday as a possible hate crime that shocked the victim`s home country. 

Feb 25, 2017, 09:25 AM IST
Hate crime not the motive behind killing of Indian in US: India

Hate crime not the motive behind killing of Indian in US: India

"It was not a hate crime from any stretch of imagination. It is a case of carjacking. He (the victim) happened to be at a wrong place at a wrong time," MEA spokesperson Vikas Swarup said.

Feb 16, 2017, 21:33 PM IST