Racial, ethnic backgrounds affect breast cancer: Study

It is believed that biology and genetics play a role in the development of certain types of cancers.

Centre must debate possibility of anti-racial law, says panel

The Centre should debate on the possibility of bringing an anti-racial law in the long run to deal with assault on people from the North East in metros, according to a committee set up to look into their concerns.

South Africa sport still racially divided: study

South African sport remains divided by race 20 years after the end of apartheid, with the target of black-white equality in cricket and rugby still a long way off, according to a study released today.

Racially coded language used against Indian-American?

State Democratic leadership has sought an apology from Geralch.

South Asians fear racial profiling over US court ruling

The Supreme Court upheld what has been dubbed "show me your papers" provision allowing police to check people`s immigration status.

Racial biases likely to shape trust decisions

Trust decisions may be influenced more by subconscious racial biases.

Tania Zaetta denies drunken, racial slur allegations

Australian actress Tania Zaetta has denied allegations that she was drunk and had hurled racial slurs at bouncers of a nightclub.

Review: ‘Crook’ talks about desi culture in phoren land

Much to everyone’s relief, ‘Crook’ thankfully stays away from turning into a serious affair like ‘My Name Is Khan’, which again dealt with the issues of racial abuse. Moreover, the film refrains from being frivolous by turning its lead protagonist into a moral crusader. Director Mohit Suri picks up a tale drawn straight from his own experience he had while in Australia, wonderfully depicting it with passion and grit.

Racial firestorm surrounds USDA employee`s ouster

The Obama administration faced a blast of criticism on Wednesday over its ouster of a black Agriculture Department employee for her remarks about race. The woman says she`s not sure she would go back to her job now, even if asked.

Man blinds roommate in US, says `I hate Indians`

In a bizarre hate-crime, a man has gouged out his roommate`s eyes in New York and threatened to kill him saying "I hate Indian people".

Need for rebuilding Indo-Australia education ties: Envoy

Describing attacks on Indian
students in his country as a distressing issue, Australian
High Commissioner to India Peter Varghese today stressed the
need for rebuilding the education relationship between the two
nations.

Australia says wants more students from India

Despite recent incidents of violence, Oz wants more students from India, particularly from Punjab.

Malaysian PM`s aide to resign over `racial` remarks

Nasir Safar, special officer to Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Tun Razak, will tender his resignation over alleged racial remarks made during a seminar in Malacca, authorities said.

Attacks on Indians racial: Australian PM’s kin

Toeing a different line than Kevin Rudd, his nephew said the attacks on Indians in Australia were racial.

Krishna meets Oz min again as attacks on Indians continue

As attacks against Indians continued unabated in Australia, S M Krishna on Thursday met his Australian counterpart for the second time in two days.

Attacks on Indians racial? Australia to probe

On SM Krishna`s demand, Australia will set study if attacks on Indians are racial or juvenile.

India-Australia relations may be affected due to attacks: Govt

The Centre today said the cordial
relations between India and Australia might be affected if the
attacks on Indians continued in that country.

Another Indian stabbed; Aus PM plays down violence

Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd said that attacks against Indians should be seen in the context of the rise in violent crime in Australian cities. The comments came as the stabbing of another Indian taxi driver here came to light.

Indian in Australia accused of raping model

An Indian has been accused of raping a budding lingerie model in Australia. The accused promised her a break in the industry posing as an employee in a fashion firm, a court was told today.

Australian police arrest Indian`s attacker, out on bail

The New South Wales Police arrested a man involved in an alleged assault on an Indian resident at Sydney`s Coogee Beach and charged him with "assault occasioning actual bodily harm and affray", the Australian High Commission said.