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UN slams US government's 'failure' to reject racist violence

UN slams US government's 'failure' to reject racist violence

On August 12, a car rammed into a crowd marching against a white supremacist rally in Virginia's Charlottesville, killing a woman and injuring 19 others.

Aug 24, 2017, 16:20 PM IST

Racist graffiti at Australian varsity causes outrage

The varsity condemned the graffiti and said "any and all remnants" would be removed.

Aug 03, 2017, 16:17 PM IST

Indian-origin taxi driver banned for indecent behaviour in UK

The court heard Atwal owned a 50 per cent stake in Handsome Cars, in Leicester, and is taking his former business partner to high court in regards to a sum of about 300,000 pounds.

Jul 25, 2017, 17:00 PM IST

Indian-origin Tory candidate targeted by racist voter in UK

The 30-year-old was alerted to the message by one of his supporters who spotted it in a polling booth, at The Ascension Church in north London, the metro.Co.Uk reported.

Jun 12, 2017, 13:51 PM IST
Hazel Keech faced racial discrimination; says she even offered to recite 'Gayatri Mantra' or 'Hanuman Chalisa'!

Hazel Keech faced racial discrimination; says she even offered to recite 'Gayatri Mantra' or 'Hanuman Chalisa'!

In an untoward incident, Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh's fiancee Hazel Keech, who is also a Bollywood actress, faced racial discrimination in India recently. The event has left her shocked and finally she decided to open up on the same to a leading daily.

Sep 02, 2016, 11:57 AM IST
Gold proves I`m no monkey, says favela star Rafaela Silva

Gold proves I`m no monkey, says favela star Rafaela Silva

Four years ago, Silva was the victim of sickening racist abuse on social media after she was disqualified from the London Games for a borderline illegal leg-grab.

Aug 09, 2016, 04:08 AM IST

DNA: Australian Daily cartoon shows Indians eating solar panels

A cartoon published in a leading Australian daily today depicted Indians as starving and eating solar panels, drawing rebuke with many condemning it as "racist".The cartoon appeared in the Rupert M

Dec 16, 2015, 00:32 AM IST
I am not a racist: Hulk Hogan

I am not a racist: Hulk Hogan

Former WWE superstar Hulk Hogan, who was terminated by the sports-entertainment company for his using N-word said he is not a racist.

Sep 01, 2015, 10:05 AM IST
Three Premier League players sacked over Thai 'racist orgy' video

Three Premier League players sacked over Thai 'racist orgy' video

Leicester have sacked three players, including the son of manager Nigel Pearson, after they appeared in a sexually-explicit video where they were seen racially abusing a Thai woman, the Premier League club announced Wednesday.

Jun 17, 2015, 23:33 PM IST

Scotland Yard admits racist perception

Scotland Yard's chief has acknowledged the police force's perception as institutionally racist and accepted that more black men were stopped and searched when compared with other groups.

Jun 06, 2015, 16:46 PM IST

Shamed on Facebook, ''racist'' Israeli clerk kills self

 An Israeli immigration clerk recently committed suicide reportedly after he was shamed on Facebook for his alleged racist behaviour, media said.

May 25, 2015, 16:34 PM IST

France's Sarkozy accused of pandering to racist sentiments

France`s ruling Socialists accused conservative former president Nicolas Sarkozy on Monday of appealing to racist sentiments in criticising the country`s Morocco-born education minister.

May 13, 2015, 18:14 PM IST
Aishwarya's representative reacts to 'racist' ad row

Aishwarya's representative reacts to 'racist' ad row

 Reacting to an open letter calling Aishwarya Rai Bachchan's new Kalyan Jewellers ad as " insidiously racist", the actress' publicist on Wednesday issued an image from the original shoot, saying the "final layout is the prerogative of the creative team of a brand".

Apr 22, 2015, 19:14 PM IST

New `Daily Show` host in storm over `racist, sexist` jokes

Newly anointed "The Daily Show" host Trevor Noah faced mounting criticism on Tuesday after the emergence of several past social media posts accused of being racist, sexist and anti-Semitic.

Apr 01, 2015, 01:12 AM IST
Charlie Sheen faces backlash after racist Obama tweet

Charlie Sheen faces backlash after racist Obama tweet

Former "Two and a Half Men" star has been slammed after he posted a racist tweet against US President Barack Obama for not attending a soldier's funeral.

Mar 20, 2015, 12:54 PM IST
Authorities probe `racist` Chelsea fans video

Authorities probe `racist` Chelsea fans video

French prosecutors and British police on Wednesday pledged to investigate footage of self-proclaimed "racist" Chelsea supporters preventing a black man from boarding a Paris subway train.

Feb 18, 2015, 18:55 PM IST
Racism is distraction to humanity: Kanye West

Racism is distraction to humanity: Kanye West

Rapper Kanye West feels that focusing on racism is a “distraction to humanity".

Feb 18, 2015, 13:30 PM IST
Luis Suarez happy in Lionel Messi's shadow, angry at racist label

Luis Suarez happy in Lionel Messi's shadow, angry at racist label

Luis Suarez is unconcerned at being overshadowed by Lionel Messi’s scoring feats at Barcelona but remains angry about being labelled a “racist” and a “cheat” in England.

Dec 12, 2014, 19:04 PM IST
Mario Balotelli charged over `racist` post

Mario Balotelli charged over `racist` post

Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli was charged by the Football Association on Friday for re-posting a message on Instagram that contained racist and anti-Semitic references.

Dec 05, 2014, 23:31 PM IST