Charlottesville

US white nationalists sued over Virginia protest violence

Eleven people have sued white nationalists whose rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, turned deadly this summer, saying they suffered emotional and physical trauma from protesters` threats and violence.

Oct 13, 2017, 05:54 AM IST
Rex Tillerson keeps distance from Donald Trump's race row stance

Rex Tillerson keeps distance from Donald Trump's race row stance

Trump triggered outrage earlier this month when he suggested both sides were at fault after unrest in Charlottesville, Virginia, in which a woman was killed when a white supremacist drove his car into a group of counter-protestors.

Aug 27, 2017, 22:52 PM IST
10-day anti-White Supremacy march to demand Donald Trump's removal

10-day anti-White Supremacy march to demand Donald Trump's removal

Anti- White Supremacy protestors will demand President Donald Trump removal from office by starting a 10-day march from Charlottesville, Virginia to Washington, D.C. on Monday.

Aug 27, 2017, 07:21 AM IST

Mother of Charlottesville victim won't speak to Donald Trump

Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney urged the president on Friday to apologize "for the good of the country."

 

Aug 18, 2017, 22:51 PM IST

French President Emmanuel Macron backs US anti-racism activists

French President Emmanuel Macron backed anti-racism activists in the United States on Thursday in a message that avoided criticising US President Donald Trump over his reaction to violence in Charlottesville.

Aug 17, 2017, 20:05 PM IST

Israeli leader criticized for response to Charlottesville

Israel's prime minister is coming under growing criticism for his relative silence over President Donald Trump's response to the racially charged violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Aug 17, 2017, 17:00 PM IST
White House chief strategist Steve Bannon calls white nationalists ''clowns''

White House chief strategist Steve Bannon calls white nationalists ''clowns''

White House chief strategist Steve Bannon has attacked white nationalists as "clowns" as the fallout from violent protests in Charlottesville, Virginia, continues.

Aug 17, 2017, 16:07 PM IST
Obama's tweet in response to Charlottesville breaks record

Obama's tweet in response to Charlottesville breaks record

Former US President Barack Obama's response to the weekend's violence in Charlottesville in US state of Virginia, has broken the record for most Twitter likes, with a number of over 3 million on the social media platform.

Aug 17, 2017, 07:57 AM IST
Former United States presidents condemn bigotry, anti-Semitism

Former United States presidents condemn bigotry, anti-Semitism

A woman was killed and 19 other people injured in Charlottesville on Saturday when a suspected white supremacist drove his car into a group of counter-protesters.

Aug 16, 2017, 22:31 PM IST
Barack Obama's tweet after Charlottesville violence is the most ‘liked’ in history

Barack Obama's tweet after Charlottesville violence is the most ‘liked’ in history

 Charlottesville in Virginia witnessed violent protests as a white supremacist, alt-right clashed with leftist protestors over the removal of a Confederate statue.

Aug 16, 2017, 15:06 PM IST

Donald Trump holds his stand: Blames 'both sides' for Virginia

Amid a political storm over his position that 'both sides' were at fault for the violence in Charlottesville, a combative President Donald Trump said that he has "no doubt" over his comments.

Aug 16, 2017, 11:52 AM IST
Donald Trump yields to pressure, calls neo-Nazis and KKK criminals

Donald Trump yields to pressure, calls neo-Nazis and KKK criminals

U.S. President Donald Trump denounced neo-Nazis and the Ku Klux Klan as criminals and thugs on Monday, bowing to mounting political pressure to condemn such groups explicitly after a white-nationalist rally turned deadly in Virginia.

Aug 15, 2017, 06:46 AM IST

Donald Trump under fire for muted response on Virginia violence

A woman was killed and 19 were injured when a car ploughed into a crowd of counter-protesters in Charlottesville.

Aug 14, 2017, 23:31 PM IST
3 Dead, 20 injured after supremacist march in Virginia

3 Dead, 20 injured after supremacist march in Virginia

 The white supremacist march in Charlottesville, Virginia has left three people dead and more than 20 injured from incidents that included a car slamming into a group of people and a helicopter crash.

Aug 13, 2017, 07:09 AM IST
White nationalist rally stopped in Virginia after factions clash

White nationalist rally stopped in Virginia after factions clash

Fighting broke out in the city's downtown before noon when hundreds of people, some wearing white nationalist symbols and carrying Confederate battle flags, were confronted by a nearly equal number of counter-protesters.

Aug 13, 2017, 00:33 AM IST

Indian-origin Sikh elected Mayor of American city

Satyendra Singh Huja, a Sikh American, has been unanimously elected as the mayor of Charlottesville, a historic city in Virginia.

Jan 17, 2012, 12:49 PM IST