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Kenya attacks revive spectre of ethnic violence

Six years after Kenya erupted into ferocious ethnic battles and post-election violence, security guard John Mboya is fearful once again, after twin massacres on the coast brought political rivalries to the surface.

Bollywood goes overboard with Cannes fashion?

Just when will Bollywood ever get it right? As the world celebrates 100 years of Indian cinema, Indian stars, it seems, went a little overboard in projecting the ethnic, oriental look at the Cannes red carpet that saw Sonam Kapoor, Vidya Balan and Sherlyn Chopra either going big on bling or heavy on jewellery and embroidery.

Sabyasachi wanted `purist ethnic look` for Vidya Balan

Designer Sabyassachi Mukherjee, the man behind styling Vidya Balan`s look at the 66th Cannes International Film Festival, says that as "India is known as a bling country" he used a "little embellishment" to bring freshness.

Ethnic folk music finding echoes in capital

The songs are accompanied by ancient Naga instruments; some of which are extinct now.

Indian ethnic art show attract London visitors

An exhibition of Warli folk art, an ethnic art form from Maharashtra, is pulling visitors at the Nehru Centre in London.

Kareena goes all ethnic

Kareena Kapoor is all set for an image makeover for Atul Agnihotri`s ‘Bodyguard’.

13 people feared killed in Nigeria`s ethnic violence

At least 13 people were feared
killed in religious and ethnic violence in Nigeria`s remote
central Plateau state, forcing the military to step up
deployment in the troubled region.

BSF flag march in ethnic violence-hit M`laya, Army called in

Indefinite curfew remained in force
on Tuesday in ethnic violence-hit pockets of Meghalaya, where BSF personnel staged a
flag march following the clashes which prompted the state to
seek Army assistance.

Russia denies Georgian claims of ethnic cleansing

Russia on Monday accused Georgia of
manufacturing allegations of ethnic cleansing in Georgia`s
breakaway provinces after it failed to regain control of the
areas in an abortive five-day war.

Ethnic turmoil escalates in Kyrgyzstan

An angry crowd of several thousand
beat up a regional governor in south Kyrgyzstan on Thursday.

Black and ethnic minority votes may decide 100 seats in the UK

Black and ethnic minority (BME)
voters may play a key role in deciding the formation of the
next British government as they will have a decisive say in
100 of the 646 constituencies in the UK.

To each ethnic group their sleep habit, study shows

Most African-Americans like to pray just before they do it, white Americans like to do it with their pets, Asians tend to do it best and Hispanics fret about work just beforehand.

To each ethnic group their sleep habit, study shows

Most African-Americans like to pray just before they do it, white Americans like to do it with their pets, Asians tend to do it best and Hispanics fret about work just beforehand.

Safety fears for Hmong after Thai expulsion

Thailand said on Tuesday it has
completed its expulsion of thousands of ethnic Hmong to
communist Laos, as human rights activists and diplomats voiced
fears for their safety across the border.

Malaysian PM directs govt depts to address Indian concerns

Malaysian PM Najib Tun Razak has directed relevant government departments and agencies to address several long-standing social, economic and educational issues affecting the minority ethnic Indian community in the country.

Ethnic riots: China threatens punishment for rumor-mongering

China`s troubled far-western city of Urumqi has spelt out potential punishments for spreading rumors after days of sometimes deadly unrest and panic about reported syringe attacks that fanned ethnic tensions.