Charleston church shooting suspect to face hate crime charge
Charleston church shooting suspect to face hate crime charge

The man accused of slaying nine black church members in Charleston will be indicted on a federal hate crime charge today, according to an official close to the case.

Indian man attacked in apparent hate crime in New Jersey

 An elderly Indian-American man was attacked and left bleeding on the road in a New Jersey neighborhood in an apparent bias crime by an assailant who has been taken into custody.

Charleston church shooting: Dylann Roof tried to kill himself after massacre?
Charleston church shooting: Dylann Roof tried to kill himself after massacre?

The white gunman, who shot dead nine parishioners at the Emanuel AME Church on Wednesday night, reportedly tried to kill himself after the shooting, however he survived, apparently because he had run out of bullets.

Jerusalem church building torched in apparent hate crime

Suspected Jewish extremists torched part of a church-owned building in Jerusalem overnight, police said, in the second racist attack in the Holy Land in two days.

Mosque torched near Bethlehem in suspected hate crime

 A West Bank mosque was set alight in a village near Bethlehem Tuesday with anti-Arab slogans in Hebrew sprayed on a nearby wall, Palestinian witnesses said.

Faith leaders to seek hate crime probe into temple vandalism

Several inter-faith leaders in the US have decided to seek hate crime probe into the incident of vandalism at a Hindu temple in Washington state, saying law enforcement authorities should send out a strong message that those responsible will be held accountable.

FBI probing slaying of 3 Muslims; family calls it hate crime

Muslim groups planned to take their demands for a federal hate-crime investigation of three young Muslims slain in North Carolina to the White House today.

Muslim students shooting: 'US gunman posted anti-religious posts on Facebook'

Police probing the murder of three Muslim students by a North Carolina man said Wednesday they were studying whether the slayings were racially motivated, as thousands gathered to mourn the killings and denounce intolerance. 

Hate crimes against people from Northeast: Is India becoming an intolerant society? Have your say

Last few days have seen a number of attacks/crimes against people from the Northeast.

Similar incidents have also been reported in the past when people from a part of the country were targeted for their appearance or for their failure to speak in local language.

US Gurdwaras to launch campaign to improve Sikhs` image

Amidst increasing incidents of hate crimes against Sikhs, Gurdwaras in the US have decided to launch an intensive national campaign running into USD 5 million to improve the image of the community in America.

Man hit by pickup truck in US; Sikh Coalition seeks probe

In what is regarded as another hate crime case in the US, a 29-year old Sikh man was hit by a pickup truck in New York last week.

Iraqi woman in US hurt in possible hate crime

Police say an Iraqi refugee who was assaulted in her US apartment appears to be the victim of a hate crime.

Man charged with hate crime in attack on Sikh professor

A 20-year-old man has been arrested and charged with hate crime for a brutal assault on a Sikh professor last year during which the attackers called him "Osama" and a "terrorist" in the US.

Iraqi guilty of beating wife to death in US

A US jury found an Iraqi man guilty of beating his wife to death in their California home because she wanted a divorce, in what was initially thought to be a hate crime.

BJP questions AAP`s silence over Arunachal youth`s death

The BJP on Sunday staged a protest at Rajghat against the AAP-led state government, and questioned its "silence" over the death of an Arunachal Pradesh MLA`s son after being allegedly beaten up by some shopkeepers in Lajpat Nagar.

Arunachal youth`s death: Protest against racial discrimination in Delhi

Hundreds of students from North-East on Sunday took to the street of the national capital to protest against the recent hate crime incident in which a Arunachal Pradesh student was killed following a merciless assault.

Sikh hate crime: Seattle man jailed for 3 yrs for brutal assault

Jamie Larson was sentenced yesterday by US District Court Judge John Coughenour to 40 months in prison followed by three years of supervised release.

Indian arrested in US on hate crime charges

A 28-year-old Indian-origin man has been arrested in the US on hate crime charges after he allegedly assaulted a Jewish man as part of so-called "knock-out attacks."

Sikh driver in US called "terrorist" by police

A Sikh truck driver in the US has alleged that traffic police in Mississippi called him a "terrorist" and a county judge later humiliated him by describing his turban as "that rag."

Would invite my attackers to Gurudwara: Sikh professor

A Sikh professor has said he would invite the attackers to visit the Gurudwara and interact with members of the community to better understand his faith.