Nepram labels attacks against north-eastern people as 'politically motivated'

Expressing shock over the increasing attacks on the north-eastern people around the country, writer-activist Binalakshmi Nepram on Thursday claimed that such attacks were 'politically motivated'.

Separate helpline for Northeast people soon: Rijiju
Separate helpline for Northeast people soon: Rijiju

Days after the assault on three Nagaland youths in Gurgaon, Minister of State for Home, Kiren Rijiju, on Saturday said that India is a democratic nation and hate crimes will not be tolerated.

Two youths from Northeast attacked in Gurgaon

Two youths from the Northeast were allegedly attacked by eight persons at Sikanderpur here, police said on Thursday.

FKA Twigs faces racial abuse online

Singer FKA Twigs was subjected to racist comments online by some users, who are upset with her alleged relationship with 'Twilight' star Robert Pattinson.

Denzel Washington recalls racial discrimination
Denzel Washington recalls racial discrimination

Hollywood star Denzel Washington, who was at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival to promote his film 'The Equalizer', opened up about racist incidents he experienced in Boston where the movie was filmed.

British girl gets jail for attacking elderly Sikh man

The British teenaged girl who attacked an 80-year-old Sikh pensioner in a city centre in Britain`s Coventry last year has been jailed for two years by the Warwick crown court.

Death of Arunachal student, remarks on nurses obnoxious: BJP

BJP on Saturday termed as "obnoxious" and "totally unacceptable" the death of a student from Arunachal Pradesh in the national capital after alleged racial assault and the remarks against Kerala nurses by an AAP leader.

Racist graffiti sprayed on UK mosque

Racist graffiti, including Nazi swastikas, were sprayed on the walls and windows of a mosque in the West Midlands region of England today, prompting police to launch an investigation.

Racial attack on Indian restaurateur in Australia

A young Indian man was bashed and verbally abused by a group of thugs outside his Bridge Mall shop in Australian town of Ballarat in recent racist attack.

Victoria premier condemns `sickening` racial attack on Indians

Victorian Premier Ted Baillieu on Friday condemned as "sickening" an alleged racial attack on two young Indian women on a local bus in Australia, while denouncing the idea of racism as "contemptible" and "disgraceful".

Foreign student injured in brutal racial attack in Australia

The 27-year-old man said he had finished work at a kebab shop and was walking with a friend when he was attacked.

Indian student chased twice before being killed in Oz

Indian student Nitin Garg, who was brutally stabbed to death here in January, had been threatened and chased on at least two other occasions before his death, a court was informed.

Race attack: Indian assaulted in Australia

A 21-year-old man was reportedly bashed and bruised after being asked if he was an Indian.

Indian student racially assaulted in moving bus

An Indian student was racially assaulted in a jam-packed bus in Melbourne by a group of three youths who repeatedly hit him and also threw chicken pieces at him.

Indian who faked racial attack in Oz let off with light term

An Indian national was let off lightly with a suspended eight-month jail term after it was found that he took advantage of racial tensions in Australia to falsely claim that he was set on fire by some miscreants.

Another Indian student racially abused, bashed up in Oz

A 23-year old Indian student was
attacked, robbed and left unconscious near the city police
headquarters here, leaving him with a broken nose and a
seriously damaged eye.

Indian taxi driver attacked in New Zealand

An Indian-origin taxi driver was
assaulted by a passenger in a New Zealand city, nearly two
months after a cabbie from the community was stabbed to death
in the country.

Fresh attack on Indian, Sri Lankan in Australia

In a fresh incident of violence against Asians in Australia, a Sri Lankan man and his Indian wife were attacked and racially abused by a group of drunken men at their home here.

Oz racial attack victim Nitin Garg cremated

Hundreds of mourners turned out as Nitin Garg, a victim of racial attack in Oz, was cremated in Punjab.

Indian set ablaze in Oz; India wants preventive action

In yet another attack in a week, a 29-year-old Indian was set ablaze Saturday by four unidentified men in Melbourne. Voicing outrage at this "very disturbing" incident, new Delhi asked Canberra to take preventive action to check these crimes.