Manipuri youth attacked in Bangalore; police detain three

In yet another incident of a racist attack, a 25-year-old Manipuri youth was allegedly attacked by three people in IT city Bangalore, reports said on Thursday.

Mizoram Assembly adopts resolution condemning attack on NE people

The Mizoram Assembly on Friday adopted a private resolution condemning racial attacks on the north eastern people in different parts of the country.

Court asks IO to appear with reply on AAP leader Somnath Bharti's plea for probe

A Delhi court on Thursday directed the investigating officer (IO) to appear before it on January 16 with a reply on Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Somnath Bharti's plea for further probe in the case of alleged molestation of some African women during his purported midnight raid here.

We should've called India's bluff during 'Monkeygate': Allan Border
We should've called India's bluff during 'Monkeygate': Allan Border

The furore over the infamous 'Monkeygate' episode refuses to die with former Australian captain Allan Border now saying that Cricket Australia should have called "India's bluff" instead of letting its own players down.

Stop treating Northeast people as aliens!

The recent spree of racial attacks on the people of Northeastern states in some parts of the country, particularly Delhi, have left me in a state of shock and grief. What infuriated me so much is that we are being forced to live in fear even in our own country.

Ronaldinho abuse reveals soccer racism in Mexico
Ronaldinho abuse reveals soccer racism in Mexico

Mexican football got a boost in September when former Brazil and Barcelona star Ronaldinho, a two-time FIFA player of the year, joined modest local club Queretaro.

Racist abuse "a disgrace" and FIFA must act, says Yaya Toure
Racist abuse "a disgrace" and FIFA must act, says Yaya Toure

Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure has said the abuse he suffered on social media is "a disgrace" and called for world soccer`s governing body FIFA to reassess the way they deal with racism.

Assault of Naga youth a racist attack, says Gurgaon police; main accused nabbed

Gurgaon Police on Friday claimed to have arrested three of the five perpetrators of the racial attack on three youths from Nagaland.

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.

Rajnath Singh calls up Karnataka CM; talks about attack on NE youth

In the wake of attack on three Northeast youth in Bangalore, Home Minister Rajnath Singh today called up Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah and asked him to ensure that there is no discrimination against anyone on the basis of caste, creed and sect.

New Zealand Immigration official's Indian radio remark sparks race row

A New Zealand immigration official has sparked a race row after rejecting a woman's visa application for a job, saying New Zealanders are unlikely to hear Indian radio.

Michel Platini, EU to fight football racism, match-rigging
Michel Platini, EU to fight football racism, match-rigging

UEFA boss Michel Platini joined forces with the European Union on Tuesday as they signed a three-year accord to fight racism, match-fixing and a host of other woes blighting football.

UN racism envoy puts South Korea to the test

South Korea`s efforts to rid itself of a reputation for casual racial discrimination and overbearing ethnic nationalism will come under scrutiny this week from the UN`s top expert on racism.

Police investigate Twitter racist abuse of Mario Balotelli
Police investigate Twitter racist abuse of Mario Balotelli

Mario Balotelli found himself on the receiving end of yet more racist abuse on Sunday after a jokey reference to Manchester United`s shock defeat by Leicester sparked a flurry of invective on social media.

Ferguson protest march marks two weeks since police shooting

Ferguson: Demonstrators in Ferguson, Missouri, gathered in intense heat on Saturday to pray and mark two weeks since a white police officer shot dead an unarmed black teenager, while supporters of the officer said in a separate rally miles away that the shooting was justified.

Malky Mackay used racial slur to describe Cardiff owner Tan, says report

Former Cardiff City boss Malky Mackay allegedly called the club`s Malaysian owner Vincent Tan a "chink" in a text message, the Daily Mail newspaper reported Saturday.

Retired cops side with Ferguson protesters

Ferguson: Retired Philadelphia police captain Ray Lewis cut an arresting figure in his crisp uniform, dark blue cap -- and a sign demanding "the truth" about the fatal police shooting of an unarmed black youth.

National Guard ordered out of US riot town

National Guard troops withdrew Thursday from a US town gripped by nearly two weeks of protests over the fatal police shooting of a black teenager, as new details emerged about the white officer who pulled the trigger.

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.

Goa Cong opposes usage of word `negro` for African nationals

Goa Congress on Wednesday objected to the usage of the word "negros" in the official documents by the state government to refer to the African nationals.