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One Indian, three Indian-origin persons killed in US: Sushma Swaraj

Sushma Swaraj has clarified that the killings in the US city of Cincinnati is a hate crime.

May 01, 2019, 07:10 AM IST

US man angered as Indian-origin woman takes selfies with friend; assaults her on subway

He faces up to 15 years in prison for the attack and will return to court on December 27.

Dec 16, 2018, 11:05 AM IST

Sikh man thrashed, told 'you are not welcome here' in US

Hate crimes against the Sikh community have raised alarm in the Central Valley numerous times over the years.

Aug 06, 2018, 10:17 AM IST

'Racist' white man warns Indian-origin couple in Canada of 'killing' their children

The couple is originally from India, but are Canadian citizens who have been living in Toronto for the past seven or eight years.

Jul 31, 2018, 14:25 PM IST

US man charged with painting swastikas on cemetery headstones, charged with hate crime

Some 200 graves were defaced with swastikas drawn with black spray paint between Friday night and early Saturday morning at the Sunset Hills Cemetery in Glen Carbon, a small community near the city of St Louis.

May 30, 2018, 06:59 AM IST

Widow of Indian techie shot dead in hate crime to attend Donald Trump's first State of the Union address

Building on the theme of a safe, strong and proud America, President Donald Trump will deliver his first State of the Union address to Congress tomorrow, which among others would be attended by Sunayana Dumala, the widow of an Indian engineer who was shot dead in a hate crime.

Jan 30, 2018, 17:00 PM IST

Sikh boy beaten in US school: Sushma Swaraj seeks report from Indian embassy

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has asked the Indian Embassy in the US for a report on the alleged beating of a Sikh boy in the Washington State.

Nov 04, 2017, 11:02 AM IST

Bangladesh's Tamim Iqbal denies hate crime behind his decision to quit Essex

Essex announced Tuesday that Tamim quit the club after playing in Essex's seven-wicket loss to Kent in a Twenty20 match last week.

Jul 12, 2017, 20:40 PM IST

Tamim Iqbal denies alleged 'acid attack' on wife, says quit county cricket due to personal reasons

Tamim was of course a crucial player for Essex with not just his pedigree as an international star but also hot form considering that he averaged 73.25 with the bat in the recently-concluded Champions Trophy tournament.

Jul 12, 2017, 14:13 PM IST

Muslim man returns wallet to stranger because `Islam teaches him to do so`, wins heart as well as Internet – Watch

The video of was posted by Peshraw Ahmed's employer, Bare Grillz Fast Food, on Facebook on Saturday.

Jun 28, 2017, 21:06 PM IST

Muslim teen killed after leaving Virginia mosque, dumped in a pond; police probe it as ''road rage'' incident

The attack took place about 3:40 am as up to 15 teenagers who had attended prayer services at the mosque were returning from a fast-food restaurant.

Jun 20, 2017, 09:56 AM IST

Another hate crime against Indian: Telangana youth shot at by unidentified assailant in California

In an another incident of racial attack on Indian, a 26-year-old youth who was working at a departmental store near California was shot at by an unidentified assailant.

Jun 08, 2017, 23:50 PM IST

Indian taxi driver thrashed in Australia after he asked woman passenger to step outside cab as she was going to vomit

Another hate and race crime has been reported from Australia.

May 22, 2017, 16:12 PM IST

UK police charge five over brutal attack on teenage asylum seeker

British police said on Monday they had charged five people over a "brutal" attack involving a gang of up to 30 assailants on a teenage asylum seeker in south London which left the victim with a fractured skull and blood clot on his brain.

Apr 03, 2017, 19:25 PM IST

African students demand security after Greater Noida incident

Claiming that the Greater Noida incident was a "hate crime", an association of African students on Tuesday demanded that they be provided adequate security in the country.

Mar 28, 2017, 17:01 PM IST

Former US police official Hassan Aden detained at John F. Kennedy International Airport over his name

A former police official said he was detained at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport and held for 90 minutes earlier this month because of his name, the media reported.

Mar 20, 2017, 11:35 AM IST

Action sought against landlord for beating up student

Arunachal Pradesh Governor P.B. Acharya and Chief Minister Pema Khandu on Thursday shot off letters to their Karnataka counterparts seeking legal action against the landlord for assaulting Higio Gungtey, an undergraduate student.

Mar 16, 2017, 23:33 PM IST

US man tries to burn store run by Indian-Americans in Florida, thinking they were 'Muslims'

In yet another incident highlighting the dangerously growing trend of racist attacks in the United States, a man in Florida tried to burn down a convenience store owned by Indian-Americans, thinking they were 'Muslims'.

Mar 12, 2017, 10:35 AM IST

New Zealand does not condone racial abuse, says envoy

New Zealand does not condone racial abuse in any form, the country`s Acting High Commissioner to India, Suzannah Jessep, said on Tuesday after an Indian in Auckland said he was assaulted, spat at and subjected to racist slurs during a road rage incident.

Mar 07, 2017, 17:49 PM IST

Hate crime on rise? Indian national assaulted, spat on in New Zealand's Auckland

An Indian national here has said that he was assaulted, spat at and subjected to a racist tirade during a road rage incident in Auckland city, a media report said.

Mar 06, 2017, 20:45 PM IST