hate crime

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  • I am against all mob lynching, says Shabana Azmi

    I am against all mob lynching, says Shabana Azmi

    Veteran actress Shabana Azmi on Monday said she has always raised her voice against hate crime and her outrage over mob lynching is not selective. The 66-year-old actress took to Twitter to clarify her stance after she took part in......

    July 3, 2017
  • US man Adam Purinton indicted for hate crime in Kansas bar shooting

    US man Adam Purinton indicted for hate crime in Kansas bar shooting

    The man accused of shooting Indian engineer Srinivas Kuchibhotla and his colleague Alok Madasani at a bar in Kansas has been indicted by a federal grand jury on hate crime and firearms charges, the media reported. The indictment on Friday......

    June 10, 2017
  • US court jails 2 for hate crime against Sikh man

    US court jails 2 for hate crime against Sikh man

    A US court sentenced two men to three years in prison for severely beating a Sikh man in California and cutting off his hair. Chase B Little and Colton T Leblanc, both of Texas, pleaded no contest to felony assault and......

    May 19, 2017
  • Putin backs Chechnya hate crimes inquiry

    Putin backs Chechnya hate crimes inquiry

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has backed an inquiry into reported hate crimes and a crackdown on gay people in Chechnya, the media reported. On Friday, Putin said he would personally ask the prosecutor general and interior minister to help Kremlin......

    May 6, 2017
  • Govt assures African nationals of safety

    Govt assures African nationals of safety

    The Union government on Thursday sought to reassure the African nations of its commitment to ensuring the safety and security of all African nationals in India and promised that those responsible for the violence against Nigerian students in Greater Noida......

    March 30, 2017
  • Indian woman techie, son found dead in US

    Indian woman techie, son found dead in US

    The parents of an Indian woman who along with her seven-year-old son found dead in their home in New Jersey, suspect the involvement of their son-in-law. N Hanumantha Rao allegedly found the bodies of his wife N Sasikala (40) and son Anish......

    March 25, 2017
  • US man tries to burn Indian-Americans' store

    US man tries to burn Indian-Americans' store

    A man in Florida tried to burn down a convenience store owned by Indian-Americans because he thought the owners were Muslims, officials said. Richard Lloyd, 64, told the police officials that he wanted to "run the Arabs out of our......

    March 12, 2017
  • Attacks on Indians in US: Capt Amarinder seeks Centre's intervention

    Attacks on Indians in US: Capt Amarinder seeks Centre's intervention

    Punjab Congress president Captain Amarinder Singh on Monday sought the Union government's intervention in ensuring protection of Indians' living abroad. In a statement issued, Capt Amarinder said that the growing intolerance and the spate of violence targeting the Indian diaspora......

    March 6, 2017
  • Attacks on Indians in US: Capt Amarinder seeks Centre's intervention

    Attacks on Indians in US: Capt Amarinder seeks Centre's intervention

    Punjab Congress president Captain Amarinder Singh on Monday sought the Union government's intervention in ensuring protection of Indians' living abroad. In a statement issued, Capt Amarinder said that the growing intolerance and the spate of violence targeting the Indian diaspora......

    March 6, 2017
  • Bangladeshi woman wearing headscarf stabbed in New York

    Bangladeshi woman wearing headscarf stabbed in New York

    A 60-year-old Bangladeshi woman was stabbed to death about a block and a half away from her home in Queens, New York, in a suspected hate crime, media reports said on Thursday. Nazma Khanam, a retired teacher from Bangladesh, was......

    September 2, 2016