Racial Attacks

  • CJ show: How I was racially abused in Bangalore February 4, 2014

    Wandoh Timothy,an African national who has been working in India for over 10 years now, was brutally beaten and subjected to a racist slur last year in Bangalore, all because he asked two men on a motorbike to drive properly. He has turned a CJ to speak about his ordeal. ...
  • The CJ Show Teaser February 1, 2014

    Coming up on the Citizen Journalist show: A victim of racial abuse turns CJ to narrate his ordeal, Mumbai University professor who took classes on street following his termination shares his experiences and a CJ impact story. Watch the show on Saturday at 9:30 PM. ...
  • Attack on Arunachal youth leaves north-eastern students fuming February 1, 2014

    The death of a student from Arunachal Pradesh in Delhi's Lajpat Nagar area has left the students from north-eastern states fuming. "They don't treat us like people. We are Indians, we are happy being Indians but they differentiate us everywhere," said a student from north east on CNN-IBN's India @9. ...
  • US: Sikh professor attacked, called 'Osama', 'terrorist' September 23, 2013

    Dr Prabjhot Singh, a Sikh American professor at Columbia University, was attacked by a group of 15 to 20 men while with a friend in Harlem, New York. He is in hospital with a broken jaw and facial injuries. The attackers reportedly called him 'Osama' and 'Terrorist'. The attack which...
  • US: Professor Prabhjot has got multiple fractures, says student September 23, 2013

    Dr Prabjhot Singh, a Sikh American professor at Columbia University, was attacked by a group of 15 to 20 men while with a friend in Harlem, New York. ...
  • MEA calls assault on UK Sikh man a shameful incident August 19, 2013

    An 18-year-old man was punched in the face and shoved to the ground leaving him with a bloody nose and black eye by a 19-year-old girl in London. A video of the brutal attack went viral on social media sites which took place earlier this week. ...
  • Aus filmmaker Baz Luhrman reaches India for art project January 28, 2010

    Australian filmmaker Baz Luhrmann is in India. No, not for any film but for an art project with painter Vincent Fantauzzo. And the aim is to condemn the recent racial attacks on Indians in Australia. ...
  • Watch: Doc's attackers get 18 years in jail November 18, 2009

    In Australia, three men who attacked a doctor of Indian origin last year have been handed down hefty jail terms. They were a gang who assaulted 34 people in two months. The 20-year-old ring leader has been sentenced to 18 years in jail. The victim says the harsh sentence shows...
  • Australia assures to protect Indians against attacks November 12, 2009

    Australian PM says Indians are welcomed guests of his country. ...
  • Watch: UK man sentenced to 18 yrs for killing Indian November 11, 2009

    London: In landmark judgement in the UK, a man in Glasgow was sentenced to 18 years in jail for killing Indian Navy officer Kunal Mohanty. However, that hasn't deterred racist attackers. In London, a mob stabbed and beat up a group of Asian Muslim students. ...
  • CNN-IBN Spl: Oz neighbourhood protected Indian students October 26, 2009

    Indian students have been a target of racial attacks in Australia, but in the midst of all the violence there was a neighbourhood that stood on guard for a group of students from Andhra Pradesh. ...
  • Australia gives Diwali gift to the Indian community October 13, 2009

    New Delhi: This Diwali, some are making amends in their own small way. Australia has given a Diwali gift to the Indian community - rattled by the recent attacks on students - in Melbourne and Sydney. ...
  • Indian cabbie in Aus vows to take his attackers to court October 6, 2009

    Jaswant Singh was allegedly racially abused and attacked on Monday. ...
  • Watch: Brand Australia takes another beating September 25, 2009

    New Delhi: An Indian cab driver in Melbourne was beaten by a very drunk football player. The player was questioned and released by the police. When asked why these violations are happening repeatedly, Victoria's Premier John Brumby - who is in New Delhi - didn't have any concrete answers. ...
  • Watch: Don't take law in your hands, Aus tells Indians September 18, 2009

    The Australian govt asked Indians to not retaliate against the racial attacks. ...
  • Watch: Indian-origin dies after race attack in London September 8, 2009

    The 67-yr-old man was attacked while coming back from evening prayers. ...
  • Watch: Indian attack in Australia, left blind August 11, 2009

    A group of men beat him up and rubbed chillies on his eyes and mouth. ...
  • Tune In: Student says Krishna wrong to believe Aus August 8, 2009

    Sydney: An Indian student leader in Australia, Mayank Sharma - who has been racially abused three times in the past month - says Indian External Affairs Minister SM Krishna is wrong to accept assurances of students' safety from the New South Wales Premiere. SM Krishna is currently on a visit...
  • Watch: How safe is it to travel in Australian metro June 29, 2009

    Indians have been facing a spate of brutal attacks in Australia. ...
  • Attacks on Indians: Are Aus authorities not serious? June 17, 2009

    New Delhi: Despite the Australian government's promise of action, there have been more attacks on Indian students in that country virtually every day in the last one week. Australian High Commissioner John McCarthy spoke to Network 18's Karan Thapar about what they hope to do next and what is it...
  • Watch: Indians in Aus getting death threats June 9, 2009

    Melbourne: They are scared, cornered and very angry and it's getting worse for Indian students in Melbourne. After repeated attacks, they are now receiving death threats. ...
  • Watch: Another Indian attacked in Australia June 8, 2009

    New Delhi: There has been no respite for Indian students in Australia. The graph of racial assault is only rising with every passing day. The latest case is that of 23-year-old Kamal Jit, who was found bleeding and unconscious after two men beat him up badly in Melbourne on Sunday. ...
  • CJ report on Indian students' rally in Melbourne June 1, 2009

    CNN-IBN's Citizen Journalist Arshdeep was witness to the protest rally by Indians in Melbourne. Here's his report. ...
  • CJ report: Indian protest rally in Oz May 31, 2009

    Outrage over the spate of attacks on Indians in Australia spilled on to the streets of Melbourne on Sunday. Citizen Journalist Arshdeep sends us this exclusive report from Melbourne. ...
  • Indians' race to Aus unaffected by racial attacks May 31, 2009

    Scores of boys and girls are still keen to study in Australia as they see better opportunities there. ...
  • Australia Attacks: Pressure on India to act May 29, 2009

    New Delhi: Two more Indian students become victims of alleged racist attacks in separate incidents. One was robbed and stabbed, another was burnt in a petrol bomb attack. The increasing number of such cases is putting pressure on officials in India and Australia to act now. ...