Racial Attack

  • Two Manipuri boys attacked in Delhi's Ambedkar Nagar 10-02-2014 03:27 PM

    New Delhi: Even as the debate over safety of people from north east gains heat, two Manipuri boys were attacked in Delhi's Ambedkar Nagar area on Sunday night. Unidentified men attacked the boys who are in their early 20s in Ambdekar Nagar at around 10 PM on Sunday. The victims...
  • CJ show: How I was racially abused in Bangalore 02-02-2014 11:59 AM

    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 01-02-2014 01:45 PM

    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 01-02-2014 08:55 AM

    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' 23-09-2013 02:49 PM

    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 23-09-2013 02:44 PM

    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. ...
  • British court denies bail to teenage girl who assaulted elderly Sikh man 20-08-2013 03:31 PM

    A British court has rejected the bail plea of a teenaged girl charged with severely assaulting an elderly Sikh and remanded her to custody till Nov 25. The Coventry Magistrates Court Monday ordered that Coral Millerchip, 19, be remanded to custody till Nov 25 when she will appear before the...
  • MEA calls assault on UK Sikh man a shameful incident 19-08-2013 04:07 PM

    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. ...
  • Britain should punish girl who attacked elderly Sikh man: Manish Tewari 19-08-2013 02:34 PM

    The apparent racial attack on an elderly Sikh man in Britain was "intolerable" and the British government should ensure the strictest punishment to the guilty, Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari said on Monday. Speaking on the sidelines of a function in Delhi, Tewari reacted to the assault on an...
  • Summon British High Commissioner over attack on elderly Sikh: Sukhbir Badal to Centre 19-08-2013 09:08 AM

    Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Badal on Sunday night said the attack on an elderly Sikh by a British teenage girl had hurt feelings of the community and asked Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to immediately take up the matter with the UK government. The Union government should summon the British...
  • London: 19-year-old girl arrested for assaulting 80-year-old Sikh man 19-08-2013 08:56 AM

    London: A vicious assault on an 80-year-old Sikh man in London has left the UK reeling. A 19-year-old girl has been arrested for the attack which took place earlier this week. The elderly victim was punched in the face and shoved to the ground leaving him with a bloody nose...
  • Bangalore: Assaulted African national says no one came to help him 17-07-2013 08:35 AM

    Bangalore: The recent deadly assault on a Chad national from Africa in Bangalore is raising concerns among others living there. Wandow Timothi was allegedly attacked by over 12 men in what many are calling a racial incident. Taunted, chased and allegedly assaulted mercilessly by 12 people, Wandow Thimothi is now...
  • Britain calm but riots stoke racial tension 11-08-2011 10:24 AM

    London: Britain is calm after no major incidents of rioting were reported since Wednesday night, mainly due to heavy police deployment and the vigil mounted by local communities. The country is now counting its losses with the economic loss from four days of rioting, looting and arson pegged at about...
  • Oz teen pleads guilty to killing Indian student 20-04-2011 11:22 AM

    Melbourne: A 16-year-old boy on Wednesday pleaded guilty to killing Indian student Nitin Garg, a crime which threatened Australia's ties with India. The teenager, whose identity has not been revealed, appeared in Supreme court where he pleaded guilty to one count of murder and one count of attempted armed robbery...
  • Indian-origin model accuses Oz agency of racism 16-03-2011 08:21 AM

    Melbourne: An Indian-origin model has accused an Australian modelling agency of racial discrimination as she is not a Caucasian, media in Melbourne reported. According to a report in the local daily 'WA Today', 25-year-old model Kema Rajandran was told by a Parth-based modelling agency that her work chances were "limited"...
  • Attack issue dominates Indo-Aus ties in 2010 27-12-2010 12:58 PM

    Melbourne: Despite Australia's all round efforts to further develop its ties with India, the issue of racism dominated their relations in 2010 following the murder of an Indian student and revelation of racist emails circulated by Victorian police. Arrival of 100,000 Indian students in Australia in the past five years...
  • Despite attacks Indians stay in Australia 26-12-2010 02:11 PM

    Melbourne: It's been over a year since the attacks against Indians in Australia made headlines. Since then, the Australian government changed immigration laws, increased the police force, and started international student support groups. They have been successful in decreasing the number of attacks, but let's find out what happened to...
  • Oz boy pleads guilty in Nitin Garg murder case 22-10-2010 01:14 PM

    Melbourne: A 16-year-old Australian boy on Friday pleaded guilty in a children's court for his involvement in the stabbing of Indian student Nitin Garg, who died earlier this year, in a case that shocked Indians. The teenager has been charged with committing a robbery by stealing Garg's mobile phone and...