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Two British policewomen sacked for racial abuse


September 10th, 2012 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 10 (IANS) Two women police officers in Britain have been sacked after a colleague recorded them having a conversation in which one said that black people looked like ... Read more...

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Man attacks London women with bladed weapon


August 21st, 2012 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 21 (IANS) A black man, aged between 18 and 25 years, is being hunted down by London police after he attacked two women and slashed them with a ... Read more...

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UK couple jailed for beating daughter for dating black man


August 6th, 2012 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 6 (IANS) A British couple has been jailed for punching their daughter while screaming racist insults because they said she had brought shame on their family by dating ... Read more...

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‘The Intouchables’ - a must touch and feel (IANS Movie Review)


July 14th, 2012 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "The Intouchables"; Actors: Omar Sy, Francois Cluzet; Director: Olivier Nakache, Eric Toledano; Rating: ****What comes to mind when you think disability? Sadness, pity and charity? And what comes to mind ... Read more...

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Ricky Gervais’ “Life’s Too Short” premieres


February 20th, 2012 - 8:19 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Feb 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Ricky Gervais’ Life’s Too Short was premiered last Sunday. The show which features Liam Neeson and Warwick David alongside the British comedian has the potential to become ... Read more...

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Psychological need drives prejudice in humans: Study


December 22nd, 2011 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 22 (IANS) A deep psychological need drives prejudice, linked to a particular way of thinking, says a study.People who want to make quick and firm decisions, shorn of ... Read more...

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Nivea apologizes for ‘racist’ ad


August 19th, 2011 - 10:48 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Aug 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Beauty care company Nivea has issued an apology for its ad that has been tagged racist. The “Look like you give a damn” ad has a ... Read more...

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Scots Guard makes vicious online rants against Kate Middleton


April 25th, 2011 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 25 (ANI): A Scots Guardsman has been banned from the Royal Wedding parade for making vicious online rants against Kate Middleton after she apparently "snubbed" him.Cameron Reilly, 18, called ... Read more...

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UK schools institutionally racist as it has only 30 black male head teachers


April 22nd, 2011 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr. 22 (ANI): There are just 30 black male head teachers in England's 21,600 state schools, official figures obtained by the Guardian show, triggering accusations that the country's education system is ... Read more...

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Black Man charged for sending ‘KKK warning’


April 11th, 2011 - 7:53 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
O’Fallon, Apr 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Police have arrested a man in O’Fallon Illinois for sending KKK threats to a police department in 2006. It was reported that the 28-year-old African American has ... Read more...

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Photo of Adolf Hitler’s lover Eva Braun dressed as black man emerges


March 11th, 2011 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 11 (ANI): A collection of photographs of Adolf Hitler's lover Eva Braun has surfaced, and in one of them she is featured with black make-up and dressed like a man.The ... Read more...

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Andhra student shot dead in US


December 26th, 2010 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 26 (IANS) A student hailing from Andhra Pradesh has been shot dead in the US by unidentified robbers, his family said.Elaprolu Jayachandra, 22, was shot dead by unidentified robbers at ... Read more...

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Fidel Castro obsessed with “impressive” Obama: Wikileaks


December 18th, 2010 - 4:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 18 (ANI): Former Cuba President Fidel Castro had an obsession for US President Barack Obama, and praised him as a "very good communicator" with "impressive working capacity", according to ... Read more...

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Gareth Hemingway’s Racist Clips On You Tube Results In Jailing


November 16th, 2010 - 6:29 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
November 16 (Penmen at Work): A man has been found guilty of provoking the general public via uploading racist clips on the YouTube. The man has now been arrested and pleaded guilty ... Read more...

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Lost Abbey Ale To Change Label After Being Accused Of Inspiring Violence Against Witches


October 25th, 2010 - 9:03 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 25, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A pale ale going by the name of Lost Abbey Witch's Wit Ale has created quite a sensation of late. Unfortunately, it is not ... Read more...

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Lost Abbey To Change Label Following Controversy


October 25th, 2010 - 8:57 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) What can be more rude than to have one's belief mocked publicly? Vicky Noble seldom knew that she was in for a rude shock while looking ... Read more...

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Chronicling an America on wheels of change (IANS Book Review)


October 24th, 2010 - 10:02 am ICT by IANS
Book: "Looking for America"; Author: Avirook Sen; Publisher: HarperCollins-India; Price: Rs.299By Madhusree Chatterjee Veteran journalist-writer Avirook Sen's book, "Looking for America", is inextricably linked to the much-awaited India visit of the ... Read more...

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Jill Quigg Arrested For Theft And Robbery


October 20th, 2010 - 8:44 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) "Gone Baby Gone" actress Jill Quigg was accused yesterday for stealing a 32 inch flat-screen TV and a computer printer, after breaking into an apartment. The ... Read more...

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Over six in 10 Florida white voters inspired by Obama’s win despite lingering racism


September 14th, 2010 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
Gainesville (Florida, US), Sept.14 (ANI): A new University of Florida (UF) study has found over six in ten white Florida voters inspired by and proud of the presidential candidacy of a ... Read more...

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Police still on the lookout for bank robber who forgot to put on his mask in his bank robbery attempt


August 24th, 2010 - 7:55 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Aug 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The police department in the town of Eden, New York is desperately looking for a bank robber who tried to rob the HSBC on the ... Read more...

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Russia Elects First Black Politician: Jean Gregoire Sagbo


July 27th, 2010 - 2:15 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
July 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jean Gregoire Sagbo used to get a lot of stares in the Russian town of Novozavidovo, Russia, where most of the townsfolk had never seen a black man. ... Read more...

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Johannes Mehserle Found Guilty Of Involuntary Manslaughter


July 9th, 2010 - 4:01 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Los Angeles, July 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Johannes Mehserle, the Bay transit officer was found guilty of involuntary manslaughter yesterday by Los Angeles jury for the shooting death of unarmed Oscar ... Read more...

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Riots Spark Off In Oakland After Mehserle Verdict


July 9th, 2010 - 4:01 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oakland, California, July 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Mehserle verdict was given on Thursday as hundreds of protesters gathered near the Oakland City Hall in the evening. In spite of the ... Read more...

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Subway Hero Saves The Life Of A Woman In Dire Straits


May 29th, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 29, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A few days back, an unrevealed black male had exhibited his helpfulness and bravery. He had helped another female, who had lost consciousness and had ... Read more...

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Subway Hero Vanishes After Saving A Woman’s life


May 27th, 2010 - 8:17 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 27, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A female was rescued by a nameless male after she fell on the subway tracks. Jessica Oshita, the 26-year-old photographer in question from Brooklyn, who ... Read more...

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Grim Sleeper Hunt Intensified By LAPD


May 6th, 2010 - 6:40 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Los Angeles, May 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The billboards in Los Angeles have been pasted with new sketches of an unidentified person, who, according to the police is the infamous Grim ... Read more...

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Robber Gives $100 Bills To Strangers After Robbing Bank


May 5th, 2010 - 5:29 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Ohio, May 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a bizarre development that has taken the Columbus police by sheer surprise a black man robbed a bank and after that handed over a ... Read more...

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Black man living in medieval Britain found


May 2nd, 2010 - 4:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 2 (ANI): The discovery of a skeleton in a friary's ruins is the first physical evidence of a black person living in medieval Britain.The man's skeleton, uncovered in the ... Read more...

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South African footballer recalls tale of surviving 1992 Boipatong massacre


May 1st, 2010 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
Cape Town, May 1(ANI): South African defender Aaron Mokoena, who will lead his country in the opening game of the World Cup, has revealed that he is a survivor of one of ... Read more...

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Tiger Woods’ kindergarten teacher demands apology


April 6th, 2010 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 6 (IANS) Tiger Woods' kindergarten teacher Maureen Decker demands an apology from the golfer amid accusations that she failed to protect him from racist bullies. Imdb.com reports that the golfer ... Read more...

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Tiger Woods’ teacher wants apology for racism charges


April 3rd, 2010 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 3 (IANS) Golfer Tiger Woods' kindergarten teacher is demanding an apology from him after charges of racial abuse during his school days "shocked, saddened and disappointed" her, a ... Read more...

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Actor Sidney Poitier involved in a car crash


April 2nd, 2010 - 2:18 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Beverly Hills, Apr 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actor Sidney Poitier was involved in a car crash on Monday around 4pm. According to reports, the actor was driving a Mercedes Benz when he crashed ... Read more...

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Mariah Carey drew on her hell with ex-hubby for Precious role


January 31st, 2010 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 31 (ANI): Mariah Carey says she used the experience of her emotionally abusive relationship with ex-hubby Tommy Mottola to play the critically acclaimed role of a social worker in 'Precious'."It ... Read more...

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Chris Matthews Accused Of Racist Comments


January 30th, 2010 - 8:15 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) While watching State of the Union address of President Barack Obama, MSNBC host Chris Matthews in his conversation with Keith Olbermann uttered four words "forgot he ... Read more...

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Christian group angers anti-racist campaigners by insisting for a white Jesus


January 27th, 2010 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan. 27 (ANI): A Christian group has infuriated many anti-racism campaigners after putting an advertisement for a "male white actor" to perform the role of Jesus Christ in a play.The ... Read more...

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