hate crime

US man charged with hate crime for stabbing Muslim cabbie


September 1st, 2010 - 12:41 am ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 31 (DPA) A 21-year-old American suspected of knifing a Muslim taxi driver in New York has been charged with attempted murder and assault, which could put him in jail ... Read more...

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NY Muslim cabby’s attacker indicted on hate crime charge


August 31st, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug 31 (ANI): New York film student, Michael Enright, who was accused of stabbing a Muslim cabby in Manhattan last week, has been indicted on charges of second-degree attempted murder ... Read more...

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Anti-9/11 mosque campaigners condemn project in wake attempted murder of Muslim cabby


August 27th, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 27 (ANI): The campaigners against the building of a Islam community center and mosque near Ground Zero, have condemned the project, saying it is stoking tensions and even led to ... Read more...

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New York City Cabbie Stabbed After Admitting That He Was A Muslim


August 26th, 2010 - 7:55 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 26, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A New York City cabbie was stabbed deliberately when he revealed that he was a Muslim. Michael Enright, a 21 year old man hailing ... Read more...

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American man accused of slashing New York cabbie’s throat for being Muslim


August 26th, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug 26(ANI): An American man has been accused of brutally attacking a New York City taxi cab driver with a knife after asking him if he was Muslim, police has ... Read more...

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Man who slashed Muslim charged with hate crimes


August 26th, 2010 - 12:27 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 26 (DPA) A 21-year old man was arraigned Wednesday in Manhattan Criminal Court, accused of attempted murder and hate crimes on a Muslim taxi driver, New York authorities said. ... Read more...

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Four Juveniles Involved In A Grisly Hate Crime In New York To Be Sentenced Today


August 25th, 2010 - 9:40 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, August 25, 2010 (Just Flashed): Four juveniles of New York had confessed that they were components of a bunch of hooligans that victimized Hispanics to satisfy its brutal lust. These four ... Read more...

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Man blinds roommate in US, says ‘I hate Indian people’


July 20th, 2010 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
New York, July 20 (IANS) In a bizarre hate-crime, a man has gouged out his roommate's eyes in New York and threatened to kill him saying "I hate Indian people". Latchman Ramnarine, a ... Read more...

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Sikh brothers held for assaulting gay couple in Canada


July 3rd, 2010 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
Vancouver, July 3 (IANS) In a case that drew a lot of public attention in Canada, two Sikh brothers have been arrested for assaulting a gay couple here. According to police, Parminder Bassi, ... Read more...

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Media need to do more to protect child victims’ identities, suggests study


June 20th, 2010 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 20 (ANI): A new research has conducted by the University of New Hampshire's Crimes against Children Research Center has revealed that more than half of all newspaper articles on crimes ... Read more...

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Thousands gather for Gay Pride parade in Israel


June 11th, 2010 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, June 11 (DPA) Thousands gathered Friday amid a large police presence at a park here for the city's annual Gay Pride parade. The event came one year after a masked, unidentified ... Read more...

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Jacksonville, FL Muslim receives white powder in mail


June 9th, 2010 - 4:14 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – A Florida Muslim who worships at a recently-bombed Jacksonville mosque received suspicious white powder, initially suspected to be anthrax, in a letter sent to his home on ... Read more...

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New York teen gets 25 year for killing Ecuatorian immigrant


May 26th, 2010 - 11:43 pm ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) -- Jeffrey Conroy, convicted of manslaughter as a hate crime in the killing of an Ecuadorean immigrant was sentenced to 25 years in prison on Wednesday. Conroy, 19, was ... Read more...

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Islamic NGO seeks probe of bias motive for vandalism at Michigan mosque


May 17th, 2010 - 3:41 am ICT by BNO News
SOUTHFIELD, MICHIGAN (BNO NEWS) -- A Islamic NGO on Sunday called on Michigan state and federal law enforcement authorities to investigate a possible bias motive for recent vandalism at a mosque.The Council ... Read more...

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Four New York individuals indicted for assaulting and robbing Mexican immigrant


April 24th, 2010 - 12:01 am ICT by BNO News
STATEN ISLAND, NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) – Four individuals were indicted for robbing and assaulting a Mexican immigrant, prosecutors said Friday.Rodolfo Olmedo, 26, suffered serious physical injury and was robbed of his ... Read more...

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Jeffrey Conroy Convicted Of Manslaughter


April 20th, 2010 - 9:16 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Apr 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Monday, the Suffolk County jury passed the verdict against the 19 year-old Medford resident Jeffrey Conroy who brutally stabbed Marcelo Lucero at the train station ... Read more...

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Suspect Barry Sayavong Arrested In California Student President Hate Crime Case


April 20th, 2010 - 8:13 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Chico, California, Apr 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Chico State University's student president was attacked on Sunday morning and was stabbed multiple times near the university campus. The incident which is speculated ... Read more...

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Three arrested in connection with ‘hate crime spree’ against Asian women in New York


April 10th, 2010 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr 10(ANI): The New York City Police Department (NYPD) has arrested three minors in connection with assaults on at least five elderly Asian women in the city, which was termed ... Read more...

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I’m bisexual, says Anna Paquin


April 2nd, 2010 - 12:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 02 (ANI): Anna Paquin has disclosed she is a bisexual in a public service announcement video for gay rights.The video is a part of the 'Give A Damn' equal ... Read more...

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187,000 Facebookers oppose Islamist march through British town


January 4th, 2010 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, Jan 4 (IANS) More than 187,000 people joined a Facebook group Monday to oppose a planned Islamic march through a British town famous for honouring the war ... Read more...

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Acting Victoria Premier says wait for evidence on Indian stabbing death


January 4th, 2010 - 3:29 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan. 4 (ANI): Acting Victoria Premier Rob Hull on Monday said that people should not jump to conclusions about the stabbing of an Indian man being a racial attack."The tragic death ... Read more...

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Don’t jump to conclusions, Victoria premier appeals after Indian’s death


January 4th, 2010 - 1:55 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 4 (IANS) The fatal stabbing of Nitin Garg, a student who hailed from Punjab in India, was abhorrent but people should not "jump to conclusions at this stage", acting Victorian ... Read more...

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Stabbing of Indian in Australia evokes online fury in India


January 4th, 2010 - 12:59 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan. 4 (ANI): Fury over the stabbing death of a 21-year-old Indian man in West Footscray on his way to work at a fast-food outlet on Saturday night has spilled ... Read more...

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Sikh youth attacked in Texas


December 19th, 2009 - 11:30 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 19 (IANS) A Sikh graduate student, working as a part-time pizza delivery person, was thrown into a swimming pool and brutally assaulted in West Texas, according to the Sikh Coalition, ... Read more...

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Christian hotel owner asks Brit Muslim woman whether she was a terrorist


December 9th, 2009 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec.9 (ANI): A Christian hotel owner asked a Brit Muslim woman because she was wearing a hijab.Ericka Tazi, 60, said she faced a tirade of abuse from Benjamin Vogelenzang and his ... Read more...

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Indian families face racial attacks in N.Ireland, want to leave


September 17th, 2009 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 17 (IANS) Some Indian families living in a housing estate in Portadown, a town in Britain's Northern Ireland province, have said they want to leave the area after racist attacks ... Read more...

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Hate violence against Asians in Hollywood movie condemned


August 22nd, 2009 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
Los Angeles (US), Aug.22 (ANI): Racist slurs against Asians in Hollywood's latest movie "The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard" has angered Asian Americans, who came out to protest against the film's maker ... Read more...

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Car fire, more evidence of hate crime in Oz, claim Indian students


June 8th, 2009 - 11:55 am ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 8 (ANI):The Indian students community in Australia is living under constant fear after a car was set alight on Sunday, which they term as an another example of hate crime.Police ... Read more...

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The Controversy about Glory Road


May 14th, 2009 - 11:57 pm ICT by GD
The film Glory Road was inspired by the real life story of Texas Westerns coach Don Haskins (played in the film by Josh Lucas) who put together a team of street basketball ... Read more...

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Murder and Hate Verdict in Angie Zapata Case


April 24th, 2009 - 12:43 am ICT by GD
In a two hour verdict, the jury found a Colorado man guilty of murdering an 18 year old transgender woman in what they ruled was a hate crime. Allen Andrade, 32, was ... Read more...

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UK travel firm’s offer of Auschwitz holiday leaves Poles fuming


April 14th, 2009 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.14 (ANI): A firm which claimed to offer sick "SS" holidays to Auschwitz for Polish immigrants is being probed by the police.Telesales worker Grzegorz Nowak was shocked when he called the ... Read more...

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A Girl Like Me: Gwen Araujo


March 14th, 2009 - 12:49 am ICT by GD
Born Eddie Aroujo, Gwen was a transgender teenager murdered and whose story is told in w 2006 Lifetime Television movie called "A Girl Like Me: The Gwen Aroujo Story.""A Girl Like Me: ... Read more...

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Five arrested for lynching of a “North Indian” in Maharashtra


October 30th, 2008 - 3:43 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Oct 30 (ANI): Five persons were arrested in connection with the murder of a migrant youth, belonging to Uttar Pradesh''s Gorakhpur district, by miscreants on a local train in Maharashtra ... Read more...

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US ashamed over killing of Sikhs in hate crime in America: US Embassy


September 10th, 2008 - 10:44 pm ICT by ANI
By Ravinder Singh RobinAmritsar , Sept 10 (ANI): Public Diplomacy Officers from US Embassy Lisa Swenarski said on Wednesday that US is ashamed over the killing of the Sikhs in America ... Read more...

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New York Sikhs march to protest hate crimes


July 1st, 2008 - 1:09 pm ICT by IANS
New York, July 1 (IANS) The Sikh community here marched through the streets in Queens borough protesting a spate of hate crimes against Sikh school students and calling upon the Department of ... Read more...

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