racial minorities

Hispanic and Asian buying power in US ‘will increase in next few years’

November 6th, 2010 - 3:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 6 (ANI): A new study has indicated that despite the recession, Hispanic and Asian buying power is expected to surge in U.S. in the next few years."Despite the recession, the ... Read more...

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White men get more job opportunities than women, minorities

August 18th, 2009 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 18 (ANI): Researchers at North Carolina State University have found that white men receive significantly more tips about job opportunities than women and racial minorities, especially among people in upper ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

For young Latinos, Sotomayor may be new Obama

July 17th, 2009 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Daniel Leaderman Washington, July 17 (DPA) Yes, we can, too. That was the mood outside Sonia Sotomayor's Senate confirmation hearings, where many young Latinos said that her nomination to the US ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Epileptic patients twice as likely to develop depression

March 17th, 2009 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 17 (ANI): People suffering from epilepsy are at two-fold risk of developing depression, says a new study.While prevalence of depression is twice as high in epileptic patients, racial ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Undesirable gay men likely to engage in risky sexual behaviour

November 30th, 2008 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 30 (ANI): Gay men who feel sexually undesirable are more likely to indulge in risky sexual behaviour, say researchers.The new research led by University of Toronto scientists over a ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

British Police most senior Muslim woman officer ostracised even from coffee

October 19th, 2008 - 3:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 19 (ANI): A British Muslim woman officer responsible for upholding racial and religious diversity within the Metropolitan police claims that she was so marginalised that she was not even ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Muslim woman police officer files racism charge in UK

October 19th, 2008 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 19 (IANS) After three senior Asian officers recently filed racism charges against the London Metropolitan Police, a Muslim woman officer has taken her department (Met) to the employment tribunal saying ... Read more...

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The United States is the worlds leading jailer: Human Rights Watch

June 7th, 2008 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 7 (ANI): The United States is the worlds leading jailer, according to a Human Rights Watch (HRW) report. New figures show that US incarceration rates are climbing even higher, with ... Read more...

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Clinton’s postcard to granny comes back to haunt him

November 14th, 2007 - 2:15 am ICT by admin

Posted in World |