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London riots: PM asks former US top cop to help out

August 13th, 2011 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 13 (IANS) British Prime Minister David Cameron has asked a former police chief from New York and Los Angeles to become his temporary crime adviser in a ... Read more...

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One in eight people in UK foreign born

April 15th, 2011 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 15 (ANI): The Office for National Statistics in its latest report has said that almost one in eight people living in the UK is foreign born.The proportion of the ... Read more...

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Australia’s New South Wales has most racial tensions

February 23rd, 2011 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 23 (IANS) Australia's New South Wales state has most racial tensions while the state of Victoria recorded one of the lowest levels, a study released Wednesday said.The state reported the ... Read more...

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Beating of OJ Simpson Said to be Verified by “Source”

February 16th, 2011 - 2:38 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Feb 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Examiner.com now claims to have a source which verifies the beating of OJ Simpson, that allegedly took place in the Lovelock Correctional Center, located in Las Vegas, Nevada. ... Read more...

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Denair Middle School Student Allowed To Fly The American Flag

November 13th, 2010 - 7:30 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Nov 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS)Earlier officials at Denair Middle School in California asked athirteen year old boy named Cody Alicea to remove the American flag on the back of his bike ... 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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First case of burka rage in France

May 18th, 2010 - 6:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 18 (ANI): Taking offence at the attire of a fellow shopper, a 60-year-old lawyer ripped a Muslim woman's burka off in a clothing shop, in what is being described by ... Read more...

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White tourists’ safety under cloud in South Africa

May 2nd, 2010 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
Johannesburg, May 2 (ANI): The safety of white tourists visiting South Africa for the upcoming FIFA World Cup is under a cloud. There are fear that they could be this summer's easy ... Read more...

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Mafia ran African racist ’slave’ gangs in southern Italy

April 27th, 2010 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
Rome, Apr.27 (ANI): Mafia handlers in southern Italy treated their African farm workers a little better than slaves, sparking off widespread riots, a police investigation into the violence four months ago has ... Read more...

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England football fans scared by White Supremacist leader’s murder

April 12th, 2010 - 7:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 12 (ANI): The murder of White Supremacist leader Eugene Terreblanche has spread fear among football lovers, and fans are already beginning to boycott this summer's World Cup in South Africa.One ... Read more...

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White supremacist murder sparks off World Cup race war fears

April 5th, 2010 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.5 (ANI): The murder of a white supremacist could plunge England football stars and fans into a World Cup race war, it was feared last night.According to The Sun, Eugene ... Read more...

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Obama’s ten best, and ten worst, moves of the year revealed (Part-III)

November 5th, 2009 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov.5 (ANI): The Politico web site has spoken to a dozen political insiders and pulled together a list of President Barack Obama's ten best, and ten worst, moves of the ... Read more...

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Malaysian MPs lodge complaint against Samy Vellu for inciting racial tensions

October 29th, 2009 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
Petaling Jaya (Malaysia), Oct. 29 (ANI): Two Malaysian parliamentarians have lodged a police complaint against MIC President S. Samy Vellu for allegedly attempting to incite racial tensions in the country.In their ... Read more...

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Australian police target exploitation of Indian students

July 27th, 2009 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 27 (DPA) Police Monday raided the Sydney office of a migration agent they believe is exploiting Indians who come to study in Australia. The raid followed claims on national television that ... Read more...

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Asian-owned shops in Papua New Guinea being targeted

May 29th, 2009 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 29 (ANI): Shops owned by Asians in Papua New Guinea are likely to be burnt down as racial tensions escalate in that country.According to The Australian, the warning came as ... Read more...

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Judge me by my actions, says Malaysia’s PM-in-waiting

March 29th, 2009 - 12:36 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, March 29 (IANS) Najib Tun Razak, who is expected to take over as Malaysia's prime minister, wants to be judged by his actions and not by "malicious, baseless lies" ... Read more...

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British minister calls for immigration cuts, Keith Vaz shocked

October 18th, 2008 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 18 (IANS) A British minister has said he will impose strict curbs on immigration because of possible racial tensions and unemployment in remarks that shocked the country's senior Indian-origin MP.“If ... Read more...

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Bombs explode outside Malaysian opposition leader’s house

September 28th, 2008 - 11:02 am ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Sep 28 (DPA) Unknown assailants threw two homemade explosives at the residence of an opposition lawmaker in the capital Kuala Lumpur early Saturday, causing no injuries, reports said Sunday.Attached to ... Read more...

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Indian and Somalian drivers brawl at Melbourne Airport lands cabbie in hospital

June 5th, 2008 - 12:22 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 5 (ANI): A brawl between Indian and Somalian origin taxi drivers at Melbourne Airport landed a 25-year-old man in hospital late on Wednesday night.The man admitted to the hospital ... Read more...

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South Africans unanimous in rejecting racist student video

February 29th, 2008 - 9:54 am ICT by admin
By Fakir Hassen Johannesburg, Feb 29 (IANS) South Africans across the spectrum have been unanimous in their rejection of a racist video made by four white university students that shows elderly black cleaning ... Read more...

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