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Monkeys too are racists: Study


April 10th, 2011 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 10 (ANI): We know that many people are prejudiced towards others based on group affiliations - be they racial, ethnic or religious.Now, a new research, using monkeys and led ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Anelka brands fellow French countrymen as racists


December 7th, 2010 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 7 (ANI): French striker Nicolas Anelka has branded his fellow countrymen small-minded racists.The Chelsea ace, who returns to France tomorrow for the Champions League clash with Marseille, said: "People said ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Tea Party Fails To Appeal To Youth Claims Survey, Weeks Before Election day


October 30th, 2010 - 8:39 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) With the mid-term elections round the corner, it looks like the Tea Party has a long way to go when it comes to attracting the below ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

‘Racist’ UK policies behind deaths of 77 asylum seekers, migrants: IRR


October 18th, 2010 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 18 (ANI): Racist asylum and immigration policies in the UK have led to the deaths of 77 asylum seekers and migrants over the past four years, according to a report ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Tamil Nadu XI, South Australian XI engage in friendly cricket match


September 6th, 2010 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
By JaikumarChennai, Sep 6 (ANI): A friendly cricket match was organized here between the Premier of South Australia XI and the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu XI to promote ties between India ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Veteran Radio Talk Show Host Dr. Laura Schlessinger To End Her Radio Show


August 18th, 2010 - 7:42 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Aug 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A week after famous radio talk show host Dr. Laura Schlessinger was criticized heavily for her use of the n-word repeatedly during her conversation with a ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Discontent Employee Omar Thornton Kills 8 People Before Killing Himself


August 4th, 2010 - 7:51 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Aug 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Omar Thornton, the Connecticut Truck driver who had worked at Hartford Distributors for a couple of years was called in for a disciplinary hearing yesterday morning. ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

UK Police fear being called racist, freeing illegal immigrants


August 4th, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 4 (ANI): At least thousands of illegal immigrants are set free routinely instead of deported by the police, as they fear they will be termed racists if they question a ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Indian community in Australia welcomes first use of race-hate laws


July 29th, 2010 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jul 29 (ANI): Victorian Premier John Brumby and Indian community leaders in Australia have welcomed the first use of race-hate laws after Victorian police charged two men with inciting racial hatred ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Liberal journalists plotted to protect Obama from Wright scandal in 2008 presidential polls


July 21st, 2010 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 21 (ANI): Conservative news site 'The Daily Caller' created controversy after uncovering documents which show that liberal journalists discouraged one another from covering the Rev. Jeremiah Wright story during ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Alonso re-ignites his rivalry with Lewis Hamilton


June 27th, 2010 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jun 27 (ANI): Spanish Formula One ace Fernando Alonso has re-ignited his rivalry with Lewis Hamilton by refusing to race as team-mates ever again.British ace Hamilton had offered an olive ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Aparna Sen amazed by Rahul Bose’s performance


April 6th, 2010 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 6 (IANS) Filmmaker Aparna Sen was amazed by the will and ability of Rahul Bose to transform himself into the character Snehamoy Chaterjee in her upcoming movie "The Japanese Wife". "I ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Victoria Police could be charged for racist abuse


March 19th, 2010 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar. 19 (ANI): Victoria Police officers are likely to be charged once an investigation into racism in the force is completed.The investigation was sparked off last year after the police watchdog ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Victoria Police leaves 60-year-old Indian man alone to fight 25 racist thugs


March 2nd, 2010 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar. 2 (ANI): A 60-year-old Indian-origin man living in Australia was left alone to fight a gang of 25 drunken racists for a terrifying 2 1/2 hours to prevent them from ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Pizza Hut Sued Over Racist Pizza Reciept


February 22nd, 2010 - 8:31 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Feb 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The world is full of racists, some who are bold enough to say it outright and some who find ways to discreetly send their crude messages. ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Victoria Premier slams Opposition Leader for “trashing state’s reputation”


February 13th, 2010 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb. 13 (ANI): Victoria Premier John Brumby has slammed Opposition Leader Ted Baillieu for trashing the state's reputation by calling it Australia's crime capital."This is part of the Liberal Party's campaign ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Racism exists in Victoria, admits Oz top cop


February 6th, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 6(ANI): Victorian Police Commissioner Simon Overland has admitted that Indians were "bearing the brunt" of an upswing in violent street crime in Victoria, and said that there are racists in ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Indians bearing brunt of rising urban crime: Australian official


January 16th, 2010 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 16 (IANS) Indians are "bearing the brunt" of an upswing in violent street crime in Melbourne because of the type of jobs and hours they work, said a top Australian ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Racists exist in Melbourne, admits Oz top cop


January 16th, 2010 - 12:25 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 16 (ANI): Victorian Deputy Police Commissioner Ken Jones has admitted that Indians were "bearing the brunt" of an upswing in violent street crime in Melbourne, and said that there are ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Community leaders feel it will take a generation to overcome racism in Australia


January 11th, 2010 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 11 (ANI): Community leaders who represent ethnic groups in Victoria agree that it will take at least a generation to pass before they are accepted and Australians can overcome fear ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Obama Appears On David Letterman’s Show


September 22nd, 2009 - 5:58 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey New York, Sep 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The US President Barack Obama wittily mixed policy discussions with his personal reflections regarding his daughters along with a subtle tinge of humor during ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment, Politics |

Boston police officer used racial slur when referring to Harvard professor


July 30th, 2009 - 5:53 pm ICT by admin
BOSTON (BNO NEWS) -- A Boston police officer has been put on administrative leave after using racist slurs when referring to Harvard professor Henry Gates, who has been at the center of ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

June saw 10 incidents of attacks on Indians in Australia


July 9th, 2009 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) Ten incidents of attacks on Indian students in Australia took place in June, and some had racial elements, Minister of Overseas Indian Affairs Vayalar Ravi told parliament ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

After Romanians, Belfast racists target Indian family


June 27th, 2009 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 27 (IANS) The Indian Community Centre in the city of Belfast, the capital of Northern Ireland, came under alleged racist attack at around the same time as attacks on Romanian ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Lily Allen writes song putting down British National Party


June 12th, 2009 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jun 12 (ANI): Brit singer Lily Allen has come up with a song putting down the British National Party while touring Down Under.Allen, 24, sang the song, which has been included ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Student attacks spur Indian filmmakers to rethink on Australia


June 7th, 2009 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, June 7 (IANS) Bollywood is divided over Australia following a spate of attacks on Indian students there. While many filmmakers say they will avoid Australia to shoot, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Indian students could move to New Zealand if racial attacks continue in Australia


June 3rd, 2009 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, June 3 (ANI): Indian students based in Australia may opt to go to neighbouring New Zealand if the racially motivated attacks Down Under don't stop.Education New Zealand chief executive Robert ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Indian Media’s incorrect reporting will backfire on us, say Indian Australians


June 2nd, 2009 - 4:44 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, June 2(ANI): Indian nationals living in Australia have expressed deep concern over the manner in which the Indian media has covered the recent Australian assaults on students and many consider ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Racist attacks in Australia a shame, says Aamir Khan


June 1st, 2009 - 12:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) Bollywood star Aamir Khan has called the attacks on Indians in Australia "a shame", a couple of days after megastar Amitabh Bachchan turned down the offer ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Aamir gets back to work after two months holiday


June 1st, 2009 - 11:19 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Aamir Khan is now back to work after a two months long holiday break. Though his actual shoot begins from June 15th for 3 Idiots, he will be busy with some ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Indian student beatings on the rise in Australia, says community leader


May 29th, 2009 - 1:47 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, May 29 (ANI): The Indian Government has been forced to take steps to assure the safety of Indian students in Australia after a series of attacks on them, a community leader ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Facebook emerges as breeding ground for racists, extremists


April 23rd, 2009 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.23 (ANI): Facebook has become a breeding ground for racists and far-right extremists, according to immigrant leaders and anti-racism campaigners, who believe the site's owners are not doing enough to ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Jay-Z claims ”hip-hop has improved race relations”


March 12th, 2009 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 12 (ANI): Jay-Z has said that hip-hop has improved race relations across America, claiming that white kids that idolise him and Snoop Dogg don''t become racists.The rapper pointed out ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Indian friend of British royals says they aren’t racist


January 14th, 2009 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 14 (IANS) Prince Harry, flayed for using a racist word to describe a fellow Pakistani officer, has received unexpected support from an Indian-origin friend who says the royals call him ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Palin Vs Hillary presidential contest predicted for 2012


September 13th, 2008 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept.13 (ANI): The 2012 presidential election may very well turn out to be an all woman affair, with Republican greenhorn Sarah Palin taking on veteran Hillary Clinton. Palin is an "authentic ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

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