xenophobia

‘Pakistani sex gang had Punjabi values’


June 25th, 2012 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 25 (IANS) A British historian has been termed a "racist" and "bigot" after he said a Pakistani sex gang that preyed on young white schoolgirls in Britain had ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

India hails the ‘century of Asia and Africa’


September 23rd, 2011 - 12:24 pm ICT by IANS
United Nations, Sep 23 (IANS) Calling it the "century of Asia and Africa", India has vowed to walk together with South Africa on a journey of shared principles into a ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Murder rate drops in South Africa


September 10th, 2011 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
Cape Town, Sep 10 (IANS) The number of murders committed every year in South Africa has progressively dropped from 26,000 in 1994 to 16,500 in 2010, state-run news agency BuaNews ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Fight terror without blame: rights groups on 9/11 anniversary


September 1st, 2011 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 1 (IANS) Ahead of the tenth anniversary of 9/11, more than 70 Muslim, Jewish and South Asian groups have underlined the critical importance of combating terrorism without casting ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Kanishka victims reject Canada’s $24,000 ex-gratia


July 11th, 2011 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, July 11 (IANS) Air India Kanishka victims' families have rejected the Canadian government's offer of $24,000 each for the 1985 bombing that killed all 329 people on board the ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Hate crimes against gays, transgenders on rise: UN


May 18th, 2011 - 11:47 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, May 18 (IANS) Hate crimes against gays, bisexuals and transgenders are on the rise around the world, said Navi Pillay, the UN high commissioner for human rights, and ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Hindus laud Ukraine for taking lead in interfaith dialogue


April 18th, 2011 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), April 18 (ANI): Hindus have applauded Ukraine for its reported announcement of hosting an annual international interfaith conference involving leaders of major religions to be called "Kyiv Interfaith Forum".Hindu statesman ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Hindus decry derogatory remarks against Roma in Hungarian Parliament


February 18th, 2011 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 18 (ANI): Hindus have strongly criticized reported recent derogatory comments against Roma (Gypsy) community in the Hungarian Parliament.Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Mexican Envoy In Britain Complains To BBC About The Supposedly Offensive Slurs In Its Well-liked Program, ‘Top Gear’


February 2nd, 2011 - 6:29 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
February 2, 2011 (Pen Men at Work): The Mexican envoy in London, Eduardo Mora, has inscribed an epistle in a state of indignation to the BBC’s directors to complain about the offensive ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Singer Lisa Stansfield calls recent Roma expulsion from swathes of Europe as “Nazism”


November 30th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Nov 30 (ANI): Well-known British singer Lisa Stansfield says: "The recent expulsion of the Roma from swathes of Europe has echoes of Nazism".Writing a first person article in Tribune Magazine ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Hindus & Jews shocked at France’s continuing Roma expulsion despite promise otherwise


November 9th, 2010 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Nov 9 (ANI): Hindus and Jews have expressed shock over the reported expelling of Roma (Gypsies) from a church in France, who had been in the country for about a ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Hindus want urgent EU probe into allegations of secret Roma lists in France


October 11th, 2010 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Oct 11 (ANI): Hindus have asked for a thorough probe by European Union (EU) into allegations that French police was keeping secret lists of Roma (Gypsies) and other travelling minorities ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Upset Hindus want Kiwi TV presenter charged with racism and terminated


October 8th, 2010 - 4:07 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Oct 8 (ANI): Perturbed Hindus are asking for immediate termination of New Zealand TV presenter and charging him with racism and xenophobia for reportedly ridiculing Delhi Chief Minister Sheila ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Hindus tell Europe to bend its head in shame over denial of education to Roma children


September 27th, 2010 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Sep 27 (ANI): Only one Roma (Gypsy) child out of four enrolls in primary school in Europe, according to a recent United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) study.Eminent Hindu statesman Rajan ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Hindus ask Sarkozy to resign over Roma fiasco


September 17th, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Sept 17 (ANI): Hindus want France President Nicolas Sarkozy to resign over the Roma (Gypsy) fiasco.Eminent Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that xenophobia ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Hindus portray France as an “embarrassment for Europe” in view of Roma maltreatment


September 16th, 2010 - 4:14 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Sept 16 (ANI): Hindus want European Commission (EC) to take fast-track legal disciplinary action against France over Roma (Gypsy) expulsions and dismantling of their settlements.Eminent Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Hindus ask for compensation for maltreated Roma in France & Italy


September 11th, 2010 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Sept 11 (ANI): Hindus have asked European Commission (EC) to demand adequate compensation from France and Italy for Roma (Gypsy) communities whose settlements were demolished and/or they were deported.Noted Hindu ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Hindus ask European Commission to take France to Court over Roma “witch hunt”


September 10th, 2010 - 6:58 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Sept 10 (ANI): Hindus want European Commission (EC) to censure France and take it to Court of Justice of the European Union regarding its apparent "witch-hunt" against Roma (Gypsy) community.Noted ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Hindus & Jews concerned at dismantling plan of Roma settlements in Rome


September 4th, 2010 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Sept 4 (ANI): Hindus and Jews have strongly criticized Italy for reported dismantling plan of Roma (Gypsy) settlements in Rome.Noted Hindu statesman Rajan Zed and Rabbi Jonathan B. Freirich, prominent ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Hindus & Jews want sanctions against France on Roma maltreatment


August 27th, 2010 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Aug 27 (ANI): Hindus and Jews have urged European Commission (EC) for sanctions against France for continuing the racism coated policy of Roma (Gypsy) expulsions despite widespread international criticism from ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Hindus and Jews Want Sanctions Against France


August 27th, 2010 - 2:06 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 27, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Hindus and Jews have urged European Commission (EC) for sanctions against France for continuing the racism coated policy of Roma (Gypsy) expulsions despite widespread international criticism from ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Hindus Shocked At Roma Crackdown In France


August 26th, 2010 - 4:45 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 26, 2010 (Sampurn wire): Hindus have expressed shock over reported military style bulldozing children's toys and detaining of children during continuing crackdown on Roma (Gypsies) in France."It is simply barbaric", Hindu ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Hindus shocked at detaining children & bulldozing their toys during Roma crackdown in France


August 25th, 2010 - 6:50 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Aug 25 (ANI): Hindus have expressed shock over reported military-style bulldozing children's toys and detaining of children during continuing crackdown on Roma (Gypsies) in France."It is simply barbaric", noted Hindu ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Hindus praise Vatican for opposing Roma crackdown in France


August 24th, 2010 - 7:00 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Aug 24 (ANI): Noted American-Indian activist Rajan Zed has applauded Vatican and other Catholic leaders for reportedly speaking against the Roma (Gypsy) crackdown in France."It is a step in the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Hindus blame European Union for allowing continuous maltreatment of Roma in France


August 19th, 2010 - 6:08 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Aug 19 (ANI): Hindus have blamed European Union (EU) and its various institutions for allowing French President Nicolas Sarkozy to continue with his reported maltreatment of Roma (Gypsy) communities, which ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Hindus and Jews ask EU & UN to halt France’s racism engulfed Roma maltreatment


August 14th, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Aug 14 (ANI): Hindus and Jews want immediate intervention of European Union (EU) and United Nations (UN) to halt the xenophobia and racism engulfing France.Noted Hindu statesman Rajan Zed; and ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Hindus express shock at demolition of Roma settlement in France


August 8th, 2010 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Aug 8 (ANI): Hindus have expressed shock at reported dismantling of a Roma (Gypsy) settlement in Saint-Etienne in France on August six.Noted Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Hindus & Jews ask European Union intervention to stop dismantling of French Roma camps


July 30th, 2010 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), July 30 (ANI): Hindus and Jews have called for urgent European Union (EU) intervention to stop proposed dismantling of 300 Roma and travelers camps announced by French President Nicolas Sarkozy ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Palestinian elected head of global Lutheran church body


July 24th, 2010 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Stuttgart (Germany), July 24 (DPA) A Palestinian protestant bishop was Saturday elected head of the Lutheran World Federation, representing some 66 million Lutheran Christians globally, the body announced. Bishop Munib A. Younan, of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Parliament Of France Approves Of The Burqa Ban


July 14th, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 14, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The lower house of the parliament of France has recently given its approval to a ban on Islamic veils styled after the Burqa. This ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Time magazine apologises for article on Indian-Americans


July 7th, 2010 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, July 7 (IANS) Time magazine has apologised to Indian Americans after some of them took umbrage at a humour piece, which they said has racist overtones, about the community ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Mexico Demands Probe In Border Shooting


June 9th, 2010 - 7:51 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
Mexican officials have asked U.S. to investigate the shooting at the border crossing, that links the Ciudad Juarez to El Paso, Texas. The shooting killed a 14 year old boy, who apparently ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Russians ‘hugely intolerant’ of alien neighbours


May 19th, 2010 - 11:03 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 19 (IANS) Russians are "hugely intolerant" when it comes to dealing with neighbours, a study has said, with over 46 percent people saying they don't want to live next to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Are Indians in tune with their culture? (With Image)


February 28th, 2010 - 11:23 am ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) The time has come for Indians to introspect whether they are in tune with their culture or not, "to pause and put a mirror before ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

UAE says human rights report is ‘unbalanced’


January 25th, 2010 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Jan 25 (IANS) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has said that a report by international rights watchdog Human Rights Watch (HRW) was "unbalanced" and a "factually-incorrect" account of the human ... Read more...

Posted in World |

« Previous Entries

Subscribe