India | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Thursday August 21, 2014
Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar offered an apology and a baffling explanation today after a racist slur was used to describe an African national in an official document submitted in the state legislature.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday August 21, 2014
The Goa government will have to explain the use of a racist slur to describe an African national in official documents.
Offbeat | Amrita Kohli | Thursday July 24, 2014
For a change, here's a video that shows India as the hero.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday April 30, 2014
Ethnic minorities warned today that changes to an Australian law banning racial slights could give licence to bigotry and stir tensions, as community consultation on the proposal closed.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 10, 2014
An Indian-origin mother in Hong Kong has sued the government and a police officer for alleged racial discrimination over the arrest of her teenage son after a quarrel with a Chinese woman in 2010.
Diaspora | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday April 10, 2014
An Indian-origin woman is suing a police officer and the Hong Kong government for racial discrimination against her teenaged son four years ago.
Agence France-Presse | Friday March 14, 2014
The 'I, Too, Am Harvard' Tumblr blog had been viewed more than 235,000 times as of Thursday.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday February 5, 2014
Arunachal Pradesh student Nido Taniam's death after being beaten at a south Delhi market last week raised tempers in Parliament today as MPs across parties condemned race discrimination.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday November 29, 2013
Sikh activists in the US have launched an updated smartphone application to make it easier for Sikh passengers to report any abuse against them at American airports.
Wednesday August 28, 2013
The payout in the suit, which was filed on behalf of 700 black brokers who worked for Merrill, would be the largest sum ever distributed to plaintiffs in a racial discrimination suit against a U.S. employer.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday August 17, 2013
A human rights tribunal in Canada has ordered a popular sports bar to pay C$10,000 each to three Indo-Canadians for racially discriminating against them.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 17, 2013
Mickey Arthur has decided to take legal action against Cricket Australia, claiming that his dismissal as national coach involved racial discrimination because he is a South African and didn't understand the Australian way.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 16, 2013
Arthur has reportedly claimed that skipper Michael Clarke had described teammate Shane Watson as a "cancer" on the national cricket team. He also alleged that he was a victim of racial discrimination during his time with the Australian team.
The Associated Press | Tuesday July 16, 2013
South African-born Arthur â Australia's first foreign head coach â was fired last month before the Ashes series after CA said he failed to turn around declining standards of discipline in the team.
India | Reported by Maya Sharma, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday July 16, 2013
An attack on an African national in India's IT capital Bangalore has highlighted possible race discrimination in one of India's most cosmopolitan cities. Wandoh Timothy, who has been working in India for over 10 years now, was brutally beaten and su...
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 19, 2013
A South African lawyer has sued his son's school cricket coach for 2.1 million rand (about 1.23 lakh rupees), alleging that his son was not allowed to become the captain of any age group sides till he was playing in under-15 category because of his I...
Agence France-Presse | Friday May 24, 2013
In his speech, Platini also tackled "the recurrent problem of discrimination, whether racial or sexual, which still exists in football." Beyond "prevention and education," the French UEFA president also stressed the need for sanctions.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday April 29, 2013
An Indian-origin police officer in South Africa, who was overlooked for a promotion because of his race, today won a unfair discrimination lawsuit and was awarded about 20 lakh rupees as compensation.
Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday March 23, 2013
Gurpreet Singh Sarin, who made it to the top 40 on the American Idol reality show, says he didn't face any racial discrimination on his journey to achieving a fusion of Indian classical music and western music.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday February 18, 2013
The family of jailed Indian- American fashion designer Anand Jon on Monday sought the government's intervention to bring him back to India and maintained that he was a victim of "racial discrimination" Jon is currently serving a 59 year prison term i...