Hate Crime

Case booked over Instagram post lauding Udupi quadruple murder

An anonymous user lauded the murder on social media, giving it communal overtones. The police have started investigations

published on : 17th November 2023

In an apparent hate crime, Pakistani origin physician stabbed to death in her Texas apartment

The assailant, 24-year-old Miles Joseph Friedrich, fled the scene after the attack, but was later arrested, according to the Dawn.

published on : 1st November 2023

London records big spike in antisemitic, Islamophobic hate crimes amid Israel conflict

According to the Metropolitan Police figures, between October 1 and 18 there were 218 antisemitic offences compared to 15 in the same period last year.

published on : 21st October 2023

Chicago-area man charged with hate crimes for threatening Muslim men

The confrontation came three days after authorities say a 6-year-old Palestinian American boy, Wadea Al Fayoume, was stabbed 26 times by his landlord in suburban Chicago.

published on : 20th October 2023

Mourners in heavily Palestinian Chicago suburb remember Muslim boy killed as kind, energetic

Six-year-old Wadea Al-Fayoume was killed on October 14 after being stabbed dozens of times in a brutal attack by his family's landlord who had been upset over the Israel-Hamas war.

published on : 17th October 2023

Chicago man kills Palestinian Muslim child in hate crime motivated by Israel-Hamas war

The Muslim civil liberties organization called the crime “our worst nightmare,” and part of a disturbing spike in hate calls and emails since the outbreak of the Israel-Hamas war.

published on : 16th October 2023

India saw 255 Islamophobic hate speech events in 2023, most in BJP-ruled states: Report

The Hindutva Watch's report revealed that a significant proportion of these incidents occurred in states scheduled to hold legislative elections in 2023 and 2024.

published on : 27th September 2023

BJP MP Ramesh Bidhuri uses communal slurs in LS, calls BSP's Muslim MP Danish Ali 'terrorist'

The Congress on Friday took strong objections to BJP MP Ramesh Bidhuri's remarks in the Lok Sabha and demanded his suspension from the House.

published on : 22nd September 2023

Civil society groups condemn Islamophobia   

T Narasimha Murthy, an independent activist, pointed out that the school teacher in Uttar Pradesh did not face any action for promoting hate.

published on : 3rd September 2023

RPF constable who killed four people on moving train a repeated 'assaulter of Muslims'

Chetansinh Chaudhary who killed his senior and three Muslim men on the train on July 31 used to threaten a Muslim auto driver some years back, a report stated.

published on : 20th August 2023

Jaipur-Mumbai train shootings: RPF cop forced burqa-clad passenger to say 'Jai Mata Di'

The 33-year-old cop shot dead his senior colleague and three Muslim passengers on a moving train near Palghar in Maharashtra on July 31.

published on : 16th August 2023

Hate crime: Amazon delivery agent thrashed by MLA's kin in Hyderabad

The victim, in this case of hate crime, has been identified as Rahan Fayaz (20) of Maharashtra.

published on : 11th August 2023

Teen brother of Muslim singer who sang a bhajan stabbed to death in UP's Muzaffarnagar

'Har Har Shambhu', a devotional song praising Lord Shiva was sung by Farmani Naaz last year with a Deoband cleric terming it "un-Islamic" and "haram" (forbidden).

published on : 7th August 2023

Train firing: RPF cop booked for promoting enmity, his police custody extended till Aug 11 

The GRP sought his custody for another seven days, saying the incident took place on a running train that started from Jaipur and they need to collect CCTV footage as part of their investigation.

published on : 7th August 2023

RPF cop who shot dead colleague, 3 Muslim men sent to custody; high-level panel begins probe

RPF Constable Chetan Kumar Choudhary first shot dead a senior officer Tikaram Meena, on a running express train from Jaipur to Mumbai on Monday before killing 3 Muslim passengers.

published on : 1st August 2023
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