An anonymous user lauded the murder on social media, giving it communal overtones. The police have started investigations
The assailant, 24-year-old Miles Joseph Friedrich, fled the scene after the attack, but was later arrested, according to the Dawn.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
T Narasimha Murthy, an independent activist, pointed out that the school teacher in Uttar Pradesh did not face any action for promoting hate.
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.
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.
The victim, in this case of hate crime, has been identified as Rahan Fayaz (20) of Maharashtra.
'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).
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.
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.