Hate crime

US LGBTQ club attack suspect faces murder, possible hate crime charges

Anderson Lee Aldrich, 22, was arrested following the Saturday night shooting at Club Q in Colorado Springs that left five people dead and at least 18 injured, officials said.

published on : 22nd November 2022

'Where have we reached in the name of religion?': SC expresses angst over hate speech

The top court sought a report from the Delhi police with regards to the hate speeches that were made on October 9 in Delhi a rally reportedly organised by the Vishva Hindu Parishad.

published on : 21st October 2022

Gandhi statue outside Hindu temple in New York vandalised in possible hate crime: Reports

Surveillance video shows a person thrashing a statue of Gandhi with a sledgehammer on Tuesday, before smashing the head off and toppling it over.

published on : 19th August 2022

Man charged in Buffalo massacre due back in court

The massacre at the Tops supermarket was unsettling even in a nation that has become numb to mass shootings. All but two of the 13 of the people shot during the attack were Black.

published on : 19th May 2022

Shootings at Asian-run businesses in Koreatown maybe hate crime: Dallas police

Chief Eddie Garcia had previously said police didn't have any indication the shooting Wednesday at Hair World Salon was motivated by hate, but then he said that changed as of Friday afternoon.

published on : 14th May 2022

US President Joe Biden signs law finally making lynching a hate crime

The bill is named after Emmett Till, a 14-year old African American whose brutal murder galvanized the US civil rights movement in the 1950s.

published on : 30th March 2022

Hijab-clad student in Bengal college 'harassed' by Jai Shri Ram chanting men

The student maintained that she had never seen the accused in the college campus earlier. The local police have filed the FIR.

published on : 27th May 2019

My voice becomes stronger: Prakash Raj on 'Gauri Lankesh killers planning to kill him' report

A local Kannada news channel reported that according to the SIT investigation, Gauri Lankesh's killers had conspired to kill Raj, after he targeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

published on : 28th June 2018

Black teen who wanted directions shot at by white man in Michigan's Detroit

A black 14-year-old boy who got lost in a Detroit suburban neighborhood while trying to get to school was shot at by a white homeowner after knocking on a door to ask directions.

published on : 14th April 2018

Jodhpur shocker: Tableau honouring Rajsamand killer taken out on Ram Navami

The killer, Shambhu Lal allegedly hacked the victim to death and set his body on fire in Rajsamand district last year in a suspected case of 'love jihad'.

published on : 27th March 2018

Spike in hate crimes in Manchester after concert bombing

The kind of incidents reported include a bomb threat received by a Muslim school and racist graffiti.

published on : 27th May 2017

African students demand security after Noida incident

The victims parents had alleged that the foreigners had kidnapped him and given him drugs which led to his death.  

published on : 28th March 2017

Rights group calls for hate crime probe into latest attack on Sikh in Kent 

The Sikh man, identified as US national Deep Rai, was shot in the arm outside his home in Kent, Washington, by a partially-masked gunman who shouted "go back to your own country".

published on : 5th March 2017

From missing flights to losing life: Sikhs in the US have seen it all

39-year-old Sikh man, Deep Rai was shot and wounded outside his house by a partially- masked gunman on Sunday.

published on : 5th March 2017

Police search for man who shot Sikh in Seattle suburb 

The victim told police in the Seattle suburb of Kent that the shooter is 6-foot-tall, white and has a stocky build and was wearing a mask covering the lower half of his face.US

published on : 5th March 2017

Sikh man injured in US after stranger shoots him

A 39-year-old Sikh man in the US has been injured when an unidentified person shot him outside his home and allegedly shouted 'go back to your own country.'  

published on : 5th March 2017

Trump condemns Kansas shooting, says US stands united against hate

Trump heeded the call made by Indian-American organisations to condemn the incident being investigated by FBI as a hate crime

published on : 1st March 2017

Kansas shooting: FBI probes suspected hate crime angle

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is probing whether the shooting could be a possible hate crime.

published on : 25th February 2017

Absurd to correlate Kansas shooting and President Trump's remarks on immigrants: White House

The Trump administration has dismissed as "absurd" any correlation between Trump's remarks on immigrants and the Kansas shooting incident that resulted in the death of an Indian engineer.

published on : 25th February 2017

Wife of Indian shot dead in America asks 'Do we belong here?'

The wife of the late Indian engineer Srinivas Kuchibhotla, Sunayana Dumala said reports of bias in the US make minorities afraid as she questioned "do we belong here".

published on : 25th February 2017
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