UK's Sunak urges confrontation of racism amid new royal race row

Concerns about racism at the palace flared after Tuesday’s reception at Buckingham Palace when Susan Hussey used racially charged language to a black British woman.

published on : 2nd December 2022

Croatia soccer body fined by UEFA for racist fan incidents

UEFA did not specify the incidents at Croatia’s 3-1 win at Austria in the Nations League in September, which were reported to be insults directed by fans at the federation and far-right chants.

published on : 5th November 2022

Hong Kong broadcaster airs blackface scene, months after racism controversy

TVB said Wednesday that the characters "wore special makeup" for a "dramatic story plot", and that their "faces were made dirty by the exhaust gas of a vehicle".

published on : 26th October 2022

Cricketer Azeem Rafiq set to leave England after abuse, intimidation

The cricketer, whose family moved to the UK from Pakistan after a business partner of his father was murdered following a bungled kidnapping attempt, is being subjected to abuse and threats.

published on : 14th October 2022

Living through India’s race and gender war

In India, efforts to proactively curb gender-based violence and discussions on assaults on indigenous women are negligible with accountability very minimal.

published on : 30th September 2022

Banana thrown at Brazilian players in 'friendly' in Paris

Forward Richarlison had just scored the team's second goal in a 5-1 win at Parc des Princes when the banana was hurdled toward him.

published on : 28th September 2022

'Facing racism in India for first time': Delhi flyer over abuse by American in Bengaluru flight

'Vistara could have taken action against the individual right at the beginning of our trip when I repeatedly alerted them about his abusive behaviour.'

published on : 24th September 2022

Atlético Madrid denounces racist chants against Vinícius

A group of Atlético fans outside the Metropolitano stadium chanted "Vinícius, you are a monkey" before Madrid's 2-1 win in the city derby on Sunday.

published on : 21st September 2022

'This ain't India': Indian-American racially abused by compatriot in California

Krishnan Jayaraman was verbally attacked by 37-year-old Singh Tejinder in the Taco Bell at Grimmer Boulevard in Fremont, California on August 21, NBC News reported on Wednesday.

published on : 1st September 2022

Ikea Hyderabad store in racism row after Manipur woman frisked

'Only my wife, from Manipur got frisked for goods she bought', senior journalist Nitin Sethi tweeted with Telangana Minister KT Rama Rao describing the incident as "appalling."

published on : 29th August 2022

4 Indian-American women racially abused in Texas, told to 'go back to India'

This incident is currently under investigation by the Plano Police Department's Crime Against Persons Unit as a hate crime.

published on : 26th August 2022

Bengaluru FC say one of their players was racially abused

"We are in touch with the relevant authorities in this regard. Our message is clear -- discrimination has no place anywhere. Football is for everyone," former ISL champions said.

published on : 24th August 2022

New Zealand cricketer Ross Taylor says he faced racism in his autobiography 'Black and White'

In his autobiography "Black and White" released on Thursday, the legendary batsman says he endured racially barbed comments from teammates but does not specify at what level of the game in New Zealand

published on : 11th August 2022

Premier League players will no longer take the knee before every game

The gesture will now be used more sparingly in order to “amplify the message that racism has no place in football or society.”

published on : 3rd August 2022

Racism not a factor in British PM race, says Rishi Sunak

"I'm fighting for the values I believe in. I'm fighting for the things that I think are right for our country. And I'm not going to stop," he reassured one supporter.

published on : 31st July 2022

Board members of Cricket Scotland resigns before publication of racism report

The Board have been totally committed to implementing the findings of this review in full to make the sport of cricket in Scotland a truly welcoming and inclusive place for all.

published on : 25th July 2022

India vs England T20: Undercover 'spotters' at Edgbaston in bid to combat racism

Several measures have been announced in a bid to stamp out racism after several fans reported incidents of abuse during England's recent Test match against India at Edgbaston.

published on : 7th July 2022

Formula One condemns racism after Piquet's reported slur at Lewis Hamilton 

The seven-time world champion has campaigned tirelessly to fight racism and has been outspoken on human rights abuses in countries where F1 goes racing. He is the only Black driver in F1.

published on : 28th June 2022

New Zealand's Kane Williamson hopes for 'healing' in Yorkshire racism row

Pakistan-born former off-spinner Azeem Rafiq first raised allegations of racism and bullying in September 2020, related to his two spells at Yorkshire.

published on : 23rd June 2022

Former Tesla worker rejects $15 million payout in racism abuse lawsuit

Owen Diaz, who worked at the Tesla plant as an elevator operator, was originally awarded $6.9 million in damages for emotional distress and $130 million in punitive damages in the case.

published on : 23rd June 2022
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