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Sikh-American Store Owner Attack: Hate Crime Charge Added against the Attacker

DENVER (TIP): Jefferson County District Attorney’s Office has decided to add a hate crime charge against Eric Breemen for attacking Mr. Lakhwant Singh. Moving forward, Breemen will be charged with multiple counts–now including a bias-motivated […]

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Indian Origin Hindu Priest brutally attacked; Incident widely condemned

NEW YORK(TIP): Indian diplomats, US lawmakers  and  Community leaders in one voice condemned the brutal attack on a Hindu priest in New York City’s Borough of Queens in open daylight. According to available reports, around […]

Indian Americans

Indian-Origin man arrested for making derogatory Racist Comments against South African President

JOHANNESBURG, SA(TIP): A former Indian-origin city councilor has been arrested in South Africa for making derogatory racist comments against President Cyril Ramaphosa in a video posted on Facebook. In the viral video, former Durban councilor […]

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Indian-Origin Restaurateur Racially Abused in Kentucky

NEW YORK(TIP): An Indian-origin restaurateur in the US was racially targeted by a customer who referred to him and his family as “a tribe from India“. He was further told that he “probably just funded Al-Qaeda” […]

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Indian Origin Sikh Teen Shot Dead Outside Home in Canada

TORONTO(TIP): Indian Origin 19-year-old Sikh teen was shot dead outside his home and his cousin was injured by so far unidentified persons in an apparent targeted shooting in Canada, police said. Gagandeep Singh Dhaliwal, who […]

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Indian American gas station owner is target of racist attack

ASHLAND, KY(TIP): Monday, August 6, was a day Taj Sardar, the owner of a Shell gas station in Ashland, will never forget after an off-duty Portsmouth ambulance employee went on a racist rant on his […]

India

Supreme Court seeks response from Sajjan Kumar in 1984 anti-Sikh riots cases

The Supreme Court on Thursday sought response from Congress leader Sajjan Kumar, accused in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots cases, on a plea filed by SIT challenging the anticipatory bail granted to him by Delhi HC. The apex court said it is high time that these […]

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Indian-Origin British Sikh Football Fan Faces Racism

LONDON (TIP): An Indian-origin Sikh football fan, Gagan, was targeted in a vile and racist letter due to his “skin color” after he put up British flags on his shop window, according to media reports. Gagan, […]

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Indian American hate crime victim delivered justice

PITTSBURGH(TIP): A US district court last week sentenced Pennsylvania resident Jeffrey Burgess after he was found guilty of physically attacking Indian American Ankur Mehta and abusing him with racial expletives. According to the sentence delivered […]

United States

Police: Austin bomber left 25-minute confession video on phone

AUSTIN, TEXAS (TIP): A CNN report says that as the Austin bomber sensed that authorities were closing in on him on Tuesday, March 20, night, he took out his cell phone and recorded a 25-minute […]

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Indian Origin Sikh Student Thrown Out Of UK Bar For Wearing Turban

LONDON (TIP):  An Indian origin Sikh law student in the UK felt “victimized” and “heartbroken” after he was dragged out of a bar because he was wearing a turban, media reports said. Amrik Singh, 22, claimed […]

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Indian American cab driver Gagandeep Singh’s prosecutor seeks death penalty in the murder case

IDAHO (TIP): Indian American cab driver Gagandeep Singh was  stabbed  20 times before the accused Jacob Corban Coleman, 20, had watched him bleed him to death. Louis Marshall, the prosecutor of Bonner County, northern Idaho, […]

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Indian American Sikh owned convenience store attacked and ATM stolen in Louisana

LOUISANA (TIP): Chad Horsley who was arrested for ramming his pickup truck through the window of a convenience store owned by a Sikh American on March 3, admitted that he attacked the store thinking that […]

United States

US Navy veteran pleads guilty to killing Indian techie in Kansas

WASHINGTON (TIP): A US Navy veteran, on March 7, pleaded guilty to the murder of Indian engineer Srinivas Kuchibhotla in a racially motivated hate crime at a bar in Kansas City last year that raised […]

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INDIAN AMERICAN TECHIE KILLER COULD PLEAD GUILTY

OLATHE, KS (TIP): Indian American Srinivas Kuchibhotla’s killer who shot dead the techie in Austin’s Bar and Grill in Olathe city last February in a racially motivated hate crime could enter into a plea deal, […]

United States

Nassau County Human Rights Commission holds Vigil for Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Florida Parkland shooting victims

MINEOLA, NY (TIP): Human Rights Commission of Nassau County organized, February 20th, a vigil for the victims of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, Parkland, Florida. County Executive Laura Curran, Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder, Legislator John […]

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Indian Origin Canada’s Defense Minister Harjit Singh Sajjan Says He Faced Discrimination In Canadian Military

New Delhi (TIP): Indian origin Canada‘s Defense Minister Harjit Singh Sajjan said he “faced discrimination” in that country’s military because he “looked different”. Sajjan, who moved to Canada as a young boy, said this in […]

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Indian Origin Sikh Man’s Turban Pulled Out Outside UK Parliament

LONDON (TIP) :  An Indian Origin Sikh man’s turban was pulled out  by a white man shouting “Muslim go back” in an apparent racist attack outside the UK parliament, according to a media report. Ravneet Singh, […]

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INDIAN AMERICAN SIKH UBER DRIVER WHO WAS HELD AT GUNPOINT BY PASSENGER STILL AWAITING THE LATTERS ARREST

Illinois (TIP): An Indian American Sikh Uber driver was allegedly held at gunpoint by a passenger who said “I hate turban people” and asked racial questions regarding his nationality and his allegiance to the US, […]

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A ‘good guy’ with a gun against a ‘bad guy’ with a gun formula does not work, Mr. President

US needs to come out of its primitive view on guns Another carnage, followed by a spate of condolences and condemnations. President of USA tweets he was sorry for the “terrible” shooting.  ‘My prayers and […]

United States

Florida School Shooting: 17 gunned down, 14 wounded

White Supremacy Group Claims Nikolas Cruz as Member Indrajit S Saluja PARKLAND, FLA (TIP): It was a horrific sight at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School here on February 14, the day of love, with 17 […]

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Indian American student injured during Florida High School shooting in US

Florida (TIP) : 17 An Indian-American student has sustained injuries ,17 persons, including students , were killed at a Florida high school in the United States by a gun-toting former student, report says. Meanwhile, the […]

India

1984 riots: Delhi Sikh body releases Jagdish Tytler’s ‘confessional’ video

NEW DELHI (TIP): The Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) on Feb 5 released a video of a purported sting operation of former Congress MP Jagdish Tytler wherein he has allgedly admitted to killing 100 Sikhs during the 1984 anti-Sikh riots. […]

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An Indian American dead and another critical in Georgia shootings

NEW YORK (TIP): Two Indian Americans, Parmjit Singh, 44, and Parthey Patel, 30, were the victims of a shooting that happened at two different gas stations and convenience stores in Rome, Georgia, according to a […]

India

Treat Ayodhya case as a ‘land issue’, rules Supreme Court

NEW DELHI (TIP): Amid claims and counter-claims by various Hindu and Muslim leaders over the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid site in Ayodhya, the Supreme Court on Feb 8 refused to be drawn into religious arguments, saying it was only a property dispute. “We […]