According to a Facebook post by a popular Bangladeshi photographer, 10-year-old girl Santa would often run away from hime after her mother’s demise, sometimes for several nights together. Her father, a cobbler, would find her on the streets where prostitutes could be found, and once he even saw her sniffing glue from his shoe mending box.
The shocking incident reportedly took place in Lucknow’s St John Vianney High School, when the Class III student was mercilessly beaten up by a teacher for not saying “present, ma’am”. He was apparently
Swaraj Kaushal, while responding to a question on whether he was defending marital rape, tweeted out, saying “There is nothing like marital rape. Our homes should not become police stations”. The comment immediately sparked an online debate on the insensitivity of the quote.
When Priyanka Bansal was asked by her niece what is the Blue Whale game, she told her that ‘wo bhoot ki game hai’ (it is the game of ghosts), to keep her off it. The little girl began crying thereafter, after which she told the elders why had she asked this.
The incident took place in Bangkok, Thailand. Nareumon Jampasert recorded herself picking her one-year-old son Theeradej Saisupan up and then using a black rope to tie around his neck and hang him, leading the throttled child to let out a painful and disturbing cry.
Ever since this photo went viral, others have taken to social media – especially Twitter – to share similar images of people celebrating Independence Day in the flood-hit state, where their bodies might be immersed in water, but their spirits continue to soar high.
The woman – a domestic worker – was regularly harassed by her employer and was being held at the agency she’s associated with in Abu Dhabi. After apparently being turned away by the Indian embassy in UAE, she – along with her colleagues – are now with the local police, though it is unclear whether this is to be seen as a respite or cause for more concern.
The shocking incident took place in a supermarket and during the argument, the British woman keeps repeating “it’s disgusting” towards a Muslim woman wearing a niqab. She adds, “You shouldn’t be around like that, you look like a bloody pillar box”.
After her five-year-old daughter threw up on a flight back home from Kolkata, they were made to deboard at Abu Dhabi airport. Not only were they not allowed on the next flight, but ended up sleeping on the airport floor, with no help from the airline authorities till the next day.
As the girls took the man to Howrah GRPF , they gave them the options of either lodging an FIR or handing over the case to GRPF. But not before they tried to dissuade the girls from taking the matter seriously because they were ‘from good families’.
Veena Bassi, the headmistress and science teacher, Kailash Rani have long been involved in bitter squabble and this fight is believed to be an outcome of that. Rani claims that she was on a two-day leave on Friday and Saturday and when she joined the school on Monday she was allegedly beaten up by the Principal and other teachers.
After a woman tweeted out a picture of a lizard in a vegetable biryani packet, the Railway Ministry stepped in and helped the passenger with medical assistance. Further, in a tweet, the Union minister Suresh Prabhu said the catering contract of Poorva Express had been terminated.
“How much can one misuse technology, stoop to new lows, manipulate your emotions for quick bucks! I really wish he used his intelligence that he invested in creating an account on a portal, making seemingly genuine inquiries, faking bank SMS es, cooking up tales,” wrote the Facebook user.
A Chinese student and his girlfriend were sitting at a McDonald’s outlet in Manhattan, New York, when an elderly woman began her racist tirade against them as they had not ordered any food by then. The woman went on to call them ‘foreign dogs’.
While many people offered her support, many users also slammed her and suggested instead of complaining she should consider losing “some weight” and said one should not cause inconvenience to others for their “laziness”.
In a post that is now being widely shared, Preeti Singh writes about the plight and humiliation she faced on July 17, when she tried to avail of Uber’s services. But it is clear she’s not alone when it comes to being discriminated.
People have slammed the mall authorities and asked how Indian attires were unacceptable in India. People have started a campaign online to boycott the mall.
After people called out Twitter user Udyot Khuas for hate-mongering, he reportedly deleted the tweets saying that it was not him, but his friend who had posted them before. Renuka Shahane took screenshots of the derogatory tweets as well as the ones in which he is apologising and posted them on Facebook.
Filmed by a passerby, the video – which has now gone viral and is evoking strong reactions online – shows a Muslim man being stopped on his way to the mosque, just because a woman thought he was wearing too many clothes for a hot day, and was thus suspicious.
“But that was then. And this is now. Somewhere between 1984 and 2014, Indians lost that spine,” Sam Ish wrote as she observed about the current situation when, say for instance, Junaid was getting killed, people around Ramesh was reportedly egging him on.
Shafeek Subaida Hakkim and Divya AV, who were in the city for some work, were refused a room at Olive Residency in Sudhama Nagar’s Annipuram Main Road. On seeing their IDs and realising that the man was a Muslim and the woman a Hindu, the receptionist refused them room.
The nine hours that Khushbu Kaushal spent in Georgia were the “scariest and the worst” of her “travelling life”; she said she was kept in a room and her pleas for some food and water were not heeded to.
The couple has a three-year-old child and was expecting their second child due in September. According to Claudia Ruiz, Pedro’s aunt, they pulled the dangerous stunt to increase their followers on social media.
Many people from the north-eastern states raised their voice on social media, highlighting that this is the kind of everyday racism they face in their own country. A few users also started posting pictures of their own wearing the traditional dress and asking if they look like a ‘maid’.
“You are the kind of people who will create rifts between Hindus and Muslims too,” said Thakur in the video, after the party workers made false accusations on the cops. She warned that their hooliganism might lead to people believing that they are actually BJP’s goons.
The white guy noticed an elderly Sikh man on a plane and feared for his life as he mistook the later as a terrorist probably because of his turban and beard. His racist Snapchat story has now gone viral on Twitter with many others fearing they cannot travel safely anymore.
“People who have done this are not English. They are not Christians. In fact, God forgive me in your holy month, they are animals. They are pigs,” the old woman, identified as Julie from Ilford in the video, was heard saying, before she apologised to the Imam.
The footage is from a bus in Turkey, wherein a man hits a woman for wearing shorts during the holy month of Ramzan. The attacker was detained shortly afterwards but was set free after questioning. During the interrogation he reportedly said he had been “provoked”.
In the video, she can be seen saying, “You’re brown, you’re brown. You’re all attacking me because I’m white.”
A US woman assumed a Latino family to be Indian and accused the cashier of making her wait in the long queue.
People on social media immediately took note of the post, and strongly condemned it.
Manchester Arena Attack: ‘It shocks me every time that we hear this sort of news that attacks like this can happen, and especially when there will be so many children at this concert tonight,’ James Corden said in a video condoning the brave spirits.
The unverified Twitter account has now been suspended, but screenshots of the messages are being shared on the micro-blogging site.
Her mother Bhawna Rastogi took to Facebook to describe the accident and alleged negligence against the staff.
The dancer touched the singer inappropriately and did not pay any heed to her discomfort. It was only when he threw him to the ground that the producers revealed the entire thing was a prank.
A Facebook post by activist is creating a lot of buzz online.