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Indian-origin Sikh taxi driver assaulted in US

December 10, 2019 7:40 pm

The driver told the police that he believes his race promoted the attack. Prosecutors are trying to determine if the attacker should face hate crime charges, Bellingham Police said. Police found Sayers in his apartment's porch and arrested him, the report said.

Sikhs third most targeted religious group in US after Jews, Muslims: FBI report

November 13, 2019 7:51 am

According to the FBI report, 91 hate crimes were reported against other religion, including 12 against Hindus and ten anti-Buddhist crimes.

A climate of impunity emboldens the perpetrators of public murder to post real-time videos online.

July 02, 2019 2:25 pm

Hate has consequences. And those who propagate and promote that hate must bear responsibility for its entirely predictable consequences.

Begusarai: Muslim vendor shot at after revealing his identity to man

May 28, 2019 3:00 am

A video has gone viral since the incident on May 21 evening, showing an injured Qasim telling a local reporter that he was shot at after a local youth Rajiv Yadav, who was in an inebriated state, asked his name.

Woman assaulted, hijab ripped off in hate crime in UK

June 11, 2017 12:42 pm

Anti-Muslim crimes in the British capital increased fivefold since the London attack, London Mayor Sadiq Khan told. The kind of anti-Muslim incidents reported included a bomb threat received by a Muslim school, racist graffiti and a niqab-clad woman being told she should not be wearing the Islamic outfit.

Naked man arrested for vandalising Spokane gurdwara in Washington

March 04, 2016 11:13 am

A gurdwara in the US state of Washington was vandalised by a "naked" man who desecrated sacred items of the Sikh worship place.

Los Angeles: Hate crime charges filed in assault against Sikh bus driver

March 02, 2016 8:31 am

Authorities in Los Angeles have filed hate crime charges against a man who brutally assaulted a Sikh bus driver and called him a 'terrorist' and 'suicide bomber' during the attack last November.

Sikh bus driver in Los Angeles assaulted, branded terrorist

January 14, 2016 2:34 pm

The hate crime left Balwinder Jit Singh in the hospital with a black eye, swollen and bruised face and jaw, and an infection in his eye.

Chicago: Hate crime charge filed against American who assaulted elderly Sikh

September 16, 2015 1:06 pm

Inderjit Singh Mukker was called a "terrorist" and "Bin Laden" by the assailant in what is being described as a hate crime on September 8 in Chicago's Darien suburb.

US man sentenced to 13 yrs for hate crime against elderly Sikh

September 16, 2015 9:52 am

Piara Singh had just finished preparing meals for the lungar (community kitchen) when Gilbert Garcia spotted him outside a Southwest Fresno gurdwara. Garcia screamed something about the Taliban and Muslims as he attacked Singh.