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Mar 06, 2019
India reported 218 hate crimes in 2018, UP tops chart, says Amnesty; cow violence, honour killings most commonOver 200 alleged cases of hate crimes were reported in 2018 against people from marginalised groups, especially Dalits, with Uttar Pradesh recording the highest number of such incidents for the third consecutive year, Amnesty India said in a new report on Tuesday.
Jan 30, 2019
US warning of communal violence ahead of LS polls worrying, but singling out India amid global rise of hate crime is a stretchThe US ODNI intelligence singling out India, warning communal violence ahead of General Election to Lok Sabha, may indicate a certain bias, but a global rise of hate only makes that threat more serious, not less
Jan 28, 2019
Hate crimes in UP have changed lives forever: When I walk past, people shut their doors, says Muslim man falsely accused of cow slaughterIn this concluding part of the six-part series investigating 13 hate crimes in Uttar Pradesh, the series aims to examine how often, hate crimes change lives, and entire ways of living.
Jan 27, 2019
Hate crimes in Uttar Pradesh caused by combination of petty politics, gender issues and economicsInvestigation from the site of many of these crimes found that hate crimes are not motivated by religious hatred alone.
Jan 25, 2019
Hate crimes, lynchings, mob attacks in Uttar Pradesh force Muslims out of their homes in search of safetyIn incidents of hate crimes in Uttar Pradesh, in 2017, 60-year-old Mohammed was lynched. Hindu Yuva Vahini claimed responsibility for the crime. The outfit was created by Adityanath in 2002
Dec 20, 2018
Man sentenced to 15 months for attacking Sikh cab driver with hammer in US' Seattle; survivor suffered skull fracture in incidentSwarn Singh was assaulted with a deadly weapon by Rory Benson in December 2017, according to Sikhs civil rights group The Sikh Coalition. He suffered a scalp laceration and a skull fracture as a result of the attack and was rushed to the hospital. Benson was arrested.
Dec 10, 2018
Rajasthan Assembly Election: From raging agrarian crisis to cow lynchings, here are the key poll issues in focusAs Rajasthan continues to be plagued by a devastating agrarian crisis, drinking water shortage, unemployment, and community divide, it remains to be seen who the state votes into power.
Nov 14, 2018
FBI report says hate crimes in US rose by 17 percent last year; more than half motivated by bias against race, ethnicityThere were 7,175 reported hate crimes last year, up from 6,121 in 2016. The FBI's annual hate crimes report defines hate crimes as those motivated by bias based on a person's race, religion or sexual orientation, among other categories.
Oct 07, 2018
Gujarat Police arrests 342 for attacking migrants from UP, Bihar; two cases lodged for rumour-mongeringNon-Gujaratis were targeted and hate messages circulated against them on social media after a native of Bihar was arrested for allegedly raping a toddler.
Aug 10, 2018
Activists gather in Delhi's Jantar Mantar to protest growing incidents of mob lynching, call for directives to prevent vigilantismMany activists gathered in Delhi's Jantar Mantar to protest against the rising hate crimes in the country and called for directives to curb vigilantism