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Last year, over 8,400 hate crimes were reported in US

14 Nov 2018

Last year, over 8,400 hate crimes were reported in US

Over 8,400 hate crime incidents, including 24 against Sikhs, 15 against Hindus, and over 300 against Muslims, were reported in the US in 2017, according to an FBI report.

Man shouts: "Go back to Lebanon" to an American-Sikh girl

25 Mar 2017

Man shouts: "Go back to Lebanon" to an American-Sikh girl

Rajpreet Heir- a Sikh, witnessed a man shouting and saying: "You don't belong in this country," and asked her to "go back to Lebanon" in Manhattan.

Indian-Americans protest at White House over rising hate crimes

21 Mar 2017

Indian-Americans protest at White House over rising hate crimes

Scores of Indian-Americans held a peaceful rally in front of the White House, seeking President Donald Trump's intervention in the recent hate crimes across the country.

US man charged with hate crime for abusing Indian

18 Mar 2017

US man charged with hate crime for abusing Indian

A US man has been slapped with hate crime charges for racially abusing and assaulting an Indian man, mistaking him for a Muslim.

Hate crime: American man attempts to burn-down Indian-American store

13 Mar 2017

Hate crime: American man attempts to burn-down Indian-American store

A 64-year old man in Florida tried to burn down a store owned by Indian-American in St. Lucie County, because he wanted to "run the Arabs out of our country."

Hate Crime: Sikh man shot at in Kent

05 Mar 2017

Hate Crime: Sikh man shot at in Kent

An unidentified individual opened fire at a 39 year old Sikh man who was working on his car in his driveway in Kent. The assailant allegedly asked him to "go back" to his country.

Indian-origin businessman shot dead outside his home in America

04 Mar 2017

Indian-origin businessman shot dead outside his home in America

Harnish Patel, an Indian-origin businessman was shot dead outside his home in Lancaster, South Carolina.