Sunday, June 16, 2024

Topic: Hate Crime

Medak anti-Muslim violence: 10 including BJP district president arrested, MLA Raja Singh in preventive custody

Telangana police arrested BJP district president Gaddam Srinivas, BJP town president M Nayam Prasad and BJYM (Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha) town president in connection with the violence on Saturday against Muslim residents in Medak town, ahead of Eid Al Adha celebrations.

Haryana: Sikh man called “Khalistani” and thrashed in Kaithal

A 45-year-old Sikh man in Haryana’s Kaithal was allegedly called a ‘Khalistani’ and beaten up late on Monday, June 10 evening.

Hindu youth pretends to be Muslim, abuses Hindu voters in viral video, arrested

A Hindu youth, Dhirendra Raghav, was arrested after a video of him wearing a skullcap and pretending to be a Muslim while abusing Hindu voters in Uttar Pradesh’s Ayodhya went viral on social media.

Setback for BJP as foreign parliamentarians demand action on human rights violations in India

Parliamentarians from several countries have come together to express their profound concern over escalating human rights violations in India.

Activists create ‘crime scene’ before Meta’s London HQ protesting its complicity in hate crimes

Meta’s London headquarters was stormed by activists of Indian origin, in protest against its complicity in spreading and profiting from hate-inciting Facebook posts and misinformation ahead of the 2024 Indian general election that starts on Friday.

UP: Muslim trader assaulted in train, stripped, and beard shaved

Nadim Malik, a 27-year-old Muslim textile dealer, was attacked by some unidentified men on Friday while traveling from Mumbai to the Bulandshahar district of Uttar Pradesh. They also shaved his head and beard and left him half naked.