Wednesday, June 19, 2024

Topic: New York

New York Police arrests pro-Palestinian protesters at Columbia University

New York Police Department officers detained at least 30 people on Thursday afternoon to quell a pro-Palestinian protest at Columbia University. Police also cleared...

New York City to pay $17.5 million for forcing to remove hijab for mug shots

New York City on Friday agreed to pay $17.5 million to settle a lawsuit by two Muslim-American women who said the police violated their...

New Yorkers queue up to support Muslim vendor targeted by genocidal rant from former Obama adviser

New Yorkers have rallied to support a halal food cart targeted by a former adviser to US President Barack Obama who unleashed an Islamophobic and genocidal rant.

First South Asians ever elected to New York City denounce PM Modi’s visit, say “we reject Fascism”

New York City Assembly Member Zohran Mamdani and City Council Members Shahana Hanif and Shekar Krishnan on Wednesday in a joint statement said that they are appalled by the visit of India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi to their city.

New York Muslim body says India and Israel attack Muslims in Ramadan

As Muslims observe Ramadan globally, the world is witnessing horrific amounts of targeted hatred and attacks towards Muslims, particularly in India and Palestine, said Islamic Leadership Council of New York on Monday.

Protesters supporting Indian Muslims demonstrate in New York

Demonstrators showing solidarity with the Indian Muslims who have been facing yet another wave of Hindutva violence since 10 April, rallied Saturday at Washington Square Park in New York, yelling slogans and carrying placards against Hindu nationalism.