South African MP Shameen Thakur-Rajbansi talks to OpIndia: Racist attacks against Indians, the Indian govt’s help, a ‘toolkit’ and a people in distress
"Whenever there was a crisis in power in South Africa, one of the communities that has always got the brunt of violence has been the Indian community", says Shameen Thakur-Rajbansi.
Racial violence in South Africa: Zulu King Misuzulu KaZwelithini calls for peace, asks his people to stop attacking Indians
Zulu King Misuzulu KaZwelithini while giving a live address on television asked fellow Zulus to end violence against Indians with ‘immediate effect.’
When cricketer Yashpal Sharma and Chetan Chauhan saved 3 Sikh players including Navjot Sidhu and Yograj Singh during the 1984 riots
Cricketers Yashpal Sharma and Chetan Chauhan had faced an angry mob to save Sikh players Sidhu, Yograj Singh and Rajinder Ghai during the 1984 anti-Sikh riots.
South Africa continues to burn, over 8000 crore rupees worth of properties looted or damaged in Durban alone
South Africa continues to burn as protests turned violent in the country. So far 75 people have died, though the numbers can actually be higher.
From baby being thrown off building on fire to infrastructure damage by rioters: Visuals show South Africa’s descent into civil war
A toddler was thrown from the building as the looters in South Africa had set the building on fire. The kid was caught by a group of people.
Sexual assault, cocaine snorting, ticketless fans run wild: Read what happened during crime spree in Wembley before Euro 2020 final
There was mayhem outside the iconic Wembley Stadium before and after England lost to Italy in the UEFA Euro 2020 final.
Read about the Gupta Brothers, as the Indian community arms itself against rioters and South Africans blame them for their unbridled violence
Violent unrest has spread across Africa after president Jacob Zuma's sentencing. The Indian community is facing attacks too.
South Africa: Indian community takes up arms to defend their businesses as violent riots break out, here is why they may be targeted
In all, 6 people have been killed so far and a total of 489 suspects have been arrested.
England fans created ruckus after defeat in Euro 2020 finale in London.
Entire Rapid Response Team of Portland Police resigns after jury indicts officer for stopping rioters during George Floyd protests
The Portland Police Association has slammed the indictment by the jury saying it is a "politically driven charging decision."