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Vincent Kompany, Anderlecht Coach, ‘Disgusted’ By Racist Abuse At Belgian Pro League Game

Dec 21, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

Anderlecht coach Vincent Kompany along with other squad members were targeted by racial insults during an encounter against Club Brugge in Belgian Pro League on the weekend.

South Africa Cricket Racism: Graeme Smith, Mark Boucher In The Eye Of Storm

Dec 20, 2021 PTI

Social Justice and Nation Building Commission had accused Cricket South Africa administration, former captain and current director Graeme Smith, Mark Boucher and former batter AB de Villiers of engaging in racial discrimination.

Premier League 2021-22: Racism Allegation Mars Arsenal’s 4-1 Victory Over Leeds United

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta said the alleged abuse was towards one of their substitutes. Arteta stated the incident happened during the first half. With the win, Arsenal are fourth in Premier League 2021-22 table.

Laxman Sivaramakrishnan Says He's 'Been Colour Discriminated' All His Life

Nov 28, 2021 PTI

Laxman Sivaramakrishnan, who has played nine Tests and 16 ODIs for India, opened up about his experience with discrimination in the wake of the racism scandal that has rocked English cricket.

England Cricket Racism: ECB CEO Tom Harrison Launches 12-point Anti-racism Plan

Former Yorkshire bowler Azeem Rafiq's testimony to UK members of parliament last week about being the victim of 'institutional racism' in the game opened a can of worms.

20 November, 2021

Alex Hales Apologises For 'Incredibly Disrespectful' Blackface Portraying Tupac Shakur

Jayanta Oinam

The apology comes amid an ongoing crisis in English cricket sparked by Azeem Rafiq’s revelations about the racism he face while playing at Yorkshire.

18 November, 2021

England Cricketer Apologises To Cheteshwar Pujara After Azeem Rafiq's Racism Revelations

Outlook Web Bureau

Azeem Rafiq said that Jack Brooks started the practice of referring to Cheteshwar Pujara as 'Steve'. Watch video.

05 November, 2021

England Cricket Racism: Yorkshire Chairman Roger Hutton Resigns Over Azeem Rafiq Case

Associated Press (AP)

A number of Yorkshire's sponsors have deserted the beleaguered club, and the ECB said the case 'is causing serious damage to the reputation of the game.'

05 November, 2021

England Cricket Racism: ECB Bans Yorkshire From Hosting International Matches


Azeem Rafiq, a former England under-19 captain, said in interviews last year that as a Muslim he was made to feel like an 'outsider' during his time at Yorkshire.

05 November, 2021

Dark Skinned Latinos Face More Discrimination, Even In Their Own Community, Study Finds

Associated Press (AP)

A study by Pew Research Center recently found that Latinos with relatively darker skin tones face more discrimination, even within their own community.

04 November, 2021

England Cricket Racism: Gary Ballance Admits Using Racial Slur Against Azeem Rafiq; Sponsors Quit Yorkshire

Associated Press (AP)

Yorkshire County Cricket Club recently concluded that no employees would face any action over Rafiq's claims of institutional racism.


05 October, 2021

Park Ji-sung, Former Manchester United Star, Appeals To Fans To Stop Singing Offensive Song

Associated Press (AP)

United fans chanted a song about Park during his time at the club, from 2005-12, which included a disparaging line about Koreans eating dog meat.

30 September, 2021

West Bromwich Albion Supporter Jailed For 8 Weeks For Racist Post On Facebook

Associated Press (AP)

The supporter named Simon Silwood posted a racist message on West Brom footballer Romaine Sawyers during their Premier League match vs Man City on January 26.

22 September, 2021

FIFA Hands Hungary One-Game Fan Ban For Racism; Fines 217,000 Dollars

Associated Press (AP)

England forward Raheem Sterling and Jude Bellingham were victims of monkey chants during their World Cup qualifying game against Hungary at Puskas Arena on September 2.

22 September, 2021

Racism Continues To Haunt AC Milan Players In Serie A

Associated Press (AP)

Juventus have said that they had launched an investigation into the abuse, caught on a video which spread quickly on social media.

18 September, 2021

Racism In Serie A: AC Milan File Complaint Over Racist Chants From Lazio Fans

Associated Press (AP)

Tiemoue Bakayoko said he and fellow Milan midfielder Franck Kessie, both of whom are Black, were the targets of derogatory chants from Lazio supporters.

10 September, 2021

Eduardo Camavinga Racism: Spanish TV Apologies To Real Madrid Player


During the presentation of Camavinga, analyst Lorena Gonzalez was heard off-camera saying 'this guy is blacker than his suit'


03 September, 2021

FIFA Probes Racist Abuse Of England Players In Hungary


The statement from FIFA stopped short of directly condemning Hungary fans for the abuse, which included monkey chanting during World Cup qualifier at Puskas Arena, Budapest

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz