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June 11, 2018 7:18 AM Guardiola hits back at Toure's racism jibes

MADRID: Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola (pix) has hit back at Yaya Toure denying accusations he's racist in an interview on Spanish television. "He knows I'm not," insisted Guardiola when asked about Toure's previous claims the Spaniard "has problems with Africans". "What do you want me to do," added Guardiola in an interview with TV3. "We were together 5

May 1, 2018 11:55 AM British lawmaker accused of racism towards Irish PM

DUBLIN: A British parliamentarian was accused of racism on Tuesday after branding Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar a "typical Indian". John Taylor, 80, known as Lord Kilclooney, was reacting to a news report about criticism of Varadkar's visit to Northern Ireland on Monday. In the article, a member of parliament had accused Varadkar of "poor manners" 11

April 18, 2018 5:48 AM Black father killed by police in front of supermarket

LOS ANGELES: Police gunned down an African American father of three using two dozen bullets in the parking lot of a Walmart supermarket in California, authorities and his lawyer said Tuesday. Diante Yarber, 26, was unarmed and parking his car in Barstow, about two hours east of Los Angeles, at the time of the incident on April 4, according to his lawyer 26

March 11, 2018 11:39 PM What’s in a name? France’s Le Pen proposes far-right rebrand

France's National Front leader Marine Le Pen. — AFP picLILLE, March 12 — French far-right leader Marine Le Pen proposed changing the name of her party to the National Union yesterday as part of efforts to improve its image after she was re-elected for a third term as leader. Le Pen announced the proposed change at a party conference in northeast France 14

January 16, 2018 2:34 AM Brighton back Bong over Rodriguez racism complaint

Brighton defender Gaetan Bong (pic) said he was racially abused by Jay Rodriguez during Saturday's Premier League clash against West Ham. ― Reuters picLONDON, Jan 16 ― Brighton pledged their “full support” for defender Gaetan Bong who said he was racially abused by Jay Rodriguez during Saturday's 2-0 Premier League loss to West Brom. Television footage 20

January 12, 2018 3:04 PM Trump denies ‘s***hole countries’ remark (VIDEO)

WASHINGTON, Jan 12 — US President Donald Trump tweeted a denial today after he was quoted as describing African and other states as “s***hole countries,” amid an international furore over the remarks. Trump, who reportedly made the comment during a meeting with legislators yesterday on immigration reform, drew charges of racism. “Why are we having all these 21

January 3, 2018 2:20 AM BBC drop football pundit Trevor Sinclair after racial abuse

LONDON: Former England international Trevor Sinclair (pix) has been dropped as a football pundit by the BBC after he racially abused a policeman who arrested him for drink-driving. Sinclair, 44, was ordered on Tuesday to do 150 hours' community service and given a 20-month drink-driving ban after being found to be twice over the legal limit. A magistrate's 16

December 7, 2017 2:20 PM UEFA charge Spartak youth player Mironov over alleged racism

REUTERS: European soccer's governing body UEFA opened disciplinary proceedings against Leonid Mironov on Thursday, a day after Liverpool's Rhian Brewster alleged he was racially abused by the Spartak Moscow defender during a UEFA Youth League game. Liverpool reported the incident to UEFA, which has charged the Spartak player with racist behaviour in violation 12

November 20, 2017 2:57 PM Why speak ‘Chinese’ when you talk ‘Gerakan’?

Today Oriental Daily asked, “Gerakan contented to be a mosquito party?” In that article Oriental Daily said, “Gerakan, at its most, could only play the role promoting moderation and “blue ocean” concept. MCA on the other hand is in control of all Chinese issues like Chinese education development, Malaysia-China relations and even those relating to people’s 20

October 30, 2017 4:29 AM Ops Lalang: A retrospect on its 30th anniversary

Darkness hang over me on this day thirty years ago, a day that could have been the darkest day in the country's history. On October 27, 1987, the Mahathir-led administration detained 106 individuals under the Internal Security Act in the infamous "Operation Lalang", including politicians, Chinese educationists and NGO leaders. The following day, three 7