Nov 29, 2012 16:51 EST
Key excerpts from the speech by Palestinian leader Mahmud Abbas to the UN General Assembly on Thursday:
Nov 29, 2012 13:21 EST
The head of France's largest employers' union on Thursday slammed as "blackmail" a threat by the state to take over a plant owned by Lakshmi Mittal, amid claims in the steel tycoon's native India that he was a victim of racism.
Nov 29, 2012 06:42 EST
The head of France's largest employers' union on Thursday slammed as "blackmail" a threat by the state to take over a plant owned by steel tycoon Lakshmi Mittal, amid outrage in Mittal's native India that he was a victim of racism.
Nov 28, 2012 18:03 EST
Southampton goalkeeper Paulo Gazzaniga made a costly blunder in his side's 1-1 draw against Norwich as referee Mark Clattenburg returned after being cleared of racism allegations.
Nov 28, 2012 14:59 EST
Racism is not a football problem, but a wider social ill, Portuguese star soccer player Luis Figo told AFP on Wednesday, in the wake of a succession of racial abuse scandals across European soccer.
Nov 28, 2012 08:27 EST
French police have opened a criminal investigation into a raft of anti-Semitic messages posted on Twitter in a case that could test the microblogging site's refusal to mediate content.
Nov 27, 2012 17:05 EST
Lazio continued efforts to distance themselves from their right wing fan base by wearing 'No Racism' shirts during a dominant 3-0 win over Udinese on Tuesday.
Nov 27, 2012 14:28 EST
West Bromwich Albion manager Steve Clarke said Tuesday he expected "appropriate action" after police opened an investigation into allegations striker Romelu Lukaku was racially abused at Sunderland.
Nov 27, 2012 13:25 EST
France's main Jewish students union (UEJF) has started legal action against Twitter to force the site to reveal details on people who posted a slew of anti-Semitic hate messages, its lawyer said Tuesday.
Nov 27, 2012 13:20 EST
Chelsea expressed Tuesday their "regrets" over the way they complained of racist abuse by referee Mark Clattenburg.
Nov 27, 2012 10:26 EST
West Ham manager Sam Allardyce said Tuesday those Hammers fans who chanted anti-Semitic abuse at Tottenham Hotspur supporters would be caught and punished.
Nov 27, 2012 06:26 EST
The US Supreme Court has turned to workplace harassment, taking up the issue of whether an employer is responsible if the alleged tormentor is not strictly a boss.
Nov 26, 2012 14:00 EST
Norwich City confirmed on Monday that they have made a formal complaint to police over alleged racial abuse sent to Cameroonian defender Sebastien Bassong on Twitter.
Nov 26, 2012 13:33 EST
The Football Association (FA) announced on Monday that they have launched an investigation into reports of anti-Semitic abuse by West Ham United fans towards supporters of Tottenham Hotspur.
Nov 26, 2012 10:54 EST
Two West Ham supporters were cautioned by police on Monday for aiming anti-Semitic taunts at Tottenham supporters during Sunday's Premier League clash at White Hart Lane.
Nov 25, 2012 08:48 EST
Norwich City said on Sunday they would speak to police about allegations of racist abuse directed towards their Cameroonian defender Sebastien Bassong on Twitter.
Nov 24, 2012 08:23 EST
British politicians lined up on Saturday to denounce a decision to take three ethnic minority children away from their foster parents because the couple support the anti-immigration UK Independence Party.
Nov 23, 2012 22:42 EST
Harrison Dillard, who overcame racial prejudice to become the only man to achieve the Olympic double of 100m and 110m hurdles gold, and fought as a Buffalo Soldier in the Second World War, was honoured on Friday.
Nov 23, 2012 20:57 EST
Harrison Dillard, who overcame racial prejudice to become the only man to achieve the Olympic double of 100m and 110m hurdles gold, and fought as a Buffalo Solider in the Second World War, was honoured on Friday.
Nov 23, 2012 12:15 EST
Italian football bosses have offered an apology for the violent anti-Semitic incidents which greeted Tottenham fans in Rome, leaving several supporters in hospital and causing uproar in the Jewish community.