Anti-racism group Keerfa said Ali Riaz, 26, had been repeatedly fired at by a taxi driver in central Athens when he and other Muslims were returning from prayers to mark the end of Ramadan.
At least six shots were fired in the drive-by shooting in Scarborough district, but it remains unknown how many suspects were involved.
Hate crimes against Asian American and Pacific Islander communities in the cultural and commercial hub of San Francisco show an astonishing 567 percent rise in 2021, police say.
Family of Jason Walker, who was shot dead by off-duty North Carolina deputy Jeffrey Hash over the weekend, demands Hash's arrest, in a case that has fuelled outrage in the state's city of Fayetteville.
Case of three white men accused of murdering the 25-year-old Black man goes to a predominantly white jury after a racially charged trial.
Jury hears closing arguments over whether the three white men charged with murdering Ahmaud Arbery had any right to chase and shoot unarmed Black man in their mostly white Georgia neighbourhood.
Among 61 recommendations listed in a report by the National Council of Canadian Muslims range from the creation of hate crime units to an anti-Islamophobia plan for the education system.
PM Trudeau vows strong action as nation grieves the killing of four Muslim family members, run down by the driver of a pick-up truck in Ontario province.
The US House of Representatives passes the Covid-19 Hate Crimes Act with a strong bipartisan vote of 364 to 62, weeks after it cleared the Senate with nearly unanimous support.
Asian American Foundation says it will invest its largest-ever philanthropic effort to support the community in anti-hate programmes, education, and data and research.
Maz, daughter of slain Mohammed Saleem who was killed by a white supremacist in England, has launched #IAmMohammedSaleem campaign in a bid to force Downing Street to finally adopt “the people’s definition of Islamophobia”.
The statement from the world body chief Antonio Guterres comes days after a deadly US shooting left at least eight people dead, six of them Asian-American women.
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