UK Driver "Insults" Indian-Origin Passenger With Disabilities, Suspended
Wednesday, June 19, 2019, 7:55 AM
A taxi-driver in the UK has been suspended "indefinitely" after an elderly Indian-origin wheelchair user was "humiliated and insulted" when he refused to assist her down the ramp at a temple in the city-of-Leicester. Saroj Seth, who had her right-leg amputated three-years-ago, asked for help to get into the vehicle after visiting the Shree Geeta Bhavan Temple on Clarendon-Park-Road in the East Midlands city.
Watch: Cheers As Indian-Origin Leader Makes History In Canada Parliament
Wednesday, March 20, 2019, 7:20 PM
Indian-origin Jagmeet Singh created history in Canada when he made his debut in the House of Commons as the first non-white leader of a major opposition party in the country. The arrival of the leader, wearing a turban, into the house on Monday, cheered by all members, coincided with the induction of a senior woman member into Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's cabinet.