India has been depleted of resources to combat the pandemic and now has the highest daily coronavirus count on the globe after a surge in COVID-19 cases.
The South Asian country has recorded nearly 380,000 new daily cases as of April 29, according to Quartz. The cause of the recent surge is a variant of COVID-19 called B.1.1.7, the New York Times reported.
A Vietnamese restaurant in Sacramento, Calif. received a large tip to help fix its windows from vandals on April 29.
[email protected]’s uncle’s Vietnamese restaurant Tay Giang in Sac is frequently vandalized. Windows repeatedly broken. ⠀ A few days ago— a customer recently left this $500 tip & note ❤️ (I REALLY needed this GOOD news story!)#AAPI #StopAsianHate pic.twitter.com/WAhTHfofRY
The latest project of Japanese tennis player Naomi Osaka is a skincare line designed for people of color.
Working with Los Angeles-based A-Frame Brands, Osaka will lead Kinllò, a line of skincare products that includes face lotion, body spray, lip balm and eye cream, according to HypeBae via Business of Fashion.
An auto show event raised over $33,000 for non-profit Hate Is A Virus on April 17 in Anaheim, California.
The event featured professional BMW race car driver and organizer Samantha Tan as well as drifter Sara Choi.
Senate Republicans used Thursday’s vote on legislation to combat anti-Asian hate to renew the fight over affirmative action programs by proposing an amendment to halt federal funding for colleges that factor race into the admissions process.
The proposed amendment which failed to pass in a 49-48 vote, would penalize universities for practices that discriminate against Asian Americans.
A bill to fight anti-Asian hate crimes passed in a 94-1 vote in the Senate on Thursday.
PASSED: Today, the US Senate rejects anti-Asian hate.
Korean identical twins met for the first time in Florida on their 36th birthday after being separated at birth.
The BTS ARMY has something new to look forward to next month as the South Korean supergroup collaborates with McDonald’s on a signature order.
The BTS-approved meal will include a 10-piece Chicken McNuggets, medium fries and a medium Coke, according to a press release.
An 18-year-old woman was verbally attacked and physically assaulted by a male suspect last Sunday morning at her local skate park in Tustin, Calif.
Jenna Dupuy, who is of Korean and Puerto Rican descent, was at the Tustin Legacy Skatepark to teach a morning art class. She was approached by a man who made suggestive comments before eventually assaulting her.
An Asian woman was harassed on a New York City subway train before being helped by a homeless man on Thursday.
A male suspect has been arrested for the murder of a woman and her daughter on March 8 in Rancho Cucamonga, California.
What happened: Jacob Alan Wright, 19, was arrested on Tuesday for killing Jia Jia, 44, and her daughter Ruby Meng, 8, in their home on the 6800 block of Bergano Place, according to KTLA 5.
A Korean BBQ restaurant had its second “dine and dash” incident on Sunday night in San Francisco.