Ittehadul Muslimeen

  • MPs Rating: Asaduddin Owaisi scores 5.7 on a scale of 10 March 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Asaduddin Owaisi of All India Majlis-E-Ittehadul Muslimeen is a second time MP from Hyderabad. Owaisi scored 5.2 on accessibility and 6 on trustworthiness on a scale of 10 in a survey conducted by CNN-IBN and ADR that rates our parliamentarians' performance. He was rated 6.1 both on maintaining law...
  • Akbaruddin Owaisi booked in another 'hate speech' case February 4, 2013

    Hyderabad: MajliseIttehadul Muslimeen (MIM) MLA Akbaruddin Owaisi, accused of sedition for his "hate speech", was on Monday booked in a similar case, police said. Based on a complaint filed by city corporator Raja Singh, a local court had in January directed the Mangalhat police to investigate a speech made by...
  • 2005 protest case: MIM MP Asaduddin Owaisi gets bail January 24, 2013

    Hyderabad: All India MajliseIttehadul Muslimeen MP Asaduddin Owaisi was granted bail by the Sangareddy court on Thursday in the 2005 protest case. He has now been asked to appear in court on February 2. He had surrendered in connection with a 2005 case and had been given 14 days of...
  • 2005 protest case: Court to hear Asaduddin Owaisi's bail plea January 22, 2013

    Hyderabad: All India MajliseIttehadul Muslimeen MP Asaduddin Owaisi's bail plea will be heard on Tuesday. He had surrendered in connection with a 2005 case and had been given 14 days of judicial remand till February 2. Owaisi, along with his brother Akbaruddin and other MIM MLAs, had in 2005 obstructed a...
  • 2005 protest case: Asaduddin Owaisi remanded to judicial custody January 21, 2013

    Hyderabad: All India MajliseIttehadul Muslimeen MP Asaduddin Owaisi was on Monday remanded to judicial custody till February 2 after he surrendered before court in connection with the 2005 protest case. Owaisi moved for bail as soon as he surrendered. The hearing on his bail plea will be held on Tuesday. Owaisi,...
  • Hate speech: Owaisi shifted back to jail after hospital visit January 19, 2013

    Hyderabad: MIM leader Akbaruddin Owaisi was shifted back to jail after a series of tests and treatment at a hospital in Andhra Pradesh's Adilabad district, police said. The MajliseIttehadul Muslimeen (MIM) legislator was shifted back to district jail in Adilabad town, about 300 km from Hyderabad, after being earlier taken...
  • Owaisi says hatespeech CD doctored, sent to judicial custody January 16, 2013

    Adilabad: MIM legislator Akbaruddin Owaisi on Wednesday denied that it was his voice in the hate speech CD, sources said. Owaisi was arrested for a hate speech made in December 2012 and the MIM leader has now said that the recording of that speech is that of someone else. The...
  • Hate speech: Owaisi questioned for second day January 13, 2013

    Hyderabad: Police continued to question MIM leader Akbaruddin Owaisi for the second day on Sunday for his hate speech against Hindus. Investigating officers began questioning the legislator at 10 am on Sunday in Adilabad town, about 300 km from Hyderabad. Police said the MajliseIttehadul Muslimeen (MIM) leader was being questioned in...
  • Hate speech: Owaisi sent to police custody January 11, 2013

    Hyderabad: All India MajliseIttehadul Muslimeen (MIM) MLA Akbaruddin Owaisi has been sent to fiveday police custody starting Saturday. Owaisi will be produced before the court on January 17. Owaisi, who is currently in judicial remand, was sent to police custody by a court in Nirmal where a case for delivering...
  • Stop media trial of Akbaruddin Owaisi, says his brother January 10, 2013

    New Delhi: All India MajliseIttehadul Muslimeen chief Asaduddin Owaisi, the brother of MIM MLA Akbaruddin Owaisi, spoke to CNN IBN and said the media trial of Akbaruddin Owaisi should stop. He also refused to express regret for his brother's hate speech. "We are never against any religion. The alleged hate...
  • Another probe ordered against Owaisi over hate speech January 9, 2013

    Warangal: Another probe has been ordered against MIM MLA Akbaruddin Owaisi over an alleged hate speech. A magistrate's court here today directed Kazipet police to investigate and register an FIR against Owaisi, following a complaint by advocate Kotha Ravi of Bapujinagar, Kazipet. Ravi has alleged that he saw a video...
  • Owaisi sent to 14day custody, MIM supporters turn violent January 9, 2013

    Hyderabad: MIM MLA Akbaruddin Owaisi who was arrested on Tuesday for a hate speech has now been charged for waging war against the state and sedition. His plea to be transferred to a Hyderabad jail was rejected by a court on Wednesday. Within hours of Owaisi being whisked away to Adilabad...
  • Hate speech: MIM supporters attack media vans in AP January 9, 2013

    Hyderabad: All India MajliseIttehadul Muslimeen (MIM) MLA Akbaruddin Owaisi's supporters on Wednesday attacked media vans in Adilabad after Owaisi was arrested and sent to 14day judicial custody. Owaisi was arrested on Tuesday after nearly a month of making the hate speech. New charges were slapped on his for criminal conspiracy...
  • Hate speech: Owaisi sent to 14 days of judicial custody January 9, 2013

    Hyderabad: All India MajliseIttehadul Muslimeen (MIM) MLA Akbaruddin Owaisi, who was arrested on the charge of not cooperating with the police in connection with the hate speech case against him, has been sent to 14day judicial custody. Sources say Owaisi was arrested as the police officers were not convinced by...
  • Should Owaisi be debarred from participating in public life? January 8, 2013

    All India MajliseIttehadul Muslimeen MLA Akbaruddin Owaisi has been arrested on the charge of not cooperating with the police in connection with the hate speech case against him. ...
  • Hate speech: MIM MLA Owaisi arrested January 8, 2013

    Hyderabad: All India MajliseIttehadul Muslimeen (MIM) MLA Akbaruddin Owaisi has been arrested on the charge of not cooperating with the police in connection with the hate speech case against him. Sources say Owaisi was arrested as the police officers were not convinced by the MLA's explanation that he had gone...
  • Hate speech: Owaisi undergoes medical test; yet to be arrested January 8, 2013

    Hyderabad: MajliseIttehadul Muslimeen (MIM) MLA Akbaruddin Owaisi was taken for a medical test after he evaded arrest in connection with his alleged hate speech citing health concerns. A twomember police team was at Akbaruddin Owaisi's residence to work out details for his medical test on Tuesday morning. Owaisi underwent a...
  • Hate speech: Owaisi's reaches hospital for medical test January 8, 2013

    Hyderabad: A police team visited MajliseIttehadul Muslimeen (MIM) MLA Akbaruddin Owaisi's residence in Hyderabad on Tuesday, a day after he evaded arrest citing health concerns. A twomember police team was at Akbaruddin Owaisi's residence to work out details for his medical test. Owaisi has reached the government hospital to undergo...
  • Hate speech: Owaisi seeks 4 more days to surrender January 7, 2013

    Hyderabad: MajliseIttehadul Muslimeen MLA Akbaruddin Owaisi, in a row over a hate speech, returned early on Monday morning from London to a rousing reception by his supporters at the airport. A hospital ambulance was at his residence for a reported check up on Monday morning. He was likely to surrender to...
  • Hate speech: Owaisi to appear before Andhra police today January 7, 2013

    Hyderabad: MajliseIttehadul Muslimeen MLA Akbaruddin Owaisi, booked for allegedly delivering a hate speech against a particular community, is likely to surrender before the police on Monday, even as fresh complaints against him poured in for the same. "He (Owaisi) will appear before the police tomorrow (Monday)," a senior police officer...
  • Hate speech: Owaisi will surrender, says brother January 6, 2013

    Hyderabad: MajliseIttehadul Muslimeen (MIM) MLA Akbaruddin Owaisi, who is facing allegations of making Inflammatory speeches against a particular community, will surrender before the law, his brother and party president Asaduddin Owaisi said on Saturday. Asaduddin said that their fight is not against Hindus but against BJP and Kiran Kumar Reddy. "MIM...
  • Complaint against Owaisi in Mumbai court for 'hate speech' January 5, 2013

    Mumbai: A complaint was on Saturday filed in a local court against MajliseIttehadul Muslimeen (MIM) MLA Akbaruddin Owaisi for allegedly making a "hate speech" against a particular community. The private complaint by Venkatesh Abdeo was moved in the Borivali metropolitan magistrate's court seeking action against the Hyderabadbased legislator. "We have sought...
  • MIM withdraws support to UPA over temple row November 12, 2012

    Hyderabad: The MajliseIttehadul Muslimeen (MIM) on Monday withdrew support to the UPA government in the Centre accusing the Kiran Kumar Reddy government in Andhra Pradesh of high handedness on temple renovation issue at Old City area in Hyderabad. MIM has one MP, Asaduddin Owaisi, from Hyderabad in the UPA. MIM...
  • Hyderabad: MIM legislators held, tension over temple November 11, 2012

    Hyderabad: Police arrested five legislators of the MajliseIttehadul Muslimeen (MIM) near Charminar on Sunday as tension mounted in the old city of Hyderabad over a temple row. MIM leader Akbaruddin Owaisi and four others were taken into custody while they gathered to ask police to stop expansion of Bhagylaxmi Temple. The MIM...
  • Muslim MPs welcome SC order on Haj subsidies May 8, 2012

    New Delhi: Welcoming the Supreme Court order to strike down the Centre's policy of giving Haj subsidies, Muslim Members of Parliament on Tuesday sought an arrangement which will directly benefit the pilgrims and improve standards of the minority community. "The Haj subsidy of Rs 600 crore is given to Air India...
  • Hurriyat rebel axed for meeting interlocutors April 21, 2011

    Srinagar: The Centre's three interlocutors made their first contact with the moderate Hurriyat Conference in Jammu & Kashmir. The trio met the conglomerate's former chairman and Shia heavyweight Maulana Abbas Ansari. But whether or not Ansari had the endorsement of the current chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, he did take up...
  • Case of rioting filed against MIM leader Owaisi April 17, 2009

    Hyderabad: Police have filed a case against Hyderabad MP and Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) President Asaduddin Owaisi for beating up a polling agent of Telugu Desam Party (TDP) during polling on Thursday. A case of rioting was booked against him at Moghalpura police station. Owaisi, who is seeking re-election for the second...
  • Nothing communal about it: MIM gives ticket to Hindu April 1, 2009

    Hyderabad: Hyderabad's old city region is the traditional stronghold of Andhra Pradesh's most well-known minority party - the Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM). The party is led by Asadududin Owaisi. Post delimitation, the party has been forced to take an unprecedented step. It has for the first time ever, given a ticket...
  • AP docs unhappy with total immunity act December 19, 2007

    Hyderabad: Another attack on a doctor and the perpetrator of the crime could be sentenced to three years rigorous imprisonment and slapped a heavy fine for the loss of property — this what a new ordinance by the Andhra Pradesh government proposes. The state Cabinet decided to issue the ordinance after...
  • Case registered against Sania for mosque ad December 13, 2007

    Hyderabad: A case has been registered against Sania Mirza and an advertising agency in a Hyderabad court. The case charged Sania and the ad agency with trespassing on the Mecca Masjid. Sania and the agency had upset local groups by shooting for an advertisement at the mosque without taking the requisite permission...