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  • Can Narendra Modi reach out to minorities? May 17, 2014

    MIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi said that Narendra Modi has not done much for Muslims for the 2002 riots in his own state. ...
  • Election Yatra: Battle for 17 LS, 119 Assembly seats in Telangana April 22, 2014

    Hundreds of candidates are in the fray for the 17 Lok Sabha seats and 119 Assembly seats in Telangana. Elections in Telangana are scheduled for April 30. CNN-IBN's Preeti Singh visits various places in Hyderabad to find out the views of the voters on the candidates from their constituencies. ...
  • Owaisi asks his supporters not to watch Salman Khan's 'Jai Ho' January 24, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Salman Khan, who recently met Gujarat Chief Minister and BJP Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi during the kite flying festival in Ahmadabad, has been criticised by Hyderabad MP Asaduddin Owaisi. Unhappy with Salman meeting Modi where he referred to Modi as a good man, Owaisi has now urged...
  • GoM on Telangana starts; BJP, MIM, CPI back new state November 12, 2013

    New Delhi: The Group of Ministers (GoM) headed by Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde has started the consultation process on Telangana. The GoM has already met three political parties BJP, MIM and CPI from Andhra Pradesh. The MIM led by Hyderabad MP Asaduddin Owaisi urged the Centre to include two...
  • MIM opposes proposal of Hyderabad as UT, pitches for unified Andhra November 6, 2013

    The MajliseIttehadul Muslimeen (MIM) has strongly opposed the idea of making Hyderabad a Union Territory on the lines of Chandigarh, in the event of bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh even as the party again made a strong pitch for a unified state. "We cannot accept Hyderabad as a Union Territory. We are...
  • Congress may not get any electoral benefit from Telangana: MIM August 1, 2013

    MIM which had vehemently opposed the creation of a separate state of Telangana said the Congress may not get any electoral benefit from it. MIM leader Asaduddin Owaisi said, "Fallout of this decision will be immense in those 25 seats and I hope Congress leadership must have kept that in...
  • Division of Andhra Pradesh will benefit MIM and BJP: R Rajagopalan July 30, 2013

    Is the struggle for statehood for Telangana reaching a decisive phase? Or will the Indian political class keep the issue in a limbo? Political analyst and 'Vaartha' bureau chief R Rajagopalan joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on the issue. Q. Is appending two districts of Rayalaseema to Telangana for political...
  • Asaduddin Owaisi detained for organising rally without permission March 2, 2013

    Bangalore: MIM MP Asaduddin Owaisi was on Saturday detained by the Karnataka police in Bidar for allegedly organising a rally without permission. The police also claim that Owaisi was carrying a weapon. The MP, who was later released, has been asked to submit his gun license details. If he fails to produce...
  • We need better intelligence and surveillance capability: Dr Jayaprakash Narayan February 22, 2013

    Why is Hyderabad being targeted repeatedly over the last one decade? Dr Jayaprakash Narayan, President, Lok Satta Party joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on the issue. Q. We lacking system which punishes terrorists severely, they do not fear taking chances again and again against India, Why can't our govt be...
  • MIM chief appeals for peace, says challenging time for people in Hyderabad February 22, 2013

    MIM president Asaduddin Owaisi condemned the blasts in Hyderabad and said those responsible should be apprehended. Owaisi said it was a challenging time for people in Hyderabad. ...
  • Hate speech: Akbaruddin Owaisi released from jail February 16, 2013

    Adilabad: After spending 38 days in a local prison, All India MajliseIttehadul Muslimeen legislator Akbaruddin Owaisi, who is facing charges of sedition and waging war against the nation for his "hate speech", was released on bail on Saturday. Owaisi had been granted bail by two separate courts in Nirmal and...
  • Hate speech: Owaisi gets bail in Nizamabad case February 15, 2013

    Nizamabad (AP): A local court on Friday granted bail to MIM legislator Akbaruddin Owaisi in connection with a hate speech case registered against him. The First Additional District Magistrate (ADM) court in Nizamabad town allowed the bail plea of Owaisi on the condition that he would cooperate with the investigation...
  • Hate speech: Court to record Owaisi's voice sample February 12, 2013

    Hyderabad: An Adilabad court will record the voice sample of MIM leader Akbaruddin Owaisi on Tuesday who has been charged for making inflammatory speeches in December 2012 and has been in jail since January 9. Forensic experts had on February 5 recorded Owaisi's voice in a court, which had also extended...
  • 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...
  • Hate speech: Owaisi's custodial interrogation begins February 1, 2013

    Hyderabad: The Nizamabad police is interrogating MIM legislator Akbaruddin Owaisi on February 1, facing sedition charges for his alleged "hate speech" in December last year, police said. Akbaruddin, who is in judicial remand and lodged at the Adilabad district jail, was brought to Nizamabad town this morning and was being...
  • 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...
  • Hate speech: Owaisi's judicial remand extended till Feb 5 January 22, 2013

    Nirmal: A local court on Tuesday extended till February 5 the judicial remand of MIM legislator Akbaruddin Owaisi, accused of sedition and criminal conspiracy for his "hate speech." The MajliseIttehadul Muslimeen (MIM) leader, who is presently lodged in Adilabad District Jail since his arrest on January 8 by Nirmal Police...
  • 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,...
  • 2005 protest case: Asaduddin Owaisi surrenders before court January 21, 2013

    Hyderabad: All India MajliseIttehadul Muslimeen MP Asaduddin Owaisi on Monday surrendered before court in connection with the 2005 protest case. Later on, he applied for a bail. Owaisi, along with his brother Akbaruddin and other MIM MLAs, had in 2005 obstructed a road widening project in the Medak district and threatened...
  • 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...
  • Adilabad: Police question Owaisi in hate speech case January 12, 2013

    Adilabad: Police on Saturday began the interrogation of MajliseIttehadul Muslimeen (MIM) MLA Akbaruddin Owaisi, booked for alleged sedition and criminal conspiracy for his "hate speech", a day after getting his fiveday custody from a court in Adilabad in Andhra Pradesh. Nirmal town police in Adilabad district, who had registered a case...
  • News 360: Govt considers Kelkar panel report, fuel price may be hiked January 11, 2013

    Petroleum And Natural Gas Minister Veerappa Moily Moily on Friday said that a hike in diesel and LPG prices could be announced soon. ...
  • 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...
  • Hyderabad: Owaisi's aides clash with media, policemen January 11, 2013

    Hyderabad: MajliseIttehadul Muslimeen (MIM) supporters and close aides of party MLA Akbaruddin Owaisi, who has been charged with sedition, criminal conspiracy and other charges for making a "hate speech", clashed with policemen and media persons in Old City of Hyderabad on Friday. Police had to resort to firing tear gas shells...
  • There is every possibility that Hyderabad turns into one more Kashmir valley: K Nageshwar January 10, 2013

    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. Political analyst & independent member of Andhra Pradesh legislative council K Nageshwar shared his perspective in an interaction with IBNLive readers. Q....
  • 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...
  • Newsmaker of the Day: Asaduddin Owaisi January 9, 2013

    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. ...