AIMIM

  • Owaisi slams Sanjay Raut, says no one can take away voting rights of Muslims 4 days ago

    AIMIM President Asaduddin Owaisi has slammed Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut for demanding the revocation of voting rights of Muslims. Owaisi said no one can take away the voting rights of Muslims. He also asked the Centre to clarify its stand on Sanjay Raut's remark. "No one can take away...
  • India can ill-afford Shiv Sena and Owaisis agenda of communal hatred 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut's statement advocating the disenfranchisement of Muslims in India comes as no shock to me. And just as I have moved the National Commission for Minorities and Election Commission of India to act against his hate speech BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj, who advocated Hindu...
  • After Togadia, MIM leader Owaisi banned from entering Bengaluru February 20, 2015

    Bengaluru: City Police Commissioner has imposed prohibitory orders banning Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen President Asaduddin Owaisi from entering the city a week from Thursday, days before his party was to hold a public meeting. In his order, Commissioner MN Reddi has also prohibited him from participating or speaking at any public meeting or...
  • BJP's Sadhvi Prachi hits out at Owaisi, asks him to accept Hindu identity or go to Pakistan January 13, 2015

    New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party leader Sadhvi Prachi hit back at All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen's Asaduddin Owaisi and said that all Indians are Hindus and if he cannot accept it, he must move to Pakistan. Sadhvi Prachi said, "Every child born in India is a Hindu. Owaisi's father was born in...
  • MIM stuns all with two unexpected victories in the Maharashtra assembly elections October 19, 2014

    Mumbai: The Hyderabad-based Majli-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) on Sunday notched three stunning victories in the Maharashtra assembly polls and was leading in a fourth constituency. Bagging 25,314 votes, MIM's Warish Yusuf Pathan won from Byculla in Mumbai, trouncing BJP strongman Madhukar G Chavan and Akhil Bharatiya Sena's Geeta Gawli. MIM's Imtiyaz Jalik was...
  • Is Andhra bifurcation creating trouble for Owaisi in Hyderabad? April 22, 2014

    AIMIM leader and two-time MP from Hyderabad Akbaruddin Owaisi is on a campaign trail. The seat will go to polls on April 24. It is to be seen whether bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh has brought new challenges for his party in Hyderabad or not?...
  • Corruption has sullied BJP's image with or without BSY: Dr Sandeep Shastri on K'taka civic polls March 11, 2013

    Eminent social scientist and analyst Dr Sandeep Shastri joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on the Karnataka civic polls. Q. What will be the impact on next Assembly elections? Asked by: raja A. Raja, these elections clearly indicate a trend in urban Karnataka. The Congress appears to have...
  • 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: 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...
  • Assam: 'Muslims being systematically targeted' July 28, 2012

    New Delhi: AIMIM leader and Congress MP Asaduddin Owaisi on Saturday came out strongly against the ongoing violence in the Kokrajhar and surrounding regions in Assam saying that Muslims were being systematically targeted in the state. "We want a CBI inquiry into all that has happened. Muslims have been systematically targeted...
  • Poll panel for stern action against Owaisi April 18, 2009

    Hyderabad: The Election Commission has taken a serious note of the rioting case involving All India MajliseIttehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) President Asaduddin Owaisi seeking reelection from Hyderabad Lok Sabha constituency during polling on Thursday. State Chief Elector Officer IV Subba Rao said in Hyderabad that the police have been instructed to register...
  • Bandh paralyses life in Hyderabad May 19, 2007

    Hyderabad: The bandh called by the All India MujliseIttehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) to protest the bomb blast at the historical Mecca Masjid that left 14 people dead and more than 50 injured has affected the normal life in Hyderabad. The blast took place on Friday afternoon when thousands of devotees had gathered...