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Delhi Confidential: Articulation Speaks

March 03, 2020 2:23 am

The students told Owaisi that even though they are ideologically opposed to him, they admire him for his articulation.

Waris Pathan — Late entrant to politics, he rose to fame through TV theatrics

February 22, 2020 9:43 am

While Pathan does not have his own support base, the growing adulation among Muslim youth for the Owaisi brothers helped him win the 2014 polls. Pathan won the constituency which then had 2.7 lakh voters by polling only 25,000 votes.

BJP slams ‘silence of liberals’ over AIMIM Waris Pathan's remarks

February 22, 2020 9:44 am

BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra alleged that Waris Pathan's remarks were an indication that a conspiracy is being plotted in the name of protests against the amended citizenship law.

Malegaon marks Republic Day with Preamble readings, rallies

January 27, 2020 11:11 am

The largest gathering was at Fateh Maidan, home to Malegaon’s tallest politician, socialist leader and former minister late Nihal Ahmad. His wife Sajida Ahmad said the repeated recitation of the Preamble was an attempt to keep the Constitution alive.

After houses, vehicles set ablaze in Telangana town, blame-game between BJP, AIMIM

January 13, 2020 10:12 pm

BJP's Karimnagar MP Bandi Sanjay said the Bhainsa violence was a result of anti-CAA protests, and urged the "Hindu society to unite and retaliate".

3 AIMIM leaders booked after police stop ‘outsiders’ from entering mosque

December 01, 2019 7:49 am

The row erupted on Friday noon when policemen stopped a group of people from entering the Police Lines. As people protested, police had ordered to not allow outsiders to visit the religious places on the campus.

Owaisi sees red over Mamata Banerjee's 'extremists among minorities' remark at AIMIM

November 19, 2019 3:59 pm

Owaisi hit back at the chief minister saying: "Our fight is for justice. If this reminds the CM of extremism, then extremism is that she allowed the BJP to win 18 Lok Sabha seats."

AIMIM's victory 'dangerous' for Bihar: Giriraj Singh on Kishanganj bypoll

October 25, 2019 9:57 pm

Singh's comments, however, did not go down well with the BJP's state ally JD(U).

In first-ever win in Hindi belt, AIMIM grabs Kishanganj assembly seat

October 24, 2019 5:55 pm

AIMIM had contested from six constituencies in the 2015 assembly elections when it drew a blank, polling only 36,000 votes in total. In the last Lok Sabha elections, however, AIMIM’s Akhtarul Iman had put up a spirited fight from the seat but lost to Congress’s Alam by a narrow margin.

Reality of our times no one stands for Muslims’ empowerment: AIMIM MP Imtiaz Jaleel

September 26, 2019 4:30 am

Aurangabad MP Imtiaz Jaleel speaks to The Indian Express about his party’s poll prospects, the status of Muslims in Indian polity and why its attempt at striking a Dalit-Muslim political front came unstuck.


Imposing sedition charges on Kanhaiya is condemnable: Owaisi

February 17, 2016 2:14 pm

Hyderabad, Feb 17 (ANI): All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) leader Asaduddin Owaisi on Wednesday reacted over the JNU incident by saying that the raising anti-national slogans were objectionable but imposing sedition charge is condemnable. He also asked the Centre to probe the attack on journalists.

Owaisi for strong action against Hyderabad University

January 19, 2016 6:31 am

Hyderabad, Jan 19 (ANI): All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) president Asaduddin Owaisi on Tuesday condemned the Dalit scholar’s suicide in the University of Hyderabad. He said the incident indicated that campus politics was no more a place for the decent. He added that the vice-chancellor should realise that it was because of him, that a youth was compelled to take such a big step. One of the five dalit scholars, expelled from the University of Hyderabad 12 days ago, hanged himself to death on Sunday.

Swamy's remark 'a question on judiciary': Owaisi

January 07, 2016 1:14 pm

Hyderabad/New Delhi, Jan 07 (ANI): All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) leader Asaduddin Owaisi on Thursday said the statement of BJP leader Subramanian Swamy on Ram Temple is surprising and is a question mark on the independence of the judiciary. He emphasised that such statement can mislead the people of the country. Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Majeed Memon too contradicted over Swamy's remark and said that he himself is acquainted with Court's procedure and therefore he should not have made such baseless comments. Communist Party of India (CPI-M) leader Sitaram Yechury accused the Centre and said that Ram Temple is the political agenda of this government and the RSS.

Academic institutions should not be used for sensitive discussions

January 07, 2016 10:29 am

Delhi/Hyderabad, Jan 07 (ANI): Communist Party of India (Marxist) leader Sitaram Yechury on Thursday slammed the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) over the Ram Janam Bhoomi event, which is scheduled to be held in Delhi University, saying that educational institutions should not be involved in sensitive issues such as these. All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) leader Asaduddin Owaisi said that academic institutions should not be used for such discussions. He added that the Vice-Chancellor of Delhi University should not have given the permission to speak on a sensitive issue like Ram Janam Bhoomi.