India News | Written by Uma Sudhir | Tuesday May 5, 2015
On Sunday, Mr Owaisi was at a book release function when he publicly questioned why the Bharat Ratna was given to former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee and why LK Advani was given the Padma Vibhushan.
India News | Written by Tejas Mehta | Thursday April 23, 2015
Counting in the municipal elections in two districts of Maharashtra is nearly over with both the Shiv Sena-BJP alliance and the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) having retained their respective strongholds of Aurangabad and Navi Mumbai. Meanwhile, th...
India News | Reported by Tejas Mehta, Saurabh Gupta; Edited by Mala Das | Monday April 13, 2015
Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut today sparked a major controversy by saying in a column that Muslims in the country were suffering due to vote bank politics and that revoking their voting rights would solve their problems.
Opinion | Nalin S Kohli | Tuesday January 20, 2015
Bizarre appeals to so-called Muslim vote-bank, writes Nalin S Kohli.
India News | Reported by Uma Sudhir; edited by Mala Das | Monday January 5, 2015
A national controversy over whether Muslims and Christians are being pressured to convert to Hinduism has been amplified today by politician Asaduddin Owaisi, head of the MIM political party, headquartered in Hyderabad.
Opinion | Rana Ayyub | Monday November 24, 2014
He's quickly moving out of comfort zone of Hyderabad, writes Rana Ayyub.
South | Written by Uma Sudhir | Wednesday November 12, 2014
A leader of the Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen, a political party based in Andhra Pradesh, has been accused of allegedly sexually abusing a 14-year-old girl in the state's Anantpur district.
Assembly | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday October 20, 2014
The Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen or MIM, which made an impressive debut in the Maharashtra elections, will now focus on Karnataka, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal and other states, said party president Asaduddin Owaisi.
Elections News | NDTV.com | Wednesday April 30, 2014
All India Majlis-E-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) president Asaduddin Owaisi is seeking a third term in the Lok Sabha from Hyderabad.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday November 6, 2013
The Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) has demanded the formation of a Greater Telangana.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 14, 2013
Hyderabad MP and All India Majlis-e-Ittehad-ul-Muslimeen president Asaduddin Owaisi, his brother Chandrayangutta MLA Akbaruddin Owaisi as well as MIM MLAs Ahmed Pasha Quadri, Afsar Khan and Moazzam Khan appeared before a local court in Sangareddy on ...
South | Press Trust of India | Friday February 8, 2013
Jailed MIM legislator Akbaruddin Owaisi, his elder brother Asaduddin and four other party MLAs appeared before a court in Sangareddy on Friday in an eight-year-old case of 'preventing' government officials from doing their duties.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday February 1, 2013
The Bombay High Court has asked the city police commissioner to file an affidavit explaining the rationale behind the order prohibiting Majlis-e-Ittehadul-Muslimeen (MIM) MP Asaduddin Owaisi from addressing public meetings in Aurangabad.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 31, 2013
The Maharashtra Police on Wednesday handed over a notice to Majlis-e-Ittehadul-Muslimeen (MIM) chief and Hyderabad MP Asaduddin Owaisi, denying him permission to address a public meeting at Aurangabad in Maharashtra, police sources said.
South | Edited by Ashish Mukherjee | Thursday January 24, 2013
Asaduddin Owaisi, Lok Sabha MP from Andhra Pradesh and head of the Majlis-e-Ittehad-ul Muslimeen party, has been granted bail by a local court in Sanga Reddy. He had surrendered earlier this week and had been sent to jail in connection with a case fi...
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 23, 2013
A local court on Wednesday dismissed the bail plea of MIM chief and Hyderabad MP Asaduddin Owaisi for the second time in two days in connection with a 2005 case against him.
South | Edited by Sindhu Manjesh | Tuesday January 22, 2013
A Hyderabad court has rejected the bail plea of Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) chief and Member of Parliament Asaduddin Owaisi. He had surrendered in court yesterday in connection with a case filed against him in 2005, and had applied for bail.
South | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Monday January 21, 2013
Asaduddin Owaisi, a member of parliament from Andhra Pradesh, will spend tonight in a jail in Hyderabad. He surrendered in a court earlier today in connection with a case filed against him in 2005, and applied for bail. His petition will be heard to...
South | Reported by Uma Sudhir; Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Friday January 11, 2013
Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) leader Akbaruddin Owaisi has been sent to five-day police custody by a court in Nirmal town in Andhra Pradesh's Adilabad district. The police had sought Mr Owaisi's custody for seven days to interrogate him.
South | Reported by Uma Sudhir; edited by Shamik Ghosh | Thursday January 10, 2013
Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen chief Asaduddin Owaisi has accused the Congress government in Andhra Pradesh of being "communal" in charging his younger brother Akbaruddin Owaisi with waging war against the state under Section 121 of the Indian Penal Co...
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday January 9, 2013
Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) leader Akbaruddin Owaisi was shifted to Nirmal town in Andhra Pradesh's Adilabad district tonight after he was arrested in Hyderabad on charges of delivering a hate speech last month.
South | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Tuesday January 8, 2013
Akbaruddin Owaisi, who faces a slew of police cases for recent hate speeches, has been taken to the Gandhi Hospital in Hyderabad for medical check-up to determine whether he is fit for questioning. Mr Owaisi was scheduled to meet with the police on M...
South | Uma Sudhir | Tuesday January 8, 2013
Akbaruddin Owaisi, who faces a slew of police cases for recent hate speeches, will be examined by government doctors today who will determine whether he is fit for questioning. Mr Owaisi was scheduled to meet with the police on Monday, but claimed he...
South | Edited by Mala Das | Monday January 7, 2013
Government doctors accompanied the police for a house call on controversial politician Akbaruddin Owaisi in Hyderabad this evening. Mr Owaisi, who faces a slew of police cases for recent hate speeches, was scheduled to meet with the police today, but...