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Asaduddin Owaisi


Post Maharashtra win, Owaisi’s MIM to contest 100 seats

March 10, 2021 4:44 pm

AIMIM has planned to contest on at least 100 Assembly seats dominated by Muslim population.

Be cautious on Muslim quota: Asaduddin Owaisi to Telangana CM 

December 04, 2018 5:53 pm

Telangana CM had said in the Assembly on Wednesday that the government would introduce the Muslim reservation Bill in the budget session.

BJP leader Hukum Singh raising Kairana migration issue for votes, says Asaduddin Owaisi

January 14, 2017 5:18 pm

AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi was addressing an election meeting at Kairana in neighbouring Shamli district

National anthem in theaters: SC verdict welcome, but will it boost patriotism? asks Owaisi

November 30, 2016 6:19 pm

The Supreme Court today directed that cinema halls across the country must play the national anthem before the screening of a film and people should stand up as a mark of respect.

Ramdev backtracks from 'beheading' statement, says it was only a response to Owaisi

April 26, 2016 3:56 pm

Addressing a press conference in New Delhi, Ramdev said insulting religions like Islam or Christianity would be as "idiotic" as Owaisi's remark.

Samajwadi party insecure: Asaduddin Owaisi

April 24, 2016 5:56 pm

AIMIM chief was denied permission by authorities to hold public meetings in Azamgarh in the wake of tension in Mubarakpur area.

Asaduddin Owaisi learns from past, plans UP visit but no ‘public gathering’, to stay ‘indoors’

April 22, 2016 4:47 am

He, however, will not address any public meeting, which would have meant seeking permission from the district administration

Come to Maharashtra, I will put a knife to your throat: Raj Thackeray challenges Owaisi

April 09, 2016 11:52 am

Before becoming the Prime Minister, Modi opposed the norms for jewellers, but is implementing the same after becoming the PM, Thackeray said.

Congress claims credit for Asaduddin Owaisi’s progress

March 30, 2016 12:00 am

To spread awareness about UPA’s flagship schemes in the state, Congress has asked each district to start a mass contact campaign from April 1.

Inside Track: Differences within

March 27, 2016 12:20 am

In Gujarat, Congress members have been supporting a group which was on a hunger fast demanding that cow be declared the national animal.


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.

Hyderabad poll violence: Owaisi granted bail

February 08, 2016 9:02 am

Hyderabad, Feb 08 (ANI): All India Majlis-e-Ittehad-ul Muslimeen (AIMIM) party president Asaduddin Owaisi was granted bail in a case filed against him by Telangana Pradesh Congress Committee (TPCC) members. Owaisi surrendered before Deputy Commissioner of Police V. Satyanarana on Monday morning. The TPCC had alleged that AIMIM workers had attacked them during the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) polls.

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.