Asaduddin Owaisi

Being targeted under Narendra Modi govt only because we are Muslims, alleges Owaisi

Being targeted under Narendra Modi govt only because we are Muslims, alleges Owaisi

In view of the incident in Rajasthan where a man was burnt to death in an alleged case of 'love jihad', All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen President Asaduddin Owaisi said Muslims are being targeted in the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government.

Dec 10, 2017, 12:55 PM IST
Babri case can't be decided on 'aastha': Asaduddin Owaisi

Babri case can't be decided on 'aastha': Asaduddin Owaisi

MIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi has said that the title suit of the Babri Masjid can be decided only on the basis of evidence and not on `aastha` (faith) as the Sangh Parivar is demanding.

Dec 04, 2017, 16:42 PM IST
Owaisi opposes triple talaq bill, calls for Muslim unity to protect 'shariat'

Owaisi opposes triple talaq bill, calls for Muslim unity to protect 'shariat'

Strongly opposing the proposed legislation on triple talaq, MIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Saturday called for unity among Indian Muslims to protect the `shariat`.

Dec 02, 2017, 14:39 PM IST
AIMIM to contest 2018 Karnataka Assembly polls: Asaduddin Owai

AIMIM to contest 2018 Karnataka Assembly polls: Asaduddin Owai

If we are silent, our identity will be wiped out from Indian politics, Owaisi said. 

Nov 29, 2017, 11:46 AM IST
Ram temple issue: Asaduddin Owaisi says RSS playing with fire with obnoxious comments

Ram temple issue: Asaduddin Owaisi says RSS playing with fire with obnoxious comments

AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Friday accused the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) of 'playing with fire' on the issue of Ram temple with its 'obnoxious' statements.

Nov 24, 2017, 19:38 PM IST
NDA govt delayed Winter Session to avoid discussion on GST, Rafale deal: Owaisi

NDA govt delayed Winter Session to avoid discussion on GST, Rafale deal: Owaisi

AIMIM leader Asaduddin Owaisi had alleged that the ruling BJP wanted to avoid discussion on GST, demonetisation and Rafale deal.

Nov 23, 2017, 19:45 PM IST
Lord Ram's 'kamaal': Akhilesh Yadav on Yogi Adityanath weilding broom at Taj Mahal

Lord Ram's 'kamaal': Akhilesh Yadav on Yogi Adityanath weilding broom at Taj Mahal

The SP chief took a swipe at UP CM's cleanliness drive on Thursday 
 

Oct 26, 2017, 15:29 PM IST
Sweep party's mind, not Taj Mahal: Owaisi on Adityanath's cleanliness drive at Agra

Sweep party's mind, not Taj Mahal: Owaisi on Adityanath's cleanliness drive at Agra

As Yogi Adityanath swept the parking lot outside Taj Mahal on Thursday, AIMIM president Asaduddin Owaisi couldn't help but take a dig at Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister.

Oct 26, 2017, 14:55 PM IST
Sangeet Som's ignorance of history is really monumental: Javed Akhtar on Taj Mahal controversy

Sangeet Som's ignorance of history is really monumental: Javed Akhtar on Taj Mahal controversy

Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan described Rashtrapati Bhavan as a sign of slavery.

Oct 17, 2017, 21:53 PM IST
Taj Mahal a symbol of love not worship, Mughal rulers were aiyaash: Shia Waqf Board chairman

Taj Mahal a symbol of love not worship, Mughal rulers were aiyaash: Shia Waqf Board chairman

Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath on Tuesday said the Taj Mahal is an important tourist draw and it was immaterial who built it and for what reason.

Oct 17, 2017, 16:32 PM IST

Exclusive interview with Asaduddin Owaisi on Taj Mahal statement controversy

Exclusive interview with Asaduddin Owaisi on the Taj Mahal statement controversy.

Oct 16, 2017, 19:28 PM IST
Traitors built Red Fort too, will Narendra Modi stop hoisting flag there: Asaduddin Owaisi

Traitors built Red Fort too, will Narendra Modi stop hoisting flag there: Asaduddin Owaisi

BJP leader Sangeet Som was trolled on Twitter on Monday over his controversial comment calling the Taj Mahal a "blot" on Indian culture and history.

Oct 16, 2017, 19:07 PM IST
Why can't PM Narendra Modi accept Rohingya Muslim refugees as his brothers: Asaduddin Owaisi

Why can't PM Narendra Modi accept Rohingya Muslim refugees as his brothers: Asaduddin Owaisi

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres wants Rohingya refugees helped "regardless of politics".

Sep 15, 2017, 10:42 AM IST
BJP reacts to Owaisi's statement over Centre's directive to universities to host 'patriotic' rock bands

BJP reacts to Owaisi's statement over Centre's directive to universities to host 'patriotic' rock bands

In a reply to All India Majlis-e-Ittehad-ul Muslimeen (AIMIM) president Asaduddin Owaisi`s statement on directing the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) and central universities to host rock bands that would sing patriotic songs on the campuses, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday said that people with extreme view point and insecurities tend to oppose anything that comes up in terms of national interest.

Aug 30, 2017, 07:01 AM IST
What Asaduddin Owaisi has to say about SC verdict on triple talaq

What Asaduddin Owaisi has to say about SC verdict on triple talaq

Owaisi said the AIMPLB would be meeting in Bhopal early next month and take a view on the apex court judgement.

Aug 22, 2017, 16:39 PM IST

Working on plan to beat Asaduddin Owaisi in Hyderabad Lok Sabha seat: BJP

As part of the "Mission 80" strategy, the BJP is eyeing to win 80 of the total 119 Assembly seats and 15 out of 17 Lok Sabha constituencies in the elections, due in 2019, Telangana BJP spokesperson Krishna Saagar Rao said.

Aug 21, 2017, 15:50 PM IST
Ruckus after AIMIM corporators refuse to stand up for Vande Mataram in Maharashtra civic body

Ruckus after AIMIM corporators refuse to stand up for Vande Mataram in Maharashtra civic body

AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi had termed the compulsion of singing Vande Mataram as ‘unconstitutional’.

Aug 19, 2017, 14:05 PM IST
Mosques can't be handed over just because clerics say so: AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi

Mosques can't be handed over just because clerics say so: AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi

"Masjids cannot be given just bcos 1 Maulana says so, Allah is the owner not a Maulana once a Masjid always a Masjid," Asaduddin Owaisi tweeted.

 

Aug 14, 2017, 12:42 PM IST
Know what Asaduddin Owaisi has to say on split within Bihar's Mahagathbandhan

Know what Asaduddin Owaisi has to say on split within Bihar's Mahagathbandhan

Nitish Kumar walked out of the mahagathbandhan after RJD chief Lalu Yadav categorically said there was no chance of Tejashwi Yadav resigning over the corruption charges.

Jul 27, 2017, 17:42 PM IST
Asaduddin Owaisi pitches for heritage tag for Hyderabad city; BJP, TRS support

Asaduddin Owaisi pitches for heritage tag for Hyderabad city; BJP, TRS support

The UNESCO on Saturday declared Ahmedabad as the world heritage city. It is the first city in India to get the tag.

Jul 10, 2017, 16:21 PM IST