Muzaffarnagar riots work of criminals: Azam Khan

 Muzaffarnagar riots and other incidents of violence in the state were "not communal" but work of criminals, Uttar Pradesh Minister Azam Khan has said.

Waqf board row: Shia cleric alleges Azam Khan was expelled from AMU over misconduct

Prominent Shia cleric Maulana Kalbe Jawwad has fired a fresh salvo at Uttar Pradesh minister Azam Khan alleging that the latter was expelled from the Aligarh Muslim University in 1975 for forcibly trying to enter female ward at a hospital.

Azam intensifies attack on Shia cleric Kalbe Jawwad, calls him `blackmailer`

Apparently peeved at the postponement of Shia Central Waqf Board elections by the UP govt, Mohd Azam Khan intensified his attack on prominent cleric Maulana Kalbe Jawwad.

Prominent Shia cleric demands CBI probe into Azam Khan`s assets

Prominent Shia cleric Kalbe Jawwad on Sunday demanded a CBI probe into the assets of SP leader and UP Minister Azam Khan.

No SP man in Shia Waqf Board: Azam Khan

Accused of meddling in affairs of Shia Waqf Board, Uttar Pradesh minister Azam Khan on Saturday said elections of the Board were being held as per the law and not a single member was associated with the Samajwadi Party.

Shias in UP seek Azam Khan`s removal

The Shias here have asked Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav to clear ambiguities in Waqf Board appointments, allegedly been done at the behest of Urban Development and Wakf Minister Azam Khan.

Azam Khan blames RSS for UP clashes

Uttar Pradesh Minister Azam Khan on Sunday indirectly took aim at the Hindu outfit RSS for the clashes in the state, saying plans to "jeopardise" the peace in UP was being done in Nagpur, the outfit`s headquarters.

Protest was held to please BJP: Azam Khan

UP Waqf Minister Azam Khan has alleged that the protest held outside his residence in Lucknow was an attempt to please BJP.

One dead as Shia protest in Lucknow turns violent, cleric blames Azam Khan

One person died and several others were injured when a protest by members of Shia community headed towards the house of Uttar Pradesh Waqf Minister Mohd Azam Khan turned violent on Friday.

`Politics of hatred` dangerous for society: Azam

Uttar Pradesh Cabinet Minister Mohd Azam Khan on Sunday alleged that BJP was indulging in "politics of hatred" and termed the sort of politics as "dangerous for the country and the society".

After protests, Azam Khan calls for shifting of party offices

In a veiled attack on BJP opposition, SP leader Azam Khan Tuesday termed the protest at the state assembly as "shameful" and suggested that offices of political parties in the vicinity of it be shifted to prevent any such further incident.

BJP govt will `destroy` economy within 5 years: Azam Khan

Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan on Saturday flayed Narendra Modi government over alleged misgovernance and inflation, saying that the BJP regime will "destroy" the country`s economy within five years.

BJP creating drought hype to cover up price rise: Azam

BJP is creating hype of a drought-like situation in the country to cover up the increase in costs of essential commodities and rail fare or any other price rise in the future, Uttar Pradesh Minister Mohammad Azam Khan said on Tuesday.

Azam Khan says Muslims contributed to Modi`s victory, proved they are secular

Suggesting that Muslims have contributed to Narendra Modi`s victory in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, SP leader Azam Khan, who had indulged in a vitriolic attack on the BJP leader, said they had proved that they were a "secular" community.

FIR against 10 persons for burning effigy of EC

An FIR has been registered against 10 persons for burning an effigy of the Election Commission to protest against the poll body`s ban on rallies of SP leader Mohd Azam Khan in UP.

If Narendra Modi can`t keep Giriraj Singh quiet, he has no right to be PM: Azam Khan

Senior UP Minister and Samajwadi Party`s known Muslim face Azam Khan on Wednesday hit out at both BJP leaders Narendra Modi and Giriraj Singh for the latter’s controversial remarks linking a particular community with terrorism.

EC is helping BJP in Lok Sabha polls: Azam Khan

Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan on Sunday reportedly accused the Election Commission of helping Bharatiya Janata Party in the Lok Sabha elections.

Declare me PM candidate if Modi is truly secular: Azam Khan

UP Minister Azam Khan took a dig at BJP`s PM candidate Narendra Modi`s attempts to play the secular card, saying if Modi was truly secular, he (Azam) should be named the prime ministerial candidate.

Election Commission biased against Azam Khan: Muslim body

Accusing the Election Commission of being biased against Azam Khan, a local Muslim body has demanded President Pranab Mukherjee to intervene in the matter and withdraw the ban against the SP leader.

EC lifting ban on Shah will strengthen communal forces: Azam

Samajwadi Party leader Mohd Azam Khan Monday said Election Commission decision to lift ban on BJP leader Amit Shah will "strengthen communal forces and weaken democracy".