Muslim leader

Mahatma Gandhi didn't approve of forcing someone to say 'Jai Hind': Rajmohan Gandhi

Commenting on the controversy over AIMIM leader Asaduddin Owaisi's refusal to say 'Bharat Mata Ki Jai', Mahatma Gandhi's grandson Rajmohan Gandhi on Friday said the father of the nation was against forcing people to shout patriotic slogans.

Mar 18, 2016, 23:19 PM IST
If you want beef then vote for AIMIM: Asaduddin Owaisi to voters in Hyderabad

If you want beef then vote for AIMIM: Asaduddin Owaisi to voters in Hyderabad

In yet another controversial statement, Muslim leader and the All India Majlis-e-Ittehad-ul Muslimeen (AIMIM) chief Asaduddin Owaisi lured voters here by playing up the 'beef politics'.

Jan 25, 2016, 19:02 PM IST
Keep your mouth shut, Islamic State tells Asaduddin Owaisi

Keep your mouth shut, Islamic State tells Asaduddin Owaisi

The Hyderabad MP told media that he has been warned by the ISIS terror group on Twitter to keep his mouth shut.

Jan 07, 2016, 13:31 PM IST
Cow milk party: Prominent Muslim leader appeals to community not to consume beef

Cow milk party: Prominent Muslim leader appeals to community not to consume beef

To send a message of social harmony, a cow milk party was on Saturday organised here during which a prominent Muslim leader asked people of his community not to consume beef for peace and harmony in the country.

Oct 17, 2015, 22:46 PM IST

British Muslims blame jihadi subculture after beheading video

A British Muslim leader called for action on Thursday to tackle a jihadi sub-culture after an Islamic State video showed a suspected Briton beheading U.S. journalist James Foley, held hostage in Syria.

Aug 22, 2014, 05:12 AM IST

Sri Lankan Muslim leader warns of radicalisation after clashes

Sri Lanka`s Muslim minority could become radicalised and turn to foreign Islamic groups for support because of violent attacks on them by Buddhist hardliners, the island nation`s main Muslim leader and justice minister said on Friday.

Jul 12, 2014, 02:24 AM IST

Clashes in Nigeria`s Kano over naming of religious leader

Clashes broke out in Nigeria`s second-biggest city on Monday as hundreds of supporters of the newly appointed emir of Kano battled with backers of his main rival for the key post.

Jun 09, 2014, 20:43 PM IST

Religion used in politics as easy route to power: Muslim leader

Religion is being used in politics as an easy route to power and political parties in India are not secular, a leader of a prominent Muslim organisation said.

Dec 05, 2013, 21:20 PM IST

Muslim leader expelled from BKU

A Muslim leader of the Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) was expelled from the outfit allegedly for anti-organisation activities, fuelling speculation of a rift within the union following the recent communal riots here.

Nov 07, 2013, 13:51 PM IST

Muslim leader in Aus slammed for taking oath on Quran

Dozens of messages were reportedly posted on Facebook when Prime Minister`s new Parliamentary Secretary, Ed Husic, took oath on Quran, instead of holy Bible.

Jul 02, 2013, 13:36 PM IST

Paswan loses another Muslim leader

Ramvilas Paswan on Tuesday
received a setback with its Rajya Sabha member Sabir Ali
resigning from the party.

Nov 08, 2011, 21:45 PM IST

Nepal Muslim leader shot dead

The attack made the red-faced Maoist-led government shuffle the police administration immediately.

Sep 26, 2011, 19:11 PM IST

Sect not behind all violence: Nigerian leader

Nigeria`s top Muslim leader has urged authorities to stop blaming an Islamist sect for all violence.

Jul 30, 2011, 15:00 PM IST

Burqa ban makes big deal of non-issue: Muslim leader

France is the first country in Europe to apply a ban on the wearing of burqa.

Apr 13, 2011, 11:44 AM IST

Top Muslim leader dies in China`s Xinjiang

Mahemuti, the mullah of the Hantenggeli Mosque, died from heart disease.

Dec 19, 2010, 16:13 PM IST

Afzal should be punished, says Muslim leader

Parliament attack case convict
Afzal Guru, who is on death row, should be punished as decided
by the judicial system of the country, a top leader of a
prominent Muslim organisation said today.

Jul 11, 2010, 22:36 PM IST

Jamaica Muslim leader worries about radical cleric

The head of Jamaica`s Muslim community expressed alarm on Wednesday over the pending return of a radical cleric who served time in a British prison for urging the killing of Americans, Christians, Hindus and Jews.

Jan 07, 2010, 11:27 AM IST